Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 42 29
Rank change year-on-year -50 -13 +46
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 83 155 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.24% 4.32% 5.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.25% 10.75% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 116 159
Hampshire median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £244 £263 £281
90th Percentile £578 £524 £505
South East median daily rate £414 £400 £352
% change year-on-year +3.44% +13.64% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 12
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.00 £16.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.67% -65.50% +145.28%
10th Percentile £39.72 £15.75 £18.03
90th Percentile £47.83 £17.25 £53.18
South East median hourly rate £43.96 £19.20 £32.69
% change year-on-year +128.95% -41.26% +45.28%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,327 1,442 1,739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 35.80% 40.19% 41.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 861 1,093
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £267 £270 £263
90th Percentile £539 £525 £519
South East median daily rate £425 £409 £400
% change year-on-year +3.91% +2.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 98 51
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -10.11% +176.74%
10th Percentile £20.35 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.75 £52.50 £57.50
South East median hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +80.00% -44.44% +60.00%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Hampshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Hampshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Hampshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Hampshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
Basingstoke -9 24 £350 +30.11% 4
Portsmouth 0 9 - - 2
Southampton -19 7 £334 -13.87% 2
Farnborough -12 4 £575 +91.67% 3
Gosport - 3 £345 -
Fleet -3 2 - -
Hook -5 2 - -
Fareham -5 2 £354 +2.91% 1
Winchester -15 1 £375 -11.76% 1
Cisco Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 70 (84.34%) Cisco
2 57 (68.67%) Security Cleared
3 51 (61.45%) Cisco ASA
3 51 (61.45%) CCNP
3 51 (61.45%) Firewall
4 43 (51.81%) SC Cleared
5 40 (48.19%) BGP
6 38 (45.78%) OSPF
7 36 (43.37%) Juniper
8 35 (42.17%) VMware
9 31 (37.35%) Data Centre
10 30 (36.14%) LAN
11 27 (32.53%) VLAN
12 24 (28.92%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (28.92%) CCNA
12 24 (28.92%) WAN
12 24 (28.92%) VPN
13 23 (27.71%) CCDP
14 22 (26.51%) DNS
15 21 (25.30%) Windows
15 21 (25.30%) CCIE
15 21 (25.30%) DV Cleared
16 20 (24.10%) Active Directory
16 20 (24.10%) JNCIS
17 17 (20.48%) Windows Server
18 16 (19.28%) VMware NSX
18 16 (19.28%) Brocade
19 15 (18.07%) Network Management
20 14 (16.87%) MPLS
21 13 (15.66%) DHCP

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (2.41%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.61%) IaaS
2 2 (2.41%) PaaS
2 2 (2.41%) SaaS
3 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (61.45%) Cisco ASA
1 51 (61.45%) Firewall
2 40 (48.19%) BGP
3 38 (45.78%) OSPF
4 30 (36.14%) LAN
5 27 (32.53%) VLAN
6 24 (28.92%) VPN
6 24 (28.92%) WAN
7 22 (26.51%) DNS
8 14 (16.87%) MPLS
9 13 (15.66%) Cisco ISE
9 13 (15.66%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (15.66%) DHCP
10 12 (14.46%) Wireless
11 10 (12.05%) DAB
12 9 (10.84%) Network Security
12 9 (10.84%) RIP
13 8 (9.64%) HSRP
13 8 (9.64%) IPsec
13 8 (9.64%) L2TP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (3.61%) Finance
1 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (48.19%) Network Engineer
2 27 (32.53%) Architect
3 19 (22.89%) Network Architect
4 9 (10.84%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Network Support
7 6 (7.23%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Security Architect
7 6 (7.23%) Security Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (6.02%) Design Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Network Design Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Switch Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 31 (37.35%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.02%) PKI
3 3 (3.61%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.20%) CMDB
5 1 (1.20%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.30%) Windows
2 17 (20.48%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.61%) Unix
3 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.41%) Windows 2000
4 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.41%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.07%) Network Management
2 12 (14.46%) Migration
3 10 (12.05%) Customer Requirements
3 10 (12.05%) Network Design
4 7 (8.43%) Project Management
5 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.23%) Configuration Management
5 6 (7.23%) DevOps
5 6 (7.23%) Network Virtualisation
6 5 (6.02%) ITIL
6 5 (6.02%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (4.82%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.82%) Change Management
7 4 (4.82%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.82%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (4.82%) Security Hardening
7 4 (4.82%) Web Filtering
8 3 (3.61%) Network Architecture
8 3 (3.61%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 57 (68.67%) Security Cleared
2 51 (61.45%) CCNP
3 43 (51.81%) SC Cleared
4 24 (28.92%) CCNA
5 23 (27.71%) CCDP
6 21 (25.30%) CCIE
6 21 (25.30%) DV Cleared
7 20 (24.10%) JNCIS
8 12 (14.46%) Degree
9 3 (3.61%) MCSE
9 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.41%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) CISM
10 2 (2.41%) CISSP
10 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.20%) CCDE
11 1 (1.20%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.20%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.20%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.20%) FIPS 140-2
3 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (28.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (24.10%) Active Directory
3 16 (19.28%) VMware NSX
4 6 (7.23%) vSphere
5 3 (3.61%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Ansible
1 2 (2.41%) FortiGate
1 2 (2.41%) SCOM
2 1 (1.20%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 70 (84.34%) Cisco
2 36 (43.37%) Juniper
3 35 (42.17%) VMware
4 16 (19.28%) Brocade
5 12 (14.46%) Palo Alto
6 8 (9.64%) F5
7 6 (7.23%) Infoblox
7 6 (7.23%) NetApp
7 6 (7.23%) SolarWinds
7 6 (7.23%) Sophos
8 5 (6.02%) HP
8 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
9 4 (4.82%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.61%) McAfee
10 3 (3.61%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.41%) Huawei
11 2 (2.41%) Sybase
12 1 (1.20%) Citrix
12 1 (1.20%) Intel
12 1 (1.20%) SAP