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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 45 27 40
Rank change year-on-year -18 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 67 150 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.46% 7.67% 6.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.71% 21.16% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 47 125 103
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.72% +32.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £36,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,753 £44,500
% change year-on-year -0.59% -3.92%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading.

Academic & Professional Certification
Reading
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 401 709 971
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.68% 36.27% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 259 559 564
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +8.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £35,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Reading

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 137 (88.39%) Cisco
2 89 (57.42%) CCNP
3 82 (52.90%) Firewall
4 80 (51.61%) CCNA
5 65 (41.94%) Juniper
6 61 (39.35%) CCIE
7 52 (33.55%) CheckPoint
8 48 (30.97%) VPN
9 47 (30.32%) F5
10 46 (29.68%) Network Design
11 42 (27.10%) CCSP
12 40 (25.81%) Microsoft
13 38 (24.52%) Cisco Nexus
14 35 (22.58%) Network Security
15 34 (21.94%) Palo Alto
16 30 (19.35%) ITIL
16 30 (19.35%) MS Excel
17 28 (18.06%) HP
18 27 (17.42%) Windows
19 26 (16.77%) Data Centre
20 25 (16.13%) WAN
20 25 (16.13%) MS Office
20 25 (16.13%) Wireless
20 25 (16.13%) Fortinet
21 24 (15.48%) Cisco IOS
21 24 (15.48%) Network Architecture
21 24 (15.48%) SLA
21 24 (15.48%) CCIP
21 24 (15.48%) Network Monitoring
22 23 (14.84%) Internet

Cisco Certification
Top Related 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 9 (5.81%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.52%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.65%) Apache
3 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.65%) CMS
3 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.65%) IIS
3 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 25 (16.13%) MS Office
3 23 (14.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (13.55%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.39%) SaaS
2 9 (5.81%) Office 365
3 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 82 (52.90%) Firewall
2 48 (30.97%) VPN
3 38 (24.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 35 (22.58%) Network Security
5 25 (16.13%) WAN
5 25 (16.13%) Wireless
6 24 (15.48%) Cisco IOS
7 23 (14.84%) Internet
8 22 (14.19%) MPLS
9 21 (13.55%) BGP
10 20 (12.90%) OSPF
11 18 (11.61%) LAN
12 13 (8.39%) Broadband
12 13 (8.39%) TCP/IP
13 12 (7.74%) Cisco PIX
13 12 (7.74%) SAN
13 12 (7.74%) Unified Communications
14 11 (7.10%) DNS
14 11 (7.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 11 (7.10%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.52%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (10.97%) Telecoms
2 14 (9.03%) Finance
3 3 (1.94%) Marketing
4 2 (1.29%) Advertising
4 2 (1.29%) Back Office
4 2 (1.29%) Billing
4 2 (1.29%) Retail
5 1 (0.65%) French Language
5 1 (0.65%) German Language
5 1 (0.65%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 80 (51.61%) Network Engineer
2 36 (23.23%) Cisco Engineer
3 28 (18.06%) Support Engineer
4 25 (16.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 25 (16.13%) Juniper Engineer
5 24 (15.48%) Network Support
6 21 (13.55%) Security Engineer
6 21 (13.55%) Senior Security Engineer
7 19 (12.26%) Network Support Engineer
8 18 (11.61%) Lead Network Engineer
9 15 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
10 14 (9.03%) Cisco Support
10 14 (9.03%) Data Centre Engineer
10 14 (9.03%) Data Network Engineer
10 14 (9.03%) Network Operations Engineer
11 13 (8.39%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 13 (8.39%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 12 (7.74%) Analyst
12 12 (7.74%) Cloud Engineer
12 12 (7.74%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.77%) Data Centre
2 21 (13.55%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.58%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.94%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (1.29%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.29%) Social Network
7 1 (0.65%) Fintech
7 1 (0.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (17.42%) Windows
2 16 (10.32%) Unix
3 15 (9.68%) Linux
4 9 (5.81%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.23%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.65%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (29.68%) Network Design
2 30 (19.35%) ITIL
3 24 (15.48%) Network Architecture
3 24 (15.48%) Network Monitoring
4 21 (13.55%) Content Management
4 21 (13.55%) Information Security
4 21 (13.55%) Kalman Filter
4 21 (13.55%) Network Planning
4 21 (13.55%) Risk Management
4 21 (13.55%) Security Management
4 21 (13.55%) Security Operations
5 18 (11.61%) Network Management
6 17 (10.97%) Service Delivery
7 12 (7.74%) Change Control
8 10 (6.45%) Validation
9 9 (5.81%) Presales
10 6 (3.87%) Change Management
10 6 (3.87%) Load Balancing
11 5 (3.23%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (3.23%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.94%) SQL
2 2 (1.29%) Perl
2 2 (1.29%) PHP
2 2 (1.29%) Python
3 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 89 (57.42%) CCNP
2 80 (51.61%) CCNA
3 61 (39.35%) CCIE
4 42 (27.10%) CCSP
5 24 (15.48%) CCIP
6 22 (14.19%) CCSE
7 21 (13.55%) JNCIS
8 15 (9.68%) JNCIA
8 15 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (9.03%) Security Cleared
10 13 (8.39%) MCSE
11 11 (7.10%) SC Cleared
12 10 (6.45%) CCSA
13 8 (5.16%) MCP
14 6 (3.87%) Degree
14 6 (3.87%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (3.23%) JNCIP
16 3 (1.94%) CCVP
16 3 (1.94%) MCITP
16 3 (1.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (13.55%) ProxySG
2 14 (9.03%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.16%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (5.81%) Cisco UCCX
2 8 (5.16%) FortiGate
3 7 (4.52%) Cisco CME
3 7 (4.52%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (3.23%) SCCM
5 2 (1.29%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.65%) Nagios
6 1 (0.65%) Nessus
6 1 (0.65%) Nmap
6 1 (0.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 137 (88.39%) Cisco
2 65 (41.94%) Juniper
3 52 (33.55%) CheckPoint
4 47 (30.32%) F5
5 40 (25.81%) Microsoft
6 34 (21.94%) Palo Alto
7 28 (18.06%) HP
8 25 (16.13%) Fortinet
9 22 (14.19%) Blue Coat
10 21 (13.55%) Imperva
10 21 (13.55%) Intel Security
10 21 (13.55%) Proofpoint
10 21 (13.55%) Sourcefire
10 21 (13.55%) TippingPoint
11 12 (7.74%) Citrix
12 10 (6.45%) VMware
13 8 (5.16%) Zeacom
14 7 (4.52%) NetApp
14 7 (4.52%) Red Box
14 7 (4.52%) Verint
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