Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 18 23
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5 -12
Contract jobs citing Cisco 59 45 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 11.28% 8.08% 5.52%
As % of the Vendors category 20.27% 15.05% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 33 10
Bracknell median daily rate £377 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.71% -18.42% +35.71%
10th Percentile £253 £290 £308
90th Percentile £450 £575 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £356 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -16.35% +13.33% +3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Bracknell median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -65.38% -
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.75 £34.80
90th Percentile £14.25 £14.25 £41.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £45.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -63.89% +15.38% +94.42%

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 291 299 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 55.64% 53.68% 48.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 126 98
Bracknell median daily rate £450 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +7.81% +21.21%
10th Percentile £251 £216 £241
90th Percentile £558 £606 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 38 37
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -13.79% -10.77%
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +19.23% -27.78% +5.88%

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 23 January 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 23 January 2018, 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 42 (71.19%) Firewall
2 32 (54.24%) Security Cleared
3 30 (50.85%) SC Cleared
4 24 (40.68%) Citrix
5 21 (35.59%) Network Management
6 19 (32.20%) SolarWinds
7 18 (30.51%) Cisco ISE
8 17 (28.81%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (28.81%) CheckPoint
9 14 (23.73%) SCCM
9 14 (23.73%) SCOM
10 12 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (20.34%) VMware
11 11 (18.64%) Load Balancing
11 11 (18.64%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (16.95%) Programme Management
12 10 (16.95%) Network Design
12 10 (16.95%) Juniper
12 10 (16.95%) DAB
12 10 (16.95%) NX-OS
13 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
13 9 (15.25%) DV Cleared
14 8 (13.56%) CCNP
14 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
14 8 (13.56%) Palo Alto
15 7 (11.86%) SCSM
15 7 (11.86%) Ethernet
15 7 (11.86%) SQL
15 7 (11.86%) NetScaler
15 7 (11.86%) Retail

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 (3.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) G Suite
2 4 (6.78%) IaaS
3 2 (3.39%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 42 (71.19%) Firewall
2 18 (30.51%) Cisco ISE
3 17 (28.81%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (18.64%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (16.95%) DAB
5 10 (16.95%) NX-OS
6 7 (11.86%) Ethernet
6 7 (11.86%) NetScaler
7 5 (8.47%) WAN
8 4 (6.78%) Internet
8 4 (6.78%) VoIP
8 4 (6.78%) Wireless
9 3 (5.08%) LAN
9 3 (5.08%) NGN
9 3 (5.08%) SAN
9 3 (5.08%) Unified Communications
9 3 (5.08%) VPN
10 2 (3.39%) DHCP
10 2 (3.39%) DMZ
10 2 (3.39%) DNS
General
1 7 (11.86%) Retail
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Architect
2 20 (33.90%) Network Engineer
3 13 (22.03%) Infrastructure Architect
4 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) Domain Architect
6 7 (11.86%) Network Architect
7 6 (10.17%) Network Support
8 5 (8.47%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
10 3 (5.08%) Network Operations Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Network Support Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Network Systems Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Technical Architect
10 3 (5.08%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
11 2 (3.39%) Telephony Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) XMPP
2 1 (1.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.17%) BYOD
3 3 (5.08%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.69%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Network Management
2 11 (18.64%) Load Balancing
3 10 (16.95%) Network Design
3 10 (16.95%) Programme Management
4 6 (10.17%) DevOps
5 4 (6.78%) Change Management
6 3 (5.08%) ITIL
6 3 (5.08%) Service Management
7 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.39%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (3.39%) Information Security
7 2 (3.39%) IT Governance
7 2 (3.39%) Migration
7 2 (3.39%) Network Segmentation
7 2 (3.39%) Security Architecture
8 1 (1.69%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.69%) Open Source
8 1 (1.69%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.69%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (54.24%) Security Cleared
2 30 (50.85%) SC Cleared
3 12 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (15.25%) DV Cleared
5 8 (13.56%) CCNP
6 6 (10.17%) CCIE
7 2 (3.39%) CCNA
8 1 (1.69%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.39%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (1.69%) Firmware
5 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) SCCM
1 14 (23.73%) SCOM
2 7 (11.86%) SCSM
3 6 (10.17%) AirWatch
4 3 (5.08%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (5.08%) vCenter Server
5 2 (3.39%) PowerCLI
5 2 (3.39%) vRealize
6 1 (1.69%) Cacti
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.69%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (1.69%) Nagios
6 1 (1.69%) Stealthwatch
6 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Citrix
2 19 (32.20%) SolarWinds
3 17 (28.81%) CheckPoint
4 12 (20.34%) VMware
5 10 (16.95%) Juniper
6 8 (13.56%) Palo Alto
7 6 (10.17%) F5
7 6 (10.17%) Google
8 4 (6.78%) HP
9 3 (5.08%) CA
10 2 (3.39%) EMC
11 1 (1.69%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.69%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (1.69%) Fujitsu
11 1 (1.69%) IBM
11 1 (1.69%) Lancope
11 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.69%) NetApp