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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 35 26 41
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 10 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.65% 4.14% 2.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.24% 14.00% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 5
Average daily rate
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£260 £423 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £296 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £476 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
- +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £20.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+8.53% -6.81%
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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
89 100 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.54% 29.59% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 72 51
Average daily rate £340 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £540 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 37
Average hourly rate £27.00 £13.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.36% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £11.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £20.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 2 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 2 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 15 (71.43%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) CCNA
3 12 (57.14%) CCNP
3 12 (57.14%) Firewall
4 11 (52.38%) CheckPoint
5 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
5 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
6 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (28.57%) Windows
7 6 (28.57%) LAN
8 5 (23.81%) CCIE
8 5 (23.81%) VPN
8 5 (23.81%) CCSE
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (19.05%) VCP5
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (19.05%) Network Security
9 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (19.05%) VMware
9 4 (19.05%) WAN
9 4 (19.05%) CCSP
9 4 (19.05%) MCSE
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
9 4 (19.05%) Intel
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (14.29%) Mainframe
10 3 (14.29%) CCSA

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (19.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (28.57%) LAN
4 5 (23.81%) VPN
5 4 (19.05%) WAN
5 4 (19.05%) Network Security
6 3 (14.29%) Wireless
7 2 (9.52%) BIG-IP
7 2 (9.52%) SSL
8 1 (4.76%) OSPF
8 1 (4.76%) BGP
8 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
8 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.76%) VoIP
8 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
8 1 (4.76%) TETRA
8 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Designer
2 4 (19.05%) Designer
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Network Support
3 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Network Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Network Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) SecurID
2 2 (9.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 3 (14.29%) Budget Control
2 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) Fault Management
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design
4 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) CCNA
2 12 (57.14%) CCNP
3 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
3 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) CCIE
4 5 (23.81%) CCSE
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (19.05%) CCSP
5 4 (19.05%) MCSE
5 4 (19.05%) VCP5
6 3 (14.29%) CCSA
6 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) CheckPoint
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Intel
4 2 (9.52%) Blue Coat
4 2 (9.52%) Websense
4 2 (9.52%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Nokia
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft