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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 14 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 250 198 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.71% 8.18% 8.32%
As % of the Vendors category 18.62% 15.33% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 194 140 148
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +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
1343 1292 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.18% 53.37% 47.41%
Number of salaries quoted 896 983 753
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 20 October 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 207 (47.70%) Firewall
2 168 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
3 163 (37.56%) Juniper
4 130 (29.95%) CCNP
5 115 (26.50%) F5
6 109 (25.12%) Microsoft
7 108 (24.88%) OSPF
8 102 (23.50%) BGP
9 99 (22.81%) Telecoms
10 98 (22.58%) Network Security
11 89 (20.51%) CheckPoint
12 87 (20.05%) VMware
13 85 (19.59%) Windows
14 83 (19.12%) MPLS
15 82 (18.89%) Cisco Nexus
16 81 (18.66%) LAN
17 80 (18.43%) TCP/IP
18 79 (18.20%) WAN
19 75 (17.28%) VPN
20 72 (16.59%) VMware Infrastructure
21 71 (16.36%) DNS
22 68 (15.67%) Citrix
23 65 (14.98%) Linux
24 63 (14.52%) VoIP
25 59 (13.59%) ITIL
25 59 (13.59%) Internet
25 59 (13.59%) Network Design
26 58 (13.36%) SNMP
27 54 (12.44%) Cisco ASA
28 53 (12.21%) HP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 30 (6.91%) MS Exchange
2 19 (4.38%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (3.00%) Lync
6 12 (2.76%) WebSphere
6 12 (2.76%) IIS
7 7 (1.61%) Apache
8 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.69%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.23%) SAS
11 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (5.07%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.46%) MS Office
3 3 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.84%) SaaS
2 3 (0.69%) Office 365
2 3 (0.69%) IaaS
3 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 207 (47.70%) Firewall
2 108 (24.88%) OSPF
3 102 (23.50%) BGP
4 98 (22.58%) Network Security
5 83 (19.12%) MPLS
6 82 (18.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 81 (18.66%) LAN
8 80 (18.43%) TCP/IP
9 79 (18.20%) WAN
10 75 (17.28%) VPN
11 71 (16.36%) DNS
12 63 (14.52%) VoIP
13 59 (13.59%) Internet
14 58 (13.36%) SNMP
15 54 (12.44%) Cisco ASA
16 49 (11.29%) Wireless
17 45 (10.37%) SSL
18 41 (9.45%) IPsec
19 34 (7.83%) EIGRP
20 32 (7.37%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.37%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.92%) MySQL
4 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 99 (22.81%) Telecoms
2 41 (9.45%) Finance
3 15 (3.46%) Marketing
4 14 (3.23%) Retail
5 6 (1.38%) Billing
6 4 (0.92%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.69%) French Language
7 3 (0.69%) German Language
8 2 (0.46%) Legal
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 89 (20.51%) Network Engineer
2 58 (13.36%) Architect
3 51 (11.75%) Consultant
3 51 (11.75%) Security Engineer
4 37 (8.53%) Support Engineer
5 34 (7.83%) Network Security Engineer
6 28 (6.45%) Network Architect
7 27 (6.22%) IP Engineer
8 26 (5.99%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 26 (5.99%) Administrator
8 26 (5.99%) Systems Administrator
9 25 (5.76%) Design Engineer
10 22 (5.07%) Senior Design Engineer
11 20 (4.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 20 (4.61%) Linux Administrator
12 19 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
13 17 (3.92%) Network Consultant
13 17 (3.92%) Technical Engineer
14 16 (3.69%) Senior IP Engineer
14 16 (3.69%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.07%) SOAP
2 4 (0.92%) XML
2 4 (0.92%) XMPP
2 4 (0.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.30%) FlexPod
3 17 (3.92%) Smartphone
4 16 (3.69%) Open Source
5 12 (2.76%) CLARiiON
5 12 (2.76%) Celerra
6 5 (1.15%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.15%) Thin Client
6 5 (1.15%) CESG
7 3 (0.69%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.69%) Replication
7 3 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.69%) iPhone
7 3 (0.69%) HP StorageWorks
8 2 (0.46%) Clustering
8 2 (0.46%) Statistics
8 2 (0.46%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.46%) SecurID
8 2 (0.46%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 85 (19.59%) Windows
2 65 (14.98%) Linux
3 36 (8.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (5.76%) UNIX
6 12 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (2.53%) Windows 7
7 11 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (2.53%) Solaris
8 7 (1.61%) CentOS
9 5 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (1.15%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.69%) VMS
10 3 (0.69%) Android
11 2 (0.46%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.23%) zOS
12 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (13.59%) ITIL
1 59 (13.59%) Network Design
2 47 (10.83%) Network Management
3 36 (8.29%) Load Balancing
4 33 (7.60%) Mentoring
5 27 (6.22%) Capacity Management
6 20 (4.61%) Time Management
7 19 (4.38%) Incident Management
7 19 (4.38%) Validation
8 18 (4.15%) Service Delivery
8 18 (4.15%) Problem Management
9 16 (3.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (3.00%) Line Management
11 11 (2.53%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (2.53%) Project Management
12 10 (2.30%) Risk Assessment
12 10 (2.30%) Demand Forecasting
13 9 (2.07%) Deep Packet Inspection
13 9 (2.07%) Mobile Device Management
13 9 (2.07%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (7.37%) Perl
2 28 (6.45%) Bash Shell
3 22 (5.07%) SQL
4 13 (3.00%) PowerShell
5 9 (2.07%) Python
6 7 (1.61%) Ruby
7 5 (1.15%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.92%) Java
9 3 (0.69%) PHP
10 1 (0.23%) C
Qualifications
1 168 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
2 130 (29.95%) CCNP
3 44 (10.14%) CCNA
4 41 (9.45%) CCIE
5 37 (8.53%) Security Cleared
6 36 (8.29%) SC Cleared
7 35 (8.06%) VTSP
8 34 (7.83%) MCSE
8 34 (7.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 32 (7.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 32 (7.37%) Degree
10 31 (7.14%) NCDA
10 31 (7.14%) NCIE
11 26 (5.99%) Citrix Certification
12 22 (5.07%) CCA
12 22 (5.07%) MCITP
13 21 (4.84%) VCAP
14 20 (4.61%) CCDP
15 19 (4.38%) CCIP
16 15 (3.46%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.45%) SLA
2 17 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (3.00%) QA
5 6 (1.38%) COBIT
6 4 (0.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 72 (16.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (10.83%) Hyper-V
3 46 (10.60%) Active Directory
4 37 (8.53%) vSphere
5 28 (6.45%) XenDesktop
6 26 (5.99%) vCloud
7 14 (3.23%) ProxySG
8 12 (2.76%) XenApp
9 9 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (1.38%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.92%) Firmware
11 4 (0.92%) Squid
11 4 (0.92%) qmail
11 4 (0.92%) Postfix
12 2 (0.46%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.46%) Varnish
12 2 (0.46%) Snort
12 2 (0.46%) Nmap
12 2 (0.46%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (5.07%) FortiGate
2 9 (2.07%) CiscoWorks
2 9 (2.07%) HP NNM
3 6 (1.38%) Legato
4 4 (0.92%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.92%) SCCM
4 4 (0.92%) SCOrch
4 4 (0.92%) XenMobile
5 3 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.69%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.46%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.46%) SCOM
6 2 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.46%) Puppet
6 2 (0.46%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.23%) SmokePing
7 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 163 (37.56%) Juniper
2 115 (26.50%) F5
3 109 (25.12%) Microsoft
4 89 (20.51%) CheckPoint
5 87 (20.05%) VMware
6 68 (15.67%) Citrix
7 53 (12.21%) HP
8 50 (11.52%) NetApp
9 40 (9.22%) Huawei
10 39 (8.99%) EMC
11 38 (8.76%) Red Hat
12 31 (7.14%) Blue Coat
13 26 (5.99%) Avaya
14 20 (4.61%) Nortel
15 19 (4.38%) Nokia
16 15 (3.46%) IBM
17 13 (3.00%) Ericsson
17 13 (3.00%) Sourcefire
17 13 (3.00%) Aruba
18 12 (2.76%) 3PAR
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Coal IT Services
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
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CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
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CGI
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £78000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
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Websense
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