Period
to 27 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 297 377 431
Rank change year-on-year +80 +54 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 30 96 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.42% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.44% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 27 72 77
Median annual salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.61% +8.24% -5.56%
10th Percentile £33,000 £34,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £70,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 9,849 22,034 25,469
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.11% 95.78% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7,977 18,136 21,346
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in the South East

Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the South East.

Salary trend for Cisco Engineer in the South East

Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in the South East

Cisco Engineer
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 Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 January 2021. 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
Kent +48 13 £42,000 +15.07%
Hampshire +74 8 £42,500 +13.33%
Surrey +48 5 £39,000 -32.17% 1
Thames Valley +74 3 £51,250 +13.89%
Berkshire +54 2 £51,250 -2.38%
Buckinghamshire +44 1 - -
East Sussex +43 1 £42,135 -35.18%
Cisco Engineer
England

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, Cisco Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (63.33%) CCNP
4 18 (60.00%) CCNA
5 17 (56.67%) Firewall
6 14 (46.67%) VLAN
7 13 (43.33%) VMware
8 12 (40.00%) WAN
9 10 (33.33%) VoIP
9 10 (33.33%) VPN
10 9 (30.00%) Junos
10 9 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (30.00%) LAN
11 8 (26.67%) ITIL
11 8 (26.67%) L2TP
11 8 (26.67%) JNCIS
11 8 (26.67%) Network Design
11 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (23.33%) xDSL
12 7 (23.33%) IP Telephony
13 6 (20.00%) Juniper
14 5 (16.67%) MPLS
14 5 (16.67%) OSPF
14 5 (16.67%) BGP
14 5 (16.67%) Wireless
14 5 (16.67%) F5
14 5 (16.67%) Palo Alto
15 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (13.33%) Aruba

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
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 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) Firewall
2 14 (46.67%) VLAN
3 12 (40.00%) WAN
4 10 (33.33%) VoIP
4 10 (33.33%) VPN
5 9 (30.00%) Junos
5 9 (30.00%) LAN
6 8 (26.67%) L2TP
7 7 (23.33%) IP Telephony
7 7 (23.33%) xDSL
8 5 (16.67%) BGP
8 5 (16.67%) MPLS
8 5 (16.67%) OSPF
8 5 (16.67%) Wireless
9 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (13.33%) Internet
9 4 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
11 2 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Network Design
3 4 (13.33%) Process Improvement
4 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.67%) B2B
5 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) Line Management
5 2 (6.67%) Network Management
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) Coaching
6 1 (3.33%) IT Strategy
6 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.33%) Presales
6 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (63.33%) CCNP
3 18 (60.00%) CCNA
4 8 (26.67%) JNCIS
5 2 (6.67%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.33%) CCDA
6 1 (3.33%) CCDP
6 1 (3.33%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (43.33%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Juniper
4 5 (16.67%) F5
4 5 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 4 (13.33%) Aruba
5 4 (13.33%) HP
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.67%) Avaya
7 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.33%) Brocade
8 1 (3.33%) Citrix
8 1 (3.33%) Foundry
8 1 (3.33%) YouTube
8 1 (3.33%) Zscaler