Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Cisco Network Engineer was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

Cisco Network Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 425 336 403
Rank change year-on-year -89 +67 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 117 248 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 0.78% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.80% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 120 198 250
South East median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% -10.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +17.65%

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 29,846 30,884 39,627
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.86% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24,922 25,613 33,551
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the South East

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in the South East.

Salary trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the South East

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Network Engineer in the South East

Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 January 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 +5 44 £40,000 -15.79% 7
Berkshire +20 31 £40,000 -27.27% 5
Surrey -31 28 £48,750 +8.33% 4
Kent +9 24 £49,000 +30.67%
Hampshire -20 19 £40,000 -11.11%
East Sussex -39 11 £36,000 +2.86% 2
Oxfordshire -3 7 £40,000 +25.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -10 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Sussex -19 1 £72,500 +52.63%
Cisco Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Cisco Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

1 117 (100.00%) Cisco
2 83 (70.94%) Cisco Certification
3 77 (65.81%) Firewall
4 68 (58.12%) CCNP
5 61 (52.14%) WAN
6 49 (41.88%) CCNA
7 46 (39.32%) Cisco ASA
8 42 (35.90%) LAN
9 40 (34.19%) ITIL
10 36 (30.77%) Data Centre
11 35 (29.91%) CheckPoint
12 33 (28.21%) VPN
13 32 (27.35%) F5
14 31 (26.50%) Juniper
15 30 (25.64%) MPLS
15 30 (25.64%) Wireless
16 27 (23.08%) VMware
16 27 (23.08%) Change Management
17 26 (22.22%) BGP
17 26 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
18 24 (20.51%) OSPF
18 24 (20.51%) VLAN
19 23 (19.66%) IPsec
19 23 (19.66%) Palo Alto
20 21 (17.95%) SolarWinds
20 21 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
21 19 (16.24%) Network Security
21 19 (16.24%) Network Virtualisation
21 19 (16.24%) CCIE
22 18 (15.38%) Load Balancing

Cisco Network 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 3 (2.56%) nginx
2 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.56%) SaaS
4 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 77 (65.81%) Firewall
2 61 (52.14%) WAN
3 46 (39.32%) Cisco ASA
4 42 (35.90%) LAN
5 33 (28.21%) VPN
6 30 (25.64%) MPLS
6 30 (25.64%) Wireless
7 26 (22.22%) BGP
7 26 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 24 (20.51%) OSPF
8 24 (20.51%) VLAN
9 23 (19.66%) IPsec
10 19 (16.24%) Network Security
11 17 (14.53%) VoIP
12 15 (12.82%) Internet
12 15 (12.82%) IP Telephony
13 13 (11.11%) DNS
13 13 (11.11%) TCP/IP
14 12 (10.26%) DHCP
14 12 (10.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (1.71%) Games
2 2 (1.71%) Retail
3 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.40%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.56%) LDAP
2 3 (2.56%) SAML
3 2 (1.71%) Web Services
4 1 (0.85%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 36 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.84%) Clustering
3 8 (6.84%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.56%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.71%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.71%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.68%) Linux
2 8 (6.84%) Windows
2 8 (6.84%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.27%) Unix
5 3 (2.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (34.19%) ITIL
2 27 (23.08%) Change Management
3 19 (16.24%) Network Virtualisation
4 18 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 17 (14.53%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (7.69%) Network Design
6 9 (7.69%) SIEM
7 8 (6.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (6.84%) High Availability
7 8 (6.84%) Incident Management
8 7 (5.98%) Knowledge Management
8 7 (5.98%) Ticket Management
9 6 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (5.13%) Proactive Management
10 5 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (4.27%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.42%) Change Control
11 4 (3.42%) Network Architecture
11 4 (3.42%) Network Management
11 4 (3.42%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.40%) Python
2 6 (5.13%) Bash Shell
2 6 (5.13%) Perl
2 6 (5.13%) SQL
3 4 (3.42%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.56%) C
5 2 (1.71%) C++
5 2 (1.71%) Java
5 2 (1.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 83 (70.94%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (58.12%) CCNP
3 49 (41.88%) CCNA
4 19 (16.24%) CCIE
5 14 (11.97%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (10.26%) SC Cleared
6 12 (10.26%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.27%) Degree
7 5 (4.27%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.71%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.85%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 1 (0.85%) CCSA
9 1 (0.85%) CCSE
9 1 (0.85%) HNC
9 1 (0.85%) HND
9 1 (0.85%) MCSE
9 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.84%) SLA
2 2 (1.71%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.55%) Virtual Servers
3 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 9 (7.69%) ProxySG
4 6 (5.13%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.71%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) Cisco CUCM
1 10 (8.55%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (4.27%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (2.56%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.71%) Ansible
4 2 (1.71%) Nagios
4 2 (1.71%) SCOM
5 1 (0.85%) Cacti
5 1 (0.85%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 117 (100.00%) Cisco
2 35 (29.91%) CheckPoint
3 32 (27.35%) F5
4 31 (26.50%) Juniper
5 27 (23.08%) VMware
6 23 (19.66%) Palo Alto
7 21 (17.95%) SolarWinds
8 15 (12.82%) Microsoft
9 13 (11.11%) Blue Coat
9 13 (11.11%) Riverbed
10 10 (8.55%) Aruba
11 9 (7.69%) HP
11 9 (7.69%) ProCurve
12 7 (5.98%) NetApp
12 7 (5.98%) Nimble Storage
13 4 (3.42%) Extreme Networks
13 4 (3.42%) NetScout
14 3 (2.56%) Fortinet
15 2 (1.71%) Civica
15 2 (1.71%) IronPort