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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 31 30 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 46 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.55% 7.55% 3.99%
As % of the Vendors category 13.11% 14.51% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 18
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,250 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
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
351 193 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 57.64% 52.02% 45.90%
Number of salaries quoted 246 146 133
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Watford

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 51 (53.68%) VMware
2 48 (50.53%) Windows
3 44 (46.32%) Microsoft
4 43 (45.26%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (38.95%) Firewall
6 34 (35.79%) WAN
6 34 (35.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (34.74%) CCNP
8 30 (31.58%) LAN
8 30 (31.58%) VPN
9 27 (28.42%) MS Excel
9 27 (28.42%) Active Directory
10 26 (27.37%) HP
11 25 (26.32%) MS Exchange
11 25 (26.32%) CCNA
12 23 (24.21%) Citrix
13 20 (21.05%) SAN
13 20 (21.05%) CheckPoint
13 20 (21.05%) Hyper-V
14 18 (18.95%) MCSE
14 18 (18.95%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (17.89%) IBM
15 17 (17.89%) Project Management
15 17 (17.89%) Finance
15 17 (17.89%) Exchange Server 2010
16 16 (16.84%) MPLS
16 16 (16.84%) Exchange Server 2007
16 16 (16.84%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (15.79%) UNIX
17 15 (15.79%) VoIP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 25 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 17 (17.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (16.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (12.63%) Lync
5 11 (11.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (8.42%) Apache
6 8 (8.42%) Tomcat
7 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
7 6 (6.32%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (4.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (2.11%) JBoss
11 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (28.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.58%) Office 365
3 5 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.16%) PaaS
4 3 (3.16%) IaaS
5 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (38.95%) Firewall
2 34 (35.79%) WAN
3 30 (31.58%) LAN
3 30 (31.58%) VPN
4 20 (21.05%) SAN
5 16 (16.84%) MPLS
6 15 (15.79%) VoIP
7 14 (14.74%) Wireless
7 14 (14.74%) Network Security
8 13 (13.68%) OSPF
8 13 (13.68%) BGP
9 12 (12.63%) DNS
10 11 (11.58%) NAS
11 8 (8.42%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (8.42%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (8.42%) EIGRP
12 7 (7.37%) VLAN
12 7 (7.37%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (6.32%) TCP/IP
13 6 (6.32%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) Big Data
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.11%) MySQL
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 17 (17.89%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.16%) Games
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (28.42%) Network Engineer
2 17 (17.89%) Architect
3 16 (16.84%) Analyst
4 9 (9.47%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.42%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.37%) Consultant
6 7 (7.37%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (7.37%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.37%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Storage Architect
7 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 6 (6.32%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (6.32%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.32%) Middleware
2 5 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Replication
2 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.32%) Handset
4 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.16%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.16%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.11%) Blog
5 2 (2.11%) FMCG
5 2 (2.11%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.05%) Online Games
6 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 48 (50.53%) Windows
2 15 (15.79%) UNIX
3 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.32%) Solaris
6 5 (5.26%) Linux
7 4 (4.21%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.16%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.89%) Project Management
2 13 (13.68%) Migration
3 12 (12.63%) ITIL
3 12 (12.63%) PRINCE2
4 10 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (9.47%) Change Management
5 9 (9.47%) Network Design
6 7 (7.37%) Data Migration
7 6 (6.32%) Data Protection
8 5 (5.26%) Financial Analysis
8 5 (5.26%) Data Management
8 5 (5.26%) Performance Testing
8 5 (5.26%) Project Planning
8 5 (5.26%) E-business
8 5 (5.26%) Service Management
8 5 (5.26%) Capacity Management
8 5 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.21%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.21%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.42%) Java
1 8 (8.42%) SQL
2 4 (4.21%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.16%) VBScript
4 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (45.26%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (34.74%) CCNP
3 25 (26.32%) CCNA
4 18 (18.95%) MCSE
4 18 (18.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (14.74%) MCSA
6 10 (10.53%) CCIE
6 10 (10.53%) MCITP
7 7 (7.37%) Degree
8 6 (6.32%) PMP
8 6 (6.32%) PMI Certification
8 6 (6.32%) IBM Certification
9 4 (4.21%) SC Cleared
9 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
9 4 (4.21%) MCP
10 2 (2.11%) JNCIS
10 2 (2.11%) CCDP
11 1 (1.05%) CCVP
11 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (35.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (28.42%) Active Directory
3 20 (21.05%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.42%) NFS
5 7 (7.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 7 (7.37%) XenApp
6 6 (6.32%) Terminal Server
6 6 (6.32%) Samba
6 6 (6.32%) SRDF
7 5 (5.26%) vSphere
8 3 (3.16%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.16%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.11%) XenServer
10 1 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.05%) Xen
10 1 (1.05%) NLBS
10 1 (1.05%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.21%) SCCM
3 3 (3.16%) Cacti
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (53.68%) VMware
2 44 (46.32%) Microsoft
3 26 (27.37%) HP
4 23 (24.21%) Citrix
5 20 (21.05%) CheckPoint
6 17 (17.89%) IBM
7 15 (15.79%) EMC
8 14 (14.74%) NetApp
8 14 (14.74%) Juniper
9 11 (11.58%) SolarWinds
10 9 (9.47%) Brocade
10 9 (9.47%) Mitel
10 9 (9.47%) Hitachi
11 8 (8.42%) Fortinet
11 8 (8.42%) Aruba
11 8 (8.42%) Meru Networks
12 7 (7.37%) Fujitsu
13 6 (6.32%) F5
13 6 (6.32%) Sun
14 5 (5.26%) Dell
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