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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 43 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 11 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.17% 1.14% 1.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.10% 4.81% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Average daily rate £273 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £18.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+99.94% -27.48%
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
84 104 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.54% 23.64% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 51 54
Average daily rate £375 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 6
Average hourly rate £46.00 £42.00 £33.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +24.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £28.25 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £50.02 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Essex region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 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
Brentwood 0 1 £171 - 1
Cisco Certification
East of England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) Cisco
3 14 (70.00%) CCNP
4 10 (50.00%) WAN
4 10 (50.00%) Finance
5 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (40.00%) Network Security
7 7 (35.00%) Cisco UCCX
7 7 (35.00%) CCSA
8 6 (30.00%) CCNA
8 6 (30.00%) DNS
9 5 (25.00%) OSPF
9 5 (25.00%) BGP
10 4 (20.00%) VMware
10 4 (20.00%) NetScreen
10 4 (20.00%) Unix
10 4 (20.00%) Juniper
10 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (15.00%) IMAP
11 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
11 3 (15.00%) VPN
11 3 (15.00%) Internet
11 3 (15.00%) MPLS
11 3 (15.00%) CCIE
11 3 (15.00%) Citrix
11 3 (15.00%) Linux
11 3 (15.00%) LDAP
11 3 (15.00%) LAN
11 3 (15.00%) VoIP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) WAN
3 8 (40.00%) Network Security
4 6 (30.00%) DNS
5 5 (25.00%) BGP
5 5 (25.00%) OSPF
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (20.00%) NetScreen
7 3 (15.00%) DHCP
7 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (15.00%) FTP
7 3 (15.00%) IMAP
7 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (15.00%) IPsec
7 3 (15.00%) LAN
7 3 (15.00%) LDAP
7 3 (15.00%) SMTP
7 3 (15.00%) SSL
7 3 (15.00%) VoIP
7 3 (15.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Team Leader
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Network Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Security Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Check Point Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IP Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior IP Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior IP Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.00%) Information Security
2 1 (5.00%) Line Management
2 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (5.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) CCNP
2 7 (35.00%) CCSA
3 6 (30.00%) CCNA
4 3 (15.00%) CCIE
5 2 (10.00%) CCSP
5 2 (10.00%) JNCIP
6 1 (5.00%) CCA
6 1 (5.00%) CCEA
6 1 (5.00%) CCEE
6 1 (5.00%) CCSE
6 1 (5.00%) CEH
6 1 (5.00%) CISM
6 1 (5.00%) CISSP
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (5.00%) MCSE
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.00%) RHCE
6 1 (5.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (5.00%) Nessus
3 1 (5.00%) QRadar
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (20.00%) Juniper
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 2 (10.00%) F5
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) Imperva
5 2 (10.00%) Infoblox
6 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam