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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 48 55 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 75 77 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.30% 2.95% 4.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.42% 11.72% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 44 50
Median daily rate £388 £300 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -0.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £418 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £326
% change year-on-year
- +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.40 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +23.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £23.48 £22.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £39.31 £52.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+57.77% +12.50%
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
520 657 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.89% 25.20% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 336 315
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 19
Median hourly rate £15.75 £30.90 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.02% +62.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £21.55 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.39 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

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 31 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 August 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 +19 43 £381 +41.20% 6
Windsor - 6 £500 -
Slough -2 5 £338 +33.00% 2
Bracknell -4 4 £350 -34.88% 2
Maidenhead -7 3 £400 +14.28%
Newbury -6 1 - -
Ascot - 1 £413 -
Cisco Certification
South East

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 155 (86.59%) Cisco
2 127 (70.95%) CCNP
3 75 (41.90%) CCNA
3 75 (41.90%) Firewall
4 58 (32.40%) LAN
5 56 (31.28%) WAN
6 50 (27.93%) CCIE
7 45 (25.14%) Telecoms
8 40 (22.35%) Linux
9 39 (21.79%) Cisco Nexus
10 38 (21.23%) ITIL
11 36 (20.11%) Data Centre
12 35 (19.55%) Cisco ASA
12 35 (19.55%) MPLS
13 34 (18.99%) Network Security
14 33 (18.44%) CheckPoint
14 33 (18.44%) VPN
15 32 (17.88%) VMware
16 31 (17.32%) BGP
16 31 (17.32%) F5
17 30 (16.76%) Juniper
18 28 (15.64%) Windows
19 26 (14.53%) OSPF
20 25 (13.97%) IPsec
21 24 (13.41%) TCP/IP
21 24 (13.41%) DNS
21 24 (13.41%) WLAN
22 23 (12.85%) Ethernet
23 22 (12.29%) vSphere
24 19 (10.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 (1.68%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.56%) Apache
3 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.56%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.68%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.23%) PaaS
2 3 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.68%) SaaS
3 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.56%) IaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 75 (41.90%) Firewall
2 58 (32.40%) LAN
3 56 (31.28%) WAN
4 39 (21.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 35 (19.55%) Cisco ASA
5 35 (19.55%) MPLS
6 34 (18.99%) Network Security
7 33 (18.44%) VPN
8 31 (17.32%) BGP
9 26 (14.53%) OSPF
10 25 (13.97%) IPsec
11 24 (13.41%) DNS
11 24 (13.41%) TCP/IP
11 24 (13.41%) WLAN
12 23 (12.85%) Ethernet
13 16 (8.94%) SAN
13 16 (8.94%) VLAN
14 15 (8.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 14 (7.82%) Cisco PIX
15 14 (7.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.12%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (5.03%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.56%) AppScan
3 1 (0.56%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.56%) GDB
3 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.56%) WinDbg
General
1 45 (25.14%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.47%) Finance
3 7 (3.91%) Billing
4 6 (3.35%) Retail
5 4 (2.23%) Back Office
6 2 (1.12%) French Language
6 2 (1.12%) German Language
7 1 (0.56%) Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 77 (43.02%) Network Engineer
2 24 (13.41%) Security Engineer
3 20 (11.17%) Cisco Engineer
4 19 (10.61%) Support Engineer
5 16 (8.94%) Consultant
5 16 (8.94%) IP Engineer
6 14 (7.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 13 (7.26%) IP Security Engineer
7 13 (7.26%) Network Support
7 13 (7.26%) Network Support Engineer
8 11 (6.15%) LAN Engineer
8 11 (6.15%) Senior Network Engineer
9 10 (5.59%) Administrator
9 10 (5.59%) Architect
10 9 (5.03%) Linux Administrator
10 9 (5.03%) Network Consultant
11 7 (3.91%) Cisco Support
11 7 (3.91%) Firewall Engineer
11 7 (3.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (3.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.23%) XMPP
2 2 (1.12%) HTML
3 1 (0.56%) .NET
3 1 (0.56%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.56%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.56%) CSS
3 1 (0.56%) ELK Stack
3 1 (0.56%) jQuery
3 1 (0.56%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.11%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.26%) FlexPod
3 12 (6.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (5.03%) EMC VNX
5 7 (3.91%) Driving Licence
5 7 (3.91%) e-Health
5 7 (3.91%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (3.35%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.23%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.68%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (1.12%) CESG
10 2 (1.12%) PKI
10 2 (1.12%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.56%) CCTV
11 1 (0.56%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.56%) IVR
11 1 (0.56%) NHS
11 1 (0.56%) Statistics
11 1 (0.56%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 40 (22.35%) Linux
2 28 (15.64%) Windows
3 19 (10.61%) Windows Server
4 12 (6.70%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (1.68%) CentOS
6 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.12%) Unix
7 1 (0.56%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.56%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.56%) Solaris
7 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (21.23%) ITIL
2 16 (8.94%) Load Balancing
3 13 (7.26%) Migration
4 12 (6.70%) DDoS Mitigation
5 11 (6.15%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 11 (6.15%) Network Design
5 11 (6.15%) Service Delivery
5 11 (6.15%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 10 (5.59%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 9 (5.03%) High Availability
8 8 (4.47%) DevOps
8 8 (4.47%) Network Management
9 7 (3.91%) Project Management
10 6 (3.35%) Capacity Management
10 6 (3.35%) Change Management
10 6 (3.35%) CRM
10 6 (3.35%) Open Source
10 6 (3.35%) Problem Management
10 6 (3.35%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (3.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.26%) Python
2 12 (6.70%) Perl
3 3 (1.68%) SQL
4 2 (1.12%) C
4 2 (1.12%) Java
4 2 (1.12%) PHP
5 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.56%) C#
5 1 (0.56%) C++
5 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 127 (70.95%) CCNP
2 75 (41.90%) CCNA
3 50 (27.93%) CCIE
4 19 (10.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (9.50%) Security Cleared
6 14 (7.82%) Degree
7 13 (7.26%) CCSE
8 12 (6.70%) CISSP
9 11 (6.15%) NCDA
10 10 (5.59%) CCSA
11 9 (5.03%) RHCE
11 9 (5.03%) RHCSA
11 9 (5.03%) SC Cleared
12 8 (4.47%) CCVP
12 8 (4.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (2.79%) CCDA
15 5 (2.79%) MCP
15 5 (2.79%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.94%) SLA
2 9 (5.03%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.79%) QA
4 4 (2.23%) HIPAA
5 3 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (1.12%) COBIT
6 2 (1.12%) GLP
6 2 (1.12%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (12.29%) vSphere
2 16 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.59%) ProxySG
4 6 (3.35%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.68%) vCloud
5 3 (1.68%) XenApp
6 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.56%) Ceph
7 1 (0.56%) NFS
7 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (5.59%) Cisco UCCE
1 10 (5.59%) FortiGate
1 10 (5.59%) Puppet
2 9 (5.03%) Nagios
2 9 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.47%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.68%) Nessus
5 2 (1.12%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.56%) Ansible
6 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.56%) Core Impact
6 1 (0.56%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.56%) Kibana
6 1 (0.56%) logstash
6 1 (0.56%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.56%) Nmap
6 1 (0.56%) vRealize
6 1 (0.56%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.56%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 155 (86.59%) Cisco
2 33 (18.44%) CheckPoint
3 32 (17.88%) VMware
4 31 (17.32%) F5
5 30 (16.76%) Juniper
6 12 (6.70%) EMC
6 12 (6.70%) HP
6 12 (6.70%) IBM
6 12 (6.70%) NetApp
7 11 (6.15%) Blue Coat
7 11 (6.15%) Citrix
7 11 (6.15%) Fortinet
8 10 (5.59%) Microsoft
9 7 (3.91%) CA
9 7 (3.91%) Dell
10 6 (3.35%) Huawei
11 5 (2.79%) Extreme Networks
11 5 (2.79%) Hitachi
11 5 (2.79%) Intel
12 4 (2.23%) SolarWinds
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