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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 63 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 268 206 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.69% 2.21% 2.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.40% 8.38% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 93 109
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £201 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £288
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 23
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -9.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.70 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £63.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £20.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -17.00%
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
2577 2459 2095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.91% 26.37% 24.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1398 1233 1045
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 117 126
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 28 April 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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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 0 93 £399 +13.92% 29
Hampshire +16 72 £348 +7.90% 20
Surrey +18 39 £311 -7.08% 19
Buckinghamshire -3 24 £375 -6.25% 7
Oxfordshire -9 14 £225 -14.28%
Kent 0 8 £350 +9.37% 1
Middlesex +7 6 £180 -61.08%
West Sussex -21 5 £301 -31.14%
East Sussex -13 2 £275 -26.66% 1
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 433 (84.24%) Cisco
2 270 (52.53%) CCNA
3 267 (51.95%) CCNP
4 229 (44.55%) Firewall
5 177 (34.44%) LAN
6 160 (31.13%) WAN
7 143 (27.82%) Security Cleared
8 136 (26.46%) Cisco ASA
8 136 (26.46%) ITIL
9 126 (24.51%) Telecoms
10 117 (22.76%) CheckPoint
11 116 (22.57%) SC Cleared
12 109 (21.21%) Microsoft
12 109 (21.21%) VPN
13 97 (18.87%) Juniper
13 97 (18.87%) OSPF
13 97 (18.87%) F5
14 94 (18.29%) Windows
15 88 (17.12%) CCIE
16 87 (16.93%) MPLS
17 84 (16.34%) BGP
18 82 (15.95%) Network Security
19 81 (15.76%) Microsoft Certification
20 79 (15.37%) VMware
21 75 (14.59%) TCP/IP
22 73 (14.20%) Linux
22 73 (14.20%) VoIP
23 67 (13.04%) Wireless
24 60 (11.67%) Network Design
25 55 (10.70%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 16 (3.11%) IIS
2 15 (2.92%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.92%) Lync
3 11 (2.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.78%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.58%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.39%) SAS
7 1 (0.19%) Apache
Applications
1 47 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.70%) MS Office
3 11 (2.14%) Spreadsheet
3 11 (2.14%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.58%) Office 365
2 3 (0.58%) OpenShift
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 229 (44.55%) Firewall
2 177 (34.44%) LAN
3 160 (31.13%) WAN
4 136 (26.46%) Cisco ASA
5 109 (21.21%) VPN
6 97 (18.87%) OSPF
7 87 (16.93%) MPLS
8 84 (16.34%) BGP
9 82 (15.95%) Network Security
10 75 (14.59%) TCP/IP
11 73 (14.20%) VoIP
12 67 (13.04%) Wireless
13 54 (10.51%) DNS
14 51 (9.92%) Cisco Nexus
15 45 (8.75%) Internet
16 41 (7.98%) IPsec
16 41 (7.98%) VLAN
17 39 (7.59%) EIGRP
18 38 (7.39%) SSL
18 38 (7.39%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.58%) MySQL
6 3 (0.58%) MS Access
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (0.97%) StarTeam
2 3 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.19%) Ant
General
1 126 (24.51%) Telecoms
2 25 (4.86%) Finance
3 7 (1.36%) Retail
4 5 (0.97%) Legal
5 4 (0.78%) Back Office
6 3 (0.58%) Banking
6 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.58%) Billing
6 3 (0.58%) Japanese Language
7 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.39%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.19%) Games
8 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 194 (37.74%) Network Engineer
2 57 (11.09%) IP Engineer
3 47 (9.14%) Security Engineer
4 46 (8.95%) Support Engineer
5 45 (8.75%) Analyst
6 37 (7.20%) Cisco Engineer
6 37 (7.20%) Network Support
7 36 (7.00%) Architect
8 34 (6.61%) Design Engineer
9 29 (5.64%) Senior Network Engineer
10 28 (5.45%) Network Security Engineer
11 25 (4.86%) Network Support Engineer
12 19 (3.70%) Network Analyst
12 19 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (3.70%) Network Architect
13 18 (3.50%) Consultant
14 17 (3.31%) IP Network Engineer
15 15 (2.92%) Test Engineer
15 15 (2.92%) Test Specialist
16 14 (2.72%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (9.14%) HTML
2 29 (5.64%) .NET
3 27 (5.25%) ASP.NET
3 27 (5.25%) JSP
4 16 (3.11%) XMPP
5 14 (2.72%) CSS
6 6 (1.17%) XML
7 5 (0.97%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.58%) WAP
9 1 (0.19%) CGI
9 1 (0.19%) Web Services
9 1 (0.19%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.31%) Video Conferencing
2 17 (3.31%) SecurID
3 16 (3.11%) PKI
4 14 (2.72%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.14%) Raspberry Pi
7 9 (1.75%) IVR
8 5 (0.97%) NHS
8 5 (0.97%) CMDB
8 5 (0.97%) Wiki
8 5 (0.97%) e-Health
9 4 (0.78%) Open Source
10 3 (0.58%) Clustering
10 3 (0.58%) Cryptography
10 3 (0.58%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.19%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.19%) User Experience
11 1 (0.19%) Frameworx
11 1 (0.19%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 94 (18.29%) Windows
2 73 (14.20%) Linux
3 40 (7.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (7.78%) UNIX
4 32 (6.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.95%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.95%) CentOS
8 7 (1.36%) Solaris
9 6 (1.17%) Windows 2000
10 5 (0.97%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.78%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.19%) VMS
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (26.46%) ITIL
2 60 (11.67%) Network Design
3 40 (7.78%) Network Management
4 37 (7.20%) Load Balancing
5 35 (6.81%) Migration
6 32 (6.23%) Validation
7 30 (5.84%) Network Monitoring
8 29 (5.64%) Configuration Management
9 28 (5.45%) Knowledge Management
9 28 (5.45%) Security Testing
10 26 (5.06%) Project Management
11 23 (4.47%) Kalman Filter
12 22 (4.28%) Change Management
13 21 (4.09%) Incident Management
13 21 (4.09%) ITIL V3
14 19 (3.70%) Service Delivery
15 17 (3.31%) Risk Assessment
16 16 (3.11%) eTOM
16 16 (3.11%) Test Scripting
17 14 (2.72%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (7.20%) PowerShell
2 36 (7.00%) JavaScript
3 34 (6.61%) SQL
4 8 (1.56%) VBScript
4 8 (1.56%) VB
5 6 (1.17%) Bash Shell
6 5 (0.97%) Perl
7 4 (0.78%) PHP
7 4 (0.78%) C
7 4 (0.78%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.78%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.39%) Java
9 1 (0.19%) Groovy
9 1 (0.19%) Python
9 1 (0.19%) C#
9 1 (0.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 270 (52.53%) CCNA
2 267 (51.95%) CCNP
3 143 (27.82%) Security Cleared
4 116 (22.57%) SC Cleared
5 88 (17.12%) CCIE
6 81 (15.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 51 (9.92%) Degree
8 40 (7.78%) DV Cleared
9 36 (7.00%) CISSP
10 33 (6.42%) MCITP
11 32 (6.23%) CCDP
12 29 (5.64%) ISTQB
13 25 (4.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 23 (4.47%) MCSE
14 23 (4.47%) MCSA
15 19 (3.70%) CCSP
15 19 (3.70%) A+ Certification
15 19 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
15 19 (3.70%) CCSA
15 19 (3.70%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.34%) SLA
2 31 (6.03%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.17%) QA
4 4 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.58%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.39%) GPG13
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.19%) TickIT
System Software
1 49 (9.53%) Active Directory
2 38 (7.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.50%) Firmware
4 14 (2.72%) vSphere
5 13 (2.53%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.78%) Squid
7 4 (0.78%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.78%) ProxySG
7 4 (0.78%) vCloud
8 3 (0.58%) Snort
9 2 (0.39%) XenApp
10 1 (0.19%) XenServer
10 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.19%) UAG
10 1 (0.19%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (4.28%) SCCM
2 21 (4.09%) FortiGate
3 17 (3.31%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (1.75%) NetBackup
5 8 (1.56%) Nessus
6 6 (1.17%) OpenView
6 6 (1.17%) Nagios
6 6 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (1.17%) CA Spectrum
6 6 (1.17%) Cisco Prime
7 5 (0.97%) Netcool
7 5 (0.97%) WSUS
8 4 (0.78%) Cisco UCCE
8 4 (0.78%) SCOM
8 4 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.58%) vMotion
9 3 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.58%) CiscoWorks
10 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 433 (84.24%) Cisco
2 117 (22.76%) CheckPoint
3 109 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 97 (18.87%) Juniper
4 97 (18.87%) F5
5 79 (15.37%) VMware
6 55 (10.70%) HP
7 25 (4.86%) Blue Coat
7 25 (4.86%) Fortinet
8 24 (4.67%) Citrix
9 19 (3.70%) CA
10 16 (3.11%) Tufin
11 15 (2.92%) SolarWinds
11 15 (2.92%) AlgoSec
11 15 (2.92%) McAfee
12 14 (2.72%) NetApp
13 12 (2.33%) Oracle
14 11 (2.14%) Nokia
14 11 (2.14%) Apple
15 9 (1.75%) Nortel
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