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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 21 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 43 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.79% 3.59% 3.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.50% 12.29% 9.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 14
Median daily rate £381 £270 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.20% -24.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £204 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £326
% change year-on-year
- +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £30.25 £41.29 £59.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.73% -30.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+57.77% +12.50%
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
183 293 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.63% 29.18% 32.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 148 138
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 11
Median hourly rate £24.50 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.71% +81.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.06 £21.55 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £39.61 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

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 31 August 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 31 August 2016.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 79 (84.04%) Cisco
2 66 (70.21%) CCNP
3 44 (46.81%) Firewall
4 38 (40.43%) CCNA
5 35 (37.23%) LAN
6 33 (35.11%) WAN
7 32 (34.04%) CCIE
8 26 (27.66%) Telecoms
9 22 (23.40%) Juniper
9 22 (23.40%) VPN
9 22 (23.40%) Network Security
10 20 (21.28%) MPLS
11 19 (20.21%) WLAN
11 19 (20.21%) IPsec
12 18 (19.15%) F5
13 17 (18.09%) BGP
13 17 (18.09%) CheckPoint
14 16 (17.02%) DNS
14 16 (17.02%) TCP/IP
14 16 (17.02%) Linux
15 14 (14.89%) ITIL
15 14 (14.89%) OSPF
16 13 (13.83%) Windows
17 12 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
18 11 (11.70%) Data Centre
18 11 (11.70%) Windows Server
19 10 (10.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 10 (10.64%) Load Balancing
19 10 (10.64%) VLAN
19 10 (10.64%) HP

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 (3.19%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) PaaS
2 3 (3.19%) SaaS
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (46.81%) Firewall
2 35 (37.23%) LAN
3 33 (35.11%) WAN
4 22 (23.40%) Network Security
4 22 (23.40%) VPN
5 20 (21.28%) MPLS
6 19 (20.21%) IPsec
6 19 (20.21%) WLAN
7 17 (18.09%) BGP
8 16 (17.02%) DNS
8 16 (17.02%) TCP/IP
9 14 (14.89%) OSPF
10 12 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (10.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 10 (10.64%) VLAN
12 9 (9.57%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (9.57%) DHCP
12 9 (9.57%) Ethernet
13 8 (8.51%) HTTP
14 7 (7.45%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (27.66%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.26%) Billing
3 2 (2.13%) Back Office
3 2 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Finance
4 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Military
Job Titles
1 43 (45.74%) Network Engineer
2 16 (17.02%) Security Engineer
3 9 (9.57%) Consultant
3 9 (9.57%) LAN Engineer
4 8 (8.51%) IP Engineer
4 8 (8.51%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) IP Security Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Network Consultant
7 5 (5.32%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) IT Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) IT Security Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Architect
8 4 (4.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) XMPP
2 1 (1.06%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.06%) CSS
2 1 (1.06%) ELK Stack
2 1 (1.06%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (6.38%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.13%) PKI
6 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.06%) CCTV
6 1 (1.06%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.02%) Linux
2 13 (13.83%) Windows
3 11 (11.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.06%) CentOS
4 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.89%) ITIL
2 10 (10.64%) Load Balancing
3 9 (9.57%) DDoS Mitigation
3 9 (9.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 9 (9.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 7 (7.45%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 7 (7.45%) High Availability
4 7 (7.45%) Network Design
4 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
5 6 (6.38%) Migration
5 6 (6.38%) SIEM
6 5 (5.32%) Capacity Management
6 5 (5.32%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.32%) Network Management
6 5 (5.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.26%) Change Management
7 4 (4.26%) ITIL V3
7 4 (4.26%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (4.26%) Open Source
8 3 (3.19%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.13%) Python
2 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 66 (70.21%) CCNP
2 38 (40.43%) CCNA
3 32 (34.04%) CCIE
4 7 (7.45%) CCSA
4 7 (7.45%) CCSE
4 7 (7.45%) CCVP
4 7 (7.45%) CISSP
4 7 (7.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (6.38%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.32%) MCP
6 5 (5.32%) MCSA
6 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.26%) CCENT
7 4 (4.26%) Degree
7 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.19%) CCA
8 3 (3.19%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (3.19%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.13%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) SLA
2 5 (5.32%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) ProxySG
1 7 (7.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.32%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.19%) XenApp
4 1 (1.06%) Ceph
4 1 (1.06%) vCloud
4 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) Cisco UCCE
2 7 (7.45%) FortiGate
3 6 (6.38%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.13%) Nessus
5 1 (1.06%) Ansible
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.06%) Kibana
5 1 (1.06%) logstash
5 1 (1.06%) Puppet
5 1 (1.06%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 79 (84.04%) Cisco
2 22 (23.40%) Juniper
3 18 (19.15%) F5
4 17 (18.09%) CheckPoint
5 10 (10.64%) Citrix
5 10 (10.64%) HP
6 8 (8.51%) VMware
7 7 (7.45%) Blue Coat
7 7 (7.45%) Fortinet
8 6 (6.38%) Dell
8 6 (6.38%) Huawei
8 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
9 5 (5.32%) Hitachi
9 5 (5.32%) IBM
9 5 (5.32%) Intel
10 3 (3.19%) Aruba
10 3 (3.19%) Extreme Networks
10 3 (3.19%) Nokia
10 3 (3.19%) TippingPoint
11 2 (2.13%) Ericsson