Period
to 22 October 2020

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 22 October 2020 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
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 66 52
Rank change year-on-year +30 -14 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 25 55 61
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.58% 2.77% 3.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.67% 7.00% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 22
Median daily rate £463 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £363 £310 £364
90th Percentile £545 £530 £575
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +12.50% +8.11% +13.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 10
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -2.27% +7.32%
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year -6.98% -7.03% +10.12%

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 326 786 592
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 59.71% 39.56% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 505 306
Median daily rate £500 £475 £479
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -0.90% +12.78%
10th Percentile £373 £308 £350
90th Percentile £675 £625 £609
South West median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 35 28
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £44.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.18% +19.67%
10th Percentile £35.63 £35.00 £32.53
90th Percentile £52.73 £51.22 £47.00
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £41.83
% change year-on-year +1.19% +0.42% +8.64%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Wiltshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cisco Certification in Wiltshire.

Daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Wiltshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cisco Certification in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Wiltshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cisco Certification in Wiltshire.

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 22 October 2020. 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 +9 8 £550 +11.39% 2
Swindon +40 2 £563 +43.31% 1
Salisbury +23 1 £500 +5.26% 1
Cisco Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 21 (84.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) Security Cleared
3 17 (68.00%) CCNP
4 15 (60.00%) CCIE
4 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
5 14 (56.00%) Firewall
6 12 (48.00%) OSPF
6 12 (48.00%) BGP
7 11 (44.00%) DV Cleared
7 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (36.00%) CCNA
8 9 (36.00%) VMware
9 8 (32.00%) MPLS
9 8 (32.00%) VXLAN
10 7 (28.00%) Network Design
10 7 (28.00%) EIGRP
10 7 (28.00%) Cisco Firepower
11 5 (20.00%) VMware NSX
11 5 (20.00%) LAN
11 5 (20.00%) WAN
11 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (16.00%) Service Management
12 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (16.00%) Palo Alto
12 4 (16.00%) vCenter Server
13 3 (12.00%) Critical Thinking
13 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 3 (12.00%) Network Virtualisation
13 3 (12.00%) Decision-Making

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 3 (12.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 12 (48.00%) BGP
2 12 (48.00%) OSPF
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (32.00%) MPLS
4 8 (32.00%) VXLAN
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco Firepower
5 7 (28.00%) EIGRP
6 5 (20.00%) LAN
6 5 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (12.00%) BIG-IP
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (12.00%) SAN
7 3 (12.00%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.00%) VPN
9 1 (4.00%) DHCP
9 1 (4.00%) DNS
9 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (8.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Military
2 1 (4.00%) Police
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Network Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Security Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) 802.1X
1 2 (8.00%) ModSecurity
2 1 (4.00%) Flash
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Network Design
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
4 3 (12.00%) Critical Thinking
4 3 (12.00%) Decision-Making
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) IT Strategy
6 1 (4.00%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (4.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (4.00%) Power Management
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Python
2 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (68.00%) CCNP
3 15 (60.00%) CCIE
3 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (44.00%) DV Cleared
5 9 (36.00%) CCNA
6 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (12.00%) CISSP
8 2 (8.00%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (8.00%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (8.00%) VCDX
9 1 (4.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (4.00%) CCDA
9 1 (4.00%) CCDE
9 1 (4.00%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) MCITP
9 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (4.00%) OCA
9 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (4.00%) RHCA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware NSX
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (12.00%) Atlassian
4 3 (12.00%) F5
4 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (12.00%) Splunk
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) SAP