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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 42 47 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 39 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.81% 3.00% 3.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.70% 9.57% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 13
Median daily rate £350 £288 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £246 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £500 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £337 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.88 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.75%
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
307 303 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.98% 31.33% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 154 143
Median daily rate £400 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £230 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 4
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +45.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 74 (91.36%) Cisco
2 53 (65.43%) CCNP
3 38 (46.91%) CCNA
4 37 (45.68%) Firewall
5 22 (27.16%) Juniper
6 21 (25.93%) Linux
6 21 (25.93%) MPLS
7 20 (24.69%) Windows
8 19 (23.46%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (23.46%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (22.22%) LAN
10 17 (20.99%) WAN
10 17 (20.99%) F5
11 16 (19.75%) Windows Server
11 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (19.75%) BGP
11 16 (19.75%) VMware
12 14 (17.28%) OSPF
12 14 (17.28%) HP
12 14 (17.28%) Broadband
12 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
12 14 (17.28%) VPN
12 14 (17.28%) Cisco IOS
13 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
13 13 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (16.05%) ITIL
13 13 (16.05%) CCIE
13 13 (16.05%) CheckPoint
13 13 (16.05%) Telecoms
14 12 (14.81%) Wireless

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 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 37 (45.68%) Firewall
2 21 (25.93%) MPLS
3 19 (23.46%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (23.46%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (22.22%) LAN
5 17 (20.99%) WAN
6 16 (19.75%) BGP
7 14 (17.28%) Broadband
7 14 (17.28%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (17.28%) OSPF
7 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
7 14 (17.28%) VPN
8 12 (14.81%) Wireless
9 11 (13.58%) Internet
9 11 (13.58%) IPsec
10 10 (12.35%) EIGRP
10 10 (12.35%) SAN
11 9 (11.11%) Ethernet
12 8 (9.88%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (9.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (16.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.70%) Back Office
2 3 (3.70%) Billing
2 3 (3.70%) Finance
3 2 (2.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (40.74%) Network Engineer
2 13 (16.05%) Cisco Engineer
2 13 (16.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 13 (16.05%) IP Engineer
3 11 (13.58%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 6 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (7.41%) Linux Support
5 6 (7.41%) Linux Support Engineer
5 6 (7.41%) Security Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Designer
6 5 (6.17%) IP Designer
6 5 (6.17%) IP Security Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Network Designer
7 4 (4.94%) Architect
7 4 (4.94%) Network Architect
7 4 (4.94%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Windows Support Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.47%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.47%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.23%) CCTV
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.93%) Linux
2 20 (24.69%) Windows
3 16 (19.75%) Windows Server
4 7 (8.64%) Unix
5 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.94%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.23%) AIX
8 1 (1.23%) CentOS
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.05%) ITIL
2 9 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 7 (8.64%) Network Design
3 7 (8.64%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.41%) Load Balancing
4 6 (7.41%) Project Management
5 5 (6.17%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (6.17%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 4 (4.94%) Change Control
6 4 (4.94%) High Availability
7 3 (3.70%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.70%) Validation
8 2 (2.47%) CRM
8 2 (2.47%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.47%) Network Management
8 2 (2.47%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.47%) Time Management
9 1 (1.23%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 1 (1.23%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.41%) Python
2 5 (6.17%) Perl
3 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.47%) AWK
4 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.47%) sed
5 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.23%) Ruby
5 1 (1.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (65.43%) CCNP
2 38 (46.91%) CCNA
3 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (16.05%) CCIE
4 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
5 11 (13.58%) SC Cleared
5 11 (13.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (9.88%) MCP
6 8 (9.88%) MCSA
7 7 (8.64%) MCSE
8 6 (7.41%) HNC
8 6 (7.41%) JNCIP
8 6 (7.41%) RHCSA
9 5 (6.17%) CCSA
9 5 (6.17%) CCSE
9 5 (6.17%) DV Cleared
10 4 (4.94%) JNCIS
11 3 (3.70%) CCDP
11 3 (3.70%) CISSP
11 3 (3.70%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.88%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.41%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.17%) ProxySG
5 4 (4.94%) XenApp
6 2 (2.47%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.47%) vSphere
6 2 (2.47%) XenServer
7 1 (1.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.94%) Nagios
2 4 (4.94%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.47%) Puppet
4 1 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.23%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 74 (91.36%) Cisco
2 22 (27.16%) Juniper
3 17 (20.99%) F5
4 16 (19.75%) VMware
5 14 (17.28%) HP
6 13 (16.05%) CheckPoint
7 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
8 10 (12.35%) IBM
9 8 (9.88%) Dell
9 8 (9.88%) Hitachi
9 8 (9.88%) Intel
9 8 (9.88%) Remedy
10 6 (7.41%) Blue Coat
11 5 (6.17%) Citrix
12 4 (4.94%) Altiris
13 3 (3.70%) Extreme Networks
13 3 (3.70%) Fortinet
13 3 (3.70%) Huawei
13 3 (3.70%) Palo Alto
13 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
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