The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 78 70 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 74 48 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.26% 1.94% 2.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.01% 10.71% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 34
Median daily rate £400 £315 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £242 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £326
% change year-on-year
- +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.35 £22.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+45.39% +11.25%
Cisco Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
672 448 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.48% 18.12% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 255 219
Median daily rate £400 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £351
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 29
Median hourly rate £36.00 £34.10 £23.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.57% +42.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £13.03 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Birmingham +2 32 £400 +25.00% 7
Staffordshire +13 11 £325 - 1
Shropshire -19 9 £600 +96.72% 1
Solihull -3 7 £270 - 1
Warwickshire -8 3 £425 +123.68% 1
Coventry -14 3 £500 +81.81% 1
Worcestershire -5 2 £300 -38.30% 1
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 123 (82.00%) Cisco
2 108 (72.00%) CCNP
3 86 (57.33%) Firewall
4 77 (51.33%) CCNA
5 65 (43.33%) LAN
6 64 (42.67%) WAN
6 64 (42.67%) Juniper
7 59 (39.33%) Security Cleared
8 46 (30.67%) CheckPoint
9 45 (30.00%) SC Cleared
10 44 (29.33%) Cisco ASA
11 41 (27.33%) Data Centre
12 31 (20.67%) BGP
13 30 (20.00%) Windows
14 28 (18.67%) OSPF
15 27 (18.00%) VPN
15 27 (18.00%) Network Security
16 26 (17.33%) CCIE
16 26 (17.33%) Wireless
17 25 (16.67%) Microsoft
18 24 (16.00%) ITIL
19 22 (14.67%) Windows Server
20 20 (13.33%) F5
20 20 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
20 20 (13.33%) CCDP
20 20 (13.33%) Network Design
21 17 (11.33%) Microsoft Certification
22 16 (10.67%) MCSE
22 16 (10.67%) SolarWinds
23 15 (10.00%) Fortinet

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (2.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (2.00%) SAS
2 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (7.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (57.33%) Firewall
2 65 (43.33%) LAN
3 64 (42.67%) WAN
4 44 (29.33%) Cisco ASA
5 31 (20.67%) BGP
6 28 (18.67%) OSPF
7 27 (18.00%) Network Security
7 27 (18.00%) VPN
8 26 (17.33%) Wireless
9 20 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (10.00%) VoIP
11 13 (8.67%) TCP/IP
11 13 (8.67%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (8.00%) SAN
12 12 (8.00%) VLAN
13 11 (7.33%) IPv4
13 11 (7.33%) MPLS
14 10 (6.67%) WLAN
15 9 (6.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (5.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.33%) Finance
3 2 (1.33%) Retail
4 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.67%) Law
4 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 83 (55.33%) Network Engineer
2 35 (23.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 34 (22.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (8.67%) Architect
4 13 (8.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (8.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 10 (6.67%) Analyst
6 9 (6.00%) Consultant
6 9 (6.00%) Network Specialist
6 9 (6.00%) Support Engineer
6 9 (6.00%) Technical Engineer
7 8 (5.33%) Juniper Engineer
7 8 (5.33%) Technical Leader
8 7 (4.67%) Design Engineer
8 7 (4.67%) Firewall Engineer
8 7 (4.67%) Monitoring Specialist
8 7 (4.67%) Network Analyst
8 7 (4.67%) Network Monitoring Specialist
9 6 (4.00%) Network Consultant
9 6 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.00%) Middleware
2 4 (2.67%) CSS
3 2 (1.33%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.67%) OAuth
4 1 (0.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (27.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.67%) User Experience
2 7 (4.67%) Visualisation
3 4 (2.67%) CESG
3 4 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.00%) NHS
5 2 (1.33%) e-Health
5 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.67%) CMDB
6 1 (0.67%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.67%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.67%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.67%) Statistics
6 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.00%) Windows
2 22 (14.67%) Windows Server
3 15 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (7.33%) Linux
5 9 (6.00%) Ubuntu
5 9 (6.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.00%) Unix
7 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.00%) ITIL
2 20 (13.33%) Network Design
3 12 (8.00%) ITIL V3
3 12 (8.00%) Network Management
3 12 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (7.33%) Load Balancing
5 9 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (6.00%) Migration
6 7 (4.67%) Change Management
6 7 (4.67%) Incident Management
7 6 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (3.33%) Network Architecture
8 5 (3.33%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.33%) Project Management
8 5 (3.33%) SIEM
9 4 (2.67%) Fault Management
9 4 (2.67%) PRINCE2
9 4 (2.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (2.67%) Service Management
9 4 (2.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (1.33%) Python
1 2 (1.33%) Shell Script
1 2 (1.33%) Tcl
2 1 (0.67%) Java
2 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 108 (72.00%) CCNP
2 77 (51.33%) CCNA
3 59 (39.33%) Security Cleared
4 45 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 26 (17.33%) CCIE
6 20 (13.33%) CCDP
7 17 (11.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (10.67%) MCSE
9 11 (7.33%) JNCIA
9 11 (7.33%) JNCIP
10 9 (6.00%) MCSA
10 9 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (4.67%) CCDA
11 7 (4.67%) Degree
12 5 (3.33%) CCSE
12 5 (3.33%) CCVP
13 4 (2.67%) CCSA
13 4 (2.67%) DV Cleared
14 3 (2.00%) A+ Certification
14 3 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.33%) SLA
2 4 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.33%) QA
4 1 (0.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (6.67%) vSphere
2 6 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.67%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (6.00%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (4.00%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.00%) OPNET
3 5 (3.33%) Nagios
4 2 (1.33%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (1.33%) Cisco LMS
5 1 (0.67%) Cacti
5 1 (0.67%) OpenView
5 1 (0.67%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 123 (82.00%) Cisco
2 64 (42.67%) Juniper
3 46 (30.67%) CheckPoint
4 25 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 20 (13.33%) F5
6 16 (10.67%) SolarWinds
7 15 (10.00%) Fortinet
7 15 (10.00%) VMware
8 12 (8.00%) Palo Alto
9 10 (6.67%) HP
10 9 (6.00%) BMC
10 9 (6.00%) Citrix
11 8 (5.33%) Riverbed
12 7 (4.67%) Aruba
12 7 (4.67%) Meraki
13 6 (4.00%) Blue Coat
13 6 (4.00%) Intel Security
14 5 (3.33%) Brocade
14 5 (3.33%) Nokia
15 4 (2.67%) Dell
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