Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 38 75
Rank change year-on-year -5 +37 -13
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 11 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.21% 3.23% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.59% 17.24% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Somerset median daily rate £325 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
South West median daily rate £325 £325 £393
% change year-on-year - -17.20% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Somerset median hourly rate - £25.00 -
South West median hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +95.40%

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 Somerset with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Somerset
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 128 87 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 25.75% 18.75% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 44 119
Somerset median daily rate £368 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.41% -1.33%
10th Percentile £160 £224 £300
90th Percentile £526 £496 £450
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 30
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 £36.50 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.14% -14.62% +22.14%
10th Percentile £10.75 £17.00 £37.43
90th Percentile £53.75 £43.00 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year +38.18% -32.10% +15.71%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Somerset

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Somerset

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Somerset over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Somerset

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Somerset

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 23 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
Bath -6 4 - -
Taunton +7 3 £325 -
Somerton - 1 £550 -
Street - 1 £325 -
Cisco Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 9 (81.82%) CCNP
1 9 (81.82%) CCNA
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Broadband
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) Intelligent Network
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) OpenUP
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) Meraki
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) SFIA
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) CCIE
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Service Design

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
1 4 (36.36%) Wireless
2 2 (18.18%) Broadband
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (18.18%) Intelligent Network
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) BGP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) OSPF
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Support
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall Support
3 1 (9.09%) Installation Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) CESG
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) OpenUP
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Design
2 1 (9.09%) SFIA
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CCNA
1 9 (81.82%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
2 1 (9.09%) F5
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Meraki
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
2 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
2 1 (9.09%) Sophos