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 3 months to 29 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.

Cisco Certification
England / North East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 65 49
Rank change year-on-year +4 -16  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 22 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.05% 1.26% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.43% 4.01% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 2
Median daily rate £385 £325 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.46% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £249 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £365 £279
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £352 £320
% change year-on-year -0.56% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £16.99 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +33.56% -8.88%  

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 the North East.

Academic & Professional Certification
North East
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 177 274 164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 24.55% 31.49% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 185 85
Median daily rate £376 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.76% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 11
Median hourly rate £24.50 £16.99 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.20% +5.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.73 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £18.20 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +5 22 £385 +53.23% 6
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 North East region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 35 (89.74%) Cisco
2 32 (82.05%) CCNP
3 29 (74.36%) LAN
3 29 (74.36%) WAN
3 29 (74.36%) Wireless
4 28 (71.79%) HP
4 28 (71.79%) Security Cleared
5 27 (69.23%) Riverbed
5 27 (69.23%) F5
6 26 (66.67%) ITIL
6 26 (66.67%) CCIE
6 26 (66.67%) Firewall
6 26 (66.67%) JNCIA
7 25 (64.10%) CCSA
7 25 (64.10%) CheckPoint
8 24 (61.54%) Juniper
8 24 (61.54%) ITSM
8 24 (61.54%) FortiGate
8 24 (61.54%) Fortinet
9 23 (58.97%) Service Management
9 23 (58.97%) JNCIE
9 23 (58.97%) CCDP
9 23 (58.97%) CCSE
9 23 (58.97%) CCIP
10 22 (56.41%) SC Cleared
11 20 (51.28%) Network Design
11 20 (51.28%) BIG-IP
12 17 (43.59%) HP ASE
12 17 (43.59%) HP MASE
13 16 (41.03%) Aruba

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:

Communications & Networking
1 29 (74.36%) LAN
1 29 (74.36%) WAN
1 29 (74.36%) Wireless
2 26 (66.67%) Firewall
3 20 (51.28%) BIG-IP
4 2 (5.13%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.56%) MPLS
5 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) DTS
General
1 13 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (74.36%) Network Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Architect
2 4 (10.26%) Network Architect
2 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Network Support
3 3 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Juniper Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Middleware
1 1 (2.56%) REST
1 1 (2.56%) SOAP
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) AS400
3 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Tandem
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
1 2 (5.13%) Unix
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) ITIL
2 24 (61.54%) ITSM
3 23 (58.97%) Service Management
4 20 (51.28%) Network Design
5 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (10.26%) Project Management
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.56%) Change Management
7 1 (2.56%) High Availability
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.56%) Migration
7 1 (2.56%) Network Management
7 1 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.56%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.56%) SAP Security
7 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.56%) Storage Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 32 (82.05%) CCNP
2 28 (71.79%) Security Cleared
3 26 (66.67%) CCIE
3 26 (66.67%) JNCIA
4 25 (64.10%) CCSA
5 23 (58.97%) CCDP
5 23 (58.97%) CCIP
5 23 (58.97%) CCSE
5 23 (58.97%) JNCIE
6 22 (56.41%) SC Cleared
7 17 (43.59%) HP ASE
7 17 (43.59%) HP MASE
8 14 (35.90%) Degree
9 13 (33.33%) CCNA
10 4 (10.26%) DV Cleared
11 2 (5.13%) MCSE
11 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (2.56%) CCA
12 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (2.56%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (61.54%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 35 (89.74%) Cisco
2 28 (71.79%) HP
3 27 (69.23%) F5
3 27 (69.23%) Riverbed
4 25 (64.10%) CheckPoint
5 24 (61.54%) Fortinet
5 24 (61.54%) Juniper
6 16 (41.03%) Aruba
7 2 (5.13%) TippingPoint
8 1 (2.56%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (2.56%) Avaya
8 1 (2.56%) Nortel
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle
8 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.56%) SAP
8 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.56%) Virgin Media
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