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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
England / South West
Rank 90 92 79
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 38 54 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.48% 1.81% 2.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.46% 5.40% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 25
Median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £400 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £339 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 7
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +72.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £35.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £44.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £40.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-37.03% +82.02%

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
852 1000 951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.22% 33.56% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 638 563
Median daily rate £413 £384 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.49% -6.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 81 59
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £35.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +13.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.70 £45.58 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +6 24 £410 +13.88% 3
Dorset -1 4 £450 +20.00%
Devon +12 3 £173 -52.24% 1
Gloucestershire -7 3 £355 +18.33%
Somerset +10 2 £225 -
Bristol -2 2 - - 7
Cornwall - 1 £160 -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 81 (82.65%) Cisco
2 78 (79.59%) CCNA
3 51 (52.04%) Security Cleared
4 41 (41.84%) CCNP
5 32 (32.65%) Firewall
6 29 (29.59%) WAN
7 27 (27.55%) LAN
7 27 (27.55%) ITIL
8 26 (26.53%) DV Cleared
9 25 (25.51%) SC Cleared
10 22 (22.45%) VLAN
10 22 (22.45%) Migration
11 21 (21.43%) Juniper
12 19 (19.39%) Windows
13 17 (17.35%) Data Centre
14 16 (16.33%) PRINCE2
15 14 (14.29%) VMware
15 14 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
16 12 (12.24%) Windows Server
16 12 (12.24%) Wireless
17 11 (11.22%) VPN
18 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
18 10 (10.20%) SLA
18 10 (10.20%) VoIP
18 10 (10.20%) Linux
19 9 (9.18%) Service Management
19 9 (9.18%) HNC
19 9 (9.18%) CCIE
19 9 (9.18%) CheckPoint
19 9 (9.18%) Six Sigma

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 (3.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.04%) Confluence
2 2 (2.04%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.04%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (32.65%) Firewall
2 29 (29.59%) WAN
3 27 (27.55%) LAN
4 22 (22.45%) VLAN
5 14 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (12.24%) Wireless
7 11 (11.22%) VPN
8 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
8 10 (10.20%) VoIP
9 9 (9.18%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (8.16%) OSPF
11 7 (7.14%) Network Security
12 6 (6.12%) BGP
12 6 (6.12%) Internet
12 6 (6.12%) MPLS
12 6 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (5.10%) DHCP
13 5 (5.10%) DNS
13 5 (5.10%) SAN
14 4 (4.08%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) JIRA
2 1 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (6.12%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.06%) Military
3 2 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (46.94%) Network Engineer
2 15 (15.31%) NOC Engineer
3 12 (12.24%) Support Engineer
4 11 (11.22%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) Analyst
6 9 (9.18%) Network Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) Network Support
7 8 (8.16%) Network Support Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Network Operations Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Data Centre Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Operations Support Engineer
11 3 (3.06%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) XMPP
2 1 (1.02%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.02%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.35%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.04%) CESG
2 2 (2.04%) Driving Licence
2 2 (2.04%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.04%) PKI
2 2 (2.04%) Replication
2 2 (2.04%) Smartphone
2 2 (2.04%) Thin Client
2 2 (2.04%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.02%) Informatics
3 1 (1.02%) IVR
3 1 (1.02%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.39%) Windows
2 12 (12.24%) Windows Server
3 10 (10.20%) Linux
4 4 (4.08%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.06%) Windows 2000
5 3 (3.06%) Windows NT
5 3 (3.06%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.04%) Debian
6 2 (2.04%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.55%) ITIL
2 22 (22.45%) Migration
3 16 (16.33%) PRINCE2
4 9 (9.18%) Service Management
4 9 (9.18%) Six Sigma
5 6 (6.12%) Project Management
6 4 (4.08%) Contact Management
6 4 (4.08%) Network Architecture
6 4 (4.08%) Network Design
6 4 (4.08%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.06%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.06%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.06%) Data Protection
7 3 (3.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.06%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.06%) Network Management
7 3 (3.06%) Open Source
8 2 (2.04%) Change Management
8 2 (2.04%) ITSM
8 2 (2.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.14%) C
2 5 (5.10%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.04%) Python
3 2 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (79.59%) CCNA
2 51 (52.04%) Security Cleared
3 41 (41.84%) CCNP
4 26 (26.53%) DV Cleared
5 25 (25.51%) SC Cleared
6 9 (9.18%) CCIE
6 9 (9.18%) HNC
7 7 (7.14%) MCSE
7 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (2.04%) CCDA
8 2 (2.04%) CCVP
8 2 (2.04%) CNA
8 2 (2.04%) CNE
8 2 (2.04%) Degree
8 2 (2.04%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.04%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.04%) MCSA
8 2 (2.04%) Novell Certification
8 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.20%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.10%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.08%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (4.08%) vSphere
4 2 (2.04%) Docker
4 2 (2.04%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (4.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.06%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.04%) Ansible
4 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.04%) Packer
4 2 (2.04%) PowerCLI
4 2 (2.04%) Puppet
4 2 (2.04%) Terraform
5 1 (1.02%) Cisco LMS
5 1 (1.02%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 81 (82.65%) Cisco
2 21 (21.43%) Juniper
3 14 (14.29%) VMware
4 9 (9.18%) CheckPoint
5 7 (7.14%) F5
5 7 (7.14%) HP
5 7 (7.14%) Palo Alto
6 5 (5.10%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.08%) WatchGuard
8 3 (3.06%) Aruba
8 3 (3.06%) Avaya
8 3 (3.06%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.06%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.06%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.04%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.04%) Genesys
9 2 (2.04%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.04%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.04%) Sophos
9 2 (2.04%) Veeam
Calne, Wiltshire
IT Support 365 Ltd
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