Period
to 11 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £53,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

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
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 392 421 392
Rank change year-on-year +29 -29 -85
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 104 115 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.41% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.42% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 74 92 157
South East median annual salary £53,500 £43,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.42% -7.53% -2.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,575 £28,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £66,500
England median annual salary £45,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.50% +11.11% -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 23,488 27,130 30,152
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 96.37% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19,268 22,437 25,157
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

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 11 December 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
Thames Valley +34 37 £52,500 +23.53% 6
Surrey +48 21 £57,500 -4.96% 6
Buckinghamshire +19 20 £32,500 -45.83%
Hampshire +29 18 £40,000 +23.08% 3
Berkshire +17 17 £57,500 +76.92% 3
Kent -19 14 £57,500 +76.92%
West Sussex +5 8 £54,750 +4.78% 1
East Sussex -7 4 £65,000 +4.00%
Middlesex - 2 £34,000 -
Cisco Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Cisco
2 88 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
3 82 (78.85%) CCNP
4 59 (56.73%) CCNA
5 47 (45.19%) Firewall
6 32 (30.77%) Juniper
7 30 (28.85%) WAN
8 28 (26.92%) CheckPoint
9 25 (24.04%) MPLS
10 24 (23.08%) VPN
10 24 (23.08%) Azure
11 23 (22.12%) Network Security
12 20 (19.23%) LAN
12 20 (19.23%) BGP
13 19 (18.27%) Data Centre
14 18 (17.31%) SolarWinds
14 18 (17.31%) Palo Alto
14 18 (17.31%) DHCP
14 18 (17.31%) DNS
15 16 (15.38%) SLA
15 16 (15.38%) Load Balancing
15 16 (15.38%) Junos
16 15 (14.42%) ITIL
17 14 (13.46%) Ethernet
17 14 (13.46%) Cisco ASA
17 14 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 13 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
18 13 (12.50%) Linux
19 12 (11.54%) Windows
19 12 (11.54%) Security Cleared

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 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.96%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 24 (23.08%) Azure
2 11 (10.58%) AWS
3 7 (6.73%) SaaS
4 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (45.19%) Firewall
2 30 (28.85%) WAN
3 25 (24.04%) MPLS
4 24 (23.08%) VPN
5 23 (22.12%) Network Security
6 20 (19.23%) BGP
6 20 (19.23%) LAN
7 18 (17.31%) DHCP
7 18 (17.31%) DNS
8 16 (15.38%) Junos
9 14 (13.46%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (13.46%) Ethernet
10 13 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (10.58%) Wireless
12 10 (9.62%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (8.65%) OSPF
13 9 (8.65%) SSL
14 8 (7.69%) DSL
14 8 (7.69%) ISDN
14 8 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.88%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (6.73%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.85%) Finance
3 2 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Advertising
4 1 (0.96%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.27%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.73%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.73%) PKI
3 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.81%) Handset
4 2 (1.92%) BBC
4 2 (1.92%) Clustering
4 2 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.92%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (0.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.50%) Linux
2 12 (11.54%) Windows
3 11 (10.58%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.73%) Unix
5 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.96%) CentOS
6 1 (0.96%) Debian
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 15 (14.42%) ITIL
3 14 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (10.58%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (9.62%) Network Design
5 10 (9.62%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (8.65%) Network Management
7 8 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
8 7 (6.73%) Adaptive Security
8 7 (6.73%) Computer Science
8 7 (6.73%) Information Management
8 7 (6.73%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (6.73%) Mathematics
8 7 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (6.73%) Web Filtering
9 6 (5.77%) B2B
9 6 (5.77%) SDLC
10 5 (4.81%) Availability Management
10 5 (4.81%) Capacity Management
11 3 (2.88%) Architectural Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.81%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (0.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 88 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (78.85%) CCNP
3 59 (56.73%) CCNA
4 12 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 11 (10.58%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (8.65%) SC Cleared
7 8 (7.69%) JNCIA
7 8 (7.69%) JNCIS
8 7 (6.73%) Degree
9 6 (5.77%) CCIE
10 5 (4.81%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (4.81%) MCSE
10 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (3.85%) CCSE
12 3 (2.88%) CCDP
13 2 (1.92%) CCDA
14 1 (0.96%) CCSA
14 1 (0.96%) Check Point Certification
14 1 (0.96%) HP ASE
14 1 (0.96%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.92%) vCloud
1 2 (1.92%) VMware NSX
1 2 (1.92%) vSphere
2 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (6.73%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (6.73%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (5.77%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.92%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.92%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.96%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.96%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.96%) Nagios
5 1 (0.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 104 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (30.77%) Juniper
3 28 (26.92%) CheckPoint
4 18 (17.31%) Palo Alto
4 18 (17.31%) SolarWinds
5 11 (10.58%) F5
5 11 (10.58%) VMware
6 9 (8.65%) Fortinet
7 7 (6.73%) Barracuda Networks
7 7 (6.73%) Forcepoint
8 3 (2.88%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.92%) Meraki
9 2 (1.92%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.92%) Virgin Media
10 1 (0.96%) Aruba
10 1 (0.96%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.96%) Brocade
10 1 (0.96%) Dell
10 1 (0.96%) NetApp
10 1 (0.96%) Riverbed