Period
to 29 October 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 29 October 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 74 54 55
Rank change year-on-year -20 +1 -9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 23 141 185
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.00% 3.78% 3.76%
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% 8.94% 10.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 97 114
Median daily rate £450 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +8.47% -6.05%
10th Percentile £163 £216 £230
90th Percentile £650 £528 £550
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 16
Median hourly rate - £11.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -54.00% +13.64%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% +14.58% +12.15%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 437 1,578 1,844
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.07% 42.31% 37.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 1,025 1,156
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £247 £233 £250
90th Percentile £587 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 120 114
Median hourly rate £19.25 £15.40 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -2.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £11.23 £9.80 £10.43
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate £31.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +65.79% +8.57% +2.94%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cisco in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Cisco in Yorkshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cisco in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Cisco in Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cisco in Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Cisco in Yorkshire

Cisco
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 29 October 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 -4 16 £450 +5.88% 13
South Yorkshire +23 5 £475 +26.67% 5
North Yorkshire +1 1 £175 -61.11% 3
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 29 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) WAN
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (21.74%) CEH
5 5 (21.74%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
5 5 (21.74%) Splunk
5 5 (21.74%) SIEM
5 5 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (21.74%) SANS
5 5 (21.74%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (21.74%) Stealthwatch
6 4 (17.39%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 4 (17.39%) Threat Intelligence
6 4 (17.39%) VMware NSX
6 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
6 4 (17.39%) Protective Monitoring
6 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) Degree
6 4 (17.39%) Use Case
6 4 (17.39%) Data Security
7 3 (13.04%) LAN
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.04%) CCNP
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA

Cisco
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 (8.70%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Azure
2 2 (8.70%) AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) WAN
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (13.04%) LAN
4 2 (8.70%) Skype
4 2 (8.70%) Wireless
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security
5 1 (4.35%) PBX
5 1 (4.35%) VPN
5 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.35%) WLAN
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Security Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Platform Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Support
5 1 (4.35%) Business Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Firewall Support
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (8.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) VMS
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
2 5 (21.74%) SIEM
3 4 (17.39%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) Data Security
3 4 (17.39%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (17.39%) Threat Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) Use Case
4 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
4 3 (13.04%) Cyber Resilience
4 3 (13.04%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (13.04%) Storage Management
4 3 (13.04%) Strategic Roadmap
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.35%) Requirements Management
6 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (21.74%) CEH
2 5 (21.74%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (21.74%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (21.74%) SANS
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) CCNP
5 2 (8.70%) CCNA
6 1 (4.35%) CCSA
6 1 (4.35%) CCSE
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) VMware NSX
3 3 (13.04%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Stealthwatch
2 3 (13.04%) vCenter Server
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Splunk
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Dell
5 1 (4.35%) Avaya
5 1 (4.35%) Brocade
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Meraki
5 1 (4.35%) Mitel
5 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto