The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 51 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 5 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.96% 1.01% 1.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.21% 7.46% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Average daily rate
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£333 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £291 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
Cisco Certification
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
96 67 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.46% 13.59% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 30
Average daily rate £318 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.28% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £120 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 4
Average hourly rate £15.77 £21.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.90% +35.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
3 9 (56.25%) CCNP
4 8 (50.00%) CCNA
4 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (43.75%) CCIE
5 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
5 7 (43.75%) F5
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (37.50%) HP
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) Wireless
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
7 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
7 5 (31.25%) DHCP
7 5 (31.25%) VPN
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (31.25%) EMC
7 5 (31.25%) Network Security
7 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
8 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (25.00%) vSphere
8 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (25.00%) SAN
8 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) Wireless
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (31.25%) Network Security
3 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 5 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (31.25%) VPN
3 5 (31.25%) DNS
4 4 (25.00%) SAN
4 4 (25.00%) VoIP
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
6 2 (12.50%) NX-OS
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 2 (12.50%) MPLS
6 2 (12.50%) OSPF
7 1 (6.25%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Network Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Security Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Build Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Environment Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 4 (25.00%) CLARiiON
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
4 1 (6.25%) NHS
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Debian
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Change Management
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) B2B
2 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) ISMS
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CCNP
2 8 (50.00%) CCNA
3 7 (43.75%) CCIE
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) HP ASE
6 2 (12.50%) HP MASE
6 2 (12.50%) JNCIP
6 2 (12.50%) JNCIE
6 2 (12.50%) CCSP
6 2 (12.50%) CCSE
6 2 (12.50%) CCDP
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (6.25%) SSCP
7 1 (6.25%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
2 7 (43.75%) F5
3 6 (37.50%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) EMC
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Dell
6 3 (18.75%) Juniper
6 3 (18.75%) 3PAR
6 3 (18.75%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
7 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
7 2 (12.50%) BT
7 2 (12.50%) Citrix