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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 26 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 99 64 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.93% 5.14% 5.62%
As % of the Vendors category 16.42% 8.98% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 83 51 45
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £62,500 £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
603 713 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 48.32% 57.32% 55.03%
Number of salaries quoted 474 570 444
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,400 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +18 37 £50,000 +44.92%
Chelmsford +6 6 £63,750 +59.37% 3
Loughton - 5 £31,500 - 1
Southend-on-Sea -4 4 - -
Harlow -1 3 £25,000 -
Colchester -13 2 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Harwich - 2 - -
Rayleigh - 2 £60,000 -
Dunmow - 1 £28,750 -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 100 (50.25%) Firewall
2 82 (41.21%) Cisco Certification
3 74 (37.19%) VMware
4 69 (34.67%) Windows
5 63 (31.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 59 (29.65%) Cisco Nexus
7 56 (28.14%) ITIL
8 52 (26.13%) Juniper
9 49 (24.62%) Finance
9 49 (24.62%) CCNA
10 45 (22.61%) Active Directory
11 43 (21.61%) Microsoft
11 43 (21.61%) CCNP
11 43 (21.61%) SAN
12 40 (20.10%) Citrix
13 39 (19.60%) MS Exchange
14 35 (17.59%) Network Monitoring
15 34 (17.09%) CheckPoint
16 32 (16.08%) SQL Server
17 31 (15.58%) F5
18 30 (15.08%) WAN
19 29 (14.57%) LAN
20 28 (14.07%) VPN
20 28 (14.07%) SSL
20 28 (14.07%) Linux
20 28 (14.07%) Wireless
20 28 (14.07%) Cisco IOS
21 27 (13.57%) SLA
22 26 (13.07%) TCP/IP
22 26 (13.07%) HP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (19.60%) MS Exchange
2 22 (11.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (5.53%) Lync
3 11 (5.53%) SharePoint
4 10 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (4.52%) IIS
5 9 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.01%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.01%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 4 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.50%) CMS
8 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (10.05%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.54%) Office 365
2 6 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (50.25%) Firewall
2 59 (29.65%) Cisco Nexus
3 43 (21.61%) SAN
4 30 (15.08%) WAN
5 29 (14.57%) LAN
6 28 (14.07%) SSL
6 28 (14.07%) VPN
6 28 (14.07%) Wireless
6 28 (14.07%) Cisco IOS
7 26 (13.07%) TCP/IP
7 26 (13.07%) Network Security
7 26 (13.07%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (11.06%) H.323
8 22 (11.06%) BGP
9 21 (10.55%) OSPF
10 18 (9.05%) VoIP
10 18 (9.05%) FWSM
11 17 (8.54%) Cisco PIX
12 16 (8.04%) MPLS
12 16 (8.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.51%) MySQL
3 4 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.50%) Subversion
1 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (24.62%) Finance
2 22 (11.06%) Banking
3 10 (5.03%) Legal
4 8 (4.02%) Retail
5 6 (3.02%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.51%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.51%) Games
7 4 (2.01%) Advertising
8 3 (1.51%) Back Office
9 2 (1.01%) Law
10 1 (0.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 63 (31.66%) Network Engineer
2 21 (10.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (9.05%) Network Specialist
4 14 (7.04%) Cisco Engineer
4 14 (7.04%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (7.04%) Architect
5 13 (6.53%) 3rd Line Support
6 12 (6.03%) Analyst
6 12 (6.03%) Infrastructure Manager
6 12 (6.03%) Technical Design Authority
7 11 (5.53%) Project Manager
8 10 (5.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 10 (5.03%) Support Engineer
8 10 (5.03%) Network Support
8 10 (5.03%) Security Engineer
8 10 (5.03%) Head of IT
9 8 (4.02%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (3.52%) Support Technician
10 7 (3.52%) Network Security Engineer
10 7 (3.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.02%) CSS
1 6 (3.02%) LAMP
2 5 (2.51%) Web Services
3 3 (1.51%) XMPP
4 1 (0.50%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.50%) jQuery
4 1 (0.50%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (0.50%) XML
4 1 (0.50%) XSL
4 1 (0.50%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.50%) VXML
4 1 (0.50%) WinForms
4 1 (0.50%) HTML
4 1 (0.50%) .NET
4 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.04%) Video Conferencing
2 13 (6.53%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.02%) Clustering
4 6 (3.02%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.51%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.51%) IVR
7 2 (1.01%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.01%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.50%) Replication
8 1 (0.50%) Statistics
8 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 69 (34.67%) Windows
2 28 (14.07%) Linux
3 21 (10.55%) Windows 7
4 19 (9.55%) Windows 8
4 19 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (9.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (8.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.02%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.51%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.51%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.01%) UNIX
10 2 (1.01%) CentOS
11 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (28.14%) ITIL
2 35 (17.59%) Network Monitoring
3 25 (12.56%) Project Management
4 21 (10.55%) Change Control
5 20 (10.05%) Mentoring
6 19 (9.55%) Load Balancing
6 19 (9.55%) Service Delivery
7 15 (7.54%) Change Management
7 15 (7.54%) Problem Management
8 12 (6.03%) PRINCE2
9 11 (5.53%) CRM
10 10 (5.03%) Strategic Management
10 10 (5.03%) Time Management
10 10 (5.03%) Waterfall
11 9 (4.52%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (4.02%) Migration
13 7 (3.52%) Logistics
13 7 (3.52%) ERP
14 6 (3.02%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (3.02%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.06%) SQL
2 5 (2.51%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.01%) R
4 1 (0.50%) C#
4 1 (0.50%) Java
4 1 (0.50%) Perl
4 1 (0.50%) VB
4 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.50%) Python
4 1 (0.50%) Tcl
4 1 (0.50%) VB6
4 1 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 82 (41.21%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (24.62%) CCNA
3 43 (21.61%) CCNP
4 24 (12.06%) MCSE
4 24 (12.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (9.05%) Degree
6 13 (6.53%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (6.03%) CCIE
8 10 (5.03%) CCDP
9 8 (4.02%) MCSA
10 6 (3.02%) MCP
10 6 (3.02%) JNCIP
11 5 (2.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (2.01%) SC Cleared
12 4 (2.01%) Security Cleared
12 4 (2.01%) CCDA
12 4 (2.01%) CCSA
12 4 (2.01%) CCSE
12 4 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 63 (31.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (22.61%) Active Directory
3 18 (9.05%) Hyper-V
4 13 (6.53%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (4.02%) vSphere
5 8 (4.02%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.51%) Xen
6 3 (1.51%) XenApp
6 3 (1.51%) UAG
6 3 (1.51%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.01%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.50%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (8.04%) Cisco UCCE
2 10 (5.03%) Backup Exec
3 7 (3.52%) WSUS
4 5 (2.51%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (2.51%) Nagios
5 3 (1.51%) SCCM
6 2 (1.01%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.50%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.50%) SCOM
7 1 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.50%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 74 (37.19%) VMware
2 52 (26.13%) Juniper
3 43 (21.61%) Microsoft
4 40 (20.10%) Citrix
5 34 (17.09%) CheckPoint
6 31 (15.58%) F5
7 26 (13.07%) HP
8 25 (12.56%) SolarWinds
9 19 (9.55%) Brocade
10 9 (4.52%) Polycom
11 7 (3.52%) NETGEAR
11 7 (3.52%) Symantec
12 6 (3.02%) Avaya
12 6 (3.02%) Oracle
13 5 (2.51%) Sophos
13 5 (2.51%) WatchGuard
14 4 (2.01%) Mitel
14 4 (2.01%) McAfee
14 4 (2.01%) Dell
15 3 (1.51%) IBM
Essex
Roc Search
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £18000 - £23000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Venturi
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bonus & training
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car
Posted: 9 days ago
Basildon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago