The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
South East / West Sussex
Rank 50 60 52
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 9 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.77% 0.34% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.12% 2.30% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Median daily rate £335 £442 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.12% +45.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £435 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £448 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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 West Sussex.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 147 87 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 28.88% 14.95% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 53 79
Median daily rate £413 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +185.71% -37.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £15.82 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £17.50 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in West Sussex

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in West Sussex

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Crawley +16 5 £388 -12.23% 1
Horsham - 3 £335 -
Gatwick - 1 £300 -
Cisco Certification
South East

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) CCNP
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) Network Design
3 7 (43.75%) MPLS
4 6 (37.50%) CCNA
4 6 (37.50%) VPN
4 6 (37.50%) LAN
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (31.25%) Palo Alto
5 5 (31.25%) CCIE
5 5 (31.25%) Juniper
5 5 (31.25%) OSPF
5 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
5 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
6 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (25.00%) Wireless
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) WAN
6 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (25.00%) F5
7 3 (18.75%) VoIP
7 3 (18.75%) SSL
7 3 (18.75%) TACACS
7 3 (18.75%) BGP
7 3 (18.75%) CCDP
7 3 (18.75%) IPsec
7 3 (18.75%) VLAN
8 2 (12.50%) Operations Management

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) MPLS
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (37.50%) LAN
3 6 (37.50%) VPN
4 5 (31.25%) OSPF
5 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (25.00%) Wireless
6 3 (18.75%) BGP
6 3 (18.75%) IPsec
6 3 (18.75%) SSL
6 3 (18.75%) TACACS
6 3 (18.75%) VLAN
6 3 (18.75%) VoIP
7 2 (12.50%) 3G
7 2 (12.50%) DDNS
7 2 (12.50%) DSL
7 2 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) BBC
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Network Design
2 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Adaptive Security
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) Information Management
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Operations Management
4 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) CCNP
2 6 (37.50%) CCNA
3 5 (31.25%) CCIE
4 3 (18.75%) CCDP
5 2 (12.50%) CCSE
5 2 (12.50%) CCSP
5 2 (12.50%) HP ASE
5 2 (12.50%) JNCIP
5 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) CCSA
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
2 5 (31.25%) Juniper
2 5 (31.25%) Palo Alto
3 4 (25.00%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) Aruba
4 2 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
4 2 (12.50%) Rackspace
4 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
4 2 (12.50%) Samsung
4 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 2 (12.50%) Virgin Media
5 1 (6.25%) Forcepoint
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) VMware