The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 24 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 14 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.98% 4.87% 5.48%
As % of the Vendors category 11.76% 12.42% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 13
Median daily rate £375 £225 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £133 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £360 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +60.00%

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
119 153 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.35% 39.23% 47.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 112 118
Median daily rate £363 £313 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £138 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.70 £17.13 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 20 (62.50%) Firewall
2 16 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (43.75%) LAN
3 14 (43.75%) CheckPoint
4 13 (40.63%) WAN
5 12 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (37.50%) F5
6 11 (34.38%) CCNA
7 10 (31.25%) Wireless
8 9 (28.13%) CCNP
8 9 (28.13%) ITIL
8 9 (28.13%) Windows
8 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
8 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
9 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.75%) Process Improvement
11 5 (15.63%) SIEM
11 5 (15.63%) Information Security
11 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
11 5 (15.63%) SLA
11 5 (15.63%) CCIP
12 4 (12.50%) CCDP
12 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
12 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
12 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
12 4 (12.50%) Finance
12 4 (12.50%) VMware
12 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
12 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) Firewall
2 14 (43.75%) LAN
3 13 (40.63%) WAN
4 12 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (31.25%) Wireless
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (9.38%) IP Telephony
6 3 (9.38%) Network Security
6 3 (9.38%) VPN
6 3 (9.38%) WLAN
7 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.13%) DHCP
8 1 (3.13%) DNS
8 1 (3.13%) Internet
8 1 (3.13%) SAN
8 1 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Field Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Juniper Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Rollout Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Telephony Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
1 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
1 3 (9.38%) PKI
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Process Improvement
3 5 (15.63%) Information Security
3 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
3 5 (15.63%) SIEM
4 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.38%) Business Development
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (9.38%) Project Governance
5 3 (9.38%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Computer Security
6 2 (6.25%) Digital Forensics
6 2 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) ITSM
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (34.38%) CCNA
3 9 (28.13%) CCNP
3 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
3 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
4 5 (15.63%) CCIP
5 4 (12.50%) CCDP
6 3 (9.38%) CISSP
7 2 (6.25%) CCENT
7 2 (6.25%) CISM
7 2 (6.25%) Degree
7 2 (6.25%) GIAC
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Nessus
1 3 (9.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (9.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (6.25%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (6.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (6.25%) Zenoss
3 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) CheckPoint
2 12 (37.50%) F5
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.50%) VMware
5 3 (9.38%) Genesys
5 3 (9.38%) NICE Systems
5 3 (9.38%) ScanSafe
5 3 (9.38%) Sourcefire
5 3 (9.38%) Splunk
5 3 (9.38%) Symantec
6 2 (6.25%) Avaya
6 2 (6.25%) CA
6 2 (6.25%) Citrix
6 2 (6.25%) Intel Security
6 2 (6.25%) Juniper
6 2 (6.25%) LogRhythm
6 2 (6.25%) Nortel
6 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.13%) Dell
7 1 (3.13%) HP