The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IPT skills 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 IPT over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 119 128 124
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.079% 0.037% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.14% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £343 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £257 £438
% change year-on-year
+26.45% -41.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cisco IPT
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
568 733 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.35% 27.03% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 324 233
Average daily rate £363 £325 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -10.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £201 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 38
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +51.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £39.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Cisco IPT
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IPT across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IPT Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cisco IPT
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Cisco IPT Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cisco IPT
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Cisco IPT Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cisco IPT 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 IPT.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP Voice
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (25.00%) CCVP
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
5 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) F5
5 1 (12.50%) DMVPN
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (12.50%) CCNA
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) LAN

Cisco IPT
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cisco IPT 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 IPT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DMVPN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco IPT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP Voice
2 2 (25.00%) CCVP
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft