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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 46 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 89 92 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.53% 3.29% 2.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.19% 14.29% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 37 34
Median daily rate £350 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £280 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.24% -4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £15.70 £20.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.40 £22.50 £26.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.88 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.75%
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
675 644 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.75% 23.04% 25.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 300 287
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 19
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +45.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.88 £17.22 £13.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £39.00 £27.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +9 39 £350 +21.73% 11
Slough +12 8 £351 +65.29% 4
Maidenhead -3 5 £400 +7.02% 2
Bracknell -3 3 £340 -24.44% 4
Newbury - 3 £260 - 2
Windsor - 3 £500 -
Cisco Certification
South East

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 144 (87.80%) Cisco
2 102 (62.20%) CCNP
3 80 (48.78%) Firewall
4 73 (44.51%) CCNA
5 43 (26.22%) Cisco ASA
6 41 (25.00%) Juniper
7 38 (23.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 35 (21.34%) Windows
9 34 (20.73%) MPLS
9 34 (20.73%) VMware
9 34 (20.73%) Data Centre
10 33 (20.12%) Linux
10 33 (20.12%) LAN
11 32 (19.51%) CCIE
12 31 (18.90%) WAN
12 31 (18.90%) BGP
12 31 (18.90%) Telecoms
13 30 (18.29%) ITIL
14 29 (17.68%) CheckPoint
15 28 (17.07%) Wireless
15 28 (17.07%) F5
16 25 (15.24%) VPN
17 23 (14.02%) Windows Server
17 23 (14.02%) OSPF
17 23 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
18 19 (11.59%) TCP/IP
18 19 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
19 18 (10.98%) HP
20 17 (10.37%) SLA
20 17 (10.37%) Microsoft

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 2 (1.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (7.93%) MS Office
2 12 (7.32%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 80 (48.78%) Firewall
2 43 (26.22%) Cisco ASA
3 38 (23.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 34 (20.73%) MPLS
5 33 (20.12%) LAN
6 31 (18.90%) BGP
6 31 (18.90%) WAN
7 28 (17.07%) Wireless
8 25 (15.24%) VPN
9 23 (14.02%) OSPF
10 19 (11.59%) TCP/IP
11 17 (10.37%) Broadband
11 17 (10.37%) Ethernet
12 16 (9.76%) Cisco IOS
12 16 (9.76%) EIGRP
12 16 (9.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 16 (9.76%) SAN
13 15 (9.15%) DNS
13 15 (9.15%) Internet
14 14 (8.54%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (18.90%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.88%) Finance
3 7 (4.27%) French Language
3 7 (4.27%) German Language
4 6 (3.66%) Billing
5 5 (3.05%) Back Office
5 5 (3.05%) Retail
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 62 (37.80%) Network Engineer
2 32 (19.51%) Cisco Engineer
3 29 (17.68%) Support Engineer
4 26 (15.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 24 (14.63%) IP Engineer
6 13 (7.93%) Network Support
6 13 (7.93%) Network Support Engineer
6 13 (7.93%) Security Engineer
7 12 (7.32%) IP Security Engineer
8 10 (6.10%) Cisco Support
9 9 (5.49%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
9 9 (5.49%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 9 (5.49%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (4.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
11 7 (4.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 7 (4.27%) Designer
11 7 (4.27%) Network Designer
12 6 (3.66%) Architect
12 6 (3.66%) Linux Support Engineer
12 6 (3.66%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.61%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.73%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.10%) FlexPod
3 9 (5.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.66%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.05%) e-Health
6 3 (1.83%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.22%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.22%) IVR
7 2 (1.22%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.22%) VCE vBlock
8 1 (0.61%) CCTV
8 1 (0.61%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.61%) Eurex
8 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.61%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.34%) Windows
2 33 (20.12%) Linux
3 23 (14.02%) Windows Server
4 10 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (5.49%) Data ONTAP
6 7 (4.27%) Unix
6 7 (4.27%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.44%) CentOS
8 3 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.83%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.29%) ITIL
2 12 (7.32%) Load Balancing
2 12 (7.32%) Network Design
3 10 (6.10%) Incident Management
3 10 (6.10%) Validation
4 9 (5.49%) Data Analysis
5 8 (4.88%) DDoS Mitigation
5 8 (4.88%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 8 (4.88%) Project Management
6 7 (4.27%) CRM
6 7 (4.27%) Migration
6 7 (4.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (4.27%) Service Delivery
7 6 (3.66%) High Availability
8 5 (3.05%) Time Management
9 4 (2.44%) Change Control
9 4 (2.44%) Change Management
9 4 (2.44%) Configuration Management
9 4 (2.44%) Problem Management
9 4 (2.44%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.49%) Python
1 9 (5.49%) SQL
2 5 (3.05%) Perl
3 4 (2.44%) Ruby
4 3 (1.83%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.22%) AWK
5 2 (1.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.22%) sed
6 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 102 (62.20%) CCNP
2 73 (44.51%) CCNA
3 32 (19.51%) CCIE
4 19 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (9.76%) Security Cleared
6 15 (9.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (7.93%) SC Cleared
8 12 (7.32%) CCSE
9 9 (5.49%) MCP
9 9 (5.49%) MCSA
9 9 (5.49%) MCSE
10 8 (4.88%) CCSA
10 8 (4.88%) Degree
10 8 (4.88%) NCDA
11 7 (4.27%) CCDP
11 7 (4.27%) CCVP
11 7 (4.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (4.27%) JNCIP
12 6 (3.66%) JNCIS
12 6 (3.66%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.37%) SLA
2 5 (3.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.22%) GLP
3 2 (1.22%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.22%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.22%) QA
4 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.71%) vSphere
4 9 (5.49%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.88%) ProxySG
6 4 (2.44%) XenApp
7 3 (1.83%) vCloud
8 2 (1.22%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (4.88%) FortiGate
2 7 (4.27%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (4.27%) Nagios
3 6 (3.66%) Cisco UCCE
4 5 (3.05%) Puppet
5 4 (2.44%) CiscoWorks
5 4 (2.44%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.61%) Amdocs OSS
7 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 144 (87.80%) Cisco
2 41 (25.00%) Juniper
3 34 (20.73%) VMware
4 29 (17.68%) CheckPoint
5 28 (17.07%) F5
6 18 (10.98%) HP
7 17 (10.37%) Microsoft
8 15 (9.15%) IBM
9 9 (5.49%) Blue Coat
9 9 (5.49%) Dell
9 9 (5.49%) NetApp
10 8 (4.88%) Citrix
10 8 (4.88%) EMC
10 8 (4.88%) Hitachi
10 8 (4.88%) Intel
10 8 (4.88%) Remedy
11 6 (3.66%) Fortinet
11 6 (3.66%) Palo Alto
11 6 (3.66%) Red Hat
12 5 (3.05%) CA
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