The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 19 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 54 25 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.32% 2.90% 4.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.49% 10.20% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 15
Median daily rate £350 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £264 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £357 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.29 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +20.00%
Cisco Certification
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
277 245 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 32.44% 28.42% 32.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 109 133
Median daily rate £400 £395 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 3
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +45.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Reading region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 79 (84.04%) Cisco
2 64 (68.09%) CCNP
3 48 (51.06%) Firewall
4 42 (44.68%) CCNA
5 34 (36.17%) WAN
6 30 (31.91%) LAN
7 27 (28.72%) MPLS
8 24 (25.53%) VPN
9 23 (24.47%) Linux
9 23 (24.47%) CCIE
10 22 (23.40%) Juniper
10 22 (23.40%) BGP
11 21 (22.34%) IPsec
11 21 (22.34%) Telecoms
11 21 (22.34%) Windows
12 18 (19.15%) TCP/IP
12 18 (19.15%) OSPF
12 18 (19.15%) Windows Server
13 17 (18.09%) DNS
13 17 (18.09%) Network Security
14 16 (17.02%) F5
14 16 (17.02%) CheckPoint
15 15 (15.96%) VMware
16 13 (13.83%) WLAN
16 13 (13.83%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (13.83%) Cisco ASA
17 12 (12.77%) Cisco IOS
17 12 (12.77%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (12.77%) Ethernet
17 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (3.19%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
2 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) PaaS
2 3 (3.19%) SaaS
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (51.06%) Firewall
2 34 (36.17%) WAN
3 30 (31.91%) LAN
4 27 (28.72%) MPLS
5 24 (25.53%) VPN
6 22 (23.40%) BGP
7 21 (22.34%) IPsec
8 18 (19.15%) OSPF
8 18 (19.15%) TCP/IP
9 17 (18.09%) DNS
9 17 (18.09%) Network Security
10 13 (13.83%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (13.83%) WLAN
11 12 (12.77%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (12.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (12.77%) Ethernet
12 11 (11.70%) EIGRP
13 10 (10.64%) Broadband
13 10 (10.64%) DHCP
13 10 (10.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (22.34%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.19%) Billing
2 3 (3.19%) Finance
3 2 (2.13%) Back Office
3 2 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (42.55%) Network Engineer
2 14 (14.89%) Security Engineer
3 11 (11.70%) IP Engineer
4 9 (9.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (9.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) LAN Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) IP Security Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Architect
7 5 (5.32%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Consultant
7 5 (5.32%) Designer
7 5 (5.32%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) IP Designer
7 5 (5.32%) IT Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) IT Security Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) ELK Stack
1 1 (1.06%) VXML
1 1 (1.06%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.13%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.13%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.13%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.06%) CCTV
4 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.47%) Linux
2 21 (22.34%) Windows
3 18 (19.15%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.06%) CentOS
5 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (9.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 9 (9.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 8 (8.51%) Load Balancing
3 7 (7.45%) DDoS Mitigation
3 7 (7.45%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 7 (7.45%) Network Design
3 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
4 6 (6.38%) High Availability
5 5 (5.32%) ITIL
6 4 (4.26%) Network Management
6 4 (4.26%) Open Source
6 4 (4.26%) Project Management
6 4 (4.26%) SIEM
7 3 (3.19%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.19%) Change Management
7 3 (3.19%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.13%) CRM
8 2 (2.13%) Migration
8 2 (2.13%) Quality Management
8 2 (2.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.32%) Python
2 3 (3.19%) Perl
3 2 (2.13%) AWK
3 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.13%) sed
3 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 64 (68.09%) CCNP
2 42 (44.68%) CCNA
3 23 (24.47%) CCIE
4 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (11.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (10.64%) Security Cleared
7 8 (8.51%) MCP
7 8 (8.51%) MCSA
7 8 (8.51%) SC Cleared
8 7 (7.45%) CCSA
8 7 (7.45%) CCSE
9 5 (5.32%) CISSP
9 5 (5.32%) JNCIP
10 4 (4.26%) DV Cleared
11 3 (3.19%) CCA
11 3 (3.19%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (3.19%) JNCIS
11 3 (3.19%) MCSE
12 2 (2.13%) CCDA
12 2 (2.13%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) SLA
2 4 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 13 (13.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.51%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.45%) ProxySG
4 3 (3.19%) XenApp
5 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.13%) vSphere
5 2 (2.13%) XenServer
6 1 (1.06%) Ceph
6 1 (1.06%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (7.45%) FortiGate
2 3 (3.19%) Puppet
3 2 (2.13%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.06%) Ansible
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.06%) Kibana
4 1 (1.06%) logstash
Vendors
1 79 (84.04%) Cisco
2 22 (23.40%) Juniper
3 16 (17.02%) CheckPoint
3 16 (17.02%) F5
4 15 (15.96%) VMware
5 12 (12.77%) HP
6 10 (10.64%) IBM
6 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
7 8 (8.51%) Citrix
7 8 (8.51%) Dell
7 8 (8.51%) Hitachi
7 8 (8.51%) Intel
8 7 (7.45%) Blue Coat
8 7 (7.45%) Fortinet
9 6 (6.38%) Huawei
10 3 (3.19%) Extreme Networks
10 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.19%) TippingPoint
11 2 (2.13%) EMC
11 2 (2.13%) Remedy