Period
to 1 October 2020

The median annual salary for a Cisco Security Engineer was £110,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

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
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 687 831 1098
Rank change year-on-year +144 +267 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Security Engineer 2 246 78
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.18% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.18% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 2 69 97
Median annual salary £110,000 £35,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +214.29% -48.15% +35.00%
10th Percentile £105,000 £31,250 £39,450
90th Percentile £115,000 £68,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £35,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -46.15% +30.00%

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 45,536 134,268 158,912
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 95.73% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 37,341 106,950 128,076
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Cisco Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Security Engineer in the UK

Cisco Security Engineer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco Security Engineer.

Salary trend for Cisco Security Engineer in the UK

Cisco Security Engineer
Top 5 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 6 months to 1 October 2020. 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 +155 2 £110,000 +214.29% 2
London +245 1 £110,000 +83.33% 1
South East +216 1 - -
UK excluding London +131 1 - - 1
Work from Home +35 1 £110,000 +25.71% 1

Cisco Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, Cisco Security Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Cisco Security Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto