The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
Rank 75 57 61
Rank change year-on-year -18 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 17 45 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.69% 4.16% 3.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.31% 15.63% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 36
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,506 £44,000
% change year-on-year -0.01% -3.39%  

Cisco Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex.

Academic & Professional Certification
Essex
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 320 288 352
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 31.84% 26.64% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 234 220 277
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -13.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Essex

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Essex.

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Essex

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Essex over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Essex

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harlow +1 6 £33,000 -37.14%
Colchester +1 4 £57,500 +29.94%
Basildon - 3 £60,000 -
Brentwood +12 2 - -
Chelmsford -18 1 - -
Cisco Certification
East of England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 25 (83.33%) CCNP
3 20 (66.67%) Firewall
4 19 (63.33%) OSPF
4 19 (63.33%) BGP
4 19 (63.33%) VPN
5 15 (50.00%) CCNA
5 15 (50.00%) IPsec
6 13 (43.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 12 (40.00%) CheckPoint
7 12 (40.00%) DNS
8 11 (36.67%) SSL
8 11 (36.67%) Network Security
9 10 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (33.33%) Juniper
9 10 (33.33%) CCIE
9 10 (33.33%) LAN
9 10 (33.33%) VoIP
9 10 (33.33%) WAN
10 9 (30.00%) ITIL
10 9 (30.00%) Internet
10 9 (30.00%) MPLS
10 9 (30.00%) EIGRP
11 8 (26.67%) VMware
11 8 (26.67%) F5
11 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (23.33%) Cisco CUCM
12 7 (23.33%) Wireless
12 7 (23.33%) Citrix

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco SocialMiner
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) Firewall
2 19 (63.33%) BGP
2 19 (63.33%) OSPF
2 19 (63.33%) VPN
3 15 (50.00%) IPsec
4 13 (43.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (40.00%) DNS
6 11 (36.67%) Network Security
6 11 (36.67%) SSL
7 10 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (33.33%) LAN
7 10 (33.33%) VoIP
7 10 (33.33%) WAN
8 9 (30.00%) EIGRP
8 9 (30.00%) Internet
8 9 (30.00%) MPLS
9 7 (23.33%) Wireless
10 6 (20.00%) Extranet
10 6 (20.00%) SMTP
10 6 (20.00%) SNMP
General
1 4 (13.33%) Banking
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Check Point Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Project Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Security Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Development Project Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Integration Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Integration Project Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Network Security Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Network Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Security Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Software Development Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Software Development Project Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Software Project Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Development Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) Fat Client
3 4 (13.33%) Thin Client
4 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Unix
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (13.33%) Line Management
3 4 (13.33%) Logistics
3 4 (13.33%) SDLC
4 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.00%) High Availability
4 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Multichannel Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Python
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
1 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (83.33%) CCNP
2 15 (50.00%) CCNA
3 10 (33.33%) CCIE
4 6 (20.00%) JNCIP
5 4 (13.33%) CCSE
5 4 (13.33%) Degree
6 3 (10.00%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (3.33%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 12 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (33.33%) Juniper
4 8 (26.67%) F5
4 8 (26.67%) VMware
5 7 (23.33%) Citrix
6 4 (13.33%) Blue Coat
6 4 (13.33%) Imperva
6 4 (13.33%) Infoblox
7 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.00%) Verint
8 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.33%) Red Box
8 1 (3.33%) WatchGuard