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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 66 87 87
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 262 173 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.66% 1.91% 2.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.93% 7.51% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 82 93
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £216 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £475 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £340 £280
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 12
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.88 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.28% +21.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.05 £18.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £56.60 £32.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
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
2638 2305 1851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.80% 25.48% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1388 1114 870
Average daily rate £370 £355 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 122 110
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £26.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £13.35 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.44 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 March 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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +24 102 £363 +9.43% 32
Hampshire -3 58 £275 -17.10% 18
Surrey +26 40 £313 -6.71% 14
Buckinghamshire +5 19 £295 -37.89% 7
Oxfordshire -5 19 £180 -43.75% 5
Kent 0 10 £450 +35.84% 2
West Sussex -22 7 £300 -38.46% 3
Middlesex -3 1 £450 -2.70% 3
East Sussex -7 1 £275 -24.13% 1
Home Counties - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 450 (84.91%) Cisco
2 286 (53.96%) CCNA
3 282 (53.21%) CCNP
4 243 (45.85%) Firewall
5 191 (36.04%) LAN
6 175 (33.02%) WAN
7 156 (29.43%) ITIL
8 143 (26.98%) Security Cleared
8 143 (26.98%) Cisco ASA
9 135 (25.47%) Telecoms
10 117 (22.08%) CheckPoint
11 113 (21.32%) SC Cleared
12 107 (20.19%) Microsoft
13 106 (20.00%) VPN
14 104 (19.62%) Windows
15 102 (19.25%) Juniper
16 99 (18.68%) OSPF
16 99 (18.68%) F5
17 98 (18.49%) CCIE
18 92 (17.36%) MPLS
19 84 (15.85%) BGP
20 81 (15.28%) VoIP
21 80 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
22 79 (14.91%) TCP/IP
22 79 (14.91%) Network Security
23 77 (14.53%) VMware
24 74 (13.96%) Linux
25 65 (12.26%) Wireless
26 57 (10.75%) SLA
27 55 (10.38%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (3.02%) MS Exchange
1 16 (3.02%) IIS
1 16 (3.02%) Lync
2 9 (1.70%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.75%) IBM Notes
3 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (0.57%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.38%) SAS
6 1 (0.19%) FileNet
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (0.19%) Apache
Applications
1 54 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.58%) MS Office
3 14 (2.64%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.57%) OpenShift
3 2 (0.38%) Office 365
4 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 243 (45.85%) Firewall
2 191 (36.04%) LAN
3 175 (33.02%) WAN
4 143 (26.98%) Cisco ASA
5 106 (20.00%) VPN
6 99 (18.68%) OSPF
7 92 (17.36%) MPLS
8 84 (15.85%) BGP
9 81 (15.28%) VoIP
10 79 (14.91%) TCP/IP
10 79 (14.91%) Network Security
11 65 (12.26%) Wireless
12 51 (9.62%) DNS
13 49 (9.25%) Internet
14 47 (8.87%) Cisco Nexus
15 44 (8.30%) DHCP
16 41 (7.74%) EIGRP
17 40 (7.55%) IPsec
17 40 (7.55%) VLAN
18 38 (7.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.83%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (0.75%) MS Access
7 3 (0.57%) MySQL
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (0.57%) StarTeam
2 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.19%) Ant
General
1 135 (25.47%) Telecoms
2 31 (5.85%) Finance
3 7 (1.32%) Legal
3 7 (1.32%) Retail
4 6 (1.13%) Banking
5 4 (0.75%) Back Office
6 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.57%) Japanese Language
7 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.19%) Automotive
8 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 195 (36.79%) Network Engineer
2 56 (10.57%) Analyst
2 56 (10.57%) IP Engineer
3 49 (9.25%) Support Engineer
4 44 (8.30%) Cisco Engineer
5 43 (8.11%) Security Engineer
6 39 (7.36%) Network Support
7 35 (6.60%) Architect
8 34 (6.42%) Design Engineer
9 27 (5.09%) Network Analyst
9 27 (5.09%) Network Support Engineer
9 27 (5.09%) Senior Network Engineer
10 25 (4.72%) Network Security Engineer
11 24 (4.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (3.77%) Consultant
13 18 (3.40%) Network Architect
14 17 (3.21%) IP Network Engineer
15 15 (2.83%) Network Consultant
15 15 (2.83%) Test Engineer
16 14 (2.64%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (8.30%) HTML
2 23 (4.34%) .NET
3 22 (4.15%) ASP.NET
3 22 (4.15%) JSP
4 16 (3.02%) XMPP
5 14 (2.64%) CSS
6 7 (1.32%) XML
7 5 (0.94%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.57%) WAP
9 1 (0.19%) CGI
9 1 (0.19%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.77%) IVR
2 20 (3.77%) PKI
3 17 (3.21%) SecurID
3 17 (3.21%) Video Conferencing
4 12 (2.26%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.08%) Raspberry Pi
6 10 (1.89%) e-Health
7 5 (0.94%) Cryptography
7 5 (0.94%) Wiki
7 5 (0.94%) NHS
8 4 (0.75%) AVVID
9 3 (0.57%) Clustering
9 3 (0.57%) CMDB
9 3 (0.57%) Open Source
9 3 (0.57%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.19%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.19%) User Experience
10 1 (0.19%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 104 (19.62%) Windows
2 74 (13.96%) Linux
3 48 (9.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (8.30%) UNIX
5 35 (6.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (3.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (2.64%) CentOS
9 9 (1.70%) Solaris
10 8 (1.51%) Windows 7
11 7 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (1.13%) Windows 2000
12 6 (1.13%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.75%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (29.43%) ITIL
2 54 (10.19%) Network Design
3 36 (6.79%) Migration
4 35 (6.60%) Load Balancing
5 34 (6.42%) Network Management
6 31 (5.85%) Validation
7 28 (5.28%) Incident Management
8 27 (5.09%) Network Monitoring
9 24 (4.53%) Knowledge Management
10 23 (4.34%) Security Testing
10 23 (4.34%) Project Management
10 23 (4.34%) ITIL V3
11 22 (4.15%) Service Delivery
11 22 (4.15%) Change Management
12 21 (3.96%) Network Architecture
12 21 (3.96%) Kalman Filter
13 20 (3.77%) Configuration Management
14 18 (3.40%) Fault Management
15 17 (3.21%) Risk Assessment
16 16 (3.02%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 36 (6.79%) PowerShell
2 34 (6.42%) SQL
3 33 (6.23%) JavaScript
4 10 (1.89%) Bash Shell
5 8 (1.51%) VBScript
5 8 (1.51%) VB
6 6 (1.13%) T-SQL
7 5 (0.94%) Perl
8 4 (0.75%) PHP
8 4 (0.75%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.38%) C
9 2 (0.38%) Python
10 1 (0.19%) C++
10 1 (0.19%) Java
10 1 (0.19%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 286 (53.96%) CCNA
2 282 (53.21%) CCNP
3 143 (26.98%) Security Cleared
4 113 (21.32%) SC Cleared
5 98 (18.49%) CCIE
6 80 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 49 (9.25%) Degree
8 44 (8.30%) DV Cleared
9 33 (6.23%) CISSP
10 29 (5.47%) CCDP
11 27 (5.09%) MCITP
12 26 (4.91%) MCSE
13 24 (4.53%) ISTQB
14 23 (4.34%) MCSA
14 23 (4.34%) CCSE
15 22 (4.15%) CCSA
16 21 (3.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 20 (3.77%) Network+ Certification
17 20 (3.77%) A+ Certification
18 18 (3.40%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (10.75%) SLA
2 31 (5.85%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.13%) QA
4 4 (0.75%) JSP 440
4 4 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.38%) GPG13
6 1 (0.19%) TickIT
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 48 (9.06%) Active Directory
2 40 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.21%) Firmware
4 15 (2.83%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.83%) vSphere
5 13 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.13%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.94%) ProxySG
7 5 (0.94%) vCloud
8 4 (0.75%) Squid
9 3 (0.57%) XenApp
9 3 (0.57%) UAG
10 2 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.38%) Snort
10 2 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.19%) Xen
11 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.19%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.19%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 25 (4.72%) FortiGate
2 19 (3.58%) Cisco CUCM
3 18 (3.40%) SCCM
4 11 (2.08%) NetBackup
4 11 (2.08%) CA Spectrum
5 8 (1.51%) Nagios
6 6 (1.13%) OpenView
6 6 (1.13%) Nessus
6 6 (1.13%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (1.13%) Cisco UCCE
7 5 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.94%) WSUS
7 5 (0.94%) CiscoWorks
8 4 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.57%) vMotion
9 3 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.57%) Netcool
9 3 (0.57%) Foglight
9 3 (0.57%) SCOM
10 2 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 450 (84.91%) Cisco
2 117 (22.08%) CheckPoint
3 107 (20.19%) Microsoft
4 102 (19.25%) Juniper
5 99 (18.68%) F5
6 77 (14.53%) VMware
7 55 (10.38%) HP
8 29 (5.47%) Citrix
9 28 (5.28%) Blue Coat
10 25 (4.72%) Fortinet
11 24 (4.53%) CA
12 18 (3.40%) SolarWinds
12 18 (3.40%) Tufin
13 17 (3.21%) McAfee
14 16 (3.02%) Nokia
15 15 (2.83%) AlgoSec
16 14 (2.64%) NetApp
17 12 (2.26%) Oracle
18 11 (2.08%) Avaya
18 11 (2.08%) Apple
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