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 30 September 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 81 96 112
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +16
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 41 40 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.88% 1.25% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.93% 8.35% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 9
Median daily rate £321 £250 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £193 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £451 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.26% +64.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £18.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £21.00 £26.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+47.72% -
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
517 479 554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.75% 14.97% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 244 287
Median daily rate £325 £325 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 33
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £18.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +13 16 £350 +40.00% 3
Glasgow +15 11 £225 -29.13% 4
Renfrewshire -17 6 £340 - 1
North Lanarkshire +4 4 £160 -14.66%
West Lothian +3 1 £275 -
Fife +2 1 £325 -
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 86 (86.00%) Cisco
2 77 (77.00%) CCNA
3 75 (75.00%) CCNP
4 63 (63.00%) Firewall
5 50 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 47 (47.00%) Network Security
7 37 (37.00%) HP
8 36 (36.00%) Load Balancing
9 35 (35.00%) F5
10 34 (34.00%) Fortinet
11 33 (33.00%) Network Management
11 33 (33.00%) Internet
12 31 (31.00%) Juniper
12 31 (31.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 27 (27.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 27 (27.00%) Capacity Planning
13 27 (27.00%) SC Cleared
13 27 (27.00%) Security Cleared
13 27 (27.00%) TippingPoint
13 27 (27.00%) WAN
14 25 (25.00%) OSPF
15 24 (24.00%) LAN
16 23 (23.00%) Data Privacy
17 22 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (22.00%) Cisco ASA
18 21 (21.00%) Data Centre
19 20 (20.00%) BGP
20 18 (18.00%) Wireless
20 18 (18.00%) TCP/IP
20 18 (18.00%) OpenStack

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 18 (18.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.00%) CICS
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (63.00%) Firewall
2 47 (47.00%) Network Security
3 33 (33.00%) Internet
4 31 (31.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 27 (27.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 27 (27.00%) WAN
6 25 (25.00%) OSPF
7 24 (24.00%) LAN
8 22 (22.00%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (20.00%) BGP
10 18 (18.00%) TCP/IP
10 18 (18.00%) Wireless
11 17 (17.00%) EIGRP
12 12 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (12.00%) MPLS
13 9 (9.00%) VLAN
14 8 (8.00%) ATM
14 8 (8.00%) ISDN
15 7 (7.00%) Cisco Nexus
15 7 (7.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (4.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (15.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 60 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 17 (17.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (14.00%) Consultant
4 12 (12.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 11 (11.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 11 (11.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (11.00%) Security Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) Network Consultant
7 8 (8.00%) Cisco Consultant
8 6 (6.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 5 (5.00%) Check Point Consultant
9 5 (5.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Data Consultant
9 5 (5.00%) Firewall Consultant
9 5 (5.00%) Security Consultant
9 5 (5.00%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Network Security Consultant
10 4 (4.00%) Test Engineer
11 3 (3.00%) Firewall Engineer
12 2 (2.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.00%) .NET
1 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (5.00%) HTML
2 4 (4.00%) JSP
3 1 (1.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (21.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.00%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.00%) CCTV
5 2 (2.00%) Clustering
5 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) IVR
6 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
6 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.00%) Windows
2 5 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.00%) Linux
3 4 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.00%) Unix
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.00%) Load Balancing
2 33 (33.00%) Network Management
3 27 (27.00%) Capacity Planning
4 23 (23.00%) Data Privacy
5 17 (17.00%) Migration
6 13 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.00%) Network Design
7 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.00%) High Availability
8 5 (5.00%) Service Management
9 4 (4.00%) CRM
9 4 (4.00%) Escalation Management
9 4 (4.00%) Functional Testing
9 4 (4.00%) Incident Management
9 4 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.00%) Time Management
10 3 (3.00%) ITIL
10 3 (3.00%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (5.00%) SQL
2 4 (4.00%) C#
2 4 (4.00%) Java
2 4 (4.00%) VB
3 1 (1.00%) C
3 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 77 (77.00%) CCNA
2 75 (75.00%) CCNP
3 27 (27.00%) SC Cleared
3 27 (27.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (11.00%) CCIE
5 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (6.00%) ISTQB
6 6 (6.00%) MCITP
7 5 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (5.00%) JNCIA
7 5 (5.00%) MCSA
7 5 (5.00%) MCSE
8 4 (4.00%) A+ Certification
8 4 (4.00%) CCENT
8 4 (4.00%) CCSA
8 4 (4.00%) CCSE
8 4 (4.00%) Degree
8 4 (4.00%) MCTS
8 4 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) QA
1 5 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.00%) vSphere
3 1 (1.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.00%) SCCM
5 1 (1.00%) Cacti
5 1 (1.00%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.00%) Nagios
5 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 86 (86.00%) Cisco
2 50 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 37 (37.00%) HP
4 35 (35.00%) F5
5 34 (34.00%) Fortinet
6 31 (31.00%) Juniper
7 27 (27.00%) TippingPoint
8 11 (11.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (7.00%) VMware
10 6 (6.00%) Intel Security
11 5 (5.00%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.00%) Apple
12 4 (4.00%) Blue Coat
12 4 (4.00%) Oracle
12 4 (4.00%) Symantec
13 3 (3.00%) Aruba
13 3 (3.00%) Brocade
13 3 (3.00%) Siemens
14 2 (2.00%) Mitel
14 2 (2.00%) Riverbed