The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 25 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 45 45 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.36% 7.83% 5.83%
As % of the Vendors category 14.29% 14.33% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 18
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Cisco
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
315 314 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 58.55% 54.61% 58.90%
Number of salaries quoted 235 235 165
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Cisco
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Watford region.

Cisco Salary Trend in Watford

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Watford

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 36 (43.90%) VMware
2 33 (40.24%) Firewall
3 31 (37.80%) WAN
3 31 (37.80%) Microsoft
4 30 (36.59%) CheckPoint
5 29 (35.37%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (34.15%) LAN
7 26 (31.71%) Windows
7 26 (31.71%) SAN
8 25 (30.49%) MPLS
9 22 (26.83%) Citrix
10 21 (25.61%) Active Directory
10 21 (25.61%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (21.95%) ITIL
12 15 (18.29%) HP
12 15 (18.29%) CCNP
12 15 (18.29%) Juniper
12 15 (18.29%) VPN
12 15 (18.29%) BGP
12 15 (18.29%) OSPF
12 15 (18.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 15 (18.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (17.07%) CCIE
14 13 (15.85%) CCNA
14 13 (15.85%) MS Office
15 12 (14.63%) EIGRP
15 12 (14.63%) Change Management
15 12 (14.63%) NAS
16 11 (13.41%) Brocade
16 11 (13.41%) VLAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 10 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (4.88%) Apache
3 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.44%) JBoss
4 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.22%) Lync
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (15.85%) MS Office
2 11 (13.41%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.66%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) PaaS
1 6 (7.32%) IaaS
2 5 (6.10%) Office 365
3 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.22%) SaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 33 (40.24%) Firewall
2 31 (37.80%) WAN
3 28 (34.15%) LAN
4 26 (31.71%) SAN
5 25 (30.49%) MPLS
6 15 (18.29%) OSPF
6 15 (18.29%) BGP
6 15 (18.29%) VPN
6 15 (18.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (14.63%) NAS
7 12 (14.63%) EIGRP
8 11 (13.41%) VLAN
8 11 (13.41%) Network Security
9 10 (12.20%) Multicast
10 9 (10.98%) BIG-IP
10 9 (10.98%) DNS
11 8 (9.76%) RIP
11 8 (9.76%) Wireless
11 8 (9.76%) DSL
11 8 (9.76%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) Big Data
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (7.32%) Finance
1 6 (7.32%) Retail
2 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Network Engineer
2 20 (24.39%) Analyst
3 13 (15.85%) Architect
4 12 (14.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) Project Manager
6 8 (9.76%) Consultant
7 5 (6.10%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Storage Architect
8 4 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Storage Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.66%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Replication
2 8 (9.76%) Blackberry
2 8 (9.76%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (7.32%) Thin Client
3 6 (7.32%) Fat Client
4 5 (6.10%) Visualisation
5 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.44%) Blog
7 2 (2.44%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.71%) Windows
2 9 (10.98%) Windows 7
3 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.76%) Linux
3 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (7.32%) UNIX
5 4 (4.88%) Solaris
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) ITIL
2 15 (18.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (14.63%) Change Management
4 11 (13.41%) Service Management
5 9 (10.98%) Project Management
6 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
6 8 (9.76%) Migration
6 8 (9.76%) Business Continuity
6 8 (9.76%) Information Security
6 8 (9.76%) Problem Management
6 8 (9.76%) Data Protection
7 7 (8.54%) Performance Management
7 7 (8.54%) Data Migration
7 7 (8.54%) Incident Management
7 7 (8.54%) ITSM
7 7 (8.54%) BCP
7 7 (8.54%) Capacity Management
7 7 (8.54%) Business Continuity Planning
8 6 (7.32%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.32%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.88%) Java
1 4 (4.88%) SQL
2 3 (3.66%) VBScript
3 1 (1.22%) VB
3 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (35.37%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (18.29%) CCNP
3 14 (17.07%) CCIE
4 13 (15.85%) CCNA
5 6 (7.32%) IBM Certification
6 5 (6.10%) MCSE
6 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.88%) PMP
7 4 (4.88%) PMI Certification
7 4 (4.88%) MCSA
7 4 (4.88%) Degree
7 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.44%) MCP
8 2 (2.44%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.22%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (25.61%) Active Directory
1 21 (25.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.98%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.54%) SRDF
3 7 (8.54%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 6 (7.32%) NFS
4 6 (7.32%) Xen
4 6 (7.32%) NLBS
5 2 (2.44%) Terminal Server
5 2 (2.44%) Samba
5 2 (2.44%) vSphere
6 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.22%) vCloud
6 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) WSUS
2 6 (7.32%) SCCM
3 4 (4.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (3.66%) Cacti
4 3 (3.66%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (43.90%) VMware
2 31 (37.80%) Microsoft
3 30 (36.59%) CheckPoint
4 22 (26.83%) Citrix
5 15 (18.29%) Juniper
5 15 (18.29%) HP
6 11 (13.41%) Hitachi
6 11 (13.41%) NetApp
6 11 (13.41%) Brocade
7 10 (12.20%) F5
8 8 (9.76%) EMC
9 7 (8.54%) McAfee
9 7 (8.54%) IBM
10 6 (7.32%) Fujitsu
10 6 (7.32%) Meraki
11 5 (6.10%) Crossbeam
11 5 (6.10%) ProCurve
11 5 (6.10%) SAP
11 5 (6.10%) Oracle
11 5 (6.10%) Lotus
Watford
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 45 + good benefits upon experience
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £52500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago