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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 35 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 12 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.08% 0.26% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.91% 1.54% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£314 £265 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.39% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £265 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.92% +16.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.00%
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
67 65 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.18% 17.11% 21.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 34 35
Average daily rate £325 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £39.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.96% +6.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £21.60 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £44.50 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.64%

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 28 May 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 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) CCNP
2 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (60.00%) F5
3 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) Wireless
3 8 (53.33%) CCIE
4 7 (46.67%) HP
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (40.00%) CCNA
6 5 (33.33%) DNS
6 5 (33.33%) Juniper
6 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 5 (33.33%) DHCP
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (33.33%) Network Security
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
7 4 (26.67%) Riverbed
7 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (26.67%) HP ASE
7 4 (26.67%) HP MASE
7 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
7 4 (26.67%) VMware
7 4 (26.67%) CCSE

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
1 8 (53.33%) Wireless
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) DHCP
3 5 (33.33%) Network Security
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
5 3 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (13.33%) BIG-IP
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) MPLS
6 2 (13.33%) OSPF
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
6 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 1 (6.67%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Network Security Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Security Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Security Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Environment Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) CLARiiON
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Debian
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) B2B
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CCNP
2 8 (53.33%) CCIE
3 6 (40.00%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) HP ASE
4 4 (26.67%) HP MASE
4 4 (26.67%) CCSE
4 4 (26.67%) JNCIP
4 4 (26.67%) JNCIE
4 4 (26.67%) CCDP
4 4 (26.67%) CCSP
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (13.33%) MCSE
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (60.00%) F5
3 7 (46.67%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) Juniper
5 4 (26.67%) Riverbed
5 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) EMC
5 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
7 2 (13.33%) BT
7 2 (13.33%) Dell
8 1 (6.67%) Lotus