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 26 June 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.

Cisco Certification
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 86 77
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 42 59 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.09% 2.13% 2.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.53% 13.98% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 46
Median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.05% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £458 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £346
% change year-on-year +10.71% +1.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.32 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -8.78% +75.00%  

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 289 422 413
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.36% 15.22% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 290 281
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £620 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 7
Median hourly rate £20.38 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.42% -30.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.06 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £22.50 £32.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

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 26 June 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 +11 28 £430 +12.41% 11
South Yorkshire 0 8 £425 +38.21% 1
North Yorkshire +11 6 £375 +15.29% 2
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 70 (88.61%) Cisco
2 48 (60.76%) Firewall
3 42 (53.16%) CCNP
4 39 (49.37%) CCNA
5 26 (32.91%) Cisco Nexus
6 25 (31.65%) F5
6 25 (31.65%) CheckPoint
7 23 (29.11%) Data Centre
8 22 (27.85%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (27.85%) BGP
9 20 (25.32%) EIGRP
10 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
10 19 (24.05%) WAN
11 17 (21.52%) Network Security
12 16 (20.25%) ITIL
13 15 (18.99%) Finance
13 15 (18.99%) Migration
14 14 (17.72%) CCIE
14 14 (17.72%) Security Cleared
14 14 (17.72%) FortiGate
15 13 (16.46%) Fortinet
16 12 (15.19%) Cisco IOS
16 12 (15.19%) VMware
17 11 (13.92%) LAN
17 11 (13.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 11 (13.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 10 (12.66%) vSphere
18 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Excel
18 10 (12.66%) MS Visio
18 10 (12.66%) Telecoms

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 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (3.80%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.53%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.27%) Confluence
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (12.66%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.27%) Cisco SocialMiner
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.53%) Akamai
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.27%) IaaS
3 1 (1.27%) Office 365
3 1 (1.27%) PaaS
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (60.76%) Firewall
2 26 (32.91%) Cisco Nexus
3 22 (27.85%) BGP
3 22 (27.85%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (25.32%) EIGRP
5 19 (24.05%) WAN
6 17 (21.52%) Network Security
7 12 (15.19%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (13.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 11 (13.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 11 (13.92%) LAN
9 9 (11.39%) VoIP
9 9 (11.39%) Wireless
9 9 (11.39%) WLAN
10 8 (10.13%) TCP/IP
10 8 (10.13%) VPN
11 7 (8.86%) Cisco Wireless
11 7 (8.86%) DMVPN
11 7 (8.86%) IOS XR
12 6 (7.59%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.27%) MySQL
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.27%) JIRA
1 1 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (18.99%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.13%) Marketing
4 7 (8.86%) Electronics
4 7 (8.86%) Manufacturing
5 5 (6.33%) Banking
6 3 (3.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (39.24%) Network Engineer
2 26 (32.91%) Cisco Engineer
3 25 (31.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (17.72%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (13.92%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 11 (13.92%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Consultant
8 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Network Consultant
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Network Specialist
9 4 (5.06%) Security Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) .NET
1 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.53%) XMPP
2 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.11%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.86%) DataPower
3 5 (6.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.80%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.53%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.53%) PKI
7 1 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.27%) iPad
7 1 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) CatOS
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) ITIL
2 15 (18.99%) Migration
3 8 (10.13%) Change Management
3 8 (10.13%) Project Management
4 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (8.86%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (8.86%) Programme Management
5 6 (7.59%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (7.59%) Load Balancing
5 6 (7.59%) Service Management
6 5 (6.33%) Change Control
6 5 (6.33%) Network Design
7 4 (5.06%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (5.06%) Information Security
7 4 (5.06%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.06%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.06%) TDD
8 3 (3.80%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (3.80%) Release Management
8 3 (3.80%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.53%) Java
1 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.27%) C
2 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (53.16%) CCNP
2 39 (49.37%) CCNA
3 14 (17.72%) CCIE
3 14 (17.72%) Security Cleared
4 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
5 8 (10.13%) CCSA
6 3 (3.80%) CCSE
6 3 (3.80%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (3.80%) CISSP
6 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (2.53%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (2.53%) CCVP
7 2 (2.53%) MCSE
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.27%) CCSP
8 1 (1.27%) CISA
8 1 (1.27%) CISM
8 1 (1.27%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.27%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.66%) vSphere
2 7 (8.86%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.27%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (17.72%) FortiGate
2 8 (10.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (8.86%) HP UCMDB
3 7 (8.86%) OPNET
4 6 (7.59%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (3.80%) WMI
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco CME
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (1.27%) Puppet
6 1 (1.27%) SCOM
6 1 (1.27%) SmoothWall
6 1 (1.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 70 (88.61%) Cisco
2 25 (31.65%) CheckPoint
2 25 (31.65%) F5
3 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
4 13 (16.46%) Fortinet
5 12 (15.19%) VMware
6 9 (11.39%) TippingPoint
7 8 (10.13%) Blue Coat
7 8 (10.13%) Splunk
8 7 (8.86%) BMC
8 7 (8.86%) HP
8 7 (8.86%) IBM
8 7 (8.86%) Motorola
8 7 (8.86%) SAP
9 5 (6.33%) Red Box
10 4 (5.06%) Barracuda Networks
10 4 (5.06%) Brocade
10 4 (5.06%) Infoblox
11 3 (3.80%) Nokia
11 3 (3.80%) SolarWinds
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