The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 46 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.98% 2.26% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.97% 13.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £150 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £20.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -27.67%
Cisco Certification
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
67 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 16.34% 16.95% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 18 14
Average daily rate £438 £370 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.24% -26.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £19.25 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £10.60 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £11.40 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) CCNA
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (30.00%) MPLS
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) ADSL
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) CCNP
6 2 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (20.00%) NAS
6 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (20.00%) F5
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
7 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) NAS
4 2 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) ADSL
5 1 (10.00%) ISDN
5 1 (10.00%) WLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft