Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 18 15
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 535 692 1,235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 8.01% 9.14% 11.10%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 17.91% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 421 545 1,080
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +8.91% +1.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £77,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +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 3,210 3,863 5,846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.07% 51.01% 52.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,500 2,997 4,739
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £74,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -4 222 £42,500 -22.73% 26
Bracknell +14 134 £45,000 -10.00% 12
Newbury -16 30 £49,000 -6.67% 3
Maidenhead -23 29 £67,500 +57.25% 4
Slough -16 26 £37,500 -21.05% 8
Wokingham -1 16 £50,000 +40.85%
Windsor -17 5 £40,000 -47.54% 2
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 229 (42.80%) Firewall
2 228 (42.62%) Juniper
3 175 (32.71%) Windows
4 170 (31.78%) Cisco Certification
5 156 (29.16%) CheckPoint
6 143 (26.73%) VMware
7 142 (26.54%) F5
8 139 (25.98%) Microsoft
9 122 (22.80%) WAN
9 122 (22.80%) Palo Alto
10 120 (22.43%) CCNP
11 117 (21.87%) ITIL
12 116 (21.68%) Cisco ASA
13 115 (21.50%) TCP/IP
14 111 (20.75%) Active Directory
15 107 (20.00%) Windows Server
16 101 (18.88%) Data Centre
17 99 (18.50%) DNS
18 97 (18.13%) MPLS
19 92 (17.20%) HP
19 92 (17.20%) VPN
19 92 (17.20%) LAN
20 90 (16.82%) Linux
21 89 (16.64%) MS Exchange
22 84 (15.70%) Wireless
23 83 (15.51%) Network Security
24 72 (13.46%) SQL Server
24 72 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
25 71 (13.27%) Internet
26 66 (12.34%) CCNA

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 89 (16.64%) MS Exchange
2 49 (9.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (5.98%) IIS
4 28 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (2.99%) Skype for Business
6 13 (2.43%) SharePoint
7 11 (2.06%) Apache
7 11 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.31%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.56%) Confluence
9 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.19%) Moodle
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.19%) Site Server
10 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 36 (6.73%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.87%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 52 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (5.98%) Office 365
3 14 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.12%) SaaS
5 4 (0.75%) Akamai
6 3 (0.56%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.37%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.19%) IaaS
8 1 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.19%) PaaS
8 1 (0.19%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 229 (42.80%) Firewall
2 122 (22.80%) WAN
3 116 (21.68%) Cisco ASA
4 115 (21.50%) TCP/IP
5 99 (18.50%) DNS
6 97 (18.13%) MPLS
7 92 (17.20%) LAN
7 92 (17.20%) VPN
8 84 (15.70%) Wireless
9 83 (15.51%) Network Security
10 71 (13.27%) Internet
11 64 (11.96%) Cisco Nexus
12 63 (11.78%) DHCP
12 63 (11.78%) OSPF
13 56 (10.47%) BGP
14 41 (7.66%) IPsec
15 39 (7.29%) SAN
16 38 (7.10%) VLAN
17 36 (6.73%) Ethernet
17 36 (6.73%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.74%) SQL Server 2014
3 19 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (2.43%) MySQL
5 2 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (0.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.56%) JIRA
2 3 (0.56%) TeamCity
2 3 (0.56%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (4.86%) Retail
2 25 (4.67%) Marketing
3 22 (4.11%) Finance
4 20 (3.74%) German Language
5 19 (3.55%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.36%) French Language
7 14 (2.62%) Digital Economy
8 8 (1.50%) Advertising
8 8 (1.50%) Legal
8 8 (1.50%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.31%) Electronics
10 6 (1.12%) Billing
11 5 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.37%) Banking
12 2 (0.37%) Brand Awareness
12 2 (0.37%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 172 (32.15%) Network Engineer
2 100 (18.69%) Support Engineer
3 57 (10.65%) Senior Network Engineer
4 51 (9.53%) Cisco Engineer
5 49 (9.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 42 (7.85%) Security Engineer
7 40 (7.48%) Analyst
8 39 (7.29%) Architect
9 34 (6.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 31 (5.79%) VMware Engineer
11 29 (5.42%) Security Analyst
12 28 (5.23%) Administrator
12 28 (5.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 28 (5.23%) Network Security Engineer
13 25 (4.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 25 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support
14 24 (4.49%) Network Support
15 23 (4.30%) Field Engineer
16 22 (4.11%) 2nd Line Support
16 22 (4.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.68%) POSIX
2 5 (0.93%) Django
3 4 (0.75%) CSS
3 4 (0.75%) Web Services
