Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 43 30
Rank change year-on-year -41 -13 +48
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 78 153 245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.20% 4.16% 5.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.23% 10.52% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 114 157
Hampshire median daily rate £360 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +3.23% +13.97%
10th Percentile £232 £263 £213
90th Percentile £520 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 8
Hampshire median hourly rate - £25.50 £45.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -43.54% +182.28%
South East median hourly rate £23.17 £21.50 £42.75
% change year-on-year +7.78% -49.71% +114.72%

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 1,253 1,454 1,812
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 35.35% 39.52% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 960 1,096
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +5.44%
10th Percentile £231 £282 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 102 69
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +165.63%
10th Percentile £16.92 £12.50 £12.90
90th Percentile £50.00 £54.88 £52.50
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +0.75% -27.14% +100.00%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -14 17 £363 +34.76% 8
Southampton -7 15 £300 -25.00% 8
Hook -2 6 £220 -47.93%
Fleet +5 5 £330 -8.84% 3
Farnborough +1 4 £575 - 6
Winchester -3 3 £525 +64.06% 2
Fareham -3 3 £363 +3.57%
Portsmouth -11 2 - - 4
Cisco Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 54 (69.23%) Cisco
2 51 (65.38%) CCNP
3 35 (44.87%) Firewall
4 32 (41.03%) CCNA
5 31 (39.74%) Security Cleared
6 26 (33.33%) BGP
7 25 (32.05%) OSPF
7 25 (32.05%) Cisco ASA
8 24 (30.77%) SC Cleared
9 23 (29.49%) Juniper
10 19 (24.36%) Data Centre
11 17 (21.79%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (21.79%) LAN
11 17 (21.79%) VPN
12 15 (19.23%) CCDP
12 15 (19.23%) VMware
12 15 (19.23%) Network Design
12 15 (19.23%) VLAN
13 14 (17.95%) Network Security
13 14 (17.95%) ITIL
14 13 (16.67%) Project Management
14 13 (16.67%) Migration
14 13 (16.67%) JNCIS
15 12 (15.38%) Network Management
15 12 (15.38%) F5
15 12 (15.38%) CheckPoint
15 12 (15.38%) CCIE
16 11 (14.10%) WAN
16 11 (14.10%) Wireless
17 10 (12.82%) DNS

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 (2.56%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.85%) Office 365
4 2 (2.56%) IaaS
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.56%) PaaS
4 2 (2.56%) SaaS
5 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 35 (44.87%) Firewall
2 26 (33.33%) BGP
3 25 (32.05%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (32.05%) OSPF
4 17 (21.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (21.79%) LAN
4 17 (21.79%) VPN
5 15 (19.23%) VLAN
6 14 (17.95%) Network Security
7 11 (14.10%) WAN
7 11 (14.10%) Wireless
8 10 (12.82%) DHCP
8 10 (12.82%) DNS
9 8 (10.26%) MPLS
10 7 (8.97%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (8.97%) Junos
10 7 (8.97%) SAN
11 6 (7.69%) DAB
12 5 (6.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 4 (5.13%) VoLTE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.13%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (44.87%) Network Engineer
2 15 (19.23%) Architect
3 14 (17.95%) Network Architect
4 9 (11.54%) Consultant
4 9 (11.54%) Security Consultant
4 9 (11.54%) Security Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Design Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Network Design Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) CISSP Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Core Network Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Network Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) Network Security Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) Network Team Leader
8 4 (5.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) CGI
2 1 (1.28%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.28%) Core Data
2 1 (1.28%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.97%) PKI
4 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.56%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.28%) CMDB
6 1 (1.28%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Windows
2 5 (6.41%) Unix
3 4 (5.13%) Windows 2000
3 4 (5.13%) Windows NT
4 3 (3.85%) Linux
4 3 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.56%) CentOS
5 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.23%) Network Design
2 14 (17.95%) ITIL
3 13 (16.67%) Migration
3 13 (16.67%) Project Management
4 12 (15.38%) Network Management
5 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.97%) Information Security
7 6 (7.69%) Capacity Management
7 6 (7.69%) Change Management
7 6 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.41%) Data Protection
8 5 (6.41%) DevOps
8 5 (6.41%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (6.41%) SIEM
8 5 (6.41%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (5.13%) Data Centre Operations
9 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.85%) Email Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.28%) Perl
1 1 (1.28%) Python
1 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (65.38%) CCNP
2 32 (41.03%) CCNA
3 31 (39.74%) Security Cleared
4 24 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 15 (19.23%) CCDP
6 13 (16.67%) JNCIS
7 12 (15.38%) CCIE
8 10 (12.82%) DV Cleared
9 9 (11.54%) CCSA
10 8 (10.26%) CISSP
11 7 (8.97%) CISM
12 5 (6.41%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 5 (6.41%) SANS
13 4 (5.13%) MCSE
13 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (3.85%) CCIE Service Provider
14 3 (3.85%) CCSP
14 3 (3.85%) Degree
14 3 (3.85%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.56%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) VMware NSX
2 9 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.28%) Ansible
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.28%) SCOM
2 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 54 (69.23%) Cisco
2 23 (29.49%) Juniper
3 15 (19.23%) VMware
4 12 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 12 (15.38%) F5
5 10 (12.82%) Brocade
6 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 6 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 5 (6.41%) Palo Alto
8 4 (5.13%) HP
8 4 (5.13%) Huawei
8 4 (5.13%) Sybase
9 3 (3.85%) Fujitsu
10 2 (2.56%) Foundry
10 2 (2.56%) Remedy
11 1 (1.28%) Aruba
11 1 (1.28%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.28%) Google
11 1 (1.28%) NetApp
11 1 (1.28%) Sophos