Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 28 27
Rank change year-on-year -25 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 1,548 2,021 2,980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.10% 6.95% 7.92%
As % of the Vendors category 11.41% 14.58% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,297 1,790 2,636
South East median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £67,750 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 13,569 13,859 18,757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.71% 47.66% 49.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10,738 11,312 15,613
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +3.49%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Cisco in the South East

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in the South East over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

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 24 May 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 -17 689 £45,000 -5.26% 67
Berkshire -10 496 £50,000 -0.50% 43
Surrey -2 412 £43,500 +8.75% 24
Hampshire -40 263 £41,000 +2.50% 61
Buckinghamshire +13 141 £35,087 -17.44% 14
Kent -11 84 £49,000 +22.50% 14
East Sussex -60 58 £36,000 -10.00% 8
Oxfordshire -75 52 £40,000 -11.11% 10
West Sussex -25 28 £43,750 +17.45% 11
Sussex -12 12 £27,500 -54.17%
Middlesex +11 10 £65,000 +52.94% 1
M4 Corridor - 3 - -
Home Counties - 1 £62,500 -
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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.

1 686 (44.32%) Firewall
2 597 (38.57%) Windows
3 592 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
4 563 (36.37%) VMware
5 435 (28.10%) WAN
6 425 (27.45%) Microsoft
7 402 (25.97%) CCNP
8 399 (25.78%) Active Directory
9 388 (25.06%) Juniper
10 378 (24.42%) Windows Server
11 368 (23.77%) VPN
11 368 (23.77%) LAN
12 344 (22.22%) ITIL
13 337 (21.77%) CCNA
14 329 (21.25%) Data Centre
15 307 (19.83%) Cisco ASA
16 287 (18.54%) VMware Infrastructure
16 287 (18.54%) CheckPoint
17 264 (17.05%) HP
18 261 (16.86%) Wireless
19 247 (15.96%) DNS
19 247 (15.96%) Palo Alto
20 242 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
21 231 (14.92%) MPLS
22 226 (14.60%) MS Exchange
23 219 (14.15%) F5
24 217 (14.02%) Linux
25 203 (13.11%) Network Security
26 194 (12.53%) Office 365
27 180 (11.63%) VLAN

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
1 226 (14.60%) MS Exchange
2 90 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 75 (4.84%) IIS
4 61 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 50 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 31 (2.00%) Skype for Business
7 23 (1.49%) Apache
8 20 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (0.58%) JBoss
10 5 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.32%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.26%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.26%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.26%) WordPress
12 2 (0.13%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.13%) Confluence
12 2 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.13%) Zimbra
13 1 (0.065%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 124 (8.01%) Microsoft Office
2 48 (3.10%) MS Visio
3 24 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.26%) Workfront
4 3 (0.19%) Postilion
5 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.13%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 242 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 194 (12.53%) Office 365
3 150 (9.69%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
5 33 (2.13%) SaaS
6 28 (1.81%) IaaS
7 12 (0.78%) PaaS
8 11 (0.71%) Akamai
9 9 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.52%) Mimecast
11 7 (0.45%) IBM Cloud
12 4 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.26%) G Suite
12 4 (0.26%) Sage Pay
12 4 (0.26%) SoftLayer
13 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.065%) GitHub
14 1 (0.065%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 686 (44.32%) Firewall
2 435 (28.10%) WAN
3 368 (23.77%) LAN
3 368 (23.77%) VPN
4 307 (19.83%) Cisco ASA
5 261 (16.86%) Wireless
6 247 (15.96%) DNS
7 231 (14.92%) MPLS
8 203 (13.11%) Network Security
9 180 (11.63%) VLAN
10 176 (11.37%) TCP/IP
11 167 (10.79%) DHCP
12 166 (10.72%) BGP
13 161 (10.40%) OSPF
14 156 (10.08%) VoIP
