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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 22 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 52 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.97% 2.67% 4.92%
As % of the Vendors category 15.12% 4.88% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39 10 19
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -5.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £51,250 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
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
344 205 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 59.31% 54.67% 53.11%
Number of salaries quoted 243 153 131
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £58,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 24 October 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Watford

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 72 (55.38%) VMware
2 70 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
3 62 (47.69%) HP
4 56 (43.08%) Microsoft
4 56 (43.08%) WAN
5 55 (42.31%) Firewall
6 53 (40.77%) LAN
7 49 (37.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 48 (36.92%) CCNP
9 46 (35.38%) Windows
10 41 (31.54%) Hyper-V
11 37 (28.46%) MS Excel
12 35 (26.92%) MS Exchange
12 35 (26.92%) CCNA
13 34 (26.15%) Lync
14 32 (24.62%) VPN
15 29 (22.31%) Active Directory
16 28 (21.54%) ITIL
16 28 (21.54%) Finance
17 25 (19.23%) MPLS
18 24 (18.46%) CheckPoint
18 24 (18.46%) Network Security
19 22 (16.92%) Office 365
20 21 (16.15%) Change Management
20 21 (16.15%) IBM
21 20 (15.38%) EMC
21 20 (15.38%) DNS
21 20 (15.38%) VoIP
21 20 (15.38%) Migration
21 20 (15.38%) OSPF

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 35 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 34 (26.15%) Lync
3 19 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (5.38%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (3.08%) Apache
8 4 (3.08%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 37 (28.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 22 (16.92%) Office 365
2 20 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.46%) IaaS
3 11 (8.46%) PaaS
4 5 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (43.08%) WAN
2 55 (42.31%) Firewall
3 53 (40.77%) LAN
4 32 (24.62%) VPN
5 25 (19.23%) MPLS
6 24 (18.46%) Network Security
7 20 (15.38%) OSPF
7 20 (15.38%) BGP
7 20 (15.38%) DNS
7 20 (15.38%) VoIP
8 19 (14.62%) Wireless
9 14 (10.77%) SAN
10 13 (10.00%) EIGRP
10 13 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (10.00%) VLAN
11 10 (7.69%) TCP/IP
11 10 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (6.92%) FTP
13 8 (6.15%) HTTPS
13 8 (6.15%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.54%) Big Data
3 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (21.54%) Finance
2 17 (13.08%) Retail
3 5 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.54%) Games
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (25.38%) Network Engineer
2 27 (20.77%) Architect
3 24 (18.46%) Consultant
4 11 (8.46%) IT Architect
5 10 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 10 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (6.92%) Project Engineer
6 9 (6.92%) Analyst
7 7 (5.38%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (5.38%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.38%) Network Architect
7 7 (5.38%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 6 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (4.62%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (4.62%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (3.85%) Lead Network Engineer
9 5 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.85%) COM
2 3 (2.31%) Middleware
3 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.46%) Visualisation
2 11 (8.46%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.46%) Handset
3 8 (6.15%) Replication
4 3 (2.31%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.31%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.54%) Online Games
6 1 (0.77%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.77%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.77%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 46 (35.38%) Windows
2 18 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (9.23%) Linux
4 11 (8.46%) UNIX
5 9 (6.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.08%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (3.08%) Solaris
8 3 (2.31%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.31%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.54%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.77%) NetWare
10 1 (0.77%) AIX
10 1 (0.77%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.54%) ITIL
2 21 (16.15%) Change Management
3 20 (15.38%) Migration
4 18 (13.85%) Mentoring
5 17 (13.08%) Project Management
6 13 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 12 (9.23%) Network Design
8 11 (8.46%) Information Security
9 10 (7.69%) Time Management
9 10 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (5.38%) Performance Testing
10 7 (5.38%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (4.62%) Load Balancing
11 6 (4.62%) Data Migration
12 5 (3.85%) Data Protection
12 5 (3.85%) Financial Analysis
12 5 (3.85%) E-business
12 5 (3.85%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.15%) SQL
2 4 (3.08%) Java
3 3 (2.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 70 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (36.92%) CCNP
3 35 (26.92%) CCNA
4 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (14.62%) MCSE
5 15 (11.54%) CCIE
6 12 (9.23%) MCSA
7 11 (8.46%) MCITP
8 9 (6.92%) Degree
9 6 (4.62%) MCP
10 5 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (3.85%) IBM Certification
11 4 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.31%) PMP
12 3 (2.31%) PMI Certification
12 3 (2.31%) CCVP
13 2 (1.54%) CCDP
14 1 (0.77%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.62%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 49 (37.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (31.54%) Hyper-V
3 29 (22.31%) Active Directory
4 13 (10.00%) vSphere
5 8 (6.15%) XenApp
6 7 (5.38%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (4.62%) NFS
7 6 (4.62%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 5 (3.85%) SRDF
9 4 (3.08%) Terminal Server
9 4 (3.08%) Samba
9 4 (3.08%) VMware ESX
10 3 (2.31%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (8.46%) SCCM
2 5 (3.85%) Tivoli
3 4 (3.08%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (3.08%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (3.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.31%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.54%) Cacti
5 2 (1.54%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.77%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 72 (55.38%) VMware
2 62 (47.69%) HP
3 56 (43.08%) Microsoft
4 24 (18.46%) CheckPoint
5 21 (16.15%) IBM
6 20 (15.38%) EMC
7 19 (14.62%) Dell
8 17 (13.08%) Fortinet
9 16 (12.31%) Citrix
9 16 (12.31%) Juniper
10 15 (11.54%) Mitel
10 15 (11.54%) ProCurve
11 14 (10.77%) NetApp
12 13 (10.00%) SolarWinds
12 13 (10.00%) Aruba
12 13 (10.00%) Meru Networks
13 11 (8.46%) Red Hat
14 10 (7.69%) F5
15 8 (6.15%) Hitachi
16 7 (5.38%) Brocade
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