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 4 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 49 52 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 92 80 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.30% 2.97% 2.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.38% 11.66% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 34 30
Average daily rate
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£398 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £200 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £350 £296
% change year-on-year
-4.07% +18.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £19.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -21.00%
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
640 686 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.92% 25.47% 23.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 284 219
Average daily rate £375 £364 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 19
Average hourly rate £21.55 £14.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.21% -15.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.22 £13.54 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £27.88 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -21.73%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 28 £288 -9.80% 14
Maidenhead +11 11 £374 - 1
Bracknell -4 4 £450 +16.12% 3
Slough -6 4 £213 -38.18% 2
Cisco Certification
South East

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification.

1 167 (89.30%) Cisco
2 127 (67.91%) CCNP
3 94 (50.27%) Firewall
4 90 (48.13%) Telecoms
5 77 (41.18%) CheckPoint
6 68 (36.36%) OSPF
6 68 (36.36%) CCNA
7 61 (32.62%) VPN
8 58 (31.02%) Cisco ASA
9 56 (29.95%) CCIE
9 56 (29.95%) Juniper
10 55 (29.41%) MPLS
11 54 (28.88%) BGP
12 50 (26.74%) Security Cleared
12 50 (26.74%) F5
13 49 (26.20%) LAN
14 45 (24.06%) SC Cleared
15 44 (23.53%) WAN
16 39 (20.86%) Network Security
17 37 (19.79%) ITIL
18 33 (17.65%) RIP
19 31 (16.58%) Degree
19 31 (16.58%) VoIP
19 31 (16.58%) IPsec
20 29 (15.51%) Microsoft
21 28 (14.97%) Internet
21 28 (14.97%) Network Design
22 26 (13.90%) Validation
23 25 (13.37%) Wireless
24 24 (12.83%) CISSP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.81%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.67%) MS Office
4 4 (2.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 94 (50.27%) Firewall
2 68 (36.36%) OSPF
3 61 (32.62%) VPN
4 58 (31.02%) Cisco ASA
5 55 (29.41%) MPLS
6 54 (28.88%) BGP
7 49 (26.20%) LAN
8 44 (23.53%) WAN
9 39 (20.86%) Network Security
10 33 (17.65%) RIP
11 31 (16.58%) VoIP
11 31 (16.58%) IPsec
12 28 (14.97%) Internet
13 25 (13.37%) Wireless
14 24 (12.83%) Cisco Nexus
15 21 (11.23%) EIGRP
16 20 (10.70%) Cisco PIX
17 19 (10.16%) SSL
18 17 (9.09%) WLAN
19 16 (8.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.60%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 90 (48.13%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.21%) Finance
2 6 (3.21%) Retail
3 2 (1.07%) Billing
4 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.53%) Games
4 1 (0.53%) Legal
4 1 (0.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 78 (41.71%) Network Engineer
2 50 (26.74%) IP Engineer
3 32 (17.11%) Design Engineer
4 23 (12.30%) Security Engineer
5 16 (8.56%) IP Network Engineer
6 15 (8.02%) Senior Network Engineer
6 15 (8.02%) Architect
7 14 (7.49%) Network Security Engineer
8 12 (6.42%) Cisco Engineer
9 11 (5.88%) Test Engineer
9 11 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
10 8 (4.28%) Consultant
10 8 (4.28%) Network Specialist
11 7 (3.74%) Support Engineer
12 6 (3.21%) Network Consultant
12 6 (3.21%) Voice Engineer
12 6 (3.21%) Network Architect
13 5 (2.67%) Network Design Specialist
13 5 (2.67%) Designer
13 5 (2.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.60%) XMPP
1 3 (1.60%) XML
2 2 (1.07%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.02%) SecurID
2 8 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.60%) IVR
3 3 (1.60%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.07%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.53%) IPTV
5 1 (0.53%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.30%) Linux
2 11 (5.88%) UNIX
3 10 (5.35%) Windows
4 5 (2.67%) CentOS
4 5 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.14%) Solaris
6 3 (1.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (19.79%) ITIL
2 28 (14.97%) Network Design
3 26 (13.90%) Validation
4 16 (8.56%) Risk Assessment
5 15 (8.02%) eTOM
6 14 (7.49%) Load Balancing
7 13 (6.95%) Test Strategy
7 13 (6.95%) Network Management
8 12 (6.42%) Migration
8 12 (6.42%) Demand Forecasting
9 10 (5.35%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (4.28%) Change Management
11 7 (3.74%) Configuration Management
12 6 (3.21%) Reverse Engineering
12 6 (3.21%) Kalman Filter
13 5 (2.67%) Network Monitoring
13 5 (2.67%) Service Delivery
14 4 (2.14%) Service Management
14 4 (2.14%) Network Architecture
14 4 (2.14%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.28%) SQL
2 3 (1.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 127 (67.91%) CCNP
2 68 (36.36%) CCNA
3 56 (29.95%) CCIE
4 50 (26.74%) Security Cleared
5 45 (24.06%) SC Cleared
6 31 (16.58%) Degree
7 24 (12.83%) CISSP
8 18 (9.63%) JNCIS
9 15 (8.02%) CCDP
10 8 (4.28%) CCSP
10 8 (4.28%) CCIP
10 8 (4.28%) CCSE
11 7 (3.74%) CCSA
11 7 (3.74%) BC Cleared
12 5 (2.67%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (2.67%) HNC
12 5 (2.67%) HND
13 4 (2.14%) CCDA
13 4 (2.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.70%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.28%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.67%) Firmware
3 4 (2.14%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.60%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.53%) vCloud
5 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (4.81%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.14%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (1.60%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.60%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.07%) Netcool
5 2 (1.07%) OpenView
6 1 (0.53%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 167 (89.30%) Cisco
2 77 (41.18%) CheckPoint
3 56 (29.95%) Juniper
4 50 (26.74%) F5
5 29 (15.51%) Microsoft
6 20 (10.70%) Fortinet
7 14 (7.49%) CA
7 14 (7.49%) Tufin
7 14 (7.49%) AlgoSec
8 13 (6.95%) VMware
9 8 (4.28%) HP
9 8 (4.28%) Nortel
9 8 (4.28%) Huawei
10 7 (3.74%) Radware
11 6 (3.21%) Nokia
12 5 (2.67%) Redback
12 5 (2.67%) Citrix
13 4 (2.14%) Veritas
13 4 (2.14%) Mercator
13 4 (2.14%) Oracle
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