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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 37 47
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 94 108 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 7.30% 5.96% 5.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.80% 17.85% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 77 95 94
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £29,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% -3.40%  

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 452 605 815
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 35.12% 33.39% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 362 439 565
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £30,000 £23,579
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 143 (86.67%) Cisco
2 110 (66.67%) Firewall
3 96 (58.18%) Juniper
4 92 (55.76%) CCNP
5 69 (41.82%) CCNA
6 60 (36.36%) F5
7 57 (34.55%) VPN
8 52 (31.52%) CCIE
9 49 (29.70%) Palo Alto
10 47 (28.48%) BGP
11 46 (27.88%) MPLS
11 46 (27.88%) OSPF
12 44 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
13 43 (26.06%) WAN
14 38 (23.03%) Security Cleared
15 37 (22.42%) Cisco PIX
15 37 (22.42%) CheckPoint
16 34 (20.61%) JNCIS
17 33 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
18 31 (18.79%) Microsoft
19 30 (18.18%) Broadband
20 29 (17.58%) SC Cleared
21 27 (16.36%) Network Security
22 26 (15.76%) Fortinet
22 26 (15.76%) VMware
22 26 (15.76%) CCSP
23 25 (15.15%) Network Design
24 24 (14.55%) ITIL
25 23 (13.94%) SLA
25 23 (13.94%) HP

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 4 (2.42%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 22 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (12.12%) MS Visio
3 19 (11.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.64%) Office 365
3 5 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (66.67%) Firewall
2 57 (34.55%) VPN
3 47 (28.48%) BGP
4 46 (27.88%) MPLS
4 46 (27.88%) OSPF
5 44 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 43 (26.06%) WAN
7 37 (22.42%) Cisco PIX
8 33 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 30 (18.18%) Broadband
10 27 (16.36%) Network Security
11 19 (11.52%) Internet
12 18 (10.91%) DNS
12 18 (10.91%) RIP
13 17 (10.30%) IPsec
14 16 (9.70%) TCP/IP
15 15 (9.09%) FWSM
16 13 (7.88%) LAN
17 12 (7.27%) EIGRP
18 11 (6.67%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.03%) JIRA
2 3 (1.82%) Redmine
3 2 (1.21%) JMeter
3 2 (1.21%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (12.73%) Digital Economy
2 7 (4.24%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.64%) Finance
4 2 (1.21%) Legal
4 2 (1.21%) Marketing
4 2 (1.21%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Back Office
5 1 (0.61%) Electronics
5 1 (0.61%) Front Office
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 108 (65.45%) Network Engineer
2 59 (35.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 54 (32.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 41 (24.85%) Senior Network Engineer
5 38 (23.03%) Juniper Engineer
6 29 (17.58%) Support Engineer
7 24 (14.55%) Network Support
7 24 (14.55%) Security Engineer
8 23 (13.94%) Network Support Engineer
9 22 (13.33%) Senior Security Engineer
10 21 (12.73%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 21 (12.73%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 15 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
11 15 (9.09%) Network Implementation Engineer
12 11 (6.67%) IT Engineer
12 11 (6.67%) Senior Network Support
12 11 (6.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
12 11 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
13 7 (4.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 7 (4.24%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.52%) Security Operations Centre
2 16 (9.70%) Data Centre
3 11 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.24%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.21%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.61%) Fintech
7 1 (0.61%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.52%) Windows
2 13 (7.88%) Unix
3 11 (6.67%) Linux
3 11 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.61%) CentOS
6 1 (0.61%) Fedora
6 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (15.15%) Network Design
2 24 (14.55%) ITIL
3 21 (12.73%) Risk Management
4 19 (11.52%) Content Management
4 19 (11.52%) Information Security
4 19 (11.52%) Kalman Filter
4 19 (11.52%) Security Management
4 19 (11.52%) Security Operations
5 16 (9.70%) Load Balancing
6 13 (7.88%) Service Delivery
7 12 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (6.06%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (3.64%) Change Control
9 6 (3.64%) Line Management
9 6 (3.64%) Network Management
9 6 (3.64%) Service Management
10 5 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.03%) Change Management
10 5 (3.03%) Project Management
10 5 (3.03%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.27%) Perl
2 10 (6.06%) Python
3 9 (5.45%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.82%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.82%) C
4 3 (1.82%) Korn
4 3 (1.82%) SQL
5 2 (1.21%) Java
6 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 92 (55.76%) CCNP
2 69 (41.82%) CCNA
3 52 (31.52%) CCIE
4 38 (23.03%) Security Cleared
5 34 (20.61%) JNCIS
6 29 (17.58%) SC Cleared
7 26 (15.76%) CCSP
8 21 (12.73%) JNCIA
9 20 (12.12%) CCIE Service Provider
10 19 (11.52%) CCSE
11 9 (5.45%) MCSE
11 9 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (4.85%) MCP
13 7 (4.24%) CCDA
13 7 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (3.03%) Degree
14 5 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
15 4 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
15 4 (2.42%) DV Cleared
16 3 (1.82%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.94%) SLA
2 2 (1.21%) COBIT
3 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 19 (11.52%) ProxySG
2 13 (7.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.64%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.82%) NFS
5 3 (1.82%) Samba
5 3 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (10.30%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.42%) Ansible
3 4 (2.42%) Nagios
4 3 (1.82%) Puppet
4 3 (1.82%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 143 (86.67%) Cisco
2 96 (58.18%) Juniper
3 60 (36.36%) F5
4 49 (29.70%) Palo Alto
5 37 (22.42%) CheckPoint
6 31 (18.79%) Microsoft
7 26 (15.76%) Fortinet
7 26 (15.76%) VMware
8 23 (13.94%) HP
9 19 (11.52%) Blue Coat
9 19 (11.52%) Imperva
9 19 (11.52%) McAfee
9 19 (11.52%) Proofpoint
9 19 (11.52%) Sourcefire
9 19 (11.52%) TippingPoint
10 5 (3.03%) Aruba
11 4 (2.42%) Avaya
11 4 (2.42%) NetApp
11 4 (2.42%) NetScout
12 3 (1.82%) EMC
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Myles Roberts
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + + Flexible Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago