The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 53 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +6
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 7 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.43% 4.86% 3.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.29% 18.75% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 7
Average daily rate
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£263 £250 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £163 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £388 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+13.58% -22.11%
Cisco Certification
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
96 128 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 19.67% 25.91% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 50 50
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £140 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 23
Average hourly rate £33.73 £14.00 £34.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.89% -59.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £9.71 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £17.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.79
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -24.32%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
(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
Basildon - - - - 1
Chelmsford - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
Cisco Certification
East of England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (72.73%) CCNA
3 14 (63.64%) CCNP
4 12 (54.55%) Firewall
5 10 (45.45%) VMware
5 10 (45.45%) DNS
5 10 (45.45%) DHCP
6 9 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (36.36%) SAN
8 7 (31.82%) WAN
8 7 (31.82%) LAN
8 7 (31.82%) CheckPoint
9 6 (27.27%) EMC
9 6 (27.27%) HP
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (22.73%) IP Telephony
10 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (22.73%) Network Security
10 5 (22.73%) F5
10 5 (22.73%) Dell
10 5 (22.73%) VPN
10 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
10 5 (22.73%) Windows
10 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
10 5 (22.73%) Migration
11 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
11 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (18.18%) BGP
11 4 (18.18%) Linux
11 4 (18.18%) MCSE

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) DHCP
2 10 (45.45%) DNS
3 9 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (36.36%) SAN
5 7 (31.82%) LAN
5 7 (31.82%) WAN
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (22.73%) Network Security
7 5 (22.73%) IP Telephony
7 5 (22.73%) VPN
8 4 (18.18%) SSL
8 4 (18.18%) BGP
8 4 (18.18%) iSCSI
9 3 (13.64%) BIG-IP
9 3 (13.64%) DMVPN
9 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (13.64%) OSPF
9 3 (13.64%) NetScreen
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) German Language
3 2 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Security Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Network Security Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Network Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Network Planner
4 2 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Thin Client
1 3 (13.64%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.09%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
3 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Network Design
3 3 (13.64%) Line Management
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Network Management
4 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) CCNA
2 14 (63.64%) CCNP
3 4 (18.18%) MCSE
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (13.64%) CCIE
4 3 (13.64%) CCSE
4 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (9.09%) Degree
5 2 (9.09%) MCP
5 2 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (9.09%) CCDP
6 1 (4.55%) CCVP
6 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) CheckPoint
4 6 (27.27%) EMC
4 6 (27.27%) HP
5 5 (22.73%) Dell
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) F5
6 3 (13.64%) Zeacom
6 3 (13.64%) Blue Coat
6 3 (13.64%) Infoblox
6 3 (13.64%) Imperva
6 3 (13.64%) Citrix
7 2 (9.09%) Altiris
8 1 (4.55%) Siemens