The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Engineer
Rank 185 148 210
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +62
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 13 54 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.93% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 1.01% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £306 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.93% -3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £194 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
- +30.35%
Cisco Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5002 5361 6717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.08% 92.21% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3918 3876 4904
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 91 148
Average hourly rate £15.75 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £12.90 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £35.00 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Cisco Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cisco Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cisco Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cisco Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Cisco Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Cisco Engineer in their job title 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 with Cisco Engineer in their job title.

1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (48.65%) CCNP
4 17 (45.95%) CCNA
5 15 (40.54%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (32.43%) Cisco CUCM
6 12 (32.43%) LAN
6 12 (32.43%) Firewall
7 11 (29.73%) OSPF
8 10 (27.03%) WAN
8 10 (27.03%) Cisco UCCE
9 8 (21.62%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (21.62%) Load Balancing
9 8 (21.62%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (21.62%) F5
9 8 (21.62%) Wireless
10 7 (18.92%) Finance
10 7 (18.92%) Windows
10 7 (18.92%) VLAN
11 6 (16.22%) XMPP
11 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
11 6 (16.22%) CCVP
11 6 (16.22%) Banking
11 6 (16.22%) BGP
12 5 (13.51%) MPLS
12 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
12 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
12 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
12 5 (13.51%) Cisco IPT
12 5 (13.51%) Network Security

Cisco Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Cisco Engineer in their job title 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 with Cisco Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (32.43%) Firewall
2 12 (32.43%) LAN
3 11 (29.73%) OSPF
4 10 (27.03%) WAN
5 8 (21.62%) Wireless
5 8 (21.62%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (21.62%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (18.92%) VLAN
7 6 (16.22%) BGP
8 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
8 5 (13.51%) Cisco IPT
8 5 (13.51%) Network Security
8 5 (13.51%) MPLS
9 4 (10.81%) NX-OS
9 4 (10.81%) Wireshark
9 4 (10.81%) IP Telephony
9 4 (10.81%) Cisco ICM
9 4 (10.81%) VPN
9 4 (10.81%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) IVR
3 2 (5.41%) Social Media
4 1 (2.70%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.11%) Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 2000
4 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Load Balancing
2 5 (13.51%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 4 (10.81%) Project Management
4 2 (5.41%) Network Design
4 2 (5.41%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.70%) Network Management
5 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Python
2 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (48.65%) CCNP
3 17 (45.95%) CCNA
4 6 (16.22%) CCVP
5 4 (10.81%) CCIE
6 2 (5.41%) CCSA
7 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.70%) RHCSA
7 1 (2.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) KVM
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (27.03%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (10.81%) OPNET
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (21.62%) F5
3 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.51%) SolarWinds
5 4 (10.81%) Aruba
5 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 4 (10.81%) Riverbed
6 3 (8.11%) BT
7 2 (5.41%) Juniper
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.70%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) Citrix
8 1 (2.70%) Brocade
8 1 (2.70%) Speakerbus
8 1 (2.70%) NetScout
8 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.70%) Polycom
8 1 (2.70%) Aerohive Networks