Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > South East
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 106 50
Rank change year-on-year -23 -56 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 689 925 1,749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.45% 2.97% 5.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.89% 11.11% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 572 817 1,560
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £74,875 £66,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%

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 7,754 8,324 10,474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.54% 26.70% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5,925 6,707 8,460
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018. 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
Thames Valley -44 227 £57,500 +23.66% 54
Surrey +9 155 £47,750 +0.53% 31
Hampshire -48 144 £42,500 - 23
Berkshire -47 141 £61,500 +23.00% 29
West Sussex +26 76 £52,500 +16.67% 9
East Sussex +48 66 £60,000 +45.45% 2
Buckinghamshire +4 65 £45,000 +13.21% 17
Oxfordshire -17 20 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Kent -7 18 £32,500 -31.58% 4
Middlesex +3 7 £31,500 -21.25%
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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.

1 497 (72.13%) Cisco
2 376 (54.57%) CCNA
3 353 (51.23%) CCNP
4 312 (45.28%) Firewall
5 206 (29.90%) WAN
6 171 (24.82%) Wireless
7 165 (23.95%) LAN
8 152 (22.06%) ITIL
9 149 (21.63%) Juniper
10 136 (19.74%) Windows
11 134 (19.45%) Network Security
12 130 (18.87%) VMware
13 127 (18.43%) MPLS
14 126 (18.29%) Data Centre
15 119 (17.27%) Cisco ASA
16 109 (15.82%) BGP
17 105 (15.24%) Microsoft
18 101 (14.66%) CCIE
19 99 (14.37%) VPN
20 91 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
21 90 (13.06%) CheckPoint
22 88 (12.77%) Palo Alto
23 87 (12.63%) Windows Server
24 85 (12.34%) CISSP
24 85 (12.34%) Microsoft Azure
25 84 (12.19%) VMware Infrastructure
26 82 (11.90%) Linux
27 81 (11.76%) OSPF
27 81 (11.76%) Active Directory
27 81 (11.76%) Problem-Solving

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 21 (3.05%) MS Exchange
2 19 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (1.31%) IIS
5 8 (1.16%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (0.87%) ExpressionEngine
6 6 (0.87%) SharePoint
6 6 (0.87%) WordPress
7 5 (0.73%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.58%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 85 (12.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (8.71%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (6.39%) Office 365
4 13 (1.89%) PaaS
5 10 (1.45%) IaaS
5 10 (1.45%) SaaS
5 10 (1.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 5 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.44%) G Suite
8 2 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 312 (45.28%) Firewall
2 206 (29.90%) WAN
3 171 (24.82%) Wireless
4 165 (23.95%) LAN
5 134 (19.45%) Network Security
6 127 (18.43%) MPLS
7 119 (17.27%) Cisco ASA
8 109 (15.82%) BGP
9 99 (14.37%) VPN
10 81 (11.76%) OSPF
11 80 (11.61%) VLAN
12 79 (11.47%) TCP/IP
13 77 (11.18%) DNS
14 76 (11.03%) VoIP
15 70 (10.16%) Cisco Nexus
16 68 (9.87%) DHCP
17 43 (6.24%) Cisco Firepower
17 43 (6.24%) Cisco IOS
18 40 (5.81%) SAN
19 36 (5.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (1.31%) MongoDB
4 4 (0.58%) Big Data
4 4 (0.58%) MySQL
5 2 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (0.29%) JIRA
1 2 (0.29%) Redmine
2 1 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 53 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 45 (6.53%) Finance
3 25 (3.63%) Banking
4 9 (1.31%) French Language
4 9 (1.31%) German Language
4 9 (1.31%) Italian Language
5 7 (1.02%) Electronics
5 7 (1.02%) Marketing
5 7 (1.02%) Retail
6 6 (0.87%) Advertising
7 5 (0.73%) Legal
7 5 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.73%) Spanish Language
8 4 (0.58%) Dutch Language
8 4 (0.58%) Games
9 3 (0.44%) Local Government
10 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.29%) Publishing
10 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 254 (36.87%) Network Engineer
2 80 (11.61%) Cisco Engineer
3 67 (9.72%) Security Engineer
4 66 (9.58%) Architect
5 52 (7.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 50 (7.26%) Support Engineer
7 49 (7.11%) Consultant
8 47 (6.82%) Network Security Engineer
9 40 (5.81%) Senior Network Engineer
10 39 (5.66%) Administrator
10 39 (5.66%) Project Engineer
11 34 (4.93%) Analyst
12 30 (4.35%) NOC Engineer
13 28 (4.06%) Network Architect
14 26 (3.77%) Security Consultant
15 25 (3.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 24 (3.48%) Unified Communications Engineer
17 23 (3.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 22 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support
18 22 (3.19%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.32%) .NET
2 12 (1.74%) .NET Framework
2 12 (1.74%) Entity Framework
3 10 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (1.45%) Visualforce
4 9 (1.31%) ASP.NET
4 9 (1.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (0.87%) Node.js
6 5 (0.73%) 802.1X
7 3 (0.44%) HTML
8 2 (0.29%) LDAP
9 1 (0.15%) ModSecurity
9 1 (0.15%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 126 (18.29%) Data Centre
2 35 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 33 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (2.90%) e-Learning
6 16 (2.32%) CMDB
6 16 (2.32%) NHS
7 15 (2.18%) Video Conferencing
8 14 (2.03%) PKI
8 14 (2.03%) Wiki
9 12 (1.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 12 (1.74%) Driving Licence
9 12 (1.74%) Public Cloud
10 10 (1.45%) Life Science
11 7 (1.02%) BBC
11 7 (1.02%) IVR
11 7 (1.02%) Security Operations Centre
12 6 (0.87%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 6 (0.87%) EMC VMAX
12 6 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 136 (19.74%) Windows
2 87 (12.63%) Windows Server
3 82 (11.90%) Linux
4 45 (6.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (4.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (2.03%) Windows 10
7 8 (1.16%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.02%) FreeBSD
8 7 (1.02%) Unix
9 3 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.29%) VMS
10 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.15%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.15%) SUSE
11 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (22.06%) ITIL
2 81 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
3 76 (11.03%) Load Balancing
4 56 (8.13%) Information Security
5 55 (7.98%) Network Monitoring
6 50 (7.26%) Network Design
7 48 (6.97%) ITIL V3
8 47 (6.82%) Presales
9 46 (6.68%) Change Management
10 45 (6.53%) Cybersecurity
11 40 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 37 (5.37%) Mentoring
13 36 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
13 36 (5.22%) Service Management
13 36 (5.22%) SIEM
14 33 (4.79%) Project Management
15 32 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
16 31 (4.50%) Root Cause Analysis
17 28 (4.06%) Change Control
18 27 (3.92%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 33 (4.79%) SQL
2 16 (2.32%) PowerShell
2 16 (2.32%) T-SQL
3 12 (1.74%) C#
4 11 (1.60%) C
4 11 (1.60%) Python
5 10 (1.45%) Apex Code
5 10 (1.45%) SOQL
5 10 (1.45%) SOSL
6 6 (0.87%) Perl
7 4 (0.58%) Bash Shell
7 4 (0.58%) Java
8 1 (0.15%) Korn
Qualifications
1 376 (54.57%) CCNA
2 353 (51.23%) CCNP
3 101 (14.66%) CCIE
4 91 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 85 (12.34%) CISSP
6 77 (11.18%) Degree
7 67 (9.72%) MCSE
8 63 (9.14%) CCDP
8 63 (9.14%) Security Cleared
9 49 (7.11%) SC Cleared
10 42 (6.10%) CEH
11 39 (5.66%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 38 (5.52%) CCSP
13 36 (5.22%) JNCIS
14 34 (4.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 32 (4.64%) JNCIA
16 30 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
17 28 (4.06%) SSCP
18 26 (3.77%) JNCIP
18 26 (3.77%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (5.81%) SLA
3 27 (3.92%) GDPR
4 23 (3.34%) Cyber Essentials
5 15 (2.18%) Data Quality
6 12 (1.74%) PCI DSS
7 8 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 8 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.44%) PMO
9 2 (0.29%) Government Security Classifications
9 2 (0.29%) QA
10 1 (0.15%) COBIT
10 1 (0.15%) GPG13
10 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.15%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 84 (12.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 81 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 32 (4.64%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.61%) VMware NSX
5 17 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (1.74%) vSphere
7 4 (0.58%) Snort
7 4 (0.58%) vCloud
7 4 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.58%) XenApp
8 2 (0.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (0.29%) NFS
8 2 (0.29%) Samba
8 2 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.29%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.15%) Firmware
9 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.15%) UAG
9 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (3.05%) Nagios
2 17 (2.47%) Ansible
3 12 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (1.31%) SCOM
6 8 (1.16%) SCSM
7 6 (0.87%) QRadar
7 6 (0.87%) SCCM
7 6 (0.87%) vCenter Server
7 6 (0.87%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.73%) Nessus
8 5 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.58%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (0.58%) EMC VPLEX
9 4 (0.58%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.44%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.44%) Puppet
10 3 (0.44%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 497 (72.13%) Cisco
2 149 (21.63%) Juniper
3 130 (18.87%) VMware
4 105 (15.24%) Microsoft
5 90 (13.06%) CheckPoint
6 88 (12.77%) Palo Alto
7 72 (10.45%) F5
8 71 (10.30%) SolarWinds
9 44 (6.39%) Meraki
10 37 (5.37%) HP
11 35 (5.08%) Fortinet
12 33 (4.79%) Citrix
13 27 (3.92%) NetApp
13 27 (3.92%) Virgin Media
14 20 (2.90%) Aruba
14 20 (2.90%) Blue Coat
15 17 (2.47%) Dell
16 14 (2.03%) Brocade
17 13 (1.89%) EMC
17 13 (1.89%) Google