Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Certification
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 89 101
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 20 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.02% 1.32% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.85% 5.46% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 3
Bristol median daily rate £225 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.77% - -27.78%
10th Percentile £163 £203 £207
90th Percentile £403 £384 £388
South West median daily rate £325 £325 £388
% change year-on-year - -16.13% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £25.50 -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +120.00%

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bristol
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 412 421 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.01% 24.21% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 273 284
Bristol median daily rate £395 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £206 £270 £263
90th Percentile £602 £598 £500
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 14
Bristol median hourly rate £36.25 £29.00 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +69.34% -51.76%
10th Percentile £13.79 £17.53 £10.70
90th Percentile £44.88 £47.40 £25.00
South West median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +40.00% -29.94% +12.14%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Bristol

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco Certification in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Bristol

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Bristol

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) CCNA
3 9 (45.00%) CCNP
4 8 (40.00%) Wireless
5 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (25.00%) Firewall
6 5 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (20.00%) CCIE
7 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
8 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
8 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (15.00%) Multicast
8 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.00%) Network Design
8 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) MPLS
8 3 (15.00%) LAN
8 3 (15.00%) DHCP
8 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (15.00%) DNS
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (15.00%) Skype
8 3 (15.00%) Driving Licence

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Wireless
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (15.00%) DHCP
4 3 (15.00%) DNS
4 3 (15.00%) LAN
4 3 (15.00%) MPLS
4 3 (15.00%) Multicast
4 3 (15.00%) Skype
4 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (10.00%) BGP
5 2 (10.00%) WAN
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.00%) PABX
6 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Field Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Network Field Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Network Specialist
6 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Network Support
7 1 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) Telephony Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Wireless Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (15.00%) Network Design
2 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (10.00%) Change Management
2 2 (10.00%) Information Security
2 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (10.00%) Security Management
2 2 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) CCNA
2 9 (45.00%) CCNP
3 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) CCIE
5 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) CCENT
7 1 (5.00%) CWNA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.00%) F5
3 1 (5.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) Meraki
3 1 (5.00%) Red Box
3 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.00%) Sophos
3 1 (5.00%) Veeam