Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 43 40
Rank change year-on-year -36 -3 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 224 433 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.55% 4.99% 5.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.47% 15.79% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 199 382 491
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,700 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year - -3.74% +5.06%

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 1797 2742 3757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.49% 31.60% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1396 2018 2840
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017. 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 -17 96 £57,500 +4.55% 2
Bracknell -2 49 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Slough -15 19 £45,000 -12.20%
Newbury -15 10 £55,000 +22.22%
Maidenhead +7 5 £57,500 +35.29%
Windsor +3 4 £77,500 - 2
Thatcham - 3 £42,500 -
Wokingham +1 2 £37,500 -
Cisco Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 188 (83.93%) Cisco
2 158 (70.54%) CCNP
3 136 (60.71%) Firewall
4 96 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 92 (41.07%) MPLS
6 84 (37.50%) Juniper
6 84 (37.50%) CCNA
7 80 (35.71%) BGP
8 78 (34.82%) OSPF
9 67 (29.91%) F5
10 62 (27.68%) WAN
11 60 (26.79%) TCP/IP
11 60 (26.79%) Network Security
12 57 (25.45%) CCIE
13 56 (25.00%) Data Centre
14 55 (24.55%) VPN
15 53 (23.66%) ITIL
15 53 (23.66%) CheckPoint
16 45 (20.09%) IPsec
17 43 (19.20%) Cisco Nexus
18 42 (18.75%) Windows
19 39 (17.41%) Microsoft
19 39 (17.41%) Network Design
20 38 (16.96%) VMware
20 38 (16.96%) VLAN
21 34 (15.18%) Load Balancing
22 33 (14.73%) Wireless
23 31 (13.84%) SSL
23 31 (13.84%) VMware Infrastructure
23 31 (13.84%) Network Monitoring

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 12 (5.36%) Apache
1 12 (5.36%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.46%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.34%) IIS
3 3 (1.34%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.45%) Site Server
Applications
1 12 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.68%) Office 365
3 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.45%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (60.71%) Firewall
2 96 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 92 (41.07%) MPLS
4 80 (35.71%) BGP
5 78 (34.82%) OSPF
6 62 (27.68%) WAN
7 60 (26.79%) Network Security
7 60 (26.79%) TCP/IP
8 55 (24.55%) VPN
9 45 (20.09%) IPsec
10 43 (19.20%) Cisco Nexus
11 38 (16.96%) VLAN
12 33 (14.73%) Wireless
13 31 (13.84%) SSL
14 30 (13.39%) DNS
15 29 (12.95%) LAN
16 28 (12.50%) Ethernet
16 28 (12.50%) VoIP
17 25 (11.16%) EIGRP
18 22 (9.82%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.46%) MySQL
3 9 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.89%) JIRA
1 2 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.45%) JMeter
2 1 (0.45%) Redmine
2 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (12.50%) Finance
2 26 (11.61%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.70%) Billing
4 11 (4.91%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.02%) Back Office
6 8 (3.57%) Electronics
6 8 (3.57%) Marketing
7 7 (3.13%) Advertising
8 5 (2.23%) Legal
8 5 (2.23%) Retail
9 4 (1.79%) Games
10 1 (0.45%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 112 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 46 (20.54%) Security Engineer
3 44 (19.64%) Cisco Engineer
4 39 (17.41%) Senior Network Engineer
5 31 (13.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 31 (13.84%) Network Security Engineer
5 31 (13.84%) Support Engineer
6 22 (9.82%) Network Support
6 22 (9.82%) Network Support Engineer
7 17 (7.59%) Juniper Engineer
8 16 (7.14%) Architect
9 15 (6.70%) Analyst
10 14 (6.25%) Administrator
10 14 (6.25%) Network Architect
10 14 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 14 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 13 (5.80%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (4.91%) Consultant
12 11 (4.91%) Senior Network Support
12 11 (4.91%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.45%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.45%) Regular Expression
1 1 (0.45%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 56 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.25%) FlexPod
