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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 79 68 95
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +27
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 245 242 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.47% 2.63% 2.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.46% 10.58% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 133 97
Average daily rate
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£350 £331 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £215 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 6
Average hourly rate £44.56 £19.91 £22.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+123.80% -12.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.65 £14.60 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £129.85 £49.00 £36.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.25 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +7.22%
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
2591 2288 2057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.16% 24.84% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1556 1181 1063
Average daily rate £380 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 104 105
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.91 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.56% +10.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 4 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Histogram 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 4 September 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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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 -18 75 £300 +4.34% 22
Hampshire -26 36 £375 +11.94% 10
Buckinghamshire +15 34 £400 +16.36% 9
Oxfordshire +1 33 £350 +5.66% 2
Surrey +2 26 £375 +13.20% 19
West Sussex 0 19 £350 +59.09% 1
Kent +9 14 £350 -12.50% 2
East Sussex +3 3 £258 -31.33%
Middlesex +5 2 £265 -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 375 (78.78%) Cisco
2 292 (61.34%) CCNA
3 267 (56.09%) CCNP
4 226 (47.48%) Firewall
5 197 (41.39%) LAN
6 191 (40.13%) WAN
7 123 (25.84%) CheckPoint
8 102 (21.43%) VPN
9 101 (21.22%) ITIL
9 101 (21.22%) BGP
10 98 (20.59%) Telecoms
11 96 (20.17%) OSPF
12 94 (19.75%) VMware
12 94 (19.75%) Juniper
13 90 (18.91%) MPLS
13 90 (18.91%) Security Cleared
14 89 (18.70%) Windows
15 87 (18.28%) TCP/IP
16 85 (17.86%) Data Centre
17 82 (17.23%) F5
17 82 (17.23%) Wireless
17 82 (17.23%) Cisco ASA
18 77 (16.18%) DNS
18 77 (16.18%) Microsoft
19 75 (15.76%) Network Design
20 74 (15.55%) SC Cleared
21 69 (14.50%) Network Security
21 69 (14.50%) Microsoft Certification
22 66 (13.87%) VoIP
23 61 (12.82%) CCIE

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 20 (4.20%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.78%) MS Exchange
3 17 (3.57%) Lync
4 13 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (1.47%) IIS
6 7 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.21%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.21%) JBoss
7 1 (0.21%) Apache
7 1 (0.21%) nginx
7 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 56 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.20%) MS Office
3 18 (3.78%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) RMDS
1 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.68%) SaaS
2 7 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.63%) PaaS
3 3 (0.63%) IaaS
4 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.21%) Office 365
5 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 226 (47.48%) Firewall
2 197 (41.39%) LAN
3 191 (40.13%) WAN
4 102 (21.43%) VPN
5 101 (21.22%) BGP
6 96 (20.17%) OSPF
7 90 (18.91%) MPLS
8 87 (18.28%) TCP/IP
9 82 (17.23%) Wireless
9 82 (17.23%) Cisco ASA
10 77 (16.18%) DNS
11 69 (14.50%) Network Security
12 66 (13.87%) VoIP
13 53 (11.13%) Cisco Nexus
14 47 (9.87%) EIGRP
15 44 (9.24%) SSL
16 42 (8.82%) Ethernet
17 40 (8.40%) DHCP
18 37 (7.77%) Internet
19 36 (7.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.99%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.05%) MS Access
2 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (0.84%) MySQL
4 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.21%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.42%) StarTeam
4 2 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
General
1 98 (20.59%) Telecoms
2 53 (11.13%) Finance
3 11 (2.31%) Banking
4 5 (1.05%) Retail
5 4 (0.84%) Local Government
5 4 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.63%) Billing
7 2 (0.42%) Japanese Language
7 2 (0.42%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.42%) Electronics
7 2 (0.42%) Military
7 2 (0.42%) Legal
8 1 (0.21%) Advertising
8 1 (0.21%) Publishing
8 1 (0.21%) Games
8 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.21%) Back Office
8 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 182 (38.24%) Network Engineer
2 53 (11.13%) Architect
3 42 (8.82%) Support Engineer
4 34 (7.14%) Network Support
5 30 (6.30%) Cisco Engineer
6 29 (6.09%) Analyst
7 24 (5.04%) Network Architect
8 22 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (4.41%) Senior Network Engineer
10 20 (4.20%) Network Support Engineer
10 20 (4.20%) Consultant
10 20 (4.20%) Security Engineer
11 19 (3.99%) IP Engineer
12 16 (3.36%) Network Analyst
13 15 (3.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 14 (2.94%) Administrator
15 13 (2.73%) Infrastructure Architect
15 13 (2.73%) Network Specialist
16 12 (2.52%) Test Specialist
16 12 (2.52%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.83%) .NET
2 22 (4.62%) HTML
3 18 (3.78%) JSP
4 17 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 16 (3.36%) 802.1X
6 14 (2.94%) CSS
7 5 (1.05%) XML
8 4 (0.84%) XMPP
9 2 (0.42%) Web Services
10 1 (0.21%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.21%) YAML
10 1 (0.21%) Rendezvous
10 1 (0.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 85 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 23 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (2.73%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.52%) e-Health
6 9 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.68%) PKI
7 8 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (1.26%) Replication
10 5 (1.05%) Clustering
10 5 (1.05%) NHS
10 5 (1.05%) CMDB
11 4 (0.84%) SecurID
11 4 (0.84%) IVR
12 3 (0.63%) Cryptography
12 3 (0.63%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.63%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.42%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 89 (18.70%) Windows
2 59 (12.39%) Linux
3 38 (7.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (6.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (6.72%) UNIX
5 23 (4.83%) Windows 7
6 16 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (2.31%) Solaris
8 9 (1.89%) CentOS
9 5 (1.05%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.05%) Windows Vista
10 3 (0.63%) HPUX
10 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.42%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.21%) VMS
12 1 (0.21%) AIX
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (21.22%) ITIL
2 75 (15.76%) Network Design
3 48 (10.08%) Load Balancing
4 31 (6.51%) Migration
4 31 (6.51%) Project Management
5 25 (5.25%) Network Monitoring
6 23 (4.83%) Configuration Management
7 21 (4.41%) Service Management
7 21 (4.41%) Service Delivery
8 20 (4.20%) Security Testing
9 18 (3.78%) Network Management
9 18 (3.78%) ITIL V3
10 17 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
11 16 (3.36%) Change Management
12 13 (2.73%) Knowledge Management
13 12 (2.52%) Validation
13 12 (2.52%) Capacity Management
14 11 (2.31%) Strategic Planning
15 10 (2.10%) Network Architecture
15 10 (2.10%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (6.30%) SQL
2 25 (5.25%) PowerShell
3 22 (4.62%) JavaScript
4 9 (1.89%) Perl
5 6 (1.26%) C
6 2 (0.42%) PHP
6 2 (0.42%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.42%) Python
6 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.42%) Java
7 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.21%) Groovy
7 1 (0.21%) C#
Qualifications
1 292 (61.34%) CCNA
2 267 (56.09%) CCNP
3 90 (18.91%) Security Cleared
4 74 (15.55%) SC Cleared
5 69 (14.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 61 (12.82%) CCIE
7 44 (9.24%) Degree
8 35 (7.35%) CCDP
9 31 (6.51%) CCSE
10 29 (6.09%) MCITP
11 28 (5.88%) CCSA
12 25 (5.25%) CCSP
12 25 (5.25%) MCSE
13 24 (5.04%) DV Cleared
14 23 (4.83%) MCSA
15 22 (4.62%) CISSP
15 22 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 19 (3.99%) ISTQB
17 16 (3.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 16 (3.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.30%) SLA
2 19 (3.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (2.52%) HIPAA
4 8 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.05%) QA
5 5 (1.05%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.42%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.21%) COBIT
7 1 (0.21%) TickIT
System Software
1 58 (12.18%) Active Directory
2 57 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (5.04%) vSphere
4 17 (3.57%) ProxySG
5 14 (2.94%) XenApp
6 8 (1.68%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.26%) XenDesktop
7 6 (1.26%) iptables
8 4 (0.84%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.42%) UAG
9 2 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.42%) Firmware
10 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.21%) Snort
10 1 (0.21%) vCloud
10 1 (0.21%) KVM
10 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (3.99%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (2.73%) CA Spectrum
3 11 (2.31%) SCCM
4 9 (1.89%) Cacti
4 9 (1.89%) Cisco Prime
5 8 (1.68%) Cisco UCCX
6 7 (1.47%) FortiGate
6 7 (1.47%) Puppet
7 6 (1.26%) OpenView
8 5 (1.05%) SCOM
8 5 (1.05%) Foglight
9 4 (0.84%) WhatsUp Gold
9 4 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (0.63%) Cisco UCCE
11 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.42%) Nessus
11 2 (0.42%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.42%) Netcool
12 1 (0.21%) Nagios
12 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 375 (78.78%) Cisco
2 123 (25.84%) CheckPoint
3 94 (19.75%) Juniper
3 94 (19.75%) VMware
4 82 (17.23%) F5
5 77 (16.18%) Microsoft
6 47 (9.87%) HP
7 36 (7.56%) Citrix
8 29 (6.09%) Blue Coat
9 21 (4.41%) Fortinet
10 19 (3.99%) McAfee
11 17 (3.57%) Nokia
11 17 (3.57%) SolarWinds
12 16 (3.36%) Tufin
13 14 (2.94%) TippingPoint
14 13 (2.73%) Avaya
14 13 (2.73%) CA
15 11 (2.31%) Sun
15 11 (2.31%) Aerohive Networks
16 10 (2.10%) Oracle
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