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 27 July 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 79 76 83
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 16 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.27% 0.75% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.27% 8.22% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Median daily rate £338 £450 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +221.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.35 £21.51 £18.13
% change year-on-year
+50.37% +18.68%
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
142 146 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.23% 9.16% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 81 84
Median daily rate £375 £325 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £447 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +77.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.11% +25.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 27 July 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 28 (96.55%) CCNP
2 27 (93.10%) Cisco
3 16 (55.17%) CheckPoint
3 16 (55.17%) CCNA
3 16 (55.17%) Firewall
3 16 (55.17%) Finance
4 15 (51.72%) Data Centre
5 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (34.48%) LAN
5 10 (34.48%) WAN
5 10 (34.48%) OSPF
5 10 (34.48%) CCIE
6 9 (31.03%) BGP
6 9 (31.03%) EIGRP
7 8 (27.59%) Wireless
7 8 (27.59%) VLAN
7 8 (27.59%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (24.14%) Network Security
8 7 (24.14%) MPLS
9 6 (20.69%) Migration
9 6 (20.69%) Network Design
9 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
9 6 (20.69%) Fortinet
10 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
10 5 (17.24%) DMVPN
10 5 (17.24%) HSRP
10 5 (17.24%) High Availability
10 5 (17.24%) PPP
10 5 (17.24%) ATM

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.90%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) Firewall
2 10 (34.48%) LAN
2 10 (34.48%) OSPF
2 10 (34.48%) WAN
3 9 (31.03%) BGP
3 9 (31.03%) EIGRP
4 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (27.59%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (27.59%) VLAN
4 8 (27.59%) Wireless
5 7 (24.14%) MPLS
5 7 (24.14%) Network Security
6 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
7 5 (17.24%) ATM
7 5 (17.24%) DMVPN
7 5 (17.24%) HSRP
7 5 (17.24%) ISDN
7 5 (17.24%) PPP
7 5 (17.24%) X.25
8 3 (10.34%) VPN
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Consultant
2 9 (31.03%) Network Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Network Consultant
4 7 (24.14%) Cisco Consultant
5 6 (20.69%) Data Consultant
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 4 (13.79%) Check Point Consultant
7 4 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (13.79%) Firewall Consultant
7 4 (13.79%) Security Consultant
8 3 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) CISSP Consultant
9 2 (6.90%) Network Manager
9 2 (6.90%) Network Security Consultant
9 2 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Consultant
9 2 (6.90%) SIEM Consultant
10 1 (3.45%) Cisco Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
1 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (20.69%) Migration
2 6 (20.69%) Network Design
3 5 (17.24%) High Availability
3 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps
5 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security
5 2 (6.90%) Kanban
5 2 (6.90%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (6.90%) Security Management
5 2 (6.90%) Security Operations
5 2 (6.90%) SIEM
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Validation
Qualifications
1 28 (96.55%) CCNP
2 16 (55.17%) CCNA
3 10 (34.48%) CCIE
4 4 (13.79%) CCSA
4 4 (13.79%) CCSE
5 2 (6.90%) CISA
5 2 (6.90%) CISM
5 2 (6.90%) CISSP
5 2 (6.90%) MCP
5 2 (6.90%) MCSE
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.45%) CCDA
6 1 (3.45%) CCDP
6 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (6.90%) RACF
1 2 (6.90%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (6.90%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Cisco
2 16 (55.17%) CheckPoint
3 6 (20.69%) Fortinet
4 4 (13.79%) Blue Coat
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) F5
5 3 (10.34%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Aruba
7 1 (3.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) VMware