Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 23 32
Rank change year-on-year -6 +9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 94 162 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.33% 9.89% 8.13%
As % of the Vendors category 18.65% 20.61% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 88 142 164
Kent median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +7.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £25,700 £29,775 £24,225
90th Percentile £65,000 £77,125 £60,875
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -3.23% +3.33%

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 504 786 1,006
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 39.31% 47.99% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 418 637 875
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.39% -3.75%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,700 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £56,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +14 25 £49,000 -27.41% 2
Dartford -14 19 £32,500 -43.48% 1
Maidstone +27 13 £32,000 -41.82% 6
Sittingbourne +10 3 £22,500 -6.25%
Dover - 2 - -
Chatham +5 1 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Aylesford - 1 £30,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £24,500 - 3
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 55 (58.51%) Firewall
2 53 (56.38%) WAN
3 51 (54.26%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (51.06%) CheckPoint
5 43 (45.74%) CCNA
6 40 (42.55%) ITIL
6 40 (42.55%) MPLS
7 36 (38.30%) Windows
8 34 (36.17%) Windows Server
9 33 (35.11%) CCNP
10 32 (34.04%) VPN
10 32 (34.04%) VMware
11 30 (31.91%) LAN
11 30 (31.91%) Microsoft
11 30 (31.91%) VLAN
11 30 (31.91%) F5
12 28 (29.79%) Change Management
13 27 (28.72%) Network Monitoring
13 27 (28.72%) SolarWinds
14 26 (27.66%) Load Balancing
14 26 (27.66%) CCIE
15 25 (26.60%) Cisco ASA
16 24 (25.53%) Active Directory
17 22 (23.40%) Palo Alto
18 20 (21.28%) DNS
18 20 (21.28%) DHCP
19 17 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
20 16 (17.02%) Advertising
21 15 (15.96%) Linux
21 15 (15.96%) Cisco PIX

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 12 (12.77%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.26%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.70%) Office 365
2 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.06%) IaaS
3 1 (1.06%) PaaS
3 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (58.51%) Firewall
2 53 (56.38%) WAN
3 40 (42.55%) MPLS
4 32 (34.04%) VPN
5 30 (31.91%) LAN
5 30 (31.91%) VLAN
6 25 (26.60%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (21.28%) DHCP
7 20 (21.28%) DNS
8 15 (15.96%) Cisco PIX
9 14 (14.89%) Wireless
10 12 (12.77%) IPsec
11 11 (11.70%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
12 10 (10.64%) VoIP
12 10 (10.64%) WLAN
13 9 (9.57%) 802.11
13 9 (9.57%) DPNSS
13 9 (9.57%) SNMP
13 9 (9.57%) Telepresence
General
1 16 (17.02%) Advertising
2 6 (6.38%) Retail
3 5 (5.32%) Finance
4 2 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (48.94%) Network Engineer
2 27 (28.72%) Cisco Engineer
3 24 (25.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 23 (24.47%) Deployment Engineer
5 18 (19.15%) Network Deployment Engineer
6 15 (15.96%) WAN Engineer
7 13 (13.83%) IT Support
8 12 (12.77%) IT Engineer
8 12 (12.77%) Support Engineer
9 10 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (9.57%) IT Support Engineer
11 8 (8.51%) Senior Network Engineer
12 7 (7.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 7 (7.45%) Analyst
12 7 (7.45%) Support Analyst
13 6 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 6 (6.38%) Firewall Engineer
13 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 5 (5.32%) Consultant
14 5 (5.32%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.57%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.06%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.38%) iPhone
3 5 (5.32%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.19%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.13%) Fintech
6 1 (1.06%) Clustering
6 1 (1.06%) PMI
6 1 (1.06%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (38.30%) Windows
2 34 (36.17%) Windows Server
3 15 (15.96%) Linux
4 12 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (11.70%) Windows 7
6 9 (9.57%) Windows 10
7 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (7.45%) Windows 8
9 6 (6.38%) Android
10 2 (2.13%) Unix
10 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (42.55%) ITIL
2 28 (29.79%) Change Management
3 27 (28.72%) Network Monitoring
4 26 (27.66%) Load Balancing
5 11 (11.70%) ITIL V3
5 11 (11.70%) Network Architecture
5 11 (11.70%) Project Management
6 7 (7.45%) Change Control
6 7 (7.45%) Network Design
7 6 (6.38%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (6.38%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.38%) ITSM
7 6 (6.38%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (6.38%) Patch Management
7 6 (6.38%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.38%) Software Deployment
8 5 (5.32%) Information Security
8 5 (5.32%) Presales
8 5 (5.32%) PRINCE
9 3 (3.19%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.45%) SQL
2 1 (1.06%) C
2 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (54.26%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (45.74%) CCNA
3 33 (35.11%) CCNP
4 26 (27.66%) CCIE
5 10 (10.64%) MCSA
5 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (9.57%) MCSE
7 4 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.19%) CCDA
8 3 (3.19%) CCDP
8 3 (3.19%) CCSA
8 3 (3.19%) JNCIP
8 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.13%) CCSE
9 2 (2.13%) Degree
9 2 (2.13%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.13%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 24 (25.53%) Active Directory
2 17 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 9 (9.57%) ProxySG
3 9 (9.57%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (4.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (10.64%) SCCM
2 5 (5.32%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.06%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.06%) Nagios
3 1 (1.06%) SCOM
3 1 (1.06%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.06%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.06%) Xymon
Vendors
1 48 (51.06%) CheckPoint
2 32 (34.04%) VMware
3 30 (31.91%) F5
3 30 (31.91%) Microsoft
4 27 (28.72%) SolarWinds
5 22 (23.40%) Palo Alto
6 14 (14.89%) Juniper
7 13 (13.83%) Aruba
7 13 (13.83%) Citrix
8 12 (12.77%) Blue Coat
9 11 (11.70%) HP
10 9 (9.57%) ProCurve
10 9 (9.57%) Riverbed
11 6 (6.38%) Sophos
12 5 (5.32%) Avaya
12 5 (5.32%) Fortinet
13 3 (3.19%) Forcepoint
14 2 (2.13%) Oracle
15 1 (1.06%) EMC
15 1 (1.06%) IBM