Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 18 12
Rank change year-on-year -49 -6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 81 247 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.94% 10.16% 11.58%
As % of the Vendors category 7.84% 21.29% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 58 163 256
Reading median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% -13.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +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 1,033 1,160 1,725
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 50.27% 47.70% 51.74%
Number of salaries quoted 876 910 1,231
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.04% +1.05%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -

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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 47 (58.02%) Firewall
2 30 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (33.33%) VMware
4 23 (28.40%) Windows
5 22 (27.16%) Microsoft
5 22 (27.16%) CheckPoint
6 21 (25.93%) CCNP
6 21 (25.93%) CCNA
7 19 (23.46%) Active Directory
7 19 (23.46%) Presales
8 17 (20.99%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (19.75%) DNS
10 15 (18.52%) ITIL
11 14 (17.28%) WAN
12 13 (16.05%) F5
12 13 (16.05%) Palo Alto
13 12 (14.81%) Windows Server
13 12 (14.81%) MS Exchange
14 11 (13.58%) Citrix
15 10 (12.35%) Juniper
15 10 (12.35%) MPLS
15 10 (12.35%) OSPF
15 10 (12.35%) Network Security
15 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 10 (12.35%) Data Centre
16 9 (11.11%) BGP
16 9 (11.11%) DHCP
16 9 (11.11%) Wireless
17 8 (9.88%) IPsec
17 8 (9.88%) Dell

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 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.17%) IIS
3 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.17%) Office 365
4 3 (3.70%) G Suite
4 3 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.70%) IaaS
4 3 (3.70%) PaaS
5 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.47%) GitHub
6 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (58.02%) Firewall
2 16 (19.75%) DNS
3 14 (17.28%) WAN
4 10 (12.35%) MPLS
4 10 (12.35%) Network Security
4 10 (12.35%) OSPF
5 9 (11.11%) BGP
5 9 (11.11%) DHCP
5 9 (11.11%) Wireless
6 8 (9.88%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (9.88%) IPsec
6 8 (9.88%) NetScaler
7 7 (8.64%) LAN
7 7 (8.64%) SNMP
7 7 (8.64%) VPN
8 6 (7.41%) Ethernet
8 6 (7.41%) PPP
8 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP
8 6 (7.41%) VLAN
8 6 (7.41%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (8.64%) Retail
2 5 (6.17%) Finance
3 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.70%) Legal
4 3 (3.70%) Military
5 2 (2.47%) Billing
6 1 (1.23%) Banking
6 1 (1.23%) French Language
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (30.86%) Network Engineer
2 15 (18.52%) Consultant
3 14 (17.28%) Architect
4 13 (16.05%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (13.58%) Technical Architect
6 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 9 (11.11%) Security Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) IT Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Network Operations Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (6.17%) Cloud Architect
10 5 (6.17%) Network Consultant
10 5 (6.17%) NOC Engineer
11 4 (4.94%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Consultant
11 4 (4.94%) Network Security Consultant
11 4 (4.94%) Presales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.64%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (7.41%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (6.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.47%) Clustering
7 2 (2.47%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.23%) Digital Signage
8 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.40%) Windows
2 12 (14.81%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.64%) Linux
4 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.94%) Unix
5 4 (4.94%) Windows 10
5 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.70%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.47%) Solaris
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.23%) Android
8 1 (1.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) Presales
2 15 (18.52%) ITIL
3 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 8 (9.88%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (8.64%) Network Management
5 7 (8.64%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (7.41%) Change Management
6 6 (7.41%) ITSM
6 6 (7.41%) Security Operations
6 6 (7.41%) Tech Ops
7 5 (6.17%) Network Design
8 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
8 4 (4.94%) Risk Management
8 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.70%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.70%) SABSA
9 3 (3.70%) SIEM
9 3 (3.70%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.70%) SQL
2 2 (2.47%) Python
3 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (25.93%) CCNA
2 21 (25.93%) CCNP
3 6 (7.41%) CCSA
4 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.70%) CCIE
5 3 (3.70%) RHCE
6 2 (2.47%) AWS Certification
6 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.47%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.47%) MCITP
6 2 (2.47%) MCSA
6 2 (2.47%) MCSE
6 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.23%) CISSP
7 1 (1.23%) Degree
7 1 (1.23%) SSCP
7 1 (1.23%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) COBIT
3 2 (2.47%) GDPR
3 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (23.46%) Active Directory
2 17 (20.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.64%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.94%) XenApp
4 4 (4.94%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.47%) Docker
5 2 (2.47%) ProxySG
5 2 (2.47%) vCloud
5 2 (2.47%) vSphere
6 1 (1.23%) Snort
6 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) SCCM
2 3 (3.70%) Data Guard
2 3 (3.70%) QRadar
3 2 (2.47%) Ansible
3 2 (2.47%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.23%) Proventia
Vendors
1 27 (33.33%) VMware
2 22 (27.16%) CheckPoint
2 22 (27.16%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.05%) F5
3 13 (16.05%) Palo Alto
4 11 (13.58%) Citrix
5 10 (12.35%) Juniper
6 8 (9.88%) Blue Coat
6 8 (9.88%) Dell
6 8 (9.88%) EMC
6 8 (9.88%) Fortinet
7 7 (8.64%) Aruba
7 7 (8.64%) HP
8 6 (7.41%) Google
8 6 (7.41%) Meraki
8 6 (7.41%) Symantec
9 5 (6.17%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.94%) NetApp
11 3 (3.70%) Apple
11 3 (3.70%) Oracle