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 23 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 26 48 41
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 52 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.87% 2.43% 4.94%
As % of the Vendors category 14.86% 4.48% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39 9 19
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £52,500 £46,000
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
350 201 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 59.73% 54.32% 53.25%
Number of salaries quoted 245 151 131
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 £28,550 £30,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £58,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 23 October 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Watford

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 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 73 (55.73%) VMware
2 70 (53.44%) Cisco Certification
3 62 (47.33%) HP
4 57 (43.51%) Microsoft
5 56 (42.75%) WAN
6 55 (41.98%) Firewall
7 53 (40.46%) LAN
8 50 (38.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 48 (36.64%) CCNP
10 46 (35.11%) Windows
11 41 (31.30%) Hyper-V
12 37 (28.24%) MS Excel
13 35 (26.72%) MS Exchange
13 35 (26.72%) CCNA
14 34 (25.95%) Lync
15 32 (24.43%) VPN
16 29 (22.14%) Active Directory
17 28 (21.37%) ITIL
17 28 (21.37%) Finance
18 25 (19.08%) MPLS
19 24 (18.32%) CheckPoint
19 24 (18.32%) Network Security
20 22 (16.79%) Office 365
21 21 (16.03%) Change Management
21 21 (16.03%) IBM
21 21 (16.03%) EMC
22 20 (15.27%) DNS
22 20 (15.27%) VoIP
22 20 (15.27%) Migration
22 20 (15.27%) OSPF

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (26.72%) MS Exchange
2 34 (25.95%) Lync
3 19 (14.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (14.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (6.87%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (5.34%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.05%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (3.05%) Apache
8 4 (3.05%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.53%) IIS
Applications
1 37 (28.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 22 (16.79%) Office 365
2 20 (15.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.40%) PaaS
3 11 (8.40%) IaaS
4 5 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (42.75%) WAN
2 55 (41.98%) Firewall
3 53 (40.46%) LAN
4 32 (24.43%) VPN
5 25 (19.08%) MPLS
6 24 (18.32%) Network Security
7 20 (15.27%) DNS
7 20 (15.27%) VoIP
7 20 (15.27%) OSPF
7 20 (15.27%) BGP
8 19 (14.50%) Wireless
9 14 (10.69%) SAN
10 13 (9.92%) EIGRP
10 13 (9.92%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (9.92%) VLAN
11 10 (7.63%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (7.63%) TCP/IP
12 9 (6.87%) FTP
13 8 (6.11%) IP Telephony
13 8 (6.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.53%) Big Data
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (3.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (21.37%) Finance
2 17 (12.98%) Retail
3 5 (3.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.53%) Games
4 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (25.19%) Network Engineer
2 27 (20.61%) Architect
3 25 (19.08%) Consultant
4 11 (8.40%) IT Architect
5 10 (7.63%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (7.63%) Support Engineer
6 9 (6.87%) Analyst
6 9 (6.87%) Project Engineer
7 8 (6.11%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (5.34%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Network Architect
8 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (4.58%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (4.58%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (3.82%) Lead Network Engineer
10 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (3.82%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.82%) COM
2 3 (2.29%) Middleware
3 1 (0.76%) .NET
3 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.40%) Handset
2 11 (8.40%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.40%) Visualisation
3 8 (6.11%) Replication
4 3 (2.29%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.29%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.53%) Online Games
5 2 (1.53%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.76%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 46 (35.11%) Windows
2 18 (13.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (9.16%) Linux
4 11 (8.40%) UNIX
5 9 (6.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.05%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (3.05%) Solaris
8 3 (2.29%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.29%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.53%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.76%) NetWare
10 1 (0.76%) AIX
10 1 (0.76%) HPUX
10 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.37%) ITIL
2 21 (16.03%) Change Management
3 20 (15.27%) Migration
4 18 (13.74%) Mentoring
5 17 (12.98%) Project Management
6 13 (9.92%) PRINCE2
7 12 (9.16%) Network Design
8 11 (8.40%) Information Security
9 10 (7.63%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (7.63%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (7.63%) Time Management
10 7 (5.34%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.34%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (5.34%) Performance Testing
11 6 (4.58%) Data Migration
11 6 (4.58%) Load Balancing
12 5 (3.82%) E-business
12 5 (3.82%) BCP
12 5 (3.82%) Financial Analysis
12 5 (3.82%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.11%) SQL
2 4 (3.05%) Java
3 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 70 (53.44%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (36.64%) CCNP
3 35 (26.72%) CCNA
4 19 (14.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (14.50%) MCSE
5 15 (11.45%) CCIE
6 12 (9.16%) MCSA
7 11 (8.40%) MCITP
8 9 (6.87%) Degree
9 6 (4.58%) MCP
10 5 (3.82%) IBM Certification
10 5 (3.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.29%) PMP
12 3 (2.29%) PMI Certification
12 3 (2.29%) CCVP
13 2 (1.53%) CCDP
14 1 (0.76%) NCDA
14 1 (0.76%) NCIE
14 1 (0.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 50 (38.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (31.30%) Hyper-V
3 29 (22.14%) Active Directory
4 14 (10.69%) vSphere
5 8 (6.11%) XenApp
6 7 (5.34%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (4.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 6 (4.58%) NFS
8 5 (3.82%) SRDF
9 4 (3.05%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.05%) Samba
9 4 (3.05%) Terminal Server
10 3 (2.29%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (8.40%) SCCM
2 5 (3.82%) Tivoli
3 4 (3.05%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (3.05%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (3.05%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (2.29%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.53%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (1.53%) Cacti
6 1 (0.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.76%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 73 (55.73%) VMware
2 62 (47.33%) HP
3 57 (43.51%) Microsoft
4 24 (18.32%) CheckPoint
5 21 (16.03%) IBM
5 21 (16.03%) EMC
6 19 (14.50%) Dell
7 17 (12.98%) Fortinet
8 16 (12.21%) Juniper
8 16 (12.21%) Citrix
9 15 (11.45%) NetApp
9 15 (11.45%) Mitel
9 15 (11.45%) ProCurve
10 13 (9.92%) Aruba
10 13 (9.92%) SolarWinds
10 13 (9.92%) Meru Networks
11 11 (8.40%) Red Hat
12 10 (7.63%) F5
13 8 (6.11%) Hitachi
14 7 (5.34%) Brocade
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