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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 103 162 133
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -29
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 1003 626 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.99% 1.33% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.61% 7.46% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 343 334
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 44
Average hourly rate £18.03 £21.75 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% -24.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.75 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.75 £44.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £19.45 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+20.82% -30.53%
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
10434 8390 8135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.68% 17.76% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6117 4767 4313
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 487 351 562
Average hourly rate £18.03 £18.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.16% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +65 421 £370 +2.06% 114
South East +46 259 £347 -2.46% 83
South West +11 75 £275 -2.65% 30
Yorkshire +34 67 £325 +8.33% 26
North West +10 63 £320 -20.00% 21
West Midlands -11 49 £330 +11.86% 21
East of England -32 34 £325 +8.33% 22
East Midlands +18 24 £313 +25.00% 5
North East -21 8 £305 - 3
Midlands +4 1 - -
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1695 (86.35%) Cisco
2 1116 (56.85%) CCNP
3 1032 (52.57%) Firewall
4 1005 (51.20%) CCNA
5 622 (31.69%) WAN
6 611 (31.13%) LAN
7 478 (24.35%) CheckPoint
8 468 (23.84%) BGP
9 450 (22.92%) Juniper
10 433 (22.06%) OSPF
11 432 (22.01%) CCIE
12 413 (21.04%) Cisco ASA
13 393 (20.02%) ITIL
14 375 (19.10%) F5
15 374 (19.05%) VPN
16 352 (17.93%) MPLS
17 347 (17.68%) Security Cleared
18 333 (16.96%) Cisco Nexus
19 316 (16.10%) Windows
20 303 (15.44%) Network Security
21 281 (14.31%) SC Cleared
22 276 (14.06%) VMware
23 265 (13.50%) Telecoms
24 259 (13.19%) Wireless
25 251 (12.79%) TCP/IP
26 250 (12.74%) Microsoft
27 248 (12.63%) Linux
28 239 (12.18%) HP
29 227 (11.56%) Finance
30 222 (11.31%) Network Design

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (3.72%) MS Exchange
2 36 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (1.43%) IIS
4 23 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (1.12%) Apache
6 16 (0.82%) SharePoint
7 14 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (0.56%) Lync
10 8 (0.41%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.36%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.25%) NetWeaver
13 4 (0.20%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.15%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2000
15 2 (0.10%) Zimbra
15 2 (0.10%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.10%) SAS
Applications
1 95 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 51 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 41 (2.09%) MS Office
4 6 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.31%) MS Project
5 5 (0.25%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.25%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.10%) Summit
6 1 (0.051%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.25%) Office 365
4 4 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.15%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.10%) SaaS
6 2 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1032 (52.57%) Firewall
2 622 (31.69%) WAN
3 611 (31.13%) LAN
4 468 (23.84%) BGP
5 433 (22.06%) OSPF
6 413 (21.04%) Cisco ASA
7 374 (19.05%) VPN
8 352 (17.93%) MPLS
9 333 (16.96%) Cisco Nexus
10 303 (15.44%) Network Security
11 259 (13.19%) Wireless
12 251 (12.79%) TCP/IP
13 218 (11.11%) EIGRP
14 216 (11.00%) VoIP
15 176 (8.97%) DNS
16 150 (7.64%) SAN
17 142 (7.23%) VLAN
17 142 (7.23%) Cisco IOS
18 126 (6.42%) DHCP
19 125 (6.37%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (1.83%) SQL Server
2 22 (1.12%) MySQL
3 15 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (0.51%) MongoDB
4 10 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (0.46%) Relational Database
6 8 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (0.25%) DB2
7 5 (0.25%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.25%) SAP BW
7 5 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (0.20%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.10%) PerformancePoint
9 2 (0.10%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.10%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.10%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 12 (0.61%) Jenkins
3 11 (0.56%) Hudson
4 3 (0.15%) StarTeam
5 2 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.10%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.10%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.10%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.051%) Ant
6 1 (0.051%) Metasploit
General
1 265 (13.50%) Telecoms
2 227 (11.56%) Finance
3 134 (6.83%) Banking
4 34 (1.73%) Investment Banking
5 27 (1.38%) Retail
6 15 (0.76%) Financial Institution
7 14 (0.71%) Back Office
8 13 (0.66%) Games
9 12 (0.61%) Legal
10 11 (0.56%) Publishing
10 11 (0.56%) Spanish Language
11 9 (0.46%) Billing
11 9 (0.46%) Local Government
12 6 (0.31%) German Language
12 6 (0.31%) Law
13 5 (0.25%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.25%) Advertising
14 4 (0.20%) Marketing
14 4 (0.20%) Military
15 2 (0.10%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 800 (40.75%) Network Engineer
2 189 (9.63%) Cisco Engineer
3 165 (8.41%) Consultant
4 156 (7.95%) Analyst
5 137 (6.98%) Security Engineer
6 119 (6.06%) Support Engineer
7 112 (5.71%) Network Support
8 109 (5.55%) Architect
9 99 (5.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 93 (4.74%) Senior Network Engineer
11 88 (4.48%) Design Engineer
12 87 (4.43%) Network Security Engineer
13 82 (4.18%) IP Engineer
14 81 (4.13%) Network Consultant
15 71 (3.62%) Network Analyst
16 68 (3.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 65 (3.31%) Network Specialist
18 64 (3.26%) Network Architect
19 59 (3.01%) Network Support Engineer
20 43 (2.19%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (2.19%) JSP
2 41 (2.09%) HTML
3 32 (1.63%) .NET
4 30 (1.53%) ASP.NET
5 27 (1.38%) CSS
6 19 (0.97%) Web Services
7 18 (0.92%) XMPP
8 15 (0.76%) LAMP
8 15 (0.76%) WAP
9 14 (0.71%) Middleware
10 8 (0.41%) XML
10 8 (0.41%) SOAP
11 4 (0.20%) .NET Framework
11 4 (0.20%) CGI
11 4 (0.20%) WML
12 3 (0.15%) SAP Basis
13 2 (0.10%) Ajax
13 2 (0.10%) WCF
13 2 (0.10%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (0.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 81 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
3 35 (1.78%) Management Information System
4 30 (1.53%) FlexPod
5 29 (1.48%) Blackberry
6 27 (1.38%) Clustering
7 26 (1.32%) PKI
8 20 (1.02%) IVR
9 19 (0.97%) Visualisation
10 18 (0.92%) Open Source
10 18 (0.92%) SecurID
10 18 (0.92%) NHS
11 15 (0.76%) Computer Science
12 14 (0.71%) Mobile App
13 13 (0.66%) Thin Client
13 13 (0.66%) User Experience
13 13 (0.66%) Fat Client
14 11 (0.56%) e-Health
14 11 (0.56%) Online Games
15 10 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 316 (16.10%) Windows
2 248 (12.63%) Linux
3 164 (8.35%) UNIX
4 109 (5.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 80 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 56 (2.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 42 (2.14%) Windows 7
8 35 (1.78%) Solaris
9 31 (1.58%) Windows XP
10 29 (1.48%) CentOS
11 17 (0.87%) Windows 8
12 16 (0.82%) Windows 2000
13 12 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
14 11 (0.56%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.46%) Android
16 5 (0.25%) Debian
17 4 (0.20%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.15%) SUSE
18 3 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (20.02%) ITIL
2 222 (11.31%) Network Design
3 221 (11.26%) Load Balancing
4 164 (8.35%) Network Management
5 99 (5.04%) Network Monitoring
5 99 (5.04%) Migration
6 94 (4.79%) Network Architecture
7 89 (4.53%) Project Management
8 86 (4.38%) Mentoring
9 83 (4.23%) Change Management
10 82 (4.18%) Service Delivery
11 69 (3.52%) Incident Management
12 62 (3.16%) Change Control
13 54 (2.75%) Service Management
14 52 (2.65%) E-Commerce
15 51 (2.60%) Information Security
16 39 (1.99%) Root Cause Analysis
17 37 (1.88%) Kalman Filter
18 35 (1.78%) Problem Management
19 33 (1.68%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 76 (3.87%) Perl
1 76 (3.87%) SQL
2 47 (2.39%) PowerShell
3 40 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 31 (1.58%) Python
5 26 (1.32%) Bash Shell
6 20 (1.02%) C
6 20 (1.02%) PHP
7 14 (0.71%) Java
8 13 (0.66%) Ruby
9 11 (0.56%) Lisp
10 10 (0.51%) Shell Script
10 10 (0.51%) VB
11 8 (0.41%) R
11 8 (0.41%) Tcl
12 7 (0.36%) T-SQL
12 7 (0.36%) VBScript
13 6 (0.31%) C#
14 4 (0.20%) C++
15 3 (0.15%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1116 (56.85%) CCNP
2 1005 (51.20%) CCNA
3 432 (22.01%) CCIE
4 347 (17.68%) Security Cleared
5 281 (14.31%) SC Cleared
6 175 (8.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 150 (7.64%) CCDP
8 122 (6.21%) MCSE
9 113 (5.76%) CISSP
10 101 (5.15%) CCSE
11 95 (4.84%) CCSA
12 88 (4.48%) Degree
13 74 (3.77%) DV Cleared
14 69 (3.52%) MCITP
15 65 (3.31%) CCSP
16 59 (3.01%) JNCIA
17 58 (2.95%) CCIP
18 46 (2.34%) CCVP
19 41 (2.09%) MCP
20 35 (1.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (5.55%) SLA
2 47 (2.39%) PCI DSS
3 24 (1.22%) QA
4 19 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.87%) JSP 440
6 12 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.25%) GPG13
8 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.10%) COBIT
9 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.10%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 133 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 130 (6.62%) Active Directory
3 50 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
4 47 (2.39%) vSphere
5 42 (2.14%) Hyper-V
5 42 (2.14%) ProxySG
6 25 (1.27%) XenApp
7 19 (0.97%) Snort
8 17 (0.87%) XenServer
9 16 (0.82%) NFS
10 15 (0.76%) Firmware
11 14 (0.71%) VMware ESX
12 11 (0.56%) Samba
13 9 (0.46%) KVM
14 8 (0.41%) Nmap
15 7 (0.36%) vCloud
15 7 (0.36%) XenDesktop
15 7 (0.36%) Squid
16 5 (0.25%) UAG
17 3 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 68 (3.46%) Cisco CUCM
2 38 (1.94%) FortiGate
3 34 (1.73%) Cisco UCCE
4 32 (1.63%) Cisco Prime
5 31 (1.58%) Puppet
6 30 (1.53%) Cisco UCCX
7 27 (1.38%) SCCM
8 26 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
8 26 (1.32%) CA Spectrum
9 22 (1.12%) RANCID
9 22 (1.12%) OPNET
10 21 (1.07%) CiscoWorks
11 19 (0.97%) OpenNMS
12 18 (0.92%) SolarWinds Orion
12 18 (0.92%) OpenView
13 16 (0.82%) Nessus
14 12 (0.61%) Backup Exec
15 11 (0.56%) Salt
15 11 (0.56%) SCOM
16 10 (0.51%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1695 (86.35%) Cisco
2 478 (24.35%) CheckPoint
3 450 (22.92%) Juniper
4 375 (19.10%) F5
5 276 (14.06%) VMware
6 250 (12.74%) Microsoft
7 239 (12.18%) HP
8 159 (8.10%) Blue Coat
9 155 (7.90%) Citrix
10 92 (4.69%) SolarWinds
11 87 (4.43%) Riverbed
12 82 (4.18%) Fortinet
13 79 (4.02%) Nokia
14 72 (3.67%) Nortel
15 61 (3.11%) McAfee
16 54 (2.75%) BMC
17 52 (2.65%) Avaya
17 52 (2.65%) Red Hat
18 46 (2.34%) BT
19 37 (1.88%) CA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
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Waterlooville, Hampshire
TribePost.co.uk
Rate: Up to £30k+
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Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
TribePost.co.uk
Rate: Up to £30k+
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Southampton, Hampshire
TribePost.co.uk
Rate: Up to £30k+
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Scarborough, North Yorkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Rate: Up to £30k+
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Rugby, Warwickshire
TribePost.co.uk
Rate: Up to £30k+
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
TribePost.co.uk
Rate: Up to £30k+
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Horsham, West Sussex
TribePost.co.uk
Rate: Up to £30k+
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Hereford, Herefordshire
TribePost.co.uk
Rate: Up to £30k+
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
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Skipton, North Yorkshire
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Swindon, Wiltshire
Hays Talent Solutions
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X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 275 per day
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