Period
to 13 October 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 13 October 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
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 122 110
Rank change year-on-year +4 -12 -23
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 51 85 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.37% 1.74% 1.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.18% 12.06% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 45 45
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -2.94% +21.43%
10th Percentile £230 £205 £196
90th Percentile £510 £550 £554
England median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.55 £24.96 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.66% - -
England median hourly rate £42.46 £28.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +51.64% -13.85% +25.00%

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 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 501 705 611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.44% 14.41% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 436 359
Yorkshire median daily rate £418 £425 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.76% +3.28% +2.88%
10th Percentile £200 £263 £254
90th Percentile £575 £580 £559
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 48 31
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £16.75 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.46% +17.96% -2.51%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.85 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.75 £33.23 £35.00
England median hourly rate £35.90 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +43.60% -9.09% +9.47%

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 13 October 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
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 13 October 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 +21 29 £450 +12.50% 11
South Yorkshire -14 16 £293 -29.09% 2
East Yorkshire +3 2 £358 +78.75% 1
North Yorkshire +2 2 £235 -44.71% 7
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 13 October 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 43 (84.31%) Cisco
2 32 (62.75%) CCNP
3 31 (60.78%) Firewall
4 25 (49.02%) CCNA
5 22 (43.14%) WAN
6 20 (39.22%) LAN
7 17 (33.33%) Network Security
8 12 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
8 12 (23.53%) CheckPoint
9 10 (19.61%) F5
10 9 (17.65%) Azure
10 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 9 (17.65%) ITIL
11 8 (15.69%) AWS
11 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 7 (13.73%) Windows
12 7 (13.73%) SLA
13 6 (11.76%) Juniper
13 6 (11.76%) OSPF
13 6 (11.76%) BGP
13 6 (11.76%) VoIP
13 6 (11.76%) VPN
13 6 (11.76%) Finance
13 6 (11.76%) Palo Alto
13 6 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
13 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
14 5 (9.80%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (9.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

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 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Azure
2 8 (15.69%) AWS
3 4 (7.84%) Office 365
4 2 (3.92%) Basecamp
5 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.96%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 1 (1.96%) IaaS
5 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (60.78%) Firewall
2 22 (43.14%) WAN
3 20 (39.22%) LAN
4 17 (33.33%) Network Security
5 12 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (11.76%) BGP
6 6 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (11.76%) OSPF
6 6 (11.76%) VoIP
6 6 (11.76%) VPN
7 5 (9.80%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (9.80%) DHCP
7 5 (9.80%) DNS
7 5 (9.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
8 4 (7.84%) Cisco Firepower
8 4 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (5.88%) SSL
9 3 (5.88%) VLAN
9 3 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.96%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.88%) Advertising
4 2 (3.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 11 (21.57%) Architect
3 8 (15.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Network Architect
4 7 (13.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Security Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Design Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Network Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Network Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) EDI
1 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.84%) Fibre Optics
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Handset
3 2 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.96%) CESG
4 1 (1.96%) NHS
4 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) ITIL
2 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
3 5 (9.80%) Information Security
3 5 (9.80%) Network Design
4 4 (7.84%) IT Strategy
4 4 (7.84%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.84%) TOGAF
5 3 (5.88%) Architectural Design
5 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.88%) High Availability
5 3 (5.88%) Patch Management
5 3 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.88%) Service Design
5 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.92%) Change Management
6 2 (3.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.92%) VBScript
3 1 (1.96%) Python
3 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (62.75%) CCNP
2 25 (49.02%) CCNA
3 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 5 (9.80%) CCIE
4 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.84%) MCSE
6 3 (5.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (5.88%) CCDA
6 3 (5.88%) CCSP
6 3 (5.88%) CISSP
6 3 (5.88%) GIAC
6 3 (5.88%) SANS
7 2 (3.92%) AWS Certification
7 2 (3.92%) CCDP
7 2 (3.92%) CCVP
7 2 (3.92%) DBS Check
7 2 (3.92%) ISSAP
7 2 (3.92%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.96%) COBIT
3 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 43 (84.31%) Cisco
2 12 (23.53%) CheckPoint
3 10 (19.61%) F5
4 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.76%) Juniper
5 6 (11.76%) Palo Alto
6 4 (7.84%) Dell
7 3 (5.88%) Veeam
8 2 (3.92%) Asigra
8 2 (3.92%) HP
8 2 (3.92%) IronPort
8 2 (3.92%) Sonus
8 2 (3.92%) VMware
9 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.96%) Mitel