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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 24 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 50 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.37% 3.99% 3.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.74% 13.03% 10.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 13
Median daily rate £325 £270 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £202 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.29 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.35 £21.53 £18.13
% change year-on-year
+73.51% +18.75%
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
230 284 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.30% 30.60% 32.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 146 136
Median daily rate £400 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 7
Median hourly rate £24.06 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.64% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.33 £21.55 £17.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £37.09 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +26.31%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 75 (84.27%) Cisco
2 65 (73.03%) CCNP
3 46 (51.69%) Firewall
4 36 (40.45%) CCNA
5 35 (39.33%) WAN
6 31 (34.83%) LAN
7 26 (29.21%) VPN
8 24 (26.97%) MPLS
9 23 (25.84%) CCIE
9 23 (25.84%) IPsec
10 22 (24.72%) Telecoms
10 22 (24.72%) BGP
11 21 (23.60%) Juniper
12 20 (22.47%) Network Security
13 18 (20.22%) OSPF
14 17 (19.10%) DNS
14 17 (19.10%) Linux
15 16 (17.98%) Windows
16 15 (16.85%) TCP/IP
16 15 (16.85%) CheckPoint
16 15 (16.85%) F5
17 14 (15.73%) WLAN
18 13 (14.61%) Cisco ASA
18 13 (14.61%) Windows Server
19 12 (13.48%) EIGRP
20 10 (11.24%) VMware
20 10 (11.24%) DHCP
20 10 (11.24%) Citrix
20 10 (11.24%) HP
20 10 (11.24%) VLAN

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 (3.37%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
2 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) PaaS
2 3 (3.37%) SaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (51.69%) Firewall
2 35 (39.33%) WAN
3 31 (34.83%) LAN
4 26 (29.21%) VPN
5 24 (26.97%) MPLS
6 23 (25.84%) IPsec
7 22 (24.72%) BGP
8 20 (22.47%) Network Security
9 18 (20.22%) OSPF
10 17 (19.10%) DNS
11 15 (16.85%) TCP/IP
12 14 (15.73%) WLAN
13 13 (14.61%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (13.48%) EIGRP
15 10 (11.24%) DHCP
15 10 (11.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 10 (11.24%) VLAN
16 9 (10.11%) Cisco Nexus
16 9 (10.11%) Ethernet
16 9 (10.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (24.72%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.49%) Billing
3 3 (3.37%) Finance
4 2 (2.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) Back Office
5 1 (1.12%) Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 39 (43.82%) Network Engineer
2 16 (17.98%) Security Engineer
3 9 (10.11%) IP Engineer
3 9 (10.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (8.99%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (8.99%) LAN Engineer
5 7 (7.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.87%) IP Security Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Architect
6 6 (6.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) IT Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) IT Security Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Network Architect
7 5 (5.62%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Designer
8 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) Apache Flex
1 1 (1.12%) CSS
1 1 (1.12%) ELK Stack
1 1 (1.12%) VXML
1 1 (1.12%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (7.87%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.25%) PKI
3 2 (2.25%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.12%) CCTV
4 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.12%) Statistics
4 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.10%) Linux
2 16 (17.98%) Windows
3 13 (14.61%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.12%) CentOS
4 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.24%) Load Balancing
2 9 (10.11%) DDoS Mitigation
2 9 (10.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 9 (10.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 7 (7.87%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 7 (7.87%) Network Design
4 6 (6.74%) High Availability
4 6 (6.74%) Service Delivery
4 6 (6.74%) SIEM
5 5 (5.62%) ITIL
5 5 (5.62%) Network Management
6 4 (4.49%) Change Management
6 4 (4.49%) Open Source
7 3 (3.37%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.37%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.37%) Migration
7 3 (3.37%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.25%) Low Latency
8 2 (2.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.37%) Python
2 1 (1.12%) Perl
2 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 65 (73.03%) CCNP
2 36 (40.45%) CCNA
3 23 (25.84%) CCIE
4 9 (10.11%) Security Cleared
5 8 (8.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (7.87%) CCSA
6 7 (7.87%) CCSE
6 7 (7.87%) CISSP
6 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (7.87%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.62%) JNCIP
7 5 (5.62%) MCP
7 5 (5.62%) MCSA
8 3 (3.37%) CCA
8 3 (3.37%) CCVP
8 3 (3.37%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (3.37%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.37%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.25%) CISM
9 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) SLA
2 4 (4.49%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.87%) ProxySG
3 5 (5.62%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.37%) XenApp
5 2 (2.25%) vSphere
6 1 (1.12%) Ceph
6 1 (1.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.49%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (2.25%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.25%) Nessus
4 1 (1.12%) Ansible
4 1 (1.12%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.12%) Kibana
4 1 (1.12%) logstash
4 1 (1.12%) Puppet
4 1 (1.12%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 75 (84.27%) Cisco
2 21 (23.60%) Juniper
3 15 (16.85%) CheckPoint
3 15 (16.85%) F5
4 10 (11.24%) Citrix
4 10 (11.24%) HP
4 10 (11.24%) VMware
5 8 (8.99%) Fortinet
6 7 (7.87%) Blue Coat
6 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.74%) Dell
8 5 (5.62%) Hitachi
8 5 (5.62%) Huawei
8 5 (5.62%) IBM
8 5 (5.62%) Intel
9 3 (3.37%) Aruba
9 3 (3.37%) Extreme Networks
9 3 (3.37%) TippingPoint
10 2 (2.25%) Qualys
10 2 (2.25%) SolarWinds