The median annual salary for a Cisco Network Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Cisco Network Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 81 135
Rank change year-on-year -10 +54  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 16 64 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.29% 3.28% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 3.50% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 62 16
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +40.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,080 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88%  

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 1205 1829 2302
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.26% 93.84% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1479 1574
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 £25,500 £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 Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Reading

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Reading

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in Reading over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Network Engineer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (86.67%) CCNP
4 20 (66.67%) VPN
5 19 (63.33%) Firewall
6 18 (60.00%) Network Design
7 17 (56.67%) CCIE
8 13 (43.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (40.00%) Data Centre
9 12 (40.00%) CCNA
9 12 (40.00%) CheckPoint
10 11 (36.67%) OSPF
10 11 (36.67%) BGP
10 11 (36.67%) ITIL
10 11 (36.67%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (33.33%) Windows
11 10 (33.33%) RIP
11 10 (33.33%) Finance
12 9 (30.00%) Wireless
12 9 (30.00%) CCSA
12 9 (30.00%) Network Planning
12 9 (30.00%) CCSP
12 9 (30.00%) Linux
12 9 (30.00%) Unix
12 9 (30.00%) Citrix
12 9 (30.00%) CCIP
12 9 (30.00%) Juniper
12 9 (30.00%) SAN
12 9 (30.00%) Network Architecture
12 9 (30.00%) Cisco PIX

Cisco Network 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 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) VPN
2 19 (63.33%) Firewall
3 13 (43.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (36.67%) BGP
4 11 (36.67%) OSPF
5 10 (33.33%) RIP
6 9 (30.00%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (30.00%) MPLS
6 9 (30.00%) SAN
6 9 (30.00%) Wireless
7 7 (23.33%) WAN
8 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (13.33%) LAN
9 3 (10.00%) Broadband
9 3 (10.00%) EIGRP
10 2 (6.67%) HSRP
10 2 (6.67%) Intranet
10 2 (6.67%) VRRP
10 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
11 1 (3.33%) IPsec
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Network Design
2 11 (36.67%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (30.00%) Network Architecture
3 9 (30.00%) Network Planning
4 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) High Availability
5 2 (6.67%) Presales
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 27 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (86.67%) CCNP
3 17 (56.67%) CCIE
4 12 (40.00%) CCNA
5 9 (30.00%) CCIP
5 9 (30.00%) CCSA
5 9 (30.00%) CCSP
6 3 (10.00%) JNCIA
6 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.33%) JNCIS
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (30.00%) Citrix
3 9 (30.00%) Juniper
3 9 (30.00%) Palo Alto
4 5 (16.67%) F5
5 3 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp