Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 November 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 55 54
Rank change year-on-year +12 -1 +6
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 17 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.58% 2.81% 2.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.49% 5.64% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 24 22
Gloucestershire median daily rate £372 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.08% -25.00% +52.38%
10th Percentile £219 £180 £214
90th Percentile £494 £388 £475
South West median daily rate £325 £325 £393
% change year-on-year - -17.20% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - £15.75
South West median hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +95.40%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 227 461 521
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.50% 49.84% 52.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 245 275
Gloucestershire median daily rate £430 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.24% - +1.85%
10th Percentile £176 £235 £234
90th Percentile £663 £563 £539
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 35 29
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.73% - -32.10%
10th Percentile £16.75 £14.65 £11.17
90th Percentile £56.75 £44.40 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year +38.18% -32.10% +15.71%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Gloucestershire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Gloucestershire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Gloucestershire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Gloucestershire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Gloucester +2 5 £475 +35.71%
Cheltenham +8 1 £195 -35.00%
Cisco Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 10 (58.82%) LAN
1 10 (58.82%) WAN
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) ITIL
3 8 (47.06%) CCNP
3 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 8 (47.06%) Wireless
3 8 (47.06%) Network Security
3 8 (47.06%) Network Design
3 8 (47.06%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (41.18%) Remedy
5 6 (35.29%) CISSP
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) Information Security
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (35.29%) Security Architecture
5 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (35.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 6 (35.29%) Proactive Monitoring
6 5 (29.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
6 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (29.41%) CEH
6 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
6 5 (29.41%) Validation
6 5 (29.41%) CISM

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (29.41%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
1 10 (58.82%) LAN
1 10 (58.82%) WAN
2 8 (47.06%) Network Security
2 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 8 (47.06%) Wireless
3 4 (23.53%) VPN
4 3 (17.65%) Broadband
4 3 (17.65%) ISDN
4 3 (17.65%) Junos
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) DMVPN
5 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
5 1 (5.88%) HSRP
5 1 (5.88%) IPsec
5 1 (5.88%) SSL
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP
5 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Network Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Security Architect
3 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Information Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Azure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Network Support
5 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Network Design
2 8 (47.06%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (35.29%) Information Security
3 6 (35.29%) Proactive Monitoring
3 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) Security Architecture
4 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
4 5 (29.41%) Validation
5 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
5 4 (23.53%) Security Operations
6 1 (5.88%) Analytical Thinking
6 1 (5.88%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) CCNP
4 6 (35.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 6 (35.29%) CISSP
5 5 (29.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (29.41%) CEH
5 5 (29.41%) CISM
6 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) CCNA
7 3 (17.65%) JNCIA
7 3 (17.65%) JNCIE
7 3 (17.65%) JNCIP
7 3 (17.65%) JNCIS
8 1 (5.88%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Remedy
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Juniper
5 2 (11.76%) F5
5 2 (11.76%) Polycom
6 1 (5.88%) Avaya
6 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.88%) Sophos