The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 20 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 203 196 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.07% 8.55% 7.62%
As % of the Vendors category 15.58% 16.43% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 145 141 131
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Cisco
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1303 1193 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.81% 52.05% 46.82%
Number of salaries quoted 899 906 758
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,500 £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 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 19 September 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 233 (52.95%) Firewall
2 170 (38.64%) Juniper
3 157 (35.68%) Cisco Certification
4 144 (32.73%) OSPF
5 135 (30.68%) BGP
6 129 (29.32%) F5
7 119 (27.05%) Microsoft
8 117 (26.59%) CCNP
8 117 (26.59%) Telecoms
9 111 (25.23%) MPLS
10 102 (23.18%) VoIP
11 101 (22.95%) Internet
12 100 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
13 98 (22.27%) CheckPoint
14 97 (22.05%) SNMP
15 90 (20.45%) DNS
16 89 (20.23%) Network Management
17 85 (19.32%) VMware
18 83 (18.86%) WAN
18 83 (18.86%) Network Security
19 78 (17.73%) Windows
20 75 (17.05%) TCP/IP
21 72 (16.36%) Linux
21 72 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
22 70 (15.91%) LAN
23 62 (14.09%) HP
23 62 (14.09%) Network Design
24 61 (13.86%) VPN
25 57 (12.95%) Citrix
26 56 (12.73%) NetApp

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (6.14%) MS Exchange
2 22 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 18 (4.09%) WebSphere
4 17 (3.86%) Lync
5 16 (3.64%) IIS
5 16 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (1.82%) Apache
8 5 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.68%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.95%) MS Office
3 3 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.64%) SaaS
2 3 (0.68%) Office 365
2 3 (0.68%) IaaS
3 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 233 (52.95%) Firewall
2 144 (32.73%) OSPF
3 135 (30.68%) BGP
4 111 (25.23%) MPLS
5 102 (23.18%) VoIP
6 101 (22.95%) Internet
7 100 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
8 97 (22.05%) SNMP
9 90 (20.45%) DNS
10 83 (18.86%) WAN
10 83 (18.86%) Network Security
11 75 (17.05%) TCP/IP
12 70 (15.91%) LAN
13 61 (13.86%) VPN
14 51 (11.59%) Broadband
15 45 (10.23%) Cisco ASA
16 44 (10.00%) SSL
17 42 (9.55%) Wireless
17 42 (9.55%) IPsec
18 33 (7.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.05%) MySQL
4 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 117 (26.59%) Telecoms
2 43 (9.77%) Finance
3 42 (9.55%) Billing
3 42 (9.55%) Retail
4 15 (3.41%) Marketing
5 4 (0.91%) Legal
5 4 (0.91%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.68%) French Language
6 3 (0.68%) German Language
7 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 88 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 56 (12.73%) Consultant
3 54 (12.27%) Architect
4 53 (12.05%) Security Engineer
5 46 (10.45%) Design Engineer
6 45 (10.23%) IP Engineer
7 43 (9.77%) Senior Design Engineer
8 34 (7.73%) Senior IP Engineer
9 32 (7.27%) Administrator
9 32 (7.27%) Systems Administrator
10 26 (5.91%) Network Security Engineer
10 26 (5.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 26 (5.91%) Linux Administrator
11 25 (5.68%) Network Architect
12 24 (5.45%) Network Consultant
12 24 (5.45%) Technical Design Authority
13 22 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
14 20 (4.55%) Pre Sales Consultant
15 18 (4.09%) Support Engineer
16 17 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.41%) SOAP
2 4 (0.91%) XML
2 4 (0.91%) XMPP
2 4 (0.91%) HTML
3 2 (0.45%) .NET
4 1 (0.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 51 (11.59%) Smartphone
2 26 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.45%) FlexPod
4 19 (4.32%) Open Source
5 12 (2.73%) CLARiiON
6 11 (2.50%) Celerra
7 8 (1.82%) Firmware
8 4 (0.91%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (0.68%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.68%) HP StorageWorks
9 3 (0.68%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.45%) Clustering
10 2 (0.45%) CESG
10 2 (0.45%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.45%) SecurID
10 2 (0.45%) PKI
10 2 (0.45%) Replication
10 2 (0.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 78 (17.73%) Windows
2 72 (16.36%) Linux
3 45 (10.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (9.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (6.82%) UNIX
6 17 (3.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (3.18%) CentOS
8 14 (3.18%) Solaris
9 8 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (1.14%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.91%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.68%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.68%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.68%) VMS
13 1 (0.23%) zOS
13 1 (0.23%) AIX
13 1 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (20.23%) Network Management
2 62 (14.09%) Network Design
3 55 (12.50%) ITIL
4 41 (9.32%) Load Balancing
5 35 (7.95%) Mentoring
6 33 (7.50%) Capacity Management
7 24 (5.45%) Time Management
8 19 (4.32%) Validation
9 13 (2.95%) Service Delivery
9 13 (2.95%) Change Management
9 13 (2.95%) Incident Management
9 13 (2.95%) Product Management
10 12 (2.73%) Mobile Device Management
11 11 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (2.27%) Demand Forecasting
12 10 (2.27%) Risk Assessment
13 9 (2.05%) Deep Packet Inspection
14 8 (1.82%) SIEM
14 8 (1.82%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 49 (11.14%) Perl
2 38 (8.64%) Bash Shell
3 27 (6.14%) SQL
4 17 (3.86%) PowerShell
5 11 (2.50%) Python
6 9 (2.05%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.59%) Ruby
8 4 (0.91%) Java
9 3 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 157 (35.68%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (26.59%) CCNP
3 50 (11.36%) CCNA
4 38 (8.64%) Security Cleared
5 35 (7.95%) CCIE
5 35 (7.95%) SC Cleared
6 34 (7.73%) VTSP
7 32 (7.27%) NCDA
7 32 (7.27%) NCIE
7 32 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 30 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 28 (6.36%) MCSE
10 25 (5.68%) Citrix Certification
10 25 (5.68%) Degree
11 22 (5.00%) VCAP
12 20 (4.55%) CCA
13 19 (4.32%) CCSA
13 19 (4.32%) MCITP
14 18 (4.09%) CCSE
15 16 (3.64%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.55%) SLA
2 16 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.95%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.05%) QA
5 6 (1.36%) COBIT
6 4 (0.91%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 72 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (9.32%) Active Directory
3 36 (8.18%) Hyper-V
4 35 (7.95%) vSphere
5 25 (5.68%) XenDesktop
6 23 (5.23%) vCloud
7 12 (2.73%) ProxySG
8 7 (1.59%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.59%) XenApp
9 5 (1.14%) KVM
10 4 (0.91%) qmail
10 4 (0.91%) Postfix
10 4 (0.91%) Squid
11 3 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.45%) Snort
12 2 (0.45%) Nmap
12 2 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.45%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.45%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 17 (3.86%) FortiGate
2 15 (3.41%) CiscoWorks
2 15 (3.41%) HP NNM
3 6 (1.36%) NetBackup
3 6 (1.36%) Legato
4 5 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.14%) Puppet
5 3 (0.68%) SCOrch
5 3 (0.68%) XenMobile
5 3 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.68%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.68%) SCCM
6 2 (0.45%) SCOM
6 2 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.45%) Cacti
6 2 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.45%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.45%) Nagios
6 2 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 170 (38.64%) Juniper
2 129 (29.32%) F5
3 119 (27.05%) Microsoft
4 98 (22.27%) CheckPoint
5 85 (19.32%) VMware
6 62 (14.09%) HP
7 57 (12.95%) Citrix
8 56 (12.73%) NetApp
9 46 (10.45%) Red Hat
10 40 (9.09%) EMC
11 39 (8.86%) Huawei
12 38 (8.64%) Blue Coat
13 20 (4.55%) Nokia
14 16 (3.64%) Avaya
15 15 (3.41%) Nortel
15 15 (3.41%) Symantec
15 15 (3.41%) Fortinet
16 14 (3.18%) McAfee
16 14 (3.18%) IBM
17 13 (2.95%) Aruba
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