Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 28 July 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 36 44
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8 +10
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 7 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.62% 3.05% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 14.85% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 5
Suffolk median daily rate £490 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.33% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £485 £248 £225
90th Percentile £495 £394 £275
East of England median daily rate £375 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +25.00% -14.29% +4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Suffolk median hourly rate £32.50 - £25.00
East of England median hourly rate £27.50 £32.10 £16.50
% change year-on-year -14.33% +94.55% -5.71%

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 Suffolk.

Academic & Professional Certification
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 42 101 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 15.73% 20.53% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 73 55
Suffolk median daily rate £280 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.74% -13.89% +20.00%
10th Percentile £99 £229 £289
90th Percentile £495 £575 £533
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Suffolk median hourly rate £37.88 £32.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.54% +116.67% +36.36%
10th Percentile £17.60 £23.25 £11.45
90th Percentile £44.88 £41.75 £22.50
East of England median hourly rate £21.63 £28.56 £21.50
% change year-on-year -24.27% +32.84% -24.52%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Suffolk

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Suffolk

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Suffolk

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 6 months to 28 July 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
Ipswich +3 7 £490 +63.33%
Cisco Certification
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 5 (71.43%) CCIE
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Identity Management
2 4 (57.14%) SIEM
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 4 (57.14%) Secure Coding
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
3 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (28.57%) CCENT
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Clustering
3 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (28.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) IOS XR
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Designer
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Designer
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Integration Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Relationship Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Relationships Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
3 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Identity Management
1 4 (57.14%) Secure Coding
1 4 (57.14%) SIEM
1 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (28.57%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCIE
2 2 (28.57%) CCENT
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) CCIP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco