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 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 67 87 75
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 234 188 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.56% 2.14% 2.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.06% 9.28% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 102 56
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£325 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £226 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 24
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.21 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.21% -15.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £36.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.07%
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
2325 2025 2360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.42% 23.10% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1200 1056 1078
Average daily rate £365 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 106 155
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.36 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% -44.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £11.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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 17 September 2014.

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 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 +44 102 £275 -31.25% 28
Hampshire +12 56 £328 -0.75% 11
Surrey -16 29 £360 +15.20% 21
Oxfordshire +4 15 £325 +8.33% 3
Buckinghamshire -2 9 £338 +31.70% 9
West Sussex +2 8 £220 -21.77% 2
Kent -4 7 £400 +45.45% 7
East Sussex -11 4 £375 +15.38% 5
Middlesex -6 2 - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 383 (81.32%) Cisco
2 241 (51.17%) CCNA
3 223 (47.35%) Firewall
4 220 (46.71%) CCNP
5 129 (27.39%) CheckPoint
6 128 (27.18%) LAN
7 126 (26.75%) Juniper
8 125 (26.54%) Security Cleared
9 117 (24.84%) WAN
10 115 (24.42%) CCIE
11 113 (23.99%) Telecoms
12 106 (22.51%) SC Cleared
13 103 (21.87%) Cisco ASA
13 103 (21.87%) VPN
14 102 (21.66%) MPLS
15 101 (21.44%) Windows
16 96 (20.38%) OSPF
17 90 (19.11%) Microsoft
18 86 (18.26%) HP
18 86 (18.26%) Microsoft Certification
19 84 (17.83%) VoIP
20 75 (15.92%) BGP
21 74 (15.71%) Linux
22 72 (15.29%) ITIL
23 68 (14.44%) Network Security
24 62 (13.16%) TCP/IP
24 62 (13.16%) Network Management
25 61 (12.95%) Active Directory
26 60 (12.74%) UNIX
27 59 (12.53%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 30 (6.37%) MS Exchange
2 13 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (2.76%) IIS
3 11 (2.34%) Apache
4 5 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.42%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.42%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.42%) SAS
8 1 (0.21%) Lync
8 1 (0.21%) Moodle
Applications
1 36 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.10%) MS Office
3 17 (3.61%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.42%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.12%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.21%) IaaS
1 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 223 (47.35%) Firewall
2 128 (27.18%) LAN
3 117 (24.84%) WAN
4 103 (21.87%) Cisco ASA
4 103 (21.87%) VPN
5 102 (21.66%) MPLS
6 96 (20.38%) OSPF
7 84 (17.83%) VoIP
8 75 (15.92%) BGP
9 68 (14.44%) Network Security
10 62 (13.16%) TCP/IP
11 59 (12.53%) DNS
12 57 (12.10%) IPsec
13 52 (11.04%) Wireless
14 48 (10.19%) SAN
14 48 (10.19%) Cisco PIX
15 46 (9.77%) Ethernet
16 39 (8.28%) SNMP
17 32 (6.79%) VLAN
18 31 (6.58%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (0.85%) MySQL
4 3 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.42%) MS Access
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (0.85%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 113 (23.99%) Telecoms
2 29 (6.16%) Finance
3 9 (1.91%) Banking
4 7 (1.49%) Advertising
5 3 (0.64%) Retail
6 2 (0.42%) Billing
6 2 (0.42%) Marketing
6 2 (0.42%) Games
6 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.21%) Electronics
7 1 (0.21%) Military
7 1 (0.21%) French Language
7 1 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 151 (32.06%) Network Engineer
2 62 (13.16%) IP Engineer
3 59 (12.53%) Design Engineer
4 46 (9.77%) Analyst
5 36 (7.64%) Security Engineer
6 30 (6.37%) Consultant
6 30 (6.37%) Support Engineer
7 26 (5.52%) Network Support
8 25 (5.31%) Cisco Engineer
9 23 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
10 20 (4.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (4.03%) Architect
12 17 (3.61%) Network Consultant
12 17 (3.61%) Network Support Engineer
13 15 (3.18%) Network Design Engineer
14 14 (2.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 13 (2.76%) Test Manager
15 13 (2.76%) Security Analyst
16 12 (2.55%) NOC Engineer
16 12 (2.55%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.16%) JSP
2 28 (5.94%) .NET
3 23 (4.88%) ASP.NET
3 23 (4.88%) HTML
4 8 (1.70%) SOAP
4 8 (1.70%) WAP
5 5 (1.06%) XML
6 4 (0.85%) WML
7 2 (0.42%) VXML
8 1 (0.21%) Web Services
8 1 (0.21%) Middleware
8 1 (0.21%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (2.97%) Management Information System
3 12 (2.55%) Mobile App
4 8 (1.70%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (1.27%) Smart Meter
6 5 (1.06%) SecurID
7 4 (0.85%) Blackberry
7 4 (0.85%) PMI
8 3 (0.64%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.64%) NHS
9 2 (0.42%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.42%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.42%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.42%) Wiki
9 2 (0.42%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.42%) Clustering
9 2 (0.42%) iPad
9 2 (0.42%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.21%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.21%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 101 (21.44%) Windows
2 74 (15.71%) Linux
3 60 (12.74%) UNIX
4 48 (10.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (8.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.91%) Windows 7
7 9 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.70%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (1.70%) Solaris
9 6 (1.27%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.27%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.64%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.42%) SUSE
12 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.21%) VMS
12 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (15.29%) ITIL
2 62 (13.16%) Network Management
3 58 (12.31%) Network Design
4 46 (9.77%) Load Balancing
5 38 (8.07%) Network Architecture
6 30 (6.37%) Incident Management
7 28 (5.94%) Project Management
8 23 (4.88%) Service Delivery
9 21 (4.46%) Mentoring
10 20 (4.25%) Coaching
11 17 (3.61%) Risk Assessment
12 16 (3.40%) Security Testing
12 16 (3.40%) Validation
13 15 (3.18%) Change Management
13 15 (3.18%) Service Management
14 14 (2.97%) Capacity Planning
15 13 (2.76%) CRM
15 13 (2.76%) Time Management
15 13 (2.76%) Information Security
16 12 (2.55%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (6.58%) SQL
2 24 (5.10%) Java
3 23 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 22 (4.67%) PowerShell
5 21 (4.46%) VB
6 18 (3.82%) C#
7 16 (3.40%) Perl
8 11 (2.34%) C
9 8 (1.70%) VBScript
10 6 (1.27%) Python
11 5 (1.06%) C++
12 3 (0.64%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.64%) PHP
13 2 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 241 (51.17%) CCNA
2 220 (46.71%) CCNP
3 125 (26.54%) Security Cleared
4 115 (24.42%) CCIE
5 106 (22.51%) SC Cleared
6 86 (18.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 55 (11.68%) MCSE
8 45 (9.55%) CISSP
9 44 (9.34%) CCSP
9 44 (9.34%) ISTQB
10 35 (7.43%) MCITP
10 35 (7.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 31 (6.58%) Degree
12 30 (6.37%) DV Cleared
13 27 (5.73%) CCDP
14 23 (4.88%) Check Point Certification
15 21 (4.46%) CCSA
16 20 (4.25%) CCSE
17 18 (3.82%) CCIP
18 17 (3.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.37%) SLA
2 26 (5.52%) PCI DSS
3 17 (3.61%) QA
4 6 (1.27%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.64%) COBIT
7 1 (0.21%) GPG13
7 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 61 (12.95%) Active Directory
2 20 (4.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (4.03%) vSphere
4 18 (3.82%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (2.55%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.70%) XenApp
6 8 (1.70%) NFS
7 4 (0.85%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.64%) KVM
8 3 (0.64%) vCloud
8 3 (0.64%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.64%) Nmap
8 3 (0.64%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.42%) Snort
9 2 (0.42%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.42%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.21%) Xen
10 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.21%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 18 (3.82%) FortiGate
2 13 (2.76%) SCCM
2 13 (2.76%) Nessus
3 10 (2.12%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (1.06%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.85%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (0.85%) Netcool
5 4 (0.85%) OpenView
5 4 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (0.64%) WSUS
6 3 (0.64%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.64%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.42%) Nagios
7 2 (0.42%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.21%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.21%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 383 (81.32%) Cisco
2 129 (27.39%) CheckPoint
3 126 (26.75%) Juniper
4 90 (19.11%) Microsoft
5 86 (18.26%) HP
6 55 (11.68%) F5
7 45 (9.55%) VMware
8 30 (6.37%) Nokia
9 26 (5.52%) Radware
10 24 (5.10%) Redback
11 23 (4.88%) Citrix
12 22 (4.67%) McAfee
13 21 (4.46%) Blue Coat
13 21 (4.46%) Oracle
14 20 (4.25%) Nortel
15 15 (3.18%) Huawei
16 14 (2.97%) Fortinet
16 14 (2.97%) Ericsson
17 13 (2.76%) Avaya
18 11 (2.34%) Brocade
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