Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 13 10
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 240 346 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 9.41% 11.30% 13.56%
As % of the Vendors category 18.91% 21.23% 25.72%
Number of salaries quoted 159 239 552
Reading median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £24,950 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,000 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £44,250 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.51% +6.00% -

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,269 1,630 2,333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 49.76% 53.23% 52.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,019 1,143 1,881
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,253 £70,000 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Reading

Cisco
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Reading

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Reading over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 133 (55.42%) Firewall
2 132 (55.00%) Juniper
3 102 (42.50%) CheckPoint
4 85 (35.42%) F5
5 82 (34.17%) Palo Alto
6 79 (32.92%) Cisco Certification
7 77 (32.08%) TCP/IP
8 75 (31.25%) Windows
9 64 (26.67%) CCNP
10 63 (26.25%) Cisco ASA
11 62 (25.83%) MPLS
12 59 (24.58%) Linux
13 50 (20.83%) WAN
14 47 (19.58%) Blue Coat
15 45 (18.75%) OSPF
15 45 (18.75%) BGP
15 45 (18.75%) ITIL
16 40 (16.67%) HP
17 39 (16.25%) Unix
18 37 (15.42%) VPN
19 36 (15.00%) DNS
20 35 (14.58%) CCNA
21 34 (14.17%) Microsoft
22 33 (13.75%) Active Directory
23 31 (12.92%) Wireless
23 31 (12.92%) Windows Server 2008
24 30 (12.50%) Crossbeam
24 30 (12.50%) VMware
24 30 (12.50%) Sourcefire
24 30 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

Cisco
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 15 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.17%) Skype for Business
3 7 (2.92%) Apache
3 7 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (2.50%) IIS
5 4 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.25%) Confluence
6 3 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.42%) Moodle
7 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.92%) Office 365
2 5 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.08%) SaaS
3 4 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.25%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.42%) IaaS
5 1 (0.42%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 133 (55.42%) Firewall
2 77 (32.08%) TCP/IP
3 63 (26.25%) Cisco ASA
4 62 (25.83%) MPLS
5 50 (20.83%) WAN
6 45 (18.75%) BGP
6 45 (18.75%) OSPF
7 37 (15.42%) VPN
8 36 (15.00%) DNS
9 31 (12.92%) Wireless
10 27 (11.25%) Internet
11 24 (10.00%) Network Security
12 23 (9.58%) Cisco Nexus
12 23 (9.58%) VoIP
13 22 (9.17%) IPsec
14 18 (7.50%) EIGRP
15 17 (7.08%) SAN
16 16 (6.67%) Wireshark
17 15 (6.25%) tcpdump
17 15 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.25%) JIRA
1 3 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (1.25%) TeamCity
1 3 (1.25%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (11.67%) Digital Economy
2 25 (10.42%) German Language
3 22 (9.17%) French Language
4 14 (5.83%) Finance
5 12 (5.00%) Advertising
6 10 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.50%) Legal
7 6 (2.50%) Marketing
8 4 (1.67%) Retail
9 3 (1.25%) Electronics
9 3 (1.25%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.83%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (29.58%) Network Engineer
2 49 (20.42%) Support Engineer
3 27 (11.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 26 (10.83%) Analyst
4 26 (10.83%) Security Analyst
5 24 (10.00%) Network Support
6 22 (9.17%) Blue Coat Analyst
6 22 (9.17%) Firewall Analyst
6 22 (9.17%) Security Engineer
6 22 (9.17%) Senior Network Engineer
7 20 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
8 18 (7.50%) Administrator
9 14 (5.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 14 (5.83%) Security Support Engineer
10 13 (5.42%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (5.00%) Consultant
11 12 (5.00%) Field Engineer
11 12 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (4.58%) Network Administrator
12 11 (4.58%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.50%) POSIX
2 3 (1.25%) Web Services
3 1 (0.42%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 15 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.08%) Cyberattack
6 4 (1.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 4 (1.67%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (1.67%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.83%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.83%) Replication
9 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.42%) Clustering
9 1 (0.42%) Digital Signage
9 1 (0.42%) Handset
9 1 (0.42%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.42%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 75 (31.25%) Windows
2 59 (24.58%) Linux
3 39 (16.25%) Unix
4 31 (12.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (10.83%) Solaris
7 25 (10.42%) Windows 2000
8 23 (9.58%) Windows Server
9 9 (3.75%) CentOS
10 7 (2.92%) Ubuntu
10 7 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (2.08%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.67%) FreeBSD
12 4 (1.67%) Windows 10
13 3 (1.25%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.83%) Debian
14 2 (0.83%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.83%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (18.75%) ITIL
2 29 (12.08%) Risk Management
3 28 (11.67%) Cyber Resilience
4 26 (10.83%) Network Monitoring
5 23 (9.58%) Load Balancing
5 23 (9.58%) Root Cause Analysis
6 21 (8.75%) Time Management
7 19 (7.92%) Presales
8 18 (7.50%) Mentoring
9 17 (7.08%) Analytics
10 16 (6.67%) Incident Management
11 15 (6.25%) Network Design
11 15 (6.25%) Service Delivery
12 14 (5.83%) Coaching
13 13 (5.42%) Information Security
14 12 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
14 12 (5.00%) Service Delivery Management
14 12 (5.00%) Statistics
15 10 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
16 9 (3.75%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.83%) Bash Shell
1 14 (5.83%) Python
2 9 (3.75%) Perl
3 7 (2.92%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.50%) C
5 4 (1.67%) PHP
5 4 (1.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.42%) Java
6 1 (0.42%) Ruby
6 1 (0.42%) Scala
6 1 (0.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (32.92%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (26.67%) CCNP
3 35 (14.58%) CCNA
4 28 (11.67%) CCIE
5 23 (9.58%) Degree
6 20 (8.33%) JNCIA
7 13 (5.42%) CISSP
8 12 (5.00%) CCDP
8 12 (5.00%) Security Cleared
9 11 (4.58%) JNCIP
10 10 (4.17%) CCSA
10 10 (4.17%) JNCIE
10 10 (4.17%) SC Cleared
11 8 (3.33%) CISM
11 8 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (2.92%) CCDA
12 7 (2.92%) CCNP Voice
12 7 (2.92%) HND
12 7 (2.92%) JNCIS
13 6 (2.50%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.33%) SLA
3 4 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 33 (13.75%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.75%) NFS
5 3 (1.25%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (0.83%) DFS Replication
6 2 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.83%) vSphere
7 1 (0.42%) Docker
7 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.42%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
2 10 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (4.17%) Puppet
3 9 (3.75%) FortiGate
4 8 (3.33%) Ansible
5 7 (2.92%) Cisco CME
5 7 (2.92%) Nessus
5 7 (2.92%) Nmap
6 6 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (2.50%) SCCM
7 5 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (2.08%) SCOM
8 4 (1.67%) Juniper STRM
8 4 (1.67%) QRadar
8 4 (1.67%) RSA enVision
8 4 (1.67%) RSA Security Analytics
9 3 (1.25%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.25%) Nagios
9 3 (1.25%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 132 (55.00%) Juniper
2 102 (42.50%) CheckPoint
3 85 (35.42%) F5
4 82 (34.17%) Palo Alto
5 47 (19.58%) Blue Coat
6 40 (16.67%) HP
7 34 (14.17%) Microsoft
8 30 (12.50%) Crossbeam
8 30 (12.50%) Sourcefire
8 30 (12.50%) VMware
9 19 (7.92%) Dell
10 17 (7.08%) Brocade
11 13 (5.42%) NetScout
12 12 (5.00%) Meraki
13 11 (4.58%) McAfee
14 10 (4.17%) Fortinet
15 9 (3.75%) Citrix
16 8 (3.33%) Arista
16 8 (3.33%) Red Hat
16 8 (3.33%) SolarWinds