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 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
London / City of London
Rank 50 59 36
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Contract jobs citing Cisco 113 99 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.85% 3.27% 4.69%
As % of the Vendors category 8.95% 8.15% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 76 168
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Median hourly rate £38.75 £21.25 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.35% -9.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.38 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.89% +31.97%

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
1262 1215 2195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.03% 40.10% 43.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 886 1617
Median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 50
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.66% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £28.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 105 (42.51%) Firewall
2 89 (36.03%) Finance
3 70 (28.34%) LAN
4 68 (27.53%) WAN
5 67 (27.13%) Windows
5 67 (27.13%) Cisco Certification
6 60 (24.29%) Data Centre
7 53 (21.46%) Microsoft
7 53 (21.46%) CheckPoint
8 51 (20.65%) VMware
9 46 (18.62%) Banking
10 42 (17.00%) Cisco ASA
10 42 (17.00%) Linux
11 41 (16.60%) CCNP
12 40 (16.19%) Citrix
12 40 (16.19%) Network Security
13 34 (13.77%) Juniper
13 34 (13.77%) Wireless
14 32 (12.96%) Active Directory
15 30 (12.15%) BGP
15 30 (12.15%) VMware Infrastructure
15 30 (12.15%) Windows Server
16 28 (11.34%) TCP/IP
17 27 (10.93%) VPN
17 27 (10.93%) F5
17 27 (10.93%) Palo Alto
18 26 (10.53%) MPLS
19 25 (10.12%) SQL Server
20 23 (9.31%) OSPF
20 23 (9.31%) Cisco Nexus

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 14 (5.67%) Skype for Business
2 12 (4.86%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.05%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.24%) IIS
5 6 (2.43%) Apache
6 4 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.62%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.21%) nginx
7 3 (1.21%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.81%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.81%) CMS
8 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.40%) JBoss
9 1 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (6.48%) MS Office
2 12 (4.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) MS Project
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.45%) Office 365
3 8 (3.24%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.62%) IaaS
5 3 (1.21%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.21%) PaaS
5 3 (1.21%) SaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.40%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 105 (42.51%) Firewall
2 70 (28.34%) LAN
3 68 (27.53%) WAN
4 42 (17.00%) Cisco ASA
5 40 (16.19%) Network Security
6 34 (13.77%) Wireless
7 30 (12.15%) BGP
8 28 (11.34%) TCP/IP
9 27 (10.93%) VPN
10 26 (10.53%) MPLS
11 23 (9.31%) Cisco Nexus
11 23 (9.31%) OSPF
12 22 (8.91%) DNS
13 20 (8.10%) DHCP
14 19 (7.69%) Internet
14 19 (7.69%) SAN
15 18 (7.29%) VoIP
16 17 (6.88%) Cisco IOS
17 15 (6.07%) Multicast
18 13 (5.26%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.62%) MySQL
4 3 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.21%) Big Data
4 3 (1.21%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.81%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.40%) HBase
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (3.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.21%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 89 (36.03%) Finance
2 46 (18.62%) Banking
3 14 (5.67%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.26%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.24%) Retail
6 6 (2.43%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.43%) Law
7 5 (2.02%) Legal
8 2 (0.81%) Advertising
8 2 (0.81%) Electronics
8 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.81%) Marketing
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) French Language
9 1 (0.40%) Games
9 1 (0.40%) German Language
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (29.55%) Network Engineer
2 34 (13.77%) Analyst
3 29 (11.74%) Architect
4 25 (10.12%) Senior Network Engineer
5 21 (8.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 19 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 16 (6.48%) Infrastructure Manager
8 15 (6.07%) Administrator
9 14 (5.67%) Network Analyst
9 14 (5.67%) Project Manager
10 12 (4.86%) Support Analyst
10 12 (4.86%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (4.05%) Firewall Engineer
11 10 (4.05%) Network Architect
12 9 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
13 8 (3.24%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 8 (3.24%) IT Analyst
13 8 (3.24%) Network Support
13 8 (3.24%) Security Engineer
13 8 (3.24%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.43%) XMPP
2 5 (2.02%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.02%) Middleware
3 3 (1.21%) ELK Stack
4 2 (0.81%) CSS
4 2 (0.81%) Kafka
4 2 (0.81%) SAML
5 1 (0.40%) HTML
5 1 (0.40%) HTML5
5 1 (0.40%) JMS
5 1 (0.40%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.40%) Mojolicious
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.40%) RFC 2544
5 1 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (24.29%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.88%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.05%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.05%) Virtual Team
4 6 (2.43%) EMC VNX
4 6 (2.43%) PMI
5 5 (2.02%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.02%) Hedge funds
5 5 (2.02%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.62%) Clustering
6 4 (1.62%) CMDB
7 3 (1.21%) Equities
7 3 (1.21%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.21%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.81%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.81%) iPhone
8 2 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 67 (27.13%) Windows
2 42 (17.00%) Linux
3 30 (12.15%) Windows Server
4 17 (6.88%) Unix
5 13 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (4.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (3.64%) Solaris
9 8 (3.24%) Windows 7
10 7 (2.83%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.62%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.21%) CentOS
12 3 (1.21%) Debian
13 2 (0.81%) Android
13 2 (0.81%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.81%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (8.91%) ITIL
2 21 (8.50%) Migration
3 19 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (7.29%) DevOps
4 18 (7.29%) Network Design
5 17 (6.88%) Load Balancing
6 16 (6.48%) Change Management
7 15 (6.07%) PRINCE2
8 14 (5.67%) Information Security
8 14 (5.67%) Project Management
9 13 (5.26%) Low Latency
10 12 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (4.86%) Network Architecture
10 12 (4.86%) Network Management
11 11 (4.45%) Validation
12 10 (4.05%) Programme Management
12 10 (4.05%) Service Delivery
13 9 (3.64%) Change Control
14 8 (3.24%) High Availability
15 7 (2.83%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.48%) Python
2 15 (6.07%) PowerShell
3 13 (5.26%) SQL
4 6 (2.43%) Java
4 6 (2.43%) Perl
5 5 (2.02%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.21%) C
7 2 (0.81%) C#
7 2 (0.81%) R
7 2 (0.81%) Scala
7 2 (0.81%) VB
8 1 (0.40%) C++
8 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.40%) PHP
8 1 (0.40%) Ruby
8 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (27.13%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (16.60%) CCNP
3 22 (8.91%) CCNA
4 16 (6.48%) CCIE
5 14 (5.67%) PMI Certification
5 14 (5.67%) PMP
6 12 (4.86%) CISSP
7 11 (4.45%) CCSP
7 11 (4.45%) Security Cleared
8 8 (3.24%) Degree
8 8 (3.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (3.24%) SC Cleared
9 7 (2.83%) CCSE
9 7 (2.83%) CISM
9 7 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (2.43%) CCDP
10 6 (2.43%) CISA
10 6 (2.43%) MCP
11 5 (2.02%) GSEC
11 5 (2.02%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.83%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.43%) COBIT
2 6 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.62%) SLA
4 2 (0.81%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 32 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 30 (12.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.86%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.24%) XenApp
5 7 (2.83%) VMware ESX
6 6 (2.43%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.43%) Xen
7 4 (1.62%) ProxySG
8 3 (1.21%) KVM
9 2 (0.81%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.81%) Firmware
9 2 (0.81%) NFS
9 2 (0.81%) SRDF
9 2 (0.81%) vCloud
9 2 (0.81%) vSphere
9 2 (0.81%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.81%) XenServer
10 1 (0.40%) Docker
10 1 (0.40%) Gluster
10 1 (0.40%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 16 (6.48%) Puppet
2 9 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.02%) SCCM
5 4 (1.62%) Nagios
6 3 (1.21%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.21%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (1.21%) Kibana
6 3 (1.21%) logstash
6 3 (1.21%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.21%) OPNET
7 2 (0.81%) Control-M
7 2 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.81%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.81%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (0.81%) Nessus
7 2 (0.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.40%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 53 (21.46%) CheckPoint
1 53 (21.46%) Microsoft
2 51 (20.65%) VMware
3 40 (16.19%) Citrix
4 34 (13.77%) Juniper
5 27 (10.93%) F5
5 27 (10.93%) Palo Alto
6 22 (8.91%) HP
7 21 (8.50%) Fortinet
8 14 (5.67%) SolarWinds
9 12 (4.86%) Aruba
10 11 (4.45%) Red Hat
10 11 (4.45%) Riverbed
11 10 (4.05%) Blue Coat
11 10 (4.05%) EMC
11 10 (4.05%) IBM
11 10 (4.05%) Polycom
12 9 (3.64%) Oracle
13 8 (3.24%) Dell
14 7 (2.83%) Meraki
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