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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 27 19 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 53 77 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 10.08% 12.73% 5.05%
As % of the Vendors category 16.16% 19.64% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 37 47 14
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £35,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
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
328 392 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 62.36% 64.79% 62.29%
Number of salaries quoted 224 278 134
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,600 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 6 July 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Watford

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 43 (47.25%) Microsoft
2 42 (46.15%) VMware
3 39 (42.86%) Firewall
4 33 (36.26%) CheckPoint
5 32 (35.16%) Windows
6 29 (31.87%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (30.77%) WAN
8 27 (29.67%) LAN
9 26 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 25 (27.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (26.37%) Data Centre
11 24 (26.37%) HP
11 24 (26.37%) ITIL
11 24 (26.37%) MPLS
12 21 (23.08%) Information Security
13 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
14 18 (19.78%) MS Office
14 18 (19.78%) Citrix
14 18 (19.78%) SAN
14 18 (19.78%) Change Management
14 18 (19.78%) Disaster Recovery
15 17 (18.68%) CCNA
15 17 (18.68%) Office 365
15 17 (18.68%) Cisco Nexus
16 16 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (17.58%) Juniper
16 16 (17.58%) PRINCE2
16 16 (17.58%) MS Exchange
16 16 (17.58%) Windows Server 2003
17 15 (16.48%) Management Information System

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 16 (17.58%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
2 18 (19.78%) MS Office
3 3 (3.30%) MS Project
4 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.68%) Office 365
2 13 (14.29%) PaaS
3 5 (5.49%) IaaS
4 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.10%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 39 (42.86%) Firewall
2 28 (30.77%) WAN
3 27 (29.67%) LAN
4 24 (26.37%) MPLS
5 18 (19.78%) SAN
6 17 (18.68%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (15.38%) OSPF
7 14 (15.38%) BGP
8 11 (12.09%) NAS
9 10 (10.99%) EIGRP
10 9 (9.89%) DSL
10 9 (9.89%) DNS
10 9 (9.89%) VLAN
11 8 (8.79%) Multicast
11 8 (8.79%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (7.69%) Network Security
12 7 (7.69%) TCP/IP
12 7 (7.69%) DHCP
12 7 (7.69%) BIG-IP
13 6 (6.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) Big Data
2 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (12.09%) Retail
2 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.30%) Finance
4 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (25.27%) Network Engineer
2 17 (18.68%) Analyst
3 11 (12.09%) Architect
3 11 (12.09%) Consultant
4 9 (9.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (8.79%) Security Analyst
5 8 (8.79%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) IT Security Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) Storage Consultant
7 6 (6.59%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.59%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.49%) Operations Manager
8 5 (5.49%) IT Operations Manager
9 4 (4.40%) Linux Support
9 4 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) COM
2 1 (1.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.37%) Data Centre
2 15 (16.48%) Management Information System
3 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (9.89%) Blackberry
5 6 (6.59%) Replication
5 6 (6.59%) EMC VNX
5 6 (6.59%) EMC VMAX
6 5 (5.49%) Visualisation
7 4 (4.40%) Fat Client
7 4 (4.40%) Thin Client
8 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (35.16%) Windows
2 16 (17.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (15.38%) Linux
4 10 (10.99%) Windows 7
5 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.49%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (3.30%) UNIX
7 3 (3.30%) Solaris
8 2 (2.20%) AIX
8 2 (2.20%) HPUX
9 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.37%) ITIL
2 21 (23.08%) Information Security
3 18 (19.78%) Change Management
3 18 (19.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (17.58%) PRINCE2
5 15 (16.48%) Incident Management
6 14 (15.38%) Problem Management
7 11 (12.09%) Migration
8 8 (8.79%) IT Governance
8 8 (8.79%) Coaching
9 7 (7.69%) Service Management
9 7 (7.69%) Data Protection
9 7 (7.69%) BCP
10 6 (6.59%) Capacity Management
11 5 (5.49%) Business Continuity Planning
11 5 (5.49%) Performance Management
11 5 (5.49%) Data Migration
11 5 (5.49%) Load Balancing
11 5 (5.49%) Performance Testing
11 5 (5.49%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.30%) SQL
1 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (31.87%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (18.68%) CCNA
3 14 (15.38%) CCNP
4 9 (9.89%) CCIE
5 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.49%) IBM Certification
7 4 (4.40%) MCSE
8 3 (3.30%) MCSA
8 3 (3.30%) MCP
8 3 (3.30%) Degree
9 2 (2.20%) MCITP
10 1 (1.10%) PMP
10 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.10%) CCSP
10 1 (1.10%) CCA
10 1 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.10%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 25 (27.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.99%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.79%) VirtualBox
5 7 (7.69%) Xen
6 6 (6.59%) SRDF
6 6 (6.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 4 (4.40%) NLBS
7 4 (4.40%) NFS
7 4 (4.40%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.40%) XenApp
8 1 (1.10%) XenServer
8 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (9.89%) WSUS
2 8 (8.79%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (7.69%) SCCM
4 6 (6.59%) EMC VPLEX
4 6 (6.59%) SnapMirror
4 6 (6.59%) SnapVault
5 2 (2.20%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.10%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.10%) Cacti
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 43 (47.25%) Microsoft
2 42 (46.15%) VMware
3 33 (36.26%) CheckPoint
4 24 (26.37%) HP
5 18 (19.78%) Citrix
6 16 (17.58%) Juniper
7 13 (14.29%) Hitachi
7 13 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 11 (12.09%) Brocade
8 11 (12.09%) F5
9 9 (9.89%) NetApp
10 8 (8.79%) Oracle
10 8 (8.79%) ProCurve
10 8 (8.79%) EMC
10 8 (8.79%) Tripwire
10 8 (8.79%) McAfee
11 7 (7.69%) IBM
12 5 (5.49%) Fujitsu
13 4 (4.40%) Websense
13 4 (4.40%) SAP
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