Period
to 27 February 2020

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 27 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 103 91
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12 -37
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 143 162 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.94% 2.85% 3.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.98% 10.17% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 117 114 155
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.98% +7.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 1,194 1,593 1,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.51% 28.04% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1,114 1,424
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 27 February 2020.

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 27 February 2020. 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 +3 41 £45,000 - 4
Bracknell +9 23 £65,000 +44.44%
Slough +34 18 £67,500 +98.53%
Newbury +23 7 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Maidenhead +21 7 £55,000 -8.33%
Ascot -10 2 £57,500 +1.51%
Cisco Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, 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.

1 109 (76.22%) Cisco
2 81 (56.64%) Firewall
3 75 (52.45%) CCNP
4 55 (38.46%) CCNA
5 51 (35.66%) Juniper
6 44 (30.77%) Network Security
7 43 (30.07%) VPN
8 38 (26.57%) Security Cleared
9 37 (25.87%) WAN
10 35 (24.48%) BGP
11 34 (23.78%) CISSP
12 31 (21.68%) Wireless
13 29 (20.28%) LAN
13 29 (20.28%) Cisco ASA
14 27 (18.88%) Palo Alto
15 26 (18.18%) SC Cleared
15 26 (18.18%) ITIL
15 26 (18.18%) CCIE
15 26 (18.18%) OSPF
16 25 (17.48%) Change Management
16 25 (17.48%) Information Security
17 23 (16.08%) MPLS
17 23 (16.08%) Telecoms
18 21 (14.69%) CCDP
19 20 (13.99%) CCSP
20 18 (12.59%) DNS
20 18 (12.59%) SSL
20 18 (12.59%) Management Information System
21 17 (11.89%) Validation
21 17 (11.89%) Linux

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 1 (0.70%) Confluence
1 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (6.29%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.19%) Azure
2 10 (6.99%) SaaS
3 7 (4.90%) AWS
4 3 (2.10%) Google Drive
4 3 (2.10%) Office 365
5 1 (0.70%) Akamai
5 1 (0.70%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 81 (56.64%) Firewall
2 44 (30.77%) Network Security
3 43 (30.07%) VPN
4 37 (25.87%) WAN
5 35 (24.48%) BGP
6 31 (21.68%) Wireless
7 29 (20.28%) Cisco ASA
7 29 (20.28%) LAN
8 26 (18.18%) OSPF
9 23 (16.08%) MPLS
10 18 (12.59%) DNS
10 18 (12.59%) SSL
11 15 (10.49%) Ethernet
12 14 (9.79%) DHCP
13 12 (8.39%) DAB
14 11 (7.69%) WLAN
15 9 (6.29%) DSL
15 9 (6.29%) IPsec
15 9 (6.29%) VLAN
16 8 (5.59%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.70%) JIRA
General
1 23 (16.08%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.20%) Retail
3 5 (3.50%) Finance
4 4 (2.80%) French Language
4 4 (2.80%) German Language
4 4 (2.80%) Military
4 4 (2.80%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.10%) Legal
6 1 (0.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (47.55%) Network Engineer
2 29 (20.28%) Architect
3 25 (17.48%) Security Engineer
4 24 (16.78%) Network Security Engineer
5 16 (11.19%) Network Architect
6 11 (7.69%) IP Engineer
6 11 (7.69%) IP Network Engineer
7 10 (6.99%) Consultant
8 9 (6.29%) Cisco Engineer
8 9 (6.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 9 (6.29%) Security Architect
9 8 (5.59%) Cisco Architect
9 8 (5.59%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.90%) Network Consultant
10 7 (4.90%) Network Security Specialist
10 7 (4.90%) Network Specialist
10 7 (4.90%) Security Specialist
10 7 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.20%) Cisco Specialist
11 6 (4.20%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.80%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.70%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.59%) Management Information System
2 14 (9.79%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.59%) Virtual Team
5 5 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.80%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.10%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.10%) Fibre Optics
8 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.40%) NHS
9 1 (0.70%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.70%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.70%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.89%) Linux
2 13 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (1.40%) Unix
3 2 (1.40%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.70%) CentOS
4 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.18%) ITIL
2 25 (17.48%) Change Management
2 25 (17.48%) Information Security
3 17 (11.89%) Presales
3 17 (11.89%) Software Audit
3 17 (11.89%) Validation
4 16 (11.19%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (11.19%) Migration
5 14 (9.79%) Network Management
6 12 (8.39%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (8.39%) Risk Management
7 11 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 10 (6.99%) Network Design
9 9 (6.29%) Mentoring
9 9 (6.29%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (5.59%) Security Architecture
10 8 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (5.59%) Supplier Management
10 8 (5.59%) TOGAF
10 8 (5.59%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.79%) Python
2 11 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 75 (52.45%) CCNP
2 55 (38.46%) CCNA
3 38 (26.57%) Security Cleared
4 34 (23.78%) CISSP
5 26 (18.18%) CCIE
5 26 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 21 (14.69%) CCDP
7 20 (13.99%) CCSP
8 14 (9.79%) JNCIS
9 10 (6.99%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (5.59%) DV Cleared
10 8 (5.59%) JNCIA
11 7 (4.90%) MCSE
12 6 (4.20%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 6 (4.20%) CCIP
12 6 (4.20%) CEH
12 6 (4.20%) OSCP
13 5 (3.50%) CISM
13 5 (3.50%) CREST Certified
13 5 (3.50%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (8.39%) GDPR
3 5 (3.50%) RMADS
4 3 (2.10%) NIST
5 2 (1.40%) SLA
6 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.10%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.70%) Docker
4 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.10%) Puppet
2 2 (1.40%) Ansible
2 2 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.70%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.70%) Grafana
3 1 (0.70%) Graylog
3 1 (0.70%) Netcool
3 1 (0.70%) SCCM
3 1 (0.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 109 (76.22%) Cisco
2 51 (35.66%) Juniper
3 27 (18.88%) Palo Alto
4 16 (11.19%) CheckPoint
5 14 (9.79%) Meraki
6 13 (9.09%) Brocade
7 11 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 10 (6.99%) Huawei
9 7 (4.90%) VMware
10 6 (4.20%) Nortel
11 4 (2.80%) Extreme Networks
11 4 (2.80%) F5
12 3 (2.10%) BT
12 3 (2.10%) Ciena
12 3 (2.10%) Google
12 3 (2.10%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.40%) Fortinet
13 2 (1.40%) HP
13 2 (1.40%) Sun
14 1 (0.70%) SonicWALL