Period
to 5 August 2020

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

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
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 322 388 446
Rank change year-on-year +66 +58 -136
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 21 131 107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.50% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.52% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 95 95
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.54% +12.63%
10th Percentile £31,500 £35,600 £28,700
90th Percentile £75,050 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.13% -12.38% +14.13%

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 10,866 25,323 29,142
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.74% 96.33% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8,815 20,692 24,191
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

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 5 August 2020.

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 5 August 2020. 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 +70 9 £42,500 -7.61%
Buckinghamshire +31 7 - -
Hampshire +69 5 £33,000 -16.46%
Surrey +88 4 £63,500 +5.83%
Berkshire +79 2 £42,500 -19.05%
East Sussex +45 1 £38,429 -19.10%
Kent +30 1 £40,000 -31.91%
Cisco Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (71.43%) CCNP
4 12 (57.14%) CCNA
5 7 (33.33%) CCIE
5 7 (33.33%) BGP
5 7 (33.33%) WAN
6 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 6 (28.57%) Juniper
7 5 (23.81%) MPLS
7 5 (23.81%) LAN
7 5 (23.81%) JNCIA
7 5 (23.81%) Wireless
7 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
7 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
7 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (19.05%) VMware
8 4 (19.05%) Firewall
8 4 (19.05%) JNCIS
8 4 (19.05%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) OSPF
9 3 (14.29%) Citrix
9 3 (14.29%) Linux
9 3 (14.29%) Unix
9 3 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (14.29%) Internet
9 3 (14.29%) Banking
9 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Azure
2 1 (4.76%) AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) BGP
1 7 (33.33%) WAN
2 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 5 (23.81%) LAN
3 5 (23.81%) MPLS
3 5 (23.81%) Wireless
4 4 (19.05%) Firewall
4 4 (19.05%) OSPF
5 3 (14.29%) Internet
6 2 (9.52%) NetScreen
6 2 (9.52%) VPN
7 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
7 1 (4.76%) DHCP
7 1 (4.76%) DNS
7 1 (4.76%) NAS
7 1 (4.76%) Network Security
7 1 (4.76%) RSVP
7 1 (4.76%) VLAN
7 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Military
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (9.52%) Presales
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.76%) Change Control
3 1 (4.76%) Coaching
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (4.76%) DevOps
3 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.76%) Network Design
3 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (71.43%) CCNP
3 12 (57.14%) CCNA
4 7 (33.33%) CCIE
5 5 (23.81%) JNCIA
5 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
5 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
6 4 (19.05%) JNCIS
7 2 (9.52%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (4.76%) CCIE Service Provider
8 1 (4.76%) Degree
8 1 (4.76%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO 9000
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
1 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Juniper
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Brocade
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.52%) F5
5 2 (9.52%) Foundry
5 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.76%) Meraki
6 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds