The median annual salary for a Cisco Security Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Cisco Security Engineer
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 823 828 882
Rank change year-on-year +5 +54  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Security Engineer 49 96 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.099% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.10% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 37 88 87
Median salary £52,500 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.32% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,550
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00%  

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 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Cisco Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Security Engineer in the UK

Cisco Security Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cisco Security Engineer in the UK

Cisco Security Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Security Engineer over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Security Engineer in the UK

Cisco Security Engineer
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Security Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +6 49 £52,500 -2.32% 2
South East +57 27 £51,250 +2.50%
Berkshire +41 14 £38,000 -42.64%
London -10 11 £55,000 -
Surrey +38 10 £57,500 +35.29%
Reading +28 7 - -
North West - 5 £34,000 - 2
Wokingham - 4 £38,000 -
East of England +3 3 £40,000 -23.80%
Bracknell - 3 £60,000 -
Brighton - 3 £45,000 -
Woking - 3 £62,500 -
Liverpool - 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 - -
East Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire +16 2 - -
Leatherhead +9 2 £39,500 +5.33%
St Ives - 2 £52,500 -
Bedford - 2 - -
South West - 2 £52,500 -
Cornwall - 2 £52,500 -
City of London +25 1 £75,000 +36.36%
West Yorkshire +1 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Yorkshire -3 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Leeds -9 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Manchester - 1 £45,000 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £23,000 - 1
Watford - 1 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £40,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Cisco Security 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 Security Engineer in the job title.

1 161 (100.00%) Cisco
2 125 (77.64%) Firewall
3 93 (57.76%) Cisco Certification
4 90 (55.90%) CCNP
5 78 (48.45%) CheckPoint
6 73 (45.34%) Network Security
7 72 (44.72%) VPN
8 66 (40.99%) WAN
8 66 (40.99%) Cisco ASA
9 62 (38.51%) Palo Alto
10 60 (37.27%) Wireless
11 59 (36.65%) ITIL
12 55 (34.16%) TCP/IP
13 54 (33.54%) F5
14 49 (30.43%) Juniper
15 48 (29.81%) LAN
16 45 (27.95%) Windows
17 44 (27.33%) DNS
17 44 (27.33%) CCNA
18 42 (26.09%) MPLS
19 39 (24.22%) Cisco Nexus
20 36 (22.36%) Unix
20 36 (22.36%) Linux
21 34 (21.12%) Mentoring
22 33 (20.50%) BGP
22 33 (20.50%) Blue Coat
23 30 (18.63%) 802.1X
23 30 (18.63%) Sourcefire
23 30 (18.63%) Load Balancing
23 30 (18.63%) Change Management

Cisco Security 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 14 (8.70%) Apache
1 14 (8.70%) IIS
1 14 (8.70%) Tomcat
1 14 (8.70%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.11%) Office 365
1 5 (3.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 125 (77.64%) Firewall
2 73 (45.34%) Network Security
3 72 (44.72%) VPN
4 66 (40.99%) Cisco ASA
4 66 (40.99%) WAN
5 60 (37.27%) Wireless
6 55 (34.16%) TCP/IP
7 48 (29.81%) LAN
8 44 (27.33%) DNS
9 42 (26.09%) MPLS
10 39 (24.22%) Cisco Nexus
11 33 (20.50%) BGP
12 28 (17.39%) OSPF
13 26 (16.15%) Cisco ISE
14 25 (15.53%) Cisco IOS
14 25 (15.53%) Cisco Wireless
14 25 (15.53%) VLAN
15 23 (14.29%) Internet
16 22 (13.66%) DHCP
17 20 (12.42%) SSL
General
1 20 (12.42%) Digital Economy
2 13 (8.07%) Finance
3 7 (4.35%) Legal
3 7 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.11%) Online Betting
5 2 (1.24%) Banking
5 2 (1.24%) Law
6 1 (0.62%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (18.63%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.77%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.70%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (4.97%) Clustering
4 7 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (3.73%) PKI
6 5 (3.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.24%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (27.95%) Windows
2 36 (22.36%) Linux
2 36 (22.36%) Unix
3 25 (15.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (12.42%) Solaris
4 20 (12.42%) Windows 2000
4 20 (12.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (36.65%) ITIL
2 34 (21.12%) Mentoring
3 30 (18.63%) Change Management
3 30 (18.63%) Load Balancing
4 22 (13.66%) Kalman Filter
5 20 (12.42%) Coaching
5 20 (12.42%) Identity Management
5 20 (12.42%) Risk Management
6 19 (11.80%) Network Design
6 19 (11.80%) OWASP
7 15 (9.32%) High Availability
7 15 (9.32%) Security Operations
8 14 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (6.83%) SIEM
10 10 (6.21%) Network Management
11 9 (5.59%) Presales
12 8 (4.97%) Translating Business Requirements
13 7 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 6 (3.73%) DDoS Mitigation
15 5 (3.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.73%) R
2 5 (3.11%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 93 (57.76%) Cisco Certification
2 90 (55.90%) CCNP
3 44 (27.33%) CCNA
4 5 (3.11%) CCSA
4 5 (3.11%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.11%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.48%) Degree
6 3 (1.86%) CCSE
6 3 (1.86%) CISSP
6 3 (1.86%) JNCIP
6 3 (1.86%) JNCIS
7 2 (1.24%) CCDP
7 2 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.62%) CASP
8 1 (0.62%) CCIE
8 1 (0.62%) CCIE Security
8 1 (0.62%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (0.62%) CISM
8 1 (0.62%) GIAC
8 1 (0.62%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 14 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (3.73%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.11%) SLA
4 4 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 8 (4.97%) ProxySG
2 7 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.11%) vCenter Server
1 5 (3.11%) vMotion
2 3 (1.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 161 (100.00%) Cisco
2 78 (48.45%) CheckPoint
3 62 (38.51%) Palo Alto
4 54 (33.54%) F5
5 49 (30.43%) Juniper
6 33 (20.50%) Blue Coat
7 30 (18.63%) Sourcefire
8 20 (12.42%) Crossbeam
9 15 (9.32%) Microsoft
10 14 (8.70%) Sun
11 13 (8.07%) VMware
12 10 (6.21%) Fortinet
12 10 (6.21%) ScanSafe
13 8 (4.97%) Mitel
13 8 (4.97%) NetApp
13 8 (4.97%) Nimble Storage
13 8 (4.97%) SolarWinds
14 7 (4.35%) Infoblox
14 7 (4.35%) Meraki
14 7 (4.35%) Riverbed
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