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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 19 13 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Contract jobs citing Cisco 49 85 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.01% 8.33% 4.79%
As % of the Vendors category 14.24% 15.40% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 56 25
Median daily rate £394 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.61% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £531 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £36.75 £28.38 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.51% +31.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.19 £23.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.64% +8.13%

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
344 552 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 49.21% 54.12% 44.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 297 220
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £233 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 9
Median hourly rate £30.91 £55.55 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.35% +146.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 25 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 79 (56.43%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (45.00%) CCNP
3 57 (40.71%) CCNA
4 44 (31.43%) CCIE
5 41 (29.29%) VoIP
5 41 (29.29%) Telecoms
6 40 (28.57%) Unified Communications
7 37 (26.43%) Juniper
8 33 (23.57%) Cisco CUCM
9 31 (22.14%) Data Centre
10 27 (19.29%) Firewall
11 24 (17.14%) Cisco UCCX
11 24 (17.14%) Cisco UCCE
12 23 (16.43%) Migration
12 23 (16.43%) SAN
12 23 (16.43%) NetApp
12 23 (16.43%) Windows
13 21 (15.00%) ITIL
13 21 (15.00%) WAN
13 21 (15.00%) IBM
14 20 (14.29%) CheckPoint
15 19 (13.57%) Shell Script
15 19 (13.57%) TCP/IP
15 19 (13.57%) Unix
15 19 (13.57%) Solaris
15 19 (13.57%) Linux
15 19 (13.57%) VMware
16 17 (12.14%) Disaster Recovery
16 17 (12.14%) Mainframe
16 17 (12.14%) AIX

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 (2.86%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.71%) Apache
2 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (29.29%) VoIP
2 40 (28.57%) Unified Communications
3 27 (19.29%) Firewall
4 23 (16.43%) SAN
5 21 (15.00%) WAN
6 19 (13.57%) TCP/IP
7 16 (11.43%) MPLS
8 14 (10.00%) LAN
8 14 (10.00%) OSPF
8 14 (10.00%) Wireshark
9 13 (9.29%) BGP
10 12 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (7.86%) 2G
11 11 (7.86%) 3G
11 11 (7.86%) 4G
12 10 (7.14%) CTI
12 10 (7.14%) VPN
12 10 (7.14%) Wireless
13 9 (6.43%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (6.43%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
General
1 41 (29.29%) Telecoms
2 15 (10.71%) Finance
2 15 (10.71%) Law
3 12 (8.57%) Back Office
4 1 (0.71%) Billing
4 1 (0.71%) Legal
4 1 (0.71%) Marketing
4 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (33.57%) Network Engineer
2 29 (20.71%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (11.43%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 15 (10.71%) Design Engineer
5 14 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 11 (7.86%) Consultant
7 10 (7.14%) Cisco Design Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (5.00%) Storage Engineer
10 6 (4.29%) Architect
10 6 (4.29%) Network Design Engineer
11 5 (3.57%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
11 5 (3.57%) Network Consultant
11 5 (3.57%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.57%) Technical Leader
11 5 (3.57%) VoIP Engineer
12 4 (2.86%) Designer
12 4 (2.86%) NOC Engineer
12 4 (2.86%) Storage Architect
13 3 (2.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.43%) XMPP
2 1 (0.71%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.71%) CSS
2 1 (0.71%) Flash
2 1 (0.71%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.14%) Data Centre
2 17 (12.14%) IBM Mainframe
2 17 (12.14%) Mainframe
3 14 (10.00%) EMC VMAX
3 14 (10.00%) EMC VNX
4 13 (9.29%) IVR
5 7 (5.00%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.86%) CMDB
6 4 (2.86%) PMI
7 2 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.43%) Windows
2 19 (13.57%) Linux
2 19 (13.57%) Solaris
2 19 (13.57%) Unix
3 17 (12.14%) AIX
4 1 (0.71%) CentOS
4 1 (0.71%) Debian
4 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.43%) Migration
2 21 (15.00%) ITIL
3 17 (12.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (10.00%) Network Design
5 11 (7.86%) Customer Requirements
6 10 (7.14%) High Availability
7 9 (6.43%) Network Management
7 9 (6.43%) Project Management
8 8 (5.71%) Change Management
8 8 (5.71%) Load Balancing
9 7 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.29%) Performance Engineering
11 5 (3.57%) PRINCE2
12 4 (2.86%) Business Continuity
12 4 (2.86%) Process Improvement
13 3 (2.14%) Infrastructure Transformation
13 3 (2.14%) ITIL V3
13 3 (2.14%) Matrix Organization
13 3 (2.14%) Root Cause Analysis
14 2 (1.43%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.57%) Shell Script
2 5 (3.57%) SQL
3 2 (1.43%) Perl
3 2 (1.43%) Python
4 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.71%) C
4 1 (0.71%) Korn
Qualifications
1 79 (56.43%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (45.00%) CCNP
3 57 (40.71%) CCNA
4 44 (31.43%) CCIE
5 6 (4.29%) CCVP
5 6 (4.29%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.57%) CCNP Voice
7 4 (2.86%) CCIP
7 4 (2.86%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.14%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.14%) JNCIA
8 3 (2.14%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.43%) CCDA
9 2 (1.43%) CISA
9 2 (1.43%) CISM
9 2 (1.43%) CISSP
9 2 (1.43%) Degree
9 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.71%) CCDP
10 1 (0.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 17 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.14%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.71%) Ceph
4 1 (0.71%) Dovecot
4 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.71%) iptables
4 1 (0.71%) KVM
4 1 (0.71%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.71%) Squid
4 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (23.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 24 (17.14%) Cisco UCCE
2 24 (17.14%) Cisco UCCX
3 14 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (5.00%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.14%) OPNET
6 2 (1.43%) Cisco CME
7 1 (0.71%) Ansible
7 1 (0.71%) Cacti
7 1 (0.71%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.71%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.71%) Nagios
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.71%) Puppet
7 1 (0.71%) RANCID
7 1 (0.71%) SnapMirror
7 1 (0.71%) Stealthwatch
7 1 (0.71%) TrustSec
7 1 (0.71%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 37 (26.43%) Juniper
2 23 (16.43%) NetApp
3 21 (15.00%) IBM
4 20 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 19 (13.57%) VMware
6 16 (11.43%) EMC
7 13 (9.29%) Nokia
8 12 (8.57%) Huawei
9 11 (7.86%) Ericsson
9 11 (7.86%) Nokia Networks
9 11 (7.86%) Palo Alto
10 8 (5.71%) F5
11 7 (5.00%) Microsoft
12 4 (2.86%) Avaya
12 4 (2.86%) Blue Coat
12 4 (2.86%) Citrix
12 4 (2.86%) Mitel
12 4 (2.86%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.14%) Oracle
13 3 (2.14%) Riverbed
Reading, Berkshire
Sogeti
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
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