Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 28 34
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 101 83 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 10.94% 8.15% 6.26%
As % of the Vendors category 20.20% 17.08% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 93 72 69
Watford median annual salary £32,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.05% +16.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,700 £25,000 £25,900
90th Percentile £55,000 £80,000 £64,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +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 500 486 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 54.17% 47.74% 51.57%
Number of salaries quoted 410 379 404
Watford median annual salary £45,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% -10.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 48 (47.52%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (44.55%) CCNA
2 45 (44.55%) Firewall
3 39 (38.61%) Microsoft
4 32 (31.68%) VMware
4 32 (31.68%) Cisco ASA
5 27 (26.73%) Data Centre
5 27 (26.73%) CCNP
6 24 (23.76%) Wireless
7 23 (22.77%) VPN
7 23 (22.77%) Windows
8 22 (21.78%) Active Directory
9 21 (20.79%) Network Security
10 18 (17.82%) ITIL
10 18 (17.82%) Load Balancing
11 16 (15.84%) WAN
11 16 (15.84%) Juniper
11 16 (15.84%) SAN
12 15 (14.85%) HP
13 14 (13.86%) EMC
13 14 (13.86%) IBM
13 14 (13.86%) LAN
13 14 (13.86%) SQL Server
13 14 (13.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (13.86%) F5
13 14 (13.86%) Palo Alto
14 13 (12.87%) Windows Server
14 13 (12.87%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (12.87%) VoIP
15 12 (11.88%) Service Delivery

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 4 (3.96%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.97%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.99%) IIS
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) C-CURE
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.88%) SaaS
2 6 (5.94%) Office 365
3 5 (4.95%) IaaS
3 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.95%) PaaS
4 4 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.99%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 45 (44.55%) Firewall
2 32 (31.68%) Cisco ASA
3 24 (23.76%) Wireless
4 23 (22.77%) VPN
5 21 (20.79%) Network Security
6 16 (15.84%) SAN
6 16 (15.84%) WAN
7 14 (13.86%) LAN
8 13 (12.87%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (12.87%) VoIP
9 11 (10.89%) Cisco Wireless
10 10 (9.90%) VLAN
11 9 (8.91%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (6.93%) VSAN
13 5 (4.95%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (4.95%) TCP/IP
14 4 (3.96%) DNS
15 3 (2.97%) DHCP
15 3 (2.97%) IP Telephony
15 3 (2.97%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.96%) Big Data
2 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (10.89%) Retail
2 9 (8.91%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.94%) French Language
4 2 (1.98%) Billing
5 1 (0.99%) Finance
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
5 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (31.68%) Network Engineer
2 19 (18.81%) Analyst
3 16 (15.84%) Network Security Engineer
3 16 (15.84%) Security Engineer
4 15 (14.85%) Cisco Analyst
4 15 (14.85%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 15 (14.85%) Network Analyst
5 14 (13.86%) Account Manager
5 14 (13.86%) Sales Account Manager
5 14 (13.86%) Sales Manager
6 12 (11.88%) Service Analyst
6 12 (11.88%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (11.88%) Support Engineer
7 9 (8.91%) Cisco Support
7 9 (8.91%) IT Manager
8 8 (7.92%) Architect
9 7 (6.93%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (6.93%) Network Support
9 7 (6.93%) Support Team Leader
9 7 (6.93%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.73%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.89%) iPhone
3 10 (9.90%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.93%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (6.93%) iSeries
4 7 (6.93%) Replication
5 5 (4.95%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.96%) CCTV
7 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.97%) iPad
7 3 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.99%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.77%) Windows
2 13 (12.87%) Windows Server
3 9 (8.91%) Windows 7
4 8 (7.92%) Windows 8
4 8 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.96%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.97%) Android
7 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.99%) Linux
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.82%) ITIL
1 18 (17.82%) Load Balancing
2 12 (11.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (11.88%) Service Delivery
3 9 (8.91%) Business Development
3 9 (8.91%) Creative Thinking
4 8 (7.92%) Data Privacy
4 8 (7.92%) Information Security
5 7 (6.93%) Knowledge Management
5 7 (6.93%) Migration
5 7 (6.93%) Presales
6 6 (5.94%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (5.94%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (3.96%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (2.97%) Network Design
9 2 (1.98%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.98%) CRM
9 2 (1.98%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.98%) Network Optimisation
9 2 (1.98%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.91%) C
2 8 (7.92%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.93%) Python
3 7 (6.93%) R
4 6 (5.94%) SQL
5 1 (0.99%) C#
Qualifications
1 48 (47.52%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (44.55%) CCNA
3 27 (26.73%) CCNP
4 7 (6.93%) CCDA
4 7 (6.93%) CCDP
5 6 (5.94%) Degree
5 6 (5.94%) MCP
6 5 (4.95%) MCSA
6 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.96%) CCENT
8 2 (1.98%) MCSE
9 1 (0.99%) CCIE
9 1 (0.99%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 1 (0.99%) CCIE Security
9 1 (0.99%) CCVP
9 1 (0.99%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.99%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.99%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) PMO
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (21.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.89%) ProxySG
4 8 (7.92%) Docker
5 7 (6.93%) VMware NSX
6 6 (5.94%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.96%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.99%) vSphere
9 1 (0.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (7.92%) Kubernetes
3 7 (6.93%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (6.93%) SCOrch
3 7 (6.93%) SCVMM
3 7 (6.93%) vRealize
4 1 (0.99%) Ansible
4 1 (0.99%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.99%) SCCM
4 1 (0.99%) Simpana
4 1 (0.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 39 (38.61%) Microsoft
2 32 (31.68%) VMware
3 16 (15.84%) Juniper
4 15 (14.85%) HP
5 14 (13.86%) EMC
5 14 (13.86%) F5
5 14 (13.86%) IBM
5 14 (13.86%) Palo Alto
6 11 (10.89%) Blue Coat
6 11 (10.89%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.96%) SAP
8 3 (2.97%) Citrix
8 3 (2.97%) Meraki
8 3 (2.97%) Mitel
8 3 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.98%) NEC
9 2 (1.98%) NetApp
9 2 (1.98%) Polycom
9 2 (1.98%) Sonus
10 1 (0.99%) Symantec