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

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

Cisco Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 99 142
Rank change year-on-year +38 +43  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 47 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.59% 1.86% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.69% 1.93% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 6
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +30.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -8.51%  

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 1272 1711 2221
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.10% 96.39% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 1353 1658
Median salary £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in Reading

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 80 (100.00%) Cisco
2 61 (76.25%) Firewall
3 58 (72.50%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (70.00%) Juniper
5 45 (56.25%) CCNP
6 41 (51.25%) Palo Alto
7 31 (38.75%) Cisco PIX
8 29 (36.25%) F5
9 27 (33.75%) CheckPoint
10 24 (30.00%) TCP/IP
11 23 (28.75%) ITIL
11 23 (28.75%) OSPF
11 23 (28.75%) BGP
12 22 (27.50%) Windows
12 22 (27.50%) Linux
12 22 (27.50%) MPLS
13 21 (26.25%) Solaris
13 21 (26.25%) Unix
13 21 (26.25%) VPN
13 21 (26.25%) CCIE
13 21 (26.25%) Cisco Nexus
14 20 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
14 20 (25.00%) Mentoring
14 20 (25.00%) Coaching
14 20 (25.00%) Digital Economy
14 20 (25.00%) Crossbeam
14 20 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (25.00%) Windows 2000
14 20 (25.00%) Risk Management

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
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 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 61 (76.25%) Firewall
2 31 (38.75%) Cisco PIX
3 24 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 23 (28.75%) BGP
4 23 (28.75%) OSPF
5 22 (27.50%) MPLS
6 21 (26.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 21 (26.25%) VPN
7 18 (22.50%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (22.50%) RIP
8 15 (18.75%) Broadband
8 15 (18.75%) WAN
9 14 (17.50%) FWSM
10 3 (3.75%) EIGRP
11 2 (2.50%) Ethernet
11 2 (2.50%) Intranet
11 2 (2.50%) IPv4
11 2 (2.50%) L2TP
11 2 (2.50%) PPP
11 2 (2.50%) SSL
General
1 20 (25.00%) Digital Economy
2 2 (2.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.50%) Linux
1 22 (27.50%) Windows
2 21 (26.25%) Solaris
2 21 (26.25%) Unix
3 20 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 20 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) ITIL
2 20 (25.00%) Coaching
2 20 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 20 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 20 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 20 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 19 (23.75%) Network Design
4 4 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.50%) Capacity Management
5 2 (2.50%) Change Management
5 2 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (1.25%) High Availability
6 1 (1.25%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.25%) Network Planning
6 1 (1.25%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 58 (72.50%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (56.25%) CCNP
3 21 (26.25%) CCIE
4 16 (20.00%) CCNA
4 16 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 16 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 14 (17.50%) JNCIS
6 3 (3.75%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.25%) CCIE Service Provider
7 1 (1.25%) CCIP
7 1 (1.25%) CCSA
7 1 (1.25%) CCSP
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (21.25%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) Cisco
2 56 (70.00%) Juniper
3 41 (51.25%) Palo Alto
4 29 (36.25%) F5
5 27 (33.75%) CheckPoint
6 20 (25.00%) Blue Coat
6 20 (25.00%) Crossbeam
6 20 (25.00%) Sourcefire
7 4 (5.00%) Fortinet
7 4 (5.00%) VMware
8 1 (1.25%) CA
8 1 (1.25%) Citrix
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
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