Period
to 17 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > South East
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 142 83
Rank change year-on-year +63 -59 -24
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 984 679 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.78% 2.30% 3.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.60% 8.81% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 705 555 883
South East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,483 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,236 7,710 7,996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.77% 26.16% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5,269 6,007 6,475
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -2.22%
10th Percentile £26,289 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +0.11%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in the South East

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in the South East.

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in the South East

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in the South East over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in the South East

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +80 287 £52,500 +13.51% 30
Thames Valley +36 260 £55,000 - 38
Hampshire +48 232 £45,000 +12.50% 45
Berkshire +1 153 £65,000 +8.33% 21
West Sussex +70 127 £57,250 +27.22% 15
Buckinghamshire +43 90 £45,500 +1.11% 13
Kent -29 30 £42,750 +25.74% 8
East Sussex -9 21 £55,000 - 5
Oxfordshire +21 17 £75,000 +33.33% 4
M4 Corridor - 8 - -
Home Counties - 3 £30,000 -
Middlesex -4 2 £44,000 +39.68% 1
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 785 (79.78%) Cisco
2 594 (60.37%) CCNP
3 518 (52.64%) CCNA
4 467 (47.46%) Firewall
5 311 (31.61%) Data Centre
6 295 (29.98%) WAN
7 275 (27.95%) Juniper
8 254 (25.81%) LAN
9 234 (23.78%) VMware
10 220 (22.36%) Windows
11 203 (20.63%) Microsoft
11 203 (20.63%) Network Security
12 201 (20.43%) Azure
12 201 (20.43%) CCIE
13 192 (19.51%) BGP
14 182 (18.50%) MPLS
15 181 (18.39%) CheckPoint
16 179 (18.19%) Palo Alto
17 177 (17.99%) ITIL
18 174 (17.68%) Presales
19 173 (17.58%) Cisco ASA
20 170 (17.28%) OSPF
21 167 (16.97%) Linux
22 164 (16.67%) VPN
23 152 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
24 150 (15.24%) TCP/IP
25 149 (15.14%) Microsoft Certification
25 149 (15.14%) Wireless
26 136 (13.82%) AWS
27 129 (13.11%) Security Cleared

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 30 (3.05%) MS Exchange
3 21 (2.13%) Skype for Business
4 15 (1.52%) IIS
5 8 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.51%) Confluence
7 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.30%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.20%) Apache
10 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (2.34%) MS Visio
2 16 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.20%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 201 (20.43%) Azure
2 136 (13.82%) AWS
3 45 (4.57%) Office 365
4 28 (2.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 12 (1.22%) SaaS
6 11 (1.12%) IaaS
7 10 (1.02%) PaaS
8 8 (0.81%) GCP
9 4 (0.41%) G Suite
10 3 (0.30%) GitHub
11 2 (0.20%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 467 (47.46%) Firewall
2 295 (29.98%) WAN
3 254 (25.81%) LAN
4 203 (20.63%) Network Security
5 192 (19.51%) BGP
6 182 (18.50%) MPLS
7 173 (17.58%) Cisco ASA
8 170 (17.28%) OSPF
9 164 (16.67%) VPN
10 150 (15.24%) TCP/IP
11 149 (15.14%) Wireless
12 121 (12.30%) Cisco Nexus
13 114 (11.59%) DNS
14 82 (8.33%) VLAN
15 81 (8.23%) DHCP
16 70 (7.11%) Internet
17 67 (6.81%) VoIP
18 62 (6.30%) HSRP
18 62 (6.30%) IPsec
19 58 (5.89%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (5.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.61%) MySQL
3 5 (0.51%) Geospatial Data
4 4 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.10%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (0.10%) Big Data
7 1 (0.10%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.10%) Redis
7 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 10 (1.02%) JIRA
2 7 (0.71%) Jenkins
2 7 (0.71%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.61%) SonarQube
4 5 (0.51%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.30%) Ant
5 3 (0.30%) Maven
6 2 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.10%) GitLab
7 1 (0.10%) GoCD
7 1 (0.10%) Metasploit
General
1 92 (9.35%) Telecoms
2 80 (8.13%) Finance
3 56 (5.69%) Banking
4 30 (3.05%) Aerospace
4 30 (3.05%) German Language
4 30 (3.05%) Italian Language
5 24 (2.44%) Public Sector
6 14 (1.42%) Retail
7 11 (1.12%) Military
8 8 (0.81%) Back Office
9 6 (0.61%) Advertising
10 5 (0.51%) Electronics
11 4 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.41%) Marketing
11 4 (0.41%) Police
12 3 (0.30%) Games
12 3 (0.30%) Law
13 2 (0.20%) Legal
14 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.10%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 461 (46.85%) Network Engineer
2 133 (13.52%) Consultant
3 104 (10.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 103 (10.47%) Architect
5 101 (10.26%) Security Engineer
6 76 (7.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 75 (7.62%) Support Engineer
8 74 (7.52%) Senior Network Engineer
9 63 (6.40%) Network Security Engineer
10 54 (5.49%) NOC Engineer
11 43 (4.37%) Network Consultant
12 42 (4.27%) Solutions Consultant
13 41 (4.17%) Security Consultant
14 40 (4.07%) Network Support
15 39 (3.96%) Analyst
16 35 (3.56%) Network Architect
17 32 (3.25%) IT Engineer
17 32 (3.25%) Network Support Engineer
17 32 (3.25%) Senior Consultant
18 30 (3.05%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.24%) LDAP
2 17 (1.73%) Web Services
3 13 (1.32%) 802.1X
4 3 (0.30%) XMPP
5 2 (0.20%) .NET
5 2 (0.20%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (0.20%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 311 (31.61%) Data Centre
2 108 (10.98%) Management Information System
3 48 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (4.17%) Public Cloud
5 26 (2.64%) Driving Licence
6 24 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 24 (2.44%) Wiki
7 18 (1.83%) PKI
8 17 (1.73%) BBC
9 16 (1.63%) e-Learning
10 13 (1.32%) Clustering
10 13 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
11 11 (1.12%) Private Cloud
12 10 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (0.91%) Security Operations Centre
14 5 (0.51%) Digital TV
14 5 (0.51%) Greenfield Project
15 4 (0.41%) Enterprise Cloud
15 4 (0.41%) Fibre Optics
15 4 (0.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 220 (22.36%) Windows
2 167 (16.97%) Linux
3 111 (11.28%) Windows Server
4 72 (7.32%) Unix
5 39 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (3.05%) CentOS
7 21 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (2.03%) Debian
9 19 (1.93%) Windows 7
10 16 (1.63%) Windows 10
11 10 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.61%) Solaris
13 4 (0.41%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.30%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.30%) VMS
15 1 (0.10%) Check Point GAiA
15 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (17.99%) ITIL
2 174 (17.68%) Presales
3 113 (11.48%) Problem-Solving
4 112 (11.38%) Information Security
5 93 (9.45%) Load Balancing
6 89 (9.04%) Project Delivery
7 78 (7.93%) Network Design
8 71 (7.22%) Network Monitoring
9 70 (7.11%) Configuration Management
10 68 (6.91%) Mentoring
11 67 (6.81%) Incident Management
12 50 (5.08%) IT Strategy
12 50 (5.08%) Problem Management
13 48 (4.88%) Business Continuity
13 48 (4.88%) Cybersecurity
13 48 (4.88%) TOGAF
14 47 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
15 45 (4.57%) PRINCE2
15 45 (4.57%) Service Delivery
16 42 (4.27%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 50 (5.08%) SQL
2 34 (3.46%) Python
3 29 (2.95%) PowerShell
4 24 (2.44%) C
5 15 (1.52%) Java
6 12 (1.22%) C#
7 10 (1.02%) Perl
8 9 (0.91%) C++
9 6 (0.61%) Ada
9 6 (0.61%) PHP
10 5 (0.51%) Ruby
10 5 (0.51%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.30%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.30%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.10%) Go
12 1 (0.10%) R
Qualifications
1 594 (60.37%) CCNP
2 518 (52.64%) CCNA
3 201 (20.43%) CCIE
4 149 (15.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 129 (13.11%) Security Cleared
6 111 (11.28%) MCSE
7 104 (10.57%) Degree
8 101 (10.26%) JNCIS
9 87 (8.84%) CISSP
10 78 (7.93%) SC Cleared
11 70 (7.11%) CCDP
12 63 (6.40%) JNCIA
13 61 (6.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 55 (5.59%) JNCIP
15 42 (4.27%) JNCIE
16 41 (4.17%) CCIE Service Provider
17 40 (4.07%) CCSE
18 38 (3.86%) CCSP
19 37 (3.76%) CCIE Routing and Switching
20 33 (3.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (10.06%) SLA
2 57 (5.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (2.85%) ISO 22301
3 28 (2.85%) ISO 9001
4 23 (2.34%) PCI DSS
5 16 (1.63%) GDPR
6 12 (1.22%) NIST
7 10 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.61%) ISAE 3402
8 6 (0.61%) ISO 31000
8 6 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 4 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.41%) PMO
10 3 (0.30%) NCSC
10 3 (0.30%) RMADS
11 2 (0.20%) COBIT
11 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.10%) BS7799
12 1 (0.10%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.10%) QA
System Software
1 152 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 105 (10.67%) Active Directory
3 42 (4.27%) Hyper-V
4 24 (2.44%) VMware NSX
5 21 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (2.03%) XenApp
6 20 (2.03%) XenDesktop
7 15 (1.52%) Firmware
8 12 (1.22%) vSphere
9 8 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (0.61%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.41%) Docker
11 4 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.20%) NFS
12 2 (0.20%) Postfix
12 2 (0.20%) vCloud
13 1 (0.10%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 34 (3.46%) Cisco CUCM
2 28 (2.85%) Nagios
3 19 (1.93%) Cisco Prime
4 17 (1.73%) Cisco UCCX
5 15 (1.52%) SCCM
5 15 (1.52%) vCenter Server
6 14 (1.42%) Ansible
7 13 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
8 12 (1.22%) FortiGate
9 11 (1.12%) Puppet
9 11 (1.12%) vRealize
10 8 (0.81%) Nessus
10 8 (0.81%) SCOM
10 8 (0.81%) WSUS
11 6 (0.61%) IBM Guardium
11 6 (0.61%) Perfmon
11 6 (0.61%) Trend Micro Deep Security
12 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
12 5 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
13 4 (0.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 785 (79.78%) Cisco
2 275 (27.95%) Juniper
3 234 (23.78%) VMware
4 203 (20.63%) Microsoft
5 181 (18.39%) CheckPoint
6 179 (18.19%) Palo Alto
7 101 (10.26%) Dell
7 101 (10.26%) NetApp
8 96 (9.76%) Citrix
9 77 (7.83%) SolarWinds
10 75 (7.62%) HP
11 71 (7.22%) Brocade
12 69 (7.01%) Fortinet
13 67 (6.81%) F5
14 49 (4.98%) Meraki
15 43 (4.37%) Aruba
16 42 (4.27%) EMC
17 37 (3.76%) Nimble Storage
18 36 (3.66%) Virgin Media
19 29 (2.95%) Huawei