The median annual salary for a Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer
UK
Rank 456 452 420
Rank change year-on-year -4 -32  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 463 630 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.61% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.64% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 419 566 631
Median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88%  

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 Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the UK

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the UK

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Network Engineer in the UK

Cisco Network 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 Network 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 +3 460 £45,000 -5.26% 32
London +45 182 £51,500 +3.00% 9
South East -13 123 £42,500 -15.00% 8
West Midlands +33 48 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire -9 36 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Brighton +49 33 £41,500 -12.63% 2
East Sussex +38 33 £41,500 -12.63% 3
Berkshire -14 31 £46,500 -22.50% 2
East of England +5 26 £33,000 -25.00% 3
Surrey +21 25 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Herefordshire - 23 £45,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +10 18 £55,000 +22.22%
North West -7 18 £40,500 +1.25% 4
West Yorkshire -8 18 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Leeds -10 18 £35,000 -30.00% 1
East Midlands +11 16 £44,000 +51.72% 3
Reading -16 15 £55,000 -8.33%
Hereford - 15 £45,000 - 1
Watford +3 14 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Hampshire +2 14 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire 0 14 £45,000 +4.04% 2
City of London +31 13 £57,500 -0.43% 5
Kent +22 12 £42,500 - 2
Northamptonshire - 12 £44,000 -
Birmingham +10 11 £50,000 -
South West +3 11 £24,500 -42.35%
Manchester -14 10 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Warwickshire +21 8 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +17 8 £45,000 -10.00%
Milton Keynes +11 8 £45,000 -3.22%

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in the job title.

1 915 (100.00%) Cisco
2 683 (74.64%) Cisco Certification
3 592 (64.70%) Firewall
4 576 (62.95%) CCNP
5 429 (46.89%) CCNA
6 365 (39.89%) WAN
7 328 (35.85%) LAN
8 282 (30.82%) Cisco ASA
9 273 (29.84%) VPN
10 267 (29.18%) MPLS
11 253 (27.65%) BGP
12 252 (27.54%) Juniper
13 245 (26.78%) OSPF
14 243 (26.56%) Wireless
15 228 (24.92%) Network Security
16 227 (24.81%) CheckPoint
17 219 (23.93%) Data Centre
18 206 (22.51%) Cisco Nexus
19 198 (21.64%) Palo Alto
20 160 (17.49%) ITIL
21 156 (17.05%) Network Design
21 156 (17.05%) F5
22 151 (16.50%) DNS
23 144 (15.74%) Finance
24 142 (15.52%) CCIE
25 137 (14.97%) VLAN
26 131 (14.32%) Windows
27 129 (14.10%) VoIP
28 123 (13.44%) VMware
29 117 (12.79%) Cisco CUCM

Cisco Network 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 17 (1.86%) IIS
2 14 (1.53%) Apache
2 14 (1.53%) Tomcat
2 14 (1.53%) WebLogic
3 11 (1.20%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (0.66%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.11%) Confluence
6 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.11%) SAS
6 1 (0.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (3.39%) MS Visio
2 22 (2.40%) MS Excel
3 21 (2.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (1.20%) Office 365
2 5 (0.55%) SaaS
3 4 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.22%) IaaS
4 2 (0.22%) PaaS
5 1 (0.11%) Akamai
5 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 592 (64.70%) Firewall
2 365 (39.89%) WAN
3 328 (35.85%) LAN
4 282 (30.82%) Cisco ASA
5 273 (29.84%) VPN
6 267 (29.18%) MPLS
7 253 (27.65%) BGP
8 245 (26.78%) OSPF
9 243 (26.56%) Wireless
10 228 (24.92%) Network Security
11 206 (22.51%) Cisco Nexus
12 151 (16.50%) DNS
13 137 (14.97%) VLAN
14 129 (14.10%) VoIP
15 108 (11.80%) Cisco IOS
16 105 (11.48%) TCP/IP
17 88 (9.62%) DHCP
18 78 (8.52%) Cisco Wireless
19 75 (8.20%) IPsec
20 74 (8.09%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.11%) JIRA
General
1 144 (15.74%) Finance
2 71 (7.76%) Telecoms
3 51 (5.57%) Banking
4 16 (1.75%) Financial Institution
5 14 (1.53%) Legal
6 11 (1.20%) Law
7 9 (0.98%) Publishing
8 8 (0.87%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.77%) Military
9 7 (0.77%) Online Betting
10 4 (0.44%) Front Office
10 4 (0.44%) Retail
11 3 (0.33%) Electronics
12 2 (0.22%) Advertising
12 2 (0.22%) Billing
13 1 (0.11%) Automotive
13 1 (0.11%) Games
13 1 (0.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (7.21%) 802.1X
2 3 (0.33%) CGI
2 3 (0.33%) XML
3 2 (0.22%) CSS
3 2 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 219 (23.93%) Data Centre
2 29 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 27 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (2.62%) IVR
5 21 (2.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 15 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
7 14 (1.53%) Security Operations Centre
8 13 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
9 12 (1.31%) Driving Licence
10 8 (0.87%) iPad
11 7 (0.77%) e-Health
12 5 (0.55%) Clustering
12 5 (0.55%) EMC VNX
12 5 (0.55%) Hedge funds
12 5 (0.55%) PKI
12 5 (0.55%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 4 (0.44%) Fat Client
13 4 (0.44%) Fintech
13 4 (0.44%) Thin Client
13 4 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 131 (14.32%) Windows
2 83 (9.07%) Linux
3 62 (6.78%) Windows Server
4 42 (4.59%) Unix
5 40 (4.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (1.53%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.09%) Solaris
9 9 (0.98%) Windows 10
10 8 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.44%) CentOS
12 3 (0.33%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.33%) SUSE
12 3 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.33%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.33%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.22%) CatOS
13 2 (0.22%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.22%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (17.49%) ITIL
2 156 (17.05%) Network Design
3 85 (9.29%) Load Balancing
4 70 (7.65%) Network Monitoring
5 59 (6.45%) Change Management
6 55 (6.01%) Network Management
7 48 (5.25%) High Availability
7 48 (5.25%) Mentoring
8 30 (3.28%) Presales
9 26 (2.84%) Migration
10 25 (2.73%) Project Management
10 25 (2.73%) Security Operations
11 22 (2.40%) Network Architecture
11 22 (2.40%) SIEM
12 20 (2.19%) Change Control
12 20 (2.19%) Root Cause Analysis
13 17 (1.86%) Capacity Planning
14 16 (1.75%) Problem Management
14 16 (1.75%) Service Management
14 16 (1.75%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (1.20%) Python
1 11 (1.20%) SQL
2 8 (0.87%) Perl
3 7 (0.77%) PowerShell
4 6 (0.66%) R
5 5 (0.55%) C
5 5 (0.55%) PHP
6 3 (0.33%) Java
7 1 (0.11%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.11%) Lisp
7 1 (0.11%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 683 (74.64%) Cisco Certification
2 576 (62.95%) CCNP
3 429 (46.89%) CCNA
4 142 (15.52%) CCIE
5 63 (6.89%) Security Cleared
6 60 (6.56%) SC Cleared
7 50 (5.46%) Degree
8 42 (4.59%) CCVP
9 36 (3.93%) CCSA
10 35 (3.83%) JNCIA
11 24 (2.62%) CCDP
12 22 (2.40%) JNCIP
13 21 (2.30%) CCSP
14 20 (2.19%) CCDA
15 18 (1.97%) JNCIS
16 17 (1.86%) CCIP
17 15 (1.64%) DV Cleared
18 10 (1.09%) CCNP Voice
18 10 (1.09%) CCSE
19 8 (0.87%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.15%) SLA
2 29 (3.17%) PCI DSS
3 21 (2.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (1.53%) ISO27002
5 8 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.33%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.11%) QA
System Software
1 61 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (2.30%) Hyper-V
3 17 (1.86%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.86%) ProxySG
4 16 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (1.20%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.55%) vSphere
7 3 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.22%) Firmware
9 1 (0.11%) KVM
9 1 (0.11%) NFS
9 1 (0.11%) vCloud
9 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 117 (12.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 49 (5.36%) Cisco UCCX
3 44 (4.81%) FortiGate
4 37 (4.04%) Cisco UCCE
5 27 (2.95%) Cisco Prime
6 17 (1.86%) SolarWinds Orion
7 15 (1.64%) Cacti
8 10 (1.09%) Nagios
8 10 (1.09%) OpenView
9 5 (0.55%) Cisco IPCC
10 4 (0.44%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.22%) CA Spectrum
12 2 (0.22%) SCOM
12 2 (0.22%) vRealize
13 1 (0.11%) Cisco CME
13 1 (0.11%) Endace
13 1 (0.11%) QRadar
13 1 (0.11%) SCCM
13 1 (0.11%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 915 (100.00%) Cisco
2 252 (27.54%) Juniper
3 227 (24.81%) CheckPoint
4 198 (21.64%) Palo Alto
5 156 (17.05%) F5
6 123 (13.44%) VMware
7 93 (10.16%) Microsoft
8 71 (7.76%) HP
9 61 (6.67%) SolarWinds
10 48 (5.25%) Citrix
11 46 (5.03%) Riverbed
12 45 (4.92%) Fortinet
13 37 (4.04%) Meraki
14 34 (3.72%) Avaya
15 31 (3.39%) Blue Coat
15 31 (3.39%) NetApp
16 30 (3.28%) Arista
17 25 (2.73%) Cyberoam
17 25 (2.73%) Red Box
18 24 (2.62%) Nimble Storage
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Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £50000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Orpington, Kent
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £35k - 50k per year
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Manchester
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Ripley, Derbyshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Malvern, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
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ITalent Consultancy
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Benefits
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Kent
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits overtime, training, benefits
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North West London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
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Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Other Benefits
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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South Wales
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Work From Home
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Wokingham
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Salary: £36000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
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