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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 26 15 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +34
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 67 116 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.26% 10.54% 3.94%
As % of the Vendors category 12.91% 20.57% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 54 98 37
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
519 564 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 48.46% 51.23% 51.66%
Number of salaries quoted 407 472 436
Average salary £40,500 £43,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.81% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +18 18 £34,000 -28.42% 2
Chelmsford -9 4 £41,250 -20.67% 2
Harlow -6 2 £40,500 +8.00%
Brentwood -8 2 - - 1
Harwich - 2 £35,000 -
Purfleet - 2 £28,000 -
Colchester -2 1 - - 3
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £37,500 -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 91 (68.94%) Windows
2 86 (65.15%) Firewall
3 66 (50.00%) VMware
4 60 (45.45%) Linux
5 57 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 40 (30.30%) UNIX
7 35 (26.52%) Xen
8 34 (25.76%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (21.21%) Finance
10 27 (20.45%) Active Directory
10 27 (20.45%) Juniper
11 26 (19.70%) MS Exchange
12 25 (18.94%) DNS
13 24 (18.18%) ITIL
13 24 (18.18%) TCP/IP
13 24 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (17.42%) VPN
14 23 (17.42%) NetApp
15 21 (15.91%) Microsoft
15 21 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (15.91%) Technical Analysis
16 20 (15.15%) MPLS
17 19 (14.39%) WAN
17 19 (14.39%) DHCP
17 19 (14.39%) OSPF
18 17 (12.88%) Windows 7
19 16 (12.12%) BGP
20 15 (11.36%) Apache
20 15 (11.36%) LAN
20 15 (11.36%) CCNP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 26 (19.70%) MS Exchange
2 15 (11.36%) Apache
3 12 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.79%) CMS
6 4 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.03%) IIS
7 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.76%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.30%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 86 (65.15%) Firewall
2 25 (18.94%) DNS
3 24 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 23 (17.42%) VPN
5 20 (15.15%) MPLS
6 19 (14.39%) OSPF
6 19 (14.39%) DHCP
6 19 (14.39%) WAN
7 16 (12.12%) BGP
8 15 (11.36%) LAN
9 13 (9.85%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (9.09%) Wireless
11 11 (8.33%) SAN
11 11 (8.33%) Internet
11 11 (8.33%) Multicast
12 10 (7.58%) SSL
13 9 (6.82%) Network Security
14 8 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
15 6 (4.55%) NAS
15 6 (4.55%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.76%) MySQL
General
1 28 (21.21%) Finance
2 7 (5.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.52%) Automotive
4 1 (0.76%) Law
4 1 (0.76%) Banking
4 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (26.52%) Administrator
2 34 (25.76%) Systems Administrator
3 22 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 22 (16.67%) Analyst
4 14 (10.61%) Architect
5 12 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 11 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (8.33%) Network Architect
7 9 (6.82%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Team Leader
8 8 (6.06%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.30%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.55%) IT Support
11 5 (3.79%) IT Operations Manager
11 5 (3.79%) Network Design Engineer
11 5 (3.79%) Operations Manager
11 5 (3.79%) Design Engineer
12 4 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
12 4 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
12 4 (3.03%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) LAMP
1 1 (0.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.55%) IVR
3 5 (3.79%) Equities
3 5 (3.79%) Open Source
4 4 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.52%) iPad
6 2 (1.52%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.76%) Clustering
7 1 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 91 (68.94%) Windows
2 60 (45.45%) Linux
3 40 (30.30%) UNIX
4 24 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (12.88%) Windows 7
7 11 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (5.30%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.03%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.03%) AIX
10 3 (2.27%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.52%) Android
11 2 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.52%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.18%) ITIL
2 21 (15.91%) Technical Analysis
3 13 (9.85%) Project Management
4 11 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 10 (7.58%) Service Delivery
6 8 (6.06%) PRINCE2
6 8 (6.06%) Network Design
6 8 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (5.30%) Mentoring
7 7 (5.30%) People Management
7 7 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (4.55%) Change Control
8 6 (4.55%) Programme Management
8 6 (4.55%) Risk Management
8 6 (4.55%) ERP
9 5 (3.79%) Regression Testing
9 5 (3.79%) Network Architecture
9 5 (3.79%) System Testing
9 5 (3.79%) WFM
10 4 (3.03%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.33%) SQL
2 5 (3.79%) Perl
2 5 (3.79%) Python
3 4 (3.03%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.76%) PHP
4 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (25.76%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (11.36%) CCNP
3 13 (9.85%) CCNA
4 12 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (8.33%) CCIE
6 7 (5.30%) MCSE
6 7 (5.30%) Degree
7 6 (4.55%) SC Cleared
7 6 (4.55%) Security Cleared
7 6 (4.55%) JNCIE
7 6 (4.55%) CCDA
8 5 (3.79%) CCSP
8 5 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (3.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.27%) MCP
11 2 (1.52%) CCA
11 2 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (1.52%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (26.52%) Xen
3 27 (20.45%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.55%) Terminal Services
5 5 (3.79%) NFS
6 3 (2.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.27%) vSphere
6 3 (2.27%) UAG
7 2 (1.52%) XenApp
7 2 (1.52%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (5.30%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.52%) Legato
4 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 66 (50.00%) VMware
2 27 (20.45%) Juniper
3 23 (17.42%) NetApp
4 21 (15.91%) Microsoft
5 12 (9.09%) F5
6 11 (8.33%) Citrix
7 9 (6.82%) CheckPoint
8 7 (5.30%) HP
8 7 (5.30%) Oracle
8 7 (5.30%) SolarWinds
9 6 (4.55%) Aruba
9 6 (4.55%) IPFX
9 6 (4.55%) Polycom
9 6 (4.55%) Avaya
9 6 (4.55%) IBM
10 4 (3.03%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.03%) McAfee
10 4 (3.03%) SAP
10 4 (3.03%) Mitel
11 3 (2.27%) TippingPoint
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Bens, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: Lucrative Package - tired of the London commute? Call me 01473 276178
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago