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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 16 17 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 248 211 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.91% 9.12% 15.59%
As % of the Vendors category 21.47% 17.69% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 164 140 282
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
1155 1193 1246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 50.79% 51.56% 57.63%
Number of salaries quoted 843 820 1011
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (48.95%) Firewall
2 227 (47.89%) Cisco Certification
3 174 (36.71%) Juniper
4 139 (29.32%) CCNP
5 138 (29.11%) Windows
6 134 (28.27%) Microsoft
7 129 (27.22%) F5
8 119 (25.11%) Linux
9 118 (24.89%) TCP/IP
10 113 (23.84%) WAN
11 108 (22.78%) CCNA
12 107 (22.57%) VMware
13 102 (21.52%) LAN
14 98 (20.68%) MPLS
15 94 (19.83%) HP
16 92 (19.41%) CheckPoint
17 89 (18.78%) BGP
18 85 (17.93%) MS Excel
19 83 (17.51%) Telecoms
20 82 (17.30%) ITIL
21 77 (16.24%) Cisco ASA
22 73 (15.40%) OSPF
23 71 (14.98%) Windows Server 2008
24 67 (14.14%) VoIP
25 65 (13.71%) VMware Infrastructure
25 65 (13.71%) Cisco Nexus
26 64 (13.50%) VPN
27 63 (13.29%) Internet
27 63 (13.29%) SAN
28 57 (12.03%) Load Balancing

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (7.17%) MS Exchange
2 30 (6.33%) Lync
3 28 (5.91%) IIS
4 17 (3.59%) Apache
5 14 (2.95%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.42%) CMS
9 2 (0.42%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.21%) Live Communications Server
10 1 (0.21%) Eucalyptus
10 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 85 (17.93%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.85%) MS Visio
3 21 (4.43%) MS Office
4 3 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (2.11%) Mimecast
3 8 (1.69%) Office 365
4 2 (0.42%) SaaS
4 2 (0.42%) PaaS
4 2 (0.42%) IaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.21%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 232 (48.95%) Firewall
2 118 (24.89%) TCP/IP
3 113 (23.84%) WAN
4 102 (21.52%) LAN
5 98 (20.68%) MPLS
6 89 (18.78%) BGP
7 77 (16.24%) Cisco ASA
8 73 (15.40%) OSPF
9 67 (14.14%) VoIP
10 65 (13.71%) Cisco Nexus
11 64 (13.50%) VPN
12 63 (13.29%) Internet
12 63 (13.29%) SAN
13 56 (11.81%) Network Security
14 54 (11.39%) DNS
15 44 (9.28%) Wireless
16 41 (8.65%) Broadband
17 33 (6.96%) IPsec
18 32 (6.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 30 (6.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.02%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.43%) MySQL
3 15 (3.16%) Oracle Database
4 10 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Subversion
1 2 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
General
1 83 (17.51%) Telecoms
2 44 (9.28%) Finance
3 16 (3.38%) Legal
3 16 (3.38%) Marketing
4 14 (2.95%) Billing
5 10 (2.11%) Retail
6 5 (1.05%) French Language
6 5 (1.05%) German Language
7 4 (0.84%) Banking
8 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.42%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 118 (24.89%) Network Engineer
2 63 (13.29%) Architect
3 50 (10.55%) Support Engineer
4 46 (9.70%) Security Engineer
5 41 (8.65%) Consultant
6 31 (6.54%) Administrator
7 29 (6.12%) Network Architect
8 26 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
8 26 (5.49%) Analyst
8 26 (5.49%) Senior Network Engineer
9 22 (4.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 22 (4.64%) Linux Administrator
10 21 (4.43%) Solutions Architect
11 20 (4.22%) Network Security Engineer
11 20 (4.22%) Network Support
12 19 (4.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (3.80%) Team Leader
13 18 (3.80%) Network Team Leader
13 18 (3.80%) Cisco Engineer
14 17 (3.59%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.38%) LAMP
2 13 (2.74%) CSS
3 10 (2.11%) Software Packaging
4 4 (0.84%) WAP
5 3 (0.63%) CGI
5 3 (0.63%) .NET
6 2 (0.42%) Flash
6 2 (0.42%) XMPP
7 1 (0.21%) HTML
7 1 (0.21%) SOAP
7 1 (0.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.06%) Open Source
3 23 (4.85%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.64%) Smartphone
5 11 (2.32%) Statistics
5 11 (2.32%) N-Tier
6 10 (2.11%) Clustering
6 10 (2.11%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.69%) EqualLogic
8 6 (1.27%) Thin Client
8 6 (1.27%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (0.63%) PKI
10 3 (0.63%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.63%) FlexPod
10 3 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.42%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.42%) FMCG
12 1 (0.21%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 138 (29.11%) Windows
2 119 (25.11%) Linux
3 71 (14.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 55 (11.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 51 (10.76%) UNIX
6 28 (5.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (5.70%) Solaris
8 25 (5.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (4.64%) Windows 2000
10 16 (3.38%) CentOS
11 14 (2.95%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.84%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.42%) Debian
14 2 (0.42%) OpenBSD
14 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.42%) Android
14 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (17.30%) ITIL
2 57 (12.03%) Load Balancing
3 54 (11.39%) Project Management
4 30 (6.33%) Time Management
5 29 (6.12%) Network Design
5 29 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (5.06%) Mentoring
7 23 (4.85%) Business Development
8 22 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (4.22%) Migration
9 20 (4.22%) Network Management
10 18 (3.80%) Change Control
11 15 (3.16%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (2.95%) Change Management
12 14 (2.95%) TOGAF
13 13 (2.74%) Coaching
14 12 (2.53%) Service Delivery
14 12 (2.53%) Project Planning
15 11 (2.32%) Validation
15 11 (2.32%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (9.49%) Perl
2 35 (7.38%) SQL
3 25 (5.27%) Bash Shell
4 17 (3.59%) PHP
5 13 (2.74%) Python
6 6 (1.27%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.84%) Java
7 4 (0.84%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.63%) R
9 2 (0.42%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.42%) C++
9 2 (0.42%) VBScript
9 2 (0.42%) Ruby
10 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 227 (47.89%) Cisco Certification
2 139 (29.32%) CCNP
3 108 (22.78%) CCNA
4 56 (11.81%) Security Cleared
5 48 (10.13%) CCIE
6 43 (9.07%) SC Cleared
7 40 (8.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 38 (8.02%) Degree
9 27 (5.70%) MCSE
10 23 (4.85%) CCSP
11 20 (4.22%) CCDP
12 18 (3.80%) JNCIA
13 17 (3.59%) CCSE
13 17 (3.59%) CCSA
14 15 (3.16%) CISSP
15 13 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 13 (2.74%) MCITP
15 13 (2.74%) JNCIS
15 13 (2.74%) MCSA
15 13 (2.74%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (10.34%) SLA
2 10 (2.11%) COBIT
3 4 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.21%) QA
4 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 65 (13.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (11.81%) Hyper-V
3 54 (11.39%) Active Directory
4 24 (5.06%) vSphere
5 11 (2.32%) XenServer
5 11 (2.32%) vCloud
5 11 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (2.11%) Terminal Services
6 10 (2.11%) VMware ESX
6 10 (2.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 9 (1.90%) XenApp
8 2 (0.42%) Firmware
9 1 (0.21%) Snort
9 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.21%) iptables
Systems Management
1 14 (2.95%) FortiGate
1 14 (2.95%) SCCM
2 10 (2.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 9 (1.90%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (1.05%) Nagios
5 4 (0.84%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.84%) PureDisk
6 3 (0.63%) SCOM
6 3 (0.63%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.42%) WSUS
8 1 (0.21%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.21%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.21%) Puppet
8 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.21%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 174 (36.71%) Juniper
2 134 (28.27%) Microsoft
3 129 (27.22%) F5
4 107 (22.57%) VMware
5 94 (19.83%) HP
6 92 (19.41%) CheckPoint
7 53 (11.18%) Red Hat
8 45 (9.49%) Blue Coat
9 39 (8.23%) Citrix
10 38 (8.02%) Dell
11 32 (6.75%) IBM
12 27 (5.70%) Avaya
12 27 (5.70%) Sourcefire
13 25 (5.27%) 3PAR
14 22 (4.64%) Symantec
14 22 (4.64%) NetApp
14 22 (4.64%) Crossbeam
15 21 (4.43%) Oracle
16 20 (4.22%) Fortinet
17 18 (3.80%) Huawei
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
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Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Please apply for full details
Posted: 3 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Very Competitive + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
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Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K Basic/£100K OTE + Car Allow + Fuel Card + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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83Zero
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £65k - £75k + Bens + Bonus + Stock
Posted: 5 days ago
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Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension, OTE
Posted: 12 days ago
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Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
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Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
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Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
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