Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 50 48
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 96 182 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.02% 5.21% 5.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.24% 15.32% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 82 158 208
Reading median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £40,075 £26,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,875 £69,125
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reading
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 784 1188 1706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 32.83% 34.02% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 597 805 1247
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,350 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,650
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +8.25% +2.11%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Reading

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Reading.

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Reading

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Reading over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 90 (93.75%) Cisco
2 77 (80.21%) CCNP
3 65 (67.71%) Firewall
4 54 (56.25%) Juniper
5 50 (52.08%) MPLS
6 47 (48.96%) OSPF
6 47 (48.96%) BGP
7 41 (42.71%) Cisco ASA
8 37 (38.54%) WAN
9 35 (36.46%) CCNA
10 31 (32.29%) F5
11 29 (30.21%) CCIE
11 29 (30.21%) CheckPoint
12 26 (27.08%) Network Monitoring
13 21 (21.88%) ITIL
14 20 (20.83%) TCP/IP
14 20 (20.83%) Incident Management
14 20 (20.83%) Network Security
15 18 (18.75%) Load Balancing
15 18 (18.75%) tcpdump
15 18 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (17.71%) Wireshark
16 17 (17.71%) NetScout
17 16 (16.67%) Data Centre
18 15 (15.63%) Palo Alto
18 15 (15.63%) JNCIA
18 15 (15.63%) VPN
18 15 (15.63%) IPsec
18 15 (15.63%) EIGRP
19 14 (14.58%) Windows

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (3.13%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.04%) Apache
3 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (67.71%) Firewall
2 50 (52.08%) MPLS
3 47 (48.96%) BGP
3 47 (48.96%) OSPF
4 41 (42.71%) Cisco ASA
5 37 (38.54%) WAN
6 20 (20.83%) Network Security
6 20 (20.83%) TCP/IP
7 18 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 18 (18.75%) tcpdump
8 17 (17.71%) Wireshark
9 15 (15.63%) EIGRP
9 15 (15.63%) IPsec
9 15 (15.63%) VPN
10 13 (13.54%) Cisco PIX
10 13 (13.54%) VoIP
11 12 (12.50%) Wireless
12 11 (11.46%) BIG-IP
13 9 (9.38%) Ethernet
13 9 (9.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.04%) MySQL
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) JIRA
2 1 (1.04%) JMeter
2 1 (1.04%) Redmine
2 1 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (7.29%) Advertising
2 5 (5.21%) Finance
3 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.04%) Back Office
4 1 (1.04%) Digital Economy
4 1 (1.04%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 64 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 33 (34.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 29 (30.21%) Support Engineer
4 28 (29.17%) Senior Network Engineer
5 26 (27.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 22 (22.92%) Network Support
6 22 (22.92%) Network Support Engineer
7 13 (13.54%) Network Security Engineer
7 13 (13.54%) Security Engineer
8 11 (11.46%) Senior Network Support
8 11 (11.46%) Senior Network Support Engineer
8 11 (11.46%) Senior Support Engineer
9 10 (10.42%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 10 (10.42%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 9 (9.38%) Security Support Engineer
11 7 (7.29%) Juniper Engineer
11 7 (7.29%) Voice Engineer
11 7 (7.29%) Voice Support Engineer
12 6 (6.25%) Implementation Engineer
12 6 (6.25%) Network Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.38%) Virtual Team
3 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.04%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (1.04%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.58%) Windows
2 8 (8.33%) Unix
3 7 (7.29%) Linux
4 4 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.04%) CentOS
5 1 (1.04%) Fedora
5 1 (1.04%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.08%) Network Monitoring
2 21 (21.88%) ITIL
3 20 (20.83%) Incident Management
4 18 (18.75%) Load Balancing
5 12 (12.50%) Network Design
6 7 (7.29%) QMS
7 5 (5.21%) Presales
7 5 (5.21%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.21%) Service Management
8 3 (3.13%) BCP
8 3 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.13%) Escalation Management
8 3 (3.13%) Information Security
8 3 (3.13%) ITSM
8 3 (3.13%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.13%) Network Architecture
8 3 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (3.13%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.33%) Perl
2 7 (7.29%) Python
3 5 (5.21%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.04%) C
5 1 (1.04%) Java
5 1 (1.04%) Korn
5 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (80.21%) CCNP
2 35 (36.46%) CCNA
3 29 (30.21%) CCIE
4 15 (15.63%) JNCIA
5 14 (14.58%) Security Cleared
6 12 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 11 (11.46%) JNCIS
8 9 (9.38%) CCDP
8 9 (9.38%) Degree
8 9 (9.38%) JNCIP
9 7 (7.29%) CCNP Voice
10 6 (6.25%) HND
11 5 (5.21%) CCDA
12 4 (4.17%) CCSP
13 3 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (3.13%) JNCIE
13 3 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
14 2 (2.08%) CCDE
14 2 (2.08%) CISSP
14 2 (2.08%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.04%) QA
1 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.08%) FreeRADIUS
3 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.04%) NFS
4 1 (1.04%) Samba
4 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.04%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (10.42%) Cisco UCCX
2 8 (8.33%) FortiGate
3 7 (7.29%) Cisco CME
4 6 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (2.08%) Ansible
5 2 (2.08%) Puppet
5 2 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.04%) Juniper STRM
6 1 (1.04%) Nagios
6 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.04%) QRadar
6 1 (1.04%) RSA enVision
6 1 (1.04%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (1.04%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 90 (93.75%) Cisco
2 54 (56.25%) Juniper
3 31 (32.29%) F5
4 29 (30.21%) CheckPoint
5 17 (17.71%) NetScout
6 15 (15.63%) Palo Alto
7 11 (11.46%) VMware
8 10 (10.42%) HP
9 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 7 (7.29%) Extreme Networks
10 7 (7.29%) Fortinet
10 7 (7.29%) Red Box
11 5 (5.21%) Arista
11 5 (5.21%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.17%) Aruba
12 4 (4.17%) IPFX
12 4 (4.17%) Meraki
13 3 (3.13%) Avaya
14 2 (2.08%) Citrix
14 2 (2.08%) Dell