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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 21 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 19 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 8.52% 4.72% 4.12%
As % of the Vendors category 20.00% 10.87% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 0
Median daily rate £326 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+14.08% +12.94%

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
95 46 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 42.60% 43.40% 55.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 13 24
Median daily rate £326 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £109 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 -1 19 £326 - 4
Cisco
Northern Ireland

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 23 (67.65%) Network Design
2 22 (64.71%) Finance
2 22 (64.71%) Juniper
3 21 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (55.88%) CCNP
5 17 (50.00%) Arista
6 14 (41.18%) Data Centre
7 13 (38.24%) Project Management
8 11 (32.35%) CCIE
9 9 (26.47%) Avaya
9 9 (26.47%) Banking
10 8 (23.53%) EIGRP
10 8 (23.53%) OSPF
10 8 (23.53%) BGP
10 8 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (20.59%) Retail Banking
11 7 (20.59%) Retail
12 5 (14.71%) Firewall
12 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
12 5 (14.71%) Network Management
13 4 (11.76%) IronPort
13 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
13 4 (11.76%) Riverbed
13 4 (11.76%) FortiGate
13 4 (11.76%) Structured Cabling
13 4 (11.76%) SevOne
13 4 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 4 (11.76%) Aruba
13 4 (11.76%) FireEye
13 4 (11.76%) Nagios

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
1 1 (2.94%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) BGP
1 8 (23.53%) EIGRP
1 8 (23.53%) OSPF
2 5 (14.71%) Firewall
3 4 (11.76%) DHCP
3 4 (11.76%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) DWDM
3 4 (11.76%) MPLS
3 4 (11.76%) SSL
3 4 (11.76%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (11.76%) VPN
3 4 (11.76%) Wireless
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.94%) DMZ
4 1 (2.94%) FWSM
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) PABX
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
General
1 22 (64.71%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Banking
3 7 (20.59%) Retail
3 7 (20.59%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Design Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Network Design Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Blue Coat Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Security Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Designer
4 3 (8.82%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Network Designer
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) ICT Officer
5 2 (5.88%) Network Support
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) ICT Support
6 1 (2.94%) ICT Support Officer
6 1 (2.94%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (11.76%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) Handset
3 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Network Design
2 13 (38.24%) Project Management
3 5 (14.71%) Network Management
4 4 (11.76%) Information Security
5 1 (2.94%) Email Management
5 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.94%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) Perl
1 4 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (55.88%) CCNP
3 11 (32.35%) CCIE
4 4 (11.76%) JNCIE
4 4 (11.76%) JNCIP
5 2 (5.88%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) FortiGate
1 4 (11.76%) Nagios
2 1 (2.94%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (2.94%) OpenView
2 1 (2.94%) OPNET
2 1 (2.94%) OVSD
2 1 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Juniper
2 17 (50.00%) Arista
3 9 (26.47%) Avaya
4 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.76%) Aruba
5 4 (11.76%) Blue Coat
5 4 (11.76%) FireEye
5 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
5 4 (11.76%) IronPort
5 4 (11.76%) Radware
5 4 (11.76%) Riverbed
5 4 (11.76%) SevOne
5 4 (11.76%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.94%) Clearswift
6 1 (2.94%) HP
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) Symantec
6 1 (2.94%) Tandberg
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