Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 46 64
Rank change year-on-year -25 +18 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 95 156 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.70% 4.06% 3.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.64% 10.77% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 116 94
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +1.27% +17.04%
10th Percentile £220 £282 £263
90th Percentile £520 £491 £554
South East median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 10
Hampshire median hourly rate - £25.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.69% +198.94%
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +0.75% -43.33% +164.71%

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 1244 1448 1832
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 35.29% 37.64% 41.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 959 1092
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.23% +3.72%
10th Percentile £212 £275 £269
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 81 71
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% +55.56%
10th Percentile £19.34 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.15 £52.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -24.44% +17.24% +70.59%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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
Southampton -10 25 £363 -9.38% 4
Hook +13 14 £388 +7.19%
Portsmouth -23 9 £475 +31.03%
Basingstoke -23 5 £365 - 1
Farnborough +6 4 £400 +33.11%
Fareham +4 4 £363 -26.40%
Winchester -2 4 £425 -2.86%
Havant +1 3 - -
Fleet +2 2 £330 -8.84%
Eastleigh - 2 £250 -
Cisco Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 59 (62.11%) Cisco
1 59 (62.11%) CCNP
2 50 (52.63%) CCNA
3 40 (42.11%) Firewall
4 37 (38.95%) Security Cleared
5 35 (36.84%) LAN
6 31 (32.63%) SC Cleared
7 27 (28.42%) CheckPoint
8 24 (25.26%) WAN
9 23 (24.21%) OSPF
10 22 (23.16%) BGP
11 21 (22.11%) CCIE
12 18 (18.95%) CCSA
12 18 (18.95%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (17.89%) ITIL
14 16 (16.84%) Juniper
14 16 (16.84%) Wireless
14 16 (16.84%) Network Security
14 16 (16.84%) Network Design
15 15 (15.79%) F5
15 15 (15.79%) Data Centre
15 15 (15.79%) Telecoms
16 14 (14.74%) CCDP
17 13 (13.68%) Service Delivery
18 12 (12.63%) CISSP
18 12 (12.63%) Palo Alto
19 11 (11.58%) JNCIA
19 11 (11.58%) VLAN
19 11 (11.58%) VMware
20 10 (10.53%) MPLS

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 4 (4.21%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.21%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.37%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (7.37%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.11%) Office 365
3 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 40 (42.11%) Firewall
2 35 (36.84%) LAN
3 24 (25.26%) WAN
4 23 (24.21%) OSPF
5 22 (23.16%) BGP
6 18 (18.95%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (16.84%) Network Security
7 16 (16.84%) Wireless
8 11 (11.58%) VLAN
9 10 (10.53%) MPLS
10 9 (9.47%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (9.47%) SAN
11 8 (8.42%) BIG-IP
12 7 (7.37%) SNMP
13 6 (6.32%) IPsec
13 6 (6.32%) ISDN
14 5 (5.26%) ATM
14 5 (5.26%) CDMA
14 5 (5.26%) GPRS
14 5 (5.26%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.16%) Retail
3 2 (2.11%) Banking
3 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (46.32%) Network Engineer
2 17 (17.89%) Consultant
3 13 (13.68%) Security Consultant
4 9 (9.47%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 7 (7.37%) Architect
5 7 (7.37%) CISSP Consultant
5 7 (7.37%) Security Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Network Architect
6 6 (6.32%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Core Network Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) Design Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Network Consultant
8 4 (4.21%) Network Design Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.21%) Security Manager
8 4 (4.21%) Security Project Manager
9 3 (3.16%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.16%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) CGI
2 1 (1.05%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.05%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.53%) PKI
3 8 (8.42%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.37%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.11%) NHS
5 2 (2.11%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.05%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.47%) Windows
2 7 (7.37%) Unix
3 5 (5.26%) Windows 2000
3 5 (5.26%) Windows NT
4 4 (4.21%) Linux
5 3 (3.16%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.11%) CentOS
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.89%) ITIL
2 16 (16.84%) Network Design
3 13 (13.68%) Service Delivery
4 9 (9.47%) Information Security
4 9 (9.47%) Project Management
5 8 (8.42%) ITSM
5 8 (8.42%) Migration
5 8 (8.42%) Service Management
6 7 (7.37%) Data Protection
6 7 (7.37%) Network Management
6 7 (7.37%) SIEM
6 7 (7.37%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (4.21%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.21%) Change Management
7 4 (4.21%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (4.21%) Waterfall
8 3 (3.16%) Capacity Management
8 3 (3.16%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (3.16%) Integration Testing
8 3 (3.16%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.05%) Perl
1 1 (1.05%) Python
1 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 59 (62.11%) CCNP
2 50 (52.63%) CCNA
3 37 (38.95%) Security Cleared
4 31 (32.63%) SC Cleared
5 21 (22.11%) CCIE
6 18 (18.95%) CCSA
7 14 (14.74%) CCDP
8 12 (12.63%) CISSP
9 11 (11.58%) JNCIA
10 10 (10.53%) CCSE
10 10 (10.53%) Degree
11 9 (9.47%) CCIP
11 9 (9.47%) JNCIE
12 8 (8.42%) DV Cleared
12 8 (8.42%) HP ASE
13 7 (7.37%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 7 (7.37%) CCSP
13 7 (7.37%) CISM
13 7 (7.37%) HP MASE
13 7 (7.37%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.16%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (3.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (1.05%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.53%) VMware NSX
2 8 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.16%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.11%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.05%) Ansible
3 1 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 59 (62.11%) Cisco
2 27 (28.42%) CheckPoint
3 16 (16.84%) Juniper
4 15 (15.79%) F5
5 12 (12.63%) Palo Alto
6 11 (11.58%) VMware
7 9 (9.47%) Fortinet
7 9 (9.47%) HP
7 9 (9.47%) Riverbed
8 8 (8.42%) Aruba
8 8 (8.42%) Microsoft
9 7 (7.37%) Foundry
10 5 (5.26%) Huawei
10 5 (5.26%) Sybase
11 4 (4.21%) Citrix
12 3 (3.16%) Remedy
13 2 (2.11%) NetApp
13 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
14 1 (1.05%) Blue Coat
14 1 (1.05%) Google