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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 15 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 237 179 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.89% 7.89% 10.74%
As % of the Vendors category 18.72% 13.76% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 176 127 194
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1266 1301 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.82% 57.36% 49.61%
Number of salaries quoted 865 926 782
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,950 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 213 (43.12%) Firewall
2 186 (37.65%) Juniper
3 185 (37.45%) Cisco Certification
4 148 (29.96%) CCNP
5 123 (24.90%) F5
6 113 (22.87%) Windows
7 101 (20.45%) TCP/IP
8 100 (20.24%) LAN
9 99 (20.04%) Network Security
10 98 (19.84%) Microsoft
11 97 (19.64%) MPLS
11 97 (19.64%) VMware
12 96 (19.43%) Telecoms
13 94 (19.03%) BGP
14 91 (18.42%) OSPF
15 85 (17.21%) WAN
16 84 (17.00%) VPN
17 83 (16.80%) ITIL
17 83 (16.80%) Citrix
18 81 (16.40%) CheckPoint
19 78 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
20 72 (14.57%) VMware Infrastructure
21 67 (13.56%) Cisco Nexus
22 66 (13.36%) HP
23 65 (13.16%) Linux
24 62 (12.55%) DNS
24 62 (12.55%) Active Directory
25 58 (11.74%) Security Cleared
26 57 (11.54%) Finance
27 55 (11.13%) Wireless

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 33 (6.68%) MS Exchange
2 19 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (2.83%) Lync
3 14 (2.83%) IIS
4 13 (2.63%) Apache
4 13 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (1.01%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (0.61%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (0.61%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.40%) SAS
10 1 (0.20%) CMS
10 1 (0.20%) MTS
10 1 (0.20%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 36 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.04%) MS Office
3 5 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.40%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.61%) SaaS
2 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.20%) IaaS
2 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 213 (43.12%) Firewall
2 101 (20.45%) TCP/IP
3 100 (20.24%) LAN
4 99 (20.04%) Network Security
5 97 (19.64%) MPLS
6 94 (19.03%) BGP
7 91 (18.42%) OSPF
8 85 (17.21%) WAN
9 84 (17.00%) VPN
10 78 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
11 67 (13.56%) Cisco Nexus
12 62 (12.55%) DNS
13 55 (11.13%) Wireless
14 50 (10.12%) VoIP
15 47 (9.51%) SSL
16 45 (9.11%) EIGRP
17 42 (8.50%) Internet
18 39 (7.89%) IPsec
19 30 (6.07%) IPv6
20 28 (5.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.21%) MySQL
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Subversion
2 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 96 (19.43%) Telecoms
2 57 (11.54%) Finance
3 11 (2.23%) Marketing
4 9 (1.82%) Retail
5 4 (0.81%) Multimedia
5 4 (0.81%) Legal
6 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.40%) Banking
8 1 (0.20%) Electronics
8 1 (0.20%) Advertising
8 1 (0.20%) French Language
8 1 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 110 (22.27%) Network Engineer
2 60 (12.15%) Architect
3 58 (11.74%) Security Engineer
4 55 (11.13%) Support Engineer
5 45 (9.11%) Consultant
6 43 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
7 32 (6.48%) Desktop Support
8 30 (6.07%) Network Architect
9 27 (5.47%) Systems Administrator
9 27 (5.47%) Administrator
10 25 (5.06%) Desktop Engineer
11 24 (4.86%) Technical Design Authority
12 21 (4.25%) Cisco Engineer
12 21 (4.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 21 (4.25%) Designer
13 19 (3.85%) Network Designer
13 19 (3.85%) Analyst
14 18 (3.64%) NOC Engineer
14 18 (3.64%) Senior Support Engineer
14 18 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.01%) HTML
1 5 (1.01%) XML
1 5 (1.01%) XMPP
2 4 (0.81%) LAMP
3 2 (0.40%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.44%) Open Source
3 13 (2.63%) Thin Client
3 13 (2.63%) Fat Client
4 12 (2.43%) FlexPod
5 8 (1.62%) Celerra
5 8 (1.62%) CLARiiON
6 7 (1.42%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.01%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.81%) iPhone
10 3 (0.61%) CESG
11 2 (0.40%) Statistics
11 2 (0.40%) PKI
11 2 (0.40%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.40%) Replication
12 1 (0.20%) Handset
12 1 (0.20%) Clustering
12 1 (0.20%) EPoS
12 1 (0.20%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 113 (22.87%) Windows
2 65 (13.16%) Linux
3 48 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (5.26%) UNIX
6 25 (5.06%) Windows 7
7 18 (3.64%) Solaris
8 13 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (2.23%) Windows 2000
10 7 (1.42%) CentOS
11 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.61%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.61%) Android
13 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.40%) Debian
13 2 (0.40%) OpenBSD
14 1 (0.20%) VMS
14 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (16.80%) ITIL
2 53 (10.73%) Network Design
3 44 (8.91%) Mentoring
4 31 (6.28%) Project Management
5 28 (5.67%) Problem Management
6 27 (5.47%) Service Delivery
7 24 (4.86%) Network Management
8 23 (4.66%) Time Management
8 23 (4.66%) Line Management
9 22 (4.45%) Incident Management
10 21 (4.25%) Load Balancing
11 15 (3.04%) Migration
11 15 (3.04%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (3.04%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (2.43%) Performance Monitoring
12 12 (2.43%) Coaching
13 11 (2.23%) Change Control
14 9 (1.82%) Change Management
14 9 (1.82%) Information Security
14 9 (1.82%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 29 (5.87%) Perl
2 20 (4.05%) Bash Shell
3 11 (2.23%) SQL
4 10 (2.02%) PowerShell
5 9 (1.82%) PHP
6 8 (1.62%) Python
7 7 (1.42%) Java
8 3 (0.61%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.61%) C
8 3 (0.61%) Ruby
8 3 (0.61%) R
9 2 (0.40%) C++
10 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 185 (37.45%) Cisco Certification
2 148 (29.96%) CCNP
3 58 (11.74%) Security Cleared
4 51 (10.32%) CCNA
5 48 (9.72%) SC Cleared
6 45 (9.11%) CCIE
7 40 (8.10%) Degree
8 38 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 35 (7.09%) MCSE
10 28 (5.67%) CCDP
11 25 (5.06%) VTSP
12 23 (4.66%) JNCIS
13 22 (4.45%) CCIP
14 21 (4.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 19 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
16 17 (3.44%) CCDA
17 16 (3.24%) NCDA
17 16 (3.24%) NCIE
18 15 (3.04%) MCITP
18 15 (3.04%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (8.70%) SLA
2 17 (3.44%) PCI DSS
3 14 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (2.02%) QA
5 6 (1.21%) COBIT
6 3 (0.61%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 72 (14.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (12.55%) Active Directory
3 45 (9.11%) Hyper-V
4 37 (7.49%) vSphere
5 24 (4.86%) XenApp
6 20 (4.05%) XenDesktop
7 19 (3.85%) vCloud
8 15 (3.04%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.21%) ProxySG
9 6 (1.21%) Firmware
10 5 (1.01%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.61%) XenServer
12 2 (0.40%) pfSense
12 2 (0.40%) Snort
13 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.20%) Nmap
13 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (2.23%) FortiGate
2 7 (1.42%) SCCM
2 7 (1.42%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (1.21%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (1.01%) XenMobile
5 4 (0.81%) SCOrch
5 4 (0.81%) SCOM
6 3 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.40%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.40%) Legato
7 2 (0.40%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.20%) OPNET
8 1 (0.20%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 186 (37.65%) Juniper
2 123 (24.90%) F5
3 98 (19.84%) Microsoft
4 97 (19.64%) VMware
5 83 (16.80%) Citrix
6 81 (16.40%) CheckPoint
7 66 (13.36%) HP
8 50 (10.12%) Avaya
9 33 (6.68%) NetApp
10 32 (6.48%) Red Hat
11 31 (6.28%) Blue Coat
12 25 (5.06%) IBM
12 25 (5.06%) Huawei
13 23 (4.66%) EMC
14 21 (4.25%) Sourcefire
15 20 (4.05%) Aruba
15 20 (4.05%) Nortel
16 17 (3.44%) Nokia
16 17 (3.44%) Symantec
17 14 (2.83%) 3PAR
Reading, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary and Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Comvergent Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
iKonnect
Salary: £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30,000 - £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Double OTE, Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago