The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 41 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 93 93 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.95% 3.62% 3.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.69% 14.88% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 52 40
Median daily rate £375 £304 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £209 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £411 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £31.40 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £21.53 £18.13
% change year-on-year
+61.20% +18.75%
Cisco Certification
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
633 625 715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.88% 24.31% 28.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 314 305
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 37 10
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +26.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +31.94%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Berkshire region.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Berkshire region.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 51 £325 +20.37% 7
Windsor - 7 £500 -
Slough +1 6 £338 +12.50% 2
Bracknell -8 6 £344 -19.11% 1
Maidenhead -9 3 - -
Newbury -6 1 - -
Ascot - 1 £413 -
Cisco Certification
South East

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 157 (86.26%) Cisco
2 125 (68.68%) CCNP
3 87 (47.80%) CCNA
4 85 (46.70%) Firewall
5 60 (32.97%) WAN
6 54 (29.67%) LAN
7 44 (24.18%) Linux
8 42 (23.08%) CCIE
8 42 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
9 41 (22.53%) MPLS
9 41 (22.53%) VPN
10 40 (21.98%) Telecoms
11 39 (21.43%) VMware
12 38 (20.88%) BGP
13 36 (19.78%) Cisco ASA
14 35 (19.23%) Data Centre
15 34 (18.68%) Network Security
16 32 (17.58%) CheckPoint
17 31 (17.03%) Windows
17 31 (17.03%) F5
18 29 (15.93%) OSPF
18 29 (15.93%) Juniper
18 29 (15.93%) IPsec
19 28 (15.38%) ITIL
20 27 (14.84%) DNS
21 23 (12.64%) Ethernet
21 23 (12.64%) TCP/IP
21 23 (12.64%) vSphere
22 21 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
22 21 (11.54%) Windows Server

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (1.65%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.55%) Apache
3 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.55%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.40%) MS Office
3 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.20%) PaaS
2 3 (1.65%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (46.70%) Firewall
2 60 (32.97%) WAN
3 54 (29.67%) LAN
4 42 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 41 (22.53%) MPLS
5 41 (22.53%) VPN
6 38 (20.88%) BGP
7 36 (19.78%) Cisco ASA
8 34 (18.68%) Network Security
9 29 (15.93%) IPsec
9 29 (15.93%) OSPF
10 27 (14.84%) DNS
11 23 (12.64%) Ethernet
11 23 (12.64%) TCP/IP
12 18 (9.89%) EIGRP
12 18 (9.89%) Wireless
12 18 (9.89%) WLAN
13 17 (9.34%) DHCP
13 17 (9.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 16 (8.79%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (4.95%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
General
1 40 (21.98%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.49%) Finance
3 7 (3.85%) Billing
3 7 (3.85%) French Language
3 7 (3.85%) German Language
4 6 (3.30%) Retail
5 3 (1.65%) Back Office
6 1 (0.55%) Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 75 (41.21%) Network Engineer
2 26 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 22 (12.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 22 (12.09%) Support Engineer
4 19 (10.44%) IP Engineer
5 16 (8.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 15 (8.24%) IP Security Engineer
7 13 (7.14%) Architect
7 13 (7.14%) Network Support
7 13 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
8 12 (6.59%) Senior Network Engineer
9 11 (6.04%) Consultant
10 10 (5.49%) Administrator
10 10 (5.49%) LAN Engineer
11 9 (4.95%) Linux Administrator
12 8 (4.40%) Cisco Support
12 8 (4.40%) Cisco Support Engineer
12 8 (4.40%) Network Architect
13 7 (3.85%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
13 7 (3.85%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.55%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.55%) Apache Flex
1 1 (0.55%) CSS
1 1 (0.55%) ELK Stack
1 1 (0.55%) HTML
1 1 (0.55%) VXML
1 1 (0.55%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 13 (7.14%) FlexPod
3 9 (4.95%) EMC VNX
4 7 (3.85%) Driving Licence
4 7 (3.85%) e-Health
5 6 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.75%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.10%) IVR
8 2 (1.10%) PKI
8 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.55%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.55%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.55%) Eurex
9 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.55%) Statistics
9 1 (0.55%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.55%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 44 (24.18%) Linux
2 31 (17.03%) Windows
3 21 (11.54%) Windows Server
4 12 (6.59%) Data ONTAP
5 6 (3.30%) CentOS
6 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.55%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.55%) Solaris
7 1 (0.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.38%) ITIL
2 18 (9.89%) Load Balancing
3 12 (6.59%) DDoS Mitigation
4 11 (6.04%) DevOps
4 11 (6.04%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 11 (6.04%) Network Design
4 11 (6.04%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 10 (5.49%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 10 (5.49%) Service Delivery
6 9 (4.95%) Data Analysis
6 9 (4.95%) Migration
6 9 (4.95%) Validation
7 8 (4.40%) High Availability
7 8 (4.40%) Network Management
8 7 (3.85%) CRM
8 7 (3.85%) Project Management
9 6 (3.30%) Change Management
9 6 (3.30%) Problem Management
9 6 (3.30%) SIEM
10 5 (2.75%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.79%) Python
2 12 (6.59%) Perl
3 9 (4.95%) SQL
4 4 (2.20%) Ruby
5 1 (0.55%) Java
5 1 (0.55%) PHP
5 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 125 (68.68%) CCNP
2 87 (47.80%) CCNA
3 42 (23.08%) CCIE
4 20 (10.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (8.79%) Security Cleared
6 15 (8.24%) CCSE
7 12 (6.59%) Degree
8 11 (6.04%) NCDA
8 11 (6.04%) SC Cleared
9 10 (5.49%) CCSA
9 10 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (4.95%) CISSP
10 9 (4.95%) RHCE
10 9 (4.95%) RHCSA
11 8 (4.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (3.85%) CCDA
13 6 (3.30%) CCDP
13 6 (3.30%) JNCIP
13 6 (3.30%) MCP
13 6 (3.30%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.14%) SLA
2 7 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.75%) HIPAA
4 4 (2.20%) QA
5 2 (1.10%) GLP
5 2 (1.10%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (12.64%) vSphere
2 21 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.49%) ProxySG
4 6 (3.30%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.65%) vCloud
5 3 (1.65%) XenApp
6 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.55%) Ceph
7 1 (0.55%) NFS
7 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (7.14%) Puppet
2 12 (6.59%) Nagios
2 12 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (5.49%) FortiGate
4 6 (3.30%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (2.20%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.10%) Nessus
6 2 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.55%) Amdocs OSS
7 1 (0.55%) Ansible
7 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.55%) Kibana
7 1 (0.55%) logstash
7 1 (0.55%) vRealize
7 1 (0.55%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 157 (86.26%) Cisco
2 39 (21.43%) VMware
3 32 (17.58%) CheckPoint
4 31 (17.03%) F5
5 29 (15.93%) Juniper
6 15 (8.24%) EMC
7 12 (6.59%) Fortinet
7 12 (6.59%) IBM
7 12 (6.59%) NetApp
8 11 (6.04%) Blue Coat
8 11 (6.04%) Citrix
8 11 (6.04%) HP
8 11 (6.04%) Microsoft
9 7 (3.85%) CA
9 7 (3.85%) Dell
9 7 (3.85%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.75%) Extreme Networks
10 5 (2.75%) Hitachi
10 5 (2.75%) Huawei
10 5 (2.75%) Intel
Berkshire
Michael Bailey Associates
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