The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 51 63 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 19 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.56% 0.77% -
As % of the Qualifications category 13.10% 2.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Median daily rate £360 £251 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.28% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.99 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +36.90% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Academic & Professional Certification
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 145 227 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.15% 34.76% 34.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 154 77
Median daily rate £360 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -3.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.99 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.43% +5.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.29 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £18.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 28 (87.50%) Cisco
2 26 (81.25%) CCNP
3 25 (78.13%) Security Cleared
4 24 (75.00%) Wireless
4 24 (75.00%) WAN
4 24 (75.00%) HP
5 23 (71.88%) LAN
5 23 (71.88%) SC Cleared
5 23 (71.88%) Riverbed
5 23 (71.88%) F5
6 22 (68.75%) JNCIA
6 22 (68.75%) Firewall
6 22 (68.75%) ITIL
6 22 (68.75%) CCIE
7 21 (65.63%) CheckPoint
7 21 (65.63%) CCSA
8 20 (62.50%) ITSM
8 20 (62.50%) Fortinet
8 20 (62.50%) Juniper
8 20 (62.50%) FortiGate
9 19 (59.38%) CCDP
9 19 (59.38%) CCIP
9 19 (59.38%) JNCIE
9 19 (59.38%) Service Management
9 19 (59.38%) CCSE
10 17 (53.13%) Network Design
11 16 (50.00%) BIG-IP
11 16 (50.00%) Aruba
12 13 (40.63%) HP ASE
12 13 (40.63%) HP MASE

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 24 (75.00%) WAN
1 24 (75.00%) Wireless
2 23 (71.88%) LAN
3 22 (68.75%) Firewall
4 16 (50.00%) BIG-IP
5 2 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (3.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) DTS
General
1 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Network Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Architect
3 2 (6.25%) Backup Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Network Architect
3 2 (6.25%) Network Support
3 2 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Consultant
4 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Network Specialist
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
1 1 (3.13%) REST
1 1 (3.13%) SOAP
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) AS400
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Tandem
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Unix
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) ITIL
2 20 (62.50%) ITSM
3 19 (59.38%) Service Management
4 17 (53.13%) Network Design
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Network Management
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.13%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) SAP Security
Qualifications
1 26 (81.25%) CCNP
2 25 (78.13%) Security Cleared
3 23 (71.88%) SC Cleared
4 22 (68.75%) CCIE
4 22 (68.75%) JNCIA
5 21 (65.63%) CCSA
6 19 (59.38%) CCDP
6 19 (59.38%) CCIP
6 19 (59.38%) CCSE
6 19 (59.38%) JNCIE
7 13 (40.63%) HP ASE
7 13 (40.63%) HP MASE
8 11 (34.38%) Degree
9 9 (28.13%) CCNA
10 2 (6.25%) MCSE
10 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (3.13%) CCA
11 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (3.13%) MCDBA
11 1 (3.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 20 (62.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Cisco
2 24 (75.00%) HP
3 23 (71.88%) F5
3 23 (71.88%) Riverbed
4 21 (65.63%) CheckPoint
5 20 (62.50%) Fortinet
5 20 (62.50%) Juniper
6 16 (50.00%) Aruba
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle
7 1 (3.13%) SAP