The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
South West / Devon
Rank 34 34 27
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 3 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.14% 0.51% 3.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.06% 1.52% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £111 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -63.16% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £20.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +36.90% -5.88%  

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 Devon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Devon
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 98 66 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 37.26% 33.50% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 45 30
Median daily rate £388 £433 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.40% +8.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £345 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £489 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.40% -16.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Devon

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Devon

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Exeter -10 3 £111 -63.16%
Cisco Certification
South West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Devon region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (28.57%) Skype
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Information Governance
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 2 (28.57%) ITSM
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) ISDN
2 2 (28.57%) Skype
2 2 (28.57%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) DMVPN
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Network Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Server Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
1 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) Information Governance
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
1 2 (28.57%) ITSM
1 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) CCDA
2 2 (28.57%) CNA
2 2 (28.57%) CNE
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Novell Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Novell
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto