Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 18 26
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 94 111 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 9.72% 9.87% 7.37%
As % of the Vendors category 20.13% 21.55% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 86 93 88
Watford median annual salary £33,750 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.71% +16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £21,750 £31,050 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,200 £62,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -5.56%

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 467 515 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 48.29% 45.78% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 396 403 417
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -3.23%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,750 £26,900
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%

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 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 52 (55.32%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (44.68%) CCNA
3 40 (42.55%) Microsoft
4 33 (35.11%) Firewall
5 31 (32.98%) Data Centre
6 29 (30.85%) CCNP
7 28 (29.79%) Cisco ASA
8 25 (26.60%) Wireless
9 23 (24.47%) VMware
10 22 (23.40%) Active Directory
11 21 (22.34%) HP
12 20 (21.28%) WAN
13 19 (20.21%) Juniper
13 19 (20.21%) VPN
13 19 (20.21%) Palo Alto
14 18 (19.15%) ITIL
14 18 (19.15%) Windows
15 16 (17.02%) LAN
15 16 (17.02%) EMC
15 16 (17.02%) SAN
16 15 (15.96%) Network Security
17 14 (14.89%) SaaS
17 14 (14.89%) Presales
18 13 (13.83%) Cisco Nexus
18 13 (13.83%) Load Balancing
18 13 (13.83%) CheckPoint
19 12 (12.77%) IBM
19 12 (12.77%) Cisco Wireless
20 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Office
21 10 (10.64%) Management Information System

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 7 (7.45%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.38%) OpenStack
3 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.13%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.06%) IIS
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.89%) SaaS
2 7 (7.45%) IaaS
2 7 (7.45%) PaaS
3 6 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (35.11%) Firewall
2 28 (29.79%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (26.60%) Wireless
4 20 (21.28%) WAN
5 19 (20.21%) VPN
6 16 (17.02%) LAN
6 16 (17.02%) SAN
7 15 (15.96%) Network Security
8 13 (13.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (12.77%) Cisco Wireless
10 10 (10.64%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (9.57%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (8.51%) VLAN
12 8 (8.51%) VSAN
13 6 (6.38%) Cisco Firepower
13 6 (6.38%) Cisco ISE
13 6 (6.38%) Sourcefire
14 5 (5.32%) Internet
15 4 (4.26%) TCP/IP
15 4 (4.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.06%) Big Data
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (10.64%) Retail
2 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.19%) French Language
3 3 (3.19%) Marketing
4 2 (2.13%) Billing
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (21.28%) Network Engineer
2 19 (20.21%) Account Manager
3 16 (17.02%) Analyst
3 16 (17.02%) Sales Account Manager
3 16 (17.02%) Sales Manager
4 12 (12.77%) Cisco Analyst
4 12 (12.77%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 12 (12.77%) IT Manager
4 12 (12.77%) Network Analyst
4 12 (12.77%) Service Analyst
4 12 (12.77%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (11.70%) Team Leader
6 10 (10.64%) Cisco Consultant
6 10 (10.64%) Cisco Security Consultant
6 10 (10.64%) Consultant
6 10 (10.64%) Security Consultant
7 9 (9.57%) Architect
8 8 (8.51%) Lead Architect
8 8 (8.51%) Network Security Engineer
8 8 (8.51%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (32.98%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.64%) iPhone
2 10 (10.64%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.51%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.26%) iSeries
4 4 (4.26%) Replication
5 3 (3.19%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.19%) iPad
6 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.06%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.15%) Windows
2 10 (10.64%) Windows Server
3 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (7.45%) Windows 7
5 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.19%) Android
6 3 (3.19%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.15%) ITIL
2 14 (14.89%) Presales
3 13 (13.83%) Load Balancing
4 10 (10.64%) Business Development
5 9 (9.57%) Creative Thinking
5 9 (9.57%) Service Delivery
6 7 (7.45%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (6.38%) Security Architecture
8 5 (5.32%) Data Privacy
8 5 (5.32%) Information Security
9 4 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.26%) Migration
9 4 (4.26%) Proactive Management
9 4 (4.26%) Service Design
10 3 (3.19%) B2B
10 3 (3.19%) B2B Sales
10 3 (3.19%) Commercial Awareness
10 3 (3.19%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (3.19%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (2.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.51%) PowerShell
1 8 (8.51%) Python
2 7 (7.45%) C
2 7 (7.45%) R
3 1 (1.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (55.32%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (44.68%) CCNA
3 29 (30.85%) CCNP
4 6 (6.38%) CCENT
4 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.32%) MCSA
6 4 (4.26%) CCDA
6 4 (4.26%) CCDP
7 3 (3.19%) Degree
7 3 (3.19%) MCP
7 3 (3.19%) MCSE
8 1 (1.06%) CCA
8 1 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.06%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.57%) PMO
2 4 (4.26%) SLA
3 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (23.40%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.57%) ProxySG
2 9 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.51%) Docker
3 8 (8.51%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.51%) VMware NSX
4 6 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.06%) vSphere
5 1 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) Kubernetes
1 8 (8.51%) SCOrch
1 8 (8.51%) SCVMM
1 8 (8.51%) vRealize
2 7 (7.45%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (4.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.06%) SCCM
4 1 (1.06%) Simpana
4 1 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 40 (42.55%) Microsoft
2 23 (24.47%) VMware
3 21 (22.34%) HP
4 19 (20.21%) Juniper
4 19 (20.21%) Palo Alto
5 16 (17.02%) EMC
6 13 (13.83%) CheckPoint
7 12 (12.77%) IBM
8 9 (9.57%) Blue Coat
8 9 (9.57%) F5
9 3 (3.19%) Aruba
9 3 (3.19%) Citrix
9 3 (3.19%) Meraki
9 3 (3.19%) NetApp
10 2 (2.13%) NEC
10 2 (2.13%) Polycom
10 2 (2.13%) Sonus
11 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.06%) Symantec
11 1 (1.06%) Veeam