The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 76 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 10 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.76% 0.69% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.38% 3.59% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Average daily rate
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£444 £275 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.36% -17.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £275 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.13 £14.96 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.13 £23.21 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-21.90% +5.50%
Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
296 195 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.51% 19.17% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 97 118
Average daily rate £325 £320 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 9
Average hourly rate £15.25 £14.96 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% -23.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £38.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Cisco Certification
South East

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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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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
Milton Keynes 0 7 £444 - 3
High Wycombe -6 1 £275 - 1
Marlow - - - -
Aylesbury - - - - 1
Beaconsfield - - - - 1
Chesham - - - -
Cisco Certification
South East

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 19 (70.37%) CCNA
3 13 (48.15%) CCNP
4 11 (40.74%) Firewall
5 9 (33.33%) WAN
5 9 (33.33%) Windows
6 8 (29.63%) LAN
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 8 (29.63%) VMware
6 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
6 8 (29.63%) F5
7 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
7 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (25.93%) MPLS
7 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
7 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
8 6 (22.22%) VoIP
8 6 (22.22%) SLA
8 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
8 6 (22.22%) Network Management
9 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
9 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance
9 5 (18.52%) Veeam
9 5 (18.52%) Performance Management
9 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
9 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (14.81%) SAN

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2000
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) Moodle
4 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 9 (33.33%) WAN
3 8 (29.63%) LAN
4 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
4 7 (25.93%) MPLS
5 6 (22.22%) VoIP
6 4 (14.81%) DHCP
6 4 (14.81%) VPN
6 4 (14.81%) DNS
6 4 (14.81%) SAN
6 4 (14.81%) Network Security
7 3 (11.11%) VLAN
7 3 (11.11%) Wireless
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (11.11%) BGP
8 2 (7.41%) OSPF
8 2 (7.41%) WLAN
8 2 (7.41%) PSTN
8 2 (7.41%) ADSL
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Network Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Network Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Server Support
5 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Security Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (7.41%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.70%) iPad
2 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) IVR
2 1 (3.70%) e-Health
2 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Network Management
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Management
2 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.41%) B2B
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Change Control
6 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) CCNA
2 13 (48.15%) CCNP
3 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
4 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
5 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
7 4 (14.81%) CCSA
7 4 (14.81%) MCSE
7 4 (14.81%) MCSA
8 2 (7.41%) CCDP
8 2 (7.41%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (3.70%) CISM
9 1 (3.70%) CCSE
9 1 (3.70%) CISSP
9 1 (3.70%) CCDA
9 1 (3.70%) CCSP
9 1 (3.70%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) XenApp
3 2 (7.41%) DFS Replication
3 2 (7.41%) vSphere
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.70%) Xen
4 1 (3.70%) NLBS
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) ARCserve
1 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.70%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.70%) WSUS
2 1 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
2 8 (29.63%) F5
3 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
4 5 (18.52%) Veeam
5 4 (14.81%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) Juniper
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix
7 2 (7.41%) CA
7 2 (7.41%) Dell
8 1 (3.70%) NetApp
8 1 (3.70%) Nokia
8 1 (3.70%) Avaya
8 1 (3.70%) Symantec
8 1 (3.70%) ION Trading