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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 102 114 113
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 29 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.03% 0.43% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.46% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 1
Median daily rate £350 £305 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -23.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £300 £306
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +133.33%
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
2675 2408 2178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.79% 94.65% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1529 1469 1116
Median daily rate £390 £350 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 147 173
Median hourly rate £15.21 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.11% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.00 £36.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 9 £325 +7.43% 2
Shropshire -34 5 £363 +16.00%
Coventry - 4 £450 - 1
Warwickshire -2 2 £375 +100.00%
Worcestershire - 2 £350 -
Staffordshire - 2 £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 26 May 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 41 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (73.17%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (56.10%) Firewall
4 21 (51.22%) CCNP
5 17 (41.46%) CheckPoint
6 15 (36.59%) Juniper
7 13 (31.71%) CCNA
8 12 (29.27%) VoIP
8 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
9 11 (26.83%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (26.83%) F5
9 11 (26.83%) Network Design
9 11 (26.83%) WAN
9 11 (26.83%) MPLS
9 11 (26.83%) OSPF
10 10 (24.39%) BGP
10 10 (24.39%) Incident Management
10 10 (24.39%) SC Cleared
10 10 (24.39%) Data Centre
11 9 (21.95%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (21.95%) Fortinet
11 9 (21.95%) Project Management
12 8 (19.51%) LAN
12 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
13 7 (17.07%) Network Security
13 7 (17.07%) BIG-IP
13 7 (17.07%) ITIL
13 7 (17.07%) Wireless
14 6 (14.63%) Finance
14 6 (14.63%) CCVP

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 (4.88%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (56.10%) Firewall
2 12 (29.27%) VoIP
3 11 (26.83%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (26.83%) MPLS
3 11 (26.83%) OSPF
3 11 (26.83%) WAN
4 10 (24.39%) BGP
5 9 (21.95%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (19.51%) LAN
7 7 (17.07%) BIG-IP
7 7 (17.07%) Network Security
7 7 (17.07%) Wireless
8 6 (14.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (12.20%) EIGRP
10 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
10 4 (9.76%) VPN
11 3 (7.32%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (7.32%) Cisco ISE
12 2 (4.88%) DMVPN
12 2 (4.88%) Multicast
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.32%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
3 1 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Network Design
2 10 (24.39%) Incident Management
3 9 (21.95%) Project Management
4 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
5 7 (17.07%) ITIL
6 6 (14.63%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
8 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.32%) Fault Management
8 3 (7.32%) Network Architecture
8 3 (7.32%) Network Management
9 2 (4.88%) Change Control
10 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (2.44%) Presales
10 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.44%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (2.44%) Security Operations
10 1 (2.44%) SIEM
10 1 (2.44%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.88%) Python
1 2 (4.88%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 30 (73.17%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (51.22%) CCNP
3 13 (31.71%) CCNA
4 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
5 10 (24.39%) SC Cleared
6 6 (14.63%) CCVP
7 5 (12.20%) CCIE
8 1 (2.44%) CCDA
8 1 (2.44%) CCDP
8 1 (2.44%) Degree
8 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.44%) MCSE
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (7.32%) OPNET
3 1 (2.44%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (41.46%) CheckPoint
3 15 (36.59%) Juniper
4 11 (26.83%) F5
5 9 (21.95%) Fortinet
6 6 (14.63%) Nokia
7 4 (9.76%) BMC
7 4 (9.76%) Palo Alto
8 3 (7.32%) Intel Security
8 3 (7.32%) Riverbed
8 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
8 3 (7.32%) VMware
9 2 (4.88%) Aruba
9 2 (4.88%) Avaya
9 2 (4.88%) Blue Coat
9 2 (4.88%) Citrix
10 1 (2.44%) Brocade
10 1 (2.44%) HP
10 1 (2.44%) IBM
10 1 (2.44%) Symantec