The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 26 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 3 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.94% 4.44% 4.32%
As % of the Vendors category 3.00% 9.88% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £51,250 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.86% +64.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £51,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £63,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Cisco
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Vendors Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
100 81 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 64.52% 45.00% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 83 64 67
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Cisco
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Colchester

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) XMPP
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) FirePass
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) FirePass
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) F5