15 153 (9.88%) Cisco Nexus
16 117 (7.56%) SAN
17 115 (7.43%) WLAN
18 109 (7.04%) Internet
19 90 (5.81%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (8.40%) SQL Server
2 21 (1.36%) MySQL
3 19 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 16 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (0.39%) Hadoop
6 6 (0.39%) MongoDB
7 5 (0.32%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.32%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (0.26%) Apache Hive
8 4 (0.26%) Big Data
9 3 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.13%) Power BI
11 1 (0.065%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.065%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.065%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (1.16%) Subversion
2 13 (0.84%) GCC
2 13 (0.84%) GDB
2 13 (0.84%) Trac
3 9 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (0.32%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.26%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.26%) HP UFT
5 4 (0.26%) JUnit
5 4 (0.26%) Selenium
5 4 (0.26%) SpecFlow
5 4 (0.26%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.13%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.13%) JIRA
6 2 (0.13%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.13%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.13%) Vagrant
General
1 128 (8.27%) Finance
2 110 (7.11%) Telecoms
3 53 (3.42%) Retail
4 23 (1.49%) Marketing
5 22 (1.42%) German Language
6 19 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 17 (1.10%) Back Office
8 15 (0.97%) Italian Language
9 13 (0.84%) Legal
10 12 (0.78%) Banking
10 12 (0.78%) French Language
11 11 (0.71%) Advertising
11 11 (0.71%) Law
12 8 (0.52%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.45%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.32%) Dutch Language
14 5 (0.32%) Portuguese Language
14 5 (0.32%) Turkish Language
15 4 (0.26%) Billing
15 4 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 510 (32.95%) Network Engineer
2 198 (12.79%) Analyst
3 159 (10.27%) Support Engineer
4 155 (10.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 121 (7.82%) Architect
6 110 (7.11%) Support Analyst
7 102 (6.59%) Cisco Engineer
7 102 (6.59%) Senior Network Engineer
8 81 (5.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 77 (4.97%) Consultant
9 77 (4.97%) Security Engineer
10 73 (4.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 67 (4.33%) IT Engineer
12 65 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
13 62 (4.01%) Network Security Engineer
14 57 (3.68%) Network Support
15 56 (3.62%) 2nd Line Support
16 54 (3.49%) Administrator
17 53 (3.42%) Network Architect
18 51 (3.29%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (1.42%) .NET
2 19 (1.23%) Web Services
3 13 (0.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 13 (0.84%) STL
4 11 (0.71%) CSS
5 10 (0.65%) 802.1X
6 9 (0.58%) LDAP
7 6 (0.39%) .NET Framework
7 6 (0.39%) LAMP
8 5 (0.32%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (0.32%) Middleware
8 5 (0.32%) RFC 2547
9 4 (0.26%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.26%) BREW
9 4 (0.26%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (0.26%) HTML
9 4 (0.26%) Node.js
9 4 (0.26%) React
9 4 (0.26%) SAP CAF
9 4 (0.26%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 329 (21.25%) Data Centre
2 83 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 52 (3.36%) Driving Licence
5 42 (2.71%) Private Cloud
6 40 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
7 38 (2.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 31 (2.00%) Clustering
9 30 (1.94%) iPhone
9 30 (1.94%) Replication
10 27 (1.74%) Computer Science
11 26 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
12 25 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
13 22 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
14 21 (1.36%) FlexPod
15 19 (1.23%) NHS
16 18 (1.16%) Hedge funds
17 16 (1.03%) Public Cloud
18 14 (0.90%) Blackberry
19 12 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 597 (38.57%) Windows
2 378 (24.42%) Windows Server
3 217 (14.02%) Linux
4 142 (9.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 115 (7.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 78 (5.04%) Windows 7
7 67 (4.33%) Windows 10
8 41 (2.65%) Unix
9 33 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 32 (2.07%) Windows 8
11 22 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (1.36%) CentOS
13 13 (0.84%) Solaris
13 13 (0.84%) Windows Vista
14 10 (0.65%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.58%) FreeBSD
16 6 (0.39%) Windows 2000
16 6 (0.39%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.32%) Debian
17 5 (0.32%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (22.22%) ITIL
2 145 (9.37%) Problem-Solving
3 128 (8.27%) Load Balancing
4 117 (7.56%) Presales
5 116 (7.49%) Change Management
6 106 (6.85%) Network Design
7 86 (5.56%) Incident Management
8 79 (5.10%) SIEM
9 75 (4.84%) Network Monitoring
10 74 (4.78%) Capacity Planning
11 70 (4.52%) ITIL V3
12 66 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 65 (4.20%) Problem Management
13 65 (4.20%) Project Management
14 62 (4.01%) Network Management
15 60 (3.88%) Service Management
16 58 (3.75%) Migration
17 56 (3.62%) Network Architecture
18 53 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
19 51 (3.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 120 (7.75%) SQL
2 63 (4.07%) PowerShell
3 41 (2.65%) Python
4 30 (1.94%) Bash Shell
5 28 (1.81%) Perl
6 21 (1.36%) C
7 17 (1.10%) C++
8 11 (0.71%) PHP
9 10 (0.65%) Java
9 10 (0.65%) VBA
10 4 (0.26%) C#
10 4 (0.26%) Go
10 4 (0.26%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.26%) R
11 3 (0.19%) VBScript
12 2 (0.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 592 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
2 402 (25.97%) CCNP
3 337 (21.77%) CCNA
4 159 (10.27%) Security Cleared
5 152 (9.82%) CCIE
6 121 (7.82%) SC Cleared
7 98 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 93 (6.01%) Degree
9 81 (5.23%) CCDP
10 78 (5.04%) MCSE
11 68 (4.39%) CISSP
12 49 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 41 (2.65%) CCSE
13 41 (2.65%) JNCIP
14 40 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
15 27 (1.74%) CISM
16 25 (1.61%) CCSA
16 25 (1.61%) IISP
16 25 (1.61%) MCSA
17 22 (1.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (8.72%) SLA
2 43 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (2.13%) Cyber Essentials
4 28 (1.81%) GDPR
5 16 (1.03%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.90%) QA
7 9 (0.58%) GPG13
8 7 (0.45%) COBIT
9 5 (0.32%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.32%) PMO
10 4 (0.26%) FIPS 140-2
10 4 (0.26%) PA-DSS
10 4 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 2 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 2 (0.13%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.13%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.13%) ISO 31000
12 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 399 (25.78%) Active Directory
2 287 (18.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 147 (9.50%) Hyper-V
4 55 (3.55%) vSphere
5 48 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
6 39 (2.52%) VMware NSX
7 21 (1.36%) XenApp
8 19 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
8 19 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
9 15 (0.97%) XenDesktop
10 13 (0.84%) Docker
10 13 (0.84%) Firmware
11 12 (0.78%) XenServer
12 8 (0.52%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.45%) vCloud
14 6 (0.39%) FreeRADIUS
14 6 (0.39%) NFS
15 5 (0.32%) iptables
15 5 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.32%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 86 (5.56%) SCCM
2 58 (3.75%) Backup Exec
3 39 (2.52%) Cisco Prime
4 36 (2.33%) FortiGate
5 32 (2.07%) Cisco CUCM
6 29 (1.87%) QRadar
7 23 (1.49%) SCOM
8 22 (1.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 22 (1.42%) vCenter Server
9 18 (1.16%) SCVMM
10 16 (1.03%) Ansible
10 16 (1.03%) Puppet
11 15 (0.97%) CASB
11 15 (0.97%) Cisco UCCX
11 15 (0.97%) Nagios
12 14 (0.90%) vMotion
13 13 (0.84%) Cisco IPCC
14 11 (0.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 11 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 11 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 563 (36.37%) VMware
2 425 (27.45%) Microsoft
3 388 (25.06%) Juniper
4 287 (18.54%) CheckPoint
5 264 (17.05%) HP
6 247 (15.96%) Palo Alto
7 219 (14.15%) F5
8 157 (10.14%) SolarWinds
9 154 (9.95%) Citrix
10 115 (7.43%) Aruba
11 87 (5.62%) Fortinet
12 75 (4.84%) Google
12 75 (4.84%) NetApp
13 74 (4.78%) Meraki
14 70 (4.52%) Blue Coat
15 67 (4.33%) Zscaler
16 65 (4.20%) Forcepoint
17 63 (4.07%) Dell
18 55 (3.55%) Riverbed
19 49 (3.17%) EMC