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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 99 147 146
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 944 624 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.04% 1.40% 1.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.16% 7.48% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 338 279
Average daily rate
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£347 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £487 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £304
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +15.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 51
Average hourly rate £18.07 £22.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.71% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.23 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £45.90 £44.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.89% -25.39%
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
9289 8344 7378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.11% 18.76% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5481 4614 3921
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 390 528
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.64 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% -19.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £44.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.70
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.90%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +65 392 £365 -2.66% 157
South East +28 246 £350 -3.44% 99
Yorkshire +46 88 £315 +5.00% 33
South West -12 65 £325 +23.80% 45
North West +7 60 £288 -23.33% 25
West Midlands -9 35 £325 +9.24% 16
East of England -11 27 £355 -8.38% 23
East Midlands +20 19 £313 +32.97% 6
North East -8 8 £305 - 1
Midlands +7 2 £275 -
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1672 (86.63%) Cisco
2 1126 (58.34%) CCNP
3 1025 (53.11%) Firewall
4 994 (51.50%) CCNA
5 612 (31.71%) WAN
6 603 (31.24%) LAN
7 486 (25.18%) BGP
8 467 (24.20%) CheckPoint
9 445 (23.06%) OSPF
10 438 (22.69%) Cisco ASA
11 428 (22.18%) CCIE
12 427 (22.12%) Juniper
13 402 (20.83%) F5
14 382 (19.79%) VPN
15 378 (19.59%) MPLS
16 374 (19.38%) ITIL
17 334 (17.31%) Security Cleared
18 329 (17.05%) Cisco Nexus
19 319 (16.53%) Windows
19 319 (16.53%) VMware
20 307 (15.91%) Network Security
21 273 (14.15%) SC Cleared
21 273 (14.15%) Linux
22 255 (13.21%) Microsoft
23 252 (13.06%) TCP/IP
24 247 (12.80%) Wireless
25 243 (12.59%) Telecoms
25 243 (12.59%) Finance
26 242 (12.54%) HP
27 221 (11.45%) EIGRP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 86 (4.46%) MS Exchange
2 39 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (1.55%) IIS
4 25 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (1.24%) Apache
6 22 (1.14%) SharePoint
7 18 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 16 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (0.57%) Lync
10 9 (0.47%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.41%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.36%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.26%) NetWeaver
14 4 (0.21%) SAS
15 3 (0.16%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2000
16 2 (0.10%) MediaWiki
16 2 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.10%) nginx
Applications
1 96 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 39 (2.02%) MS Visio
3 37 (1.92%) MS Office
4 7 (0.36%) MS Project
5 6 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.21%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.26%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.10%) Summit
4 2 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.36%) Office 365
3 6 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.16%) IaaS
4 3 (0.16%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1025 (53.11%) Firewall
2 612 (31.71%) WAN
3 603 (31.24%) LAN
4 486 (25.18%) BGP
5 445 (23.06%) OSPF
6 438 (22.69%) Cisco ASA
7 382 (19.79%) VPN
8 378 (19.59%) MPLS
9 329 (17.05%) Cisco Nexus
10 307 (15.91%) Network Security
11 252 (13.06%) TCP/IP
12 247 (12.80%) Wireless
13 221 (11.45%) EIGRP
14 204 (10.57%) DNS
15 203 (10.52%) VoIP
16 164 (8.50%) Cisco IOS
17 156 (8.08%) DHCP
18 153 (7.93%) SAN
19 137 (7.10%) VLAN
20 116 (6.01%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (2.18%) SQL Server
2 24 (1.24%) MySQL
3 16 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (0.52%) MongoDB
4 10 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (0.47%) Relational Database
6 8 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.26%) DB2
8 5 (0.26%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.26%) SAP BW
9 4 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.21%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.10%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.10%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.10%) MS Access
10 2 (0.10%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (0.73%) Jenkins
2 13 (0.67%) Hudson
3 12 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.16%) StarTeam
5 2 (0.10%) JIRA
5 2 (0.10%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.10%) Subversion
5 2 (0.10%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.052%) Ant
6 1 (0.052%) Metasploit
General
1 243 (12.59%) Telecoms
1 243 (12.59%) Finance
2 133 (6.89%) Banking
3 45 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 20 (1.04%) Retail
4 20 (1.04%) Games
5 17 (0.88%) Back Office
6 15 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 15 (0.78%) Legal
7 11 (0.57%) Local Government
7 11 (0.57%) Publishing
7 11 (0.57%) Spanish Language
8 8 (0.41%) Billing
9 7 (0.36%) German Language
10 6 (0.31%) Law
11 5 (0.26%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.26%) Marketing
12 4 (0.21%) Military
12 4 (0.21%) Advertising
13 2 (0.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 821 (42.54%) Network Engineer
2 168 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
3 150 (7.77%) Consultant
4 148 (7.67%) Analyst
5 128 (6.63%) Security Engineer
6 110 (5.70%) Support Engineer
7 109 (5.65%) Architect
8 101 (5.23%) Network Support
8 101 (5.23%) Senior Network Engineer
9 87 (4.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 79 (4.09%) IP Engineer
11 78 (4.04%) Network Specialist
11 78 (4.04%) Network Security Engineer
12 77 (3.99%) Design Engineer
13 76 (3.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 73 (3.78%) Network Consultant
15 69 (3.58%) Network Analyst
16 61 (3.16%) Network Architect
17 49 (2.54%) Network Support Engineer
18 44 (2.28%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (2.49%) HTML
2 47 (2.44%) JSP
3 37 (1.92%) .NET
4 34 (1.76%) ASP.NET
5 29 (1.50%) CSS
6 18 (0.93%) XMPP
7 17 (0.88%) Web Services
8 15 (0.78%) LAMP
9 14 (0.73%) Middleware
10 12 (0.62%) WAP
11 6 (0.31%) SOAP
12 5 (0.26%) XML
13 4 (0.21%) CGI
13 4 (0.21%) .NET Framework
14 3 (0.16%) SAP Basis
15 2 (0.10%) Ajax
15 2 (0.10%) ASP.NET MVC
15 2 (0.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 2 (0.10%) Application Packaging
15 2 (0.10%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 89 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
3 38 (1.97%) Blackberry
4 28 (1.45%) FlexPod
5 27 (1.40%) Management Information System
5 27 (1.40%) Thin Client
5 27 (1.40%) PKI
5 27 (1.40%) Fat Client
6 24 (1.24%) Clustering
7 21 (1.09%) IVR
8 19 (0.98%) Computer Science
8 19 (0.98%) SecurID
8 19 (0.98%) Visualisation
9 17 (0.88%) Open Source
10 15 (0.78%) NHS
11 13 (0.67%) User Experience
12 12 (0.62%) Hedge funds
12 12 (0.62%) Online Games
13 11 (0.57%) Replication
13 11 (0.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 319 (16.53%) Windows
2 273 (14.15%) Linux
3 162 (8.39%) UNIX
4 109 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 87 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 63 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 49 (2.54%) Windows 7
8 43 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 32 (1.66%) CentOS
10 30 (1.55%) Windows XP
11 27 (1.40%) Solaris
12 17 (0.88%) Windows 8
13 16 (0.83%) Windows 2000
14 13 (0.67%) Ubuntu
14 13 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
15 10 (0.52%) Android
16 6 (0.31%) Debian
17 4 (0.21%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
18 3 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (19.38%) ITIL
2 221 (11.45%) Load Balancing
3 203 (10.52%) Network Design
4 167 (8.65%) Network Management
5 104 (5.39%) Network Monitoring
6 103 (5.34%) Migration
7 86 (4.46%) Network Architecture
8 85 (4.40%) Mentoring
9 84 (4.35%) Change Management
10 80 (4.15%) Service Delivery
11 77 (3.99%) Project Management
12 73 (3.78%) E-Commerce
13 71 (3.68%) Incident Management
14 52 (2.69%) Change Control
15 50 (2.59%) Service Management
16 49 (2.54%) Information Security
17 48 (2.49%) Low Latency
18 45 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
19 42 (2.18%) Kalman Filter
20 40 (2.07%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 73 (3.78%) Perl
1 73 (3.78%) SQL
2 44 (2.28%) PowerShell
3 43 (2.23%) JavaScript
4 37 (1.92%) Python
5 34 (1.76%) C
6 26 (1.35%) Bash Shell
7 19 (0.98%) PHP
8 13 (0.67%) Java
8 13 (0.67%) Ruby
9 9 (0.47%) Lisp
9 9 (0.47%) Shell Script
10 8 (0.41%) VBScript
10 8 (0.41%) R
11 7 (0.36%) VB
12 6 (0.31%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.16%) C++
13 3 (0.16%) Erlang
14 2 (0.10%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1126 (58.34%) CCNP
2 994 (51.50%) CCNA
3 428 (22.18%) CCIE
4 334 (17.31%) Security Cleared
5 273 (14.15%) SC Cleared
6 179 (9.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 131 (6.79%) CCDP
8 120 (6.22%) MCSE
9 113 (5.85%) CCSE
10 101 (5.23%) CISSP
11 93 (4.82%) Degree
12 88 (4.56%) CCSA
13 68 (3.52%) DV Cleared
13 68 (3.52%) MCITP
14 66 (3.42%) CCIP
15 58 (3.01%) JNCIA
16 56 (2.90%) CCSP
17 44 (2.28%) CCVP
18 38 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 33 (1.71%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (5.23%) SLA
2 43 (2.23%) PCI DSS
3 20 (1.04%) QA
4 18 (0.93%) JSP 440
5 13 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.31%) GPG13
8 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.10%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.052%) COBIT
System Software
1 171 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 132 (6.84%) Active Directory
3 55 (2.85%) vSphere
4 49 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
5 44 (2.28%) ProxySG
6 42 (2.18%) Hyper-V
7 27 (1.40%) XenServer
8 26 (1.35%) XenApp
9 24 (1.24%) vCloud
10 23 (1.19%) Firmware
11 16 (0.83%) Snort
11 16 (0.83%) VMware ESX
12 14 (0.73%) NFS
13 13 (0.67%) Samba
14 10 (0.52%) KVM
15 9 (0.47%) XenDesktop
16 8 (0.41%) Nmap
16 8 (0.41%) Squid
17 5 (0.26%) UAG
18 3 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 63 (3.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 37 (1.92%) Puppet
3 36 (1.87%) FortiGate
4 29 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
5 28 (1.45%) Cisco UCCE
6 26 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
7 25 (1.30%) CA Spectrum
7 25 (1.30%) SCCM
8 23 (1.19%) RANCID
9 22 (1.14%) CiscoWorks
10 20 (1.04%) OPNET
11 19 (0.98%) OpenNMS
12 17 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
12 17 (0.88%) OpenView
13 13 (0.67%) Nessus
14 12 (0.62%) NetBackup
14 12 (0.62%) Nagios
15 11 (0.57%) Backup Exec
15 11 (0.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 1672 (86.63%) Cisco
2 467 (24.20%) CheckPoint
3 427 (22.12%) Juniper
4 402 (20.83%) F5
5 319 (16.53%) VMware
6 255 (13.21%) Microsoft
7 242 (12.54%) HP
8 174 (9.02%) Citrix
9 172 (8.91%) Blue Coat
10 102 (5.28%) SolarWinds
11 87 (4.51%) Fortinet
12 79 (4.09%) Riverbed
13 72 (3.73%) Nokia
14 64 (3.32%) Nortel
15 57 (2.95%) Avaya
16 56 (2.90%) McAfee
17 55 (2.85%) Red Hat
18 52 (2.69%) BMC
19 47 (2.44%) Infoblox
20 46 (2.38%) BT
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Surrey
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Austin Fraser
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City, London
TRG
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Bristol, Avon
TRG
Rate: £350 - £420 Per Day call for details
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Berkshire
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Rate: Up to £400 per day
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North West
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East London
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Rate: £10 - £12 per hour
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Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £275 - £315 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: Negotiable Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Oxfordshire
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