The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 15 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco 9 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 5.81% 4.03% -
As % of the Vendors category 10.98% 7.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate
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£281 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.72% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
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Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
82 64 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 52.90% 51.61% 54.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 43 20
Average daily rate £375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £268 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £10.00 £16.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% -4.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury region citing Cisco 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.

1 9 (37.50%) Lync
2 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (25.00%) Firewall
3 6 (25.00%) WAN
3 6 (25.00%) Internet
4 5 (20.83%) MPLS
4 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) Network Security
5 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) EMC
5 4 (16.67%) LAN
5 4 (16.67%) Windows
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (12.50%) VPN
6 3 (12.50%) Intranet
6 3 (12.50%) Juniper
6 3 (12.50%) SAN
6 3 (12.50%) BGP
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.50%) Unified Communications
6 3 (12.50%) F5
6 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (8.33%) LLU

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury region citing Cisco 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (37.50%) Lync
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) WAN
1 6 (25.00%) Internet
1 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) Network Security
2 5 (20.83%) MPLS
3 4 (16.67%) LAN
4 3 (12.50%) VPN
4 3 (12.50%) BGP
4 3 (12.50%) SAN
4 3 (12.50%) Intranet
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (12.50%) Unified Communications
5 2 (8.33%) ISDN
5 2 (8.33%) MGCP
5 2 (8.33%) LLU
5 2 (8.33%) DNS
5 2 (8.33%) DHCP
5 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (8.33%) PSTN
5 2 (8.33%) ADSL
General
1 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Network Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
1 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE
3 2 (8.33%) Service Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.17%) Network Design
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.17%) Test Management
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) SIEM
4 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) People Management
4 1 (4.17%) Workflow
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) MCSA
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) CCIE
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) EMC
3 3 (12.50%) Juniper
3 3 (12.50%) F5
4 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire
5 1 (4.17%) Huawei
5 1 (4.17%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (4.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (4.17%) Cramer
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle