The table below looks at the statistics 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 23 28 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 131 104 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.09% 8.35% 11.00%
As % of the Vendors category 22.32% 20.93% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 126 104 66
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £22,596 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £48,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Cisco
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
587 497 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.70% 39.89% 51.36%
Number of salaries quoted 523 446 326
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 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 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +8 37 £45,000 +16.12% 2
West Malling 0 7 £70,000 +64.70%
Stansted - 5 £22,500 -
Faversham -2 4 £35,000 -36.36%
Sevenoaks -3 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Dover -6 2 £61,250 +166.30%
Folkestone -13 2 £20,000 -33.33%
Dartford -19 2 £47,500 -1.04% 1
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 184 (76.03%) Firewall
2 139 (57.44%) Windows
3 138 (57.02%) Cisco Certification
4 107 (44.21%) Microsoft
5 104 (42.98%) CheckPoint
6 94 (38.84%) CCNA
7 84 (34.71%) WAN
8 75 (30.99%) MS Exchange
9 72 (29.75%) CCNP
9 72 (29.75%) VMware
10 66 (27.27%) LAN
11 61 (25.21%) Apple
12 57 (23.55%) MS Office
13 56 (23.14%) Linux
13 56 (23.14%) Juniper
14 53 (21.90%) Microsoft Certification
15 52 (21.49%) MCSE
16 50 (20.66%) F5
17 45 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
17 45 (18.60%) Avaya
18 44 (18.18%) MS Excel
19 42 (17.36%) ITIL
20 41 (16.94%) Blackberry
21 40 (16.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
21 40 (16.53%) MCITP
22 39 (16.12%) Problem Management
22 39 (16.12%) Active Directory
23 38 (15.70%) Mac OS X
24 37 (15.29%) Websense
24 37 (15.29%) MPLS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 75 (30.99%) MS Exchange
2 40 (16.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 32 (13.22%) Exchange Server 2000
4 17 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.07%) IIS
9 3 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.41%) Apache
11 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 57 (23.55%) MS Office
2 44 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.24%) FastStats
4 1 (0.41%) MS Project
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.48%) Office 365
2 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 184 (76.03%) Firewall
2 84 (34.71%) WAN
3 66 (27.27%) LAN
4 37 (15.29%) MPLS
5 36 (14.88%) Cisco ASA
6 33 (13.64%) Network Security
7 30 (12.40%) DNS
8 29 (11.98%) VLAN
9 28 (11.57%) Wireless
9 28 (11.57%) SAN
10 27 (11.16%) VPN
11 25 (10.33%) Internet
11 25 (10.33%) DHCP
12 24 (9.92%) TCP/IP
13 21 (8.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 19 (7.85%) Cisco PIX
14 19 (7.85%) VoIP
14 19 (7.85%) BGP
15 18 (7.44%) IP Telephony
16 15 (6.20%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.13%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.41%) MySQL
General
1 36 (14.88%) Finance
2 13 (5.37%) Advertising
3 7 (2.89%) Legal
4 5 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.24%) Retail
5 3 (1.24%) Marketing
6 2 (0.83%) Local Government
6 2 (0.83%) Electronics
6 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (26.45%) Network Engineer
2 42 (17.36%) Consultant
3 38 (15.70%) Support Engineer
4 26 (10.74%) Technical Consultant
5 22 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 21 (8.68%) Senior Network Engineer
6 21 (8.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 18 (7.44%) Security Engineer
8 15 (6.20%) Architect
9 14 (5.79%) Deployment Engineer
10 12 (4.96%) Head of Infrastructure
10 12 (4.96%) Infrastructure Manager
10 12 (4.96%) Team Leader
11 11 (4.55%) Security Consultant
11 11 (4.55%) Network Team Leader
12 10 (4.13%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
13 9 (3.72%) IT Security Consultant
13 9 (3.72%) IT Consultant
13 9 (3.72%) Analyst
13 9 (3.72%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.07%) MAPI
2 2 (0.83%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.94%) Blackberry
2 17 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.72%) iPhone
4 8 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.48%) Open Source
6 5 (2.07%) PDA
7 4 (1.65%) iPad
8 3 (1.24%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.83%) DTV
9 2 (0.83%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.83%) NHS
10 1 (0.41%) Statistics
10 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 139 (57.44%) Windows
2 56 (23.14%) Linux
3 38 (15.70%) Mac OS X
4 37 (15.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 32 (13.22%) Windows 8
6 30 (12.40%) Windows 7
7 28 (11.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (11.57%) Windows XP
8 26 (10.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (7.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (6.20%) AIX
11 8 (3.31%) Windows Vista
12 5 (2.07%) Android
12 5 (2.07%) VMS
12 5 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.24%) CentOS
14 1 (0.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.36%) ITIL
2 39 (16.12%) Problem Management
3 28 (11.57%) Information Security
4 26 (10.74%) Network Monitoring
5 20 (8.26%) Service Delivery
6 18 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (6.61%) Migration
8 14 (5.79%) Release Management
9 13 (5.37%) Kalman Filter
10 12 (4.96%) Mentoring
10 12 (4.96%) Change Management
10 12 (4.96%) Service Management
11 11 (4.55%) CRM
11 11 (4.55%) System Testing
11 11 (4.55%) SIEM
12 9 (3.72%) Network Management
12 9 (3.72%) Supplier Management
13 8 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (3.31%) Penetration Testing
13 8 (3.31%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (8.68%) SQL
2 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
2 2 (0.83%) C
3 1 (0.41%) Perl
3 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 138 (57.02%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (38.84%) CCNA
3 72 (29.75%) CCNP
4 53 (21.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 52 (21.49%) MCSE
6 40 (16.53%) MCITP
7 21 (8.68%) CCSE
7 21 (8.68%) Security Cleared
8 18 (7.44%) Degree
8 18 (7.44%) CCIE
9 15 (6.20%) CISSP
9 15 (6.20%) JNCIS
10 14 (5.79%) CCSA
10 14 (5.79%) CCDP
11 12 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (4.55%) JNCIA
13 9 (3.72%) CCDA
14 8 (3.31%) SC Cleared
15 5 (2.07%) CCSP
15 5 (2.07%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 19 (7.85%) PCI DSS
2 18 (7.44%) SLA
3 9 (3.72%) COBIT
4 3 (1.24%) QA
System Software
1 45 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (16.12%) Active Directory
3 16 (6.61%) Hyper-V
4 14 (5.79%) XenApp
4 14 (5.79%) vSphere
5 6 (2.48%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.65%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.24%) XenServer
7 3 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.83%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.41%) Squid
9 1 (0.41%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (5.79%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.07%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (2.07%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (1.65%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.24%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.24%) SCCM
4 3 (1.24%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.83%) SCOM
5 2 (0.83%) WSUS
5 2 (0.83%) Legato
5 2 (0.83%) Foglight
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.41%) Puppet
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 107 (44.21%) Microsoft
2 104 (42.98%) CheckPoint
3 72 (29.75%) VMware
4 61 (25.21%) Apple
5 56 (23.14%) Juniper
6 50 (20.66%) F5
7 45 (18.60%) Avaya
8 37 (15.29%) Websense
9 30 (12.40%) Citrix
10 27 (11.16%) Blue Coat
11 20 (8.26%) SonicWALL
11 20 (8.26%) HP
12 19 (7.85%) Aruba
13 16 (6.61%) McAfee
14 15 (6.20%) Oracle
14 15 (6.20%) Lumension
15 13 (5.37%) SolarWinds
16 10 (4.13%) Symantec
17 9 (3.72%) IBM
17 9 (3.72%) Riverbed
Kent
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance/Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago