Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 23 27
Rank change year-on-year -20 +4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 1644 2806 3269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.70% 7.93% 7.71%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 16.90% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1440 2343 2745
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,750 £27,700
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,100 £66,250
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 13151 16607 21383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.60% 46.95% 50.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10478 13393 17370
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -12 757 £45,000 -10.00% 32
Berkshire -1 502 £46,500 -11.43% 14
Hampshire -14 348 £40,000 - 19
Surrey -26 333 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Oxfordshire +36 131 £43,500 +33.85% 6
Buckinghamshire -31 122 £38,625 -14.17% 12
Kent -6 99 £42,500 +6.25% 6
West Sussex -51 51 £32,500 -35.00% 1
East Sussex -36 47 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Middlesex +6 10 £40,000 -20.00%
Home Counties +4 1 £60,000 -
Sussex -7 1 £20,500 -80.48%
M4 Corridor - 1 £65,000 -
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 747 (45.44%) Firewall
2 697 (42.40%) Cisco Certification
3 666 (40.51%) Windows
4 592 (36.01%) VMware
5 546 (33.21%) Microsoft
6 510 (31.02%) Juniper
7 471 (28.65%) WAN
8 427 (25.97%) CCNP
9 412 (25.06%) Active Directory
10 399 (24.27%) LAN
11 384 (23.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 361 (21.96%) Windows Server
13 358 (21.78%) ITIL
14 331 (20.13%) Cisco ASA
15 329 (20.01%) VPN
16 307 (18.67%) TCP/IP
17 305 (18.55%) Linux
18 290 (17.64%) Data Centre
19 288 (17.52%) CheckPoint
20 280 (17.03%) MS Exchange
20 280 (17.03%) CCNA
20 280 (17.03%) F5
21 272 (16.55%) MPLS
22 262 (15.94%) DNS
23 251 (15.27%) BGP
24 231 (14.05%) Palo Alto
25 216 (13.14%) OSPF
26 215 (13.08%) HP
27 212 (12.90%) VoIP
28 203 (12.35%) SQL Server

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
1 280 (17.03%) MS Exchange
2 108 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 71 (4.32%) IIS
4 69 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 40 (2.43%) Skype for Business
6 38 (2.31%) SharePoint
7 33 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2007
8 24 (1.46%) Apache
9 13 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
10 12 (0.73%) OpenStack
10 12 (0.73%) Tomcat
11 11 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (0.43%) Zimbra
15 4 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 4 (0.24%) SAS
15 4 (0.24%) WebLogic
16 2 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.12%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 87 (5.29%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.061%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.061%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.18%) Maximo
2 3 (0.18%) Postilion
3 1 (0.061%) BASE24
3 1 (0.061%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.061%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.061%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.061%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 147 (8.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 142 (8.64%) Office 365
3 105 (6.39%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (1.95%) SaaS
5 23 (1.40%) IaaS
6 22 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.73%) PaaS
8 3 (0.18%) G Suite
9 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.12%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.061%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.061%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.061%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.061%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 747 (45.44%) Firewall
2 471 (28.65%) WAN
3 399 (24.27%) LAN
4 331 (20.13%) Cisco ASA
5 329 (20.01%) VPN
6 307 (18.67%) TCP/IP
7 272 (16.55%) MPLS
8 262 (15.94%) DNS
9 251 (15.27%) BGP
10 216 (13.14%) OSPF
11 212 (12.90%) VoIP
12 181 (11.01%) Wireless
13 180 (10.95%) SAN
14 177 (10.77%) Cisco Nexus
15 170 (10.34%) VLAN
16 168 (10.22%) DHCP
17 154 (9.37%) Network Security
18 142 (8.64%) IPsec
19 105 (6.39%) SSL
20 97 (5.90%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 35 (2.13%) MySQL
3 33 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (1.03%) MongoDB
7 13 (0.79%) Hadoop
7 13 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.43%) Redis
11 6 (0.36%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.36%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.24%) DB2
13 3 (0.18%) Big Data
14 2 (0.12%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.12%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.12%) Ingres
14 2 (0.12%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.12%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 7 (0.43%) Subversion
2 6 (0.36%) GCC
2 6 (0.36%) GDB
2 6 (0.36%) JIRA
2 6 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (0.36%) Trac
3 5 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.12%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.12%) JMeter
4 2 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.12%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.12%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.12%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.061%) Jenkins
General
1 148 (9.00%) Finance
2 131 (7.97%) Telecoms
3 54 (3.28%) Digital Economy
4 34 (2.07%) Marketing
5 30 (1.82%) Retail
6 29 (1.76%) German Language
7 26 (1.58%) Advertising
7 26 (1.58%) Legal
8 20 (1.22%) French Language
9 19 (1.16%) Automotive
9 19 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 18 (1.09%) Manufacturing
11 16 (0.97%) Electronics
12 15 (0.91%) Back Office
13 12 (0.73%) Billing
14 11 (0.67%) Banking
15 5 (0.30%) Games
16 3 (0.18%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.18%) Law
16 3 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 516 (31.39%) Network Engineer
2 195 (11.86%) Support Engineer
3 188 (11.44%) Cisco Engineer
4 157 (9.55%) Analyst
5 137 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 136 (8.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 122 (7.42%) Senior Network Engineer
8 108 (6.57%) Security Engineer
9 104 (6.33%) Architect
10 101 (6.14%) Consultant
11 100 (6.08%) Support Analyst
12 86 (5.23%) IT Support
13 80 (4.87%) 3rd Line Support
13 80 (4.87%) IT Engineer
14 77 (4.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 74 (4.50%) Network Support
16 65 (3.95%) Infrastructure Manager
17 64 (3.89%) Juniper Engineer
18 63 (3.83%) Network Architect
19 62 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (1.46%) 802.1X
2 16 (0.97%) Web Services
3 8 (0.49%) Middleware
4 7 (0.43%) XML
5 6 (0.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (0.36%) STL
6 5 (0.30%) Django
6 5 (0.30%) REST
7 4 (0.24%) .NET
7 4 (0.24%) Java EE
7 4 (0.24%) JSON
7 4 (0.24%) LAMP
7 4 (0.24%) RFC 2547
7 4 (0.24%) SOAP
7 4 (0.24%) Software Packaging
7 4 (0.24%) WSDL
7 4 (0.24%) XSD
8 3 (0.18%) COM
8 3 (0.18%) CSS
9 2 (0.12%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 290 (17.64%) Data Centre
2 71 (4.32%) Management Information System
3 64 (3.89%) Clustering
4 55 (3.35%) Driving Licence
5 49 (2.98%) Computer Science
6 46 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (1.95%) Virtual Team
8 28 (1.70%) Enterprise Storage
9 24 (1.46%) Replication
10 22 (1.34%) PKI
10 22 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
11 20 (1.22%) Blackberry
11 20 (1.22%) Private Cloud
12 17 (1.03%) Security Operations Centre
13 14 (0.85%) Public Cloud
14 13 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 13 (0.79%) iPhone
15 12 (0.73%) Hedge funds
16 11 (0.67%) Client/Server
17 10 (0.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 666 (40.51%) Windows
2 361 (21.96%) Windows Server
3 305 (18.55%) Linux
4 199 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 194 (11.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 114 (6.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 111 (6.75%) Unix
8 84 (5.11%) Windows 7
9 75 (4.56%) Windows 10
10 73 (4.44%) CentOS
11 33 (2.01%) Windows 8
12 31 (1.89%) Solaris
13 29 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 27 (1.64%) Windows 2000
15 22 (1.34%) Mac OS X
16 16 (0.97%) Ubuntu
17 12 (0.73%) Android
18 11 (0.67%) Windows XP
19 9 (0.55%) AIX
19 9 (0.55%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (21.78%) ITIL
2 138 (8.39%) Presales
3 133 (8.09%) Load Balancing
4 130 (7.91%) Network Design
5 95 (5.78%) Change Management
6 94 (5.72%) Service Delivery
7 83 (5.05%) Mentoring
7 83 (5.05%) Network Monitoring
8 81 (4.93%) Project Management
9 69 (4.20%) Problem Management
10 65 (3.95%) Network Management
11 64 (3.89%) Risk Management
12 63 (3.83%) Information Security
13 62 (3.77%) Migration
14 60 (3.65%) Continuous Improvement
14 60 (3.65%) Incident Management
15 58 (3.53%) Service Management
16 57 (3.47%) Time Management
17 56 (3.41%) DevOps
18 55 (3.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 139 (8.45%) SQL
2 81 (4.93%) PowerShell
3 69 (4.20%) Python
4 61 (3.71%) Perl
5 39 (2.37%) Bash Shell
6 34 (2.07%) C
7 29 (1.76%) Java
8 23 (1.40%) C++
9 21 (1.28%) Ruby
10 18 (1.09%) Shell Script
11 8 (0.49%) VB
12 5 (0.30%) PHP
13 1 (0.061%) C#
13 1 (0.061%) Erlang
13 1 (0.061%) Korn
13 1 (0.061%) Scala
13 1 (0.061%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 697 (42.40%) Cisco Certification
2 427 (25.97%) CCNP
3 280 (17.03%) CCNA
4 171 (10.40%) Security Cleared
5 169 (10.28%) CCIE
6 141 (8.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 137 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 98 (5.96%) Degree
9 95 (5.78%) MCSE
10 67 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 60 (3.65%) MCSA
12 56 (3.41%) JNCIS
13 43 (2.62%) CCDP
14 39 (2.37%) A+ Certification
14 39 (2.37%) CCENT
14 39 (2.37%) Network+ Certification
15 38 (2.31%) JNCIA
15 38 (2.31%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 34 (2.07%) CISSP
17 33 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (10.77%) SLA
2 49 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (2.01%) PCI DSS
4 26 (1.58%) QA
5 14 (0.85%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.55%) PMO
7 5 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (0.24%) COBIT
8 4 (0.24%) SAS 70
9 3 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.061%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.061%) GDPR
11 1 (0.061%) RMADS
System Software
1 412 (25.06%) Active Directory
2 384 (23.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 164 (9.98%) Hyper-V
4 97 (5.90%) vSphere
5 76 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
6 42 (2.55%) XenApp
7 39 (2.37%) Virtual Servers
8 38 (2.31%) Terminal Services
9 23 (1.40%) XenServer
10 21 (1.28%) KVM
11 16 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 16 (0.97%) ProxySG
11 16 (0.97%) vCloud
12 14 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
13 13 (0.79%) VMware NSX
13 13 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
14 12 (0.73%) Docker
15 11 (0.67%) XenDesktop
16 7 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
16 7 (0.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 111 (6.75%) SCCM
2 71 (4.32%) vCenter Server
3 51 (3.10%) FortiGate
4 49 (2.98%) Backup Exec
5 43 (2.62%) SCOM
6 35 (2.13%) Nagios
7 31 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 27 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
9 24 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
9 24 (1.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 24 (1.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 21 (1.28%) Puppet
11 20 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
12 17 (1.03%) Ansible
12 17 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
13 16 (0.97%) WSUS
14 15 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
14 15 (0.91%) SCVMM
15 12 (0.73%) Nessus
15 12 (0.73%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 592 (36.01%) VMware
2 546 (33.21%) Microsoft
3 510 (31.02%) Juniper
4 288 (17.52%) CheckPoint
5 280 (17.03%) F5
6 231 (14.05%) Palo Alto
7 215 (13.08%) HP
8 172 (10.46%) Citrix
9 114 (6.93%) SolarWinds
10 112 (6.81%) Dell
11 92 (5.60%) Blue Coat
12 85 (5.17%) NetApp
13 64 (3.89%) Meraki
14 61 (3.71%) Brocade
15 59 (3.59%) Symantec
16 57 (3.47%) Fortinet
17 53 (3.22%) Aruba
17 53 (3.22%) Red Hat
18 47 (2.86%) Sourcefire
19 45 (2.74%) Extreme Networks