Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 21 27
Rank change year-on-year -22 +6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 1758 2825 3248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.71% 8.08% 7.63%
As % of the Vendors category 12.55% 17.18% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1513 2389 2801
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,250 £27,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 14003 16440 21333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.46% 47.01% 50.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11099 13232 17398
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -12 796 £45,000 -10.00% 49
Berkshire -2 528 £45,000 -14.29% 30
Surrey -19 392 £50,000 +11.11% 21
Hampshire -24 353 £40,000 - 17
Buckinghamshire -28 131 £38,500 -14.44% 11
Oxfordshire +30 130 £42,500 -5.56% 8
Kent -4 111 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East Sussex -33 53 £40,000 -11.11% 3
West Sussex -71 36 £31,000 -38.00% 2
Middlesex +11 11 £40,000 -20.00%
M4 Corridor - 3 £42,500 -
Home Counties +5 2 £60,000 +20.00%
Sussex -8 1 £20,500 -80.48%
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 776 (44.14%) Firewall
2 702 (39.93%) Windows
3 697 (39.65%) Cisco Certification
4 636 (36.18%) VMware
5 589 (33.50%) Microsoft
6 515 (29.29%) Juniper
7 502 (28.56%) WAN
8 441 (25.09%) CCNP
9 437 (24.86%) Active Directory
10 404 (22.98%) VMware Infrastructure
10 404 (22.98%) Windows Server
11 402 (22.87%) LAN
12 401 (22.81%) ITIL
13 360 (20.48%) Linux
14 345 (19.62%) Cisco ASA
15 342 (19.45%) TCP/IP
15 342 (19.45%) VPN
16 306 (17.41%) F5
16 306 (17.41%) Data Centre
17 297 (16.89%) CCNA
18 293 (16.67%) MS Exchange
19 288 (16.38%) CheckPoint
20 272 (15.47%) DNS
21 263 (14.96%) MPLS
22 257 (14.62%) Palo Alto
23 252 (14.33%) VoIP
24 249 (14.16%) HP
25 235 (13.37%) BGP
26 225 (12.80%) SQL Server
27 215 (12.23%) Windows Server 2012

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
1 293 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 112 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 84 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 71 (4.04%) IIS
5 41 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 41 (2.33%) Skype for Business
6 35 (1.99%) SharePoint
7 21 (1.19%) Apache
8 14 (0.80%) OpenStack
9 12 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (0.51%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
13 7 (0.40%) Zimbra
14 4 (0.23%) nginx
14 4 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.23%) SAS
14 4 (0.23%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 106 (6.03%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
3 16 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.057%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.057%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.057%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.34%) NetSuite
2 5 (0.28%) Postilion
3 4 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.17%) Maximo
4 3 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.057%) BASE24
5 1 (0.057%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.057%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 159 (9.04%) Office 365
2 154 (8.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 122 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (2.33%) SaaS
5 33 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (1.31%) IaaS
7 13 (0.74%) PaaS
8 4 (0.23%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.057%) G Suite
10 1 (0.057%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.057%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.057%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 776 (44.14%) Firewall
2 502 (28.56%) WAN
3 402 (22.87%) LAN
4 345 (19.62%) Cisco ASA
5 342 (19.45%) TCP/IP
5 342 (19.45%) VPN
6 272 (15.47%) DNS
7 263 (14.96%) MPLS
8 252 (14.33%) VoIP
9 235 (13.37%) BGP
10 205 (11.66%) OSPF
11 188 (10.69%) Wireless
12 187 (10.64%) VLAN
13 184 (10.47%) SAN
14 180 (10.24%) Cisco Nexus
15 178 (10.13%) Network Security
16 167 (9.50%) DHCP
17 162 (9.22%) IPsec
18 111 (6.31%) Ethernet
19 110 (6.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 32 (1.82%) MySQL
3 23 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 21 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (0.85%) MongoDB
6 15 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (0.63%) Hadoop
9 8 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.40%) Redis
11 6 (0.34%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (0.23%) DB2
12 4 (0.23%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.11%) Big Data
13 2 (0.11%) MariaDB
13 2 (0.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.057%) Azure SQL Database
14 1 (0.057%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (1.54%) Subversion
2 26 (1.48%) GCC
2 26 (1.48%) GDB
2 26 (1.48%) Trac
3 6 (0.34%) JIRA
4 5 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.11%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.11%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.11%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.057%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.057%) JMeter
6 1 (0.057%) WebDriver
General
1 174 (9.90%) Finance
2 156 (8.87%) Telecoms
3 48 (2.73%) Digital Economy
4 37 (2.10%) Marketing
5 34 (1.93%) German Language
6 33 (1.88%) Retail
7 30 (1.71%) Advertising
8 27 (1.54%) Legal
9 26 (1.48%) French Language
10 25 (1.42%) Financial Institution
11 22 (1.25%) Manufacturing
12 17 (0.97%) Electronics
13 16 (0.91%) Automotive
13 16 (0.91%) Billing
14 12 (0.68%) Back Office
14 12 (0.68%) Banking
15 6 (0.34%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.34%) Games
16 4 (0.23%) Law
17 2 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 531 (30.20%) Network Engineer
2 236 (13.42%) Support Engineer
3 178 (10.13%) Analyst
4 175 (9.95%) Cisco Engineer
5 161 (9.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 128 (7.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 128 (7.28%) Senior Network Engineer
7 113 (6.43%) Architect
8 103 (5.86%) Support Analyst
9 101 (5.75%) Security Engineer
10 95 (5.40%) Consultant
11 87 (4.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 87 (4.95%) IT Support
12 84 (4.78%) 2nd Line Support
13 81 (4.61%) 3rd Line Support
13 81 (4.61%) IT Engineer
14 79 (4.49%) Network Support
15 71 (4.04%) Infrastructure Manager
16 69 (3.92%) Network Manager
17 66 (3.75%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (1.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 26 (1.48%) STL
2 23 (1.31%) Web Services
3 18 (1.02%) 802.1X
4 8 (0.46%) Middleware
5 7 (0.40%) .NET
6 6 (0.34%) Django
6 6 (0.34%) POSIX
7 4 (0.23%) Java EE
7 4 (0.23%) JSON
7 4 (0.23%) REST
7 4 (0.23%) RFC 2547
7 4 (0.23%) SOAP
7 4 (0.23%) WSDL
7 4 (0.23%) XSD
8 3 (0.17%) COM
8 3 (0.17%) SAML
8 3 (0.17%) XML
9 2 (0.11%) JTAPI
9 2 (0.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 306 (17.41%) Data Centre
2 84 (4.78%) Clustering
3 71 (4.04%) Driving Licence
4 64 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 48 (2.73%) Computer Science
6 47 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (1.99%) Enterprise Storage
7 35 (1.99%) Virtual Team
8 24 (1.37%) Replication
9 23 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
10 22 (1.25%) iPhone
10 22 (1.25%) Private Cloud
11 20 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
12 18 (1.02%) Blackberry
12 18 (1.02%) Client/Server
12 18 (1.02%) PKI
12 18 (1.02%) Public Cloud
13 16 (0.91%) Hedge funds
14 15 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
15 14 (0.80%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 702 (39.93%) Windows
2 404 (22.98%) Windows Server
3 360 (20.48%) Linux
4 215 (12.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 182 (10.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 115 (6.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 102 (5.80%) Unix
8 88 (5.01%) Windows 7
9 87 (4.95%) Windows 10
10 78 (4.44%) CentOS
11 41 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 37 (2.10%) Windows 8
13 36 (2.05%) Solaris
