Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 68 62
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6 -19
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 10 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.37% 1.68% 2.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.26% 12.37% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 12
Oxford median daily rate £350 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -23.53% +30.77%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £308
90th Percentile £444 £450 £530
Oxfordshire median daily rate £390 £313 £416
% change year-on-year +24.80% -24.92% +28.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Oxford median hourly rate £18.00 £14.88 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.01% - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.88 £22.00
% change year-on-year +21.01% -32.39% +29.41%

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 Oxford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxford
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 108 97 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 14.75% 13.60% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 78 110
Oxford median daily rate £450 £350 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -5.08% -4.84%
10th Percentile £243 £163 £133
90th Percentile £525 £532 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £439 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +9.69% +10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Oxford median hourly rate £17.89 £20.65 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.37% -62.46% +223.53%
10th Percentile £17.39 £15.74 £39.45
90th Percentile £34.13 £26.15 £76.25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.89 £22.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year -20.51% -39.19% +117.65%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Oxford

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Oxford

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Oxford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Oxford

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 7 (70.00%) CCNP
2 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (50.00%) OSPF
3 5 (50.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) MPLS
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (40.00%) VLAN
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
5 3 (30.00%) CCIE
5 3 (30.00%) Network Design
6 2 (20.00%) Juniper
6 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (10.00%) Office 365
7 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (10.00%) Meraki
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (10.00%) CCIE Security
7 1 (10.00%) Legal
7 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Avaya
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) VPN

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) BGP
2 5 (50.00%) OSPF
3 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) MPLS
3 4 (40.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCNP
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) CCIE
4 1 (10.00%) CCIE Security
4 1 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) Meraki
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds