Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 106 79
Rank change year-on-year +17 -27 +18
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 63 47 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.97% 1.42% 2.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.83% 7.90% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 38 42
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.14% -
10th Percentile £155 £213 £213
90th Percentile £396 £414 £449
England median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
East Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £19.94 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.01% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £16.88 £16.66 £14.50
90th Percentile £51.00 £25.54 £23.75
England median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year - +15.79% +14.46%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 641 595 621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.08% 17.95% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 409 330
East Midlands median daily rate £383 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.72% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £215 £235
90th Percentile £550 £550 £500
England median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 30 38
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.72% +1.46% +14.17%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.20 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.60 £39.13 £33.65
England median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +0.75% +10.87% +21.05%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in the East Midlands

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in the East Midlands

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in the East Midlands

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in the East Midlands

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco Certification in the East Midlands

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 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
Derbyshire -2 20 £340 +44.68% 1
Northamptonshire +10 19 £325 -3.70%
Nottinghamshire +8 12 £320 -22.42% 5
Lincolnshire +3 6 £220 -37.14%
Leicestershire -2 6 £225 -21.74% 1
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 49 (77.78%) Cisco
2 44 (69.84%) CCNA
3 30 (47.62%) ITIL
4 29 (46.03%) CCNP
5 28 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 23 (36.51%) Windows
8 17 (26.98%) MCSE
9 16 (25.40%) VMware
10 15 (23.81%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 14 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
11 14 (22.22%) Unified Communications
11 14 (22.22%) Automotive
11 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
11 14 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (22.22%) Firewall
12 13 (20.63%) Degree
12 13 (20.63%) ITIL V3
13 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (19.05%) PLM
13 12 (19.05%) CCIE
13 12 (19.05%) ERP
14 11 (17.46%) LAN
14 11 (17.46%) WAN
14 11 (17.46%) Wireless
14 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
15 10 (15.87%) PRINCE2
15 10 (15.87%) Windows Server
15 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (14.29%) Data Centre

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (7.94%) MS Exchange
1 5 (7.94%) Skype for Business
2 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.76%) IIS
4 2 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Office 365
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) IaaS
3 1 (1.59%) PaaS
3 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) Firewall
1 14 (22.22%) Unified Communications
2 11 (17.46%) LAN
2 11 (17.46%) WAN
2 11 (17.46%) Wireless
3 6 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (9.52%) Skype
4 5 (7.94%) SAN
5 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.35%) VPN
6 3 (4.76%) DHCP
6 3 (4.76%) DNS
6 3 (4.76%) NAS
6 3 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (4.76%) VLAN
6 3 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (4.76%) Wireshark
7 2 (3.17%) MPLS
7 2 (3.17%) SMS
7 2 (3.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (22.22%) Automotive
2 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Network Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Support Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) IT Support
4 9 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (12.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) IT Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) Architect
7 6 (9.52%) Network Architect
8 5 (7.94%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Network Support
8 5 (7.94%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Technician
10 3 (4.76%) Network Design Architect
10 3 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Office 365 Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) .NET
1 3 (4.76%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 7 (11.11%) Clustering
4 4 (6.35%) NHS
5 2 (3.17%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) PKI
6 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Windows
2 10 (15.87%) Windows Server
3 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (12.70%) Windows 7
5 6 (9.52%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.59%) VMS
8 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) ITIL
2 15 (23.81%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 14 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
3 14 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (20.63%) ITIL V3
5 12 (19.05%) ERP
5 12 (19.05%) PLM
6 10 (15.87%) PRINCE2
7 8 (12.70%) Data Protection
7 8 (12.70%) Project Management
8 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.11%) Asset Management
8 7 (11.11%) High Availability
8 7 (11.11%) SDLC
9 6 (9.52%) Migration
9 6 (9.52%) Network Design
10 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
10 5 (7.94%) Time Management
11 4 (6.35%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (6.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (69.84%) CCNA
2 29 (46.03%) CCNP
3 28 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (26.98%) MCSE
5 13 (20.63%) Degree
6 12 (19.05%) CCIE
7 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
8 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
8 8 (12.70%) VCAP
9 7 (11.11%) MCP
9 7 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (9.52%) MCSA
11 4 (6.35%) CCDP
12 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
13 1 (1.59%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 1 (1.59%) CCSP
13 1 (1.59%) CISSP
13 1 (1.59%) CNE
13 1 (1.59%) DBS Check
13 1 (1.59%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.17%) Firmware
4 2 (3.17%) XenApp
5 1 (1.59%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Ionix
2 3 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.59%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.59%) OVSD
Vendors
1 49 (77.78%) Cisco
2 27 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 16 (25.40%) VMware
4 8 (12.70%) NetApp
5 5 (7.94%) EMC
6 4 (6.35%) Blue Coat
6 4 (6.35%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.35%) Citrix
6 4 (6.35%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.76%) Aruba
7 3 (4.76%) F5
7 3 (4.76%) HP
7 3 (4.76%) ProCurve
7 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.59%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.59%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (1.59%) BT
8 1 (1.59%) Capita
8 1 (1.59%) Computacenter
8 1 (1.59%) LANDesk