Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 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
England > North East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 142 103
Rank change year-on-year +53 -39 -6
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 11 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.90% 0.95% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.75% 2.12% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 4
North East median daily rate £369 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.36% +13.09% +33.84%
10th Percentile £284 £245 £270
90th Percentile £750 £400 £394
England median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
North East median hourly rate - £28.00 £14.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +91.78% -
England median hourly rate £26.99 £28.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -3.62% +17.89% +18.75%

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 the North East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 400 1228 545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.68% 45.03% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 869 316
North East median daily rate £364 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.23% -12.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £263 £218 £228
90th Percentile £520 £495 £535
England median daily rate £426 £424 £400
% change year-on-year +0.66% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 82 64
North East median hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £22.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +26.27% -19.36%
10th Percentile £10.05 £14.21 £12.08
90th Percentile £50.25 £36.00 £41.73
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in the North East

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in the North East

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in the North East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in the North East

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in the North East

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Tyne and Wear +56 9 £513 +46.43% 3
Durham +3 2 £291 +5.91%
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North East region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) CCNP
3 8 (72.73%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) CCNA
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
6 4 (36.36%) Wireless
6 4 (36.36%) Network Design
6 4 (36.36%) Network Security
7 3 (27.27%) TippingPoint
7 3 (27.27%) Aruba
7 3 (27.27%) F5
7 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (27.27%) Juniper
7 3 (27.27%) CCIE
7 3 (27.27%) VPN
7 3 (27.27%) CCDP
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 2 (18.18%) WAN
8 2 (18.18%) LAN
8 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 2 (18.18%) Project Management
8 2 (18.18%) CISM
8 2 (18.18%) SAN
8 2 (18.18%) CISSP
8 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
8 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) Data Management

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
5 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (9.09%) MPLS
6 1 (9.09%) OSPF
6 1 (9.09%) SMS
6 1 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
6 1 (9.09%) VLAN
6 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Network Design
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Contract Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) SFIA
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CCNP
2 6 (54.55%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) CCDP
3 3 (27.27%) CCIE
4 2 (18.18%) CCSA
4 2 (18.18%) CCSE
4 2 (18.18%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) CISM
4 2 (18.18%) CISSP
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) JNCIS
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) CCIE Security
5 1 (9.09%) CCIP
5 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
5 1 (9.09%) JNCIE
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Aruba
3 3 (27.27%) F5
3 3 (27.27%) Juniper
3 3 (27.27%) TippingPoint
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Riverbed
5 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
5 1 (9.09%) VMware