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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 82 107 98
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 61 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.10% 1.07% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.31% 6.34% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 17
Median daily rate £323 £285 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £247 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £410 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Median hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.88 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
734 489 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 25.23% 16.84% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 241 237
Median daily rate £332 £340 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 27 32
Median hourly rate £38.25 £30.09 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.13% +67.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.68 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £68.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

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 24 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 May 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
Renfrewshire -30 17 £310 -10.28%
Glasgow +16 14 £388 +70.32% 4
Edinburgh -6 11 £313 -30.55%
North Lanarkshire - 2 - - 1
West Lothian +5 1 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 91 (90.10%) Cisco
2 76 (75.25%) CCNP
3 71 (70.30%) CCNA
4 43 (42.57%) Firewall
4 43 (42.57%) SC Cleared
4 43 (42.57%) Security Cleared
5 36 (35.64%) HP
6 28 (27.72%) CheckPoint
7 27 (26.73%) Network Security
8 26 (25.74%) F5
9 24 (23.76%) Network Management
10 23 (22.77%) Load Balancing
11 20 (19.80%) Fortinet
11 20 (19.80%) Juniper
12 19 (18.81%) WAN
13 18 (17.82%) Internet
14 17 (16.83%) SNMP
14 17 (16.83%) OSPF
14 17 (16.83%) QA
14 17 (16.83%) TippingPoint
14 17 (16.83%) Capacity Planning
14 17 (16.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 17 (16.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 16 (15.84%) BGP
15 16 (15.84%) LAN
16 14 (13.86%) Data Privacy
16 14 (13.86%) OpenStack
16 14 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (12.87%) Linux
18 12 (11.88%) MPLS

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 14 (13.86%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.96%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.98%) CICS
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (9.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (42.57%) Firewall
2 27 (26.73%) Network Security
3 19 (18.81%) WAN
4 18 (17.82%) Internet
5 17 (16.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 17 (16.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 17 (16.83%) OSPF
5 17 (16.83%) SNMP
6 16 (15.84%) BGP
6 16 (15.84%) LAN
7 12 (11.88%) MPLS
8 11 (10.89%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (8.91%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (8.91%) EIGRP
9 9 (8.91%) FTP
10 8 (7.92%) TCP/IP
10 8 (7.92%) VPN
11 7 (6.93%) IPsec
11 7 (6.93%) VLAN
12 5 (4.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Rational DOORS
1 9 (8.91%) StarTeam
2 3 (2.97%) HP UFT
2 3 (2.97%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (8.91%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.98%) Law
4 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (62.38%) Network Engineer
2 17 (16.83%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (12.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (9.90%) Consultant
4 10 (9.90%) Test Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) Build Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Architect
7 6 (5.94%) Network Architect
7 6 (5.94%) Network Consultant
7 6 (5.94%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) Verification Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Architect
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Network Architect
8 5 (4.95%) Test Specialist
9 4 (3.96%) Cisco Consultant
9 4 (3.96%) Data Consultant
9 4 (3.96%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.89%) .NET
1 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET
1 11 (10.89%) HTML
2 3 (2.97%) JSP
3 1 (0.99%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.88%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.96%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.97%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.98%) PKI
6 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.87%) Linux
2 9 (8.91%) Unix
3 5 (4.95%) Windows
4 3 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.76%) Network Management
2 23 (22.77%) Load Balancing
3 17 (16.83%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (13.86%) Data Privacy
5 12 (11.88%) Requirements Management
6 9 (8.91%) Migration
7 8 (7.92%) Network Architecture
7 8 (7.92%) Security Testing
8 6 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.95%) Network Design
9 5 (4.95%) Test Scripting
10 4 (3.96%) Escalation Management
10 4 (3.96%) High Availability
10 4 (3.96%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.96%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.96%) Service Management
10 4 (3.96%) Time Management
11 3 (2.97%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (2.97%) CRM
11 3 (2.97%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.90%) C
1 10 (9.90%) JavaScript
2 8 (7.92%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.96%) SQL
4 3 (2.97%) C#
4 3 (2.97%) Java
4 3 (2.97%) VB
4 3 (2.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 76 (75.25%) CCNP
2 71 (70.30%) CCNA
3 43 (42.57%) SC Cleared
3 43 (42.57%) Security Cleared
4 12 (11.88%) ISTQB
4 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (10.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 9 (8.91%) CCIE
6 9 (8.91%) ISEB
6 9 (8.91%) MCITP
7 8 (7.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (4.95%) JNCIA
9 4 (3.96%) CCDP
10 2 (1.98%) CISA
10 2 (1.98%) CISM
10 2 (1.98%) CISSP
10 2 (1.98%) CWNE
10 2 (1.98%) MCP
10 2 (1.98%) MCSE
11 1 (0.99%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.83%) QA
2 4 (3.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.98%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (1.98%) RACF
1 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) Netcool
2 4 (3.96%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.97%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.97%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 91 (90.10%) Cisco
2 36 (35.64%) HP
3 28 (27.72%) CheckPoint
4 26 (25.74%) F5
5 20 (19.80%) Fortinet
5 20 (19.80%) Juniper
6 17 (16.83%) TippingPoint
7 12 (11.88%) Microsoft
8 7 (6.93%) Avaya
9 5 (4.95%) Riverbed
9 5 (4.95%) VMware
10 4 (3.96%) Intel Security
10 4 (3.96%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.97%) Citrix
11 3 (2.97%) Oracle
11 3 (2.97%) Speakerbus
12 1 (0.99%) Blue Coat
12 1 (0.99%) EMC
12 1 (0.99%) Mitel
12 1 (0.99%) Red Hat