Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 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 > Dorset
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 34 39
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 15 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 5.07% 2.27% 2.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.42% 13.89% 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 2
Dorset median daily rate £261 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.67% +26.92% +6.12%
10th Percentile £224 £313 £274
90th Percentile £488 £485 £366
South West median daily rate £325 £325 £390
% change year-on-year - -16.67% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Dorset median hourly rate £42.50 £25.50 £49.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -48.16% +109.32%
10th Percentile £41.25 £25.25 £46.75
90th Percentile £43.75 £25.75 £50.25
South West median hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year -3.13% -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 Dorset with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Dorset
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 59 72 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 19.93% 16.36% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 48 34
Dorset median daily rate £293 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.88% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £133 £296 £188
90th Percentile £484 £516 £546
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £386
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.56% +1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 28
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 £25.50 £42.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.37% -39.94% +6.15%
10th Percentile £37.25 £25.25 £32.64
90th Percentile £48.75 £25.75 £49.19
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +36.36% -31.25% +14.29%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Dorset

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Dorset

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Dorset over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Dorset

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Dorset

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorchester - 5 £250 -
Wimborne +1 4 - -
Bournemouth +9 3 £273 -39.44% 2
Cisco Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
1 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) CCNA
3 8 (53.33%) VPN
4 7 (46.67%) DNS
4 7 (46.67%) IPsec
5 6 (40.00%) LAN
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
6 5 (33.33%) MCSE
6 5 (33.33%) CISSP
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (33.33%) McAfee
6 5 (33.33%) SCCP
6 5 (33.33%) GIAC
6 5 (33.33%) ISSAP
6 5 (33.33%) Fortinet
6 5 (33.33%) Network Security
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (26.67%) OSPF
7 4 (26.67%) IP Telephony
7 4 (26.67%) Wireless
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) CCNP
7 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
7 4 (26.67%) PKI
8 3 (20.00%) High Availability
8 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
8 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) VPN
3 7 (46.67%) DNS
3 7 (46.67%) IPsec
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (40.00%) LAN
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (33.33%) Network Security
5 5 (33.33%) SCCP
6 4 (26.67%) IP Telephony
6 4 (26.67%) OSPF
6 4 (26.67%) Wireless
7 3 (20.00%) Broadband
7 3 (20.00%) DHCP
7 3 (20.00%) HSRP
7 3 (20.00%) MPLS
7 3 (20.00%) Nortel Meridian
7 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
7 3 (20.00%) VRRP
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Security Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Support
4 3 (20.00%) Network Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Network Support
4 3 (20.00%) Network Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (6.67%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
3 2 (13.33%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CCNA
2 5 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (33.33%) GIAC
2 5 (33.33%) ISSAP
2 5 (33.33%) MCSE
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (26.67%) CCNP
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 5 (33.33%) McAfee
3 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 3 (20.00%) Avaya
4 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (20.00%) Meraki
4 3 (20.00%) Nortel
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Forcepoint
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) Sun