The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 84 94 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -40
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 56 57 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.07% 1.79% 3.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.21% 5.53% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 65
Median daily rate £300 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £275 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 9
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% +72.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £34.25 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.87 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £38.48 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-30.48% +76.91%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
902 1031 1053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.28% 32.31% 31.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 654 632
Median daily rate £400 £385 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 61 74
Median hourly rate £39.50 £40.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.46% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £17.35 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.27
% change year-on-year
- +50.56%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Certification across the South West region.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the South West region.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
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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
Wiltshire -5 23 £449 +28.21% 3
Gloucestershire -1 9 £275 -28.33% 2
Bristol +10 7 £384 - 6
Somerset +30 5 £225 -
Devon +7 5 £185 -55.55% 1
Dorset -4 5 £450 +20.00% 1
Cornwall -6 1 £160 -60.00%
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 West region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 102 (81.60%) Cisco
2 98 (78.40%) CCNA
3 63 (50.40%) Security Cleared
4 55 (44.00%) CCNP
5 48 (38.40%) Firewall
6 45 (36.00%) WAN
7 43 (34.40%) LAN
8 41 (32.80%) SC Cleared
9 36 (28.80%) ITIL
10 29 (23.20%) Juniper
11 24 (19.20%) Migration
12 23 (18.40%) Data Centre
13 22 (17.60%) Cisco Nexus
13 22 (17.60%) DV Cleared
14 21 (16.80%) VLAN
15 20 (16.00%) VoIP
15 20 (16.00%) VPN
16 18 (14.40%) PRINCE2
16 18 (14.40%) CheckPoint
17 17 (13.60%) Windows
18 14 (11.20%) OSPF
18 14 (11.20%) Wireless
18 14 (11.20%) VMware
19 13 (10.40%) Service Management
19 13 (10.40%) BGP
19 13 (10.40%) Cisco ASA
20 12 (9.60%) Wi-Fi
20 12 (9.60%) SLA
21 11 (8.80%) DHCP
21 11 (8.80%) MPLS

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (2.40%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.60%) Confluence
2 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.60%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (38.40%) Firewall
2 45 (36.00%) WAN
3 43 (34.40%) LAN
4 22 (17.60%) Cisco Nexus
5 21 (16.80%) VLAN
6 20 (16.00%) VoIP
6 20 (16.00%) VPN
7 14 (11.20%) OSPF
7 14 (11.20%) Wireless
8 13 (10.40%) BGP
8 13 (10.40%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (9.60%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (8.80%) DHCP
10 11 (8.80%) MPLS
10 11 (8.80%) Network Security
11 9 (7.20%) Internet
12 7 (5.60%) DNS
12 7 (5.60%) TCP/IP
13 6 (4.80%) IPsec
13 6 (4.80%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) JIRA
1 2 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (6.40%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.60%) Military
3 2 (1.60%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.60%) Back Office
3 2 (1.60%) Banking
3 2 (1.60%) Finance
4 1 (0.80%) Billing
Job Titles
1 59 (47.20%) Network Engineer
2 14 (11.20%) Support Engineer
3 12 (9.60%) Analyst
3 12 (9.60%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (8.80%) Network Analyst
4 11 (8.80%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 10 (8.00%) Network Support
5 10 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 10 (8.00%) NOC Engineer
6 6 (4.80%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 6 (4.80%) Network Operations Engineer
6 6 (4.80%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) Data Centre Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) Operations Support Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.40%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.00%) CESG
3 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.20%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.60%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.60%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.60%) Replication
4 2 (1.60%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.60%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.80%) Informatics
5 1 (0.80%) IVR
5 1 (0.80%) NHS
5 1 (0.80%) PKI
5 1 (0.80%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.60%) Windows
2 11 (8.80%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.20%) Linux
4 4 (3.20%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.40%) Windows 2000
5 3 (2.40%) Windows NT
5 3 (2.40%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.60%) Debian
6 2 (1.60%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.80%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.80%) ITIL
2 24 (19.20%) Migration
3 18 (14.40%) PRINCE2
4 13 (10.40%) Service Management
5 10 (8.00%) Six Sigma
6 9 (7.20%) Project Management
7 8 (6.40%) Network Design
8 6 (4.80%) Change Management
8 6 (4.80%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.00%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.00%) Contact Management
10 4 (3.20%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (2.40%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (2.40%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 3 (2.40%) Data Protection
11 3 (2.40%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (2.40%) Network Architecture
11 3 (2.40%) Network Management
11 3 (2.40%) Project Planning
12 2 (1.60%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.80%) C
2 5 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.60%) Python
3 2 (1.60%) SQL
Qualifications
1 98 (78.40%) CCNA
2 63 (50.40%) Security Cleared
3 55 (44.00%) CCNP
4 41 (32.80%) SC Cleared
5 22 (17.60%) DV Cleared
6 10 (8.00%) HNC
7 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (5.60%) CCIE
8 7 (5.60%) MCSE
9 4 (3.20%) CCDA
9 4 (3.20%) JNCIP
10 3 (2.40%) CCDP
10 3 (2.40%) JNCIA
10 3 (2.40%) MCSA
11 2 (1.60%) CCSP
11 2 (1.60%) CCVP
11 2 (1.60%) CNA
11 2 (1.60%) CNE
11 2 (1.60%) MCP
11 2 (1.60%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.60%) SLA
2 2 (1.60%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.80%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.20%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.40%) ProxySG
4 3 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.60%) Docker
6 1 (0.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (5.60%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (5.60%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (4.00%) SCCM
3 3 (2.40%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.60%) Ansible
4 2 (1.60%) Netcool
4 2 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.60%) Packer
4 2 (1.60%) PowerCLI
4 2 (1.60%) Puppet
4 2 (1.60%) SCOM
4 2 (1.60%) Terraform
4 2 (1.60%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.80%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 102 (81.60%) Cisco
2 29 (23.20%) Juniper
3 18 (14.40%) CheckPoint
4 14 (11.20%) VMware
5 9 (7.20%) HP
6 8 (6.40%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.60%) F5
8 6 (4.80%) Fortinet
8 6 (4.80%) Palo Alto
9 5 (4.00%) Aruba
10 4 (3.20%) WatchGuard
11 3 (2.40%) Avaya
11 3 (2.40%) Blue Coat
11 3 (2.40%) Dell
11 3 (2.40%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.40%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.60%) Citrix
12 2 (1.60%) Genesys
12 2 (1.60%) Mitel
12 2 (1.60%) Novell
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