The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 10 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 5 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.88% 4.41% 6.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.71% 22.22% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate £363 £230 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.60% -23.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £18.82 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+103.29% -24.74%
Cisco Certification
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Qualifications Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 16.47% 19.85% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 13
Average daily rate £363 £245 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.95% -18.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) JNCIP
3 3 (42.86%) IPsec
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) MGW
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) BGP
1 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
1 3 (42.86%) IPsec
1 3 (42.86%) MPLS
1 3 (42.86%) OSPF
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) MGW
2 1 (14.29%) NX-OS
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Designer
1 3 (42.86%) IP Designer
1 3 (42.86%) Network Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) JNCIP
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft