Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 85 101
Rank change year-on-year -31 +16 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 71 135 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.60% 2.50% 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.15% 17.00% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 74 91
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.71% +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £187 £263 £190
90th Percentile £587 £484 £438
England median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £45.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.72% +200.00% -53.92%
10th Percentile £21.79 £42.50 £14.50
90th Percentile £24.36 £47.50 £15.50
England median hourly rate £26.99 £28.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -3.62% +17.89% +18.75%

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 637 794 1028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.33% 14.71% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 474 688
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +8.70%
10th Percentile £213 £254 £225
90th Percentile £550 £559 £525
England median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 32 56
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.43 £14.53 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.74% -6.24% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.28 £10.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £23.75 £34.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 -9 49 £400 +13.68% 7
South Yorkshire +5 15 £410 +36.67% 2
North Yorkshire -6 4 £244 -30.36%
East Yorkshire -9 2 - -
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (91.55%) Cisco
2 40 (56.34%) CCNP
3 37 (52.11%) Firewall
4 34 (47.89%) CCNA
5 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
6 18 (25.35%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (25.35%) F5
7 17 (23.94%) LAN
7 17 (23.94%) WAN
8 16 (22.54%) VMware
9 15 (21.13%) ITIL
10 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
10 11 (15.49%) Telecoms
10 11 (15.49%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (15.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 10 (14.08%) Wireless
11 10 (14.08%) BGP
11 10 (14.08%) Windows
12 9 (12.68%) VPN
12 9 (12.68%) Project Management
12 9 (12.68%) Management Information System
12 9 (12.68%) Finance
12 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
12 9 (12.68%) vSphere
12 9 (12.68%) Network Security
12 9 (12.68%) Data Centre
13 8 (11.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 8 (11.27%) FortiGate
13 8 (11.27%) Network Design
14 7 (9.86%) Fortinet

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 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.82%) Confluence
3 2 (2.82%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Visio
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (7.04%) Office 365
2 3 (4.23%) PaaS
2 3 (4.23%) SaaS
3 2 (2.82%) Akamai
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (52.11%) Firewall
2 18 (25.35%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (23.94%) LAN
3 17 (23.94%) WAN
4 11 (15.49%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (15.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 10 (14.08%) BGP
5 10 (14.08%) Wireless
6 9 (12.68%) Network Security
6 9 (12.68%) VPN
7 8 (11.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (9.86%) EIGRP
9 5 (7.04%) DNS
9 5 (7.04%) Internet
9 5 (7.04%) WLAN
10 4 (5.63%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (5.63%) SNMP
11 3 (4.23%) BIG-IP
11 3 (4.23%) Broadband
11 3 (4.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.82%) MySQL
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (15.49%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.68%) Finance
3 5 (7.04%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.04%) Marketing
4 4 (5.63%) Electronics
5 2 (2.82%) Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Network Engineer
2 28 (39.44%) Cisco Engineer
3 24 (33.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Firewall Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) Network Support
7 5 (7.04%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Information Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) IP Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) .NET
1 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.82%) Web Services
2 1 (1.41%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Data Centre
1 9 (12.68%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.82%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.41%) BYOD
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.41%) NHS
4 1 (1.41%) PKI
4 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Linux
2 6 (8.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.23%) Debian
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.41%) Android
6 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) ITIL
2 9 (12.68%) Project Management
3 8 (11.27%) Network Design
4 7 (9.86%) Information Security
5 6 (8.45%) Line Management
5 6 (8.45%) Load Balancing
5 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
6 5 (7.04%) Change Control
6 5 (7.04%) Migration
6 5 (7.04%) Service Management
7 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.63%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (5.63%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (5.63%) Network Management
7 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.63%) Proactive Monitoring
7 4 (5.63%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.63%) Resource Management
7 4 (5.63%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (4.23%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) Java
1 2 (2.82%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (56.34%) CCNP
2 34 (47.89%) CCNA
3 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
4 7 (9.86%) CCIE
4 7 (9.86%) CISSP
4 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (7.04%) MCSE
7 4 (5.63%) CCDP
7 4 (5.63%) MCSA
8 3 (4.23%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 3 (4.23%) CCDA
8 3 (4.23%) CCSP
8 3 (4.23%) Chartered Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) CISM
8 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.23%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.82%) AWS Certification
9 2 (2.82%) CCNP Voice
9 2 (2.82%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.68%) vSphere
3 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.04%) VMware NSX
4 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.41%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) FortiGate
2 4 (5.63%) WMI
3 3 (4.23%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.82%) Netcool
4 2 (2.82%) Puppet
4 2 (2.82%) SCCM
4 2 (2.82%) Terraform
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco CME
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.41%) Ionix
5 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.41%) SmoothWall
5 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (91.55%) Cisco
2 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
3 18 (25.35%) F5
4 16 (22.54%) VMware
5 7 (9.86%) Fortinet
6 6 (8.45%) CheckPoint
7 5 (7.04%) Juniper
8 4 (5.63%) Aruba
8 4 (5.63%) SAP
9 3 (4.23%) Citrix
9 3 (4.23%) HP
9 3 (4.23%) Motorola
10 2 (2.82%) Imperva
10 2 (2.82%) Oracle
10 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.82%) Remedy
10 2 (2.82%) Sophos
11 1 (1.41%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (1.41%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.41%) Trend Micro