Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Cisco Security Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Cisco Security Consultant
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1156 1213 1282
Rank change year-on-year +57 +69 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Security Consultant 55 9 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.005% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.005% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 43 9 38
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,600 £46,400
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,750 £70,000
% change year-on-year +18.23% -27.50% +27.27%

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 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Cisco Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Security Consultant in the UK

Cisco Security Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cisco Security Consultant in the UK

Cisco Security Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Security Consultant over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Security Consultant in the UK

Cisco Security Consultant
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Security Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 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
England +91 55 £60,000 +9.09% 2
UK excluding London +81 34 £60,000 +18.23%
East of England - 27 £62,500 -
London +21 21 £62,500 +13.64% 2
South East +55 3 £60,000 +18.23%
North of England - 3 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £50,000 -

Cisco Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Cisco Security Consultant 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 Security Consultant in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 49 (89.09%) Cisco Certification
3 48 (87.27%) CheckPoint
4 35 (63.64%) Network Security
5 34 (61.82%) CCNP
5 34 (61.82%) LAN
6 31 (56.36%) Palo Alto
6 31 (56.36%) Juniper
7 28 (50.91%) Cisco Nexus
8 26 (47.27%) Data Centre
8 26 (47.27%) PMO
9 25 (45.45%) CCNA
10 23 (41.82%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (36.36%) WAN
11 20 (36.36%) Presales
12 17 (30.91%) CCDP
12 17 (30.91%) Network Design
12 17 (30.91%) CCSE
13 15 (27.27%) Cisco ISE
14 14 (25.45%) Cisco IOS
15 12 (21.82%) Load Balancing
15 12 (21.82%) Security Architecture
15 12 (21.82%) Sourcefire
15 12 (21.82%) OSPF
15 12 (21.82%) BGP
15 12 (21.82%) Firewall
15 12 (21.82%) Spanning Tree
16 5 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
16 5 (9.09%) Finance
16 5 (9.09%) JNCIS

Cisco Security 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:

Communications & Networking
1 35 (63.64%) Network Security
2 34 (61.82%) LAN
3 28 (50.91%) Cisco Nexus
4 23 (41.82%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (36.36%) WAN
6 15 (27.27%) Cisco ISE
7 14 (25.45%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (21.82%) BGP
8 12 (21.82%) Firewall
8 12 (21.82%) OSPF
8 12 (21.82%) Spanning Tree
9 5 (9.09%) Junos
10 3 (5.45%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (5.45%) VPN
11 2 (3.64%) Wireless
12 1 (1.82%) Internet
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 26 (47.27%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.45%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.82%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Kali Linux
1 1 (1.82%) Linux
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Presales
2 17 (30.91%) Network Design
3 12 (21.82%) Load Balancing
3 12 (21.82%) Security Architecture
4 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.45%) Data Protection
5 3 (5.45%) ITIL
5 3 (5.45%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (5.45%) PRINCE
5 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.45%) Security Auditing
6 2 (3.64%) Change Control
6 2 (3.64%) Information Security
7 1 (1.82%) Forensic Analysis
7 1 (1.82%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.82%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (1.82%) Open Source
7 1 (1.82%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 1 (1.82%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (1.82%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (89.09%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (61.82%) CCNP
3 25 (45.45%) CCNA
4 17 (30.91%) CCDP
4 17 (30.91%) CCSE
5 5 (9.09%) JNCIP
5 5 (9.09%) JNCIS
6 4 (7.27%) CEH
7 3 (5.45%) CCIE
7 3 (5.45%) CISM
7 3 (5.45%) CISSP
8 1 (1.82%) Degree
8 1 (1.82%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (47.27%) PMO
2 3 (5.45%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Stealthwatch
2 1 (1.82%) EnCase
2 1 (1.82%) Nessus
2 1 (1.82%) Nexpose
2 1 (1.82%) Nmap
2 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 48 (87.27%) CheckPoint
3 31 (56.36%) Juniper
3 31 (56.36%) Palo Alto
4 12 (21.82%) Sourcefire
5 3 (5.45%) Blue Coat
5 3 (5.45%) F5
5 3 (5.45%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.64%) IronPort
7 1 (1.82%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.82%) Proofpoint
7 1 (1.82%) Rapid7
7 1 (1.82%) Symantec