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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 18 25 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 501 433 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.11% 7.86% 12.46%
As % of the Vendors category 20.14% 15.87% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 331 312 543
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
2487 2729 3004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.18% 49.53% 56.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1822 1921 2365
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 +3 241 £50,000 +8.69% 14
Bracknell +3 52 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Maidenhead +21 37 £62,500 +25.00% 4
Newbury +9 25 £30,000 -9.09% 6
Slough -21 21 £62,500 +66.66% 12
Wokingham - 2 - - 1
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 485 (48.94%) Cisco Certification
2 425 (42.89%) Firewall
3 371 (37.44%) Juniper
4 289 (29.16%) Windows
5 285 (28.76%) CCNP
6 227 (22.91%) VMware
7 224 (22.60%) Microsoft
8 222 (22.40%) CheckPoint
9 221 (22.30%) Cisco ASA
10 217 (21.90%) F5
11 216 (21.80%) Linux
12 213 (21.49%) CCNA
13 208 (20.99%) BGP
14 205 (20.69%) MPLS
15 196 (19.78%) Data Centre
16 194 (19.58%) TCP/IP
17 180 (18.16%) WAN
17 180 (18.16%) OSPF
18 170 (17.15%) CCIE
19 165 (16.65%) LAN
20 160 (16.15%) Telecoms
21 159 (16.04%) ITIL
22 155 (15.64%) Active Directory
23 145 (14.63%) HP
24 142 (14.33%) Network Security
25 135 (13.62%) Cisco Nexus
26 126 (12.71%) MS Excel
27 122 (12.31%) DNS
28 121 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
29 115 (11.60%) Windows Server 2008

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 79 (7.97%) MS Exchange
2 54 (5.45%) Lync
3 29 (2.93%) IIS
3 29 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (2.62%) SharePoint
5 23 (2.32%) Apache
6 19 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (0.91%) IBM Notes
9 5 (0.50%) JBoss
10 4 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (0.40%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.30%) Site Server
11 3 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.30%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.20%) CMS
13 1 (0.10%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.10%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 126 (12.71%) MS Excel
2 35 (3.53%) MS Office
3 23 (2.32%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.30%) MS Project
5 1 (0.10%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.01%) Nortel Periphonics
2 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.20%) assyst
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
1 13 (1.31%) IaaS
2 10 (1.01%) Office 365
2 10 (1.01%) Mimecast
3 7 (0.71%) SaaS
4 6 (0.61%) PaaS
5 3 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.10%) Nimbula
6 1 (0.10%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 425 (42.89%) Firewall
2 221 (22.30%) Cisco ASA
3 208 (20.99%) BGP
4 205 (20.69%) MPLS
5 194 (19.58%) TCP/IP
6 180 (18.16%) WAN
6 180 (18.16%) OSPF
7 165 (16.65%) LAN
8 142 (14.33%) Network Security
9 135 (13.62%) Cisco Nexus
10 122 (12.31%) DNS
11 115 (11.60%) VPN
12 112 (11.30%) SAN
13 98 (9.89%) VoIP
14 84 (8.48%) Wireless
15 80 (8.07%) Cisco PIX
16 79 (7.97%) Internet
17 70 (7.06%) Cisco IOS
18 63 (6.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 60 (6.05%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (7.57%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.32%) MySQL
3 15 (1.51%) Oracle Database
4 14 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (0.81%) NoSQL
6 8 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (0.71%) Big Data
8 4 (0.40%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.40%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.40%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.30%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.20%) MS Access
10 2 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.20%) Subversion
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.10%) Grunt
General
1 160 (16.15%) Telecoms
2 63 (6.36%) Finance
3 21 (2.12%) Legal
4 20 (2.02%) Retail
4 20 (2.02%) Marketing
5 18 (1.82%) Billing
6 16 (1.61%) Automotive
7 12 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 9 (0.91%) Banking
8 9 (0.91%) French Language
8 9 (0.91%) German Language
9 4 (0.40%) Italian Language
9 4 (0.40%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.40%) Electronics
9 4 (0.40%) Back Office
10 3 (0.30%) Games
10 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.20%) Advertising
11 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.10%) Law
Job Titles
1 236 (23.81%) Network Engineer
2 144 (14.53%) Consultant
3 121 (12.21%) Architect
4 113 (11.40%) Support Engineer
5 71 (7.16%) Security Engineer
6 52 (5.25%) Analyst
7 51 (5.15%) Network Consultant
8 48 (4.84%) Technical Support
8 48 (4.84%) Senior Consultant
9 46 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
9 46 (4.64%) Senior Network Engineer
10 42 (4.24%) Network Architect
11 39 (3.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 38 (3.83%) IP Engineer
13 37 (3.73%) Network Support
14 36 (3.63%) Security Consultant
15 32 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
15 32 (3.23%) Administrator
15 32 (3.23%) Network Security Engineer
16 31 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.61%) CSS
1 16 (1.61%) LAMP
2 13 (1.31%) .NET
3 11 (1.11%) Regular Expression
4 10 (1.01%) Software Packaging
5 8 (0.81%) ODBC
6 7 (0.71%) XML
6 7 (0.71%) SOAP
7 5 (0.50%) XMPP
8 4 (0.40%) WAP
8 4 (0.40%) HTML
8 4 (0.40%) Web Services
9 3 (0.30%) Flash
10 2 (0.20%) J2EE
10 2 (0.20%) Middleware
11 1 (0.10%) JTAPI
11 1 (0.10%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.10%) CGI
11 1 (0.10%) jQuery
11 1 (0.10%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 196 (19.78%) Data Centre
2 39 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 24 (2.42%) Computer Science
5 21 (2.12%) Smartphone
5 21 (2.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 20 (2.02%) FlexPod
7 16 (1.61%) Enterprise Cloud
8 14 (1.41%) EqualLogic
9 13 (1.31%) Clustering
10 12 (1.21%) e-Health
11 11 (1.11%) Statistics
11 11 (1.11%) N-Tier
11 11 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
12 9 (0.91%) Blackberry
13 6 (0.61%) IVR
14 5 (0.50%) Thin Client
14 5 (0.50%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.50%) Fat Client
14 5 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 289 (29.16%) Windows
2 216 (21.80%) Linux
3 115 (11.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 95 (9.59%) UNIX
5 93 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 50 (5.05%) Windows 7
7 45 (4.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (3.73%) Solaris
9 35 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (2.42%) Windows 2000
11 22 (2.22%) Windows XP
12 19 (1.92%) CentOS
13 6 (0.61%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.40%) SUSE
15 3 (0.30%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.30%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.30%) Android
16 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (16.04%) ITIL
2 80 (8.07%) Project Management
3 77 (7.77%) Load Balancing
4 61 (6.16%) Mentoring
5 59 (5.95%) Network Design
6 53 (5.35%) Problem Management
7 50 (5.05%) Service Delivery
8 46 (4.64%) Root Cause Analysis
9 40 (4.04%) Coaching
10 36 (3.63%) Time Management
10 36 (3.63%) Capacity Planning
11 32 (3.23%) Business Development
12 30 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
13 29 (2.93%) Open Source
14 27 (2.72%) Change Control
15 24 (2.42%) Network Management
16 23 (2.32%) Migration
16 23 (2.32%) PRINCE2
17 22 (2.22%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 91 (9.18%) SQL
2 61 (6.16%) Perl
3 36 (3.63%) C
4 31 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 23 (2.32%) PowerShell
6 20 (2.02%) Java
7 19 (1.92%) Python
8 17 (1.72%) PHP
9 11 (1.11%) C++
10 6 (0.61%) VBScript
11 5 (0.50%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.50%) C#
11 5 (0.50%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.40%) Ruby
13 3 (0.30%) R
14 2 (0.20%) Erlang
14 2 (0.20%) VB
15 1 (0.10%) Korn
15 1 (0.10%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 485 (48.94%) Cisco Certification
2 285 (28.76%) CCNP
3 213 (21.49%) CCNA
4 170 (17.15%) CCIE
5 100 (10.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 100 (10.09%) Security Cleared
6 82 (8.27%) MCSE
7 76 (7.67%) CCSE
8 74 (7.47%) SC Cleared
9 73 (7.37%) Degree
10 42 (4.24%) CCSA
10 42 (4.24%) CISSP
11 35 (3.53%) JNCIS
12 34 (3.43%) JNCIA
13 27 (2.72%) CCSP
14 26 (2.62%) CCDP
15 25 (2.52%) MCSA
16 24 (2.42%) CCIP
16 24 (2.42%) MCITP
17 18 (1.82%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (9.99%) SLA
2 38 (3.83%) PCI DSS
3 29 (2.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 15 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.01%) COBIT
6 7 (0.71%) GPG13
7 3 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 155 (15.64%) Active Directory
2 121 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (9.89%) Hyper-V
4 63 (6.36%) vSphere
5 38 (3.83%) VMware ESX
6 32 (3.23%) XenApp
7 27 (2.72%) XenServer
8 23 (2.32%) XenDesktop
9 22 (2.22%) Terminal Services
10 20 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
11 15 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (1.11%) vCloud
13 10 (1.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 7 (0.71%) ProxySG
15 5 (0.50%) NFS
16 4 (0.40%) Samba
17 2 (0.20%) Firmware
17 2 (0.20%) Xen
18 1 (0.10%) Snort
18 1 (0.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 38 (3.83%) SCCM
2 28 (2.83%) Legato
3 23 (2.32%) FortiGate
3 23 (2.32%) Cisco CUCM
4 21 (2.12%) Cisco IPCC
5 18 (1.82%) SCOM
6 15 (1.51%) EdgeSight
7 14 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
8 10 (1.01%) Nagios
8 10 (1.01%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 10 (1.01%) Backup Exec
9 9 (0.91%) Puppet
10 7 (0.71%) Netcool
10 7 (0.71%) Cisco UCCE
11 6 (0.61%) CiscoWorks
11 6 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
12 5 (0.50%) NetBackup
13 4 (0.40%) PureDisk
13 4 (0.40%) ARCserve
14 3 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 371 (37.44%) Juniper
2 227 (22.91%) VMware
3 224 (22.60%) Microsoft
4 222 (22.40%) CheckPoint
5 217 (21.90%) F5
6 145 (14.63%) HP
7 86 (8.68%) Citrix
8 84 (8.48%) NetApp
9 81 (8.17%) Blue Coat
10 70 (7.06%) Red Hat
11 57 (5.75%) IBM
12 56 (5.65%) EMC
13 53 (5.35%) Fortinet
14 51 (5.15%) Dell
15 43 (4.34%) Riverbed
16 39 (3.94%) Avaya
17 32 (3.23%) Oracle
17 32 (3.23%) Nokia
17 32 (3.23%) Symantec
18 29 (2.93%) Brocade
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Slough, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Virtustream
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary and Package
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £54000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
networx
Salary: £competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Senior Network Engineer
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Skye Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago