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 24 October 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 53 68 40
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -28
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 22 16 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.46% 1.47% 4.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.63% 4.06% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 14
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £400 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £59.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -23.07%
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
255 394 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.56% 36.31% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 190 100
Average daily rate £375 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 5
Average hourly rate £17.07 £14.84 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.02% +6.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £13.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £25.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 30 (56.60%) Cisco
2 29 (54.72%) CCNP
3 23 (43.40%) CCNA
3 23 (43.40%) Firewall
4 20 (37.74%) CCIE
5 19 (35.85%) WAN
6 18 (33.96%) VPN
6 18 (33.96%) Juniper
7 17 (32.08%) LAN
7 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
8 15 (28.30%) MPLS
9 14 (26.42%) IPsec
10 12 (22.64%) Network Design
10 12 (22.64%) ITIL
11 11 (20.75%) CheckPoint
11 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
11 11 (20.75%) DNS
11 11 (20.75%) OSPF
11 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (18.87%) Load Balancing
12 10 (18.87%) Network Architecture
12 10 (18.87%) DHCP
13 9 (16.98%) VoIP
13 9 (16.98%) BGP
13 9 (16.98%) Wireless
13 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
13 9 (16.98%) Network Security
14 8 (15.09%) Capacity Planning
14 8 (15.09%) F5
14 8 (15.09%) Cisco Nexus

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (9.43%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS Office
3 4 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (43.40%) Firewall
2 19 (35.85%) WAN
3 18 (33.96%) VPN
4 17 (32.08%) LAN
5 15 (28.30%) MPLS
6 14 (26.42%) IPsec
7 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (20.75%) OSPF
7 11 (20.75%) DNS
8 10 (18.87%) DHCP
9 9 (16.98%) VoIP
9 9 (16.98%) Wireless
9 9 (16.98%) BGP
9 9 (16.98%) Network Security
10 8 (15.09%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (15.09%) WLAN
11 7 (13.21%) Cisco PIX
12 6 (11.32%) PPP
12 6 (11.32%) SNMP
13 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) MS Access
General
1 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Network Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) Design Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) IP Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Security Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Network Design Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Security Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Network Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Incident Manager
5 3 (5.66%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Designer
6 2 (3.77%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Network Design Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.89%) SecurID
1 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) UNIX
2 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Linux
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) ITIL
1 12 (22.64%) Network Design
2 10 (18.87%) Load Balancing
2 10 (18.87%) Network Architecture
3 8 (15.09%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (11.32%) Network Management
5 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.55%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (3.77%) Information Security
7 2 (3.77%) Change Management
7 2 (3.77%) Service Management
7 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.77%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.77%) Demand Forecasting
7 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.89%) Coaching
8 1 (1.89%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.89%) Stress Testing
8 1 (1.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) Python
2 3 (5.66%) Perl
3 2 (3.77%) SQL
4 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (54.72%) CCNP
2 23 (43.40%) CCNA
3 20 (37.74%) CCIE
4 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
5 8 (15.09%) CISSP
6 6 (11.32%) Degree
6 6 (11.32%) Check Point Certification
6 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
7 5 (9.43%) CCSP
8 4 (7.55%) HNC
8 4 (7.55%) CCENT
9 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (5.66%) HND
9 3 (5.66%) MCSE
9 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
10 2 (3.77%) CCDP
10 2 (3.77%) CCSA
10 2 (3.77%) CCSE
11 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.89%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.89%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (1.89%) vCloud
3 1 (1.89%) vSphere
3 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.89%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.77%) Nagios
2 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) Cisco
2 18 (33.96%) Juniper
3 11 (20.75%) CheckPoint
4 8 (15.09%) Blue Coat
4 8 (15.09%) F5
5 6 (11.32%) HP
6 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.66%) Citrix
7 3 (5.66%) Dell
7 3 (5.66%) Tufin
7 3 (5.66%) VMware
8 2 (3.77%) Redback
8 2 (3.77%) Altiris
8 2 (3.77%) Huawei
8 2 (3.77%) IBM
8 2 (3.77%) Remedy
8 2 (3.77%) Radware
8 2 (3.77%) Veritas
8 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.77%) Nokia
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