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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 5 12 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 14 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 14.43% 9.90% 1.87%
As % of the Vendors category 26.92% 17.24% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Median daily rate £315 £488 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.38% +178.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.63 £24.31 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.94% +38.92%
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
52 58 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 53.61% 57.43% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 15
Median daily rate £438 £225 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £121 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +88.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 6 May 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
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 6 May 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 14 £315 -35.38%
Cisco
Northern Ireland

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (42.86%) CCIE
3 7 (33.33%) Network Management
4 6 (28.57%) Network Design
4 6 (28.57%) CCNP
4 6 (28.57%) OSPF
4 6 (28.57%) BGP
5 5 (23.81%) MGCP
5 5 (23.81%) SCCP
5 5 (23.81%) H.323
5 5 (23.81%) Wireless
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Tandberg
5 5 (23.81%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (23.81%) Unified Communications
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (19.05%) Aruba
6 4 (19.05%) Software Licensing
6 4 (19.05%) Fault Management
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall
6 4 (19.05%) Banking
6 4 (19.05%) OpenView
6 4 (19.05%) HP
6 4 (19.05%) CA
6 4 (19.05%) LAN
6 4 (19.05%) WAN
7 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP

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 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) BGP
1 6 (28.57%) OSPF
2 5 (23.81%) H.323
2 5 (23.81%) MGCP
2 5 (23.81%) SCCP
2 5 (23.81%) Unified Communications
2 5 (23.81%) Wireless
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) Broadband
4 3 (14.29%) ISDN
4 3 (14.29%) PABX
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) VPN
5 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Network Support
4 4 (19.05%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Design Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Support
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Design Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (14.29%) e-Health
2 3 (14.29%) RSA SecurID
2 3 (14.29%) Statistics
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Network Management
2 6 (28.57%) Network Design
3 4 (19.05%) Fault Management
3 4 (19.05%) Software Licensing
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (42.86%) CCIE
3 6 (28.57%) CCNP
4 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
5 3 (14.29%) CCSA
5 3 (14.29%) CCSE
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) BS7799
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (19.05%) OpenView
3 3 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (14.29%) FortiGate
3 3 (14.29%) OPNET
4 1 (4.76%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Tandberg
2 4 (19.05%) Aruba
2 4 (19.05%) CA
2 4 (19.05%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
3 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 3 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 3 (14.29%) Intel Security
3 3 (14.29%) IronPort
3 3 (14.29%) Juniper
3 3 (14.29%) NICE Systems
4 2 (9.52%) Avaya
5 1 (4.76%) Peregrine