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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
England / South East
Rank 53 64 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 250 240 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.42% 2.93% 2.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.54% 10.50% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 147 125
Median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.25% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £44.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.13% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £40.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-37.03% +82.02%

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
1994 2286 2554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.24% 27.86% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1205 1358 1236
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £266 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 122 121
Median hourly rate £23.27 £42.50 £18.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.25% +133.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £60.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +105.26%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +18 89 £413 +17.85% 7
Hampshire -16 67 £420 +5.00% 13
Buckinghamshire +40 52 £425 +46.55% 4
Surrey +7 16 £465 +69.09% 8
Oxfordshire -10 9 £331 -18.71% 11
East Sussex +9 5 - - 6
West Sussex - 5 £345 - 2
Kent -2 2 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
Sussex - 1 - -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 423 (86.15%) Cisco
2 311 (63.34%) CCNP
3 244 (49.69%) CCNA
4 198 (40.33%) Firewall
5 150 (30.55%) CCIE
6 145 (29.53%) LAN
7 143 (29.12%) WAN
8 124 (25.25%) Security Cleared
9 103 (20.98%) ITIL
10 102 (20.77%) Juniper
11 99 (20.16%) CheckPoint
12 96 (19.55%) Data Centre
13 95 (19.35%) SC Cleared
14 94 (19.14%) MPLS
15 90 (18.33%) VoIP
15 90 (18.33%) Cisco ASA
16 85 (17.31%) F5
17 84 (17.11%) Telecoms
18 75 (15.27%) Windows
19 74 (15.07%) Network Security
20 73 (14.87%) Cisco Nexus
21 64 (13.03%) VMware
22 61 (12.42%) VPN
22 61 (12.42%) OSPF
23 59 (12.02%) BGP
24 54 (11.00%) DNS
24 54 (11.00%) Network Design
25 50 (10.18%) Microsoft Certification
26 47 (9.57%) Wireless
27 46 (9.37%) Windows Server

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (1.63%) MS Exchange
1 8 (1.63%) SharePoint
1 8 (1.63%) Skype for Business
2 6 (1.22%) IIS
3 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.20%) Apache
4 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (4.28%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.04%) MS Office
3 9 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (4.89%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.83%) Office 365
2 6 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.81%) SaaS
4 3 (0.61%) IaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 198 (40.33%) Firewall
2 145 (29.53%) LAN
3 143 (29.12%) WAN
4 94 (19.14%) MPLS
5 90 (18.33%) Cisco ASA
5 90 (18.33%) VoIP
6 74 (15.07%) Network Security
7 73 (14.87%) Cisco Nexus
8 61 (12.42%) OSPF
8 61 (12.42%) VPN
9 59 (12.02%) BGP
10 54 (11.00%) DNS
11 47 (9.57%) Wireless
12 36 (7.33%) VLAN
13 35 (7.13%) TCP/IP
13 35 (7.13%) Unified Communications
14 34 (6.92%) DHCP
15 33 (6.72%) Ethernet
16 25 (5.09%) WLAN
17 24 (4.89%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.81%) Big Data
3 3 (0.61%) Star Schema
4 1 (0.20%) GIS
4 1 (0.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.02%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (1.02%) StarTeam
2 2 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.20%) AppScan
3 1 (0.20%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.20%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.20%) GDB
3 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.20%) git-flow
3 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.20%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.20%) Subversion
3 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.20%) WinDbg
General
1 84 (17.11%) Telecoms
2 24 (4.89%) Finance
3 20 (4.07%) Retail
4 14 (2.85%) Back Office
5 9 (1.83%) Legal
6 4 (0.81%) Law
7 3 (0.61%) Billing
8 2 (0.41%) Electronics
8 2 (0.41%) Local Government
8 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.20%) Banking
9 1 (0.20%) Marketing
9 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 212 (43.18%) Network Engineer
2 70 (14.26%) Cisco Engineer
3 67 (13.65%) Architect
4 56 (11.41%) Consultant
5 48 (9.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 40 (8.15%) Security Engineer
7 38 (7.74%) Network Security Engineer
8 35 (7.13%) Network Architect
9 31 (6.31%) Design Engineer
10 29 (5.91%) Analyst
11 27 (5.50%) Infrastructure Architect
11 27 (5.50%) Senior Network Engineer
12 24 (4.89%) Network Analyst
13 23 (4.68%) Cisco Architect
13 23 (4.68%) Network Consultant
14 20 (4.07%) Network Infrastructure Architect
14 20 (4.07%) Security Consultant
15 19 (3.87%) Network Support
15 19 (3.87%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
15 19 (3.87%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.63%) 802.1X
2 7 (1.43%) XMPP
3 3 (0.61%) .NET
3 3 (0.61%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.61%) HTML
3 3 (0.61%) Middleware
4 2 (0.41%) CSS
4 2 (0.41%) jQuery
5 1 (0.20%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.20%) CakePHP
5 1 (0.20%) CGI
5 1 (0.20%) LAMP
5 1 (0.20%) Web Services
5 1 (0.20%) WPF
5 1 (0.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 96 (19.55%) Data Centre
2 22 (4.48%) IVR
3 19 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.67%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.26%) Driving Licence
6 10 (2.04%) Virtual Team
7 8 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (1.22%) e-Health
8 6 (1.22%) PKI
8 6 (1.22%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.22%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.02%) Cryptography
10 4 (0.81%) CESG
10 4 (0.81%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (0.81%) IPTV
11 3 (0.61%) Over-the-Top Content
11 3 (0.61%) STB
11 3 (0.61%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 75 (15.27%) Windows
2 46 (9.37%) Windows Server
3 25 (5.09%) Linux
4 23 (4.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (3.26%) Unix
7 12 (2.44%) Windows 10
8 9 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.63%) CentOS
10 7 (1.43%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.22%) Solaris
12 5 (1.02%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.61%) Android
13 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.20%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (20.98%) ITIL
2 54 (11.00%) Network Design
3 36 (7.33%) Migration
4 30 (6.11%) Load Balancing
5 28 (5.70%) Change Management
6 24 (4.89%) Project Management
7 22 (4.48%) Information Security
8 21 (4.28%) Service Management
9 19 (3.87%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (3.46%) Data Protection
11 15 (3.05%) Incident Management
12 14 (2.85%) High Availability
12 14 (2.85%) Network Management
12 14 (2.85%) Root Cause Analysis
13 13 (2.65%) Service Delivery
14 12 (2.44%) Capacity Management
14 12 (2.44%) Mentoring
14 12 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
15 11 (2.24%) ITSM
16 10 (2.04%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.24%) PowerShell
1 11 (2.24%) SQL
2 9 (1.83%) Python
3 7 (1.43%) C
3 7 (1.43%) Ruby
4 4 (0.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.81%) VBScript
5 3 (0.61%) Perl
6 2 (0.41%) C#
6 2 (0.41%) C++
6 2 (0.41%) PHP
7 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.20%) Java
7 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 311 (63.34%) CCNP
2 244 (49.69%) CCNA
3 150 (30.55%) CCIE
4 124 (25.25%) Security Cleared
5 95 (19.35%) SC Cleared
6 50 (10.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 41 (8.35%) Degree
8 37 (7.54%) CCDP
9 34 (6.92%) MCSE
10 26 (5.30%) CCSP
11 23 (4.68%) CISSP
12 22 (4.48%) DV Cleared
13 21 (4.28%) CISM
14 20 (4.07%) CCSA
14 20 (4.07%) CCVP
15 19 (3.87%) CCIP
16 17 (3.46%) CCSE
16 17 (3.46%) JNCIA
17 14 (2.85%) MCSA
18 10 (2.04%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (5.50%) PCI DSS
3 22 (4.48%) SLA
4 12 (2.44%) QA
5 9 (1.83%) JSP 440
6 8 (1.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (0.81%) COBIT
8 3 (0.61%) ISO22301
9 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.20%) HIPAA
System Software
1 28 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (5.50%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (1.02%) ISA Server
5 5 (1.02%) UAG
6 3 (0.61%) vSphere
7 2 (0.41%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.41%) vCloud
7 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.41%) XenServer
8 1 (0.20%) Firmware
8 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (7.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 22 (4.48%) Cisco UCCE
2 22 (4.48%) Cisco UCCX
3 13 (2.65%) FortiGate
4 12 (2.44%) Nagios
5 11 (2.24%) Cisco Prime
6 7 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.43%) Puppet
7 5 (1.02%) CA Spectrum
8 4 (0.81%) Nessus
8 4 (0.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.61%) Cisco CME
10 2 (0.41%) SCCM
10 2 (0.41%) TrustSec
11 1 (0.20%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.20%) Nmap
11 1 (0.20%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.20%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 423 (86.15%) Cisco
2 102 (20.77%) Juniper
3 99 (20.16%) CheckPoint
4 85 (17.31%) F5
5 64 (13.03%) VMware
6 39 (7.94%) Microsoft
7 29 (5.91%) Palo Alto
8 28 (5.70%) HP
9 27 (5.50%) Avaya
10 23 (4.68%) Nokia
11 22 (4.48%) Citrix
12 20 (4.07%) Huawei
13 19 (3.87%) Fortinet
14 16 (3.26%) Aruba
14 16 (3.26%) Riverbed
15 15 (3.05%) Ericsson
16 14 (2.85%) Blue Coat
17 13 (2.65%) Nokia Networks
18 11 (2.24%) Remedy
19 10 (2.04%) SolarWinds
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