Period
to 24 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Cisco Network Engineer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Network Engineer
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 66 58
Rank change year-on-year +25 -8 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.87% 0.15% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.16% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Merseyside median daily rate £425 - £400
North West median daily rate £368 £319 £363
% change year-on-year +15.29% -12.07% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Merseyside
Contract vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 441 623 636
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.45% 95.41% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 400 382
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.96% +13.33%
10th Percentile £208 £248 £225
90th Percentile £550 £579 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 26
Merseyside median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% +2.00% -8.96%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £9.67
90th Percentile £17.80 £16.18 £16.13
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -10.26% -2.50% +11.11%

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings that featured Cisco Network Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Merseyside

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in Merseyside.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Merseyside

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Merseyside

Cisco Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 24 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
Liverpool +14 3 £425 -
Birkenhead - 1 - -
Cisco Network Engineer
North West

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, Cisco Network Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Merseyside region featuring Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Network Management
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (75.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Task Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Web Filtering
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) VDSL2
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Draytek
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) Broadband
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) VDSL2
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) High Availability
1 3 (75.00%) Network Management
1 3 (75.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (75.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Security Management
1 3 (75.00%) Task Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (50.00%) Web Filtering
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) BT
2 1 (25.00%) Draytek
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Wyse