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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 26 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 21 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 8.05% 4.73% 2.04%
As % of the Vendors category 19.27% 13.33% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
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 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
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
109 60 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 41.76% 35.50% 31.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 41 39
Median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £293 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £683
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 39 (75.00%) Firewall
2 32 (61.54%) SC Cleared
2 32 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 27 (51.92%) PCI DSS
4 25 (48.08%) VMware
5 23 (44.23%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (42.31%) WAN
7 20 (38.46%) AlienVault
8 19 (36.54%) LAN
9 18 (34.62%) TCP/IP
9 18 (34.62%) vSphere
9 18 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (34.62%) Nessus
9 18 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 18 (34.62%) Identity Access Management
9 18 (34.62%) Security Operations
9 18 (34.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 18 (34.62%) SIEM
9 18 (34.62%) Kalman Filter
10 16 (30.77%) CheckPoint
10 16 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
10 16 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
11 14 (26.92%) Juniper
12 13 (25.00%) SSL
12 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
12 13 (25.00%) RMADS
12 13 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (23.08%) Patch Management
13 12 (23.08%) Network Security
14 11 (21.15%) Active Directory

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 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 39 (75.00%) Firewall
2 23 (44.23%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (42.31%) WAN
4 19 (36.54%) LAN
5 18 (34.62%) TCP/IP
6 16 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
7 13 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (25.00%) SSL
8 12 (23.08%) Network Security
9 9 (17.31%) IPsec
9 9 (17.31%) VPN
10 8 (15.38%) Wireless
11 6 (11.54%) BGP
12 5 (9.62%) BIG-IP
12 5 (9.62%) DNS
12 5 (9.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (9.62%) Internet
12 5 (9.62%) OSPF
12 5 (9.62%) WLAN
13 3 (5.77%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
1 2 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Law
2 4 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Network Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Architect
3 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (15.38%) Security Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Operational Security Manager
5 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Security Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Security Operations Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Administrator
6 5 (9.62%) Juniper Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Operations Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Cisco Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.92%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (3.85%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.92%) RIA
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Linux
1 7 (13.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (9.62%) CentOS
2 5 (9.62%) Unix
2 5 (9.62%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) Solaris
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Identity Access Management
1 18 (34.62%) Kalman Filter
1 18 (34.62%) Security Operations
1 18 (34.62%) SIEM
2 16 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
3 12 (23.08%) Patch Management
4 11 (21.15%) ITIL
4 11 (21.15%) Network Management
5 9 (17.31%) Security Management
6 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (11.54%) Network Security Management
7 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.62%) Content Management
8 5 (9.62%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (9.62%) ITIL V3
8 5 (9.62%) Network Architecture
8 5 (9.62%) Network Design
8 5 (9.62%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 32 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 10 (19.23%) DV Cleared
2 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (15.38%) BC Cleared
3 8 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (11.54%) MCSA
5 5 (9.62%) CCIE
5 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (7.69%) MCSE
7 1 (1.92%) CCDP
7 1 (1.92%) CCNA
7 1 (1.92%) CCNP
7 1 (1.92%) Degree
7 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (51.92%) PCI DSS
2 18 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (25.00%) RMADS
4 5 (9.62%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (34.62%) vSphere
2 11 (21.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.62%) ProxySG
4 2 (3.85%) vCloud
4 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (34.62%) Nessus
1 18 (34.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (5.77%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.85%) Puppet
3 2 (3.85%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) VMware
2 20 (38.46%) AlienVault
3 16 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 14 (26.92%) Juniper
5 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 10 (19.23%) Palo Alto
6 7 (13.46%) Citrix
7 5 (9.62%) Blue Coat
7 5 (9.62%) F5
8 4 (7.69%) FireEye
8 4 (7.69%) Oracle
8 4 (7.69%) Sourcefire
9 2 (3.85%) Atlassian
9 2 (3.85%) Avaya
10 1 (1.92%) Motorola