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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 117 109 114
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 26 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.87% 0.38% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.40% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 3
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 £315 £300 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £459 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £306
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.10 £34.33 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +71.66%
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
2835 2261 2179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.59% 95.40% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1688 1376 1123
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 137 198
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £29.95 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 June 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 June 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 -3 8 £325 +8.33% 2
Shropshire -28 5 £380 +21.60% 1
Staffordshire - 3 £325 -
Worcestershire -7 2 £350 -28.57%
Warwickshire -7 1 £375 -
Coventry - 1 £208 -
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 29 June 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 46 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (71.74%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (58.70%) Firewall
4 22 (47.83%) CheckPoint
4 22 (47.83%) CCNP
5 18 (39.13%) Juniper
6 16 (34.78%) CCNA
7 13 (28.26%) WAN
7 13 (28.26%) OSPF
7 13 (28.26%) Fortinet
7 13 (28.26%) F5
8 12 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
8 12 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (26.09%) BGP
8 12 (26.09%) VoIP
9 11 (23.91%) ITIL
9 11 (23.91%) MPLS
9 11 (23.91%) Network Design
9 11 (23.91%) Data Centre
10 10 (21.74%) Incident Management
10 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
10 10 (21.74%) Load Balancing
11 9 (19.57%) BIG-IP
11 9 (19.57%) Wireless
11 9 (19.57%) Project Management
11 9 (19.57%) LAN
12 8 (17.39%) Nokia
12 8 (17.39%) Network Security
12 8 (17.39%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (58.70%) Firewall
2 13 (28.26%) OSPF
2 13 (28.26%) WAN
3 12 (26.09%) BGP
3 12 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (26.09%) VoIP
4 11 (23.91%) MPLS
5 9 (19.57%) BIG-IP
5 9 (19.57%) LAN
5 9 (19.57%) Wireless
6 8 (17.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (17.39%) Network Security
7 5 (10.87%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (10.87%) EIGRP
8 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
8 4 (8.70%) VPN
9 3 (6.52%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (6.52%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (6.52%) WLAN
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) CSS
2 2 (4.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
1 11 (23.91%) Network Design
2 10 (21.74%) Incident Management
2 10 (21.74%) Load Balancing
3 9 (19.57%) Project Management
4 8 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (15.22%) ITIL V3
6 6 (13.04%) Network Management
7 5 (10.87%) Network Architecture
8 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.52%) Fault Management
10 2 (4.35%) Change Management
10 2 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (4.35%) Service Management
11 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
11 1 (2.17%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (2.17%) Risk Assessment
11 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.35%) Python
1 2 (4.35%) Tcl
2 1 (2.17%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (71.74%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (47.83%) CCNP
3 16 (34.78%) CCNA
4 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
5 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
6 7 (15.22%) CCIE
7 6 (13.04%) CCVP
8 3 (6.52%) CCDA
8 3 (6.52%) CCDP
9 1 (2.17%) Degree
9 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.17%) MCSE
9 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
9 1 (2.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (10.87%) OPNET
3 2 (4.35%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.17%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (47.83%) CheckPoint
3 18 (39.13%) Juniper
4 13 (28.26%) F5
4 13 (28.26%) Fortinet
5 8 (17.39%) Nokia
6 6 (13.04%) BMC
6 6 (13.04%) Palo Alto
7 5 (10.87%) Riverbed
7 5 (10.87%) SolarWinds
8 4 (8.70%) Aruba
9 3 (6.52%) HP
9 3 (6.52%) Intel Security
9 3 (6.52%) Meraki
9 3 (6.52%) VMware
10 2 (4.35%) Avaya
10 2 (4.35%) Blue Coat
10 2 (4.35%) Citrix
10 2 (4.35%) Huawei
11 1 (2.17%) Brocade
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 19 hours ago