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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 9 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 321 225 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.27% 9.36% 7.74%
As % of the Vendors category 28.11% 18.22% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 272 169 125
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,700
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
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
1142 1235 1286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 54.33% 51.37% 56.55%
Number of salaries quoted 906 849 924
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 11 February 2016.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 348 (55.41%) Firewall
2 267 (42.52%) Cisco Certification
3 247 (39.33%) Windows
4 218 (34.71%) Linux
5 212 (33.76%) VMware
6 203 (32.32%) CCNP
7 202 (32.17%) Juniper
8 198 (31.53%) CheckPoint
9 185 (29.46%) ITIL
10 166 (26.43%) F5
11 150 (23.89%) Data Centre
12 141 (22.45%) Microsoft
13 136 (21.66%) WAN
14 132 (21.02%) Windows Server 2008
15 126 (20.06%) MPLS
16 121 (19.27%) VMware Infrastructure
17 118 (18.79%) BGP
18 117 (18.63%) TCP/IP
18 117 (18.63%) Cisco Nexus
19 115 (18.31%) CCIE
19 115 (18.31%) Unix
20 113 (17.99%) LAN
21 111 (17.68%) VPN
22 108 (17.20%) Mentoring
23 106 (16.88%) Active Directory
24 100 (15.92%) Windows Server
25 96 (15.29%) Palo Alto
25 96 (15.29%) CCNA
25 96 (15.29%) EMC
26 89 (14.17%) Cisco ASA

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 63 (10.03%) MS Exchange
2 38 (6.05%) Skype for Business
3 30 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (2.87%) OpenStack
5 16 (2.55%) Apache
6 14 (2.23%) IIS
7 9 (1.43%) Office Communications Server
8 7 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.16%) JBoss
11 1 (0.16%) SAS
Applications
1 36 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.27%) MS Office
3 3 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.16%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.05%) SaaS
2 28 (4.46%) OpenShift
3 19 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (2.39%) Office 365
5 7 (1.11%) PaaS
6 6 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.80%) IaaS
8 1 (0.16%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.16%) Responsys
8 1 (0.16%) Taleo
8 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 348 (55.41%) Firewall
2 136 (21.66%) WAN
3 126 (20.06%) MPLS
4 118 (18.79%) BGP
5 117 (18.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 117 (18.63%) TCP/IP
6 113 (17.99%) LAN
7 111 (17.68%) VPN
8 89 (14.17%) Cisco ASA
9 88 (14.01%) Network Security
9 88 (14.01%) OSPF
10 68 (10.83%) Wireless
11 60 (9.55%) DNS
12 57 (9.08%) Cisco IOS
13 55 (8.76%) VoIP
14 53 (8.44%) SAN
15 42 (6.69%) IPsec
16 40 (6.37%) IPv4
17 32 (5.10%) IPv6
18 31 (4.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.18%) MySQL
1 20 (3.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.96%) Big Data
3 4 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (0.64%) Subversion
2 3 (0.48%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.16%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.16%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.16%) Vagrant
General
1 86 (13.69%) Finance
2 71 (11.31%) Telecoms
3 53 (8.44%) German Language
4 46 (7.32%) French Language
5 14 (2.23%) Marketing
6 8 (1.27%) Advertising
6 8 (1.27%) Banking
7 6 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.80%) Brand Awareness
9 4 (0.64%) Electronics
9 4 (0.64%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.48%) Billing
11 2 (0.32%) Back Office
11 2 (0.32%) Retail
12 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 189 (30.10%) Network Engineer
2 121 (19.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 93 (14.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 90 (14.33%) Security Engineer
5 89 (14.17%) Senior Network Engineer
6 76 (12.10%) Support Engineer
7 62 (9.87%) Linux Engineer
8 48 (7.64%) Consultant
9 45 (7.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 44 (7.01%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 44 (7.01%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 43 (6.85%) Network Security Engineer
12 36 (5.73%) Analyst
12 36 (5.73%) Architect
12 36 (5.73%) Network Consultant
13 35 (5.57%) Juniper Engineer
14 33 (5.25%) Cisco Consultant
14 33 (5.25%) Cisco Network Consultant
14 33 (5.25%) VMware Engineer
15 29 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.75%) LAMP
2 9 (1.43%) CSS
3 8 (1.27%) MSMQ
4 7 (1.11%) .NET
5 5 (0.80%) Web Services
6 4 (0.64%) Sass
6 4 (0.64%) VXML
7 3 (0.48%) 802.1X
7 3 (0.48%) CGI
8 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.16%) COM
8 1 (0.16%) HTML
8 1 (0.16%) J2EE
8 1 (0.16%) REST
8 1 (0.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 150 (23.89%) Data Centre
2 54 (8.60%) EMC VNX
3 38 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (4.30%) Driving Licence
5 19 (3.03%) e-Learning
6 16 (2.55%) Clustering
7 14 (2.23%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.23%) Private Cloud
8 11 (1.75%) Replication
9 10 (1.59%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (0.96%) EMC VMAX
10 6 (0.96%) IVR
11 5 (0.80%) Cyber Attack
11 5 (0.80%) Statistics
12 4 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.64%) Handset
12 4 (0.64%) PMI
13 3 (0.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (0.48%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 247 (39.33%) Windows
2 218 (34.71%) Linux
3 132 (21.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 115 (18.31%) Unix
5 100 (15.92%) Windows Server
6 78 (12.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 69 (10.99%) Solaris
8 67 (10.67%) Windows 2000
9 54 (8.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (3.50%) CentOS
11 18 (2.87%) Debian
12 11 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.27%) Fedora
13 8 (1.27%) Ubuntu
14 7 (1.11%) Windows 8
14 7 (1.11%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.96%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.64%) HPUX
16 4 (0.64%) Windows NT
17 2 (0.32%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (29.46%) ITIL
2 108 (17.20%) Mentoring
3 81 (12.90%) Presales
4 73 (11.62%) Information Security
5 68 (10.83%) Risk Management
6 54 (8.60%) Network Design
7 44 (7.01%) Capacity Planning
8 43 (6.85%) Load Balancing
8 43 (6.85%) Migration
9 29 (4.62%) Network Management
10 24 (3.82%) Project Management
10 24 (3.82%) Root Cause Analysis
11 23 (3.66%) Coaching
12 22 (3.50%) Case Management
12 22 (3.50%) ITIL V3
13 21 (3.34%) Network Monitoring
14 20 (3.18%) Performance Improvement
14 20 (3.18%) Service Management
15 18 (2.87%) High Availability
16 17 (2.71%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (13.06%) Perl
2 57 (9.08%) Python
3 46 (7.32%) PowerShell
4 42 (6.69%) Java
5 40 (6.37%) Ruby
6 28 (4.46%) Shell Script
7 21 (3.34%) C
8 20 (3.18%) Bash Shell
8 20 (3.18%) SQL
9 13 (2.07%) PHP
10 10 (1.59%) PHP 5
11 4 (0.64%) VB
11 4 (0.64%) VBScript
12 1 (0.16%) C#
Qualifications
1 267 (42.52%) Cisco Certification
2 203 (32.32%) CCNP
3 115 (18.31%) CCIE
4 96 (15.29%) CCNA
5 52 (8.28%) Degree
6 46 (7.32%) Security Cleared
7 39 (6.21%) SC Cleared
8 36 (5.73%) ITIL Certification
9 31 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (3.82%) CCSE
11 21 (3.34%) CCSP
11 21 (3.34%) JNCIP
11 21 (3.34%) MCSE
12 20 (3.18%) CCVP
13 18 (2.87%) CCIP
14 16 (2.55%) CCDP
15 15 (2.39%) CCNP Voice
15 15 (2.39%) Check Point Certification
15 15 (2.39%) MCITP
16 12 (1.91%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.21%) SLA
2 34 (5.41%) QA
3 5 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.16%) SAS 70
System Software
1 121 (19.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 106 (16.88%) Active Directory
3 71 (11.31%) Hyper-V
4 59 (9.39%) vSphere
5 51 (8.12%) VMware ESX
6 14 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (1.75%) XenServer
8 8 (1.27%) iptables
8 8 (1.27%) ISA Server
8 8 (1.27%) VMware Server
8 8 (1.27%) XenApp
8 8 (1.27%) XenDesktop
9 7 (1.11%) Docker
9 7 (1.11%) Firmware
9 7 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.96%) SRDF
11 5 (0.80%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.64%) NDS
12 4 (0.64%) Novell eDirectory
12 4 (0.64%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 70 (11.15%) SCCM
2 40 (6.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 40 (6.37%) WSUS
3 31 (4.94%) SCOM
4 18 (2.87%) Cisco CUCM
4 18 (2.87%) Cisco UCCX
5 17 (2.71%) Cisco UCCE
6 15 (2.39%) Puppet
7 8 (1.27%) Backup Exec
7 8 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (1.11%) Cisco IPCC
9 6 (0.96%) EMC VPLEX
9 6 (0.96%) SCVMM
10 5 (0.80%) EnCase
11 4 (0.64%) EdgeSight
11 4 (0.64%) MOM
11 4 (0.64%) SCDPM
11 4 (0.64%) SCSM
12 3 (0.48%) XenMobile
12 3 (0.48%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 212 (33.76%) VMware
2 202 (32.17%) Juniper
3 198 (31.53%) CheckPoint
4 166 (26.43%) F5
5 141 (22.45%) Microsoft
6 96 (15.29%) EMC
6 96 (15.29%) Palo Alto
7 84 (13.38%) Red Hat
8 80 (12.74%) Blue Coat
9 67 (10.67%) HP
9 67 (10.67%) Sourcefire
10 63 (10.03%) Crossbeam
11 50 (7.96%) Citrix
12 40 (6.37%) Qualys
13 20 (3.18%) Dell
13 20 (3.18%) NetApp
14 18 (2.87%) Forcepoint
15 17 (2.71%) Avaya
16 16 (2.55%) NetScout
17 15 (2.39%) Fortinet
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