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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 88 75 65
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 5 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.29% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.31% 2.72% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate - £338 £198
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +70.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+106.83% -12.62%
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
151 147 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.64% 10.82% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 73 50
Average daily rate £353 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.86% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £15.25 £28.75 £15.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.95% +80.42%
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 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
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 12 February 2016, 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 21 (95.45%) CCNA
2 20 (90.91%) Cisco
3 16 (72.73%) CCNP
4 15 (68.18%) Firewall
5 13 (59.09%) Finance
6 12 (54.55%) CCIE
7 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (50.00%) Data Centre
8 10 (45.45%) CheckPoint
8 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (40.91%) LAN
10 8 (36.36%) WAN
10 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
11 7 (31.82%) OSPF
12 6 (27.27%) CCSA
12 6 (27.27%) Blue Coat
12 6 (27.27%) FortiGate
12 6 (27.27%) Network Security
13 5 (22.73%) BGP
13 5 (22.73%) EIGRP
14 4 (18.18%) PPP
14 4 (18.18%) ATM
14 4 (18.18%) ISDN
14 4 (18.18%) Service Management
14 4 (18.18%) VLAN
14 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
15 3 (13.64%) HSRP
15 3 (13.64%) Network Design
15 3 (13.64%) X.25
16 2 (9.09%) Project Management

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) Firewall
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (40.91%) LAN
4 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 8 (36.36%) WAN
5 7 (31.82%) OSPF
6 6 (27.27%) Network Security
7 5 (22.73%) BGP
7 5 (22.73%) EIGRP
8 4 (18.18%) ATM
8 4 (18.18%) ISDN
8 4 (18.18%) PPP
8 4 (18.18%) VLAN
9 3 (13.64%) HSRP
9 3 (13.64%) X.25
10 2 (9.09%) NAS
10 2 (9.09%) SAN
10 2 (9.09%) VPN
11 1 (4.55%) MPLS
11 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Consultant
2 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Check Point Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Firewall Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Network Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Switch Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Data Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Data Network Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Network Specialist
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco Specialist
8 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Network Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Network Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Network Project Manager
8 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) Debian
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 4 (18.18%) Service Management
3 3 (13.64%) Network Design
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) ITSM
5 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.55%) Network Management
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.55%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (95.45%) CCNA
2 16 (72.73%) CCNP
3 12 (54.55%) CCIE
4 6 (27.27%) CCSA
5 1 (4.55%) CCDP
5 1 (4.55%) CCVP
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) MCITP
5 1 (4.55%) MCP
5 1 (4.55%) MCSA
5 1 (4.55%) MCSE
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Firmware
1 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 6 (27.27%) Blue Coat
4 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Verint
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