The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 180 219 222
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 17 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.096% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.10% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £369 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+12.08% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £32.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-16.39% -7.24%
Cisco Network 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
5463 6690 7160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.48% 92.22% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4023 4855 5145
Average daily rate £445 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 137 168
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £38.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Cisco Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Cisco Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer across the City of London region.

Cisco Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Cisco Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer across the City of London region.

Cisco Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (82.14%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (78.57%) CCNP
4 12 (42.86%) Firewall
5 10 (35.71%) Finance
5 10 (35.71%) VPN
5 10 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (32.14%) CCNA
6 9 (32.14%) BGP
6 9 (32.14%) EIGRP
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (25.00%) CheckPoint
8 7 (25.00%) Juniper
9 6 (21.43%) WAN
9 6 (21.43%) Multicast
10 4 (14.29%) LAN
10 4 (14.29%) VoIP
10 4 (14.29%) OSPF
10 4 (14.29%) CCVP
10 4 (14.29%) Network Security
10 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
11 3 (10.71%) Network Design
11 3 (10.71%) IPsec
11 3 (10.71%) F5
12 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
12 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
12 2 (7.14%) Banking
12 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
12 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Firewall
2 10 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (35.71%) VPN
3 9 (32.14%) BGP
3 9 (32.14%) EIGRP
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
5 6 (21.43%) Multicast
5 6 (21.43%) WAN
6 4 (14.29%) LAN
6 4 (14.29%) VoIP
6 4 (14.29%) OSPF
6 4 (14.29%) Network Security
7 3 (10.71%) IPsec
8 2 (7.14%) VLAN
8 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.14%) SSL
9 1 (3.57%) MPLS
9 1 (3.57%) TACACS
9 1 (3.57%) VRRP
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) NHS
1 1 (3.57%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 3 (10.71%) Network Design
3 2 (7.14%) Migration
3 2 (7.14%) Network Management
3 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
4 1 (3.57%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.57%) Line Management
4 1 (3.57%) Change Control
4 1 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) Service Management
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (78.57%) CCNP
3 9 (32.14%) CCNA
4 4 (14.29%) CCVP
5 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) OpenNMS
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.57%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (3.57%) RANCID
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (25.00%) Juniper
2 7 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (10.71%) F5
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (3.57%) CA
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Avaya