Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 82 152
Rank change year-on-year +10 +70 -53
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 13 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.48% 1.12% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.83% 2.71% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 15
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £185 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.19% -3.57% +24.11%
10th Percentile £173 £290 £226
90th Percentile £481 £547 £400
North East median daily rate £266 £330 £350
% change year-on-year -19.32% -5.71% +19.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £17.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -39.29% +16.67%
North East median hourly rate - £17.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year - -39.29% +49.33%

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 269 369 1,382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 30.57% 41.23% 53.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 290 986
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £390 £356 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.47% +10.98% -8.29%
10th Percentile £244 £263 £220
90th Percentile £553 £518 £488
North East median daily rate £390 £350 £323
% change year-on-year +11.43% +8.53% -14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 22 82
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.49 £33.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.41% +18.75% +9.80%
10th Percentile £13.30 £11.33 £15.10
90th Percentile £20.90 £47.80 £36.45
North East median hourly rate £14.61 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -55.06% +16.07% +53.42%

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 2018. 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 +1 10 £185 -49.83% 9
Sunderland +1 3 - - 2
Cisco Certification
North East

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 8 (61.54%) CCNA
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Service Management
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) CCNP
4 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
4 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
5 4 (30.77%) F5
5 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (30.77%) SLA
5 4 (30.77%) OSPF
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
6 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (23.08%) BIG-IP
6 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
6 3 (23.08%) Fortinet
6 3 (23.08%) Operations Management
6 3 (23.08%) Office 365
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (23.08%) FortiGate
6 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
6 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS

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 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) PaaS
2 2 (15.38%) SaaS
3 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) OSPF
3 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (23.08%) BIG-IP
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
4 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (15.38%) BGP
5 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) FTP
6 1 (7.69%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) MPLS
6 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.69%) VLAN
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Service Desk Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Service Manager
2 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) HPUX
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) MVS
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) VME
2 1 (7.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Service Management
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 3 (23.08%) Operations Management
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.69%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Contract Management
5 1 (7.69%) Decision-Making
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Product Management
5 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CCNA
2 6 (46.15%) CCNP
3 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) CCDP
5 1 (7.69%) CCIE
5 1 (7.69%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) CISM
5 1 (7.69%) CISSP
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) MCP
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (23.08%) FortiGate
1 3 (23.08%) TrustSec
2 1 (7.69%) HP SIM
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
2 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) F5
3 3 (23.08%) Fortinet
3 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
3 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.69%) Aruba
5 1 (7.69%) BMC
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) Meraki
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) ProCurve