Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 98 161
Rank change year-on-year -34 +63 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 17 57 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.77% 2.49% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 2.59% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 43 30
Reading median annual salary £32,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.82% +10.00% +31.58%
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -22.73% +10.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2,152 2,198 3,331
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.20% 96.07% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,834 1,817 2,539
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £72,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

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 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, Cisco Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (94.12%) Firewall
3 12 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (70.59%) CCNP
4 11 (64.71%) CCNA
5 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
5 7 (41.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (29.41%) Palo Alto
6 5 (29.41%) F5
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (23.53%) Network Security
7 4 (23.53%) Fortinet
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (23.53%) Security Operations
7 4 (23.53%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (23.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (23.53%) Blue Coat
7 4 (23.53%) Symantec
8 3 (17.65%) HP
8 3 (17.65%) Dell
8 3 (17.65%) VPN
8 3 (17.65%) LAN
8 3 (17.65%) WLAN
8 3 (17.65%) CCSE
8 3 (17.65%) Network Design
8 3 (17.65%) CCSA
8 3 (17.65%) Meraki
8 3 (17.65%) IOS XR
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco Firepower
8 3 (17.65%) Presales

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (23.53%) Network Security
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Firepower
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (17.65%) IOS XR
4 3 (17.65%) LAN
4 3 (17.65%) NetScaler
4 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 3 (17.65%) WLAN
5 2 (11.76%) BGP
5 2 (11.76%) MPLS
5 2 (11.76%) SNMP
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) DHCP
6 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
6 1 (5.88%) HTTP
6 1 (5.88%) OSPF
6 1 (5.88%) SMTP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 4 (23.53%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Security Operations
3 3 (17.65%) Network Design
3 3 (17.65%) Presales
4 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) CCNP
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (64.71%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) CCSA
3 3 (17.65%) CCSE
4 2 (11.76%) CCIE
5 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.88%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
3 5 (29.41%) F5
3 5 (29.41%) Palo Alto
4 4 (23.53%) Blue Coat
4 4 (23.53%) Fortinet
4 4 (23.53%) Symantec
5 3 (17.65%) Dell
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) Meraki
6 2 (11.76%) Juniper