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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 92 147 129
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -18
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 116 84 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.98% 1.19% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.15% 8.34% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 52 47
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £273 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £23.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £23.00 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £27.00 £37.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.29 £20.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+28.21% -24.07%
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
882 1007 852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.03% 14.25% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 689 596
Average daily rate £418 £410 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.82% +1.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £581
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 27
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.65 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% -39.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.75 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -20.00%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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.

1 204 (91.48%) Cisco
2 141 (63.23%) CCNP
3 139 (62.33%) Firewall
4 75 (33.63%) BGP
5 70 (31.39%) CCNA
6 65 (29.15%) CheckPoint
6 65 (29.15%) Finance
7 63 (28.25%) Juniper
8 58 (26.01%) OSPF
8 58 (26.01%) VPN
9 57 (25.56%) F5
10 54 (24.22%) CCIE
11 52 (23.32%) WAN
12 51 (22.87%) EIGRP
13 49 (21.97%) LAN
14 47 (21.08%) TCP/IP
15 46 (20.63%) Cisco Nexus
16 43 (19.28%) Network Security
17 36 (16.14%) Cisco ASA
17 36 (16.14%) Banking
18 34 (15.25%) Windows
19 29 (13.00%) Multicast
20 28 (12.56%) HSRP
20 28 (12.56%) MPLS
21 24 (10.76%) UNIX
22 23 (10.31%) DNS
22 23 (10.31%) VLAN
23 22 (9.87%) Cisco CUCM
23 22 (9.87%) ITIL
23 22 (9.87%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (5.83%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.79%) Apache
3 4 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.35%) IIS
4 3 (1.35%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.90%) Zimbra
5 2 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.45%) nginx
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (4.48%) MS Office
2 6 (2.69%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.35%) MS Project
4 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 139 (62.33%) Firewall
2 75 (33.63%) BGP
3 58 (26.01%) OSPF
3 58 (26.01%) VPN
4 52 (23.32%) WAN
5 51 (22.87%) EIGRP
6 49 (21.97%) LAN
7 47 (21.08%) TCP/IP
8 46 (20.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 43 (19.28%) Network Security
10 36 (16.14%) Cisco ASA
11 29 (13.00%) Multicast
12 28 (12.56%) HSRP
12 28 (12.56%) MPLS
13 23 (10.31%) DNS
13 23 (10.31%) VLAN
14 20 (8.97%) VoIP
15 19 (8.52%) VRRP
15 19 (8.52%) Wireless
16 17 (7.62%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.14%) MySQL
2 5 (2.24%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 65 (29.15%) Finance
2 36 (16.14%) Banking
3 7 (3.14%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.14%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.24%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.35%) Publishing
6 2 (0.90%) Marketing
6 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.90%) Back Office
7 1 (0.45%) Law
7 1 (0.45%) Billing
7 1 (0.45%) Retail
7 1 (0.45%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (47.98%) Network Engineer
2 56 (25.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 29 (13.00%) Security Engineer
4 27 (12.11%) Support Engineer
5 24 (10.76%) Cisco Support
6 21 (9.42%) Network Security Engineer
7 20 (8.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 20 (8.97%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 18 (8.07%) Consultant
9 17 (7.62%) Network Support
10 13 (5.83%) Analyst
11 11 (4.93%) Network Support Engineer
12 10 (4.48%) Senior Network Engineer
13 9 (4.04%) Architect
14 8 (3.59%) Senior Security Engineer
14 8 (3.59%) Telephony Engineer
15 7 (3.14%) Security Consultant
15 7 (3.14%) Voice Engineer
16 6 (2.69%) Network Analyst
17 5 (2.24%) Cisco IPT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.35%) LAMP
1 3 (1.35%) XMPP
2 1 (0.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.73%) FlexPod
2 10 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.69%) Replication
4 5 (2.24%) SecurID
4 5 (2.24%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.79%) PKI
5 4 (1.79%) Clustering
6 2 (0.90%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.90%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.90%) CESG
6 2 (0.90%) e-Health
6 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.90%) IVR
7 1 (0.45%) Handset
7 1 (0.45%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.45%) PDA
7 1 (0.45%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.45%) Kindle
7 1 (0.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.25%) Windows
2 24 (10.76%) UNIX
3 15 (6.73%) Linux
4 11 (4.93%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.69%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.24%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.90%) Android
9 2 (0.90%) Scientific Linux
9 2 (0.90%) Solaris
10 1 (0.45%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (9.87%) ITIL
1 22 (9.87%) Change Management
2 17 (7.62%) Load Balancing
3 13 (5.83%) Mentoring
4 12 (5.38%) Project Management
5 10 (4.48%) Network Architecture
5 10 (4.48%) SIEM
5 10 (4.48%) Migration
5 10 (4.48%) Network Design
6 9 (4.04%) Network Management
7 8 (3.59%) Service Delivery
8 7 (3.14%) Service Management
9 6 (2.69%) Security Architecture
10 5 (2.24%) E-Commerce
10 5 (2.24%) PRINCE2
10 5 (2.24%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (2.24%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (2.24%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (1.79%) Project Planning
11 4 (1.79%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.07%) Perl
2 11 (4.93%) SQL
3 5 (2.24%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.45%) VBScript
5 1 (0.45%) C
5 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 141 (63.23%) CCNP
2 70 (31.39%) CCNA
3 54 (24.22%) CCIE
4 21 (9.42%) CCSE
5 16 (7.17%) CCVP
5 16 (7.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (4.93%) CISSP
6 11 (4.93%) CCSA
7 9 (4.04%) MCSE
8 8 (3.59%) CCDP
8 8 (3.59%) CCSP
9 7 (3.14%) Degree
10 5 (2.24%) MCITP
10 5 (2.24%) RHCE
11 4 (1.79%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.79%) MCSA
11 4 (1.79%) CCIP
11 4 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.35%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.14%) SLA
3 4 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.35%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.90%) QA
6 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (5.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.69%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.24%) ProxySG
4 5 (2.24%) NFS
5 4 (1.79%) XenApp
5 4 (1.79%) vSphere
6 3 (1.35%) Snort
7 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 22 (9.87%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (6.73%) Cisco UCCE
3 14 (6.28%) Cisco UCCX
4 12 (5.38%) RANCID
5 11 (4.93%) OpenNMS
6 4 (1.79%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (1.35%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.35%) MIMEsweeper
7 3 (1.35%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (1.35%) Puppet
7 3 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (1.35%) SCCM
7 3 (1.35%) SCOM
8 2 (0.90%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.90%) WSUS
8 2 (0.90%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.90%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.45%) Legato
9 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 204 (91.48%) Cisco
2 65 (29.15%) CheckPoint
3 63 (28.25%) Juniper
4 57 (25.56%) F5
5 19 (8.52%) VMware
6 17 (7.62%) Microsoft
6 17 (7.62%) Blue Coat
7 14 (6.28%) HP
8 10 (4.48%) Riverbed
9 8 (3.59%) NetApp
10 7 (3.14%) Sourcefire
11 6 (2.69%) Citrix
12 5 (2.24%) IBM
12 5 (2.24%) Avaya
12 5 (2.24%) McAfee
12 5 (2.24%) Verint
13 4 (1.79%) Sophos
13 4 (1.79%) Symantec
13 4 (1.79%) CA
13 4 (1.79%) EMC
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Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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