The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 33 46
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 22 34 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.33% 5.23% 1.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.53% 13.18% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 7
Median daily rate £394 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.62% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £414 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £345
% change year-on-year +10.71% +1.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.18% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -8.78% +66.66%  

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 Wiltshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 258 258 188
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 39.09% 39.69% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 177 123
Median daily rate £440 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 2
Median hourly rate £42.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.72% +57.14%  
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 Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Wiltshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Wiltshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Wiltshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Corsham - 5 - -
Swindon -13 4 £325 -4.41% 2
Chippenham - 4 £555 -
Cisco Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 33 (82.50%) Cisco
2 28 (70.00%) CCNA
3 27 (67.50%) Security Cleared
4 20 (50.00%) CCNP
5 16 (40.00%) Firewall
6 15 (37.50%) SC Cleared
7 12 (30.00%) DV Cleared
7 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 10 (25.00%) ITIL
8 10 (25.00%) C
8 10 (25.00%) Migration
8 10 (25.00%) VLAN
9 9 (22.50%) Load Balancing
10 7 (17.50%) Blue Coat
10 7 (17.50%) ProxySG
10 7 (17.50%) TACACS
10 7 (17.50%) Windows
11 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
12 5 (12.50%) ArcSight
12 5 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (12.50%) Wireless
12 5 (12.50%) Nokia
13 4 (10.00%) MPLS
13 4 (10.00%) WAN
13 4 (10.00%) Broadband
13 4 (10.00%) LAN
13 4 (10.00%) Juniper
13 4 (10.00%) F5
13 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
13 4 (10.00%) Greenfield Project

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) Firewall
2 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (25.00%) VLAN
4 7 (17.50%) TACACS
5 5 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (12.50%) Wireless
6 4 (10.00%) Broadband
6 4 (10.00%) LAN
6 4 (10.00%) MPLS
6 4 (10.00%) Network Security
6 4 (10.00%) WAN
7 3 (7.50%) DHCP
7 3 (7.50%) DNS
7 3 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (7.50%) SNMP
7 3 (7.50%) VPN
7 3 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (5.00%) ATM
8 2 (5.00%) ISDN
8 2 (5.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (2.50%) Billing
1 1 (2.50%) Electronics
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.50%) Marketing
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Security Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Network Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Wireless Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Network Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
1 10 (25.00%) Migration
2 9 (22.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (7.50%) Network Design
4 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.00%) Demand Management
4 2 (5.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (5.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (5.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.00%) Service Management
4 2 (5.00%) SIEM
4 2 (5.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.50%) Network Management
5 1 (2.50%) People Management
5 1 (2.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (70.00%) CCNA
2 27 (67.50%) Security Cleared
3 20 (50.00%) CCNP
4 15 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 12 (30.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (7.50%) CCIE
6 3 (7.50%) HNC
7 2 (5.00%) CCENT
7 2 (5.00%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (5.00%) CREST Certified
7 2 (5.00%) Degree
7 2 (5.00%) JNCIA
7 2 (5.00%) SANS
7 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.50%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.50%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) ProxySG
2 3 (7.50%) vSphere
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 33 (82.50%) Cisco
2 7 (17.50%) Blue Coat
3 5 (12.50%) ArcSight
3 5 (12.50%) Nokia
4 4 (10.00%) F5
4 4 (10.00%) Juniper
5 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.00%) Nortel
6 2 (5.00%) VMware
7 1 (2.50%) McAfee
7 1 (2.50%) Meraki
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.50%) SAP
7 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.50%) WatchGuard