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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 30 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 30 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.62% 1.08% 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.00% 5.00% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 6
Median daily rate £363 £170 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+113.23% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £170 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £170 £294
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.69 £28.38 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +45.51%

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
125 140 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.26% 21.57% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 81 53
Median daily rate £363 £359 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.04% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -51.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.59 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.75 £29.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.69 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +84.44%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 47 (97.92%) Cisco
2 33 (68.75%) CCNP
3 31 (64.58%) Firewall
4 25 (52.08%) CCNA
5 24 (50.00%) WAN
6 23 (47.92%) LAN
7 21 (43.75%) Juniper
8 20 (41.67%) CheckPoint
9 15 (31.25%) Security Cleared
9 15 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (29.17%) F5
11 13 (27.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (27.08%) SC Cleared
12 12 (25.00%) Network Management
12 12 (25.00%) Wireless
13 11 (22.92%) BGP
14 9 (18.75%) MPLS
14 9 (18.75%) OSPF
14 9 (18.75%) ITIL
14 9 (18.75%) VPN
14 9 (18.75%) Network Design
15 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
16 7 (14.58%) CCDA
16 7 (14.58%) CCDP
16 7 (14.58%) VoIP
16 7 (14.58%) Finance
17 6 (12.50%) CCIE
17 6 (12.50%) Network Security
18 5 (10.42%) IP Telephony
18 5 (10.42%) Unified Communications

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 (2.08%) SAS
1 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (64.58%) Firewall
2 24 (50.00%) WAN
3 23 (47.92%) LAN
4 15 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (27.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (25.00%) Wireless
7 11 (22.92%) BGP
8 9 (18.75%) MPLS
8 9 (18.75%) OSPF
8 9 (18.75%) VPN
9 7 (14.58%) VoIP
10 6 (12.50%) Network Security
11 5 (10.42%) EIGRP
11 5 (10.42%) IP Telephony
11 5 (10.42%) Junos
11 5 (10.42%) Unified Communications
12 4 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (8.33%) VLAN
12 4 (8.33%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Electronics
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (72.92%) Network Engineer
2 24 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 23 (47.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Principal Network Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (2.08%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (4.17%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.08%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.17%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Network Management
2 9 (18.75%) ITIL
2 9 (18.75%) Network Design
3 5 (10.42%) ITIL V3
3 5 (10.42%) Migration
3 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.17%) Change Management
4 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.17%) Presales
4 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.08%) Change Control
5 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.08%) Validation
5 1 (2.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (68.75%) CCNP
2 25 (52.08%) CCNA
3 15 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 13 (27.08%) SC Cleared
5 7 (14.58%) CCDA
5 7 (14.58%) CCDP
6 6 (12.50%) CCIE
7 4 (8.33%) CCVP
8 3 (6.25%) A+ Certification
8 3 (6.25%) JNCIA
9 2 (4.17%) Degree
10 1 (2.08%) CCNP Voice
10 1 (2.08%) CCSA
10 1 (2.08%) JNCIP
10 1 (2.08%) JNCIS
10 1 (2.08%) MCSE
10 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (2.08%) VCP6
10 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 47 (97.92%) Cisco
2 21 (43.75%) Juniper
3 20 (41.67%) CheckPoint
4 14 (29.17%) F5
5 4 (8.33%) Nokia
5 4 (8.33%) Riverbed
5 4 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 3 (6.25%) EMC
6 3 (6.25%) EqualLogic
6 3 (6.25%) IBM
6 3 (6.25%) Palo Alto
6 3 (6.25%) VMware
7 2 (4.17%) AirMagnet
7 2 (4.17%) Avaya
7 2 (4.17%) BT
7 2 (4.17%) CA
8 1 (2.08%) Aruba
8 1 (2.08%) HP
8 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 10 hours ago