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 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 60 82 80
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 12 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.45% 0.66% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.26% 5.92% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £40.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-37.03% +97.56%

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
117 152 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.13% 11.07% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 68 69
Median daily rate £425 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £190 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Median hourly rate £52.00 £15.25 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.98% -46.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +110.52%

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
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 23 January 2017.

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 23 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 23 (92.00%) Cisco
2 22 (88.00%) CCNP
3 16 (64.00%) CheckPoint
3 16 (64.00%) Firewall
4 12 (48.00%) OSPF
4 12 (48.00%) BGP
5 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
6 8 (32.00%) VMware
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (28.00%) MPLS
7 7 (28.00%) Migration
7 7 (28.00%) CCNA
8 6 (24.00%) Network Security
8 6 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (24.00%) F5
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (20.00%) DevOps
9 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.00%) BIG-IP
10 4 (16.00%) Finance
10 4 (16.00%) Fortinet
10 4 (16.00%) Kanban
10 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
10 4 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
10 4 (16.00%) WAN
10 4 (16.00%) Spanning Tree
10 4 (16.00%) vSphere
11 3 (12.00%) Network Design

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 1 (4.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) Firewall
2 12 (48.00%) BGP
2 12 (48.00%) OSPF
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (28.00%) MPLS
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (24.00%) Network Security
5 5 (20.00%) BIG-IP
5 5 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (16.00%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (16.00%) WAN
7 3 (12.00%) LAN
7 3 (12.00%) VXLAN
8 2 (8.00%) DHCP
8 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.00%) VoIP
9 1 (4.00%) FCoE
9 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) DevOps
3 4 (16.00%) Kanban
3 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security
4 3 (12.00%) Network Design
4 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.00%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) People Management
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) CCNP
2 7 (28.00%) CCNA
3 6 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (12.00%) MCP
5 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.00%) CCIE
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.00%) vSphere
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Cacti
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Cisco
2 16 (64.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (32.00%) VMware
4 6 (24.00%) F5
5 4 (16.00%) Fortinet
6 3 (12.00%) Juniper
7 1 (4.00%) Aruba
7 1 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds