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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 6 months to 11 August 2022 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
6 months to
11 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 70 93 67
Rank change year-on-year +23 -26 +28
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 71 38 35
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 2.82% 1.69% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.50% 7.24% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 16 26
10th Percentile £105 £196 £262
25th Percentile £266 £256 £355
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £350 £450
Median % change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +16.88%
75th Percentile £513 £461 £525
90th Percentile £575 £488 £538
England median daily rate £488 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +14.71% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 6 0
10th Percentile £12.11 - -
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.25 -
Median hourly rate £13.66 £12.50 -
Median % change year-on-year +9.28% - -
75th Percentile £13.91 £12.75 -
90th Percentile - £17.98 -
England median hourly rate £13.66 £23.36 £29.16
% change year-on-year -41.51% -19.89% -22.77%

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 of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 747 525 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.71% 23.41% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 250 257
10th Percentile £209 £238 £254
25th Percentile £363 £350 £331
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £486 £426 £450
Median % change year-on-year +14.14% -5.33% +4.65%
75th Percentile £575 £538 £531
90th Percentile £675 £600 £600
England median daily rate £540 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 82 17
10th Percentile £13.28 £11.35 £14.75
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -60.00% +58.33%
75th Percentile £55.00 £42.70 £57.50
90th Percentile £61.45 £56.50 £61.88
England median hourly rate £45.00 £30.44 £32.25
% change year-on-year +47.86% -5.63% -10.42%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in the East of England

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cisco Certification in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in the East of England

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cisco Certification in the East of England over the 6 months to 11 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in the East of England

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cisco Certification in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend 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 6 months to 11 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -1 30 £463 +60.87% 7
Essex +24 16 £425 - 3
Hertfordshire +6 15 £413 -10.81% 5
Suffolk -7 4 £338 -10.00%
Bedfordshire -12 3 £400 +86.05% 1
Norfolk - 2 £173 -
East Anglia +4 1 £255 -
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 11 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 44 (61.97%) CCNA
2 43 (60.56%) Cisco
3 35 (49.30%) Firewall
4 30 (42.25%) ITIL
5 29 (40.85%) Social Skills
6 26 (36.62%) CCNP
7 23 (32.39%) WAN
8 21 (29.58%) Wireless
9 20 (28.17%) ITSM
9 20 (28.17%) MCP
10 18 (25.35%) LAN
10 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
10 18 (25.35%) Network Security
11 17 (23.94%) Microsoft 365
11 17 (23.94%) VPN
12 14 (19.72%) Data Centre
12 14 (19.72%) Security Cleared
13 13 (18.31%) Public Sector
13 13 (18.31%) TCP/IP
13 13 (18.31%) CheckPoint
14 10 (14.08%) Juniper
14 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
14 10 (14.08%) VMware
14 10 (14.08%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
14 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (14.08%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (12.68%) Network Monitoring
15 9 (12.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 9 (12.68%) Network Design

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 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.82%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.94%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (7.04%) AWS
3 3 (4.23%) Azure
4 1 (1.41%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 35 (49.30%) Firewall
2 23 (32.39%) WAN
3 21 (29.58%) Wireless
4 18 (25.35%) LAN
4 18 (25.35%) Network Security
5 17 (23.94%) VPN
6 13 (18.31%) TCP/IP
7 10 (14.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (12.68%) BGP
8 9 (12.68%) OSPF
9 8 (11.27%) Internet
9 8 (11.27%) MPLS
9 8 (11.27%) Reverse Proxy
10 7 (9.86%) VoIP
11 6 (8.45%) SAN
12 5 (7.04%) IPsec
13 4 (5.63%) Broadband
13 4 (5.63%) ISDN
13 4 (5.63%) SD-WAN
13 4 (5.63%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Hudson
General
1 29 (40.85%) Social Skills
2 13 (18.31%) Public Sector
3 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.23%) German Language
5 3 (4.23%) Hungarian Language
5 3 (4.23%) Lithuanian Language
5 3 (4.23%) Polish Language
5 3 (4.23%) Portuguese Language
5 3 (4.23%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.82%) Finance
7 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Network Engineer
2 21 (29.58%) Analyst
3 20 (28.17%) Service Analyst
3 20 (28.17%) Service Desk Analyst
4 17 (23.94%) Call Centre Analyst
4 17 (23.94%) Customer Analyst
4 17 (23.94%) Service Desk Agent
5 6 (8.45%) Field Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Field Service Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) IT Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Network Specialist
7 4 (5.63%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (4.23%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Hardware Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Network Support
8 3 (4.23%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) XMPP
2 1 (1.41%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.45%) Analytical Mindset
3 5 (7.04%) SCADA
4 4 (5.63%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) FMCG
6 1 (1.41%) NHS
6 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Windows
2 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2016
2 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.25%) ITIL
2 20 (28.17%) ITSM
3 10 (14.08%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (12.68%) Network Design
4 9 (12.68%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (12.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 8 (11.27%) Application Virtualisation
5 8 (11.27%) Asset Management
5 8 (11.27%) Break/Fix
5 8 (11.27%) Data Loss Prevention
5 8 (11.27%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 8 (11.27%) Incident Response
5 8 (11.27%) Network Management
6 5 (7.04%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (7.04%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (5.63%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.23%) Change Management
8 3 (4.23%) Information Security
8 3 (4.23%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.23%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) Python
2 1 (1.41%) Bash
2 1 (1.41%) C
2 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (61.97%) CCNA
2 26 (36.62%) CCNP
3 20 (28.17%) MCP
4 14 (19.72%) Security Cleared
5 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
6 7 (9.86%) A+ Certification
6 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (8.45%) MCSE
7 6 (8.45%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (7.04%) CCIE
9 4 (5.63%) CEH
9 4 (5.63%) CISSP
10 2 (2.82%) CCDP
10 2 (2.82%) CCIE Collaboration
10 2 (2.82%) Degree
11 1 (1.41%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (1.41%) CCDE
11 1 (1.41%) CSSLP
11 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.41%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) NIST
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) NIST 800
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (4.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.41%) Observium
Vendors
1 43 (60.56%) Cisco
2 13 (18.31%) CheckPoint
3 10 (14.08%) Juniper
3 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.08%) VMware
4 7 (9.86%) F5
4 7 (9.86%) Palo Alto
5 6 (8.45%) Citrix
5 6 (8.45%) Dell
6 5 (7.04%) McAfee
6 5 (7.04%) Symantec
7 4 (5.63%) NetApp
8 3 (4.23%) Meraki
9 2 (2.82%) Aruba
9 2 (2.82%) Brocade
9 2 (2.82%) HP
9 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.41%) BT
10 1 (1.41%) EMC
10 1 (1.41%) Fortinet