Period
to 19 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Certification
London > Central London
6 months to
19 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 181 191
Rank change year-on-year +84 +10 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 28 69 111
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 1.39% 0.91% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.00% 6.21% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 54 89
Median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £362 £300 £315
90th Percentile £638 £538 £538
London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £35.81 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +79.05% -31.03%
London median hourly rate £35.00 £46.25 £26.75
% change year-on-year -24.32% +72.90% -16.41%

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Central London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 400 1,112 1,316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.81% 14.71% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 814 914
Median daily rate £500 £500 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £283 £300 £263
90th Percentile £650 £675 £675
London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 56
Median hourly rate £35.75 £20.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.39% +9.63% -
10th Percentile £18.14 £11.25 £13.50
90th Percentile £46.00 £51.65 £28.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £22.93
% change year-on-year - +52.64% +22.62%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Central London

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cisco Certification in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Central London

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cisco Certification in Central London over the 6 months to 19 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Central London

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cisco Certification in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Central London

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Central London region over the 6 months to 19 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +87 27 £500 +11.11% 13
Cisco Certification
London

For the 6 months to 19 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 25 (89.29%) Cisco
2 17 (60.71%) CCNP
2 17 (60.71%) Firewall
3 14 (50.00%) Finance
4 11 (39.29%) LAN
5 10 (35.71%) WAN
5 10 (35.71%) CCIE
5 10 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (28.57%) F5
6 8 (28.57%) CCNA
6 8 (28.57%) BGP
6 8 (28.57%) Banking
7 7 (25.00%) OSPF
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (21.43%) Ethernet
8 6 (21.43%) VLAN
8 6 (21.43%) Splunk
8 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (17.86%) DNS
9 5 (17.86%) CISSP
9 5 (17.86%) EIGRP
10 4 (14.29%) H.323
10 4 (14.29%) CISM
10 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
10 4 (14.29%) Wireless
10 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
10 4 (14.29%) VPN

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) AWS
2 3 (10.71%) Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) IaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) Firewall
2 11 (39.29%) LAN
3 10 (35.71%) WAN
4 8 (28.57%) BGP
5 7 (25.00%) OSPF
6 6 (21.43%) Ethernet
6 6 (21.43%) VLAN
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (17.86%) DNS
7 5 (17.86%) EIGRP
8 4 (14.29%) H.323
8 4 (14.29%) Skype
8 4 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (14.29%) Telepresence
8 4 (14.29%) Unified Communications
8 4 (14.29%) VPN
8 4 (14.29%) Wireless
9 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (10.71%) IPsec
9 3 (10.71%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Network Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Information Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Information Risk Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (3.57%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Security Officer
4 1 (3.57%) Security Risk Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) WebRTC
2 2 (7.14%) COM
2 2 (7.14%) YAML
3 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.57%) LDAP
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) SailPoint
3 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Tandem
2 4 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (10.71%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (7.14%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.14%) Robotics
5 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
1 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Solaris
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
2 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Antivirus Management
4 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security
5 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (10.71%) SIEM
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) Content Management
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) DNA
6 2 (7.14%) Network Design
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) C
2 2 (7.14%) Lisp
3 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) CCNP
2 10 (35.71%) CCIE
3 8 (28.57%) CCNA
4 5 (17.86%) CISSP
5 4 (14.29%) CISM
6 3 (10.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (10.71%) CCSP
7 2 (7.14%) CISA
7 2 (7.14%) CREST Certified
7 2 (7.14%) GCFA
7 2 (7.14%) GCIA
7 2 (7.14%) GCIH
8 1 (3.57%) CCDA
8 1 (3.57%) CCDP
8 1 (3.57%) Degree
8 1 (3.57%) MCSE
8 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) COBIT
2 2 (7.14%) NIST
3 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 4 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (7.14%) CSIRT
3 2 (7.14%) TrustSec
4 1 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) F5
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (21.43%) Splunk
5 4 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 4 (14.29%) Polycom
6 3 (10.71%) Blue Coat
6 3 (10.71%) Riverbed
6 3 (10.71%) VMware
7 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.14%) ForeScout
8 1 (3.57%) CA
8 1 (3.57%) Dell
8 1 (3.57%) EMC
8 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.57%) Juniper
8 1 (3.57%) Meraki
8 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.57%) Workday