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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 35 47 68
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +21
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 44 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.47% 2.85% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.36% 9.12% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 2
Average daily rate £350 £350 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £461 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £36.69 - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+106.83% -12.62%
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
269 274 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.31% 31.28% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 137 109
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £139 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 10
Average hourly rate £55.60 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.08% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.38 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 10 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Reading region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 49 (83.05%) Cisco
2 35 (59.32%) CCNP
3 33 (55.93%) CCNA
4 29 (49.15%) Firewall
5 19 (32.20%) Juniper
6 17 (28.81%) MPLS
7 16 (27.12%) Linux
8 15 (25.42%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (25.42%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (23.73%) F5
9 14 (23.73%) ITIL
10 13 (22.03%) Windows
10 13 (22.03%) CCIE
11 11 (18.64%) Broadband
11 11 (18.64%) CheckPoint
11 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (16.95%) BGP
12 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
12 10 (16.95%) Windows Server
13 9 (15.25%) OSPF
13 9 (15.25%) HP
13 9 (15.25%) LAN
13 9 (15.25%) WAN
13 9 (15.25%) VPN
13 9 (15.25%) Wireless
13 9 (15.25%) VMware
13 9 (15.25%) Incident Management
13 9 (15.25%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
14 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 29 (49.15%) Firewall
2 17 (28.81%) MPLS
3 15 (25.42%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (25.42%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (18.64%) Broadband
5 10 (16.95%) BGP
6 9 (15.25%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (15.25%) LAN
6 9 (15.25%) OSPF
6 9 (15.25%) VPN
6 9 (15.25%) WAN
6 9 (15.25%) Wireless
7 8 (13.56%) Internet
7 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
8 7 (11.86%) EIGRP
8 7 (11.86%) VLAN
9 6 (10.17%) Cisco Wireless
10 5 (8.47%) IOS XR
10 5 (8.47%) Network Security
10 5 (8.47%) NX-OS
General
1 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.39%) Back Office
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Network Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Cisco Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) IP Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Linux Support
4 6 (10.17%) Linux Support Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Designer
7 3 (5.08%) IP Designer
7 3 (5.08%) Network Designer
7 3 (5.08%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Switch Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.39%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.39%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Linux
2 13 (22.03%) Windows
3 10 (16.95%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.17%) Unix
5 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.69%) AIX
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) ITIL
2 9 (15.25%) Incident Management
3 8 (13.56%) Network Design
4 7 (11.86%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.47%) Project Management
6 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.08%) Time Management
7 2 (3.39%) Change Control
7 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.69%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.69%) Line Management
8 1 (1.69%) Logistics
8 1 (1.69%) Network Management
8 1 (1.69%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.69%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.69%) Test Strategy
8 1 (1.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) Perl
2 4 (6.78%) Python
3 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.39%) AWK
4 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.39%) sed
5 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (59.32%) CCNP
2 33 (55.93%) CCNA
3 13 (22.03%) CCIE
4 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
5 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
6 7 (11.86%) MCSE
7 6 (10.17%) HNC
7 6 (10.17%) RHCSA
8 5 (8.47%) MCP
8 5 (8.47%) MCSA
9 4 (6.78%) DV Cleared
9 4 (6.78%) JNCIP
9 4 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (5.08%) CCDP
11 2 (3.39%) CCVP
11 2 (3.39%) JNCIS
12 1 (1.69%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (1.69%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.78%) XenApp
4 2 (3.39%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (3.39%) XenServer
5 1 (1.69%) Firmware
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Nagios
1 4 (6.78%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.39%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (3.39%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 49 (83.05%) Cisco
2 19 (32.20%) Juniper
3 14 (23.73%) F5
4 11 (18.64%) CheckPoint
5 9 (15.25%) HP
5 9 (15.25%) VMware
6 8 (13.56%) Remedy
7 6 (10.17%) IBM
7 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
8 5 (8.47%) Citrix
9 4 (6.78%) Altiris
9 4 (6.78%) Dell
9 4 (6.78%) Hitachi
9 4 (6.78%) Intel
10 3 (5.08%) Palo Alto
11 2 (3.39%) BT
11 2 (3.39%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.39%) Infoblox
11 2 (3.39%) Meraki
11 2 (3.39%) Verint
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