The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 24 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.21% 3.05% 6.09%
As % of the Vendors category 2.99% 6.56% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate £390 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £400 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £400 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.00%
Cisco
West Sussex

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

Vendors Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
67 61 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 40.61% 46.56% 44.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 38 27
Average daily rate £401 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 10 (71.43%) ITIL
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) SMTP
2 8 (57.14%) DHCP
2 8 (57.14%) FTP
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 8 (57.14%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) CCNA
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 8 (57.14%) CCENT
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (50.00%) LAN
4 6 (42.86%) VPN
4 6 (42.86%) CCNP
4 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 6 (42.86%) Aruba
5 5 (35.71%) WAN
5 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) VoIP
6 4 (28.57%) SNMP
6 4 (28.57%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Juniper
6 4 (28.57%) VRRP
6 4 (28.57%) CCSA
6 4 (28.57%) CCSE

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (57.14%) DHCP
2 8 (57.14%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) FTP
2 8 (57.14%) SMTP
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 7 (50.00%) LAN
4 6 (42.86%) VPN
5 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
5 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (28.57%) HSRP
6 4 (28.57%) IPsec
6 4 (28.57%) SNMP
6 4 (28.57%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (28.57%) tcpdump
6 4 (28.57%) VLAN
6 4 (28.57%) VoIP
6 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Back Office
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Network Support
2 4 (28.57%) Check Point Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Check Point Support
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall Support
2 4 (28.57%) Network Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Network Support Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Support Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Network Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) BYOD
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) iSeries
2 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CCENT
1 8 (57.14%) CCNA
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) CCSA
3 4 (28.57%) CCSE
3 4 (28.57%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (14.29%) JNCIA
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (7.14%) CISMP
5 1 (7.14%) CISSP
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PMBOK
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) VirtualBox
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
2 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cacti
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Aruba
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) Qualys
5 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
6 1 (7.14%) CommVault
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) IronPort
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) Veeam