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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 133 162 165
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 404 337 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.64% 1.33% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.42% 8.89% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 197 220
Average daily rate
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£375 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £514 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 9
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 £17.60 £21.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £78.70 £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £19.45 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+41.38% -25.19%
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
3878 3790 3740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.74% 14.96% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2622 2444 2313
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £600 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 82 123
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £11.50 £14.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £46.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 21 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 21 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 21 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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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 +41 117 £365 -5.80% 42
Hounslow +2 4 - - 2
Docklands, London - 4 £506 -
Croydon -8 3 £325 +11.11% 5
Canary Wharf - 3 £370 -
New Malden - 1 - - 2
Uxbridge - 1 £290 -
West Drayton - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Southall - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Harrow - - - - 2
Hayes - - - - 4
Greenwich - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 582 (83.14%) Cisco
2 413 (59.00%) CCNP
3 355 (50.71%) Firewall
4 304 (43.43%) CCNA
5 219 (31.29%) WAN
6 202 (28.86%) LAN
7 188 (26.86%) BGP
8 173 (24.71%) CCIE
9 167 (23.86%) Juniper
10 166 (23.71%) CheckPoint
11 146 (20.86%) VPN
12 142 (20.29%) OSPF
13 137 (19.57%) Finance
14 135 (19.29%) F5
15 133 (19.00%) Windows
16 130 (18.57%) Cisco Nexus
17 121 (17.29%) Cisco ASA
18 109 (15.57%) VMware
19 103 (14.71%) Network Security
19 103 (14.71%) Wireless
20 98 (14.00%) TCP/IP
21 95 (13.57%) EIGRP
22 91 (13.00%) Microsoft
23 90 (12.86%) MPLS
24 89 (12.71%) ITIL
25 86 (12.29%) Linux
26 81 (11.57%) Banking
27 78 (11.14%) VoIP
28 71 (10.14%) HP
29 70 (10.00%) Network Design

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 27 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (1.29%) IIS
5 8 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (0.86%) Apache
7 5 (0.71%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.71%) Lync
7 5 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.57%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.57%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (0.29%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.29%) Zimbra
11 1 (0.14%) nginx
11 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 34 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.71%) MS Office
3 6 (0.86%) MS Project
3 6 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.43%) Office 365
3 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 355 (50.71%) Firewall
2 219 (31.29%) WAN
3 202 (28.86%) LAN
4 188 (26.86%) BGP
5 146 (20.86%) VPN
6 142 (20.29%) OSPF
7 130 (18.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 121 (17.29%) Cisco ASA
9 103 (14.71%) Network Security
9 103 (14.71%) Wireless
10 98 (14.00%) TCP/IP
11 95 (13.57%) EIGRP
12 90 (12.86%) MPLS
13 78 (11.14%) VoIP
14 60 (8.57%) VLAN
15 57 (8.14%) Cisco IOS
15 57 (8.14%) HSRP
16 53 (7.57%) SAN
17 52 (7.43%) Cisco PIX
18 49 (7.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.57%) MySQL
3 9 (1.29%) MongoDB
4 6 (0.86%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (0.57%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.29%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.29%) 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 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.14%) Ant
3 1 (0.14%) ProC
General
1 137 (19.57%) Finance
2 81 (11.57%) Banking
3 43 (6.14%) Telecoms
4 24 (3.43%) Investment Banking
5 19 (2.71%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.71%) Publishing
7 10 (1.43%) Retail
7 10 (1.43%) Spanish Language
8 5 (0.71%) Games
8 5 (0.71%) Legal
9 4 (0.57%) Law
10 3 (0.43%) International Banking
11 2 (0.29%) Marketing
11 2 (0.29%) Local Government
11 2 (0.29%) German Language
11 2 (0.29%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.14%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.14%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 291 (41.57%) Network Engineer
2 104 (14.86%) Cisco Engineer
3 93 (13.29%) Consultant
4 79 (11.29%) Security Engineer
5 63 (9.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 49 (7.00%) Architect
7 48 (6.86%) Network Consultant
7 48 (6.86%) Support Engineer
8 46 (6.57%) Network Security Engineer
9 42 (6.00%) Network Support
10 39 (5.57%) Senior Network Engineer
11 38 (5.43%) Analyst
12 32 (4.57%) Cisco Support
13 26 (3.71%) Security Consultant
14 25 (3.57%) Network Architect
15 23 (3.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 22 (3.14%) Cisco Consultant
17 20 (2.86%) Cisco Support Engineer
18 18 (2.57%) Network Support Engineer
18 18 (2.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.29%) Web Services
2 14 (2.00%) FIX Protocol
3 12 (1.71%) CSS
4 11 (1.57%) XMPP
5 8 (1.14%) HTML
6 6 (0.86%) Middleware
7 5 (0.71%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.71%) .NET
8 4 (0.57%) LAMP
9 3 (0.43%) JSP
9 3 (0.43%) HTML5
10 2 (0.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (0.29%) WCF
10 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.29%) ADO.NET
10 2 (0.29%) Ajax
10 2 (0.29%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.29%) WAP
11 1 (0.14%) VXML
11 1 (0.14%) WML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (3.00%) FlexPod
1 21 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 13 (1.86%) Clustering
4 11 (1.57%) Replication
4 11 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (1.29%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.29%) Blackberry
6 8 (1.14%) NHS
6 8 (1.14%) Hedge funds
7 7 (1.00%) PKI
8 6 (0.86%) SecurID
8 6 (0.86%) Open Source
9 5 (0.71%) EqualLogic
9 5 (0.71%) Online Games
9 5 (0.71%) Celerra
9 5 (0.71%) CLARiiON
10 3 (0.43%) CESG
10 3 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 133 (19.00%) Windows
2 86 (12.29%) Linux
3 69 (9.86%) UNIX
4 40 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (3.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (2.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (2.14%) Windows 7
8 14 (2.00%) Solaris
9 13 (1.86%) Windows XP
10 12 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (1.29%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.71%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.43%) Android
15 2 (0.29%) SUSE
15 2 (0.29%) Debian
15 2 (0.29%) Scientific Linux
16 1 (0.14%) CentOS
16 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (12.71%) ITIL
2 70 (10.00%) Network Design
3 68 (9.71%) Load Balancing
4 63 (9.00%) Migration
5 35 (5.00%) Project Management
5 35 (5.00%) Network Management
6 32 (4.57%) Network Monitoring
7 31 (4.43%) Network Architecture
8 29 (4.14%) Change Management
8 29 (4.14%) Information Security
9 26 (3.71%) Service Delivery
10 25 (3.57%) Mentoring
11 24 (3.43%) Change Control
11 24 (3.43%) Low Latency
12 19 (2.71%) SIEM
13 18 (2.57%) Service Management
14 16 (2.29%) PRINCE2
14 16 (2.29%) Incident Management
15 15 (2.14%) Problem Management
16 13 (1.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (4.57%) SQL
2 28 (4.00%) Perl
3 15 (2.14%) PowerShell
4 8 (1.14%) R
5 6 (0.86%) Python
5 6 (0.86%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.57%) Ruby
7 3 (0.43%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.43%) VB
7 3 (0.43%) Java
7 3 (0.43%) C
7 3 (0.43%) C#
7 3 (0.43%) PHP
8 2 (0.29%) VBScript
8 2 (0.29%) C++
8 2 (0.29%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.29%) Erlang
9 1 (0.14%) Tcl
9 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 413 (59.00%) CCNP
2 304 (43.43%) CCNA
3 173 (24.71%) CCIE
4 69 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 58 (8.29%) CISSP
6 57 (8.14%) CCDP
7 51 (7.29%) CCSE
8 48 (6.86%) MCSE
9 43 (6.14%) CCSA
10 36 (5.14%) JNCIA
11 34 (4.86%) CCVP
12 32 (4.57%) MCITP
13 27 (3.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 25 (3.57%) CCDA
15 21 (3.00%) MCP
15 21 (3.00%) Degree
15 21 (3.00%) Security Cleared
16 19 (2.71%) SC Cleared
16 19 (2.71%) CCA
16 19 (2.71%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.14%) SLA
2 13 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (1.14%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.71%) COBIT
6 4 (0.57%) QA
7 3 (0.43%) GPG13
7 3 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 58 (8.29%) Active Directory
2 53 (7.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.29%) XenApp
4 15 (2.14%) Snort
5 14 (2.00%) vSphere
6 11 (1.57%) Hyper-V
7 9 (1.29%) ProxySG
8 8 (1.14%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.00%) NFS
9 7 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.71%) Nmap
11 3 (0.43%) Squid
11 3 (0.43%) vCloud
12 2 (0.29%) XenServer
12 2 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.29%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.14%) Xen
13 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 40 (5.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 21 (3.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 21 (3.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 16 (2.29%) Puppet
4 14 (2.00%) RANCID
5 13 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (1.86%) OpenNMS
6 11 (1.57%) SolarWinds Orion
6 11 (1.57%) SCCM
7 10 (1.43%) CA Spectrum
8 9 (1.29%) Backup Exec
9 8 (1.14%) SCOM
10 7 (1.00%) NetBackup
10 7 (1.00%) Cisco Prime
11 6 (0.86%) Nessus
12 5 (0.71%) OPNET
12 5 (0.71%) OpenView
12 5 (0.71%) CiscoWorks
12 5 (0.71%) Tivoli
12 5 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 582 (83.14%) Cisco
2 167 (23.86%) Juniper
3 166 (23.71%) CheckPoint
4 135 (19.29%) F5
5 109 (15.57%) VMware
6 91 (13.00%) Microsoft
7 71 (10.14%) HP
8 62 (8.86%) Citrix
9 53 (7.57%) Blue Coat
10 33 (4.71%) Riverbed
11 30 (4.29%) Symantec
12 27 (3.86%) SolarWinds
13 23 (3.29%) Websense
14 21 (3.00%) Oracle
15 19 (2.71%) McAfee
15 19 (2.71%) Sourcefire
16 18 (2.57%) BMC
16 18 (2.57%) Nokia
17 17 (2.43%) NetApp
17 17 (2.43%) Avaya
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