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 20 January 2017 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
London / City of London
Rank 126 106 89
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -17
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 28 45 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.95% 1.46% 2.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.50% 9.34% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 92
Median daily rate £425 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £235 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £40.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-37.03% +82.02%

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
431 482 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.63% 15.69% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 349 626
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £638 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 11
Median hourly rate £17.89 £22.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.70% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.96 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £37.08 £18.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 69 (86.25%) Cisco
2 48 (60.00%) Firewall
3 44 (55.00%) CCNP
4 34 (42.50%) Finance
5 30 (37.50%) CCNA
6 24 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
7 23 (28.75%) Network Security
7 23 (28.75%) WAN
8 21 (26.25%) BGP
9 20 (25.00%) LAN
9 20 (25.00%) Juniper
9 20 (25.00%) CheckPoint
10 19 (23.75%) Windows
11 18 (22.50%) CCIE
11 18 (22.50%) Data Centre
12 17 (21.25%) Palo Alto
13 16 (20.00%) MPLS
13 16 (20.00%) OSPF
13 16 (20.00%) Banking
14 15 (18.75%) F5
15 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
15 13 (16.25%) TCP/IP
16 12 (15.00%) CCSP
17 11 (13.75%) VPN
17 11 (13.75%) Wireless
18 10 (12.50%) Financial Institution
18 10 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
18 10 (12.50%) Network Architecture
18 10 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
18 10 (12.50%) Multicast

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.50%) Office 365
5 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (60.00%) Firewall
2 24 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (28.75%) Network Security
3 23 (28.75%) WAN
4 21 (26.25%) BGP
5 20 (25.00%) LAN
6 16 (20.00%) MPLS
6 16 (20.00%) OSPF
7 13 (16.25%) TCP/IP
8 11 (13.75%) VPN
8 11 (13.75%) Wireless
9 10 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (12.50%) Multicast
10 9 (11.25%) EIGRP
10 9 (11.25%) HSRP
11 8 (10.00%) IPsec
12 7 (8.75%) DHCP
12 7 (8.75%) DNS
12 7 (8.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) JIRA
1 1 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 34 (42.50%) Finance
2 16 (20.00%) Banking
3 10 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) French Language
5 1 (1.25%) German Language
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (48.75%) Network Engineer
2 11 (13.75%) Analyst
2 11 (13.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (8.75%) Architect
5 7 (8.75%) Firewall Engineer
5 7 (8.75%) Network Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Network Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Administrator
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Firewall Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.00%) Data Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Security Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.50%) CSS
3 1 (1.25%) RFC 2544
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.00%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.25%) Equities
5 1 (1.25%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.25%) NHS
5 1 (1.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.75%) Windows
2 8 (10.00%) Linux
3 6 (7.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.75%) Unix
7 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.25%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 9 (11.25%) ITIL
3 7 (8.75%) Change Management
4 6 (7.50%) Network Management
4 6 (7.50%) Problem Management
4 6 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (7.50%) Validation
5 5 (6.25%) Information Security
5 5 (6.25%) Project Management
5 5 (6.25%) Security Architecture
5 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.00%) Change Control
6 4 (5.00%) High Availability
6 4 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.00%) Low Latency
6 4 (5.00%) Migration
6 4 (5.00%) Network Design
7 3 (3.75%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (3.75%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 3 (3.75%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.00%) Python
3 2 (2.50%) Perl
4 1 (1.25%) C
4 1 (1.25%) C#
4 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (55.00%) CCNP
2 30 (37.50%) CCNA
3 18 (22.50%) CCIE
4 12 (15.00%) CCSP
5 8 (10.00%) CCSE
6 7 (8.75%) CCDP
6 7 (8.75%) Degree
6 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (7.50%) MCSE
8 5 (6.25%) MCP
9 4 (5.00%) CCDE
9 4 (5.00%) CCMSE
9 4 (5.00%) CISSP
10 2 (2.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 2 (2.50%) CCSA
10 2 (2.50%) CCVP
10 2 (2.50%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.25%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.25%) CISA
11 1 (1.25%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) COBIT
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.00%) XenApp
3 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.25%) Firmware
4 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.25%) Endace
2 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 69 (86.25%) Cisco
2 20 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 20 (25.00%) Juniper
3 17 (21.25%) Palo Alto
4 15 (18.75%) F5
5 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
6 7 (8.75%) Citrix
7 6 (7.50%) Aruba
7 6 (7.50%) Meraki
7 6 (7.50%) VMware
8 5 (6.25%) Fortinet
9 4 (5.00%) Blue Coat
9 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.00%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.75%) NetScout
11 2 (2.50%) Reuters
11 2 (2.50%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.25%) Avaya
12 1 (1.25%) Nortel
12 1 (1.25%) Remedy
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