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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 53 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 75 71 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.09% 2.78% 2.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.04% 10.35% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 27
Average daily rate
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£398 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £226 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.92% +16.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
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
534 686 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.02% 26.87% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 289 214
Average daily rate £398 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.90% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £210 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 13
Average hourly rate £21.55 £14.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.62% -18.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £13.83 £14.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £20.90 £19.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

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 29 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 29 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 -17 20 £314 -3.46% 9
Maidenhead +15 12 £398 - 1
Slough 0 4 £293 +23.15% 5
Bracknell -7 2 £275 -15.38% 3
Newbury - 1 - - 5
Cisco Certification
South East

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 151 (85.80%) Cisco
2 117 (66.48%) CCNP
3 87 (49.43%) Firewall
4 83 (47.16%) Telecoms
5 71 (40.34%) CheckPoint
6 65 (36.93%) CCNA
7 60 (34.09%) OSPF
8 55 (31.25%) MPLS
8 55 (31.25%) Juniper
9 54 (30.68%) VPN
10 53 (30.11%) Cisco ASA
11 52 (29.55%) BGP
12 50 (28.41%) CCIE
13 47 (26.70%) LAN
14 44 (25.00%) WAN
15 42 (23.86%) F5
16 39 (22.16%) Security Cleared
17 34 (19.32%) SC Cleared
18 32 (18.18%) Network Security
19 31 (17.61%) VoIP
19 31 (17.61%) ITIL
20 29 (16.48%) Network Design
21 28 (15.91%) Cisco Nexus
22 26 (14.77%) Data Centre
22 26 (14.77%) Degree
22 26 (14.77%) Validation
23 25 (14.20%) IPsec
23 25 (14.20%) Wireless
23 25 (14.20%) RIP
24 24 (13.64%) Microsoft

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (5.11%) Lync
2 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.82%) MS Visio
3 10 (5.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.84%) MS Office
5 1 (0.57%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 87 (49.43%) Firewall
2 60 (34.09%) OSPF
3 55 (31.25%) MPLS
4 54 (30.68%) VPN
5 53 (30.11%) Cisco ASA
6 52 (29.55%) BGP
7 47 (26.70%) LAN
8 44 (25.00%) WAN
9 32 (18.18%) Network Security
10 31 (17.61%) VoIP
11 28 (15.91%) Cisco Nexus
12 25 (14.20%) IPsec
12 25 (14.20%) Wireless
12 25 (14.20%) RIP
13 20 (11.36%) EIGRP
13 20 (11.36%) Internet
14 17 (9.66%) Cisco PIX
15 14 (7.95%) VLAN
16 13 (7.39%) WLAN
16 13 (7.39%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 83 (47.16%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.98%) Finance
3 4 (2.27%) Retail
4 2 (1.14%) Billing
5 1 (0.57%) Games
5 1 (0.57%) Legal
5 1 (0.57%) Back Office
5 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 70 (39.77%) Network Engineer
2 44 (25.00%) IP Engineer
3 24 (13.64%) Design Engineer
4 20 (11.36%) Architect
5 14 (7.95%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (7.95%) IP Network Engineer
6 13 (7.39%) Security Engineer
7 12 (6.82%) Test Engineer
8 11 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
9 9 (5.11%) Network Specialist
10 7 (3.98%) Network Security Engineer
10 7 (3.98%) Consultant
10 7 (3.98%) Network Design Engineer
11 6 (3.41%) Network Architect
11 6 (3.41%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (3.41%) Network Consultant
12 5 (2.84%) Technical Architect
12 5 (2.84%) Support Engineer
12 5 (2.84%) Analyst
12 5 (2.84%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.41%) XMPP
2 3 (1.70%) XML
3 1 (0.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.77%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.68%) SecurID
3 4 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.57%) Handset
4 1 (0.57%) IPTV
4 1 (0.57%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.50%) Linux
2 14 (7.95%) Windows
3 10 (5.68%) UNIX
4 6 (3.41%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.84%) CentOS
5 5 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.27%) Solaris
7 1 (0.57%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.61%) ITIL
2 29 (16.48%) Network Design
3 26 (14.77%) Validation
4 16 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 15 (8.52%) Test Strategy
6 11 (6.25%) eTOM
7 10 (5.68%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (5.68%) Migration
8 9 (5.11%) Network Management
8 9 (5.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (3.98%) Project Management
9 7 (3.98%) Configuration Management
10 6 (3.41%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (3.41%) Demand Forecasting
10 6 (3.41%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (2.84%) Service Delivery
11 5 (2.84%) Reverse Engineering
12 4 (2.27%) DDoS Mitigation
12 4 (2.27%) Protective Monitoring
12 4 (2.27%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.55%) SQL
2 3 (1.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 117 (66.48%) CCNP
2 65 (36.93%) CCNA
3 50 (28.41%) CCIE
4 39 (22.16%) Security Cleared
5 34 (19.32%) SC Cleared
6 26 (14.77%) Degree
7 20 (11.36%) JNCIS
8 18 (10.23%) CCDP
9 17 (9.66%) CISSP
10 8 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (3.41%) MCITP
11 6 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (2.84%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (2.84%) CCSP
12 5 (2.84%) CCDA
12 5 (2.84%) HNC
12 5 (2.84%) HND
12 5 (2.84%) CCSE
12 5 (2.84%) BC Cleared
13 4 (2.27%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.52%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.84%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.98%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.84%) Firmware
4 2 (1.14%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (7.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (5.68%) TrustSec
3 9 (5.11%) FortiGate
4 5 (2.84%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.14%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.57%) Iperf
Vendors
1 151 (85.80%) Cisco
2 71 (40.34%) CheckPoint
3 55 (31.25%) Juniper
4 42 (23.86%) F5
5 24 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 16 (9.09%) VMware
7 14 (7.95%) Fortinet
8 10 (5.68%) CA
9 9 (5.11%) Tufin
9 9 (5.11%) AlgoSec
10 8 (4.55%) Huawei
11 6 (3.41%) Citrix
11 6 (3.41%) Nokia
12 5 (2.84%) Radware
12 5 (2.84%) HP
12 5 (2.84%) Redback
13 4 (2.27%) Meraki
13 4 (2.27%) Oracle
13 4 (2.27%) Sun
13 4 (2.27%) Veritas
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