The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hertfordshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 29 28 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +29
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 169 205 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.73% 7.60% 3.93%
As % of the Vendors category 13.81% 14.17% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 129 191 76
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1224 1447 1307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 48.75% 53.67% 49.89%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1171 1047
Average salary £41,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.68% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,310 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Hertfordshire region.

Cisco Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Cisco
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford +6 47 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Hemel Hempstead -4 21 £42,500 - 1
Stevenage +8 20 £34,000 -28.42%
Letchworth +3 14 £40,000 -11.11%
St Albans -5 5 £27,500 -
Welwyn Garden City +16 2 £24,000 -36.00%
Borehamwood -4 2 - -
Hertford -12 2 £21,500 -23.21%
Rickmansworth -8 1 £70,000 +28.44%
Tring - 1 £37,500 -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 129 (46.91%) Firewall
2 106 (38.55%) Cisco Certification
3 105 (38.18%) Microsoft
4 98 (35.64%) Windows
5 90 (32.73%) VMware
6 81 (29.45%) WAN
7 75 (27.27%) LAN
8 71 (25.82%) CCNP
9 67 (24.36%) CheckPoint
10 65 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 64 (23.27%) MS Excel
12 58 (21.09%) Juniper
13 57 (20.73%) Active Directory
13 57 (20.73%) MS Exchange
14 52 (18.91%) HP
15 50 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
15 50 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
16 46 (16.73%) Wireless
16 46 (16.73%) CCNA
16 46 (16.73%) Hyper-V
17 45 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2010
17 45 (16.36%) TCP/IP
18 43 (15.64%) VPN
19 41 (14.91%) VoIP
19 41 (14.91%) Windows Server 2003
20 40 (14.55%) Citrix
21 39 (14.18%) Exchange Server 2007
22 35 (12.73%) Project Management
22 35 (12.73%) Linux
22 35 (12.73%) SQL

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 57 (20.73%) MS Exchange
2 45 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (14.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 28 (10.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (7.27%) IIS
6 18 (6.55%) Apache
7 15 (5.45%) Lync
7 15 (5.45%) SharePoint
8 8 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (2.91%) SAS
9 7 (2.55%) Tomcat
10 6 (2.18%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.73%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.73%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 64 (23.27%) MS Excel
2 28 (10.18%) MS Office
3 5 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.45%) MS Project
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.82%) SaaS
2 4 (1.45%) PaaS
3 3 (1.09%) Office 365
3 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 129 (46.91%) Firewall
2 81 (29.45%) WAN
3 75 (27.27%) LAN
4 50 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 46 (16.73%) Wireless
6 45 (16.36%) TCP/IP
7 43 (15.64%) VPN
8 41 (14.91%) VoIP
9 34 (12.36%) DNS
10 33 (12.00%) SAN
11 31 (11.27%) Internet
12 26 (9.45%) Network Security
13 23 (8.36%) DHCP
14 22 (8.00%) MPLS
15 21 (7.64%) iSCSI
16 19 (6.91%) Cisco Nexus
16 19 (6.91%) Cisco IOS
17 18 (6.55%) BGP
18 17 (6.18%) TACACS
19 15 (5.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.55%) MySQL
3 17 (6.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
General
1 24 (8.73%) Finance
2 18 (6.55%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.73%) Retail
4 6 (2.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (2.18%) Marketing
5 2 (0.73%) Games
6 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.36%) Front Office
6 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (24.00%) Network Engineer
2 48 (17.45%) Support Engineer
3 39 (14.18%) Consultant
4 26 (9.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 24 (8.73%) Architect
6 23 (8.36%) Security Engineer
7 22 (8.00%) Analyst
7 22 (8.00%) Administrator
8 20 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 18 (6.55%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (5.09%) Technical Consultant
11 13 (4.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (4.73%) Cisco Engineer
11 13 (4.73%) IT Support
11 13 (4.73%) Wireless Engineer
12 11 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
13 10 (3.64%) Technical Engineer
13 10 (3.64%) Support Analyst
13 10 (3.64%) Technical Support
13 10 (3.64%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.55%) XML
2 3 (1.09%) Web Services
3 2 (0.73%) WAP
4 1 (0.36%) LAMP
4 1 (0.36%) XMPP
4 1 (0.36%) ServiceStack
4 1 (0.36%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.18%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.36%) Replication
2 12 (4.36%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.91%) Blackberry
4 7 (2.55%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (2.55%) Open Source
5 6 (2.18%) Visualisation
5 6 (2.18%) FlexPod
6 5 (1.82%) CLARiiON
7 4 (1.45%) Firmware
7 4 (1.45%) SecurID
7 4 (1.45%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.09%) NHS
8 3 (1.09%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.09%) Physics
8 3 (1.09%) Symmetrix
8 3 (1.09%) EMC Centera
8 3 (1.09%) Clustering
8 3 (1.09%) Celerra
8 3 (1.09%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 98 (35.64%) Windows
2 50 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (14.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (12.73%) Linux
5 26 (9.45%) Windows 8
5 26 (9.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (8.36%) UNIX
7 17 (6.18%) Windows XP
8 13 (4.73%) Windows 7
9 9 (3.27%) Solaris
10 6 (2.18%) Windows Vista
11 5 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (1.45%) CentOS
12 4 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.45%) OpenBSD
13 3 (1.09%) Windows NT
13 3 (1.09%) AIX
13 3 (1.09%) HPUX
13 3 (1.09%) Android
14 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (12.73%) Project Management
2 33 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 32 (11.64%) ITIL
4 24 (8.73%) Change Management
5 23 (8.36%) Network Design
6 22 (8.00%) Migration
7 17 (6.18%) Problem Management
8 16 (5.82%) Time Management
9 15 (5.45%) Information Security
10 12 (4.36%) Incident Management
10 12 (4.36%) Service Management
11 10 (3.64%) PRINCE2
11 10 (3.64%) Network Management
12 8 (2.91%) Network Monitoring
12 8 (2.91%) Service Delivery
13 7 (2.55%) Security Management
14 6 (2.18%) Configuration Management
15 5 (1.82%) CRM
15 5 (1.82%) Project Planning
15 5 (1.82%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 35 (12.73%) SQL
2 10 (3.64%) Python
3 7 (2.55%) PL/SQL
4 6 (2.18%) PHP
4 6 (2.18%) C
5 4 (1.45%) Java
5 4 (1.45%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.09%) Perl
7 2 (0.73%) VB
8 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 106 (38.55%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (25.82%) CCNP
3 46 (16.73%) CCNA
4 34 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (8.36%) MCSE
6 21 (7.64%) CCIE
6 21 (7.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (7.64%) Degree
7 18 (6.55%) MCP
8 17 (6.18%) MCTS
8 17 (6.18%) MCITP
9 15 (5.45%) CCSE
10 11 (4.00%) Security Cleared
11 10 (3.64%) NCDA
11 10 (3.64%) NCIE
11 10 (3.64%) CCEE
11 10 (3.64%) CCAA
11 10 (3.64%) CCIA
11 10 (3.64%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (2.91%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.64%) SLA
1 10 (3.64%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 65 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (20.73%) Active Directory
3 46 (16.73%) Hyper-V
4 20 (7.27%) vSphere
5 15 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (4.00%) XenDesktop
6 11 (4.00%) XenApp
7 10 (3.64%) VMware ESX
8 9 (3.27%) Terminal Server
9 8 (2.91%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (2.55%) KVM
11 4 (1.45%) Snort
12 3 (1.09%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.36%) Xen
13 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (3.27%) SCCM
2 8 (2.91%) SCOM
3 7 (2.55%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (2.18%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (1.82%) Nessus
5 5 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (1.45%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.45%) Nagios
7 3 (1.09%) WSUS
7 3 (1.09%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.73%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.73%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.73%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.73%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.36%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 105 (38.18%) Microsoft
2 90 (32.73%) VMware
3 67 (24.36%) CheckPoint
4 58 (21.09%) Juniper
5 52 (18.91%) HP
6 40 (14.55%) Citrix
7 31 (11.27%) Apple
8 22 (8.00%) NetApp
9 20 (7.27%) EMC
10 17 (6.18%) Aruba
11 16 (5.82%) F5
11 16 (5.82%) Dell
11 16 (5.82%) Oracle
12 13 (4.73%) IBM
13 11 (4.00%) Red Hat
14 10 (3.64%) Avaya
14 10 (3.64%) SonicWALL
15 8 (2.91%) WatchGuard
15 8 (2.91%) Foundry
15 8 (2.91%) Riverbed
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum £5.9k car + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 30% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago