The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 50 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 94 171 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.77% 8.01% 6.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.20% 22.59% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 77 143 134
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £35,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £64,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
922 757 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.94% 35.46% 34.54%
Number of salaries quoted 661 532 748
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco Certification
Berkshire

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in Reading

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 170 (83.33%) Cisco
2 133 (65.20%) CCNP
3 91 (44.61%) Firewall
4 90 (44.12%) CCNA
5 77 (37.75%) Telecoms
6 72 (35.29%) CCIE
7 64 (31.37%) F5
8 63 (30.88%) Juniper
9 55 (26.96%) MPLS
10 50 (24.51%) Microsoft
10 50 (24.51%) Degree
11 47 (23.04%) BGP
12 46 (22.55%) VoIP
13 44 (21.57%) HP
14 43 (21.08%) WAN
15 41 (20.10%) VPN
16 40 (19.61%) ITIL
16 40 (19.61%) OSPF
16 40 (19.61%) Security Cleared
17 35 (17.16%) LAN
17 35 (17.16%) TCP/IP
18 34 (16.67%) Linux
18 34 (16.67%) SC Cleared
18 34 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
19 31 (15.20%) MS Excel
20 30 (14.71%) DNS
21 29 (14.22%) Ethernet
21 29 (14.22%) Network Security
21 29 (14.22%) Cisco ASA
22 28 (13.73%) Blue Coat

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (13.24%) Lync
2 14 (6.86%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.43%) IIS
4 5 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.47%) Apache
7 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (0.98%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.49%) Eucalyptus
8 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 31 (15.20%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.35%) MS Office
3 6 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.35%) SaaS
2 1 (0.49%) Office 365
2 1 (0.49%) PaaS
2 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.49%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 91 (44.61%) Firewall
2 55 (26.96%) MPLS
3 47 (23.04%) BGP
4 46 (22.55%) VoIP
5 43 (21.08%) WAN
6 41 (20.10%) VPN
7 40 (19.61%) OSPF
8 35 (17.16%) LAN
8 35 (17.16%) TCP/IP
9 34 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 30 (14.71%) DNS
11 29 (14.22%) Ethernet
11 29 (14.22%) Network Security
11 29 (14.22%) Cisco ASA
12 25 (12.25%) SAN
13 23 (11.27%) ATM
13 23 (11.27%) Wireless
14 21 (10.29%) IPsec
15 19 (9.31%) SMTP
15 19 (9.31%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.37%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.41%) MySQL
3 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.49%) DB2
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 77 (37.75%) Telecoms
2 12 (5.88%) Back Office
2 12 (5.88%) Marketing
3 10 (4.90%) Retail
4 9 (4.41%) Billing
5 5 (2.45%) Finance
5 5 (2.45%) Legal
6 4 (1.96%) Electronics
7 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.49%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) French Language
7 1 (0.49%) German Language
7 1 (0.49%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 62 (30.39%) Network Engineer
2 30 (14.71%) Architect
3 22 (10.78%) Consultant
4 21 (10.29%) Support Engineer
5 20 (9.80%) Network Architect
5 20 (9.80%) IP Engineer
6 15 (7.35%) Senior Network Engineer
7 14 (6.86%) Security Engineer
8 13 (6.37%) Cisco Engineer
9 10 (4.90%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (4.90%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (4.41%) Technical Support
10 9 (4.41%) Technical Engineer
10 9 (4.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 9 (4.41%) Technical Support Engineer
11 8 (3.92%) Administrator
12 7 (3.43%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (3.43%) Network Security Engineer
12 7 (3.43%) Network Specialist
13 6 (2.94%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.47%) CGI
2 2 (0.98%) ODBC
3 1 (0.49%) XMPP
3 1 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 3 (1.47%) Open Source
2 3 (1.47%) Blackberry
3 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (0.98%) FlexPod
3 2 (0.98%) iPhone
3 2 (0.98%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.67%) Linux
2 25 (12.25%) UNIX
2 25 (12.25%) Windows
3 15 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (4.90%) CentOS
5 8 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.45%) Solaris
8 4 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.47%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.47%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.98%) Debian
10 2 (0.98%) Android
11 1 (0.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.61%) ITIL
2 28 (13.73%) Network Design
3 15 (7.35%) Network Architecture
4 14 (6.86%) Load Balancing
5 13 (6.37%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (5.39%) Change Management
7 10 (4.90%) Problem Management
7 10 (4.90%) Network Management
8 9 (4.41%) Configuration Management
8 9 (4.41%) CRM
9 7 (3.43%) Release Management
10 5 (2.45%) Project Management
10 5 (2.45%) PRINCE2
11 4 (1.96%) Product Marketing
11 4 (1.96%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (1.96%) Validation
11 4 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (1.96%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (1.96%) SIEM
12 3 (1.47%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.78%) Perl
2 16 (7.84%) SQL
3 9 (4.41%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.45%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.45%) Python
4 5 (2.45%) C
Qualifications
1 133 (65.20%) CCNP
2 90 (44.12%) CCNA
3 72 (35.29%) CCIE
4 50 (24.51%) Degree
5 40 (19.61%) Security Cleared
6 34 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 26 (12.75%) CCDP
8 24 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (9.80%) MCSE
10 18 (8.82%) CCIP
11 16 (7.84%) RHCE
12 12 (5.88%) CCSP
13 11 (5.39%) CCVP
14 10 (4.90%) JNCIA
14 10 (4.90%) Sun Certification
15 9 (4.41%) MCITP
15 9 (4.41%) SCSA
16 8 (3.92%) CCSA
17 7 (3.43%) CCDA
17 7 (3.43%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.86%) SLA
2 2 (0.98%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.98%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.41%) vSphere
4 7 (3.43%) ProxySG
5 5 (2.45%) XenApp
6 3 (1.47%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.47%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.98%) Xen
7 2 (0.98%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.49%) vCloud
8 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.49%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.49%) XenServer
8 1 (0.49%) PowerConvert
Systems Management
1 9 (4.41%) Puppet
1 9 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.45%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (2.45%) Netcool
3 4 (1.96%) HP NNM
3 4 (1.96%) OpenView
3 4 (1.96%) Nagios
3 4 (1.96%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.47%) ARCserve
4 3 (1.47%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.98%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.49%) Cacti
6 1 (0.49%) SmokePing
6 1 (0.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 170 (83.33%) Cisco
2 64 (31.37%) F5
3 63 (30.88%) Juniper
4 50 (24.51%) Microsoft
5 44 (21.57%) HP
6 28 (13.73%) Blue Coat
7 26 (12.75%) CheckPoint
8 21 (10.29%) VMware
9 20 (9.80%) Fortinet
10 17 (8.33%) ProCurve
10 17 (8.33%) Aruba
11 16 (7.84%) Red Hat
12 12 (5.88%) Citrix
12 12 (5.88%) Oracle
12 12 (5.88%) Riverbed
13 11 (5.39%) Sun
14 7 (3.43%) Huawei
15 6 (2.94%) Avaya
15 6 (2.94%) EMC
16 5 (2.45%) Foundry
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + on-call + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 48,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Including a full Benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago