The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 23 37 20
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 25 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.36% 2.17% 4.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.38% 8.49% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 10
Average daily rate £363 £200 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.25% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £184 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £400 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £18.82 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+103.29% -24.74%
Cisco Certification
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
136 106 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 34.61% 25.54% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 73 51
Average daily rate £363 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £208 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 4
Average hourly rate £12.75 £10.64 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.83% -53.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £9.73 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £11.55 £30.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 47 (88.68%) Cisco
2 39 (73.58%) CCNP
3 36 (67.92%) Firewall
4 35 (66.04%) Juniper
5 26 (49.06%) Security Cleared
6 25 (47.17%) SC Cleared
6 25 (47.17%) BGP
7 24 (45.28%) VPN
8 23 (43.40%) MPLS
8 23 (43.40%) Cisco ASA
9 22 (41.51%) OSPF
9 22 (41.51%) WAN
10 21 (39.62%) IPsec
11 16 (30.19%) Linux
12 15 (28.30%) DV Cleared
12 15 (28.30%) JNCIS
13 14 (26.42%) CCIE
14 13 (24.53%) CheckPoint
14 13 (24.53%) Blue Coat
14 13 (24.53%) Network Security
15 12 (22.64%) F5
15 12 (22.64%) BT
15 12 (22.64%) McAfee
16 11 (20.75%) High Availability
17 10 (18.87%) CCNA
17 10 (18.87%) LAN
18 9 (16.98%) Intel
18 9 (16.98%) CISSP
18 9 (16.98%) IronPort
18 9 (16.98%) Network Design

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (1.89%) IBM Domino
1 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 36 (67.92%) Firewall
2 25 (47.17%) BGP
3 24 (45.28%) VPN
4 23 (43.40%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (43.40%) MPLS
5 22 (41.51%) OSPF
5 22 (41.51%) WAN
6 21 (39.62%) IPsec
7 13 (24.53%) Network Security
8 10 (18.87%) LAN
9 8 (15.09%) Junos
10 6 (11.32%) Cisco ISE
10 6 (11.32%) Cisco PIX
10 6 (11.32%) EIGRP
10 6 (11.32%) SSH
10 6 (11.32%) Wireless
11 5 (9.43%) Spanning Tree
11 5 (9.43%) SSL
12 4 (7.55%) Ethernet
12 4 (7.55%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Multimedia
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Billing
3 1 (1.89%) Military
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Designer
1 16 (30.19%) Network Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) Network Designer
3 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Security Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (5.66%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) IP Designer
6 3 (5.66%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Blue Coat Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Firewall Specialist
7 2 (3.77%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Network Specialist
7 2 (3.77%) Network Support
7 2 (3.77%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.89%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.55%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.89%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.89%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.89%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) CatOS
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) High Availability
2 9 (16.98%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (16.98%) Network Design
3 7 (13.21%) Load Balancing
4 5 (9.43%) Security Operations
5 4 (7.55%) CRM
5 4 (7.55%) Identity Management
5 4 (7.55%) ITIL
5 4 (7.55%) Migration
5 4 (7.55%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.55%) SIEM
6 3 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.66%) Change Management
6 3 (5.66%) Information Security
6 3 (5.66%) Network Management
6 3 (5.66%) Web Filtering
7 2 (3.77%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.77%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 39 (73.58%) CCNP
2 26 (49.06%) Security Cleared
3 25 (47.17%) SC Cleared
4 15 (28.30%) DV Cleared
4 15 (28.30%) JNCIS
5 14 (26.42%) CCIE
6 10 (18.87%) CCNA
7 9 (16.98%) CISSP
8 8 (15.09%) Degree
9 7 (13.21%) JNCIP
10 4 (7.55%) CCSE
10 4 (7.55%) JNCIE
11 3 (5.66%) CCDP
11 3 (5.66%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (3.77%) CCSA
12 2 (3.77%) CCSP
12 2 (3.77%) CESG Certified Professional
12 2 (3.77%) CLAS
13 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 47 (88.68%) Cisco
2 35 (66.04%) Juniper
3 13 (24.53%) Blue Coat
3 13 (24.53%) CheckPoint
4 12 (22.64%) BT
4 12 (22.64%) F5
4 12 (22.64%) McAfee
5 9 (16.98%) Intel
5 9 (16.98%) IronPort
6 8 (15.09%) Sourcefire
7 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.55%) Palo Alto
8 3 (5.66%) Remedy
9 2 (3.77%) Brocade
9 2 (3.77%) NetIQ
9 2 (3.77%) Nokia
10 1 (1.89%) Avaya
10 1 (1.89%) Lotus
10 1 (1.89%) NetApp
10 1 (1.89%) VMware