Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 67 97
Rank change year-on-year -17 +30 -20
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 11 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.86% 2.22% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.36% 10.28% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 4
Glasgow median daily rate £250 £350 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.71% +34.62% -38.10%
10th Percentile £220 £206 £200
90th Percentile £282 £416 £417
Scotland median daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year -3.07% +3.17% -7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £43.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -11.25% - -

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 173 282 324
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 13.49% 21.58% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 148 151
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% -1.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £198 £212 £238
90th Percentile £500 £440 £500
Scotland median daily rate £375 £340 £345
% change year-on-year +10.29% -1.45% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 26
Glasgow median hourly rate £25.00 £43.00 £27.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +56.53% +66.48%
10th Percentile £14.49 £43.00 £12.10
90th Percentile £35.80 £43.00 £47.50
Scotland median hourly rate £33.50 £37.75 £27.44
% change year-on-year -11.26% +37.57% +52.44%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Glasgow

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Glasgow

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 9 (81.82%) CCNA
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) CCNP
4 5 (45.45%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) Wireless
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
6 3 (27.27%) BGP
6 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
6 3 (27.27%) CISSP
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) OSPF
6 3 (27.27%) McAfee
6 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) QA
6 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) F5
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (18.18%) CRISC
7 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (45.45%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
4 3 (27.27%) OSPF
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) VSAN
6 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
6 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (9.09%) FWSM
6 1 (9.09%) Internet
6 1 (9.09%) SSL
6 1 (9.09%) TACACS
6 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technology Risk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) CentOS
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (18.18%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Chat Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Audit
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Network Management
4 1 (9.09%) Process Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CCNA
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CISSP
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) CISA
4 2 (18.18%) CISM
4 2 (18.18%) CRISC
4 2 (18.18%) MCSA
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (9.09%) CCDP
5 1 (9.09%) CCIE
5 1 (9.09%) CCIP
5 1 (9.09%) CCSA
5 1 (9.09%) HP ASE
5 1 (9.09%) HP MASE
5 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
5 1 (9.09%) JNCIE
5 1 (9.09%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (27.27%) QA
3 2 (18.18%) COBIT
3 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) WSUS
2 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
2 1 (9.09%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) F5
3 3 (27.27%) McAfee
4 2 (18.18%) Avaya
4 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) Riverbed
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Aruba
5 1 (9.09%) Brocade
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 1 (9.09%) Sophos
5 1 (9.09%) Veeam