The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
South East / Berkshire
Rank 20 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 138 174 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.04% 6.89% 7.00%
As % of the Vendors category 14.21% 13.45% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 105 84
Median daily rate £400 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £263 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £18.50 £26.19 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.35% -38.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £17.00 £25.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £40.01 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.19 £23.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.64% +8.13%

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
971 1294 1389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.52% 51.23% 49.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 656 674
Median daily rate £408 £380 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.23% -4.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 63 40
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.25 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.14% +2.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Cisco
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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 -6 49 £394 +3.61% 13
Bracknell +7 21 £344 -22.53% 2
Slough +2 17 £350 -6.66%
Windsor +3 7 £550 +10.00%
Newbury -3 6 £320 -3.39%
Maidenhead -3 4 £500 -
Ascot - 1 £450 -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 131 (42.53%) Cisco Certification
2 108 (35.06%) CCNP
3 91 (29.55%) Telecoms
4 88 (28.57%) CCNA
5 81 (26.30%) Firewall
6 69 (22.40%) Juniper
7 60 (19.48%) MPLS
8 59 (19.16%) CheckPoint
8 59 (19.16%) VMware
9 58 (18.83%) CCIE
9 58 (18.83%) Unified Communications
10 57 (18.51%) LAN
11 55 (17.86%) WAN
11 55 (17.86%) Data Centre
12 54 (17.53%) VoIP
13 48 (15.58%) Cisco CUCM
13 48 (15.58%) Cisco Nexus
14 47 (15.26%) Cisco ASA
15 46 (14.94%) BGP
16 43 (13.96%) VMware Infrastructure
17 42 (13.64%) Migration
18 41 (13.31%) EMC
19 39 (12.66%) Windows
20 38 (12.34%) Linux
21 37 (12.01%) TCP/IP
21 37 (12.01%) VPN
22 36 (11.69%) SAN
23 34 (11.04%) NetApp
23 34 (11.04%) Network Design
23 34 (11.04%) Cisco UCCE

Cisco
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 7 (2.27%) OpenStack
2 6 (1.95%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.32%) Apache
3 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (1.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.97%) MS Office
2 3 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.30%) IBM Cloud
3 4 (1.30%) SoftLayer
4 1 (0.32%) IaaS
4 1 (0.32%) PaaS
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (26.30%) Firewall
2 60 (19.48%) MPLS
3 58 (18.83%) Unified Communications
4 57 (18.51%) LAN
5 55 (17.86%) WAN
6 54 (17.53%) VoIP
7 48 (15.58%) Cisco Nexus
8 47 (15.26%) Cisco ASA
9 46 (14.94%) BGP
10 37 (12.01%) TCP/IP
10 37 (12.01%) VPN
11 36 (11.69%) SAN
12 33 (10.71%) OSPF
13 25 (8.12%) DNS
14 20 (6.49%) SNMP
15 18 (5.84%) Ethernet
15 18 (5.84%) Wireless
16 17 (5.52%) NetScaler
17 16 (5.19%) Internet
18 15 (4.87%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (2.27%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
General
1 91 (29.55%) Telecoms
2 24 (7.79%) Finance
3 15 (4.87%) Law
4 12 (3.90%) Back Office
5 11 (3.57%) Retail
6 5 (1.62%) Billing
7 4 (1.30%) Electronics
7 4 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.30%) Marketing
8 3 (0.97%) Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (27.92%) Network Engineer
2 47 (15.26%) Architect
3 42 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
4 23 (7.47%) Consultant
5 22 (7.14%) Design Engineer
6 20 (6.49%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 17 (5.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 16 (5.19%) Security Architect
9 14 (4.55%) Network Architect
10 13 (4.22%) Cisco Design Engineer
11 12 (3.90%) Senior Network Engineer
12 11 (3.57%) IP Engineer
12 11 (3.57%) Project Manager
13 10 (3.25%) Administrator
13 10 (3.25%) Analyst
13 10 (3.25%) IP Network Engineer
13 10 (3.25%) Support Engineer
14 9 (2.92%) Network Analyst
14 9 (2.92%) Systems Administrator
15 8 (2.60%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.60%) SAML
2 4 (1.30%) Middleware
2 4 (1.30%) XMPP
3 3 (0.97%) VXML
4 2 (0.65%) Web Services
5 1 (0.32%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.32%) CSS
5 1 (0.32%) Flash
5 1 (0.32%) REST
5 1 (0.32%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 55 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 18 (5.84%) EMC VMAX
2 18 (5.84%) EMC VNX
3 17 (5.52%) IBM Mainframe
3 17 (5.52%) IVR
3 17 (5.52%) Mainframe
4 11 (3.57%) Virtual Team
5 10 (3.25%) FlexPod
6 8 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (1.95%) PKI
9 5 (1.62%) IPTV
9 5 (1.62%) PMI
9 5 (1.62%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 4 (1.30%) CMDB
10 4 (1.30%) Over-the-Top Content
10 4 (1.30%) STB
10 4 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.30%) Video on Demand
11 3 (0.97%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.66%) Windows
2 38 (12.34%) Linux
3 27 (8.77%) Unix
4 23 (7.47%) Solaris
5 17 (5.52%) AIX
6 9 (2.92%) CentOS
7 6 (1.95%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.97%) Android
9 3 (0.97%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.65%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.65%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.32%) Debian
11 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (13.64%) Migration
2 34 (11.04%) Network Design
3 32 (10.39%) ITIL
4 20 (6.49%) Customer Requirements
5 17 (5.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (5.52%) Project Management
6 14 (4.55%) Change Management
7 11 (3.57%) High Availability
7 11 (3.57%) Network Management
7 11 (3.57%) PRINCE2
8 10 (3.25%) CRM
8 10 (3.25%) Service Delivery
9 9 (2.92%) Data Management
9 9 (2.92%) Matrix Organization
9 9 (2.92%) Mentoring
9 9 (2.92%) Presales
10 8 (2.60%) Load Balancing
10 8 (2.60%) Service Management
11 7 (2.27%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 7 (2.27%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.17%) Shell Script
2 15 (4.87%) Python
3 12 (3.90%) Ruby
4 8 (2.60%) SQL
5 6 (1.95%) Perl
6 5 (1.62%) C
7 4 (1.30%) Java
7 4 (1.30%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.32%) Korn
Qualifications
1 131 (42.53%) Cisco Certification
2 108 (35.06%) CCNP
3 88 (28.57%) CCNA
4 58 (18.83%) CCIE
5 20 (6.49%) Security Cleared
6 15 (4.87%) Degree
7 11 (3.57%) CCIP
8 10 (3.25%) SC Cleared
9 8 (2.60%) CCSE
9 8 (2.60%) CISMP
9 8 (2.60%) CRISC
9 8 (2.60%) DV Cleared
10 7 (2.27%) JNCIA
10 7 (2.27%) PMI Certification
11 6 (1.95%) CCNP Voice
11 6 (1.95%) CCVP
11 6 (1.95%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (1.62%) CCDP
12 5 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (1.30%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.22%) SLA
2 10 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.65%) PMO
5 1 (0.32%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.32%) QA
5 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (13.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 17 (5.52%) vCloud
4 13 (4.22%) vSphere
5 9 (2.92%) Hyper-V
6 7 (2.27%) ProxySG
7 6 (1.95%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.30%) Docker
9 4 (1.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.65%) XenApp
10 2 (0.65%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.32%) Ceph
11 1 (0.32%) Dovecot
11 1 (0.32%) iptables
11 1 (0.32%) KVM
11 1 (0.32%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.32%) Squid
11 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 48 (15.58%) Cisco CUCM
2 34 (11.04%) Cisco UCCE
3 32 (10.39%) Cisco UCCX
4 17 (5.52%) Puppet
5 15 (4.87%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 12 (3.90%) Nagios
7 12 (3.90%) vRealize
8 8 (2.60%) Ansible
8 8 (2.60%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 7 (2.27%) Tivoli
10 6 (1.95%) Cisco Prime
11 4 (1.30%) Cisco IPCC
12 3 (0.97%) OPNET
12 3 (0.97%) vMotion
13 2 (0.65%) Backup Exec
13 2 (0.65%) Cisco CME
13 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
14 1 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
14 1 (0.32%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 69 (22.40%) Juniper
2 59 (19.16%) CheckPoint
2 59 (19.16%) VMware
3 41 (13.31%) EMC
4 34 (11.04%) NetApp
4 34 (11.04%) Palo Alto
5 23 (7.47%) Huawei
6 22 (7.14%) F5
7 21 (6.82%) IBM
8 19 (6.17%) Microsoft
9 18 (5.84%) HP
9 18 (5.84%) Oracle
10 14 (4.55%) Nokia
11 13 (4.22%) Ericsson
12 11 (3.57%) Nokia Networks
12 11 (3.57%) Red Hat
13 10 (3.25%) Citrix
14 9 (2.92%) Avaya
14 9 (2.92%) Blue Coat
15 8 (2.60%) Fortinet
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