The median annual salary for a Cisco Security Specialist was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Security Specialist
UK
Rank 855 962 947
Rank change year-on-year +107 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Security Specialist 12 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.002% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 9
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.77% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +27.77% -10.00%  

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 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
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 Security Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Security Specialist in the UK

Cisco Security Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cisco Security Specialist in the UK

Cisco Security Specialist
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Security Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +102 12 £57,500 +27.77%
Essex - 4 £57,500 -
City of London - 4 £57,500 -
Colchester - 4 £57,500 -
York - 4 £57,500 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £57,500 -
London - 4 £57,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 £57,500 -
East of England - 4 £57,500 -

Cisco Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Cisco Security Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) CCNP
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) Network Security
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (92.86%) F5
2 13 (92.86%) CheckPoint
3 12 (85.71%) OSPF
3 12 (85.71%) BGP
3 12 (85.71%) NetScreen
3 12 (85.71%) Citrix
3 12 (85.71%) Linux
3 12 (85.71%) E-Commerce
3 12 (85.71%) DHCP
3 12 (85.71%) DNS
3 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (85.71%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (85.71%) Fat Client
3 12 (85.71%) BIG-IP
3 12 (85.71%) Blue Coat
3 12 (85.71%) CCSE
3 12 (85.71%) Thin Client
3 12 (85.71%) VMware
3 12 (85.71%) Infoblox
3 12 (85.71%) Imperva
3 12 (85.71%) DMVPN
3 12 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 12 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 12 (85.71%) Line Management

Cisco Security Specialist 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) Network Security
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (85.71%) BGP
3 12 (85.71%) BIG-IP
3 12 (85.71%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (85.71%) DHCP
3 12 (85.71%) DMVPN
3 12 (85.71%) DNS
3 12 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 12 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 12 (85.71%) NetScreen
3 12 (85.71%) OSPF
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Fat Client
1 12 (85.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) E-Commerce
1 12 (85.71%) Line Management
1 12 (85.71%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CCNP
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (85.71%) CCSE
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (92.86%) CheckPoint
2 13 (92.86%) F5
3 12 (85.71%) Blue Coat
3 12 (85.71%) Citrix
3 12 (85.71%) Imperva
3 12 (85.71%) Infoblox
3 12 (85.71%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Arista