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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 37 69 53
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -16
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 30 17 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.31% 1.52% 2.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.99% 4.86% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 9
Average daily rate
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£355 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £352 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £430 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £19.45 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+20.82% -30.53%
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
273 350 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.13% 31.33% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 172 81
Average daily rate £375 £400 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £235 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.49% -23.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 31 (62.00%) Cisco
2 27 (54.00%) CCNP
3 23 (46.00%) Firewall
4 21 (42.00%) CCIE
4 21 (42.00%) CCNA
5 16 (32.00%) Telecoms
6 14 (28.00%) WAN
6 14 (28.00%) LAN
7 13 (26.00%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (24.00%) Juniper
9 11 (22.00%) VPN
10 10 (20.00%) ITIL
10 10 (20.00%) BGP
10 10 (20.00%) F5
11 9 (18.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (18.00%) MPLS
12 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
12 8 (16.00%) SLA
12 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
13 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
13 7 (14.00%) DNS
13 7 (14.00%) OSPF
13 7 (14.00%) IPsec
13 7 (14.00%) VMware
13 7 (14.00%) Network Design
14 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
14 6 (12.00%) DHCP
14 6 (12.00%) Windows
14 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
14 6 (12.00%) Network Security

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.00%) Firewall
2 14 (28.00%) WAN
2 14 (28.00%) LAN
3 13 (26.00%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (22.00%) VPN
5 10 (20.00%) BGP
6 9 (18.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (18.00%) MPLS
7 7 (14.00%) DNS
7 7 (14.00%) OSPF
7 7 (14.00%) IPsec
8 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (12.00%) DHCP
8 6 (12.00%) Network Security
9 5 (10.00%) VoIP
9 5 (10.00%) PPP
10 4 (8.00%) Wireless
10 4 (8.00%) FDDI
10 4 (8.00%) SMDS
10 4 (8.00%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) MS Access
General
1 16 (32.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (10.00%) IP Engineer
2 5 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 5 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 4 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (8.00%) Consultant
3 4 (8.00%) Architect
3 4 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco Expert
4 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Linux Support
4 3 (6.00%) Incident Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Network Architect
4 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.00%) Field Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Network Consultant
5 2 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) IVR
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (10.00%) UNIX
3 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.00%) Network Design
3 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.00%) Network Architecture
5 3 (6.00%) Demand Forecasting
5 3 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (4.00%) Service Management
6 2 (4.00%) Time Management
6 2 (4.00%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.00%) Network Management
7 1 (2.00%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.00%) SIEM
7 1 (2.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) Python
2 2 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (54.00%) CCNP
2 21 (42.00%) CCIE
2 21 (42.00%) CCNA
3 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (10.00%) Degree
5 5 (10.00%) HNC
6 4 (8.00%) CCENT
7 3 (6.00%) RHCSA
7 3 (6.00%) MCSE
7 3 (6.00%) CCDP
7 3 (6.00%) CISSP
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.00%) CCIP
8 2 (4.00%) JNCIS
8 2 (4.00%) CCSP
8 2 (4.00%) HND
8 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.00%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (2.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (4.00%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.00%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) FortiGate
1 3 (6.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (6.00%) Nagios
1 3 (6.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Cisco
2 12 (24.00%) Juniper
3 10 (20.00%) F5
4 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (14.00%) VMware
6 5 (10.00%) HP
6 5 (10.00%) Citrix
7 3 (6.00%) Verint
7 3 (6.00%) Tufin
7 3 (6.00%) Veritas
7 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.00%) Altiris
7 3 (6.00%) Remedy
8 2 (4.00%) Blue Coat
8 2 (4.00%) Mercator
8 2 (4.00%) IBM
8 2 (4.00%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.00%) Isilon
9 1 (2.00%) SevOne
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