The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 31 35 42
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 12 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.14% 1.09% 1.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.05% 6.25% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 7
Median daily rate £300 £228 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.86% -46.47%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Northamptonshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 63 64 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 16.49% 17.49% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 47 32
Median daily rate £300 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £205 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Median hourly rate £11.17 £23.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.43% +21.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Northamptonshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Northamptonshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Northamptonshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Northampton +3 5 £313 +52.43% 1
Kettering - 4 £300 -
Daventry - 1 £195 -
Cisco Certification
East Midlands

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 14 (58.33%) CCNA
2 14 (58.33%) Firewall
3 11 (45.83%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (41.67%) ITIL
5 9 (37.50%) CCNP
5 9 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (33.33%) VMware
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (33.33%) MCSE
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (29.17%) CheckPoint
7 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
8 6 (25.00%) Juniper
8 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 6 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.83%) Unix
9 5 (20.83%) Linux
9 5 (20.83%) NetApp
9 5 (20.83%) CAD
9 5 (20.83%) Project Management
9 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (20.83%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (20.83%) Degree
9 5 (20.83%) Data Centre

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Firewall
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (16.67%) IP Telephony
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (12.50%) LAN
6 3 (12.50%) NX-OS
6 3 (12.50%) SAN
6 3 (12.50%) Wireless
6 3 (12.50%) Wireshark
7 1 (4.17%) BGP
7 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
7 1 (4.17%) ICMP
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security
7 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Leader
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Voice Network Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Network Support
6 2 (8.33%) Network Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
1 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (20.83%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
1 5 (20.83%) Unix
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) CAD
3 5 (20.83%) Data Loss Prevention
3 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 5 (20.83%) SDLC
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) ITSM
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design
5 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) CCNA
2 9 (37.50%) CCNP
3 8 (33.33%) MCSE
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 4 (16.67%) JNCIA
7 2 (8.33%) CCSE
7 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (4.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) Terminal Server
2 2 (8.33%) XenApp
2 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.17%) OVSD
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) CheckPoint
4 6 (25.00%) Juniper
5 5 (20.83%) NetApp
6 4 (16.67%) F5
6 4 (16.67%) Meraki
7 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
8 2 (8.33%) Aruba
8 2 (8.33%) Citrix
8 2 (8.33%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (8.33%) Samsung
9 1 (4.17%) Draytek
9 1 (4.17%) HP
9 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto