Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 75 57
Rank change year-on-year +34 -18 -32
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 75 67 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 5.36% 3.17% 3.91%
As % of the Vendors category 11.01% 7.78% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 69 51 78
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £22,250 £30,500 £21,975
90th Percentile £54,600 £67,500 £71,475
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 681 861 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 48.64% 40.77% 43.77%
Number of salaries quoted 566 617 858
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,500 £29,000 £22,425
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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
Colchester +49 39 £52,500 +7.69%
Chelmsford - 12 £48,750 -
Brentwood 0 3 £35,250 -39.48%
Grays - 2 £34,000 -
Basildon +13 1 - -
Loughton -8 1 - -
Harlow -14 1 £20,500 -42.25%
Saffron Walden - 1 £35,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £20,500 -
Cisco
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 44 (58.67%) WAN
2 43 (57.33%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (49.33%) Windows
4 36 (48.00%) Cisco IOS
5 35 (46.67%) LAN
5 35 (46.67%) Firewall
6 34 (45.33%) CCNA
7 33 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 31 (41.33%) CheckPoint
8 31 (41.33%) Network+ Certification
8 31 (41.33%) Cisco ASA
9 29 (38.67%) DNS
10 28 (37.33%) Meraki
11 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
11 26 (34.67%) CCNP
12 25 (33.33%) DHCP
13 24 (32.00%) FTP
13 24 (32.00%) Data Centre
13 24 (32.00%) Cacti
14 21 (28.00%) VoIP
15 20 (26.67%) Active Directory
16 18 (24.00%) Office 365
17 17 (22.67%) VMware
18 16 (21.33%) Microsoft Azure
19 15 (20.00%) Windows Server
20 14 (18.67%) Network Management
20 14 (18.67%) SAN
21 13 (17.33%) Network Monitoring
22 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
23 11 (14.67%) ITIL

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 7 (9.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.33%) Apache
3 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.33%) Confluence
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 18 (24.00%) Office 365
2 16 (21.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.00%) IaaS
3 9 (12.00%) PaaS
4 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.00%) Mimecast
5 2 (2.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 44 (58.67%) WAN
2 36 (48.00%) Cisco IOS
3 35 (46.67%) Firewall
3 35 (46.67%) LAN
4 33 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 31 (41.33%) Cisco ASA
6 29 (38.67%) DNS
7 25 (33.33%) DHCP
8 24 (32.00%) FTP
9 21 (28.00%) VoIP
10 14 (18.67%) SAN
11 11 (14.67%) MRTG
12 6 (8.00%) VPN
13 4 (5.33%) MPLS
14 3 (4.00%) Network Security
14 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
14 3 (4.00%) VLAN
14 3 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
15 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
15 2 (2.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MSI
2 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (8.00%) Automotive
2 5 (6.67%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (42.67%) Network Engineer
2 22 (29.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 20 (26.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 20 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (25.33%) WAN Engineer
5 15 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
5 15 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Design Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Trainee
7 5 (6.67%) Administrator
7 5 (6.67%) Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (4.00%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.33%) XMPP
2 8 (10.67%) SAML
3 1 (1.33%) .NET
3 1 (1.33%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.67%) PKI
3 4 (5.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.33%) BYOD
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.33%) IVR
4 1 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (49.33%) Windows
2 15 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.00%) Linux
5 3 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (2.67%) Android
6 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.33%) CentOS
7 1 (1.33%) Debian
7 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.33%) Unix
7 1 (1.33%) VyOS
7 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.67%) Network Management
2 13 (17.33%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (14.67%) ITIL
3 11 (14.67%) Time Management
4 8 (10.67%) IT Strategy
4 8 (10.67%) Statistics
5 6 (8.00%) Change Control
6 5 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.00%) Change Management
7 3 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.00%) Migration
7 3 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.00%) Server Building
7 3 (4.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (4.00%) Service Management
7 3 (4.00%) Software Deployment
8 2 (2.67%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.67%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (2.67%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.33%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.67%) VBA
4 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.33%) Java
4 1 (1.33%) Perl
4 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (57.33%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (45.33%) CCNA
3 31 (41.33%) Network+ Certification
4 26 (34.67%) CCNP
5 7 (9.33%) A+ Certification
5 7 (9.33%) CCENT
6 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (6.67%) MCSA
8 2 (2.67%) CCA
8 2 (2.67%) CCAA
8 2 (2.67%) CCIE
8 2 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.33%) CCIE Service Provider
9 1 (1.33%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.33%) CISSP
9 1 (1.33%) Degree
9 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.33%) SANS
9 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.33%) vSphere
4 4 (5.33%) XenApp
5 3 (4.00%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.33%) Docker
7 1 (1.33%) iptables
7 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 24 (32.00%) Cacti
2 11 (14.67%) SmokePing
3 4 (5.33%) SCCM
4 2 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.67%) Puppet
4 2 (2.67%) SCOM
4 2 (2.67%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.33%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.33%) Ansible
5 1 (1.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco CME
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.33%) Salt
5 1 (1.33%) vRealize
5 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (41.33%) CheckPoint
2 28 (37.33%) Meraki
3 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
4 17 (22.67%) VMware
5 8 (10.67%) Sophos
6 6 (8.00%) Citrix
6 6 (8.00%) Polycom
7 3 (4.00%) Remedy
7 3 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.67%) HP
8 2 (2.67%) Kaseya
8 2 (2.67%) Mitel
9 1 (1.33%) Avaya
9 1 (1.33%) F5
9 1 (1.33%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.33%) Juniper
9 1 (1.33%) McAfee
9 1 (1.33%) Open-E
9 1 (1.33%) Red Box
9 1 (1.33%) Splunk