Period
to 22 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 57 53
Rank change year-on-year -24 -4 +26
Contract jobs citing Cisco 16 34 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.61% 3.63% 4.88%
As % of the Vendors category 4.60% 8.17% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 67
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £228 £330 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.06% -1.49% +45.65%
10th Percentile £100 £175 £273
90th Percentile £540 £438 £413
North East median daily rate £300 £335 £340
% change year-on-year -10.45% -1.47% +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £22.50
North East median hourly rate - - £22.50

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Tyne and Wear.

All Vendors
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 348 416 1,057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 34.97% 44.44% 52.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 288 734
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £218 £250 £253
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
North East median daily rate £413 £373 £350
% change year-on-year +10.74% +6.43% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 65
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.00 £12.47 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.29% -52.96% +13.13%
10th Percentile £10.50 £8.80 £10.46
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.83 £40.00
North East median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year +6.00% -52.83% +32.50%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Tyne and Wear

Cisco
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 in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Tyne and Wear

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Tyne and Wear

Cisco
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 in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Tyne and Wear

Cisco
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 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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 -19 11 £375 +11.94% 10
Sunderland +3 4 £215 -34.85%
Gateshead - 1 £360 - 5
Cisco
North East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (50.00%) F5
3 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
3 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) CCNP
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) Migration
4 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
4 6 (37.50%) CCNA
4 6 (37.50%) Juniper
4 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (31.25%) Gemalto
5 5 (31.25%) Private Cloud
5 5 (31.25%) iPaaS
5 5 (31.25%) VSAT
5 5 (31.25%) Network Design
5 5 (31.25%) ATM
5 5 (31.25%) LAN
5 5 (31.25%) TOGAF Certification
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco Firepower
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
7 3 (18.75%) Perl

Cisco
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 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (31.25%) iPaaS
3 3 (18.75%) Office 365
4 2 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (6.25%) IaaS
5 1 (6.25%) PaaS
5 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco ISE
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (31.25%) ATM
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Firepower
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) VSAT
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (12.50%) Network Security
7 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
7 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (6.25%) FTP
7 1 (6.25%) NAS
7 1 (6.25%) OSPF
7 1 (6.25%) SAN
7 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Support
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 5 (31.25%) Private Cloud
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) AIX
3 1 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (6.25%) HPUX
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) MVS
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) VME
3 1 (6.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
1 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 5 (31.25%) Network Design
3 3 (18.75%) High Availability
3 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
5 1 (6.25%) SIEM
5 1 (6.25%) Statistics
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) CCNP
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) CCNA
3 5 (31.25%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CISA
4 1 (6.25%) CISM
4 1 (6.25%) CISSP
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) JSP 440
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
2 1 (6.25%) HP SIM
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) SnapMirror
2 1 (6.25%) SnapVault
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.25%) TrustSec
2 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) F5
2 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 6 (37.50%) Juniper
3 5 (31.25%) Gemalto
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
5 2 (12.50%) EMC
5 2 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Avaya
6 1 (6.25%) BMC
6 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) McAfee
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
6 1 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL