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 3 months to 25 April 2017 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
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 15 15
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 168 259 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.74% 13.54% 10.76%
As % of the Vendors category 23.60% 25.59% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 109 234 193
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 712 1012 1270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 53.98% 52.90% 50.04%
Number of salaries quoted 513 842 883
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Cisco as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, 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.

1 185 (57.81%) Firewall
2 160 (50.00%) Juniper
3 145 (45.31%) CheckPoint
4 143 (44.69%) Cisco Certification
5 132 (41.25%) Windows
6 126 (39.38%) Palo Alto
7 125 (39.06%) F5
8 104 (32.50%) Linux
9 95 (29.69%) VPN
10 93 (29.06%) Unix
11 87 (27.19%) CCNP
11 87 (27.19%) Blue Coat
12 80 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 71 (22.19%) Sourcefire
14 66 (20.63%) Risk Management
15 65 (20.31%) Microsoft
16 64 (20.00%) CCIE
16 64 (20.00%) CCNA
16 64 (20.00%) ITIL
17 60 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
17 60 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
18 56 (17.50%) VMware
19 55 (17.19%) Data Centre
20 54 (16.88%) SLA
21 53 (16.56%) Network Security
22 51 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
23 49 (15.31%) CCSP
23 49 (15.31%) Cisco Nexus
24 47 (14.69%) Network Design
25 45 (14.06%) HP

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 12 (3.75%) MS Exchange
1 12 (3.75%) Skype for Business
2 8 (2.50%) Apache
2 8 (2.50%) IIS
2 8 (2.50%) nginx
3 7 (2.19%) Apache Solr
3 7 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.63%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.31%) CMS
6 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 35 (10.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 35 (10.94%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (10.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 27 (8.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.00%) Office 365
3 10 (3.13%) SaaS
4 7 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.19%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (2.19%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.19%) Google App Engine
4 7 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.63%) IaaS
8 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 185 (57.81%) Firewall
2 95 (29.69%) VPN
3 80 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 53 (16.56%) Network Security
5 49 (15.31%) Cisco Nexus
6 43 (13.44%) WAN
7 37 (11.56%) Cisco ASA
8 36 (11.25%) BGP
9 35 (10.94%) OSPF
10 34 (10.63%) MPLS
11 29 (9.06%) Internet
12 27 (8.44%) SAN
13 26 (8.13%) DHCP
13 26 (8.13%) Wireless
14 25 (7.81%) Cisco PIX
15 24 (7.50%) DNS
16 23 (7.19%) LAN
17 21 (6.56%) Broadband
18 17 (5.31%) Cisco IOS
18 17 (5.31%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 8 (2.50%) MySQL
3 7 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.94%) Big Data
5 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.19%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.19%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 33 (10.31%) German Language
2 24 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 22 (6.88%) French Language
4 18 (5.63%) Finance
5 17 (5.31%) Marketing
6 6 (1.88%) Automotive
7 2 (0.63%) Advertising
7 2 (0.63%) Billing
7 2 (0.63%) Electronics
7 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 98 (30.63%) Security Engineer
2 97 (30.31%) Network Engineer
3 83 (25.94%) Juniper Engineer
4 73 (22.81%) Cisco Engineer
5 69 (21.56%) Senior Security Engineer
6 43 (13.44%) Support Engineer
7 42 (13.13%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 34 (10.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 28 (8.75%) Network Support
10 26 (8.13%) Blue Coat Engineer
10 26 (8.13%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 24 (7.50%) Senior Network Engineer
12 23 (7.19%) Network Support Engineer
13 20 (6.25%) Architect
14 18 (5.63%) Analyst
15 17 (5.31%) Lead Network Engineer
16 16 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
17 15 (4.69%) Cisco Support
17 15 (4.69%) Linux Engineer
17 15 (4.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.19%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (2.19%) Kafka
1 7 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (1.25%) Web Services
3 1 (0.31%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.31%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (17.19%) Data Centre
2 26 (8.13%) Security Operations Centre
3 14 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.44%) Driving Licence
5 7 (2.19%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (2.19%) Public Cloud
6 3 (0.94%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (0.94%) Social Media
7 2 (0.63%) Handset
7 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.63%) Social Network
8 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.31%) Fintech
8 1 (0.31%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.31%) IVR
8 1 (0.31%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.31%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.31%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 132 (41.25%) Windows
2 104 (32.50%) Linux
3 93 (29.06%) Unix
4 60 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (13.44%) Solaris
7 42 (13.13%) Windows 2000
8 36 (11.25%) Windows Server
9 16 (5.00%) CentOS
10 14 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.25%) Debian
11 4 (1.25%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (20.63%) Risk Management
2 64 (20.00%) ITIL
3 60 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
4 47 (14.69%) Network Design
5 44 (13.75%) Mentoring
6 32 (10.00%) Information Security
7 28 (8.75%) Security Operations
8 27 (8.44%) Identity Management
9 26 (8.13%) Coaching
9 26 (8.13%) Content Management
9 26 (8.13%) Security Management
10 23 (7.19%) Network Monitoring
10 23 (7.19%) Service Delivery
11 20 (6.25%) Network Architecture
12 17 (5.31%) Load Balancing
12 17 (5.31%) Network Planning
13 16 (5.00%) Presales
14 15 (4.69%) Network Management
15 13 (4.06%) Change Management
16 12 (3.75%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.44%) Perl
1 11 (3.44%) Python
2 6 (1.88%) Shell Script
2 6 (1.88%) SQL
3 5 (1.56%) Bash Shell
4 3 (0.94%) Java
4 3 (0.94%) Ruby
5 1 (0.31%) PHP
5 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 143 (44.69%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (27.19%) CCNP
3 64 (20.00%) CCIE
3 64 (20.00%) CCNA
4 49 (15.31%) CCSP
5 30 (9.38%) JNCIS
6 26 (8.13%) CCSE
6 26 (8.13%) Security Cleared
7 22 (6.88%) SC Cleared
8 19 (5.94%) CCIP
9 18 (5.63%) JNCIA
10 15 (4.69%) Degree
11 9 (2.81%) CCSA
11 9 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (1.56%) MCSE
13 4 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.25%) JNCIP
14 3 (0.94%) CCVP
14 3 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (16.88%) SLA
2 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.63%) QA
4 1 (0.31%) COBIT
4 1 (0.31%) COSO
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (13.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (11.25%) Active Directory
3 26 (8.13%) ProxySG
4 24 (7.50%) Hyper-V
5 11 (3.44%) Docker
6 7 (2.19%) Varnish
6 7 (2.19%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.63%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.31%) vSphere
8 1 (0.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (3.13%) FortiGate
1 10 (3.13%) Puppet
2 9 (2.81%) Cisco UCCX
3 8 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (2.19%) Cisco CME
4 7 (2.19%) HAProxy
4 7 (2.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 7 (2.19%) Kibana
4 7 (2.19%) logstash
4 7 (2.19%) ZABBIX
5 4 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.94%) Ansible
6 3 (0.94%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.94%) Icinga
6 3 (0.94%) Salt
6 3 (0.94%) SCCM
6 3 (0.94%) vRealize
7 2 (0.63%) WSUS
8 1 (0.31%) SCOM
8 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 160 (50.00%) Juniper
2 145 (45.31%) CheckPoint
3 126 (39.38%) Palo Alto
4 125 (39.06%) F5
5 87 (27.19%) Blue Coat
6 71 (22.19%) Sourcefire
7 65 (20.31%) Microsoft
8 56 (17.50%) VMware
9 45 (14.06%) Crossbeam
9 45 (14.06%) HP
10 37 (11.56%) Fortinet
11 32 (10.00%) Imperva
12 29 (9.06%) Intel Security
13 26 (8.13%) Proofpoint
13 26 (8.13%) TippingPoint
14 16 (5.00%) Dell
15 14 (4.38%) Citrix
16 11 (3.44%) NetApp
17 9 (2.81%) Huawei
18 8 (2.50%) Zeacom
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum GBP 50k +Benefits
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