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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 57 70 104
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +34
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 280 249 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.27% 2.61% 1.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.86% 9.51% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 134 71
Average daily rate £350 £331 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 - £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 - £81.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+106.83% -12.62%
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
2360 2619 2169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.56% 27.45% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1426 1279 1035
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 107 115
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.84% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hampshire +41 125 £395 +9.72% 17
Berkshire -8 74 £363 +4.31% 31
Surrey -11 35 £275 -12.00% 28
Buckinghamshire +12 14 £260 -35.00% 5
Oxfordshire -1 11 £275 - 9
Kent -10 6 £200 -55.55% 6
M4 Corridor - 6 £300 -
East Sussex +9 2 £325 -21.21%
Middlesex - 2 £469 -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 396 (80.00%) Cisco
2 271 (54.75%) CCNP
3 250 (50.51%) CCNA
4 244 (49.29%) Firewall
5 167 (33.74%) LAN
6 166 (33.54%) WAN
7 135 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 131 (26.46%) Cisco ASA
9 125 (25.25%) Wireless
10 114 (23.03%) ITIL
11 112 (22.63%) Juniper
12 111 (22.42%) SC Cleared
13 105 (21.21%) CheckPoint
14 102 (20.61%) Data Centre
15 98 (19.80%) MPLS
16 94 (18.99%) Windows
17 92 (18.59%) BGP
18 88 (17.78%) CCIE
19 85 (17.17%) Cisco Nexus
20 82 (16.57%) VoIP
21 77 (15.56%) Network Security
22 76 (15.35%) DNS
22 76 (15.35%) OSPF
23 75 (15.15%) Telecoms
23 75 (15.15%) F5
24 67 (13.54%) VMware
24 67 (13.54%) TCP/IP
24 67 (13.54%) VPN
25 60 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
26 59 (11.92%) Network Design

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 14 (2.83%) MS Exchange
2 12 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.82%) Skype for Business
4 8 (1.62%) Apache
4 8 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.01%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.81%) JBoss
7 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.40%) IIS
9 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.20%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.20%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.44%) MS Office
3 7 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.20%) BusinessWare
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.22%) SaaS
2 9 (1.82%) IaaS
2 9 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.01%) PaaS
4 4 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.61%) Office 365
6 2 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 244 (49.29%) Firewall
2 167 (33.74%) LAN
3 166 (33.54%) WAN
4 131 (26.46%) Cisco ASA
5 125 (25.25%) Wireless
6 98 (19.80%) MPLS
7 92 (18.59%) BGP
8 85 (17.17%) Cisco Nexus
9 82 (16.57%) VoIP
10 77 (15.56%) Network Security
11 76 (15.35%) DNS
11 76 (15.35%) OSPF
12 67 (13.54%) TCP/IP
12 67 (13.54%) VPN
13 54 (10.91%) DHCP
14 47 (9.49%) SSL
15 45 (9.09%) EIGRP
15 45 (9.09%) IPsec
16 35 (7.07%) SNMP
17 34 (6.87%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.83%) MySQL
3 8 (1.62%) MongoDB
3 8 (1.62%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.01%) DB2
5 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.20%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (2.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 9 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (1.82%) StarTeam
3 8 (1.62%) PHPUnit
3 8 (1.62%) Subversion
4 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 75 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 49 (9.90%) Finance
3 15 (3.03%) Banking
4 7 (1.41%) Back Office
4 7 (1.41%) Military
4 7 (1.41%) Retail
5 3 (0.61%) French Language
5 3 (0.61%) German Language
5 3 (0.61%) Local Government
6 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.40%) Publishing
7 1 (0.20%) Advertising
7 1 (0.20%) Electronics
7 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 234 (47.27%) Network Engineer
2 97 (19.60%) Cisco Engineer
3 76 (15.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 58 (11.72%) Support Engineer
5 51 (10.30%) Architect
6 43 (8.69%) Network Support
6 43 (8.69%) Senior Network Engineer
7 37 (7.47%) Network Support Engineer
8 31 (6.26%) Design Engineer
9 29 (5.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 28 (5.66%) Consultant
10 28 (5.66%) IP Engineer
11 26 (5.25%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 25 (5.05%) Cisco Support
13 24 (4.85%) Analyst
14 22 (4.44%) Network Design Engineer
15 21 (4.24%) Cisco Support Engineer
15 21 (4.24%) Security Engineer
16 20 (4.04%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
17 19 (3.84%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.84%) 802.1X
2 10 (2.02%) .NET
3 9 (1.82%) SOAP
4 8 (1.62%) CakePHP
4 8 (1.62%) jQuery
4 8 (1.62%) JSON
4 8 (1.62%) LAMP
4 8 (1.62%) REST
4 8 (1.62%) XML
5 6 (1.21%) CSS
5 6 (1.21%) HTML
6 5 (1.01%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.81%) Middleware
8 3 (0.61%) Web Services
9 2 (0.40%) RSS
10 1 (0.20%) JMS
10 1 (0.20%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 102 (20.61%) Data Centre
2 23 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 19 (3.84%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.84%) Computer Science
3 19 (3.84%) PKI
4 16 (3.23%) CESG
5 15 (3.03%) Driving Licence
6 14 (2.83%) CESG CLAS
6 14 (2.83%) Cryptography
7 11 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.62%) Clustering
9 7 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.81%) e-Health
10 4 (0.81%) Public Cloud
10 4 (0.81%) SecurID
10 4 (0.81%) User Experience
10 4 (0.81%) Web 2.0
11 3 (0.61%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.61%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.61%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 94 (18.99%) Windows
2 55 (11.11%) Linux
3 49 (9.90%) Windows Server
4 40 (8.08%) Unix
5 29 (5.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (3.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (3.03%) Windows 7
9 12 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.82%) CentOS
11 7 (1.41%) Solaris
12 6 (1.21%) AIX
13 5 (1.01%) Windows 8
13 5 (1.01%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.61%) CatOS
15 2 (0.40%) HPUX
15 2 (0.40%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.40%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (23.03%) ITIL
2 59 (11.92%) Network Design
3 48 (9.70%) Migration
4 38 (7.68%) Load Balancing
5 33 (6.67%) Information Security
6 32 (6.46%) Project Management
7 29 (5.86%) Service Management
8 28 (5.66%) Change Management
9 27 (5.45%) Network Architecture
10 26 (5.25%) Incident Management
11 25 (5.05%) TOGAF
12 22 (4.44%) Capacity Management
12 22 (4.44%) Network Management
13 18 (3.64%) SIEM
14 17 (3.43%) Service Delivery
15 16 (3.23%) Configuration Management
15 16 (3.23%) Information Assurance
16 15 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
16 15 (3.03%) Problem Management
17 13 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (5.66%) SQL
2 15 (3.03%) C
3 13 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.02%) PowerShell
5 9 (1.82%) PHP
6 5 (1.01%) Java
6 5 (1.01%) Perl
7 4 (0.81%) Python
8 3 (0.61%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.61%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.40%) AWK
9 2 (0.40%) sed
10 1 (0.20%) VB
10 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 271 (54.75%) CCNP
2 250 (50.51%) CCNA
3 135 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 111 (22.42%) SC Cleared
5 88 (17.78%) CCIE
6 60 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 47 (9.49%) MCSE
8 46 (9.29%) Degree
9 32 (6.46%) DV Cleared
10 31 (6.26%) CISSP
11 22 (4.44%) MCP
12 19 (3.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 18 (3.64%) CISM
14 17 (3.43%) CCSE
14 17 (3.43%) CCVP
14 17 (3.43%) MCSA
15 16 (3.23%) CCSA
16 15 (3.03%) CCENT
16 15 (3.03%) CESG Certified Professional
17 14 (2.83%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.07%) SLA
2 21 (4.24%) QA
3 17 (3.43%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.01%) HIPAA
4 5 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.81%) COBIT
6 2 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.40%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.20%) RMADS
System Software
1 58 (11.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (9.49%) Active Directory
3 19 (3.84%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.42%) vSphere
5 5 (1.01%) XenApp
6 4 (0.81%) ProxySG
7 3 (0.61%) iptables
7 3 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.40%) Firmware
8 2 (0.40%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.40%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.40%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.40%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.40%) XenServer
9 1 (0.20%) ClearTrust
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (4.44%) Cisco UCCE
2 15 (3.03%) Cisco UCCX
3 12 (2.42%) CiscoWorks
4 9 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (1.41%) WhatsUp Gold
6 6 (1.21%) OpenView
6 6 (1.21%) SCCM
7 5 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.81%) Cacti
8 4 (0.81%) Nagios
8 4 (0.81%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.81%) Puppet
9 3 (0.61%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.61%) Nessus
9 3 (0.61%) SCOM
10 2 (0.40%) BMC Marimba
10 2 (0.40%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.40%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.40%) vMotion
Vendors
1 396 (80.00%) Cisco
2 112 (22.63%) Juniper
3 105 (21.21%) CheckPoint
4 75 (15.15%) F5
5 67 (13.54%) VMware
6 56 (11.31%) HP
7 55 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 42 (8.48%) Palo Alto
9 23 (4.65%) Citrix
9 23 (4.65%) Oracle
9 23 (4.65%) SolarWinds
10 16 (3.23%) Aruba
10 16 (3.23%) Blue Coat
11 15 (3.03%) Cyberoam
12 13 (2.63%) Intel Security
12 13 (2.63%) Remedy
13 12 (2.42%) Fortinet
14 11 (2.22%) IBM
14 11 (2.22%) Polycom
15 10 (2.02%) Nokia
Slough, Berkshire
AAP3
Rate: £325 - £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day + dep on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day + dep on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £280.00 - £320.00 per day + Circa £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £280.00 - £320.00 per day + Circa £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £35 to £40 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
G2 Recruitment
Rate: £Comp
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Rate: £350 p/d
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + expenses
Posted: 21 days ago