Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 120 111
Rank change year-on-year -10 -9 -22
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 69 64 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.42% 1.45% 1.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.24% 10.53% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 39 56
Yorkshire median daily rate £383 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.69% -7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £209 £193 £263
90th Percentile £525 £578 £481
England median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.96 £23.08 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.15% -38.47% +150.00%
10th Percentile £16.84 £21.79 £29.00
90th Percentile £32.33 £24.36 £46.00
England median hourly rate £33.40 £25.69 £25.50
% change year-on-year +30.01% +0.75% -19.88%

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 747 608 706
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.42% 13.76% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 366 436
Yorkshire median daily rate £426 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.56% +5.19% +1.40%
10th Percentile £269 £196 £231
90th Percentile £625 £553 £536
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 33
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £15.00 £14.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +2.99% -6.03%
10th Percentile £9.78 £11.25 £11.67
90th Percentile £26.44 £40.00 £24.75
England median hourly rate £28.52 £23.44 £25.50
% change year-on-year +21.66% -8.09% -0.62%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 17 January 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
West Yorkshire -5 47 £413 +20.00% 26
South Yorkshire -10 16 £333 +7.26% 3
North Yorkshire +2 5 £413 +32.00% 4
East Yorkshire -3 1 £200 -
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 62 (89.86%) Cisco
2 41 (59.42%) CCNP
3 36 (52.17%) CCNA
4 35 (50.72%) Firewall
5 33 (47.83%) CheckPoint
6 31 (44.93%) BGP
7 30 (43.48%) WAN
8 28 (40.58%) OSPF
9 23 (33.33%) LAN
10 21 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (28.99%) MPLS
12 19 (27.54%) Finance
13 18 (26.09%) ITIL
14 17 (24.64%) Degree
14 17 (24.64%) F5
15 16 (23.19%) DNS
16 14 (20.29%) VPN
16 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
16 14 (20.29%) CCIE
16 14 (20.29%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (20.29%) Amazon AWS
17 13 (18.84%) Cisco IOS
17 13 (18.84%) NX-OS
17 13 (18.84%) VoIP
18 12 (17.39%) Load Balancing
18 12 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
19 11 (15.94%) Network Security
19 11 (15.94%) Data Centre
19 11 (15.94%) Windows
20 10 (14.49%) Network Monitoring

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 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.29%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (20.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.59%) IaaS
2 8 (11.59%) PaaS
2 8 (11.59%) SaaS
3 5 (7.25%) Office 365
4 1 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 35 (50.72%) Firewall
2 31 (44.93%) BGP
3 30 (43.48%) WAN
4 28 (40.58%) OSPF
5 23 (33.33%) LAN
6 21 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (28.99%) MPLS
8 16 (23.19%) DNS
9 14 (20.29%) VPN
10 13 (18.84%) Cisco IOS
10 13 (18.84%) NX-OS
10 13 (18.84%) VoIP
11 12 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (15.94%) Network Security
13 8 (11.59%) VPLS
14 7 (10.14%) Intrusion Detection
15 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
16 5 (7.25%) DHCP
16 5 (7.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 4 (5.80%) EIGRP
General
1 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Retail
3 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (49.28%) Network Engineer
2 13 (18.84%) Analyst
3 10 (14.49%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Security Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Security Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Information Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Network Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Network Support
7 4 (5.80%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.90%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.45%) PKI
4 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.94%) Windows
2 8 (11.59%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.90%) Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) ITIL
2 12 (17.39%) Load Balancing
3 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
3 10 (14.49%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.70%) Collaborative Working
4 6 (8.70%) High Availability
4 6 (8.70%) ITIL V3
4 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 6 (8.70%) Network Design
4 6 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (7.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 5 (7.25%) Information Security
5 5 (7.25%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (7.25%) Migration
5 5 (7.25%) Network Optimisation
5 5 (7.25%) Project Management
6 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.80%) Network Architecture
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
1 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.90%) Python
1 2 (2.90%) Tcl
2 1 (1.45%) Perl
2 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (59.42%) CCNP
2 36 (52.17%) CCNA
3 17 (24.64%) Degree
4 14 (20.29%) CCIE
5 10 (14.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
7 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
8 7 (10.14%) CISSP
9 5 (7.25%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 5 (7.25%) MCSE
10 4 (5.80%) CCDP
10 4 (5.80%) CISM
11 3 (4.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 3 (4.35%) CCENT
11 3 (4.35%) CCSA
11 3 (4.35%) CCSE
11 3 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (4.35%) MCSA
12 2 (2.90%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (7.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.45%) GDPR
2 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.90%) ArcSight ESM
2 2 (2.90%) SCCM
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.45%) Puppet
3 1 (1.45%) SCSM
3 1 (1.45%) Terraform
3 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 62 (89.86%) Cisco
2 33 (47.83%) CheckPoint
3 17 (24.64%) F5
4 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.14%) Fortinet
6 6 (8.70%) Juniper
7 5 (7.25%) Palo Alto
7 5 (7.25%) VMware
8 4 (5.80%) NetApp
9 3 (4.35%) Meraki
10 2 (2.90%) ArcSight
10 2 (2.90%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (2.90%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.90%) Citrix
10 2 (2.90%) Dell
10 2 (2.90%) HP
11 1 (1.45%) Aruba
11 1 (1.45%) Infoblox
11 1 (1.45%) McAfee
11 1 (1.45%) Trend Micro