Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 16 17
Rank change year-on-year -17 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 453 640 1,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 6.74% 9.65% 10.71%
As % of the Vendors category 13.69% 19.19% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 350 557 873
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +0.96% +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,400 £28,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 3,308 3,335 4,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.18% 50.31% 51.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,567 2,627 3,911
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% -

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 -25 150 £35,000 -33.33% 15
Bracknell +1 89 £50,000 -4.76% 7
Maidenhead -15 65 £65,000 +51.43% 3
Slough +2 44 £42,500 -5.56% 5
Newbury -19 20 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Wokingham -20 7 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Thatcham +2 1 £30,000 -4.76%
Windsor -19 1 £40,000 -46.67%
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 208 (45.92%) Firewall
2 163 (35.98%) CheckPoint
3 156 (34.44%) Cisco Certification
4 152 (33.55%) VMware
5 139 (30.68%) WAN
6 129 (28.48%) Juniper
7 128 (28.26%) Data Centre
8 122 (26.93%) LAN
9 121 (26.71%) DNS
10 118 (26.05%) Windows
11 117 (25.83%) VPN
12 116 (25.61%) Cisco ASA
13 112 (24.72%) Microsoft
14 104 (22.96%) HP
15 102 (22.52%) CCNP
15 102 (22.52%) DHCP
16 98 (21.63%) Network Security
17 94 (20.75%) Palo Alto
18 92 (20.31%) Wireless
19 87 (19.21%) F5
20 86 (18.98%) Windows Server
21 81 (17.88%) ITIL
22 79 (17.44%) MPLS
23 76 (16.78%) Active Directory
24 75 (16.56%) Presales
25 71 (15.67%) WLAN
26 70 (15.45%) Aruba
26 70 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
27 68 (15.01%) Microsoft Azure
28 65 (14.35%) MS Exchange

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 65 (14.35%) MS Exchange
2 30 (6.62%) IIS
3 22 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (2.21%) Skype for Business
6 7 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (1.55%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.10%) Apache
8 3 (0.66%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.44%) Confluence
9 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 28 (6.18%) MS Visio
2 15 (3.31%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 68 (15.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (5.52%) Office 365
4 14 (3.09%) Akamai
4 14 (3.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.55%) SaaS
6 4 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.88%) IBM Cloud
6 4 (0.88%) SoftLayer
7 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.22%) GitHub
8 1 (0.22%) IaaS
8 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 208 (45.92%) Firewall
2 139 (30.68%) WAN
3 122 (26.93%) LAN
4 121 (26.71%) DNS
5 117 (25.83%) VPN
6 116 (25.61%) Cisco ASA
7 102 (22.52%) DHCP
8 98 (21.63%) Network Security
9 92 (20.31%) Wireless
10 79 (17.44%) MPLS
11 71 (15.67%) WLAN
12 64 (14.13%) Internet
13 62 (13.69%) Cisco Nexus
14 59 (13.02%) BGP
14 59 (13.02%) OSPF
15 56 (12.36%) TCP/IP
16 52 (11.48%) Cisco IOS
17 38 (8.39%) VLAN
18 37 (8.17%) Ethernet
19 36 (7.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (0.66%) MySQL
3 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.44%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.44%) JIRA
2 2 (0.44%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.44%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
General
1 40 (8.83%) Retail
2 31 (6.84%) Telecoms
3 28 (6.18%) Finance
4 15 (3.31%) Banking
4 15 (3.31%) German Language
4 15 (3.31%) Italian Language
5 6 (1.32%) Marketing
6 5 (1.10%) Back Office
7 4 (0.88%) French Language
7 4 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.88%) Portuguese Language
7 4 (0.88%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 152 (33.55%) Network Engineer
2 72 (15.89%) Architect
3 57 (12.58%) Senior Network Engineer
4 56 (12.36%) Solutions Architect
5 41 (9.05%) Support Engineer
6 38 (8.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 38 (8.39%) Security Architect
7 36 (7.95%) Security Solutions Architect
8 33 (7.28%) Security Engineer
9 26 (5.74%) Analyst
9 26 (5.74%) Network Security Engineer
10 24 (5.30%) Cisco Engineer
10 24 (5.30%) IT Engineer
10 24 (5.30%) Network Architect
11 20 (4.42%) Administrator
11 20 (4.42%) LAN Engineer
12 19 (4.19%) Presales Solution Architect
12 19 (4.19%) Technical Architect
13 18 (3.97%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
14 17 (3.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.09%) CSS
2 6 (1.32%) 802.1X
3 3 (0.66%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (0.66%) LDAP
4 2 (0.44%) libvirt
4 2 (0.44%) POSIX
5 1 (0.22%) LAMP
5 1 (0.22%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 128 (28.26%) Data Centre
2 31 (6.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 22 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.42%) Cyberthreat
5 16 (3.53%) FlexPod
6 13 (2.87%) EMC VMAX
7 12 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
8 10 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (1.99%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.10%) Clustering
12 4 (0.88%) Security Operations Centre
13 3 (0.66%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 3 (0.66%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.66%) Fat Client
13 3 (0.66%) IVR
13 3 (0.66%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.66%) Thin Client
14 2 (0.44%) Learning Management System
14 2 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 118 (26.05%) Windows
2 86 (18.98%) Windows Server
3 57 (12.58%) Linux
4 32 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (3.97%) Windows 10
7 12 (2.65%) Unix
7 12 (2.65%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.99%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.55%) CentOS
9 7 (1.55%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.10%) VyOS
11 4 (0.88%) Android
12 3 (0.66%) Debian
12 3 (0.66%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.44%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.44%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (17.88%) ITIL
2 75 (16.56%) Presales
3 61 (13.47%) Network Design
4 49 (10.82%) SIEM
5 46 (10.15%) Incident Management
5 46 (10.15%) Load Balancing
6 41 (9.05%) ITIL V3
7 31 (6.84%) Migration
8 30 (6.62%) Logistics
9 27 (5.96%) Change Management
10 26 (5.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (5.52%) Problem-Solving
12 23 (5.08%) Network Management
13 22 (4.86%) Vulnerability Management
14 21 (4.64%) Value Proposition
15 20 (4.42%) DevOps
16 19 (4.19%) Cybersecurity
16 19 (4.19%) Malware Detection/Protection
16 19 (4.19%) Mentoring
16 19 (4.19%) Software Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 28 (6.18%) PowerShell
2 13 (2.87%) SQL
3 10 (2.21%) Bash Shell
3 10 (2.21%) Python
4 7 (1.55%) C
5 1 (0.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 156 (34.44%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (22.52%) CCNP
3 65 (14.35%) CCNA
4 60 (13.25%) CCIE
5 50 (11.04%) CCDP
6 33 (7.28%) CISSP
7 30 (6.62%) Security Cleared
8 27 (5.96%) Degree
9 26 (5.74%) CCSE
10 25 (5.52%) SC Cleared
11 23 (5.08%) JNCIP
12 19 (4.19%) IISP
12 19 (4.19%) ISSAP
13 18 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (3.09%) CCIE Data Center
15 13 (2.87%) CCIE Service Provider
15 13 (2.87%) EMC Certification
15 13 (2.87%) VCAP
16 12 (2.65%) VCDX
17 10 (2.21%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.97%) Cyber Essentials
2 14 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.87%) SLA
4 3 (0.66%) GDPR
5 2 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 76 (16.78%) Active Directory
2 70 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (6.62%) VMware NSX
4 20 (4.42%) Hyper-V
5 17 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (2.65%) XenDesktop
7 11 (2.43%) vSphere
8 9 (1.99%) XenApp
9 5 (1.10%) XenServer
10 4 (0.88%) Docker
10 4 (0.88%) FreeRADIUS
10 4 (0.88%) NFS
11 3 (0.66%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.44%) KVM
13 1 (0.22%) Firmware
13 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.22%) vCloud
13 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 33 (7.28%) Cisco Prime
2 22 (4.86%) QRadar
3 17 (3.75%) Cisco IPCC
4 16 (3.53%) CASB
5 14 (3.09%) Cisco CME
6 8 (1.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 8 (1.77%) vCenter Server
7 7 (1.55%) FortiGate
7 7 (1.55%) Puppet
7 7 (1.55%) SCCM
8 6 (1.32%) Backup Exec
9 5 (1.10%) Nagios
9 5 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
10 4 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 4 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.66%) Ansible
11 3 (0.66%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.66%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 163 (35.98%) CheckPoint
2 152 (33.55%) VMware
3 129 (28.48%) Juniper
4 112 (24.72%) Microsoft
5 104 (22.96%) HP
6 94 (20.75%) Palo Alto
7 87 (19.21%) F5
8 70 (15.45%) Aruba
9 59 (13.02%) SolarWinds
10 51 (11.26%) Fortinet
11 50 (11.04%) Zscaler
12 45 (9.93%) Citrix
13 38 (8.39%) Splunk
14 33 (7.28%) Riverbed
15 29 (6.40%) Dell
16 28 (6.18%) EMC
16 28 (6.18%) Forcepoint
17 27 (5.96%) Meraki
18 26 (5.74%) Blue Coat
19 25 (5.52%) IBM