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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 83 142 139
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 126 88 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.17% 1.22% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.82% 8.03% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 54 56
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £520 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £48.00 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.83% +86.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £21.60 £22.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £48.00 £30.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £19.45 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+14.39% -25.19%
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
912 1096 1049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.68% 15.18% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 756 711
Average daily rate £430 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £255 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 26 35
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.16 £48.00 £40.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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 1 October 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 1 October 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.

1 176 (89.80%) Cisco
2 122 (62.24%) CCNP
3 120 (61.22%) Firewall
4 69 (35.20%) CCNA
5 67 (34.18%) Finance
6 63 (32.14%) Juniper
7 55 (28.06%) CheckPoint
7 55 (28.06%) BGP
8 51 (26.02%) WAN
9 48 (24.49%) VPN
10 46 (23.47%) LAN
11 42 (21.43%) F5
12 41 (20.92%) EIGRP
13 38 (19.39%) OSPF
14 37 (18.88%) CCIE
15 34 (17.35%) Banking
15 34 (17.35%) Cisco Nexus
16 30 (15.31%) TCP/IP
17 29 (14.80%) ITIL
17 29 (14.80%) MPLS
17 29 (14.80%) Network Security
17 29 (14.80%) Cisco ASA
18 28 (14.29%) Multicast
18 28 (14.29%) Windows
19 27 (13.78%) VoIP
20 25 (12.76%) VLAN
21 23 (11.73%) Cisco CUCM
22 21 (10.71%) Wireless
23 19 (9.69%) Cisco IOS
24 18 (9.18%) Cisco IPT

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (6.63%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.53%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.53%) IIS
4 3 (1.53%) Apache
4 3 (1.53%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.02%) Zimbra
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.51%) nginx
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (5.10%) MS Office
2 6 (3.06%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.53%) MS Project
4 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (61.22%) Firewall
2 55 (28.06%) BGP
3 51 (26.02%) WAN
4 48 (24.49%) VPN
5 46 (23.47%) LAN
6 41 (20.92%) EIGRP
7 38 (19.39%) OSPF
8 34 (17.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 30 (15.31%) TCP/IP
10 29 (14.80%) MPLS
10 29 (14.80%) Network Security
10 29 (14.80%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (14.29%) Multicast
12 27 (13.78%) VoIP
13 25 (12.76%) VLAN
14 21 (10.71%) Wireless
15 19 (9.69%) Cisco IOS
16 18 (9.18%) Cisco IPT
16 18 (9.18%) IP Telephony
17 17 (8.67%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.06%) MySQL
1 6 (3.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 67 (34.18%) Finance
2 34 (17.35%) Banking
3 11 (5.61%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.04%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.04%) Publishing
5 4 (2.04%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.53%) International Banking
7 2 (1.02%) Law
7 2 (1.02%) Retail
7 2 (1.02%) Marketing
8 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 48 (24.49%) Cisco Engineer
3 23 (11.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 22 (11.22%) Cisco Support
4 22 (11.22%) Network Support
5 19 (9.69%) Support Engineer
6 18 (9.18%) Security Engineer
6 18 (9.18%) Consultant
7 13 (6.63%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 13 (6.63%) Analyst
8 12 (6.12%) Senior Network Engineer
9 11 (5.61%) Administrator
9 11 (5.61%) Network Security Engineer
10 10 (5.10%) Network Support Engineer
10 10 (5.10%) Telephony Engineer
11 8 (4.08%) Security Consultant
11 8 (4.08%) Network Administrator
12 7 (3.57%) Senior Security Engineer
12 7 (3.57%) Network Consultant
12 7 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.08%) XMPP
2 5 (2.55%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (1.53%) LAMP
4 1 (0.51%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.06%) Blackberry
2 6 (3.06%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.06%) FlexPod
3 5 (2.55%) SecurID
3 5 (2.55%) Replication
4 4 (2.04%) Clustering
5 3 (1.53%) PKI
6 2 (1.02%) CESG
6 2 (1.02%) e-Health
6 2 (1.02%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.02%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.51%) Kindle
7 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.51%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.51%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.51%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.29%) Windows
2 13 (6.63%) Linux
3 11 (5.61%) UNIX
4 10 (5.10%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.55%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.02%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.02%) Android
7 2 (1.02%) Scientific Linux
8 1 (0.51%) CentOS
8 1 (0.51%) Solaris
8 1 (0.51%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (14.80%) ITIL
2 15 (7.65%) Migration
3 14 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 13 (6.63%) Load Balancing
5 12 (6.12%) Network Management
6 10 (5.10%) Project Management
6 10 (5.10%) Network Design
6 10 (5.10%) SIEM
7 9 (4.59%) Change Control
7 9 (4.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (4.59%) Service Delivery
7 9 (4.59%) Change Management
8 6 (3.06%) PRINCE2
8 6 (3.06%) E-Commerce
8 6 (3.06%) Security Architecture
9 4 (2.04%) Problem Management
9 4 (2.04%) Project Planning
9 4 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (2.04%) Network Architecture
10 3 (1.53%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.10%) SQL
2 7 (3.57%) Perl
3 4 (2.04%) C
4 3 (1.53%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.02%) VBScript
6 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 122 (62.24%) CCNP
2 69 (35.20%) CCNA
3 37 (18.88%) CCIE
4 17 (8.67%) CCSE
5 16 (8.16%) CCVP
6 15 (7.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (7.14%) CISSP
8 10 (5.10%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (4.59%) Security Cleared
10 8 (4.08%) MCSE
11 7 (3.57%) SC Cleared
11 7 (3.57%) JNCIS
11 7 (3.57%) CCSA
12 6 (3.06%) MCSA
13 5 (2.55%) Degree
13 5 (2.55%) JNCIP
13 5 (2.55%) CCSP
13 5 (2.55%) CCDP
13 5 (2.55%) RHCE
14 4 (2.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (2.55%) SLA
4 3 (1.53%) COBIT
4 3 (1.53%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.53%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 13 (6.63%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.55%) VMware ESX
3 5 (2.55%) NFS
4 4 (2.04%) XenApp
5 3 (1.53%) Snort
5 3 (1.53%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.02%) vSphere
6 2 (1.02%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.51%) Varnish
7 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 23 (11.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (6.63%) Cisco UCCX
2 13 (6.63%) Cisco UCCE
3 6 (3.06%) OPNET
4 4 (2.04%) OpenNMS
4 4 (2.04%) RANCID
5 3 (1.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (1.53%) WSUS
5 3 (1.53%) SCCM
5 3 (1.53%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.53%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (1.53%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (1.02%) ZENworks
6 2 (1.02%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (1.02%) SCOM
6 2 (1.02%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.02%) Puppet
6 2 (1.02%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (1.02%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 176 (89.80%) Cisco
2 63 (32.14%) Juniper
3 55 (28.06%) CheckPoint
4 42 (21.43%) F5
5 18 (9.18%) Microsoft
6 15 (7.65%) Blue Coat
6 15 (7.65%) HP
7 14 (7.14%) VMware
8 9 (4.59%) SolarWinds
9 7 (3.57%) Riverbed
9 7 (3.57%) McAfee
10 6 (3.06%) Citrix
10 6 (3.06%) Symantec
10 6 (3.06%) Sourcefire
11 4 (2.04%) NetApp
11 4 (2.04%) Oracle
11 4 (2.04%) Sophos
11 4 (2.04%) ProCurve
11 4 (2.04%) Aruba
12 3 (1.53%) Speakerbus
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