Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > South East
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 126 107
Rank change year-on-year +51 -19 -54
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 973 689 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.88% 2.39% 3.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.26% 8.80% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 691 565 838
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -

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 6,822 7,830 8,288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.19% 27.16% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5,033 6,026 6,743
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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
Hampshire +58 253 £42,500 +6.25% 43
Surrey +68 251 £52,500 +16.67% 29
Thames Valley +50 246 £52,500 +5.00% 37
Berkshire +30 155 £57,500 -6.50% 18
West Sussex +64 143 £57,000 +14.00% 11
Buckinghamshire +32 81 £40,000 -6.98% 17
Kent -2 29 £45,000 +38.46% 9
East Sussex -41 24 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Oxfordshire +19 10 £57,500 +27.78% 2
M4 Corridor - 8 - -
Middlesex -11 4 £60,000 +56.86%
Home Counties - 1 £30,000 -
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 768 (78.93%) Cisco
2 583 (59.92%) CCNP
3 543 (55.81%) CCNA
4 459 (47.17%) Firewall
5 317 (32.58%) Data Centre
6 310 (31.86%) WAN
7 286 (29.39%) Juniper
8 257 (26.41%) LAN
9 229 (23.54%) BGP
10 225 (23.12%) Windows
11 215 (22.10%) VMware
12 201 (20.66%) Microsoft
12 201 (20.66%) MPLS
12 201 (20.66%) Azure
13 191 (19.63%) OSPF
14 182 (18.71%) CCIE
15 181 (18.60%) Network Security
16 177 (18.19%) CheckPoint
17 168 (17.27%) Microsoft Certification
18 167 (17.16%) VPN
18 167 (17.16%) ITIL
19 163 (16.75%) Palo Alto
20 154 (15.83%) Wireless
21 151 (15.52%) TCP/IP
22 147 (15.11%) VMware Infrastructure
23 144 (14.80%) Linux
24 140 (14.39%) Cisco ASA
25 135 (13.87%) MCSE
25 135 (13.87%) Presales
26 133 (13.67%) DNS

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 43 (4.42%) SharePoint
2 42 (4.32%) MS Exchange
3 17 (1.75%) Skype for Business
4 14 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (1.03%) IIS
6 8 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.41%) Confluence
9 2 (0.21%) Apache
10 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (1.34%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (0.21%) Camtasia
5 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.21%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 201 (20.66%) Azure
2 108 (11.10%) AWS
3 49 (5.04%) Office 365
4 33 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (1.44%) IaaS
5 14 (1.44%) SaaS
6 7 (0.72%) PaaS
7 5 (0.51%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.10%) Akamai
9 1 (0.10%) Apigee
9 1 (0.10%) GCP
9 1 (0.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 459 (47.17%) Firewall
2 310 (31.86%) WAN
3 257 (26.41%) LAN
4 229 (23.54%) BGP
5 201 (20.66%) MPLS
6 191 (19.63%) OSPF
7 181 (18.60%) Network Security
8 167 (17.16%) VPN
9 154 (15.83%) Wireless
10 151 (15.52%) TCP/IP
11 140 (14.39%) Cisco ASA
12 133 (13.67%) DNS
13 104 (10.69%) Cisco Nexus
14 98 (10.07%) DHCP
15 94 (9.66%) IPsec
16 88 (9.04%) Internet
17 76 (7.81%) VoIP
18 72 (7.40%) VLAN
19 57 (5.86%) SAN
20 56 (5.76%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (5.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (0.51%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (0.31%) MySQL
4 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (0.10%) Big Data
5 1 (0.10%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (0.51%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.41%) JIRA
3 1 (0.10%) Ant
3 1 (0.10%) Maven
3 1 (0.10%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 102 (10.48%) Telecoms
2 89 (9.15%) Finance
3 53 (5.45%) Banking
4 35 (3.60%) Aerospace
5 29 (2.98%) German Language
6 28 (2.88%) Italian Language
7 25 (2.57%) Public Sector
8 10 (1.03%) Military
8 10 (1.03%) Retail
9 6 (0.62%) French Language
10 5 (0.51%) Dutch Language
10 5 (0.51%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.41%) Czech Language
11 4 (0.41%) Electronics
12 3 (0.31%) Advertising
12 3 (0.31%) Legal
12 3 (0.31%) Marketing
13 2 (0.21%) Law
13 2 (0.21%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 488 (50.15%) Network Engineer
2 112 (11.51%) Consultant
3 109 (11.20%) Cisco Engineer
4 98 (10.07%) Architect
5 93 (9.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 87 (8.94%) Security Engineer
7 79 (8.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 75 (7.71%) Support Engineer
9 58 (5.96%) Network Security Engineer
10 45 (4.62%) NOC Engineer
11 44 (4.52%) Network Support
12 43 (4.42%) Analyst
13 38 (3.91%) Network Support Engineer
14 36 (3.70%) Juniper Engineer
15 33 (3.39%) Cisco Consultant
15 33 (3.39%) Infrastructure Architect
16 32 (3.29%) Network Consultant
17 31 (3.19%) IT Engineer
17 31 (3.19%) Security Consultant
17 31 (3.19%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.98%) LDAP
2 19 (1.95%) 802.1X
3 7 (0.72%) XMPP
4 4 (0.41%) Web Services
5 1 (0.10%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.10%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 317 (32.58%) Data Centre
2 111 (11.41%) Management Information System
3 63 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (3.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 29 (2.98%) Public Cloud
6 25 (2.57%) PKI
7 23 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
8 20 (2.06%) Wiki
9 15 (1.54%) BBC
10 14 (1.44%) Clustering
11 12 (1.23%) Driving Licence
12 8 (0.82%) e-Learning
12 8 (0.82%) Enterprise Cloud
12 8 (0.82%) Private Cloud
13 7 (0.72%) Handset
13 7 (0.72%) Reinsurance
13 7 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (0.41%) Fibre Optics
15 4 (0.41%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 225 (23.12%) Windows
2 144 (14.80%) Linux
3 114 (11.72%) Windows Server
4 85 (8.74%) Unix
5 48 (4.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (2.47%) Windows 10
7 21 (2.16%) Windows 7
7 21 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (2.06%) CentOS
9 12 (1.23%) Debian
10 6 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.62%) VMS
11 3 (0.31%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.21%) Fedora
12 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (17.16%) ITIL
2 135 (13.87%) Presales
3 107 (11.00%) Load Balancing
4 106 (10.89%) Problem-Solving
5 102 (10.48%) Information Security
6 92 (9.46%) Network Design
7 91 (9.35%) Configuration Management
8 75 (7.71%) Mentoring
9 66 (6.78%) Project Delivery
10 60 (6.17%) Network Management
10 60 (6.17%) Network Monitoring
11 55 (5.65%) TOGAF
12 51 (5.24%) Disaster Recovery
13 49 (5.04%) Business Continuity
14 47 (4.83%) PRINCE2
15 46 (4.73%) Change Control
15 46 (4.73%) IT Strategy
16 44 (4.52%) Incident Management
17 43 (4.42%) Change Management
17 43 (4.42%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 54 (5.55%) SQL
2 37 (3.80%) PowerShell
3 34 (3.49%) Python
4 22 (2.26%) C
5 10 (1.03%) Perl
6 8 (0.82%) C++
7 7 (0.72%) Ada
7 7 (0.72%) C#
8 6 (0.62%) Java
8 6 (0.62%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.51%) PHP
9 5 (0.51%) Ruby
10 4 (0.41%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.10%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 583 (59.92%) CCNP
2 543 (55.81%) CCNA
3 182 (18.71%) CCIE
4 168 (17.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 135 (13.87%) MCSE
6 117 (12.02%) Security Cleared
7 106 (10.89%) Degree
8 96 (9.87%) JNCIS
9 82 (8.43%) SC Cleared
10 74 (7.61%) JNCIA
11 72 (7.40%) CISSP
12 70 (7.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 61 (6.27%) CCDP
14 54 (5.55%) JNCIP
15 44 (4.52%) JNCIE
16 39 (4.01%) CCSE
17 36 (3.70%) CCIE Service Provider
18 33 (3.39%) CCIE Routing and Switching
19 31 (3.19%) DV Cleared
19 31 (3.19%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (10.48%) SLA
2 40 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.54%) GDPR
4 14 (1.44%) PCI DSS
5 12 (1.23%) ISO 22301
5 12 (1.23%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.92%) NIST
7 6 (0.62%) RMADS
8 5 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 4 (0.41%) PMO
10 2 (0.21%) NCSC
10 2 (0.21%) QA
11 1 (0.10%) BS7799
11 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 147 (15.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 110 (11.31%) Active Directory
3 32 (3.29%) Hyper-V
4 29 (2.98%) VMware NSX
5 26 (2.67%) XenApp
5 26 (2.67%) XenDesktop
6 22 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (1.85%) Firmware
8 14 (1.44%) vSphere
9 11 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (0.72%) Docker
11 5 (0.51%) NFS
12 3 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.21%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 2 (0.21%) Postfix
14 1 (0.10%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 33 (3.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 27 (2.77%) Cisco UCCX
3 17 (1.75%) FortiGate
3 17 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
3 17 (1.75%) SCCM
3 17 (1.75%) vRealize
4 14 (1.44%) Nagios
4 14 (1.44%) vCenter Server
5 13 (1.34%) Cisco Prime
6 11 (1.13%) Ansible
7 10 (1.03%) Puppet
8 9 (0.92%) SolarWinds Orion
9 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
10 7 (0.72%) BMC PATROL
10 7 (0.72%) SCOM
11 6 (0.62%) WSUS
12 4 (0.41%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.41%) Perfmon
13 3 (0.31%) Grafana
13 3 (0.31%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 768 (78.93%) Cisco
2 286 (29.39%) Juniper
3 215 (22.10%) VMware
4 201 (20.66%) Microsoft
5 177 (18.19%) CheckPoint
6 163 (16.75%) Palo Alto
7 112 (11.51%) Citrix
8 101 (10.38%) NetApp
9 98 (10.07%) Dell
10 85 (8.74%) HP
11 76 (7.81%) SolarWinds
12 73 (7.50%) F5
13 67 (6.89%) Fortinet
14 64 (6.58%) Brocade
15 51 (5.24%) Meraki
16 41 (4.21%) Aruba
17 38 (3.91%) Nimble Storage
18 34 (3.49%) EMC
19 33 (3.39%) Blue Coat
20 26 (2.67%) Huawei