Period
to 16 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 48 50
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 47 94 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.44% 5.14% 4.66%
As % of the Vendors category 8.02% 10.74% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33 83 102
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +50.79% -31.52%
10th Percentile £29,050 £32,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £54,500 £52,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Essex.

All Vendors
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 586 875 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 42.93% 47.81% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 486 683 637
Essex median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,550 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +3.45%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Essex

Cisco
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Essex

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Essex over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Essex

Cisco
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 within the Essex region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +21 9 £58,750 -
Chelmsford +7 9 £53,750 +13.16% 1
Basildon -3 7 £56,250 -6.25% 1
Loughton - 5 £32,500 -
Harlow +2 2 £46,500 +40.91%
Colchester -21 2 £33,000 -37.14%
Harwich - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £32,500 -
Cisco
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 25 (53.19%) Windows
2 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 21 (44.68%) Firewall
3 20 (42.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (38.30%) VMware
5 16 (34.04%) Active Directory
5 16 (34.04%) Office 365
5 16 (34.04%) Windows Server
6 15 (31.91%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (29.79%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (27.66%) Citrix
8 13 (27.66%) MS Exchange
9 12 (25.53%) CCNA
9 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (23.40%) vSphere
10 11 (23.40%) SAN
10 11 (23.40%) CCNP
10 11 (23.40%) WAN
11 10 (21.28%) Finance
11 10 (21.28%) SQL
11 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (21.28%) Palo Alto
12 9 (19.15%) Windows 10
12 9 (19.15%) Windows 7
12 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (19.15%) XenApp
12 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (19.15%) VPN
12 9 (19.15%) LAN

Cisco
Co-occurring 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 13 (27.66%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.04%) Office 365
2 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (44.68%) Firewall
2 14 (29.79%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (23.40%) SAN
3 11 (23.40%) WAN
4 9 (19.15%) LAN
4 9 (19.15%) VPN
5 7 (14.89%) Unified Communications
5 7 (14.89%) VLAN
6 6 (12.77%) DHCP
6 6 (12.77%) iSCSI
6 6 (12.77%) MPLS
6 6 (12.77%) NAS
7 5 (10.64%) DNS
7 5 (10.64%) H.323
8 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
9 3 (6.38%) HSRP
9 3 (6.38%) IPsec
9 3 (6.38%) WebEx
10 2 (4.26%) Cisco Firepower
10 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.64%) Back Office
4 2 (4.26%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Deployment Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Manager
2 10 (21.28%) Network Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Administrator
4 7 (14.89%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (10.64%) IT Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Lead Network Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) ADSI
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.13%) CSS
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) WAP
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (10.64%) Replication
3 4 (8.51%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) IVR
4 2 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (53.19%) Windows
2 20 (42.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (34.04%) Windows Server
4 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (19.15%) Windows 10
5 9 (19.15%) Windows 7
5 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.64%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) Change Management
2 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.64%) High Availability
2 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (10.64%) Load Balancing
2 5 (10.64%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (8.51%) Break/Fix
4 3 (6.38%) ITIL
4 3 (6.38%) Network Virtualisation
4 3 (6.38%) Patch Management
4 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.38%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (6.38%) Process Management
5 2 (4.26%) Change Control
5 2 (4.26%) Project Management
5 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.26%) Validation
6 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.13%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.13%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.13%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) PHP
3 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (25.53%) CCNA
3 11 (23.40%) CCNP
4 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (17.02%) MCSA
6 4 (8.51%) CCIE
7 2 (4.26%) CCA
7 2 (4.26%) CCAA
7 2 (4.26%) CCVP
7 2 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.13%) CCENT
8 1 (2.13%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (2.13%) Degree
8 1 (2.13%) MCP
8 1 (2.13%) MCSE
8 1 (2.13%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (34.04%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (23.40%) vSphere
4 9 (19.15%) XenApp
5 7 (14.89%) Terminal Services
6 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (14.89%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (8.51%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (8.51%) SCCM
3 3 (6.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (6.38%) WSUS
4 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 18 (38.30%) VMware
3 13 (27.66%) Citrix
4 10 (21.28%) Palo Alto
5 7 (14.89%) CheckPoint
5 7 (14.89%) Meraki
5 7 (14.89%) Sophos
6 6 (12.77%) HP
6 6 (12.77%) Veeam
7 5 (10.64%) F5
8 4 (8.51%) Juniper
9 3 (6.38%) IBM
9 3 (6.38%) Mitel
9 3 (6.38%) Symantec
9 3 (6.38%) Verint
10 2 (4.26%) Oracle
10 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.13%) Cognos
11 1 (2.13%) Dell
11 1 (2.13%) SAP