Period
to 22 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Cisco Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Consultant
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1068 1064 1126
Rank change year-on-year -4 +62 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Consultant 88 127 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.072% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.075% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 82 81 98
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -4.35%
10th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,125 £75,000 £72,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 159,903 169,601 187,341
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 95.98% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 128,846 135,977 157,397
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Cisco Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Cisco Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Consultant in the UK

Cisco Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cisco Consultant in the UK

Cisco Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Consultant over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Consultant in the UK

Cisco Consultant
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 22 September 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
England +2 83 £65,000 +8.33% 23
UK excluding London -6 44 £52,500 -4.55% 21
London +25 39 £70,000 +7.69% 2
North of England +43 22 £52,500 +16.67% 11
North West - 18 £52,500 - 5
Midlands +42 12 £52,500 -8.70% 5
West Midlands +44 11 £52,500 -4.55% 3
South East -1 5 £80,000 +45.45% 3
East of England -21 4 £62,500 +11.11% 2
Yorkshire +35 2 £57,500 +27.78% 4
North East -13 2 £43,750 - 2
South West +15 1 £70,000 +40.00%
East Midlands +4 1 £52,500 -4.55% 2

Cisco Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, Cisco Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Cisco Consultant in the job title.

1 88 (100.00%) Cisco
2 77 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 69 (78.41%) CCNP
4 56 (63.64%) Wireless
5 43 (48.86%) Juniper
6 42 (47.73%) Presales
6 42 (47.73%) Cisco Firepower
7 41 (46.59%) WAN
8 40 (45.45%) VMware
9 37 (42.05%) LAN
9 37 (42.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 36 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
11 30 (34.09%) CheckPoint
11 30 (34.09%) Firewall
12 29 (32.95%) CCNA
12 29 (32.95%) F5
13 27 (30.68%) Meraki
13 27 (30.68%) OSPF
14 26 (29.55%) CCIE
15 25 (28.41%) VPN
15 25 (28.41%) Data Centre
16 24 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
17 22 (25.00%) MPLS
18 21 (23.86%) Cisco ISE
19 20 (22.73%) Palo Alto
19 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
19 20 (22.73%) Fortinet
19 20 (22.73%) HP
20 17 (19.32%) Load Balancing
20 17 (19.32%) ISO/IEC 27001

Cisco Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (19.32%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.41%) Office 365
5 2 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.27%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.27%) Route 53
5 2 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (63.64%) Wireless
2 42 (47.73%) Cisco Firepower
3 41 (46.59%) WAN
4 37 (42.05%) LAN
5 36 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
6 30 (34.09%) Firewall
7 27 (30.68%) OSPF
8 25 (28.41%) VPN
9 24 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
10 22 (25.00%) MPLS
11 21 (23.86%) Cisco ISE
12 17 (19.32%) Network Security
13 16 (18.18%) SAN
14 15 (17.05%) BGP
14 15 (17.05%) TACACS
14 15 (17.05%) VLAN
15 12 (13.64%) IP Telephony
15 12 (13.64%) NGN
15 12 (13.64%) WLAN
16 10 (11.36%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (6.82%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.14%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) COM
2 2 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (1.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.41%) Data Centre
2 15 (17.05%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.68%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.27%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.91%) Linux
2 11 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) Presales
2 17 (19.32%) Load Balancing
3 15 (17.05%) Network Architecture
3 15 (17.05%) Network Management
4 14 (15.91%) ITIL
5 13 (14.77%) Technical Architecture
6 12 (13.64%) PQQ
6 12 (13.64%) Product Management
6 12 (13.64%) Time Management
7 7 (7.95%) Network Design
7 7 (7.95%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.68%) Analytics
8 5 (5.68%) Migration
9 4 (4.55%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.55%) Change Control
9 4 (4.55%) Computer Architecture
9 4 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (4.55%) WAN Optimisation
10 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (3.41%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
1 4 (4.55%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.27%) Perl
2 2 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 77 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (78.41%) CCNP
3 29 (32.95%) CCNA
4 26 (29.55%) CCIE
5 13 (14.77%) CCDP
6 8 (9.09%) CCIE Security
7 6 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.55%) CCDA
8 4 (4.55%) Degree
9 3 (3.41%) JNCIA
9 3 (3.41%) JNCIP
9 3 (3.41%) JNCIS
9 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.27%) VCP6
11 1 (1.14%) CCDE
11 1 (1.14%) CCSE
11 1 (1.14%) GIAC
11 1 (1.14%) ISACA
11 1 (1.14%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (14.77%) PMO
3 2 (2.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (42.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.55%) vSphere
4 3 (3.41%) VMware NSX
5 2 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (17.05%) QRadar
1 15 (17.05%) WhatsUp Gold
2 14 (15.91%) Stealthwatch
3 2 (2.27%) Ansible
3 2 (2.27%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.27%) RSA Security Analytics
3 2 (2.27%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) Cisco
2 43 (48.86%) Juniper
3 40 (45.45%) VMware
4 30 (34.09%) CheckPoint
5 29 (32.95%) F5
6 27 (30.68%) Meraki
7 20 (22.73%) Fortinet
7 20 (22.73%) HP
7 20 (22.73%) Palo Alto
8 16 (18.18%) SolarWinds
9 15 (17.05%) Microsoft
9 15 (17.05%) NetApp
9 15 (17.05%) Tripwire
10 14 (15.91%) IronPort
11 12 (13.64%) Citrix
12 7 (7.95%) Blue Coat
12 7 (7.95%) FireEye
12 7 (7.95%) ForeScout
12 7 (7.95%) Tufin
13 4 (4.55%) SonicWALL