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 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 67 79 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 246 247 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.84% 2.49% 2.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.10% 9.42% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 148 138
Median daily rate £380 £350 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £210 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £326
% change year-on-year
- +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.56 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.45% +123.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.85 £21.65 £14.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £129.85 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+57.77% +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
2217 2622 2327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.61% 26.46% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1359 1557 1197
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £266 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 117 105
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.30 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Hampshire +51 93 £400 +6.66% 21
Berkshire +7 75 £388 +29.16% 13
Surrey 0 24 £275 -25.67% 14
Buckinghamshire +4 21 £350 -17.64% 2
Oxfordshire -23 13 £313 -10.71% 4
Middlesex +8 11 £450 +69.81%
Kent -4 3 £185 -47.14% 4
East Sussex +7 1 £225 -18.18% 5
West Sussex -20 1 - - 4
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 430 (81.90%) Cisco
2 310 (59.05%) CCNP
3 247 (47.05%) CCNA
4 214 (40.76%) Firewall
5 172 (32.76%) LAN
5 172 (32.76%) WAN
6 135 (25.71%) Security Cleared
7 128 (24.38%) CheckPoint
8 117 (22.29%) Data Centre
9 111 (21.14%) SC Cleared
10 107 (20.38%) Network Security
11 105 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
12 104 (19.81%) CCIE
13 91 (17.33%) Cisco Nexus
14 88 (16.76%) Juniper
14 88 (16.76%) ITIL
15 83 (15.81%) Wireless
16 82 (15.62%) BGP
17 77 (14.67%) Linux
17 77 (14.67%) MPLS
18 72 (13.71%) OSPF
19 69 (13.14%) Telecoms
20 68 (12.95%) F5
21 67 (12.76%) VMware
21 67 (12.76%) Microsoft
21 67 (12.76%) VoIP
22 64 (12.19%) DNS
23 63 (12.00%) VPN
24 59 (11.24%) Windows
25 58 (11.05%) TCP/IP

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 14 (2.67%) Apache
2 13 (2.48%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.71%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.76%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.57%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.38%) CMS
7 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.71%) MS Office
3 7 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.76%) PaaS
3 3 (0.57%) SaaS
4 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.38%) Office 365
5 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.19%) IaaS
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 214 (40.76%) Firewall
2 172 (32.76%) LAN
2 172 (32.76%) WAN
3 107 (20.38%) Network Security
4 105 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 91 (17.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 83 (15.81%) Wireless
7 82 (15.62%) BGP
8 77 (14.67%) MPLS
9 72 (13.71%) OSPF
10 67 (12.76%) VoIP
11 64 (12.19%) DNS
12 63 (12.00%) VPN
13 58 (11.05%) TCP/IP
14 46 (8.76%) IPsec
15 44 (8.38%) SAN
16 35 (6.67%) DHCP
16 35 (6.67%) WLAN
17 34 (6.48%) Ethernet
18 31 (5.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.29%) MySQL
2 11 (2.10%) MongoDB
2 11 (2.10%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.38%) Star Schema
4 1 (0.19%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (2.29%) PHPUnit
1 12 (2.29%) Subversion
2 10 (1.90%) HP UFT
2 10 (1.90%) LoadRunner
3 9 (1.71%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (0.95%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (0.76%) StarTeam
5 4 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.19%) AppScan
6 1 (0.19%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.19%) GDB
6 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.19%) WinDbg
General
1 69 (13.14%) Telecoms
2 36 (6.86%) Finance
3 10 (1.90%) Legal
3 10 (1.90%) Retail
4 7 (1.33%) Billing
5 5 (0.95%) Back Office
6 4 (0.76%) Banking
6 4 (0.76%) Law
6 4 (0.76%) Local Government
7 3 (0.57%) Electronics
7 3 (0.57%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.57%) Marketing
8 2 (0.38%) French Language
8 2 (0.38%) German Language
8 2 (0.38%) Military
9 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 247 (47.05%) Network Engineer
2 75 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 57 (10.86%) Security Engineer
4 54 (10.29%) Architect
4 54 (10.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 46 (8.76%) Consultant
6 45 (8.57%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 44 (8.38%) Support Engineer
8 36 (6.86%) Network Security Engineer
8 36 (6.86%) Network Support
9 33 (6.29%) Network Support Engineer
10 31 (5.90%) Firewall Engineer
11 25 (4.76%) Network Architect
11 25 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
12 24 (4.57%) Security Consultant
13 19 (3.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 19 (3.62%) Analyst
14 18 (3.43%) Administrator
14 18 (3.43%) IP Engineer
15 16 (3.05%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.19%) HTML
2 21 (4.00%) .NET
2 21 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (2.48%) jQuery
4 12 (2.29%) CakePHP
4 12 (2.29%) LAMP
4 12 (2.29%) XML
5 11 (2.10%) JSON
5 11 (2.10%) REST
5 11 (2.10%) SOAP
6 10 (1.90%) JSP
7 8 (1.52%) XMPP
8 7 (1.33%) 802.1X
9 2 (0.38%) CSS
10 1 (0.19%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.19%) ELK Stack
10 1 (0.19%) VXML
10 1 (0.19%) Web Services
10 1 (0.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 117 (22.29%) Data Centre
2 22 (4.19%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 14 (2.67%) Driving Licence
4 13 (2.48%) FlexPod
5 11 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.10%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.71%) EMC VNX
7 8 (1.52%) PKI
7 8 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (1.33%) e-Health
8 7 (1.33%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.14%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.95%) IVR
10 5 (0.95%) VCE vBlock
11 4 (0.76%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.57%) CCTV
12 3 (0.57%) Clustering
12 3 (0.57%) CMDB
12 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 77 (14.67%) Linux
2 59 (11.24%) Windows
3 39 (7.43%) Windows Server
4 29 (5.52%) Unix
5 15 (2.86%) CentOS
6 14 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (2.29%) Data ONTAP
9 11 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.33%) Solaris
10 7 (1.33%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.19%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.19%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.19%) SUSE
12 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (16.76%) ITIL
2 44 (8.38%) Network Design
3 41 (7.81%) Load Balancing
4 39 (7.43%) Migration
5 35 (6.67%) Information Security
6 21 (4.00%) Service Management
7 19 (3.62%) Capacity Management
7 19 (3.62%) CRM
7 19 (3.62%) Network Architecture
7 19 (3.62%) Project Management
8 18 (3.43%) Data Protection
8 18 (3.43%) Service Delivery
9 16 (3.05%) High Availability
10 15 (2.86%) Change Management
10 15 (2.86%) ISMS
10 15 (2.86%) ITIL V3
11 14 (2.67%) Configuration Management
11 14 (2.67%) Network Management
12 12 (2.29%) Change Control
12 12 (2.29%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 33 (6.29%) JavaScript
2 30 (5.71%) SQL
3 17 (3.24%) PowerShell
4 15 (2.86%) Python
5 14 (2.67%) Perl
5 14 (2.67%) PHP
6 12 (2.29%) Java
6 12 (2.29%) VB
7 11 (2.10%) C#
7 11 (2.10%) VBScript
8 7 (1.33%) C
9 2 (0.38%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.38%) C++
10 1 (0.19%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 310 (59.05%) CCNP
2 247 (47.05%) CCNA
3 135 (25.71%) Security Cleared
4 111 (21.14%) SC Cleared
5 104 (19.81%) CCIE
6 50 (9.52%) Degree
7 45 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 38 (7.24%) CISSP
9 31 (5.90%) CCDP
10 25 (4.76%) CISM
10 25 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 24 (4.57%) CCSP
12 23 (4.38%) CCSE
13 22 (4.19%) ISTQB
14 21 (4.00%) CCSA
14 21 (4.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 20 (3.81%) CCVP
15 20 (3.81%) MCSE
16 18 (3.43%) DV Cleared
17 16 (3.05%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.86%) SLA
2 27 (5.14%) PCI DSS
3 25 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (4.57%) QA
5 11 (2.10%) JSP 440
6 10 (1.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (0.76%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.38%) COBIT
9 2 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.38%) GLP
9 2 (0.38%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (7.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (4.95%) Active Directory
3 24 (4.57%) vSphere
4 10 (1.90%) ProxySG
5 8 (1.52%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.76%) Firmware
6 4 (0.76%) vCloud
7 3 (0.57%) XenApp
8 2 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.19%) Ceph
9 1 (0.19%) NFS
9 1 (0.19%) Postfix
9 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (6.48%) FortiGate
2 23 (4.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 16 (3.05%) Cisco UCCE
4 12 (2.29%) Cisco Prime
4 12 (2.29%) Puppet
5 11 (2.10%) Cisco UCCX
5 11 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.90%) Nagios
6 10 (1.90%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (0.76%) Nessus
7 4 (0.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.57%) Ansible
9 2 (0.38%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.38%) Cisco CME
9 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.38%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.19%) Nmap
10 1 (0.19%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 430 (81.90%) Cisco
2 128 (24.38%) CheckPoint
3 88 (16.76%) Juniper
4 68 (12.95%) F5
5 67 (12.76%) Microsoft
5 67 (12.76%) VMware
6 54 (10.29%) HP
7 51 (9.71%) Palo Alto
8 19 (3.62%) Citrix
8 19 (3.62%) SolarWinds
9 15 (2.86%) Fortinet
9 15 (2.86%) Oracle
10 14 (2.67%) Blue Coat
10 14 (2.67%) NetApp
11 13 (2.48%) AlgoSec
11 13 (2.48%) Tufin
12 12 (2.29%) EMC
12 12 (2.29%) IBM
13 11 (2.10%) Dell
14 10 (1.90%) Aruba
Surrey
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
Orgtel
Rate: £274 - £275 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
TDA Group
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago