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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 98 109 95
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 36 31 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.39% 0.98% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.73% 6.47% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 19
Median daily rate £275 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £239 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £550 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.35 £21.53 £18.13
% change year-on-year
+73.51% +18.75%
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
535 479 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.62% 15.07% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 232 301
Median daily rate £325 £338 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £247 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 28
Median hourly rate £41.00 £27.44 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.41% +52.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.46 £11.86 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £52.58 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +29.72%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +1 17 £350 -22.22% 4
Glasgow +8 7 £263 +0.96% 7
North Lanarkshire - 5 £200 -
Renfrewshire -25 4 £310 -10.14%
Fife - 1 £325 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 99 (88.39%) Cisco
2 87 (77.68%) CCNP
3 84 (75.00%) CCNA
4 56 (50.00%) Firewall
5 42 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 42 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 39 (34.82%) CheckPoint
7 36 (32.14%) HP
8 33 (29.46%) Network Security
9 30 (26.79%) F5
10 29 (25.89%) Load Balancing
11 27 (24.11%) Fortinet
11 27 (24.11%) Network Management
12 25 (22.32%) WAN
13 24 (21.43%) Juniper
14 23 (20.54%) Internet
14 23 (20.54%) LAN
15 22 (19.64%) OSPF
15 22 (19.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 20 (17.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 20 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
16 20 (17.86%) TippingPoint
16 20 (17.86%) BGP
17 17 (15.18%) Data Centre
18 16 (14.29%) Data Privacy
18 16 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
18 16 (14.29%) QA
18 16 (14.29%) SNMP
19 15 (13.39%) MPLS
19 15 (13.39%) Finance

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 15 (13.39%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.57%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.79%) CICS
4 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (50.00%) Firewall
2 33 (29.46%) Network Security
3 25 (22.32%) WAN
4 23 (20.54%) Internet
4 23 (20.54%) LAN
5 22 (19.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 22 (19.64%) OSPF
6 20 (17.86%) BGP
6 20 (17.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 16 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (14.29%) SNMP
8 15 (13.39%) MPLS
9 14 (12.50%) EIGRP
9 14 (12.50%) TCP/IP
10 13 (11.61%) Wireless
11 12 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (9.82%) VPN
13 10 (8.93%) VLAN
14 8 (7.14%) FTP
14 8 (7.14%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
1 8 (7.14%) StarTeam
2 4 (3.57%) HP UFT
2 4 (3.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (13.39%) Finance
2 9 (8.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (58.93%) Network Engineer
2 16 (14.29%) Consultant
3 15 (13.39%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (8.93%) Network Consultant
4 10 (8.93%) Test Engineer
5 9 (8.04%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 8 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Build Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Cisco Consultant
8 6 (5.36%) Data Consultant
8 6 (5.36%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (5.36%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.36%) Verification Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 4 (3.57%) Architect
10 4 (3.57%) Firewall Consultant
10 4 (3.57%) Security Consultant
10 4 (3.57%) Senior Architect
10 4 (3.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) .NET
1 8 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 8 (7.14%) HTML
2 4 (3.57%) JSP
3 1 (0.89%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.18%) Data Centre
2 15 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.57%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.68%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.79%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.79%) PKI
6 1 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.04%) Linux
2 7 (6.25%) Windows
3 5 (4.46%) Unix
4 4 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.68%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.89%) Load Balancing
2 27 (24.11%) Network Management
3 20 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (14.29%) Data Privacy
5 14 (12.50%) Migration
5 14 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (10.71%) Requirements Management
7 7 (6.25%) High Availability
7 7 (6.25%) Network Design
8 6 (5.36%) Network Architecture
9 5 (4.46%) ITIL
9 5 (4.46%) Service Management
10 4 (3.57%) CRM
10 4 (3.57%) Escalation Management
10 4 (3.57%) Functional Testing
10 4 (3.57%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.57%) Security Testing
10 4 (3.57%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.57%) Time Management
11 3 (2.68%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.93%) C
2 7 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.46%) SQL
4 4 (3.57%) C#
4 4 (3.57%) Java
4 4 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.57%) VB
5 3 (2.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (77.68%) CCNP
2 84 (75.00%) CCNA
3 42 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 42 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 14 (12.50%) CCIE
5 10 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (8.04%) ISTQB
7 8 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 7 (6.25%) MCITP
9 6 (5.36%) JNCIA
10 5 (4.46%) ISEB
11 4 (3.57%) CCDP
11 4 (3.57%) CCSA
11 4 (3.57%) CCSE
11 4 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (3.57%) MCSE
12 3 (2.68%) MCSA
13 2 (1.79%) CISSP
13 2 (1.79%) MCP
13 2 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.29%) QA
2 5 (4.46%) SLA
3 4 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (1.79%) RACF
1 2 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) Netcool
2 6 (5.36%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.79%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 99 (88.39%) Cisco
2 39 (34.82%) CheckPoint
3 36 (32.14%) HP
4 30 (26.79%) F5
5 27 (24.11%) Fortinet
6 24 (21.43%) Juniper
7 20 (17.86%) TippingPoint
8 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
9 7 (6.25%) Avaya
10 6 (5.36%) SolarWinds
11 5 (4.46%) Intel Security
11 5 (4.46%) Riverbed
12 4 (3.57%) Blue Coat
12 4 (3.57%) Oracle
12 4 (3.57%) VMware
13 3 (2.68%) Citrix
13 3 (2.68%) Siemens
14 2 (1.79%) Aruba
14 2 (1.79%) Brocade
14 2 (1.79%) Symantec
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