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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 23 26 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 127 102 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.67% 9.24% 12.06%
As % of the Vendors category 23.83% 22.47% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 123 98 57
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £21,500 £37,491
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.43%
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
533 454 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 48.99% 41.12% 49.08%
Number of salaries quoted 476 399 284
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +23 40 £41,500 +67.67%
Stansted - 8 £22,500 -
West Malling +4 7 £70,000 +86.66%
Sevenoaks -4 3 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Faversham - 2 £36,250 -
Chatham - 1 £70,000 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £45,000 - 1
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 182 (74.59%) Firewall
2 143 (58.61%) Cisco Certification
3 131 (53.69%) Windows
4 111 (45.49%) Microsoft
5 104 (42.62%) CCNA
6 103 (42.21%) CheckPoint
7 86 (35.25%) WAN
8 78 (31.97%) MS Exchange
9 72 (29.51%) CCNP
10 71 (29.10%) VMware
11 64 (26.23%) LAN
12 62 (25.41%) MS Office
12 62 (25.41%) Microsoft Certification
13 59 (24.18%) MCSE
14 58 (23.77%) Linux
15 57 (23.36%) Apple
16 54 (22.13%) Juniper
17 51 (20.90%) MS Excel
18 48 (19.67%) Avaya
19 47 (19.26%) VMware Infrastructure
20 46 (18.85%) MPLS
21 45 (18.44%) Blackberry
22 44 (18.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
22 44 (18.03%) ITIL
23 43 (17.62%) DNS
23 43 (17.62%) MCITP
23 43 (17.62%) Problem Management
24 41 (16.80%) F5
25 40 (16.39%) Mac OS X
26 39 (15.98%) Active Directory

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 78 (31.97%) MS Exchange
2 44 (18.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 33 (13.52%) Exchange Server 2000
4 19 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.64%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.82%) IIS
11 1 (0.41%) Apache
Applications
1 62 (25.41%) MS Office
2 51 (20.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.41%) MS Project
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) JDE OneWorld
1 1 (0.41%) RMDS
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.46%) Office 365
2 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 182 (74.59%) Firewall
2 86 (35.25%) WAN
3 64 (26.23%) LAN
4 46 (18.85%) MPLS
5 43 (17.62%) DNS
6 38 (15.57%) DHCP
6 38 (15.57%) Cisco ASA
7 37 (15.16%) VLAN
8 33 (13.52%) VPN
9 32 (13.11%) Network Security
10 29 (11.89%) SAN
11 28 (11.48%) TCP/IP
12 27 (11.07%) Wireless
13 22 (9.02%) BGP
14 20 (8.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 18 (7.38%) OSPF
16 16 (6.56%) VoIP
17 15 (6.15%) IP Telephony
17 15 (6.15%) Internet
18 14 (5.74%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.41%) MySQL
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
General
1 29 (11.89%) Finance
2 15 (6.15%) Advertising
3 6 (2.46%) Legal
4 4 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.23%) Retail
6 2 (0.82%) Marketing
6 2 (0.82%) Local Government
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 75 (30.74%) Network Engineer
2 45 (18.44%) Support Engineer
3 28 (11.48%) Consultant
4 26 (10.66%) 2nd Line Support
5 25 (10.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 24 (9.84%) Technical Consultant
7 22 (9.02%) Deployment Engineer
8 20 (8.20%) Senior Network Engineer
9 17 (6.97%) Architect
10 16 (6.56%) Security Engineer
11 12 (4.92%) Analyst
11 12 (4.92%) Team Leader
12 11 (4.51%) Head of Infrastructure
12 11 (4.51%) Network Team Leader
12 11 (4.51%) NOC Engineer
12 11 (4.51%) Systems Engineer
13 10 (4.10%) Infrastructure Manager
14 9 (3.69%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
15 8 (3.28%) Administrator
15 8 (3.28%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.28%) MAPI
2 2 (0.82%) CSS
3 1 (0.41%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.44%) Blackberry
2 13 (5.33%) iPhone
3 11 (4.51%) Open Source
4 10 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.69%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.28%) PDA
7 5 (2.05%) iPad
8 4 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.23%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.82%) AS400
10 2 (0.82%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.82%) NHS
10 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.41%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 131 (53.69%) Windows
2 58 (23.77%) Linux
3 40 (16.39%) Mac OS X
4 38 (15.57%) Windows 8
5 36 (14.75%) Windows 2000 Server
6 31 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (12.70%) Windows 7
7 29 (11.89%) Windows XP
8 27 (11.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (8.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (4.51%) Windows Vista
11 8 (3.28%) Android
11 8 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (2.46%) AIX
12 6 (2.46%) CentOS
13 3 (1.23%) VMS
14 2 (0.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (18.03%) ITIL
2 43 (17.62%) Problem Management
3 34 (13.93%) Network Monitoring
4 23 (9.43%) Information Security
5 21 (8.61%) Migration
6 15 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (6.15%) Service Delivery
7 12 (4.92%) Mentoring
8 11 (4.51%) Release Management
8 11 (4.51%) Service Management
9 10 (4.10%) Incident Management
9 10 (4.10%) Change Management
9 10 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (3.28%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (3.28%) Supplier Management
10 8 (3.28%) PRINCE2
10 8 (3.28%) CRM
11 7 (2.87%) Network Management
11 7 (2.87%) Capacity Management
11 7 (2.87%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.33%) SQL
2 2 (0.82%) C
2 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.41%) Perl
3 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 143 (58.61%) Cisco Certification
2 104 (42.62%) CCNA
3 72 (29.51%) CCNP
4 62 (25.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 59 (24.18%) MCSE
6 43 (17.62%) MCITP
7 19 (7.79%) CCSE
8 18 (7.38%) Security Cleared
9 14 (5.74%) JNCIS
10 13 (5.33%) CCIE
11 12 (4.92%) Degree
12 11 (4.51%) CCDP
13 10 (4.10%) CISSP
13 10 (4.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (4.10%) CCSA
14 8 (3.28%) SC Cleared
15 7 (2.87%) JNCIA
16 6 (2.46%) CCDA
17 5 (2.05%) CCSP
17 5 (2.05%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.56%) SLA
2 12 (4.92%) PCI DSS
3 10 (4.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.87%) COBIT
5 3 (1.23%) QA
6 1 (0.41%) GPG13
6 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (19.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (15.98%) Active Directory
3 20 (8.20%) Hyper-V
4 15 (6.15%) vSphere
5 13 (5.33%) XenApp
6 8 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (2.87%) VMware ESX
8 6 (2.46%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (1.23%) XenServer
11 2 (0.82%) Squid
11 2 (0.82%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.82%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.41%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 16 (6.56%) Backup Exec
2 8 (3.28%) SCCM
3 5 (2.05%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (1.64%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (1.23%) SCOM
5 3 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.23%) WSUS
6 2 (0.82%) Foglight
7 1 (0.41%) Puppet
7 1 (0.41%) OpenView
Vendors
1 111 (45.49%) Microsoft
2 103 (42.21%) CheckPoint
3 71 (29.10%) VMware
4 57 (23.36%) Apple
5 54 (22.13%) Juniper
6 48 (19.67%) Avaya
7 41 (16.80%) F5
8 34 (13.93%) Citrix
9 33 (13.52%) Websense
10 24 (9.84%) Blue Coat
11 21 (8.61%) HP
12 20 (8.20%) SonicWALL
13 16 (6.56%) SolarWinds
13 16 (6.56%) Aruba
14 13 (5.33%) McAfee
15 12 (4.92%) IBM
15 12 (4.92%) Lumension
16 11 (4.51%) Symantec
17 9 (3.69%) Draytek
18 8 (3.28%) Red Hat
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