The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 26 September 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 37 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 31 10 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.04% 1.40% 3.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.90% 7.09% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 20
Median daily rate £400 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £293 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £363 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £22.25 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+34.83% -
Cisco Certification
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
164 141 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.35% 19.80% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 77 77
Median daily rate £400 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £183 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Median hourly rate £18.00 £36.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 53 (89.83%) Cisco
2 45 (76.27%) CCNP
3 44 (74.58%) Firewall
4 37 (62.71%) LAN
5 35 (59.32%) WAN
6 31 (52.54%) Juniper
7 26 (44.07%) Security Cleared
8 23 (38.98%) SC Cleared
9 22 (37.29%) CCNA
10 21 (35.59%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (30.51%) CheckPoint
11 18 (30.51%) Data Centre
12 17 (28.81%) Windows
13 16 (27.12%) Windows Server
14 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (18.64%) IPv4
15 11 (18.64%) CCIE
15 11 (18.64%) SAN
16 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
16 10 (16.95%) VMware
17 9 (15.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 9 (15.25%) Ubuntu
17 9 (15.25%) Network Security
17 9 (15.25%) vSphere
17 9 (15.25%) Linux
17 9 (15.25%) MCSE
17 9 (15.25%) MCSA
17 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
17 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (15.25%) Wireless

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (1.69%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (74.58%) Firewall
2 37 (62.71%) LAN
3 35 (59.32%) WAN
4 21 (35.59%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (18.64%) IPv4
5 11 (18.64%) SAN
6 9 (15.25%) Network Security
6 9 (15.25%) Wireless
7 8 (13.56%) WLAN
8 6 (10.17%) BGP
9 5 (8.47%) OSPF
9 5 (8.47%) VPN
9 5 (8.47%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (6.78%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (6.78%) VoIP
11 3 (5.08%) BIG-IP
11 3 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (5.08%) SSL
11 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
12 2 (3.39%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Law
2 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (66.10%) Network Engineer
2 18 (30.51%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (28.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Technical Leader
6 5 (8.47%) Juniper Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Wireless Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Wireless Network Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Network Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) e-Health
4 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.69%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Windows
2 16 (27.12%) Windows Server
3 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (15.25%) Linux
4 9 (15.25%) Ubuntu
4 9 (15.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.47%) ITIL
2 4 (6.78%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
3 3 (5.08%) ITIL V3
3 3 (5.08%) Presales
3 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (5.08%) Project Management
4 2 (3.39%) Change Management
4 2 (3.39%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.39%) Migration
5 1 (1.69%) Change Control
5 1 (1.69%) Fault Management
5 1 (1.69%) Network Architecture
5 1 (1.69%) Network Design
5 1 (1.69%) Network Management
5 1 (1.69%) Network Planning
5 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) Java
1 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.69%) PHP
1 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (76.27%) CCNP
2 26 (44.07%) Security Cleared
3 23 (38.98%) SC Cleared
4 22 (37.29%) CCNA
5 11 (18.64%) CCIE
6 9 (15.25%) MCSA
6 9 (15.25%) MCSE
6 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (15.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (8.47%) CCDP
7 5 (8.47%) JNCIA
8 4 (6.78%) Degree
9 3 (5.08%) CCDA
9 3 (5.08%) PMI Certification
9 3 (5.08%) PMP
10 2 (3.39%) CCSA
10 2 (3.39%) CLAS
10 2 (3.39%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.69%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.69%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.39%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (3.39%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 53 (89.83%) Cisco
2 31 (52.54%) Juniper
3 18 (30.51%) CheckPoint
4 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
4 10 (16.95%) VMware
5 8 (13.56%) Fortinet
6 6 (10.17%) F5
6 6 (10.17%) Meraki
7 4 (6.78%) Palo Alto
8 3 (5.08%) Aruba
8 3 (5.08%) HP
8 3 (5.08%) Huawei
9 2 (3.39%) CA
10 1 (1.69%) Citrix
10 1 (1.69%) EMC
10 1 (1.69%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.69%) Stonesoft