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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 127 104 111
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 22 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.56% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.59% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 7
Median daily rate £400 £300 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +100.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+88.88% -15.89%
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
3076 2369 2432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.94% 94.31% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1836 1356 1231
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 148 174
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.14 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.92 £34.20 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Cisco Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 September 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 £400 - 2
Shropshire -25 8 £381 +27.08%
Solihull -4 1 - -
Coventry -10 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Cisco Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 48 (100.00%) Cisco
2 39 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (72.92%) Firewall
4 30 (62.50%) CCNP
5 26 (54.17%) CheckPoint
6 24 (50.00%) CCNA
7 23 (47.92%) Juniper
8 22 (45.83%) LAN
9 21 (43.75%) WAN
10 15 (31.25%) OSPF
11 14 (29.17%) Fortinet
11 14 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (27.08%) F5
12 13 (27.08%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
12 13 (27.08%) Wireless
13 12 (25.00%) BGP
13 12 (25.00%) ITIL
13 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
13 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
14 11 (22.92%) Network Management
15 10 (20.83%) Network Security
15 10 (20.83%) Network Design
16 9 (18.75%) BIG-IP
16 9 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
17 8 (16.67%) Load Balancing
17 8 (16.67%) CCDP
17 8 (16.67%) CCIE
18 7 (14.58%) Nokia
18 7 (14.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

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:

Communications & Networking
1 35 (72.92%) Firewall
2 22 (45.83%) LAN
3 21 (43.75%) WAN
4 15 (31.25%) OSPF
5 14 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (27.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (27.08%) Wireless
7 12 (25.00%) BGP
8 10 (20.83%) Network Security
9 9 (18.75%) BIG-IP
10 7 (14.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 6 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
12 5 (10.42%) Cisco ISE
12 5 (10.42%) EIGRP
12 5 (10.42%) NetScaler
12 5 (10.42%) VoIP
12 5 (10.42%) VPN
12 5 (10.42%) WLAN
13 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
13 4 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.08%) Advertising
1 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.42%) User Experience
3 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.08%) e-Health
4 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) ITIL
2 11 (22.92%) Network Management
3 10 (20.83%) Network Design
4 9 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 7 (14.58%) ITIL V3
7 5 (10.42%) Network Architecture
8 2 (4.17%) Change Management
8 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.17%) Service Management
9 1 (2.08%) CRM
9 1 (2.08%) Migration
9 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.08%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (2.08%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.17%) Python
1 2 (4.17%) Tcl
2 1 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (62.50%) CCNP
3 24 (50.00%) CCNA
4 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
5 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (16.67%) CCDP
6 8 (16.67%) CCIE
7 6 (12.50%) CCDA
8 4 (8.33%) JNCIA
9 3 (6.25%) CCVP
10 2 (4.17%) CCSA
11 1 (2.08%) Degree
11 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
11 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (2.08%) JNCIS
11 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
11 1 (2.08%) PMP
11 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (2.08%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (10.42%) OPNET
3 3 (6.25%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.08%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (2.08%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (54.17%) CheckPoint
3 23 (47.92%) Juniper
4 14 (29.17%) Fortinet
5 13 (27.08%) F5
6 7 (14.58%) Nokia
7 6 (12.50%) BMC
7 6 (12.50%) Palo Alto
8 5 (10.42%) Aruba
8 5 (10.42%) Meraki
8 5 (10.42%) Riverbed
8 5 (10.42%) SolarWinds
9 4 (8.33%) HP
10 3 (6.25%) Avaya
10 3 (6.25%) BT
10 3 (6.25%) Fujitsu
10 3 (6.25%) Huawei
10 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
10 3 (6.25%) Remedy
10 3 (6.25%) VMware