The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Chelmsford region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 25 8 29
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 6 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 3.02% 15.49% 2.01%
As % of the Vendors category 5.71% 36.67% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 3
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +39.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £19,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £39,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Vendors Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
105 30 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 52.76% 42.25% 55.03%
Number of salaries quoted 99 23 81
Average salary £35,500 £55,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.45% +60.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
Essex

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Cisco
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 14 (70.00%) MPLS
2 11 (55.00%) OSPF
2 11 (55.00%) BGP
2 11 (55.00%) Load Balancing
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (50.00%) Firewall
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) VPN
4 9 (45.00%) WAN
4 9 (45.00%) CCNP
4 9 (45.00%) UAG
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) LAN
6 6 (30.00%) Change Management
7 5 (25.00%) VMware
7 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (20.00%) HP
8 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (15.00%) SLA
9 3 (15.00%) Internet
9 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (15.00%) Juniper
9 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (15.00%) OpenView
9 3 (15.00%) ADSL
9 3 (15.00%) VoIP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) MPLS
2 11 (55.00%) OSPF
2 11 (55.00%) BGP
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (50.00%) Firewall
3 10 (50.00%) VPN
4 9 (45.00%) WAN
5 6 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (15.00%) Internet
6 3 (15.00%) ADSL
6 3 (15.00%) VoIP
6 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (15.00%) DNS
7 2 (10.00%) Network Security
8 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (5.00%) Local Government
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Technical Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Service Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Technical Support
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (30.00%) Change Management
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (15.00%) Software Deployment
4 3 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) UAG
2 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) OpenView
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.00%) Juniper
4 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.00%) TippingPoint
5 1 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) McAfee