The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 91 129 119
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 111 81 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.11% 1.29% 1.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.09% 7.42% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 50 40
Average daily rate
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£375 £357 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% -2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £340 £280
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 12
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -83.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
Cisco Certification
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
848 1091 930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.09% 17.44% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 734 607
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £257 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 31
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £18.70 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £41.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 198 (90.41%) Cisco
2 145 (66.21%) CCNP
3 121 (55.25%) Firewall
4 71 (32.42%) BGP
4 71 (32.42%) CCNA
4 71 (32.42%) CCIE
4 71 (32.42%) F5
5 65 (29.68%) Finance
6 61 (27.85%) OSPF
7 60 (27.40%) CheckPoint
8 54 (24.66%) Juniper
9 53 (24.20%) Network Security
10 51 (23.29%) LAN
11 49 (22.37%) Cisco ASA
12 46 (21.00%) VMware
13 45 (20.55%) WAN
14 42 (19.18%) VPN
15 40 (18.26%) MPLS
16 38 (17.35%) TCP/IP
16 38 (17.35%) Cisco Nexus
17 37 (16.89%) EIGRP
18 35 (15.98%) Citrix
19 34 (15.53%) Multicast
20 33 (15.07%) DNS
21 32 (14.61%) Windows
22 29 (13.24%) Blue Coat
23 27 (12.33%) Load Balancing
23 27 (12.33%) Linux
24 26 (11.87%) Banking
25 25 (11.42%) Cisco IOS

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (3.65%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.83%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.37%) IIS
3 3 (1.37%) Apache
4 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.46%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.46%) Lync
4 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.91%) MS Office
4 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.91%) Office 365
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (55.25%) Firewall
2 71 (32.42%) BGP
3 61 (27.85%) OSPF
4 53 (24.20%) Network Security
5 51 (23.29%) LAN
6 49 (22.37%) Cisco ASA
7 45 (20.55%) WAN
8 42 (19.18%) VPN
9 40 (18.26%) MPLS
10 38 (17.35%) TCP/IP
10 38 (17.35%) Cisco Nexus
11 37 (16.89%) EIGRP
12 34 (15.53%) Multicast
13 33 (15.07%) DNS
14 25 (11.42%) DHCP
14 25 (11.42%) Cisco IOS
15 23 (10.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 22 (10.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 21 (9.59%) DMVPN
18 20 (9.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.83%) MySQL
3 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.46%) Big Data
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
General
1 65 (29.68%) Finance
2 26 (11.87%) Banking
3 7 (3.20%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.74%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.83%) Back Office
6 3 (1.37%) Games
7 2 (0.91%) Marketing
7 2 (0.91%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.46%) Billing
8 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.46%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 116 (52.97%) Network Engineer
2 34 (15.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 21 (9.59%) Security Engineer
4 17 (7.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 16 (7.31%) Voice Engineer
6 14 (6.39%) Support Engineer
7 13 (5.94%) Senior Network Engineer
7 13 (5.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (5.02%) Network Specialist
8 11 (5.02%) Cisco Support
8 11 (5.02%) Network Security Specialist
8 11 (5.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (5.02%) Security Specialist
8 11 (5.02%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 9 (4.11%) Cisco Voice Engineer
10 8 (3.65%) Network Support
10 8 (3.65%) Architect
10 8 (3.65%) Consultant
11 7 (3.20%) 3rd Line Support
12 6 (2.74%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.28%) XMPP
2 1 (0.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.02%) Thin Client
2 11 (5.02%) Fat Client
3 10 (4.57%) FlexPod
4 4 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.37%) Handset
5 3 (1.37%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.37%) NHS
5 3 (1.37%) PKI
5 3 (1.37%) CLARiiON
5 3 (1.37%) Celerra
5 3 (1.37%) PDA
6 2 (0.91%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.91%) Eurex
6 2 (0.91%) Clustering
6 2 (0.91%) IVR
6 2 (0.91%) Interactive TV
6 2 (0.91%) Streaming Media
7 1 (0.46%) Online Games
7 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.61%) Windows
2 27 (12.33%) Linux
3 21 (9.59%) UNIX
4 11 (5.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.28%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.83%) Windows 2000
7 4 (1.83%) Solaris
8 3 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.46%) Debian
10 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (12.33%) Load Balancing
2 22 (10.05%) Low Latency
3 21 (9.59%) ITIL
3 21 (9.59%) Change Management
4 19 (8.68%) Network Design
5 13 (5.94%) Network Monitoring
6 12 (5.48%) E-Commerce
6 12 (5.48%) Project Management
7 10 (4.57%) Service Management
8 9 (4.11%) Line Management
8 9 (4.11%) Network Architecture
9 8 (3.65%) Mentoring
9 8 (3.65%) Migration
10 6 (2.74%) Incident Management
11 5 (2.28%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (2.28%) Contact Management
12 4 (1.83%) Performance Analysis
13 3 (1.37%) Technical Analysis
13 3 (1.37%) Deep Packet Inspection
13 3 (1.37%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.94%) Perl
2 9 (4.11%) C
3 6 (2.74%) SQL
4 4 (1.83%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.91%) Objective-C
5 2 (0.91%) Python
5 2 (0.91%) Java
6 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 145 (66.21%) CCNP
2 71 (32.42%) CCNA
2 71 (32.42%) CCIE
3 21 (9.59%) CCSE
4 16 (7.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (5.02%) MCSE
6 10 (4.57%) Degree
7 9 (4.11%) CCSA
8 8 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (2.74%) CCVP
10 5 (2.28%) CCSP
10 5 (2.28%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.83%) CISSP
11 4 (1.83%) MCSA
11 4 (1.83%) CCDP
11 4 (1.83%) CCIP
11 4 (1.83%) JNCIP
12 3 (1.37%) MCITP
12 3 (1.37%) NVQ Level 3
12 3 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.20%) SLA
2 2 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (10.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.48%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.65%) ProxySG
3 8 (3.65%) vSphere
4 3 (1.37%) vCloud
5 2 (0.91%) XenApp
5 2 (0.91%) XenServer
5 2 (0.91%) Firmware
6 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.46%) Xen
6 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.46%) UAG
6 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (10.96%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (5.48%) Cisco UCCE
3 9 (4.11%) RANCID
4 8 (3.65%) OpenNMS
5 6 (2.74%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (1.83%) Puppet
6 4 (1.83%) OPNET
7 3 (1.37%) SCOM
7 3 (1.37%) OpenView
7 3 (1.37%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.91%) Legato
8 2 (0.91%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.91%) SCCM
8 2 (0.91%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.46%) EdgeSight
9 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 198 (90.41%) Cisco
2 71 (32.42%) F5
3 60 (27.40%) CheckPoint
4 54 (24.66%) Juniper
5 46 (21.00%) VMware
6 35 (15.98%) Citrix
7 29 (13.24%) Blue Coat
8 20 (9.13%) HP
9 16 (7.31%) Microsoft
10 12 (5.48%) Infoblox
10 12 (5.48%) Imperva
11 10 (4.57%) Fortinet
11 10 (4.57%) SolarWinds
12 9 (4.11%) Riverbed
13 8 (3.65%) EMC
14 6 (2.74%) Avaya
14 6 (2.74%) Red Hat
14 6 (2.74%) NetApp
14 6 (2.74%) BT
14 6 (2.74%) Verint
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 20 days ago