4 2 (0.37%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (0.37%) libvirt
5 1 (0.19%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.19%) Java EE
5 1 (0.19%) JSON
5 1 (0.19%) LAMP
5 1 (0.19%) LDAP
5 1 (0.19%) Middleware
5 1 (0.19%) REST
5 1 (0.19%) SOAP
5 1 (0.19%) WSDL
5 1 (0.19%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 101 (18.88%) Data Centre
2 33 (6.17%) Clustering
3 22 (4.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 18 (3.36%) Security Operations Centre
5 17 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.18%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.43%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (1.87%) FlexPod
7 10 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (1.68%) Replication
9 8 (1.50%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 7 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.93%) Cyberattack
12 4 (0.75%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.75%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.56%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.56%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.56%) EPoS
13 3 (0.56%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.56%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 175 (32.71%) Windows
2 107 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 90 (16.82%) Linux
4 72 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (6.92%) Unix
6 34 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (5.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (5.05%) Windows 10
9 23 (4.30%) Windows 7
10 18 (3.36%) Solaris
10 18 (3.36%) Windows 2000
11 17 (3.18%) CentOS
12 11 (2.06%) Ubuntu
13 8 (1.50%) FreeBSD
14 6 (1.12%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.93%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.93%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.75%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (21.87%) ITIL
2 57 (10.65%) Presales
3 47 (8.79%) Change Management
4 46 (8.60%) Network Design
5 43 (8.04%) SIEM
6 42 (7.85%) Load Balancing
7 32 (5.98%) Time Management
8 31 (5.79%) Mentoring
9 30 (5.61%) Incident Management
10 29 (5.42%) Capacity Planning
11 28 (5.23%) ITIL V3
11 28 (5.23%) Root Cause Analysis
12 27 (5.05%) Migration
13 26 (4.86%) Service Delivery
14 24 (4.49%) Security Architecture
15 23 (4.30%) Security Operations
16 22 (4.11%) Analytics
17 21 (3.93%) Project Management
18 19 (3.55%) Capacity Management
18 19 (3.55%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (8.60%) SQL
2 21 (3.93%) Bash Shell
2 21 (3.93%) Python
3 16 (2.99%) PowerShell
4 11 (2.06%) C
5 9 (1.68%) Perl
6 6 (1.12%) Java
7 4 (0.75%) PHP
8 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 170 (31.78%) Cisco Certification
2 120 (22.43%) CCNP
3 66 (12.34%) CCNA
4 48 (8.97%) CISSP
5 46 (8.60%) CCDP
6 43 (8.04%) CCIE
7 31 (5.79%) Degree
8 27 (5.05%) GIAC
8 27 (5.05%) Security Cleared
8 27 (5.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 25 (4.67%) SC Cleared
10 24 (4.49%) JNCIP
11 23 (4.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 22 (4.11%) CCSE
13 21 (3.93%) CEH
14 19 (3.55%) SSCP
15 15 (2.80%) JNCIA
16 14 (2.62%) CCSA
17 13 (2.43%) ISSAP
17 13 (2.43%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.49%) SLA
2 16 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.68%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (1.50%) QA
5 3 (0.56%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.37%) GDPR
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 111 (20.75%) Active Directory
2 48 (8.97%) VMware ESXi
3 45 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (5.79%) Hyper-V
5 14 (2.62%) NFS
6 12 (2.24%) XenDesktop
7 11 (2.06%) vSphere
8 10 (1.87%) FreeRADIUS
9 9 (1.68%) VMware NSX
10 8 (1.50%) XenApp
11 5 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (0.93%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.93%) XenServer
12 2 (0.37%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.37%) Docker
12 2 (0.37%) KVM
12 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.19%) vCloud
13 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (7.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 27 (5.05%) vCenter Server
3 26 (4.86%) Backup Exec
4 23 (4.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 23 (4.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 21 (3.93%) QRadar
6 20 (3.74%) Cisco Prime
7 19 (3.55%) SCCM
8 14 (2.62%) Puppet
9 13 (2.43%) Cisco UCCX
10 12 (2.24%) FortiGate
10 12 (2.24%) Nagios
10 12 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (2.06%) Cisco CME
12 10 (1.87%) SCOM
13 8 (1.50%) Ansible
13 8 (1.50%) Juniper STRM
13 8 (1.50%) NetBackup
13 8 (1.50%) RSA enVision
13 8 (1.50%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 228 (42.62%) Juniper
2 156 (29.16%) CheckPoint
3 143 (26.73%) VMware
4 142 (26.54%) F5
5 139 (25.98%) Microsoft
6 122 (22.80%) Palo Alto
7 92 (17.20%) HP
8 58 (10.84%) Symantec
9 46 (8.60%) Blue Coat
10 43 (8.04%) Brocade
11 40 (7.48%) Fortinet
12 37 (6.92%) Forcepoint
13 36 (6.73%) IBM
14 35 (6.54%) Citrix
15 31 (5.79%) Aruba
15 31 (5.79%) Dell
16 29 (5.42%) Sourcefire
17 26 (4.86%) Veritas
18 24 (4.49%) SolarWinds
19 23 (4.30%) Altiris