Period
to 21 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 74 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 -34 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 46 58 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.25% 2.91% 5.96%
As % of the Vendors category 7.06% 6.75% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 42 42 107
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -27.84%
10th Percentile £19,250 £30,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £57,375 £73,750 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% -3.33%

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 652 859 1,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 46.08% 43.17% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 564 611 831
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -9.60%
10th Percentile £25,075 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £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 21 February 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 February 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
Colchester +22 16 £52,500 -8.70% 4
Chelmsford - 5 £52,500 - 5
Harlow -29 3 £25,000 -24.24% 3
Brentwood +13 2 £35,250 -51.38% 1
Basildon -5 1 - - 2
Loughton -5 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £20,500 - 1
Grays - 1 £20,500 - 1
Cisco
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 24 (52.17%) WAN
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 23 (50.00%) LAN
3 22 (47.83%) Windows
3 22 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (45.65%) Firewall
5 16 (34.78%) VMware
5 16 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (32.61%) SAN
6 15 (32.61%) DNS
6 15 (32.61%) CCNA
7 14 (30.43%) CheckPoint
7 14 (30.43%) Office 365
8 13 (28.26%) Network+ Certification
8 13 (28.26%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (26.09%) DHCP
9 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (23.91%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (23.91%) Meraki
10 11 (23.91%) Data Centre
10 11 (23.91%) VPN
11 10 (21.74%) VoIP
11 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
11 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
11 10 (21.74%) vSphere
12 9 (19.57%) SolarWinds
12 9 (19.57%) Software Deployment
12 9 (19.57%) Finance
12 9 (19.57%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery

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 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) Confluence
4 1 (2.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (30.43%) Office 365
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.52%) IaaS
3 3 (6.52%) Mimecast
3 3 (6.52%) PaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 24 (52.17%) WAN
2 23 (50.00%) LAN
3 21 (45.65%) Firewall
4 16 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (32.61%) DNS
5 15 (32.61%) SAN
6 13 (28.26%) Cisco IOS
7 12 (26.09%) DHCP
8 11 (23.91%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (23.91%) VPN
9 10 (21.74%) VoIP
10 9 (19.57%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (13.04%) Internet
11 6 (13.04%) Intranet
12 5 (10.87%) FTP
13 3 (6.52%) MRTG
13 3 (6.52%) Network Security
14 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
15 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
15 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Automotive
2 2 (4.35%) Local Government
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) LAN Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) WAN Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Trainee
5 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) IP Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.22%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.35%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) BYOD
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.17%) IVR
4 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Android
5 1 (2.17%) Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Software Deployment
2 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (15.22%) Network Management
4 6 (13.04%) ITIL
5 5 (10.87%) Business Continuity
5 5 (10.87%) Statistics
6 3 (6.52%) Change Control
6 3 (6.52%) Change Management
6 3 (6.52%) Migration
6 3 (6.52%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (6.52%) Server Building
6 3 (6.52%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (4.35%) IT Strategy
7 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.35%) Time Management
8 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.17%) Information Security
8 1 (2.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) C
2 1 (2.17%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (32.61%) CCNA
3 13 (28.26%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (17.39%) CCNP
5 7 (15.22%) A+ Certification
5 7 (15.22%) CCENT
6 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (10.87%) Novell Certification
7 3 (6.52%) MCSA
8 2 (4.35%) CCA
8 2 (4.35%) CCAA
8 2 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (4.35%) MCSE
8 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.17%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (2.17%) CISSP
9 1 (2.17%) Degree
9 1 (2.17%) SANS
9 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 10 (21.74%) vSphere
3 7 (15.22%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.70%) XenApp
6 1 (2.17%) Docker
6 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) SCCM
2 6 (13.04%) Cacti
3 3 (6.52%) SmokePing
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco CME
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (2.17%) Puppet
5 1 (2.17%) vRealize
5 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.78%) VMware
3 14 (30.43%) CheckPoint
4 11 (23.91%) Meraki
5 9 (19.57%) SolarWinds
6 7 (15.22%) NetApp
6 7 (15.22%) SAP
7 6 (13.04%) Citrix
8 4 (8.70%) Sophos
9 3 (6.52%) Polycom
10 2 (4.35%) Dell
10 2 (4.35%) HP
10 2 (4.35%) Mitel
10 2 (4.35%) Toshiba
11 1 (2.17%) Avaya
11 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.17%) IBM
11 1 (2.17%) Juniper
11 1 (2.17%) McAfee
11 1 (2.17%) Remedy