Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 43 56
Rank change year-on-year +9 +13 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 27 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.40% 2.19% 3.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.65% 10.62% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 26
Cardiff median daily rate £209 £319 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.56% +41.67% -
10th Percentile £175 £213 £163
90th Percentile £375 £386 £372
South Wales median daily rate £250 £350 £275
% change year-on-year -28.57% +27.27% -26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - £21.00

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 Cardiff with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cardiff
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 153 113 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 24.96% 20.58% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 77 116
Cardiff median daily rate £350 £363 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +12.40% -14.00%
10th Percentile £171 £194 £185
90th Percentile £486 £500 £450
South Wales median daily rate £360 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -10.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Cardiff median hourly rate £22.38 £13.88 £12.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.30% +14.29% -24.88%
10th Percentile £15.08 £12.44 £9.65
90th Percentile £32.72 £16.01 £12.93
South Wales median hourly rate £40.00 £56.25 £20.75
% change year-on-year -28.89% +171.08% +29.04%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Cardiff

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Cardiff

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Cardiff over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Cardiff

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 26 (96.30%) Cisco
1 26 (96.30%) CCNA
2 17 (62.96%) ITIL
3 11 (40.74%) Firewall
4 10 (37.04%) VMware
4 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (37.04%) CCNP
4 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 10 (37.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (33.33%) Citrix
6 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
6 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
7 7 (25.93%) HP Data Protector
7 7 (25.93%) HP
7 7 (25.93%) Internet
7 7 (25.93%) Tivoli
7 7 (25.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (25.93%) MPLS
7 7 (25.93%) OSPF
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (25.93%) F5
8 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
8 6 (22.22%) Juniper
8 6 (22.22%) Windows
8 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
9 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (18.52%) JNCIA
9 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
9 5 (18.52%) SLA
9 5 (18.52%) Active Directory

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (25.93%) Internet
3 7 (25.93%) MPLS
3 7 (25.93%) OSPF
4 4 (14.81%) Wireless
5 3 (11.11%) BGP
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (11.11%) IPsec
5 3 (11.11%) Junos
5 3 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.70%) DMZ
6 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (3.70%) LAN
6 1 (3.70%) PABX
6 1 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (3.70%) WAN
6 1 (3.70%) WLAN
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Network Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Support Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Network Support
3 7 (25.93%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Technical Support
3 7 (25.93%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (18.52%) Server Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Server Support
4 5 (18.52%) Server Support Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Technical Support
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
1 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 4 (14.81%) AIX
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.70%) ITSM
3 1 (3.70%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 26 (96.30%) CCNA
2 10 (37.04%) CCNP
2 10 (37.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
3 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
4 5 (18.52%) JNCIA
5 3 (11.11%) CCDA
6 2 (7.41%) CCIE
6 2 (7.41%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (3.70%) CCDP
7 1 (3.70%) CCENT
7 1 (3.70%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 1 (3.70%) CCIE Service Provider
7 1 (3.70%) JNCIP
7 1 (3.70%) JNCIS
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) HP Data Protector
1 7 (25.93%) Tivoli
1 7 (25.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Cisco
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Citrix
4 7 (25.93%) F5
4 7 (25.93%) HP
5 6 (22.22%) Juniper
6 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.70%) Remedy
7 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds