Period
to 18 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 13 14
Rank change year-on-year -30 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 119 302 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.07% 12.38% 12.01%
As % of the Vendors category 10.15% 23.48% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 105 215 356
Reading median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% -13.04% +21.05%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,000 £71,625
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -7.77% +8.42%

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 1,172 1,286 1,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 49.98% 52.73% 50.86%
Number of salaries quoted 993 982 1,391
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 £25,775 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Cisco.

1 50 (42.02%) Firewall
2 46 (38.66%) Windows
2 46 (38.66%) Microsoft
3 35 (29.41%) VMware
4 34 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (26.89%) DNS
6 31 (26.05%) VPN
7 30 (25.21%) MS Exchange
8 28 (23.53%) Juniper
9 27 (22.69%) DHCP
10 25 (21.01%) CheckPoint
10 25 (21.01%) Active Directory
11 24 (20.17%) Windows Server
12 23 (19.33%) CCNP
12 23 (19.33%) CCNA
13 20 (16.81%) Presales
14 19 (15.97%) HP
14 19 (15.97%) WAN
14 19 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (15.13%) LAN
15 18 (15.13%) Linux
15 18 (15.13%) Wireless
15 18 (15.13%) Data Centre
16 17 (14.29%) Citrix
16 17 (14.29%) Network Security
17 16 (13.45%) Amazon AWS
17 16 (13.45%) F5
18 15 (12.61%) Cisco ASA
19 14 (11.76%) MPLS
19 14 (11.76%) Palo Alto

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 30 (25.21%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.04%) IIS
3 2 (1.68%) Apache
3 2 (1.68%) Confluence
3 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.45%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.20%) Office 365
4 4 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.36%) SaaS
5 3 (2.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.52%) IaaS
5 3 (2.52%) PaaS
6 2 (1.68%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 50 (42.02%) Firewall
2 32 (26.89%) DNS
3 31 (26.05%) VPN
4 27 (22.69%) DHCP
5 19 (15.97%) WAN
6 18 (15.13%) LAN
6 18 (15.13%) Wireless
7 17 (14.29%) Network Security
8 15 (12.61%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (11.76%) MPLS
10 13 (10.92%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (10.08%) TCP/IP
12 11 (9.24%) Ethernet
13 10 (8.40%) BGP
13 10 (8.40%) WLAN
14 9 (7.56%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (7.56%) NetScaler
15 8 (6.72%) OSPF
16 7 (5.88%) Internet
16 7 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.68%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.68%) JIRA
2 2 (1.68%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.68%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (5.88%) Finance
2 6 (5.04%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.36%) Retail
4 3 (2.52%) Legal
5 2 (1.68%) Billing
6 1 (0.84%) Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Law
6 1 (0.84%) Military
6 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (21.85%) Network Engineer
2 21 (17.65%) IT Engineer
3 18 (15.13%) Architect
4 16 (13.45%) Support Engineer
5 14 (11.76%) Consultant
6 12 (10.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (10.08%) IT Support
6 12 (10.08%) IT Support Engineer
7 11 (9.24%) Technical Architect
8 9 (7.56%) Cisco Engineer
8 9 (7.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 9 (7.56%) Junior
9 8 (6.72%) Analyst
9 8 (6.72%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (6.72%) Junior DevOps
9 8 (6.72%) Junior Linux Engineer
9 8 (6.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 8 (6.72%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (6.72%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 8 (6.72%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.68%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.68%) LDAP
2 1 (0.84%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.13%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.36%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.68%) Clustering
5 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.68%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.68%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.68%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.68%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.84%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.84%) Digital Signage
6 1 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (38.66%) Windows
2 24 (20.17%) Windows Server
3 18 (15.13%) Linux
4 7 (5.88%) Unix
5 6 (5.04%) Windows 10
5 6 (5.04%) Windows 8
6 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.52%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.52%) VyOS
9 2 (1.68%) Android
9 2 (1.68%) CentOS
9 2 (1.68%) Kali Linux
9 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.84%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.81%) Presales
2 14 (11.76%) DevOps
3 12 (10.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (9.24%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (7.56%) Customer Engagement
5 9 (7.56%) ITIL
6 8 (6.72%) Customer Requirements
6 8 (6.72%) Tech Ops
7 7 (5.88%) Network Design
8 6 (5.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (5.04%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.20%) TOGAF
10 4 (3.36%) Migration
10 4 (3.36%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (3.36%) Project Management
10 4 (3.36%) Server Management
11 3 (2.52%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (2.52%) SABSA
11 3 (2.52%) SIEM
11 3 (2.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.24%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.88%) Python
3 5 (4.20%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.36%) SQL
5 1 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (19.33%) CCNA
2 23 (19.33%) CCNP
3 11 (9.24%) CCIE
4 5 (4.20%) CCSA
4 5 (4.20%) JNCIA
5 4 (3.36%) AWS Certification
5 4 (3.36%) CCSE
5 4 (3.36%) CISSP
5 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.52%) CISM
6 3 (2.52%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.68%) CISA
7 2 (1.68%) Degree
7 2 (1.68%) GIAC
7 2 (1.68%) JNCIS
7 2 (1.68%) MCITP
7 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) COBIT
2 2 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.84%) GDPR
3 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (21.01%) Active Directory
2 19 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.92%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.36%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.52%) vSphere
6 2 (1.68%) Docker
6 2 (1.68%) vCloud
6 2 (1.68%) XenServer
7 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.84%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (6.72%) SCCM
2 4 (3.36%) Ansible
3 3 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.52%) Puppet
4 2 (1.68%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.68%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.68%) Nagios
4 2 (1.68%) Nessus
4 2 (1.68%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.68%) Nmap
4 2 (1.68%) SCOM
5 1 (0.84%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.84%) QRadar
5 1 (0.84%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 46 (38.66%) Microsoft
2 35 (29.41%) VMware
3 28 (23.53%) Juniper
4 25 (21.01%) CheckPoint
5 19 (15.97%) HP
6 17 (14.29%) Citrix
7 16 (13.45%) F5
8 14 (11.76%) Palo Alto
9 13 (10.92%) Dell
10 12 (10.08%) EMC
11 7 (5.88%) NetApp
12 6 (5.04%) Fortinet
13 5 (4.20%) Aruba
13 5 (4.20%) Meraki
13 5 (4.20%) Splunk
13 5 (4.20%) Veeam
14 4 (3.36%) Avaya
14 4 (3.36%) McAfee
14 4 (3.36%) Red Hat
15 3 (2.52%) Google