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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 20 38 19
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 113 62 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.97% 5.62% 8.53%
As % of the Vendors category 21.24% 13.08% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 106 58 66
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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
532 474 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.65% 42.93% 50.12%
Number of salaries quoted 448 404 376
Average salary £37,500 £43,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £57,150
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 22 August 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 August 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 +11 27 £28,500 -26.45% 1
Dartford -6 9 £45,000 -6.25%
Dover - 4 £60,000 - 1
Sevenoaks - 4 £37,500 -
Folkestone - 2 £36,750 -
Tunbridge Wells +18 1 £50,000 -24.52% 1
Sittingbourne - 1 £45,000 - 1
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (77.64%) Firewall
2 143 (60.34%) Cisco Certification
3 117 (49.37%) CheckPoint
4 113 (47.68%) WAN
5 112 (47.26%) Windows
6 106 (44.73%) CCNA
7 98 (41.35%) LAN
8 86 (36.29%) Microsoft
9 72 (30.38%) Juniper
10 67 (28.27%) MS Exchange
11 66 (27.85%) ITIL
12 60 (25.32%) F5
13 49 (20.68%) MS Office
14 48 (20.25%) VMware
15 47 (19.83%) Microsoft Certification
15 47 (19.83%) MCSE
16 45 (18.99%) CCNP
17 44 (18.57%) Network Security
18 39 (16.46%) Active Directory
19 38 (16.03%) Citrix
20 37 (15.61%) Network Management
21 36 (15.19%) Apple
21 36 (15.19%) Linux
22 35 (14.77%) Finance
23 33 (13.92%) CCSA
23 33 (13.92%) Problem Management
24 32 (13.50%) Change Control
25 31 (13.08%) Blue Coat
25 31 (13.08%) MCITP
26 30 (12.66%) Blackberry

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 67 (28.27%) MS Exchange
2 28 (11.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 27 (11.39%) Exchange Server 2000
4 18 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (4.64%) IIS
8 7 (2.95%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.27%) Apache
9 3 (1.27%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 49 (20.68%) MS Office
2 28 (11.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.27%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) RMDS
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 184 (77.64%) Firewall
2 113 (47.68%) WAN
3 98 (41.35%) LAN
4 44 (18.57%) Network Security
5 27 (11.39%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (10.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 21 (8.86%) Wireless
8 20 (8.44%) Cisco PIX
9 19 (8.02%) BGP
9 19 (8.02%) OSPF
9 19 (8.02%) DNS
10 18 (7.59%) VoIP
11 17 (7.17%) DHCP
11 17 (7.17%) Internet
12 16 (6.75%) TCP/IP
12 16 (6.75%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (6.33%) IP Telephony
14 13 (5.49%) MPLS
15 12 (5.06%) SAN
15 12 (5.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.22%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.27%) MySQL
4 3 (1.27%) Ingres
4 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.27%) WebLOAD
General
1 35 (14.77%) Finance
2 25 (10.55%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.27%) Legal
3 3 (1.27%) Banking
4 2 (0.84%) Marketing
4 2 (0.84%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.42%) Advertising
5 1 (0.42%) Publishing
5 1 (0.42%) Electronics
5 1 (0.42%) Retail
5 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 73 (30.80%) Network Engineer
2 48 (20.25%) Consultant
3 30 (12.66%) Support Engineer
4 28 (11.81%) Security Engineer
5 23 (9.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 22 (9.28%) 3rd Line Support
7 21 (8.86%) Technical Consultant
8 20 (8.44%) Network Security Engineer
9 14 (5.91%) Network Support
9 14 (5.91%) Analyst
9 14 (5.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (5.06%) Technical Engineer
12 11 (4.64%) Security Consultant
12 11 (4.64%) Support Analyst
12 11 (4.64%) Infrastructure Manager
13 10 (4.22%) Technical Support
14 9 (3.80%) Network Consultant
14 9 (3.80%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.69%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.66%) Blackberry
2 23 (9.70%) Firmware
3 14 (5.91%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.95%) Statistics
5 5 (2.11%) Clustering
6 3 (1.27%) FlexPod
7 2 (0.84%) e-Health
8 1 (0.42%) DTV
8 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.42%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 112 (47.26%) Windows
2 36 (15.19%) Linux
3 29 (12.24%) Windows 2000 Server
4 27 (11.39%) Mac OS X
5 26 (10.97%) Windows 8
6 19 (8.02%) Windows XP
7 18 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (6.33%) Windows 7
9 10 (4.22%) AIX
10 8 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.27%) VMS
11 3 (1.27%) OS/400
11 3 (1.27%) Solaris
11 3 (1.27%) CentOS
12 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.42%) UNIX
13 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (27.85%) ITIL
2 37 (15.61%) Network Management
3 33 (13.92%) Problem Management
4 32 (13.50%) Change Control
5 27 (11.39%) PRINCE2
6 21 (8.86%) Project Management
6 21 (8.86%) Service Delivery
6 21 (8.86%) Load Balancing
7 19 (8.02%) Service Management
8 18 (7.59%) Network Design
9 16 (6.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (6.33%) Release Management
11 13 (5.49%) Information Security
11 13 (5.49%) Change Management
12 12 (5.06%) Supplier Management
13 9 (3.80%) Kalman Filter
14 8 (3.38%) E-Commerce
14 8 (3.38%) CRM
15 7 (2.95%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.17%) SQL
2 7 (2.95%) C
3 6 (2.53%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.27%) Java
4 3 (1.27%) Ruby
5 2 (0.84%) Python
5 2 (0.84%) Perl
6 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 143 (60.34%) Cisco Certification
2 106 (44.73%) CCNA
3 47 (19.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (19.83%) MCSE
4 45 (18.99%) CCNP
5 33 (13.92%) CCSA
6 31 (13.08%) MCITP
7 21 (8.86%) Degree
8 18 (7.59%) CCSE
9 17 (7.17%) Security Cleared
9 17 (7.17%) JNCIS
10 13 (5.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (4.22%) CISSP
12 8 (3.38%) JNCIA
13 7 (2.95%) MCSA
13 7 (2.95%) CCIE
13 7 (2.95%) SC Cleared
14 4 (1.69%) CCDP
15 3 (1.27%) CCDA
15 3 (1.27%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (7.17%) SLA
3 14 (5.91%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.69%) COBIT
5 2 (0.84%) QA
6 1 (0.42%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 39 (16.46%) Active Directory
2 26 (10.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.91%) vSphere
3 14 (5.91%) XenApp
4 12 (5.06%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.06%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.69%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.84%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.84%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.42%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 11 (4.64%) Backup Exec
2 9 (3.80%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (2.95%) Foglight
4 5 (2.11%) SCCM
4 5 (2.11%) SCOM
5 3 (1.27%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.27%) Puppet
6 2 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.84%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.84%) Legato
6 2 (0.84%) Nagios
7 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.42%) OpenView
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.42%) Nessus
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 117 (49.37%) CheckPoint
2 86 (36.29%) Microsoft
3 72 (30.38%) Juniper
4 60 (25.32%) F5
5 48 (20.25%) VMware
6 38 (16.03%) Citrix
7 36 (15.19%) Apple
8 31 (13.08%) Blue Coat
9 28 (11.81%) Avaya
10 27 (11.39%) Websense
11 25 (10.55%) Riverbed
12 18 (7.59%) BT
13 15 (6.33%) SolarWinds
14 14 (5.91%) McAfee
14 14 (5.91%) Aruba
15 12 (5.06%) Lumension
15 12 (5.06%) SonicWALL
16 10 (4.22%) Oracle
17 9 (3.80%) HP
17 9 (3.80%) Veeam
Dover, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Many benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 32000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago