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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 17 28 12
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 223 176 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.43% 7.83% 12.66%
As % of the Vendors category 18.65% 13.87% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 167 129 234
Average salary £42,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,100 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
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
1196 1269 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 50.55% 56.43% 54.33%
Number of salaries quoted 830 920 847
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 March 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

1 232 (45.05%) Firewall
2 205 (39.81%) Cisco Certification
3 189 (36.70%) Juniper
4 154 (29.90%) CCNP
5 133 (25.83%) Windows
6 126 (24.47%) Microsoft
7 122 (23.69%) F5
8 111 (21.55%) VMware
8 111 (21.55%) TCP/IP
9 104 (20.19%) LAN
9 104 (20.19%) Telecoms
10 98 (19.03%) MPLS
11 95 (18.45%) BGP
12 94 (18.25%) WAN
13 93 (18.06%) Network Security
14 92 (17.86%) Linux
15 87 (16.89%) OSPF
16 86 (16.70%) VPN
17 84 (16.31%) Cisco ASA
18 83 (16.12%) ITIL
18 83 (16.12%) HP
19 76 (14.76%) CheckPoint
20 75 (14.56%) Citrix
20 75 (14.56%) VMware Infrastructure
21 72 (13.98%) CCNA
22 64 (12.43%) Cisco Nexus
23 62 (12.04%) MS Excel
24 60 (11.65%) DNS
25 59 (11.46%) Active Directory
26 58 (11.26%) Finance

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 32 (6.21%) MS Exchange
2 24 (4.66%) Lync
3 21 (4.08%) IIS
4 17 (3.30%) Apache
5 14 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.17%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.78%) Lotus Domino
11 3 (0.58%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.58%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.39%) CMS
13 1 (0.19%) SAS
13 1 (0.19%) MTS
13 1 (0.19%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 62 (12.04%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.47%) MS Office
3 14 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.39%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.58%) SaaS
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
3 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 232 (45.05%) Firewall
2 111 (21.55%) TCP/IP
3 104 (20.19%) LAN
4 98 (19.03%) MPLS
5 95 (18.45%) BGP
6 94 (18.25%) WAN
7 93 (18.06%) Network Security
8 87 (16.89%) OSPF
9 86 (16.70%) VPN
10 84 (16.31%) Cisco ASA
11 64 (12.43%) Cisco Nexus
12 60 (11.65%) DNS
13 56 (10.87%) VoIP
14 53 (10.29%) Wireless
15 46 (8.93%) EIGRP
16 44 (8.54%) SSL
17 43 (8.35%) SAN
18 41 (7.96%) Internet
19 38 (7.38%) IPsec
20 29 (5.63%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.11%) MySQL
3 8 (1.55%) Oracle Database
4 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Subversion
General
1 104 (20.19%) Telecoms
2 58 (11.26%) Finance
3 15 (2.91%) Marketing
4 10 (1.94%) Legal
5 9 (1.75%) Retail
6 6 (1.17%) Billing
7 4 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.39%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.39%) Banking
9 1 (0.19%) French Language
9 1 (0.19%) Electronics
9 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 119 (23.11%) Network Engineer
2 64 (12.43%) Security Engineer
3 63 (12.23%) Support Engineer
4 62 (12.04%) Architect
5 43 (8.35%) Consultant
6 42 (8.16%) Network Security Engineer
7 30 (5.83%) Desktop Support
8 29 (5.63%) Administrator
9 27 (5.24%) Network Architect
10 26 (5.05%) Systems Administrator
11 24 (4.66%) Desktop Engineer
12 22 (4.27%) Cisco Engineer
13 20 (3.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 20 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
13 20 (3.88%) Senior Support Engineer
13 20 (3.88%) IT Support
13 20 (3.88%) Technical Design Authority
14 19 (3.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 19 (3.69%) Linux Administrator
15 18 (3.50%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.72%) LAMP
2 5 (0.97%) XMPP
3 3 (0.58%) Software Packaging
3 3 (0.58%) WAP
4 2 (0.39%) CGI
5 1 (0.19%) HTML
5 1 (0.19%) .NET
5 1 (0.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.69%) Open Source
3 12 (2.33%) Thin Client
3 12 (2.33%) Fat Client
4 10 (1.94%) Management Information System
4 10 (1.94%) FlexPod
5 7 (1.36%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (0.97%) Celerra
7 5 (0.97%) Smartphone
7 5 (0.97%) CLARiiON
8 4 (0.78%) EqualLogic
8 4 (0.78%) iPhone
9 3 (0.58%) Clustering
9 3 (0.58%) CESG
9 3 (0.58%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.39%) PKI
10 2 (0.39%) FMCG
11 1 (0.19%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.19%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 133 (25.83%) Windows
2 92 (17.86%) Linux
3 54 (10.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (9.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (6.21%) UNIX
6 24 (4.66%) Windows 7
7 23 (4.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (3.11%) Solaris
9 15 (2.91%) CentOS
10 13 (2.52%) Windows 2000
11 8 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.97%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.58%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.58%) Android
14 2 (0.39%) Debian
14 2 (0.39%) OpenBSD
14 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (16.12%) ITIL
2 48 (9.32%) Network Design
3 44 (8.54%) Project Management
4 38 (7.38%) Load Balancing
5 36 (6.99%) Mentoring
6 28 (5.44%) Problem Management
7 26 (5.05%) Time Management
8 23 (4.47%) Line Management
9 22 (4.27%) Service Delivery
9 22 (4.27%) Migration
10 21 (4.08%) Network Management
11 19 (3.69%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (3.50%) Incident Management
13 14 (2.72%) Change Management
13 14 (2.72%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (2.33%) Performance Monitoring
15 11 (2.14%) Coaching
15 11 (2.14%) Change Control
16 9 (1.75%) PRINCE2
17 8 (1.55%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (5.24%) Perl
2 21 (4.08%) Bash Shell
3 18 (3.50%) PHP
4 17 (3.30%) SQL
5 7 (1.36%) Python
6 4 (0.78%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.58%) Java
7 3 (0.58%) R
7 3 (0.58%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.58%) C
8 2 (0.39%) C++
8 2 (0.39%) Ruby
8 2 (0.39%) VBScript
9 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 205 (39.81%) Cisco Certification
2 154 (29.90%) CCNP
3 72 (13.98%) CCNA
4 54 (10.49%) Security Cleared
5 48 (9.32%) Degree
6 45 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 43 (8.35%) CCIE
7 43 (8.35%) SC Cleared
8 39 (7.57%) MCSE
9 29 (5.63%) CCDP
10 25 (4.85%) JNCIS
11 20 (3.88%) VTSP
12 19 (3.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 15 (2.91%) CCDA
13 15 (2.91%) Citrix Certification
13 15 (2.91%) CCIP
13 15 (2.91%) MCITP
14 14 (2.72%) VCP4
14 14 (2.72%) CCSP
15 11 (2.14%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.32%) SLA
2 12 (2.33%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.94%) QA
4 7 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.36%) COBIT
5 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 75 (14.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (11.46%) Active Directory
3 57 (11.07%) Hyper-V
4 38 (7.38%) vSphere
5 24 (4.66%) XenApp
6 18 (3.50%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (3.50%) vCloud
7 16 (3.11%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.97%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.78%) ProxySG
9 4 (0.78%) XenServer
10 3 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.58%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.39%) Firmware
11 2 (0.39%) pfSense
12 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (1.94%) FortiGate
2 9 (1.75%) SCCM
3 7 (1.36%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (1.17%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (0.97%) XenMobile
6 4 (0.78%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (0.58%) SCOM
8 2 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.39%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.39%) WSUS
8 2 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.19%) Legato
9 1 (0.19%) Nagios
9 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.19%) OPNET
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco IPCC
9 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 189 (36.70%) Juniper
2 126 (24.47%) Microsoft
3 122 (23.69%) F5
4 111 (21.55%) VMware
5 83 (16.12%) HP
6 76 (14.76%) CheckPoint
7 75 (14.56%) Citrix
8 48 (9.32%) Avaya
9 44 (8.54%) Red Hat
10 31 (6.02%) Blue Coat
10 31 (6.02%) IBM
11 30 (5.83%) NetApp
12 22 (4.27%) Sourcefire
13 21 (4.08%) Huawei
14 17 (3.30%) Aruba
14 17 (3.30%) Nortel
14 17 (3.30%) EMC
15 16 (3.11%) Nokia
15 16 (3.11%) 3PAR
16 15 (2.91%) Symantec
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus, overtime
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20K commission, car
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20K bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, UK
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago