Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 44 46
Rank change year-on-year -61 +2 +38
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 70 137 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.93% 3.88% 4.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.95% 10.99% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 94 126
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £261 £264 £281
90th Percentile £471 £500 £494
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 9
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.96 - £47.83
10th Percentile £17.50 - £20.60
90th Percentile £47.07 - £53.75
South East median hourly rate £28.88 £25.69 £35.50
% change year-on-year +12.40% -27.63% -8.93%

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 1,177 1,247 1,552
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 32.43% 35.32% 39.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 723 964
Hampshire median daily rate £422 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £294 £250 £269
90th Percentile £571 £513 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 62 66
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +95.40%
10th Percentile £21.48 £19.53 £12.50
90th Percentile £62.08 £48.68 £56.88
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £22.00 £24.28
% change year-on-year +81.82% -9.39% +0.66%

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 23 September 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 September 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 +13 19 £394 -2.05% 8
Portsmouth -18 11 £325 -18.75% 1
Fleet - 7 - - 2
Gosport - 5 £345 -
Fareham +5 4 £386 - 2
Southampton -50 4 £268 -30.97% 1
Farnborough -17 2 £431 +23.21% 2
Eastleigh +4 1 - -
Hook -10 1 £313 -21.88%
Cisco Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 64 (91.43%) Cisco
2 45 (64.29%) Security Cleared
3 44 (62.86%) CCNP
4 41 (58.57%) Firewall
5 35 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 33 (47.14%) Cisco ASA
6 33 (47.14%) LAN
7 28 (40.00%) Juniper
8 25 (35.71%) OSPF
9 24 (34.29%) WAN
10 22 (31.43%) BGP
10 22 (31.43%) CCNA
10 22 (31.43%) VPN
11 21 (30.00%) Data Centre
12 17 (24.29%) Network Security
13 16 (22.86%) DV Cleared
13 16 (22.86%) DNS
14 14 (20.00%) Wireless
14 14 (20.00%) VLAN
15 13 (18.57%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (18.57%) CCIE
16 12 (17.14%) VMware
16 12 (17.14%) JNCIS
17 11 (15.71%) F5
17 11 (15.71%) MPLS
17 11 (15.71%) ITIL
18 10 (14.29%) CheckPoint
18 10 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
18 10 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
19 9 (12.86%) Network Monitoring

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 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.43%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (58.57%) Firewall
2 33 (47.14%) Cisco ASA
2 33 (47.14%) LAN
3 25 (35.71%) OSPF
4 24 (34.29%) WAN
5 22 (31.43%) BGP
5 22 (31.43%) VPN
6 17 (24.29%) Network Security
7 16 (22.86%) DNS
8 14 (20.00%) VLAN
8 14 (20.00%) Wireless
9 13 (18.57%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (15.71%) MPLS
11 10 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
11 10 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (10.00%) BIG-IP
13 6 (8.57%) DHCP
14 5 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (7.14%) RIP
15 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (54.29%) Network Engineer
2 12 (17.14%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Network Support
4 8 (11.43%) Architect
5 7 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Network Architect
6 6 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Network Security Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Security Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) IP Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.43%) .NET
2 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.43%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.43%) PKI
3 5 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.86%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) CESG
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.00%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.29%) Linux
3 3 (4.29%) Unix
4 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.43%) CentOS
5 1 (1.43%) Check Point GAiA
5 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.71%) ITIL
2 9 (12.86%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (8.57%) Change Control
4 6 (8.57%) Network Design
4 6 (8.57%) Security Hardening
4 6 (8.57%) Web Filtering
5 5 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (7.14%) Network Architecture
6 4 (5.71%) Network Management
7 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.29%) Project Management
7 3 (4.29%) Security Architecture
7 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery Management
8 2 (2.86%) RUP
8 2 (2.86%) Server Management
8 2 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.43%) Python
1 1 (1.43%) VB
1 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 44 (62.86%) CCNP
3 35 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 22 (31.43%) CCNA
5 16 (22.86%) DV Cleared
6 13 (18.57%) CCIE
7 12 (17.14%) JNCIS
8 8 (11.43%) CCDP
9 5 (7.14%) CCDE
10 4 (5.71%) Degree
10 4 (5.71%) JNCIA
10 4 (5.71%) JNCIP
11 3 (4.29%) JNCIE
11 3 (4.29%) MCSE
11 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (2.86%) CCENT
12 2 (2.86%) CCSA
13 1 (1.43%) BC Cleared
13 1 (1.43%) DBS Check
13 1 (1.43%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.43%) QA
1 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.14%) VMware NSX
4 3 (4.29%) Snort
5 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.86%) ProxySG
5 2 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.43%) Ansible
2 1 (1.43%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.43%) OpenView
2 1 (1.43%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) SCOM
2 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 64 (91.43%) Cisco
2 28 (40.00%) Juniper
3 12 (17.14%) VMware
4 11 (15.71%) F5
5 10 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 9 (12.86%) Palo Alto
6 9 (12.86%) SolarWinds
7 6 (8.57%) McAfee
8 5 (7.14%) Riverbed
9 4 (5.71%) HP
9 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.29%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.86%) Brocade
11 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 1 (1.43%) Arista
12 1 (1.43%) BT
12 1 (1.43%) Citrix
12 1 (1.43%) Oracle
12 1 (1.43%) Sophos