Period
to 20 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 26 31
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 93 119 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.68% 7.39% 8.14%
As % of the Vendors category 19.02% 14.99% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 96 100 162
Kent median annual salary £49,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.95% +1.18% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,400 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £73,750 £64,500
South East median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% -10.53% +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 489 794 1,014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 40.38% 49.29% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 411 633 870
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.96%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,772
% change year-on-year - +0.51% +5.35%

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 April 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 April 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
West Malling -4 19 £49,000 +8.89% 4
Maidstone +16 14 £34,000 -15.00% 6
Dartford -9 9 £32,500 -43.48%
Tonbridge 0 3 £32,500 -55.17% 4
Tunbridge Wells -7 3 £32,500 - 3
Stansted - 2 £37,000 -
Chatham +16 1 £40,000 -7.51% 3
Aylesford - 1 £30,000 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £22,500 - 3
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 67 (72.04%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (66.67%) CCNA
3 55 (59.14%) WAN
4 51 (54.84%) Firewall
5 45 (48.39%) CCNP
5 45 (48.39%) MPLS
6 44 (47.31%) VPN
7 42 (45.16%) VLAN
8 41 (44.09%) LAN
9 40 (43.01%) F5
10 38 (40.86%) SolarWinds
11 37 (39.78%) Change Management
12 36 (38.71%) Load Balancing
13 34 (36.56%) Microsoft Azure
13 34 (36.56%) CCIE
14 31 (33.33%) Windows
14 31 (33.33%) CheckPoint
14 31 (33.33%) VMware
15 30 (32.26%) Citrix
15 30 (32.26%) ITIL
16 28 (30.11%) Windows Server
17 27 (29.03%) Finance
18 26 (27.96%) VPLS
19 25 (26.88%) Network Architecture
19 25 (26.88%) Blue Coat
20 23 (24.73%) WLAN
20 23 (24.73%) Forcepoint
20 23 (24.73%) Amazon AWS
21 22 (23.66%) Capacity Planning
22 21 (22.58%) Risk 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 7 (7.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.08%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 34 (36.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (24.73%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (10.75%) Office 365
4 1 (1.08%) IaaS
4 1 (1.08%) PaaS
4 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (59.14%) WAN
2 51 (54.84%) Firewall
3 45 (48.39%) MPLS
4 44 (47.31%) VPN
5 42 (45.16%) VLAN
6 41 (44.09%) LAN
7 26 (27.96%) VPLS
8 23 (24.73%) WLAN
9 20 (21.51%) DMZ
9 20 (21.51%) Intrusion Detection
9 20 (21.51%) NetScaler
10 19 (20.43%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (11.83%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (11.83%) VoIP
12 10 (10.75%) IP Telephony
13 9 (9.68%) ADSL
13 9 (9.68%) Junos
14 7 (7.53%) Cisco PIX
15 6 (6.45%) Network Security
16 5 (5.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (29.03%) Finance
2 13 (13.98%) Advertising
3 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (55.91%) Network Engineer
2 14 (15.05%) Deployment Engineer
3 12 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 12 (12.90%) WAN Engineer
4 10 (10.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (10.75%) IT Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) IT Support
5 9 (9.68%) Network Deployment Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Network Analyst
8 5 (5.38%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.51%) Private Cloud
2 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.15%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.15%) Fintech
5 1 (1.08%) iPhone
5 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 31 (33.33%) Windows
2 28 (30.11%) Windows Server
3 18 (19.35%) Linux
3 18 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (13.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.38%) Windows 10
5 5 (5.38%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.30%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.15%) Unix
7 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.15%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.15%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.78%) Change Management
2 36 (38.71%) Load Balancing
3 30 (32.26%) ITIL
4 25 (26.88%) Network Architecture
5 22 (23.66%) Capacity Planning
6 21 (22.58%) Risk Management
7 20 (21.51%) Data Security
7 20 (21.51%) Kalman Filter
7 20 (21.51%) Network Monitoring
7 20 (21.51%) Problem Management
7 20 (21.51%) Service Management
8 15 (16.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 15 (16.13%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 11 (11.83%) Network Design
10 10 (10.75%) Project Management
11 9 (9.68%) ITIL V3
12 6 (6.45%) Incident Management
12 6 (6.45%) ITSM
13 5 (5.38%) Migration
14 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.83%) SQL
2 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.08%) C
Qualifications
1 67 (72.04%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (66.67%) CCNA
3 45 (48.39%) CCNP
4 34 (36.56%) CCIE
5 11 (11.83%) MCSE
5 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (7.53%) MCSA
7 4 (4.30%) Degree
7 4 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.15%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.15%) CCDA
9 2 (2.15%) CCDP
9 2 (2.15%) CCSA
9 2 (2.15%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (2.15%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.15%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.15%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.15%) MCP
10 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 17 (18.28%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.60%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.15%) MetaFrame
4 2 (2.15%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.08%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) vCenter Server
2 3 (3.23%) SCCM
3 2 (2.15%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.15%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (43.01%) F5
2 38 (40.86%) SolarWinds
3 31 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 31 (33.33%) VMware
4 30 (32.26%) Citrix
5 25 (26.88%) Blue Coat
6 23 (24.73%) Forcepoint
7 20 (21.51%) Zscaler
8 17 (18.28%) Juniper
8 17 (18.28%) Palo Alto
9 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
10 4 (4.30%) Aruba
10 4 (4.30%) Fortinet
11 3 (3.23%) Capita
11 3 (3.23%) Meraki
12 2 (2.15%) Avaya
12 2 (2.15%) HP
13 1 (1.08%) CommVault
13 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
13 1 (1.08%) Sophos