Period
to 18 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Cisco Network Support Engineer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 831 817 805
Rank change year-on-year -14 -12 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Support Engineer 15 13 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.015% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.016% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 42
England median daily rate £325 £369 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.80% +28.17% -11.54%
10th Percentile £234 £222 £210
90th Percentile £400 £445 £398
UK median daily rate £325 £362 £288
% change year-on-year -10.22% +25.91% -11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK median hourly rate - - £21.00

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 86,860 83,617 94,320
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 94.74% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,250 54,901 61,259
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £255
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,577 2,931 3,500
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% - +12.12%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.55 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +15.15%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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
London -37 8 £295 -16.01%
East of England -16 2 £195 -51.25%
South West - 2 £325 -
North of England +29 1 £338 +35.00% 1
Midlands +5 1 £400 -
Yorkshire -3 1 £338 +35.00% 1
South East -19 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £400 -
Cisco Network Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) Wireless
2 10 (66.67%) CCNA
3 8 (53.33%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) CCNP
4 6 (40.00%) VPN
4 6 (40.00%) Juniper
5 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 5 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (33.33%) WAN
6 4 (26.67%) Citrix
7 3 (20.00%) MPLS
7 3 (20.00%) OSPF
7 3 (20.00%) BGP
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) Broadband
7 3 (20.00%) DNS
7 3 (20.00%) Wireless Security
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (20.00%) Break/Fix
8 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
8 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) Network Management
8 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (13.33%) Network Security
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012

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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Wireless
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) VPN
4 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 5 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) BGP
5 3 (20.00%) Broadband
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) MPLS
5 3 (20.00%) OSPF
5 3 (20.00%) Wireless Security
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (13.33%) DHCP
6 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (13.33%) ISDN
6 2 (13.33%) Network Security
6 2 (13.33%) SNMP
6 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Break/Fix
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Network Design
2 2 (13.33%) Network Management
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CCNA
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Juniper
3 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) Lancope
6 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) VMware