The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 56 64 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Contract jobs citing Cisco 120 106 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.72% 3.02% 4.72%
As % of the Vendors category 8.81% 7.78% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 89 184
Median daily rate £433 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £175 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
Median hourly rate £43.75 £21.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% +51.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £19.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £23.70 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Cisco
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1362 1363 2543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.19% 38.81% 43.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1002 1038 1855
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 20 70
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £24.90 £22.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cisco
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 across the City of London region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cisco
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 across the City of London region.

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 125 (44.96%) Firewall
2 111 (39.93%) Finance
3 89 (32.01%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (29.50%) CheckPoint
5 81 (29.14%) Windows
6 76 (27.34%) Microsoft
7 70 (25.18%) Data Centre
8 67 (24.10%) LAN
9 64 (23.02%) WAN
10 55 (19.78%) VMware
11 52 (18.71%) Active Directory
12 47 (16.91%) CCNP
12 47 (16.91%) Cisco ASA
13 45 (16.19%) Banking
13 45 (16.19%) Linux
14 44 (15.83%) Juniper
15 42 (15.11%) F5
16 41 (14.75%) Network Security
17 37 (13.31%) TCP/IP
17 37 (13.31%) BGP
17 37 (13.31%) Cisco Nexus
18 36 (12.95%) DNS
18 36 (12.95%) VMware Infrastructure
19 35 (12.59%) CCNA
20 34 (12.23%) Wireless
20 34 (12.23%) Windows Server
21 33 (11.87%) Citrix
22 31 (11.15%) Palo Alto
23 30 (10.79%) ITIL
24 29 (10.43%) DHCP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 24 (8.63%) Skype for Business
2 16 (5.76%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.96%) IIS
4 6 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.16%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.80%) Apache
6 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.44%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.08%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.08%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.72%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.72%) CMS
8 2 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.72%) nginx
8 2 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.36%) JBoss
9 1 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 27 (9.71%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) MS Project
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (5.76%) Office 365
2 12 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.44%) IaaS
5 3 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.08%) SaaS
6 2 (0.72%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.72%) PaaS
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 125 (44.96%) Firewall
2 67 (24.10%) LAN
3 64 (23.02%) WAN
4 47 (16.91%) Cisco ASA
5 41 (14.75%) Network Security
6 37 (13.31%) BGP
6 37 (13.31%) Cisco Nexus
6 37 (13.31%) TCP/IP
7 36 (12.95%) DNS
8 34 (12.23%) Wireless
9 29 (10.43%) DHCP
10 28 (10.07%) VPN
11 27 (9.71%) OSPF
12 26 (9.35%) VoIP
13 22 (7.91%) MPLS
13 22 (7.91%) SAN
14 19 (6.83%) Multicast
15 17 (6.12%) Unified Communications
16 16 (5.76%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (5.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.16%) Oracle Database
2 6 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (1.08%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.08%) MySQL
4 2 (0.72%) Apache Hive
4 2 (0.72%) Big Data
5 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.36%) DB2
5 1 (0.36%) HBase
5 1 (0.36%) OLAP
5 1 (0.36%) OLTP
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.36%) Redis
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (3.60%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.44%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.72%) JIRA
4 1 (0.36%) Hudson
4 1 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 111 (39.93%) Finance
2 45 (16.19%) Banking
3 16 (5.76%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.68%) Financial Institution
5 9 (3.24%) Retail
6 6 (2.16%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.16%) Law
7 5 (1.80%) Legal
8 2 (0.72%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) German Language
9 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (26.98%) Network Engineer
2 36 (12.95%) Architect
3 28 (10.07%) Analyst
3 28 (10.07%) Cisco Engineer
4 24 (8.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 23 (8.27%) Administrator
6 21 (7.55%) Senior Network Engineer
7 20 (7.19%) Network Architect
7 20 (7.19%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (4.68%) Support Engineer
9 12 (4.32%) Consultant
9 12 (4.32%) Project Manager
10 11 (3.96%) Firewall Engineer
11 10 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (3.60%) Infrastructure Manager
11 10 (3.60%) Unified Communications Engineer
12 9 (3.24%) Network Analyst
13 8 (2.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 8 (2.88%) Programme Manager
13 8 (2.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.60%) XMPP
2 6 (2.16%) Middleware
3 5 (1.80%) 802.1X
3 5 (1.80%) SAML
4 2 (0.72%) CSS
4 2 (0.72%) ELK Stack
4 2 (0.72%) Kafka
4 2 (0.72%) Web Services
5 1 (0.36%) HTML
5 1 (0.36%) HTML5
5 1 (0.36%) JMS
5 1 (0.36%) JRuby
5 1 (0.36%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.36%) Mojolicious
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.36%) RFC 2544
Miscellaneous
1 70 (25.18%) Data Centre
2 18 (6.47%) Video Conferencing
3 13 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.32%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.24%) Hedge funds
5 9 (3.24%) Virtual Team
6 7 (2.52%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.16%) EMC VNX
8 5 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.80%) IVR
8 5 (1.80%) PMI
8 5 (1.80%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.44%) CMDB
10 3 (1.08%) Equities
10 3 (1.08%) Fintech
10 3 (1.08%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.08%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.72%) BYOD
11 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 81 (29.14%) Windows
2 45 (16.19%) Linux
3 34 (12.23%) Windows Server
4 17 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (5.40%) Unix
6 14 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (3.60%) Windows 7
8 9 (3.24%) Solaris
9 8 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.52%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.08%) CentOS
11 3 (1.08%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.72%) Android
12 2 (0.72%) Debian
13 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.36%) VyOS
13 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (10.79%) ITIL
2 23 (8.27%) Network Architecture
2 23 (8.27%) Project Management
3 22 (7.91%) Migration
4 21 (7.55%) Change Management
4 21 (7.55%) Network Design
5 19 (6.83%) Information Security
6 17 (6.12%) DevOps
6 17 (6.12%) Load Balancing
7 16 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (5.40%) Network Management
9 14 (5.04%) Change Control
9 14 (5.04%) PRINCE2
10 11 (3.96%) Low Latency
10 11 (3.96%) Validation
11 10 (3.60%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (3.60%) Security Operations
12 9 (3.24%) Service Delivery
13 8 (2.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (10.07%) PowerShell
2 21 (7.55%) SQL
3 18 (6.47%) Python
4 9 (3.24%) Java
5 7 (2.52%) Perl
6 5 (1.80%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.80%) VB
7 4 (1.44%) C
8 2 (0.72%) C#
8 2 (0.72%) C++
8 2 (0.72%) R
8 2 (0.72%) Ruby
8 2 (0.72%) Scala
8 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 89 (32.01%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (16.91%) CCNP
3 35 (12.59%) CCNA
4 24 (8.63%) CCIE
5 17 (6.12%) CISSP
6 12 (4.32%) Degree
6 12 (4.32%) MCP
6 12 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (4.32%) PMI Certification
6 12 (4.32%) PMP
7 10 (3.60%) CCDE
7 10 (3.60%) CISM
7 10 (3.60%) Security Cleared
8 9 (3.24%) CCSP
8 9 (3.24%) CISA
9 7 (2.52%) CCDP
9 7 (2.52%) CCSE
9 7 (2.52%) MCSE
9 7 (2.52%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.80%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.68%) PCI DSS
2 10 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.16%) COBIT
3 6 (2.16%) SLA
4 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.36%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 52 (18.71%) Active Directory
2 36 (12.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.32%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.24%) vSphere
4 9 (3.24%) XenApp
5 7 (2.52%) VMware ESX
6 6 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.16%) Xen
7 4 (1.44%) KVM
7 4 (1.44%) NFS
7 4 (1.44%) ProxySG
8 3 (1.08%) DFS Replication
8 3 (1.08%) Firmware
9 2 (0.72%) SRDF
10 1 (0.36%) Docker
10 1 (0.36%) Gluster
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.36%) vCloud
10 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (5.76%) Puppet
2 9 (3.24%) SCCM
3 6 (2.16%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.44%) Nagios
5 3 (1.08%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.08%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (1.08%) logstash
5 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.08%) OPNET
5 3 (1.08%) SCOM
5 3 (1.08%) WSUS
6 2 (0.72%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.72%) Control-M
6 2 (0.72%) Kibana
6 2 (0.72%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (0.72%) Nessus
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.36%) MIIS
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 82 (29.50%) CheckPoint
2 76 (27.34%) Microsoft
3 55 (19.78%) VMware
4 44 (15.83%) Juniper
5 42 (15.11%) F5
6 33 (11.87%) Citrix
7 31 (11.15%) Palo Alto
8 25 (8.99%) Fortinet
9 19 (6.83%) HP
10 16 (5.76%) Blue Coat
11 15 (5.40%) Aruba
11 15 (5.40%) Riverbed
12 14 (5.04%) SolarWinds
13 11 (3.96%) IBM
13 11 (3.96%) Oracle
14 10 (3.60%) Dell
14 10 (3.60%) EMC
15 9 (3.24%) Avaya
15 9 (3.24%) Brocade
15 9 (3.24%) Red Hat
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