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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 17 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 533 496 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.02% 8.38% 7.23%
As % of the Vendors category 17.29% 15.90% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 380 356 349
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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
3083 3119 2650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.17% 52.68% 49.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2048 2310 2153
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 October 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 October 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 +12 251 £50,000 - 21
Slough +9 76 £42,000 -6.14% 7
Newbury +23 34 £32,500 -35.00% 6
Bracknell -27 31 £35,000 +6.06% 5
Windsor -7 22 £57,500 -8.00%
Maidenhead -16 18 £51,250 -2.38% 3
Wokingham -2 6 £33,250 +14.65% 1
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 392 (43.08%) Cisco Certification
2 388 (42.64%) Firewall
3 338 (37.14%) Juniper
4 258 (28.35%) VMware
5 251 (27.58%) CCNP
6 235 (25.82%) Windows
7 221 (24.29%) Microsoft
8 193 (21.21%) Network Security
9 183 (20.11%) F5
10 176 (19.34%) VMware Infrastructure
11 169 (18.57%) OSPF
12 168 (18.46%) BGP
12 168 (18.46%) ITIL
13 166 (18.24%) Linux
13 166 (18.24%) CheckPoint
14 164 (18.02%) CCNA
15 163 (17.91%) VPN
16 160 (17.58%) WAN
17 156 (17.14%) MPLS
18 155 (17.03%) LAN
19 152 (16.70%) HP
20 145 (15.93%) DNS
21 144 (15.82%) Cisco ASA
22 143 (15.71%) TCP/IP
23 137 (15.05%) Telecoms
24 133 (14.62%) Cisco Nexus
25 124 (13.63%) Active Directory
26 114 (12.53%) Citrix
27 107 (11.76%) CCIE
28 97 (10.66%) VoIP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 67 (7.36%) MS Exchange
2 54 (5.93%) Lync
3 48 (5.27%) SharePoint
4 39 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (3.41%) IIS
6 29 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 22 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 21 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (1.54%) Apache
10 13 (1.43%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.33%) JBoss
11 3 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.33%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.22%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.22%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.11%) SAS
13 1 (0.11%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 50 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.96%) MS Office
3 7 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.65%) SaaS
2 8 (0.88%) Office 365
3 6 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.66%) IaaS
4 2 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 388 (42.64%) Firewall
2 193 (21.21%) Network Security
3 169 (18.57%) OSPF
4 168 (18.46%) BGP
5 163 (17.91%) VPN
6 160 (17.58%) WAN
7 156 (17.14%) MPLS
8 155 (17.03%) LAN
9 145 (15.93%) DNS
10 144 (15.82%) Cisco ASA
11 143 (15.71%) TCP/IP
12 133 (14.62%) Cisco Nexus
13 97 (10.66%) VoIP
14 96 (10.55%) SAN
15 92 (10.11%) SSL
16 89 (9.78%) IPsec
17 83 (9.12%) Internet
18 76 (8.35%) Wireless
19 71 (7.80%) SNMP
20 58 (6.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (0.66%) Relational Database
4 6 (0.66%) RDBMS
5 5 (0.55%) MySQL
6 4 (0.44%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.11%) DB2
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (0.66%) Metasploit
2 3 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 137 (15.05%) Telecoms
2 87 (9.56%) Finance
3 36 (3.96%) Retail
4 25 (2.75%) Marketing
5 13 (1.43%) German Language
6 11 (1.21%) Legal
7 7 (0.77%) French Language
7 7 (0.77%) Multimedia
7 7 (0.77%) Billing
8 5 (0.55%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.33%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.33%) Back Office
9 3 (0.33%) Banking
10 1 (0.11%) Advertising
10 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 198 (21.76%) Network Engineer
2 125 (13.74%) Architect
3 102 (11.21%) Support Engineer
4 101 (11.10%) Consultant
5 70 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 58 (6.37%) Administrator
7 49 (5.38%) Network Architect
8 45 (4.95%) Systems Administrator
9 44 (4.84%) Network Security Engineer
10 43 (4.73%) Network Consultant
11 41 (4.51%) Analyst
12 39 (4.29%) Technical Engineer
13 36 (3.96%) IP Engineer
13 36 (3.96%) Pre Sales Consultant
14 32 (3.52%) NOC Engineer
15 31 (3.41%) Technical Support
15 31 (3.41%) Design Engineer
16 30 (3.30%) Team Leader
17 26 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
17 26 (2.86%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (0.99%) SOAP
2 5 (0.55%) XML
3 4 (0.44%) XMPP
3 4 (0.44%) HTML
3 4 (0.44%) .NET
4 2 (0.22%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.11%) WAP
5 1 (0.11%) CSS
5 1 (0.11%) J2EE
5 1 (0.11%) WML
5 1 (0.11%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.11%) Middleware
5 1 (0.11%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.11%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.11%) Lucene
5 1 (0.11%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 45 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (3.41%) Video Conferencing
3 25 (2.75%) FlexPod
4 20 (2.20%) Open Source
5 16 (1.76%) Smartphone
6 14 (1.54%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.32%) Celerra
7 12 (1.32%) CLARiiON
7 12 (1.32%) Blackberry
8 8 (0.88%) Replication
9 7 (0.77%) Clustering
10 5 (0.55%) Thin Client
10 5 (0.55%) Fat Client
10 5 (0.55%) CESG
11 3 (0.33%) Handset
11 3 (0.33%) SecurID
11 3 (0.33%) PKI
11 3 (0.33%) HP StorageWorks
11 3 (0.33%) iPhone
12 2 (0.22%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 235 (25.82%) Windows
2 166 (18.24%) Linux
3 74 (8.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 72 (7.91%) UNIX
4 72 (7.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (4.07%) Windows 7
6 36 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (2.75%) SUSE
8 23 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (2.42%) Solaris
10 11 (1.21%) Windows 2000
11 10 (1.10%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
12 9 (0.99%) Android
13 8 (0.88%) Windows Vista
13 8 (0.88%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (0.66%) CentOS
16 3 (0.33%) VMS
17 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (18.46%) ITIL
2 78 (8.57%) Network Management
3 77 (8.46%) Network Design
4 56 (6.15%) Load Balancing
5 51 (5.60%) Mentoring
6 39 (4.29%) Service Management
7 35 (3.85%) Change Management
7 35 (3.85%) Project Management
8 32 (3.52%) Capacity Management
9 31 (3.41%) Time Management
10 29 (3.19%) Configuration Management
10 29 (3.19%) Service Delivery
11 27 (2.97%) Data Security
12 26 (2.86%) Validation
13 25 (2.75%) Problem Management
14 20 (2.20%) Kalman Filter
14 20 (2.20%) Incident Management
14 20 (2.20%) Migration
15 19 (2.09%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (1.98%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 63 (6.92%) SQL
2 34 (3.74%) Perl
3 29 (3.19%) Bash Shell
4 19 (2.09%) PowerShell
5 11 (1.21%) Python
6 7 (0.77%) Ruby
7 6 (0.66%) Shell Script
7 6 (0.66%) Java
8 3 (0.33%) C
8 3 (0.33%) PHP
9 2 (0.22%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 392 (43.08%) Cisco Certification
2 251 (27.58%) CCNP
3 164 (18.02%) CCNA
4 107 (11.76%) CCIE
5 76 (8.35%) Security Cleared
6 73 (8.02%) Degree
7 72 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 53 (5.82%) SC Cleared
9 52 (5.71%) MCSE
10 41 (4.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 37 (4.07%) VTSP
12 35 (3.85%) MCITP
12 35 (3.85%) NCDA
12 35 (3.85%) NCIE
13 33 (3.63%) CCIP
13 33 (3.63%) JNCIA
14 30 (3.30%) Citrix Certification
15 29 (3.19%) CCSE
16 28 (3.08%) CCDP
17 26 (2.86%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (9.89%) SLA
2 53 (5.82%) PCI DSS
3 41 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (3.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (1.54%) QA
6 7 (0.77%) COBIT
7 4 (0.44%) GPG13
7 4 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 176 (19.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 124 (13.63%) Active Directory
3 88 (9.67%) Hyper-V
4 84 (9.23%) vSphere
5 55 (6.04%) VMware ESXi
6 32 (3.52%) XenDesktop
7 31 (3.41%) vCloud
8 22 (2.42%) VMware ESX
9 20 (2.20%) XenApp
10 17 (1.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 15 (1.65%) ProxySG
11 15 (1.65%) VMware Server
12 13 (1.43%) Firmware
13 12 (1.32%) Snort
14 9 (0.99%) Squid
15 8 (0.88%) Nmap
15 8 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
15 8 (0.88%) Terminal Services
16 6 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
16 6 (0.66%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 35 (3.85%) SCCM
2 26 (2.86%) Nagios
3 25 (2.75%) FortiGate
3 25 (2.75%) Puppet
4 15 (1.65%) Zenoss
5 14 (1.54%) CiscoWorks
6 11 (1.21%) SCOM
7 10 (1.10%) ARCserve
8 9 (0.99%) HP NNM
9 8 (0.88%) Legato
10 7 (0.77%) Cisco IPCC
10 7 (0.77%) Backup Exec
10 7 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
11 6 (0.66%) Nessus
11 6 (0.66%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.44%) SCOrch
12 4 (0.44%) XenMobile
12 4 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
13 3 (0.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 338 (37.14%) Juniper
2 258 (28.35%) VMware
3 221 (24.29%) Microsoft
4 183 (20.11%) F5
5 166 (18.24%) CheckPoint
6 152 (16.70%) HP
7 114 (12.53%) Citrix
8 75 (8.24%) EMC
9 66 (7.25%) NetApp
10 60 (6.59%) Avaya
11 54 (5.93%) Red Hat
12 53 (5.82%) Blue Coat
13 42 (4.62%) Dell
14 39 (4.29%) Huawei
15 32 (3.52%) Nokia
16 31 (3.41%) Brocade
17 28 (3.08%) Nortel
18 27 (2.97%) IBM
19 26 (2.86%) Remedy
19 26 (2.86%) Sourcefire
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 16 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £22k-28k + Car, Phone, Laptop, Benefits package, training, O/T + Toil
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
Searchability.co.uk
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Reading, Berkshire
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Slough, Berkshire
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Reading, Berkshire
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