Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 22 20
Rank change year-on-year -25 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 318 505 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.98% 8.31% 9.86%
As % of the Vendors category 10.23% 18.06% 20.01%
Number of salaries quoted 278 433 661
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £46,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -11.43% +10.53%
10th Percentile £30,850 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,375 £70,000 £72,500
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 3,107 2,796 4,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.66% 45.99% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2,386 2,148 3,289
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,350 £27,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.93%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -39 102 £36,000 -34.55% 22
Bracknell -25 54 £50,000 +17.65% 10
Maidenhead 0 52 £57,500 -4.17% 3
Slough -3 35 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Newbury +11 25 £62,500 +13.64% 1
Windsor -21 7 £33,000 -22.35% 5
Thatcham +11 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Wokingham -3 3 £52,500 +31.25%
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 145 (45.60%) Firewall
2 126 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
3 102 (32.08%) VMware
4 93 (29.25%) Windows
5 89 (27.99%) CheckPoint
6 81 (25.47%) CCNP
7 77 (24.21%) Microsoft
8 76 (23.90%) Juniper
9 75 (23.58%) WAN
10 74 (23.27%) Network Security
11 72 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 71 (22.33%) DNS
13 69 (21.70%) Data Centre
14 67 (21.07%) Cisco ASA
15 65 (20.44%) LAN
16 63 (19.81%) HP
17 58 (18.24%) CCNA
17 58 (18.24%) DHCP
17 58 (18.24%) Presales
18 57 (17.92%) Windows Server
18 57 (17.92%) VPN
19 56 (17.61%) F5
20 55 (17.30%) Active Directory
20 55 (17.30%) Wireless
21 51 (16.04%) Linux
22 48 (15.09%) Aruba
22 48 (15.09%) SolarWinds
23 46 (14.47%) BGP
24 44 (13.84%) Palo Alto
25 41 (12.89%) 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 37 (11.64%) MS Exchange
2 14 (4.40%) IIS
3 9 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.89%) Apache
6 5 (1.57%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.57%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.26%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.63%) Confluence
8 2 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.31%) CMS
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 19 (5.97%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (12.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (9.75%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (4.40%) Office 365
4 13 (4.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.57%) Akamai
5 5 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.57%) SaaS
6 4 (1.26%) IaaS
6 4 (1.26%) PaaS
7 3 (0.94%) GitHub
8 2 (0.63%) G Suite
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.31%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 145 (45.60%) Firewall
2 75 (23.58%) WAN
3 74 (23.27%) Network Security
4 71 (22.33%) DNS
5 67 (21.07%) Cisco ASA
6 65 (20.44%) LAN
7 58 (18.24%) DHCP
8 57 (17.92%) VPN
9 55 (17.30%) Wireless
10 46 (14.47%) BGP
11 41 (12.89%) MPLS
12 40 (12.58%) WLAN
13 38 (11.95%) Internet
13 38 (11.95%) OSPF
14 37 (11.64%) Cisco Nexus
15 33 (10.38%) TCP/IP
16 31 (9.75%) Cisco IOS
16 31 (9.75%) VoIP
17 26 (8.18%) Wi-Fi
18 22 (6.92%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.57%) MySQL
3 3 (0.94%) Big Data
3 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (0.63%) Data Lake
4 2 (0.63%) Power BI
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.26%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (0.94%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.63%) JIRA
4 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.31%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (10.69%) Telecoms
2 31 (9.75%) Finance
3 16 (5.03%) Retail
4 14 (4.40%) Banking
5 10 (3.14%) German Language
5 10 (3.14%) Italian Language
5 10 (3.14%) Marketing
6 8 (2.52%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.89%) Electronics
8 5 (1.57%) French Language
9 4 (1.26%) Back Office
9 4 (1.26%) Portuguese Language
9 4 (1.26%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.94%) Legal
11 2 (0.63%) Billing
11 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.63%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.31%) Advertising
12 1 (0.31%) Law
12 1 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 118 (37.11%) Network Engineer
2 56 (17.61%) Architect
3 36 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 35 (11.01%) Security Engineer
5 31 (9.75%) Solutions Architect
6 30 (9.43%) IT Engineer
6 30 (9.43%) Network Security Engineer
7 28 (8.81%) Support Engineer
8 27 (8.49%) Senior Network Engineer
9 24 (7.55%) Cisco Engineer
10 19 (5.97%) Consultant
10 19 (5.97%) Security Architect
11 18 (5.66%) Technical Architect
12 17 (5.35%) IT Support
12 17 (5.35%) IT Support Engineer
12 17 (5.35%) Network Architect
12 17 (5.35%) Security Solutions Architect
13 16 (5.03%) Analyst
13 16 (5.03%) Cloud Architect
14 15 (4.72%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.89%) 802.1X
1 6 (1.89%) LAMP
2 5 (1.57%) CSS
3 4 (1.26%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.31%) LDAP
4 1 (0.31%) ModSecurity
4 1 (0.31%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (21.70%) Data Centre
2 25 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 12 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.14%) Cyberthreat
6 8 (2.52%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.52%) EMC VMAX
6 8 (2.52%) Public Cloud
7 7 (2.20%) Clustering
7 7 (2.20%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.57%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.57%) FlexPod
9 5 (1.57%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (1.26%) IVR
10 4 (1.26%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.94%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.94%) PKI
12 2 (0.63%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 93 (29.25%) Windows
2 57 (17.92%) Windows Server
3 51 (16.04%) Linux
4 24 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (4.09%) CentOS
7 9 (2.83%) Unix
7 9 (2.83%) Windows 10
7 9 (2.83%) Windows 8
8 7 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.57%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.26%) Android
11 4 (1.26%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.63%) Debian
12 2 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.31%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (18.24%) Presales
2 39 (12.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 38 (11.95%) Incident Management
4 33 (10.38%) Logistics
5 31 (9.75%) Load Balancing
5 31 (9.75%) Network Design
5 31 (9.75%) SIEM
6 29 (9.12%) ITIL
7 27 (8.49%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (6.60%) Migration
9 18 (5.66%) Problem Management
10 16 (5.03%) Collaborative Working
10 16 (5.03%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (4.72%) ITIL V3
11 15 (4.72%) Vulnerability Management
12 14 (4.40%) Service Management
12 14 (4.40%) Tech Ops
13 13 (4.09%) Change Management
13 13 (4.09%) Mentoring
13 13 (4.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.66%) PowerShell
2 13 (4.09%) SQL
3 4 (1.26%) Python
4 3 (0.94%) Java
5 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.31%) C
Qualifications
1 126 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
2 81 (25.47%) CCNP
3 58 (18.24%) CCNA
4 40 (12.58%) CCIE
5 31 (9.75%) CISSP
6 29 (9.12%) Security Cleared
7 28 (8.81%) CCDP
8 23 (7.23%) SC Cleared
9 21 (6.60%) Degree
10 13 (4.09%) CCSE
10 13 (4.09%) SSCP
11 12 (3.77%) CCSP
11 12 (3.77%) CEH
11 12 (3.77%) GIAC
12 11 (3.46%) CISM
12 11 (3.46%) JNCIE
12 11 (3.46%) JNCIP
12 11 (3.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (2.83%) CCIE Service Provider
13 9 (2.83%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.46%) SLA
2 10 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.20%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.94%) COBIT
4 3 (0.94%) GDPR
4 3 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 72 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (17.30%) Active Directory
3 18 (5.66%) Hyper-V
4 15 (4.72%) vSphere
5 13 (4.09%) XenDesktop
6 11 (3.46%) VMware NSX
7 9 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (2.83%) XenApp
8 3 (0.94%) Docker
8 3 (0.94%) vCloud
9 2 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.63%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (7.23%) Cisco IPCC
2 13 (4.09%) Cisco Prime
3 10 (3.14%) Puppet
3 10 (3.14%) QRadar
4 9 (2.83%) SCCM
5 7 (2.20%) CASB
5 7 (2.20%) NetBackup
6 6 (1.89%) Grafana
6 6 (1.89%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (1.57%) Cisco CME
7 5 (1.57%) Nagios
7 5 (1.57%) vCenter Server
8 4 (1.26%) Ansible
8 4 (1.26%) Icinga
8 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.94%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.94%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.94%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.63%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 102 (32.08%) VMware
2 89 (27.99%) CheckPoint
3 77 (24.21%) Microsoft
4 76 (23.90%) Juniper
5 63 (19.81%) HP
6 56 (17.61%) F5
7 48 (15.09%) Aruba
7 48 (15.09%) SolarWinds
8 44 (13.84%) Palo Alto
9 39 (12.26%) Zscaler
10 35 (11.01%) Fortinet
11 33 (10.38%) Dell
12 30 (9.43%) Riverbed
13 29 (9.12%) Citrix
14 26 (8.18%) Meraki
15 24 (7.55%) EMC
16 23 (7.23%) Splunk
17 20 (6.29%) NetApp
18 15 (4.72%) Google
19 13 (4.09%) Symantec