The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 25 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 3 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.45% 1.23% 3.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.68% 7.50% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Average daily rate
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£265 - £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.27% +1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31 40 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.98% 16.46% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 24
Average daily rate £383 £480 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.22% +36.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £593 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £41.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.69% +37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Middlesex region.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Middlesex region.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 8 (72.73%) CCNA
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) CCNP
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) MCP
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (18.18%) FCoE
6 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (18.18%) SCCM
6 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
7 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (9.09%) CloudStack
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
2 2 (18.18%) FCoE
2 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) ISDN
3 1 (9.09%) Telepresence
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) NetScreen
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Frame Relay
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Hardware Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Head of Operations
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Head of Security
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Project Management
1 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
1 1 (9.09%) Use Case
1 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CCNA
2 4 (36.36%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) MCP
4 1 (9.09%) CCIE
4 1 (9.09%) CCSP
4 1 (9.09%) CISSP
4 1 (9.09%) CISM
4 1 (9.09%) CCSA
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (9.09%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) vCloud
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) Aruba
4 1 (9.09%) F5