The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 37 28 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs citing Cisco 10 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.64% 1.45% 4.71%
As % of the Vendors category 9.43% 2.50% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Median daily rate £470 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 - £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £18.38 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.33%
Cisco
London

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

Vendors Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
106 80 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 38.55% 57.97% 61.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 51 38
Median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £27.78 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.60% +63.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) Juniper
3 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (46.67%) F5
4 7 (46.67%) ITIL V3
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (46.67%) VPN
4 7 (46.67%) SSL
5 6 (40.00%) Internet
5 6 (40.00%) SAN
5 6 (40.00%) Wireless
5 6 (40.00%) IPsec
5 6 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (33.33%) Blue Coat
6 5 (33.33%) ProxySG
6 5 (33.33%) BIG-IP
6 5 (33.33%) VLAN
6 5 (33.33%) Network Security
6 5 (33.33%) BGP
6 5 (33.33%) Citrix
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (26.67%) WAN
7 4 (26.67%) OSPF
7 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
7 4 (26.67%) Sourcefire
7 4 (26.67%) Finance
7 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
7 4 (26.67%) FireEye

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (46.67%) SSL
2 7 (46.67%) VPN
3 6 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (40.00%) Internet
3 6 (40.00%) IPsec
3 6 (40.00%) SAN
3 6 (40.00%) Wireless
4 5 (33.33%) BGP
4 5 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 5 (33.33%) Network Security
4 5 (33.33%) VLAN
5 4 (26.67%) OSPF
5 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) DHCP
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) WLAN
7 2 (13.33%) MPLS
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Designer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Security Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Architect
4 2 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Architect
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL V3
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Cutover Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Network Design
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Network Management
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) BC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCIE
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Juniper
2 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (46.67%) F5
4 5 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 5 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (26.67%) FireEye
5 4 (26.67%) Palo Alto
5 4 (26.67%) Sourcefire
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
7 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
7 1 (6.67%) Motorola
7 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
7 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL
7 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard