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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 116 105 162
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +57
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 912 933 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.93% 2.02% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.10% 9.98% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 588 338
Average daily rate £363 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 28 24
Average hourly rate £40.50 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.48 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £18.82 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+103.29% -24.74%
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
10022 9350 8593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.24% 20.29% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6263 5473 4720
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £233 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 435 397
Average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -31 325 £388 +6.16% 118
South East +15 277 £350 +7.69% 107
South West +10 74 £363 +2.11% 22
Yorkshire -19 74 £313 -0.79% 23
East of England +25 47 £363 +3.57% 36
North West -27 45 £308 +12.84% 20
East Midlands -1 30 £323 +1.17% 15
West Midlands -16 30 £375 +15.38% 31
North East -22 7 £325 +23.80% 3
Midlands -1 1 £225 -18.18%
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1487 (82.70%) Cisco
2 1065 (59.23%) CCNP
3 906 (50.39%) CCNA
4 877 (48.78%) Firewall
5 633 (35.21%) WAN
6 592 (32.93%) LAN
7 401 (22.30%) Cisco ASA
8 384 (21.36%) Juniper
9 370 (20.58%) CheckPoint
10 366 (20.36%) ITIL
11 354 (19.69%) CCIE
12 350 (19.47%) Data Centre
13 341 (18.97%) BGP
14 330 (18.35%) MPLS
15 325 (18.08%) Windows
16 310 (17.24%) Wireless
17 309 (17.19%) VPN
18 306 (17.02%) Network Security
19 299 (16.63%) Security Cleared
20 295 (16.41%) Cisco Nexus
21 290 (16.13%) F5
21 290 (16.13%) OSPF
22 254 (14.13%) VMware
23 242 (13.46%) SC Cleared
24 239 (13.29%) DNS
25 235 (13.07%) Microsoft
26 233 (12.96%) TCP/IP
27 232 (12.90%) Finance
28 205 (11.40%) DHCP
28 205 (11.40%) Linux

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 73 (4.06%) MS Exchange
2 29 (1.61%) IIS
3 28 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (1.28%) Lync
5 22 (1.22%) SharePoint
6 19 (1.06%) Apache
7 18 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 18 (1.00%) WebSphere
8 10 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (0.56%) OpenStack
9 8 (0.44%) JBoss
10 7 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.39%) iPlanet
10 7 (0.39%) MQSeries
10 7 (0.39%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.22%) nginx
13 2 (0.11%) Confluence
13 2 (0.11%) MediaWiki
13 2 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 80 (4.45%) MS Excel
2 64 (3.56%) MS Office
3 22 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.056%) MS Project
5 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.39%) BusinessWare
1 7 (0.39%) SAP R/3
2 4 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.22%) Relativity
2 4 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.11%) Cisco SocialMiner
4 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.056%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.056%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 32 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (1.61%) SaaS
3 24 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (1.28%) Office 365
5 17 (0.95%) IaaS
5 17 (0.95%) PaaS
6 9 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.11%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.056%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.056%) IBM PureFlex
8 1 (0.056%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.056%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 877 (48.78%) Firewall
2 633 (35.21%) WAN
3 592 (32.93%) LAN
4 401 (22.30%) Cisco ASA
5 341 (18.97%) BGP
6 330 (18.35%) MPLS
7 310 (17.24%) Wireless
8 309 (17.19%) VPN
9 306 (17.02%) Network Security
10 295 (16.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 290 (16.13%) OSPF
12 239 (13.29%) DNS
13 233 (12.96%) TCP/IP
14 205 (11.40%) DHCP
15 195 (10.85%) VoIP
16 192 (10.68%) EIGRP
17 131 (7.29%) IPsec
18 129 (7.17%) Internet
19 124 (6.90%) VLAN
20 119 (6.62%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 29 (1.61%) MySQL
3 16 (0.89%) Big Data
4 13 (0.72%) DB2
5 11 (0.61%) NoSQL
6 10 (0.56%) MongoDB
7 8 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (0.39%) DB2 UDB
8 7 (0.39%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.17%) Informix
11 3 (0.17%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.11%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.11%) GIS
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle Exadata
13 1 (0.056%) Redis
13 1 (0.056%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 23 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 11 (0.61%) Subversion
3 8 (0.44%) Git (software)
3 8 (0.44%) PHPUnit
3 8 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (0.44%) StarTeam
4 5 (0.28%) JIRA
5 3 (0.17%) Hudson
5 3 (0.17%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.11%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.056%) Ant
7 1 (0.056%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.056%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.056%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.056%) Selenium
7 1 (0.056%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.056%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.056%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 232 (12.90%) Finance
2 181 (10.07%) Telecoms
3 62 (3.45%) Banking
4 41 (2.28%) Retail
5 21 (1.17%) Investment Banking
6 14 (0.78%) Back Office
6 14 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 14 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
7 12 (0.67%) Law
8 11 (0.61%) Legal
9 10 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.56%) Marketing
9 10 (0.56%) Military
10 9 (0.50%) Advertising
11 8 (0.44%) Local Government
11 8 (0.44%) Publishing
12 6 (0.33%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.33%) Games
13 5 (0.28%) Electronics
13 5 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 800 (44.49%) Network Engineer
2 362 (20.13%) Cisco Engineer
3 271 (15.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 195 (10.85%) Architect
5 135 (7.51%) Support Engineer
6 128 (7.12%) Senior Network Engineer
7 112 (6.23%) Network Support
8 106 (5.90%) Analyst
9 104 (5.78%) Security Engineer
10 103 (5.73%) Network Architect
11 94 (5.23%) Consultant
12 93 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 84 (4.67%) Network Support Engineer
14 80 (4.45%) Network Security Engineer
15 68 (3.78%) Network Analyst
16 67 (3.73%) Cisco Support
17 61 (3.39%) Design Engineer
18 57 (3.17%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
19 55 (3.06%) Firewall Engineer
19 55 (3.06%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (2.56%) 802.1X
2 22 (1.22%) XMPP
3 17 (0.95%) Middleware
4 14 (0.78%) LAMP
4 14 (0.78%) Web Services
5 13 (0.72%) .NET
6 11 (0.61%) CSS
7 9 (0.50%) SOAP
7 9 (0.50%) XML
8 8 (0.44%) CakePHP
8 8 (0.44%) jQuery
8 8 (0.44%) JSON
8 8 (0.44%) REST
9 7 (0.39%) MSMQ
10 6 (0.33%) ASP.NET
10 6 (0.33%) HTML
11 5 (0.28%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (0.28%) SailPoint
12 4 (0.22%) WAP
13 2 (0.11%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 350 (19.47%) Data Centre
2 67 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 52 (2.89%) Management Information System
5 43 (2.39%) Video Conferencing
6 35 (1.95%) PKI
7 28 (1.56%) Driving Licence
8 23 (1.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 22 (1.22%) e-Health
10 19 (1.06%) NHS
11 18 (1.00%) CESG
11 18 (1.00%) Clustering
12 16 (0.89%) EMC VNX
13 15 (0.83%) Cryptography
14 14 (0.78%) CESG CLAS
15 13 (0.72%) Fat Client
15 13 (0.72%) Thin Client
16 12 (0.67%) Client/Server
16 12 (0.67%) Replication
17 10 (0.56%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 325 (18.08%) Windows
2 205 (11.40%) Linux
3 150 (8.34%) Windows Server
4 103 (5.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 97 (5.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 95 (5.28%) Unix
7 65 (3.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 44 (2.45%) Windows 7
9 34 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (1.45%) Windows 8
11 24 (1.33%) Solaris
12 20 (1.11%) Windows XP
13 18 (1.00%) CentOS
14 17 (0.95%) AIX
15 14 (0.78%) Windows 2000
16 9 (0.50%) Data ONTAP
16 9 (0.50%) Windows 10
16 9 (0.50%) Windows NT
17 8 (0.44%) SUSE
18 7 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (20.36%) ITIL
2 178 (9.90%) Network Design
3 144 (8.01%) Load Balancing
4 121 (6.73%) Migration
5 103 (5.73%) Project Management
6 102 (5.67%) Information Security
7 77 (4.28%) Change Management
8 76 (4.23%) Network Management
9 69 (3.84%) Network Architecture
10 58 (3.23%) Service Delivery
11 56 (3.11%) TOGAF
12 55 (3.06%) Incident Management
12 55 (3.06%) Network Monitoring
13 53 (2.95%) Service Management
14 48 (2.67%) High Availability
15 46 (2.56%) Problem Management
16 43 (2.39%) SIEM
17 42 (2.34%) Kalman Filter
18 39 (2.17%) PRINCE2
18 39 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (4.34%) SQL
2 41 (2.28%) C
3 30 (1.67%) Perl
4 29 (1.61%) PowerShell
5 21 (1.17%) Python
6 20 (1.11%) Bash Shell
7 15 (0.83%) JavaScript
8 12 (0.67%) Java
8 12 (0.67%) PHP
8 12 (0.67%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.22%) VBScript
10 3 (0.17%) Lisp
11 2 (0.11%) AWK
11 2 (0.11%) Go
11 2 (0.11%) Lua
11 2 (0.11%) Ruby
11 2 (0.11%) Scala
11 2 (0.11%) sed
12 1 (0.056%) Tcl
12 1 (0.056%) VB
Qualifications
1 1065 (59.23%) CCNP
2 906 (50.39%) CCNA
3 354 (19.69%) CCIE
4 299 (16.63%) Security Cleared
5 242 (13.46%) SC Cleared
6 191 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 145 (8.06%) Degree
8 141 (7.84%) MCSE
9 130 (7.23%) CISSP
10 100 (5.56%) CCSA
11 76 (4.23%) CCDP
12 74 (4.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 72 (4.00%) MCSA
14 70 (3.89%) CCSE
15 65 (3.62%) JNCIA
16 64 (3.56%) CISM
17 63 (3.50%) DV Cleared
18 59 (3.28%) JNCIP
19 48 (2.67%) JNCIS
20 45 (2.50%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (5.56%) SLA
2 49 (2.73%) PCI DSS
3 33 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (1.72%) QA
5 12 (0.67%) COBIT
6 11 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
7 7 (0.39%) HIPAA
8 6 (0.33%) ISO 9000
9 4 (0.22%) JSP 440
10 3 (0.17%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.056%) COSO
11 1 (0.056%) Def Stans
11 1 (0.056%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.056%) RMADS
System Software
1 184 (10.23%) Active Directory
2 164 (9.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (3.56%) vSphere
4 47 (2.61%) Hyper-V
5 32 (1.78%) XenApp
6 26 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (1.06%) VMware ESX
8 14 (0.78%) NFS
9 12 (0.67%) Firmware
10 11 (0.61%) ProxySG
10 11 (0.61%) vCloud
10 11 (0.61%) XenServer
11 10 (0.56%) Terminal Server
12 9 (0.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 9 (0.50%) iptables
13 7 (0.39%) ClearTrust
13 7 (0.39%) KVM
13 7 (0.39%) Samba
13 7 (0.39%) XenDesktop
14 5 (0.28%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 70 (3.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 50 (2.78%) Cisco UCCX
3 39 (2.17%) FortiGate
4 37 (2.06%) Cisco UCCE
5 34 (1.89%) CiscoWorks
6 22 (1.22%) SCCM
7 20 (1.11%) SCOM
8 18 (1.00%) NetBackup
9 14 (0.78%) CA Spectrum
9 14 (0.78%) OpenView
10 13 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
11 12 (0.67%) Nagios
12 11 (0.61%) Cisco Prime
13 10 (0.56%) Puppet
13 10 (0.56%) WhatsUp Gold
14 8 (0.44%) Backup Exec
14 8 (0.44%) Cacti
14 8 (0.44%) Nessus
15 7 (0.39%) CA Single Sign-On
16 5 (0.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1487 (82.70%) Cisco
2 384 (21.36%) Juniper
3 370 (20.58%) CheckPoint
4 290 (16.13%) F5
5 254 (14.13%) VMware
6 235 (13.07%) Microsoft
7 144 (8.01%) HP
8 130 (7.23%) Palo Alto
9 122 (6.79%) Citrix
10 90 (5.01%) SolarWinds
11 87 (4.84%) Blue Coat
12 60 (3.34%) Fortinet
13 53 (2.95%) Red Hat
14 52 (2.89%) Aruba
15 50 (2.78%) Riverbed
16 47 (2.61%) Oracle
17 45 (2.50%) EMC
18 41 (2.28%) McAfee
18 41 (2.28%) Remedy
19 40 (2.22%) IBM
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