Period
to 22 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Cisco Network Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

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

Senior Cisco Network Engineer
UK
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1090 970 990
Rank change year-on-year -120 +20 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Cisco Network Engineer 93 211 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 90 192 286
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £82,750 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -4.55%

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 167,089 166,367 194,152
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.28% 96.24% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 135,686 136,971 163,081
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior Cisco Network Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Cisco Network Engineer in the UK

Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Cisco Network Engineer in the UK

Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Cisco Network Engineer over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Cisco Network Engineer in the UK

Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Cisco Network Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. 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 -107 91 £55,000 -4.35% 5
London -53 46 £57,500 -4.17% 3
UK excluding London -73 45 £50,000 -9.09% 2
North of England +6 22 £42,500 -22.73% 1
Yorkshire +20 18 £42,500 -34.62%
South East -28 14 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Midlands -10 6 £50,000 +11.11%
North West +10 4 £37,500 -6.25% 1
West Midlands +9 3 £50,000 +11.11%
East Midlands +2 3 £45,000 -4.26%
East of England +5 2 £47,500 -
South West - 2 £60,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, Senior Cisco Network 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 Senior Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

1 93 (100.00%) Cisco
2 73 (78.49%) Firewall
3 63 (67.74%) Cisco Certification
4 60 (64.52%) CCNP
5 40 (43.01%) Cisco ASA
6 39 (41.94%) WAN
7 38 (40.86%) LAN
8 37 (39.78%) BGP
9 35 (37.63%) CCIE
10 31 (33.33%) OSPF
10 31 (33.33%) Load Balancing
11 27 (29.03%) Cisco IOS
12 26 (27.96%) Network Design
12 26 (27.96%) Finance
12 26 (27.96%) Juniper
12 26 (27.96%) CheckPoint
13 23 (24.73%) Wireless
14 22 (23.66%) Internet
14 22 (23.66%) MPLS
14 22 (23.66%) VPN
15 21 (22.58%) F5
15 21 (22.58%) Palo Alto
16 20 (21.51%) CCNA
17 18 (19.35%) ITIL
18 17 (18.28%) NetScaler
19 16 (17.20%) FortiGate
19 16 (17.20%) Network Security
20 15 (16.13%) Citrix
21 14 (15.05%) TCP/IP
21 14 (15.05%) Cisco Nexus

Senior Cisco Network 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 3 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.08%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (78.49%) Firewall
2 40 (43.01%) Cisco ASA
3 39 (41.94%) WAN
4 38 (40.86%) LAN
5 37 (39.78%) BGP
6 31 (33.33%) OSPF
7 27 (29.03%) Cisco IOS
8 23 (24.73%) Wireless
9 22 (23.66%) Internet
9 22 (23.66%) MPLS
9 22 (23.66%) VPN
10 17 (18.28%) NetScaler
11 16 (17.20%) Network Security
12 14 (15.05%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (15.05%) TCP/IP
13 13 (13.98%) Cisco Firepower
13 13 (13.98%) Cisco ISE
13 13 (13.98%) NX-OS
14 12 (12.90%) Ethernet
14 12 (12.90%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (27.96%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Banking
3 7 (7.53%) Financial Institution
3 7 (7.53%) Law
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.15%) Legal
6 1 (1.08%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.90%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.15%) LDAP
3 1 (1.08%) CSS
3 1 (1.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.38%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.30%) Analytical Mindset
4 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) Fintech
6 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.75%) Windows
2 3 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 26 (27.96%) Network Design
3 18 (19.35%) ITIL
4 13 (13.98%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (13.98%) Mentoring
5 9 (9.68%) Problem Management
5 9 (9.68%) Service Management
6 8 (8.60%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (8.60%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (8.60%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (8.60%) Service Design
7 7 (7.53%) Change Management
8 5 (5.38%) Network Management
8 5 (5.38%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (4.30%) High Availability
9 4 (4.30%) Network Optimisation
9 4 (4.30%) Network Virtualisation
9 4 (4.30%) Time Management
10 3 (3.23%) Network Architecture
10 3 (3.23%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.23%) Python
2 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 63 (67.74%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (64.52%) CCNP
3 35 (37.63%) CCIE
4 20 (21.51%) CCNA
5 10 (10.75%) JNCIP
6 8 (8.60%) CCDA
7 7 (7.53%) CCSA
7 7 (7.53%) CCSE
7 7 (7.53%) MCSE
7 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (5.38%) JNCIE
9 4 (4.30%) Degree
10 2 (2.15%) CCIP
10 2 (2.15%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.15%) JNCIS
10 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.08%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 1 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) GCP
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) pfSense
2 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (17.20%) FortiGate
2 10 (10.75%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (9.68%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.15%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.15%) SCOM
4 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 93 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (27.96%) CheckPoint
2 26 (27.96%) Juniper
3 21 (22.58%) F5
3 21 (22.58%) Palo Alto
4 15 (16.13%) Citrix
5 10 (10.75%) Fortinet
5 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
5 10 (10.75%) SolarWinds
5 10 (10.75%) VMware
6 9 (9.68%) Avaya
7 8 (8.60%) Genesys
7 8 (8.60%) Verint
8 5 (5.38%) Meraki
9 3 (3.23%) Arista
9 3 (3.23%) Forcepoint
10 2 (2.15%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.15%) HP
10 2 (2.15%) IBM
10 2 (2.15%) Mitel