Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 13 November 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.

Cisco Certification
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 114 66
Rank change year-on-year +21 -48 +21
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 22 26 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.27% 1.10% 2.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 4.99% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 33
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £348 £387 £239
90th Percentile £473 £538 £548
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £58.75 -
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £25.69 £25.50
% change year-on-year -18.26% +0.75% -40.90%

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 462 521 473
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 26.64% 21.96% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 310 336
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £210 £163 £233
90th Percentile £500 £523 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 60 6
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £20.75 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.66% +2.47% -43.75%
10th Percentile £9.90 £11.75 £10.24
90th Percentile £40.00 £48.75 £39.00
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +60.00% -9.09% -

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Buckinghamshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Buckinghamshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Buckinghamshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Buckinghamshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +17 17 £450 +5.88% 8
Aylesbury - 1 £450 -
Buckingham - 1 £475 -
High Wycombe - 1 - - 1
Cisco Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 21 (95.45%) CCNP
2 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 16 (72.73%) Firewall
3 15 (68.18%) ITIL
4 14 (63.64%) CCNA
4 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
5 13 (59.09%) F5
5 13 (59.09%) Data Centre
5 13 (59.09%) LAN
5 13 (59.09%) BGP
6 12 (54.55%) Cisco ISE
7 11 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 11 (50.00%) Palo Alto
7 11 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
7 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (50.00%) IPsec
7 11 (50.00%) BIG-IP
7 11 (50.00%) WAN
7 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 11 (50.00%) Juniper
8 9 (40.91%) Change Management
8 9 (40.91%) DV Cleared
8 9 (40.91%) ITIL V3
9 7 (31.82%) Network Management
9 7 (31.82%) Aruba
9 7 (31.82%) Telepresence
9 7 (31.82%) Internet
9 7 (31.82%) Cisco Prime
9 7 (31.82%) SSL

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (13.64%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) Firewall
2 13 (59.09%) BGP
2 13 (59.09%) LAN
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco ISE
4 11 (50.00%) BIG-IP
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 11 (50.00%) IPsec
4 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (50.00%) WAN
5 7 (31.82%) Internet
5 7 (31.82%) SSL
5 7 (31.82%) Telepresence
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (22.73%) Wireless
7 4 (18.18%) ICMP
7 4 (18.18%) OSPF
7 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (13.64%) Network Security
9 2 (9.09%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Network Support
2 6 (27.27%) Network Support Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Network Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) ITIL
2 11 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
3 9 (40.91%) Change Management
3 9 (40.91%) ITIL V3
4 7 (31.82%) Network Management
5 6 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Network Virtualisation
6 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
7 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
8 2 (9.09%) Migration
8 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (4.55%) Change Control
9 1 (4.55%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 1 (4.55%) Service Management
9 1 (4.55%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (95.45%) CCNP
2 14 (63.64%) CCNA
2 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (40.91%) DV Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (18.18%) CCIP
7 3 (13.64%) CISM
7 3 (13.64%) CISMP
7 3 (13.64%) CISSP
7 3 (13.64%) MCSA
7 3 (13.64%) MCSE
7 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (4.55%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 3 (13.64%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.64%) UAG
3 2 (9.09%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) F5
3 11 (50.00%) Juniper
3 11 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 7 (31.82%) Aruba
5 5 (22.73%) Blue Coat
6 4 (18.18%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) Forcepoint
7 3 (13.64%) Remedy
8 2 (9.09%) Computacenter
8 2 (9.09%) Infoblox
8 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
9 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
9 1 (4.55%) Meraki