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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 19 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 514 384 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.38% 7.16% 7.97%
As % of the Vendors category 17.86% 13.61% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 395 302 366
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
2878 2821 2594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.52% 52.60% 49.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2075 2022 2069
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +10 237 £42,500 -10.52% 20
Slough +5 69 £57,500 +50.32% 2
Bracknell -1 54 £47,500 +17.28% 3
Newbury +13 35 £32,500 -30.85% 4
Maidenhead +16 24 £56,250 -19.64% 2
Windsor -19 4 £65,000 +33.33%
Wokingham -1 2 £29,750 -27.43% 3
Ascot - 2 £60,000 -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 436 (41.02%) Cisco Certification
2 422 (39.70%) Firewall
3 401 (37.72%) Juniper
4 301 (28.32%) VMware
5 280 (26.34%) CCNP
6 268 (25.21%) Windows
7 225 (21.17%) Microsoft
8 215 (20.23%) Network Security
9 198 (18.63%) BGP
10 197 (18.53%) Cisco ASA
11 192 (18.06%) ITIL
12 191 (17.97%) LAN
12 191 (17.97%) MPLS
12 191 (17.97%) VMware Infrastructure
13 190 (17.87%) CheckPoint
14 188 (17.69%) OSPF
14 188 (17.69%) VPN
14 188 (17.69%) F5
15 187 (17.59%) Linux
16 180 (16.93%) WAN
17 173 (16.27%) TCP/IP
18 168 (15.80%) CCNA
19 162 (15.24%) HP
20 161 (15.15%) Active Directory
21 155 (14.58%) Cisco Nexus
22 154 (14.49%) Citrix
23 153 (14.39%) CCIE
24 148 (13.92%) Telecoms
25 133 (12.51%) DNS
25 133 (12.51%) SAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 85 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 58 (5.46%) Lync
3 33 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2007
4 29 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (2.73%) SharePoint
5 24 (2.26%) IIS
6 23 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 21 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
8 19 (1.79%) Apache
9 5 (0.47%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.38%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.28%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.28%) Lotus Domino
11 3 (0.28%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (0.28%) Confluence
12 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.19%) JBoss
12 2 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 82 (7.71%) MS Excel
2 29 (2.73%) MS Office
3 7 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.19%) MS Project
6 1 (0.094%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (0.38%) Nortel Periphonics
1 4 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.094%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.094%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.094%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.13%) SaaS
2 10 (0.94%) IaaS
3 9 (0.85%) Office 365
4 4 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.28%) PaaS
6 1 (0.094%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 422 (39.70%) Firewall
2 215 (20.23%) Network Security
3 198 (18.63%) BGP
4 197 (18.53%) Cisco ASA
5 191 (17.97%) MPLS
5 191 (17.97%) LAN
6 188 (17.69%) VPN
6 188 (17.69%) OSPF
7 180 (16.93%) WAN
8 173 (16.27%) TCP/IP
9 155 (14.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 133 (12.51%) DNS
10 133 (12.51%) SAN
11 118 (11.10%) Wireless
12 103 (9.69%) VoIP
13 99 (9.31%) SSL
13 99 (9.31%) IPsec
14 64 (6.02%) EIGRP
14 64 (6.02%) WLAN
15 57 (5.36%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (5.46%) SQL Server
2 18 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (0.56%) Big Data
5 5 (0.47%) MySQL
6 4 (0.38%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.19%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.19%) DB2
7 2 (0.19%) MS Access
7 2 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.094%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.094%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.094%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (0.19%) Subversion
1 2 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.094%) Ranorex
2 1 (0.094%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 148 (13.92%) Telecoms
2 99 (9.31%) Finance
3 36 (3.39%) Retail
4 25 (2.35%) Marketing
5 13 (1.22%) Legal
6 5 (0.47%) Banking
7 4 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.28%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.19%) Billing
9 2 (0.19%) French Language
9 2 (0.19%) Polish Language
9 2 (0.19%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.19%) Electronics
10 1 (0.094%) Law
10 1 (0.094%) Advertising
10 1 (0.094%) Publishing
10 1 (0.094%) German Language
Job Titles
1 246 (23.14%) Network Engineer
2 127 (11.95%) Architect
3 118 (11.10%) Consultant
4 115 (10.82%) Support Engineer
5 72 (6.77%) Security Engineer
6 58 (5.46%) Administrator
7 50 (4.70%) Analyst
8 48 (4.52%) Network Architect
9 47 (4.42%) Network Security Engineer
10 44 (4.14%) Systems Administrator
10 44 (4.14%) Network Consultant
11 42 (3.95%) Technical Support
12 37 (3.48%) Senior Network Engineer
13 35 (3.29%) NOC Engineer
14 33 (3.10%) Technical Engineer
14 33 (3.10%) Desktop Support
14 33 (3.10%) 3rd Line Support
15 31 (2.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 31 (2.92%) Cisco Engineer
15 31 (2.92%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.13%) Regular Expression
2 10 (0.94%) .NET
3 9 (0.85%) HTML
4 7 (0.66%) XML
5 5 (0.47%) SOAP
5 5 (0.47%) XMPP
6 2 (0.19%) Middleware
6 2 (0.19%) LAMP
6 2 (0.19%) JTAPI
6 2 (0.19%) J2EE
6 2 (0.19%) CGI
7 1 (0.094%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.094%) ODBC
7 1 (0.094%) CSS
7 1 (0.094%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 48 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (2.73%) Video Conferencing
3 26 (2.45%) Open Source
4 20 (1.88%) FlexPod
4 20 (1.88%) Computer Science
5 15 (1.41%) Blackberry
6 13 (1.22%) Thin Client
6 13 (1.22%) Fat Client
7 9 (0.85%) Clustering
8 8 (0.75%) Celerra
8 8 (0.75%) CLARiiON
9 7 (0.66%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (0.56%) EqualLogic
10 6 (0.56%) e-Health
11 5 (0.47%) Replication
11 5 (0.47%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.47%) Smartphone
11 5 (0.47%) Performance Metrics
12 4 (0.38%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 268 (25.21%) Windows
2 187 (17.59%) Linux
3 82 (7.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 80 (7.53%) UNIX
5 72 (6.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 30 (2.82%) Solaris
8 26 (2.45%) SUSE
9 25 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (1.98%) Windows XP
12 13 (1.22%) Windows 2000
13 10 (0.94%) CentOS
14 8 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (0.66%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.47%) Debian
16 5 (0.47%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.28%) Android
18 2 (0.19%) OpenBSD
18 2 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (18.06%) ITIL
2 93 (8.75%) Network Design
3 84 (7.90%) Mentoring
4 77 (7.24%) Project Management
5 51 (4.80%) Network Management
6 46 (4.33%) Load Balancing
6 46 (4.33%) Problem Management
7 40 (3.76%) Service Delivery
8 36 (3.39%) Change Management
9 34 (3.20%) Service Management
10 32 (3.01%) Change Control
11 31 (2.92%) Coaching
12 28 (2.63%) Incident Management
13 27 (2.54%) PRINCE2
13 27 (2.54%) Time Management
14 26 (2.45%) Line Management
14 26 (2.45%) SIEM
15 25 (2.35%) Configuration Management
16 24 (2.26%) Migration
16 24 (2.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 82 (7.71%) SQL
2 41 (3.86%) Perl
3 24 (2.26%) PowerShell
4 23 (2.16%) Bash Shell
4 23 (2.16%) Java
5 14 (1.32%) Python
6 9 (0.85%) C
7 8 (0.75%) C++
8 7 (0.66%) PHP
9 5 (0.47%) C#
10 3 (0.28%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.28%) Ruby
10 3 (0.28%) R
10 3 (0.28%) VBScript
11 2 (0.19%) VB
11 2 (0.19%) Erlang
12 1 (0.094%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.094%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 436 (41.02%) Cisco Certification
2 280 (26.34%) CCNP
3 168 (15.80%) CCNA
4 153 (14.39%) CCIE
5 117 (11.01%) Security Cleared
6 89 (8.37%) Degree
7 85 (8.00%) SC Cleared
8 73 (6.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 56 (5.27%) MCSE
10 38 (3.57%) CCSE
11 35 (3.29%) JNCIA
11 35 (3.29%) CCDP
12 30 (2.82%) CCIP
13 28 (2.63%) CCSP
13 28 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
13 28 (2.63%) CISSP
14 26 (2.45%) CCSA
14 26 (2.45%) JNCIS
15 25 (2.35%) VTSP
16 24 (2.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (10.91%) SLA
2 53 (4.99%) PCI DSS
3 32 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.94%) QA
6 6 (0.56%) COBIT
7 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.094%) GPG13
System Software
1 191 (17.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 161 (15.15%) Active Directory
3 109 (10.25%) Hyper-V
4 93 (8.75%) vSphere
5 52 (4.89%) VMware ESXi
6 36 (3.39%) XenApp
7 30 (2.82%) XenDesktop
8 25 (2.35%) VMware ESX
9 19 (1.79%) vCloud
10 17 (1.60%) Firmware
11 16 (1.51%) VMware Server
12 13 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 12 (1.13%) XenServer
14 11 (1.03%) Terminal Services
15 9 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
16 8 (0.75%) ProxySG
17 5 (0.47%) NFS
17 5 (0.47%) KVM
18 3 (0.28%) Terminal Server
19 2 (0.19%) Snort
Systems Management
1 38 (3.57%) SCCM
2 27 (2.54%) Nagios
3 26 (2.45%) Puppet
4 20 (1.88%) SCOM
5 19 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
6 15 (1.41%) Backup Exec
7 13 (1.22%) FortiGate
8 12 (1.13%) Cisco UCCX
9 11 (1.03%) Cisco IPCC
10 10 (0.94%) Zenoss
11 9 (0.85%) EdgeSight
12 8 (0.75%) ARCserve
13 7 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (0.56%) CiscoWorks
15 5 (0.47%) NetBackup
15 5 (0.47%) XenMobile
15 5 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
16 4 (0.38%) SCOrch
16 4 (0.38%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 401 (37.72%) Juniper
2 301 (28.32%) VMware
3 225 (21.17%) Microsoft
4 190 (17.87%) CheckPoint
5 188 (17.69%) F5
6 162 (15.24%) HP
7 154 (14.49%) Citrix
8 84 (7.90%) Avaya
9 66 (6.21%) EMC
10 65 (6.11%) NetApp
11 48 (4.52%) IBM
12 46 (4.33%) Red Hat
13 44 (4.14%) Dell
14 41 (3.86%) Blue Coat
15 40 (3.76%) Nokia
16 39 (3.67%) Aruba
17 38 (3.57%) Brocade
18 37 (3.48%) Symantec
19 31 (2.92%) Nortel
20 28 (2.63%) Huawei
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £50k plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Training + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary and Package
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent career development
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £65000 - £71500 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Comvergent Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus and Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Hudson IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + pen, health
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago