Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 25 19
Rank change year-on-year -11 -6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 63 110 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.98% 8.31% 10.39%
As % of the Vendors category 13.24% 19.00% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 51 95 177
Kent median annual salary £41,312 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.93% +7.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £26,100
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -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 476 579 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 45.16% 43.76% 49.75%
Number of salaries quoted 429 505 788
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,500 £22,675
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -7 15 £49,000 +84.91% 2
Tunbridge Wells +8 4 £43,750 +40.00%
West Malling -15 4 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Tonbridge - 4 £21,500 -
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 42 (66.67%) Firewall
1 42 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (60.32%) LAN
2 38 (60.32%) WAN
2 38 (60.32%) CCNA
3 33 (52.38%) Network Design
4 32 (50.79%) CCNP
5 27 (42.86%) VPN
6 25 (39.68%) VLAN
6 25 (39.68%) Wireless
7 23 (36.51%) VMware
8 22 (34.92%) Network Monitoring
9 21 (33.33%) IP Telephony
10 20 (31.75%) F5
10 20 (31.75%) MPLS
11 18 (28.57%) WLAN
11 18 (28.57%) Windows
11 18 (28.57%) Blue Coat
11 18 (28.57%) Load Balancing
12 17 (26.98%) Windows Server
13 15 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (23.81%) Data Centre
13 15 (23.81%) Aruba
14 14 (22.22%) HP
14 14 (22.22%) CheckPoint
15 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (20.63%) ProxySG
15 13 (20.63%) Telepresence
15 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2012

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 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.17%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (66.67%) Firewall
2 38 (60.32%) LAN
2 38 (60.32%) WAN
3 27 (42.86%) VPN
4 25 (39.68%) VLAN
4 25 (39.68%) Wireless
5 21 (33.33%) IP Telephony
6 20 (31.75%) MPLS
7 18 (28.57%) WLAN
8 13 (20.63%) Telepresence
9 12 (19.05%) BGP
9 12 (19.05%) EIGRP
9 12 (19.05%) OSPF
10 11 (17.46%) ADSL
10 11 (17.46%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (17.46%) Junos
10 11 (17.46%) VoIP
11 8 (12.70%) Cisco Wireless
12 6 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (7.94%) NetScaler
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (73.02%) Network Engineer
2 27 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
2 27 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Wireless Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Network Specialist
5 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (6.35%) IT Support
6 3 (4.76%) Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco Specialist
6 3 (4.76%) IT Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Architect
7 2 (3.17%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.17%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (3.17%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Network Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Network Project Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) COM
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.94%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Windows
2 17 (26.98%) Windows Server
3 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (17.46%) Linux
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Network Design
2 22 (34.92%) Network Monitoring
3 18 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 6 (9.52%) Network Architecture
4 6 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 5 (7.94%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (7.94%) Change Management
5 5 (7.94%) Data Security
5 5 (7.94%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (7.94%) Problem Management
5 5 (7.94%) Service Management
6 4 (6.35%) ITIL
6 4 (6.35%) Migration
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (3.17%) ERP
8 2 (3.17%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 2 (3.17%) Presales
8 2 (3.17%) Process Improvement
8 2 (3.17%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.17%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (60.32%) CCNA
3 32 (50.79%) CCNP
4 8 (12.70%) CCSP
4 8 (12.70%) CCVP
5 5 (7.94%) CCIE
6 2 (3.17%) A+ Certification
6 2 (3.17%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) MCP
6 2 (3.17%) MCSE
6 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.59%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) PMO
2 1 (1.59%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.63%) ProxySG
2 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (6.35%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (3.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (36.51%) VMware
2 20 (31.75%) F5
3 18 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 15 (23.81%) Aruba
5 14 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 14 (22.22%) HP
6 11 (17.46%) SolarWinds
7 10 (15.87%) Mitel
8 9 (14.29%) Juniper
9 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
10 5 (7.94%) Citrix
10 5 (7.94%) Forcepoint
10 5 (7.94%) Zscaler
11 4 (6.35%) CommVault
11 4 (6.35%) Meraki
12 2 (3.17%) EMC
12 2 (3.17%) JD Edwards
12 2 (3.17%) NetApp
12 2 (3.17%) Oracle
12 2 (3.17%) SAP