Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 19 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 528 841 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 8.30% 9.70% 10.55%
As % of the Vendors category 17.90% 19.40% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 442 634 983
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £28,275 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -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 2950 4334 5569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 46.39% 49.98% 50.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2243 3289 4295
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +1.01% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,350
90th Percentile £71,200 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 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 -3 257 £50,000 -9.09% 11
Bracknell +1 113 £42,500 -19.05% 10
Slough -20 39 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Newbury -13 22 £55,000 +70.54% 1
Windsor -3 13 £42,500 -32.00% 3
Wokingham - 13 £42,500 - 1
Maidenhead -34 7 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Thatcham -3 3 £42,500 +37.10%
Ascot -31 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 254 (48.11%) Firewall
2 242 (45.83%) Juniper
3 193 (36.55%) Cisco Certification
4 177 (33.52%) F5
5 175 (33.14%) Windows
6 162 (30.68%) Cisco ASA
7 150 (28.41%) CheckPoint
8 142 (26.89%) CCNP
9 133 (25.19%) TCP/IP
10 128 (24.24%) Linux
11 127 (24.05%) VMware
11 127 (24.05%) Palo Alto
12 125 (23.67%) Microsoft
13 116 (21.97%) ITIL
14 107 (20.27%) MPLS
15 89 (16.86%) VPN
16 86 (16.29%) Active Directory
17 85 (16.10%) WAN
18 84 (15.91%) Windows Server
19 83 (15.72%) BGP
20 80 (15.15%) OSPF
20 80 (15.15%) SQL Server
20 80 (15.15%) Data Centre
21 76 (14.39%) Network Security
22 70 (13.26%) DNS
23 69 (13.07%) MS Exchange
23 69 (13.07%) IPsec
24 67 (12.69%) HP
24 67 (12.69%) Windows Server 2012
25 66 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

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 69 (13.07%) MS Exchange
2 38 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (3.03%) IIS
5 13 (2.46%) Apache
6 10 (1.89%) Skype for Business
7 9 (1.70%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.70%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.33%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.76%) SAS
10 2 (0.38%) Confluence
10 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.19%) Moodle
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.19%) Site Server
Applications
1 25 (4.73%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 37 (7.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.79%) Office 365
3 13 (2.46%) SaaS
4 6 (1.14%) IaaS
5 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 254 (48.11%) Firewall
2 162 (30.68%) Cisco ASA
3 133 (25.19%) TCP/IP
4 107 (20.27%) MPLS
5 89 (16.86%) VPN
6 85 (16.10%) WAN
7 83 (15.72%) BGP
8 80 (15.15%) OSPF
9 76 (14.39%) Network Security
10 70 (13.26%) DNS
11 69 (13.07%) IPsec
12 65 (12.31%) Cisco Nexus
13 54 (10.23%) Wireless
14 52 (9.85%) LAN
15 46 (8.71%) SSL
15 46 (8.71%) VLAN
16 37 (7.01%) VoIP
17 36 (6.82%) Cisco PIX
17 36 (6.82%) Internet
18 34 (6.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.79%) MySQL
3 19 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.76%) DB2
7 4 (0.76%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.38%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (0.57%) JIRA
2 2 (0.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.38%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.38%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.19%) JMeter
3 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
General
1 48 (9.09%) Digital Economy
2 45 (8.52%) Finance
3 34 (6.44%) Telecoms
4 33 (6.25%) German Language
5 27 (5.11%) Marketing
6 25 (4.73%) French Language
7 20 (3.79%) Legal
8 15 (2.84%) Billing
9 13 (2.46%) Electronics
9 13 (2.46%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.89%) Advertising
11 9 (1.70%) Back Office
11 9 (1.70%) Retail
12 5 (0.95%) Automotive
13 2 (0.38%) Brand Awareness
13 2 (0.38%) Games
13 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 161 (30.49%) Network Engineer
2 95 (17.99%) Support Engineer
3 77 (14.58%) Cisco Engineer
4 60 (11.36%) Security Engineer
5 48 (9.09%) Analyst
6 47 (8.90%) Senior Network Engineer
7 43 (8.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 39 (7.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 33 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
10 32 (6.06%) Administrator
11 31 (5.87%) Network Support
12 29 (5.49%) Network Support Engineer
13 28 (5.30%) Systems Administrator
14 27 (5.11%) Juniper Engineer
15 26 (4.92%) Consultant
15 26 (4.92%) Security Analyst
16 25 (4.73%) Architect
17 24 (4.55%) Firewall Analyst
18 23 (4.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
19 22 (4.17%) Blue Coat Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.14%) Django
