The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 11 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.98% 1.11% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 3.23% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £335 £281
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +19.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.82 £23.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-19.07% -22.50%
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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 Portsmouth region.

Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
36 31 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 41.86% 34.44% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 2
Average daily rate £320 £290 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -27.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £25.00 £30.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £155.00 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) CCNA
2 11 (73.33%) XMPP
3 9 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (40.00%) Unified Communications
5 5 (33.33%) Time Management
5 5 (33.33%) Wiki
5 5 (33.33%) SLA
6 3 (20.00%) CCNP
6 3 (20.00%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (13.33%) F5
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
7 2 (13.33%) Wireless
7 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (13.33%) NHS
7 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
7 2 (13.33%) McAfee
7 2 (13.33%) VoIP
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
8 1 (6.67%) UNIX
8 1 (6.67%) Linux
8 1 (6.67%) MS Excel

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
3 2 (13.33%) VoIP
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) Ethereal
4 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Communications Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Support
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco IPT Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Test Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) XMPP
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) JSP
2 1 (6.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (33.33%) Wiki
3 2 (13.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) CCNA
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) VCP4
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MCITP
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (13.33%) McAfee
2 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
2 2 (13.33%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.67%) Mitel
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) HP