Period
to 26 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Cisco
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 15 24
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 51 38 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 11.21% 7.71% 5.73%
As % of the Vendors category 23.83% 14.56% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 13
Bracknell median daily rate £338 £443 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.73% -1.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £150 £229 £338
90th Percentile £551 £575 £523
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Bracknell median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -65.38% -
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.55 £25.55
90th Percentile £14.25 £14.25 £45.10
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.41% -38.33% -23.08%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bracknell.

All Vendors
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 214 261 286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 47.03% 52.94% 52.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 94 134
Bracknell median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £298 £197 £250
90th Percentile £563 £559 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +1.49% +4.69% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 43 38
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.00% -26.47%
10th Percentile £11.58 £8.35 £7.59
90th Percentile £23.85 £30.00 £21.53
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £13.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year +17.48% -8.47% -18.06%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Bracknell

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Bracknell

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Bracknell over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Bracknell

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 34 (66.67%) Firewall
2 32 (62.75%) Security Cleared
3 31 (60.78%) SC Cleared
4 25 (49.02%) Network Management
5 23 (45.10%) SolarWinds
6 22 (43.14%) Cisco ISE
7 21 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (37.25%) SCOM
9 18 (35.29%) CCNP
10 14 (27.45%) Citrix
11 13 (25.49%) CCIE
11 13 (25.49%) DV Cleared
12 12 (23.53%) SCCM
13 10 (19.61%) CheckPoint
14 9 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
15 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (13.73%) Cisco ASA
16 7 (13.73%) VMware
16 7 (13.73%) Ethernet
16 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
16 7 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
16 7 (13.73%) Due Diligence
17 6 (11.76%) BYOD
17 6 (11.76%) AirWatch
17 6 (11.76%) Juniper
17 6 (11.76%) G Suite
17 6 (11.76%) Google
18 5 (9.80%) Retail
18 5 (9.80%) Network Design
18 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) G Suite
2 2 (3.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (66.67%) Firewall
2 22 (43.14%) Cisco ISE
3 9 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (13.73%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (13.73%) Ethernet
5 5 (9.80%) DAB
5 5 (9.80%) NetScaler
5 5 (9.80%) NX-OS
5 5 (9.80%) VoIP
6 4 (7.84%) Internet
6 4 (7.84%) MPLS
6 4 (7.84%) VPN
6 4 (7.84%) WAN
7 3 (5.88%) LAN
7 3 (5.88%) NGN
7 3 (5.88%) Unified Communications
8 2 (3.92%) ADSL
8 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
8 2 (3.92%) VPLS
8 2 (3.92%) xDSL
General
1 5 (9.80%) Retail
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) Network Engineer
2 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 14 (27.45%) Architect
4 9 (17.65%) Network Systems Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Network Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Domain Architect
6 4 (7.84%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Network Support
7 3 (5.88%) Network Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Designer
8 2 (3.92%) Security Architect
8 2 (3.92%) VMware Architect
9 1 (1.96%) Information Security Architect
9 1 (1.96%) IP Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) XMPP
2 1 (1.96%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) BYOD
3 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Network Management
2 7 (13.73%) Due Diligence
2 7 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
3 5 (9.80%) Network Design
3 5 (9.80%) Programme Management
4 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.92%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (3.92%) ITIL
6 2 (3.92%) Migration
6 2 (3.92%) Presales
6 2 (3.92%) Service Management
7 1 (1.96%) DevOps
7 1 (1.96%) Information Security
7 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.96%) Project Management
7 1 (1.96%) Software Delivery
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (1.96%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (62.75%) Security Cleared
2 31 (60.78%) SC Cleared
3 21 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (35.29%) CCNP
5 13 (25.49%) CCIE
5 13 (25.49%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.88%) CCNA
7 2 (3.92%) CCDP
8 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.96%) CCDA
8 1 (1.96%) CCIP
8 1 (1.96%) CISMP
8 1 (1.96%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) vCloud
2 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (37.25%) SCOM
2 12 (23.53%) SCCM
3 6 (11.76%) AirWatch
4 5 (9.80%) SCSM
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (1.96%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) SolarWinds
2 14 (27.45%) Citrix
3 10 (19.61%) CheckPoint
4 7 (13.73%) VMware
5 6 (11.76%) Google
5 6 (11.76%) Juniper
6 5 (9.80%) Palo Alto
7 4 (7.84%) F5
8 1 (1.96%) EMC
8 1 (1.96%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle
8 1 (1.96%) Remedy
8 1 (1.96%) Tandberg