The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 51 57 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 23 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.53% 1.00% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.92% 2.99% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 5
Average daily rate £238 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £315 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £400 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+106.83% -12.62%
Cisco Certification
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
178 234 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.34% 33.48% 28.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 111 72
Average daily rate £325 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £543 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 12
Average hourly rate £48.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £8.75 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.03 £28.50 £16.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Wales region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales +7 23 £238 -26.92% 4
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 43 (91.49%) Cisco
2 36 (76.60%) CCNA
3 28 (59.57%) Firewall
3 28 (59.57%) CCNP
4 15 (31.91%) LAN
5 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
5 14 (29.79%) Internet
6 13 (27.66%) HP
6 13 (27.66%) ITIL
7 12 (25.53%) WAN
7 12 (25.53%) Citrix
8 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
8 11 (23.40%) Tivoli
8 11 (23.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 11 (23.40%) Wireless
8 11 (23.40%) HP Data Protector
8 11 (23.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
9 10 (21.28%) AIX
9 10 (21.28%) Linux
9 10 (21.28%) SLA
10 9 (19.15%) Juniper
10 9 (19.15%) CheckPoint
10 9 (19.15%) VMware
10 9 (19.15%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (17.02%) Incident Management
11 8 (17.02%) Logistics
12 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
13 6 (12.77%) Cisco Wireless
14 5 (10.64%) CCIE

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 28 (59.57%) Firewall
2 15 (31.91%) LAN
3 14 (29.79%) Internet
4 12 (25.53%) WAN
5 11 (23.40%) Wireless
6 9 (19.15%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (12.77%) Cisco Wireless
8 5 (10.64%) NetScaler
9 4 (8.51%) Network Security
9 4 (8.51%) VoIP
9 4 (8.51%) VPN
9 4 (8.51%) WLAN
10 3 (6.38%) DMZ
10 3 (6.38%) VLAN
11 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (4.26%) DNS
11 2 (4.26%) MPLS
11 2 (4.26%) OSPF
11 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
12 1 (2.13%) HSRP
General
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Back Office
2 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (74.47%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Network Support
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (10.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) 1st Line Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
6 3 (6.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (4.26%) Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Network Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) CCTV
2 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) CESG
3 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) AIX
1 10 (21.28%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) ITIL
2 8 (17.02%) Incident Management
2 8 (17.02%) Logistics
3 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
3 5 (10.64%) Resource Management
4 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Network Design
7 1 (2.13%) Migration
7 1 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.13%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (76.60%) CCNA
2 28 (59.57%) CCNP
3 11 (23.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
5 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
6 5 (10.64%) CCIE
7 2 (4.26%) CCDP
8 1 (2.13%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (2.13%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) HP Data Protector
1 11 (23.40%) Tivoli
1 11 (23.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.13%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 43 (91.49%) Cisco
2 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
3 13 (27.66%) HP
4 12 (25.53%) Citrix
5 9 (19.15%) CheckPoint
5 9 (19.15%) Juniper
5 9 (19.15%) VMware
6 3 (6.38%) F5
7 2 (4.26%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.13%) Avaya
8 1 (2.13%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.13%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.13%) Nokia
8 1 (2.13%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.13%) Polycom
8 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
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