The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 16 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 9 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.89% 1.36% 3.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.08% 9.09% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate £350 £213 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% -38.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £155 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £271 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.25 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
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 Slough region.

Qualifications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 44 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 21.20% 14.92% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 15
Average daily rate £365 £313 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.80% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £150 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £618 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.61 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.66% +40.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (71.43%) CCNP
3 12 (57.14%) Wireless
4 11 (52.38%) Firewall
5 8 (38.10%) ITIL
5 8 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 7 (33.33%) CCNA
6 7 (33.33%) Juniper
7 6 (28.57%) CCVP
7 6 (28.57%) Windows
7 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco UCCX
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco UCCE
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) SLA
9 4 (19.05%) NetApp
9 4 (19.05%) FlexPod
9 4 (19.05%) NCDA
9 4 (19.05%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (14.29%) vSphere
10 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
10 3 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
10 3 (14.29%) DNS
10 3 (14.29%) MS Office
10 3 (14.29%) LAN
10 3 (14.29%) WAN
10 3 (14.29%) DHCP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Wireless
2 11 (52.38%) Firewall
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (14.29%) DHCP
5 3 (14.29%) DNS
5 3 (14.29%) LAN
5 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 3 (14.29%) WAN
6 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
6 2 (9.52%) FCoE
6 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (9.52%) Network Security
6 2 (9.52%) SAN
6 2 (9.52%) SNMP
6 2 (9.52%) VoIP
6 2 (9.52%) VPN
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.76%) WLAN
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 9 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Network Support
3 5 (23.81%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Support
5 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) FlexPod Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Storage Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) VMware Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) FlexPod
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
3 2 (9.52%) e-Health
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.76%) Coaching
4 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) IT Audit
4 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Security Patching
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) CCNP
2 7 (33.33%) CCNA
3 6 (28.57%) CCVP
4 4 (19.05%) NCDA
5 3 (14.29%) CCIE
6 2 (9.52%) CCDA
6 2 (9.52%) Degree
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (4.76%) MCSE
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.76%) NCIE
7 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) HIPAA
2 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) vSphere
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) Juniper
3 4 (19.05%) NetApp
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) CA
5 2 (9.52%) F5
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
6 1 (4.76%) Avaya
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft