The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 26 51 37
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 102 65 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.86% 4.60% 4.93%
As % of the Vendors category 17.11% 7.99% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 84 55 42
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £22,525
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Cisco
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
596 814 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.92% 57.61% 54.68%
Number of salaries quoted 472 649 471
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,055 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Cisco
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Essex

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Essex

Cisco
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +17 34 £50,000 +33.33%
Southend-on-Sea - 9 £45,000 -
Chelmsford +1 5 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Loughton - 5 £31,500 -
Colchester -10 4 £30,000 -40.00%
Basildon +8 3 - -
Harlow -2 2 £26,500 - 3
Rayleigh - 2 £60,000 -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 98 (53.26%) Firewall
2 81 (44.02%) Cisco Certification
3 76 (41.30%) VMware
4 68 (36.96%) Windows
5 65 (35.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 59 (32.07%) ITIL
7 49 (26.63%) Juniper
7 49 (26.63%) CCNA
8 47 (25.54%) Cisco Nexus
9 46 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 46 (25.00%) Citrix
10 45 (24.46%) Active Directory
11 43 (23.37%) Finance
12 42 (22.83%) CCNP
13 39 (21.20%) MS Exchange
14 36 (19.57%) SAN
15 35 (19.02%) Project Management
16 34 (18.48%) SQL Server
16 34 (18.48%) F5
17 33 (17.93%) CheckPoint
18 30 (16.30%) VPN
19 28 (15.22%) WAN
20 27 (14.67%) SSL
20 27 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
20 27 (14.67%) SQL
20 27 (14.67%) MCSE
21 26 (14.13%) Linux
21 26 (14.13%) TCP/IP
21 26 (14.13%) HP
21 26 (14.13%) LAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 39 (21.20%) MS Exchange
2 24 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (7.07%) SharePoint
3 13 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (5.98%) Lync
5 8 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.80%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (3.80%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 7 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2000
7 6 (3.26%) IIS
8 5 (2.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.54%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (11.41%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.33%) Office 365
2 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (53.26%) Firewall
2 47 (25.54%) Cisco Nexus
3 36 (19.57%) SAN
4 30 (16.30%) VPN
5 28 (15.22%) WAN
6 27 (14.67%) SSL
7 26 (14.13%) TCP/IP
7 26 (14.13%) LAN
7 26 (14.13%) Network Security
7 26 (14.13%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
9 22 (11.96%) Wireless
10 19 (10.33%) VoIP
11 17 (9.24%) BGP
12 16 (8.70%) OSPF
12 16 (8.70%) FWSM
13 15 (8.15%) Cisco PIX
13 15 (8.15%) Wi-Fi
13 15 (8.15%) MPLS
14 14 (7.61%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.72%) MySQL
3 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.54%) Subversion
1 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (23.37%) Finance
2 14 (7.61%) Banking
3 12 (6.52%) Legal
4 7 (3.80%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.26%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.72%) Retail
6 5 (2.72%) Games
7 4 (2.17%) Advertising
7 4 (2.17%) Back Office
8 3 (1.63%) Law
9 1 (0.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 52 (28.26%) Network Engineer
2 20 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (9.78%) Infrastructure Manager
4 17 (9.24%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (7.61%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 14 (7.61%) Project Manager
6 13 (7.07%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (7.07%) Head of IT
7 12 (6.52%) Network Specialist
7 12 (6.52%) Analyst
7 12 (6.52%) Technical Design Authority
8 11 (5.98%) Cisco Engineer
9 10 (5.43%) Security Engineer
10 9 (4.89%) Network Support
10 9 (4.89%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (4.89%) Support Engineer
11 7 (3.80%) Operations Manager
11 7 (3.80%) Architect
11 7 (3.80%) Support Technician
11 7 (3.80%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.26%) CSS
1 6 (3.26%) LAMP
2 5 (2.72%) Web Services
3 3 (1.63%) XMPP
4 2 (1.09%) .NET
4 2 (1.09%) MSMQ
4 2 (1.09%) VXML
5 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.54%) XML
5 1 (0.54%) XSL
5 1 (0.54%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.54%) jQuery
5 1 (0.54%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (0.54%) WinForms
5 1 (0.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.61%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.80%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (3.80%) BYOD
4 6 (3.26%) Clustering
4 6 (3.26%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.72%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.17%) IVR
6 4 (2.17%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.63%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.09%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.09%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.54%) Replication
9 1 (0.54%) Statistics
9 1 (0.54%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 68 (36.96%) Windows
2 26 (14.13%) Linux
3 22 (11.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (10.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (10.33%) Windows 7
4 19 (10.33%) Windows 8
4 19 (10.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.26%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.72%) Mac OS X
6 5 (2.72%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.09%) CentOS
8 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (32.07%) ITIL
2 35 (19.02%) Project Management
3 23 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 23 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 22 (11.96%) Load Balancing
5 20 (10.87%) Change Control
6 16 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 15 (8.15%) Change Management
7 15 (8.15%) Problem Management
8 14 (7.61%) CRM
9 13 (7.07%) Strategic Management
9 13 (7.07%) Waterfall
10 12 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (6.52%) Mentoring
11 9 (4.89%) Logistics
11 9 (4.89%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (4.35%) Migration
13 7 (3.80%) High Availability
14 6 (3.26%) Web Development
14 6 (3.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (14.67%) SQL
2 6 (3.26%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.09%) VB
3 2 (1.09%) VB.NET
3 2 (1.09%) C#
3 2 (1.09%) Java
3 2 (1.09%) Tcl
3 2 (1.09%) VB6
4 1 (0.54%) XPath
4 1 (0.54%) Perl
4 1 (0.54%) Python
4 1 (0.54%) R
Qualifications
1 81 (44.02%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (26.63%) CCNA
3 42 (22.83%) CCNP
4 27 (14.67%) MCSE
4 27 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (12.50%) Degree
6 13 (7.07%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (6.52%) CCIE
8 10 (5.43%) CCDP
9 8 (4.35%) MCSA
10 7 (3.80%) CCSA
11 6 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (3.26%) MCP
11 6 (3.26%) JNCIP
12 5 (2.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (2.17%) SC Cleared
13 4 (2.17%) Security Cleared
13 4 (2.17%) CCDA
13 4 (2.17%) CCSE
13 4 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 65 (35.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (24.46%) Active Directory
3 21 (11.41%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.43%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (4.35%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.72%) vSphere
7 3 (1.63%) UAG
7 3 (1.63%) XenApp
8 2 (1.09%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.09%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.54%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (7.07%) Backup Exec
2 10 (5.43%) Cisco UCCE
3 7 (3.80%) WSUS
4 5 (2.72%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (2.72%) Nagios
5 3 (1.63%) SCCM
6 2 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.09%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.54%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco LMS
7 1 (0.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 76 (41.30%) VMware
2 49 (26.63%) Juniper
3 46 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 46 (25.00%) Citrix
4 34 (18.48%) F5
5 33 (17.93%) CheckPoint
6 26 (14.13%) HP
7 24 (13.04%) SolarWinds
8 19 (10.33%) Brocade
9 12 (6.52%) Avaya
10 7 (3.80%) Symantec
10 7 (3.80%) NETGEAR
11 6 (3.26%) Oracle
12 5 (2.72%) Sophos
12 5 (2.72%) Websense
12 5 (2.72%) NetApp
12 5 (2.72%) Barracuda Networks
12 5 (2.72%) WatchGuard
13 4 (2.17%) Mitel
13 4 (2.17%) IBM
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