The median annual salary for a Senior Cisco Network Engineer was £65,000 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 Network Engineer
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 783 772 853
Rank change year-on-year -11 +81  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Cisco Network Engineer 87 141 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.098% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 79 133 119
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 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 June 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 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 -3 86 £65,000 +18.18% 3
London +9 40 £65,000 +8.33%
South East +26 29 £55,000 -8.33%
Berkshire +29 14 £65,000 +8.33%
City of London +25 12 £75,000 +25.00%
Reading +24 12 £65,000 +8.33%
Yorkshire +4 9 £65,000 +18.18% 1
North Yorkshire - 8 £65,000 -
Oxfordshire - 7 £55,000 -
Oxford - 6 £55,000 -
Surrey +26 4 £61,250 +29.62%
Kent - 4 £45,000 -
East Midlands +19 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Leicestershire +17 3 £50,000 +11.11%
East of England - 3 - -
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 -
Bedford - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Wokingham - 2 £37,750 -
Hereford - 2 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire +3 1 £55,000 - 1
Leeds -5 1 £55,000 - 1
West Wales - 1 £50,000 -
Wales - 1 £50,000 -
Essex - 1 - -
Swansea - 1 £50,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 209 (100.00%) Cisco
2 185 (88.52%) Cisco Certification
3 168 (80.38%) CCNP
4 122 (58.37%) BGP
5 120 (57.42%) Firewall
6 116 (55.50%) CCIE
7 113 (54.07%) OSPF
8 104 (49.76%) MPLS
9 95 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 91 (43.54%) WAN
11 79 (37.80%) Palo Alto
12 78 (37.32%) Network Design
13 76 (36.36%) VPN
14 58 (27.75%) Juniper
15 55 (26.32%) LAN
16 54 (25.84%) CheckPoint
17 53 (25.36%) Cisco ASA
18 51 (24.40%) CCNA
19 49 (23.44%) F5
20 42 (20.10%) Data Centre
20 42 (20.10%) High Availability
21 40 (19.14%) Network Security
21 40 (19.14%) VLAN
22 39 (18.66%) RIP
23 38 (18.18%) FortiGate
24 37 (17.70%) DNS
24 37 (17.70%) Windows
25 36 (17.22%) Microsoft
26 34 (16.27%) Cisco PIX
27 31 (14.83%) TCP/IP

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 10 (4.78%) IIS
2 9 (4.31%) Apache
2 9 (4.31%) Tomcat
2 9 (4.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (8.13%) MS Visio
2 16 (7.66%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 122 (58.37%) BGP
2 120 (57.42%) Firewall
3 113 (54.07%) OSPF
4 104 (49.76%) MPLS
5 95 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 91 (43.54%) WAN
7 76 (36.36%) VPN
8 55 (26.32%) LAN
9 53 (25.36%) Cisco ASA
10 40 (19.14%) Network Security
10 40 (19.14%) VLAN
11 39 (18.66%) RIP
12 37 (17.70%) DNS
13 34 (16.27%) Cisco PIX
14 31 (14.83%) TCP/IP
15 30 (14.35%) Wireless
16 27 (12.92%) Cisco IOS
17 24 (11.48%) VoIP
18 23 (11.00%) EIGRP
19 22 (10.53%) DMVPN
General
1 31 (14.83%) Finance
2 19 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 15 (7.18%) Banking
4 10 (4.78%) Financial Institution
5 7 (3.35%) Law
6 4 (1.91%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.96%) Electronics
7 2 (0.96%) Marketing
8 1 (0.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.74%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.96%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 42 (20.10%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.61%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (4.31%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (3.35%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (0.96%) Clustering
6 2 (0.96%) Eurex
6 2 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.48%) CMDB
7 1 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.70%) Windows
2 26 (12.44%) Linux
3 12 (5.74%) Solaris
4 10 (4.78%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.31%) Unix
6 6 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.39%) CentOS
7 5 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (37.32%) Network Design
2 42 (20.10%) High Availability
3 23 (11.00%) ITIL
4 21 (10.05%) Load Balancing
5 15 (7.18%) Network Monitoring
6 13 (6.22%) Mentoring
7 12 (5.74%) DDoS Mitigation
7 12 (5.74%) Network Management
7 12 (5.74%) Project Management
8 10 (4.78%) Change Management
9 9 (4.31%) OWASP
9 9 (4.31%) Security Operations
9 9 (4.31%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (3.83%) Change Control
11 7 (3.35%) Presales
12 6 (2.87%) Capacity Management
12 6 (2.87%) Network Architecture
12 6 (2.87%) Network Load Balancing
12 6 (2.87%) Service Management
13 5 (2.39%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.96%) Bash Shell
1 2 (0.96%) C
1 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
1 2 (0.96%) Python
1 2 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 185 (88.52%) Cisco Certification
2 168 (80.38%) CCNP
3 116 (55.50%) CCIE
4 51 (24.40%) CCNA
5 22 (10.53%) Degree
6 13 (6.22%) CCDA
7 11 (5.26%) CCDP
8 8 (3.83%) CCIP
8 8 (3.83%) CCSA
8 8 (3.83%) CCSP
9 6 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (1.91%) CCVP
11 3 (1.44%) JNCIP
12 1 (0.48%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 1 (0.48%) CCNP Voice
12 1 (0.48%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 9 (4.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.83%) Hyper-V
1 8 (3.83%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.87%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 38 (18.18%) FortiGate
2 17 (8.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 13 (6.22%) SolarWinds Orion
4 12 (5.74%) Cacti
4 12 (5.74%) OpenView
5 4 (1.91%) Nagios
6 3 (1.44%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.48%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 209 (100.00%) Cisco
2 79 (37.80%) Palo Alto
3 58 (27.75%) Juniper
4 54 (25.84%) CheckPoint
5 49 (23.44%) F5
6 36 (17.22%) Microsoft
7 27 (12.92%) HP
8 21 (10.05%) VMware
9 20 (9.57%) Huawei
10 18 (8.61%) Fortinet
11 13 (6.22%) SonicWALL
12 12 (5.74%) Avaya
13 11 (5.26%) Sun
14 10 (4.78%) Blue Coat
15 7 (3.35%) Arista
15 7 (3.35%) Citrix
15 7 (3.35%) Riverbed
16 5 (2.39%) Cyberoam
16 5 (2.39%) Draytek
16 5 (2.39%) SolarWinds
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