The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 4 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 7 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 90 53 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.36% 5.57% 5.30%
As % of the Vendors category 21.84% 11.11% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 26 32
Median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £96.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -53.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
Cisco
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
412 477 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 56.59% 50.11% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 249 258
Median daily rate £375 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 52 17
Median hourly rate £43.28 £30.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.26% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.31 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco across the Reading region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Reading region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Reading region.

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 75 (53.96%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (41.73%) CCNP
3 43 (30.94%) CCNA
3 43 (30.94%) CCIE
4 39 (28.06%) Juniper
5 37 (26.62%) Data Centre
6 32 (23.02%) Telecoms
7 31 (22.30%) Firewall
8 30 (21.58%) ITIL
9 24 (17.27%) CheckPoint
10 23 (16.55%) Windows
10 23 (16.55%) VoIP
11 22 (15.83%) Cisco CUCM
12 21 (15.11%) WAN
12 21 (15.11%) Linux
12 21 (15.11%) SAN
12 21 (15.11%) NetApp
12 21 (15.11%) IBM
13 20 (14.39%) VMware
14 19 (13.67%) Shell Script
14 19 (13.67%) LAN
14 19 (13.67%) Unix
14 19 (13.67%) Unified Communications
15 18 (12.95%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (12.95%) Cisco UCCE
15 18 (12.95%) Solaris
16 17 (12.23%) Migration
16 17 (12.23%) Mainframe
16 17 (12.23%) AIX
16 17 (12.23%) TCP/IP

Cisco
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 4 (2.88%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.16%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.72%) Apache
3 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.72%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) IaaS
2 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (22.30%) Firewall
2 23 (16.55%) VoIP
3 21 (15.11%) SAN
3 21 (15.11%) WAN
4 19 (13.67%) LAN
4 19 (13.67%) Unified Communications
5 17 (12.23%) TCP/IP
6 15 (10.79%) Wireshark
7 14 (10.07%) 3G
7 14 (10.07%) 4G
7 14 (10.07%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (9.35%) 2G
8 13 (9.35%) WLAN
9 11 (7.91%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (7.19%) BGP
10 10 (7.19%) Network Security
10 10 (7.19%) OSPF
11 9 (6.47%) MPLS
11 9 (6.47%) VPN
12 8 (5.76%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (23.02%) Telecoms
2 15 (10.79%) Law
3 14 (10.07%) Finance
4 13 (9.35%) Back Office
5 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (28.06%) Network Engineer
2 19 (13.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 18 (12.95%) Consultant
4 10 (7.19%) Network Consultant
5 9 (6.47%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (5.76%) Architect
6 8 (5.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (5.04%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.04%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) Cisco Design Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) Design Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) Security Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) Storage Engineer
9 4 (2.88%) Cisco Consultant
9 4 (2.88%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (2.88%) Storage Architect
9 4 (2.88%) Technical Leader
10 3 (2.16%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 3 (2.16%) Designer
10 3 (2.16%) IBM Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.16%) XMPP
2 2 (1.44%) VXML
3 1 (0.72%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.72%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.72%) CSS
3 1 (0.72%) ELK Stack
3 1 (0.72%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 37 (26.62%) Data Centre
2 17 (12.23%) IBM Mainframe
2 17 (12.23%) Mainframe
3 14 (10.07%) EMC VMAX
3 14 (10.07%) EMC VNX
4 8 (5.76%) IVR
5 5 (3.60%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.88%) CMDB
6 4 (2.88%) PMI
7 3 (2.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.72%) PKI
8 1 (0.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.55%) Windows
2 21 (15.11%) Linux
3 19 (13.67%) Unix
4 18 (12.95%) Solaris
5 17 (12.23%) AIX
6 1 (0.72%) CentOS
6 1 (0.72%) Debian
6 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.58%) ITIL
2 17 (12.23%) Migration
3 15 (10.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (10.79%) Load Balancing
4 10 (7.19%) Network Management
4 10 (7.19%) Project Management
5 9 (6.47%) High Availability
6 8 (5.76%) Network Design
7 7 (5.04%) Change Management
8 6 (4.32%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.60%) Performance Engineering
9 5 (3.60%) PRINCE2
10 4 (2.88%) Business Continuity
10 4 (2.88%) Capacity Management
10 4 (2.88%) ITIL V3
10 4 (2.88%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (2.16%) DDoS Mitigation
11 3 (2.16%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 3 (2.16%) Matrix Organization
11 3 (2.16%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (3.60%) Python
3 3 (2.16%) SQL
4 2 (1.44%) Perl
4 2 (1.44%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.44%) Ruby
5 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.72%) C
5 1 (0.72%) Korn
Qualifications
1 75 (53.96%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (41.73%) CCNP
3 43 (30.94%) CCIE
3 43 (30.94%) CCNA
4 9 (6.47%) CCVP
5 6 (4.32%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.88%) Degree
6 4 (2.88%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.16%) CCNP Voice
8 2 (1.44%) CCENT
8 2 (1.44%) CISSP
8 2 (1.44%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.72%) CCDA
9 1 (0.72%) CCIP
9 1 (0.72%) CCSA
9 1 (0.72%) CISM
9 1 (0.72%) PMP
9 1 (0.72%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) QA
1 3 (2.16%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (12.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.60%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.88%) ProxySG
4 3 (2.16%) vSphere
5 2 (1.44%) Ceph
6 1 (0.72%) Dovecot
6 1 (0.72%) iptables
6 1 (0.72%) KVM
6 1 (0.72%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.72%) Squid
6 1 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (15.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 18 (12.95%) Cisco UCCE
3 14 (10.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (5.76%) Cisco UCCX
5 7 (5.04%) Tivoli
6 6 (4.32%) FortiGate
7 4 (2.88%) OPNET
8 2 (1.44%) Ansible
8 2 (1.44%) Puppet
9 1 (0.72%) Cacti
9 1 (0.72%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.72%) Kibana
9 1 (0.72%) logstash
9 1 (0.72%) Nagios
9 1 (0.72%) Nessus
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.72%) RANCID
9 1 (0.72%) SnapMirror
9 1 (0.72%) TrustSec
9 1 (0.72%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 39 (28.06%) Juniper
2 24 (17.27%) CheckPoint
3 21 (15.11%) IBM
3 21 (15.11%) NetApp
4 20 (14.39%) VMware
5 15 (10.79%) EMC
6 14 (10.07%) Nokia
7 13 (9.35%) Ericsson
7 13 (9.35%) Huawei
7 13 (9.35%) Nokia Networks
8 12 (8.63%) F5
9 8 (5.76%) Fortinet
9 8 (5.76%) Palo Alto
10 7 (5.04%) Citrix
11 5 (3.60%) Avaya
11 5 (3.60%) Blue Coat
11 5 (3.60%) Microsoft
11 5 (3.60%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.88%) Mitel
12 4 (2.88%) Riverbed
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