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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 25 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 15 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.24% 1.55% 2.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.74% 11.11% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £394 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +75.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.07%
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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 Slough region.

Qualifications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
69 36 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 24.13% 13.95% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 23 19
Average daily rate £370 £388 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £325 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £44.50 £13.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+229.62% -61.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 September 2014, 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 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 20 (83.33%) CCNA
3 15 (62.50%) DNS
4 14 (58.33%) Java
4 14 (58.33%) Telecoms
5 13 (54.17%) Mobile App
5 13 (54.17%) UNIX
6 11 (45.83%) Perl
7 10 (41.67%) Juniper
7 10 (41.67%) Finance
8 9 (37.50%) Banking
8 9 (37.50%) Redknee
8 9 (37.50%) JNCIA
8 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (37.50%) Red Hat
8 9 (37.50%) Citrix
8 9 (37.50%) SOAP
8 9 (37.50%) Solaris
8 9 (37.50%) Linux
8 9 (37.50%) Sun
8 9 (37.50%) NFS
9 7 (29.17%) WAP
9 7 (29.17%) HP
9 7 (29.17%) CCNP
9 7 (29.17%) RHCE
10 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
11 5 (20.83%) CCVP
11 5 (20.83%) MCTS
11 5 (20.83%) Degree
11 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) RTP
2 5 (20.83%) DHCP
2 5 (20.83%) ISDN
2 5 (20.83%) VoIP
3 4 (16.67%) SMS
3 4 (16.67%) HTTP
3 4 (16.67%) TACACS
3 4 (16.67%) tcpdump
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 4 (16.67%) Nortel Alteon
3 4 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 4 (16.67%) Firewall
4 3 (12.50%) GGSN
4 3 (12.50%) SGSN
4 3 (12.50%) 4G
4 3 (12.50%) DAB
4 3 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 10 (41.67%) Finance
3 9 (37.50%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Project Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Data Network Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Project Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) SOAP
2 7 (29.17%) WAP
3 5 (20.83%) .NET
4 3 (12.50%) WML
4 3 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Mobile App
2 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (20.83%) Smart Meter
3 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) UNIX
2 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Solaris
2 9 (37.50%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Network Management
1 4 (16.67%) Fault Management
2 3 (12.50%) Change Management
2 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (12.50%) Release Management
2 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Test Management
3 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Coaching
4 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) Perl
3 5 (20.83%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) CCNA
2 9 (37.50%) JNCIA
3 7 (29.17%) CCNP
3 7 (29.17%) RHCE
4 5 (20.83%) CCVP
4 5 (20.83%) MCTS
4 5 (20.83%) Degree
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (20.83%) MCSE
5 4 (16.67%) CCSP
5 4 (16.67%) CCSE
5 4 (16.67%) CCSA
6 2 (8.33%) ISEB
6 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (4.17%) CCIP
7 1 (4.17%) CNE
7 1 (4.17%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) NFS
2 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) OpenView
1 4 (16.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 10 (41.67%) Juniper
3 9 (37.50%) Redknee
3 9 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 9 (37.50%) Citrix
3 9 (37.50%) Sun
4 7 (29.17%) HP
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle
6 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 4 (16.67%) Nortel
6 4 (16.67%) Radware
6 4 (16.67%) F5
6 4 (16.67%) Crossbeam
7 1 (4.17%) Ericsson
7 1 (4.17%) Lotus
7 1 (4.17%) SAP
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft