The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Cisco Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 153 137 138
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 11 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.32% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.34% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £313 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% +42.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £306
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £51.67 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +133.33%
Cisco Network Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3690 3536 3016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.54% 94.70% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2246 2006 1615
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 212 208
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £47.33 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Cisco Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Cisco Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cisco Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Cisco Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Cisco Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Cisco Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Cisco Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -5 4 £425 -
Merseyside -8 4 £400 +28.00%
Manchester -10 3 £325 -
Cisco Network Engineer
England

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Cisco Network 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 North West region featuring Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (78.26%) Firewall
3 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (69.57%) CCNP
5 13 (56.52%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (47.83%) VPN
7 9 (39.13%) DNS
7 9 (39.13%) LAN
7 9 (39.13%) WAN
7 9 (39.13%) Wireless
8 8 (34.78%) DHCP
8 8 (34.78%) Network Security
9 7 (30.43%) Palo Alto
9 7 (30.43%) VoIP
9 7 (30.43%) CCNA
9 7 (30.43%) BGP
9 7 (30.43%) SSH
10 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
10 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
10 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
10 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
11 5 (21.74%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (21.74%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (21.74%) SNMP
11 5 (21.74%) OSPF
11 5 (21.74%) Juniper
11 5 (21.74%) SSL
12 4 (17.39%) CCIE
12 4 (17.39%) MPLS

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Firewall
2 13 (56.52%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (47.83%) VPN
4 9 (39.13%) DNS
4 9 (39.13%) LAN
4 9 (39.13%) WAN
4 9 (39.13%) Wireless
5 8 (34.78%) DHCP
5 8 (34.78%) Network Security
6 7 (30.43%) BGP
6 7 (30.43%) SSH
6 7 (30.43%) VoIP
7 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (21.74%) OSPF
8 5 (21.74%) SNMP
8 5 (21.74%) SSL
9 4 (17.39%) FTP
9 4 (17.39%) HTTP
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) 802.1X
1 2 (8.70%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.04%) Statistics
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (13.04%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (13.04%) Web Filtering
4 2 (8.70%) Coaching
4 2 (8.70%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Perl
1 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (69.57%) CCNP
3 7 (30.43%) CCNA
4 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
4 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) CCIE
6 2 (8.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (30.43%) Palo Alto
3 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
4 5 (21.74%) Juniper
5 4 (17.39%) Fortinet
6 3 (13.04%) Aruba
7 2 (8.70%) F5
7 2 (8.70%) Nokia
7 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.35%) Meraki