The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 34 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs citing Cisco 42 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.32% 3.70% 5.45%
As % of the Vendors category 12.03% 7.20% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 12
Average daily rate
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£294 £225 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.55% -7.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £325 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £23.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.82% +35.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -13.04%
Cisco
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
349 389 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.23% 51.39% 48.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 188 125
Average daily rate £350 £368 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £191 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 33 36
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +10 26 £243 +21.25% 5
Cambridge -4 14 £315 +18.86% 6
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 46 (60.53%) Windows
2 31 (40.79%) Microsoft
3 30 (39.47%) Citrix
4 27 (35.53%) Active Directory
4 27 (35.53%) ITIL
5 26 (34.21%) VMware
6 25 (32.89%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (31.58%) Firewall
8 23 (30.26%) HP
8 23 (30.26%) MS Exchange
9 22 (28.95%) MS Office
10 21 (27.63%) Wireless
11 20 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (25.00%) Incident Management
12 19 (25.00%) Adobe
12 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (23.68%) MCP
14 17 (22.37%) Service Delivery
14 17 (22.37%) Symantec
14 17 (22.37%) Windows 7
15 16 (21.05%) McAfee
15 16 (21.05%) IBM Notes
15 16 (21.05%) SAN
15 16 (21.05%) Lotus
16 15 (19.74%) CheckPoint
16 15 (19.74%) CCNA
16 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
17 14 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
17 14 (18.42%) F5
17 14 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 23 (30.26%) MS Exchange
2 16 (21.05%) IBM Notes
3 14 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
7 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.32%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (28.95%) MS Office
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (31.58%) Firewall
2 21 (27.63%) Wireless
3 16 (21.05%) SAN
4 12 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (14.47%) DHCP
5 11 (14.47%) DNS
6 10 (13.16%) LAN
6 10 (13.16%) VoIP
6 10 (13.16%) WAN
6 10 (13.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (11.84%) TCP/IP
8 8 (10.53%) VPN
9 7 (9.21%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (7.89%) Internet
11 5 (6.58%) Network Security
11 5 (6.58%) BIG-IP
12 4 (5.26%) Cisco IPT
12 4 (5.26%) NetScaler
13 3 (3.95%) VLAN
13 3 (3.95%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Law
2 1 (1.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 35 (46.05%) Analyst
2 22 (28.95%) Support Analyst
3 16 (21.05%) 1st Line Support
3 16 (21.05%) Service Analyst
3 16 (21.05%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (19.74%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 14 (18.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (18.42%) Network Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.58%) Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Network Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Desktop Support
7 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Security Consultant
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) Network Security Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) HP Storage
2 8 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.89%) HP StoreVirtual
4 5 (6.58%) CLARiiON
5 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.95%) iPhone
6 3 (3.95%) iPad
6 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.63%) Clustering
8 1 (1.32%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.32%) Statistics
8 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.32%) CMDB
8 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.32%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 46 (60.53%) Windows
2 20 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (22.37%) Windows 7
5 14 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (13.16%) Linux
7 5 (6.58%) Debian
8 3 (3.95%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.63%) UNIX
10 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.32%) VMS
10 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) ITIL
2 19 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 17 (22.37%) Service Delivery
4 10 (13.16%) Change Management
5 9 (11.84%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (11.84%) Change Control
6 8 (10.53%) Network Management
7 6 (7.89%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.26%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.95%) Migration
9 3 (3.95%) CAD
9 3 (3.95%) Project Management
10 2 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (1.32%) ISMS
11 1 (1.32%) Network Architecture
11 1 (1.32%) Information Security
11 1 (1.32%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.32%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.58%) SQL
2 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.63%) C
4 1 (1.32%) Perl
4 1 (1.32%) Python
4 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (32.89%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (23.68%) MCP
3 15 (19.74%) CCNA
4 10 (13.16%) CCNP
5 9 (11.84%) CCIE
6 6 (7.89%) MCSE
6 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (6.58%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (6.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (5.26%) HP ASE
8 4 (5.26%) HP MASE
8 4 (5.26%) JNCIP
8 4 (5.26%) JNCIE
8 4 (5.26%) Degree
8 4 (5.26%) CCDP
8 4 (5.26%) CCSP
8 4 (5.26%) CCSE
9 3 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (35.53%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.16%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.53%) vSphere
4 3 (3.95%) XenApp
4 3 (3.95%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.95%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) ARCserve
2 5 (6.58%) SCCM
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.63%) SCOM
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (40.79%) Microsoft
2 30 (39.47%) Citrix
3 26 (34.21%) VMware
4 23 (30.26%) HP
5 19 (25.00%) Adobe
6 17 (22.37%) Symantec
7 16 (21.05%) Lotus
7 16 (21.05%) McAfee
8 15 (19.74%) CheckPoint
9 14 (18.42%) F5
10 9 (11.84%) NetApp
11 7 (9.21%) CA
12 6 (7.89%) Juniper
12 6 (7.89%) Red Hat
13 5 (6.58%) Oracle
13 5 (6.58%) Dell
13 5 (6.58%) EMC
13 5 (6.58%) Riverbed
14 4 (5.26%) 3PAR
14 4 (5.26%) Dell Compellent
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