Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 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
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 72 41
Rank change year-on-year +36 -31 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 1,489 1,178 1,644
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.86% 4.04% 5.70%
As % of the Vendors category 14.00% 9.41% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,113 976 1,440
South East median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,625 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.08% +3.33% -

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 10,638 12,518 13,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.89% 42.96% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8,172 9,954 10,483
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 22 October 2019.

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 22 October 2019. 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
Hampshire +33 457 £38,500 -14.44% 90
Thames Valley +15 416 £47,250 -5.50% 83
Surrey +34 347 £47,500 +5.56% 55
Berkshire +2 286 £50,000 -4.76% 42
West Sussex +34 112 £56,000 +17.89% 16
Buckinghamshire +21 89 £46,000 +18.71% 27
Kent +8 76 £52,500 +27.08% 18
East Sussex -15 43 £51,500 +3.00% 4
Oxfordshire +40 41 £37,500 -23.08% 14
Middlesex -4 10 £41,750 -35.77%
M4 Corridor +2 8 - -
Home Counties - 1 £30,000 -
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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.

1 786 (52.79%) Cisco Certification
2 682 (45.80%) Firewall
3 532 (35.73%) CCNP
4 524 (35.19%) Windows
5 494 (33.18%) VMware
6 438 (29.42%) Microsoft
7 426 (28.61%) WAN
8 406 (27.27%) CCNA
9 364 (24.45%) Juniper
10 357 (23.98%) LAN
11 354 (23.77%) Data Centre
12 317 (21.29%) Windows Server
13 310 (20.82%) Azure
14 295 (19.81%) VMware Infrastructure
15 288 (19.34%) ITIL
16 260 (17.46%) VPN
17 255 (17.13%) Active Directory
18 248 (16.66%) BGP
19 246 (16.52%) Linux
20 237 (15.92%) Office 365
21 227 (15.25%) Cisco ASA
22 224 (15.04%) MPLS
23 214 (14.37%) Citrix
24 211 (14.17%) DNS
25 208 (13.97%) Network Security
26 207 (13.90%) OSPF
27 204 (13.70%) Wireless
27 204 (13.70%) TCP/IP
28 198 (13.30%) CheckPoint
29 194 (13.03%) HP

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
1 154 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 61 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (2.89%) Skype for Business
4 39 (2.62%) SharePoint
5 30 (2.01%) IIS
6 27 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.27%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.20%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.13%) Apache
10 2 (0.13%) Confluence
10 2 (0.13%) SAS
10 2 (0.13%) Smallworld
11 1 (0.067%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 75 (5.04%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (1.88%) MS Visio
3 21 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.067%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 12 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.27%) Cisco SocialMiner
3 2 (0.13%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.13%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.067%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.067%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 310 (20.82%) Azure
2 237 (15.92%) Office 365
3 191 (12.83%) AWS
4 34 (2.28%) SaaS
5 31 (2.08%) IaaS
6 22 (1.48%) PaaS
7 21 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
7 21 (1.41%) GCP
8 20 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (0.87%) OneDrive
10 6 (0.40%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 3 (0.20%) G Suite
12 2 (0.13%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.13%) GitHub
13 1 (0.067%) Akamai
13 1 (0.067%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.067%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.067%) Power Platform
13 1 (0.067%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 682 (45.80%) Firewall
2 426 (28.61%) WAN
3 357 (23.98%) LAN
4 260 (17.46%) VPN
5 248 (16.66%) BGP
6 227 (15.25%) Cisco ASA
7 224 (15.04%) MPLS
8 211 (14.17%) DNS
9 208 (13.97%) Network Security
10 207 (13.90%) OSPF
11 204 (13.70%) TCP/IP
11 204 (13.70%) Wireless
12 145 (9.74%) DHCP
13 140 (9.40%) Cisco Nexus
13 140 (9.40%) VoIP
14 114 (7.66%) SAN
15 91 (6.11%) Internet
16 90 (6.04%) IPsec
16 90 (6.04%) VLAN
17 79 (5.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (4.70%) SQL Server
2 14 (0.94%) MySQL
2 14 (0.94%) Relational Database
3 8 (0.54%) Oracle Database
4 6 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (0.34%) Geospatial Data
6 4 (0.27%) Big Data
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (0.20%) DB2
7 3 (0.20%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.067%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.067%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.067%) Redis
9 1 (0.067%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.067%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.067%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.067%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (1.88%) Git (software)
2 17 (1.14%) Visual Studio
3 15 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
5 10 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (0.67%) TeamCity
6 7 (0.47%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (0.34%) JIRA
9 2 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.13%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.13%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.13%) MSI
9 2 (0.13%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.067%) CMake
10 1 (0.067%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.067%) GitLab
10 1 (0.067%) GoCD
10 1 (0.067%) Valgrind
General
1 137 (9.20%) Telecoms
2 86 (5.78%) Finance
3 78 (5.24%) Banking
4 56 (3.76%) Public Sector
5 49 (3.29%) German Language
5 49 (3.29%) Italian Language
6 43 (2.89%) Aerospace
7 34 (2.28%) Retail
8 22 (1.48%) Law
8 22 (1.48%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
10 16 (1.07%) Electronics
11 15 (1.01%) Marketing
12 11 (0.74%) Military
13 9 (0.60%) French Language
14 8 (0.54%) Advertising
15 7 (0.47%) Legal
16 5 (0.34%) Dutch Language
16 5 (0.34%) Games
17 4 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 566 (38.01%) Network Engineer
2 153 (10.28%) Support Engineer
3 133 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 132 (8.87%) Cisco Engineer
5 128 (8.60%) Consultant
6 117 (7.86%) Architect
7 100 (6.72%) Senior Network Engineer
8 97 (6.51%) Analyst
9 96 (6.45%) IT Engineer
10 93 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 91 (6.11%) Security Engineer
12 76 (5.10%) Network Security Engineer
13 64 (4.30%) Systems Engineer
14 60 (4.03%) NOC Engineer
15 54 (3.63%) 2nd Line Support
15 54 (3.63%) Network Support
16 50 (3.36%) Network Architect
16 50 (3.36%) Network Support Engineer
17 46 (3.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 46 (3.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (1.28%) 802.1X
2 18 (1.21%) LDAP
3 14 (0.94%) Web Services
4 8 (0.54%) XMPP
5 6 (0.40%) .NET
5 6 (0.40%) JSON
6 4 (0.27%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.13%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.13%) CSS
7 2 (0.13%) HTML
7 2 (0.13%) J2EE
7 2 (0.13%) MAPI
7 2 (0.13%) Middleware
7 2 (0.13%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (0.13%) Web Services Management
8 1 (0.067%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.067%) COM+
8 1 (0.067%) CSS3
8 1 (0.067%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.067%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 354 (23.77%) Data Centre
2 114 (7.66%) Management Information System
3 98 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
5 36 (2.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 35 (2.35%) Public Cloud
7 33 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
8 31 (2.08%) Replication
9 30 (2.01%) Driving Licence
10 28 (1.88%) Clustering
11 24 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
12 20 (1.34%) EMC VMAX
12 20 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
13 17 (1.14%) BBC
14 16 (1.07%) PKI
15 14 (0.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
16 13 (0.87%) iPhone
16 13 (0.87%) Virtual Team
17 11 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
17 11 (0.74%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 524 (35.19%) Windows
2 317 (21.29%) Windows Server
3 246 (16.52%) Linux
4 127 (8.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 105 (7.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 101 (6.78%) Unix
7 92 (6.18%) Windows 10
8 61 (4.10%) Windows 7
9 29 (1.95%) CentOS
10 17 (1.14%) Debian
11 16 (1.07%) Mac OS
11 16 (1.07%) Ubuntu
12 13 (0.87%) Android
13 10 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (0.67%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.34%) VMS
16 4 (0.27%) Solaris
17 3 (0.20%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.13%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (19.34%) ITIL
2 187 (12.56%) Problem-Solving
3 167 (11.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 163 (10.95%) Presales
5 115 (7.72%) Load Balancing
6 92 (6.18%) Project Delivery
7 89 (5.98%) Network Design
8 84 (5.64%) Migration
9 80 (5.37%) Incident Management
10 75 (5.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 72 (4.84%) Mentoring
11 72 (4.84%) Network Monitoring
12 69 (4.63%) Information Security
13 62 (4.16%) Configuration Management
14 59 (3.96%) Business Continuity
15 58 (3.90%) Network Management
16 55 (3.69%) Change Management
16 55 (3.69%) Service Delivery
17 51 (3.43%) Project Management
18 48 (3.22%) Demand Generation
Programming Languages
1 100 (6.72%) PowerShell
2 61 (4.10%) SQL
3 25 (1.68%) C
3 25 (1.68%) C++
4 22 (1.48%) Python
5 20 (1.34%) C#
6 13 (0.87%) Shell Script
7 11 (0.74%) Java
8 10 (0.67%) Perl
9 7 (0.47%) Bash Shell
9 7 (0.47%) Ruby
10 6 (0.40%) PHP
11 3 (0.20%) Ada
11 3 (0.20%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.13%) Go
12 2 (0.13%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.13%) VB
12 2 (0.13%) VBScript
13 1 (0.067%) Lua
13 1 (0.067%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 786 (52.79%) Cisco Certification
2 532 (35.73%) CCNP
3 406 (27.27%) CCNA
4 173 (11.62%) Security Cleared
5 159 (10.68%) CCIE
6 140 (9.40%) Degree
7 131 (8.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 107 (7.19%) SC Cleared
9 105 (7.05%) MCSE
10 104 (6.98%) JNCIS
11 73 (4.90%) JNCIA
12 61 (4.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 58 (3.90%) CCDP
14 55 (3.69%) CISSP
15 49 (3.29%) JNCIP
16 44 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
17 40 (2.69%) CCSE
17 40 (2.69%) DV Cleared
18 37 (2.48%) JNCIE
19 36 (2.42%) CCIE Service Provider
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (8.26%) SLA
2 41 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (1.54%) ISO 9001
4 20 (1.34%) ISO 22301
5 19 (1.28%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.94%) GDPR
7 9 (0.60%) PMO
8 6 (0.40%) QA
9 5 (0.34%) NIST
10 4 (0.27%) RMADS
11 3 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.20%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.20%) NCSC
12 2 (0.13%) DICOM
12 2 (0.13%) HL7
12 2 (0.13%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.13%) ISO 31000
12 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 295 (19.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 255 (17.13%) Active Directory
3 137 (9.20%) Hyper-V
4 58 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
5 47 (3.16%) VMware NSX
6 37 (2.48%) vSphere
7 33 (2.22%) XenDesktop
8 32 (2.15%) XenApp
9 30 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
10 16 (1.07%) Firmware
11 15 (1.01%) vCloud
12 14 (0.94%) Docker
13 11 (0.74%) Terminal Server
14 8 (0.54%) DFS Replication
14 8 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
14 8 (0.54%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.40%) Terminal Services
16 5 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
16 5 (0.34%) NFS
17 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 93 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 90 (6.04%) SCCM
3 39 (2.62%) vCenter Server
4 32 (2.15%) Nagios
5 30 (2.01%) Cisco UCCX
5 30 (2.01%) SCOM
6 29 (1.95%) Microsoft Intune
7 22 (1.48%) Cisco Prime
8 20 (1.34%) Ansible
8 20 (1.34%) Backup Exec
9 18 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
9 18 (1.21%) WSUS
10 16 (1.07%) FortiGate
10 16 (1.07%) Puppet
11 10 (0.67%) Kubernetes
11 10 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
12 8 (0.54%) Cisco UCCE
12 8 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
12 8 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 8 (0.54%) vRealize
Vendors
1 494 (33.18%) VMware
2 438 (29.42%) Microsoft
3 364 (24.45%) Juniper
4 214 (14.37%) Citrix
5 198 (13.30%) CheckPoint
6 194 (13.03%) HP
6 194 (13.03%) Palo Alto
7 193 (12.96%) Dell
8 149 (10.01%) NetApp
9 117 (7.86%) F5
10 107 (7.19%) SolarWinds
11 106 (7.12%) Meraki
12 94 (6.31%) Brocade
13 82 (5.51%) EMC
14 71 (4.77%) Fortinet
15 66 (4.43%) Aruba
16 56 (3.76%) Google
17 50 (3.36%) Huawei
18 45 (3.02%) Avaya
19 43 (2.89%) Veeam