Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 137 98
Rank change year-on-year +55 -39 -14
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 9 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.99% 0.81% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.67% 1.66% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 3
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £513 £350 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% +19.05% +27.83%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £267
90th Percentile £750 £400 £329
North East median daily rate £513 £350 £310
% change year-on-year +46.43% +13.09% +33.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £28.00 £14.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +91.78% -
North East median hourly rate - £28.00 £14.60
% change year-on-year - +91.78% -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 337 1145 465
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 36.95% 48.81% 30.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 819 278
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £330 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -7.04% -5.33%
10th Percentile £272 £220 £234
90th Percentile £533 £488 £535
North East median daily rate £361 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +9.33% -12.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 77 44
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £36.00 £28.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +9.80% +39.73%
10th Percentile £10.65 £15.00 £14.27
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.00 £41.73
North East median hourly rate £36.00 £28.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +28.57% +30.23% -21.82%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Tyne and Wear

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Tyne and Wear

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Tyne and Wear

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Tyne and Wear

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +49 7 £513 +46.43% 1
Sunderland - 2 - -
Cisco Certification
North East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Network Design
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) CCDP
5 3 (33.33%) Juniper
5 3 (33.33%) CCIE
5 3 (33.33%) Aruba
5 3 (33.33%) TippingPoint
5 3 (33.33%) F5
5 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) Contract Management
6 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (22.22%) SFIA
6 2 (22.22%) High Availability
6 2 (22.22%) FortiGate
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (22.22%) Chartered Engineer

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
3 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) VRRP
4 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Design Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Support
2 2 (22.22%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Build Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Contract Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) SFIA
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) QMS
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) CCDP
3 3 (33.33%) CCIE
4 2 (22.22%) CCSA
4 2 (22.22%) CCSE
4 2 (22.22%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) CISM
4 2 (22.22%) CISSP
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) JNCIS
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) CCIE Security
5 1 (11.11%) CCIP
5 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
5 1 (11.11%) JNCIE
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) FortiGate
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Aruba
3 3 (33.33%) F5
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) TippingPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
5 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 1 (11.11%) VMware