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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 98 114 69
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -45
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 49 26 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.59% 0.90% 2.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.66% 2.97% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 14
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £232 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £417 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £346 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +15.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £49.19 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+181.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -27.08%
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
866 874 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.03% 30.29% 28.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 569 332
Average daily rate £388 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 48 28
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £16.50 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 July 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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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
Wiltshire +16 20 £350 +7.69% 12
Devon +3 10 £250 -37.50% 1
Gloucestershire -2 10 £450 +38.46%
Somerset +9 3 - - 2
Bristol -2 3 £310 -27.05% 2
Dorset -5 3 - - 2
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 70 (78.65%) CCNA
2 64 (71.91%) Cisco
3 56 (62.92%) Firewall
4 41 (46.07%) CCNP
5 33 (37.08%) WAN
6 31 (34.83%) LAN
7 30 (33.71%) Windows
8 28 (31.46%) Juniper
8 28 (31.46%) Security Cleared
9 24 (26.97%) Network Security
9 24 (26.97%) VPN
10 22 (24.72%) Linux
10 22 (24.72%) SC Cleared
11 14 (15.73%) ITIL
11 14 (15.73%) CheckPoint
11 14 (15.73%) IPsec
12 13 (14.61%) VMware
12 13 (14.61%) OSPF
12 13 (14.61%) BGP
12 13 (14.61%) TCP/IP
12 13 (14.61%) Active Directory
13 12 (13.48%) DNS
13 12 (13.48%) MPLS
13 12 (13.48%) Configuration Management
13 12 (13.48%) VLAN
13 12 (13.48%) Data Centre
14 11 (12.36%) Puppet
14 11 (12.36%) Wireless
14 11 (12.36%) Citrix
15 10 (11.24%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (7.87%) Apache
2 6 (6.74%) nginx
3 5 (5.62%) IIS
4 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.37%) Confluence
5 3 (3.37%) MediaWiki
6 2 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (62.92%) Firewall
2 33 (37.08%) WAN
3 31 (34.83%) LAN
4 24 (26.97%) VPN
4 24 (26.97%) Network Security
5 14 (15.73%) IPsec
6 13 (14.61%) TCP/IP
6 13 (14.61%) OSPF
6 13 (14.61%) BGP
7 12 (13.48%) MPLS
7 12 (13.48%) DNS
7 12 (13.48%) VLAN
8 11 (12.36%) Wireless
9 10 (11.24%) VoIP
9 10 (11.24%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (10.11%) SSL
11 8 (8.99%) IPv6
12 7 (7.87%) H.323
13 6 (6.74%) EIGRP
13 6 (6.74%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) MySQL
1 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Hudson
1 10 (11.24%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.74%) Metasploit
3 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.37%) Subversion
3 3 (3.37%) JIRA
4 1 (1.12%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.49%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Retail
3 3 (3.37%) Billing
4 2 (2.25%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Military
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (42.70%) Network Engineer
2 10 (11.24%) Analyst
2 10 (11.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (8.99%) Support Engineer
3 8 (8.99%) Designer
3 8 (8.99%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (8.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 7 (7.87%) Network Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Network Support
6 5 (5.62%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Architect
7 4 (4.49%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Network Architect
8 3 (3.37%) Network Administrator
8 3 (3.37%) Network Specialist
8 3 (3.37%) Lead Designer
8 3 (3.37%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) LAMP
2 1 (1.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.87%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (6.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.49%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.49%) Cryptography
6 3 (3.37%) Wiki
6 3 (3.37%) Clustering
7 2 (2.25%) NHS
7 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.25%) BYOD
7 2 (2.25%) iPhone
8 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.12%) IVR
8 1 (1.12%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 30 (33.71%) Windows
2 22 (24.72%) Linux
3 8 (8.99%) UNIX
4 7 (7.87%) CentOS
4 7 (7.87%) Ubuntu
5 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.74%) Debian
5 6 (6.74%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.62%) Windows 8
6 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.12%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.73%) ITIL
2 12 (13.48%) Configuration Management
3 10 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (11.24%) DevOps
4 6 (6.74%) DDoS Mitigation
4 6 (6.74%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (6.74%) Cyber Security
4 6 (6.74%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.62%) Load Balancing
6 4 (4.49%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.49%) Asset Management
6 4 (4.49%) Network Design
7 3 (3.37%) Risk Management
7 3 (3.37%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.37%) Build Automation
8 2 (2.25%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.25%) People Management
8 2 (2.25%) Network Management
8 2 (2.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.99%) Perl
1 8 (8.99%) PHP
1 8 (8.99%) Python
1 8 (8.99%) Ruby
1 8 (8.99%) Bash Shell
2 3 (3.37%) SQL
3 1 (1.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 70 (78.65%) CCNA
2 41 (46.07%) CCNP
3 28 (31.46%) Security Cleared
4 22 (24.72%) SC Cleared
5 10 (11.24%) DV Cleared
6 7 (7.87%) JNCIS
7 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (5.62%) CCIE
8 4 (4.49%) MCSE
8 4 (4.49%) CCSA
9 2 (2.25%) HNC
9 2 (2.25%) CCDP
10 1 (1.12%) CWNA
10 1 (1.12%) HND
10 1 (1.12%) CCVP
10 1 (1.12%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (14.61%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.87%) XenServer
4 6 (6.74%) Samba
4 6 (6.74%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.74%) Postfix
4 6 (6.74%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (6.74%) VirtualBox
5 3 (3.37%) iptables
6 2 (2.25%) XenApp
7 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (12.36%) Puppet
2 7 (7.87%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (7.87%) Ansible
2 7 (7.87%) Salt
3 6 (6.74%) Nmap
4 5 (5.62%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (3.37%) SCCM
5 3 (3.37%) SCOM
5 3 (3.37%) ZABBIX
5 3 (3.37%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (3.37%) OpenView
5 3 (3.37%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (2.25%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (1.12%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (1.12%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 64 (71.91%) Cisco
2 28 (31.46%) Juniper
3 14 (15.73%) CheckPoint
4 13 (14.61%) VMware
5 11 (12.36%) Citrix
6 6 (6.74%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.74%) HP
6 6 (6.74%) Tandberg
7 5 (5.62%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.62%) Aruba
8 4 (4.49%) F5
8 4 (4.49%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.37%) Meraki
9 3 (3.37%) Avaya
9 3 (3.37%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.37%) McAfee
10 2 (2.25%) Remedy
10 2 (2.25%) Nokia
10 2 (2.25%) NetQoS
11 1 (1.12%) Riverbed
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Swindon, Wiltshire
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