The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 37 25 38
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 14 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.98% 3.25% 1.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.09% 9.09% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Average daily rate
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£263 £545 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.83% +21.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £19.45 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+14.39% -25.19%
Cisco Certification
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
230 88 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 48.94% 35.77% 51.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 36 65
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £545 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Cheltenham -4 9 £263 - 3
Gloucester - - - - 1
Filton - - - -
Cisco Certification
South West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 17 (85.00%) CCNP
3 16 (80.00%) Firewall
4 14 (70.00%) MPLS
5 12 (60.00%) BGP
6 11 (55.00%) Juniper
6 11 (55.00%) LAN
7 10 (50.00%) WAN
7 10 (50.00%) VPN
7 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
8 9 (45.00%) ITIL
8 9 (45.00%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (40.00%) EIGRP
9 8 (40.00%) Problem Management
10 7 (35.00%) Cisco PIX
10 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (35.00%) CCNA
10 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
11 6 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (30.00%) VLAN
12 5 (25.00%) BIG-IP
12 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
12 5 (25.00%) ProxySG
12 5 (25.00%) SSL
12 5 (25.00%) Windows
12 5 (25.00%) Linux
12 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
12 5 (25.00%) F5
13 4 (20.00%) CCSP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 14 (70.00%) MPLS
3 12 (60.00%) BGP
4 11 (55.00%) LAN
5 10 (50.00%) WAN
5 10 (50.00%) VPN
6 9 (45.00%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (40.00%) EIGRP
8 7 (35.00%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (30.00%) VLAN
10 5 (25.00%) BIG-IP
10 5 (25.00%) SSL
11 3 (15.00%) Wireless
11 3 (15.00%) Network Security
12 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (10.00%) tcpdump
12 2 (10.00%) SONET
12 2 (10.00%) DSL
12 2 (10.00%) ATM
12 2 (10.00%) ISDN
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Network Team Leader
1 5 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Supervisor
3 3 (15.00%) Operations Team Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Network Operations Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.00%) Network Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) Service Management
7 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) CCNP
2 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) CCNA
4 4 (20.00%) CCSP
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) CCSE
6 1 (5.00%) CCSA
6 1 (5.00%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) Juniper
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (25.00%) F5
5 3 (15.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) NetQoS
6 2 (10.00%) Nokia
7 1 (5.00%) Remedy