The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands 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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 119 109 115
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 23 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.34% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.35% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 5
Median daily rate £350 £313 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £420 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £306
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +10.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.35 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+119.70% -15.00%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2985 2284 2199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.15% 95.81% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1780 1358 1126
Median daily rate £400 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 150 192
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Cisco Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Network Engineer
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 Network Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Cisco Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Network Engineer
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 Network Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Cisco Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Network Engineer
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 Network Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 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 -4 10 £325 +8.33% 1
Shropshire -27 5 £380 +21.60%
Staffordshire - 4 £325 -
Herefordshire - 1 £375 -
Cisco Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 West Midlands region featuring Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Cisco
2 38 (77.55%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (65.31%) Firewall
4 27 (55.10%) CCNP
5 25 (51.02%) CheckPoint
6 20 (40.82%) Juniper
7 18 (36.73%) CCNA
8 16 (32.65%) WAN
8 16 (32.65%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (30.61%) Fortinet
10 14 (28.57%) F5
11 13 (26.53%) LAN
11 13 (26.53%) OSPF
11 13 (26.53%) BGP
12 12 (24.49%) VoIP
12 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
12 12 (24.49%) Network Design
12 12 (24.49%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
13 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
13 11 (22.45%) ITIL
13 11 (22.45%) Wireless
13 11 (22.45%) MPLS
14 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
14 10 (20.41%) Load Balancing
14 10 (20.41%) BIG-IP
15 9 (18.37%) Project Management
16 8 (16.33%) Nokia
16 8 (16.33%) CCIE
16 8 (16.33%) Network Security

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
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 2 (4.08%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (65.31%) Firewall
2 16 (32.65%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (32.65%) WAN
3 13 (26.53%) BGP
3 13 (26.53%) LAN
3 13 (26.53%) OSPF
4 12 (24.49%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (24.49%) VoIP
5 11 (22.45%) MPLS
5 11 (22.45%) Wireless
6 10 (20.41%) BIG-IP
7 8 (16.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (16.33%) Network Security
8 5 (10.20%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (10.20%) Cisco Wireless
8 5 (10.20%) EIGRP
8 5 (10.20%) WLAN
9 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
9 4 (8.16%) VPN
9 4 (8.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) CSS
2 2 (4.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.20%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.04%) e-Health
4 1 (2.04%) NHS
4 1 (2.04%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Network Design
2 11 (22.45%) ITIL
3 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
3 10 (20.41%) Load Balancing
4 9 (18.37%) Project Management
5 8 (16.33%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (14.29%) ITIL V3
7 6 (12.24%) Network Management
8 5 (10.20%) Network Architecture
9 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.12%) Fault Management
11 2 (4.08%) Change Management
11 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (4.08%) Service Management
12 1 (2.04%) Change Control
12 1 (2.04%) Presales
12 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
12 1 (2.04%) Security Operations
12 1 (2.04%) SIEM
12 1 (2.04%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.08%) Python
1 2 (4.08%) Tcl
2 1 (2.04%) Java
2 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (77.55%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (55.10%) CCNP
3 18 (36.73%) CCNA
4 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
5 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
6 8 (16.33%) CCIE
7 6 (12.24%) CCVP
8 5 (10.20%) CCDP
9 4 (8.16%) CCDA
10 2 (4.08%) MCSE
10 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (2.04%) CCSA
11 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
11 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (2.04%) JNCIA
11 1 (2.04%) JNCIS
11 1 (2.04%) MCSA
11 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
11 1 (2.04%) PMP
11 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.08%) vSphere
3 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (10.20%) OPNET
3 3 (6.12%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.04%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (2.04%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (51.02%) CheckPoint
3 20 (40.82%) Juniper
4 15 (30.61%) Fortinet
5 14 (28.57%) F5
6 8 (16.33%) Nokia
6 8 (16.33%) Palo Alto
7 6 (12.24%) BMC
8 5 (10.20%) Aruba
8 5 (10.20%) Meraki
8 5 (10.20%) Riverbed
8 5 (10.20%) SolarWinds
9 4 (8.16%) HP
10 3 (6.12%) Huawei
10 3 (6.12%) Intel Security
10 3 (6.12%) VMware
11 2 (4.08%) Avaya
11 2 (4.08%) Blue Coat
12 1 (2.04%) CA
12 1 (2.04%) Symantec