The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 35 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 8 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.89% 1.26% 1.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.02% 6.38% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £230 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -23.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £23.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-12.76% -28.78%
Cisco Certification
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
47 47 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 16.97% 19.75% 25.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 39
Average daily rate £375 £335 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £130 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £23.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +78.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
Dartford - 6 £450 - 1
Maidstone - 1 - -
Sittingbourne - - - - 1
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
West Malling - - - -
Whitstable - - - -
Faversham - - - -
Cisco Certification
South East

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) Firewall
3 13 (68.42%) LAN
4 12 (63.16%) WAN
4 12 (63.16%) CCNP
5 10 (52.63%) ITIL
6 9 (47.37%) CCNA
7 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
8 7 (36.84%) CCDP
8 7 (36.84%) Windows
9 6 (31.58%) SLA
9 6 (31.58%) Firmware
9 6 (31.58%) Network Management
10 5 (26.32%) VMware
10 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (26.32%) MCSE
11 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
11 4 (21.05%) CCVP
11 4 (21.05%) Advertising
11 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (21.05%) F5
12 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (15.79%) OSPF
12 3 (15.79%) Foglight
12 3 (15.79%) Citrix
13 2 (10.53%) CISSP
13 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
13 2 (10.53%) Juniper
13 2 (10.53%) SAN

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) Firewall
2 13 (68.42%) LAN
3 12 (63.16%) WAN
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (15.79%) OSPF
5 2 (10.53%) SAN
5 2 (10.53%) MPLS
5 2 (10.53%) BGP
5 2 (10.53%) DNS
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) BIG-IP
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (5.26%) VLAN
6 1 (5.26%) RIP
6 1 (5.26%) VPN
General
1 4 (21.05%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Network Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Network Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Network Support
7 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Network Management
3 2 (10.53%) BCP
3 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Change Control
3 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) CCNP
2 9 (47.37%) CCNA
3 7 (36.84%) CCDP
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (26.32%) MCSE
5 4 (21.05%) CCVP
6 2 (10.53%) CISSP
6 2 (10.53%) CISA
6 2 (10.53%) CISM
6 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (10.53%) MCITP
6 2 (10.53%) CRISC
7 1 (5.26%) CCIE
7 1 (5.26%) CCDA
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Firmware
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) XenApp
3 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
3 2 (10.53%) vSphere
4 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Foglight
2 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) F5
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) Juniper
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.26%) McAfee