Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 13 35
Rank change year-on-year -11 +22 +21
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 26 46 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.49% 8.95% 5.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.96% 34.59% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 38 32
Southampton median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.23% +16.10%
10th Percentile £270 £363 £363
90th Percentile £463 £488 £400
Hampshire median daily rate £380 £400 £389
% change year-on-year -5.00% +2.89% +14.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Southampton median hourly rate - £25.50 £28.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -11.24% -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £25.50 £47.83
% change year-on-year - -46.69% +198.94%

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 Southampton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Southampton
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 93 133 213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 19.62% 25.88% 30.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 95 172
Southampton median daily rate £381 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.69% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £183 £235 £288
90th Percentile £525 £495 £430
Hampshire median daily rate £395 £400 £380
% change year-on-year -1.25% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 15
Southampton median hourly rate £44.12 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +252.92% -28.57% -32.69%
10th Percentile £39.70 £11.41 £11.53
90th Percentile £49.16 £25.50 £45.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +45.45% +22.22%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Southampton

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Southampton

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Southampton over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Southampton

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 16 (61.54%) CCNA
2 10 (38.46%) CISSP
3 9 (34.62%) CCNP
3 9 (34.62%) SAN
3 9 (34.62%) Cisco
3 9 (34.62%) Firewall
4 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
5 7 (26.92%) CISM
5 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
5 7 (26.92%) LAN
5 7 (26.92%) WAN
5 7 (26.92%) Information Security
5 7 (26.92%) PKI
5 7 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (26.92%) Data Protection
5 7 (26.92%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (26.92%) SIEM
5 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (26.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 7 (26.92%) SANS
6 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
6 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 6 (23.08%) Network Security
7 5 (19.23%) CCSA
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) MCSE
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
7 5 (19.23%) Project Management
8 4 (15.38%) Wireless

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
1 9 (34.62%) SAN
2 7 (26.92%) LAN
2 7 (26.92%) WAN
3 6 (23.08%) Network Security
4 4 (15.38%) Wireless
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (11.54%) MPLS
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (7.69%) VoIP
7 1 (3.85%) BGP
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (3.85%) DHCP
7 1 (3.85%) DNS
7 1 (3.85%) Multicast
7 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.85%) OSPF
7 1 (3.85%) SSL
7 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Consultant
1 12 (46.15%) Security Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) CISSP Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Firewall Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Network Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Support Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Services Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
1 7 (26.92%) PKI
2 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
1 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
1 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Data Protection
1 7 (26.92%) Information Security
1 7 (26.92%) SIEM
1 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
3 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (11.54%) Data Encryption
3 3 (11.54%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (3.85%) Email Filtering
5 1 (3.85%) Security Management
5 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) CCNA
2 10 (38.46%) CISSP
3 9 (34.62%) CCNP
4 7 (26.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 7 (26.92%) CISM
4 7 (26.92%) SANS
5 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 5 (19.23%) CCSA
6 5 (19.23%) MCSE
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (15.38%) CCDP
8 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
9 2 (7.69%) CCIE
9 2 (7.69%) MCSA
9 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (3.85%) CCSE
10 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (3.85%) JNCIS
10 1 (3.85%) VCAP
10 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.54%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (11.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) BitLocker
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco
2 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) BMC
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.85%) Remedy
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec
5 1 (3.85%) VMware