The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Cisco Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Engineer
Rank 62 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 10 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.24% 0.83% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.87% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Median daily rate £325 £300 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £304 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £320 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.42% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £34.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +37.33%
Cisco Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
763 690 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.43% 95.04% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 456 361
Median daily rate £375 £364 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 34 36
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £12.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +10.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £29.20 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Cisco Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title.

Cisco Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Cisco Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (70.59%) Firewall
4 10 (58.82%) CCNA
5 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
6 8 (47.06%) WAN
7 6 (35.29%) LAN
7 6 (35.29%) Juniper
7 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
8 5 (29.41%) CCNP
9 4 (23.53%) CCIE
9 4 (23.53%) Fortinet
9 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
9 4 (23.53%) Network Security
10 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (17.65%) Meraki
10 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
10 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
10 3 (17.65%) FortiGate
10 3 (17.65%) Fault Management
10 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
10 3 (17.65%) Wireless
10 3 (17.65%) Windows
11 2 (11.76%) ITIL
11 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
11 2 (11.76%) SAS
11 2 (11.76%) WLAN
11 2 (11.76%) CCDA

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
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 2 (11.76%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) LAN
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (23.53%) Network Security
6 3 (17.65%) Wireless
7 2 (11.76%) BGP
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
7 2 (11.76%) OSPF
7 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (11.76%) WLAN
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (5.88%) DHCP
8 1 (5.88%) DNS
8 1 (5.88%) MPLS
8 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
8 1 (5.88%) SSL
8 1 (5.88%) VPN
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
2 3 (17.65%) Fault Management
2 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Network Management
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) SIEM
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (58.82%) CCNA
3 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 5 (29.41%) CCNP
4 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
5 4 (23.53%) CCIE
6 2 (11.76%) CCDA
6 2 (11.76%) CCDP
7 1 (5.88%) CCVP
7 1 (5.88%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
7 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
3 6 (35.29%) Juniper
4 4 (23.53%) Fortinet
5 3 (17.65%) Meraki
5 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
6 2 (11.76%) Aruba
6 2 (11.76%) F5
6 2 (11.76%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) Huawei
7 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
7 1 (5.88%) Splunk
7 1 (5.88%) Symantec
7 1 (5.88%) VMware