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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 98 100 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 33 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.30% 0.87% 1.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.90% 4.79% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 14
Average daily rate £300 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £375 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £18.82 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+103.29% -24.74%
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
478 480 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.76% 18.15% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 268 159
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 16
Average hourly rate £22.00 £26.00 £17.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +45.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.77 £11.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £35.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Glasgow +17 18 £300 -20.00% 9
Edinburgh -11 7 - - 1
West Lothian +3 2 £385 +79.06%
North Lanarkshire - 2 £275 -
Renfrewshire - 2 - - 2
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 68 (95.77%) Cisco
2 48 (67.61%) CCNA
3 41 (57.75%) CCNP
4 33 (46.48%) Firewall
5 23 (32.39%) LAN
6 22 (30.99%) WAN
7 20 (28.17%) CCIE
8 18 (25.35%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (23.94%) OSPF
10 16 (22.54%) BGP
10 16 (22.54%) Finance
11 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
12 14 (19.72%) Telecoms
13 13 (18.31%) CheckPoint
13 13 (18.31%) MPLS
14 12 (16.90%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (15.49%) Wireless
15 11 (15.49%) HP
15 11 (15.49%) TCP/IP
16 10 (14.08%) ITIL
16 10 (14.08%) VMware
16 10 (14.08%) IP Telephony
17 9 (12.68%) IPsec
17 9 (12.68%) WLAN
17 9 (12.68%) Linux
17 9 (12.68%) VPN
17 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
17 9 (12.68%) Cisco IPT
17 9 (12.68%) Network Security

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) SaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (46.48%) Firewall
2 23 (32.39%) LAN
3 22 (30.99%) WAN
4 18 (25.35%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (23.94%) OSPF
6 16 (22.54%) BGP
7 13 (18.31%) MPLS
8 11 (15.49%) TCP/IP
8 11 (15.49%) Wireless
9 10 (14.08%) IP Telephony
10 9 (12.68%) Cisco IPT
10 9 (12.68%) IPsec
10 9 (12.68%) Network Security
10 9 (12.68%) VPN
10 9 (12.68%) WLAN
11 8 (11.27%) EIGRP
12 6 (8.45%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (7.04%) SNMP
13 5 (7.04%) VLAN
14 4 (5.63%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (2.82%) StarTeam
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
2 14 (19.72%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Law
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (47.89%) Network Engineer
2 16 (22.54%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (19.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Consultant
5 7 (9.86%) Network Support
6 6 (8.45%) Architect
6 6 (8.45%) Check Point Consultant
6 6 (8.45%) Firewall Consultant
6 6 (8.45%) Firewall Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Network Architect
7 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.04%) Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Network Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Cisco Consultant
8 4 (5.63%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 4 (5.63%) Switch Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Data Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) Network Project Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) .NET
1 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET
1 4 (5.63%) HTML
2 1 (1.41%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) Linux
2 6 (8.45%) Unix
2 6 (8.45%) Windows
3 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.82%) Debian
4 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (14.08%) ITIL
3 6 (8.45%) Network Architecture
3 6 (8.45%) Service Management
4 5 (7.04%) Load Balancing
4 5 (7.04%) Network Design
4 5 (7.04%) Network Management
4 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.63%) Security Testing
6 3 (4.23%) Migration
6 3 (4.23%) Project Management
7 2 (2.82%) Change Management
7 2 (2.82%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.82%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (2.82%) ERP
7 2 (2.82%) ITSM
7 2 (2.82%) Matrix Management
7 2 (2.82%) Project Planning
7 2 (2.82%) Test Scripting
7 2 (2.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.82%) Perl
3 2 (2.82%) SQL
4 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (67.61%) CCNA
2 41 (57.75%) CCNP
3 20 (28.17%) CCIE
4 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared
4 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
5 8 (11.27%) MCITP
6 6 (8.45%) CCSA
7 5 (7.04%) MCSA
7 5 (7.04%) MCSE
8 4 (5.63%) ISEB
8 4 (5.63%) ISTQB
8 4 (5.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (5.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (5.63%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (2.82%) A+ Certification
10 2 (2.82%) CCDP
10 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Firmware
2 1 (1.41%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (9.86%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (8.45%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.82%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.82%) Netcool
3 2 (2.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.82%) Puppet
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 68 (95.77%) Cisco
2 13 (18.31%) CheckPoint
3 11 (15.49%) HP
4 10 (14.08%) VMware
5 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (8.45%) Blue Coat
6 6 (8.45%) Speakerbus
7 5 (7.04%) Avaya
7 5 (7.04%) F5
8 4 (5.63%) Juniper
8 4 (5.63%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.23%) Riverbed
9 3 (4.23%) Siemens
10 2 (2.82%) Apple
10 2 (2.82%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.82%) Northgate
10 2 (2.82%) Symantec
11 1 (1.41%) Aruba
11 1 (1.41%) Brocade
11 1 (1.41%) Crossbeam
Renfrewshire
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Renfrewshire
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £170.00 - £180.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago