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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 54 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 20 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.21% 2.35% 3.22%
As % of the Vendors category 5.33% 6.69% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £500 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -4.76%
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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
375 254 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 41.35% 35.13% 41.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 164 159
Average daily rate £400 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 17
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -55.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £30.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 20 (55.56%) Firewall
2 13 (36.11%) LAN
3 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (27.78%) CCNA
4 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (25.00%) Windows
6 8 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (19.44%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (19.44%) WAN
7 7 (19.44%) CCNP
8 6 (16.67%) ITIL
9 5 (13.89%) VPN
9 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
9 5 (13.89%) Network Management
10 4 (11.11%) VMware
10 4 (11.11%) Finance
10 4 (11.11%) Juniper
10 4 (11.11%) HP
11 3 (8.33%) IBM
11 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
11 3 (8.33%) ADSL
11 3 (8.33%) Migration
11 3 (8.33%) Project Management
11 3 (8.33%) Wireless
11 3 (8.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
11 3 (8.33%) Network Design
11 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (8.33%) F5

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (55.56%) Firewall
2 13 (36.11%) LAN
3 8 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (19.44%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (19.44%) WAN
5 5 (13.89%) VPN
6 3 (8.33%) Wireless
6 3 (8.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 3 (8.33%) FWSM
6 3 (8.33%) ADSL
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (5.56%) Network Security
7 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
7 2 (5.56%) MPLS
7 2 (5.56%) OSPF
7 2 (5.56%) BGP
7 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Data Network Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Network Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Support Technician
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Project Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Technician
6 1 (2.78%) Security Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Network Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Open Source
2 1 (2.78%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Network Management
3 3 (8.33%) Project Management
3 3 (8.33%) Migration
3 3 (8.33%) Network Design
4 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.56%) B2B
5 1 (2.78%) High Availability
5 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Line Management
5 1 (2.78%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Change Management
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (27.78%) CCNA
2 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
3 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (19.44%) CCNP
5 2 (5.56%) CCIE
6 1 (2.78%) MCP
6 1 (2.78%) MCSE
6 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) XenApp
3 1 (2.78%) XenServer
3 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.78%) Netcool
2 1 (2.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
2 4 (11.11%) VMware
2 4 (11.11%) HP
2 4 (11.11%) Juniper
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
3 3 (8.33%) F5
4 2 (5.56%) Blue Coat
4 2 (5.56%) IronPort
4 2 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) CA
4 2 (5.56%) Nokia
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) EMC
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
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