Period
to 25 August 2019

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 6 months to 25 August 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.

Cisco Certification
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 54 61
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 -29
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 83 42 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.46% 3.18% 2.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.67% 9.66% 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 15 14
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £420 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +13.90% +1.72%
10th Percentile £368 £352 £230
90th Percentile £537 £495 £579
South West median daily rate £425 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +21.43% +7.69% -7.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 6
Wiltshire median hourly rate £46.00 £42.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.52% - +52.73%
10th Percentile £41.25 £38.80 £33.63
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.00 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £45.50 £46.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -1.09% +9.52% +69.70%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 711 435 518
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 38.21% 32.98% 38.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 231 313
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +11.11%
10th Percentile £306 £345 £288
90th Percentile £638 £581 £601
South West median daily rate £468 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +11.31% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 21 15
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.00 £44.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.91% +19.33% +22.95%
10th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £31.10
90th Percentile £50.90 £47.00 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £41.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.13% +3.83% +14.29%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

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 6 months to 25 August 2019.

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 6 months to 25 August 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
Corsham -4 34 £450 -14.29% 1
Swindon -17 13 £400 +5.26% 2
Salisbury -5 7 £475 +10.47% 3
Malmesbury - 3 £506 -
Chippenham -7 2 £363 - 1
Cisco Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 73 (87.95%) Cisco
2 48 (57.83%) Security Cleared
3 44 (53.01%) CCNA
4 43 (51.81%) Firewall
5 35 (42.17%) CCNP
6 29 (34.94%) DV Cleared
7 28 (33.73%) Windows
8 25 (30.12%) VMware
8 25 (30.12%) SC Cleared
9 23 (27.71%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (27.71%) ITIL
10 22 (26.51%) BGP
10 22 (26.51%) Intrusion Detection
10 22 (26.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (26.51%) Windows Server
11 21 (25.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 21 (25.30%) TCP/IP
12 20 (24.10%) WAN
13 19 (22.89%) OSPF
14 18 (21.69%) CCIE
14 18 (21.69%) SIEM
15 17 (20.48%) VLAN
15 17 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (19.28%) vCenter Server
17 15 (18.07%) Data Centre
17 15 (18.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
19 13 (15.66%) McAfee
19 13 (15.66%) Telecoms
19 13 (15.66%) Time Management

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 7 (8.43%) Confluence
2 5 (6.02%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.82%) CMS
4 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) AWS
1 1 (1.20%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (51.81%) Firewall
2 23 (27.71%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (26.51%) BGP
3 22 (26.51%) Intrusion Detection
4 21 (25.30%) Cisco Nexus
4 21 (25.30%) TCP/IP
5 20 (24.10%) WAN
6 19 (22.89%) OSPF
7 17 (20.48%) VLAN
8 12 (14.46%) DMVPN
8 12 (14.46%) LAN
8 12 (14.46%) VPN
9 11 (13.25%) Wireshark
10 9 (10.84%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (10.84%) Multicast
10 9 (10.84%) VXLAN
11 8 (9.64%) WLAN
12 7 (8.43%) DNS
13 6 (7.23%) HSRP
13 6 (7.23%) Structured Cabling
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (8.43%) JIRA
1 7 (8.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (3.61%) Bitbucket
2 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.41%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (15.66%) Telecoms
2 12 (14.46%) Public Sector
3 3 (3.61%) Publishing
4 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.20%) Electronics
4 1 (1.20%) Finance
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (40.96%) Network Engineer
2 17 (20.48%) Analyst
3 14 (16.87%) Security Analyst
4 12 (14.46%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 9 (10.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Consultant
6 8 (9.64%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Designer
7 7 (8.43%) SOC Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Operational Security Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Operations Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Security Operations Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Network Consultant
9 5 (6.02%) PowerShell Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) Spine.js
2 6 (7.23%) 802.1X
3 5 (6.02%) REST
4 2 (2.41%) Django
5 1 (1.20%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.61%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (33.73%) Windows
2 22 (26.51%) Windows Server
3 8 (9.64%) Linux
4 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) ITIL
2 18 (21.69%) SIEM
3 17 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (15.66%) Time Management
5 12 (14.46%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (14.46%) Network Virtualisation
5 12 (14.46%) NsoIT
5 12 (14.46%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (13.25%) Ethical Hacking
6 11 (13.25%) Information Assurance
6 11 (13.25%) Migration
7 10 (12.05%) Network Architecture
7 10 (12.05%) PRINCE2
7 10 (12.05%) Six Sigma
8 9 (10.84%) Service Management
9 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
10 7 (8.43%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (8.43%) Infrastructure Automation
10 7 (8.43%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.64%) C
2 7 (8.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.61%) Python
4 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.20%) Java
4 1 (1.20%) Lua
Qualifications
1 48 (57.83%) Security Cleared
2 44 (53.01%) CCNA
3 35 (42.17%) CCNP
4 29 (34.94%) DV Cleared
5 25 (30.12%) SC Cleared
6 18 (21.69%) CCIE
7 15 (18.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (13.25%) CEH
8 11 (13.25%) CESG Certified Professional
8 11 (13.25%) CREST Certified
8 11 (13.25%) SANS
9 8 (9.64%) CCDP
9 8 (9.64%) MCSE
9 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (8.43%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 7 (8.43%) CISSP
10 7 (8.43%) MCSA
11 5 (6.02%) OCA
11 5 (6.02%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (3.61%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (26.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.23%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.02%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.20%) Docker
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (19.28%) vCenter Server
2 7 (8.43%) PowerCLI
3 6 (7.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (7.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (6.02%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (6.02%) SCCM
4 5 (6.02%) SCOM
5 3 (3.61%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (3.61%) Stealthwatch
6 2 (2.41%) systemd
7 1 (1.20%) Ansible
7 1 (1.20%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.20%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 73 (87.95%) Cisco
2 25 (30.12%) VMware
3 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
4 13 (15.66%) McAfee
5 11 (13.25%) ArcSight
6 10 (12.05%) F5
7 7 (8.43%) Atlassian
7 7 (8.43%) Riverbed
8 6 (7.23%) FireEye
8 6 (7.23%) Symantec
8 6 (7.23%) Tripwire
9 5 (6.02%) Oracle
10 4 (4.82%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.41%) Infoblox
11 2 (2.41%) Juniper
11 2 (2.41%) Meraki
11 2 (2.41%) Micro Focus
11 2 (2.41%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.41%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.20%) Splunk