The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £46,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Cisco Engineer
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 456 377 411
Rank change year-on-year -79 +34  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 506 788 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.80% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.83% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 450 692 679
Median salary £46,500 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.12% +1.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69638 80091 87142
Median salary £47,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in the UK

Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cisco Engineer in the UK

Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in the UK

Cisco Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -76 498 £46,500 -5.10% 31
London -82 166 £53,250 -3.18% 7
South East -14 135 £48,750 +2.63% 2
Berkshire +28 70 £55,000 +10.00%
North West -11 54 £45,000 +7.78% 7
Reading +39 46 £55,000 -8.33%
East of England -25 40 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Manchester -9 39 £45,000 +5.88% 4
West Midlands +22 35 £40,000 -5.88% 4
East Midlands +39 31 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Yorkshire -34 31 £55,000 +10.00% 2
City of London -8 22 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Surrey +8 19 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Yorkshire -16 19 £44,000 -20.00% 2
Kent +17 18 £45,000 +18.42%
Derbyshire +28 16 £35,000 +20.68%
Hertfordshire -27 15 £26,000 -38.82% 1
Birmingham +12 14 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Derby +18 13 £35,000 +20.68%
Leeds -16 13 £55,000 +7.84% 1
Merseyside +7 12 £37,500 +13.63%
South West -36 12 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Essex - 12 £52,500 - 1
Liverpool - 11 £37,500 -
Warwickshire +19 10 £35,000 -7.89%
Oxfordshire +21 9 £55,000 +69.23%
St Albans +10 9 £25,000 -44.44%
North Yorkshire -3 9 £65,000 +78.08%
South Yorkshire -13 9 £55,000 +12.24%
Colchester - 9 £52,500 -

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Cisco Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 1166 (100.00%) Cisco
2 842 (72.21%) Cisco Certification
3 682 (58.49%) CCNP
4 632 (54.20%) Firewall
5 483 (41.42%) CCNA
6 368 (31.56%) WAN
7 332 (28.47%) Juniper
8 322 (27.62%) MPLS
9 311 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
10 300 (25.73%) BGP
11 296 (25.39%) LAN
12 293 (25.13%) VPN
13 283 (24.27%) OSPF
14 280 (24.01%) Windows
15 272 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
16 263 (22.56%) Wireless
17 257 (22.04%) CheckPoint
18 238 (20.41%) Palo Alto
19 225 (19.30%) Data Centre
20 224 (19.21%) ITIL
21 214 (18.35%) VMware
22 195 (16.72%) F5
23 194 (16.64%) DNS
23 194 (16.64%) CCIE
24 182 (15.61%) Microsoft
25 172 (14.75%) Network Security
26 170 (14.58%) Linux
27 168 (14.41%) TCP/IP
28 165 (14.15%) Cisco CUCM
29 160 (13.72%) Network Design

Cisco Engineer 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 67 (5.75%) MS Exchange
2 39 (3.34%) IIS
3 28 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (1.63%) Skype for Business
6 16 (1.37%) Apache
7 14 (1.20%) Tomcat
7 14 (1.20%) WebLogic
8 12 (1.03%) SharePoint
9 7 (0.60%) OpenStack
9 7 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle Self-Service HR
11 2 (0.17%) SAS
12 1 (0.086%) CMS
12 1 (0.086%) DNN
Applications
1 49 (4.20%) MS Visio
2 46 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.086%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.14%) Office 365
2 18 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (0.26%) IaaS
5 3 (0.26%) PaaS
5 3 (0.26%) SaaS
6 2 (0.17%) G Suite
7 1 (0.086%) Akamai
7 1 (0.086%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.086%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 632 (54.20%) Firewall
2 368 (31.56%) WAN
3 322 (27.62%) MPLS
4 311 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
5 300 (25.73%) BGP
6 296 (25.39%) LAN
7 293 (25.13%) VPN
8 283 (24.27%) OSPF
9 272 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 263 (22.56%) Wireless
11 194 (16.64%) DNS
12 172 (14.75%) Network Security
13 168 (14.41%) TCP/IP
14 143 (12.26%) VLAN
14 143 (12.26%) VoIP
15 119 (10.21%) Cisco IOS
16 118 (10.12%) DHCP
17 110 (9.43%) Cisco Wireless
18 96 (8.23%) IPsec
19 86 (7.38%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (3.52%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (0.51%) MySQL
5 5 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.086%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.086%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 147 (12.61%) Finance
2 90 (7.72%) Telecoms
3 75 (6.43%) Banking
4 20 (1.72%) Legal
5 19 (1.63%) Digital Economy
6 18 (1.54%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.03%) Law
8 6 (0.51%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.43%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.43%) Online Betting
9 5 (0.43%) Publishing
10 4 (0.34%) Marketing
11 3 (0.26%) Advertising
11 3 (0.26%) Electronics
11 3 (0.26%) Retail
12 2 (0.17%) Front Office
12 2 (0.17%) Games
12 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.086%) Billing
13 1 (0.086%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (4.97%) 802.1X
2 27 (2.32%) XMPP
3 5 (0.43%) CGI
3 5 (0.43%) XML
4 4 (0.34%) Web Services
5 3 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.17%) Middleware
7 1 (0.086%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.086%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 225 (19.30%) Data Centre
2 38 (3.26%) Computer Science
3 32 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
4 30 (2.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 25 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (2.14%) Clustering
6 19 (1.63%) iPad
7 15 (1.29%) IVR
7 15 (1.29%) Security Operations Centre
8 14 (1.20%) Driving Licence
8 14 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (0.60%) e-Health
9 7 (0.60%) Fat Client
9 7 (0.60%) Hedge funds
9 7 (0.60%) Thin Client
10 6 (0.51%) FlexPod
10 6 (0.51%) PKI
11 5 (0.43%) CCTV
11 5 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 280 (24.01%) Windows
2 170 (14.58%) Linux
3 139 (11.92%) Windows Server
4 84 (7.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (6.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 63 (5.40%) Unix
7 40 (3.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (3.26%) Solaris
9 20 (1.72%) Windows 2000
10 11 (0.94%) Windows 10
11 10 (0.86%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.51%) CentOS
12 6 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
12 6 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (0.51%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.43%) SUSE
13 5 (0.43%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.34%) Android
14 4 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (19.21%) ITIL
2 160 (13.72%) Network Design
3 107 (9.18%) Load Balancing
4 89 (7.63%) High Availability
5 82 (7.03%) Change Management
6 75 (6.43%) Network Management
7 66 (5.66%) Mentoring
8 63 (5.40%) Network Monitoring
9 47 (4.03%) Presales
10 36 (3.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 33 (2.83%) Kalman Filter
12 30 (2.57%) Migration
13 29 (2.49%) Project Management
14 27 (2.32%) Business Continuity
15 25 (2.14%) Root Cause Analysis
16 24 (2.06%) Service Delivery
17 23 (1.97%) Coaching
18 21 (1.80%) SIEM
19 20 (1.72%) DDoS Mitigation
19 20 (1.72%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (2.66%) C
2 30 (2.57%) SQL
3 15 (1.29%) Python
4 14 (1.20%) PowerShell
5 7 (0.60%) Perl
5 7 (0.60%) VBA
6 6 (0.51%) Java
6 6 (0.51%) R
7 5 (0.43%) Bash Shell
7 5 (0.43%) PHP
7 5 (0.43%) VB
8 2 (0.17%) Ruby
8 2 (0.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.086%) Groovy
9 1 (0.086%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 842 (72.21%) Cisco Certification
2 682 (58.49%) CCNP
3 483 (41.42%) CCNA
4 194 (16.64%) CCIE
5 72 (6.17%) Degree
6 63 (5.40%) Security Cleared
7 60 (5.15%) SC Cleared
8 53 (4.55%) CCVP
9 46 (3.95%) CCNP Voice
10 45 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 36 (3.09%) JNCIP
12 33 (2.83%) JNCIS
13 28 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 27 (2.32%) CCDA
15 26 (2.23%) MCSE
16 25 (2.14%) CCSA
17 23 (1.97%) CCDP
17 23 (1.97%) JNCIA
17 23 (1.97%) MCSA
18 18 (1.54%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.89%) SLA
2 16 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 14 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 12 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.86%) QA
7 5 (0.43%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.086%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.086%) PMO
System Software
1 133 (11.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 109 (9.35%) Active Directory
3 56 (4.80%) Hyper-V
4 28 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
5 25 (2.14%) XenApp
6 24 (2.06%) XenDesktop
7 23 (1.97%) vSphere
8 20 (1.72%) ProxySG
9 14 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (0.86%) vCloud
11 9 (0.77%) Xen
11 9 (0.77%) XenServer
12 7 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.17%) Firmware
13 2 (0.17%) KVM
14 1 (0.086%) NFS
14 1 (0.086%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 165 (14.15%) Cisco CUCM
2 95 (8.15%) Cisco UCCX
3 84 (7.20%) Cisco UCCE
4 71 (6.09%) FortiGate
5 37 (3.17%) Cisco Prime
6 30 (2.57%) Cacti
7 24 (2.06%) SolarWinds Orion
8 16 (1.37%) OpenView
9 15 (1.29%) vCenter Server
10 9 (0.77%) Backup Exec
11 7 (0.60%) Nagios
11 7 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (0.60%) ThinApp
12 6 (0.51%) vMotion
13 5 (0.43%) Cisco CME
13 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
13 5 (0.43%) SCCM
14 4 (0.34%) SCOM
14 4 (0.34%) WSUS
15 3 (0.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1166 (100.00%) Cisco
2 332 (28.47%) Juniper
3 257 (22.04%) CheckPoint
4 238 (20.41%) Palo Alto
5 214 (18.35%) VMware
6 195 (16.72%) F5
7 182 (15.61%) Microsoft
8 113 (9.69%) HP
9 78 (6.69%) Citrix
10 68 (5.83%) SolarWinds
11 55 (4.72%) Fortinet
11 55 (4.72%) NetApp
12 44 (3.77%) Blue Coat
13 38 (3.26%) Huawei
14 36 (3.09%) Meraki
15 34 (2.92%) Sourcefire
16 30 (2.57%) Avaya
17 29 (2.49%) Riverbed
18 27 (2.32%) EMC
19 23 (1.97%) Red Box
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Flexy hours
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package, Overti
Posted: 22 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k-£45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum plus car, bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus car, bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Generous Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus, Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car & Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Car
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