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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 95 120 157
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +37
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 113 85 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.01% 1.26% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.25% 8.24% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 52 27
Average daily rate
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£353 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £547 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.45 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+7.96% -30.53%
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
853 1031 839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.17% 15.33% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 710 592
Average daily rate £413 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £277 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £599
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 35
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £41.53 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014, 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.

1 218 (90.83%) Cisco
2 156 (65.00%) CCNP
3 145 (60.42%) Firewall
4 89 (37.08%) BGP
5 73 (30.42%) Finance
6 71 (29.58%) CCNA
6 71 (29.58%) Juniper
7 68 (28.33%) OSPF
7 68 (28.33%) F5
8 66 (27.50%) CCIE
8 66 (27.50%) CheckPoint
9 57 (23.75%) EIGRP
10 55 (22.92%) VPN
11 49 (20.42%) LAN
11 49 (20.42%) WAN
12 47 (19.58%) TCP/IP
12 47 (19.58%) Cisco Nexus
13 46 (19.17%) Network Security
14 42 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
15 37 (15.42%) Banking
16 36 (15.00%) Multicast
17 35 (14.58%) MPLS
18 33 (13.75%) Windows
19 30 (12.50%) HSRP
20 25 (10.42%) DNS
20 25 (10.42%) VMware
21 24 (10.00%) UNIX
21 24 (10.00%) Change Management
22 23 (9.58%) ITIL
23 21 (8.75%) CCSE

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 13 (5.42%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.67%) Apache
5 3 (1.25%) IIS
5 3 (1.25%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.83%) Zimbra
6 2 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (4.58%) MS Office
2 7 (2.92%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.83%) MS Project
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 145 (60.42%) Firewall
2 89 (37.08%) BGP
3 68 (28.33%) OSPF
4 57 (23.75%) EIGRP
5 55 (22.92%) VPN
6 49 (20.42%) LAN
6 49 (20.42%) WAN
7 47 (19.58%) TCP/IP
7 47 (19.58%) Cisco Nexus
8 46 (19.17%) Network Security
9 42 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
10 36 (15.00%) Multicast
11 35 (14.58%) MPLS
12 30 (12.50%) HSRP
13 25 (10.42%) DNS
14 21 (8.75%) VLAN
15 20 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
15 20 (8.33%) DMVPN
16 19 (7.92%) VRRP
17 18 (7.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.92%) MySQL
2 5 (2.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 73 (30.42%) Finance
2 37 (15.42%) Banking
3 7 (2.92%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.08%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.25%) Publishing
7 2 (0.83%) Games
7 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.83%) Back Office
7 2 (0.83%) Marketing
8 1 (0.42%) Law
8 1 (0.42%) Retail
8 1 (0.42%) Billing
Job Titles
1 121 (50.42%) Network Engineer
2 55 (22.92%) Cisco Engineer
3 30 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 27 (11.25%) Support Engineer
5 25 (10.42%) Cisco Support
6 22 (9.17%) Network Security Engineer
7 21 (8.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 21 (8.75%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 18 (7.50%) Network Support
8 18 (7.50%) Consultant
9 13 (5.42%) Analyst
10 11 (4.58%) Network Support Engineer
11 10 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
12 9 (3.75%) Architect
12 9 (3.75%) Voice Engineer
13 8 (3.33%) Senior Security Engineer
14 7 (2.92%) Security Consultant
14 7 (2.92%) Telephony Engineer
15 6 (2.50%) Network Analyst
16 5 (2.08%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.25%) LAMP
1 3 (1.25%) XMPP
2 1 (0.42%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.67%) FlexPod
2 11 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.08%) Replication
4 4 (1.67%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.67%) Clustering
4 4 (1.67%) SecurID
4 4 (1.67%) PKI
5 3 (1.25%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.25%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.83%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.83%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.83%) e-Health
6 2 (0.83%) IVR
6 2 (0.83%) CESG
7 1 (0.42%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.42%) Handset
7 1 (0.42%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.42%) Interactive TV
7 1 (0.42%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.75%) Windows
2 24 (10.00%) UNIX
3 17 (7.08%) Linux
4 10 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.08%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.08%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.83%) Solaris
9 2 (0.83%) Scientific Linux
10 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.42%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (10.00%) Change Management
2 23 (9.58%) ITIL
3 21 (8.75%) Load Balancing
4 12 (5.00%) Network Design
4 12 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 11 (4.58%) Project Management
6 10 (4.17%) Network Architecture
7 9 (3.75%) Migration
8 8 (3.33%) Service Management
8 8 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 8 (3.33%) E-Commerce
8 8 (3.33%) SIEM
8 8 (3.33%) Low Latency
9 7 (2.92%) Network Management
10 5 (2.08%) Incident Management
10 5 (2.08%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (1.67%) Project Planning
11 4 (1.67%) PRINCE2
11 4 (1.67%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (1.67%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.92%) Perl
2 12 (5.00%) SQL
3 5 (2.08%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.67%) C
5 3 (1.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.42%) Java
6 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.42%) VBScript
6 1 (0.42%) Python
Qualifications
1 156 (65.00%) CCNP
2 71 (29.58%) CCNA
3 66 (27.50%) CCIE
4 21 (8.75%) CCSE
5 16 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (5.83%) CCVP
7 12 (5.00%) CCSA
8 10 (4.17%) CISSP
9 9 (3.75%) MCSE
10 8 (3.33%) CCDP
11 7 (2.92%) CCSP
11 7 (2.92%) Degree
12 5 (2.08%) RHCE
12 5 (2.08%) MCITP
13 4 (1.67%) Security Cleared
13 4 (1.67%) CCIP
13 4 (1.67%) JNCIP
13 4 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (1.25%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.50%) SLA
3 4 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.25%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 14 (5.83%) Active Directory
1 14 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.50%) VMware ESX
3 5 (2.08%) ProxySG
3 5 (2.08%) NFS
4 4 (1.67%) XenApp
4 4 (1.67%) vSphere
5 2 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.83%) Snort
Systems Management
1 20 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 16 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
3 14 (5.83%) Cisco UCCX
4 13 (5.42%) RANCID
5 12 (5.00%) OpenNMS
6 5 (2.08%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (1.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (1.25%) SCCM
7 3 (1.25%) SCOM
7 3 (1.25%) Puppet
7 3 (1.25%) MIMEsweeper
7 3 (1.25%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (1.25%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.83%) WSUS
8 2 (0.83%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.83%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.83%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.42%) EdgeSight
9 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 218 (90.83%) Cisco
2 71 (29.58%) Juniper
3 68 (28.33%) F5
4 66 (27.50%) CheckPoint
5 25 (10.42%) VMware
6 20 (8.33%) Blue Coat
7 17 (7.08%) Citrix
8 16 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 16 (6.67%) HP
9 10 (4.17%) Riverbed
10 8 (3.33%) NetApp
11 6 (2.50%) Sourcefire
11 6 (2.50%) Verint
12 5 (2.08%) McAfee
12 5 (2.08%) CA
12 5 (2.08%) IBM
13 4 (1.67%) EMC
13 4 (1.67%) Avaya
13 4 (1.67%) Sophos
13 4 (1.67%) Symantec
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