The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 75 78 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 15 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.88% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.62% 1.83% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£377 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -64.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +8.53%
Cisco Certification
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
174 109 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.16% 9.11% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 55 48
Average daily rate £375 £364 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.02% -9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -61.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Edinburgh region.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Edinburgh region.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 22 (88.00%) Cisco
2 21 (84.00%) CCNP
3 17 (68.00%) CCNA
4 15 (60.00%) Firewall
5 14 (56.00%) Finance
6 8 (32.00%) LAN
6 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (28.00%) WAN
7 7 (28.00%) CCIE
8 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (24.00%) VLAN
9 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
9 5 (20.00%) Network Security
10 4 (16.00%) Network Design
10 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
11 3 (12.00%) Zachman Framework
11 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
11 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (12.00%) OSPF
11 3 (12.00%) BGP
11 3 (12.00%) EIGRP
11 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
11 3 (12.00%) HP
11 3 (12.00%) Citrix
11 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (12.00%) CCSP
11 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
11 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
11 3 (12.00%) ITIL

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) LAN
3 7 (28.00%) WAN
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (24.00%) VLAN
5 5 (20.00%) Network Security
6 3 (12.00%) OSPF
6 3 (12.00%) BGP
6 3 (12.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (12.00%) DNS
6 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (8.00%) PPP
7 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (8.00%) ATM
7 2 (8.00%) ISDN
7 2 (8.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Network Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Network Manager
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (16.00%) Network Design
2 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (12.00%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (8.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 21 (84.00%) CCNP
2 17 (68.00%) CCNA
3 7 (28.00%) CCIE
4 3 (12.00%) CCSP
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.00%) PMP
5 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (8.00%) CCSA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) HP
3 3 (12.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (8.00%) F5
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper