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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 42 32 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +27
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 25 43 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.05% 4.66% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.78% 13.83% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 2
Average daily rate
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£279 £338 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.40% +22.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £230 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £480 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £346 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +15.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.29 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -27.08%
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
232 311 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.33% 33.73% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 133 105
Average daily rate £375 £380 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £244 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 5 8
Average hourly rate £21.55 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.75% +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 45 (72.58%) CCNP
2 38 (61.29%) Cisco
3 36 (58.06%) CCNA
4 26 (41.94%) Telecoms
5 23 (37.10%) Firewall
6 21 (33.87%) CCIE
7 20 (32.26%) VoIP
8 16 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (24.19%) Linux
9 15 (24.19%) CheckPoint
10 13 (20.97%) VPN
10 13 (20.97%) UNIX
11 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
11 12 (19.35%) SQL
11 12 (19.35%) Juniper
11 12 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (17.74%) OSPF
12 11 (17.74%) Degree
13 10 (16.13%) LAN
13 10 (16.13%) WAN
13 10 (16.13%) Data Centre
14 9 (14.52%) 4G
14 9 (14.52%) LTE
14 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
14 9 (14.52%) ITIL
14 9 (14.52%) HND
14 9 (14.52%) 3G
14 9 (14.52%) 2G
15 8 (12.90%) Wireless
15 8 (12.90%) Huawei

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.90%) MS Office
3 7 (11.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.10%) Firewall
2 20 (32.26%) VoIP
3 16 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (20.97%) VPN
5 12 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (17.74%) OSPF
7 10 (16.13%) WAN
7 10 (16.13%) LAN
8 9 (14.52%) 3G
8 9 (14.52%) 2G
8 9 (14.52%) LTE
8 9 (14.52%) 4G
9 8 (12.90%) Radio Access Network
9 8 (12.90%) Wireless
9 8 (12.90%) Network Security
9 8 (12.90%) BGP
10 7 (11.29%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (9.68%) FWSM
11 6 (9.68%) xDSL
11 6 (9.68%) DSLAM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle Forms
General
1 26 (41.94%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Network Engineer
2 5 (8.06%) Analyst
2 5 (8.06%) Design Engineer
3 4 (6.45%) Architect
3 4 (6.45%) Consultant
3 4 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (6.45%) IP Engineer
4 3 (4.84%) Designer
4 3 (4.84%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 2 (3.23%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (3.23%) RAN Engineer
5 2 (3.23%) Network Architect
5 2 (3.23%) Communications Engineer
5 2 (3.23%) Network Support
5 2 (3.23%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (3.23%) Security Engineer
5 2 (3.23%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (3.23%) Security Designer
5 2 (3.23%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) IVR
3 1 (1.61%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Linux
2 13 (20.97%) UNIX
3 6 (9.68%) Solaris
4 5 (8.06%) Windows
5 1 (1.61%) HPUX
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.52%) ITIL
2 6 (9.68%) Service Management
3 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
3 5 (8.06%) Load Balancing
3 5 (8.06%) Network Architecture
3 5 (8.06%) Network Management
4 4 (6.45%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (6.45%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (6.45%) Network Design
5 2 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.61%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (1.61%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (1.61%) Server Building
6 1 (1.61%) SIEM
6 1 (1.61%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.61%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.61%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (1.61%) Information Security
6 1 (1.61%) TOGAF
6 1 (1.61%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.35%) SQL
2 6 (9.68%) Perl
3 2 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (72.58%) CCNP
2 36 (58.06%) CCNA
3 21 (33.87%) CCIE
4 11 (17.74%) Degree
5 9 (14.52%) HND
6 8 (12.90%) HNC
7 7 (11.29%) CCDP
8 6 (9.68%) Sun Certification
8 6 (9.68%) SCSA
9 5 (8.06%) CISSP
9 5 (8.06%) CCVP
10 4 (6.45%) JNCIS
10 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
10 4 (6.45%) CCSP
10 4 (6.45%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (3.23%) CCSE
11 2 (3.23%) CCDA
11 2 (3.23%) CCSA
11 2 (3.23%) JNCIP
11 2 (3.23%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.61%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 38 (61.29%) Cisco
2 15 (24.19%) CheckPoint
3 12 (19.35%) Juniper
4 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
5 8 (12.90%) Huawei
5 8 (12.90%) F5
6 6 (9.68%) Sun
6 6 (9.68%) HP
6 6 (9.68%) Oracle
6 6 (9.68%) Veritas
6 6 (9.68%) VMware
7 5 (8.06%) Nokia
8 4 (6.45%) Redback
8 4 (6.45%) Radware
9 2 (3.23%) EMC
10 1 (1.61%) Citrix
10 1 (1.61%) Avaya
10 1 (1.61%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (1.61%) Ericsson
10 1 (1.61%) Sourcefire
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