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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 104 103 115
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 32 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.17% 0.63% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.66% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 4
Median daily rate £388 £288 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.78% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £278 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £298 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £15.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+300.00% -36.17%
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
2592 2414 2203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.60% 94.33% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1582 1334 1229
Median daily rate £398 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 121 182
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £10.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £33.13 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +6 15 £400 +45.45% 1
Shropshire +4 6 £388 +29.16% 1
Coventry -8 4 £375 - 2
Warwickshire - 3 £325 -
Solihull -9 1 - -
Cisco Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 41 (83.67%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (69.39%) Firewall
4 31 (63.27%) CCNP
5 28 (57.14%) CCNA
6 27 (55.10%) LAN
7 24 (48.98%) Juniper
8 22 (44.90%) CheckPoint
9 21 (42.86%) WAN
10 18 (36.73%) Network Design
10 18 (36.73%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
11 12 (24.49%) CCDP
12 11 (22.45%) Wireless
13 10 (20.41%) OSPF
13 10 (20.41%) VPN
13 10 (20.41%) CCDA
13 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
13 10 (20.41%) Data Centre
14 8 (16.33%) F5
15 7 (14.29%) Network Management
15 7 (14.29%) BGP
15 7 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
16 6 (12.24%) VoIP
16 6 (12.24%) HP
17 5 (10.20%) Nokia
17 5 (10.20%) CSS
17 5 (10.20%) IP Telephony
17 5 (10.20%) FortiGate
17 5 (10.20%) Network Monitoring

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 1 (2.04%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (69.39%) Firewall
2 27 (55.10%) LAN
3 21 (42.86%) WAN
4 18 (36.73%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (22.45%) Wireless
6 10 (20.41%) OSPF
6 10 (20.41%) VPN
7 7 (14.29%) BGP
7 7 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (12.24%) VoIP
9 5 (10.20%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (10.20%) IP Telephony
9 5 (10.20%) Network Security
10 4 (8.16%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (8.16%) Junos
10 4 (8.16%) Unified Communications
10 4 (8.16%) WLAN
11 3 (6.12%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (6.12%) MPLS
12 2 (4.08%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) CSS
2 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.04%) e-Health
2 1 (2.04%) User Experience
2 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
1 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Network Design
2 7 (14.29%) Network Management
3 5 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.12%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.08%) ITIL
6 2 (4.08%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.04%) Change Control
7 1 (2.04%) Change Management
7 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.04%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.04%) Migration
7 1 (2.04%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.04%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.04%) Validation
Qualifications
1 41 (83.67%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (63.27%) CCNP
3 28 (57.14%) CCNA
4 12 (24.49%) CCDP
4 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
5 10 (20.41%) CCDA
5 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
6 5 (10.20%) JNCIA
7 4 (8.16%) CCIE
7 4 (8.16%) CCVP
8 3 (6.12%) CCSA
9 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.04%) JNCIS
9 1 (2.04%) MCSA
9 1 (2.04%) MCSE
9 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.04%) ProxySG
1 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.04%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (2.04%) OPNET
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (48.98%) Juniper
3 22 (44.90%) CheckPoint
4 8 (16.33%) F5
5 6 (12.24%) HP
6 5 (10.20%) Fortinet
6 5 (10.20%) Nokia
7 4 (8.16%) Aruba
7 4 (8.16%) BT
7 4 (8.16%) Meraki
7 4 (8.16%) Palo Alto
7 4 (8.16%) Remedy
8 3 (6.12%) Fujitsu
8 3 (6.12%) Huawei
8 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.08%) Avaya
10 1 (2.04%) BMC
10 1 (2.04%) CA
10 1 (2.04%) Citrix
10 1 (2.04%) Nortel