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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 21 18 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +45
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 80 111 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.96% 10.11% 3.06%
As % of the Vendors category 13.75% 19.54% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 65 96 32
Average salary £40,500 £47,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £37,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
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
582 568 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.65% 51.73% 52.36%
Number of salaries quoted 478 493 479
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £30,500 £24,000
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
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 22 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 22 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 +19 17 £33,250 -30.00% 4
Chelmsford -1 10 £33,163 -38.58%
Brentwood -1 5 - -
Harlow -6 2 £40,500 +8.00%
Harwich - 2 £35,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £37,500 - 1
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 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 93 (68.89%) Windows
2 90 (66.67%) Firewall
3 68 (50.37%) VMware
4 63 (46.67%) Linux
5 60 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 40 (29.63%) UNIX
7 35 (25.93%) Xen
8 30 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
9 29 (21.48%) Active Directory
10 27 (20.00%) DNS
10 27 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 26 (19.26%) Juniper
12 25 (18.52%) Microsoft
12 25 (18.52%) Finance
12 25 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (17.78%) VPN
13 24 (17.78%) NetApp
14 22 (16.30%) TCP/IP
14 22 (16.30%) ITIL
14 22 (16.30%) Technical Analysis
15 21 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
16 20 (14.81%) DHCP
17 19 (14.07%) MPLS
17 19 (14.07%) OSPF
18 17 (12.59%) WAN
18 17 (12.59%) Cisco ASA
19 16 (11.85%) Windows 7
19 16 (11.85%) Apache
19 16 (11.85%) SAN
19 16 (11.85%) BGP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (11.85%) Apache
3 15 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.70%) CMS
6 4 (2.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.96%) IIS
7 3 (2.22%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 90 (66.67%) Firewall
2 27 (20.00%) DNS
3 24 (17.78%) VPN
4 22 (16.30%) TCP/IP
5 20 (14.81%) DHCP
6 19 (14.07%) MPLS
6 19 (14.07%) OSPF
7 17 (12.59%) WAN
7 17 (12.59%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (11.85%) SAN
8 16 (11.85%) BGP
9 13 (9.63%) LAN
9 13 (9.63%) Network Security
10 12 (8.89%) SSL
10 12 (8.89%) Internet
11 10 (7.41%) Wireless
12 9 (6.67%) Multicast
13 8 (5.93%) NAS
14 6 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
14 6 (4.44%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.74%) MySQL
General
1 25 (18.52%) Finance
2 6 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.48%) Automotive
4 1 (0.74%) Law
4 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.74%) Marketing
4 1 (0.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (27.41%) Administrator
2 36 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
3 25 (18.52%) Analyst
4 22 (16.30%) Network Engineer
5 15 (11.11%) Architect
6 12 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (8.15%) Support Analyst
8 9 (6.67%) Network Architect
9 8 (5.93%) Support Engineer
10 7 (5.19%) Network Analyst
10 7 (5.19%) Security Analyst
10 7 (5.19%) Team Leader
10 7 (5.19%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.19%) Network Security Analyst
11 6 (4.44%) IT Support
11 6 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.70%) Operations Manager
12 5 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
12 5 (3.70%) IT Operations Manager
12 5 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.74%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.70%) IVR
2 5 (3.70%) Open Source
2 5 (3.70%) Equities
3 4 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.96%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (2.96%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.22%) Clustering
4 3 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.48%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.48%) iPad
6 1 (0.74%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.74%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 93 (68.89%) Windows
2 63 (46.67%) Linux
3 40 (29.63%) UNIX
4 25 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (11.85%) Windows 7
7 11 (8.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (5.19%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.70%) AIX
10 4 (2.96%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.22%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.48%) Android
12 2 (1.48%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.48%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.74%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.30%) ITIL
1 22 (16.30%) Technical Analysis
2 11 (8.15%) Project Management
3 9 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 9 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 8 (5.93%) Risk Management
5 7 (5.19%) PRINCE2
5 7 (5.19%) Information Security
5 7 (5.19%) Network Design
5 7 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (4.44%) SIEM
6 6 (4.44%) Change Control
7 5 (3.70%) ERP
7 5 (3.70%) Regression Testing
7 5 (3.70%) Network Architecture
7 5 (3.70%) System Testing
7 5 (3.70%) WFM
7 5 (3.70%) Programme Management
7 5 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (2.96%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.15%) SQL
2 5 (3.70%) Python
2 5 (3.70%) Perl
3 4 (2.96%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.74%) PHP
4 1 (0.74%) C
4 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (9.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.89%) CCNP
4 11 (8.15%) CCNA
5 10 (7.41%) CCIE
6 9 (6.67%) Security Cleared
7 8 (5.93%) SC Cleared
7 8 (5.93%) MCSE
8 7 (5.19%) Degree
9 6 (4.44%) JNCIE
10 5 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (2.22%) CCSP
11 3 (2.22%) CCDA
11 3 (2.22%) MCP
12 2 (1.48%) VCP5
12 2 (1.48%) VCDX
12 2 (1.48%) NCDA
12 2 (1.48%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.63%) SLA
2 7 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (25.93%) Xen
3 29 (21.48%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.44%) vSphere
5 5 (3.70%) NFS
5 5 (3.70%) Terminal Services
6 4 (2.96%) UAG
7 3 (2.22%) XenApp
7 3 (2.22%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.48%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.74%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (5.19%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (4.44%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (2.96%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.22%) ARCserve
5 2 (1.48%) Legato
6 1 (0.74%) OpenView
6 1 (0.74%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 68 (50.37%) VMware
2 26 (19.26%) Juniper
3 25 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 24 (17.78%) NetApp
5 15 (11.11%) Citrix
6 14 (10.37%) F5
6 14 (10.37%) CheckPoint
7 11 (8.15%) HP
8 8 (5.93%) SolarWinds
8 8 (5.93%) Oracle
9 7 (5.19%) McAfee
9 7 (5.19%) TippingPoint
10 6 (4.44%) Aruba
10 6 (4.44%) Avaya
11 5 (3.70%) IBM
11 5 (3.70%) IPFX
11 5 (3.70%) Polycom
12 4 (2.96%) Mitel
12 4 (2.96%) Blue Coat
12 4 (2.96%) SAP
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