The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 111 110 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 31 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.93% 0.76% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.58% 3.78% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 18
Average daily rate
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£377 £352 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.96% -0.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £442 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.83% +1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.75 £11.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.73% -64.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
Cisco Certification
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
471 555 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.17% 20.18% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 269 186
Average daily rate £350 £345 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 19
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.77 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.16% -21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.25 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
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 Scotland

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Edinburgh -1 16 £463 - 3
Glasgow -7 5 £375 -12.79% 8
Lanarkshire - 4 - -
Renfrewshire +8 3 - -
Dundee -6 1 £275 -31.25%
West Lothian - 1 - - 2
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 57 (91.94%) Cisco
2 45 (72.58%) CCNA
3 43 (69.35%) CCNP
4 35 (56.45%) Firewall
5 20 (32.26%) CheckPoint
6 18 (29.03%) Juniper
7 15 (24.19%) LAN
7 15 (24.19%) Finance
8 14 (22.58%) WAN
9 13 (20.97%) ITIL
10 12 (19.35%) Network Security
11 11 (17.74%) Security Cleared
11 11 (17.74%) VPN
12 10 (16.13%) Windows
12 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (16.13%) HP
12 10 (16.13%) OSPF
12 10 (16.13%) BGP
12 10 (16.13%) Migration
12 10 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (14.52%) Data Centre
13 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
13 9 (14.52%) CCIE
14 8 (12.90%) CCSA
14 8 (12.90%) Wireless
14 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared
15 7 (11.29%) Windows 7
15 7 (11.29%) Change Control
15 7 (11.29%) MPLS
16 6 (9.68%) IPsec

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (56.45%) Firewall
2 15 (24.19%) LAN
3 14 (22.58%) WAN
4 12 (19.35%) Network Security
5 11 (17.74%) VPN
6 10 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (16.13%) OSPF
6 10 (16.13%) BGP
7 8 (12.90%) Wireless
8 7 (11.29%) MPLS
9 6 (9.68%) Ethernet
9 6 (9.68%) IPsec
9 6 (9.68%) RSVP
9 6 (9.68%) VLAN
10 4 (6.45%) EIGRP
10 4 (6.45%) WLAN
10 4 (6.45%) SNMP
11 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
11 3 (4.84%) DNS
11 3 (4.84%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (56.45%) Network Engineer
2 6 (9.68%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (9.68%) Architect
2 6 (9.68%) Consultant
2 6 (9.68%) Security Engineer
2 6 (9.68%) Network Architect
3 5 (8.06%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (6.45%) ICT Support Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Network Consultant
5 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (3.23%) Network Support
6 2 (3.23%) Network Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Test Leader
6 2 (3.23%) Network Project Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) HTML
1 1 (1.61%) .NET
1 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.61%) CSS
1 1 (1.61%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.61%) Clustering
3 1 (1.61%) SCADA
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) Linux
4 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) ITIL
2 10 (16.13%) Migration
3 7 (11.29%) Change Control
4 6 (9.68%) Network Management
4 6 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (9.68%) Network Design
5 5 (8.06%) Quality Management
5 5 (8.06%) Network Architecture
5 5 (8.06%) QMS
6 4 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (6.45%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.84%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (4.84%) Project Management
7 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.84%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (4.84%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.23%) Change Management
8 2 (3.23%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (72.58%) CCNA
2 43 (69.35%) CCNP
3 11 (17.74%) Security Cleared
4 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (14.52%) CCIE
6 8 (12.90%) CCSA
6 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared
7 6 (9.68%) JNCIS
7 6 (9.68%) MCSA
7 6 (9.68%) CCSE
8 5 (8.06%) MCSE
8 5 (8.06%) MCITP
9 4 (6.45%) MCTS
9 4 (6.45%) CCENT
9 4 (6.45%) CCSP
9 4 (6.45%) A+ Certification
9 4 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (6.45%) ACSA
9 4 (6.45%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (6.45%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.23%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.61%) Netcool
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 57 (91.94%) Cisco
2 20 (32.26%) CheckPoint
3 18 (29.03%) Juniper
4 10 (16.13%) HP
5 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.68%) TippingPoint
6 6 (9.68%) Aruba
7 5 (8.06%) VMware
8 4 (6.45%) Apple
8 4 (6.45%) Symantec
9 3 (4.84%) F5
9 3 (4.84%) Citrix
10 2 (3.23%) Fortinet
10 2 (3.23%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.61%) Brocade
11 1 (1.61%) Speakerbus
11 1 (1.61%) EMC
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