Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 49 32
Rank change year-on-year -38 -17 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 231 343 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.34% 5.15% 6.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.93% 17.74% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 148 305 508
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £32,350 £27,050 £33,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 1,787 1,934 3,230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.86% 29.02% 33.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,368 1,435 2,495
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.52% +6.06%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,000 £76,250 £75,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.65%

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 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 2018. 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 -48 71 £60,000 +22.45% 5
Bracknell +14 56 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Maidenhead -14 30 £70,000 +16.67% 4
Slough -5 27 £42,500 -10.53% 3
Newbury -23 13 £52,500 -4.55%
Thatcham - 2 £27,000 -
Wokingham -11 1 - - 2
Cisco Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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.

1 177 (76.62%) Cisco
2 134 (58.01%) CCNP
3 100 (43.29%) Firewall
4 97 (41.99%) WAN
5 86 (37.23%) ITIL
5 86 (37.23%) CCNA
6 82 (35.50%) Juniper
7 78 (33.77%) CCIE
8 77 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 75 (32.47%) Network Security
10 74 (32.03%) CheckPoint
11 73 (31.60%) MPLS
12 71 (30.74%) Cisco ASA
13 66 (28.57%) OSPF
14 64 (27.71%) Wireless
15 63 (27.27%) LAN
16 60 (25.97%) BGP
17 59 (25.54%) SIEM
18 57 (24.68%) CCDP
18 57 (24.68%) CISSP
19 53 (22.94%) Presales
20 51 (22.08%) VPN
21 49 (21.21%) Network Design
22 48 (20.78%) HP
23 47 (20.35%) Load Balancing
24 46 (19.91%) Fortinet
24 46 (19.91%) ITIL V3
25 45 (19.48%) VMware
26 42 (18.18%) F5
27 41 (17.75%) Cisco Nexus

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 28 (12.12%) IIS
2 7 (3.03%) Apache
3 5 (2.16%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (5.63%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (7.36%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (3.03%) Office 365
5 4 (1.73%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (1.73%) SoftLayer
6 3 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.30%) SaaS
7 1 (0.43%) Cloudflare
7 1 (0.43%) IaaS
7 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (43.29%) Firewall
2 97 (41.99%) WAN
3 75 (32.47%) Network Security
4 73 (31.60%) MPLS
5 71 (30.74%) Cisco ASA
6 66 (28.57%) OSPF
7 64 (27.71%) Wireless
8 63 (27.27%) LAN
9 60 (25.97%) BGP
10 51 (22.08%) VPN
11 41 (17.75%) Cisco Nexus
11 41 (17.75%) TCP/IP
12 40 (17.32%) WLAN
13 39 (16.88%) DNS
13 39 (16.88%) Ethernet
14 36 (15.58%) SNMP
14 36 (15.58%) VLAN
15 29 (12.55%) Wireshark
16 28 (12.12%) Cisco Firepower
17 27 (11.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.03%) MySQL
2 5 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (2.16%) MongoDB
2 5 (2.16%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (3.46%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (8.23%) Telecoms
2 10 (4.33%) Finance
3 9 (3.90%) Banking
4 8 (3.46%) German Language
4 8 (3.46%) Italian Language
5 2 (0.87%) Advertising
6 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (39.83%) Network Engineer
2 67 (29.00%) Architect
3 47 (20.35%) Solutions Architect
4 44 (19.05%) Security Architect
5 38 (16.45%) Security Solutions Architect
6 29 (12.55%) Network Architect
7 26 (11.26%) Senior Network Engineer
8 21 (9.09%) Security Engineer
9 20 (8.66%) Analyst
9 20 (8.66%) Cisco Engineer
9 20 (8.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 20 (8.66%) Network Security Engineer
10 16 (6.93%) Presales Solution Architect
11 15 (6.49%) Network Security Architect
12 12 (5.19%) Technical Architect
13 11 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
13 11 (4.76%) Security Analyst
14 10 (4.33%) Consultant
14 10 (4.33%) Senior Architect
15 9 (3.90%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.73%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.30%) LDAP
3 1 (0.43%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 77 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 26 (11.26%) Cyberthreat
3 24 (10.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 20 (8.66%) Computer Science
5 16 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (6.49%) FlexPod
7 8 (3.46%) EMC VMAX
8 7 (3.03%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 7 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (2.16%) SCADA
9 5 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.73%) NHS
11 3 (1.30%) Fat Client
11 3 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (1.30%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.87%) PKI
12 2 (0.87%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.43%) Clustering
13 1 (0.43%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.39%) Linux
2 17 (7.36%) Windows
3 7 (3.03%) FreeBSD
3 7 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.16%) CentOS
4 5 (2.16%) DC/OS
4 5 (2.16%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (1.73%) Unix
6 3 (1.30%) Debian
6 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (37.23%) ITIL
2 59 (25.54%) SIEM
3 53 (22.94%) Presales
4 49 (21.21%) Network Design
5 47 (20.35%) Load Balancing
6 46 (19.91%) ITIL V3
7 28 (12.12%) Vulnerability Management
8 24 (10.39%) Incident Management
8 24 (10.39%) Information Security
9 23 (9.96%) E-Commerce
9 23 (9.96%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 23 (9.96%) Software Optimisation
10 22 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
10 22 (9.52%) Migration
11 19 (8.23%) Value Proposition
12 18 (7.79%) Change Management
13 16 (6.93%) Cybersecurity
13 16 (6.93%) DNA
13 16 (6.93%) Security Architecture
13 16 (6.93%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.03%) Python
2 5 (2.16%) Bash Shell
2 5 (2.16%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.73%) Perl
4 3 (1.30%) PHP
5 2 (0.87%) C
6 1 (0.43%) C++
6 1 (0.43%) Java
6 1 (0.43%) Ruby
6 1 (0.43%) SQL
6 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 134 (58.01%) CCNP
2 86 (37.23%) CCNA
3 78 (33.77%) CCIE
4 57 (24.68%) CCDP
4 57 (24.68%) CISSP
5 39 (16.88%) Degree
6 30 (12.99%) CCSE
7 28 (12.12%) JNCIP
8 23 (9.96%) CCSP
8 23 (9.96%) IISP
8 23 (9.96%) ISSAP
9 22 (9.52%) CISM
10 17 (7.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 17 (7.36%) Computer Science Degree
11 16 (6.93%) GIAC
12 15 (6.49%) CCIE Security
13 13 (5.63%) JNCIE
14 11 (4.76%) CCSA
14 11 (4.76%) SC Cleared
14 11 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.49%) Cyber Essentials
2 11 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.60%) SLA
4 1 (0.43%) GDPR
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.43%) PMO
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.36%) VMware NSX
3 16 (6.93%) Active Directory
4 14 (6.06%) vSphere
5 8 (3.46%) Docker
6 6 (2.60%) FreeRADIUS
7 4 (1.73%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.30%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.43%) Firmware
10 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (12.99%) QRadar
2 20 (8.66%) Cisco Prime
3 16 (6.93%) CASB
4 11 (4.76%) Puppet
5 9 (3.90%) FortiGate
6 8 (3.46%) Kubernetes
7 7 (3.03%) Juniper STRM
7 7 (3.03%) RSA enVision
7 7 (3.03%) RSA Security Analytics
8 5 (2.16%) Ansible
8 5 (2.16%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (2.16%) vCenter Server
9 4 (1.73%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (1.30%) OSSEC
11 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
12 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
12 1 (0.43%) Nagios
12 1 (0.43%) SCCM
12 1 (0.43%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 177 (76.62%) Cisco
2 82 (35.50%) Juniper
3 74 (32.03%) CheckPoint
4 48 (20.78%) HP
5 46 (19.91%) Fortinet
6 45 (19.48%) VMware
7 42 (18.18%) F5
8 32 (13.85%) IBM
9 31 (13.42%) LogRhythm
9 31 (13.42%) Palo Alto
9 31 (13.42%) Splunk
10 28 (12.12%) Aruba
11 27 (11.69%) Microsoft
12 26 (11.26%) Meraki
12 26 (11.26%) SolarWinds
13 23 (9.96%) Forcepoint
13 23 (9.96%) Tufin
14 21 (9.09%) Infoblox
15 18 (7.79%) Sophos
16 16 (6.93%) McAfee