Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 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 > Kent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 46 49
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 17 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.31% 1.00% 2.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.29% 4.95% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 8
Kent median daily rate £344 £185 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +85.81% -48.97% -6.45%
10th Percentile £133 £168 £309
90th Percentile £528 £209 £407
South East median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.08% - -
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 Kent with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Kent
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 73 101 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 14.20% 20.20% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 70 44
Kent median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £129 £163 £216
90th Percentile £526 £575 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 8
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.70% -2.94% -51.50%
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 Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Kent

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Kent

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Kent over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Kent

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Kent

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 19 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
Canterbury - 1 £250 -
Maidstone - 1 £224 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £165 -
Cisco Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Kent region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 16 (94.12%) CCNA
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco
3 8 (47.06%) LAN
4 7 (41.18%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) NHS
5 5 (29.41%) Wireless
5 5 (29.41%) CCDA
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
6 4 (23.53%) SMS
6 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
6 4 (23.53%) CCNP
6 4 (23.53%) IT Strategy
7 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
7 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) IIS
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
7 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
7 3 (17.65%) HP
7 3 (17.65%) WAN
7 3 (17.65%) DHCP
7 3 (17.65%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) SLA
7 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
7 3 (17.65%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 7

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (17.65%) IIS
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) LAN
2 5 (29.41%) Wireless
3 4 (23.53%) SMS
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (17.65%) WAN
5 2 (11.76%) Firewall
6 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security
6 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.88%) VoIP
6 1 (5.88%) WAAS
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) LAN Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Network Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Field Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Support
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Field Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Field Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) NHS
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) IT Strategy
2 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
3 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) CCNA
2 5 (29.41%) CCDA
3 4 (23.53%) CCNP
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
2 3 (17.65%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Capita
4 1 (5.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (5.88%) Aruba
4 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) FireEye
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.88%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.88%) TippingPoint