The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 66 102 118
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +16
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 246 141 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.65% 1.68% 1.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.53% 6.80% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 63 53
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.27% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £23.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-12.76% -28.78%
Cisco Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2580 2075 1618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.82% 24.71% 21.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1239 983 735
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 114 127
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.10 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £43.30 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Certification across the South East region.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the South East region.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire +51 94 £335 -4.28% 24
Hampshire -5 59 £350 -0.99% 26
Surrey +12 37 £325 -18.75% 21
Buckinghamshire -1 16 £425 -10.52% 11
Oxfordshire -9 15 £275 -13.04% 3
West Sussex -3 12 £305 -39.00% 1
Kent -5 8 £450 +95.65% 5
East Sussex -13 4 £413 +26.92% 2
Middlesex - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 408 (87.18%) Cisco
2 255 (54.49%) CCNA
3 239 (51.07%) CCNP
4 237 (50.64%) Firewall
5 159 (33.97%) LAN
6 149 (31.84%) WAN
7 145 (30.98%) Security Cleared
8 133 (28.42%) Cisco ASA
9 120 (25.64%) Telecoms
10 118 (25.21%) ITIL
11 114 (24.36%) CheckPoint
12 111 (23.72%) SC Cleared
13 109 (23.29%) Juniper
14 95 (20.30%) VPN
14 95 (20.30%) Windows
15 92 (19.66%) OSPF
16 88 (18.80%) CCIE
17 87 (18.59%) MPLS
18 86 (18.38%) Microsoft
18 86 (18.38%) F5
19 79 (16.88%) VoIP
20 74 (15.81%) HP
21 72 (15.38%) TCP/IP
22 71 (15.17%) Linux
22 71 (15.17%) BGP
23 68 (14.53%) VMware
23 68 (14.53%) Network Security
24 61 (13.03%) Microsoft Certification
25 49 (10.47%) Wireless
26 46 (9.83%) MS Excel

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 18 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 13 (2.78%) IIS
3 5 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.85%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.85%) SAS
4 4 (0.85%) Lync
4 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.64%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (0.21%) FileNet
7 1 (0.21%) Apache
Applications
1 46 (9.83%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.78%) MS Office
3 12 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.43%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.64%) OpenShift
2 2 (0.43%) IaaS
2 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 237 (50.64%) Firewall
2 159 (33.97%) LAN
3 149 (31.84%) WAN
4 133 (28.42%) Cisco ASA
5 95 (20.30%) VPN
6 92 (19.66%) OSPF
7 87 (18.59%) MPLS
8 79 (16.88%) VoIP
9 72 (15.38%) TCP/IP
10 71 (15.17%) BGP
11 68 (14.53%) Network Security
12 49 (10.47%) Wireless
13 42 (8.97%) IPsec
13 42 (8.97%) DNS
13 42 (8.97%) VLAN
14 41 (8.76%) Ethernet
14 41 (8.76%) Internet
15 35 (7.48%) SAN
15 35 (7.48%) Cisco Nexus
16 34 (7.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (0.85%) MySQL
6 2 (0.43%) MS Access
6 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.64%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.21%) Ant
General
1 120 (25.64%) Telecoms
2 25 (5.34%) Finance
3 8 (1.71%) Banking
4 6 (1.28%) Retail
5 5 (1.07%) Legal
6 4 (0.85%) Advertising
7 3 (0.64%) Back Office
8 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.21%) French Language
9 1 (0.21%) German Language
9 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.21%) Billing
9 1 (0.21%) Military
9 1 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 165 (35.26%) Network Engineer
2 57 (12.18%) IP Engineer
3 48 (10.26%) Analyst
4 43 (9.19%) Design Engineer
5 40 (8.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 35 (7.48%) Security Engineer
7 33 (7.05%) Support Engineer
8 30 (6.41%) Architect
9 26 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 22 (4.70%) Network Security Engineer
11 21 (4.49%) Network Analyst
11 21 (4.49%) Network Support
12 18 (3.85%) Consultant
12 18 (3.85%) Network Architect
12 18 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
13 16 (3.42%) Test Engineer
13 16 (3.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 13 (2.78%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
14 13 (2.78%) Network Support Engineer
14 13 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (7.69%) HTML
2 26 (5.56%) JSP
3 21 (4.49%) ASP.NET
3 21 (4.49%) .NET
4 13 (2.78%) XMPP
5 8 (1.71%) CSS
6 6 (1.28%) WAP
7 5 (1.07%) SOAP
7 5 (1.07%) XML
8 2 (0.43%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.21%) Middleware
9 1 (0.21%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.06%) IVR
3 18 (3.85%) PKI
4 16 (3.42%) SecurID
5 13 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.28%) Wiki
8 5 (1.07%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.07%) e-Health
8 5 (1.07%) NHS
9 4 (0.85%) AVVID
9 4 (0.85%) Clustering
10 3 (0.64%) Open Source
10 3 (0.64%) Cryptography
10 3 (0.64%) PMI
11 1 (0.21%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.21%) Tandem
11 1 (0.21%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.21%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 95 (20.30%) Windows
2 71 (15.17%) Linux
3 45 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (8.97%) UNIX
5 38 (8.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (3.63%) CentOS
9 10 (2.14%) Solaris
10 9 (1.92%) Windows 7
11 8 (1.71%) Windows XP
12 6 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.07%) Windows 2000
13 5 (1.07%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (25.21%) ITIL
2 43 (9.19%) Network Design
3 41 (8.76%) Network Management
4 35 (7.48%) Network Architecture
5 33 (7.05%) Validation
6 28 (5.98%) Load Balancing
7 27 (5.77%) Incident Management
8 25 (5.34%) Fault Management
9 24 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
9 24 (5.13%) Project Management
10 23 (4.91%) Knowledge Management
11 21 (4.49%) Service Delivery
11 21 (4.49%) Change Management
12 20 (4.27%) Migration
13 19 (4.06%) Mentoring
14 18 (3.85%) Security Testing
15 16 (3.42%) Risk Assessment
15 16 (3.42%) eTOM
15 16 (3.42%) Kalman Filter
16 15 (3.21%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 33 (7.05%) PowerShell
2 30 (6.41%) JavaScript
3 27 (5.77%) SQL
4 14 (2.99%) Bash Shell
5 8 (1.71%) Perl
6 6 (1.28%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.28%) Java
7 5 (1.07%) VBScript
7 5 (1.07%) VB
8 4 (0.85%) Python
8 4 (0.85%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.64%) PHP
10 2 (0.43%) C
11 1 (0.21%) C++
Qualifications
1 255 (54.49%) CCNA
2 239 (51.07%) CCNP
3 145 (30.98%) Security Cleared
4 111 (23.72%) SC Cleared
5 88 (18.80%) CCIE
6 61 (13.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 45 (9.62%) DV Cleared
8 36 (7.69%) Degree
9 34 (7.26%) MCSE
10 32 (6.84%) CISSP
11 24 (5.13%) CCDP
12 23 (4.91%) MCITP
13 22 (4.70%) ISTQB
14 21 (4.49%) CCSA
15 20 (4.27%) CCSE
15 20 (4.27%) CCSP
16 19 (4.06%) CCIP
17 18 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 15 (3.21%) JNCIS
19 12 (2.56%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (9.62%) SLA
2 29 (6.20%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.50%) QA
3 7 (1.50%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (8.12%) Active Directory
2 36 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.42%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.21%) vSphere
4 15 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (3.21%) Firmware
5 7 (1.50%) vCloud
6 5 (1.07%) NFS
7 4 (0.85%) ProxySG
7 4 (0.85%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.64%) XenApp
8 3 (0.64%) Snort
8 3 (0.64%) Nmap
9 2 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.43%) Squid
9 2 (0.43%) UAG
9 2 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.21%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.21%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (5.98%) FortiGate
2 16 (3.42%) SCCM
3 11 (2.35%) Cisco CUCM
4 10 (2.14%) Nagios
5 9 (1.92%) OpenView
6 8 (1.71%) Cisco Prime
6 8 (1.71%) NetBackup
6 8 (1.71%) Nessus
7 7 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (1.28%) CA Spectrum
8 6 (1.28%) Netcool
9 5 (1.07%) Cisco UCCE
9 5 (1.07%) CiscoWorks
10 4 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (0.64%) Foglight
11 3 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
12 2 (0.43%) MIMEsweeper
12 2 (0.43%) WSUS
12 2 (0.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 408 (87.18%) Cisco
2 114 (24.36%) CheckPoint
3 109 (23.29%) Juniper
4 86 (18.38%) Microsoft
4 86 (18.38%) F5
5 74 (15.81%) HP
6 68 (14.53%) VMware
7 29 (6.20%) Citrix
8 25 (5.34%) Fortinet
9 22 (4.70%) Blue Coat
10 21 (4.49%) Nokia
11 20 (4.27%) McAfee
12 19 (4.06%) CA
13 18 (3.85%) Radware
13 18 (3.85%) Tufin
14 15 (3.21%) AlgoSec
14 15 (3.21%) Nortel
15 14 (2.99%) SolarWinds
16 13 (2.78%) Avaya
16 13 (2.78%) Red Hat
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