Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 44 17
Rank change year-on-year +18 -27 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 82 54 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.26% 4.94% 9.36%
As % of the Vendors category 17.79% 11.49% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 80 39 95
Watford median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,500 £35,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,000 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £54,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +5.88% -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 461 470 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 46.42% 43.00% 51.50%
Number of salaries quoted 399 361 458
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £61,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 60 (73.17%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (52.44%) CCNA
3 29 (35.37%) CCNP
4 26 (31.71%) LAN
5 25 (30.49%) CheckPoint
6 24 (29.27%) Juniper
6 24 (29.27%) Palo Alto
7 23 (28.05%) Data Centre
8 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
9 19 (23.17%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (23.17%) PMO
10 18 (21.95%) WAN
11 17 (20.73%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (20.73%) Firewall
11 17 (20.73%) VMware
12 15 (18.29%) Windows
13 13 (15.85%) Wireless
14 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (14.63%) MS Exchange
14 12 (14.63%) VPN
15 11 (13.41%) MCSE
15 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (13.41%) Presales
16 10 (12.20%) Security Architecture
16 10 (12.20%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (12.20%) Active Directory
17 9 (10.98%) HP
17 9 (10.98%) Hyper-V

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 12 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.10%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) IaaS
1 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (31.71%) LAN
2 19 (23.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 18 (21.95%) WAN
4 17 (20.73%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (20.73%) Firewall
5 13 (15.85%) Wireless
6 12 (14.63%) VPN
7 10 (12.20%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (10.98%) Cisco ISE
9 8 (9.76%) Network Security
9 8 (9.76%) VLAN
10 7 (8.54%) BGP
10 7 (8.54%) HSRP
10 7 (8.54%) IPsec
10 7 (8.54%) OSPF
10 7 (8.54%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (7.32%) Cisco Wireless
11 6 (7.32%) SAN
12 5 (6.10%) Internet
12 5 (6.10%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (3.66%) Finance
1 3 (3.66%) Marketing
1 3 (3.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (32.93%) Cisco Consultant
1 27 (32.93%) Consultant
2 21 (25.61%) Cisco Security Consultant
2 21 (25.61%) Security Consultant
3 13 (15.85%) Network Engineer
4 11 (13.41%) Support Engineer
5 10 (12.20%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (12.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (12.20%) Data Centre Consultant
6 8 (9.76%) Account Manager
6 8 (9.76%) Network Manager
6 8 (9.76%) Network Services Manager
7 7 (8.54%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 7 (8.54%) Cisco Support
7 7 (8.54%) Network Consultant
7 7 (8.54%) Network Security Consultant
8 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) IT Manager
9 5 (6.10%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) JSON
1 1 (1.22%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.66%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.22%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.22%) Replication
3 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.29%) Windows
2 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (8.54%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.41%) Presales
2 10 (12.20%) Security Architecture
3 7 (8.54%) ITIL
4 5 (6.10%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (6.10%) Project Management
5 4 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (4.88%) B2B
5 4 (4.88%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.88%) Load Balancing
5 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.88%) Proactive Management
5 4 (4.88%) Service Design
6 3 (3.66%) B2B Sales
6 3 (3.66%) Business Development
6 3 (3.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (3.66%) Workflow
7 1 (1.22%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.22%) Fault Management
7 1 (1.22%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 60 (73.17%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (52.44%) CCNA
3 29 (35.37%) CCNP
4 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (13.41%) MCSE
6 7 (8.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.88%) A+ Certification
7 4 (4.88%) MCSA
7 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (3.66%) CCVP
8 3 (3.66%) CWNA
8 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.66%) MCP
8 3 (3.66%) MCTS
9 1 (1.22%) CCA
9 1 (1.22%) CCENT
9 1 (1.22%) CCSE
9 1 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.22%) Degree
9 1 (1.22%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.17%) PMO
2 8 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.98%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.22%) Docker
4 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.22%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (4.88%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (4.88%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (2.44%) Stealthwatch
3 1 (1.22%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.22%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.22%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 25 (30.49%) CheckPoint
2 24 (29.27%) Juniper
2 24 (29.27%) Palo Alto
3 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
4 17 (20.73%) VMware
5 9 (10.98%) HP
6 8 (9.76%) EMC
7 7 (8.54%) Sourcefire
8 6 (7.32%) Aruba
9 5 (6.10%) Brocade
10 3 (3.66%) Citrix
10 3 (3.66%) Extreme Networks
10 3 (3.66%) Ruckus Wireless
11 2 (2.44%) Dell
11 2 (2.44%) IronPort
12 1 (1.22%) IBM
12 1 (1.22%) Meraki
12 1 (1.22%) NetApp
12 1 (1.22%) Veeam