The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 74 76 116
Rank change year-on-year +2 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 33 71 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.68% 3.65% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 3.89% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 69 33
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +36.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £37,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1198 1823 2224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.32% 93.68% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 928 1473 1524
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in Reading

Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Cisco Engineer in Reading

Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in Reading over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in Reading

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Cisco Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 44 (72.13%) Firewall
3 36 (59.02%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (54.10%) CheckPoint
5 32 (52.46%) Juniper
5 32 (52.46%) ITIL
5 32 (52.46%) Windows
6 31 (50.82%) Linux
6 31 (50.82%) CCNP
7 30 (49.18%) Unix
7 30 (49.18%) Palo Alto
8 25 (40.98%) F5
9 22 (36.07%) Solaris
9 22 (36.07%) TCP/IP
10 21 (34.43%) Windows 2000
10 21 (34.43%) CCNA
10 21 (34.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (34.43%) Blue Coat
10 21 (34.43%) Identity Management
10 21 (34.43%) Risk Management
10 21 (34.43%) Kalman Filter
10 21 (34.43%) Mentoring
10 21 (34.43%) Coaching
10 21 (34.43%) Sourcefire
10 21 (34.43%) Crossbeam
10 21 (34.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (31.15%) VPN
12 18 (29.51%) Network Design
13 17 (27.87%) CCIE
14 12 (19.67%) Cisco Nexus

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
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 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (72.13%) Firewall
2 22 (36.07%) TCP/IP
3 19 (31.15%) VPN
4 12 (19.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (16.39%) BGP
5 10 (16.39%) OSPF
5 10 (16.39%) RIP
5 10 (16.39%) WAN
6 9 (14.75%) SAN
6 9 (14.75%) Wireless
7 8 (13.11%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (13.11%) MPLS
8 7 (11.48%) H.323
8 7 (11.48%) IP Telephony
8 7 (11.48%) MGCP
8 7 (11.48%) Unified Communications
9 6 (9.84%) Broadband
10 4 (6.56%) LAN
11 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (3.28%) Wireshark
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (52.46%) Windows
2 31 (50.82%) Linux
3 30 (49.18%) Unix
4 22 (36.07%) Solaris
5 21 (34.43%) Windows 2000
5 21 (34.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (34.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) ITIL
2 21 (34.43%) Coaching
2 21 (34.43%) Identity Management
2 21 (34.43%) Kalman Filter
2 21 (34.43%) Mentoring
2 21 (34.43%) Risk Management
3 18 (29.51%) Network Design
4 11 (18.03%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (14.75%) Network Architecture
5 9 (14.75%) Network Planning
6 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.28%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.28%) Change Management
7 2 (3.28%) High Availability
7 2 (3.28%) Presales
7 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (1.64%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.64%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 36 (59.02%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (50.82%) CCNP
3 21 (34.43%) CCNA
4 17 (27.87%) CCIE
5 9 (14.75%) CCIP
5 9 (14.75%) CCSA
5 9 (14.75%) CCSP
6 7 (11.48%) SC Cleared
6 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.92%) JNCIA
8 2 (3.28%) CCNP Voice
8 2 (3.28%) CCVP
8 2 (3.28%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) FortiGate
2 7 (11.48%) Cisco CME
2 7 (11.48%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (54.10%) CheckPoint
3 32 (52.46%) Juniper
4 30 (49.18%) Palo Alto
5 25 (40.98%) F5
6 21 (34.43%) Blue Coat
6 21 (34.43%) Crossbeam
6 21 (34.43%) Sourcefire
7 9 (14.75%) Citrix
8 7 (11.48%) Red Box
8 7 (11.48%) Verint
8 7 (11.48%) Zeacom
9 3 (4.92%) VMware
10 1 (1.64%) CA
10 1 (1.64%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.64%) NetApp