The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 27 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 437 490 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.39% 8.70% 7.15%
As % of the Vendors category 14.30% 16.65% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 319 346 355
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Cisco
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3055 2943 2782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.67% 52.25% 49.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2056 2159 2316
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Berkshire region.

Cisco Salary Trend in Berkshire

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Cisco
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 204 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Slough +8 75 £42,500 -5.55% 10
Bracknell -26 30 £40,000 +21.21% 7
Newbury -4 24 £32,500 -16.66% 3
Windsor -7 20 £57,500 -11.53%
Maidenhead -16 17 £37,500 -37.50% 2
Wokingham -7 5 £30,500 +52.50% 1
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 421 (47.68%) Firewall
2 370 (41.90%) Cisco Certification
3 326 (36.92%) Juniper
4 245 (27.75%) CCNP
5 240 (27.18%) VMware
6 235 (26.61%) Windows
7 226 (25.59%) Microsoft
8 204 (23.10%) F5
9 192 (21.74%) OSPF
10 184 (20.84%) BGP
11 175 (19.82%) CCNA
12 174 (19.71%) MPLS
12 174 (19.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 170 (19.25%) CheckPoint
14 167 (18.91%) Network Security
15 164 (18.57%) Telecoms
15 164 (18.57%) Linux
16 162 (18.35%) DNS
17 154 (17.44%) TCP/IP
18 146 (16.53%) WAN
19 145 (16.42%) ITIL
20 144 (16.31%) HP
21 137 (15.52%) Cisco ASA
22 136 (15.40%) VoIP
23 135 (15.29%) VPN
24 131 (14.84%) LAN
25 126 (14.27%) Cisco Nexus
26 123 (13.93%) Internet
27 118 (13.36%) Active Directory
28 115 (13.02%) SNMP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 66 (7.47%) MS Exchange
2 60 (6.80%) Lync
3 49 (5.55%) SharePoint
4 38 (4.30%) IIS
5 37 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 35 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 21 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
9 18 (2.04%) WebSphere
10 15 (1.70%) Apache
11 10 (1.13%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.34%) IBM HTTP Server
14 2 (0.23%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.11%) SAS
Applications
1 48 (5.44%) MS Excel
2 35 (3.96%) MS Office
3 6 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.23%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.72%) SaaS
2 11 (1.25%) Office 365
3 6 (0.68%) IaaS
4 4 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 421 (47.68%) Firewall
2 192 (21.74%) OSPF
3 184 (20.84%) BGP
4 174 (19.71%) MPLS
5 167 (18.91%) Network Security
6 162 (18.35%) DNS
7 154 (17.44%) TCP/IP
8 146 (16.53%) WAN
9 137 (15.52%) Cisco ASA
10 136 (15.40%) VoIP
11 135 (15.29%) VPN
12 131 (14.84%) LAN
13 126 (14.27%) Cisco Nexus
14 123 (13.93%) Internet
15 115 (13.02%) SNMP
16 85 (9.63%) SAN
17 83 (9.40%) SSL
18 67 (7.59%) DHCP
18 67 (7.59%) IPsec
19 59 (6.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (1.59%) MySQL
5 7 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (0.68%) RDBMS
6 6 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.45%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (0.68%) Metasploit
2 3 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 164 (18.57%) Telecoms
2 75 (8.49%) Finance
3 51 (5.78%) Retail
4 41 (4.64%) Billing
5 22 (2.49%) Marketing
6 19 (2.15%) German Language
7 14 (1.59%) Legal
8 8 (0.91%) French Language
9 7 (0.79%) Multimedia
9 7 (0.79%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.57%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.45%) Banking
12 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.34%) Back Office
13 2 (0.23%) Games
14 1 (0.11%) Electronics
14 1 (0.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 194 (21.97%) Network Engineer
2 101 (11.44%) Consultant
3 95 (10.76%) Architect
4 79 (8.95%) Support Engineer
5 77 (8.72%) Security Engineer
6 65 (7.36%) Administrator
7 54 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
8 51 (5.78%) Design Engineer
9 49 (5.55%) Network Consultant
9 49 (5.55%) IP Engineer
10 43 (4.87%) Senior Design Engineer
11 40 (4.53%) Network Security Engineer
12 38 (4.30%) Network Architect
13 37 (4.19%) Analyst
14 33 (3.74%) Senior IP Engineer
15 31 (3.51%) Security Consultant
15 31 (3.51%) Linux Administrator
15 31 (3.51%) Technical Engineer
16 30 (3.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 29 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.70%) SOAP
2 6 (0.68%) J2EE
3 5 (0.57%) Regular Expression
3 5 (0.57%) XML
4 4 (0.45%) HTML
4 4 (0.45%) .NET
4 4 (0.45%) XMPP
5 2 (0.23%) COM
5 2 (0.23%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.11%) Lucene
6 1 (0.11%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.11%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.11%) WAP
6 1 (0.11%) CSS
6 1 (0.11%) WML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (5.66%) Smartphone
2 36 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (3.40%) Video Conferencing
4 26 (2.94%) FlexPod
5 20 (2.27%) Open Source
6 16 (1.81%) Computer Science
7 15 (1.70%) Firmware
8 12 (1.36%) CLARiiON
9 11 (1.25%) Celerra
10 8 (0.91%) Blackberry
11 7 (0.79%) Clustering
12 6 (0.68%) Replication
12 6 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
13 5 (0.57%) EqualLogic
14 4 (0.45%) HP StorageWorks
15 3 (0.34%) Mathematics
15 3 (0.34%) Fat Client
15 3 (0.34%) PKI
15 3 (0.34%) SecurID
15 3 (0.34%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 235 (26.61%) Windows
2 164 (18.57%) Linux
3 87 (9.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 84 (9.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 71 (8.04%) UNIX
6 44 (4.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (3.06%) Windows 7
8 26 (2.94%) Solaris
9 19 (2.15%) SUSE
10 15 (1.70%) CentOS
11 13 (1.47%) Windows 2000
12 12 (1.36%) Windows Vista
12 12 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
13 10 (1.13%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.91%) Android
15 7 (0.79%) Windows XP
16 6 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.34%) VMS
18 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (16.42%) ITIL
2 113 (12.80%) Network Management
3 71 (8.04%) Load Balancing
4 69 (7.81%) Network Design
5 57 (6.46%) Mentoring
6 36 (4.08%) Time Management
6 36 (4.08%) Capacity Management
7 35 (3.96%) Change Management
8 32 (3.62%) Service Management
9 28 (3.17%) Project Management
10 26 (2.94%) Configuration Management
10 26 (2.94%) Service Delivery
11 25 (2.83%) Validation
12 23 (2.60%) Data Security
13 22 (2.49%) Kalman Filter
14 19 (2.15%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (2.04%) Information Security
15 18 (2.04%) SIEM
16 16 (1.81%) Coaching
17 15 (1.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (6.91%) SQL
2 53 (6.00%) Perl
3 43 (4.87%) Bash Shell
4 23 (2.60%) PowerShell
5 11 (1.25%) Python
5 11 (1.25%) Shell Script
6 7 (0.79%) Ruby
7 4 (0.45%) Java
8 3 (0.34%) PHP
9 2 (0.23%) PowerHouse
9 2 (0.23%) C
Qualifications
1 370 (41.90%) Cisco Certification
2 245 (27.75%) CCNP
3 175 (19.82%) CCNA
4 80 (9.06%) CCIE
5 77 (8.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 68 (7.70%) Security Cleared
7 64 (7.25%) Degree
8 56 (6.34%) MCSE
9 50 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 47 (5.32%) SC Cleared
11 40 (4.53%) MCITP
12 36 (4.08%) VTSP
12 36 (4.08%) NCDA
12 36 (4.08%) NCIE
13 34 (3.85%) CCSE
14 33 (3.74%) CCIP
15 28 (3.17%) JNCIA
16 27 (3.06%) Citrix Certification
16 27 (3.06%) CCSA
17 26 (2.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (8.49%) SLA
2 45 (5.10%) PCI DSS
3 36 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (1.36%) QA
6 7 (0.79%) COBIT
7 6 (0.68%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.68%) GPG13
System Software
1 174 (19.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 118 (13.36%) Active Directory
3 81 (9.17%) vSphere
4 78 (8.83%) Hyper-V
5 49 (5.55%) VMware ESXi
6 28 (3.17%) vCloud
6 28 (3.17%) XenDesktop
7 21 (2.38%) VMware ESX
8 19 (2.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 16 (1.81%) XenApp
10 14 (1.59%) Snort
11 12 (1.36%) ProxySG
12 11 (1.25%) Squid
13 10 (1.13%) VMware Server
14 8 (0.91%) Nmap
14 8 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
15 6 (0.68%) Terminal Services
15 6 (0.68%) ISA Server
16 5 (0.57%) KVM
16 5 (0.57%) qmail
Systems Management
1 29 (3.28%) SCCM
2 26 (2.94%) Puppet
3 24 (2.72%) Nagios
4 21 (2.38%) FortiGate
5 18 (2.04%) CiscoWorks
6 15 (1.70%) Zenoss
6 15 (1.70%) HP NNM
7 10 (1.13%) ARCserve
8 9 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (0.91%) Legato
10 7 (0.79%) Cisco IPCC
10 7 (0.79%) Nessus
10 7 (0.79%) SCOM
11 6 (0.68%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.57%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 4 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
14 3 (0.34%) SCOrch
14 3 (0.34%) XenMobile
14 3 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 326 (36.92%) Juniper
2 240 (27.18%) VMware
3 226 (25.59%) Microsoft
4 204 (23.10%) F5
5 170 (19.25%) CheckPoint
6 144 (16.31%) HP
7 99 (11.21%) Citrix
8 70 (7.93%) NetApp
9 67 (7.59%) EMC
10 66 (7.47%) Red Hat
11 65 (7.36%) Blue Coat
12 40 (4.53%) Huawei
13 38 (4.30%) Avaya
14 34 (3.85%) Dell
15 31 (3.51%) Nokia
16 28 (3.17%) Sourcefire
17 26 (2.94%) Brocade
17 26 (2.94%) Symantec
18 25 (2.83%) Nortel
19 23 (2.60%) Websense
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
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