Period
to 20 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 20 July 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 23 21
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 91 124 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.80% 8.71% 8.51%
As % of the Vendors category 16.98% 18.54% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 80 109 169
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £23,950
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £71,800
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 Kent.

All Vendors
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 536 669 1,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 45.93% 46.98% 48.36%
Number of salaries quoted 481 565 883
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,200 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £59,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% -1.68%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Kent

Cisco
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Kent

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Kent over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Kent

Cisco
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Maidstone +10 24 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Dartford -2 16 £49,000 +84.91% 1
West Malling -8 11 £55,000 +15.79%
Tunbridge Wells +7 4 £43,750 +40.00%
Tonbridge - 4 £30,000 -
Stansted - 2 £37,000 -
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 66 (72.53%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (68.13%) CCNA
3 59 (64.84%) WAN
4 57 (62.64%) LAN
5 52 (57.14%) CCNP
5 52 (57.14%) Firewall
6 44 (48.35%) VLAN
6 44 (48.35%) VPN
7 42 (46.15%) MPLS
7 42 (46.15%) F5
8 38 (41.76%) Blue Coat
9 37 (40.66%) WLAN
9 37 (40.66%) Load Balancing
10 32 (35.16%) SolarWinds
10 32 (35.16%) Network Design
11 31 (34.07%) Microsoft Azure
12 30 (32.97%) VMware
13 28 (30.77%) Finance
14 27 (29.67%) Wireless
14 27 (29.67%) Amazon AWS
15 25 (27.47%) Citrix
16 24 (26.37%) Forcepoint
16 24 (26.37%) CCIE
16 24 (26.37%) Capacity Planning
17 23 (25.27%) Network Architecture
17 23 (25.27%) Network Monitoring
17 23 (25.27%) Risk Management
17 23 (25.27%) Change Management
18 22 (24.18%) Data Security
18 22 (24.18%) Service Management

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 6 (6.59%) MS Exchange
1 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.20%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.10%) IIS
4 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.20%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 31 (34.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (29.67%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (8.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (64.84%) WAN
2 57 (62.64%) LAN
3 52 (57.14%) Firewall
4 44 (48.35%) VLAN
4 44 (48.35%) VPN
5 42 (46.15%) MPLS
6 37 (40.66%) WLAN
7 27 (29.67%) Wireless
8 22 (24.18%) DMZ
8 22 (24.18%) Intrusion Detection
8 22 (24.18%) NetScaler
8 22 (24.18%) VPLS
9 21 (23.08%) IP Telephony
10 15 (16.48%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (14.29%) Telepresence
11 13 (14.29%) VoIP
12 12 (13.19%) BGP
12 12 (13.19%) EIGRP
12 12 (13.19%) OSPF
13 11 (12.09%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
General
1 28 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (72.53%) Network Engineer
2 27 (29.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 27 (29.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (8.79%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 8 (8.79%) Wireless Engineer
3 8 (8.79%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 6 (6.59%) Analyst
4 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 6 (6.59%) Network Specialist
5 5 (5.49%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (4.40%) Cisco Specialist
6 4 (4.40%) IT Support
6 4 (4.40%) Network Analyst
6 4 (4.40%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.40%) WAN Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) IT Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) Network Security Analyst
7 3 (3.30%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) 802.1X
1 2 (2.20%) COM
2 1 (1.10%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.18%) Private Cloud
2 15 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (16.48%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.98%) Windows
2 17 (18.68%) Windows Server
2 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (13.19%) Linux
5 3 (3.30%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.30%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.66%) Load Balancing
2 32 (35.16%) Network Design
3 24 (26.37%) Capacity Planning
4 23 (25.27%) Change Management
4 23 (25.27%) Network Architecture
4 23 (25.27%) Network Monitoring
4 23 (25.27%) Risk Management
5 22 (24.18%) Data Security
5 22 (24.18%) Kalman Filter
5 22 (24.18%) Problem Management
5 22 (24.18%) Service Management
6 14 (15.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 14 (15.38%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 9 (9.89%) ITIL
8 4 (4.40%) Migration
8 4 (4.40%) Proactive Monitoring
9 2 (2.20%) Presales
9 2 (2.20%) Process Improvement
9 2 (2.20%) Process Management
9 2 (2.20%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 66 (72.53%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (68.13%) CCNA
3 52 (57.14%) CCNP
4 24 (26.37%) CCIE
5 8 (8.79%) CCSP
5 8 (8.79%) CCVP
6 4 (4.40%) MCSE
6 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.20%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.20%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (2.20%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (2.20%) Degree
7 2 (2.20%) MCP
7 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) PMO
2 1 (1.10%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (18.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.29%) ProxySG
3 9 (9.89%) Active Directory
3 9 (9.89%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (5.49%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.20%) MetaFrame
5 2 (2.20%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.20%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (2.20%) SCCM
2 1 (1.10%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (46.15%) F5
2 38 (41.76%) Blue Coat
3 32 (35.16%) SolarWinds
4 30 (32.97%) VMware
5 25 (27.47%) Citrix
6 24 (26.37%) Forcepoint
7 22 (24.18%) Zscaler
8 20 (21.98%) CheckPoint
9 16 (17.58%) Aruba
10 15 (16.48%) HP
11 14 (15.38%) Juniper
12 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
12 9 (9.89%) Mitel
13 5 (5.49%) CommVault
14 4 (4.40%) Meraki
15 3 (3.30%) Palo Alto
16 2 (2.20%) Capita
16 2 (2.20%) EMC
16 2 (2.20%) JD Edwards
16 2 (2.20%) NetApp