Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 108 139 130
Rank change year-on-year +31 -9 -6
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 40 62 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.33% 1.27% 1.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.43% 8.09% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 52 39
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £383 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.50% +19.53% -14.67%
10th Percentile £233 £230 £193
90th Percentile £588 £523 £575
England median daily rate £410 £420 £375
% change year-on-year -2.38% +12.00% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.23 £32.50 £23.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.15% +40.85% -23.08%
10th Percentile £13.49 £31.25 £21.79
90th Percentile £18.25 £33.75 £24.36
England median hourly rate £23.70 £33.40 £25.35
% change year-on-year -29.04% +31.78% -6.36%

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 424 766 596
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.13% 15.69% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 489 361
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.71% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £233 £259 £190
90th Percentile £600 £600 £538
England median daily rate £470 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 51
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.74 £15.30 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -3.53% +2.32%
10th Percentile £10.78 £9.79 £11.25
90th Percentile £64.58 £35.00 £40.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -9.09%

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 19 February 2020.

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
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 19 February 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
West Yorkshire +7 14 £369 -7.81% 16
North Yorkshire +9 12 £325 -18.50% 2
South Yorkshire +27 8 £575 +59.72% 6
East Yorkshire - 1 £290 -
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 32 (80.00%) Cisco
2 22 (55.00%) CCNP
3 19 (47.50%) LAN
4 18 (45.00%) WAN
5 17 (42.50%) CCNA
6 16 (40.00%) Firewall
7 12 (30.00%) MPLS
7 12 (30.00%) VPN
8 10 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (22.50%) CCIE
9 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
10 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 8 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 7 (17.50%) F5
11 7 (17.50%) Windows
11 7 (17.50%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (15.00%) BGP
12 6 (15.00%) ITIL
12 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
12 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
12 6 (15.00%) Network Security
12 6 (15.00%) VLAN
13 5 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (12.50%) Change Control
13 5 (12.50%) Azure
13 5 (12.50%) Network Design
13 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
13 5 (12.50%) OSPF

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 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Azure
2 4 (10.00%) Office 365
3 3 (7.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.00%) AWS
5 1 (2.50%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 19 (47.50%) LAN
2 18 (45.00%) WAN
3 16 (40.00%) Firewall
4 12 (30.00%) MPLS
4 12 (30.00%) VPN
5 10 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
7 8 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (17.50%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (15.00%) BGP
9 6 (15.00%) Network Security
9 6 (15.00%) VLAN
10 5 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
10 5 (12.50%) OSPF
10 5 (12.50%) Wireless
11 4 (10.00%) NetScaler
11 4 (10.00%) SSL
11 4 (10.00%) VoIP
11 4 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Configuration Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) LAN Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Configuration Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Project Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) WAN Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco Design Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) IT Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.50%) CESG
4 2 (5.00%) Handset
5 1 (2.50%) NHS
5 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) ITIL
2 5 (12.50%) Change Control
2 5 (12.50%) Network Design
3 4 (10.00%) DevOps
3 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.00%) Project Management
3 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.50%) ITSM
4 3 (7.50%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (7.50%) Project Delivery
4 3 (7.50%) Service Management
5 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) Java
1 1 (2.50%) Perl
1 1 (2.50%) Python
1 1 (2.50%) Ruby
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) CCNP
2 17 (42.50%) CCNA
3 9 (22.50%) CCIE
4 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (10.00%) JNCIE
6 4 (10.00%) JNCIS
7 2 (5.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (5.00%) CCSP
7 2 (5.00%) CISSP
7 2 (5.00%) Degree
7 2 (5.00%) GIAC
7 2 (5.00%) SANS
8 1 (2.50%) AWS Certification
8 1 (2.50%) CCDA
8 1 (2.50%) CEH
8 1 (2.50%) ISSAP
8 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (2.50%) MCSE
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) COBIT
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) vCloud
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
1 5 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.50%) F5
4 5 (12.50%) Juniper
4 5 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (10.00%) Citrix
5 4 (10.00%) VMware
6 3 (7.50%) Dell
6 3 (7.50%) Huawei
7 2 (5.00%) Nokia