Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 14 November 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 29 43
Rank change year-on-year +1 +14 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 82 91 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.52% 9.09% 5.38%
As % of the Vendors category 15.21% 18.27% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 74 79 56
Watford median annual salary £32,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.00% +11.11% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £23,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £56,125 £80,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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 Watford.

All Vendors
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 539 498 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 56.03% 49.75% 48.41%
Number of salaries quoted 425 407 421
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.52% +14.13%
10th Percentile £25,950 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £74,500 £71,750 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.83% -8.50% +11.11%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Watford

Cisco
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Watford

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Watford over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Watford

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 39 (47.56%) Firewall
2 37 (45.12%) VMware
3 30 (36.59%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (35.37%) Microsoft
5 28 (34.15%) CCNA
6 25 (30.49%) CCNP
7 23 (28.05%) Network Security
8 21 (25.61%) VPN
8 21 (25.61%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (23.17%) Windows
10 18 (21.95%) WAN
11 17 (20.73%) VoIP
11 17 (20.73%) LAN
11 17 (20.73%) Data Centre
12 16 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (19.51%) CheckPoint
12 16 (19.51%) Wireless
13 15 (18.29%) Load Balancing
14 14 (17.07%) Juniper
15 13 (15.85%) SAN
15 13 (15.85%) IBM
15 13 (15.85%) EMC
16 12 (14.63%) Active Directory
16 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
16 12 (14.63%) F5
16 12 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
16 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
17 11 (13.41%) Palo Alto
17 11 (13.41%) SaaS
18 10 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineering

Cisco
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 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.66%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) C-CURE
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.41%) SaaS
2 5 (6.10%) IaaS
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.10%) PaaS
3 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.88%) Office 365
4 1 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 39 (47.56%) Firewall
2 23 (28.05%) Network Security
3 21 (25.61%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (25.61%) VPN
4 18 (21.95%) WAN
5 17 (20.73%) LAN
5 17 (20.73%) VoIP
6 16 (19.51%) Wireless
7 13 (15.85%) SAN
8 12 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (12.20%) VLAN
10 9 (10.98%) Cisco Wireless
11 8 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (8.54%) VSAN
13 3 (3.66%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (3.66%) DHCP
13 3 (3.66%) DNS
13 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
14 2 (2.44%) BGP
14 2 (2.44%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) Big Data
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 9 (10.98%) Retail
2 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.32%) French Language
4 1 (1.22%) Finance
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (46.34%) Network Engineer
2 21 (25.61%) Network Security Engineer
2 21 (25.61%) Security Engineer
3 13 (15.85%) Support Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) Account Manager
4 10 (12.20%) Sales Account Manager
4 10 (12.20%) Sales Manager
5 9 (10.98%) Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) Architect
7 7 (8.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Cisco Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) IT Manager
7 7 (8.54%) Network Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (7.32%) Network Support
8 6 (7.32%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Technical Support
8 6 (7.32%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.76%) iPhone
3 7 (8.54%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (7.32%) iSeries
4 6 (7.32%) Replication
5 4 (4.88%) CCTV
5 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.66%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.22%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.17%) Windows
2 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.54%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.32%) Windows 8
4 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.88%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.44%) Linux
6 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.29%) Load Balancing
2 10 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (12.20%) ITIL
3 9 (10.98%) Service Delivery
4 8 (9.76%) Business Development
5 7 (8.54%) Creative Thinking
5 7 (8.54%) Data Privacy
5 7 (8.54%) Information Security
5 7 (8.54%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (7.32%) Migration
7 4 (4.88%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (4.88%) Presales
7 4 (4.88%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (3.66%) CRM
8 3 (3.66%) Network Design
9 2 (2.44%) Dashboard Development
9 2 (2.44%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.44%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.44%) Network Optimisation
9 2 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.76%) C
1 8 (9.76%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.54%) Python
3 5 (6.10%) SQL
4 1 (1.22%) C#
4 1 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (36.59%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (34.15%) CCNA
3 25 (30.49%) CCNP
4 7 (8.54%) Degree
5 6 (7.32%) CCDA
5 6 (7.32%) CCDP
5 6 (7.32%) MCP
6 3 (3.66%) CCENT
6 3 (3.66%) MCSA
6 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.44%) MCSE
8 1 (1.22%) CCIE
8 1 (1.22%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (1.22%) CCIE Security
8 1 (1.22%) CCVP
8 1 (1.22%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.22%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.22%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.63%) Active Directory
3 9 (10.98%) ProxySG
4 8 (9.76%) Docker
5 7 (8.54%) VMware NSX
6 5 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.88%) Hyper-V
7 4 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (9.76%) Kubernetes
3 7 (8.54%) SCOrch
3 7 (8.54%) SCVMM
3 7 (8.54%) vRealize
4 6 (7.32%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (2.44%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.22%) Ansible
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 37 (45.12%) VMware
2 29 (35.37%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.51%) CheckPoint
4 14 (17.07%) Juniper
5 13 (15.85%) EMC
5 13 (15.85%) IBM
6 12 (14.63%) F5
7 11 (13.41%) Palo Alto
8 9 (10.98%) Blue Coat
8 9 (10.98%) HP
9 7 (8.54%) Mitel
10 4 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (4.88%) SAP
11 3 (3.66%) Meraki
12 2 (2.44%) Avaya
12 2 (2.44%) Citrix
13 1 (1.22%) Aruba
13 1 (1.22%) Extreme Networks
13 1 (1.22%) Google
13 1 (1.22%) NetApp