Period
to 5 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 5 July 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 72 136 125
Rank change year-on-year +64 -11 -15
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 39 57 76
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.17% 1.30% 1.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.54% 9.95% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 55 41
Median daily rate £350 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £242 £236 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Median hourly rate £16.04 £21.55 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.57% -37.55% -
10th Percentile £13.49 £19.05 £18.84
90th Percentile £17.94 £24.87 £36.35
England median hourly rate £22.50 £33.40 £33.00
% change year-on-year -32.63% +1.21% +20.26%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 338 573 705
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.77% 13.04% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 418 440
Median daily rate £472 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.06% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £256 £207 £262
90th Percentile £650 £579 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 42
Median hourly rate £15.23 £17.25 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.74% -2.84% -1.36%
10th Percentile £10.25 £11.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £52.15 £45.86 £40.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +40.00% -16.44%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cisco Certification in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 5 July 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
North Yorkshire +18 19 £323 +8.40% 3
West Yorkshire +41 13 £350 -22.22% 3
South Yorkshire +24 6 £575 +53.33% 3
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 5 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 31 (79.49%) Cisco
2 22 (56.41%) CCNA
3 21 (53.85%) CCNP
4 17 (43.59%) Firewall
5 15 (38.46%) WAN
6 14 (35.90%) LAN
7 13 (33.33%) VPN
8 12 (30.77%) MPLS
9 11 (28.21%) BGP
10 10 (25.64%) OSPF
10 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
10 10 (25.64%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
12 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
12 8 (20.51%) Network Design
13 7 (17.95%) ITIL
13 7 (17.95%) Windows
13 7 (17.95%) IPv4
13 7 (17.95%) IPv6
13 7 (17.95%) Wireless
13 7 (17.95%) FortiGate
13 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
14 6 (15.38%) Juniper
14 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
15 5 (12.82%) Huawei
15 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
15 5 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
16 4 (10.26%) Driving Licence
16 4 (10.26%) Palo Alto

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.26%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) Firewall
2 15 (38.46%) WAN
3 14 (35.90%) LAN
4 13 (33.33%) VPN
5 12 (30.77%) MPLS
6 11 (28.21%) BGP
7 10 (25.64%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (25.64%) OSPF
7 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
8 7 (17.95%) IPv4
8 7 (17.95%) IPv6
8 7 (17.95%) Wireless
9 4 (10.26%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (10.26%) IOS XR
9 4 (10.26%) NX-OS
9 4 (10.26%) WLAN
10 3 (7.69%) IP Telephony
10 3 (7.69%) NetScaler
10 3 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.26%) Back Office
2 1 (2.56%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Project Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Configuration Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Network Configuration Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) LAN Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) WAN Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) Driving Licence
2 4 (10.26%) Handset
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
1 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Network Design
2 7 (17.95%) ITIL
3 5 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (10.26%) DevOps
4 4 (10.26%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.69%) Line Management
5 3 (7.69%) Project Delivery
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.13%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.56%) Analytics
7 1 (2.56%) Change Control
7 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) Java
1 1 (2.56%) Perl
1 1 (2.56%) Python
1 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) CCNA
2 21 (53.85%) CCNP
3 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 4 (10.26%) CCIE
4 4 (10.26%) Degree
4 4 (10.26%) JNCIE
4 4 (10.26%) JNCIS
5 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) CCDP
6 1 (2.56%) CCSP
6 1 (2.56%) CEH
6 1 (2.56%) CISMP
6 1 (2.56%) CISSP
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) vCloud
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.56%) CSIRT
3 1 (2.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Cisco
2 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) Juniper
4 5 (12.82%) Huawei
5 4 (10.26%) Citrix
5 4 (10.26%) Palo Alto
6 3 (7.69%) Meraki
6 3 (7.69%) VMware
7 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.13%) Nokia
8 1 (2.56%) Aruba
8 1 (2.56%) Avaya
8 1 (2.56%) Dell
8 1 (2.56%) F5
8 1 (2.56%) Polycom
8 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.56%) Splunk