Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 58 37
Rank change year-on-year +18 -21 +32
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 57 42 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 6.20% 4.17% 6.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.27% 19.63% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 67
Watford median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +22.22% -5.76%
10th Percentile £21,500 £25,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £58,250 £80,000 £61,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +5.88%

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Watford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 245 214 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 26.66% 21.25% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 205 184 222
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,359
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £64,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Watford

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Watford

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Watford over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Watford region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 54 (94.74%) CCNA
2 49 (85.96%) Cisco
3 34 (59.65%) Firewall
4 31 (54.39%) CCNP
5 26 (45.61%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
6 23 (40.35%) Active Directory
7 21 (36.84%) Wireless
8 19 (33.33%) VMware
9 18 (31.58%) Windows
9 18 (31.58%) Load Balancing
10 17 (29.82%) Data Centre
11 13 (22.81%) Network Security
11 13 (22.81%) Juniper
12 12 (21.05%) VPN
12 12 (21.05%) VoIP
12 12 (21.05%) Palo Alto
13 11 (19.30%) F5
13 11 (19.30%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (19.30%) Windows Server
13 11 (19.30%) WAN
13 11 (19.30%) Service Delivery
13 11 (19.30%) Retail
14 10 (17.54%) Migration
14 10 (17.54%) Management Information System
14 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (17.54%) MCSA
15 9 (15.79%) C
15 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
15 9 (15.79%) Cisco Prime

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Office 365
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) IaaS
3 1 (1.75%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (59.65%) Firewall
2 26 (45.61%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (36.84%) Wireless
4 13 (22.81%) Network Security
5 12 (21.05%) VoIP
5 12 (21.05%) VPN
6 11 (19.30%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (19.30%) WAN
7 9 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless
7 9 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (12.28%) LAN
8 7 (12.28%) SAN
9 6 (10.53%) VLAN
10 5 (8.77%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (8.77%) IP Telephony
10 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
11 4 (7.02%) DNS
12 3 (5.26%) Cisco Firepower
12 3 (5.26%) Unified Communications
12 3 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (19.30%) Retail
2 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Network Engineer
2 16 (28.07%) Analyst
3 15 (26.32%) Cisco Analyst
3 15 (26.32%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 15 (26.32%) Network Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Security Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Service Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (12.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Cisco Support
5 7 (12.28%) Support Team Leader
5 7 (12.28%) Team Leader
6 4 (7.02%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) Data Centre
2 10 (17.54%) Management Information System
3 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.28%) iSeries
3 7 (12.28%) Replication
4 2 (3.51%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Windows Server
3 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.75%) Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Load Balancing
2 11 (19.30%) Service Delivery
3 10 (17.54%) Migration
4 8 (14.04%) ITIL
4 8 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (12.28%) Data Privacy
5 7 (12.28%) Information Security
5 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (12.28%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (7.02%) Process Improvement
6 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.26%) Business Development
7 3 (5.26%) CRM
7 3 (5.26%) Network Design
7 3 (5.26%) Presales
8 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) Project Management
8 2 (3.51%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) C
2 7 (12.28%) R
3 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.75%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (94.74%) CCNA
2 31 (54.39%) CCNP
3 10 (17.54%) MCSA
3 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (12.28%) CCDA
4 7 (12.28%) CCDP
4 7 (12.28%) Degree
5 5 (8.77%) MCP
6 4 (7.02%) CCENT
7 3 (5.26%) CCIE
8 2 (3.51%) CISSP
8 2 (3.51%) MCSE
8 2 (3.51%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (1.75%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 1 (1.75%) CCIE Security
9 1 (1.75%) CCVP
9 1 (1.75%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.75%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.75%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.75%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (40.35%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.79%) ProxySG
3 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (12.28%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.75%) Ansible
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 49 (85.96%) Cisco
2 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
3 19 (33.33%) VMware
4 13 (22.81%) Juniper
5 12 (21.05%) Palo Alto
6 11 (19.30%) F5
7 9 (15.79%) Blue Coat
8 7 (12.28%) EMC
8 7 (12.28%) IBM
9 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
10 3 (5.26%) Meraki
10 3 (5.26%) Mitel
10 3 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (3.51%) Citrix
11 2 (3.51%) NEC
11 2 (3.51%) Polycom
11 2 (3.51%) Sonus
12 1 (1.75%) Aruba
12 1 (1.75%) Extreme Networks
12 1 (1.75%) NetApp