readers believe Apple CEO Steve Jobs is doing a good job.

A total of 83 per cent backed Jobs' performance in May a's online poll. He polled 84 per cent in February, 91 per cent in March and 75 per cent in April.

Other company chiefs named in the poll include: Cisco CEO John Chambers (73 per cent in May); Oracle CEO Lawrence Ellison (46 per cent in May); Microsoft's Steve Ballmer (26 per cent in May); and HP CEO Carly Fiorina, who scored 25 per cent.

The business publication is already taking votes for CEO performance this month. Jobs currently holds an 86 per cent approval rating for his performance so far. Forbes collects votes on CEO performance across several industry sectors on a monthly basis.!