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 3 months to 28 June 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.

Cisco Certification
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 62 67
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 19 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.87% 1.56% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.41% 6.25% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 5
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £216 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year +13.04% +53.33%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 226 240 269
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.22% 24.92% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 402 424
Median daily rate £407 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £243 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 8 5
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -73.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.23 £41.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £17.00 £58.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.03% +26.66%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -8 17 £475 -9.52% 4
Cisco Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 68 (90.67%) Cisco
2 56 (74.67%) Security Cleared
3 52 (69.33%) SC Cleared
4 49 (65.33%) CCNP
5 45 (60.00%) WAN
6 41 (54.67%) LAN
7 38 (50.67%) Firewall
8 29 (38.67%) Windows
8 29 (38.67%) F5
9 26 (34.67%) ITIL
10 25 (33.33%) CCNA
10 25 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (28.00%) Juniper
12 20 (26.67%) CCIE
13 18 (24.00%) DHCP
14 17 (22.67%) Data Centre
15 15 (20.00%) Office 365
15 15 (20.00%) Wireless
16 14 (18.67%) BGP
16 14 (18.67%) VPN
16 14 (18.67%) Windows 10
17 13 (17.33%) Cisco Prime
17 13 (17.33%) CheckPoint
18 12 (16.00%) VLAN
19 11 (14.67%) DNS
20 10 (13.33%) DV Cleared
20 10 (13.33%) Change Management
20 10 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
21 9 (12.00%) Windows Server
21 9 (12.00%) Blue Coat

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 7 (9.33%) IIS
2 1 (1.33%) Apache
2 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (60.00%) WAN
2 41 (54.67%) LAN
3 38 (50.67%) Firewall
4 25 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (24.00%) DHCP
6 15 (20.00%) Wireless
7 14 (18.67%) BGP
7 14 (18.67%) VPN
8 12 (16.00%) VLAN
9 11 (14.67%) DNS
10 10 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (12.00%) Network Security
12 7 (9.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 7 (9.33%) ICMP
12 7 (9.33%) TACACS
12 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
12 7 (9.33%) VoIP
13 6 (8.00%) OSPF
14 5 (6.67%) EIGRP
14 5 (6.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) Big Data
1 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 21 (28.00%) Architect
2 20 (26.67%) Network Architect
3 19 (25.33%) Network Engineer
4 15 (20.00%) Consultant
5 14 (18.67%) Analyst
6 8 (10.67%) Network Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Principal Consultant
8 6 (8.00%) Cisco Architect
8 6 (8.00%) Cisco Network Architect
8 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Network Consultant
10 4 (5.33%) Network Operations Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Operations Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Project Manager
10 4 (5.33%) Wintel Analyst
11 3 (4.00%) Active Directory Analyst
11 3 (4.00%) Cisco Consultant
11 3 (4.00%) Network Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) IVR
3 5 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.00%) BYOD
4 3 (4.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.67%) Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.67%) Windows
2 14 (18.67%) Windows 10
3 9 (12.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.67%) ITIL
2 10 (13.33%) Change Management
3 9 (12.00%) Network Design
3 9 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 8 (10.67%) Load Balancing
5 7 (9.33%) ITIL V3
5 7 (9.33%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (8.00%) ITSM
6 6 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (8.00%) Service Management
7 5 (6.67%) Workflow
8 4 (5.33%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.67%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.67%) Project Management
9 2 (2.67%) TOGAF
10 1 (1.33%) DevOps
10 1 (1.33%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 56 (74.67%) Security Cleared
2 52 (69.33%) SC Cleared
3 49 (65.33%) CCNP
4 25 (33.33%) CCNA
5 20 (26.67%) CCIE
6 10 (13.33%) DV Cleared
7 7 (9.33%) CCSA
7 7 (9.33%) CCSE
7 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (9.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (8.00%) MCSA
9 1 (1.33%) CCDP
9 1 (1.33%) CCIE Data Center
9 1 (1.33%) CCSP
9 1 (1.33%) CISSP
9 1 (1.33%) HP ASE
9 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.33%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.33%) MCITP
9 1 (1.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.33%) Hyper-V
2 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (6.67%) ISA Server
3 5 (6.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (8.00%) OVSD
3 2 (2.67%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.67%) SCCM
3 2 (2.67%) SCOM
4 1 (1.33%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 68 (90.67%) Cisco
2 29 (38.67%) F5
3 21 (28.00%) Juniper
4 13 (17.33%) CheckPoint
5 9 (12.00%) Blue Coat
6 8 (10.67%) Citrix
6 8 (10.67%) HP
6 8 (10.67%) Remedy
6 8 (10.67%) VMware
7 7 (9.33%) Avaya
7 7 (9.33%) Nokia
8 6 (8.00%) Forcepoint
8 6 (8.00%) Fortinet
8 6 (8.00%) Palo Alto
9 4 (5.33%) Aerohive Networks
9 4 (5.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 4 (5.33%) Brocade
10 3 (4.00%) Aruba
11 2 (2.67%) Computacenter
11 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £50 - £60 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harris Global
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago