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 26 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 70 55
Rank change year-on-year +20 -15  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 8 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.60% 1.23% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.72% 6.29% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Median daily rate £395 £364 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.59% -3.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £346
% change year-on-year +10.71% +1.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -8.78% +75.00%  

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 119 143 123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 23.75% 19.54% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 92 73
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 6
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.62% +43.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in West Sussex over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in West Sussex

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 26 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
Crawley +5 6 £395 +0.89% 1
Gatwick -1 2 - -
Cisco Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) CCNP
2 15 (88.24%) Firewall
3 14 (82.35%) VPN
4 11 (64.71%) MPLS
4 11 (64.71%) Network Design
5 10 (58.82%) CCNA
5 10 (58.82%) WAN
5 10 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (52.94%) VoIP
6 9 (52.94%) Load Balancing
7 8 (47.06%) VLAN
7 8 (47.06%) LAN
7 8 (47.06%) CCIE
7 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
7 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
8 7 (41.18%) Virgin Media
8 7 (41.18%) Rackspace
8 7 (41.18%) NetScaler
8 7 (41.18%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (41.18%) Riverbed
8 7 (41.18%) F5
8 7 (41.18%) CCDP
8 7 (41.18%) Banking
8 7 (41.18%) BBC
9 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (17.65%) Wireless
11 2 (11.76%) Validation
11 2 (11.76%) Migration
11 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) VPN
3 11 (64.71%) MPLS
4 10 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (58.82%) WAN
5 9 (52.94%) VoIP
6 8 (47.06%) LAN
6 8 (47.06%) VLAN
7 7 (41.18%) NetScaler
8 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (17.65%) Wireless
10 2 (11.76%) DHCP
10 2 (11.76%) OSPF
10 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
11 1 (5.88%) BGP
11 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
11 1 (5.88%) IPv4
11 1 (5.88%) IPv6
11 1 (5.88%) ISDN
11 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Network Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 7 (41.18%) BBC
2 7 (41.18%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Network Design
2 9 (52.94%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Network Management
3 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Statistics
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Database Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Design
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) CCNP
2 10 (58.82%) CCNA
3 8 (47.06%) CCIE
4 7 (41.18%) CCDP
5 1 (5.88%) CCSA
5 1 (5.88%) HP ASE
5 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
3 7 (41.18%) F5
3 7 (41.18%) Rackspace
3 7 (41.18%) Riverbed
3 7 (41.18%) Virgin Media
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) VMware