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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 95 79 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -20
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 30 32 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.18% 1.48% 2.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.07% 8.25% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 29
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £211 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £378 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £18.82 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+103.29% -24.74%
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
494 388 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.51% 18.00% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 205 152
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 57 8
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.90 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £32.20 £22.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull - 12 - - 1
Birmingham -6 9 £273 +31.32% 7
Coventry - 6 £413 - 11
Shropshire -25 1 £400 +6.66% 2
Warwickshire - 1 £421 - 1
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification.

1 80 (84.21%) Cisco
2 48 (50.53%) CCNP
2 48 (50.53%) CCNA
3 30 (31.58%) WAN
4 27 (28.42%) Security Cleared
5 26 (27.37%) SC Cleared
5 26 (27.37%) LAN
5 26 (27.37%) MPLS
6 23 (24.21%) Firewall
6 23 (24.21%) Juniper
7 19 (20.00%) BGP
7 19 (20.00%) VPN
7 19 (20.00%) Windows
8 17 (17.89%) Network Management
9 15 (15.79%) Project Management
10 14 (14.74%) Linux
10 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (13.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (13.68%) Unix
11 13 (13.68%) Red Hat
11 13 (13.68%) CheckPoint
11 13 (13.68%) Wireless
12 12 (12.63%) Migration
12 12 (12.63%) CA
12 12 (12.63%) EMC
12 12 (12.63%) CiscoWorks
12 12 (12.63%) Solaris
12 12 (12.63%) Perl
12 12 (12.63%) System Testing

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.16%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.11%) Lync
3 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (31.58%) WAN
2 26 (27.37%) LAN
2 26 (27.37%) MPLS
3 23 (24.21%) Firewall
4 19 (20.00%) BGP
4 19 (20.00%) VPN
5 13 (13.68%) Wireless
6 12 (12.63%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (10.53%) VoIP
8 9 (9.47%) OSPF
9 8 (8.42%) PBX
9 8 (8.42%) Structured Cabling
10 7 (7.37%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (7.37%) DHCP
10 7 (7.37%) VLAN
11 6 (6.32%) TCP/IP
11 6 (6.32%) X.21
12 5 (5.26%) ATM
12 5 (5.26%) Ethernet
12 5 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.05%) Selenium
1 1 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.21%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (50.53%) Network Engineer
2 26 (27.37%) Cisco Engineer
3 19 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (11.58%) Architect
5 8 (8.42%) Analyst
5 8 (8.42%) Designer
5 8 (8.42%) Network Designer
6 7 (7.37%) EMC Engineer
6 7 (7.37%) Network Support
6 7 (7.37%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Network Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Cisco Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Juniper Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Author
9 4 (4.21%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) CSS
2 1 (1.05%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.05%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) e-Health
2 10 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.05%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.05%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.00%) Windows
2 14 (14.74%) Linux
2 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (13.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (13.68%) Unix
4 12 (12.63%) Solaris
5 4 (4.21%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.05%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.89%) Network Management
2 15 (15.79%) Project Management
3 12 (12.63%) Migration
3 12 (12.63%) System Testing
4 11 (11.58%) Network Design
5 9 (9.47%) Service Delivery
6 8 (8.42%) Risk Management
7 7 (7.37%) ITIL
7 7 (7.37%) Load Balancing
8 6 (6.32%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (6.32%) Presales
9 5 (5.26%) High Availability
10 4 (4.21%) Incident Management
10 4 (4.21%) SFIA
11 3 (3.16%) Network Optimisation
12 2 (2.11%) Change Control
12 2 (2.11%) Customer Engagement
12 2 (2.11%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (2.11%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (2.11%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.63%) Perl
2 5 (5.26%) C
3 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (50.53%) CCNA
1 48 (50.53%) CCNP
2 27 (28.42%) Security Cleared
3 26 (27.37%) SC Cleared
4 11 (11.58%) JNCIA
5 10 (10.53%) CCDP
6 7 (7.37%) CCIE
7 4 (4.21%) JNCIE
7 4 (4.21%) JNCIP
7 4 (4.21%) JNCIS
8 3 (3.16%) Degree
9 2 (2.11%) CCDA
9 2 (2.11%) MCSE
9 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.05%) CCIP
10 1 (1.05%) CISSP
10 1 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.05%) HNC
10 1 (1.05%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.05%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.16%) vSphere
2 2 (2.11%) XenApp
3 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (12.63%) CA Spectrum
1 12 (12.63%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (2.11%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (2.11%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.05%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.05%) QRadar
3 1 (1.05%) SCCM
3 1 (1.05%) SCOM
3 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 80 (84.21%) Cisco
2 23 (24.21%) Juniper
3 13 (13.68%) CheckPoint
3 13 (13.68%) Red Hat
4 12 (12.63%) CA
4 12 (12.63%) EMC
5 10 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.32%) F5
6 6 (6.32%) VMware
7 5 (5.26%) McAfee
8 3 (3.16%) Brocade
8 3 (3.16%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.16%) HP
8 3 (3.16%) IBM
8 3 (3.16%) Mitel
8 3 (3.16%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.11%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.11%) BMC
9 2 (2.11%) Citrix
9 2 (2.11%) NetApp
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
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