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 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 135 178 194
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +16
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 373 284 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.67% 1.25% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.58% 7.72% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 181 93
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.92% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 22
Average hourly rate £34.00 £22.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £22.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.00 £30.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -30.00%
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
3524 3678 3207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.82% 16.22% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2279 2519 1908
Average daily rate £415 £413 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 123 125
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £54.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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 +12 86 £350 -6.66% 57
Ilford - 8 £475 -
Hounslow - 5 £413 - 1
New Malden - 4 - - 1
Docklands, London +1 3 £553 +30.00%
Feltham - 3 £165 -
Canary Wharf -9 2 £500 +10.80%
Harrow - 2 £300 -
Bromley +3 1 £173 -23.33%
Enfield - 1 £450 - 1
Twickenham - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 - - 1
Lewisham - 1 - -
Brentford - 1 £350 - 1
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

1 645 (84.65%) Cisco
2 421 (55.25%) CCNP
3 405 (53.15%) Firewall
4 333 (43.70%) CCNA
5 245 (32.15%) Juniper
6 223 (29.27%) WAN
7 216 (28.35%) LAN
8 206 (27.03%) F5
9 200 (26.25%) Finance
10 195 (25.59%) BGP
11 188 (24.67%) Cisco ASA
12 175 (22.97%) CheckPoint
13 169 (22.18%) OSPF
14 159 (20.87%) MPLS
14 159 (20.87%) CCIE
15 153 (20.08%) Wireless
16 150 (19.69%) VMware
17 149 (19.55%) Data Centre
18 148 (19.42%) Network Security
19 143 (18.77%) VPN
20 142 (18.64%) Windows
21 140 (18.37%) Cisco Nexus
22 110 (14.44%) ITIL
23 106 (13.91%) TCP/IP
24 100 (13.12%) Citrix
25 98 (12.86%) Linux
25 98 (12.86%) Load Balancing
26 96 (12.60%) Microsoft
27 94 (12.34%) Multicast
28 92 (12.07%) EIGRP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 39 (5.12%) MS Exchange
2 19 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (2.23%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.57%) IIS
5 11 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (1.18%) Lync
7 6 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.66%) IBM Notes
8 5 (0.66%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.52%) Apache
9 4 (0.52%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.39%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.39%) CMS
11 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.26%) nginx
11 2 (0.26%) Confluence
11 2 (0.26%) MediaWiki
12 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 42 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.62%) MS Office
3 15 (1.97%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.05%) SaaS
2 8 (1.05%) Office 365
3 6 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.66%) PaaS
5 3 (0.39%) IaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 405 (53.15%) Firewall
2 223 (29.27%) WAN
3 216 (28.35%) LAN
4 195 (25.59%) BGP
5 188 (24.67%) Cisco ASA
6 169 (22.18%) OSPF
7 159 (20.87%) MPLS
8 153 (20.08%) Wireless
9 148 (19.42%) Network Security
10 143 (18.77%) VPN
11 140 (18.37%) Cisco Nexus
12 106 (13.91%) TCP/IP
13 94 (12.34%) Multicast
14 92 (12.07%) EIGRP
15 91 (11.94%) VoIP
16 86 (11.29%) Cisco IOS
17 80 (10.50%) DNS
18 66 (8.66%) IPsec
19 63 (8.27%) DHCP
20 62 (8.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.18%) MySQL
3 4 (0.52%) Big Data
4 3 (0.39%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 6 (0.79%) Hudson
3 5 (0.66%) JIRA
4 2 (0.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.26%) Gerrit
4 2 (0.26%) Subversion
5 1 (0.13%) Ant
5 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 200 (26.25%) Finance
2 74 (9.71%) Banking
3 42 (5.51%) Investment Banking
4 41 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.76%) Games
6 10 (1.31%) Spanish Language
7 9 (1.18%) Legal
8 7 (0.92%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.79%) Back Office
9 6 (0.79%) Retail
10 5 (0.66%) Advertising
10 5 (0.66%) Publishing
11 3 (0.39%) Electronics
11 3 (0.39%) Marketing
12 2 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.13%) German Language
13 1 (0.13%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.13%) Local Government
13 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 340 (44.62%) Network Engineer
2 66 (8.66%) Consultant
3 51 (6.69%) Architect
4 47 (6.17%) Senior Network Engineer
5 44 (5.77%) Cisco Engineer
6 43 (5.64%) Security Engineer
7 41 (5.38%) Support Engineer
8 39 (5.12%) Voice Engineer
9 37 (4.86%) Analyst
10 35 (4.59%) Network Support
11 34 (4.46%) Network Security Engineer
12 32 (4.20%) Network Architect
13 29 (3.81%) Network Consultant
14 22 (2.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 21 (2.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
16 20 (2.62%) Security Consultant
17 18 (2.36%) Network Specialist
18 17 (2.23%) Project Manager
18 17 (2.23%) Operations Engineer
19 16 (2.10%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.57%) HTML
1 12 (1.57%) .NET
1 12 (1.57%) ASP.NET
1 12 (1.57%) JSP
2 9 (1.18%) Web Services
3 5 (0.66%) Middleware
3 5 (0.66%) XMPP
3 5 (0.66%) REST
4 4 (0.52%) LAMP
4 4 (0.52%) SOAP
5 3 (0.39%) XML
5 3 (0.39%) JSON
6 2 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.26%) CSS
6 2 (0.26%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 149 (19.55%) Data Centre
2 41 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (3.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 15 (1.97%) Computer Science
4 15 (1.97%) PKI
5 14 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
6 12 (1.57%) Fat Client
6 12 (1.57%) Thin Client
7 11 (1.44%) Blackberry
8 10 (1.31%) NHS
8 10 (1.31%) Hedge funds
9 9 (1.18%) Online Games
10 8 (1.05%) Eurex
10 8 (1.05%) Management Information System
11 7 (0.92%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.52%) Handset
12 4 (0.52%) Clustering
12 4 (0.52%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.39%) IVR
13 3 (0.39%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 142 (18.64%) Windows
2 98 (12.86%) Linux
3 53 (6.96%) UNIX
4 37 (4.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (3.02%) Windows 7
7 13 (1.71%) Solaris
7 13 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.05%) Android
9 7 (0.92%) CentOS
10 6 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.79%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.79%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.52%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.52%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.39%) Debian
12 3 (0.39%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.39%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (14.44%) ITIL
2 98 (12.86%) Load Balancing
3 68 (8.92%) Network Design
4 56 (7.35%) Project Management
5 51 (6.69%) E-Commerce
6 49 (6.43%) Low Latency
7 43 (5.64%) Network Management
8 39 (5.12%) Service Delivery
9 32 (4.20%) Service Management
10 31 (4.07%) Network Monitoring
11 30 (3.94%) Change Management
12 29 (3.81%) Migration
13 28 (3.67%) Mentoring
14 25 (3.28%) Incident Management
15 21 (2.76%) Network Architecture
16 20 (2.62%) DDoS Mitigation
17 18 (2.36%) PRINCE2
18 17 (2.23%) Stakeholder Management
19 16 (2.10%) Information Security
19 16 (2.10%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (3.54%) Python
2 26 (3.41%) SQL
3 24 (3.15%) Perl
4 15 (1.97%) C
4 15 (1.97%) JavaScript
5 9 (1.18%) PowerShell
5 9 (1.18%) Bash Shell
6 7 (0.92%) Ruby
7 5 (0.66%) Java
7 5 (0.66%) PHP
8 3 (0.39%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.26%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.26%) Go
9 2 (0.26%) Lisp
10 1 (0.13%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 421 (55.25%) CCNP
2 333 (43.70%) CCNA
3 159 (20.87%) CCIE
4 85 (11.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 62 (8.14%) Degree
6 60 (7.87%) MCSE
7 45 (5.91%) Security Cleared
8 38 (4.99%) SC Cleared
9 35 (4.59%) CISSP
9 35 (4.59%) CCSE
10 33 (4.33%) MCITP
11 31 (4.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 22 (2.89%) MCP
12 22 (2.89%) CCDP
13 20 (2.62%) CCSA
13 20 (2.62%) CCVP
13 20 (2.62%) JNCIA
14 19 (2.49%) MCSA
15 18 (2.36%) Citrix Certification
16 14 (1.84%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.77%) SLA
2 11 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.66%) QA
5 4 (0.52%) GPG13
6 1 (0.13%) COBIT
6 1 (0.13%) BS7799
System Software
1 79 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (8.92%) Active Directory
3 26 (3.41%) vSphere
4 21 (2.76%) ProxySG
5 14 (1.84%) XenServer
6 12 (1.57%) XenApp
7 11 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (1.31%) vCloud
8 10 (1.31%) Hyper-V
9 7 (0.92%) Snort
10 6 (0.79%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.79%) KVM
11 5 (0.66%) Firmware
12 4 (0.52%) Squid
12 4 (0.52%) Xen
12 4 (0.52%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.39%) NFS
13 3 (0.39%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.39%) Docker
14 2 (0.26%) iptables
Systems Management
1 39 (5.12%) Cisco CUCM
2 22 (2.89%) Cisco UCCX
3 18 (2.36%) FortiGate
4 17 (2.23%) RANCID
5 15 (1.97%) Puppet
6 10 (1.31%) Cisco UCCE
6 10 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (1.18%) CA Spectrum
8 7 (0.92%) Ansible
8 7 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
9 6 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (0.79%) Control-M
9 6 (0.79%) BladeLogic
10 5 (0.66%) SCCM
10 5 (0.66%) SCOM
11 4 (0.52%) OPNET
11 4 (0.52%) Salt
12 3 (0.39%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.39%) OpenView
12 3 (0.39%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 645 (84.65%) Cisco
2 245 (32.15%) Juniper
3 206 (27.03%) F5
4 175 (22.97%) CheckPoint
5 150 (19.69%) VMware
6 100 (13.12%) Citrix
7 96 (12.60%) Microsoft
8 86 (11.29%) Blue Coat
9 63 (8.27%) HP
10 56 (7.35%) SolarWinds
11 41 (5.38%) Infoblox
12 36 (4.72%) Fortinet
13 35 (4.59%) Riverbed
14 30 (3.94%) Avaya
15 27 (3.54%) Brocade
16 22 (2.89%) NetApp
17 19 (2.49%) Oracle
18 17 (2.23%) Sourcefire
19 16 (2.10%) Dell
19 16 (2.10%) Nokia
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stott & May
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £475 - 535 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £410 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £400.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £440 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago