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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 55 39
Rank change year-on-year +17 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 55 38 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 5.71% 3.80% 5.38%
As % of the Vendors category 12.17% 9.05% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 49 37 52
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 452 420 565
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 46.89% 42.04% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 365 324 404
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Colchester +12 21 £51,250 +13.88% 2
Chelmsford -5 13 £48,750 +80.55% 1
Brentwood +7 3 - -
Cisco
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 52 (59.77%) Firewall
2 47 (54.02%) Windows
3 37 (42.53%) Active Directory
3 37 (42.53%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (39.08%) WAN
4 34 (39.08%) DNS
4 34 (39.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 31 (35.63%) VMware
6 27 (31.03%) CCNP
7 26 (29.89%) CCNA
7 26 (29.89%) CheckPoint
7 26 (29.89%) Cisco IOS
7 26 (29.89%) Windows Server
8 25 (28.74%) DHCP
9 24 (27.59%) LAN
10 23 (26.44%) Cisco ASA
11 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
12 21 (24.14%) SAN
13 20 (22.99%) VPN
13 20 (22.99%) ITIL
14 19 (21.84%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (21.84%) Office 365
15 18 (20.69%) XMPP
15 18 (20.69%) TCP/IP
16 17 (19.54%) BGP
16 17 (19.54%) OSPF
16 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
17 16 (18.39%) Windows 10
17 16 (18.39%) Windows 8
17 16 (18.39%) Finance

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 9 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.15%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (12.64%) MS Visio
2 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.84%) Office 365
2 10 (11.49%) IaaS
2 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (59.77%) Firewall
2 34 (39.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 34 (39.08%) DNS
2 34 (39.08%) WAN
3 26 (29.89%) Cisco IOS
4 25 (28.74%) DHCP
5 24 (27.59%) LAN
6 23 (26.44%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (24.14%) SAN
8 20 (22.99%) VPN
9 18 (20.69%) TCP/IP
10 17 (19.54%) BGP
10 17 (19.54%) OSPF
11 15 (17.24%) IPsec
12 12 (13.79%) VoIP
13 11 (12.64%) Network Security
13 11 (12.64%) VLAN
14 9 (10.34%) FTP
14 9 (10.34%) NAS
15 8 (9.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) MSI
General
1 16 (18.39%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Legal
2 6 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Automotive
5 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 18 (20.69%) Analyst
3 17 (19.54%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (19.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (12.64%) Windows Engineer
5 10 (11.49%) Support Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) Design Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) LAN Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) LAN/WAN Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Network Support
8 6 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Technical Support
8 6 (6.90%) Technical Support Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.69%) XMPP
2 10 (11.49%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
2 13 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.49%) PKI
4 5 (5.75%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.60%) Fat Client
5 4 (4.60%) Replication
5 4 (4.60%) Thin Client
6 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.30%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (54.02%) Windows
2 26 (29.89%) Windows Server
3 19 (21.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (18.39%) Windows 10
4 16 (18.39%) Windows 8
5 15 (17.24%) Windows 7
6 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (11.49%) Linux
8 5 (5.75%) Unix
8 5 (5.75%) Windows Vista
9 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.30%) AIX
10 2 (2.30%) CentOS
10 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.99%) ITIL
2 15 (17.24%) IT Strategy
3 10 (11.49%) Line Management
3 10 (11.49%) Project Management
4 9 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (9.20%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (8.05%) Application Packaging
6 7 (8.05%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 6 (6.90%) Problem Management
7 6 (6.90%) Risk Management
7 6 (6.90%) Security Patching
8 5 (5.75%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.75%) Business Continuity
8 5 (5.75%) Business Continuity Planning
8 5 (5.75%) ITIL V2
8 5 (5.75%) Network Management
8 5 (5.75%) Software Licensing
9 4 (4.60%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.05%) VBA
2 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.75%) SQL
3 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (42.53%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (31.03%) CCNP
3 26 (29.89%) CCNA
4 13 (14.94%) CCIE
5 9 (10.34%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (5.75%) Degree
6 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.60%) CCSE
8 2 (2.30%) CCIE Service Provider
8 2 (2.30%) CCSP
8 2 (2.30%) CISM
8 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.15%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.49%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (42.53%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.94%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.05%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (4.60%) vSphere
6 1 (1.15%) Xen
6 1 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) Cacti
2 8 (9.20%) SCCM
3 7 (8.05%) Backup Exec
3 7 (8.05%) SCOM
4 5 (5.75%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (4.60%) SmokePing
6 2 (2.30%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.15%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.15%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 31 (35.63%) VMware
2 26 (29.89%) CheckPoint
3 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
4 14 (16.09%) Meraki
5 13 (14.94%) Citrix
6 11 (12.64%) Veeam
7 10 (11.49%) F5
8 9 (10.34%) HP
9 8 (9.20%) Dell
9 8 (9.20%) WatchGuard
10 6 (6.90%) Symantec
11 5 (5.75%) 3Com
11 5 (5.75%) D-Link
11 5 (5.75%) Draytek
11 5 (5.75%) Linksys
11 5 (5.75%) NETGEAR
11 5 (5.75%) Remedy
12 4 (4.60%) Blue Coat
12 4 (4.60%) Imperva
12 4 (4.60%) Infoblox
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