Period
to 26 May 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 26 May 2019 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 60 43
Rank change year-on-year +6 -17 +53
Contract jobs citing Cisco 19 37 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.42% 3.61% 6.36%
As % of the Vendors category 6.93% 8.28% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 45
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £365 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.39% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £119 £273 £270
90th Percentile £544 £638 £488
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £295 £355 £350
% change year-on-year -16.90% +1.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £19.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.41% -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £19.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year - +35.65% -1.54%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

All Vendors
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 274 447 486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.95% 43.61% 46.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 326 320
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.76% +17.51%
10th Percentile £174 £230 £256
90th Percentile £575 £524 £539
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £350 £360
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 43
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £14.25 £13.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.62% -54.39% +1.79%
10th Percentile £9.75 £10.08 £10.25
90th Percentile £20.11 £35.00 £42.80
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.87 £13.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% -53.57% +2.75%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco
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 in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 26 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (52.63%) CCNA
3 9 (47.37%) CCNP
3 9 (47.37%) Firewall
3 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
4 8 (42.11%) F5
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) Juniper
6 6 (31.58%) WAN
6 6 (31.58%) Network Design
7 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (26.32%) Migration
7 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
7 5 (26.32%) ATM
7 5 (26.32%) LAN
7 5 (26.32%) VSAT
7 5 (26.32%) Gemalto
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (26.32%) TOGAF Certification
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco Firepower
7 5 (26.32%) Private Cloud
7 5 (26.32%) iPaaS
7 5 (26.32%) Palo Alto
8 4 (21.05%) Meraki
8 4 (21.05%) Bitbucket
8 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef

Cisco
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (26.32%) iPaaS
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (10.53%) Office 365
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.26%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (31.58%) WAN
4 5 (26.32%) ATM
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco Firepower
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (26.32%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) VSAT
5 4 (21.05%) IP Telephony
5 4 (21.05%) Wireless
6 3 (15.79%) Network Security
6 3 (15.79%) Skype
6 3 (15.79%) VLAN
6 3 (15.79%) VPN
7 2 (10.53%) DHCP
7 2 (10.53%) DNS
7 2 (10.53%) MPLS
7 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
8 1 (5.26%) OpenScape
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Bitbucket
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Network Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 5 (26.32%) Private Cloud
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) CentOS
2 3 (15.79%) Debian
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Network Design
2 5 (26.32%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.26%) Data Entry
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (52.63%) CCNA
3 9 (47.37%) CCNP
4 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
4 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
5 5 (26.32%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (5.26%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) KVM
1 3 (15.79%) Xen
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.26%) Docker
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.79%) Ansible
2 3 (15.79%) Nagios
2 3 (15.79%) Puppet
3 2 (10.53%) Check_MK
3 2 (10.53%) ZABBIX
4 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
4 1 (5.26%) Packer
4 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) F5
2 6 (31.58%) Juniper
3 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
3 5 (26.32%) Gemalto
3 5 (26.32%) Palo Alto
4 4 (21.05%) Meraki
5 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) Polycom
7 1 (5.26%) Aruba
7 1 (5.26%) Dell
7 1 (5.26%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.26%) New Relic
7 1 (5.26%) Splunk
7 1 (5.26%) VMware