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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 9 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 295 197 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.36% 7.73% 9.08%
As % of the Vendors category 21.03% 13.80% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 225 128 169
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
1403 1428 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 54.04% 56.07% 46.27%
Number of salaries quoted 899 1043 789
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (45.78%) Firewall
2 197 (39.56%) Juniper
3 188 (37.75%) Cisco Certification
4 151 (30.32%) CCNP
5 130 (26.10%) F5
6 107 (21.49%) Windows
7 105 (21.08%) Network Security
8 104 (20.88%) Microsoft
9 103 (20.68%) Telecoms
10 102 (20.48%) LAN
10 102 (20.48%) OSPF
11 99 (19.88%) BGP
11 99 (19.88%) VMware
12 96 (19.28%) MPLS
12 96 (19.28%) TCP/IP
13 90 (18.07%) CheckPoint
14 84 (16.87%) ITIL
14 84 (16.87%) VPN
15 81 (16.27%) WAN
15 81 (16.27%) Citrix
16 78 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
17 76 (15.26%) Cisco Nexus
18 71 (14.26%) Cisco ASA
19 69 (13.86%) DNS
20 63 (12.65%) HP
21 58 (11.65%) Linux
21 58 (11.65%) Active Directory
22 57 (11.45%) Wireless
22 57 (11.45%) Network Design
23 56 (11.24%) VoIP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 35 (7.03%) MS Exchange
2 24 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (3.21%) Lync
4 16 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (2.41%) IIS
6 10 (2.01%) Apache
6 10 (2.01%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.00%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.60%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.60%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.40%) SAS
11 2 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.20%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.20%) MTS
Applications
1 33 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.01%) MS Office
3 5 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.40%) MS Project
4 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 228 (45.78%) Firewall
2 105 (21.08%) Network Security
3 102 (20.48%) OSPF
3 102 (20.48%) LAN
4 99 (19.88%) BGP
5 96 (19.28%) MPLS
5 96 (19.28%) TCP/IP
6 84 (16.87%) VPN
7 81 (16.27%) WAN
8 76 (15.26%) Cisco Nexus
9 71 (14.26%) Cisco ASA
10 69 (13.86%) DNS
11 57 (11.45%) Wireless
12 56 (11.24%) VoIP
13 47 (9.44%) SSL
13 47 (9.44%) Internet
14 43 (8.63%) EIGRP
15 41 (8.23%) IPsec
16 39 (7.83%) SNMP
17 29 (5.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.02%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 103 (20.68%) Telecoms
2 55 (11.04%) Finance
3 14 (2.81%) Marketing
4 9 (1.81%) Retail
5 4 (0.80%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.60%) Legal
6 3 (0.60%) German Language
7 2 (0.40%) French Language
8 1 (0.20%) Advertising
8 1 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 108 (21.69%) Network Engineer
2 61 (12.25%) Architect
3 58 (11.65%) Security Engineer
4 52 (10.44%) Support Engineer
5 48 (9.64%) Consultant
6 41 (8.23%) Network Security Engineer
7 31 (6.22%) Network Architect
8 30 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
8 30 (6.02%) Administrator
9 26 (5.22%) Desktop Support
10 24 (4.82%) Technical Design Authority
11 21 (4.22%) Desktop Engineer
12 20 (4.02%) Network Consultant
12 20 (4.02%) Designer
13 19 (3.82%) Senior Architect
13 19 (3.82%) Network Designer
13 19 (3.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 19 (3.82%) Linux Administrator
13 19 (3.82%) Senior Network Architect
14 17 (3.41%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.00%) HTML
1 5 (1.00%) XML
1 5 (1.00%) XMPP
2 2 (0.40%) CGI
2 2 (0.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.21%) Open Source
3 13 (2.61%) FlexPod
4 12 (2.41%) CLARiiON
4 12 (2.41%) Celerra
5 10 (2.01%) Thin Client
5 10 (2.01%) Fat Client
6 8 (1.61%) Smartphone
7 6 (1.20%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.80%) iPhone
10 3 (0.60%) CESG
10 3 (0.60%) Replication
10 3 (0.60%) HP StorageWorks
11 2 (0.40%) Clustering
11 2 (0.40%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.40%) SecurID
11 2 (0.40%) PKI
11 2 (0.40%) Statistics
12 1 (0.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 107 (21.49%) Windows
2 58 (11.65%) Linux
3 47 (9.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (8.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (4.62%) UNIX
6 21 (4.22%) Windows 7
7 18 (3.61%) Solaris
8 11 (2.21%) Windows 2000
9 10 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.80%) CentOS
12 3 (0.60%) Android
12 3 (0.60%) VMS
12 3 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.40%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.40%) Debian
13 2 (0.40%) OpenBSD
13 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (16.87%) ITIL
2 57 (11.45%) Network Design
3 47 (9.44%) Mentoring
4 32 (6.43%) Network Management
5 26 (5.22%) Problem Management
5 26 (5.22%) Project Management
6 25 (5.02%) Service Delivery
7 24 (4.82%) Load Balancing
7 24 (4.82%) Incident Management
8 22 (4.42%) Line Management
9 21 (4.22%) Time Management
10 14 (2.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (2.61%) Capacity Management
11 13 (2.61%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (2.41%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (2.21%) Migration
14 10 (2.01%) Validation
14 10 (2.01%) Change Control
15 9 (1.81%) Coaching
15 9 (1.81%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 29 (5.82%) Perl
2 23 (4.62%) Bash Shell
3 9 (1.81%) PowerShell
3 9 (1.81%) SQL
4 6 (1.20%) Python
4 6 (1.20%) Java
5 5 (1.00%) PHP
6 3 (0.60%) C
7 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.40%) Ruby
7 2 (0.40%) R
8 1 (0.20%) VBScript
8 1 (0.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 188 (37.75%) Cisco Certification
2 151 (30.32%) CCNP
3 55 (11.04%) Security Cleared
4 49 (9.84%) CCIE
5 48 (9.64%) SC Cleared
6 47 (9.44%) CCNA
7 42 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 40 (8.03%) MCSE
9 36 (7.23%) Degree
10 30 (6.02%) VTSP
11 27 (5.42%) CCDP
12 26 (5.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 24 (4.82%) NCDA
13 24 (4.82%) NCIE
14 23 (4.62%) Citrix Certification
15 21 (4.22%) JNCIS
16 20 (4.02%) CCIP
16 20 (4.02%) VCAP
17 19 (3.82%) MCITP
18 18 (3.61%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.83%) SLA
2 17 (3.41%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (2.01%) QA
5 6 (1.20%) COBIT
6 4 (0.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 78 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (11.65%) Active Directory
3 44 (8.84%) Hyper-V
4 41 (8.23%) vSphere
5 24 (4.82%) XenApp
5 24 (4.82%) XenDesktop
6 23 (4.62%) vCloud
7 17 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (1.81%) ProxySG
9 6 (1.20%) Firmware
9 6 (1.20%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.40%) Snort
10 2 (0.40%) Nmap
10 2 (0.40%) Squid
10 2 (0.40%) XenServer
10 2 (0.40%) Varnish
10 2 (0.40%) qmail
10 2 (0.40%) Postfix
10 2 (0.40%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 17 (3.41%) FortiGate
2 7 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (1.00%) XenMobile
4 4 (0.80%) SCOrch
4 4 (0.80%) SCCM
5 3 (0.60%) SCOM
5 3 (0.60%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.60%) Legato
5 3 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.40%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.40%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.40%) HP NNM
6 2 (0.40%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 197 (39.56%) Juniper
2 130 (26.10%) F5
3 104 (20.88%) Microsoft
4 99 (19.88%) VMware
5 90 (18.07%) CheckPoint
6 81 (16.27%) Citrix
7 63 (12.65%) HP
8 43 (8.63%) Avaya
9 39 (7.83%) NetApp
10 36 (7.23%) Huawei
11 31 (6.22%) Red Hat
11 31 (6.22%) Blue Coat
12 30 (6.02%) EMC
13 20 (4.02%) Nortel
13 20 (4.02%) Aruba
14 19 (3.82%) Sourcefire
14 19 (3.82%) IBM
15 18 (3.61%) Nokia
16 15 (3.01%) Symantec
16 15 (3.01%) Dell
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