Period
to 19 October 2018

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 October 2018 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 32 25
Rank change year-on-year -18 -7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 201 329 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.97% 7.82% 7.97%
As % of the Vendors category 10.41% 16.69% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 165 310 302
Hertfordshire median annual salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.37% +5.56% -

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 1,930 1,971 2,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 47.76% 46.87% 48.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,431 1,665 1,663
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £71,250 £70,000
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 October 2018.

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 October 2018. 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 +4 91 £32,000 -39.05% 5
Hemel Hempstead -6 26 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Hatfield -20 19 £55,000 +4.76% 8
Stevenage +1 12 £52,500 +20.69% 3
St Albans -9 8 £55,000 +120.00% 1
Welwyn Garden City -29 7 £72,000 +87.01% 2
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £32,500 -
Berkhamsted -2 2 £26,000 -30.67%
Hitchin - 1 £40,000 -
Waltham Cross - 1 £35,000 -
Cisco
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 81 (40.30%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (36.32%) Firewall
3 70 (34.83%) VMware
4 58 (28.86%) CCNA
4 58 (28.86%) Microsoft
5 51 (25.37%) CCNP
5 51 (25.37%) WAN
6 49 (24.38%) LAN
7 48 (23.88%) Windows
7 48 (23.88%) Data Centre
8 47 (23.38%) Cisco ASA
9 45 (22.39%) Juniper
10 43 (21.39%) Wireless
11 42 (20.90%) VPN
12 41 (20.40%) Palo Alto
13 36 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 36 (17.91%) F5
14 35 (17.41%) CheckPoint
15 31 (15.42%) Active Directory
16 30 (14.93%) Citrix
16 30 (14.93%) Windows Server
17 28 (13.93%) Network Security
18 27 (13.43%) BGP
19 25 (12.44%) ITIL
20 24 (11.94%) MPLS
20 24 (11.94%) Cisco Nexus
21 23 (11.44%) Load Balancing
22 22 (10.95%) Cisco IOS
22 22 (10.95%) DNS
23 21 (10.45%) Wi-Fi

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 9 (4.48%) MS Exchange
1 9 (4.48%) OpenStack
2 5 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (2.49%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.49%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (3.98%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.99%) C-CURE
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.46%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.97%) SaaS
3 9 (4.48%) Office 365
4 8 (3.98%) IaaS
4 8 (3.98%) PaaS
5 7 (3.48%) OpenDNS
6 4 (1.99%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.50%) Akamai
9 1 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.50%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 73 (36.32%) Firewall
2 51 (25.37%) WAN
3 49 (24.38%) LAN
4 47 (23.38%) Cisco ASA
5 43 (21.39%) Wireless
6 42 (20.90%) VPN
7 28 (13.93%) Network Security
8 27 (13.43%) BGP
9 24 (11.94%) Cisco Nexus
9 24 (11.94%) MPLS
10 22 (10.95%) Cisco IOS
10 22 (10.95%) DNS
11 21 (10.45%) OSPF
11 21 (10.45%) Wi-Fi
12 20 (9.95%) VoIP
13 18 (8.96%) SAN
14 17 (8.46%) DHCP
15 16 (7.96%) NetScaler
15 16 (7.96%) TCP/IP
16 15 (7.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.49%) Big Data
3 4 (1.99%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.50%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (1.49%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (7.46%) Finance
2 12 (5.97%) Retail
3 11 (5.47%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.99%) French Language
5 2 (1.00%) Billing
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 74 (36.82%) Network Engineer
2 22 (10.95%) Analyst
2 22 (10.95%) Support Engineer
3 21 (10.45%) Security Engineer
4 20 (9.95%) Network Security Engineer
5 14 (6.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 13 (6.47%) Architect
6 13 (6.47%) Cisco Support
7 12 (5.97%) Cisco Analyst
7 12 (5.97%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 12 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (5.97%) Network Analyst
7 12 (5.97%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (5.47%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 11 (5.47%) Account Manager
8 11 (5.47%) Sales Account Manager
8 11 (5.47%) Sales Manager
9 10 (4.98%) IT Manager
10 9 (4.48%) Network Manager
10 9 (4.48%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.48%) HTML
2 8 (3.98%) XML
3 7 (3.48%) JSON
4 4 (1.99%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.50%) ADSI
5 1 (0.50%) LDAP
5 1 (0.50%) Web Services
5 1 (0.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (23.88%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.46%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.47%) Hybrid Cloud
4 13 (6.47%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.48%) iPhone
5 9 (4.48%) Robotics
6 8 (3.98%) Driving Licence
7 7 (3.48%) iSeries
7 7 (3.48%) Replication
8 4 (1.99%) CCTV
9 3 (1.49%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.49%) e-Health
9 3 (1.49%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.49%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 2 (1.00%) Clustering
10 2 (1.00%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.50%) iPad
11 1 (0.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 48 (23.88%) Windows
2 30 (14.93%) Windows Server
3 19 (9.45%) Linux
4 13 (6.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (5.47%) Windows 7
6 9 (4.48%) Unix
7 7 (3.48%) Windows 8
8 6 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.49%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.49%) AIX
10 3 (1.49%) CentOS
10 3 (1.49%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.00%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (12.44%) ITIL
2 23 (11.44%) Load Balancing
3 17 (8.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 15 (7.46%) E-Commerce
5 14 (6.97%) Network Design
5 14 (6.97%) Service Delivery
6 13 (6.47%) Presales
6 13 (6.47%) Software Engineering
7 12 (5.97%) Information Security
7 12 (5.97%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (4.98%) Migration
9 9 (4.48%) Business Development
9 9 (4.48%) Incident Management
9 9 (4.48%) Network Management
10 8 (3.98%) Creative Thinking
10 8 (3.98%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (3.98%) Data Privacy
11 7 (3.48%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (3.48%) Mentoring
12 6 (2.99%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.46%) PowerShell
2 14 (6.97%) Python
3 10 (4.98%) SQL
4 9 (4.48%) C
5 5 (2.49%) R
6 1 (0.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 81 (40.30%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (28.86%) CCNA
3 51 (25.37%) CCNP
4 19 (9.45%) Degree
5 14 (6.97%) CCIE
6 10 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (3.98%) CCDA
7 8 (3.98%) CCDP
8 7 (3.48%) MCP
8 7 (3.48%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (2.99%) MCSA
9 6 (2.99%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.49%) CCENT
11 4 (1.99%) MCSE
12 3 (1.49%) CCIE Security
12 3 (1.49%) JNCIP
13 2 (1.00%) CEH
13 2 (1.00%) Chartered Engineer
13 2 (1.00%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.97%) SLA
2 8 (3.98%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.49%) BS7799
3 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.00%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.50%) GDPR
5 1 (0.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.50%) PMO
5 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (15.42%) Active Directory
3 15 (7.46%) ProxySG
4 13 (6.47%) VMware NSX
5 12 (5.97%) Docker
6 11 (5.47%) Hyper-V
7 8 (3.98%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (3.48%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (2.99%) vSphere
10 5 (2.49%) XenApp
10 5 (2.49%) XenDesktop
11 3 (1.49%) Ceph
11 3 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (1.49%) NFS
11 3 (1.49%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.49%) XenServer
12 2 (1.00%) Xen
13 1 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (7.46%) Grafana
1 15 (7.46%) Kubernetes
2 13 (6.47%) vRealize
3 12 (5.97%) Prometheus
4 10 (4.98%) SCOrch
5 9 (4.48%) Cisco CUCM
5 9 (4.48%) Cisco Prime
6 7 (3.48%) SCVMM
7 6 (2.99%) SCCM
7 6 (2.99%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 3 (1.49%) Ansible
8 3 (1.49%) AppManager
8 3 (1.49%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (1.49%) Netcool
8 3 (1.49%) Observium
8 3 (1.49%) RANCID
8 3 (1.49%) SCOM
8 3 (1.49%) Terraform
9 2 (1.00%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 70 (34.83%) VMware
2 58 (28.86%) Microsoft
3 45 (22.39%) Juniper
4 41 (20.40%) Palo Alto
5 36 (17.91%) F5
6 35 (17.41%) CheckPoint
7 30 (14.93%) Citrix
8 17 (8.46%) EMC
8 17 (8.46%) IBM
9 16 (7.96%) Blue Coat
10 15 (7.46%) Aruba
10 15 (7.46%) HP
11 14 (6.97%) Arista
12 12 (5.97%) Fortinet
12 12 (5.97%) Meraki
13 10 (4.98%) NetApp
14 9 (4.48%) Siemens
15 7 (3.48%) Cylance
15 7 (3.48%) Mitel
16 6 (2.99%) Google