The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 21 52 36
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -16
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 59 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.26% 1.40% 1.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.26% 7.14% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 9 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £450 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +67.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £343 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £510 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £352 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +17.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -15.00%
Cisco Certification
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
195 126 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.99% 19.66% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 82 28
Average daily rate £340 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -4.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification.

1 65 (94.20%) Cisco
2 40 (57.97%) CCNP
2 40 (57.97%) OSPF
2 40 (57.97%) BGP
3 39 (56.52%) Firewall
4 38 (55.07%) CCNA
5 34 (49.28%) CheckPoint
6 30 (43.48%) F5
7 28 (40.58%) MPLS
8 27 (39.13%) Juniper
9 20 (28.99%) VPN
10 19 (27.54%) WAN
11 17 (24.64%) LAN
11 17 (24.64%) Network Security
12 16 (23.19%) TCP/IP
13 15 (21.74%) UNIX
14 13 (18.84%) Linux
14 13 (18.84%) SC Cleared
14 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
15 12 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (17.39%) Solaris
16 11 (15.94%) Finance
16 11 (15.94%) Project Management
16 11 (15.94%) Riverbed
17 10 (14.49%) PRINCE2
17 10 (14.49%) Marketing
18 9 (13.04%) Load Balancing
18 9 (13.04%) Banking
18 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
18 9 (13.04%) ITIL

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 40 (57.97%) OSPF
1 40 (57.97%) BGP
2 39 (56.52%) Firewall
3 28 (40.58%) MPLS
4 20 (28.99%) VPN
5 19 (27.54%) WAN
6 17 (24.64%) LAN
6 17 (24.64%) Network Security
7 16 (23.19%) TCP/IP
8 12 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (11.59%) Multicast
9 8 (11.59%) Structured Cabling
9 8 (11.59%) DNS
10 7 (10.14%) EIGRP
11 6 (8.70%) Internet
12 4 (5.80%) xDSL
12 4 (5.80%) Junos
12 4 (5.80%) ADSL
12 4 (5.80%) Ethernet
12 4 (5.80%) DSL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Marketing
3 9 (13.04%) Banking
3 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.80%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (37.68%) Network Engineer
2 17 (24.64%) Project Manager
3 12 (17.39%) Technical Project Manager
3 12 (17.39%) Technical Manager
4 8 (11.59%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Security Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Cisco Specialist
8 3 (4.35%) IP Network Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Network Project Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Network Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Network Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Architect
8 3 (4.35%) IP Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Voice Architect
9 2 (2.90%) Voice Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) VXML
2 1 (1.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Clustering
2 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) DTV
4 1 (1.45%) SecurID
4 1 (1.45%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.74%) UNIX
2 13 (18.84%) Linux
3 12 (17.39%) Solaris
4 2 (2.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.94%) Project Management
2 10 (14.49%) PRINCE2
3 9 (13.04%) Load Balancing
3 9 (13.04%) ITIL
3 9 (13.04%) ITIL V3
4 7 (10.14%) PRINCE
5 6 (8.70%) Migration
6 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.25%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.80%) Change Control
7 4 (5.80%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.35%) Quality Management
8 3 (4.35%) Workflow
8 3 (4.35%) CRM
8 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.35%) Cisco ICM Scripting
9 2 (2.90%) Network Management
9 2 (2.90%) Low Latency
9 2 (2.90%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.35%) Tcl
1 3 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (57.97%) CCNP
2 38 (55.07%) CCNA
3 13 (18.84%) SC Cleared
3 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
4 7 (10.14%) CCIE
5 6 (8.70%) CCIP
5 6 (8.70%) PMP
5 6 (8.70%) PMI Certification
6 5 (7.25%) CCSA
7 4 (5.80%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (4.35%) CCSE
9 2 (2.90%) BC Cleared
9 2 (2.90%) CCDP
9 2 (2.90%) Degree
10 1 (1.45%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.45%) CCVP
10 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.45%) HNC
10 1 (1.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 65 (94.20%) Cisco
2 34 (49.28%) CheckPoint
3 30 (43.48%) F5
4 27 (39.13%) Juniper
5 11 (15.94%) Riverbed
6 5 (7.25%) Blue Coat
6 5 (7.25%) SAP
7 3 (4.35%) Verint
8 2 (2.90%) Aerohive Networks
8 2 (2.90%) Cramer
8 2 (2.90%) BT
8 2 (2.90%) Brocade
9 1 (1.45%) Huawei
9 1 (1.45%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.45%) Remedy
9 1 (1.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (1.45%) Ericsson
9 1 (1.45%) Nortel
9 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.45%) Foundry
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