The median annual salary for a Senior Cisco Network Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Cisco Network Engineer
UK
Rank 727 800 812
Rank change year-on-year +73 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Cisco Network Engineer 122 146 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 111 132 134
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76%  

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 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
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%  

Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Cisco Network Engineer in the UK

Senior Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 +70 121 £55,000 - 8
London +98 65 £60,000 +9.09% 3
South East +29 26 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Berkshire +9 14 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Yorkshire +23 12 £55,000 -
Surrey +42 10 £52,500 -20.75%
Reading +22 9 £60,000 +4.34%
North Yorkshire +13 9 £55,000 +15.78%
West Midlands +35 8 £45,000 -3.22% 1
Herefordshire - 8 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands - 6 £44,000 - 1
Dorking - 5 - -
Hereford - 5 £45,000 - 1
North West -14 4 £40,000 -
Manchester -22 4 £40,000 -
Altrincham - 4 £40,000 -
Wokingham - 4 £36,250 - 2
Northamptonshire - 4 £44,000 -
West Yorkshire +20 3 £52,500 -4.54%
Leeds +9 3 £52,500 -4.54%
Leominster - 3 - -
West Sussex +8 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Leicestershire - 2 £50,000 - 1
Horsham - 2 £47,500 -
Leicester - 2 £50,000 - 1
Orpington +4 1 £42,500 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £70,000 -
West Wales - 1 £50,000 -
Wales - 1 £50,000 - 1
Swansea - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 205 (100.00%) Cisco
2 159 (77.56%) Cisco Certification
3 139 (67.80%) CCNP
4 136 (66.34%) Firewall
5 109 (53.17%) WAN
6 88 (42.93%) BGP
7 81 (39.51%) MPLS
8 79 (38.54%) CCIE
8 79 (38.54%) LAN
9 75 (36.59%) OSPF
10 70 (34.15%) Data Centre
11 66 (32.20%) Cisco Nexus
12 62 (30.24%) Juniper
13 61 (29.76%) Palo Alto
14 57 (27.80%) CheckPoint
15 55 (26.83%) CCNA
16 50 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
17 49 (23.90%) F5
18 45 (21.95%) Network Design
19 40 (19.51%) VPN
19 40 (19.51%) Finance
20 39 (19.02%) ITIL
21 38 (18.54%) DNS
22 37 (18.05%) Wireless
23 36 (17.56%) Network Security
24 34 (16.59%) Windows
25 32 (15.61%) VoIP
26 30 (14.63%) VMware
27 29 (14.15%) VLAN
28 26 (12.68%) Cisco IOS

Senior Cisco Network Engineer 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.39%) Apache
1 9 (4.39%) IIS
1 9 (4.39%) Tomcat
1 9 (4.39%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.46%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.41%) MS Office
2 7 (3.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.95%) Office 365
2 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 136 (66.34%) Firewall
2 109 (53.17%) WAN
3 88 (42.93%) BGP
4 81 (39.51%) MPLS
5 79 (38.54%) LAN
6 75 (36.59%) OSPF
7 66 (32.20%) Cisco Nexus
8 50 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
9 40 (19.51%) VPN
10 38 (18.54%) DNS
11 37 (18.05%) Wireless
12 36 (17.56%) Network Security
13 32 (15.61%) VoIP
14 29 (14.15%) VLAN
15 26 (12.68%) Cisco IOS
16 24 (11.71%) EIGRP
16 24 (11.71%) RIP
17 21 (10.24%) Cisco PIX
18 20 (9.76%) Cisco Wireless
19 19 (9.27%) HSRP
General
1 40 (19.51%) Finance
2 13 (6.34%) Financial Institution
3 12 (5.85%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.39%) Banking
5 7 (3.41%) Military
6 4 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.46%) Legal
8 2 (0.98%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Front Office
9 1 (0.49%) Publishing
9 1 (0.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.85%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.98%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 70 (34.15%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.39%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (3.41%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.44%) EMC VNX
5 5 (2.44%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 3 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.46%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.98%) CMDB
7 2 (0.98%) Eurex
7 2 (0.98%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.98%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.49%) Fintech
8 1 (0.49%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.59%) Windows
2 24 (11.71%) Linux
3 13 (6.34%) Unix
4 12 (5.85%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.41%) Solaris
7 6 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.46%) CentOS
8 3 (1.46%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.98%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.95%) Network Design
2 39 (19.02%) ITIL
3 22 (10.73%) High Availability
4 17 (8.29%) Network Monitoring
5 15 (7.32%) Change Management
6 14 (6.83%) Load Balancing
7 13 (6.34%) Change Control
7 13 (6.34%) Mentoring
8 12 (5.85%) Network Management
9 9 (4.39%) Network Architecture
9 9 (4.39%) Network Load Balancing
9 9 (4.39%) OWASP
9 9 (4.39%) Security Operations
9 9 (4.39%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (3.90%) Capacity Management
10 8 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (3.90%) Project Management
10 8 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (3.41%) Presales
12 6 (2.93%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.49%) C
1 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
1 1 (0.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 159 (77.56%) Cisco Certification
2 139 (67.80%) CCNP
3 79 (38.54%) CCIE
4 55 (26.83%) CCNA
5 15 (7.32%) Degree
6 12 (5.85%) CCIP
6 12 (5.85%) CCSP
7 9 (4.39%) CCDP
8 8 (3.90%) CCDA
9 4 (1.95%) CCSA
10 3 (1.46%) JNCIP
11 2 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.49%) CCNP Voice
12 1 (0.49%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.39%) ISO27002
1 9 (4.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 9 (4.39%) ProxySG
4 8 (3.90%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.44%) vSphere
6 3 (1.46%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.98%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (10.24%) FortiGate
2 16 (7.80%) Cisco CUCM
3 14 (6.83%) SolarWinds Orion
4 7 (3.41%) Cacti
4 7 (3.41%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (3.41%) OpenView
5 5 (2.44%) Nagios
6 3 (1.46%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.98%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.98%) vRealize
8 1 (0.49%) SCCM
8 1 (0.49%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 205 (100.00%) Cisco
2 62 (30.24%) Juniper
3 61 (29.76%) Palo Alto
4 57 (27.80%) CheckPoint
5 49 (23.90%) F5
6 30 (14.63%) VMware
7 23 (11.22%) HP
8 19 (9.27%) Microsoft
9 17 (8.29%) Citrix
10 15 (7.32%) Arista
11 14 (6.83%) Blue Coat
12 13 (6.34%) Sun
13 12 (5.85%) SonicWALL
14 11 (5.37%) Huawei
14 11 (5.37%) Riverbed
15 10 (4.88%) Fortinet
15 10 (4.88%) SolarWinds
16 8 (3.90%) Avaya
17 6 (2.93%) NetApp
18 5 (2.44%) EMC
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