The median annual salary for a Cisco Network Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Cisco Network Engineer
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 52 67
Rank change year-on-year -7 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 7 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.29% 1.03% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.05% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 8
Median salary £26,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -58.40% +19.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00%  

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 526 475 532
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 97.23% 97.94% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 433 410 390
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,576 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Watford

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Watford

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in Watford over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Network Engineer in Watford

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (95.00%) CCNA
3 16 (80.00%) Wireless
4 15 (75.00%) CCNP
5 12 (60.00%) CheckPoint
5 12 (60.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 11 (55.00%) Firewall
7 10 (50.00%) VPN
8 8 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
8 8 (40.00%) Palo Alto
8 8 (40.00%) SLA
8 8 (40.00%) ITIL
8 8 (40.00%) Change Management
8 8 (40.00%) Huawei
9 7 (35.00%) LAN
10 5 (25.00%) OSPF
10 5 (25.00%) BGP
10 5 (25.00%) EIGRP
11 4 (20.00%) F5
12 3 (15.00%) Network Security
12 3 (15.00%) WAN
13 2 (10.00%) DMZ
13 2 (10.00%) IPsec
13 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
13 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (10.00%) VLAN
13 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
13 2 (10.00%) Spanning Tree

Cisco Network 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 16 (80.00%) Wireless
2 12 (60.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
4 10 (50.00%) VPN
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
6 7 (35.00%) LAN
7 5 (25.00%) BGP
7 5 (25.00%) EIGRP
7 5 (25.00%) OSPF
8 3 (15.00%) Network Security
8 3 (15.00%) WAN
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (10.00%) DMZ
9 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
9 2 (10.00%) IPsec
9 2 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (10.00%) VLAN
10 1 (5.00%) MPLS
10 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Change Management
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.00%) Migration
2 1 (5.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (95.00%) CCNA
3 15 (75.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) CCA
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (40.00%) Huawei
3 8 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus car, bonus and benefits
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