The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 55 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 1 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.26% 4.64% 4.76%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 10.00% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 9
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Cisco
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Vendors Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
144 150 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 36.73% 46.44% 48.64%
Number of salaries quoted 101 108 120
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £20,500 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Cisco
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Ipswich

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPLS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
1 3 (60.00%) NetApp
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Dell