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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 31 59 74
Rank change year-on-year +28 +15  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 58 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.70% 2.04% 1.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.26% 8.64% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 5 4
Median daily rate £475 £290 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.79% -1.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -1.07% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +36.90% -  

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 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 380 243 313
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 37.33% 23.64% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 155 164
Median daily rate £425 £408 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.23% +19.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 11
Median hourly rate £18.00 £31.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.40% +64.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 22 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 22 March 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 +42 51 £475 +37.68% 2
Newport Pagnell - 2 £525 -
Cisco Certification
South East

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 83 (95.40%) Cisco
2 57 (65.52%) Security Cleared
3 54 (62.07%) SC Cleared
3 54 (62.07%) CCNP
4 51 (58.62%) WAN
5 40 (45.98%) Firewall
6 39 (44.83%) LAN
6 39 (44.83%) CCNA
7 36 (41.38%) F5
8 29 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 27 (31.03%) Windows
10 23 (26.44%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (25.29%) CCIE
11 22 (25.29%) VPN
12 21 (24.14%) ITIL
12 21 (24.14%) DHCP
13 20 (22.99%) VoIP
14 19 (21.84%) DNS
15 18 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
15 18 (20.69%) Windows 10
16 14 (16.09%) VLAN
16 14 (16.09%) Remedy
16 14 (16.09%) BGP
16 14 (16.09%) MPLS
16 14 (16.09%) Avaya
16 14 (16.09%) Ethernet
16 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (16.09%) Office 365
17 13 (14.94%) Juniper
17 13 (14.94%) Cisco Prime

Cisco Certification
Top Related 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 6 (6.90%) IIS
2 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (58.62%) WAN
2 40 (45.98%) Firewall
3 39 (44.83%) LAN
4 23 (26.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 22 (25.29%) VPN
6 21 (24.14%) DHCP
7 20 (22.99%) VoIP
8 19 (21.84%) DNS
9 18 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (16.09%) BGP
10 14 (16.09%) Ethernet
10 14 (16.09%) MPLS
10 14 (16.09%) VLAN
11 11 (12.64%) Wireless
12 10 (11.49%) Network Security
13 9 (10.34%) EIGRP
13 9 (10.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 9 (10.34%) FCoE
13 9 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
13 9 (10.34%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) Big Data
General
1 7 (8.05%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (29.89%) Analyst
2 20 (22.99%) Network Analyst
3 19 (21.84%) Architect
3 19 (21.84%) Consultant
3 19 (21.84%) Network Engineer
4 15 (17.24%) Network Architect
5 11 (12.64%) Network Operations Analyst
5 11 (12.64%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (9.20%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) Network Consultant
6 8 (9.20%) Principal Consultant
7 7 (8.05%) Cisco Consultant
8 6 (6.90%) Cisco Architect
8 6 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Cisco Network Architect
9 4 (4.60%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Wintel Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Security Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.15%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (14.94%) IVR
4 7 (8.05%) Driving Licence
5 6 (6.90%) e-Health
6 4 (4.60%) Private Cloud
7 3 (3.45%) BYOD
7 3 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.15%) Clustering
8 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.03%) Windows
2 18 (20.69%) Windows 10
3 10 (11.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.14%) ITIL
2 13 (14.94%) Load Balancing
3 11 (12.64%) Workflow
4 10 (11.49%) Change Management
5 7 (8.05%) Network Design
5 7 (8.05%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.90%) ITIL V3
7 5 (5.75%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.75%) Service Management
8 4 (4.60%) Analytics
8 4 (4.60%) Converged Infrastructure
8 4 (4.60%) Project Management
8 4 (4.60%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.60%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (3.45%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.45%) ITSM
9 3 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (2.30%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (65.52%) Security Cleared
2 54 (62.07%) CCNP
2 54 (62.07%) SC Cleared
3 39 (44.83%) CCNA
4 22 (25.29%) CCIE
5 10 (11.49%) MCSA
5 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (8.05%) DV Cleared
7 6 (6.90%) CCSA
7 6 (6.90%) CCSE
7 6 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.30%) Degree
9 1 (1.15%) CCDA
9 1 (1.15%) CCDP
9 1 (1.15%) CCVP
9 1 (1.15%) HP ASE
9 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (11.49%) Active Directory
1 10 (11.49%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.75%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (5.75%) ISA Server
2 5 (5.75%) UAG
2 5 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (14.94%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (6.90%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (5.75%) FortiGate
4 3 (3.45%) OVSD
5 1 (1.15%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 83 (95.40%) Cisco
2 36 (41.38%) F5
3 14 (16.09%) Avaya
3 14 (16.09%) Remedy
4 13 (14.94%) Juniper
5 12 (13.79%) CheckPoint
6 7 (8.05%) Blue Coat
6 7 (8.05%) Nokia
7 6 (6.90%) CA
7 6 (6.90%) Citrix
7 6 (6.90%) Forcepoint
7 6 (6.90%) VMware
8 5 (5.75%) HP
9 4 (4.60%) Aruba
9 4 (4.60%) Genesys
10 3 (3.45%) Aerohive Networks
10 3 (3.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 3 (3.45%) Brocade
10 3 (3.45%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.30%) Computacenter