Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 98 45
Rank change year-on-year +11 -53 +47
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 20 31 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.26% 1.35% 4.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.60% 6.16% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 54
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £428 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.46% +15.63% +33.33%
10th Percentile £339 £377 £308
90th Percentile £462 £550 £546
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £406
% change year-on-year - -1.48% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.61 - -
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £25.69 £21.75
% change year-on-year +7.05% +18.11% -51.67%

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 435 503 494
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 27.46% 21.91% 29.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 297 347
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £222 £245 £274
90th Percentile £567 £542 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £405
% change year-on-year +3.66% +1.23% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 47 11
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £12.10 £13.61 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £42.50 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £38.25 £25.69 £23.27
% change year-on-year +48.89% +10.42% -33.53%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +19 19 £429 -9.79% 4
Cisco Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 18 (90.00%) CCNA
2 16 (80.00%) CCNP
3 15 (75.00%) Cisco
3 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (70.00%) Firewall
5 12 (60.00%) Cisco ISE
6 11 (55.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 11 (55.00%) Palo Alto
6 11 (55.00%) Virtual Environments
6 11 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (55.00%) F5
6 11 (55.00%) BIG-IP
6 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
6 11 (55.00%) IPsec
6 11 (55.00%) Juniper
6 11 (55.00%) BGP
6 11 (55.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (55.00%) LAN
7 10 (50.00%) WAN
7 10 (50.00%) ITIL
8 9 (45.00%) Change Management
8 9 (45.00%) DV Cleared
9 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
9 8 (40.00%) Internet
10 7 (35.00%) CSS
10 7 (35.00%) SSL
10 7 (35.00%) Cisco Prime
10 7 (35.00%) Telepresence
10 7 (35.00%) Wireless
10 7 (35.00%) Aruba

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 (15.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (5.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) JRun
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) Cisco ISE
3 11 (55.00%) BGP
3 11 (55.00%) BIG-IP
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (55.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 11 (55.00%) IPsec
3 11 (55.00%) LAN
3 11 (55.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (50.00%) WAN
5 8 (40.00%) Internet
6 7 (35.00%) SSL
6 7 (35.00%) Telepresence
6 7 (35.00%) Wireless
7 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (20.00%) ICMP
8 4 (20.00%) OSPF
9 2 (10.00%) DHCP
9 2 (10.00%) DNS
9 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Network Support
2 5 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Specialist
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) Coordinator
5 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Wintel Support
6 1 (5.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (10.00%) CMDB
3 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) BYOD
4 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Virtual Environments
2 10 (50.00%) ITIL
3 9 (45.00%) Change Management
4 7 (35.00%) Network Management
5 6 (30.00%) ITIL V3
6 5 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
8 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (5.00%) Business Development
9 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
9 1 (5.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.00%) Open Source
9 1 (5.00%) Service Management
9 1 (5.00%) SOA
9 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
9 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) CCNA
2 16 (80.00%) CCNP
3 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (45.00%) DV Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) CCIP
7 3 (15.00%) MCSA
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (5.00%) CCIE
8 1 (5.00%) Degree
8 1 (5.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (15.00%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (5.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.00%) UAG
3 2 (10.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) F5
2 11 (55.00%) Juniper
2 11 (55.00%) Palo Alto
3 7 (35.00%) Aruba
4 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 4 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (15.00%) Forcepoint
6 3 (15.00%) Remedy
7 2 (10.00%) Computacenter
8 1 (5.00%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (5.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (5.00%) Brocade
8 1 (5.00%) GUPTA
8 1 (5.00%) IBM
8 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle