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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 36 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 21 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.82% 4.06% 1.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.11% 17.16% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £500 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.64 £18.13 £23.21
% change year-on-year
+24.89% -21.90%
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
139 169 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.68% 23.67% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 94 52
Average daily rate £348 £350 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% -10.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -9.52%

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
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 30 July 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 71 (94.67%) Cisco
2 44 (58.67%) CCNP
2 44 (58.67%) OSPF
2 44 (58.67%) Firewall
3 43 (57.33%) CCNA
4 41 (54.67%) BGP
5 39 (52.00%) CheckPoint
6 36 (48.00%) F5
7 31 (41.33%) Juniper
8 26 (34.67%) MPLS
9 21 (28.00%) WAN
10 19 (25.33%) LAN
11 18 (24.00%) VPN
11 18 (24.00%) Network Security
12 16 (21.33%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (20.00%) Security Cleared
13 15 (20.00%) UNIX
13 15 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 14 (18.67%) SC Cleared
15 13 (17.33%) Linux
16 12 (16.00%) Solaris
16 12 (16.00%) Project Management
16 12 (16.00%) Finance
17 11 (14.67%) Riverbed
18 10 (13.33%) Marketing
18 10 (13.33%) Load Balancing
18 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2
18 10 (13.33%) ITIL
19 9 (12.00%) ITIL V3
20 8 (10.67%) Multicast

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (5.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 44 (58.67%) OSPF
1 44 (58.67%) Firewall
2 41 (54.67%) BGP
3 26 (34.67%) MPLS
4 21 (28.00%) WAN
5 19 (25.33%) LAN
6 18 (24.00%) VPN
6 18 (24.00%) Network Security
7 16 (21.33%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (10.67%) DNS
9 8 (10.67%) Multicast
9 8 (10.67%) Structured Cabling
10 7 (9.33%) EIGRP
10 7 (9.33%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (8.00%) Internet
12 5 (6.67%) HSRP
13 4 (5.33%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (5.33%) Junos
13 4 (5.33%) BIG-IP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Marketing
3 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
4 7 (9.33%) Banking
5 4 (5.33%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.67%) Electronics
6 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 17 (22.67%) Project Manager
3 12 (16.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 12 (16.00%) Technical Manager
4 10 (13.33%) Security Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Firewall Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) Cisco Specialist
8 3 (4.00%) Network Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Network Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Architect
8 3 (4.00%) Network Project Manager
9 2 (2.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Wireless Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Voice Architect
9 2 (2.67%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) CSS
1 3 (4.00%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.67%) Clustering
3 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.00%) SecurID
5 2 (2.67%) DTV
6 1 (1.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.00%) UNIX
2 13 (17.33%) Linux
3 12 (16.00%) Solaris
4 2 (2.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.00%) Project Management
2 10 (13.33%) ITIL
2 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 10 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 9 (12.00%) ITIL V3
4 7 (9.33%) Change Control
5 6 (8.00%) PRINCE
5 6 (8.00%) Migration
6 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.33%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (4.00%) Network Design
8 3 (4.00%) Workflow
8 3 (4.00%) Quality Management
8 3 (4.00%) CRM
8 3 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.00%) Network Management
8 3 (4.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
9 2 (2.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.00%) Perl
1 3 (4.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 44 (58.67%) CCNP
2 43 (57.33%) CCNA
3 15 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (18.67%) SC Cleared
5 7 (9.33%) CCIE
5 7 (9.33%) CCSA
6 5 (6.67%) CCSE
6 5 (6.67%) PMP
6 5 (6.67%) PMI Certification
7 4 (5.33%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (5.33%) CCIP
8 3 (4.00%) CCDP
9 2 (2.67%) CCVP
9 2 (2.67%) Degree
10 1 (1.33%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.33%) CCDA
10 1 (1.33%) CCSP
10 1 (1.33%) HNC
10 1 (1.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 71 (94.67%) Cisco
2 39 (52.00%) CheckPoint
3 36 (48.00%) F5
4 31 (41.33%) Juniper
5 11 (14.67%) Riverbed
6 5 (6.67%) Blue Coat
6 5 (6.67%) SAP
6 5 (6.67%) Brocade
7 4 (5.33%) Aerohive Networks
8 3 (4.00%) Verint
8 3 (4.00%) Sourcefire
9 2 (2.67%) Huawei
9 2 (2.67%) Foundry
9 2 (2.67%) BT
9 2 (2.67%) Cramer
9 2 (2.67%) Nortel
9 2 (2.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (2.67%) Ericsson
10 1 (1.33%) Nokia
10 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
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