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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 21 47 15
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -32
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 114 48 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.43% 4.48% 9.55%
As % of the Vendors category 22.18% 11.57% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 107 44 69
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
514 415 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.55% 38.75% 50.38%
Number of salaries quoted 423 358 346
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,800 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +17 20 £42,500 +9.67% 5
Dover - 8 £62,500 - 1
Dartford -10 6 £37,500 -21.87%
Folkestone - 4 £28,250 -
West Malling -4 3 £24,000 -43.52% 5
Tunbridge Wells +26 2 £50,000 -4.76%
Sevenoaks +9 2 £36,250 +64.77%
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 187 (77.92%) Firewall
2 147 (61.25%) Cisco Certification
3 131 (54.58%) Windows
4 112 (46.67%) WAN
5 110 (45.83%) CheckPoint
6 104 (43.33%) Microsoft
7 100 (41.67%) CCNA
8 93 (38.75%) LAN
9 73 (30.42%) MS Exchange
10 68 (28.33%) Juniper
11 67 (27.92%) ITIL
12 60 (25.00%) F5
13 58 (24.17%) VMware
14 55 (22.92%) MS Office
15 54 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
16 53 (22.08%) MCSE
17 51 (21.25%) CCNP
18 44 (18.33%) Apple
19 43 (17.92%) Active Directory
19 43 (17.92%) Network Security
20 41 (17.08%) Linux
21 39 (16.25%) Finance
22 38 (15.83%) MCITP
23 37 (15.42%) MS Excel
23 37 (15.42%) Citrix
24 34 (14.17%) Avaya
24 34 (14.17%) Windows 2000 Server
25 33 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
25 33 (13.75%) Problem Management
25 33 (13.75%) Blackberry

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 73 (30.42%) MS Exchange
2 33 (13.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 31 (12.92%) Exchange Server 2000
4 17 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (4.58%) IIS
8 10 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (2.92%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.67%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.25%) Apache
Applications
1 55 (22.92%) MS Office
2 37 (15.42%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.25%) FastStats
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.42%) MS Project
4 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) RMDS
1 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 187 (77.92%) Firewall
2 112 (46.67%) WAN
3 93 (38.75%) LAN
4 43 (17.92%) Network Security
5 32 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 28 (11.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 23 (9.58%) Cisco PIX
7 23 (9.58%) Wireless
8 22 (9.17%) IP Telephony
9 20 (8.33%) VoIP
9 20 (8.33%) Internet
9 20 (8.33%) BGP
10 18 (7.50%) DNS
10 18 (7.50%) OSPF
11 17 (7.08%) SAN
11 17 (7.08%) TCP/IP
12 16 (6.67%) MPLS
13 15 (6.25%) DHCP
14 14 (5.83%) VPN
15 13 (5.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.25%) Ingres
4 3 (1.25%) MySQL
4 3 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.25%) WebLOAD
General
1 39 (16.25%) Finance
2 23 (9.58%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.08%) Legal
4 4 (1.67%) Advertising
5 3 (1.25%) Marketing
5 3 (1.25%) Banking
5 3 (1.25%) Retail
6 2 (0.83%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.83%) Local Government
6 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (24.17%) Network Engineer
2 50 (20.83%) Consultant
3 28 (11.67%) Support Engineer
4 26 (10.83%) Security Engineer
5 25 (10.42%) Technical Consultant
6 21 (8.75%) Senior Network Engineer
7 20 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
8 17 (7.08%) Network Security Engineer
9 16 (6.67%) Analyst
10 14 (5.83%) Infrastructure Manager
10 14 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (4.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 11 (4.58%) Security Consultant
11 11 (4.58%) Technical Engineer
12 10 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (4.17%) Network Consultant
12 10 (4.17%) Support Analyst
12 10 (4.17%) Technical Support
12 10 (4.17%) Escalation Engineer
12 10 (4.17%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.83%) Rendezvous
2 1 (0.42%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.75%) Blackberry
2 19 (7.92%) Firmware
