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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 48 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 149 228 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.44% 3.83% 3.93%
As % of the Vendors category 10.57% 8.82% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 164 150
Median daily rate £450 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £18.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -20.00%
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
1409 2585 2603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.95% 43.47% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1081 1913 1777
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 63 55
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.98 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.47% -11.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £33.10 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 124 (48.25%) Firewall
2 101 (39.30%) Cisco Certification
3 98 (38.13%) Finance
4 78 (30.35%) Windows
4 78 (30.35%) WAN
5 73 (28.40%) LAN
6 66 (25.68%) CheckPoint
7 63 (24.51%) CCNP
8 61 (23.74%) Data Centre
9 55 (21.40%) Cisco ASA
10 54 (21.01%) Active Directory
10 54 (21.01%) Microsoft
11 50 (19.46%) VMware
12 49 (19.07%) Juniper
13 44 (17.12%) DNS
14 42 (16.34%) TCP/IP
14 42 (16.34%) ITIL
14 42 (16.34%) F5
15 39 (15.18%) Banking
15 39 (15.18%) BGP
16 38 (14.79%) CCNA
17 37 (14.40%) DHCP
17 37 (14.40%) Cisco Nexus
18 36 (14.01%) Wireless
19 33 (12.84%) Network Security
19 33 (12.84%) Windows Server
20 32 (12.45%) VMware Infrastructure
21 31 (12.06%) Migration
22 30 (11.67%) VPN
22 30 (11.67%) Linux

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 (9.34%) Skype for Business
2 15 (5.84%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (3.11%) IIS
4 8 (3.11%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.95%) Apache
5 5 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.95%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.17%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.17%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.17%) Zimbra
8 2 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.78%) JBoss
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.39%) Confluence
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 27 (10.51%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.45%) MS Office
3 4 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) HipChat
4 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.39%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.28%) Office 365
3 10 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.72%) IaaS
5 5 (1.95%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.17%) PaaS
7 2 (0.78%) SaaS
8 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.39%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.39%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 124 (48.25%) Firewall
2 78 (30.35%) WAN
3 73 (28.40%) LAN
4 55 (21.40%) Cisco ASA
5 44 (17.12%) DNS
6 42 (16.34%) TCP/IP
7 39 (15.18%) BGP
8 37 (14.40%) Cisco Nexus
8 37 (14.40%) DHCP
9 36 (14.01%) Wireless
10 33 (12.84%) Network Security
11 30 (11.67%) SAN
11 30 (11.67%) VPN
12 27 (10.51%) MPLS
12 27 (10.51%) VoIP
13 22 (8.56%) OSPF
14 19 (7.39%) IP Telephony
14 19 (7.39%) Multicast
15 17 (6.61%) EIGRP
16 16 (6.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.95%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.17%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.17%) HBase
5 2 (0.78%) MySQL
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.39%) DB2
6 1 (0.39%) OLAP
6 1 (0.39%) OLTP
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.39%) Redis
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.39%) Hudson
2 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 98 (38.13%) Finance
2 39 (15.18%) Banking
3 17 (6.61%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.89%) Financial Institution
4 10 (3.89%) Legal
5 8 (3.11%) Law
6 6 (2.33%) Retail
7 5 (1.95%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.17%) Advertising
8 3 (1.17%) Publishing
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Front Office
9 1 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 86 (33.46%) Network Engineer
2 36 (14.01%) Architect
3 27 (10.51%) Cisco Engineer
4 25 (9.73%) Senior Network Engineer
5 22 (8.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 21 (8.17%) Network Architect
7 20 (7.78%) Administrator
8 17 (6.61%) Project Manager
9 16 (6.23%) Systems Administrator
10 15 (5.84%) Consultant
11 14 (5.45%) Infrastructure Manager
12 11 (4.28%) Analyst
12 11 (4.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (3.89%) Network Consultant
14 9 (3.50%) Network Security Engineer
14 9 (3.50%) Programme Manager
14 9 (3.50%) Security Engineer
14 9 (3.50%) Support Engineer
15 8 (3.11%) Firewall Engineer
15 8 (3.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.89%) XMPP
2 8 (3.11%) Web Services
3 6 (2.33%) 802.1X
3 6 (2.33%) Middleware
4 4 (1.56%) JRuby
4 4 (1.56%) SAML
5 2 (0.78%) Node.js
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.39%) Flash
6 1 (0.39%) LAMP
6 1 (0.39%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.39%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (0.39%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (23.74%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.06%) Hedge funds
2 13 (5.06%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (3.89%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.11%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.72%) IVR
7 6 (2.33%) EqualLogic
7 6 (2.33%) Replication
8 4 (1.56%) PMI
9 3 (1.17%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.17%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.17%) Fintech
9 3 (1.17%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.78%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.78%) Statistics
10 2 (0.78%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.39%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.39%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 78 (30.35%) Windows
2 33 (12.84%) Windows Server
3 30 (11.67%) Linux
4 24 (9.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (6.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (5.45%) Windows 7
7 9 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.72%) Unix
9 6 (2.33%) Solaris
10 5 (1.95%) CentOS
11 4 (1.56%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.56%) VyOS
11 4 (1.56%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.17%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.78%) Android
13 2 (0.78%) CatOS
13 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.34%) ITIL
2 31 (12.06%) Migration
3 29 (11.28%) Network Design
4 26 (10.12%) Project Management
4 26 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (7.39%) Change Management
6 18 (7.00%) Change Control
7 16 (6.23%) PRINCE2
8 15 (5.84%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (5.45%) Network Architecture
10 12 (4.67%) Load Balancing
10 12 (4.67%) Network Management
10 12 (4.67%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (3.89%) Service Management
12 8 (3.11%) Information Security
13 7 (2.72%) Configuration Management
13 7 (2.72%) Low Latency
13 7 (2.72%) Risk Management
13 7 (2.72%) Time Management
14 6 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (8.56%) PowerShell
2 20 (7.78%) SQL
3 11 (4.28%) Python
4 7 (2.72%) Java
5 6 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.95%) Perl
6 5 (1.95%) Ruby
7 3 (1.17%) C
7 3 (1.17%) VB
8 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.39%) C++
9 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.39%) Korn
9 1 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 101 (39.30%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (24.51%) CCNP
3 38 (14.79%) CCNA
4 26 (10.12%) CCIE
5 17 (6.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (6.23%) Degree
7 13 (5.06%) PMP
8 12 (4.67%) PMI Certification
9 11 (4.28%) CCDP
10 10 (3.89%) CCDE
11 9 (3.50%) MCP
12 8 (3.11%) CISSP
12 8 (3.11%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (3.11%) MCSE
13 6 (2.33%) CCSE
14 5 (1.95%) CCSP
14 5 (1.95%) MCTS
14 5 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (1.56%) MCSA
15 4 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.11%) SLA
2 7 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.17%) QA
4 2 (0.78%) COBIT
4 2 (0.78%) COSO
4 2 (0.78%) ISO27005
5 1 (0.39%) MiFID
5 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (21.01%) Active Directory
2 32 (12.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.50%) NFS
4 8 (3.11%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.11%) VMware ESX
4 8 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (3.11%) vSphere
5 6 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.56%) KVM
6 4 (1.56%) SRDF
6 4 (1.56%) XenApp
7 3 (1.17%) Firmware
7 3 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.17%) Xen
8 2 (0.78%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.78%) UAG
9 1 (0.39%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.39%) Docker
9 1 (0.39%) oVirt
9 1 (0.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (5.06%) SCCM
2 10 (3.89%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (3.11%) Puppet
4 6 (2.33%) WSUS
5 5 (1.95%) FortiGate
5 5 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (1.56%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (1.56%) Nagios
6 4 (1.56%) SCOM
7 3 (1.17%) Control-M
7 3 (1.17%) MIIS
8 2 (0.78%) Ansible
8 2 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.78%) MIMEsweeper
8 2 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 66 (25.68%) CheckPoint
2 54 (21.01%) Microsoft
3 50 (19.46%) VMware
4 49 (19.07%) Juniper
5 42 (16.34%) F5
6 25 (9.73%) Palo Alto
7 19 (7.39%) Citrix
8 17 (6.61%) HP
9 16 (6.23%) Avaya
9 16 (6.23%) Dell
10 15 (5.84%) Oracle
10 15 (5.84%) Riverbed
11 14 (5.45%) Blue Coat
12 12 (4.67%) Brocade
12 12 (4.67%) SolarWinds
13 10 (3.89%) Aruba
13 10 (3.89%) EMC
13 10 (3.89%) Fortinet
13 10 (3.89%) NetApp
14 7 (2.72%) Alcatel-Lucent
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