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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
England / South West
Rank 104 76 84
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 35 72 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.33% 2.42% 2.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.03% 6.96% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 44 31
Median daily rate £318 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.41% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £137 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £409 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 3
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +52.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.85 £30.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £42.60 £33.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.07 £31.69 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-14.58% +74.77%

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
868 1034 999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.05% 34.73% 31.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 662 611
Median daily rate £410 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 67 50
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £13.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £57.00 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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 February 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 February 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 February 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 -11 20 £405 +11.72% 1
Gloucestershire 0 8 £315 +200.00%
Devon +4 4 £148 -50.75% 1
Bristol +1 2 - - 3
Dorset -6 1 £450 +38.46% 2
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 77 (87.50%) Cisco
2 72 (81.82%) CCNA
3 50 (56.82%) Security Cleared
4 35 (39.77%) CCNP
5 28 (31.82%) Firewall
6 27 (30.68%) SC Cleared
7 26 (29.55%) LAN
8 25 (28.41%) WAN
9 23 (26.14%) ITIL
9 23 (26.14%) DV Cleared
9 23 (26.14%) VLAN
10 22 (25.00%) Migration
11 17 (19.32%) Juniper
12 16 (18.18%) Windows
12 16 (18.18%) Data Centre
13 15 (17.05%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (15.91%) VMware
15 11 (12.50%) PRINCE2
15 11 (12.50%) Windows Server
16 10 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
17 9 (10.23%) Service Management
17 9 (10.23%) Wireless
17 9 (10.23%) Linux
17 9 (10.23%) VoIP
17 9 (10.23%) TCP/IP
17 9 (10.23%) Cisco ASA
18 8 (9.09%) F5
18 8 (9.09%) VPN
18 8 (9.09%) SLA
18 8 (9.09%) 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 2 (2.27%) Confluence
1 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
1 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.27%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (31.82%) Firewall
2 26 (29.55%) LAN
3 25 (28.41%) WAN
4 23 (26.14%) VLAN
5 15 (17.05%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (10.23%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (10.23%) TCP/IP
6 9 (10.23%) VoIP
6 9 (10.23%) Wireless
7 8 (9.09%) MPLS
7 8 (9.09%) VPN
8 7 (7.95%) OSPF
9 6 (6.82%) BGP
9 6 (6.82%) DNS
9 6 (6.82%) Network Security
10 5 (5.68%) DHCP
10 5 (5.68%) Internet
10 5 (5.68%) SAN
11 4 (4.55%) SSL
12 3 (3.41%) ATM
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) JIRA
2 1 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.41%) Military
3 2 (2.27%) Back Office
4 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.14%) Billing
4 1 (1.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (42.05%) Network Engineer
2 16 (18.18%) NOC Engineer
3 10 (11.36%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (10.23%) Support Engineer
5 7 (7.95%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (7.95%) Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Network Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Network Operations Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Network Support
6 6 (6.82%) Network Support Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Data Centre Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Operations Support Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) XMPP
2 1 (1.14%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.14%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (1.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) CESG
3 2 (2.27%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.27%) PKI
3 2 (2.27%) Replication
3 2 (2.27%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.27%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.14%) Informatics
4 1 (1.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.18%) Windows
2 11 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 9 (10.23%) Linux
4 5 (5.68%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.27%) Debian
6 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.27%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.14%) ITIL
2 22 (25.00%) Migration
3 11 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 9 (10.23%) Service Management
5 6 (6.82%) Project Management
5 6 (6.82%) Six Sigma
6 5 (5.68%) Network Design
7 4 (4.55%) Network Management
8 3 (3.41%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.41%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.41%) Data Protection
8 3 (3.41%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.41%) Network Architecture
8 3 (3.41%) Open Source
9 2 (2.27%) Contact Management
9 2 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.27%) Integration Testing
9 2 (2.27%) ITIL V3
9 2 (2.27%) ITSM
9 2 (2.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.95%) C
2 5 (5.68%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.27%) Python
3 2 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (81.82%) CCNA
2 50 (56.82%) Security Cleared
3 35 (39.77%) CCNP
4 27 (30.68%) SC Cleared
5 23 (26.14%) DV Cleared
6 6 (6.82%) HNC
6 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (5.68%) CCIE
7 5 (5.68%) MCSE
8 4 (4.55%) Degree
9 3 (3.41%) MCSA
9 3 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (2.27%) CCDA
10 2 (2.27%) CNA
10 2 (2.27%) CNE
10 2 (2.27%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.27%) JNCIE
10 2 (2.27%) Novell Certification
11 1 (1.14%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (2.27%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.68%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.55%) vSphere
5 2 (2.27%) Docker
5 2 (2.27%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.27%) Ansible
2 2 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.27%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.27%) Packer
2 2 (2.27%) PowerCLI
2 2 (2.27%) Puppet
2 2 (2.27%) SCCM
2 2 (2.27%) Terraform
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (1.14%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 77 (87.50%) Cisco
2 17 (19.32%) Juniper
3 14 (15.91%) VMware
4 8 (9.09%) F5
5 7 (7.95%) CheckPoint
5 7 (7.95%) HP
6 6 (6.82%) Palo Alto
7 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.55%) WatchGuard
8 3 (3.41%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.41%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.41%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.27%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.27%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.27%) Nortel
9 2 (2.27%) Novell
9 2 (2.27%) Remedy
9 2 (2.27%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.27%) Sophos
9 2 (2.27%) Veeam
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