The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 49 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 10 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.47% 1.78% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.20% 9.64% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £163 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £19.45 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+41.38% -25.19%
Cisco Certification
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
98 83 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.45% 18.49% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 38 22
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 11
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.61 £12.44 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £50.00 £19.50
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 Oxfordshire

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire 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
Oxford -12 4 £325 +116.66% 3
Witney - 1 £275 -
Banbury - 1 £325 -
Abingdon - - - - 1
Cisco Certification
South East

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 15 (75.00%) CCNA
2 13 (65.00%) Cisco
3 11 (55.00%) WAN
3 11 (55.00%) LAN
4 9 (45.00%) Firewall
5 7 (35.00%) VoIP
6 5 (25.00%) CCNP
7 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
7 4 (20.00%) Wireless
7 4 (20.00%) CCIE
7 4 (20.00%) Windows
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.00%) DNS
8 3 (15.00%) MPLS
8 3 (15.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) SAN
8 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (15.00%) VMware
9 2 (10.00%) Migration
9 2 (10.00%) Mitel
9 2 (10.00%) Network Design
9 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (10.00%) CCVP
9 2 (10.00%) Service Management
9 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
9 2 (10.00%) Avaya

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) WAN
1 11 (55.00%) LAN
2 9 (45.00%) Firewall
3 7 (35.00%) VoIP
4 4 (20.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) DNS
5 3 (15.00%) SAN
5 3 (15.00%) MPLS
6 2 (10.00%) DHCP
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.00%) NAS
6 2 (10.00%) FWSM
6 2 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (10.00%) ADSL
7 1 (5.00%) Network Security
7 1 (5.00%) Wireless Security
7 1 (5.00%) VLAN
7 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Project Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Project Management
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Service Management
2 2 (10.00%) Network Design
2 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.00%) High Availability
3 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (5.00%) Change Control
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) ITSM
3 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) CCNA
2 5 (25.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) CCIE
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (10.00%) CCVP
5 2 (10.00%) MCSE
6 1 (5.00%) MCP
6 1 (5.00%) CCENT
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) Avaya
4 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.00%) Mitel
4 2 (10.00%) F5