The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 25 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 37 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.32% 3.87% 4.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.55% 12.15% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 13
Average daily rate £363 £355 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +29.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £204 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £400 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.50 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.09% -12.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £18.82 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+103.29% -24.74%
Cisco Certification
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
273 214 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 39.22% 31.89% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 153 96
Average daily rate £363 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £563 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 6
Average hourly rate £40.50 £17.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.42% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.55 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £26.50 £25.00
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 Wiltshire

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Swindon +14 25 £363 +81.25% 2
Corsham - 3 - -
Malmesbury - 2 - -
Salisbury -5 1 £345 +20.00%
Chippenham - 1 - -
Cisco Certification
South West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 64 (87.67%) Cisco
2 42 (57.53%) CCNP
3 41 (56.16%) Firewall
4 39 (53.42%) Security Cleared
5 37 (50.68%) SC Cleared
6 36 (49.32%) Juniper
7 28 (38.36%) CCNA
8 27 (36.99%) VPN
9 26 (35.62%) BGP
9 26 (35.62%) Cisco ASA
10 24 (32.88%) MPLS
10 24 (32.88%) WAN
11 23 (31.51%) OSPF
12 21 (28.77%) IPsec
13 17 (23.29%) Linux
14 16 (21.92%) CCIE
15 15 (20.55%) DV Cleared
15 15 (20.55%) JNCIS
15 15 (20.55%) Network Security
15 15 (20.55%) Blue Coat
16 14 (19.18%) CheckPoint
16 14 (19.18%) SLA
17 13 (17.81%) Windows
17 13 (17.81%) Data Centre
18 12 (16.44%) F5
18 12 (16.44%) High Availability
18 12 (16.44%) ITIL
18 12 (16.44%) LAN
18 12 (16.44%) McAfee
18 12 (16.44%) BT

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (2.74%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Office 365
1 1 (1.37%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (56.16%) Firewall
2 27 (36.99%) VPN
3 26 (35.62%) BGP
3 26 (35.62%) Cisco ASA
4 24 (32.88%) MPLS
4 24 (32.88%) WAN
5 23 (31.51%) OSPF
6 21 (28.77%) IPsec
7 15 (20.55%) Network Security
8 12 (16.44%) LAN
9 8 (10.96%) Junos
10 6 (8.22%) Cisco ISE
10 6 (8.22%) Cisco PIX
10 6 (8.22%) EIGRP
10 6 (8.22%) SSH
10 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
10 6 (8.22%) Wireless
11 5 (6.85%) HSRP
11 5 (6.85%) Spanning Tree
11 5 (6.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (9.59%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Military
3 2 (2.74%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.37%) Billing
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Network Engineer
2 16 (21.92%) Designer
3 15 (20.55%) Network Designer
4 9 (12.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) NOC Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Support Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (6.85%) Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Network Support
7 5 (6.85%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Security Architect
9 3 (4.11%) Network Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Security Specialist
9 3 (4.11%) Support Specialist
9 3 (4.11%) Technical Support
9 3 (4.11%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.37%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.48%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.74%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.37%) CESG
5 1 (1.37%) Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.37%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.37%) Replication
5 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) Linux
2 13 (17.81%) Windows
3 9 (12.33%) Windows 2000
3 9 (12.33%) Windows NT
3 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (12.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.11%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) CatOS
5 1 (1.37%) Unix
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.44%) High Availability
1 12 (16.44%) ITIL
2 11 (15.07%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (13.70%) Network Design
3 10 (13.70%) PRINCE2
4 9 (12.33%) Service Delivery
5 8 (10.96%) Six Sigma
6 7 (9.59%) CMMI
6 7 (9.59%) Load Balancing
7 6 (8.22%) Migration
8 5 (6.85%) Problem Management
8 5 (6.85%) Security Operations
8 5 (6.85%) Time Management
9 4 (5.48%) CRM
9 4 (5.48%) Identity Management
9 4 (5.48%) Network Management
9 4 (5.48%) SIEM
9 4 (5.48%) Web Filtering
10 3 (4.11%) Change Management
10 3 (4.11%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.74%) SQL
2 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (57.53%) CCNP
2 39 (53.42%) Security Cleared
3 37 (50.68%) SC Cleared
4 28 (38.36%) CCNA
5 16 (21.92%) CCIE
6 15 (20.55%) DV Cleared
6 15 (20.55%) JNCIS
7 11 (15.07%) CISSP
8 8 (10.96%) Degree
9 7 (9.59%) HNC
9 7 (9.59%) JNCIP
10 4 (5.48%) CCSE
10 4 (5.48%) JNCIE
11 3 (4.11%) CCDP
11 3 (4.11%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (2.74%) CCSA
12 2 (2.74%) CCSP
12 2 (2.74%) CESG Certified Professional
12 2 (2.74%) CLAS
13 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.37%) Netcool
Vendors
1 64 (87.67%) Cisco
2 36 (49.32%) Juniper
3 15 (20.55%) Blue Coat
4 14 (19.18%) CheckPoint
5 12 (16.44%) BT
5 12 (16.44%) F5
5 12 (16.44%) McAfee
6 11 (15.07%) IronPort
7 9 (12.33%) Intel
8 8 (10.96%) Sourcefire
9 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.48%) Palo Alto
10 3 (4.11%) Nokia
10 3 (4.11%) Remedy
10 3 (4.11%) VMware
11 2 (2.74%) Avaya
11 2 (2.74%) Brocade
11 2 (2.74%) NetIQ
12 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.37%) Veeam