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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 113 123 132
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 87 76 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.57% 1.27% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.78% 6.96% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 53 32
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £450 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.20% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 13
Average hourly rate £34.00 £22.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -83.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -30.00%
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
807 1092 942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.57% 18.31% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 800 620
Average daily rate £435 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.81% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 49
Average hourly rate £20.88 £22.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.11% -22.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £13.96 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.40 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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.

1 173 (88.72%) Cisco
2 128 (65.64%) CCNP
3 108 (55.38%) Firewall
4 66 (33.85%) Finance
5 65 (33.33%) F5
6 64 (32.82%) CCNA
7 61 (31.28%) CheckPoint
8 58 (29.74%) Juniper
9 57 (29.23%) LAN
10 56 (28.72%) BGP
11 54 (27.69%) CCIE
12 48 (24.62%) WAN
13 47 (24.10%) OSPF
14 42 (21.54%) Network Security
15 41 (21.03%) VMware
15 41 (21.03%) Cisco ASA
16 39 (20.00%) MPLS
17 35 (17.95%) Multicast
18 34 (17.44%) Citrix
19 33 (16.92%) Data Centre
20 31 (15.90%) DNS
21 30 (15.38%) VPN
21 30 (15.38%) Windows
21 30 (15.38%) Blue Coat
22 28 (14.36%) Cisco IOS
22 28 (14.36%) Wireless
22 28 (14.36%) EIGRP
22 28 (14.36%) Cisco Nexus
23 27 (13.85%) Load Balancing
24 26 (13.33%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 10 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.05%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.54%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.54%) IIS
5 2 (1.03%) Apache
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.51%) Lync
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.03%) MS Office
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.03%) Office 365
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 108 (55.38%) Firewall
2 57 (29.23%) LAN
3 56 (28.72%) BGP
4 48 (24.62%) WAN
5 47 (24.10%) OSPF
6 42 (21.54%) Network Security
7 41 (21.03%) Cisco ASA
8 39 (20.00%) MPLS
9 35 (17.95%) Multicast
10 31 (15.90%) DNS
11 30 (15.38%) VPN
12 28 (14.36%) EIGRP
12 28 (14.36%) Cisco Nexus
12 28 (14.36%) Wireless
12 28 (14.36%) Cisco IOS
13 26 (13.33%) DHCP
14 23 (11.79%) TCP/IP
15 21 (10.77%) SAN
16 20 (10.26%) VoIP
16 20 (10.26%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.05%) MySQL
3 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.51%) Big Data
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
General
1 66 (33.85%) Finance
2 20 (10.26%) Banking
3 7 (3.59%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.08%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.54%) Games
5 3 (1.54%) Back Office
6 2 (1.03%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.51%) Legal
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 99 (50.77%) Network Engineer
2 21 (10.77%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (7.18%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (6.15%) Architect
4 12 (6.15%) Security Engineer
4 12 (6.15%) Network Specialist
5 11 (5.64%) Network Security Specialist
5 11 (5.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 11 (5.64%) Voice Engineer
5 11 (5.64%) Security Specialist
6 8 (4.10%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (3.59%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (3.08%) Network Support
8 6 (3.08%) Support Engineer
8 6 (3.08%) Firewall Engineer
8 6 (3.08%) Network Architect
8 6 (3.08%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 5 (2.56%) NOC Engineer
9 5 (2.56%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.05%) XMPP
2 1 (0.51%) Web Services
2 1 (0.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.92%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.15%) Thin Client
3 12 (6.15%) Fat Client
4 5 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.05%) Eurex
6 3 (1.54%) Celerra
6 3 (1.54%) PDA
6 3 (1.54%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.54%) NHS
6 3 (1.54%) Handset
6 3 (1.54%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.03%) Clustering
7 2 (1.03%) Interactive TV
7 2 (1.03%) PKI
7 2 (1.03%) Streaming Media
7 2 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.03%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.03%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (15.38%) Windows
2 24 (12.31%) Linux
3 13 (6.67%) UNIX
4 10 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.59%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.56%) Solaris
7 3 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.03%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.51%) Debian
9 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.51%) CentOS
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (13.85%) Load Balancing
2 21 (10.77%) Low Latency
3 20 (10.26%) Network Design
3 20 (10.26%) ITIL
4 13 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (6.15%) E-Commerce
6 11 (5.64%) Project Management
7 10 (5.13%) Change Management
8 9 (4.62%) Network Architecture
9 8 (4.10%) Migration
9 8 (4.10%) Line Management
9 8 (4.10%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.08%) Incident Management
11 5 (2.56%) SIEM
12 4 (2.05%) Performance Analysis
12 4 (2.05%) Deep Packet Inspection
13 3 (1.54%) Technical Analysis
13 3 (1.54%) Change Control
13 3 (1.54%) Security Architecture
13 3 (1.54%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.62%) C
2 5 (2.56%) SQL
3 4 (2.05%) Perl
4 3 (1.54%) Python
5 2 (1.03%) Java
5 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.03%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.51%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 128 (65.64%) CCNP
2 64 (32.82%) CCNA
3 54 (27.69%) CCIE
4 18 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (8.72%) CCSE
6 14 (7.18%) MCSE
7 12 (6.15%) Degree
8 8 (4.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (4.10%) CCSA
9 5 (2.56%) CISSP
10 4 (2.05%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.05%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.05%) CCVP
10 4 (2.05%) JNCIP
10 4 (2.05%) MCSA
10 4 (2.05%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.54%) CCSP
11 3 (1.54%) JNCIA
11 3 (1.54%) JNCIS
11 3 (1.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.13%) ProxySG
4 7 (3.59%) vSphere
5 3 (1.54%) vCloud
6 2 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.03%) XenServer
6 2 (1.03%) Firmware
7 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.51%) Xen
7 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.51%) XenApp
7 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.51%) UAG
Systems Management
1 17 (8.72%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (4.62%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (2.05%) Puppet
3 4 (2.05%) OPNET
4 3 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.54%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.03%) OpenView
5 2 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.03%) SCCM
5 2 (1.03%) SCOM
6 1 (0.51%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.51%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.51%) Control-M
6 1 (0.51%) Legato
6 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.51%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.51%) RANCID
6 1 (0.51%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.51%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 173 (88.72%) Cisco
2 65 (33.33%) F5
3 61 (31.28%) CheckPoint
4 58 (29.74%) Juniper
5 41 (21.03%) VMware
6 34 (17.44%) Citrix
7 30 (15.38%) Blue Coat
8 19 (9.74%) HP
9 18 (9.23%) Microsoft
10 14 (7.18%) Infoblox
11 13 (6.67%) SolarWinds
12 12 (6.15%) Imperva
13 11 (5.64%) Fortinet
14 8 (4.10%) Riverbed
14 8 (4.10%) Avaya
15 7 (3.59%) Nokia
16 6 (3.08%) BT
16 6 (3.08%) EMC
17 5 (2.56%) Nortel
17 5 (2.56%) Brocade
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