Period
to 27 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 27 January 2020 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
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 93 72
Rank change year-on-year +43 -21 -14
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 11 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.06% 0.96% 2.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.65% 3.36% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 6
Essex median daily rate £388 £413 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.06% +77.42% -15.45%
10th Percentile £184 £337 £159
90th Percentile £510 £419 £300
East of England median daily rate £350 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Essex median hourly rate £19.75 - -
East of England median hourly rate £27.75 £66.81 £15.73
% change year-on-year -58.46% +324.73% -54.41%

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 Essex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Essex
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 114 268 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 21.31% 28.60% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 140 69
Essex median daily rate £463 £475 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +13.77% +19.29%
10th Percentile £269 £325 £191
90th Percentile £567 £613 £625
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 4
Essex median hourly rate £18.16 £17.50 £39.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.74% -55.13% +13.06%
10th Percentile £12.48 £12.55 £29.99
90th Percentile £21.11 £37.50 £39.93
East of England median hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +48.57% - -50.00%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Essex

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Essex

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Essex over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Essex

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Essex

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 27 January 2020. 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
Harlow - 5 £500 -
Chelmsford - 4 £188 - 1
Cisco Certification
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) CCNP
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) CCNA
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) WAN
5 5 (45.45%) Wireless
6 4 (36.36%) Migration
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) MCSE
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (27.27%) NHS
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) VoIP
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Service Management
7 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
7 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (18.18%) Public Sector
8 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
8 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 5 (45.45%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) IPsec
5 2 (18.18%) OSPF
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (9.09%) DHCP
6 1 (9.09%) HTTP
6 1 (9.09%) MPLS
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) NX-OS
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
1 3 (27.27%) NHS
2 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (18.18%) PKI
2 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) CAD
3 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
3 2 (18.18%) SIEM
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Threat Detection
4 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CCNP
2 7 (63.64%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (36.36%) MCSE
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) CCDP
6 1 (9.09%) CEH
6 1 (9.09%) CHFI
6 1 (9.09%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (9.09%) EnCase
1 1 (9.09%) Nexpose
1 1 (9.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Forcepoint
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Becrypt
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Splunk