Period
to 9 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 21 19
Rank change year-on-year -41 -2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 249 536 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.13% 8.41% 9.81%
As % of the Vendors category 8.48% 18.30% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 207 435 632
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £70,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,938 2,929 4,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.72% 45.97% 50.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,179 2,231 3,276
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Berkshire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Berkshire

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Berkshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Berkshire

Cisco
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 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 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 -54 78 £50,000 +5.26% 30
Bracknell -30 56 £45,000 +5.26% 6
Maidenhead -18 31 £43,750 -27.08% 3
Newbury +24 24 £62,500 +13.64% 3
Slough -26 18 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Windsor -3 7 £33,000 -22.35% 3
Thatcham +6 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Wokingham +1 3 £52,500 +23.53% 1
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 108 (43.37%) Firewall
2 94 (37.75%) Cisco Certification
3 77 (30.92%) VMware
4 75 (30.12%) Windows
5 59 (23.69%) Network Security
6 56 (22.49%) VMware Infrastructure
6 56 (22.49%) CCNP
7 54 (21.69%) Juniper
8 53 (21.29%) Active Directory
9 50 (20.08%) CheckPoint
10 49 (19.68%) WAN
10 49 (19.68%) Linux
11 47 (18.88%) Microsoft
12 44 (17.67%) DNS
13 42 (16.87%) Windows Server
14 41 (16.47%) Presales
14 41 (16.47%) CCNA
14 41 (16.47%) F5
15 38 (15.26%) LAN
15 38 (15.26%) Palo Alto
16 37 (14.86%) CISSP
17 35 (14.06%) Telecoms
17 35 (14.06%) Data Centre
18 34 (13.65%) DHCP
19 33 (13.25%) HP
19 33 (13.25%) Wireless
20 32 (12.85%) BGP
21 30 (12.05%) MPLS
22 29 (11.65%) Problem-Solving
22 29 (11.65%) Infrastructure Engineering

Cisco
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 25 (10.04%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.02%) IIS
3 9 (3.61%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.21%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.01%) Apache
6 3 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.80%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.40%) CMS
8 1 (0.40%) Confluence
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (2.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.01%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.04%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (9.64%) Office 365
3 23 (9.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.20%) G Suite
5 3 (1.20%) IaaS
5 3 (1.20%) PaaS
6 2 (0.80%) GitHub
7 1 (0.40%) Akamai
7 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.40%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.40%) SaaS
7 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 108 (43.37%) Firewall
2 59 (23.69%) Network Security
3 49 (19.68%) WAN
4 44 (17.67%) DNS
5 38 (15.26%) LAN
6 34 (13.65%) DHCP
7 33 (13.25%) Wireless
8 32 (12.85%) BGP
9 30 (12.05%) MPLS
10 28 (11.24%) Internet
10 28 (11.24%) TCP/IP
10 28 (11.24%) VPN
11 27 (10.84%) Cisco ASA
12 26 (10.44%) Cisco Nexus
13 24 (9.64%) VoIP
14 20 (8.03%) SNMP
15 19 (7.63%) OSPF
16 18 (7.23%) SSL
16 18 (7.23%) Wi-Fi
17 17 (6.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.01%) MySQL
3 3 (1.20%) Big Data
3 3 (1.20%) Data Lake
3 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.40%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.40%) JIRA
2 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 35 (14.06%) Telecoms
2 22 (8.84%) Finance
3 14 (5.62%) Marketing
4 12 (4.82%) Manufacturing
5 11 (4.42%) Electronics
6 9 (3.61%) Banking
6 9 (3.61%) Retail
7 3 (1.20%) French Language
7 3 (1.20%) German Language
7 3 (1.20%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.20%) Legal
7 3 (1.20%) Military
8 2 (0.80%) Billing
8 2 (0.80%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (0.80%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.80%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 88 (35.34%) Network Engineer
2 39 (15.66%) Architect
3 35 (14.06%) Security Engineer
4 29 (11.65%) Network Security Engineer
5 28 (11.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 27 (10.84%) Consultant
7 24 (9.64%) Cisco Engineer
8 21 (8.43%) Support Engineer
9 18 (7.23%) IT Engineer
10 14 (5.62%) Technical Architect
11 13 (5.22%) Network Architect
11 13 (5.22%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (4.42%) Security Consultant
13 10 (4.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 10 (4.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 10 (4.02%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (4.02%) Voice Engineer
13 10 (4.02%) Voice Network Engineer
14 9 (3.61%) IT Support
14 9 (3.61%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.41%) LAMP
2 4 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.40%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.40%) CSS
3 1 (0.40%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.40%) LDAP
3 1 (0.40%) libvirt
3 1 (0.40%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.06%) Data Centre
2 20 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 11 (4.42%) Driving Licence
6 9 (3.61%) Security Operations Centre
7 8 (3.21%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.81%) Clustering
8 7 (2.81%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (2.41%) Private Cloud
10 5 (2.01%) EPoS
10 5 (2.01%) PKI
11 4 (1.61%) IVR
11 4 (1.61%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.80%) EMC VMAX
12 2 (0.80%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.40%) iPhone
13 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 75 (30.12%) Windows
2 49 (19.68%) Linux
3 42 (16.87%) Windows Server
4 17 (6.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (5.62%) CentOS
5 14 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (5.22%) Windows 10
7 9 (3.61%) Unix
8 7 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.41%) Windows 7
10 5 (2.01%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.61%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.80%) Android
12 2 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (16.47%) Presales
2 29 (11.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 29 (11.65%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (10.44%) ITIL
4 23 (9.24%) Incident Management
5 21 (8.43%) SIEM
6 19 (7.63%) Load Balancing
7 17 (6.83%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (6.43%) Change Management
8 16 (6.43%) Logistics
8 16 (6.43%) Security Architecture
9 15 (6.02%) Network Design
9 15 (6.02%) Project Management
10 14 (5.62%) Information Security
10 14 (5.62%) Problem Management
11 13 (5.22%) Network Management
12 12 (4.82%) Collaborative Working
12 12 (4.82%) Migration
12 12 (4.82%) Programme Management
13 11 (4.42%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.62%) PowerShell
2 12 (4.82%) SQL
3 4 (1.61%) Python
4 3 (1.20%) Java
5 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 94 (37.75%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (22.49%) CCNP
3 41 (16.47%) CCNA
4 37 (14.86%) CISSP
5 23 (9.24%) CCDP
6 19 (7.63%) CCIE
6 19 (7.63%) Security Cleared
6 19 (7.63%) SSCP
7 17 (6.83%) CEH
8 16 (6.43%) GIAC
8 16 (6.43%) SC Cleared
9 14 (5.62%) Degree
10 11 (4.42%) CISM
11 10 (4.02%) JNCIE
12 8 (3.21%) CCSP
13 7 (2.81%) MCSE
13 7 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (2.41%) CCSA
14 6 (2.41%) JNCIP
14 6 (2.41%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.62%) SLA
2 9 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.61%) GDPR
4 3 (1.20%) COBIT
4 3 (1.20%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (22.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (21.29%) Active Directory
3 21 (8.43%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.82%) XenDesktop
5 11 (4.42%) vSphere
6 10 (4.02%) XenApp
7 5 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.20%) ProxySG
8 3 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (1.20%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.80%) Docker
9 2 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.80%) vCloud
9 2 (0.80%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.40%) KVM
10 1 (0.40%) Snort
10 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (6.02%) Cisco IPCC
2 13 (5.22%) SCCM
3 8 (3.21%) NetBackup
4 7 (2.81%) Grafana
4 7 (2.81%) QRadar
5 6 (2.41%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (2.01%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (2.01%) Nagios
6 5 (2.01%) Puppet
7 4 (1.61%) Icinga
8 3 (1.20%) Ansible
8 3 (1.20%) Data Guard
8 3 (1.20%) Kibana
8 3 (1.20%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.80%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.80%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.80%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.80%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.80%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 77 (30.92%) VMware
2 54 (21.69%) Juniper
3 50 (20.08%) CheckPoint
4 47 (18.88%) Microsoft
5 41 (16.47%) F5
6 38 (15.26%) Palo Alto
7 33 (13.25%) HP
8 25 (10.04%) Aruba
9 24 (9.64%) Citrix
9 24 (9.64%) Fortinet
10 23 (9.24%) SolarWinds
11 21 (8.43%) Dell
12 20 (8.03%) Zscaler
13 19 (7.63%) Meraki
14 17 (6.83%) Riverbed
15 15 (6.02%) EMC
16 13 (5.22%) Apple
16 13 (5.22%) Red Hat
16 13 (5.22%) SAP
16 13 (5.22%) Symantec