Period
to 16 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Cisco Network Support Engineer was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Network Support Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 862 813 830
Rank change year-on-year -49 +17 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Support Engineer 10 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.011% 0.030% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.031% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 22
England median daily rate £338 £270 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -28.00% +33.93%
10th Percentile £153 £200 £300
90th Percentile £435 £411 £550
UK median daily rate £338 £270 £375
% change year-on-year +25.00% -28.00% +33.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 90,002 89,794 93,514
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 94.90% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 60,135 59,792 61,540
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £448 £425
% change year-on-year +0.56% +5.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,774 2,664 3,027
England median hourly rate £18.28 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.23% +3.89% +1.21%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.93 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.68 £46.75
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% -

Cisco Network Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Cisco Network Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Support Engineer in England

Cisco Network Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco Network Support Engineer in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Network Support Engineer in England

Cisco Network Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Support Engineer in England over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Network Support Engineer in England

Cisco Network Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Network Support Engineer in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Network Support Engineer in England

Cisco Network Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Network Support Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. 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
North of England -18 5 £155 -36.41%
Yorkshire -10 4 £155 -36.41%
London -11 2 £430 +59.26% 3
Midlands -13 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
North West - 1 £400 -
South East - 1 - -
Cisco Network Support Engineer
UK

Cisco Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, Cisco Network Support Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring Cisco Network Support Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) IBM Notes
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) Lotus
4 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) JNCIS
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) CCNP
5 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) CCSE
5 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (20.00%) Meraki
6 1 (10.00%) Aruba
6 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements

Cisco Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (30.00%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) DSL
4 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) OSPF
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) VPLS
4 1 (10.00%) WLAN
4 1 (10.00%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (10.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCSE
3 2 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (20.00%) JNCIS
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) CCSA
4 1 (10.00%) CCSP
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (30.00%) Juniper
2 3 (30.00%) Lotus
3 2 (20.00%) Meraki
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Aruba
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (10.00%) Zscaler