The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 18 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 Kent 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 18 16 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 140 104 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.03% 8.64% 6.58%
As % of the Vendors category 21.51% 18.98% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 134 80 44
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +29.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
651 548 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.30% 45.51% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 503 463 311
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cisco
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Kent

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Kent

Cisco
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 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
Folkestone - 15 £30,000 -
Maidstone -25 13 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Dover - 7 £57,500 -
Dartford -5 5 £36,000 +33.33%
Sevenoaks -5 4 £42,500 -
Tunbridge Wells -31 4 £47,500 -5.00%
West Malling -12 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

1 152 (62.81%) Firewall
2 143 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
3 120 (49.59%) CCNA
4 118 (48.76%) CheckPoint
5 96 (39.67%) WAN
6 92 (38.02%) Juniper
7 88 (36.36%) LAN
8 70 (28.93%) Network Security
9 69 (28.51%) Windows
10 65 (26.86%) Citrix
11 58 (23.97%) Microsoft
12 55 (22.73%) ITIL
13 51 (21.07%) F5
14 46 (19.01%) Security Cleared
15 45 (18.60%) VMware
15 45 (18.60%) MS Exchange
16 42 (17.36%) CCNP
17 41 (16.94%) Active Directory
18 40 (16.53%) Microsoft Certification
19 37 (15.29%) Wireless
20 36 (14.88%) MS Excel
21 35 (14.46%) MCSE
21 35 (14.46%) MS Office
21 35 (14.46%) Finance
22 34 (14.05%) SC Cleared
23 33 (13.64%) SLA
24 30 (12.40%) Riverbed
24 30 (12.40%) Network Management
25 29 (11.98%) VoIP
26 28 (11.57%) Cisco Nexus

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 45 (18.60%) MS Exchange
2 19 (7.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2000
5 13 (5.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (3.31%) SAS
8 4 (1.65%) IIS
8 4 (1.65%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.83%) Apache
9 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.41%) Lync
Applications
1 36 (14.88%) MS Excel
2 35 (14.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 152 (62.81%) Firewall
2 96 (39.67%) WAN
3 88 (36.36%) LAN
4 70 (28.93%) Network Security
5 37 (15.29%) Wireless
6 29 (11.98%) VoIP
7 28 (11.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 26 (10.74%) Cisco ASA
9 24 (9.92%) PBX
10 23 (9.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 17 (7.02%) NetScaler
12 14 (5.79%) MPLS
12 14 (5.79%) Cisco PIX
13 13 (5.37%) Intrusion Detection
13 13 (5.37%) TCP/IP
13 13 (5.37%) OSPF
13 13 (5.37%) BGP
14 11 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 11 (4.55%) BIG-IP
14 11 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Fiddler
General
1 35 (14.46%) Finance
2 21 (8.68%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.07%) Advertising
4 2 (0.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 98 (40.50%) Network Engineer
2 34 (14.05%) Network Support
3 31 (12.81%) Support Engineer
4 24 (9.92%) Senior Network Engineer
5 20 (8.26%) Security Engineer
6 19 (7.85%) 3rd Line Support
7 17 (7.02%) Firewall Support
7 17 (7.02%) Analyst
7 17 (7.02%) Consultant
8 16 (6.61%) Cisco Support
9 15 (6.20%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (6.20%) Network Security Engineer
10 14 (5.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 14 (5.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (5.37%) Security Analyst
11 13 (5.37%) Support Analyst
12 12 (4.96%) Network Analyst
12 12 (4.96%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
13 11 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 11 (4.55%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.24%) .NET
2 2 (0.83%) Rendezvous
3 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.41%) CSS
3 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.61%) Firmware
2 15 (6.20%) Blackberry
3 9 (3.72%) Clustering
4 4 (1.65%) Handset
5 2 (0.83%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 69 (28.51%) Windows
2 23 (9.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (6.61%) Windows 8
5 13 (5.37%) Windows 2000 Server
5 13 (5.37%) Windows XP
5 13 (5.37%) Mac OS X
6 12 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (4.96%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.24%) Linux
8 2 (0.83%) Solaris
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (22.73%) ITIL
2 30 (12.40%) Network Management
3 27 (11.16%) Load Balancing
4 26 (10.74%) Problem Management
4 26 (10.74%) Change Control
5 20 (8.26%) Service Delivery
6 19 (7.85%) Project Management
7 15 (6.20%) Network Design
8 14 (5.79%) PRINCE2
9 13 (5.37%) Service Management
10 12 (4.96%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (4.13%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (3.31%) Integration Testing
12 8 (3.31%) Release Management
12 8 (3.31%) Supplier Management
12 8 (3.31%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (2.89%) Change Management
14 6 (2.48%) Network Monitoring
15 3 (1.24%) Network Architecture
16 2 (0.83%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.72%) SQL
2 5 (2.07%) C
3 2 (0.83%) Java
4 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.41%) Korn
4 1 (0.41%) Perl
4 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 143 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 120 (49.59%) CCNA
3 46 (19.01%) Security Cleared
4 42 (17.36%) CCNP
5 40 (16.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (14.46%) MCSE
7 34 (14.05%) SC Cleared
8 27 (11.16%) CCSA
9 21 (8.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 19 (7.85%) MCITP
11 15 (6.20%) Degree
12 12 (4.96%) MCSA
13 8 (3.31%) CISSP
13 8 (3.31%) JNCIA
14 7 (2.89%) MBA
14 7 (2.89%) HNC
15 6 (2.48%) A+ Certification
15 6 (2.48%) Network+ Certification
16 5 (2.07%) MCP
17 4 (1.65%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (16.94%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.68%) XenApp
3 18 (7.44%) vSphere
4 16 (6.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (6.20%) XenDesktop
6 7 (2.89%) Hyper-V
7 6 (2.48%) Terminal Server
8 4 (1.65%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.65%) DFS Replication
9 3 (1.24%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.41%) Kamailio
10 1 (0.41%) Snort
10 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.41%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 12 (4.96%) Backup Exec
1 12 (4.96%) SolarWinds Orion
2 11 (4.55%) Foglight
3 10 (4.13%) SCCM
4 9 (3.72%) SCOM
5 6 (2.48%) OpenView
6 2 (0.83%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 118 (48.76%) CheckPoint
2 92 (38.02%) Juniper
3 65 (26.86%) Citrix
4 58 (23.97%) Microsoft
5 51 (21.07%) F5
6 45 (18.60%) VMware
7 30 (12.40%) Riverbed
8 18 (7.44%) Blue Coat
9 16 (6.61%) BT
9 16 (6.61%) Avaya
9 16 (6.61%) HP
10 15 (6.20%) Websense
11 14 (5.79%) SolarWinds
11 14 (5.79%) McAfee
11 14 (5.79%) IBM
12 13 (5.37%) Apple
13 11 (4.55%) Sun
14 10 (4.13%) Veeam
15 8 (3.31%) IronPort
16 5 (2.07%) SonicWALL
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