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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
England / Yorkshire
Rank 87 95 53
Rank change year-on-year +8 -42  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 37 47 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.74% 1.65% 3.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.60% 10.31% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 71
Median daily rate £400 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £180 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £12.72 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +33.56% -8.88%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 319 456 408
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.02% 16.06% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 291 277
Median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 14
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +26.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.54 £32.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -25.20% +75.82%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification in Yorkshire.

Contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 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
West Yorkshire +17 23 £425 +21.42% 12
North Yorkshire +8 7 £375 +36.36% 5
South Yorkshire -12 5 £425 +136.11% 1
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 65 (95.59%) Cisco
2 44 (64.71%) CCNP
3 43 (63.24%) Firewall
4 41 (60.29%) CCNA
5 29 (42.65%) F5
6 26 (38.24%) Cisco ASA
6 26 (38.24%) Cisco Nexus
7 24 (35.29%) CheckPoint
8 22 (32.35%) CCIE
9 20 (29.41%) ITIL
10 17 (25.00%) WAN
11 16 (23.53%) Wireless
11 16 (23.53%) BGP
12 14 (20.59%) Data Centre
13 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
13 13 (19.12%) Finance
13 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
14 12 (17.65%) LAN
14 12 (17.65%) EIGRP
14 12 (17.65%) Network Security
15 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
15 10 (14.71%) Cisco Wireless
16 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
16 9 (13.24%) VPN
16 9 (13.24%) Cisco IOS
16 9 (13.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 8 (11.76%) WLAN
17 8 (11.76%) Juniper
17 8 (11.76%) OSPF
17 8 (11.76%) Migration

Cisco Certification
Top Related 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 3 (4.41%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (63.24%) Firewall
2 26 (38.24%) Cisco ASA
2 26 (38.24%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (25.00%) WAN
4 16 (23.53%) BGP
4 16 (23.53%) Wireless
5 12 (17.65%) EIGRP
5 12 (17.65%) LAN
5 12 (17.65%) Network Security
6 10 (14.71%) Cisco Wireless
7 9 (13.24%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (13.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (13.24%) VPN
8 8 (11.76%) OSPF
8 8 (11.76%) WLAN
9 6 (8.82%) Cisco ISE
10 5 (7.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (5.88%) DMVPN
11 4 (5.88%) IOS XR
11 4 (5.88%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.47%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.35%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Electronics
4 4 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.41%) Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (55.88%) Network Engineer
2 21 (30.88%) Cisco Engineer
3 19 (27.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Network Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Telephony Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) Software Packaging
1 1 (1.47%) WAP
1 1 (1.47%) Web Services
1 1 (1.47%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.88%) DataPower
3 2 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.47%) Clustering
4 1 (1.47%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.47%) iPad
4 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.47%) PKI
4 1 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.94%) CatOS
3 2 (2.94%) Unix
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) Android
4 1 (1.47%) Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) ITIL
2 8 (11.76%) Migration
3 7 (10.29%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.82%) Change Control
4 6 (8.82%) Change Management
4 6 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 5 (7.35%) Problem Management
5 5 (7.35%) Project Management
6 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 4 (5.88%) Service Management
7 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (4.41%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (4.41%) Release Management
7 3 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.94%) Network Management
8 2 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.94%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.35%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) Perl
2 2 (2.94%) Python
2 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (64.71%) CCNP
2 41 (60.29%) CCNA
3 22 (32.35%) CCIE
4 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
5 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
6 6 (8.82%) CCDA
6 6 (8.82%) CCSA
6 6 (8.82%) CCSE
7 5 (7.35%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (5.88%) CCSP
9 3 (4.41%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (4.41%) JNCIP
9 3 (4.41%) MCSE
9 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.94%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 2 (2.94%) CCDP
10 2 (2.94%) CISSP
10 2 (2.94%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.47%) IISP
11 1 (1.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.82%) vSphere
3 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.47%) Docker
4 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 4 (5.88%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (5.88%) OPNET
3 3 (4.41%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco CME
4 1 (1.47%) OpenView
4 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.47%) Puppet
4 1 (1.47%) SCCM
4 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 65 (95.59%) Cisco
2 29 (42.65%) F5
3 24 (35.29%) CheckPoint
4 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
5 8 (11.76%) Juniper
6 6 (8.82%) Blue Coat
6 6 (8.82%) Brocade
6 6 (8.82%) Fortinet
6 6 (8.82%) HP
6 6 (8.82%) TippingPoint
6 6 (8.82%) VMware
7 5 (7.35%) Extreme Networks
7 5 (7.35%) Infoblox
7 5 (7.35%) Sourcefire
7 5 (7.35%) Splunk
8 4 (5.88%) BMC
8 4 (5.88%) IBM
8 4 (5.88%) Motorola
8 4 (5.88%) SAP
9 3 (4.41%) Aruba
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