The median annual salary for a Senior Cisco Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Senior Cisco Engineer
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 760 745 828
Rank change year-on-year -15 +83  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Cisco Engineer 110 168 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 89 156 138
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +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 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Cisco Engineer in the UK

Senior Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Cisco Engineer in the UK

Senior Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Cisco Engineer over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Cisco Engineer in the UK

Senior Cisco Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Cisco Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 -4 109 £62,500 +13.63% 3
London +9 47 £65,000 +8.33%
South East +23 41 £55,000 -8.33%
Berkshire +23 22 £65,000 +8.33%
Reading +31 19 £65,000 +8.33%
City of London +24 12 £75,000 +25.00%
Yorkshire +6 11 £65,000 +18.18% 1
North Yorkshire - 8 £65,000 -
Surrey +28 7 £57,500 +21.05%
Oxfordshire - 7 £55,000 -
Oxford - 6 £55,000 -
Kent - 5 £45,000 -
East of England +1 4 £60,000 +9.09%
East Midlands +19 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Leicestershire +17 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Croydon +10 3 - -
West Yorkshire +5 3 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Leicester - 3 £50,000 -
Orpington - 3 £50,000 -
Woking +17 2 £62,500 +38.88%
West Midlands +13 2 £45,000 -30.76%
Herefordshire -7 2 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Wokingham - 2 £37,750 -
Hereford - 2 £45,000 -
Bedford - 2 - -
Wales +8 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Wakefield +7 1 - -
Leeds -5 1 £55,000 - 1
Bradford -7 1 £35,000 -36.36%

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Senior Cisco 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 Senior Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 277 (100.00%) Cisco
2 220 (79.42%) Cisco Certification
3 197 (71.12%) CCNP
4 158 (57.04%) Firewall
5 123 (44.40%) BGP
6 121 (43.68%) CCIE
7 113 (40.79%) OSPF
8 105 (37.91%) MPLS
9 101 (36.46%) Palo Alto
10 98 (35.38%) WAN
11 97 (35.02%) Cisco Nexus
12 83 (29.96%) Network Design
13 82 (29.60%) Juniper
14 80 (28.88%) VPN
15 77 (27.80%) Windows
15 77 (27.80%) CheckPoint
16 71 (25.63%) F5
17 68 (24.55%) CCNA
18 62 (22.38%) Cisco ASA
19 58 (20.94%) Linux
19 58 (20.94%) ITIL
19 58 (20.94%) LAN
20 54 (19.49%) TCP/IP
21 51 (18.41%) Data Centre
22 47 (16.97%) High Availability
23 45 (16.25%) Finance
24 44 (15.88%) Microsoft
25 43 (15.52%) VMware
25 43 (15.52%) Network Security
26 40 (14.44%) VLAN

Senior Cisco 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 15 (5.42%) IIS
2 9 (3.25%) Apache
2 9 (3.25%) Tomcat
2 9 (3.25%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (6.14%) MS Visio
2 16 (5.78%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 158 (57.04%) Firewall
2 123 (44.40%) BGP
3 113 (40.79%) OSPF
4 105 (37.91%) MPLS
5 98 (35.38%) WAN
6 97 (35.02%) Cisco Nexus
7 80 (28.88%) VPN
8 62 (22.38%) Cisco ASA
9 58 (20.94%) LAN
10 54 (19.49%) TCP/IP
11 43 (15.52%) Network Security
12 40 (14.44%) VLAN
12 40 (14.44%) Wireless
13 39 (14.08%) RIP
14 37 (13.36%) DNS
15 34 (12.27%) Cisco PIX
16 27 (9.75%) Cisco IOS
17 25 (9.03%) VoIP
18 24 (8.66%) Cisco Wireless
19 23 (8.30%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.81%) SQL Server
General
1 45 (16.25%) Finance
2 32 (11.55%) Telecoms
3 20 (7.22%) Digital Economy
4 16 (5.78%) Banking
5 12 (4.33%) Financial Institution
6 8 (2.89%) Law
7 4 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.72%) Electronics
8 2 (0.72%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Legal
9 1 (0.36%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.14%) 802.1X
2 7 (2.53%) XMPP
3 2 (0.72%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 51 (18.41%) Data Centre
2 21 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (3.25%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (1.81%) FlexPod
6 5 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.81%) PKI
7 2 (0.72%) Clustering
7 2 (0.72%) Eurex
7 2 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.36%) CMDB
8 1 (0.36%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 77 (27.80%) Windows
2 58 (20.94%) Linux
3 32 (11.55%) Solaris
3 32 (11.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (10.47%) Unix
5 20 (7.22%) Windows 2000
5 20 (7.22%) Windows Server
5 20 (7.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.81%) CentOS
7 5 (1.81%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (29.96%) Network Design
2 58 (20.94%) ITIL
3 47 (16.97%) High Availability
4 34 (12.27%) Mentoring
5 22 (7.94%) Coaching
6 21 (7.58%) Load Balancing
7 20 (7.22%) Identity Management
7 20 (7.22%) Kalman Filter
7 20 (7.22%) Risk Management
8 16 (5.78%) Change Management
8 16 (5.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (5.42%) Network Management
9 15 (5.42%) Network Monitoring
10 14 (5.05%) OWASP
11 12 (4.33%) DDoS Mitigation
11 12 (4.33%) Project Management
12 11 (3.97%) Business Continuity
13 9 (3.25%) Presales
13 9 (3.25%) Security Operations
13 9 (3.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.53%) PowerShell
2 5 (1.81%) VB
3 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.72%) C
3 2 (0.72%) Python
3 2 (0.72%) Ruby
4 1 (0.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 220 (79.42%) Cisco Certification
2 197 (71.12%) CCNP
3 121 (43.68%) CCIE
4 68 (24.55%) CCNA
5 27 (9.75%) Degree
6 14 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (4.69%) CCDA
8 11 (3.97%) CCDP
9 10 (3.61%) CCVP
9 10 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (2.89%) CCIP
10 8 (2.89%) CCNP Voice
10 8 (2.89%) CCSA
10 8 (2.89%) CCSP
11 6 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (2.17%) MCSA
12 5 (1.81%) MCITP
12 5 (1.81%) NCDA
13 3 (1.08%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 9 (3.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (8.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.61%) vSphere
3 9 (3.25%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.89%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.89%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.17%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.72%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (13.72%) FortiGate
2 31 (11.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 13 (4.69%) SolarWinds Orion
4 12 (4.33%) Cacti
4 12 (4.33%) OpenView
5 9 (3.25%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (1.81%) vCenter Server
6 5 (1.81%) vMotion
7 4 (1.44%) Nagios
8 3 (1.08%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.36%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.36%) SCCM
9 1 (0.36%) SmoothWall
9 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 277 (100.00%) Cisco
2 101 (36.46%) Palo Alto
3 82 (29.60%) Juniper
4 77 (27.80%) CheckPoint
5 71 (25.63%) F5
6 44 (15.88%) Microsoft
7 43 (15.52%) VMware
8 30 (10.83%) Blue Coat
9 29 (10.47%) HP
10 20 (7.22%) Crossbeam
10 20 (7.22%) Huawei
10 20 (7.22%) Sourcefire
11 18 (6.50%) Fortinet
12 13 (4.69%) SonicWALL
12 13 (4.69%) Sun
13 12 (4.33%) Avaya
14 11 (3.97%) Citrix
15 10 (3.61%) NetApp
16 8 (2.89%) Riverbed
17 7 (2.53%) Arista
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