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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Network Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 98 114 105
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 21 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.87% 0.46% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.48% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 4
Median daily rate £363 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £413 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £304
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.88 - £25.00

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
2256 2500 2095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.84% 94.88% 93.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1396 1407 1160
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 78 170
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.38 £25.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +11 15 £363 -
Shropshire - 2 £406 -
Solihull - 1 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - - 1
Cisco Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 43 (82.69%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (63.46%) CCNP
4 30 (57.69%) Firewall
5 24 (46.15%) CCNA
5 24 (46.15%) LAN
6 21 (40.38%) Network Design
7 20 (38.46%) WAN
8 19 (36.54%) Juniper
8 19 (36.54%) CheckPoint
9 16 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (26.92%) VPN
11 13 (25.00%) Wireless
12 11 (21.15%) OSPF
13 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
13 10 (19.23%) Network Management
13 10 (19.23%) F5
13 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
14 9 (17.31%) CCDP
15 8 (15.38%) CCDA
15 8 (15.38%) BGP
15 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
16 7 (13.46%) Network Security
16 7 (13.46%) Finance
17 6 (11.54%) VoIP
17 6 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
18 5 (9.62%) Cisco Wireless
18 5 (9.62%) Cisco PIX
18 5 (9.62%) IP Telephony
18 5 (9.62%) CCIE

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 (1.92%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (57.69%) Firewall
2 24 (46.15%) LAN
3 20 (38.46%) WAN
4 16 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (26.92%) VPN
6 13 (25.00%) Wireless
7 11 (21.15%) OSPF
8 8 (15.38%) BGP
9 7 (13.46%) Network Security
10 6 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (11.54%) VoIP
11 5 (9.62%) Cisco PIX
11 5 (9.62%) Cisco Wireless
11 5 (9.62%) IP Telephony
12 4 (7.69%) EIGRP
12 4 (7.69%) Junos
12 4 (7.69%) MPLS
12 4 (7.69%) Unified Communications
12 4 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (3.85%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (3.85%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Solaris
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Network Design
2 10 (19.23%) Network Management
3 4 (7.69%) ITIL
3 4 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.77%) ITIL V3
4 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.77%) Migration
4 3 (5.77%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (1.92%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.92%) Change Control
5 1 (1.92%) Change Management
5 1 (1.92%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (1.92%) Data Protection
5 1 (1.92%) Information Security
5 1 (1.92%) Network Architecture
5 1 (1.92%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.92%) Presales
5 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.92%) Validation
Qualifications
1 43 (82.69%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (63.46%) CCNP
3 24 (46.15%) CCNA
4 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
5 9 (17.31%) CCDP
6 8 (15.38%) CCDA
6 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 5 (9.62%) CCIE
8 4 (7.69%) CCVP
9 3 (5.77%) JNCIA
10 2 (3.85%) CCSA
11 1 (1.92%) CISA
11 1 (1.92%) CISM
11 1 (1.92%) CISSP
11 1 (1.92%) Degree
11 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (36.54%) CheckPoint
2 19 (36.54%) Juniper
3 10 (19.23%) F5
4 4 (7.69%) BT
4 4 (7.69%) Nokia
4 4 (7.69%) Riverbed
5 3 (5.77%) Fujitsu
5 3 (5.77%) HP
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.77%) Remedy
6 2 (3.85%) Avaya
6 2 (3.85%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.92%) AirMagnet
7 1 (1.92%) Aruba
7 1 (1.92%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.92%) CA
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix
7 1 (1.92%) Nortel
7 1 (1.92%) VMware