The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 36 23 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 11 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.90% 4.27% 1.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.83% 14.89% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 4
Average daily rate
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£334 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.64% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £269 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £476 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.07%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
93 94 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 24.54% 28.66% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 71 60
Average daily rate £340 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £131 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 30
Average hourly rate £27.00 £11.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.78% -63.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £11.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £13.75 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Southampton region.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Southampton region.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 17 (73.91%) Cisco
2 13 (56.52%) CCNP
2 13 (56.52%) CCNA
2 13 (56.52%) Firewall
3 12 (52.17%) CheckPoint
4 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
4 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (30.43%) LAN
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
6 6 (26.09%) CCIE
7 5 (21.74%) WAN
7 5 (21.74%) VPN
7 5 (21.74%) CCSE
7 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (17.39%) Network Security
8 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (17.39%) VCP5
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (17.39%) VMware
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL
8 4 (17.39%) MCSE
8 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
8 4 (17.39%) CCSP
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (17.39%) Intel
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (13.04%) Mainframe
9 3 (13.04%) HP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (30.43%) LAN
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) VPN
4 4 (17.39%) Network Security
5 3 (13.04%) Wireless
6 2 (8.70%) BIG-IP
6 2 (8.70%) BGP
6 2 (8.70%) SSL
7 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.35%) VoIP
7 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
7 1 (4.35%) MPLS
7 1 (4.35%) OSPF
7 1 (4.35%) IPsec
7 1 (4.35%) TETRA
7 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.35%) HSRP
7 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Designer
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Designer
2 4 (17.39%) Network Support
3 3 (13.04%) Network Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Network Technician
4 2 (8.70%) Network Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Network Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Support
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.70%) SecurID
2 2 (8.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (13.04%) People Management
2 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
2 3 (13.04%) Fault Management
2 3 (13.04%) Budget Control
3 2 (8.70%) Network Architecture
3 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Network Design
4 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) CCNP
1 13 (56.52%) CCNA
2 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) CCIE
4 5 (21.74%) CCSE
5 4 (17.39%) VCP5
5 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (17.39%) MCSE
5 4 (17.39%) CCSP
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (13.04%) CCSA
6 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Cisco
2 12 (52.17%) CheckPoint
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Intel
4 3 (13.04%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.70%) Websense
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) Nokia
6 1 (4.35%) F5