The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Engineer
UK
Rank 363 354 339
Rank change year-on-year -9 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 664 872 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.78% 0.85% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.88% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 592 775 850
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,050 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 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 24 March 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 +8 657 £45,000 - 43
London +50 259 £55,000 +10.00% 15
South East -9 192 £41,000 -18.00% 10
Berkshire -11 59 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Yorkshire 0 56 £45,000 - 3
West Midlands +36 53 £45,000 - 3
East Sussex +43 38 £41,500 -12.63% 4
West Yorkshire +7 38 £38,500 -14.44% 3
Brighton +52 37 £41,500 -12.63% 3
Surrey +6 34 £40,000 -11.11% 2
North West -1 34 £40,000 - 6
Reading -6 33 £55,000 -8.33%
East of England -34 31 £36,500 -15.60% 2
City of London +32 30 £55,000 -15.38% 6
Leeds -3 27 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Hampshire +10 23 £40,000 -20.00%
Herefordshire - 23 £45,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +5 18 £55,000 +25.71%
Manchester -12 18 £40,000 -11.11% 5
East Midlands 0 17 £44,000 +6.65% 3
Buckinghamshire +24 16 £42,500 -15.00%
Milton Keynes +18 15 £42,500 -8.60%
Hertfordshire -10 15 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Hereford - 15 £45,000 - 1
Kent +9 14 £36,250 -14.70% 2
Watford +3 14 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Birmingham +12 13 £50,000 -
South West -8 12 £24,500 -42.35%
Northamptonshire - 12 £44,000 -
Warwickshire +21 8 £45,000 -

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 1293 (100.00%) Cisco
2 919 (71.08%) Cisco Certification
3 753 (58.24%) CCNP
4 686 (53.05%) Firewall
5 560 (43.31%) CCNA
6 403 (31.17%) WAN
7 361 (27.92%) LAN
8 352 (27.22%) Cisco ASA
9 327 (25.29%) Juniper
10 313 (24.21%) VPN
11 301 (23.28%) Wireless
12 297 (22.97%) MPLS
13 277 (21.42%) Data Centre
14 272 (21.04%) BGP
14 272 (21.04%) CheckPoint
15 260 (20.11%) OSPF
16 254 (19.64%) Network Security
17 247 (19.10%) Palo Alto
18 246 (19.03%) ITIL
19 238 (18.41%) Windows
20 237 (18.33%) Cisco Nexus
21 222 (17.17%) Cisco CUCM
22 220 (17.01%) VMware
23 188 (14.54%) Finance
24 180 (13.92%) F5
25 175 (13.53%) DNS
26 172 (13.30%) Network Design
27 170 (13.15%) VoIP
28 166 (12.84%) CCIE
29 149 (11.52%) VLAN

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 27 (2.09%) MS Exchange
2 24 (1.86%) IIS
3 18 (1.39%) Apache
3 18 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (1.08%) Tomcat
4 14 (1.08%) WebLogic
5 12 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (0.85%) Skype for Business
7 10 (0.77%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.31%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 3 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.077%) Confluence
11 1 (0.077%) DNN
11 1 (0.077%) SAS
Applications
1 62 (4.80%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.63%) MS Visio
3 30 (2.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.077%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.09%) Office 365
2 20 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (0.39%) SaaS
6 4 (0.31%) G Suite
7 3 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.15%) IaaS
8 2 (0.15%) PaaS
9 1 (0.077%) Akamai
9 1 (0.077%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 686 (53.05%) Firewall
2 403 (31.17%) WAN
3 361 (27.92%) LAN
4 352 (27.22%) Cisco ASA
5 313 (24.21%) VPN
6 301 (23.28%) Wireless
7 297 (22.97%) MPLS
8 272 (21.04%) BGP
9 260 (20.11%) OSPF
10 254 (19.64%) Network Security
11 237 (18.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 175 (13.53%) DNS
13 170 (13.15%) VoIP
14 149 (11.52%) VLAN
15 146 (11.29%) TCP/IP
16 115 (8.89%) Cisco IOS
17 105 (8.12%) Cisco Wireless
18 100 (7.73%) DHCP
19 82 (6.34%) IPsec
20 75 (5.80%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (1.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.31%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.23%) MySQL
6 1 (0.077%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.077%) JIRA
General
1 188 (14.54%) Finance
2 123 (9.51%) Telecoms
3 73 (5.65%) Banking
4 18 (1.39%) Financial Institution
5 14 (1.08%) Legal
6 13 (1.01%) Law
7 9 (0.70%) Publishing
8 8 (0.62%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.54%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.54%) Military
9 7 (0.54%) Online Betting
10 6 (0.46%) Retail
11 4 (0.31%) Front Office
12 3 (0.23%) Billing
12 3 (0.23%) Electronics
13 2 (0.15%) Advertising
14 1 (0.077%) Automotive
14 1 (0.077%) Games
14 1 (0.077%) Marketing
14 1 (0.077%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (6.19%) 802.1X
2 32 (2.47%) XMPP
3 7 (0.54%) Web Services
4 3 (0.23%) CGI
4 3 (0.23%) XML
5 2 (0.15%) CSS
5 2 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 277 (21.42%) Data Centre
2 41 (3.17%) IVR
3 35 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (2.24%) Computer Science
5 23 (1.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 20 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
7 16 (1.24%) Clustering
7 16 (1.24%) Driving Licence
7 16 (1.24%) Security Operations Centre
8 15 (1.16%) Replication
9 13 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
10 11 (0.85%) Fat Client
10 11 (0.85%) PKI
10 11 (0.85%) Thin Client
11 9 (0.70%) iPad
12 7 (0.54%) e-Health
12 7 (0.54%) EMC VNX
12 7 (0.54%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 6 (0.46%) FlexPod
13 6 (0.46%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 238 (18.41%) Windows
2 146 (11.29%) Linux
3 105 (8.12%) Windows Server
4 71 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 70 (5.41%) Unix
6 67 (5.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (2.86%) Solaris
8 32 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (1.78%) Windows 2000
10 21 (1.62%) Windows 7
11 13 (1.01%) Windows 10
12 10 (0.77%) Data ONTAP
13 8 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.46%) AIX
15 5 (0.39%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.31%) CentOS
16 4 (0.31%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.23%) SUSE
17 3 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (19.03%) ITIL
2 172 (13.30%) Network Design
3 86 (6.65%) Load Balancing
4 81 (6.26%) Mentoring
5 78 (6.03%) Network Monitoring
6 68 (5.26%) Change Management
7 66 (5.10%) Presales
8 65 (5.03%) High Availability
9 57 (4.41%) Network Management
10 41 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
10 41 (3.17%) Migration
10 41 (3.17%) Project Management
11 38 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
12 35 (2.71%) Customer Requirements
13 28 (2.17%) Problem Management
13 28 (2.17%) Risk Management
14 27 (2.09%) Coaching
14 27 (2.09%) Security Operations
15 25 (1.93%) Network Architecture
15 25 (1.93%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 23 (1.78%) SQL
2 17 (1.31%) PowerShell
2 17 (1.31%) Python
3 11 (0.85%) C
4 10 (0.77%) Perl
5 7 (0.54%) VBA
6 6 (0.46%) R
7 5 (0.39%) Java
7 5 (0.39%) PHP
7 5 (0.39%) VB
8 4 (0.31%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.23%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.15%) C++
10 2 (0.15%) Ruby
11 1 (0.077%) Lisp
11 1 (0.077%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 919 (71.08%) Cisco Certification
2 753 (58.24%) CCNP
3 560 (43.31%) CCNA
4 166 (12.84%) CCIE
5 82 (6.34%) Security Cleared
6 79 (6.11%) SC Cleared
7 72 (5.57%) CCVP
8 71 (5.49%) Degree
9 54 (4.18%) CCNP Voice
10 37 (2.86%) CCSA
10 37 (2.86%) JNCIA
11 36 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
12 28 (2.17%) JNCIP
13 26 (2.01%) CCDP
14 25 (1.93%) CCDA
15 21 (1.62%) CCIP
15 21 (1.62%) CCSP
16 18 (1.39%) JNCIS
16 18 (1.39%) MCSA
17 17 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.94%) SLA
2 36 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 22 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (1.08%) ISO27002
5 10 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.54%) QA
7 3 (0.23%) ISO22301
8 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.077%) PMO
System Software
1 137 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (5.34%) Active Directory
3 34 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 26 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (1.78%) vSphere
6 17 (1.31%) ProxySG
7 15 (1.16%) VMware ESX
8 13 (1.01%) XenDesktop
9 11 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (0.70%) XenApp
11 8 (0.62%) XenServer
12 7 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.23%) NFS
14 3 (0.23%) vCloud
15 2 (0.15%) Firmware
15 2 (0.15%) KVM
15 2 (0.15%) Xen
16 1 (0.077%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 222 (17.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 136 (10.52%) Cisco UCCX
3 113 (8.74%) Cisco UCCE
4 47 (3.63%) Cisco Prime
4 47 (3.63%) FortiGate
5 19 (1.47%) Cisco CME
6 18 (1.39%) SolarWinds Orion
7 16 (1.24%) Nagios
8 15 (1.16%) Cacti
9 13 (1.01%) WSUS
10 10 (0.77%) OpenView
10 10 (0.77%) SCCM
11 7 (0.54%) vMotion
12 5 (0.39%) Cisco IPCC
12 5 (0.39%) Netcool
12 5 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (0.31%) Ansible
13 4 (0.31%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.31%) Oracle ZFS
14 2 (0.15%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 1293 (100.00%) Cisco
2 327 (25.29%) Juniper
3 272 (21.04%) CheckPoint
4 247 (19.10%) Palo Alto
5 220 (17.01%) VMware
6 180 (13.92%) F5
7 129 (9.98%) Microsoft
8 108 (8.35%) HP
9 78 (6.03%) SolarWinds
10 70 (5.41%) NetApp
11 67 (5.18%) Citrix
12 63 (4.87%) Fortinet
13 52 (4.02%) Blue Coat
13 52 (4.02%) Riverbed
14 46 (3.56%) Meraki
15 39 (3.02%) Sourcefire
16 38 (2.94%) Nimble Storage
17 35 (2.71%) Avaya
18 34 (2.63%) Red Box
19 30 (2.32%) Arista
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
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East Sussex
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North West London
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City, London
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