Period
to 27 October 2020

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 27 October 2020 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
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 57 62
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5 -28
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 15 25 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Essex 3.34% 3.24% 3.03%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 9.09% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 26
Median annual salary £44,750 £44,250 £39,458
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.13% +12.14% -16.93%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,875 £28,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £76,400 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £40,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +17.28% -7.95% -7.37%

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 195 275 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 43.43% 35.62% 42.12%
Number of salaries quoted 148 194 403
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £30,700 £25,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Essex

Cisco
Salary Trend in Essex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco in Essex.

Salary trend for Cisco in Essex

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Essex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco in Essex over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

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 27 October 2020. 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
Basildon +5 4 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Harlow +3 2 £21,000 -61.82%
Brentwood -1 2 - -
Colchester - 2 - -
Chelmsford +22 1 £65,000 +132.14%
Loughton - 1 £26,000 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £47,500 -
Cisco
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, 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 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Office 365
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) VPN
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) Juniper
5 5 (33.33%) Azure
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 4 (26.67%) Kubernetes
6 4 (26.67%) Docker
6 4 (26.67%) DevOps
6 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (26.67%) vSphere
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 3 (20.00%) DNS
7 3 (20.00%) SLA
7 3 (20.00%) Python
7 3 (20.00%) VoIP
7 3 (20.00%) DHCP
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) SQL

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 2 (13.33%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Office 365
2 5 (33.33%) Azure
3 3 (20.00%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security
3 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) NAS
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (6.67%) FIX Connectivity
5 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.67%) NX-OS
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Redis
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2017
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Local Government
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) ADSI
2 1 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) EPoS
1 1 (6.67%) Eurex
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) CentOS
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Application Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Break/Fix
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Kanban
4 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (13.33%) Server Management
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Leadership
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CCDA
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) CEH
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) JNCIA
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Docker
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) vSphere
3 3 (20.00%) iptables
4 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Kubernetes
2 3 (20.00%) Terraform
3 2 (13.33%) WSUS
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (6.67%) Nexpose
4 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.67%) Puppet
4 1 (6.67%) QRadar
4 1 (6.67%) SCCM
4 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (20.00%) Meraki
4 3 (20.00%) New Relic
4 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (20.00%) WatchGuard
5 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
5 2 (13.33%) SaltStack
6 1 (6.67%) Dot Hill
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) NETGEAR
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
6 1 (6.67%) Polycom
6 1 (6.67%) Trayport
6 1 (6.67%) Veeam
6 1 (6.67%) Verint
6 1 (6.67%) Zeacom