3 16 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.92%) Statistics
5 5 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.25%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.25%) FlexPod
7 2 (0.83%) e-Health
7 2 (0.83%) Clustering
7 2 (0.83%) DTV
8 1 (0.42%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 131 (54.58%) Windows
2 41 (17.08%) Linux
3 34 (14.17%) Windows 2000 Server
4 32 (13.33%) Mac OS X
5 27 (11.25%) Windows 8
6 20 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (7.92%) Windows XP
8 16 (6.67%) Windows 7
9 13 (5.42%) AIX
10 11 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (2.08%) VMS
12 3 (1.25%) CentOS
12 3 (1.25%) Solaris
12 3 (1.25%) OS/400
13 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (27.92%) ITIL
2 33 (13.75%) Problem Management
3 28 (11.67%) Network Management
4 24 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 23 (9.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (9.58%) PRINCE2
6 22 (9.17%) Change Control
7 21 (8.75%) Service Management
7 21 (8.75%) Information Security
8 20 (8.33%) Release Management
9 18 (7.50%) Project Management
10 17 (7.08%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (6.67%) Load Balancing
12 15 (6.25%) Supplier Management
12 15 (6.25%) Network Design
13 12 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
14 11 (4.58%) Change Management
15 10 (4.17%) Mentoring
16 9 (3.75%) SIEM
16 9 (3.75%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.33%) SQL
2 7 (2.92%) C
3 6 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.25%) Java
4 3 (1.25%) Ruby
5 2 (0.83%) Perl
5 2 (0.83%) Python
6 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 147 (61.25%) Cisco Certification
2 100 (41.67%) CCNA
3 54 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 53 (22.08%) MCSE
5 51 (21.25%) CCNP
6 38 (15.83%) MCITP
7 29 (12.08%) CCSA
8 23 (9.58%) Degree
9 21 (8.75%) CCSE
10 20 (8.33%) JNCIS
11 15 (6.25%) Security Cleared
11 15 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (5.00%) CISSP
13 10 (4.17%) CCIE
14 9 (3.75%) JNCIA
15 8 (3.33%) CCDP
16 6 (2.50%) MCSA
16 6 (2.50%) SC Cleared
17 5 (2.08%) CCDA
18 3 (1.25%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (7.50%) PCI DSS
3 17 (7.08%) SLA
4 8 (3.33%) COBIT
5 2 (0.83%) QA
6 1 (0.42%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 43 (17.92%) Active Directory
2 33 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.83%) XenApp
3 14 (5.83%) vSphere
4 12 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 11 (4.58%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.67%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.83%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.42%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (3.75%) Backup Exec
2 8 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (2.08%) Foglight
4 4 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.25%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.25%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (1.25%) SCCM
5 3 (1.25%) Puppet
5 3 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.83%) Nagios
6 2 (0.83%) Legato
6 2 (0.83%) SCOM
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.42%) Nessus
Vendors
1 110 (45.83%) CheckPoint
2 104 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 68 (28.33%) Juniper
4 60 (25.00%) F5
5 58 (24.17%) VMware
6 44 (18.33%) Apple
7 37 (15.42%) Citrix
8 34 (14.17%) Avaya
9 33 (13.75%) Websense
10 29 (12.08%) Blue Coat
11 24 (10.00%) Riverbed
12 16 (6.67%) Aruba
12 16 (6.67%) SolarWinds
13 15 (6.25%) BT
14 14 (5.83%) McAfee
15 13 (5.42%) Lumension
15 13 (5.42%) SonicWALL
15 13 (5.42%) Oracle
16 8 (3.33%) Fortinet
16 8 (3.33%) HP
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + shift allowance
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Many benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dover, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45450.00 per annum + shift allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22500 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + overtime
Posted: 14 days ago
Kent
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £60000.0000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Elliott James consulting
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Elliott James consulting
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago