The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 53 66 54
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 9 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.99% 0.97% 3.90%
As % of the Vendors category 4.95% 2.46% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 23
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £22,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £53,000 £38,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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 Suffolk region.

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
182 203 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 40.18% 39.34% 50.25%
Number of salaries quoted 150 182 272
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Cisco
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Suffolk

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Cisco
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Ipswich +11 4 £38,750 +64.89% 1
Newmarket - 1 £43,000 -
Felixstowe - 1 £24,000 -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (63.64%) WAN
2 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (45.45%) Wireless
4 14 (42.42%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (42.42%) CCNA
4 14 (42.42%) SolarWinds
5 11 (33.33%) IPsec
6 10 (30.30%) Firewall
6 10 (30.30%) Finance
6 10 (30.30%) BGP
6 10 (30.30%) LAN
6 10 (30.30%) Windows
6 10 (30.30%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (27.27%) MS Office
7 9 (27.27%) MS Visio
7 9 (27.27%) VPN
7 9 (27.27%) MPLS
7 9 (27.27%) CCNP
7 9 (27.27%) VLAN
8 8 (24.24%) Wireshark
8 8 (24.24%) VMware
8 8 (24.24%) EIGRP
8 8 (24.24%) TACACS
8 8 (24.24%) Linux
8 8 (24.24%) SolarWinds Orion
8 8 (24.24%) Cacti
8 8 (24.24%) Riverbed
8 8 (24.24%) WAN Optimisation
8 8 (24.24%) DMVPN
8 8 (24.24%) Cisco Nexus

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Office
1 9 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) Acrobat
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) WAN
2 15 (45.45%) Wireless
3 14 (42.42%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (33.33%) IPsec
5 10 (30.30%) Firewall
5 10 (30.30%) BGP
5 10 (30.30%) LAN
6 9 (27.27%) VPN
6 9 (27.27%) MPLS
6 9 (27.27%) VLAN
7 8 (24.24%) Wireshark
7 8 (24.24%) DMVPN
7 8 (24.24%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (24.24%) EIGRP
7 8 (24.24%) TACACS
8 7 (21.21%) Network Security
9 6 (18.18%) DNS
10 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
10 5 (15.15%) SAN
11 4 (12.12%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Designer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Designer
4 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Testing Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) LAMP
2 3 (9.09%) WSH
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) PKI
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Open Source
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
3 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.06%) UNIX
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (24.24%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (9.09%) Change Control
3 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL
3 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.06%) ERP
4 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.06%) Information Security
4 2 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
4 2 (6.06%) Release Management
5 1 (3.03%) Security Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Network Management
5 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.06%) Perl
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (42.42%) CCNA
3 9 (27.27%) CCNP
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.09%) MCSE
5 2 (6.06%) CCIE
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) MCTS
6 1 (3.03%) MCITP
6 1 (3.03%) MCP
6 1 (3.03%) MCSA
6 1 (3.03%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (3.03%) CCSA
6 1 (3.03%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) Xen
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.06%) KVM
4 1 (3.03%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Cacti
1 8 (24.24%) SolarWinds Orion
1 8 (24.24%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (15.15%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.03%) Puppet
3 1 (3.03%) Nagios
3 1 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) SolarWinds
2 8 (24.24%) Riverbed
2 8 (24.24%) VMware
3 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 6 (18.18%) Juniper
4 4 (12.12%) New Relic
5 3 (9.09%) HP
5 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.09%) Sourcefire
6 2 (6.06%) McAfee
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 2 (6.06%) EMC
6 2 (6.06%) Citrix
6 2 (6.06%) Aruba
6 2 (6.06%) Percona
7 1 (3.03%) F5
7 1 (3.03%) Infoblox
7 1 (3.03%) Foundry
7 1 (3.03%) Aerohive Networks