The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 110 140 147
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 995 791 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.93% 1.60% 1.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.11% 8.58% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 463 360
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 30 58
Average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.20 £15.45 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £45.00 £42.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.64 £18.75 £22.86
% change year-on-year
+20.73% -17.96%
Cisco Certification
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9843 9224 8269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.10% 18.69% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5948 5255 4491
Average daily rate £400 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 467 402 454
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in England

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +33 396 £413 +3.12% 120
South East -13 230 £350 +1.44% 91
North West +19 91 £325 -10.34% 23
South West +23 65 £400 +23.07% 13
Yorkshire -6 59 £350 - 30
East of England +11 56 £315 +5.00% 7
West Midlands +1 47 £315 +14.54% 20
East Midlands +19 31 £313 -10.71% 15
North East -23 6 £282 +25.33% 2
Midlands - 5 £298 -
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 1640 (81.27%) Cisco
2 1173 (58.13%) CCNP
3 1071 (53.07%) CCNA
4 968 (47.97%) Firewall
5 711 (35.23%) WAN
6 668 (33.10%) LAN
7 478 (23.69%) Juniper
8 477 (23.64%) CheckPoint
9 427 (21.16%) Cisco ASA
10 425 (21.06%) BGP
11 421 (20.86%) F5
12 399 (19.77%) OSPF
13 390 (19.33%) Windows
14 379 (18.78%) VPN
15 367 (18.19%) Data Centre
16 363 (17.99%) MPLS
17 357 (17.69%) CCIE
17 357 (17.69%) ITIL
17 357 (17.69%) Network Security
18 346 (17.15%) Wireless
19 327 (16.20%) VMware
20 317 (15.71%) Cisco Nexus
21 316 (15.66%) TCP/IP
22 279 (13.83%) Finance
23 274 (13.58%) Microsoft
24 273 (13.53%) VoIP
25 268 (13.28%) Security Cleared
26 257 (12.74%) Linux
27 254 (12.59%) DNS
28 216 (10.70%) Microsoft Certification

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 89 (4.41%) MS Exchange
2 37 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 37 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (1.49%) Lync
3 30 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (1.14%) IIS
4 23 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (0.55%) IBM Notes
6 10 (0.50%) CMS
7 8 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (0.35%) Apache
8 7 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (0.30%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.25%) nginx
10 5 (0.25%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.099%) TPMS
12 2 (0.099%) CloudStack
13 1 (0.050%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 107 (5.30%) MS Excel
2 93 (4.61%) MS Office
3 53 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 22 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.30%) MS Project
6 5 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.15%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.050%) RMDS
3 1 (0.050%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.050%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (1.09%) SaaS
3 20 (0.99%) Office 365
4 18 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.55%) PaaS
7 8 (0.40%) IaaS
8 1 (0.050%) HP Helion
8 1 (0.050%) Yammer
8 1 (0.050%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.050%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.050%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 968 (47.97%) Firewall
2 711 (35.23%) WAN
3 668 (33.10%) LAN
4 427 (21.16%) Cisco ASA
5 425 (21.06%) BGP
6 399 (19.77%) OSPF
7 379 (18.78%) VPN
8 363 (17.99%) MPLS
9 357 (17.69%) Network Security
10 346 (17.15%) Wireless
11 317 (15.71%) Cisco Nexus
12 316 (15.66%) TCP/IP
13 273 (13.53%) VoIP
14 254 (12.59%) DNS
15 194 (9.61%) EIGRP
16 190 (9.42%) DHCP
17 174 (8.62%) Cisco IOS
18 170 (8.42%) VLAN
19 143 (7.09%) IPsec
20 140 (6.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (2.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (0.40%) Big Data
3 8 (0.40%) MySQL
4 6 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (0.25%) MS Access
5 5 (0.25%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.25%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (0.20%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.099%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.099%) Informix
9 1 (0.050%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.050%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.050%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.050%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.050%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.050%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 10 (0.50%) Jenkins
3 8 (0.40%) Hudson
3 8 (0.40%) Metasploit
4 7 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.20%) JIRA
7 3 (0.15%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.099%) StarTeam
8 2 (0.099%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.050%) Ant
9 1 (0.050%) Subversion
9 1 (0.050%) Git (software)
General
1 279 (13.83%) Finance
2 200 (9.91%) Telecoms
3 84 (4.16%) Banking
4 33 (1.64%) Retail
5 32 (1.59%) Investment Banking
6 17 (0.84%) Legal
7 16 (0.79%) Marketing
8 12 (0.59%) Local Government
8 12 (0.59%) Spanish Language
8 12 (0.59%) Games
9 11 (0.55%) Publishing
10 9 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (0.45%) Electronics
11 8 (0.40%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.40%) Billing
12 7 (0.35%) Advertising
13 6 (0.30%) Back Office
13 6 (0.30%) French Language
14 5 (0.25%) German Language
14 5 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 868 (43.01%) Network Engineer
2 164 (8.13%) Architect
3 154 (7.63%) Analyst
4 147 (7.28%) Cisco Engineer
5 125 (6.19%) Support Engineer
6 121 (6.00%) Security Engineer
7 113 (5.60%) Senior Network Engineer
8 107 (5.30%) Consultant
9 97 (4.81%) Network Support
10 96 (4.76%) Network Architect
11 81 (4.01%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 78 (3.87%) Network Security Engineer
13 62 (3.07%) Network Analyst
13 62 (3.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 62 (3.07%) Network Specialist
14 58 (2.87%) Voice Engineer
15 57 (2.82%) Network Support Engineer
16 55 (2.73%) Design Engineer
17 49 (2.43%) 2nd Line Support
18 48 (2.38%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (3.47%) 802.1X
2 39 (1.93%) CSS
3 33 (1.64%) HTML
4 30 (1.49%) .NET
5 26 (1.29%) JSP
6 23 (1.14%) ASP.NET
7 17 (0.84%) XMPP
8 14 (0.69%) Web Services
9 13 (0.64%) Middleware
10 12 (0.59%) LAMP
11 8 (0.40%) XML
12 5 (0.25%) REST
13 4 (0.20%) SOAP
14 3 (0.15%) VXML
14 3 (0.15%) JSON
14 3 (0.15%) Application Packaging
15 2 (0.099%) FIX Protocol
15 2 (0.099%) WAP
15 2 (0.099%) MFC
15 2 (0.099%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 367 (18.19%) Data Centre
2 79 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (2.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 46 (2.28%) Computer Science
5 42 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
6 33 (1.64%) PKI
7 31 (1.54%) Management Information System
8 25 (1.24%) NHS
9 19 (0.94%) Thin Client
9 19 (0.94%) Fat Client
10 15 (0.74%) Clustering
11 14 (0.69%) Cryptography
12 13 (0.64%) e-Health
12 13 (0.64%) IVR
13 12 (0.59%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (0.55%) CMDB
15 10 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
15 10 (0.50%) Eurex
15 10 (0.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 390 (19.33%) Windows
2 257 (12.74%) Linux
3 147 (7.28%) UNIX
4 130 (6.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 107 (5.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 78 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 61 (3.02%) Windows 7
8 50 (2.48%) Solaris
9 27 (1.34%) Windows XP
10 26 (1.29%) Windows 8
11 22 (1.09%) Android
12 19 (0.94%) CentOS
13 15 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
13 15 (0.74%) Ubuntu
14 14 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
16 10 (0.50%) Debian
17 6 (0.30%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.30%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (17.69%) ITIL
2 210 (10.41%) Network Design
3 199 (9.86%) Load Balancing
4 140 (6.94%) Project Management
5 116 (5.75%) Migration
6 104 (5.15%) Service Delivery
7 91 (4.51%) Network Management
8 87 (4.31%) Network Monitoring
9 74 (3.67%) Change Management
10 65 (3.22%) Service Management
11 62 (3.07%) PRINCE2
12 58 (2.87%) Configuration Management
13 51 (2.53%) Network Architecture
14 48 (2.38%) Information Security
15 46 (2.28%) WAN Optimisation
15 46 (2.28%) Kalman Filter
16 43 (2.13%) ITIL V3
17 41 (2.03%) Capacity Planning
17 41 (2.03%) Change Control
18 39 (1.93%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (4.76%) SQL
2 40 (1.98%) PowerShell
3 34 (1.68%) Perl
4 33 (1.64%) JavaScript
5 28 (1.39%) Python
6 18 (0.89%) C
7 14 (0.69%) Ruby
7 14 (0.69%) Bash Shell
8 13 (0.64%) Lisp
9 12 (0.59%) VB
10 11 (0.55%) PHP
11 8 (0.40%) VBScript
12 5 (0.25%) Tcl
13 4 (0.20%) Java
14 3 (0.15%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.099%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.099%) Go
16 1 (0.050%) R
16 1 (0.050%) Groovy
16 1 (0.050%) C#
Qualifications
1 1173 (58.13%) CCNP
2 1071 (53.07%) CCNA
3 357 (17.69%) CCIE
4 268 (13.28%) Security Cleared
5 216 (10.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 205 (10.16%) SC Cleared
7 144 (7.14%) Degree
8 136 (6.74%) MCSE
9 107 (5.30%) CCDP
10 86 (4.26%) CISSP
11 83 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 78 (3.87%) CCSE
13 77 (3.82%) CCSA
14 70 (3.47%) MCITP
15 65 (3.22%) MCSA
16 56 (2.78%) JNCIA
17 55 (2.73%) CCVP
18 54 (2.68%) CCIP
19 51 (2.53%) CCSP
20 50 (2.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (4.71%) SLA
2 38 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (1.19%) PCI DSS
4 22 (1.09%) QA
5 16 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.30%) JSP 440
7 5 (0.25%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.15%) COBIT
9 2 (0.099%) BS7799
10 1 (0.050%) TickIT
10 1 (0.050%) BS25999
10 1 (0.050%) GPG13
System Software
1 198 (9.81%) Active Directory
2 174 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (3.77%) vSphere
4 56 (2.78%) XenApp
5 45 (2.23%) Hyper-V
6 44 (2.18%) ProxySG
7 38 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (0.74%) XenServer
8 15 (0.74%) XenDesktop
9 14 (0.69%) VMware ESX
10 13 (0.64%) vCloud
11 12 (0.59%) VirtualBox
11 12 (0.59%) NFS
12 10 (0.50%) Snort
13 9 (0.45%) Xen
13 9 (0.45%) KVM
14 6 (0.30%) iptables
14 6 (0.30%) Firmware
15 5 (0.25%) Samba
15 5 (0.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 110 (5.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 46 (2.28%) Cisco UCCX
3 36 (1.78%) SCCM
4 25 (1.24%) CiscoWorks
5 24 (1.19%) Cisco UCCE
5 24 (1.19%) CA Spectrum
6 22 (1.09%) FortiGate
7 21 (1.04%) Puppet
8 20 (0.99%) SCOM
9 19 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
10 16 (0.79%) RANCID
10 16 (0.79%) OPNET
11 14 (0.69%) BladeLogic
12 13 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 13 (0.64%) Control-M
13 10 (0.50%) Backup Exec
13 10 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
14 9 (0.45%) Ansible
14 9 (0.45%) Cisco IPCC
14 9 (0.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1640 (81.27%) Cisco
2 478 (23.69%) Juniper
3 477 (23.64%) CheckPoint
4 421 (20.86%) F5
5 327 (16.20%) VMware
6 274 (13.58%) Microsoft
7 196 (9.71%) Citrix
8 169 (8.37%) HP
9 158 (7.83%) Blue Coat
10 120 (5.95%) SolarWinds
11 75 (3.72%) Avaya
12 71 (3.52%) Fortinet
13 64 (3.17%) Riverbed
14 52 (2.58%) Oracle
15 50 (2.48%) McAfee
16 49 (2.43%) Dell
17 47 (2.33%) Nokia
17 47 (2.33%) Aruba
18 44 (2.18%) Symantec
19 40 (1.98%) Brocade
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