Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 118 86
Rank change year-on-year +6 -32 +14
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 83 72 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.70% 1.65% 2.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.53% 11.34% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 42 74
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +15.71% -
10th Percentile £211 £187 £263
90th Percentile £504 £587 £484
England median daily rate £413 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +8.55% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.96 £23.08 £30.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.15% -23.49% +101.07%
10th Percentile £15.24 £21.79 £18.04
90th Percentile £36.13 £24.36 £44.28
England median hourly rate £33.75 £27.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year +22.73% -0.90% +16.84%

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 720 635 807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.75% 14.54% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 382 486
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £254
90th Percentile £588 £553 £564
England median daily rate £450 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 41 33
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.88 £14.20 £14.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.80% -2.51% -8.17%
10th Percentile £12.80 £11.25 £11.31
90th Percentile £31.35 £40.00 £23.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.12 £25.50
% change year-on-year -0.48% -1.49% +10.87%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 54 £400 -3.03% 25
South Yorkshire +1 21 £338 -17.68% 4
North Yorkshire +4 6 £425 +74.36% 3
East Yorkshire +1 1 £200 -
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 70 (84.34%) Cisco
2 54 (65.06%) CCNA
3 40 (48.19%) CCNP
4 34 (40.96%) Firewall
5 29 (34.94%) CheckPoint
5 29 (34.94%) WAN
6 25 (30.12%) LAN
6 25 (30.12%) ITIL
6 25 (30.12%) Microsoft
7 21 (25.30%) F5
8 19 (22.89%) Windows
9 18 (21.69%) OSPF
9 18 (21.69%) BGP
10 17 (20.48%) Finance
11 16 (19.28%) MPLS
11 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (19.28%) DNS
12 15 (18.07%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (18.07%) Degree
13 14 (16.87%) Network Security
13 14 (16.87%) Security Cleared
13 14 (16.87%) TCP/IP
13 14 (16.87%) Windows Server
14 13 (15.66%) Data Centre
14 13 (15.66%) VPN
14 13 (15.66%) VoIP
14 13 (15.66%) VMware
14 13 (15.66%) SC Cleared
15 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
15 12 (14.46%) Juniper

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 5 (6.02%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.61%) IBM Notes
3 3 (3.61%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.02%) IaaS
3 5 (6.02%) Office 365
3 5 (6.02%) PaaS
3 5 (6.02%) SaaS
4 1 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (40.96%) Firewall
2 29 (34.94%) WAN
3 25 (30.12%) LAN
4 18 (21.69%) BGP
4 18 (21.69%) OSPF
5 16 (19.28%) DNS
5 16 (19.28%) MPLS
6 15 (18.07%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (16.87%) Network Security
7 14 (16.87%) TCP/IP
8 13 (15.66%) VoIP
8 13 (15.66%) VPN
9 11 (13.25%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (10.84%) Wireless
11 8 (9.64%) DHCP
12 5 (6.02%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (6.02%) Ethernet
12 5 (6.02%) IPsec
12 5 (6.02%) SAN
12 5 (6.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
General
1 17 (20.48%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Retail
3 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Back Office
5 1 (1.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (43.37%) Network Engineer
2 20 (24.10%) Analyst
3 10 (12.05%) Security Analyst
4 9 (10.84%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) Architect
7 6 (7.23%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Network Support
7 6 (7.23%) Security Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Information Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Information Security Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Network Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Network Architect
9 4 (4.82%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Senior Network Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.61%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.61%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.20%) EPoS
6 1 (1.20%) NHS
6 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.20%) Replication
6 1 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.20%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.89%) Windows
2 14 (16.87%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.02%) Linux
4 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.20%) HPUX
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.12%) ITIL
2 10 (12.05%) Information Security
3 9 (10.84%) Network Design
4 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 8 (9.64%) ITIL V3
4 8 (9.64%) Load Balancing
5 7 (8.43%) High Availability
5 7 (8.43%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (8.43%) Project Management
6 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.23%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
6 6 (7.23%) Migration
6 6 (7.23%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (4.82%) Change Management
7 4 (4.82%) Network Architecture
8 3 (3.61%) Data Protection
8 3 (3.61%) Test Automation
8 3 (3.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
1 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.41%) Python
2 2 (2.41%) SQL
3 1 (1.20%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 54 (65.06%) CCNA
2 40 (48.19%) CCNP
3 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (18.07%) Degree
5 14 (16.87%) Security Cleared
6 13 (15.66%) SC Cleared
7 9 (10.84%) CCIE
7 9 (10.84%) CISSP
8 8 (9.64%) MCSE
9 6 (7.23%) CCDP
9 6 (7.23%) CISM
9 6 (7.23%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 5 (6.02%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (4.82%) CCSE
11 4 (4.82%) MCP
11 4 (4.82%) MCSA
12 3 (3.61%) CCENT
12 3 (3.61%) CCSA
12 3 (3.61%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (7.23%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.82%) GDPR
3 2 (2.41%) SLA
4 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.41%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.41%) Xen
5 1 (1.20%) Firmware
5 1 (1.20%) KVM
5 1 (1.20%) QEMU
5 1 (1.20%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.82%) SCCM
3 3 (3.61%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.41%) SCSM
5 1 (1.20%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.20%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.20%) Puppet
5 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (84.34%) Cisco
2 29 (34.94%) CheckPoint
3 25 (30.12%) Microsoft
4 21 (25.30%) F5
5 13 (15.66%) VMware
6 12 (14.46%) Juniper
7 7 (8.43%) Fortinet
8 5 (6.02%) Aruba
8 5 (6.02%) HP
8 5 (6.02%) Meraki
9 4 (4.82%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (3.61%) Citrix
10 3 (3.61%) Lotus
10 3 (3.61%) NetApp
10 3 (3.61%) Palo Alto
10 3 (3.61%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.61%) Trend Micro
11 2 (2.41%) Dell
11 2 (2.41%) Veeam
12 1 (1.20%) SonicWALL