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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 145 177 164
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -13
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 376 322 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.54% 1.28% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.93% 8.58% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 182 212
Average daily rate
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£375 £364 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 12
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 £14.90 £15.40 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £57.60 £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+13.58% -22.11%
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
3786 3753 3786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.46% 14.91% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2487 2401 2258
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £244 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 83 143
Average hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £41.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.79
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -24.32%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +65 127 £375 -3.22% 54
Croydon -4 4 £363 +23.93% 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £370 -
Docklands, London - 2 £309 -
Uxbridge - 1 £290 -
New Malden - 1 - - 1
Orpington - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Harrow - - - - 4
Hayes - - - - 2
Hounslow - - - - 2
West Drayton - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 536 (82.97%) Cisco
2 385 (59.60%) CCNP
3 334 (51.70%) Firewall
4 282 (43.65%) CCNA
5 207 (32.04%) WAN
6 187 (28.95%) LAN
7 170 (26.32%) Juniper
8 149 (23.07%) CheckPoint
9 146 (22.60%) BGP
10 143 (22.14%) Finance
11 140 (21.67%) CCIE
12 131 (20.28%) VPN
13 121 (18.73%) Windows
14 115 (17.80%) F5
15 110 (17.03%) Cisco ASA
16 107 (16.56%) Cisco Nexus
16 107 (16.56%) OSPF
17 98 (15.17%) Network Security
18 96 (14.86%) VMware
18 96 (14.86%) ITIL
19 95 (14.71%) Wireless
20 91 (14.09%) EIGRP
20 91 (14.09%) Microsoft
21 86 (13.31%) VoIP
22 79 (12.23%) TCP/IP
23 76 (11.76%) Banking
24 73 (11.30%) HP
24 73 (11.30%) Linux
25 72 (11.15%) Microsoft Certification
25 72 (11.15%) MPLS

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 44 (6.81%) MS Exchange
2 30 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (1.55%) IIS
5 8 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (0.93%) Apache
6 6 (0.93%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.77%) Lync
7 5 (0.77%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.62%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.31%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.31%) Zimbra
11 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.15%) nginx
Applications
1 29 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.56%) MS Office
3 6 (0.93%) MS Project
4 5 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 334 (51.70%) Firewall
2 207 (32.04%) WAN
3 187 (28.95%) LAN
4 146 (22.60%) BGP
5 131 (20.28%) VPN
6 110 (17.03%) Cisco ASA
7 107 (16.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 107 (16.56%) OSPF
8 98 (15.17%) Network Security
9 95 (14.71%) Wireless
10 91 (14.09%) EIGRP
11 86 (13.31%) VoIP
12 79 (12.23%) TCP/IP
13 72 (11.15%) MPLS
14 62 (9.60%) VLAN
15 60 (9.29%) Cisco IOS
16 47 (7.28%) HSRP
17 44 (6.81%) Multicast
18 42 (6.50%) Cisco PIX
18 42 (6.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.10%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.79%) MySQL
3 6 (0.93%) Relational Database
3 6 (0.93%) MongoDB
4 5 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (0.62%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.31%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.15%) Ant
3 1 (0.15%) ProC
General
1 143 (22.14%) Finance
2 76 (11.76%) Banking
3 40 (6.19%) Telecoms
4 26 (4.02%) Investment Banking
5 23 (3.56%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.86%) Publishing
7 10 (1.55%) Retail
8 8 (1.24%) Spanish Language
9 7 (1.08%) Law
10 4 (0.62%) Games
11 3 (0.46%) Legal
11 3 (0.46%) International Banking
11 3 (0.46%) Marketing
12 2 (0.31%) Local Government
12 2 (0.31%) German Language
12 2 (0.31%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.15%) Cantonese Language
13 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 268 (41.49%) Network Engineer
2 102 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 85 (13.16%) Consultant
4 72 (11.15%) Security Engineer
5 64 (9.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 49 (7.59%) Support Engineer
7 45 (6.97%) Network Consultant
8 44 (6.81%) Architect
9 42 (6.50%) Network Security Engineer
10 41 (6.35%) Network Support
11 38 (5.88%) Analyst
12 35 (5.42%) Senior Network Engineer
13 32 (4.95%) Cisco Support
14 25 (3.87%) Security Consultant
15 21 (3.25%) Network Architect
16 20 (3.10%) Administrator
17 18 (2.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 18 (2.79%) Cisco Consultant
18 17 (2.63%) Cisco Support Engineer
19 16 (2.48%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.01%) XMPP
2 12 (1.86%) Web Services
3 10 (1.55%) CSS
3 10 (1.55%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (1.24%) HTML
5 5 (0.77%) .NET
5 5 (0.77%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.62%) LAMP
7 3 (0.46%) WAP
7 3 (0.46%) Middleware
7 3 (0.46%) JSP
7 3 (0.46%) HTML5
8 2 (0.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (0.31%) WCF
8 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.31%) ADO.NET
8 2 (0.31%) Ajax
8 2 (0.31%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.15%) VXML
9 1 (0.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (3.10%) Management Information System
1 20 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (2.48%) Computer Science
3 14 (2.17%) FlexPod
4 13 (2.01%) Clustering
5 11 (1.70%) Replication
6 10 (1.55%) Blackberry
7 9 (1.39%) NHS
7 9 (1.39%) Hedge funds
8 7 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (0.93%) Open Source
9 6 (0.93%) SecurID
10 5 (0.77%) PKI
10 5 (0.77%) CLARiiON
10 5 (0.77%) EqualLogic
10 5 (0.77%) Celerra
11 4 (0.62%) Online Games
12 3 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.46%) CESG
13 2 (0.31%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 121 (18.73%) Windows
2 73 (11.30%) Linux
3 54 (8.36%) UNIX
4 39 (6.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (2.17%) Windows 7
8 12 (1.86%) Windows XP
9 10 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.08%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.08%) Solaris
11 6 (0.93%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.46%) SUSE
14 2 (0.31%) Debian
14 2 (0.31%) Android
14 2 (0.31%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.31%) Scientific Linux
15 1 (0.15%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.15%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (14.86%) ITIL
2 65 (10.06%) Network Design
3 61 (9.44%) Load Balancing
4 59 (9.13%) Migration
5 36 (5.57%) Network Management
6 30 (4.64%) Change Control
6 30 (4.64%) Network Architecture
6 30 (4.64%) Project Management
7 27 (4.18%) Service Delivery
7 27 (4.18%) Low Latency
8 25 (3.87%) Mentoring
9 24 (3.72%) Network Monitoring
9 24 (3.72%) Information Security
10 20 (3.10%) Change Management
10 20 (3.10%) SIEM
11 18 (2.79%) PRINCE2
12 17 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (2.32%) Problem Management
14 14 (2.17%) Service Management
14 14 (2.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (4.80%) SQL
2 22 (3.41%) Perl
3 15 (2.32%) PowerShell
4 7 (1.08%) C
4 7 (1.08%) R
5 6 (0.93%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.62%) Ruby
6 4 (0.62%) Python
7 3 (0.46%) VB
7 3 (0.46%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.46%) Java
7 3 (0.46%) C#
7 3 (0.46%) PHP
8 2 (0.31%) VBScript
8 2 (0.31%) C++
8 2 (0.31%) Erlang
8 2 (0.31%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 385 (59.60%) CCNP
2 282 (43.65%) CCNA
3 140 (21.67%) CCIE
4 72 (11.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 58 (8.98%) CISSP
6 49 (7.59%) MCSE
7 48 (7.43%) CCDP
8 45 (6.97%) CCSE
9 38 (5.88%) CCSA
9 38 (5.88%) CCVP
10 34 (5.26%) JNCIA
10 34 (5.26%) MCITP
11 28 (4.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 26 (4.02%) JNCIS
13 25 (3.87%) Degree
14 24 (3.72%) CCA
14 24 (3.72%) Citrix Certification
15 23 (3.56%) Security Cleared
16 22 (3.41%) MCSA
17 21 (3.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.25%) SLA
2 13 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (1.24%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.77%) COBIT
6 4 (0.62%) QA
7 3 (0.46%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.31%) GPG13
System Software
1 60 (9.29%) Active Directory
2 45 (6.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.10%) XenApp
4 14 (2.17%) Snort
5 9 (1.39%) VMware ESX
5 9 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.39%) vSphere
6 7 (1.08%) NFS
7 6 (0.93%) ProxySG
7 6 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.77%) Nmap
9 2 (0.31%) Squid
9 2 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.31%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.15%) vCloud
10 1 (0.15%) SRDF
10 1 (0.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.15%) Varnish
10 1 (0.15%) XenServer
10 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 46 (7.12%) Cisco CUCM
2 21 (3.25%) Cisco UCCX
3 19 (2.94%) Cisco UCCE
4 12 (1.86%) Puppet
5 10 (1.55%) RANCID
5 10 (1.55%) OPNET
5 10 (1.55%) SCCM
6 9 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
6 9 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.39%) OpenNMS
6 9 (1.39%) SolarWinds Orion
7 7 (1.08%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.93%) Nessus
8 6 (0.93%) CiscoWorks
8 6 (0.93%) CA Spectrum
9 5 (0.77%) MIMEsweeper
9 5 (0.77%) MAILsweeper
9 5 (0.77%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.62%) SCOM
10 4 (0.62%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 536 (82.97%) Cisco
2 170 (26.32%) Juniper
3 149 (23.07%) CheckPoint
4 115 (17.80%) F5
5 96 (14.86%) VMware
6 91 (14.09%) Microsoft
7 73 (11.30%) HP
8 65 (10.06%) Citrix
9 50 (7.74%) Blue Coat
10 30 (4.64%) SolarWinds
11 24 (3.72%) Symantec
12 23 (3.56%) Websense
13 21 (3.25%) Riverbed
14 19 (2.94%) McAfee
15 17 (2.63%) Oracle
16 16 (2.48%) Sourcefire
17 15 (2.32%) Aruba
18 14 (2.17%) Avaya
18 14 (2.17%) BMC
18 14 (2.17%) EMC
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £585 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £180 - £190 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 3 days ago
Enfield
Sovereign Business Resources
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum + NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
FT Select
Rate: Unspecified Market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
DP Connect
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Rate: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 19 days ago