Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 57 85
Rank change year-on-year -45 +28 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 26 49 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.10% 2.82% 1.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.04% 10.65% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 24
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +29.03%
10th Percentile £371 £248 £290
90th Percentile £479 £545 £493
South East median daily rate £380 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £58.75 - -
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +0.75% -43.33% +164.71%

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 516 460 567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.77% 26.45% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 326 376
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £163 £230 £213
90th Percentile £525 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 7 9
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -51.39% +140.00%
10th Percentile £11.94 £10.24 £16.82
90th Percentile £48.75 £36.30 £46.50
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £27.80 £30.90
% change year-on-year -9.64% -10.03% +81.76%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 -43 21 £425 +7.94% 2
Cisco Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 15 (57.69%) Cisco
1 15 (57.69%) CCNP
1 15 (57.69%) CCNA
2 11 (42.31%) CCIE
2 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
3 8 (30.77%) ITIL
3 8 (30.77%) DV Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) Windows
4 7 (26.92%) LAN
4 7 (26.92%) Firmware
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (23.08%) Firewall
5 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
5 6 (23.08%) Network Design
6 5 (19.23%) Network Security
6 5 (19.23%) MCSE
6 5 (19.23%) WAN
6 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 4 (15.38%) OSPF
7 4 (15.38%) BGP
7 4 (15.38%) HP
7 4 (15.38%) Citrix
7 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (15.38%) F5
7 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
8 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
8 3 (11.54%) DevOps

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 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) LAN
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) Network Security
3 5 (19.23%) WAN
4 4 (15.38%) BGP
4 4 (15.38%) OSPF
5 3 (11.54%) SAN
5 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (7.69%) DHCP
6 2 (7.69%) DNS
6 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
6 2 (7.69%) NAS
6 2 (7.69%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (7.69%) Wireless
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.85%) Multicast
7 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Head of Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
1 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.54%) Solaris
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Vista
3 2 (7.69%) Android
3 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
2 6 (23.08%) Network Design
2 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (11.54%) DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
4 2 (7.69%) Open Source
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) CCNA
1 15 (57.69%) CCNP
2 11 (42.31%) CCIE
2 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
3 8 (30.77%) DV Cleared
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (19.23%) MCSE
6 3 (11.54%) CISM
6 3 (11.54%) CISMP
6 3 (11.54%) CISSP
6 3 (11.54%) Degree
6 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) CCDA
7 2 (7.69%) CCDE
7 2 (7.69%) CCDP
7 2 (7.69%) CCSP
7 2 (7.69%) MCITP
7 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Firmware
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
4 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.85%) XenApp
5 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
1 3 (11.54%) SCOM
2 2 (7.69%) Ansible
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Citrix
3 4 (15.38%) F5
3 4 (15.38%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (11.54%) Fortinet
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.54%) Sun
5 2 (7.69%) Apple
5 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
5 2 (7.69%) Brocade
5 2 (7.69%) CA
5 2 (7.69%) Juniper
5 2 (7.69%) StorageTek
6 1 (3.85%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp