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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 52 105 118
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +13
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 104 37 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.47% 1.20% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.39% 4.33% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 21 17
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £49.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.17% +181.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+79.48% +11.42%
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
1001 855 954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.41% 27.78% 32.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 509 620
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £525 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 47 55
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.52% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £15.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

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 28 June 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
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 28 June 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
Wiltshire +13 33 £363 +3.57% 3
Gloucestershire +16 28 £350 -22.22% 5
Dorset +3 16 £400 -
Devon +10 13 £365 +46.00% 1
Somerset +16 8 £275 - 1
Bristol +3 4 £213 -27.96% 4
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 161 (85.64%) Cisco
2 131 (69.68%) CCNP
3 109 (57.98%) Firewall
4 102 (54.26%) WAN
5 100 (53.19%) Security Cleared
6 98 (52.13%) SC Cleared
7 87 (46.28%) CCNA
8 78 (41.49%) LAN
9 66 (35.11%) VPN
10 58 (30.85%) Juniper
11 53 (28.19%) CheckPoint
11 53 (28.19%) BGP
12 51 (27.13%) Cisco ASA
13 49 (26.06%) MPLS
14 43 (22.87%) OSPF
15 41 (21.81%) IPsec
16 34 (18.09%) Wireless
17 32 (17.02%) VoIP
18 31 (16.49%) ITIL
18 31 (16.49%) DV Cleared
19 29 (15.43%) EIGRP
20 26 (13.83%) Telecoms
21 25 (13.30%) Cisco Nexus
22 24 (12.77%) Linux
23 23 (12.23%) F5
23 23 (12.23%) Fortinet
24 22 (11.70%) Project Management
25 20 (10.64%) JNCIS
26 19 (10.11%) Finance
26 19 (10.11%) VMware

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 1 (0.53%) IBM Domino
1 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
1 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.13%) MS Project
3 3 (1.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (2.13%) Amazon S3
1 4 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.53%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 109 (57.98%) Firewall
2 102 (54.26%) WAN
3 78 (41.49%) LAN
4 66 (35.11%) VPN
5 53 (28.19%) BGP
6 51 (27.13%) Cisco ASA
7 49 (26.06%) MPLS
8 43 (22.87%) OSPF
9 41 (21.81%) IPsec
10 34 (18.09%) Wireless
11 32 (17.02%) VoIP
12 29 (15.43%) EIGRP
13 25 (13.30%) Cisco Nexus
14 17 (9.04%) VLAN
15 15 (7.98%) Network Security
16 13 (6.91%) WLAN
17 12 (6.38%) DHCP
17 12 (6.38%) Internet
17 12 (6.38%) IP Telephony
18 11 (5.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (2.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (2.13%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
General
1 26 (13.83%) Telecoms
2 19 (10.11%) Finance
3 3 (1.60%) Billing
3 3 (1.60%) Military
4 2 (1.06%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.06%) Marketing
4 2 (1.06%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.53%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 86 (45.74%) Network Engineer
2 31 (16.49%) Designer
3 30 (15.96%) Network Designer
4 28 (14.89%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 20 (10.64%) Cisco Engineer
6 16 (8.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 16 (8.51%) Field Engineer
6 16 (8.51%) Network Field Engineer
7 14 (7.45%) Analyst
8 13 (6.91%) IP Designer
9 10 (5.32%) Architect
9 10 (5.32%) Network Support
10 9 (4.79%) Network Analyst
11 8 (4.26%) Support Engineer
12 7 (3.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 7 (3.72%) Network Architect
12 7 (3.72%) Network Support Engineer
12 7 (3.72%) Senior Network Engineer
12 7 (3.72%) Telecoms Architect
13 6 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.13%) OCX
1 4 (2.13%) Web Services
2 3 (1.60%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.57%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.19%) Blackberry
3 6 (3.19%) PKI
4 5 (2.66%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.13%) Blog
5 4 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.13%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.06%) Health Informatics
6 2 (1.06%) Informatics
7 1 (0.53%) BYOD
7 1 (0.53%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.77%) Linux
2 18 (9.57%) Windows
3 5 (2.66%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.06%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) CatOS
6 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.53%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.49%) ITIL
2 22 (11.70%) Project Management
3 17 (9.04%) Migration
4 16 (8.51%) Network Design
5 15 (7.98%) PRINCE2
6 11 (5.85%) SIEM
7 10 (5.32%) Service Delivery
8 9 (4.79%) Change Management
9 7 (3.72%) ITIL V3
9 7 (3.72%) Load Balancing
9 7 (3.72%) MODAF
9 7 (3.72%) Performance Testing
9 7 (3.72%) Project Planning
9 7 (3.72%) TOGAF
10 6 (3.19%) Configuration Management
10 6 (3.19%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.19%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (3.19%) Risk Management
11 5 (2.66%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (2.66%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.66%) SQL
2 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 131 (69.68%) CCNP
2 100 (53.19%) Security Cleared
3 98 (52.13%) SC Cleared
4 87 (46.28%) CCNA
5 31 (16.49%) DV Cleared
6 20 (10.64%) JNCIS
7 13 (6.91%) CCIE
7 13 (6.91%) JNCIP
8 12 (6.38%) Degree
9 11 (5.85%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.13%) CISSP
10 4 (2.13%) HND
10 4 (2.13%) JNCIA
11 3 (1.60%) CCSA
11 3 (1.60%) CCSE
11 3 (1.60%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.06%) CWNE
12 2 (1.06%) MCSE
13 1 (0.53%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 6 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.06%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (4.26%) ProxySG
2 7 (3.72%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.66%) XenServer
4 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.13%) TrustSec
2 3 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.60%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.53%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 161 (85.64%) Cisco
2 58 (30.85%) Juniper
3 53 (28.19%) CheckPoint
4 23 (12.23%) F5
4 23 (12.23%) Fortinet
5 19 (10.11%) VMware
6 18 (9.57%) Microsoft
7 17 (9.04%) BT
8 12 (6.38%) Nortel
9 10 (5.32%) Citrix
10 8 (4.26%) Blue Coat
10 8 (4.26%) Palo Alto
10 8 (4.26%) TippingPoint
11 7 (3.72%) Intel Security
12 6 (3.19%) Sourcefire
13 5 (2.66%) Aruba
13 5 (2.66%) Meraki
13 5 (2.66%) Polycom
13 5 (2.66%) SonicWALL
13 5 (2.66%) WatchGuard
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