Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 83 51
Rank change year-on-year -25 -32 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 161 222 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.85% 3.31% 4.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.14% 11.97% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 118 160 303
Berkshire median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,350 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,875 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,587 1,855 2,374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.05% 27.66% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,108 1,429 1,699
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.89% +1.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Berkshire

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Berkshire

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Berkshire

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -13 53 £45,000 -20.00% 14
Bracknell -23 35 £45,000 - 9
Maidenhead -10 22 £60,000 -11.11% 4
Slough -14 9 £34,000 - 1
Newbury +3 7 £55,000 +4.76%
Wokingham +17 1 £72,500 - 2
Ascot - 1 £56,645 - 1
Cisco Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 120 (74.53%) Cisco
2 89 (55.28%) CCNA
3 84 (52.17%) CCNP
4 76 (47.20%) Firewall
5 58 (36.02%) CISSP
6 46 (28.57%) WAN
7 44 (27.33%) ITIL
7 44 (27.33%) Network Security
8 39 (24.22%) MPLS
9 38 (23.60%) TCP/IP
10 37 (22.98%) BGP
11 31 (19.25%) OSPF
11 31 (19.25%) Juniper
11 31 (19.25%) SNMP
12 30 (18.63%) Change Management
13 29 (18.01%) VPN
13 29 (18.01%) Information Security
14 28 (17.39%) LAN
15 27 (16.77%) CCSP
15 27 (16.77%) SSCP
16 26 (16.15%) Degree
16 26 (16.15%) Palo Alto
17 24 (14.91%) Network Management
17 24 (14.91%) Security Cleared
17 24 (14.91%) CEH
17 24 (14.91%) Windows
18 23 (14.29%) Ethernet
18 23 (14.29%) GIAC
19 22 (13.66%) CCDP
20 21 (13.04%) Wireless

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.48%) IIS
3 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.86%) G Suite
2 3 (1.86%) Office 365
3 2 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.62%) IaaS
4 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (47.20%) Firewall
2 46 (28.57%) WAN
3 44 (27.33%) Network Security
4 39 (24.22%) MPLS
5 38 (23.60%) TCP/IP
6 37 (22.98%) BGP
7 31 (19.25%) OSPF
7 31 (19.25%) SNMP
8 29 (18.01%) VPN
9 28 (17.39%) LAN
10 23 (14.29%) Ethernet
11 21 (13.04%) Wireless
12 20 (12.42%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (11.80%) IPsec
14 16 (9.94%) DSL
14 16 (9.94%) L2TP
14 16 (9.94%) PPP
14 16 (9.94%) X.21
14 16 (9.94%) xDSL
15 15 (9.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.35%) Big Data
2 4 (2.48%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (3.73%) JIRA
1 6 (3.73%) Redmine
General
1 13 (8.07%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.35%) Retail
3 6 (3.73%) Banking
4 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 77 (47.83%) Network Engineer
2 31 (19.25%) Security Engineer
3 27 (16.77%) Network Security Engineer
4 20 (12.42%) Architect
5 17 (10.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 16 (9.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 16 (9.94%) Consultant
7 12 (7.45%) Security Architect
8 11 (6.83%) Support Engineer
9 10 (6.21%) Analyst
9 10 (6.21%) Network Operations Engineer
9 10 (6.21%) Operations Engineer
10 9 (5.59%) NOC Engineer
11 8 (4.97%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (4.35%) Network Support
12 7 (4.35%) Security Consultant
12 7 (4.35%) Security Solutions Architect
12 7 (4.35%) Technical Architect
13 6 (3.73%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.24%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.62%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.18%) Management Information System
2 16 (9.94%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (4.97%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (3.73%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 5 (3.11%) PKI
5 5 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.48%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (2.48%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.86%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.62%) IVR
9 1 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.62%) NHS
9 1 (0.62%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.91%) Windows
2 20 (12.42%) Linux
3 8 (4.97%) Unix
4 6 (3.73%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.86%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.62%) Android
7 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.33%) ITIL
2 30 (18.63%) Change Management
3 29 (18.01%) Information Security
4 24 (14.91%) Network Management
5 21 (13.04%) Presales
5 21 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (12.42%) Security Architecture
7 19 (11.80%) SIEM
8 18 (11.18%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (10.56%) Tech Ops
10 15 (9.32%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (8.07%) Computer Science
11 13 (8.07%) ITSM
12 12 (7.45%) Load Balancing
12 12 (7.45%) Mentoring
12 12 (7.45%) TOGAF
13 11 (6.83%) Security Operations
13 11 (6.83%) Service Delivery
13 11 (6.83%) Validation
14 10 (6.21%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.73%) Bash Shell
1 6 (3.73%) C
2 2 (1.24%) Korn
2 2 (1.24%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.62%) Perl
3 1 (0.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 89 (55.28%) CCNA
2 84 (52.17%) CCNP
3 58 (36.02%) CISSP
4 27 (16.77%) CCSP
4 27 (16.77%) SSCP
5 26 (16.15%) Degree
6 24 (14.91%) CEH
6 24 (14.91%) Security Cleared
7 23 (14.29%) GIAC
8 22 (13.66%) CCDP
9 16 (9.94%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 16 (9.94%) MCSE
9 16 (9.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (9.32%) CCIE
10 15 (9.32%) SC Cleared
11 11 (6.83%) Computer Science Degree
11 11 (6.83%) JNCIP
12 10 (6.21%) JNCIA
13 8 (4.97%) CISM
14 7 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (3.73%) SLA
3 3 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (1.86%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.24%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.62%) GDPR
5 1 (0.62%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (8.07%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.97%) VMware NSX
3 7 (4.35%) Snort
4 6 (3.73%) NFS
4 6 (3.73%) Samba
4 6 (3.73%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.62%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (4.35%) Puppet
2 6 (3.73%) Ansible
2 6 (3.73%) Nagios
2 6 (3.73%) vCenter Server
3 4 (2.48%) Proventia
3 4 (2.48%) QRadar
4 2 (1.24%) CASB
4 2 (1.24%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.62%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 120 (74.53%) Cisco
2 31 (19.25%) Juniper
3 26 (16.15%) Palo Alto
4 20 (12.42%) VMware
5 18 (11.18%) CheckPoint
6 13 (8.07%) SolarWinds
7 11 (6.83%) EMC
7 11 (6.83%) F5
7 11 (6.83%) Microsoft
8 9 (5.59%) Fortinet
9 8 (4.97%) IBM
10 7 (4.35%) Apple
10 7 (4.35%) Aruba
10 7 (4.35%) Meraki
10 7 (4.35%) Mitel
11 6 (3.73%) NetApp
12 5 (3.11%) Forcepoint
12 5 (3.11%) IronPort
12 5 (3.11%) LogRhythm
12 5 (3.11%) Red Hat