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 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 29 40 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 15 7 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.58% 2.40% 8.94%
As % of the Vendors category 13.51% 5.47% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 33
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £39,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Cisco
Suffolk

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
111 128 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 48.68% 43.84% 50.48%
Number of salaries quoted 97 124 195
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 21 (91.30%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (86.96%) CCNA
3 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
3 14 (60.87%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (56.52%) Hyper-V
4 13 (56.52%) DNS
4 13 (56.52%) DHCP
4 13 (56.52%) CCNP
4 13 (56.52%) Firewall
5 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (52.17%) MCSE
6 11 (47.83%) VPN
6 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
6 11 (47.83%) SAN
7 10 (43.48%) Shell Script
7 10 (43.48%) WAN
7 10 (43.48%) Linux
7 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
7 10 (43.48%) Web Services
7 10 (43.48%) UNIX
7 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
7 10 (43.48%) Reverse Proxy
7 10 (43.48%) Release Management
7 10 (43.48%) KVM
7 10 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (43.48%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (43.48%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (39.13%) Wireless
8 9 (39.13%) IPsec

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Office
1 8 (34.78%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
2 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 13 (56.52%) DNS
2 13 (56.52%) DHCP
3 11 (47.83%) VPN
3 11 (47.83%) SAN
4 10 (43.48%) WAN
4 10 (43.48%) Reverse Proxy
5 9 (39.13%) Wireless
5 9 (39.13%) IPsec
6 8 (34.78%) VLAN
6 8 (34.78%) Wireshark
6 8 (34.78%) MPLS
6 8 (34.78%) BGP
6 8 (34.78%) EIGRP
6 8 (34.78%) TACACS
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (34.78%) DMVPN
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (8.70%) Network Security
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (30.43%) Administrator
1 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Senior IT Manager
3 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) PKI
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (43.48%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (43.48%) Release Management
3 8 (34.78%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) ERP
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Security Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Shell Script
1 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (86.96%) CCNA
3 13 (56.52%) CCNP
4 12 (52.17%) MCSE
4 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.70%) MCSA
5 2 (8.70%) MCP
5 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (8.70%) MCTS
5 2 (8.70%) MCITP
6 1 (4.35%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (4.35%) CCSA
6 1 (4.35%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Hyper-V
2 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 10 (43.48%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (43.48%) KVM
4 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Cacti
1 8 (34.78%) SolarWinds Orion
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Riverbed
1 8 (34.78%) SolarWinds
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
4 1 (4.35%) F5