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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 21 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 207 234 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.28% 10.24% 7.64%
As % of the Vendors category 15.63% 19.57% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 137 179 133
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
1324 1196 985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.94% 52.32% 47.33%
Number of salaries quoted 934 900 824
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £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 21 August 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 227 (54.31%) Firewall
2 164 (39.23%) Juniper
3 146 (34.93%) OSPF
4 145 (34.69%) Cisco Certification
5 138 (33.01%) BGP
6 126 (30.14%) Telecoms
7 119 (28.47%) F5
8 117 (27.99%) Microsoft
9 114 (27.27%) MPLS
10 112 (26.79%) Internet
11 106 (25.36%) VoIP
12 102 (24.40%) CCNP
13 100 (23.92%) SNMP
14 93 (22.25%) Network Management
14 93 (22.25%) Cisco Nexus
15 92 (22.01%) DNS
16 88 (21.05%) CheckPoint
17 80 (19.14%) WAN
18 77 (18.42%) Windows
19 76 (18.18%) Network Security
20 73 (17.46%) TCP/IP
21 72 (17.22%) Linux
22 71 (16.99%) VMware
23 62 (14.83%) LAN
23 62 (14.83%) HP
23 62 (14.83%) Network Design
24 58 (13.88%) VMware Infrastructure
25 57 (13.64%) Broadband
25 57 (13.64%) VPN
25 57 (13.64%) CCNA

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 25 (5.98%) MS Exchange
2 23 (5.50%) Lync
3 22 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 19 (4.55%) IIS
5 17 (4.07%) WebSphere
6 12 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (1.91%) Apache
9 5 (1.20%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.72%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.48%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.24%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.11%) MS Office
3 3 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.96%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.07%) SaaS
2 4 (0.96%) Office 365
2 4 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 227 (54.31%) Firewall
2 146 (34.93%) OSPF
3 138 (33.01%) BGP
4 114 (27.27%) MPLS
5 112 (26.79%) Internet
6 106 (25.36%) VoIP
7 100 (23.92%) SNMP
8 93 (22.25%) Cisco Nexus
9 92 (22.01%) DNS
10 80 (19.14%) WAN
11 76 (18.18%) Network Security
12 73 (17.46%) TCP/IP
13 62 (14.83%) LAN
14 57 (13.64%) Broadband
14 57 (13.64%) VPN
15 48 (11.48%) IPsec
16 43 (10.29%) Cisco ASA
17 38 (9.09%) SSL
18 37 (8.85%) Wireless
19 36 (8.61%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (6.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.39%) MySQL
3 7 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 126 (30.14%) Telecoms
2 49 (11.72%) Billing
3 48 (11.48%) Retail
4 41 (9.81%) Finance
5 21 (5.02%) Marketing
6 6 (1.44%) Legal
7 4 (0.96%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.72%) German Language
9 2 (0.48%) French Language
10 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 82 (19.62%) Network Engineer
2 57 (13.64%) Consultant
3 55 (13.16%) Security Engineer
4 49 (11.72%) Design Engineer
5 48 (11.48%) IP Engineer
6 46 (11.00%) Senior Design Engineer
7 37 (8.85%) Senior IP Engineer
7 37 (8.85%) Architect
8 36 (8.61%) Systems Administrator
8 36 (8.61%) Administrator
9 30 (7.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 30 (7.18%) Linux Administrator
10 26 (6.22%) Network Security Engineer
11 25 (5.98%) Senior Security Engineer
12 24 (5.74%) Network Consultant
13 22 (5.26%) Technical Design Authority
14 19 (4.55%) Network Architect
15 17 (4.07%) Pre Sales Consultant
16 16 (3.83%) Senior Network Engineer
17 14 (3.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.07%) SOAP
2 4 (0.96%) .NET
3 3 (0.72%) XML
3 3 (0.72%) HTML
4 2 (0.48%) J2EE
5 1 (0.24%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (13.64%) Smartphone
2 23 (5.50%) Open Source
3 18 (4.31%) FlexPod
4 8 (1.91%) CLARiiON
5 7 (1.67%) Firmware
5 7 (1.67%) Celerra
6 5 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (0.72%) HP StorageWorks
8 3 (0.72%) CCTV
9 2 (0.48%) Statistics
9 2 (0.48%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.48%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.48%) Replication
9 2 (0.48%) Clustering
9 2 (0.48%) CESG
9 2 (0.48%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.48%) SecurID
9 2 (0.48%) PKI
10 1 (0.24%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 77 (18.42%) Windows
2 72 (17.22%) Linux
3 43 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (7.18%) UNIX
6 18 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (3.35%) CentOS
8 13 (3.11%) Solaris
9 11 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (2.15%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.96%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.96%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.96%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.72%) VMS
13 2 (0.48%) HPUX
14 1 (0.24%) AIX
14 1 (0.24%) zOS
14 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (22.25%) Network Management
2 62 (14.83%) Network Design
3 50 (11.96%) ITIL
4 44 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 35 (8.37%) Capacity Management
6 28 (6.70%) Time Management
7 23 (5.50%) Validation
8 15 (3.59%) Change Management
9 13 (3.11%) Service Delivery
9 13 (3.11%) Product Management
10 12 (2.87%) Mobile Device Management
11 11 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (2.39%) Demand Forecasting
12 10 (2.39%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (2.39%) Risk Assessment
13 9 (2.15%) Incident Management
13 9 (2.15%) Deep Packet Inspection
14 7 (1.67%) SIEM
14 7 (1.67%) Change Control
14 7 (1.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (13.40%) Perl
2 42 (10.05%) Bash Shell
3 30 (7.18%) SQL
4 18 (4.31%) PowerShell
5 13 (3.11%) Python
6 12 (2.87%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.67%) Ruby
8 3 (0.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 145 (34.69%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (24.40%) CCNP
3 57 (13.64%) CCNA
4 38 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 32 (7.66%) CCIE
5 32 (7.66%) SC Cleared
6 31 (7.42%) Degree
7 25 (5.98%) NCDA
7 25 (5.98%) NCIE
8 22 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (5.02%) VTSP
10 20 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (4.31%) MCSE
11 18 (4.31%) CCSA
12 17 (4.07%) CCSE
13 16 (3.83%) VCAP
14 14 (3.35%) Citrix Certification
15 13 (3.11%) JNCIA
16 12 (2.87%) MCITP
16 12 (2.87%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.83%) SLA
2 12 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.15%) QA
4 7 (1.67%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.96%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 58 (13.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (7.42%) vSphere
3 30 (7.18%) Active Directory
4 23 (5.50%) Hyper-V
5 14 (3.35%) XenDesktop
6 12 (2.87%) vCloud
7 11 (2.63%) ProxySG
8 5 (1.20%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.20%) KVM
9 4 (0.96%) Squid
9 4 (0.96%) qmail
9 4 (0.96%) Postfix
9 4 (0.96%) XenApp
10 3 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.48%) Varnish
11 2 (0.48%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.48%) Snort
11 2 (0.48%) Nmap
11 2 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (4.07%) CiscoWorks
1 17 (4.07%) HP NNM
2 13 (3.11%) FortiGate
3 8 (1.91%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.20%) Legato
4 5 (1.20%) Puppet
4 5 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.96%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.72%) SCOM
6 3 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.48%) SmokePing
7 2 (0.48%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.48%) Nagios
7 2 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.48%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.48%) Cacti
Vendors
1 164 (39.23%) Juniper
2 119 (28.47%) F5
3 117 (27.99%) Microsoft
4 88 (21.05%) CheckPoint
5 71 (16.99%) VMware
6 62 (14.83%) HP
7 46 (11.00%) Red Hat
8 45 (10.77%) NetApp
9 44 (10.53%) Citrix
10 37 (8.85%) Huawei
11 35 (8.37%) Blue Coat
12 31 (7.42%) EMC
13 20 (4.78%) Symantec
14 19 (4.55%) Nokia
15 16 (3.83%) Avaya
15 16 (3.83%) Fortinet
16 15 (3.59%) Nortel
17 11 (2.63%) Sun
17 11 (2.63%) McAfee
18 10 (2.39%) IBM
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