The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 29 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
UK
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 37 38
Rank change year-on-year -23 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 4179 5721 6511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.91% 5.82% 5.93%
As % of the Vendors category 11.01% 13.04% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3576 4851 5163
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.19% -1.17%  

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 37941 43884 51625
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.56% 44.68% 47.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30415 35738 41432
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Cisco as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in the UK

Cisco
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cisco in the UK

Cisco
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco over the 3 months to 29 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco in the UK

Cisco
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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 -24 4010 £45,000 - 434
London -9 1539 £52,500 -0.47% 133
South East -5 966 £42,500 -5.55% 71
Berkshire 0 322 £47,500 -5.00% 22
East of England -15 321 £45,000 +5.88% 45
North West -10 303 £37,500 - 56
Yorkshire -18 259 £40,000 - 39
West Midlands -6 255 £40,000 -1.23% 32
City of London -15 237 £52,500 -4.54% 36
South West -25 219 £37,500 +7.14% 34
Surrey -3 209 £46,250 +2.77% 10
Manchester 0 178 £37,500 +5.63% 34
West Yorkshire -11 175 £41,750 +4.37% 29
Reading +3 173 £47,500 -20.83% 7
Hampshire -7 161 £41,000 +2.50% 11
Hertfordshire -13 142 £50,000 +17.64% 15
East Midlands +4 130 £40,000 +14.28% 21
Birmingham -1 118 £45,000 - 8
Leeds -21 98 £45,000 +9.75% 19
Bristol +9 83 £36,500 +10.60% 16
Oxfordshire +21 78 £45,000 +38.46% 7
Cambridgeshire -1 75 £42,500 +19.71% 8
Cheshire -22 63 £40,750 +8.66% 11
Kent +9 61 £41,500 -2.35% 3
Watford +12 60 £52,500 +36.36% 5
Buckinghamshire -27 57 £32,500 -28.96% 11
North Yorkshire -12 50 £41,500 +3.75% 4
Scotland -34 50 £35,530 -13.34% 13
Essex -8 47 £40,000 +50.94% 5
Wales -20 47 £40,000 +8.10% 6

For the 6 months to 29 May 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cisco.

1 4113 (48.18%) Firewall
2 3675 (43.05%) Cisco Certification
3 3285 (38.48%) Windows
4 2761 (32.35%) VMware
5 2492 (29.19%) CCNP
6 2462 (28.84%) Microsoft
7 2384 (27.93%) WAN
8 2146 (25.14%) LAN
9 2085 (24.43%) Juniper
10 2045 (23.96%) Active Directory
11 1919 (22.48%) CCNA
12 1826 (21.39%) ITIL
13 1792 (20.99%) Windows Server
14 1706 (19.99%) VMware Infrastructure
15 1697 (19.88%) Data Centre
16 1696 (19.87%) VPN
17 1569 (18.38%) CheckPoint
18 1559 (18.26%) Cisco ASA
19 1549 (18.15%) Linux
20 1388 (16.26%) Wireless
21 1339 (15.69%) DNS
22 1283 (15.03%) BGP
23 1282 (15.02%) MPLS
24 1255 (14.70%) HP
25 1240 (14.53%) Finance
26 1194 (13.99%) Network Security
27 1165 (13.65%) TCP/IP
28 1153 (13.51%) F5
29 1150 (13.47%) OSPF
30 1143 (13.39%) Palo Alto

Cisco
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 1084 (12.70%) MS Exchange
2 466 (5.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 324 (3.80%) Skype for Business
4 298 (3.49%) SharePoint
5 289 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 251 (2.94%) IIS
7 162 (1.90%) Apache
8 141 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 125 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
10 122 (1.43%) Tomcat
11 82 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
12 43 (0.50%) OpenStack
13 40 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
14 33 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
15 32 (0.37%) WebLogic
16 31 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
17 30 (0.35%) JBoss
18 25 (0.29%) nginx
19 22 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
20 19 (0.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 557 (6.53%) Microsoft Office
2 146 (1.71%) MS Visio
3 140 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
4 77 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 24 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (0.094%) SOLIDWORKS
7 7 (0.082%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (0.035%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.023%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.023%) HipChat
10 1 (0.012%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.012%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.12%) RMDS
4 7 (0.082%) Eikon
4 7 (0.082%) Sentinel
5 3 (0.035%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.035%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.023%) Bankmaster
6 2 (0.023%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 2 (0.023%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.012%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.012%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.012%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.012%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.012%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.012%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.012%) Veritas eDiscovery
7 1 (0.012%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 877 (10.27%) Office 365
2 678 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 524 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
4 154 (1.80%) IaaS
5 104 (1.22%) SaaS
6 101 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
7 98 (1.15%) PaaS
8 59 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
9 51 (0.60%) Mimecast
10 35 (0.41%) G Suite
11 32 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 28 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
13 24 (0.28%) Amazon S3
13 24 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
14 22 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
15 17 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
16 14 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 10 (0.12%) Akamai
17 10 (0.12%) Amazon Glacier
17 10 (0.12%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 4113 (48.18%) Firewall
2 2384 (27.93%) WAN
3 2146 (25.14%) LAN
4 1696 (19.87%) VPN
5 1559 (18.26%) Cisco ASA
6 1388 (16.26%) Wireless
7 1339 (15.69%) DNS
8 1283 (15.03%) BGP
9 1282 (15.02%) MPLS
10 1194 (13.99%) Network Security
11 1165 (13.65%) TCP/IP
12 1150 (13.47%) OSPF
13 1057 (12.38%) VoIP
14 994 (11.64%) SAN
15 982 (11.50%) DHCP
16 904 (10.59%) Cisco Nexus
17 779 (9.13%) VLAN
18 622 (7.29%) Cisco IOS
19 535 (6.27%) Internet
20 458 (5.37%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 704 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 160 (1.87%) MySQL
3 129 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 65 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 57 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 50 (0.59%) MongoDB
7 47 (0.55%) Big Data
7 47 (0.55%) Oracle Database
8 45 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
9 40 (0.47%) Hadoop
10 39 (0.46%) NoSQL
11 36 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
12 35 (0.41%) DB2
13 30 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
14 23 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
14 23 (0.27%) HBase
15 18 (0.21%) Relational Database
16 16 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
16 16 (0.19%) Oracle Exadata
17 12 (0.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 67 (0.78%) Git (software)
2 41 (0.48%) Jenkins
3 31 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
4 29 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 20 (0.23%) JIRA
5 20 (0.23%) Subversion
6 12 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (0.13%) Metasploit
7 11 (0.13%) Trac
8 10 (0.12%) GCC
8 10 (0.12%) GDB
8 10 (0.12%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (0.059%) MSI
9 5 (0.059%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.047%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.035%) ERwin
11 3 (0.035%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.035%) Selenium
11 3 (0.035%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.023%) Visual Studio
General
1 1240 (14.53%) Finance
2 786 (9.21%) Telecoms
3 273 (3.20%) Banking
4 220 (2.58%) Retail
5 117 (1.37%) Legal
6 114 (1.34%) Marketing
7 103 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 90 (1.05%) Law
9 80 (0.94%) Financial Institution
10 74 (0.87%) Advertising
11 61 (0.71%) Digital Economy
12 59 (0.69%) Games
13 50 (0.59%) Back Office
14 45 (0.53%) Investment Banking
15 44 (0.52%) German Language
15 44 (0.52%) Publishing
16 43 (0.50%) Automotive
16 43 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
17 29 (0.34%) French Language
18 28 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2735 (32.04%) Network Engineer
2 1177 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 952 (11.15%) Analyst
4 843 (9.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 835 (9.78%) Support Engineer
6 759 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 680 (7.97%) Senior Network Engineer
8 587 (6.88%) Security Engineer
9 545 (6.38%) Architect
9 545 (6.38%) Consultant
10 394 (4.62%) Network Security Engineer
11 393 (4.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 332 (3.89%) Network Support
13 329 (3.85%) Support Analyst
14 317 (3.71%) IT Engineer
15 282 (3.30%) IT Support
16 277 (3.25%) Network Analyst
17 275 (3.22%) 3rd Line Support
17 275 (3.22%) Senior Cisco Engineer
18 264 (3.09%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (1.99%) 802.1X
2 103 (1.21%) Web Services
3 98 (1.15%) XMPP
4 58 (0.68%) Middleware
5 49 (0.57%) HTML
6 43 (0.50%) LAMP
7 40 (0.47%) XML
8 39 (0.46%) .NET
9 36 (0.42%) CSS
10 33 (0.39%) REST
11 16 (0.19%) JSON
12 14 (0.16%) SAML
13 13 (0.15%) Kafka
13 13 (0.15%) Regular Expression
14 12 (0.14%) Elastic Stack
14 12 (0.14%) OpenDaylight
14 12 (0.14%) Oracle Fusion
15 11 (0.13%) XSLT
16 10 (0.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 10 (0.12%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1697 (19.88%) Data Centre
2 409 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
3 294 (3.44%) Computer Science
4 244 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 202 (2.37%) Driving Licence
6 179 (2.10%) Blackberry
7 137 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
8 119 (1.39%) Clustering
9 110 (1.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 105 (1.23%) iPad
10 105 (1.23%) PKI
11 97 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
12 95 (1.11%) Public Cloud
13 78 (0.91%) Hedge funds
13 78 (0.91%) Replication
14 70 (0.82%) Security Operations Centre
15 69 (0.81%) CMDB
16 65 (0.76%) iPhone
17 61 (0.71%) FlexPod
18 59 (0.69%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 3285 (38.48%) Windows
2 1792 (20.99%) Windows Server
3 1549 (18.15%) Linux
4 1033 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 957 (11.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 554 (6.49%) Windows 7
7 475 (5.56%) Unix
8 442 (5.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 330 (3.87%) Windows 10
10 202 (2.37%) CentOS
11 187 (2.19%) Windows 8
12 164 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 160 (1.87%) Solaris
14 129 (1.51%) Ubuntu
15 115 (1.35%) Windows XP
16 80 (0.94%) Debian
17 79 (0.93%) Android
18 77 (0.90%) Mac OS X
19 53 (0.62%) Mac OS
19 53 (0.62%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1826 (21.39%) ITIL
2 704 (8.25%) Presales
3 633 (7.42%) Network Design
4 527 (6.17%) Load Balancing
5 457 (5.35%) Network Management
6 453 (5.31%) Mentoring
7 424 (4.97%) Project Management
8 423 (4.96%) Service Delivery
9 402 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 356 (4.17%) Change Management
11 355 (4.16%) Service Management
12 336 (3.94%) Migration
13 331 (3.88%) Network Monitoring
14 322 (3.77%) High Availability
15 320 (3.75%) Information Security
16 283 (3.32%) Continuous Improvement
17 249 (2.92%) PRINCE2
18 246 (2.88%) SIEM
19 243 (2.85%) Root Cause Analysis
20 241 (2.82%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 639 (7.49%) SQL
2 351 (4.11%) PowerShell
3 258 (3.02%) Python
4 151 (1.77%) Perl
5 120 (1.41%) Bash Shell
6 113 (1.32%) Java
7 111 (1.30%) C
8 77 (0.90%) Shell Script
9 48 (0.56%) PHP
10 44 (0.52%) VB
11 41 (0.48%) C++
12 31 (0.36%) VBScript
13 28 (0.33%) JavaScript
14 26 (0.30%) VBA
15 22 (0.26%) Ruby
16 12 (0.14%) C#
17 9 (0.11%) R
18 8 (0.094%) T-SQL
19 5 (0.059%) Go
20 3 (0.035%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3675 (43.05%) Cisco Certification
2 2492 (29.19%) CCNP
3 1919 (22.48%) CCNA
4 745 (8.73%) CCIE
5 715 (8.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 697 (8.17%) Degree
7 438 (5.13%) MCSE
8 395 (4.63%) Security Cleared
9 287 (3.36%) MCSA
10 275 (3.22%) SC Cleared
11 248 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 244 (2.86%) MCP
13 218 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
14 188 (2.20%) CCDP
15 185 (2.17%) CCSE
16 173 (2.03%) CISSP
17 165 (1.93%) JNCIS
18 154 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
18 154 (1.80%) JNCIA
19 153 (1.79%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 660 (7.73%) SLA
2 262 (3.07%) PCI DSS
3 221 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 76 (0.89%) QA
5 75 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 54 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
7 33 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27002
8 29 (0.34%) PMO
9 15 (0.18%) GDPR
10 12 (0.14%) COBIT
11 9 (0.11%) GPG13
12 7 (0.082%) ISO 9001
13 5 (0.059%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 5 (0.059%) ISO 22301
14 4 (0.047%) COSO
15 3 (0.035%) GCP
15 3 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 27005
16 2 (0.023%) JSP 440
16 2 (0.023%) Web Application Security Consortium
17 1 (0.012%) SAS 70
System Software
1 2045 (23.96%) Active Directory
2 1706 (19.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1004 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 402 (4.71%) vSphere
5 318 (3.73%) VMware ESXi
6 312 (3.66%) XenApp
7 148 (1.73%) XenDesktop
8 136 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
9 91 (1.07%) Terminal Services
10 85 (1.00%) KVM
11 79 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
12 72 (0.84%) NFS
12 72 (0.84%) ProxySG
13 71 (0.83%) XenServer
14 56 (0.66%) Docker
14 56 (0.66%) Xen
15 53 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
16 47 (0.55%) Snort
17 41 (0.48%) Firmware
17 41 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 407 (4.77%) SCCM
2 394 (4.62%) Cisco CUCM
3 249 (2.92%) FortiGate
4 223 (2.61%) Puppet
5 211 (2.47%) Cisco UCCX
6 172 (2.01%) Nagios
7 164 (1.92%) Cisco UCCE
8 161 (1.89%) Backup Exec
8 161 (1.89%) SCOM
9 123 (1.44%) Ansible
10 119 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
11 114 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
12 107 (1.25%) vCenter Server
13 86 (1.01%) WSUS
14 64 (0.75%) Cacti
15 63 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
16 55 (0.64%) SolarWinds Orion
17 54 (0.63%) AirWatch
18 48 (0.56%) NetBackup
19 41 (0.48%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2761 (32.35%) VMware
2 2462 (28.84%) Microsoft
3 2085 (24.43%) Juniper
4 1569 (18.38%) CheckPoint
5 1255 (14.70%) HP
6 1153 (13.51%) F5
7 1143 (13.39%) Palo Alto
8 1142 (13.38%) Citrix
9 569 (6.67%) NetApp
10 493 (5.78%) Fortinet
11 431 (5.05%) SolarWinds
12 392 (4.59%) Dell
13 362 (4.24%) Avaya
14 353 (4.14%) EMC
15 322 (3.77%) Riverbed
16 310 (3.63%) Blue Coat
17 296 (3.47%) Oracle
18 275 (3.22%) Meraki
19 271 (3.17%) Aruba
20 262 (3.07%) SonicWALL
London
Explore Group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £27000 - £33000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £29800 - £34400 per annum + DOE Pen, DIS, 5w hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, pension, flexi hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Truro, Cornwall
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum plus car, bonus, on call and overtim
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus car, bonus, oncall and overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago