Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 48 41
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7 -22
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 75 287 339
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.58% 5.09% 5.29%
As % of the Vendors category 10.59% 12.32% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 77 180 305
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £31,100
90th Percentile £75,000 £85,250 £75,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -1.04% +12.94%

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 708 2,329 3,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 43.28% 41.33% 48.99%
Number of salaries quoted 505 1,702 2,418
Median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Berkshire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Cisco in Berkshire

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 September 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 23 September 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
Bracknell +19 21 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Reading -7 16 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Slough +13 12 £65,000 +4.00%
Newbury +4 5 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Maidenhead +30 4 £80,000 +122.22% 1
Windsor - 2 £65,000 -
Ascot - 1 - -
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
1 26 (34.67%) Juniper
2 25 (33.33%) Firewall
3 23 (30.67%) VMware
4 20 (26.67%) DevOps
5 18 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (24.00%) Linux
6 17 (22.67%) Security Cleared
7 16 (21.33%) Azure
8 15 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (20.00%) Terraform
8 15 (20.00%) WAN
8 15 (20.00%) Windows
9 13 (17.33%) CheckPoint
9 13 (17.33%) Ansible
9 13 (17.33%) Docker
10 12 (16.00%) Data Centre
10 12 (16.00%) CCNP
11 11 (14.67%) SC Cleared
12 10 (13.33%) Server Building
12 10 (13.33%) Task Automation
12 10 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 10 (13.33%) Project Delivery
13 9 (12.00%) Migration
13 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (12.00%) LAN
13 9 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
14 8 (10.67%) MPLS
15 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
15 7 (9.33%) VoIP

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 4 (5.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.33%) Azure
2 5 (6.67%) Office 365
2 5 (6.67%) SaaS
3 4 (5.33%) Amazon S3
3 4 (5.33%) AWS
3 4 (5.33%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (5.33%) Route 53
3 4 (5.33%) Serverless
4 3 (4.00%) IaaS
5 1 (1.33%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (33.33%) Firewall
2 15 (20.00%) WAN
3 9 (12.00%) LAN
4 8 (10.67%) MPLS
5 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (9.33%) VoIP
6 6 (8.00%) Wireless
7 5 (6.67%) Cisco Firepower
7 5 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (5.33%) BGP
8 4 (5.33%) OSPF
9 3 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (4.00%) Network Security
9 3 (4.00%) WLAN
10 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.33%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.33%) Junos
10 1 (1.33%) SNMP
10 1 (1.33%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.33%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.33%) Power BI
General
1 5 (6.67%) Military
2 4 (5.33%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Mandarin Language
4 2 (2.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (32.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (10.67%) Architect
3 8 (10.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Network Architect
5 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (5.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Core Network Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Design Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Developer
5 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.33%) IP Design Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) IP Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) IP Network Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Product Design Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Product Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) SaaS Developer
5 4 (5.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (5.33%) WAN Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) AngularJS
1 4 (5.33%) HTML
1 4 (5.33%) HTML5
1 4 (5.33%) Node.js
1 4 (5.33%) OAuth
1 4 (5.33%) OAuth2
1 4 (5.33%) React
1 4 (5.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.00%) PKI
3 3 (4.00%) Private Cloud
3 3 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.33%) Handset
5 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Linux
2 15 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (4.00%) CentOS
6 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) DevOps
2 10 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (13.33%) Project Delivery
2 10 (13.33%) Server Building
2 10 (13.33%) Task Automation
3 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.00%) Migration
3 9 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.67%) Network Design
6 4 (5.33%) Analytics
6 4 (5.33%) Data Analytics
6 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 4 (5.33%) ITIL
6 4 (5.33%) Microservices
7 3 (4.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (4.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
1 4 (5.33%) TypeScript
2 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.67%) C
3 2 (2.67%) SQL
4 1 (1.33%) Perl
4 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (22.67%) Security Cleared
3 12 (16.00%) CCNP
4 11 (14.67%) SC Cleared
5 7 (9.33%) CCNA
6 4 (5.33%) DV Cleared
6 4 (5.33%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.67%) CCIE
7 2 (2.67%) CEH
7 2 (2.67%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (2.67%) Degree
7 2 (2.67%) GSEC
7 2 (2.67%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.33%) CISSP
8 1 (1.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) SLA
2 4 (5.33%) ISO 9000
2 4 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.33%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.33%) NIST
3 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 15 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (17.33%) Docker
3 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.33%) vSphere
5 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (20.00%) Terraform
2 13 (17.33%) Ansible
3 3 (4.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.67%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.67%) SCCM
4 2 (2.67%) SCOM
4 2 (2.67%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.67%) vRealize
5 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 26 (34.67%) Juniper
1 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
2 23 (30.67%) VMware
3 13 (17.33%) CheckPoint
4 7 (9.33%) Dell
5 5 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 4 (5.33%) BT
6 4 (5.33%) Fortinet
6 4 (5.33%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.00%) EMC
7 3 (4.00%) HP
7 3 (4.00%) Huawei
7 3 (4.00%) LogRhythm
7 3 (4.00%) Meraki
7 3 (4.00%) Symantec
8 2 (2.67%) Citrix
8 2 (2.67%) F5
8 2 (2.67%) Gemalto
8 2 (2.67%) McAfee
8 2 (2.67%) Red Hat