Period
to 19 September 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 47 36
Rank change year-on-year +26 -11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 246 217 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 9.55% 5.23% 7.10%
As % of the Vendors category 18.34% 11.04% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 190 185 269
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,750 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.39% -12.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £91,500 £71,250 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +5.88%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,341 1,965 1,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.08% 47.35% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 965 1,470 1,571
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Hertfordshire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Cisco in Hertfordshire

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Hertfordshire

Cisco
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +6 75 £37,500 +17.19% 7
Hemel Hempstead +22 64 £31,000 -31.11% 2
Welwyn Garden City +44 24 - -
Hatfield +18 12 £52,500 -12.50% 3
St Albans +24 9 £37,500 -31.82% 2
Borehamwood - 8 £34,500 -
Harpenden - 5 - - 1
Broxbourne - 3 £26,000 -
Kings Langley - 3 - -
Stevenage +1 2 - - 1
Waltham Cross - 2 £26,500 -
Letchworth - 2 £41,500 -
Hitchin -3 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Hoddesdon - 1 £26,000 -
Sawbridgeworth - 1 £60,000 -
Hertford - 1 £30,000 - 1
Cisco
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 134 (54.47%) Cisco Certification
2 97 (39.43%) CCNA
3 85 (34.55%) Windows
3 85 (34.55%) Firewall
4 78 (31.71%) CCNP
5 72 (29.27%) Microsoft
6 67 (27.24%) VMware
7 64 (26.02%) Azure
8 57 (23.17%) ITIL
9 56 (22.76%) DNS
10 52 (21.14%) Active Directory
11 51 (20.73%) Office 365
12 47 (19.11%) LAN
13 45 (18.29%) Linux
13 45 (18.29%) WAN
14 44 (17.89%) HP
14 44 (17.89%) VPN
14 44 (17.89%) Network Security
15 42 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
15 42 (17.07%) Windows Server
16 38 (15.45%) Palo Alto
16 38 (15.45%) F5
17 36 (14.63%) PowerShell
17 36 (14.63%) CheckPoint
18 35 (14.23%) Network Management
19 34 (13.82%) DHCP
20 33 (13.41%) OSPF
20 33 (13.41%) Security Cleared
20 33 (13.41%) Hyper-V
21 31 (12.60%) AWS

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (10.98%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 12 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.63%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (5.69%) MS Visio
2 11 (4.47%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 64 (26.02%) Azure
2 51 (20.73%) Office 365
3 31 (12.60%) AWS
4 22 (8.94%) OneDrive
5 11 (4.47%) OpenShift
6 10 (4.07%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (3.25%) IaaS
8 5 (2.03%) SaaS
9 3 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.81%) PaaS
10 2 (0.81%) Power Platform
11 1 (0.41%) Akamai
11 1 (0.41%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 85 (34.55%) Firewall
2 56 (22.76%) DNS
3 47 (19.11%) LAN
4 45 (18.29%) WAN
5 44 (17.89%) Network Security
5 44 (17.89%) VPN
6 34 (13.82%) DHCP
7 33 (13.41%) OSPF
8 30 (12.20%) BGP
9 27 (10.98%) VLAN
10 26 (10.57%) EIGRP
11 21 (8.54%) Wi-Fi
11 21 (8.54%) Wireless
12 19 (7.72%) BIG-IP
13 18 (7.32%) 4G
14 17 (6.91%) 2G
14 17 (6.91%) 3G
14 17 (6.91%) TCP/IP
15 16 (6.50%) 2.5G
15 16 (6.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.22%) FileMaker
3 2 (0.81%) Power BI
3 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (4.47%) Octopus Deploy
1 11 (4.47%) Sonatype Nexus
1 11 (4.47%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (1.22%) JIRA
3 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.41%) TestRail
3 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.41%) Zephyr
General
1 27 (10.98%) Retail
2 17 (6.91%) Finance
3 5 (2.03%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.81%) Marketing
5 1 (0.41%) Advertising
5 1 (0.41%) Billing
5 1 (0.41%) Games
5 1 (0.41%) Legal
5 1 (0.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 63 (25.61%) Network Engineer
2 40 (16.26%) Architect
3 27 (10.98%) Analyst
4 23 (9.35%) Security Architect
5 20 (8.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 19 (7.72%) Network Support
6 19 (7.72%) Support Engineer
7 18 (7.32%) Security Engineer
8 15 (6.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 15 (6.10%) Consultant
9 14 (5.69%) Network Consultant
10 12 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
10 12 (4.88%) Network Analyst
11 11 (4.47%) IT Support
11 11 (4.47%) Network Security Engineer
11 11 (4.47%) Senior Network Engineer
11 11 (4.47%) Technical Leader
12 10 (4.07%) Cloud Architect
12 10 (4.07%) Network Support Engineer
12 10 (4.07%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.25%) Web Services
2 5 (2.03%) XML
3 1 (0.41%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.41%) COM
3 1 (0.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 21 (8.54%) Hybrid Cloud
3 17 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.88%) Replication
4 12 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.25%) User Experience
6 7 (2.85%) e-Health
7 6 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
8 5 (2.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (2.03%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.63%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.81%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.81%) EPoS
10 2 (0.81%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.81%) SCADA
11 1 (0.41%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 85 (34.55%) Windows
2 45 (18.29%) Linux
3 42 (17.07%) Windows Server
4 26 (10.57%) Windows 7
5 23 (9.35%) Windows 10
6 22 (8.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (8.94%) Ubuntu
7 21 (8.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (5.69%) CentOS
9 11 (4.47%) SUSE
9 11 (4.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.03%) Unix
10 5 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.22%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.22%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.81%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (23.17%) ITIL
2 35 (14.23%) Network Management
3 31 (12.60%) Presales
4 26 (10.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (9.76%) Service Management
6 23 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (9.35%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (8.54%) Change Control
7 21 (8.54%) Root Cause Analysis
8 20 (8.13%) GAP Analysis
9 19 (7.72%) Validation
10 18 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
11 17 (6.91%) DNA
11 17 (6.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 17 (6.91%) Mentoring
12 16 (6.50%) Change Management
12 16 (6.50%) Deployment Automation
12 16 (6.50%) Incident Management
13 15 (6.10%) Service Delivery
14 14 (5.69%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (14.63%) PowerShell
2 15 (6.10%) Python
3 12 (4.88%) SQL
4 11 (4.47%) Ruby
5 8 (3.25%) VBScript
6 4 (1.63%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.63%) Perl
7 3 (1.22%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.41%) C
8 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.41%) PHP
8 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 134 (54.47%) Cisco Certification
2 97 (39.43%) CCNA
3 78 (31.71%) CCNP
4 33 (13.41%) Security Cleared
5 31 (12.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (11.79%) SC Cleared
7 25 (10.16%) Degree
8 21 (8.54%) MCSE
9 18 (7.32%) Citrix Certification
10 15 (6.10%) MCSA
11 14 (5.69%) CCIE
12 13 (5.28%) MCP
12 13 (5.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (4.88%) CCDP
14 11 (4.47%) CCAA
15 9 (3.66%) Network+ Certification
16 7 (2.85%) CCA
17 6 (2.44%) MCTS
18 3 (1.22%) CCSP
18 3 (1.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.13%) PCI DSS
2 14 (5.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (5.69%) SLA
3 5 (2.03%) GDPR
4 2 (0.81%) QA
5 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 52 (21.14%) Active Directory
2 42 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (13.41%) Hyper-V
4 26 (10.57%) vSphere
5 15 (6.10%) VMware NSX
6 11 (4.47%) Docker
6 11 (4.47%) KVM
7 6 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (2.03%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.41%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.41%) XenApp
10 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (9.76%) SCCM
2 18 (7.32%) Cisco CUCM
3 17 (6.91%) Ansible
4 15 (6.10%) SCOM
5 13 (5.28%) vRealize
6 12 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (4.88%) Puppet
6 12 (4.88%) SCOrch
7 11 (4.47%) Docker Swarm
7 11 (4.47%) Kubernetes
7 11 (4.47%) Terraform
8 9 (3.66%) Cisco UCCE
9 5 (2.03%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (2.03%) FortiGate
9 5 (2.03%) Stealthwatch
9 5 (2.03%) vCenter Server
10 4 (1.63%) WSUS
11 3 (1.22%) Backup Exec
11 3 (1.22%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.81%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 72 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 67 (27.24%) VMware
3 44 (17.89%) HP
4 38 (15.45%) F5
4 38 (15.45%) Palo Alto
5 36 (14.63%) CheckPoint
6 26 (10.57%) Juniper
7 25 (10.16%) Meraki
8 23 (9.35%) Citrix
9 16 (6.50%) Symantec
10 14 (5.69%) Red Hat
11 13 (5.28%) Aruba
12 12 (4.88%) Dell
12 12 (4.88%) SonicWALL
13 11 (4.47%) Intel
14 10 (4.07%) Nimble Storage
15 9 (3.66%) Fortinet
15 9 (3.66%) NetApp
16 8 (3.25%) Blue Coat
16 8 (3.25%) Remedy