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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 32 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 12 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.56% 3.04% 5.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.04% 14.08% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £145 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £352 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +17.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 11
Average hourly rate £21.00 £50.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.00% +154.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -15.00%
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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
92 71 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.30% 21.58% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 52 50
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £170 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 16
Average hourly rate £22.50 £50.00 £22.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +124.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £27.16 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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
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 22 May 2015, 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 (94.44%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
2 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
3 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) HP
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (66.67%) HTML
3 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (66.67%) Linux
4 11 (61.11%) UNIX
4 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
4 11 (61.11%) .NET
4 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
4 11 (61.11%) JSP
4 11 (61.11%) ISEB
4 11 (61.11%) Security Testing
4 11 (61.11%) Knowledge Management
4 11 (61.11%) MCITP
4 11 (61.11%) ISTQB
4 11 (61.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 9 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (50.00%) Test Scripting
6 7 (38.89%) CCNA
7 5 (27.78%) LAN
7 5 (27.78%) Firewall
8 4 (22.22%) Wireless
8 4 (22.22%) WAN
8 4 (22.22%) CCNP
9 3 (16.67%) Project Management

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) LAN
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) Wireless
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.56%) NAS
4 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.56%) WLAN
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Test Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
2 11 (61.11%) JSP
3 1 (5.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) GIS
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) UNIX
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Security Testing
1 11 (61.11%) Knowledge Management
2 9 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) CMMI
5 1 (5.56%) Network Management
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Groovy
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
1 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (61.11%) ISEB
3 11 (61.11%) MCITP
3 11 (61.11%) ISTQB
3 11 (61.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 9 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (38.89%) CCNA
6 4 (22.22%) CCNP
7 1 (5.56%) HP AIS
7 1 (5.56%) HP ASE
7 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (5.56%) Degree
7 1 (5.56%) MCP
7 1 (5.56%) MCSE
7 1 (5.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VirtualBox
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Aruba
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) 3Com
4 1 (5.56%) Intel