The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 45 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 29 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.40% 2.55% 1.67%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 6.81% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 9
Average daily rate £350 £344 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £233 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £418 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.00%
Cisco
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
319 323 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.35% 37.47% 33.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 231 171
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £225 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 12
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -7.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.89 £30.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco across the Bristol region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Bristol region.

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 21 (50.00%) Firewall
2 20 (47.62%) CheckPoint
2 20 (47.62%) Data Centre
3 16 (38.10%) Nokia
3 16 (38.10%) Network Security
4 14 (33.33%) Finance
5 13 (30.95%) VPN
6 12 (28.57%) SLA
7 11 (26.19%) VMware
7 11 (26.19%) Wireless
7 11 (26.19%) MPLS
8 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (21.43%) F5
9 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
9 9 (21.43%) HP
10 8 (19.05%) Windows
10 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
10 8 (19.05%) FWSM
10 8 (19.05%) Demand Management
10 8 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (16.67%) CA
11 7 (16.67%) Juniper
12 6 (14.29%) IBM
12 6 (14.29%) IronPort
12 6 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (11.90%) Cisco IPT
13 5 (11.90%) IP Telephony
13 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (11.90%) Network Management
13 5 (11.90%) Unified Communications

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) Apache
1 2 (4.76%) Lync
2 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (50.00%) Firewall
2 16 (38.10%) Network Security
3 13 (30.95%) VPN
4 11 (26.19%) MPLS
4 11 (26.19%) Wireless
5 8 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (19.05%) FWSM
6 6 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (11.90%) Cisco IPT
7 5 (11.90%) DNS
7 5 (11.90%) IP Telephony
7 5 (11.90%) LAN
7 5 (11.90%) OSPF
7 5 (11.90%) Unified Communications
8 4 (9.52%) BGP
8 4 (9.52%) VoIP
8 4 (9.52%) WAN
9 3 (7.14%) DHCP
9 3 (7.14%) RSVP
9 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Analyst
2 16 (38.10%) Network Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) Cisco Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Network Security Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) Security Analyst
5 8 (19.05%) Check Point Analyst
5 8 (19.05%) Firewall Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Senior Network Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (7.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Designer
9 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Security Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.76%) Handset
2 2 (4.76%) Thin Client
2 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.14%) Android
4 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Demand Management
1 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
2 5 (11.90%) Network Management
3 3 (7.14%) High Availability
4 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.76%) Information Security
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL
4 2 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.76%) Project Management
4 2 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.76%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.38%) ITSM
5 1 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.38%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.38%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) MCSA
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.76%) BitLocker
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.76%) XenApp
4 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.76%) XenServer
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (4.76%) SCCM
2 2 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) CheckPoint
2 16 (38.10%) Nokia
3 11 (26.19%) VMware
4 9 (21.43%) F5
4 9 (21.43%) HP
5 7 (16.67%) CA
5 7 (16.67%) Juniper
6 6 (14.29%) IBM
6 6 (14.29%) IronPort
7 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.90%) SolarWinds
8 3 (7.14%) Dell
8 3 (7.14%) Symantec
9 2 (4.76%) AppSense
9 2 (4.76%) Avaya
9 2 (4.76%) Citrix
9 2 (4.76%) Polycom
9 2 (4.76%) Wyse
10 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.38%) Fujitsu
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