The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the County Antrim region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 14 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 3 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.33% - 7.45%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% - 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Average daily rate
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- - £213
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.03
% change year-on-year
- +12.33%
Vendors Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
39 55 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 43.33% 51.89% 54.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 31 35
Average daily rate £275 £388 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +55.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £252 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Cisco
Northern Ireland

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco across the County Antrim region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the County Antrim region.

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast - 2 - - 2
Cisco
Northern Ireland

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing Cisco also 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 that cited Cisco.

1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) GCIH
3 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (20.00%) CEH
3 1 (20.00%) Snort
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (20.00%) LogLogic
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) GPEN
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) OPNET
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) GIAC

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing Cisco also 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 that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Engagement Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) SSCP
3 1 (20.00%) GIAC
3 1 (20.00%) GCIH
3 1 (20.00%) CEH
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) GPEN
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Sun
1 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (20.00%) LogLogic