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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 80 67 96
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +29
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 230 243 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.41% 2.64% 1.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.24% 10.26% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 128 80
Average daily rate
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£350 £345 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £474 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 12
Average hourly rate £41.29 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.88% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £14.45 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £25.15 £29.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.64 £18.75 £22.86
% change year-on-year
+20.73% -17.96%
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
2489 2369 2075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.11% 25.76% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1472 1166 1066
Average daily rate £375 £351 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% -3.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £497 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 81 113
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.29 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.67% -13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -2 87 £300 -0.41% 30
Hampshire -23 44 £381 +11.31% 9
Buckinghamshire +16 26 £425 -4.22% 12
Surrey -2 21 £350 -3.44% 15
Oxfordshire -15 19 £350 -3.44% 6
West Sussex -13 14 £375 +22.95% 4
Kent -2 12 £375 +7.14% 5
Middlesex +7 5 £213 - 1
East Sussex -6 1 £250 -33.33%
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 398 (79.76%) Cisco
2 289 (57.92%) CCNA
3 276 (55.31%) CCNP
4 214 (42.89%) Firewall
5 189 (37.88%) LAN
6 179 (35.87%) WAN
7 116 (23.25%) CheckPoint
8 108 (21.64%) ITIL
9 103 (20.64%) Telecoms
10 101 (20.24%) BGP
10 101 (20.24%) Security Cleared
11 98 (19.64%) VPN
12 94 (18.84%) Juniper
12 94 (18.84%) Cisco ASA
13 93 (18.64%) OSPF
14 88 (17.64%) MPLS
15 86 (17.23%) Windows
16 83 (16.63%) Microsoft
16 83 (16.63%) TCP/IP
16 83 (16.63%) SC Cleared
17 82 (16.43%) CCIE
17 82 (16.43%) F5
18 76 (15.23%) Data Centre
19 75 (15.03%) VMware
20 72 (14.43%) Wireless
20 72 (14.43%) Microsoft Certification
20 72 (14.43%) VoIP
20 72 (14.43%) Network Security
21 71 (14.23%) Network Design
22 63 (12.63%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (3.41%) Lync
2 15 (3.01%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (1.80%) IIS
4 9 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.80%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.20%) Apache
7 1 (0.20%) nginx
7 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.20%) CloudStack
Applications
1 58 (11.62%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.01%) MS Office
3 19 (3.81%) MS Visio
4 13 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) RMDS
1 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (1.20%) SaaS
2 4 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.60%) Office 365
4 2 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.20%) PaaS
5 1 (0.20%) IaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 214 (42.89%) Firewall
2 189 (37.88%) LAN
3 179 (35.87%) WAN
4 101 (20.24%) BGP
5 98 (19.64%) VPN
6 94 (18.84%) Cisco ASA
7 93 (18.64%) OSPF
8 88 (17.64%) MPLS
9 83 (16.63%) TCP/IP
10 72 (14.43%) VoIP
10 72 (14.43%) Wireless
10 72 (14.43%) Network Security
11 63 (12.63%) DNS
12 56 (11.22%) Cisco Nexus
13 50 (10.02%) EIGRP
14 42 (8.42%) Ethernet
15 37 (7.41%) Internet
16 36 (7.21%) DHCP
17 34 (6.81%) SSL
17 34 (6.81%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.00%) MS Access
4 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.20%) Redis
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.40%) StarTeam
4 2 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
General
1 103 (20.64%) Telecoms
2 52 (10.42%) Finance
3 11 (2.20%) Banking
4 5 (1.00%) Retail
5 4 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (0.80%) Legal
6 3 (0.60%) Billing
6 3 (0.60%) Local Government
6 3 (0.60%) Japanese Language
7 2 (0.40%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.40%) Electronics
7 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.20%) Back Office
8 1 (0.20%) Advertising
8 1 (0.20%) Publishing
8 1 (0.20%) Games
8 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 193 (38.68%) Network Engineer
2 45 (9.02%) Architect
3 42 (8.42%) Support Engineer
4 39 (7.82%) Analyst
5 36 (7.21%) Cisco Engineer
6 35 (7.01%) Network Support
7 28 (5.61%) IP Engineer
8 27 (5.41%) Security Engineer
9 25 (5.01%) Senior Network Engineer
10 22 (4.41%) Network Support Engineer
11 21 (4.21%) Network Analyst
12 20 (4.01%) Network Architect
13 18 (3.61%) Consultant
14 16 (3.21%) Design Engineer
14 16 (3.21%) Test Specialist
15 15 (3.01%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 15 (3.01%) Network Security Engineer
15 15 (3.01%) Support Analyst
16 14 (2.81%) Administrator
17 12 (2.40%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.01%) HTML
2 22 (4.41%) .NET
3 21 (4.21%) JSP
4 20 (4.01%) ASP.NET
5 14 (2.81%) CSS
5 14 (2.81%) 802.1X
6 7 (1.40%) XMPP
7 5 (1.00%) XML
8 2 (0.40%) Web Services
8 2 (0.40%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.20%) YAML
9 1 (0.20%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 76 (15.23%) Data Centre
2 25 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (2.40%) e-Health
3 12 (2.40%) Computer Science
4 9 (1.80%) PKI
5 7 (1.40%) CMDB
5 7 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (1.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.00%) Replication
7 5 (1.00%) IVR
7 5 (1.00%) Raspberry Pi
8 4 (0.80%) Cryptography
8 4 (0.80%) Clustering
8 4 (0.80%) NHS
8 4 (0.80%) SecurID
9 2 (0.40%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.40%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 86 (17.23%) Windows
2 59 (11.82%) Linux
3 38 (7.62%) UNIX
4 33 (6.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (2.81%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.80%) Solaris
9 7 (1.40%) CentOS
10 4 (0.80%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.20%) HPUX
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (21.64%) ITIL
2 71 (14.23%) Network Design
3 44 (8.82%) Load Balancing
4 34 (6.81%) Migration
5 30 (6.01%) Project Management
6 27 (5.41%) Service Delivery
7 26 (5.21%) Network Monitoring
8 25 (5.01%) Network Management
9 24 (4.81%) Security Testing
9 24 (4.81%) Configuration Management
10 21 (4.21%) ITIL V3
11 18 (3.61%) Change Management
12 17 (3.41%) Service Management
13 16 (3.21%) Knowledge Management
14 13 (2.61%) Test Scripting
15 12 (2.40%) Validation
15 12 (2.40%) Kalman Filter
16 11 (2.20%) PRINCE2
16 11 (2.20%) Incident Management
17 10 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (5.41%) SQL
1 27 (5.41%) PowerShell
2 25 (5.01%) JavaScript
3 8 (1.60%) Perl
4 6 (1.20%) C
5 2 (0.40%) PHP
5 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.40%) Python
5 2 (0.40%) Java
6 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.20%) Groovy
6 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.20%) VBScript
6 1 (0.20%) VB
6 1 (0.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 289 (57.92%) CCNA
2 276 (55.31%) CCNP
3 101 (20.24%) Security Cleared
4 83 (16.63%) SC Cleared
5 82 (16.43%) CCIE
6 72 (14.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 46 (9.22%) Degree
8 34 (6.81%) CCDP
9 31 (6.21%) MCITP
10 27 (5.41%) CCSE
11 25 (5.01%) MCSA
11 25 (5.01%) DV Cleared
12 24 (4.81%) CCSP
13 23 (4.61%) ISTQB
14 22 (4.41%) CCSA
15 20 (4.01%) ISEB
16 19 (3.81%) CISSP
16 19 (3.81%) A+ Certification
16 19 (3.81%) Network+ Certification
16 19 (3.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.01%) SLA
2 12 (2.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.60%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.40%) QA
5 5 (1.00%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.80%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.20%) TickIT
7 1 (0.20%) GPG13
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 35 (7.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.61%) vSphere
4 13 (2.61%) XenApp
5 10 (2.00%) ProxySG
6 7 (1.40%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.20%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.00%) iptables
8 5 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.60%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.60%) Firmware
10 2 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.40%) UAG
11 1 (0.20%) XenServer
11 1 (0.20%) vCloud
11 1 (0.20%) KVM
11 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.20%) Snort
11 1 (0.20%) Squid
Systems Management
1 23 (4.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (2.61%) CA Spectrum
3 10 (2.00%) SCCM
3 10 (2.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (1.20%) Puppet
4 6 (1.20%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (1.00%) FortiGate
5 5 (1.00%) Cacti
6 4 (0.80%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (0.80%) Foglight
7 3 (0.60%) OpenView
7 3 (0.60%) WhatsUp Gold
7 3 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (0.60%) SCOM
8 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.40%) Netcool
8 2 (0.40%) Nessus
9 1 (0.20%) WSUS
9 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 398 (79.76%) Cisco
2 116 (23.25%) CheckPoint
3 94 (18.84%) Juniper
4 83 (16.63%) Microsoft
5 82 (16.43%) F5
6 75 (15.03%) VMware
7 45 (9.02%) HP
8 34 (6.81%) Citrix
9 24 (4.81%) Blue Coat
10 19 (3.81%) SolarWinds
11 14 (2.81%) McAfee
12 13 (2.61%) CA
12 13 (2.61%) Nokia
13 12 (2.40%) Fortinet
14 11 (2.20%) Avaya
15 10 (2.00%) Huawei
16 9 (1.80%) Tufin
16 9 (1.80%) Sun
17 8 (1.60%) Remedy
18 7 (1.40%) NetScout
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