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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 98 65
Rank change year-on-year +51 -33  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 12 30 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.15% 1.86% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.94% 3.34% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 2
Median daily rate £369 £264 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.67% -6.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £360 £292
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £345
% change year-on-year +10.71% +1.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £22.85 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.60% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -8.78% +66.66%  

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 202 898 230
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 36.14% 55.78% 27.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 600 120
Median daily rate £350 £308 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.82% -9.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 65 22
Median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +55.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £19.70 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.42 £36.00 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +65 9 £438 +25.00% 4
Durham -6 1 - - 1
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 28 (87.50%) WAN
1 28 (87.50%) CCNP
2 27 (84.38%) Cisco
3 26 (81.25%) LAN
4 25 (78.13%) Firewall
4 25 (78.13%) Wireless
4 25 (78.13%) Security Cleared
4 25 (78.13%) Riverbed
4 25 (78.13%) F5
5 24 (75.00%) CheckPoint
6 23 (71.88%) CCIE
6 23 (71.88%) Juniper
6 23 (71.88%) JNCIA
6 23 (71.88%) FortiGate
7 22 (68.75%) Fortinet
7 22 (68.75%) CCSA
7 22 (68.75%) CCDP
7 22 (68.75%) HP
8 21 (65.63%) ITIL
8 21 (65.63%) CCIP
8 21 (65.63%) ITSM
8 21 (65.63%) Service Management
8 21 (65.63%) CCSE
8 21 (65.63%) JNCIE
9 19 (59.38%) SC Cleared
10 18 (56.25%) BIG-IP
11 17 (53.13%) Network Design
12 14 (43.75%) HP ASE
12 14 (43.75%) HP MASE
13 13 (40.63%) 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 28 (87.50%) WAN
2 26 (81.25%) LAN
3 25 (78.13%) Firewall
3 25 (78.13%) Wireless
4 18 (56.25%) BIG-IP
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.13%) BGP
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.13%) DNS
7 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
7 1 (3.13%) NX-OS
7 1 (3.13%) OSPF
7 1 (3.13%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.13%) VoIP
7 1 (3.13%) VPN
7 1 (3.13%) VRRP
General
1 11 (34.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Network Engineer
2 3 (9.38%) Architect
2 3 (9.38%) Network Architect
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Design Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Field Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Network Support
4 1 (3.13%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) ITIL
1 21 (65.63%) ITSM
1 21 (65.63%) Service Management
2 17 (53.13%) Network Design
3 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.13%) High Availability
5 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Network Management
5 1 (3.13%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 28 (87.50%) CCNP
2 25 (78.13%) Security Cleared
3 23 (71.88%) CCIE
3 23 (71.88%) JNCIA
4 22 (68.75%) CCDP
4 22 (68.75%) CCSA
5 21 (65.63%) CCIP
5 21 (65.63%) CCSE
5 21 (65.63%) JNCIE
6 19 (59.38%) SC Cleared
7 14 (43.75%) HP ASE
7 14 (43.75%) HP MASE
8 10 (31.25%) Degree
9 9 (28.13%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (25.00%) CCNA
11 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
12 1 (3.13%) CCIE Security
12 1 (3.13%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (71.88%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 25 (78.13%) F5
2 25 (78.13%) Riverbed
3 24 (75.00%) CheckPoint
4 23 (71.88%) Juniper
5 22 (68.75%) Fortinet
5 22 (68.75%) HP
6 13 (40.63%) Aruba
7 4 (12.50%) TippingPoint
8 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.13%) VMware
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