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 19 February 2017 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 24 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 3 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.01% 4.58% 9.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.17% 12.50% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 7
Median daily rate £300 £275 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -19.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.07 £31.69 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-14.58% +74.77%

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
72 48 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 48.32% 36.64% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 27
Median daily rate £425 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 9 5
Median hourly rate £41.64 £19.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.15% -18.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £10.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £47.50 £34.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) F5
3 7 (43.75%) CCIE
3 7 (43.75%) Juniper
3 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) BGP
4 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 6 (37.50%) CCNP
4 6 (37.50%) LAN
5 5 (31.25%) DHCP
5 5 (31.25%) DNS
5 5 (31.25%) CCNA
5 5 (31.25%) OSPF
5 5 (31.25%) Network Security
6 4 (25.00%) MPLS
7 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (18.75%) IOS XR
7 3 (18.75%) NX-OS
7 3 (18.75%) Riverbed
8 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (12.50%) FlexPod
8 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
8 2 (12.50%) SNA
8 2 (12.50%) Nokia
9 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) BGP
2 6 (37.50%) LAN
3 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 5 (31.25%) Network Security
3 5 (31.25%) OSPF
4 4 (25.00%) MPLS
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (18.75%) IOS XR
5 3 (18.75%) NX-OS
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
6 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
6 2 (12.50%) SNA
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (6.25%) VLAN
7 1 (6.25%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) git-flow
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.25%) CakePHP
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) FlexPod
2 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) CentOS
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) MVC
2 1 (6.25%) MVVM
2 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (6.25%) OO
2 1 (6.25%) OO PHP
2 1 (6.25%) Presales
2 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
2 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.25%) UML
2 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) CCIE
3 6 (37.50%) CCNP
4 5 (31.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) F5
2 7 (43.75%) Juniper
3 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (18.75%) Riverbed
5 2 (12.50%) Nokia
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) VMware