Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 37 71
Rank change year-on-year -25 +34 -16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 38 99 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.02% 6.61% 3.39%
As % of the Vendors category 7.24% 13.15% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 26 91 59
Essex median annual salary £38,916 £47,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.07% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.37% +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 525 753 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 41.67% 50.30% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 403 615 628
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,100 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £68,750
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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Basildon -3 9 £57,500 - 1
Brentwood +11 7 £65,000 +84.40%
Chelmsford +1 5 £38,916 -20.17% 2
Loughton +5 4 £30,750 - 1
Harlow +6 2 £46,500 +126.83% 1
Colchester -31 2 £33,000 -37.14%
Southend-on-Sea -7 1 £32,500 +58.54% 2
Harwich - 1 - -
Cisco
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Firewall
2 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 15 (39.47%) VMware
5 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
5 13 (34.21%) Citrix
5 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
6 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (28.95%) SAN
7 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
7 11 (28.95%) Telecoms
7 11 (28.95%) Office 365
8 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (26.32%) LAN
9 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (23.68%) XenApp
10 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (21.05%) MCSA
10 8 (21.05%) WAN
10 8 (21.05%) SQL
10 8 (21.05%) vSphere
11 7 (18.42%) NAS
11 7 (18.42%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (18.42%) Meraki
11 7 (18.42%) ITIL
11 7 (18.42%) Terminal Services
11 7 (18.42%) CCNA

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 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) Office 365
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) Firewall
2 11 (28.95%) SAN
3 10 (26.32%) LAN
4 8 (21.05%) WAN
5 7 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (18.42%) iSCSI
5 7 (18.42%) NAS
6 4 (10.53%) Unified Communications
7 3 (7.89%) H.323
7 3 (7.89%) IP Telephony
7 3 (7.89%) Wireless
8 2 (5.26%) Cisco Firepower
8 2 (5.26%) Skype
8 2 (5.26%) WebEx
9 1 (2.63%) BIG-IP
9 1 (2.63%) Cisco ICM
9 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.63%) DHCP
9 1 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (2.63%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (28.95%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 5 (13.16%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Local Government
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (18.42%) Administrator
2 7 (18.42%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (13.16%) IT Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) IT Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Network Deployment Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Telecoms Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Voice Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) ICT Officer
8 1 (2.63%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) ADSI
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.63%) CSS
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) Middleware
2 1 (2.63%) WAP
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Replication
2 4 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.63%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
4 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (15.79%) Windows 10
6 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
7 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.16%) High Availability
2 5 (13.16%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (10.53%) Break/Fix
4 3 (7.89%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) ITIL V3
4 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.89%) Process Management
4 3 (7.89%) Task Automation
4 3 (7.89%) Validation
5 2 (5.26%) Change Control
5 2 (5.26%) Commercial Awareness
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (5.26%) ITSM
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.26%) Project Management
5 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) PHP
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (21.05%) MCSA
4 7 (18.42%) CCNA
5 5 (13.16%) CCNP
6 2 (5.26%) CCA
6 2 (5.26%) CCAA
6 2 (5.26%) CCIE
6 2 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.63%) CCENT
7 1 (2.63%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (2.63%) CCVP
7 1 (2.63%) Degree
7 1 (2.63%) MCP
7 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
2 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (23.68%) XenApp
4 8 (21.05%) vSphere
5 7 (18.42%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (10.53%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 15 (39.47%) VMware
3 13 (34.21%) Citrix
4 7 (18.42%) Meraki
4 7 (18.42%) Sophos
5 6 (15.79%) Palo Alto
5 6 (15.79%) Veeam
6 4 (10.53%) Juniper
7 3 (7.89%) F5
7 3 (7.89%) HP
7 3 (7.89%) IBM
7 3 (7.89%) Mitel
8 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle
8 2 (5.26%) Remedy
8 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
8 2 (5.26%) Verint
9 1 (2.63%) Actuate
9 1 (2.63%) Cognos
9 1 (2.63%) Polycom