Period
to 22 February 2020

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 22 February 2020 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
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 53 20
Rank change year-on-year 0 -33 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 229 273 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.68% 4.79% 8.10%
As % of the Vendors category 10.99% 10.23% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 189 211 430
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - -18.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £67,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -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 2,083 2,668 3,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 42.61% 46.81% 46.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,533 2,043 2,428
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £76,200 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 22 February 2020.

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 22 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 +1 86 £52,500 +16.67% 14
Bracknell +1 37 £34,500 -23.33% 9
Slough +35 31 £60,000 +71.43% 7
Newbury +22 16 £56,250 +32.35% 3
Maidenhead +14 8 £51,250 +6.22% 1
Ascot -7 5 £35,000 -38.21%
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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.

1 133 (58.08%) Firewall
2 111 (48.47%) Cisco Certification
3 87 (37.99%) Juniper
4 72 (31.44%) CCNP
5 59 (25.76%) VPN
5 59 (25.76%) Windows
6 53 (23.14%) Wireless
7 50 (21.83%) VMware
8 47 (20.52%) WAN
8 47 (20.52%) Microsoft
8 47 (20.52%) Azure
9 46 (20.09%) Data Centre
9 46 (20.09%) ITIL
10 45 (19.65%) CCNA
11 43 (18.78%) Network Security
11 43 (18.78%) Cisco ASA
12 41 (17.90%) Security Cleared
12 41 (17.90%) Windows Server
12 41 (17.90%) BGP
12 41 (17.90%) LAN
12 41 (17.90%) DNS
12 41 (17.90%) Linux
13 40 (17.47%) Palo Alto
14 36 (15.72%) CheckPoint
15 34 (14.85%) DHCP
15 34 (14.85%) Problem-Solving
15 34 (14.85%) Hyper-V
16 33 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
17 30 (13.10%) VoIP
18 29 (12.66%) MPLS

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 24 (10.48%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.62%) Apache
2 6 (2.62%) GlassFish
3 3 (1.31%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.31%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.87%) Confluence
5 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.44%) IIS
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (3.93%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (3.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 9 (3.93%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.62%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 47 (20.52%) Azure
2 27 (11.79%) Office 365
3 24 (10.48%) AWS
4 17 (7.42%) SaaS
5 10 (4.37%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.31%) Google Drive
7 2 (0.87%) Route 53
7 2 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 133 (58.08%) Firewall
2 59 (25.76%) VPN
3 53 (23.14%) Wireless
4 47 (20.52%) WAN
5 43 (18.78%) Cisco ASA
5 43 (18.78%) Network Security
6 41 (17.90%) BGP
6 41 (17.90%) DNS
6 41 (17.90%) LAN
7 34 (14.85%) DHCP
8 30 (13.10%) VoIP
9 29 (12.66%) MPLS
10 28 (12.23%) OSPF
11 19 (8.30%) SSL
12 17 (7.42%) Ethernet
12 17 (7.42%) VLAN
13 16 (6.99%) Internet
14 14 (6.11%) WLAN
15 13 (5.68%) SAN
15 13 (5.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.49%) MySQL
2 4 (1.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.31%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.44%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.44%) Big Data
4 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.44%) HBase
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (3.49%) JIRA
2 7 (3.06%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.62%) Bugzilla
3 6 (2.62%) CruiseControl
3 6 (2.62%) Selenium
4 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (9.17%) Finance
2 20 (8.73%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.24%) Games
4 9 (3.93%) Public Sector
5 7 (3.06%) Marketing
6 5 (2.18%) Retail
7 4 (1.75%) Electronics
7 4 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.75%) Military
8 1 (0.44%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 83 (36.24%) Network Engineer
2 44 (19.21%) Architect
3 30 (13.10%) Network Architect
4 24 (10.48%) Network Security Engineer
4 24 (10.48%) Security Engineer
5 20 (8.73%) IT Engineer
6 19 (8.30%) Support Engineer
7 14 (6.11%) Cisco Engineer
8 13 (5.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 13 (5.68%) IP Engineer
9 12 (5.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 12 (5.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (5.24%) Operations Engineer
10 11 (4.80%) IP Network Engineer
11 10 (4.37%) Cisco Architect
11 10 (4.37%) Network Support
11 10 (4.37%) Senior Network Engineer
12 9 (3.93%) Network Specialist
12 9 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.49%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.37%) LDAP
2 6 (2.62%) LAMP
3 4 (1.75%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.75%) SAML
4 2 (0.87%) ModSecurity
4 2 (0.87%) Web Services
5 1 (0.44%) .NET
5 1 (0.44%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.44%) Kafka
5 1 (0.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.09%) Data Centre
2 25 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (8.30%) Management Information System
4 16 (6.99%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (5.68%) Clustering
6 12 (5.24%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (5.24%) Private Cloud
7 11 (4.80%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (2.18%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (2.18%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.18%) Social Network
8 5 (2.18%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 4 (1.75%) Fibre Optics
10 2 (0.87%) BYOD
10 2 (0.87%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.87%) NHS
10 2 (0.87%) PKI
11 1 (0.44%) AS400
11 1 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (25.76%) Windows
2 41 (17.90%) Linux
2 41 (17.90%) Windows Server
3 22 (9.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (3.06%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.75%) Unix
5 4 (1.75%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.87%) Solaris
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (20.09%) ITIL
2 34 (14.85%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (11.79%) Change Management
4 22 (9.61%) Migration
4 22 (9.61%) Presales
5 18 (7.86%) Validation
6 17 (7.42%) Information Security
6 17 (7.42%) Software Audit
7 16 (6.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 16 (6.99%) Network Management
8 13 (5.68%) Network Design
9 12 (5.24%) Decision-Making
9 12 (5.24%) Project Management
9 12 (5.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (4.80%) Security Management
10 11 (4.80%) Service Delivery
10 11 (4.80%) Virtual Environments
11 10 (4.37%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (4.37%) Programme Management
11 10 (4.37%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 22 (9.61%) PowerShell
2 21 (9.17%) Python
3 13 (5.68%) SQL
4 8 (3.49%) Bash Shell
5 6 (2.62%) Perl
6 1 (0.44%) C
6 1 (0.44%) C#
6 1 (0.44%) C++
6 1 (0.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 111 (48.47%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (31.44%) CCNP
3 45 (19.65%) CCNA
4 41 (17.90%) Security Cleared
5 25 (10.92%) SC Cleared
6 23 (10.04%) JNCIS
7 17 (7.42%) CCSP
7 17 (7.42%) CISSP
8 16 (6.99%) CCDP
9 10 (4.37%) CCIE
10 7 (3.06%) CCIP
11 6 (2.62%) Degree
11 6 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (2.18%) JNCIA
13 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (1.31%) DV Cleared
15 2 (0.87%) CREST Certified
15 2 (0.87%) JNCIP
15 2 (0.87%) MCSA
15 2 (0.87%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.75%) SLA
3 2 (0.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (0.87%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.87%) NIST
3 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.44%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 34 (14.85%) Hyper-V
2 33 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (8.73%) Active Directory
4 10 (4.37%) Firmware
4 10 (4.37%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (3.49%) VMware NSX
6 6 (2.62%) iptables
6 6 (2.62%) KVM
6 6 (2.62%) NFS
6 6 (2.62%) QEMU
6 6 (2.62%) Xen
7 5 (2.18%) vCloud
7 5 (2.18%) vSphere
8 3 (1.31%) Snort
8 3 (1.31%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.87%) NLBS
10 1 (0.44%) Docker
10 1 (0.44%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (6.99%) SCCM
2 10 (4.37%) Microsoft Clustering
2 10 (4.37%) WSUS
3 6 (2.62%) SELinux
4 5 (2.18%) Puppet
5 3 (1.31%) Ansible
5 3 (1.31%) Endace
6 2 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.44%) Grafana
7 1 (0.44%) Graylog
7 1 (0.44%) Netcool
7 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.44%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 87 (37.99%) Juniper
2 50 (21.83%) VMware
3 47 (20.52%) Microsoft
4 40 (17.47%) Palo Alto
5 36 (15.72%) CheckPoint
6 25 (10.92%) Brocade
7 19 (8.30%) Meraki
8 14 (6.11%) F5
8 14 (6.11%) Huawei
9 10 (4.37%) Arista
9 10 (4.37%) Ciena
9 10 (4.37%) Emulex
9 10 (4.37%) Oracle
10 9 (3.93%) Fortinet
10 9 (3.93%) Nokia
11 8 (3.49%) HP
12 7 (3.06%) Nortel
13 6 (2.62%) Citrix
13 6 (2.62%) SAP
14 5 (2.18%) Dell