14 33 (1.88%) Windows 2000
15 22 (1.25%) Mac OS X
16 20 (1.14%) Ubuntu
17 12 (0.68%) Android
18 11 (0.63%) Debian
19 9 (0.51%) Windows XP
20 5 (0.28%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (22.81%) ITIL
2 149 (8.48%) Presales
3 139 (7.91%) Load Balancing
4 123 (7.00%) Network Design
5 116 (6.60%) Change Management
6 111 (6.31%) Network Monitoring
7 102 (5.80%) Project Management
8 99 (5.63%) Service Delivery
9 76 (4.32%) Network Management
10 71 (4.04%) Mentoring
11 70 (3.98%) DevOps
12 67 (3.81%) Migration
13 66 (3.75%) Problem Management
14 63 (3.58%) Capacity Planning
14 63 (3.58%) Disaster Recovery
15 62 (3.53%) Time Management
16 61 (3.47%) PRINCE2
17 59 (3.36%) Continuous Improvement
18 58 (3.30%) Risk Management
19 57 (3.24%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 150 (8.53%) SQL
2 90 (5.12%) PowerShell
3 80 (4.55%) Python
4 70 (3.98%) Perl
5 58 (3.30%) Bash Shell
6 42 (2.39%) C++
7 38 (2.16%) C
8 29 (1.65%) Java
9 21 (1.19%) Ruby
10 15 (0.85%) Shell Script
11 8 (0.46%) VB
12 4 (0.23%) PHP
13 3 (0.17%) VBA
14 2 (0.11%) VBScript
15 1 (0.057%) C#
15 1 (0.057%) Erlang
15 1 (0.057%) Korn
15 1 (0.057%) Scala
Qualifications
1 697 (39.65%) Cisco Certification
2 441 (25.09%) CCNP
3 297 (16.89%) CCNA
4 162 (9.22%) Security Cleared
5 155 (8.82%) CCIE
6 144 (8.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 129 (7.34%) SC Cleared
8 113 (6.43%) Degree
9 98 (5.57%) MCSE
10 67 (3.81%) MCSA
11 66 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 53 (3.01%) CCDP
13 47 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
14 44 (2.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 42 (2.39%) JNCIS
16 38 (2.16%) Network+ Certification
17 37 (2.10%) A+ Certification
18 36 (2.05%) JNCIA
19 33 (1.88%) CCENT
19 33 (1.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (9.10%) SLA
2 51 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (2.28%) QA
4 34 (1.93%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.80%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.51%) PMO
7 4 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.23%) SAS 70
8 3 (0.17%) COBIT
8 3 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.11%) PA-DSS
9 2 (0.11%) RMADS
10 1 (0.057%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.057%) GDPR
System Software
1 437 (24.86%) Active Directory
2 404 (22.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 169 (9.61%) Hyper-V
4 102 (5.80%) vSphere
5 92 (5.23%) VMware ESXi
6 35 (1.99%) Virtual Servers
7 31 (1.76%) Terminal Services
8 29 (1.65%) XenApp
9 23 (1.31%) KVM
10 21 (1.19%) vCloud
11 20 (1.14%) XenServer
12 17 (0.97%) NFS
13 16 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 14 (0.80%) VMware NSX
15 12 (0.68%) Docker
15 12 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
16 11 (0.63%) ProxySG
16 11 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
17 9 (0.51%) XenDesktop
18 8 (0.46%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 110 (6.26%) SCCM
2 85 (4.84%) vCenter Server
3 54 (3.07%) Backup Exec
4 45 (2.56%) FortiGate
5 42 (2.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 40 (2.28%) Nagios
7 36 (2.05%) Cisco Prime
8 35 (1.99%) SCOM
9 30 (1.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 30 (1.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 29 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
11 25 (1.42%) Puppet
12 22 (1.25%) Cisco UCCX
13 20 (1.14%) Ansible
13 20 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
14 17 (0.97%) WSUS
15 15 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
16 12 (0.68%) Nessus
16 12 (0.68%) SCVMM
17 11 (0.63%) Nmap
Vendors
1 636 (36.18%) VMware
2 589 (33.50%) Microsoft
3 515 (29.29%) Juniper
4 306 (17.41%) F5
5 288 (16.38%) CheckPoint
6 257 (14.62%) Palo Alto
7 249 (14.16%) HP
8 169 (9.61%) Citrix
9 141 (8.02%) SolarWinds
10 137 (7.79%) Dell
11 100 (5.69%) NetApp
12 92 (5.23%) Blue Coat
13 72 (4.10%) Symantec
14 69 (3.92%) Meraki
15 67 (3.81%) Brocade
16 65 (3.70%) Red Hat
17 61 (3.47%) Aruba
18 57 (3.24%) Fortinet
19 51 (2.90%) Sourcefire
20 46 (2.62%) Veritas