Period
to 16 July 2019

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 16 July 2019 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
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 94 80
Rank change year-on-year +19 -14 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 25 30 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.61% 1.49% 2.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 6.29% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 54
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £306 £339 £313
90th Percentile £519 £450 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.61 - £58.75
South East median hourly rate £33.40 £42.42 £26.54
% change year-on-year -21.26% +59.86% -3.51%

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 325 477 593
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.99% 23.74% 28.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 291 347
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £365 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.29% -11.19% -1.08%
10th Percentile £240 £215 £261
90th Percentile £625 £494 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £412
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.16% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 56 37
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +14.65%
10th Percentile £13.95 £12.25 £13.45
90th Percentile £43.98 £51.88 £58.00
South East median hourly rate £33.40 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.57% +55.56% -12.62%

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 16 July 2019.

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 16 July 2019. 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 +16 21 £450 +7.14% 6
Cisco Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, 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 15 (60.00%) Cisco
1 15 (60.00%) CCNA
2 11 (44.00%) WAN
2 11 (44.00%) LAN
3 10 (40.00%) CCIE
3 10 (40.00%) CCNP
3 10 (40.00%) F5
4 9 (36.00%) Firewall
4 9 (36.00%) DNS
5 8 (32.00%) ITIL
5 8 (32.00%) Network Design
6 7 (28.00%) Windows
6 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (28.00%) DHCP
7 6 (24.00%) SAN
7 6 (24.00%) TOGAF
7 6 (24.00%) Wireless
7 6 (24.00%) VMware
7 6 (24.00%) High Availability
7 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (20.00%) TOGAF Certification
8 5 (20.00%) Security Management
8 5 (20.00%) MCITP
8 5 (20.00%) PKI
8 5 (20.00%) SCCM
8 5 (20.00%) SCOM
8 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 5 (20.00%) eTOM
8 5 (20.00%) IMAP

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 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) LAN
1 11 (44.00%) WAN
2 9 (36.00%) DNS
2 9 (36.00%) Firewall
3 7 (28.00%) DHCP
4 6 (24.00%) SAN
4 6 (24.00%) Wireless
5 5 (20.00%) IMAP
5 5 (20.00%) Internet
5 5 (20.00%) SMTP
6 4 (16.00%) BGP
6 4 (16.00%) MPLS
6 4 (16.00%) OSPF
6 4 (16.00%) VoIP
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (12.00%) NaaS
7 3 (12.00%) NX-OS
8 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 4 (16.00%) Law
2 3 (12.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Network Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Network Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.00%) PKI
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) IVR
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (8.00%) e-Health
4 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) Clustering
5 1 (4.00%) CMDB
5 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Check Point GAiA
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Unix
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
1 8 (32.00%) Network Design
2 6 (24.00%) High Availability
2 6 (24.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (20.00%) eTOM
3 5 (20.00%) Security Management
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security Management
4 4 (16.00%) ISMS
4 4 (16.00%) Product Roadmap
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Customer-Centricity
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) Antivirus Management
7 1 (4.00%) Decision-Making
7 1 (4.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) CCNA
2 10 (40.00%) CCIE
2 10 (40.00%) CCNP
3 5 (20.00%) MCITP
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (20.00%) TOGAF Certification
4 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) MCSA
5 2 (8.00%) MCSE
6 1 (4.00%) CCSA
6 1 (4.00%) CCSE
6 1 (4.00%) CCSP
6 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
1 5 (20.00%) SCOM
2 3 (12.00%) WSUS
3 1 (4.00%) Ansible
3 1 (4.00%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) F5
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) VMware
5 4 (16.00%) Sony
6 3 (12.00%) Adobe
6 3 (12.00%) Avaya
6 3 (12.00%) Splunk
7 2 (8.00%) Google
7 2 (8.00%) Infoblox
7 2 (8.00%) Meraki
7 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
8 1 (4.00%) CA
8 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.00%) HP
8 1 (4.00%) Juniper
8 1 (4.00%) NetScout
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.00%) StorageTek
8 1 (4.00%) Sun