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 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 38 33
Rank change year-on-year -19 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 4344 6104 6687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.09% 5.85% 6.24%
As % of the Vendors category 11.60% 12.73% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3629 5155 5464
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

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 37450 47958 50482
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.85% 45.93% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30114 39158 40719
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 March 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 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 -18 4144 £45,000 - 396
London -3 1623 £51,500 +3.00% 157
South East -1 1075 £42,500 -7.60% 76
Berkshire -1 323 £50,000 -4.76% 29
West Midlands -3 315 £42,500 - 27
North West +10 269 £40,000 +6.66% 34
East of England -31 262 £45,000 +5.88% 26
Yorkshire -19 260 £38,000 -5.00% 35
City of London -1 258 £47,500 -11.21% 48
Surrey -2 237 £40,000 -11.11% 14
South West -18 205 £35,000 -6.66% 12
Hampshire -7 178 £40,000 - 15
West Yorkshire -21 169 £38,500 -6.09% 27
Manchester +3 155 £40,000 +1.26% 25
Reading 0 148 £45,750 -16.81% 18
Birmingham +12 126 £50,000 +11.11% 9
East Midlands -15 117 £42,500 +12.29% 18
Hertfordshire -30 112 £50,000 +17.64% 9
East Sussex +55 110 £40,000 -42.85% 2
Brighton +64 107 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Leeds -24 99 £38,250 -10.00% 16
Bristol +26 83 £36,000 -7.09% 6
Cambridgeshire -10 75 £40,000 -1.23% 11
Oxfordshire +22 71 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 68 £40,000 - 9
Wales -10 68 £42,500 - 9
Scotland -24 59 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Kent -5 57 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Watford -1 55 £47,500 +6.74% 3
Cheshire +12 54 £40,000 +15.94% 7

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 4365 (46.77%) Firewall
2 4210 (45.11%) Cisco Certification
3 3401 (36.44%) Windows
4 2957 (31.68%) VMware
5 2882 (30.88%) CCNP
6 2617 (28.04%) WAN
7 2574 (27.58%) Microsoft
8 2479 (26.56%) LAN
9 2183 (23.39%) CCNA
10 2155 (23.09%) Juniper
11 2080 (22.29%) Active Directory
12 2023 (21.68%) Data Centre
13 1936 (20.74%) ITIL
14 1895 (20.30%) VMware Infrastructure
15 1846 (19.78%) VPN
16 1806 (19.35%) CheckPoint
17 1801 (19.30%) Windows Server
18 1694 (18.15%) Cisco ASA
19 1571 (16.83%) Linux
20 1511 (16.19%) Wireless
21 1413 (15.14%) MPLS
22 1407 (15.08%) Network Security
23 1396 (14.96%) Finance
24 1351 (14.48%) DNS
25 1337 (14.33%) BGP
26 1267 (13.58%) OSPF
26 1267 (13.58%) HP
27 1257 (13.47%) F5
28 1238 (13.26%) Palo Alto
29 1185 (12.70%) TCP/IP

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 1082 (11.59%) MS Exchange
2 425 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 341 (3.65%) Skype for Business
4 336 (3.60%) IIS
5 313 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 274 (2.94%) SharePoint
7 186 (1.99%) Apache
8 142 (1.52%) Tomcat
9 129 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 125 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
11 80 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
12 55 (0.59%) OpenStack
13 51 (0.55%) Oracle Coherence
14 48 (0.51%) WebSphere
15 42 (0.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 37 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
17 34 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
17 34 (0.36%) WebLogic
18 31 (0.33%) DataSynapse
19 30 (0.32%) JBoss
Applications
1 1066 (11.42%) MS Excel
2 657 (7.04%) MS Office
3 162 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 104 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 32 (0.34%) MS Project
6 9 (0.096%) SOLIDWORKS
7 8 (0.086%) Adobe Premiere
8 5 (0.054%) S-PLUS
9 4 (0.043%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.021%) HipChat
11 1 (0.011%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.011%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.011%) SmartSuite
11 1 (0.011%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (0.33%) RMDS
2 15 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.086%) Eikon
5 4 (0.043%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.032%) Bankmaster
6 3 (0.032%) Cisco SocialMiner
7 2 (0.021%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.021%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.021%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.021%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.021%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.011%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.011%) Magento
8 1 (0.011%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.011%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.011%) Summit
8 1 (0.011%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 1 (0.011%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 798 (8.55%) Office 365
2 604 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 535 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
4 167 (1.79%) IaaS
5 131 (1.40%) SaaS
6 120 (1.29%) PaaS
7 110 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
8 77 (0.83%) Mimecast
9 62 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
10 32 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
11 31 (0.33%) G Suite
12 28 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 18 (0.19%) Amazon S3
13 18 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
14 16 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
15 12 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
15 12 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 10 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 10 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
17 9 (0.096%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 4365 (46.77%) Firewall
2 2617 (28.04%) WAN
3 2479 (26.56%) LAN
4 1846 (19.78%) VPN
5 1694 (18.15%) Cisco ASA
6 1511 (16.19%) Wireless
7 1413 (15.14%) MPLS
8 1407 (15.08%) Network Security
9 1351 (14.48%) DNS
10 1337 (14.33%) BGP
11 1267 (13.58%) OSPF
12 1185 (12.70%) TCP/IP
13 1090 (11.68%) VoIP
14 1062 (11.38%) SAN
15 1003 (10.75%) Cisco Nexus
16 969 (10.38%) DHCP
17 774 (8.29%) VLAN
18 669 (7.17%) Cisco IOS
19 519 (5.56%) Internet
20 458 (4.91%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 743 (7.96%) SQL Server
2 166 (1.78%) MySQL
3 116 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 73 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 68 (0.73%) Hadoop
6 56 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 51 (0.55%) DB2
8 50 (0.54%) Oracle Database
9 45 (0.48%) MongoDB
10 44 (0.47%) HBase
11 41 (0.44%) Big Data
12 40 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
13 34 (0.36%) NoSQL
14 32 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
15 28 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
16 18 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
16 18 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
17 15 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
18 14 (0.15%) OLAP
19 13 (0.14%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 56 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 33 (0.35%) Sonatype Nexus
3 31 (0.33%) Jenkins
4 29 (0.31%) JIRA
5 26 (0.28%) Subversion
6 25 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 12 (0.13%) Trac
8 10 (0.11%) GCC
8 10 (0.11%) GDB
8 10 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (0.096%) Vagrant
10 6 (0.064%) JMeter
10 6 (0.064%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.043%) Metasploit
11 4 (0.043%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.032%) Ant
12 3 (0.032%) Burp Suite
12 3 (0.032%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.032%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.032%) Visual Studio
General
1 1396 (14.96%) Finance
2 956 (10.24%) Telecoms
3 316 (3.39%) Banking
4 246 (2.64%) Retail
5 133 (1.43%) Legal
6 128 (1.37%) Marketing
7 124 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 108 (1.16%) Law
9 94 (1.01%) Financial Institution
10 79 (0.85%) Advertising
11 77 (0.83%) Games
12 65 (0.70%) Publishing
13 64 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
14 60 (0.64%) Back Office
15 47 (0.50%) German Language
16 46 (0.49%) Investment Banking
17 42 (0.45%) Billing
18 40 (0.43%) French Language
19 29 (0.31%) Electronics
20 25 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3016 (32.32%) Network Engineer
2 1285 (13.77%) Cisco Engineer
3 1063 (11.39%) Analyst
4 914 (9.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 901 (9.65%) Support Engineer
6 753 (8.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 737 (7.90%) Senior Network Engineer
8 709 (7.60%) Architect
9 673 (7.21%) Security Engineer
10 571 (6.12%) Consultant
11 439 (4.70%) Network Security Engineer
12 431 (4.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 359 (3.85%) Network Support
14 332 (3.56%) Support Analyst
15 319 (3.42%) 3rd Line Support
16 305 (3.27%) Administrator
17 298 (3.19%) Juniper Engineer
18 297 (3.18%) IT Engineer
18 297 (3.18%) IT Support
19 294 (3.15%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (1.94%) 802.1X
2 143 (1.53%) Web Services
3 97 (1.04%) XMPP
4 94 (1.01%) Middleware
5 68 (0.73%) HTML
6 64 (0.69%) .NET
7 50 (0.54%) XML
8 39 (0.42%) LAMP
9 31 (0.33%) Rendezvous
9 31 (0.33%) Ultra Messaging
9 31 (0.33%) XSLT
10 25 (0.27%) CSS
11 24 (0.26%) Flash
12 17 (0.18%) Elastic Stack
12 17 (0.18%) REST
13 16 (0.17%) OpenDaylight
14 15 (0.16%) Regular Expression
15 14 (0.15%) SAML
16 12 (0.13%) SAX
17 11 (0.12%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2023 (21.68%) Data Centre
2 462 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 340 (3.64%) Computer Science
4 267 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 266 (2.85%) Driving Licence
6 168 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
7 161 (1.73%) Blackberry
8 137 (1.47%) Clustering
9 127 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 119 (1.28%) Replication
11 105 (1.13%) PKI
12 98 (1.05%) iPad
13 93 (1.00%) Public Cloud
14 86 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
15 83 (0.89%) Security Operations Centre
16 82 (0.88%) Virtual Team
17 81 (0.87%) iPhone
18 74 (0.79%) CMDB
18 74 (0.79%) EMC VNX
19 70 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3401 (36.44%) Windows
2 1801 (19.30%) Windows Server
3 1571 (16.83%) Linux
4 1050 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 924 (9.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 595 (6.38%) Windows 7
7 469 (5.03%) Unix
8 443 (4.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 255 (2.73%) Windows 10
10 221 (2.37%) Solaris
11 203 (2.18%) Windows 8
12 169 (1.81%) CentOS
13 154 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 140 (1.50%) Mac OS X
15 130 (1.39%) Ubuntu
16 120 (1.29%) Windows XP
17 92 (0.99%) Android
18 67 (0.72%) Windows 2000
19 62 (0.66%) Debian
20 57 (0.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1936 (20.74%) ITIL
2 782 (8.38%) Presales
3 751 (8.05%) Network Design
4 536 (5.74%) Load Balancing
5 532 (5.70%) Network Management
6 520 (5.57%) Project Management
7 477 (5.11%) Service Delivery
8 471 (5.05%) Mentoring
9 468 (5.01%) Disaster Recovery
10 391 (4.19%) Change Management
11 390 (4.18%) Service Management
12 367 (3.93%) High Availability
13 363 (3.89%) Migration
13 363 (3.89%) Network Monitoring
14 339 (3.63%) Information Security
15 289 (3.10%) ITIL V3
15 289 (3.10%) PRINCE2
16 273 (2.93%) Continuous Improvement
17 261 (2.80%) Agile Software Development
18 259 (2.78%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 713 (7.64%) SQL
2 401 (4.30%) PowerShell
3 228 (2.44%) Python
4 172 (1.84%) C
5 140 (1.50%) Java
6 124 (1.33%) Perl
7 118 (1.26%) Bash Shell
8 59 (0.63%) Shell Script
8 59 (0.63%) VB
9 56 (0.60%) JavaScript
10 48 (0.51%) C++
11 46 (0.49%) PHP
11 46 (0.49%) VBScript
12 37 (0.40%) Ruby
13 33 (0.35%) C#
14 20 (0.21%) VBA
15 8 (0.086%) R
15 8 (0.086%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.064%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.054%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4210 (45.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2882 (30.88%) CCNP
3 2183 (23.39%) CCNA
4 860 (9.21%) CCIE
5 840 (9.00%) Degree
6 805 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 465 (4.98%) MCSE
8 454 (4.86%) Security Cleared
9 325 (3.48%) MCSA
10 310 (3.32%) SC Cleared
11 252 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 241 (2.58%) MCP
13 220 (2.36%) CCSE
14 219 (2.35%) CCSA
15 208 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
16 194 (2.08%) CCDP
17 192 (2.06%) JNCIA
18 180 (1.93%) CCSP
18 180 (1.93%) CISSP
19 176 (1.89%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 707 (7.58%) SLA
2 264 (2.83%) PCI DSS
3 170 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 84 (0.90%) QA
5 65 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 31 (0.33%) PMO
7 24 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
8 17 (0.18%) ISO27002
9 14 (0.15%) GPG13
10 11 (0.12%) COBIT
11 10 (0.11%) ISO 9001
12 8 (0.086%) HIPAA
13 7 (0.075%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 5 (0.054%) GDPR
15 4 (0.043%) JSP 440
15 4 (0.043%) PMBOK
15 4 (0.043%) Web Application Security Consortium
16 3 (0.032%) ISO22301
17 2 (0.021%) COSO
18 1 (0.011%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 2080 (22.29%) Active Directory
2 1895 (20.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1034 (11.08%) Hyper-V
4 419 (4.49%) vSphere
5 294 (3.15%) XenApp
6 200 (2.14%) VMware ESX
7 193 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
8 142 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
9 141 (1.51%) XenDesktop
10 113 (1.21%) Terminal Services
11 101 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
12 94 (1.01%) NFS
13 81 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
14 80 (0.86%) KVM
15 79 (0.85%) Xen
16 66 (0.71%) XenServer
17 62 (0.66%) ProxySG
18 61 (0.65%) Firmware
19 55 (0.59%) SRDF
20 54 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 461 (4.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 372 (3.99%) SCCM
3 270 (2.89%) FortiGate
4 265 (2.84%) Cisco UCCX
5 222 (2.38%) Puppet
6 206 (2.21%) Cisco UCCE
7 190 (2.04%) SCOM
8 174 (1.86%) Nagios
9 171 (1.83%) Cisco Prime
10 140 (1.50%) Backup Exec
11 113 (1.21%) Ansible
11 113 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
12 105 (1.13%) WSUS
13 94 (1.01%) NetBackup
14 55 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
15 54 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
16 52 (0.56%) Cacti
16 52 (0.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
17 50 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
18 48 (0.51%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2957 (31.68%) VMware
2 2574 (27.58%) Microsoft
3 2155 (23.09%) Juniper
4 1806 (19.35%) CheckPoint
5 1267 (13.58%) HP
6 1257 (13.47%) F5
7 1238 (13.26%) Palo Alto
8 1108 (11.87%) Citrix
9 629 (6.74%) NetApp
10 561 (6.01%) Fortinet
11 481 (5.15%) SolarWinds
12 444 (4.76%) EMC
13 420 (4.50%) Dell
14 382 (4.09%) Avaya
15 342 (3.66%) Oracle
16 332 (3.56%) Riverbed
17 287 (3.08%) Blue Coat
17 287 (3.08%) Meraki
18 285 (3.05%) SonicWALL
19 244 (2.61%) Veeam
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits!
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
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Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus £4,000 shift allowance
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Premier IT
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Castleford, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30k - £40k + health + life cover +
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
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Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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London
Venn Group
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Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £43000 per annum
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City, London
H&R Talent
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