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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 43 64 63
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 29 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.08% 0.98% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.06% 3.70% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £263 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £140 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £420 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £336 £281
% change year-on-year
-3.34% +19.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.32 £23.25 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-21.22% -25.00%
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
320 270 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 34.01% 26.57% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 112 47
Average daily rate £375 £375 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.06% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 3
Average hourly rate £55.65 £16.00 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+247.81% -69.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.96%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015, 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 40 (72.73%) Cisco
2 35 (63.64%) CCNP
3 25 (45.45%) Firewall
4 23 (41.82%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (36.36%) CCIE
5 20 (36.36%) CCNA
6 18 (32.73%) Telecoms
7 16 (29.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (25.45%) F5
8 14 (25.45%) CheckPoint
9 11 (20.00%) BGP
9 11 (20.00%) Juniper
9 11 (20.00%) LAN
9 11 (20.00%) VoIP
10 10 (18.18%) WAN
10 10 (18.18%) OSPF
10 10 (18.18%) VMware
11 9 (16.36%) Cisco PIX
11 9 (16.36%) Network Security
12 8 (14.55%) iSCSI
12 8 (14.55%) ITIL
12 8 (14.55%) HNC
13 7 (12.73%) Linux
13 7 (12.73%) SAN
13 7 (12.73%) CCDP
13 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
14 6 (10.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 6 (10.91%) UNIX
14 6 (10.91%) VPN
14 6 (10.91%) SLA

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (45.45%) Firewall
2 23 (41.82%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (29.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (20.00%) BGP
4 11 (20.00%) LAN
4 11 (20.00%) VoIP
5 10 (18.18%) WAN
5 10 (18.18%) OSPF
6 9 (16.36%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (16.36%) Network Security
7 8 (14.55%) iSCSI
8 7 (12.73%) SAN
9 6 (10.91%) VPN
9 6 (10.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (9.09%) 4G
10 5 (9.09%) LTE
10 5 (9.09%) BIG-IP
10 5 (9.09%) VLAN
10 5 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
10 5 (9.09%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) MS Access
General
1 18 (32.73%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Network Engineer
2 6 (10.91%) Consultant
2 6 (10.91%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (10.91%) Security Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Network Consultant
4 4 (7.27%) Architect
4 4 (7.27%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (7.27%) Voice Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) IP Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Support Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Linux Support
5 3 (5.45%) Network Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Cisco Expert
6 2 (3.64%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) UNIX
3 4 (7.27%) Windows
4 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.55%) ITIL
2 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
2 4 (7.27%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
2 4 (7.27%) Network Architecture
2 4 (7.27%) Protective Monitoring
3 3 (5.45%) Network Management
3 3 (5.45%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.64%) Network Design
4 2 (3.64%) Time Management
4 2 (3.64%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (1.82%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 1 (1.82%) SIEM
5 1 (1.82%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (1.82%) Network Planning
5 1 (1.82%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (1.82%) TOGAF
5 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.82%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) Perl
1 2 (3.64%) SQL
1 2 (3.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (63.64%) CCNP
2 20 (36.36%) CCIE
2 20 (36.36%) CCNA
3 8 (14.55%) HNC
4 7 (12.73%) CCDP
4 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.09%) CISSP
5 5 (9.09%) HND
5 5 (9.09%) JNCIS
6 4 (7.27%) Degree
7 3 (5.45%) CCENT
7 3 (5.45%) CCIP
7 3 (5.45%) MCSE
7 3 (5.45%) CCSP
7 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (5.45%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (5.45%) RHCSA
8 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.64%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) SLA
2 3 (5.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (3.64%) ProxySG
3 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.82%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (5.45%) Nagios
2 3 (5.45%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.64%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 40 (72.73%) Cisco
2 14 (25.45%) CheckPoint
2 14 (25.45%) F5
3 11 (20.00%) Juniper
4 10 (18.18%) VMware
5 5 (9.09%) HP
5 5 (9.09%) Citrix
6 4 (7.27%) Verint
6 4 (7.27%) Nokia
6 4 (7.27%) Mercator
7 3 (5.45%) Remedy
7 3 (5.45%) Radware
7 3 (5.45%) Redback
7 3 (5.45%) Altiris
7 3 (5.45%) Veritas
7 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.45%) Tufin
8 2 (3.64%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.64%) Isilon
8 2 (3.64%) Blue Coat
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Rate: £13 - £15 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £210 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £221.25 per week
Posted: 19 days ago