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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 14 18 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 267 218 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.77% 8.98% 14.91%
As % of the Vendors category 21.76% 16.82% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 187 139 285
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £32,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
1227 1296 1299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 49.48% 53.40% 59.23%
Number of salaries quoted 852 917 1019
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 April 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 241 (48.10%) Firewall
2 229 (45.71%) Cisco Certification
3 190 (37.92%) Juniper
4 152 (30.34%) CCNP
5 138 (27.54%) Microsoft
6 136 (27.15%) Windows
7 124 (24.75%) F5
8 114 (22.75%) VMware
9 110 (21.96%) TCP/IP
10 109 (21.76%) Linux
11 108 (21.56%) MPLS
12 104 (20.76%) WAN
13 102 (20.36%) CCNA
14 98 (19.56%) HP
14 98 (19.56%) LAN
15 94 (18.76%) BGP
15 94 (18.76%) Telecoms
16 88 (17.56%) Cisco ASA
17 87 (17.37%) ITIL
18 86 (17.17%) MS Excel
19 80 (15.97%) OSPF
20 78 (15.57%) CheckPoint
21 71 (14.17%) VPN
22 69 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
23 68 (13.57%) VoIP
24 67 (13.37%) Windows Server 2008
24 67 (13.37%) Cisco Nexus
25 66 (13.17%) Network Security
26 65 (12.97%) Security Cleared
27 64 (12.77%) SAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 31 (6.19%) MS Exchange
2 30 (5.99%) Lync
3 27 (5.39%) IIS
4 17 (3.39%) Apache
5 14 (2.79%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.00%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.40%) CMS
9 2 (0.40%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.20%) MTS
10 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.20%) SAS
10 1 (0.20%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 86 (17.17%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.59%) MS Visio
3 22 (4.39%) MS Office
4 4 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.40%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (2.40%) Mimecast
2 7 (1.40%) Office 365
3 4 (0.80%) SaaS
4 2 (0.40%) PaaS
4 2 (0.40%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 241 (48.10%) Firewall
2 110 (21.96%) TCP/IP
3 108 (21.56%) MPLS
4 104 (20.76%) WAN
5 98 (19.56%) LAN
6 94 (18.76%) BGP
7 88 (17.56%) Cisco ASA
8 80 (15.97%) OSPF
9 71 (14.17%) VPN
10 68 (13.57%) VoIP
11 67 (13.37%) Cisco Nexus
12 66 (13.17%) Network Security
13 64 (12.77%) SAN
14 55 (10.98%) Internet
15 54 (10.78%) DNS
16 50 (9.98%) Wireless
17 40 (7.98%) IPsec
18 38 (7.58%) EIGRP
19 32 (6.39%) Broadband
20 30 (5.99%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.39%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.59%) MySQL
3 15 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 10 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Subversion
1 2 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
General
1 94 (18.76%) Telecoms
2 53 (10.58%) Finance
3 17 (3.39%) Legal
3 17 (3.39%) Marketing
4 14 (2.79%) Billing
5 10 (2.00%) Retail
6 3 (0.60%) Banking
7 2 (0.40%) French Language
7 2 (0.40%) German Language
7 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.40%) Electronics
8 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 115 (22.95%) Network Engineer
2 66 (13.17%) Architect
3 50 (9.98%) Support Engineer
4 48 (9.58%) Security Engineer
5 42 (8.38%) Consultant
6 32 (6.39%) Administrator
7 31 (6.19%) Network Architect
8 27 (5.39%) Systems Administrator
9 23 (4.59%) Senior Network Engineer
10 22 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
10 22 (4.39%) Network Security Engineer
11 21 (4.19%) Analyst
11 21 (4.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 21 (4.19%) Linux Administrator
12 20 (3.99%) Cisco Engineer
12 20 (3.99%) Desktop Support
13 17 (3.39%) IT Support
14 16 (3.19%) NOC Engineer
14 16 (3.19%) Team Leader
15 15 (2.99%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.19%) LAMP
2 10 (2.00%) Software Packaging
3 9 (1.80%) CSS
4 4 (0.80%) WAP
5 3 (0.60%) CGI
5 3 (0.60%) .NET
6 2 (0.40%) XMPP
6 2 (0.40%) Flash
7 1 (0.20%) HTML
7 1 (0.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.39%) Open Source
3 21 (4.19%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.20%) Smartphone
5 10 (2.00%) N-Tier
5 10 (2.00%) Clustering
6 9 (1.80%) Statistics
6 9 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.60%) Fat Client
7 8 (1.60%) Thin Client
8 6 (1.20%) EqualLogic
9 5 (1.00%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.40%) FMCG
11 2 (0.40%) PKI
11 2 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.40%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.40%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Cloud
12 1 (0.20%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 136 (27.15%) Windows
2 109 (21.76%) Linux
3 67 (13.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (10.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 47 (9.38%) UNIX
6 28 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (4.39%) Solaris
8 19 (3.79%) Windows 2000
8 19 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (3.39%) Windows 7
10 15 (2.99%) CentOS
11 5 (1.00%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.60%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.40%) Debian
13 2 (0.40%) OpenBSD
13 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.40%) Android
14 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (17.37%) ITIL
2 58 (11.58%) Project Management
3 55 (10.98%) Load Balancing
4 35 (6.99%) Mentoring
5 34 (6.79%) Network Design
6 30 (5.99%) Time Management
7 26 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (4.79%) Business Development
9 23 (4.59%) Network Management
10 22 (4.39%) Migration
11 20 (3.99%) Service Delivery
12 17 (3.39%) Change Control
13 14 (2.79%) Change Management
13 14 (2.79%) TOGAF
13 14 (2.79%) Coaching
13 14 (2.79%) Line Management
14 12 (2.40%) Project Planning
14 12 (2.40%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (2.20%) Validation
16 10 (2.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (7.58%) Perl
2 29 (5.79%) SQL
3 23 (4.59%) Bash Shell
4 17 (3.39%) PHP
5 14 (2.79%) Python
6 4 (0.80%) Shell Script
6 4 (0.80%) PowerShell
6 4 (0.80%) Java
7 3 (0.60%) R
8 2 (0.40%) Ruby
8 2 (0.40%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.40%) C
8 2 (0.40%) C++
8 2 (0.40%) VBScript
9 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 229 (45.71%) Cisco Certification
2 152 (30.34%) CCNP
3 102 (20.36%) CCNA
4 65 (12.97%) Security Cleared
5 51 (10.18%) SC Cleared
6 48 (9.58%) CCIE
7 44 (8.78%) Degree
8 37 (7.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (5.19%) MCSE
10 24 (4.79%) CCSP
11 22 (4.39%) CCDP
12 19 (3.79%) JNCIA
13 18 (3.59%) JNCIS
14 14 (2.79%) CCIP
14 14 (2.79%) CCSA
14 14 (2.79%) CCSE
15 12 (2.40%) MCSA
15 12 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 11 (2.20%) MCITP
17 10 (2.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (9.98%) SLA
2 10 (2.00%) COBIT
3 5 (1.00%) QA
4 4 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 69 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (11.18%) Hyper-V
3 53 (10.58%) Active Directory
4 29 (5.79%) vSphere
5 14 (2.79%) XenApp
6 13 (2.59%) XenServer
6 13 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (2.00%) vCloud
7 10 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 10 (2.00%) Terminal Services
8 8 (1.60%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.40%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.40%) Firmware
10 1 (0.20%) iptables
10 1 (0.20%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.20%) Snort
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (2.40%) SCCM
2 10 (2.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 9 (1.80%) Cisco UCCX
3 9 (1.80%) FortiGate
4 5 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (1.00%) Nagios
5 3 (0.60%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.60%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.40%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.40%) WSUS
6 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.40%) SCOM
6 2 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.20%) PureDisk
7 1 (0.20%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.20%) OPNET
7 1 (0.20%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 190 (37.92%) Juniper
2 138 (27.54%) Microsoft
3 124 (24.75%) F5
4 114 (22.75%) VMware
5 98 (19.56%) HP
6 78 (15.57%) CheckPoint
7 52 (10.38%) Red Hat
7 52 (10.38%) Citrix
8 42 (8.38%) Blue Coat
9 37 (7.39%) Dell
10 33 (6.59%) Avaya
10 33 (6.59%) IBM
11 24 (4.79%) Symantec
11 24 (4.79%) Sourcefire
12 23 (4.59%) 3PAR
13 21 (4.19%) Oracle
14 20 (3.99%) NetApp
15 19 (3.79%) Huawei
15 19 (3.79%) Crossbeam
16 18 (3.59%) Fortinet
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