The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Reading region.

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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 21 10 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 194 276 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.16% 12.02% 8.03%
As % of the Vendors category 15.47% 23.08% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 131 218 153
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1254 1196 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.78% 52.07% 48.46%
Number of salaries quoted 864 908 920
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 £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
Berkshire

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cisco
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Reading

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 228 (55.88%) Firewall
2 156 (38.24%) Juniper
3 151 (37.01%) Cisco Certification
3 151 (37.01%) OSPF
4 146 (35.78%) BGP
5 136 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 120 (29.41%) MPLS
6 120 (29.41%) Internet
7 117 (28.68%) F5
8 112 (27.45%) VoIP
8 112 (27.45%) Microsoft
9 106 (25.98%) CCNP
10 100 (24.51%) SNMP
10 100 (24.51%) Network Management
11 99 (24.26%) DNS
12 93 (22.79%) Cisco Nexus
13 80 (19.61%) CheckPoint
14 78 (19.12%) WAN
15 72 (17.65%) Windows
16 71 (17.40%) TCP/IP
17 70 (17.16%) Linux
18 66 (16.18%) Network Design
19 65 (15.93%) Network Security
20 64 (15.69%) Smartphone
20 64 (15.69%) Broadband
20 64 (15.69%) HP
21 63 (15.44%) LAN
21 63 (15.44%) VMware
22 59 (14.46%) CCNA
23 58 (14.22%) Perl

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 25 (6.13%) Lync
2 22 (5.39%) MS Exchange
3 21 (5.15%) SharePoint
4 20 (4.90%) WebSphere
5 15 (3.68%) IIS
6 9 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.23%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.98%) Apache
9 4 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.74%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.49%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.25%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.19%) MS Office
3 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.15%) SaaS
2 4 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.98%) Office 365
3 3 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 228 (55.88%) Firewall
2 151 (37.01%) OSPF
3 146 (35.78%) BGP
4 120 (29.41%) MPLS
4 120 (29.41%) Internet
5 112 (27.45%) VoIP
6 100 (24.51%) SNMP
7 99 (24.26%) DNS
8 93 (22.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 78 (19.12%) WAN
10 71 (17.40%) TCP/IP
11 65 (15.93%) Network Security
12 64 (15.69%) Broadband
13 63 (15.44%) LAN
14 57 (13.97%) VPN
15 43 (10.54%) IPsec
16 39 (9.56%) SMTP
17 38 (9.31%) Cisco ASA
18 37 (9.07%) Wireless
19 36 (8.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.13%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.19%) MySQL
3 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 136 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 56 (13.73%) Billing
3 52 (12.75%) Retail
4 45 (11.03%) Finance
5 21 (5.15%) Marketing
6 7 (1.72%) Legal
7 2 (0.49%) French Language
7 2 (0.49%) German Language
8 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 87 (21.32%) Network Engineer
2 60 (14.71%) Security Engineer
3 57 (13.97%) IP Engineer
4 56 (13.73%) Design Engineer
5 53 (12.99%) Consultant
5 53 (12.99%) Senior Design Engineer
6 44 (10.78%) Senior IP Engineer
7 37 (9.07%) Architect
8 34 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
8 34 (8.33%) Administrator
9 32 (7.84%) Senior Security Engineer
10 29 (7.11%) Linux Administrator
10 29 (7.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 25 (6.13%) Network Security Engineer
12 22 (5.39%) Network Architect
13 19 (4.66%) Technical Design Authority
14 18 (4.41%) Senior Network Engineer
15 17 (4.17%) Support Engineer
15 17 (4.17%) Network Consultant
16 16 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.90%) SOAP
2 4 (0.98%) .NET
3 2 (0.49%) J2EE
4 1 (0.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 64 (15.69%) Smartphone
2 22 (5.39%) Open Source
3 18 (4.41%) FlexPod
4 5 (1.23%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.23%) CLARiiON
5 4 (0.98%) Firmware
5 4 (0.98%) Celerra
5 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (0.74%) CCTV
7 2 (0.49%) CESG
7 2 (0.49%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.49%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.49%) SecurID
7 2 (0.49%) HP StorageWorks
8 1 (0.25%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.25%) PKI
8 1 (0.25%) Replication
8 1 (0.25%) Clustering
8 1 (0.25%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.25%) Speech Recognition
Operating Systems
1 72 (17.65%) Windows
2 70 (17.16%) Linux
3 40 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (6.13%) UNIX
6 17 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (3.92%) CentOS
8 9 (2.21%) Solaris
9 8 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.98%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.98%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.74%) VMS
12 3 (0.74%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.49%) HPUX
13 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.25%) zOS
14 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (24.51%) Network Management
2 66 (16.18%) Network Design
3 47 (11.52%) ITIL
4 46 (11.27%) Load Balancing
5 38 (9.31%) Capacity Management
6 25 (6.13%) Time Management
7 24 (5.88%) Validation
8 16 (3.92%) Change Management
9 13 (3.19%) Product Management
10 12 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
11 10 (2.45%) Risk Assessment
11 10 (2.45%) Demand Forecasting
12 9 (2.21%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (2.21%) Configuration Management
13 8 (1.96%) Service Delivery
14 7 (1.72%) Release Management
14 7 (1.72%) Project Management
15 6 (1.47%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (1.47%) Security Management
15 6 (1.47%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (14.22%) Perl
2 43 (10.54%) Bash Shell
3 28 (6.86%) SQL
4 13 (3.19%) PowerShell
5 12 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 12 (2.94%) Python
6 6 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 151 (37.01%) Cisco Certification
2 106 (25.98%) CCNP
3 59 (14.46%) CCNA
4 43 (10.54%) Security Cleared
5 36 (8.82%) SC Cleared
6 32 (7.84%) CCIE
7 31 (7.60%) Degree
8 22 (5.39%) NCDA
8 22 (5.39%) NCIE
9 19 (4.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 17 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (3.92%) VTSP
12 15 (3.68%) CCSA
12 15 (3.68%) MCSE
13 14 (3.43%) CCSE
14 13 (3.19%) JNCIA
15 12 (2.94%) VCAP
16 11 (2.70%) CISSP
17 10 (2.45%) Citrix Certification
18 9 (2.21%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.15%) SLA
2 9 (2.21%) QA
3 6 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 48 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (7.35%) vSphere
3 25 (6.13%) Active Directory
4 19 (4.66%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.45%) XenDesktop
6 9 (2.21%) ProxySG
7 8 (1.96%) vCloud
8 5 (1.23%) KVM
9 4 (0.98%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.98%) XenApp
9 4 (0.98%) qmail
9 4 (0.98%) Postfix
9 4 (0.98%) Squid
10 3 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.49%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.49%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.49%) Varnish
12 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (4.90%) CiscoWorks
1 20 (4.90%) HP NNM
2 12 (2.94%) FortiGate
3 10 (2.45%) NetBackup
4 8 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.96%) Puppet
5 5 (1.23%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (0.98%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.98%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (0.98%) Legato
6 4 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.49%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.49%) Nagios
8 2 (0.49%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.49%) SCOM
8 2 (0.49%) Cacti
8 2 (0.49%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 156 (38.24%) Juniper
2 117 (28.68%) F5
3 112 (27.45%) Microsoft
4 80 (19.61%) CheckPoint
5 64 (15.69%) HP
6 63 (15.44%) VMware
7 44 (10.78%) Red Hat
8 42 (10.29%) NetApp
9 37 (9.07%) Citrix
10 36 (8.82%) Huawei
11 28 (6.86%) Blue Coat
11 28 (6.86%) EMC
12 16 (3.92%) Nokia
12 16 (3.92%) Symantec
13 15 (3.68%) Fortinet
14 14 (3.43%) Sun
15 13 (3.19%) Nortel
16 12 (2.94%) Avaya
17 10 (2.45%) IBM
18 9 (2.21%) Oracle
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