Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 13 29
Rank change year-on-year -5 +16 -20
Contract jobs citing Cisco 43 53 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 7.78% 9.22% 4.53%
As % of the Vendors category 14.58% 16.16% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 37 6
Bracknell median daily rate £377 £388 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.71% -19.48% +60.42%
10th Percentile £257 £313 £361
90th Percentile £649 £575 £594
Berkshire median daily rate £360 £424 £360
% change year-on-year -15.09% +17.78% +1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Bracknell median hourly rate - £29.25 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.00% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £45.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year -57.78% +13.92% +66.32%

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 295 328 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 53.35% 57.04% 50.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 144 94
Bracknell median daily rate £450 £409 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.09% +9.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £232 £201 £197
90th Percentile £650 £588 £509
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 43 30
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -56.14% +74.05%
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year +16.00% -42.00% +23.14%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 32 (74.42%) Firewall
2 20 (46.51%) Security Cleared
3 18 (41.86%) SC Cleared
4 15 (34.88%) SolarWinds
4 15 (34.88%) Cisco ISE
5 14 (32.56%) Network Management
6 13 (30.23%) Citrix
6 13 (30.23%) SCOM
7 12 (27.91%) CheckPoint
7 12 (27.91%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (23.26%) SCCM
9 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
9 9 (20.93%) SQL
9 9 (20.93%) SCSM
9 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
10 7 (16.28%) Retail
10 7 (16.28%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (16.28%) VMware
10 7 (16.28%) DevOps
10 7 (16.28%) Palo Alto
11 6 (13.95%) NX-OS
11 6 (13.95%) DAB
11 6 (13.95%) Ethernet
11 6 (13.95%) Juniper
11 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
11 6 (13.95%) Network Design
11 6 (13.95%) Programme Management
12 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (11.63%) HP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) IaaS
2 2 (4.65%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 32 (74.42%) Firewall
2 15 (34.88%) Cisco ISE
3 12 (27.91%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (16.28%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (13.95%) DAB
5 6 (13.95%) Ethernet
5 6 (13.95%) NX-OS
6 5 (11.63%) NetScaler
7 4 (9.30%) SAN
7 4 (9.30%) WAN
7 4 (9.30%) Wireless
8 3 (6.98%) DHCP
8 3 (6.98%) DNS
8 3 (6.98%) Internet
8 3 (6.98%) IPsec
8 3 (6.98%) Unified Communications
8 3 (6.98%) VPN
9 2 (4.65%) Cisco ICM
9 2 (4.65%) FCoE
9 2 (4.65%) Fibre Channel
General
1 7 (16.28%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Network Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Architect
3 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (18.60%) Network Support
5 6 (13.95%) Domain Architect
5 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Network Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Information Security Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Network Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Network Security Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 2 (4.65%) EMC VNX
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Network Management
2 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
3 7 (16.28%) DevOps
4 6 (13.95%) Network Design
4 6 (13.95%) Programme Management
5 5 (11.63%) Change Management
6 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.98%) Service Management
7 2 (4.65%) Analytics
7 2 (4.65%) Contact Management
7 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.65%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (4.65%) Information Security
7 2 (4.65%) IT Governance
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL
7 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 2 (4.65%) Network Segmentation
7 2 (4.65%) Security Architecture
8 1 (2.33%) Open Source
8 1 (2.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) Security Cleared
2 18 (41.86%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.98%) CCNA
6 2 (4.65%) CCNP
7 1 (2.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (4.65%) VMware NSX
3 2 (4.65%) XenServer
4 1 (2.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) SCOM
2 10 (23.26%) SCCM
3 9 (20.93%) SCSM
4 3 (6.98%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (6.98%) vCenter Server
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (4.65%) EMC VPLEX
5 2 (4.65%) PowerCLI
5 2 (4.65%) Stealthwatch
5 2 (4.65%) Tivoli
5 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (4.65%) vRealize
6 1 (2.33%) Cacti
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) SolarWinds
2 13 (30.23%) Citrix
3 12 (27.91%) CheckPoint
4 7 (16.28%) Palo Alto
4 7 (16.28%) VMware
5 6 (13.95%) Juniper
6 5 (11.63%) HP
7 4 (9.30%) F5
8 3 (6.98%) CA
8 3 (6.98%) EMC
8 3 (6.98%) Splunk
9 2 (4.65%) 3PAR
9 2 (4.65%) IBM
9 2 (4.65%) Lancope
9 2 (4.65%) NetApp
10 1 (2.33%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (2.33%) Fujitsu
10 1 (2.33%) Microsoft