Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 26 47
Rank change year-on-year -11 +21 -29
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 70 74 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 7.59% 8.29% 4.69%
As % of the Vendors category 12.80% 17.29% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66 70 40
Watford median annual salary £35,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +2.94% -11.46%
10th Percentile £26,500 £23,350 £24,700
90th Percentile £50,000 £73,125 £58,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -

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 547 428 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 59.33% 47.93% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 424 353 357
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,000 £77,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 41 (58.57%) VMware
2 27 (38.57%) Microsoft
2 27 (38.57%) Firewall
3 25 (35.71%) VPN
3 25 (35.71%) Windows
3 25 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (35.71%) Network Security
4 23 (32.86%) CCNA
5 20 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (25.71%) Office 365
6 18 (25.71%) Windows Server
7 17 (24.29%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (24.29%) Windows 7
8 16 (22.86%) CCNP
9 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (20.00%) VoIP
10 14 (20.00%) LAN
10 14 (20.00%) CheckPoint
10 14 (20.00%) Wireless
10 14 (20.00%) VLAN
11 13 (18.57%) MS Exchange
11 13 (18.57%) WAN
12 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Office
12 12 (17.14%) Windows 10
12 12 (17.14%) Mentoring
13 11 (15.71%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (15.71%) vCenter Server
13 11 (15.71%) Stakeholder Management

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 13 (18.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) C-CURE
2 1 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.71%) Office 365
2 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.43%) IaaS
4 1 (1.43%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.43%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.57%) Firewall
2 25 (35.71%) Network Security
2 25 (35.71%) VPN
3 14 (20.00%) LAN
3 14 (20.00%) VLAN
3 14 (20.00%) VoIP
3 14 (20.00%) Wireless
4 13 (18.57%) WAN
5 8 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (8.57%) Cisco Firepower
6 6 (8.57%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (5.71%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (5.71%) DHCP
8 4 (5.71%) DNS
9 3 (4.29%) SAN
9 3 (4.29%) VSAN
9 3 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
11 1 (1.43%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) Big Data
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.43%) Power BI
General
1 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.71%) Finance
3 3 (4.29%) French Language
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (45.71%) Network Engineer
2 27 (38.57%) Support Engineer
3 16 (22.86%) IT Support
4 15 (21.43%) IT Engineer
5 14 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 14 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 14 (20.00%) Security Engineer
6 10 (14.29%) Network Support
7 9 (12.86%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (10.00%) Analyst
8 7 (10.00%) Senior IT Engineer
8 7 (10.00%) Senior IT Support
8 7 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Architect
9 4 (5.71%) Cisco Support
9 4 (5.71%) Field Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Field Service Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) IT Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Network Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.29%) CCTV
2 3 (4.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (4.29%) iSeries
2 3 (4.29%) Replication
3 2 (2.86%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.71%) Windows
2 18 (25.71%) Windows Server
3 17 (24.29%) Windows 7
4 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (17.14%) Windows 10
6 8 (11.43%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.29%) Linux
7 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (17.14%) Mentoring
3 11 (15.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (11.43%) Migration
5 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (7.14%) ITIL
6 5 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 4 (5.71%) Business Continuity
7 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.71%) Time Management
8 3 (4.29%) CRM
8 3 (4.29%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (4.29%) Data Privacy
8 3 (4.29%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.29%) Information Security
8 3 (4.29%) Network Design
8 3 (4.29%) Project Management
8 3 (4.29%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
1 4 (5.71%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) Python
3 2 (2.86%) C
4 1 (1.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (32.86%) CCNA
3 16 (22.86%) CCNP
4 4 (5.71%) Degree
4 4 (5.71%) MCSA
4 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.29%) CCDA
5 3 (4.29%) CCDP
5 3 (4.29%) MCP
6 1 (1.43%) CCIE
6 1 (1.43%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 1 (1.43%) CCIE Security
6 1 (1.43%) CCVP
6 1 (1.43%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.43%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.43%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) PMO
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.71%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.71%) Docker
6 3 (4.29%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (4.29%) VMware NSX
7 2 (2.86%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) vCenter Server
2 4 (5.71%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.29%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (4.29%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (4.29%) SCOrch
3 3 (4.29%) SCVMM
3 3 (4.29%) vRealize
4 1 (1.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 41 (58.57%) VMware
2 27 (38.57%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (11.43%) Palo Alto
5 7 (10.00%) Juniper
5 7 (10.00%) Mitel
6 6 (8.57%) EMC
6 6 (8.57%) IBM
7 5 (7.14%) Citrix
7 5 (7.14%) F5
7 5 (7.14%) Meraki
8 4 (5.71%) Huawei
8 4 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (5.71%) SonicWALL
8 4 (5.71%) Veeam
8 4 (5.71%) Zerto
9 3 (4.29%) SAP
10 2 (2.86%) Avaya
10 2 (2.86%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.43%) Google