The table below looks at the statistics 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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 5 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 22 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 17.89% 10.45% 3.37%
As % of the Vendors category 28.21% 17.95% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 0
Median daily rate £315 £181 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.79% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+35.13% -17.77%
Cisco
Northern Ireland

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

Vendors Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
78 39 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 63.41% 58.21% 43.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 24 13
Median daily rate £255 £200 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £17.00
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 County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in County Antrim

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +7 22 £315 +73.79% 3
Cisco
Northern Ireland

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 30 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 22 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (57.14%) CCNP
3 12 (42.86%) Wireless
4 11 (39.29%) OSPF
5 8 (28.57%) BGP
6 7 (25.00%) Network Design
7 6 (21.43%) CCIE
7 6 (21.43%) Finance
7 6 (21.43%) Firewall
7 6 (21.43%) Unified Communications
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco UCCX
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
8 5 (17.86%) MGCP
8 5 (17.86%) SCCP
8 5 (17.86%) H.323
8 5 (17.86%) LAN
8 5 (17.86%) WAN
8 5 (17.86%) Banking
8 5 (17.86%) Tandberg
8 5 (17.86%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (14.29%) ITIL
9 4 (14.29%) Software Licensing
9 4 (14.29%) Aruba
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
9 4 (14.29%) Presales
9 4 (14.29%) Service Design
10 3 (10.71%) NICE Systems

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Acrobat
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Wireless
2 11 (39.29%) OSPF
3 8 (28.57%) BGP
4 6 (21.43%) Firewall
4 6 (21.43%) Unified Communications
5 5 (17.86%) H.323
5 5 (17.86%) LAN
5 5 (17.86%) MGCP
5 5 (17.86%) SCCP
5 5 (17.86%) WAN
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (10.71%) EIGRP
7 3 (10.71%) PABX
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (3.57%) Internet
8 1 (3.57%) TETRA
8 1 (3.57%) VPN
8 1 (3.57%) WebEx
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
2 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Network Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Lead Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Network Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Design Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Security Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Wireless Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (3.57%) BYOD
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
1 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Network Design
2 4 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Presales
2 4 (14.29%) Service Design
2 4 (14.29%) Software Licensing
3 3 (10.71%) Information Security
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) ITSM
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 22 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (57.14%) CCNP
3 6 (21.43%) CCIE
4 3 (10.71%) CCNA
4 3 (10.71%) CCSA
4 3 (10.71%) CCSE
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (10.71%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Tandberg
2 4 (14.29%) Aruba
3 3 (10.71%) Blue Coat
3 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
3 3 (10.71%) Fortinet
3 3 (10.71%) Intel Security
3 3 (10.71%) IronPort
3 3 (10.71%) Juniper
3 3 (10.71%) NICE Systems
4 2 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow