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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 18 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 120 71 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.83% 6.77% 5.67%
As % of the Vendors category 20.37% 14.76% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 110 66 46
Average salary £38,000 £44,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.12% +19.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
589 481 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 53.16% 45.85% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 509 403 368
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 22 July 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 July 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 +7 21 £28,500 -52.50% 1
Dartford -8 11 £45,000 +69.81% 1
Sevenoaks - 10 £37,500 -
Folkestone - 6 £40,000 -
Dover - 3 £58,750 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £47,250 -
Rochester - 1 £50,000 -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 192 (75.59%) Firewall
2 155 (61.02%) Cisco Certification
3 126 (49.61%) CCNA
4 123 (48.43%) CheckPoint
5 116 (45.67%) WAN
6 105 (41.34%) Windows
7 104 (40.94%) LAN
8 80 (31.50%) Microsoft
8 80 (31.50%) Juniper
9 68 (26.77%) MS Exchange
10 64 (25.20%) ITIL
11 55 (21.65%) F5
12 54 (21.26%) Network Security
13 50 (19.69%) MS Office
13 50 (19.69%) MCSE
13 50 (19.69%) Microsoft Certification
14 45 (17.72%) CCNP
15 43 (16.93%) Citrix
15 43 (16.93%) VMware
15 43 (16.93%) Network Management
16 39 (15.35%) Problem Management
17 38 (14.96%) Active Directory
18 35 (13.78%) Apple
18 35 (13.78%) CCSA
18 35 (13.78%) Change Control
19 32 (12.60%) Avaya
19 32 (12.60%) Blackberry
19 32 (12.60%) MCITP
19 32 (12.60%) Windows 8
20 31 (12.20%) Finance

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 68 (26.77%) MS Exchange
2 30 (11.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 29 (11.42%) Exchange Server 2000
4 18 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (6.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (3.94%) IIS
9 7 (2.76%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.57%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.18%) Apache
11 3 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.39%) Lync
Applications
1 50 (19.69%) MS Office
2 25 (9.84%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.18%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (1.57%) RMDS
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 192 (75.59%) Firewall
2 116 (45.67%) WAN
3 104 (40.94%) LAN
4 54 (21.26%) Network Security
5 24 (9.45%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (9.06%) Wireless
7 22 (8.66%) Cisco Nexus
7 22 (8.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 19 (7.48%) OSPF
8 19 (7.48%) BGP
8 19 (7.48%) VoIP
9 18 (7.09%) TCP/IP
9 18 (7.09%) DNS
10 17 (6.69%) DHCP
11 15 (5.91%) PBX
11 15 (5.91%) Cisco PIX
12 14 (5.51%) MPLS
13 13 (5.12%) IP Telephony
14 11 (4.33%) NetScaler
15 10 (3.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.18%) MySQL
4 3 (1.18%) Ingres
4 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.18%) WebLOAD
General
1 31 (12.20%) Finance
2 27 (10.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.18%) Banking
4 2 (0.79%) Investment Banking
4 2 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.39%) Electronics
5 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.39%) Advertising
5 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 96 (37.80%) Network Engineer
2 43 (16.93%) Consultant
3 35 (13.78%) Support Engineer
4 27 (10.63%) Security Engineer
5 25 (9.84%) 3rd Line Support
6 24 (9.45%) Senior Network Engineer
6 24 (9.45%) Network Support
7 23 (9.06%) Network Security Engineer
8 19 (7.48%) Technical Consultant
9 18 (7.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 17 (6.69%) 2nd Line Support
11 16 (6.30%) Analyst
12 14 (5.51%) Support Analyst
12 14 (5.51%) Cisco Support
13 12 (4.72%) Firewall Support
13 12 (4.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (4.33%) Technical Engineer
14 11 (4.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
15 10 (3.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 10 (3.94%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.57%) Rendezvous
2 1 (0.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.60%) Blackberry
2 26 (10.24%) Firmware
3 11 (4.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.76%) Clustering
4 7 (2.76%) Statistics
5 4 (1.57%) FlexPod
6 2 (0.79%) e-Health
7 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.39%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 105 (41.34%) Windows
2 32 (12.60%) Windows 8
3 31 (12.20%) Windows 2000 Server
4 29 (11.42%) Mac OS X
5 26 (10.24%) Linux
6 20 (7.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (6.30%) Windows XP
8 11 (4.33%) Windows 7
9 8 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.76%) AIX
11 3 (1.18%) Solaris
11 3 (1.18%) CentOS
11 3 (1.18%) OS/400
12 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.79%) VMS
13 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (25.20%) ITIL
2 43 (16.93%) Network Management
3 39 (15.35%) Problem Management
4 35 (13.78%) Change Control
5 28 (11.02%) Load Balancing
6 26 (10.24%) PRINCE2
7 24 (9.45%) Project Management
8 22 (8.66%) Service Delivery
9 21 (8.27%) Network Design
10 17 (6.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (6.69%) Service Management
11 13 (5.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (5.12%) Release Management
12 11 (4.33%) Supplier Management
13 9 (3.54%) Change Management
13 9 (3.54%) Capacity Planning
14 8 (3.15%) WAN Optimisation
14 8 (3.15%) Network Monitoring
15 7 (2.76%) Information Security
16 5 (1.97%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (5.91%) SQL
2 7 (2.76%) C
3 4 (1.57%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.18%) Ruby
4 3 (1.18%) Java
5 2 (0.79%) Perl
5 2 (0.79%) Python
6 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 155 (61.02%) Cisco Certification
2 126 (49.61%) CCNA
3 50 (19.69%) MCSE
3 50 (19.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 45 (17.72%) CCNP
5 35 (13.78%) CCSA
6 32 (12.60%) MCITP
7 27 (10.63%) Security Cleared
8 18 (7.09%) Degree
9 17 (6.69%) SC Cleared
10 14 (5.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (4.33%) CCSE
11 11 (4.33%) JNCIS
12 9 (3.54%) CISSP
13 8 (3.15%) MCSA
14 7 (2.76%) JNCIA
15 5 (1.97%) CCIE
15 5 (1.97%) HNC
15 5 (1.97%) MBA
16 4 (1.57%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.69%) SLA
2 15 (5.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.79%) COBIT
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 38 (14.96%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.91%) vSphere
4 14 (5.51%) XenApp
5 13 (5.12%) Hyper-V
6 12 (4.72%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.97%) Terminal Server
8 4 (1.57%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.39%) Snort
9 1 (0.39%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.39%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 13 (5.12%) Backup Exec
2 10 (3.94%) SolarWinds Orion
3 9 (3.54%) Foglight
4 7 (2.76%) SCCM
4 7 (2.76%) SCOM
5 5 (1.97%) OpenView
6 3 (1.18%) ZABBIX
6 3 (1.18%) Puppet
7 2 (0.79%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.79%) Legato
7 2 (0.79%) Nagios
8 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.39%) Nessus
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 123 (48.43%) CheckPoint
2 80 (31.50%) Juniper
2 80 (31.50%) Microsoft
3 55 (21.65%) F5
4 43 (16.93%) Citrix
4 43 (16.93%) VMware
5 35 (13.78%) Apple
6 32 (12.60%) Avaya
7 30 (11.81%) Riverbed
8 26 (10.24%) Blue Coat
9 21 (8.27%) BT
10 17 (6.69%) Websense
11 14 (5.51%) SolarWinds
12 11 (4.33%) Veeam
12 11 (4.33%) McAfee
13 9 (3.54%) Aruba
14 8 (3.15%) Imperva
14 8 (3.15%) Fortinet
14 8 (3.15%) HP
14 8 (3.15%) Dell
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Manyy benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Gillingham, Kent
Henry Schein
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago