The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 111 187 185
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 421 269 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.85% 1.13% 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.00% 7.23% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 170 133
Average daily rate
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£365 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £502 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 15
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £11.03 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.05 £24.90 £99.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £20.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -27.67%
Cisco Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3829 3720 3169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.82% 15.63% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2650 2401 1983
Average daily rate £425 £410 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 83 130
Average hourly rate £15.77 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.91% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.78 £11.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £40.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in London

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in London

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in London

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
City of London +29 113 £353 -6.00% 41
Hounslow +1 3 - - 2
Uxbridge +4 1 £350 -
Bromley - 1 £550 -
Croydon - 1 - - 2
Enfield - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
New Malden - - - -
Orpington - - - - 2
Sidcup - - - -
Southall - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 674 (84.89%) Cisco
2 470 (59.19%) CCNP
3 434 (54.66%) Firewall
4 321 (40.43%) CCNA
5 249 (31.36%) BGP
6 228 (28.72%) CCIE
6 228 (28.72%) WAN
7 216 (27.20%) LAN
8 207 (26.07%) Juniper
9 198 (24.94%) F5
10 197 (24.81%) OSPF
11 193 (24.31%) CheckPoint
12 172 (21.66%) Cisco ASA
13 164 (20.65%) Cisco Nexus
14 162 (20.40%) VPN
15 161 (20.28%) Finance
16 131 (16.50%) Network Security
17 128 (16.12%) MPLS
18 127 (15.99%) EIGRP
18 127 (15.99%) Windows
19 118 (14.86%) TCP/IP
20 114 (14.36%) VMware
21 104 (13.10%) Wireless
22 102 (12.85%) Banking
23 99 (12.47%) Load Balancing
24 97 (12.22%) Linux
25 96 (12.09%) ITIL
26 86 (10.83%) UNIX
27 84 (10.58%) Microsoft
28 79 (9.95%) VoIP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 37 (4.66%) MS Exchange
2 27 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (1.26%) IIS
5 7 (0.88%) Tomcat
5 7 (0.88%) Lync
6 6 (0.76%) Apache
6 6 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (0.50%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.38%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.25%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.25%) Zimbra
10 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 36 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.39%) MS Office
3 5 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.38%) MS Project
5 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.38%) Office 365
3 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 434 (54.66%) Firewall
2 249 (31.36%) BGP
3 228 (28.72%) WAN
4 216 (27.20%) LAN
5 197 (24.81%) OSPF
6 172 (21.66%) Cisco ASA
7 164 (20.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 162 (20.40%) VPN
9 131 (16.50%) Network Security
10 128 (16.12%) MPLS
11 127 (15.99%) EIGRP
12 118 (14.86%) TCP/IP
13 104 (13.10%) Wireless
14 79 (9.95%) VoIP
15 72 (9.07%) Multicast
16 71 (8.94%) HSRP
17 69 (8.69%) Cisco PIX
18 68 (8.56%) DNS
19 63 (7.93%) SAN
20 59 (7.43%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.02%) MySQL
1 16 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.13%) MongoDB
3 4 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (0.50%) NoSQL
3 4 (0.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.13%) Metasploit
General
1 161 (20.28%) Finance
2 102 (12.85%) Banking
3 50 (6.30%) Telecoms
4 36 (4.53%) Investment Banking
5 15 (1.89%) Financial Institution
6 13 (1.64%) Games
7 10 (1.26%) Spanish Language
8 9 (1.13%) Publishing
9 8 (1.01%) Retail
10 7 (0.88%) Legal
11 5 (0.63%) Law
12 4 (0.50%) Back Office
13 3 (0.38%) Marketing
14 2 (0.25%) German Language
14 2 (0.25%) Russian Language
14 2 (0.25%) Billing
15 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
15 1 (0.13%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 362 (45.59%) Network Engineer
2 102 (12.85%) Cisco Engineer
3 92 (11.59%) Consultant
4 72 (9.07%) Security Engineer
5 58 (7.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 58 (7.30%) Support Engineer
6 49 (6.17%) Network Support
7 48 (6.05%) Architect
7 48 (6.05%) Senior Network Engineer
8 45 (5.67%) Network Security Engineer
9 43 (5.42%) Analyst
10 39 (4.91%) Network Consultant
11 32 (4.03%) Cisco Support
12 27 (3.40%) Network Support Engineer
12 27 (3.40%) Cisco Support Engineer
13 26 (3.27%) Voice Engineer
14 24 (3.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 24 (3.02%) Security Consultant
15 23 (2.90%) Cisco Consultant
16 22 (2.77%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.14%) Web Services
2 14 (1.76%) CSS
3 11 (1.39%) HTML
4 10 (1.26%) .NET
4 10 (1.26%) ASP.NET
5 8 (1.01%) JSP
6 6 (0.76%) Middleware
7 5 (0.63%) XMPP
8 4 (0.50%) LAMP
9 2 (0.25%) Ajax
9 2 (0.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (0.25%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.25%) WCF
9 2 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.25%) ADO.NET
9 2 (0.25%) CGI
10 1 (0.13%) WAP
10 1 (0.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (3.78%) FlexPod
3 13 (1.64%) Clustering
3 13 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
4 11 (1.39%) Online Games
5 10 (1.26%) Hedge funds
6 9 (1.13%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.13%) Replication
7 8 (1.01%) NHS
7 8 (1.01%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.01%) PKI
8 7 (0.88%) Open Source
8 7 (0.88%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.50%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.50%) e-Health
9 4 (0.50%) SecurID
9 4 (0.50%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.50%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.38%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 127 (15.99%) Windows
2 97 (12.22%) Linux
3 86 (10.83%) UNIX
4 36 (4.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (2.27%) Windows 7
7 17 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (1.76%) Windows XP
8 14 (1.76%) Solaris
9 12 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.88%) Windows 2000
11 6 (0.76%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.50%) Android
12 4 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.25%) Scientific Linux
14 2 (0.25%) Debian
15 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.13%) CentOS
15 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (12.47%) Load Balancing
2 96 (12.09%) ITIL
3 69 (8.69%) Network Design
4 52 (6.55%) Migration
5 48 (6.05%) Network Management
6 45 (5.67%) Change Management
7 38 (4.79%) Network Architecture
8 37 (4.66%) Service Delivery
9 36 (4.53%) Network Monitoring
10 35 (4.41%) Project Management
10 35 (4.41%) E-Commerce
11 33 (4.16%) Low Latency
12 31 (3.90%) Information Security
13 30 (3.78%) Service Management
14 28 (3.53%) Mentoring
15 26 (3.27%) Incident Management
16 22 (2.77%) Change Control
17 15 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
17 15 (1.89%) CRM
18 14 (1.76%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (5.92%) Perl
2 30 (3.78%) SQL
3 24 (3.02%) Python
4 11 (1.39%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.26%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.01%) R
7 7 (0.88%) C
8 5 (0.63%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.50%) Java
10 2 (0.25%) C#
10 2 (0.25%) C++
10 2 (0.25%) PHP
10 2 (0.25%) Ruby
10 2 (0.25%) Erlang
10 2 (0.25%) VB
10 2 (0.25%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.13%) Tcl
11 1 (0.13%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.13%) VBScript
11 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 470 (59.19%) CCNP
2 321 (40.43%) CCNA
3 228 (28.72%) CCIE
4 66 (8.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 59 (7.43%) CCDP
6 47 (5.92%) CCSA
7 46 (5.79%) CCSE
8 44 (5.54%) CISSP
8 44 (5.54%) MCSE
9 33 (4.16%) JNCIA
10 32 (4.03%) Security Cleared
11 31 (3.90%) CCVP
12 30 (3.78%) MCITP
13 28 (3.53%) Degree
13 28 (3.53%) SC Cleared
14 22 (2.77%) CCSP
15 21 (2.64%) CCDA
16 19 (2.39%) CISM
16 19 (2.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 15 (1.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.90%) SLA
2 10 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.50%) GPG13
5 4 (0.50%) QA
6 1 (0.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 62 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (6.30%) Active Directory
3 20 (2.52%) vSphere
4 17 (2.14%) XenApp
5 15 (1.89%) Snort
6 14 (1.76%) Hyper-V
6 14 (1.76%) ProxySG
7 12 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (1.39%) VMware ESX
9 8 (1.01%) KVM
10 7 (0.88%) NFS
11 5 (0.63%) Nmap
12 4 (0.50%) Squid
13 3 (0.38%) vCloud
14 2 (0.25%) XenServer
14 2 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (0.25%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
15 1 (0.13%) Xen
15 1 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 41 (5.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 26 (3.27%) Cisco UCCX
2 26 (3.27%) Cisco UCCE
3 22 (2.77%) RANCID
4 19 (2.39%) OpenNMS
5 18 (2.27%) Puppet
5 18 (2.27%) CA Spectrum
6 14 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (1.64%) SolarWinds Orion
8 9 (1.13%) SCCM
8 9 (1.13%) Backup Exec
9 7 (0.88%) CiscoWorks
9 7 (0.88%) SCOM
10 6 (0.76%) FortiGate
11 5 (0.63%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (0.63%) Nessus
11 5 (0.63%) MIMEsweeper
11 5 (0.63%) MAILsweeper
12 4 (0.50%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 674 (84.89%) Cisco
2 207 (26.07%) Juniper
3 198 (24.94%) F5
4 193 (24.31%) CheckPoint
5 114 (14.36%) VMware
6 84 (10.58%) Microsoft
7 67 (8.44%) Citrix
7 67 (8.44%) Blue Coat
8 64 (8.06%) HP
9 50 (6.30%) Riverbed
10 30 (3.78%) SolarWinds
11 29 (3.65%) Fortinet
12 23 (2.90%) NetApp
13 21 (2.64%) BMC
13 21 (2.64%) CA
14 20 (2.52%) Symantec
15 16 (2.02%) Oracle
15 16 (2.02%) Nortel
15 16 (2.02%) Sourcefire
16 15 (1.89%) Websense
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