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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 106 120 101
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 35 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.10% 0.75% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.82% 2.40% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 19
Average daily rate
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£385 £205 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.80% -25.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £150 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £373 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £286
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +22.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.44 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.89% -5.58%
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
916 1041 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.74% 31.38% 28.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 599 374
Average daily rate £423 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 53 42
Average hourly rate £38.13 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.05 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Bristol +9 15 £400 +190.90% 8
Devon +10 8 £300 - 1
Dorset +4 5 £225 -25.61% 1
Gloucestershire -11 4 £450 +28.57% 4
Wiltshire +7 3 £200 -44.82% 14
Somerset - - - - 2
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 78 (78.79%) Cisco
2 77 (77.78%) CCNA
3 69 (69.70%) Firewall
4 45 (45.45%) Windows
5 39 (39.39%) WAN
6 37 (37.37%) CCNP
7 32 (32.32%) LAN
8 25 (25.25%) Security Cleared
9 24 (24.24%) VoIP
10 23 (23.23%) VPN
11 22 (22.22%) Juniper
12 21 (21.21%) Network Security
13 20 (20.20%) Linux
14 18 (18.18%) VMware
14 18 (18.18%) Windows 7
15 17 (17.17%) SC Cleared
16 15 (15.15%) Active Directory
17 14 (14.14%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (14.14%) CheckPoint
17 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
17 14 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (13.13%) Citrix
18 13 (13.13%) ITIL
18 13 (13.13%) Wireless
18 13 (13.13%) Telecoms
19 12 (12.12%) MPLS
19 12 (12.12%) MCSE
19 12 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
20 11 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
20 11 (11.11%) Puppet

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.10%) MS Exchange
3 8 (8.08%) Apache
4 7 (7.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (6.06%) nginx
5 6 (6.06%) IIS
6 3 (3.03%) Confluence
6 3 (3.03%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (69.70%) Firewall
2 39 (39.39%) WAN
3 32 (32.32%) LAN
4 24 (24.24%) VoIP
5 23 (23.23%) VPN
6 21 (21.21%) Network Security
7 13 (13.13%) Wireless
8 12 (12.12%) MPLS
8 12 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (10.10%) OSPF
9 10 (10.10%) BGP
9 10 (10.10%) DNS
10 9 (9.09%) WLAN
10 9 (9.09%) DHCP
10 9 (9.09%) TCP/IP
11 8 (8.08%) IP Telephony
11 8 (8.08%) VLAN
12 7 (7.07%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (7.07%) IPsec
13 6 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.04%) MySQL
3 3 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (11.11%) Hudson
1 11 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.03%) Subversion
2 3 (3.03%) JIRA
2 3 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (13.13%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.04%) Retail
3 3 (3.03%) Finance
3 3 (3.03%) Military
4 1 (1.01%) Electronics
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Billing
4 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (46.46%) Network Engineer
2 12 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (11.11%) Analyst
4 9 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) Operations Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Designer
7 6 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Network Support
8 5 (5.05%) Project Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Network Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.04%) Network Support Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Cisco Analyst
10 3 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 2 (2.02%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 2 (2.02%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) JSP
2 1 (1.01%) LAMP
2 1 (1.01%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Blackberry
2 9 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (5.05%) Open Source
4 4 (4.04%) Clustering
5 3 (3.03%) Handset
5 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.03%) Wiki
6 2 (2.02%) NHS
6 2 (2.02%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.01%) CESG
7 1 (1.01%) DTV
7 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (45.45%) Windows
2 20 (20.20%) Linux
3 18 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 11 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 10 (10.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (8.08%) UNIX
8 7 (7.07%) CentOS
8 7 (7.07%) Ubuntu
8 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (6.06%) Debian
10 5 (5.05%) Windows XP
11 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (2.02%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (1.01%) Android
13 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.01%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.13%) ITIL
2 11 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (11.11%) DevOps
3 10 (10.10%) Configuration Management
4 8 (8.08%) Network Design
5 7 (7.07%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (7.07%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (5.05%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.05%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (4.04%) Network Management
8 4 (4.04%) SIEM
8 4 (4.04%) Migration
9 3 (3.03%) Build Automation
10 2 (2.02%) People Management
10 2 (2.02%) Asset Management
11 1 (1.01%) Database Theory
11 1 (1.01%) Relational Database Theory
11 1 (1.01%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.10%) SQL
2 9 (9.09%) Perl
2 9 (9.09%) PHP
2 9 (9.09%) Ruby
2 9 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 8 (8.08%) Python
4 1 (1.01%) Java
Qualifications
1 77 (77.78%) CCNA
2 37 (37.37%) CCNP
3 25 (25.25%) Security Cleared
4 17 (17.17%) SC Cleared
5 14 (14.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (12.12%) MCSE
7 10 (10.10%) DV Cleared
8 5 (5.05%) CCIE
8 5 (5.05%) JNCIS
9 4 (4.04%) Degree
9 4 (4.04%) CCSA
10 3 (3.03%) CCVP
11 2 (2.02%) CCSE
11 2 (2.02%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.02%) CCSP
12 1 (1.01%) MCP
12 1 (1.01%) HNC
12 1 (1.01%) HND
12 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.01%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) JSP 440
2 2 (2.02%) SLA
3 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.01%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.08%) XenServer
4 7 (7.07%) Samba
5 6 (6.06%) Postfix
6 3 (3.03%) XenApp
6 3 (3.03%) iptables
7 2 (2.02%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.02%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.02%) Firmware
8 1 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (11.11%) Puppet
2 8 (8.08%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (8.08%) Salt
3 7 (7.07%) Ansible
4 3 (3.03%) SCCM
4 3 (3.03%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.02%) SCOM
5 2 (2.02%) OpenView
5 2 (2.02%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 78 (78.79%) Cisco
2 22 (22.22%) Juniper
3 18 (18.18%) VMware
4 14 (14.14%) CheckPoint
4 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
5 13 (13.13%) Citrix
6 10 (10.10%) McAfee
7 8 (8.08%) Avaya
7 8 (8.08%) HP
8 5 (5.05%) Polycom
8 5 (5.05%) SolarWinds
8 5 (5.05%) SonicWALL
8 5 (5.05%) Red Hat
9 4 (4.04%) Tandberg
10 3 (3.03%) Meraki
11 2 (2.02%) ProCurve
11 2 (2.02%) Aruba
11 2 (2.02%) F5
11 2 (2.02%) Nokia
12 1 (1.01%) Remedy
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