The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 19 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.26% - 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.62% - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £100 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+106.83% -12.62%
Cisco Certification
Gloucestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
58 88 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 61.05% 57.52% 43.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 45 6
Average daily rate £425 £490 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.26% +88.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £423 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £661 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £39.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.23% +95.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) CCNA
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (20.00%) PKI
6 2 (20.00%) VLAN
6 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (20.00%) MPLS
6 2 (20.00%) BGP
6 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (20.00%) MCSE
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) LAN
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) VPN

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) MPLS
3 2 (20.00%) VLAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (10.00%) HSRP
4 1 (10.00%) OSPF
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 3 (30.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) NOC Technician
2 3 (30.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Support
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Support
3 2 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Presales
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNA
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) CCIE
5 1 (10.00%) MCP
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Nokia