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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
England > South East
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 92 70 59
Rank change year-on-year -22 -11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 665 570 785
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.30% 4.20% 4.69%
As % of the Vendors category 8.44% 11.19% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 418 413 591
10th Percentile £28,375 £29,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £39,000 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% - +8.11%
75th Percentile £61,000 £62,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £71,625 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - +5.26%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,883 5,096 6,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.13% 37.58% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,786 3,777 5,268
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +4.17%
75th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £78,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +5.00%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in the South East

Cisco
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Cisco in the South East

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco in the South East over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Cisco in the South East

Cisco
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 within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire +1 251 £47,500 +5.56% 20
Thames Valley -39 233 £49,000 -10.91% 24
Buckinghamshire -36 109 £48,000 -14.29% 5
Surrey -54 88 £51,500 +8.42% 5
Berkshire -42 69 £50,000 -16.67% 16
Oxfordshire 0 65 £50,000 - 3
Kent -29 44 £47,500 +18.75% 15
West Sussex +2 34 £41,000 -18.00% 2
East Sussex -7 8 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Isle of Wight - 4 - -
Sussex - 1 £51,000 -
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 276 (41.50%) Firewall
2 259 (38.95%) Microsoft
3 238 (35.79%) Cisco Certification
4 211 (31.73%) Windows
5 193 (29.02%) VMware
6 182 (27.37%) Linux
7 181 (27.22%) Active Directory
8 179 (26.92%) LAN
9 178 (26.77%) Wireless
10 164 (24.66%) WAN
11 155 (23.31%) CCNA
12 149 (22.41%) DNS
13 139 (20.90%) Microsoft 365
14 136 (20.45%) Windows Server
15 135 (20.30%) Social Skills
16 134 (20.15%) Azure
17 131 (19.70%) BGP
18 129 (19.40%) ITIL
19 115 (17.29%) Security Cleared
20 110 (16.54%) CCNP
21 108 (16.24%) VPN
22 104 (15.64%) VMware Infrastructure
23 90 (13.53%) MPLS
23 90 (13.53%) DHCP
23 90 (13.53%) Data Centre
24 89 (13.38%) Network+ Certification
25 88 (13.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 87 (13.08%) OSPF
27 83 (12.48%) Linux+ Certification
27 83 (12.48%) A+ Certification

Cisco
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 42 (6.32%) MS Exchange
2 30 (4.51%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.71%) IIS
4 16 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.20%) IBM Domino
5 8 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (1.05%) Skype for Business
7 6 (0.90%) Apache
8 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.60%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.45%) Confluence
10 2 (0.30%) CMS
10 2 (0.30%) nginx
10 2 (0.30%) WordPress
11 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (4.81%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.90%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) Blender
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.60%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 139 (20.90%) Microsoft 365
2 134 (20.15%) Azure
3 57 (8.57%) AWS
4 20 (3.01%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (1.65%) Mimecast
6 9 (1.35%) Azure Service Bus
6 9 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.35%) SaaS
7 8 (1.20%) GitHub
7 8 (1.20%) IaaS
7 8 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (1.05%) GCP
8 7 (1.05%) IBM Cloud
8 7 (1.05%) PaaS
9 6 (0.90%) Nutanix
10 5 (0.75%) Azure Sentinel
10 5 (0.75%) Power Platform
11 4 (0.60%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.60%) Rubrik
12 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 276 (41.50%) Firewall
2 179 (26.92%) LAN
3 178 (26.77%) Wireless
4 164 (24.66%) WAN
5 149 (22.41%) DNS
6 131 (19.70%) BGP
7 108 (16.24%) VPN
8 90 (13.53%) DHCP
8 90 (13.53%) MPLS
9 87 (13.08%) OSPF
10 78 (11.73%) Cisco ASA
10 78 (11.73%) Wi-Fi
11 69 (10.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 69 (10.38%) SAN
12 59 (8.87%) Ethernet
13 53 (7.97%) Network Security
14 43 (6.47%) HTTP
15 42 (6.32%) VoIP
16 38 (5.71%) HTTPS
16 38 (5.71%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.11%) MySQL
3 4 (0.60%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.45%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (2.41%) JIRA
2 8 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (1.20%) NUnit
2 8 (1.20%) ReSharper
2 8 (1.20%) StyleCop
2 8 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.60%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.45%) Maven
5 2 (0.30%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.15%) GitLab
6 1 (0.15%) Postman
6 1 (0.15%) Selenium
General
1 135 (20.30%) Social Skills
2 50 (7.52%) Finance
3 39 (5.86%) Organisational Skills
3 39 (5.86%) Telecoms
4 37 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (4.36%) Public Sector
6 17 (2.56%) Retail
7 14 (2.11%) Documentation Skills
8 9 (1.35%) Local Government
8 9 (1.35%) Presentation Skills
9 8 (1.20%) Banking
9 8 (1.20%) Legal
10 6 (0.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 6 (0.90%) Law
11 5 (0.75%) Influencing Skills
12 4 (0.60%) Marketing
12 4 (0.60%) Retail Finance
13 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.30%) Advertising
14 2 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 171 (25.71%) Network Engineer
2 86 (12.93%) Analyst
2 86 (12.93%) IT Technician
3 84 (12.63%) Trainee
4 83 (12.48%) Network Technician
4 83 (12.48%) Trainee IT Technician
4 83 (12.48%) Trainee Technician
5 80 (12.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 49 (7.37%) Architect
7 48 (7.22%) Cisco Engineer
8 44 (6.62%) Senior Network Engineer
9 39 (5.86%) IT Engineer
9 39 (5.86%) Support Engineer
10 38 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 37 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 23 (3.46%) IT Support
12 23 (3.46%) Network Architect
13 21 (3.16%) Support Analyst
14 20 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
15 17 (2.56%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.80%) HTML
2 10 (1.50%) .NET
2 10 (1.50%) jQuery
2 10 (1.50%) Web Services
3 9 (1.35%) LDAP
4 8 (1.20%) .NET Core
4 8 (1.20%) .NET Framework
4 8 (1.20%) AngularJS
4 8 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (1.20%) Caliburn.Micro
4 8 (1.20%) FHIR
4 8 (1.20%) FreeSWITCH
4 8 (1.20%) HTML5
4 8 (1.20%) MSMQ
4 8 (1.20%) OAuth
4 8 (1.20%) OpenID
4 8 (1.20%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (1.20%) WCF
4 8 (1.20%) WPF
5 7 (1.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 90 (13.53%) Data Centre
2 27 (4.06%) NHS
2 27 (4.06%) PKI
3 18 (2.71%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.56%) Driving Licence
5 16 (2.41%) Public Cloud
6 14 (2.11%) Linux Command Line
7 12 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (1.20%) User Experience
9 7 (1.05%) Fat Client
9 7 (1.05%) Thin Client
10 5 (0.75%) CMDB
10 5 (0.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (0.75%) SCADA
11 4 (0.60%) Cyber Defence
11 4 (0.60%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.45%) Cyberattack
12 3 (0.45%) EMC VNX
12 3 (0.45%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 211 (31.73%) Windows
2 182 (27.37%) Linux
3 136 (20.45%) Windows Server
4 57 (8.57%) Windows 10
5 47 (7.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (6.17%) Windows Server 2019
7 31 (4.66%) Windows Server 2016
8 27 (4.06%) Unix
9 21 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (2.56%) Windows 7
11 12 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (1.05%) Mac OS
13 7 (1.05%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.60%) Solaris
14 4 (0.60%) SUSE
15 3 (0.45%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.30%) Kali Linux
16 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (19.40%) ITIL
2 88 (13.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 73 (10.98%) Project Delivery
4 72 (10.83%) Service Delivery
5 69 (10.38%) Problem-Solving
6 64 (9.62%) Cybersecurity
7 55 (8.27%) Agile
8 48 (7.22%) Network Design
9 43 (6.47%) Change Management
9 43 (6.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 38 (5.71%) Collaborative Working
10 38 (5.71%) Project Management
11 34 (5.11%) Load Balancing
11 34 (5.11%) Network Management
12 29 (4.36%) SIEM
13 28 (4.21%) Incident Management
13 28 (4.21%) Patch Management
13 28 (4.21%) Software Licensing
14 26 (3.91%) DevOps
14 26 (3.91%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (6.17%) PowerShell
2 29 (4.36%) Python
3 11 (1.65%) Java
3 11 (1.65%) SQL
4 10 (1.50%) Bash
5 8 (1.20%) C#
6 7 (1.05%) PHP
7 5 (0.75%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.60%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.45%) C
10 2 (0.30%) Perl
11 1 (0.15%) C++
11 1 (0.15%) Go
11 1 (0.15%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.15%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 238 (35.79%) Cisco Certification
2 155 (23.31%) CCNA
3 115 (17.29%) Security Cleared
4 110 (16.54%) CCNP
5 89 (13.38%) Network+ Certification
6 83 (12.48%) A+ Certification
6 83 (12.48%) Linux+ Certification
7 81 (12.18%) SC Cleared
8 69 (10.38%) Degree
9 46 (6.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (4.06%) CCDP
11 22 (3.31%) DV Cleared
11 22 (3.31%) MOS
12 19 (2.86%) MCSE
13 15 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (1.95%) JNCIA
15 11 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (1.20%) MCAD
17 7 (1.05%) CCIE
17 7 (1.05%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.47%) SLA
2 14 (2.11%) QA
3 9 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.20%) HL7
5 7 (1.05%) GDPR
6 5 (0.75%) NIST
7 3 (0.45%) NIST 800
8 2 (0.30%) NCSC
9 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.15%) PMO
9 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.15%) SOC 2
System Software
1 181 (27.22%) Active Directory
2 104 (15.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
4 42 (6.32%) Hyper-V
5 24 (3.61%) vSphere
6 18 (2.71%) XenApp
7 14 (2.11%) Docker
8 10 (1.50%) VMware NSX
9 4 (0.60%) Firmware
10 3 (0.45%) Openswan
10 3 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.30%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.30%) NFS
11 2 (0.30%) pfSense
11 2 (0.30%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.15%) Postfix
12 1 (0.15%) PowerDNS
12 1 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 50 (7.52%) SCCM
2 30 (4.51%) vCenter Server
2 30 (4.51%) WSUS
3 20 (3.01%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 16 (2.41%) SCOM
5 15 (2.26%) Ansible
5 15 (2.26%) HAProxy
6 14 (2.11%) Terraform
7 13 (1.95%) Microsoft Intune
8 10 (1.50%) Cisco Prime
8 10 (1.50%) SolarWinds Orion
9 9 (1.35%) FortiGate
9 9 (1.35%) vRealize
10 8 (1.20%) Avamar
11 7 (1.05%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
12 6 (0.90%) Kubernetes
13 5 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (0.75%) Nagios
14 4 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
14 4 (0.60%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 259 (38.95%) Microsoft
2 193 (29.02%) VMware
3 75 (11.28%) Palo Alto
4 73 (10.98%) Juniper
5 72 (10.83%) Citrix
6 66 (9.92%) CheckPoint
7 62 (9.32%) HP
8 50 (7.52%) SolarWinds
9 47 (7.07%) Meraki
10 46 (6.92%) F5
11 34 (5.11%) Aruba
12 33 (4.96%) Dell
13 29 (4.36%) Apple
14 27 (4.06%) Adobe
14 27 (4.06%) NetApp
15 25 (3.76%) Oracle
16 23 (3.46%) Veeam
17 22 (3.31%) Red Hat
18 21 (3.16%) Fortinet
19 20 (3.01%) IBM