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 30 May 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 68 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 275 234 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.01% 2.50% 2.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.81% 9.75% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 131 100
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £484 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 8
Median hourly rate £32.25 £22.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £14.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.10 £37.30 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £21.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
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
2543 2400 2523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.83% 25.67% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1516 1330 1245
Median daily rate £403 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 120 104
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +30.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.91 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 102 £350 -11.94% 16
Hampshire +18 100 £400 +12.28% 12
Surrey -11 25 £380 +26.66% 15
Oxfordshire +7 17 £275 -38.88% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 17 £375 -16.66% 7
West Sussex -17 11 £365 +21.66% 4
Kent -11 3 £250 -28.57% 1
East Sussex +2 1 - - 1
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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.

1 435 (80.41%) Cisco
2 284 (52.50%) CCNP
3 268 (49.54%) CCNA
4 238 (43.99%) Firewall
5 180 (33.27%) WAN
6 173 (31.98%) LAN
7 144 (26.62%) Security Cleared
8 117 (21.63%) MPLS
9 116 (21.44%) SC Cleared
10 114 (21.07%) Wireless
11 111 (20.52%) Juniper
12 110 (20.33%) Data Centre
13 106 (19.59%) CheckPoint
13 106 (19.59%) ITIL
14 103 (19.04%) Cisco ASA
15 100 (18.48%) BGP
16 99 (18.30%) Cisco Nexus
17 88 (16.27%) CCIE
17 88 (16.27%) Network Security
18 85 (15.71%) Telecoms
19 81 (14.97%) Linux
20 77 (14.23%) Windows
20 77 (14.23%) VoIP
21 76 (14.05%) F5
22 73 (13.49%) VMware
22 73 (13.49%) OSPF
23 72 (13.31%) TCP/IP
24 69 (12.75%) VPN
25 67 (12.38%) DNS
26 65 (12.01%) Network Design

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 10 (1.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.74%) Apache
3 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (0.55%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.55%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.37%) IIS
5 2 (0.37%) JBoss
5 2 (0.37%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.18%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.18%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 51 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.96%) MS Office
3 3 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) BusinessWare
3 1 (0.18%) Primavera
3 1 (0.18%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.11%) PaaS
2 5 (0.92%) SaaS
3 3 (0.55%) IaaS
4 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 238 (43.99%) Firewall
2 180 (33.27%) WAN
3 173 (31.98%) LAN
4 117 (21.63%) MPLS
5 114 (21.07%) Wireless
6 103 (19.04%) Cisco ASA
7 100 (18.48%) BGP
8 99 (18.30%) Cisco Nexus
9 88 (16.27%) Network Security
10 77 (14.23%) VoIP
11 73 (13.49%) OSPF
12 72 (13.31%) TCP/IP
13 69 (12.75%) VPN
14 67 (12.38%) DNS
15 56 (10.35%) IPsec
16 55 (10.17%) DHCP
17 45 (8.32%) SSL
18 44 (8.13%) SAN
19 43 (7.95%) Ethernet
20 42 (7.76%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.92%) MySQL
3 3 (0.55%) DB2
3 3 (0.55%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.18%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (2.03%) StarTeam
3 7 (1.29%) HP UFT
3 7 (1.29%) LoadRunner
3 7 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.55%) PHPUnit
4 3 (0.55%) Subversion
5 2 (0.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 85 (15.71%) Telecoms
2 54 (9.98%) Finance
3 11 (2.03%) Back Office
3 11 (2.03%) Retail
4 7 (1.29%) French Language
4 7 (1.29%) German Language
4 7 (1.29%) Military
5 6 (1.11%) Billing
6 5 (0.92%) Banking
6 5 (0.92%) Local Government
7 4 (0.74%) Legal
8 3 (0.55%) Electronics
8 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.55%) Marketing
9 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Advertising
10 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.18%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 249 (46.03%) Network Engineer
2 84 (15.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 68 (12.57%) Support Engineer
4 63 (11.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 58 (10.72%) Architect
6 44 (8.13%) Network Support
7 43 (7.95%) Network Support Engineer
8 41 (7.58%) IP Engineer
9 39 (7.21%) Security Engineer
10 34 (6.28%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 31 (5.73%) Senior Network Engineer
12 29 (5.36%) Design Engineer
13 26 (4.81%) Analyst
13 26 (4.81%) Consultant
13 26 (4.81%) Network Architect
14 25 (4.62%) Network Design Engineer
15 23 (4.25%) Firewall Engineer
16 22 (4.07%) Cisco Support
16 22 (4.07%) Cisco Support Engineer
17 20 (3.70%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.14%) .NET
1 17 (3.14%) ASP.NET
1 17 (3.14%) HTML
2 12 (2.22%) 802.1X
3 7 (1.29%) JSP
4 3 (0.55%) CakePHP
4 3 (0.55%) jQuery
4 3 (0.55%) JSON
4 3 (0.55%) LAMP
4 3 (0.55%) REST
4 3 (0.55%) SOAP
4 3 (0.55%) XML
4 3 (0.55%) XMPP
5 2 (0.37%) Middleware
5 2 (0.37%) Web Services
6 1 (0.18%) CSS
6 1 (0.18%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 110 (20.33%) Data Centre
2 29 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 26 (4.81%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.70%) Driving Licence
5 18 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (1.85%) FlexPod
8 9 (1.66%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.48%) Cryptography
9 8 (1.48%) e-Health
10 7 (1.29%) PKI
11 6 (1.11%) Clustering
11 6 (1.11%) VCE vBlock
11 6 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.74%) RSA SecurID
13 3 (0.55%) IVR
13 3 (0.55%) User Experience
14 2 (0.37%) Cloud Native
14 2 (0.37%) EqualLogic
14 2 (0.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 81 (14.97%) Linux
2 77 (14.23%) Windows
3 52 (9.61%) Windows Server
4 27 (4.99%) Unix
5 17 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.66%) CentOS
8 9 (1.66%) Data ONTAP
9 7 (1.29%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.92%) Solaris
12 3 (0.55%) AIX
12 3 (0.55%) CatOS
13 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (19.59%) ITIL
2 65 (12.01%) Network Design
3 41 (7.58%) Load Balancing
4 39 (7.21%) Migration
5 34 (6.28%) Information Security
6 33 (6.10%) Project Management
7 26 (4.81%) Configuration Management
8 24 (4.44%) Capacity Management
9 23 (4.25%) Network Management
10 21 (3.88%) Change Management
11 20 (3.70%) CRM
12 19 (3.51%) Incident Management
13 18 (3.33%) Network Architecture
14 16 (2.96%) Problem Management
14 16 (2.96%) Service Delivery
15 14 (2.59%) Change Control
15 14 (2.59%) High Availability
15 14 (2.59%) Network Monitoring
15 14 (2.59%) TOGAF
16 13 (2.40%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 26 (4.81%) SQL
2 20 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 17 (3.14%) C
4 15 (2.77%) PowerShell
5 12 (2.22%) Python
6 9 (1.66%) Java
7 8 (1.48%) Perl
7 8 (1.48%) VB
7 8 (1.48%) VBScript
8 7 (1.29%) C#
9 4 (0.74%) Ruby
10 3 (0.55%) PHP
11 2 (0.37%) AWK
11 2 (0.37%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.37%) sed
11 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.37%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 284 (52.50%) CCNP
2 268 (49.54%) CCNA
3 144 (26.62%) Security Cleared
4 116 (21.44%) SC Cleared
5 88 (16.27%) CCIE
6 58 (10.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 57 (10.54%) Degree
8 30 (5.55%) MCSE
9 27 (4.99%) DV Cleared
10 26 (4.81%) CCSE
11 24 (4.44%) CISSP
11 24 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 20 (3.70%) CCSA
13 19 (3.51%) ISTQB
14 18 (3.33%) CCDP
14 18 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 17 (3.14%) MCITP
16 16 (2.96%) HND
16 16 (2.96%) JNCIA
17 14 (2.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.02%) SLA
2 23 (4.25%) PCI DSS
3 17 (3.14%) QA
4 9 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.74%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.37%) COBIT
6 2 (0.37%) GLP
6 2 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 52 (9.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (6.10%) Active Directory
3 17 (3.14%) vSphere
4 15 (2.77%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.66%) ProxySG
6 7 (1.29%) XenApp
7 3 (0.55%) vCloud
8 2 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.37%) iptables
8 2 (0.37%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.37%) XenServer
9 1 (0.18%) ClearTrust
9 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.18%) Postfix
9 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
2 13 (2.40%) FortiGate
3 11 (2.03%) SolarWinds Orion
4 10 (1.85%) Cisco UCCE
4 10 (1.85%) Puppet
5 9 (1.66%) Nagios
6 8 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (0.92%) Cisco UCCX
8 5 (0.92%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.92%) WhatsUp Gold
9 3 (0.55%) OpenView
10 2 (0.37%) BMC Marimba
10 2 (0.37%) SCCM
10 2 (0.37%) SCOM
10 2 (0.37%) vMotion
11 1 (0.18%) Amdocs OSS
11 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.18%) vRealize
Vendors
1 435 (80.41%) Cisco
2 111 (20.52%) Juniper
3 106 (19.59%) CheckPoint
4 76 (14.05%) F5
5 73 (13.49%) VMware
6 64 (11.83%) Microsoft
7 62 (11.46%) HP
8 34 (6.28%) Palo Alto
9 24 (4.44%) SolarWinds
10 21 (3.88%) Remedy
11 20 (3.70%) Blue Coat
12 19 (3.51%) IBM
13 18 (3.33%) Aruba
13 18 (3.33%) Citrix
14 15 (2.77%) Huawei
15 13 (2.40%) Dell
15 13 (2.40%) Oracle
15 13 (2.40%) Red Hat
16 11 (2.03%) EMC
16 11 (2.03%) NetApp
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