2 14 (6.25%) Virtual Team
3 8 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.13%) Machine to Machine
4 7 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (2.23%) Clustering
5 5 (2.23%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.34%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.34%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.34%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.89%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 2 (0.89%) Xbox
8 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.45%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.45%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.45%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 42 (18.75%) Windows
2 29 (12.95%) Linux
3 14 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 11 (4.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (4.46%) Unix
5 10 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.34%) Windows 2000
6 3 (1.34%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.89%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.45%) CentOS
8 1 (0.45%) Fedora
8 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (23.66%) ITIL
2 39 (17.41%) Network Design
3 34 (15.18%) Load Balancing
4 31 (13.84%) Network Monitoring
5 30 (13.39%) Presales
6 28 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 22 (9.82%) Project Management
7 22 (9.82%) SIEM
7 22 (9.82%) Time Management
8 21 (9.38%) Incident Management
9 19 (8.48%) Security Architecture
9 19 (8.48%) Security Management
10 17 (7.59%) Migration
11 16 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
11 16 (7.14%) Service Delivery
12 15 (6.70%) ITIL V3
12 15 (6.70%) Line Management
13 14 (6.25%) Application Performance Management
13 14 (6.25%) Converged Infrastructure
13 14 (6.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.36%) Python
2 9 (4.02%) Perl
2 9 (4.02%) SQL
3 5 (2.23%) Bash Shell
3 5 (2.23%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.45%) C
5 1 (0.45%) Java
5 1 (0.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 158 (70.54%) CCNP
2 84 (37.50%) CCNA
3 57 (25.45%) CCIE
4 30 (13.39%) CCDP
5 26 (11.61%) CISSP
6 22 (9.82%) GIAC
7 21 (9.38%) CEH
8 20 (8.93%) SSCP
9 19 (8.48%) Degree
10 18 (8.04%) Security Cleared
11 16 (7.14%) JNCIA
11 16 (7.14%) JNCIP
11 16 (7.14%) JNCIS
11 16 (7.14%) SC Cleared
12 12 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (4.46%) JNCIE
14 9 (4.02%) CCNP Voice
14 9 (4.02%) MCSE
15 8 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
16 7 (3.13%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (6.70%) QA
2 8 (3.57%) ISO 9001
3 6 (2.68%) SLA
4 3 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.89%) COBIT
6 1 (0.45%) GDPR
6 1 (0.45%) GPG13
6 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (13.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (8.04%) Active Directory
3 14 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.57%) KVM
4 8 (3.57%) Terminal Services
4 8 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
4 8 (3.57%) XenApp
4 8 (3.57%) XenServer
5 4 (1.79%) FreeRADIUS
6 3 (1.34%) vSphere
7 1 (0.45%) NFS
7 1 (0.45%) Samba
7 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.45%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (7.14%) FortiGate
2 14 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
3 12 (5.36%) Cisco UCCX
4 9 (4.02%) Cisco CME
5 8 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (3.57%) WSUS
5 8 (3.57%) ZABBIX
6 4 (1.79%) Nagios
6 4 (1.79%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.34%) Puppet
7 3 (1.34%) QRadar
8 2 (0.89%) Ansible
8 2 (0.89%) Juniper STRM
8 2 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.89%) RSA enVision
8 2 (0.89%) RSA Security Analytics
8 2 (0.89%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.45%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 188 (83.93%) Cisco
2 84 (37.50%) Juniper
3 67 (29.91%) F5
4 53 (23.66%) CheckPoint
5 39 (17.41%) Microsoft
6 38 (16.96%) VMware
7 26 (11.61%) HP
8 24 (10.71%) Fortinet
8 24 (10.71%) Palo Alto
9 23 (10.27%) SolarWinds
10 19 (8.48%) Aruba
11 18 (8.04%) Meraki
12 17 (7.59%) NetScout
13 15 (6.70%) Brocade
14 14 (6.25%) Sourcefire
15 12 (5.36%) GENBAND
15 12 (5.36%) Oracle
16 10 (4.46%) Citrix
17 9 (4.02%) Red Box
17 9 (4.02%) Splunk