1 6 (1.14%) POSIX
2 5 (0.95%) Web Services
3 2 (0.38%) Java EE
3 2 (0.38%) JSON
3 2 (0.38%) Middleware
3 2 (0.38%) REST
3 2 (0.38%) SOAP
3 2 (0.38%) WSDL
3 2 (0.38%) XSD
4 1 (0.19%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.19%) LAMP
4 1 (0.19%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 80 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 36 (6.82%) Clustering
3 19 (3.60%) Virtual Team
4 17 (3.22%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.84%) Security Operations Centre
6 13 (2.46%) FlexPod
7 8 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (1.33%) Replication
9 6 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.14%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (0.76%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.76%) Cyber Attack
10 4 (0.76%) Machine to Machine
11 3 (0.57%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.57%) User Experience
11 3 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 175 (33.14%) Windows
2 128 (24.24%) Linux
3 84 (15.91%) Windows Server
4 67 (12.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 62 (11.74%) Unix
6 55 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 52 (9.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (6.82%) Solaris
9 31 (5.87%) Windows 2000
10 26 (4.92%) CentOS
11 16 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (2.46%) Windows 7
13 12 (2.27%) Windows 10
14 8 (1.52%) Debian
15 7 (1.33%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.95%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.57%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.38%) AIX
18 2 (0.38%) Kali Linux
18 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (21.97%) ITIL
2 62 (11.74%) Presales
3 49 (9.28%) Risk Management
4 44 (8.33%) Network Design
5 40 (7.58%) Mentoring
6 35 (6.63%) Load Balancing
6 35 (6.63%) Time Management
7 33 (6.25%) SIEM
8 31 (5.87%) Network Monitoring
8 31 (5.87%) Project Management
9 29 (5.49%) Service Delivery
10 28 (5.30%) Incident Management
11 24 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
12 23 (4.36%) Security Operations
13 22 (4.17%) Migration
14 21 (3.98%) Change Management
14 21 (3.98%) DevOps
14 21 (3.98%) Security Architecture
15 19 (3.60%) ITIL V3
15 19 (3.60%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (8.90%) SQL
2 23 (4.36%) Python
3 20 (3.79%) Perl
4 18 (3.41%) PowerShell
5 16 (3.03%) Bash Shell
6 14 (2.65%) Java
7 10 (1.89%) C
8 5 (0.95%) Ruby
8 5 (0.95%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.57%) PHP
10 1 (0.19%) C++
10 1 (0.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 193 (36.55%) Cisco Certification
2 142 (26.89%) CCNP
3 65 (12.31%) CCNA
4 56 (10.61%) CCIE
5 45 (8.52%) Degree
6 37 (7.01%) Security Cleared
7 32 (6.06%) SC Cleared
8 28 (5.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 27 (5.11%) CCDP
9 27 (5.11%) CISSP
10 23 (4.36%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 20 (3.79%) JNCIA
12 18 (3.41%) JNCIS
13 16 (3.03%) CEH
14 15 (2.84%) JNCIE
14 15 (2.84%) JNCIP
15 13 (2.46%) GIAC
16 12 (2.27%) SSCP
17 11 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
18 10 (1.89%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.82%) SLA
2 26 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (3.41%) QA
4 9 (1.70%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.76%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.76%) SAS 70
6 3 (0.57%) COBIT
6 3 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 86 (16.29%) Active Directory
2 66 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (9.85%) VMware ESXi
4 41 (7.77%) Hyper-V
5 11 (2.08%) Terminal Services
5 11 (2.08%) XenApp
5 11 (2.08%) XenServer
6 9 (1.70%) KVM
6 9 (1.70%) VMware Workstation
7 8 (1.52%) NFS
7 8 (1.52%) vSphere
7 8 (1.52%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.95%) Docker
9 4 (0.76%) Firmware
9 4 (0.76%) FreeRADIUS
9 4 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.38%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 27 (5.11%) vCenter Server
3 25 (4.73%) Backup Exec
4 23 (4.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 23 (4.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 19 (3.60%) FortiGate
6 18 (3.41%) Cisco UCCX
7 14 (2.65%) Cisco Prime
8 11 (2.08%) Nessus
8 11 (2.08%) Nmap
9 10 (1.89%) Nagios
9 10 (1.89%) SCCM
10 9 (1.70%) Ansible
10 9 (1.70%) Cisco CME
10 9 (1.70%) WSUS
10 9 (1.70%) ZABBIX
11 8 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
12 7 (1.33%) cPanel
12 7 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 242 (45.83%) Juniper
2 177 (33.52%) F5
3 150 (28.41%) CheckPoint
4 127 (24.05%) Palo Alto
4 127 (24.05%) VMware
5 125 (23.67%) Microsoft
6 67 (12.69%) HP
7 51 (9.66%) Blue Coat
8 49 (9.28%) Sourcefire
9 43 (8.14%) Symantec
10 37 (7.01%) Brocade
11 36 (6.82%) Crossbeam
12 28 (5.30%) Dell
12 28 (5.30%) Fortinet
13 27 (5.11%) Citrix
14 25 (4.73%) Meraki
14 25 (4.73%) Veritas
15 24 (4.55%) Forcepoint
16 23 (4.36%) Altiris
16 23 (4.36%) NetApp