The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 35 46
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 8 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.39% 3.39% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.59% 19.23% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 3
Median daily rate £425 £308 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.21% +2.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £35.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -7.85% +79.48%  

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 South Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 69 78 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 20.60% 17.65% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 59 36
Median daily rate £450 £385 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.88% +28.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £45.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +116.66% -16.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.15%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in South Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in South Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in South Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Sheffield +5 7 £430 +7.83%
Doncaster -8 1 £410 +49.09%
Cisco Certification
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) CCNP
2 8 (61.54%) CCNA
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
5 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (30.77%) FortiGate
6 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (23.08%) Network Security
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
8 2 (15.38%) F5
8 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
8 2 (15.38%) Migration
8 2 (15.38%) CCIE
8 2 (15.38%) DHCP
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
9 1 (7.69%) IIS
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
2 6 (46.15%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) Network Security
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
6 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
6 1 (7.69%) NX-OS
6 1 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) SNMP
6 1 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (7.69%) VLAN
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
2 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CCNA
1 8 (61.54%) CCNP
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) CCIE
5 1 (7.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (7.69%) CCSP
5 1 (7.69%) CISA
5 1 (7.69%) CISSP
5 1 (7.69%) IISP
5 1 (7.69%) ISSAP
5 1 (7.69%) ISSEP
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.69%) SSCP
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 4 (30.77%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (15.38%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) Brocade
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.69%) Infoblox
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Sourcefire
5 1 (7.69%) Splunk
5 1 (7.69%) VMware