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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
UK / Scotland
Rank 78 86 108
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +22
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 30 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.74% 1.55% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.24% 8.70% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 11
Median daily rate £324 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £385 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.44 £28.38 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-3.29% +43.67%

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
267 460 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.51% 17.84% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 231 262
Median daily rate £340 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 29
Median hourly rate £37.50 £22.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.45% +39.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £16.65 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Renfrewshire +21 10 £324 +22.16%
Edinburgh +19 8 £400 - 3
Glasgow -10 5 £175 -41.66% 1
North Lanarkshire +1 2 £250 -9.09%
Aberdeen - 2 - -
West Lothian -4 1 £250 -
Fife - 1 - -
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 61 (92.42%) Cisco
2 54 (81.82%) CCNP
3 39 (59.09%) Firewall
4 31 (46.97%) CCNA
5 25 (37.88%) LAN
5 25 (37.88%) WAN
5 25 (37.88%) CheckPoint
5 25 (37.88%) F5
6 23 (34.85%) Wireless
7 21 (31.82%) HP
8 20 (30.30%) Juniper
9 19 (28.79%) Security Cleared
10 18 (27.27%) SC Cleared
10 18 (27.27%) Fortinet
11 16 (24.24%) Network Security
12 15 (22.73%) OSPF
12 15 (22.73%) BGP
13 14 (21.21%) Network Design
13 14 (21.21%) BIG-IP
13 14 (21.21%) Data Centre
14 13 (19.70%) CCIE
15 12 (18.18%) ITIL
15 12 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (18.18%) Degree
15 12 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 11 (16.67%) Load Balancing
16 11 (16.67%) Riverbed
17 10 (15.15%) Aruba
18 9 (13.64%) Network Management
18 9 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus

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 3 (4.55%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 39 (59.09%) Firewall
2 25 (37.88%) LAN
2 25 (37.88%) WAN
3 23 (34.85%) Wireless
4 16 (24.24%) Network Security
5 15 (22.73%) BGP
5 15 (22.73%) OSPF
6 14 (21.21%) BIG-IP
7 12 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 9 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 9 (13.64%) VoIP
9 8 (12.12%) Internet
9 8 (12.12%) VPN
10 7 (10.61%) Spanning Tree
10 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
10 7 (10.61%) VLAN
11 6 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (7.58%) EIGRP
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (77.27%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Network Support
6 3 (4.55%) Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Network Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) LAN Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (3.03%) Security Consultant
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.06%) CMDB
5 3 (4.55%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.55%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.03%) Handset
6 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) CatOS
3 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Network Design
2 12 (18.18%) ITIL
3 11 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 9 (13.64%) Network Management
5 7 (10.61%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (10.61%) Data Privacy
5 7 (10.61%) Service Management
6 6 (9.09%) ITSM
6 6 (9.09%) Project Management
7 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.58%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.06%) Change Management
8 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.06%) Migration
8 4 (6.06%) People Management
8 4 (6.06%) QMS
8 4 (6.06%) Release Management
8 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.55%) DevOps
9 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.52%) C
1 1 (1.52%) Lisp
1 1 (1.52%) R
Qualifications
1 54 (81.82%) CCNP
2 31 (46.97%) CCNA
3 19 (28.79%) Security Cleared
4 18 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 13 (19.70%) CCIE
6 12 (18.18%) Degree
7 8 (12.12%) CCSA
7 8 (12.12%) JNCIA
8 7 (10.61%) CCSE
9 6 (9.09%) CCDP
9 6 (9.09%) CCIP
9 6 (9.09%) JNCIE
9 6 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (6.06%) HP ASE
10 4 (6.06%) HP MASE
11 3 (4.55%) CCSP
11 3 (4.55%) CISSP
11 3 (4.55%) MCP
12 1 (1.52%) CCDA
12 1 (1.52%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.03%) vSphere
2 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.52%) Cacti
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.52%) Nagios
3 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.52%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.52%) WMI
Vendors
1 61 (92.42%) Cisco
2 25 (37.88%) CheckPoint
2 25 (37.88%) F5
3 21 (31.82%) HP
4 20 (30.30%) Juniper
5 18 (27.27%) Fortinet
6 11 (16.67%) Riverbed
7 10 (15.15%) Aruba
8 7 (10.61%) TippingPoint
8 7 (10.61%) VMware
9 4 (6.06%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.52%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.52%) BT
11 1 (1.52%) Citrix
11 1 (1.52%) Progress
11 1 (1.52%) Siemens