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 3 months to 27 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 97 56
Rank change year-on-year +60 -41  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 10 23 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.61% 1.61% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.54% 2.62% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 2
Median daily rate £438 £350 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +24.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £210 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £363 £292
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £27.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.03% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 £35.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -8.78% +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 Tyne and Wear.

Academic & Professional Certification
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 153 878 182
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 39.95% 61.27% 29.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 585 101
Median daily rate £358 £308 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.26% -6.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £435 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 70 12
Median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +1.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £19.70 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £36.00 £38.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +60 8 £475 +35.71%
Sunderland +5 2 £275 - 1
Cisco Certification
North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 27 (96.43%) CCNP
2 26 (92.86%) WAN
2 26 (92.86%) Cisco
3 25 (89.29%) Firewall
4 24 (85.71%) Wireless
4 24 (85.71%) LAN
4 24 (85.71%) CheckPoint
4 24 (85.71%) Riverbed
4 24 (85.71%) F5
5 23 (82.14%) FortiGate
5 23 (82.14%) Juniper
5 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
6 22 (78.57%) Fortinet
6 22 (78.57%) JNCIA
6 22 (78.57%) CCDP
6 22 (78.57%) CCIE
7 21 (75.00%) ITIL
7 21 (75.00%) HP
7 21 (75.00%) CCIP
7 21 (75.00%) Service Management
7 21 (75.00%) ITSM
7 21 (75.00%) CCSA
7 21 (75.00%) JNCIE
7 21 (75.00%) CCSE
8 18 (64.29%) SC Cleared
9 17 (60.71%) BIG-IP
10 16 (57.14%) Network Design
11 14 (50.00%) HP ASE
11 14 (50.00%) HP MASE
12 12 (42.86%) Aruba

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:

Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) WAN
2 25 (89.29%) Firewall
3 24 (85.71%) LAN
3 24 (85.71%) Wireless
4 17 (60.71%) BIG-IP
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (3.57%) BGP
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (3.57%) DHCP
8 1 (3.57%) DNS
8 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
8 1 (3.57%) Network Security
8 1 (3.57%) NX-OS
8 1 (3.57%) OSPF
8 1 (3.57%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (3.57%) VLAN
8 1 (3.57%) VPN
General
1 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Architect
2 3 (10.71%) Network Architect
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Design Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Network Support
4 1 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) ITIL
1 21 (75.00%) ITSM
1 21 (75.00%) Service Management
2 16 (57.14%) Network Design
3 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) High Availability
4 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) Change Management
5 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Storage Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 27 (96.43%) CCNP
2 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
3 22 (78.57%) CCDP
3 22 (78.57%) CCIE
3 22 (78.57%) JNCIA
4 21 (75.00%) CCIP
4 21 (75.00%) CCSA
4 21 (75.00%) CCSE
4 21 (75.00%) JNCIE
5 18 (64.29%) SC Cleared
6 14 (50.00%) HP ASE
6 14 (50.00%) HP MASE
7 10 (35.71%) Degree
8 9 (32.14%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (14.29%) CCNA
9 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
10 1 (3.57%) CCIE Security
10 1 (3.57%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (82.14%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Cisco
2 24 (85.71%) CheckPoint
2 24 (85.71%) F5
2 24 (85.71%) Riverbed
3 23 (82.14%) Juniper
4 22 (78.57%) Fortinet
5 21 (75.00%) HP
6 12 (42.86%) Aruba
7 4 (14.29%) TippingPoint
8 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.57%) VMware
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
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