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 5 December 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.

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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 11 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 170 161 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.62% 6.45% 6.95%
As % of the Vendors category 17.14% 13.32% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 87 98
Median daily rate £425 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.54% +1.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £454 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £39.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +94.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
Cisco
South East

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
992 1209 1297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.30% 48.44% 48.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 591 671
Median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 81 34
Median hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.31 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 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 +17 91 £400 +3.22% 17
Bracknell +1 20 £413 -13.15% 2
Slough -10 9 £333 -5.00% 2
Windsor -1 5 £550 +50.68%
Ascot - 3 £488 -
Newbury +3 2 £463 +30.09% 3
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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.

1 127 (38.96%) Cisco Certification
2 101 (30.98%) CCNP
3 96 (29.45%) Firewall
4 81 (24.85%) VMware
5 75 (23.01%) Telecoms
6 71 (21.78%) CCNA
7 69 (21.17%) Data Centre
8 66 (20.25%) Juniper
8 66 (20.25%) CheckPoint
9 64 (19.63%) LAN
10 61 (18.71%) Windows
11 60 (18.40%) CCIE
11 60 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
12 58 (17.79%) ITIL
13 57 (17.48%) Linux
14 56 (17.18%) Cisco Nexus
15 53 (16.26%) WAN
16 52 (15.95%) Cisco ASA
17 45 (13.80%) MPLS
18 44 (13.50%) EMC
19 41 (12.58%) SAN
19 41 (12.58%) Unified Communications
19 41 (12.58%) F5
20 39 (11.96%) NetApp
21 38 (11.66%) Migration
22 37 (11.35%) VPN
23 36 (11.04%) BGP
24 35 (10.74%) VoIP
25 34 (10.43%) Network Security
26 33 (10.12%) Palo Alto

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 13 (3.99%) Skype for Business
2 8 (2.45%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.84%) iPlanet
4 6 (1.84%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.53%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.61%) Apache
7 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.31%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.31%) SAS
7 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.31%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.53%) MS Office
3 4 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.61%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.53%) IaaS
3 3 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.92%) Office 365
4 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.61%) PaaS
5 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (29.45%) Firewall
2 64 (19.63%) LAN
3 56 (17.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 53 (16.26%) WAN
5 52 (15.95%) Cisco ASA
6 45 (13.80%) MPLS
7 41 (12.58%) SAN
7 41 (12.58%) Unified Communications
8 37 (11.35%) VPN
9 36 (11.04%) BGP
10 35 (10.74%) VoIP
11 34 (10.43%) Network Security
12 27 (8.28%) TCP/IP
13 24 (7.36%) OSPF
14 21 (6.44%) Ethernet
15 20 (6.13%) WLAN
16 18 (5.52%) 3G
16 18 (5.52%) Wireshark
17 17 (5.21%) DNS
18 16 (4.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.84%) Oracle Database
3 6 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.31%) DB2
5 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.53%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
General
1 75 (23.01%) Telecoms
2 25 (7.67%) Finance
3 15 (4.60%) Law
4 13 (3.99%) Back Office
5 12 (3.68%) Retail
6 9 (2.76%) Electronics
7 7 (2.15%) Billing
8 4 (1.23%) Legal
8 4 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.23%) Marketing
9 2 (0.61%) Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (22.39%) Network Engineer
2 45 (13.80%) Architect
3 40 (12.27%) Cisco Engineer
4 32 (9.82%) Consultant
5 19 (5.83%) Support Engineer
6 18 (5.52%) Network Architect
7 16 (4.91%) Security Architect
8 15 (4.60%) Senior Network Engineer
9 14 (4.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 14 (4.29%) Project Manager
10 13 (3.99%) Design Engineer
10 13 (3.99%) Security Engineer
11 12 (3.68%) Administrator
11 12 (3.68%) Network Consultant
11 12 (3.68%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (3.68%) Unified Communications Engineer
12 10 (3.07%) Linux Administrator
12 10 (3.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 10 (3.07%) VMWare Administrator
13 9 (2.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.45%) SAML
2 7 (2.15%) J2EE
3 5 (1.53%) JSP
4 4 (1.23%) Middleware
4 4 (1.23%) VXML
4 4 (1.23%) Web Services
4 4 (1.23%) XMPP
5 1 (0.31%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.31%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.31%) CSS
5 1 (0.31%) EJB
5 1 (0.31%) ELK Stack
5 1 (0.31%) Flash
5 1 (0.31%) HTML
5 1 (0.31%) JMS
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.31%) REST
5 1 (0.31%) WebRTC
5 1 (0.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (21.17%) Data Centre
2 23 (7.06%) EMC VNX
3 17 (5.21%) IBM Mainframe
3 17 (5.21%) Mainframe
4 16 (4.91%) EMC VMAX
5 10 (3.07%) FlexPod
5 10 (3.07%) Virtual Team
6 9 (2.76%) IVR
7 8 (2.45%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (2.15%) PKI
9 5 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.23%) CMDB
10 4 (1.23%) e-Health
10 4 (1.23%) Enterprise Cloud
10 4 (1.23%) IPTV
10 4 (1.23%) PMI
11 3 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (0.92%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.92%) STB
11 3 (0.92%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 61 (18.71%) Windows
2 57 (17.48%) Linux
3 29 (8.90%) Unix
4 28 (8.59%) Solaris
5 23 (7.06%) AIX
6 20 (6.13%) Windows Server
7 16 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (3.07%) Data ONTAP
10 8 (2.45%) Android
10 8 (2.45%) CentOS
11 7 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.53%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.53%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.23%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.31%) Debian
15 1 (0.31%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (17.79%) ITIL
2 38 (11.66%) Migration
3 30 (9.20%) Network Design
4 27 (8.28%) Project Management
5 20 (6.13%) Load Balancing
6 15 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (3.99%) Network Management
8 12 (3.68%) Change Management
9 10 (3.07%) High Availability
9 10 (3.07%) ITIL V3
9 10 (3.07%) Matrix Organization
9 10 (3.07%) PRINCE2
9 10 (3.07%) Problem Management
9 10 (3.07%) Service Delivery
10 9 (2.76%) Mentoring
10 9 (2.76%) Network Architecture
11 8 (2.45%) DevOps
11 8 (2.45%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 8 (2.45%) Risk Management
12 7 (2.15%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.83%) Shell Script
2 18 (5.52%) Python
3 10 (3.07%) SQL
4 9 (2.76%) Perl
5 8 (2.45%) Java
6 7 (2.15%) C
6 7 (2.15%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.15%) Ruby
7 5 (1.53%) VB
8 2 (0.61%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.31%) Korn
9 1 (0.31%) PHP
Qualifications
1 127 (38.96%) Cisco Certification
2 101 (30.98%) CCNP
3 71 (21.78%) CCNA
4 60 (18.40%) CCIE
5 22 (6.75%) Security Cleared
6 19 (5.83%) Degree
7 15 (4.60%) CCSE
7 15 (4.60%) SC Cleared
8 10 (3.07%) Check Point Certification
9 9 (2.76%) CCVP
9 9 (2.76%) CRISC
10 8 (2.45%) CCIP
10 8 (2.45%) CISMP
11 7 (2.15%) CCSA
11 7 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.84%) PMI Certification
13 5 (1.53%) JNCIA
13 5 (1.53%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.07%) SLA
2 8 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.53%) JSP 440
4 4 (1.23%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.92%) QA
6 1 (0.31%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.31%) HIPAA
System Software
1 60 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (8.59%) Active Directory
3 24 (7.36%) vSphere
4 8 (2.45%) vCloud
4 8 (2.45%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.84%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.23%) ProxySG
7 3 (0.92%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.61%) Ceph
8 2 (0.61%) NFS
8 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.61%) XenApp
8 2 (0.61%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.31%) Dovecot
9 1 (0.31%) iptables
9 1 (0.31%) KVM
9 1 (0.31%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.31%) Squid
Systems Management
1 32 (9.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 25 (7.67%) Cisco UCCE
3 21 (6.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 15 (4.60%) Nagios
5 14 (4.29%) Puppet
6 13 (3.99%) Cisco UCCX
7 11 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (2.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 8 (2.45%) Tivoli
9 7 (2.15%) FortiGate
10 6 (1.84%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (1.84%) NetBackup
11 5 (1.53%) AirWatch
11 5 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (1.53%) WSUS
12 4 (1.23%) OPNET
13 3 (0.92%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
13 3 (0.92%) SolarWinds Orion
13 3 (0.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 81 (24.85%) VMware
2 66 (20.25%) CheckPoint
2 66 (20.25%) Juniper
3 44 (13.50%) EMC
4 41 (12.58%) F5
5 39 (11.96%) NetApp
6 33 (10.12%) Palo Alto
7 32 (9.82%) Microsoft
8 26 (7.98%) IBM
9 24 (7.36%) HP
10 22 (6.75%) Oracle
11 18 (5.52%) Huawei
12 15 (4.60%) Ericsson
12 15 (4.60%) Nokia
12 15 (4.60%) Red Hat
13 13 (3.99%) Nokia Networks
14 12 (3.68%) Citrix
14 12 (3.68%) Fortinet
15 9 (2.76%) Symantec
16 8 (2.45%) Avaya
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