Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 24 27
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3 +13
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 8 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.78% 2.14% 4.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.05% 12.50% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 12
Slough median daily rate £438 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +3.70% +23.29%
10th Percentile £295 £318 £306
90th Percentile £522 £478 £377
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.75 £13.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year +53.70% -50.00% +20.00%

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 Slough with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Slough
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 42 48 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 14.58% 17.08% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 39 45
Slough median daily rate £383 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.84% +16.03%
10th Percentile £208 £265 £285
90th Percentile £538 £538 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -16.67%
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +73.33% +20.00% -42.00%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Slough

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco Certification in Slough.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Slough

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Slough over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Slough

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Slough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (25.00%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) PKI
6 1 (12.50%) VPLS
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) IPv4
6 1 (12.50%) IPv6
6 1 (12.50%) CCIE
6 1 (12.50%) BGP
6 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
6 1 (12.50%) CCDP
6 1 (12.50%) CISSP
6 1 (12.50%) Juniper
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (12.50%) SIEM
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
4 1 (12.50%) IPv4
4 1 (12.50%) IPv6
4 1 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (12.50%) VPLS
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Security Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Security Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless Architect
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
1 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (12.50%) Security Hardening
1 1 (12.50%) SIEM
1 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCDP
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto