The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 54 65
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 12 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.03% 1.34% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.38% 8.00% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 8
Median daily rate £225 £475 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.63% +51.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £233 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £505 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £35.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -7.85% +79.48%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 128 100 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.62% 16.81% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 52 65
Median daily rate £350 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £173 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £476 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 22
Median hourly rate £35.00 £10.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +250.00% -36.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.84 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.15%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Cambridgeshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Cambridgeshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Cambridgeshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Cambridgeshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Cambridge +4 5 £204 -57.10% 1
St Neots - 3 £330 -
Peterborough +2 2 £284 -46.00% 1
Cisco Certification
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 15 (83.33%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) CCNA
3 10 (55.56%) CCNP
4 8 (44.44%) Firewall
5 7 (38.89%) WAN
6 6 (33.33%) DNS
6 6 (33.33%) LAN
6 6 (33.33%) Wireless
7 5 (27.78%) DHCP
8 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
8 4 (22.22%) Migration
9 3 (16.67%) Information Security
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (16.67%) Riverbed
9 3 (16.67%) VPN
9 3 (16.67%) WLAN
9 3 (16.67%) NHS
10 2 (11.11%) PuTTY
10 2 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
10 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
10 2 (11.11%) VoIP
10 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
10 2 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 2 (11.11%) Internet
10 2 (11.11%) MPLS
10 2 (11.11%) Remedy
10 2 (11.11%) Finance
10 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) WAN
3 6 (33.33%) DNS
3 6 (33.33%) LAN
3 6 (33.33%) Wireless
4 5 (27.78%) DHCP
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (16.67%) VPN
5 3 (16.67%) WLAN
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (11.11%) Internet
6 2 (11.11%) MPLS
6 2 (11.11%) PuTTY
6 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
6 2 (11.11%) VoIP
6 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.56%) IPv4
7 1 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Network Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Support
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Network Support
3 2 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Voice Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) WLAN Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Voice Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Encryption
4 1 (5.56%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.56%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) CCNA
2 10 (55.56%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (5.56%) CCIE
4 1 (5.56%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (5.56%) CISM
4 1 (5.56%) CISSP
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 3 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 2 (11.11%) Aruba
4 2 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
4 2 (11.11%) F5
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Peregrine
4 2 (11.11%) Remedy
5 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper