The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Essex 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 23 19 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +35
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 83 99 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.06% 8.69% 3.68%
As % of the Vendors category 13.47% 16.81% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 69 85 40
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £37,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
616 589 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 52.38% 51.71% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 531 517 522
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
East of England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
Basildon +20 14 £45,000 +9.09% 3
Chelmsford -2 13 £33,163 -38.58%
Brentwood +5 5 - - 1
Colchester -1 3 £19,750 -50.62%
Harwich - 2 £35,000 -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 96 (68.57%) Firewall
2 91 (65.00%) Windows
3 78 (55.71%) VMware
4 68 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 67 (47.86%) Linux
6 40 (28.57%) UNIX
7 35 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 35 (25.00%) Xen
8 34 (24.29%) DNS
9 32 (22.86%) Microsoft
10 29 (20.71%) Juniper
11 27 (19.29%) Cisco Certification
11 27 (19.29%) MS Exchange
12 25 (17.86%) Finance
12 25 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (17.14%) NetApp
14 23 (16.43%) DHCP
15 22 (15.71%) ITIL
15 22 (15.71%) Technical Analysis
16 21 (15.00%) VPN
17 20 (14.29%) SAN
17 20 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
18 19 (13.57%) WAN
18 19 (13.57%) Citrix
19 18 (12.86%) TCP/IP
19 18 (12.86%) CheckPoint
19 18 (12.86%) Cisco ASA
20 17 (12.14%) Network Security
20 17 (12.14%) OSPF
20 17 (12.14%) BGP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 27 (19.29%) MS Exchange
2 17 (12.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (11.43%) Apache
4 7 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.57%) CMS
6 4 (2.86%) IIS
7 3 (2.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (1.43%) Magento
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.29%) Office 365
2 2 (1.43%) SaaS
2 2 (1.43%) PaaS
2 2 (1.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (68.57%) Firewall
2 34 (24.29%) DNS
3 23 (16.43%) DHCP
4 21 (15.00%) VPN
5 20 (14.29%) SAN
6 19 (13.57%) WAN
7 18 (12.86%) TCP/IP
7 18 (12.86%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (12.14%) Network Security
8 17 (12.14%) OSPF
8 17 (12.14%) BGP
9 16 (11.43%) MPLS
10 15 (10.71%) LAN
11 14 (10.00%) Internet
12 13 (9.29%) SSL
13 12 (8.57%) NAS
14 10 (7.14%) Wireless
14 10 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
15 8 (5.71%) VoIP
16 7 (5.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.71%) MySQL
General
1 25 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (2.14%) Marketing
2 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.43%) Automotive
4 1 (0.71%) Local Government
4 1 (0.71%) Banking
4 1 (0.71%) Law
4 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (26.43%) Administrator
2 36 (25.71%) Systems Administrator
3 26 (18.57%) Network Engineer
4 24 (17.14%) Analyst
5 17 (12.14%) Architect
6 14 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (7.86%) Network Analyst
8 10 (7.14%) Support Engineer
9 9 (6.43%) Support Analyst
10 8 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (5.71%) Network Security Analyst
10 8 (5.71%) Security Analyst
11 7 (5.00%) Team Leader
11 7 (5.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 7 (5.00%) Network Architect
12 6 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (4.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (4.29%) Communications Engineer
12 6 (4.29%) Network Support
12 6 (4.29%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (1.43%) .NET
2 1 (0.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (3.57%) Open Source
3 5 (3.57%) Equities
3 5 (3.57%) IVR
4 4 (2.86%) Thin Client
4 4 (2.86%) Fat Client
4 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.14%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.43%) Clustering
6 2 (1.43%) iPad
6 2 (1.43%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.71%) Statistics
7 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 91 (65.00%) Windows
2 67 (47.86%) Linux
3 40 (28.57%) UNIX
4 25 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 10 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.57%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.57%) AIX
8 3 (2.14%) Windows Vista
8 3 (2.14%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.43%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.43%) Android
9 2 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.71%) ITIL
1 22 (15.71%) Technical Analysis
2 11 (7.86%) Service Delivery
3 9 (6.43%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (6.43%) Risk Management
3 9 (6.43%) Project Management
4 8 (5.71%) Information Security
4 8 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (5.00%) SIEM
5 7 (5.00%) Network Design
5 7 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 7 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (4.29%) E-Commerce
6 6 (4.29%) Change Control
7 5 (3.57%) Programme Management
7 5 (3.57%) Network Architecture
7 5 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (3.57%) System Testing
7 5 (3.57%) WFM
7 5 (3.57%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.43%) SQL
2 5 (3.57%) Perl
2 5 (3.57%) Python
3 3 (2.14%) PHP
4 2 (1.43%) C
4 2 (1.43%) Java
5 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (19.29%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (7.14%) CCIE
3 10 (7.14%) CCNA
4 9 (6.43%) Security Cleared
4 9 (6.43%) CCNP
5 8 (5.71%) SC Cleared
6 7 (5.00%) Degree
6 7 (5.00%) MCSE
6 7 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (4.29%) JNCIE
8 5 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.86%) CCSE
10 2 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.43%) CCA
10 2 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.43%) MCP
10 2 (1.43%) MCSA
10 2 (1.43%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.29%) SLA
2 8 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 68 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 35 (25.00%) Xen
3 10 (7.14%) vSphere
4 5 (3.57%) NFS
5 4 (2.86%) UAG
6 3 (2.14%) XenApp
7 2 (1.43%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.43%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.71%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (5.71%) Backup Exec
2 7 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (5.00%) ARCserve
3 4 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (2.14%) OpenView
5 2 (1.43%) Legato
6 1 (0.71%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 78 (55.71%) VMware
2 32 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 29 (20.71%) Juniper
4 24 (17.14%) NetApp
5 19 (13.57%) Citrix
6 18 (12.86%) CheckPoint
7 16 (11.43%) F5
8 13 (9.29%) HP
9 10 (7.14%) Oracle
10 8 (5.71%) McAfee
10 8 (5.71%) TippingPoint
11 7 (5.00%) Blue Coat
11 7 (5.00%) WatchGuard
11 7 (5.00%) Veeam
11 7 (5.00%) SolarWinds
11 7 (5.00%) IBM
12 6 (4.29%) Aruba
13 5 (3.57%) Avaya
14 4 (2.86%) Red Hat
14 4 (2.86%) Infoblox
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Brentwood
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: Negotiable dependant on experience
Posted: 22 days ago