The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £43,250 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Engineer
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 59 60
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 14 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.45% 0.68% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 0.70% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 4
Median salary £43,250 £47,500 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.94% -1.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £50,000 £51,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +8.43%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 543 570 493
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 95.10% 96.94% 99.20%
Number of salaries quoted 459 491 379
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in Watford

Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Cisco Engineer in Watford

Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in Watford over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in Watford

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Cisco Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (80.00%) CCNP
3 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
4 13 (65.00%) CCNA
4 13 (65.00%) Firewall
5 12 (60.00%) VPN
6 11 (55.00%) Wireless
7 10 (50.00%) LAN
7 10 (50.00%) Palo Alto
8 9 (45.00%) Network Security
9 7 (35.00%) F5
9 7 (35.00%) Huawei
9 7 (35.00%) Cisco ISE
9 7 (35.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 7 (35.00%) ITIL
9 7 (35.00%) SLA
9 7 (35.00%) Change Management
10 6 (30.00%) WAN
11 5 (25.00%) VLAN
11 5 (25.00%) IP Telephony
11 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
11 5 (25.00%) DMZ
11 5 (25.00%) IPsec
11 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
12 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
13 3 (15.00%) Blue Coat

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) VPN
3 11 (55.00%) Wireless
4 10 (50.00%) LAN
5 9 (45.00%) Network Security
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco ISE
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (30.00%) WAN
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (25.00%) DMZ
8 5 (25.00%) IP Telephony
8 5 (25.00%) IPsec
8 5 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (25.00%) VLAN
9 4 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
10 3 (15.00%) WLAN
11 1 (5.00%) BGP
11 1 (5.00%) MPLS
11 1 (5.00%) OSPF
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Change Management
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (15.00%) Data Security
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (15.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (15.00%) Presales
3 3 (15.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (15.00%) SIEM
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (80.00%) CCNP
3 13 (65.00%) CCNA
4 3 (15.00%) CCIE
4 3 (15.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 7 (35.00%) F5
4 7 (35.00%) Huawei
5 3 (15.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (15.00%) Symantec