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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 58 60 45
Rank change year-on-year +2 -15  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 19 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.34% 0.87% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.58% 2.60% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Median daily rate £360 £251 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.28% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -1.07% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.80 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +36.90% -  

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 151 231 135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 26.54% 33.38% 31.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 156 77
Median daily rate £360 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -1.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.99 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.43% +5.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £18.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

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 22 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 22 March 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 +1 19 £360 +43.28% 1
Cisco Certification
North East

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 29 (85.29%) Cisco
2 28 (82.35%) CCNP
3 26 (76.47%) Security Cleared
4 24 (70.59%) HP
4 24 (70.59%) WAN
4 24 (70.59%) SC Cleared
4 24 (70.59%) Wireless
5 23 (67.65%) Firewall
5 23 (67.65%) Riverbed
5 23 (67.65%) LAN
5 23 (67.65%) F5
6 22 (64.71%) CCIE
6 22 (64.71%) ITIL
6 22 (64.71%) JNCIA
7 21 (61.76%) CCSA
7 21 (61.76%) CheckPoint
8 20 (58.82%) Juniper
8 20 (58.82%) ITSM
8 20 (58.82%) Fortinet
8 20 (58.82%) FortiGate
9 19 (55.88%) JNCIE
9 19 (55.88%) CCSE
9 19 (55.88%) Service Management
9 19 (55.88%) CCDP
9 19 (55.88%) CCIP
10 18 (52.94%) Network Design
11 16 (47.06%) BIG-IP
11 16 (47.06%) Aruba
12 13 (38.24%) HP ASE
12 13 (38.24%) HP MASE

Cisco Certification
Top Related 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 24 (70.59%) WAN
1 24 (70.59%) Wireless
2 23 (67.65%) Firewall
2 23 (67.65%) LAN
3 16 (47.06%) BIG-IP
4 3 (8.82%) SAN
5 1 (2.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) DTS
General
1 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Network Support
3 3 (8.82%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Backup Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Network Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Storage and Backup Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Network Specialist
5 1 (2.94%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
1 1 (2.94%) REST
1 1 (2.94%) SOAP
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) AS400
3 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Tandem
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Unix
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) ITIL
2 20 (58.82%) ITSM
3 19 (55.88%) Service Management
4 18 (52.94%) Network Design
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) High Availability
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (2.94%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Network Management
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.94%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.94%) SAP Security
6 1 (2.94%) Storage Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 28 (82.35%) CCNP
2 26 (76.47%) Security Cleared
3 24 (70.59%) SC Cleared
4 22 (64.71%) CCIE
4 22 (64.71%) JNCIA
5 21 (61.76%) CCSA
6 19 (55.88%) CCDP
6 19 (55.88%) CCIP
6 19 (55.88%) CCSE
6 19 (55.88%) JNCIE
7 13 (38.24%) HP ASE
7 13 (38.24%) HP MASE
8 11 (32.35%) Degree
9 10 (29.41%) CCNA
10 2 (5.88%) MCSE
10 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (2.94%) CCA
11 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (2.94%) MCDBA
11 1 (2.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (58.82%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Cisco
2 24 (70.59%) HP
3 23 (67.65%) F5
3 23 (67.65%) Riverbed
4 21 (61.76%) CheckPoint
5 20 (58.82%) Fortinet
5 20 (58.82%) Juniper
6 16 (47.06%) Aruba
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) SAP