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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 42 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 26 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.99% 0.98% 2.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.42% 3.23% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £333 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.81% -18.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £59.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £20.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+8.53% -6.81%
Cisco Certification
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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
276 310 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.69% 30.27% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 134 107
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 0
Average hourly rate £17.07 £18.55 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.97% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 46 (70.77%) Cisco
2 39 (60.00%) CCNP
3 35 (53.85%) Firewall
4 30 (46.15%) VPN
5 29 (44.62%) CCIE
6 28 (43.08%) WAN
7 25 (38.46%) LAN
7 25 (38.46%) Juniper
8 24 (36.92%) CCNA
9 23 (35.38%) MPLS
10 22 (33.85%) IPsec
10 22 (33.85%) DNS
11 21 (32.31%) CheckPoint
12 17 (26.15%) VoIP
12 17 (26.15%) OSPF
12 17 (26.15%) BGP
13 16 (24.62%) Network Design
14 15 (23.08%) Telecoms
14 15 (23.08%) Active Directory
14 15 (23.08%) F5
15 14 (21.54%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (21.54%) Cisco PIX
15 14 (21.54%) CISSP
16 13 (20.00%) Security Cleared
16 13 (20.00%) Network Management
17 12 (18.46%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (18.46%) FortiGate
17 12 (18.46%) Check Point Certification
17 12 (18.46%) SNMP
17 12 (18.46%) CCSP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (16.92%) Apache
2 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
3 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 35 (53.85%) Firewall
2 30 (46.15%) VPN
3 28 (43.08%) WAN
4 25 (38.46%) LAN
5 23 (35.38%) MPLS
6 22 (33.85%) DNS
6 22 (33.85%) IPsec
7 17 (26.15%) OSPF
7 17 (26.15%) BGP
7 17 (26.15%) VoIP
8 14 (21.54%) Cisco PIX
8 14 (21.54%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (18.46%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (18.46%) SNMP
10 11 (16.92%) BIG-IP
11 10 (15.38%) Network Security
11 10 (15.38%) Wireless
12 9 (13.85%) DHCP
12 9 (13.85%) WLAN
13 8 (12.31%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) MySQL
1 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.54%) MS Access
General
1 15 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (44.62%) Network Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Design Engineer
3 13 (20.00%) IP Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) Security Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) Network Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) Network Design Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Network Support
7 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Security Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Security Designer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior IP Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Designer
8 3 (4.62%) Network Security Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) IP Network Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.54%) SecurID
1 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Windows
1 6 (9.23%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) UNIX
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.62%) Network Design
2 13 (20.00%) Network Management
3 11 (16.92%) Network Architecture
3 11 (16.92%) Load Balancing
4 10 (15.38%) ITIL
5 9 (13.85%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (9.23%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (6.15%) Demand Forecasting
8 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.62%) Workflow
9 2 (3.08%) Change Management
9 2 (3.08%) Project Management
9 2 (3.08%) Service Management
9 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.08%) Information Security
9 2 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.08%) Capacity Management
10 1 (1.54%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) Python
2 3 (4.62%) Perl
2 3 (4.62%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.54%) C
3 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (60.00%) CCNP
2 29 (44.62%) CCIE
3 24 (36.92%) CCNA
4 14 (21.54%) CISSP
5 13 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 12 (18.46%) CCSP
6 12 (18.46%) Check Point Certification
7 9 (13.85%) Degree
8 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
8 8 (12.31%) CCDP
9 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (4.62%) DV Cleared
10 3 (4.62%) MCSE
10 3 (4.62%) MCSA
10 3 (4.62%) CCSA
10 3 (4.62%) CCSE
11 2 (3.08%) CCENT
12 1 (1.54%) VCP4
12 1 (1.54%) VCAP
12 1 (1.54%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.15%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.62%) KVM
4 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.54%) vSphere
4 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.54%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 46 (70.77%) Cisco
2 25 (38.46%) Juniper
3 21 (32.31%) CheckPoint
4 15 (23.08%) F5
5 8 (12.31%) Blue Coat
6 4 (6.15%) Nokia
6 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.15%) VMware
7 3 (4.62%) HP
7 3 (4.62%) Dell
8 2 (3.08%) Nortel
8 2 (3.08%) Ericsson
8 2 (3.08%) IBM
8 2 (3.08%) Huawei
8 2 (3.08%) Redback
8 2 (3.08%) Radware
9 1 (1.54%) AlgoSec
9 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.54%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.54%) Tufin
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