Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 12 12
Rank change year-on-year -16 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 173 303 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 6.86% 11.96% 14.15%
As % of the Vendors category 14.70% 22.10% 26.85%
Number of salaries quoted 137 221 507
Reading median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% -9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £24,450 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%

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 1,177 1,371 2,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 46.67% 54.13% 52.71%
Number of salaries quoted 994 1,000 1,636
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
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 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 82 (47.40%) Firewall
2 62 (35.84%) Windows
3 61 (35.26%) Juniper
4 54 (31.21%) Cisco Certification
5 52 (30.06%) Microsoft
6 45 (26.01%) CheckPoint
7 44 (25.43%) DNS
8 43 (24.86%) VPN
9 39 (22.54%) F5
10 38 (21.97%) Active Directory
10 38 (21.97%) VMware
11 37 (21.39%) MS Exchange
11 37 (21.39%) MPLS
12 36 (20.81%) CCNA
13 34 (19.65%) CCNP
13 34 (19.65%) DHCP
14 33 (19.08%) Palo Alto
15 32 (18.50%) Linux
16 31 (17.92%) WAN
16 31 (17.92%) Windows Server
17 29 (16.76%) HP
17 29 (16.76%) Wireless
18 25 (14.45%) TCP/IP
19 24 (13.87%) Cisco ASA
20 22 (12.72%) CCIE
21 21 (12.14%) ITIL
21 21 (12.14%) Internet
21 21 (12.14%) Network Security
22 20 (11.56%) BGP
22 20 (11.56%) LAN

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 37 (21.39%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (3.47%) IIS
3 6 (3.47%) Skype for Business
4 5 (2.89%) Apache
5 3 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.16%) Confluence
6 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.78%) Office 365
3 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.89%) SaaS
4 3 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.16%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.58%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 82 (47.40%) Firewall
2 44 (25.43%) DNS
3 43 (24.86%) VPN
4 37 (21.39%) MPLS
5 34 (19.65%) DHCP
6 31 (17.92%) WAN
7 29 (16.76%) Wireless
8 25 (14.45%) TCP/IP
9 24 (13.87%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (12.14%) Internet
10 21 (12.14%) Network Security
11 20 (11.56%) BGP
11 20 (11.56%) LAN
12 19 (10.98%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (10.40%) OSPF
14 16 (9.25%) Ethernet
15 14 (8.09%) VoIP
16 12 (6.94%) Cisco IOS
17 11 (6.36%) SAN
18 10 (5.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.73%) MySQL
2 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.16%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.16%) JIRA
1 2 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
1 2 (1.16%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (5.78%) Finance
2 7 (4.05%) Retail
2 7 (4.05%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.47%) French Language
3 6 (3.47%) German Language
4 3 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.16%) Advertising
5 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.58%) Electronics
6 1 (0.58%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
6 1 (0.58%) Military
Job Titles
1 43 (24.86%) Network Engineer
2 26 (15.03%) Support Engineer
3 20 (11.56%) IT Engineer
4 19 (10.98%) Analyst
5 17 (9.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 15 (8.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (8.09%) Administrator
8 13 (7.51%) Junior
9 12 (6.94%) IT Support
9 12 (6.94%) IT Support Engineer
9 12 (6.94%) Security Analyst
10 11 (6.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (6.36%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (6.36%) Junior DevOps
10 11 (6.36%) Junior DevOps Engineer
10 11 (6.36%) Network Administrator
10 11 (6.36%) Senior Network Engineer
11 10 (5.78%) Junior Linux Engineer
11 10 (5.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.73%) LDAP
1 3 (1.73%) POSIX
2 2 (1.16%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.58%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.98%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.31%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.73%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 3 (1.73%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.73%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.73%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.16%) Replication
6 2 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.58%) Digital Signage
7 1 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.58%) Handset
7 1 (0.58%) Life Science
7 1 (0.58%) SCADA
7 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 62 (35.84%) Windows
2 32 (18.50%) Linux
3 31 (17.92%) Windows Server
4 16 (9.25%) Unix
5 13 (7.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (5.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.47%) Solaris
7 6 (3.47%) Windows 2000
8 5 (2.89%) VyOS
9 4 (2.31%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.31%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.31%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.73%) CentOS
10 3 (1.73%) FreeBSD
10 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.73%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.16%) Android
11 2 (1.16%) Kali Linux
11 2 (1.16%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.14%) ITIL
2 15 (8.67%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (8.67%) DevOps
3 14 (8.09%) Network Design
4 10 (5.78%) Analytics
4 10 (5.78%) Change Management
5 9 (5.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (5.20%) Load Balancing
5 9 (5.20%) Network Management
5 9 (5.20%) Presales
6 8 (4.62%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (4.62%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (4.05%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (4.05%) Mentoring
7 7 (4.05%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (4.05%) Time Management
8 6 (3.47%) Service Delivery
9 5 (2.89%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (2.89%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.51%) PowerShell
2 12 (6.94%) Bash Shell
3 10 (5.78%) Python
4 7 (4.05%) C
5 3 (1.73%) Perl
5 3 (1.73%) SQL
6 1 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 54 (31.21%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (20.81%) CCNA
3 34 (19.65%) CCNP
4 22 (12.72%) CCIE
5 8 (4.62%) CCSA
5 8 (4.62%) Degree
6 7 (4.05%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (3.47%) JNCIA
8 5 (2.89%) CCDP
8 5 (2.89%) JNCIP
8 5 (2.89%) SC Cleared
9 4 (2.31%) CCDA
9 4 (2.31%) CCSE
9 4 (2.31%) CISSP
10 3 (1.73%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.73%) JNCIE
10 3 (1.73%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.73%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (21.97%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.94%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.47%) NFS
5 4 (2.31%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.73%) XenApp
7 2 (1.16%) XenServer
8 1 (0.58%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.58%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (5.20%) FortiGate
2 6 (3.47%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.47%) Puppet
3 4 (2.31%) Ansible
4 3 (1.73%) Juniper STRM
4 3 (1.73%) Nagios
4 3 (1.73%) QRadar
4 3 (1.73%) RSA enVision
4 3 (1.73%) RSA Security Analytics
4 3 (1.73%) SCCM
5 2 (1.16%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.16%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.16%) Nessus
5 2 (1.16%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.16%) Nmap
5 2 (1.16%) SCOM
5 2 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.58%) Cacti
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 61 (35.26%) Juniper
2 52 (30.06%) Microsoft
3 45 (26.01%) CheckPoint
4 39 (22.54%) F5
5 38 (21.97%) VMware
6 33 (19.08%) Palo Alto
7 29 (16.76%) HP
8 17 (9.83%) Citrix
9 15 (8.67%) Blue Coat
10 9 (5.20%) Brocade
10 9 (5.20%) Dell
11 8 (4.62%) Aruba
11 8 (4.62%) Meraki
12 7 (4.05%) Avaya
12 7 (4.05%) Fortinet
13 6 (3.47%) Crossbeam
13 6 (3.47%) Veeam
14 5 (2.89%) EMC
14 5 (2.89%) IBM
15 4 (2.31%) Arista