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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 114 77 125
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +48
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 39 125 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.24% 2.43% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.30% 15.68% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 97 53
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £290 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+106.83% -12.62%
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
470 797 1026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.94% 15.50% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 597 686
Average daily rate £450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 15
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.70 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -21.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £12.60 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.44 £22.00 £38.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 77 (88.51%) Cisco
2 58 (66.67%) CCNP
3 39 (44.83%) Firewall
4 38 (43.68%) CCNA
5 32 (36.78%) WAN
6 29 (33.33%) BGP
7 26 (29.89%) LAN
8 25 (28.74%) OSPF
8 25 (28.74%) Finance
8 25 (28.74%) Cisco Nexus
9 23 (26.44%) Juniper
10 21 (24.14%) CCIE
10 21 (24.14%) ITIL
10 21 (24.14%) F5
11 19 (21.84%) CheckPoint
11 19 (21.84%) VMware
12 18 (20.69%) EIGRP
12 18 (20.69%) Data Centre
13 17 (19.54%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (19.54%) Windows
13 17 (19.54%) Network Security
14 15 (17.24%) Wireless
15 14 (16.09%) Active Directory
15 14 (16.09%) VPN
15 14 (16.09%) DNS
16 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
16 13 (14.94%) Palo Alto
17 12 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (13.79%) DHCP
17 12 (13.79%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (8.05%) IIS
2 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (4.60%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.60%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.15%) Apache
4 1 (1.15%) Confluence
4 1 (1.15%) JBoss
4 1 (1.15%) MediaWiki
4 1 (1.15%) nginx
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.15%) Zimbra
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) MS Office
2 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.15%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) SaaS
2 3 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (44.83%) Firewall
2 32 (36.78%) WAN
3 29 (33.33%) BGP
4 26 (29.89%) LAN
5 25 (28.74%) Cisco Nexus
5 25 (28.74%) OSPF
6 18 (20.69%) EIGRP
7 17 (19.54%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (19.54%) Network Security
8 15 (17.24%) Wireless
9 14 (16.09%) DNS
9 14 (16.09%) VPN
10 12 (13.79%) DHCP
10 12 (13.79%) MPLS
11 11 (12.64%) TCP/IP
12 10 (11.49%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (10.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 9 (10.34%) SAN
14 8 (9.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 8 (9.20%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.75%) Big Data
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.30%) GIS
5 1 (1.15%) MySQL
5 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.15%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) CruiseControl
1 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.15%) Hudson
1 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.15%) JIRA
1 1 (1.15%) Subversion
1 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (28.74%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Legal
4 4 (4.60%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.45%) Advertising
5 3 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.45%) Law
6 1 (1.15%) Back Office
6 1 (1.15%) Games
6 1 (1.15%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (31.03%) Network Engineer
2 19 (21.84%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (12.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (8.05%) Analyst
4 7 (8.05%) Network Support
4 7 (8.05%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (8.05%) Voice Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Security Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Security Specialist
5 6 (6.90%) Senior IT Support
6 5 (5.75%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Consultant
6 5 (5.75%) Network Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.75%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Architect
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.30%) XMPP
3 1 (1.15%) .NET
3 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.15%) LAMP
3 1 (1.15%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.15%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.15%) SAML
3 1 (1.15%) WCF
3 1 (1.15%) Web Services
3 1 (1.15%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.75%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (4.60%) PKI
4 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.45%) NHS
4 3 (3.45%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.30%) Clustering
5 2 (2.30%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.30%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.30%) Statistics
6 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (1.15%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.54%) Windows
2 12 (13.79%) Linux
3 10 (11.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.75%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.75%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.45%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.30%) CentOS
6 2 (2.30%) Unix
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.15%) AIX
7 1 (1.15%) CatOS
7 1 (1.15%) Debian
7 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.14%) ITIL
2 8 (9.20%) Information Security
3 7 (8.05%) WAN Optimisation
4 6 (6.90%) Change Management
4 6 (6.90%) Project Management
5 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.60%) Line Management
6 4 (4.60%) Load Balancing
6 4 (4.60%) Network Design
6 4 (4.60%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (4.60%) TOGAF
7 3 (3.45%) E-Commerce
7 3 (3.45%) Information Security Management
7 3 (3.45%) Migration
7 3 (3.45%) Patch Management
7 3 (3.45%) PRINCE
7 3 (3.45%) Procure-to-pay
7 3 (3.45%) Security Management
7 3 (3.45%) Service Management
7 3 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) SQL
2 4 (4.60%) C
2 4 (4.60%) Python
3 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.15%) C#
4 1 (1.15%) Java
4 1 (1.15%) Perl
4 1 (1.15%) PHP
4 1 (1.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (66.67%) CCNP
2 38 (43.68%) CCNA
3 21 (24.14%) CCIE
4 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (11.49%) MCSE
6 9 (10.34%) CISSP
6 9 (10.34%) Degree
7 7 (8.05%) CCNP Voice
8 6 (6.90%) CCDP
8 6 (6.90%) CISM
8 6 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (5.75%) CCVP
9 5 (5.75%) MCSA
10 4 (4.60%) CCSE
10 4 (4.60%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (4.60%) GIAC
10 4 (4.60%) RHCE
10 4 (4.60%) RHCSA
11 3 (3.45%) CCA
11 3 (3.45%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) QA
1 5 (5.75%) SLA
2 4 (4.60%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (16.09%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.75%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.60%) KVM
4 4 (4.60%) XenApp
5 3 (3.45%) Firmware
5 3 (3.45%) vSphere
6 2 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.15%) iptables
7 1 (1.15%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.15%) Postfix
7 1 (1.15%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.15%) Samba
7 1 (1.15%) Snort
7 1 (1.15%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.15%) UAG
7 1 (1.15%) vCloud
7 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (6.90%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.45%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (2.30%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.15%) EnCase
5 1 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.15%) Iperf
5 1 (1.15%) Nagios
5 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.15%) Proventia
5 1 (1.15%) Puppet
5 1 (1.15%) SCCM
5 1 (1.15%) SCOM
5 1 (1.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 77 (88.51%) Cisco
2 23 (26.44%) Juniper
3 21 (24.14%) F5
4 19 (21.84%) CheckPoint
4 19 (21.84%) VMware
5 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
5 13 (14.94%) Palo Alto
6 11 (12.64%) Citrix
7 9 (10.34%) Riverbed
8 7 (8.05%) Blue Coat
9 6 (6.90%) Red Hat
9 6 (6.90%) SolarWinds
10 5 (5.75%) Avaya
10 5 (5.75%) Fortinet
10 5 (5.75%) Infoblox
11 4 (4.60%) HP
11 4 (4.60%) NetApp
11 4 (4.60%) Symantec
12 3 (3.45%) Aruba
12 3 (3.45%) Imperva
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