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 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 28 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 52 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.78% 3.15% 4.82%
As % of the Vendors category 14.99% 5.83% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 40 12 19
Average salary £42,500 £41,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% -2.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £61,250 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
347 206 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 58.61% 54.07% 50.25%
Number of salaries quoted 249 155 127
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,000 £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 31 October 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Watford

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 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 69 (53.08%) Cisco Certification
1 69 (53.08%) VMware
2 59 (45.38%) HP
3 57 (43.85%) WAN
4 55 (42.31%) Firewall
5 54 (41.54%) Microsoft
6 52 (40.00%) LAN
7 48 (36.92%) CCNP
7 48 (36.92%) VMware Infrastructure
8 46 (35.38%) Windows
9 39 (30.00%) Hyper-V
10 35 (26.92%) MS Excel
10 35 (26.92%) VPN
11 34 (26.15%) CCNA
11 34 (26.15%) MS Exchange
12 31 (23.85%) Lync
13 28 (21.54%) Active Directory
14 27 (20.77%) Finance
15 26 (20.00%) ITIL
15 26 (20.00%) Network Security
16 25 (19.23%) CheckPoint
17 24 (18.46%) MPLS
18 21 (16.15%) IBM
18 21 (16.15%) VoIP
19 20 (15.38%) EMC
19 20 (15.38%) Migration
19 20 (15.38%) OSPF
19 20 (15.38%) BGP
19 20 (15.38%) Office 365
20 19 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2010

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 34 (26.15%) MS Exchange
2 31 (23.85%) 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%) Apache
7 5 (3.85%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 35 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.38%) Office 365
2 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (7.69%) IaaS
3 10 (7.69%) PaaS
4 5 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (43.85%) WAN
2 55 (42.31%) Firewall
3 52 (40.00%) LAN
4 35 (26.92%) VPN
5 26 (20.00%) Network Security
6 24 (18.46%) MPLS
7 21 (16.15%) VoIP
8 20 (15.38%) OSPF
8 20 (15.38%) BGP
9 19 (14.62%) Wireless
9 19 (14.62%) DNS
10 14 (10.77%) SAN
11 13 (10.00%) EIGRP
11 13 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
11 13 (10.00%) VLAN
12 10 (7.69%) TCP/IP
12 10 (7.69%) FTP
12 10 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (6.15%) HTTPS
13 8 (6.15%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.69%) 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 27 (20.77%) Finance
2 15 (11.54%) Retail
3 5 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.54%) Games
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (26.15%) Network Engineer
2 26 (20.00%) Architect
3 23 (17.69%) Consultant
4 10 (7.69%) Analyst
4 10 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 10 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (7.69%) IT Architect
5 8 (6.15%) Project Engineer
6 7 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (5.38%) Support Analyst
6 7 (5.38%) Network Architect
6 7 (5.38%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 6 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (4.62%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (4.62%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (4.62%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (3.85%) Applications Support
8 5 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
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 17 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.46%) Handset
3 10 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 10 (7.69%) Visualisation
4 8 (6.15%) Replication
5 3 (2.31%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.31%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.54%) Online Games
7 1 (0.77%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.77%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.77%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 46 (35.38%) Windows
2 18 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (9.23%) UNIX
3 12 (9.23%) Linux
4 9 (6.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.08%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (3.08%) Solaris
7 3 (2.31%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.31%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.54%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.77%) NetWare
9 1 (0.77%) AIX
9 1 (0.77%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.00%) ITIL
2 20 (15.38%) Migration
3 19 (14.62%) Change Management
4 17 (13.08%) Mentoring
5 16 (12.31%) Project Management
6 12 (9.23%) PRINCE2
6 12 (9.23%) Network Design
7 10 (7.69%) Information Security
7 10 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (6.92%) Time Management
9 7 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (5.38%) Performance Testing
10 6 (4.62%) E-Commerce
10 6 (4.62%) Data Migration
10 6 (4.62%) Load Balancing
11 5 (3.85%) Data Protection
11 5 (3.85%) Financial Analysis
11 5 (3.85%) E-business
11 5 (3.85%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.92%) SQL
2 5 (3.85%) Java
3 3 (2.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (53.08%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (36.92%) CCNP
3 34 (26.15%) CCNA
4 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (14.62%) MCSE
5 16 (12.31%) 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%) IBM Certification
11 4 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
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%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.54%) CCDP
14 1 (0.77%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.62%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 48 (36.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 28 (21.54%) Active Directory
4 12 (9.23%) vSphere
5 8 (6.15%) XenApp
6 6 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (4.62%) NFS
6 6 (4.62%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 5 (3.85%) SRDF
7 5 (3.85%) Terminal Server
7 5 (3.85%) Samba
8 4 (3.08%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.31%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (7.69%) 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 69 (53.08%) VMware
2 59 (45.38%) HP
3 54 (41.54%) Microsoft
4 25 (19.23%) CheckPoint
5 21 (16.15%) IBM
6 20 (15.38%) EMC
7 19 (14.62%) Dell
8 18 (13.85%) Juniper
9 17 (13.08%) Citrix
9 17 (13.08%) Fortinet
10 15 (11.54%) Mitel
11 14 (10.77%) NetApp
12 13 (10.00%) SolarWinds
12 13 (10.00%) Aruba
12 13 (10.00%) ProCurve
12 13 (10.00%) Meru Networks
13 10 (7.69%) F5
13 10 (7.69%) Red Hat
14 8 (6.15%) Hitachi
15 7 (5.38%) Brocade
Watford, United Kingdom
Camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 24 days ago