The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 77 88
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 48 52 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.09% 2.05% 1.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.91% 11.95% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 31 36
Median daily rate £375 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £345
% change year-on-year +10.71% +1.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Median hourly rate £24.47 £34.70 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.49% +265.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.04 £25.30 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.89 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -8.78% +66.66%  

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 the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 440 435 538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.13% 17.17% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 237 288
Median daily rate £380 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £183 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 42 71
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.56 £20.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.92% +36.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in the East of England

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in the East of England

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in the East of England

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco Certification in the East of England

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hertfordshire +5 18 £375 -3.22% 7
Cambridgeshire +4 12 £225 -45.45% 3
Essex -16 7 £325 +30.00% 4
Bedfordshire -8 6 £408 - 4
Suffolk +9 3 - -
Norfolk +1 1 £450 - 1
East Anglia - 1 - -
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 69 (78.41%) Cisco
2 61 (69.32%) CCNP
3 46 (52.27%) Firewall
4 36 (40.91%) WAN
5 34 (38.64%) LAN
6 33 (37.50%) CCNA
7 25 (28.41%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (26.14%) CCIE
9 22 (25.00%) ITIL
9 22 (25.00%) Juniper
9 22 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 22 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 21 (23.86%) F5
11 18 (20.45%) Wireless
12 17 (19.32%) Security Cleared
13 16 (18.18%) SC Cleared
14 13 (14.77%) Citrix
14 13 (14.77%) Network Security
15 12 (13.64%) CCSE
15 12 (13.64%) BGP
15 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
15 12 (13.64%) VPN
15 12 (13.64%) DNS
16 11 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
16 11 (12.50%) Mentoring
17 10 (11.36%) Blue Coat
17 10 (11.36%) Migration
17 10 (11.36%) VMware
17 10 (11.36%) CCSA
18 9 (10.23%) Finance

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (2.27%) OpenStack
1 2 (2.27%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.14%) CloudStack
2 1 (1.14%) CMS
2 1 (1.14%) Confluence
2 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.14%) IIS
2 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Cisco SocialMiner
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.27%) PaaS
2 2 (2.27%) SaaS
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.14%) IaaS
3 1 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (52.27%) Firewall
2 36 (40.91%) WAN
3 34 (38.64%) LAN
4 25 (28.41%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (20.45%) Wireless
6 13 (14.77%) Network Security
7 12 (13.64%) BGP
7 12 (13.64%) DNS
7 12 (13.64%) VPN
8 11 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (10.23%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (10.23%) DHCP
9 9 (10.23%) MPLS
9 9 (10.23%) OSPF
9 9 (10.23%) VoIP
10 8 (9.09%) TACACS
10 8 (9.09%) WLAN
11 7 (7.95%) EIGRP
11 7 (7.95%) ISDN
11 7 (7.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) JIRA
1 1 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (10.23%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.55%) Local Government
4 2 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (46.59%) Network Engineer
2 14 (15.91%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (14.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (10.23%) Architect
4 9 (10.23%) Consultant
5 8 (9.09%) Analyst
5 8 (9.09%) Network Support
5 8 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Network Security Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Network Support Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Security Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Network Architect
7 6 (6.82%) Network Specialist
8 5 (5.68%) Network Consultant
8 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Cisco Network Specialist
9 4 (4.55%) Cisco Specialist
9 4 (4.55%) Network Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Security Consultant
10 3 (3.41%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) Web Services
1 2 (2.27%) XMPP
2 1 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.68%) NHS
4 3 (3.41%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) PDA
5 2 (2.27%) PKI
5 2 (2.27%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.14%) e-Health
6 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.14%) Handset
6 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Windows
2 4 (4.55%) Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.27%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.27%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.27%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.00%) ITIL
2 11 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 10 (11.36%) Migration
4 8 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 8 (9.09%) Service Design
5 7 (7.95%) Network Design
5 7 (7.95%) Project Management
6 6 (6.82%) Fault Management
7 4 (4.55%) Business Transformation
7 4 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.55%) Information Security
7 4 (4.55%) Network Management
7 4 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.41%) Change Control
8 3 (3.41%) High Availability
8 3 (3.41%) ITIL V2
8 3 (3.41%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.41%) Presales
8 3 (3.41%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (69.32%) CCNP
2 33 (37.50%) CCNA
3 23 (26.14%) CCIE
4 17 (19.32%) Security Cleared
5 16 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 12 (13.64%) CCSE
7 10 (11.36%) CCSA
8 9 (10.23%) Degree
9 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (6.82%) CISSP
10 6 (6.82%) MCSA
11 5 (5.68%) CCDP
11 5 (5.68%) CCNP Voice
11 5 (5.68%) MCSE
12 4 (4.55%) CISM
13 3 (3.41%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 3 (3.41%) CCIP
13 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
13 3 (3.41%) MCP
14 2 (2.27%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) SLA
2 6 (6.82%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.41%) GPG13
3 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.14%) KVM
3 1 (1.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (5.68%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (3.41%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.27%) DameWare
5 2 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.27%) SCCM
5 2 (2.27%) SCOM
5 2 (2.27%) SCSM
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco CME
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (1.14%) Nexpose
6 1 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 69 (78.41%) Cisco
2 22 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 22 (25.00%) Juniper
3 21 (23.86%) F5
4 13 (14.77%) Citrix
5 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 10 (11.36%) Blue Coat
6 10 (11.36%) VMware
7 9 (10.23%) Nokia
8 8 (9.09%) Computacenter
9 7 (7.95%) Palo Alto
10 4 (4.55%) CyberArk
10 4 (4.55%) Fortinet
10 4 (4.55%) Riverbed
10 4 (4.55%) Symantec
11 3 (3.41%) Aruba
11 3 (3.41%) HP
11 3 (3.41%) Meraki
11 3 (3.41%) Red Box
12 2 (2.27%) Extreme Networks
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