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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 14 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 63 75 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.00% 7.94% 6.42%
As % of the Vendors category 15.91% 15.79% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 34
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £224 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £480 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +109.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.38 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-12.77% +40.12%

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
396 475 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 56.57% 50.26% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 259 229
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 42 5
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 21 January 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 21 January 2017.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 82 (58.57%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (44.29%) CCNP
3 55 (39.29%) CCNA
4 46 (32.86%) CCIE
5 41 (29.29%) Juniper
6 40 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 35 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 33 (23.57%) VoIP
9 30 (21.43%) Unified Communications
10 29 (20.71%) ITIL
11 28 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
12 24 (17.14%) Firewall
13 22 (15.71%) Windows
13 22 (15.71%) WAN
13 22 (15.71%) SAN
13 22 (15.71%) NetApp
13 22 (15.71%) CheckPoint
14 21 (15.00%) IBM
15 20 (14.29%) Migration
16 19 (13.57%) VMware
16 19 (13.57%) Disaster Recovery
16 19 (13.57%) Shell Script
16 19 (13.57%) TCP/IP
16 19 (13.57%) Unix
16 19 (13.57%) Cisco UCCE
17 18 (12.86%) LAN
17 18 (12.86%) Solaris
17 18 (12.86%) Linux
18 17 (12.14%) AIX
18 17 (12.14%) Mainframe

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 33 (23.57%) VoIP
2 30 (21.43%) Unified Communications
3 24 (17.14%) Firewall
4 22 (15.71%) SAN
4 22 (15.71%) WAN
5 19 (13.57%) TCP/IP
6 18 (12.86%) LAN
7 16 (11.43%) Wireshark
8 14 (10.00%) MPLS
9 13 (9.29%) 2G
9 13 (9.29%) 3G
9 13 (9.29%) 4G
10 12 (8.57%) BGP
10 12 (8.57%) OSPF
11 11 (7.86%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (7.86%) WLAN
12 10 (7.14%) PBX
12 10 (7.14%) SNMP
13 9 (6.43%) CTI
14 8 (5.71%) H.323
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
General
1 40 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 15 (10.71%) Finance
2 15 (10.71%) Law
3 14 (10.00%) Back Office
4 1 (0.71%) Billing
4 1 (0.71%) Legal
4 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 24 (17.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (10.00%) Consultant
4 13 (9.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 11 (7.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 10 (7.14%) Design Engineer
7 9 (6.43%) Network Consultant
7 9 (6.43%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (5.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
9 6 (4.29%) Architect
9 6 (4.29%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.29%) Storage Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) Technical Leader
11 4 (2.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 4 (2.86%) Designer
11 4 (2.86%) Network Design Engineer
11 4 (2.86%) NOC Engineer
11 4 (2.86%) Storage Architect
12 3 (2.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
12 3 (2.14%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.57%) XMPP
2 1 (0.71%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.71%) CSS
2 1 (0.71%) Flash
2 1 (0.71%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.00%) 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 12 (8.57%) IVR
5 8 (5.71%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.86%) CMDB
6 4 (2.86%) PMI
7 3 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.43%) Statistics
9 1 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.71%) Windows
2 19 (13.57%) Unix
3 18 (12.86%) Linux
3 18 (12.86%) Solaris
4 17 (12.14%) AIX
5 1 (0.71%) CentOS
5 1 (0.71%) Debian
5 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.71%) ITIL
2 20 (14.29%) Migration
3 19 (13.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (7.86%) High Availability
5 10 (7.14%) Network Design
5 10 (7.14%) Network Management
6 9 (6.43%) Project Management
7 8 (5.71%) Change Management
7 8 (5.71%) Load Balancing
7 8 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 7 (5.00%) Performance Engineering
9 5 (3.57%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (3.57%) PRINCE2
10 4 (2.86%) Business Continuity
10 4 (2.86%) ITIL V3
10 4 (2.86%) Process Improvement
10 4 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (2.14%) Capacity Management
11 3 (2.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (2.14%) Knowledge Management
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 82 (58.57%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (44.29%) CCNP
3 55 (39.29%) CCNA
4 46 (32.86%) CCIE
5 10 (7.14%) CCVP
6 5 (3.57%) CCNP Voice
7 4 (2.86%) CCIP
7 4 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.86%) JNCIA
7 4 (2.86%) PMI Certification
7 4 (2.86%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.14%) Degree
9 2 (1.43%) CCDA
9 2 (1.43%) CCENT
9 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.71%) CCDP
10 1 (0.71%) MCSE
10 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) 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 28 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 19 (13.57%) Cisco UCCE
3 15 (10.71%) Cisco UCCX
4 14 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (5.00%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.14%) OPNET
7 2 (1.43%) Cisco CME
7 2 (1.43%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.71%) Ansible
8 1 (0.71%) Cacti
8 1 (0.71%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.71%) Nagios
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.71%) Puppet
8 1 (0.71%) RANCID
8 1 (0.71%) SnapMirror
8 1 (0.71%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 41 (29.29%) Juniper
2 22 (15.71%) CheckPoint
2 22 (15.71%) NetApp
3 21 (15.00%) IBM
4 19 (13.57%) VMware
5 15 (10.71%) EMC
5 15 (10.71%) Nokia
6 13 (9.29%) Ericsson
6 13 (9.29%) Huawei
6 13 (9.29%) Nokia Networks
7 12 (8.57%) F5
8 10 (7.14%) Palo Alto
9 7 (5.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (4.29%) Avaya
11 5 (3.57%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.86%) Citrix
12 4 (2.86%) Mitel
13 3 (2.14%) Blue Coat
13 3 (2.14%) Oracle
13 3 (2.14%) Riverbed
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago