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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 44 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.93% 2.58% 4.43%
As % of the Vendors category 3.31% 4.40% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £46,000 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.64% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,700
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
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
151 91 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 58.30% 58.71% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 143 88 67
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 11 February 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (44.44%) SSL
3 4 (44.44%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) FirePass
3 4 (44.44%) IPsec
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) NX-OS
3 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
4 3 (33.33%) CCNP
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Network Management
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Publishing
6 1 (11.11%) Softphone
6 1 (11.11%) CCSA
6 1 (11.11%) DMZ
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) BGP
6 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
6 1 (11.11%) MGCP
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (44.44%) FirePass
3 4 (44.44%) IPsec
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) NX-OS
3 4 (44.44%) SSL
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) BGP
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) DMZ
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
5 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 1 (11.11%) MGCP
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
5 1 (11.11%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCDP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) F5
1 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
2 1 (11.11%) Zeacom
Colchester, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday