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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
London / Croydon
Rank 19 22 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing Cisco 21 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 9.46% 3.65% 7.37%
As % of the Vendors category 23.33% 16.00% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 1
Median daily rate £475 £449 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.84% +12.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +60.00%

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
90 50 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 40.54% 22.83% 38.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 37 24
Median daily rate £450 £394 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £290 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £656
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 38 (74.51%) Firewall
2 37 (72.55%) SC Cleared
2 37 (72.55%) Security Cleared
3 26 (50.98%) PCI DSS
4 25 (49.02%) VMware
5 24 (47.06%) WAN
6 23 (45.10%) Identity Access Management
7 20 (39.22%) AlienVault
8 19 (37.25%) LAN
9 18 (35.29%) TCP/IP
9 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
9 18 (35.29%) vSphere
9 18 (35.29%) Nessus
9 18 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 18 (35.29%) Security Operations
9 18 (35.29%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 18 (35.29%) SIEM
9 18 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
10 16 (31.37%) Vulnerability Management
10 16 (31.37%) Intrusion Detection
10 16 (31.37%) Active Directory
11 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
12 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (25.49%) Management Information System
13 13 (25.49%) RMADS
13 13 (25.49%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (23.53%) Patch Management
14 12 (23.53%) SSL
15 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange

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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.92%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (74.51%) Firewall
2 24 (47.06%) WAN
3 19 (37.25%) LAN
4 18 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (35.29%) TCP/IP
5 16 (31.37%) Intrusion Detection
6 13 (25.49%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (23.53%) SSL
8 9 (17.65%) VPN
9 7 (13.73%) Network Security
10 6 (11.76%) MPLS
11 5 (9.80%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (9.80%) VLAN
12 4 (7.84%) BGP
12 4 (7.84%) IPsec
12 4 (7.84%) OSPF
12 4 (7.84%) Wireless
12 4 (7.84%) WLAN
13 2 (3.92%) DNS
13 2 (3.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.80%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.92%) JIRA
1 2 (3.92%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (3.92%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (7.84%) Law
1 4 (7.84%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Architect
2 11 (21.57%) Network Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (15.69%) Security Manager
4 6 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Operational Security Manager
4 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Security Operations Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Active Directory Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Administrator
5 5 (9.80%) Operations Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Technical Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Juniper Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Unix Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.96%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.80%) Clustering
2 5 (9.80%) Replication
3 2 (3.92%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (3.92%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) RIA
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Unix
1 10 (19.61%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (9.80%) CentOS
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Identity Access Management
2 18 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
2 18 (35.29%) Security Operations
2 18 (35.29%) SIEM
3 16 (31.37%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (23.53%) Patch Management
5 10 (19.61%) Network Management
6 9 (17.65%) Security Management
7 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (11.76%) Migration
8 6 (11.76%) Network Security Management
9 5 (9.80%) Content Management
9 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (9.80%) High Availability
9 5 (9.80%) ITIL
9 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
9 5 (9.80%) Network Design
9 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2
9 5 (9.80%) Server Building
9 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (72.55%) SC Cleared
1 37 (72.55%) Security Cleared
2 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (19.61%) DV Cleared
4 9 (17.65%) CCIE
4 9 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (15.69%) BC Cleared
5 8 (15.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (15.69%) MCSE
6 6 (11.76%) MCSA
7 5 (9.80%) CCNA
7 5 (9.80%) CCNP
8 4 (7.84%) MCITP
8 4 (7.84%) MCP
8 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.96%) CCDP
9 1 (1.96%) Degree
9 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (50.98%) PCI DSS
2 18 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (25.49%) RMADS
4 5 (9.80%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (35.29%) vSphere
2 16 (31.37%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.80%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.92%) vCloud
4 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (35.29%) Nessus
1 18 (35.29%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (5.88%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.92%) Puppet
3 2 (3.92%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) VMware
2 20 (39.22%) AlienVault
3 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 10 (19.61%) CheckPoint
5 9 (17.65%) Juniper
6 7 (13.73%) Palo Alto
7 4 (7.84%) Oracle
8 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.92%) Avaya
8 2 (3.92%) Citrix