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 19 January 2017 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
England / London
Rank 181 156 123
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -33
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 244 323 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.26% 1.54% 1.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.58% 8.55% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 216 286
Median daily rate £400 £400 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £339 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 £50.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +185.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £27.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.35 £50.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £40.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-37.03% +82.02%

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
3219 3777 3661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.58% 18.03% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2188 2501 2533
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 68 62
Median hourly rate £30.75 £22.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.77% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.13 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -24 30 £425 +6.25% 26
Croydon -3 7 £450 +73.07% 2
New Malden -7 3 - -
Greenwich - 2 £140 -
Bromley - 1 £325 -
Harrow - 1 £438 -
Hayes - 1 £365 -
Twickenham - 1 £425 -
West Drayton - 1 £375 -
Hammersmith - 1 £375 -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 479 (84.78%) Cisco
2 356 (63.01%) CCNP
3 295 (52.21%) Firewall
4 272 (48.14%) CCNA
5 197 (34.87%) WAN
6 183 (32.39%) LAN
7 158 (27.96%) CCIE
8 150 (26.55%) Finance
9 139 (24.60%) CheckPoint
10 137 (24.25%) Juniper
11 123 (21.77%) Wireless
12 121 (21.42%) Network Security
13 118 (20.88%) Windows
14 115 (20.35%) VPN
15 111 (19.65%) VMware
16 110 (19.47%) Microsoft
17 107 (18.94%) BGP
18 104 (18.41%) OSPF
18 104 (18.41%) Cisco ASA
19 102 (18.05%) Data Centre
20 97 (17.17%) MPLS
20 97 (17.17%) TCP/IP
21 84 (14.87%) Palo Alto
22 83 (14.69%) Active Directory
23 75 (13.27%) ITIL
24 73 (12.92%) Windows Server
25 71 (12.57%) DNS
26 68 (12.04%) Cisco Nexus
27 65 (11.50%) VLAN
28 62 (10.97%) DHCP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (5.31%) MS Exchange
2 23 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (2.48%) Apache
3 14 (2.48%) IIS
4 13 (2.30%) OpenStack
5 12 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (1.77%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.42%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.71%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.18%) GroupWise
12 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 31 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.48%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.77%) MS Office
4 3 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (6.02%) Office 365
4 16 (2.83%) IaaS
5 15 (2.65%) PaaS
5 15 (2.65%) SaaS
6 11 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 295 (52.21%) Firewall
2 197 (34.87%) WAN
3 183 (32.39%) LAN
4 123 (21.77%) Wireless
5 121 (21.42%) Network Security
6 115 (20.35%) VPN
7 107 (18.94%) BGP
8 104 (18.41%) Cisco ASA
8 104 (18.41%) OSPF
9 97 (17.17%) MPLS
9 97 (17.17%) TCP/IP
10 71 (12.57%) DNS
11 68 (12.04%) Cisco Nexus
12 65 (11.50%) VLAN
13 62 (10.97%) DHCP
14 59 (10.44%) VoIP
15 55 (9.73%) SAN
16 49 (8.67%) EIGRP
17 41 (7.26%) WLAN
18 39 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.77%) MySQL
3 5 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.18%) Big Data
5 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.18%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (1.42%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (0.53%) CruiseControl
3 3 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.53%) TeamCity
3 3 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.18%) JIRA
General
1 150 (26.55%) Finance
2 56 (9.91%) Banking
3 30 (5.31%) Telecoms
4 27 (4.78%) Financial Institution
5 18 (3.19%) Retail
6 9 (1.59%) Back Office
7 7 (1.24%) Advertising
7 7 (1.24%) Legal
8 5 (0.88%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.71%) Law
10 3 (0.53%) Marketing
11 2 (0.35%) Billing
11 2 (0.35%) Publishing
11 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 237 (41.95%) Network Engineer
2 100 (17.70%) Cisco Engineer
3 90 (15.93%) Architect
4 72 (12.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 45 (7.96%) Network Architect
6 43 (7.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 43 (7.61%) Security Engineer
7 39 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
8 38 (6.73%) Senior Network Engineer
9 27 (4.78%) Security Architect
10 24 (4.25%) Analyst
10 24 (4.25%) Support Engineer
11 21 (3.72%) Consultant
11 21 (3.72%) Firewall Engineer
11 21 (3.72%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 21 (3.72%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 21 (3.72%) Voice Engineer
12 20 (3.54%) Network Security Architect
13 18 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support
13 18 (3.19%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.13%) 802.1X
2 9 (1.59%) LAMP
2 9 (1.59%) Web Services
3 8 (1.42%) libvirt
3 8 (1.42%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (1.42%) XMPP
4 4 (0.71%) .NET
4 4 (0.71%) ASP.NET
4 4 (0.71%) COM
4 4 (0.71%) Middleware
4 4 (0.71%) OAuth
4 4 (0.71%) SAML
5 3 (0.53%) CSS
5 3 (0.53%) WCF
5 3 (0.53%) WF
6 2 (0.35%) REST
6 2 (0.35%) RFC 2544
7 1 (0.18%) RESTful
7 1 (0.18%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 102 (18.05%) Data Centre
2 29 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.54%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 16 (2.83%) Video Conferencing
6 14 (2.48%) Hedge funds
7 10 (1.77%) Private Cloud
8 9 (1.59%) Clustering
8 9 (1.59%) NHS
9 8 (1.42%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.42%) VCE vBlock
10 7 (1.24%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.24%) RSA SecurID
11 5 (0.88%) Replication
12 4 (0.71%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.71%) Cryptography
12 4 (0.71%) MPEG
13 3 (0.53%) Social Network
14 2 (0.35%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 118 (20.88%) Windows
2 73 (12.92%) Windows Server
3 56 (9.91%) Linux
4 46 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (6.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (4.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (4.25%) Unix
8 8 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.42%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.24%) SUSE
10 4 (0.71%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.53%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.53%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.53%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.53%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.35%) Android
12 2 (0.35%) CentOS
12 2 (0.35%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.18%) CatOS
13 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (13.27%) ITIL
2 44 (7.79%) Load Balancing
3 41 (7.26%) Network Design
4 35 (6.19%) Network Architecture
5 34 (6.02%) Migration
6 31 (5.49%) Network Management
7 29 (5.13%) Project Management
8 28 (4.96%) Information Security
9 25 (4.42%) Change Management
10 22 (3.89%) Problem Management
11 19 (3.36%) High Availability
12 18 (3.19%) Network Monitoring
12 18 (3.19%) TOGAF
13 17 (3.01%) Root Cause Analysis
14 16 (2.83%) Change Control
14 16 (2.83%) Time Management
15 15 (2.65%) Security Architecture
16 14 (2.48%) DevOps
17 12 (2.12%) Capacity Planning
17 12 (2.12%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 30 (5.31%) PowerShell
2 23 (4.07%) SQL
3 16 (2.83%) Python
4 10 (1.77%) Bash Shell
5 7 (1.24%) C
6 6 (1.06%) Perl
7 4 (0.71%) C#
8 2 (0.35%) Java
8 2 (0.35%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.35%) VB
9 1 (0.18%) Ruby
9 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 356 (63.01%) CCNP
2 272 (48.14%) CCNA
3 158 (27.96%) CCIE
4 61 (10.80%) Security Cleared
5 59 (10.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 51 (9.03%) MCSE
6 51 (9.03%) SC Cleared
7 37 (6.55%) Degree
8 35 (6.19%) CCDP
9 31 (5.49%) CISSP
10 30 (5.31%) CCVP
11 26 (4.60%) JNCIS
12 25 (4.42%) CCSP
13 24 (4.25%) JNCIA
13 24 (4.25%) JNCIP
14 21 (3.72%) CCSE
15 20 (3.54%) CCSA
15 20 (3.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 17 (3.01%) CCDA
17 15 (2.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.42%) SLA
2 23 (4.07%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.71%) COBIT
5 3 (0.53%) ISO27002
6 2 (0.35%) QA
7 1 (0.18%) BS7799
7 1 (0.18%) HMG Infosec
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 83 (14.69%) Active Directory
2 60 (10.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (6.02%) Hyper-V
4 22 (3.89%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (2.48%) vSphere
6 13 (2.30%) KVM
7 10 (1.77%) XenServer
8 9 (1.59%) VMware ESX
9 8 (1.42%) iptables
9 8 (1.42%) NFS
9 8 (1.42%) XenApp
10 6 (1.06%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.06%) vCloud
11 4 (0.71%) Firmware
11 4 (0.71%) ProxySG
12 3 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.18%) Docker
14 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 26 (4.60%) Cisco CUCM
2 23 (4.07%) Cisco UCCX
3 21 (3.72%) FortiGate
4 16 (2.83%) Cisco Prime
5 14 (2.48%) SCCM
6 13 (2.30%) Cisco UCCE
7 11 (1.95%) Puppet
8 9 (1.59%) Backup Exec
8 9 (1.59%) Nagios
8 9 (1.59%) SCOM
9 8 (1.42%) HAProxy
10 5 (0.88%) WhatsUp Gold
11 4 (0.71%) AirWatch
11 4 (0.71%) CA Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.53%) Cacti
12 3 (0.53%) EnCase
12 3 (0.53%) Nessus
13 2 (0.35%) Endace
13 2 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 479 (84.78%) Cisco
2 139 (24.60%) CheckPoint
3 137 (24.25%) Juniper
4 111 (19.65%) VMware
5 110 (19.47%) Microsoft
6 84 (14.87%) Palo Alto
7 60 (10.62%) F5
8 53 (9.38%) Citrix
9 36 (6.37%) Fortinet
10 32 (5.66%) Aruba
10 32 (5.66%) SolarWinds
11 31 (5.49%) Blue Coat
11 31 (5.49%) HP
12 21 (3.72%) Riverbed
13 17 (3.01%) Avaya
13 17 (3.01%) Meraki
13 17 (3.01%) Red Hat
14 15 (2.65%) EMC
15 12 (2.12%) Dell
15 12 (2.12%) Red Box
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