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 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 128 164 158
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -6
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 401 332 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.63% 1.31% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.31% 8.77% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 196 200
Average daily rate
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£375 £374 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.33% -2.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 8
Average hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% -0.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £20.40 £19.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £78.70 £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.29 £21.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+22.25% -17.30%
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
3890 3785 3576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.84% 14.99% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2682 2478 2238
Average daily rate £425 £410 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +0.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £581
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 82 112
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.28 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.39%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 31 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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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 +43 114 £375 -6.25% 54
Docklands, London +19 4 £506 -
Hounslow +5 4 - -
Croydon -7 3 £325 +11.11% 3
Canary Wharf - 3 £370 -
Uxbridge - 2 £320 - 1
New Malden - 1 - - 2
Orpington - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Southall - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Hayes - - - - 1
Greenwich - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 597 (82.80%) Cisco
2 416 (57.70%) CCNP
3 364 (50.49%) Firewall
4 319 (44.24%) CCNA
5 223 (30.93%) WAN
6 208 (28.85%) LAN
7 191 (26.49%) BGP
8 182 (25.24%) CCIE
9 172 (23.86%) CheckPoint
10 170 (23.58%) Juniper
11 149 (20.67%) OSPF
12 148 (20.53%) VPN
13 141 (19.56%) F5
14 139 (19.28%) Windows
14 139 (19.28%) Finance
15 129 (17.89%) Cisco Nexus
16 123 (17.06%) Cisco ASA
17 111 (15.40%) VMware
18 108 (14.98%) Network Security
19 103 (14.29%) Wireless
20 102 (14.15%) EIGRP
21 101 (14.01%) TCP/IP
22 96 (13.31%) ITIL
23 91 (12.62%) Linux
24 90 (12.48%) Microsoft
24 90 (12.48%) MPLS
25 82 (11.37%) Banking
26 80 (11.10%) VoIP
27 79 (10.96%) UNIX
28 71 (9.85%) Load Balancing

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 40 (5.55%) MS Exchange
2 27 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (1.25%) IIS
5 8 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (0.83%) Apache
6 6 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (0.69%) Lync
7 5 (0.69%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.55%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.55%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (0.28%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.28%) Zimbra
11 1 (0.14%) nginx
11 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 34 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.61%) MS Office
3 6 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.69%) MS Project
5 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.42%) Office 365
3 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 364 (50.49%) Firewall
2 223 (30.93%) WAN
3 208 (28.85%) LAN
4 191 (26.49%) BGP
5 149 (20.67%) OSPF
6 148 (20.53%) VPN
7 129 (17.89%) Cisco Nexus
8 123 (17.06%) Cisco ASA
9 108 (14.98%) Network Security
10 103 (14.29%) Wireless
11 102 (14.15%) EIGRP
12 101 (14.01%) TCP/IP
13 90 (12.48%) MPLS
14 80 (11.10%) VoIP
15 60 (8.32%) SAN
15 60 (8.32%) VLAN
16 58 (8.04%) HSRP
17 55 (7.63%) Cisco PIX
18 54 (7.49%) Cisco IOS
19 48 (6.66%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.64%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.50%) MySQL
3 9 (1.25%) MongoDB
4 6 (0.83%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (0.55%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.28%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.28%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.14%) ProC
General
1 139 (19.28%) Finance
2 82 (11.37%) Banking
3 41 (5.69%) Telecoms
4 25 (3.47%) Investment Banking
5 18 (2.50%) Financial Institution
6 11 (1.53%) Publishing
6 11 (1.53%) Retail
7 10 (1.39%) Spanish Language
8 6 (0.83%) Games
9 5 (0.69%) Legal
10 4 (0.55%) Law
11 3 (0.42%) International Banking
12 2 (0.28%) Marketing
12 2 (0.28%) Back Office
12 2 (0.28%) German Language
12 2 (0.28%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.14%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.14%) Cantonese Language
13 1 (0.14%) Billing
13 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 299 (41.47%) Network Engineer
2 104 (14.42%) Cisco Engineer
3 93 (12.90%) Consultant
4 80 (11.10%) Security Engineer
5 61 (8.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 51 (7.07%) Architect
6 51 (7.07%) Support Engineer
7 47 (6.52%) Network Security Engineer
7 47 (6.52%) Network Consultant
8 44 (6.10%) Network Support
9 40 (5.55%) Analyst
9 40 (5.55%) Senior Network Engineer
10 34 (4.72%) Cisco Support
11 25 (3.47%) Network Architect
12 24 (3.33%) Security Consultant
13 23 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 22 (3.05%) Cisco Consultant
14 22 (3.05%) Cisco Support Engineer
15 20 (2.77%) Network Support Engineer
16 19 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.22%) Web Services
2 13 (1.80%) CSS
3 10 (1.39%) XMPP
4 8 (1.11%) HTML
5 6 (0.83%) Middleware
6 5 (0.69%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.69%) .NET
7 4 (0.55%) LAMP
8 3 (0.42%) HTML5
8 3 (0.42%) JSP
9 2 (0.28%) ADO.NET
9 2 (0.28%) WAP
9 2 (0.28%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.28%) WCF
9 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (0.28%) Ajax
10 1 (0.14%) VXML
10 1 (0.14%) WML
10 1 (0.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.19%) FlexPod
2 21 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (2.77%) Management Information System
4 13 (1.80%) Clustering
5 12 (1.66%) Replication
5 12 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (1.25%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.11%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.11%) Hedge funds
8 7 (0.97%) Open Source
8 7 (0.97%) NHS
8 7 (0.97%) PKI
9 6 (0.83%) SecurID
9 6 (0.83%) Online Games
10 5 (0.69%) Celerra
10 5 (0.69%) EqualLogic
10 5 (0.69%) CLARiiON
11 3 (0.42%) e-Health
11 3 (0.42%) CESG
11 3 (0.42%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 139 (19.28%) Windows
2 91 (12.62%) Linux
3 79 (10.96%) UNIX
4 40 (5.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (2.08%) Windows 7
8 14 (1.94%) Solaris
8 14 (1.94%) Windows XP
9 12 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.25%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.69%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.55%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.42%) Android
13 3 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.28%) Scientific Linux
14 2 (0.28%) SUSE
14 2 (0.28%) Debian
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (13.31%) ITIL
2 71 (9.85%) Load Balancing
3 70 (9.71%) Network Design
4 63 (8.74%) Migration
5 36 (4.99%) Network Management
6 35 (4.85%) Project Management
6 35 (4.85%) Network Architecture
7 34 (4.72%) Network Monitoring
8 31 (4.30%) Change Management
9 29 (4.02%) Information Security
10 28 (3.88%) Service Delivery
11 24 (3.33%) Mentoring
12 23 (3.19%) Change Control
12 23 (3.19%) Low Latency
13 19 (2.64%) SIEM
13 19 (2.64%) Service Management
14 17 (2.36%) Incident Management
15 15 (2.08%) PRINCE2
15 15 (2.08%) Configuration Management
16 14 (1.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (5.13%) Perl
2 33 (4.58%) SQL
3 15 (2.08%) PowerShell
4 12 (1.66%) Python
5 8 (1.11%) R
6 6 (0.83%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.55%) Ruby
8 3 (0.42%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.42%) VB
8 3 (0.42%) Java
8 3 (0.42%) C
8 3 (0.42%) C#
8 3 (0.42%) PHP
8 3 (0.42%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.28%) VBScript
9 2 (0.28%) C++
9 2 (0.28%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.28%) Erlang
10 1 (0.14%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 416 (57.70%) CCNP
2 319 (44.24%) CCNA
3 182 (25.24%) CCIE
4 69 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 60 (8.32%) CCDP
6 57 (7.91%) CISSP
7 52 (7.21%) CCSE
8 48 (6.66%) MCSE
9 45 (6.24%) CCSA
10 36 (4.99%) JNCIA
11 33 (4.58%) CCVP
12 31 (4.30%) MCITP
13 27 (3.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 26 (3.61%) CCDA
15 23 (3.19%) Security Cleared
16 22 (3.05%) Degree
17 21 (2.91%) SC Cleared
17 21 (2.91%) CCSP
18 20 (2.77%) MCP
19 19 (2.64%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.19%) SLA
2 13 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (1.11%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.69%) COBIT
6 4 (0.55%) QA
7 3 (0.42%) GPG13
7 3 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 59 (8.18%) Active Directory
2 56 (7.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.19%) XenApp
4 18 (2.50%) vSphere
5 15 (2.08%) Snort
6 12 (1.66%) Hyper-V
6 12 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (1.25%) ProxySG
7 9 (1.25%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.97%) NFS
9 6 (0.83%) KVM
10 5 (0.69%) Nmap
11 3 (0.42%) Squid
11 3 (0.42%) vCloud
12 2 (0.28%) XenServer
12 2 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.28%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.14%) Xen
13 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 39 (5.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 21 (2.91%) Cisco UCCE
2 21 (2.91%) Cisco UCCX
3 16 (2.22%) RANCID
3 16 (2.22%) Puppet
4 15 (2.08%) OpenNMS
5 13 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (1.53%) CA Spectrum
6 11 (1.53%) SCCM
7 10 (1.39%) SolarWinds Orion
8 9 (1.25%) Backup Exec
9 8 (1.11%) SCOM
10 7 (0.97%) NetBackup
10 7 (0.97%) Cisco Prime
11 6 (0.83%) Nessus
12 5 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
12 5 (0.69%) MIMEsweeper
12 5 (0.69%) MAILsweeper
12 5 (0.69%) Tivoli
12 5 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 597 (82.80%) Cisco
2 172 (23.86%) CheckPoint
3 170 (23.58%) Juniper
4 141 (19.56%) F5
5 111 (15.40%) VMware
6 90 (12.48%) Microsoft
7 68 (9.43%) HP
8 58 (8.04%) Citrix
9 50 (6.93%) Blue Coat
10 38 (5.27%) Riverbed
11 29 (4.02%) Symantec
12 26 (3.61%) SolarWinds
13 23 (3.19%) Websense
14 21 (2.91%) Oracle
15 19 (2.64%) EMC
16 18 (2.50%) Avaya
16 18 (2.50%) BMC
16 18 (2.50%) Nokia
17 17 (2.36%) NetApp
17 17 (2.36%) McAfee
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