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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
London / Croydon
Rank 14 30 16
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing Cisco 18 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 8.53% 2.52% 7.34%
As % of the Vendors category 20.22% 13.73% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 3
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.19 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+9.12% +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 Croydon region.

Vendors Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
89 51 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 42.18% 18.35% 58.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 37 47
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

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 27 February 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 27 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 29 (72.50%) Security Cleared
2 27 (67.50%) Firewall
3 26 (65.00%) SC Cleared
4 19 (47.50%) WAN
5 16 (40.00%) VMware
6 15 (37.50%) Identity Access Management
7 14 (35.00%) PCI DSS
7 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
8 13 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (32.50%) AlienVault
9 12 (30.00%) SSL
9 12 (30.00%) LAN
9 12 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (27.50%) VPN
11 10 (25.00%) CCIE
11 10 (25.00%) Juniper
11 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 10 (25.00%) Nessus
11 10 (25.00%) Security Operations
11 10 (25.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 10 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (25.00%) vSphere
11 10 (25.00%) SIEM
12 9 (22.50%) Vulnerability Management
12 9 (22.50%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
12 9 (22.50%) MPLS
12 9 (22.50%) Wireless
13 8 (20.00%) CCNP

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 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (67.50%) Firewall
2 19 (47.50%) WAN
3 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (30.00%) LAN
4 12 (30.00%) SSL
5 11 (27.50%) VPN
6 9 (22.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (22.50%) MPLS
6 9 (22.50%) Wireless
7 6 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (12.50%) BGP
8 5 (12.50%) OSPF
8 5 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (12.50%) VLAN
9 4 (10.00%) DNS
9 4 (10.00%) Network Security
10 3 (7.50%) IPsec
10 3 (7.50%) LDAP
10 3 (7.50%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
1 3 (7.50%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (7.50%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Law
1 2 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Active Directory Architect
3 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Operations Manager
5 3 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Operational Security Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Security Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Security Operations Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Wireless Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (7.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.50%) Clustering
2 5 (12.50%) Replication
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Unix
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.50%) Linux
4 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.00%) CentOS
6 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Identity Access Management
2 10 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 10 (25.00%) SIEM
3 9 (22.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (15.00%) Migration
5 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.50%) High Availability
5 5 (12.50%) ITIL
5 5 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.50%) Server Building
6 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.00%) Network Management
6 4 (10.00%) Patch Management
7 3 (7.50%) Coaching
7 3 (7.50%) DevOps
7 3 (7.50%) Network Design
7 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (72.50%) Security Cleared
2 26 (65.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (25.00%) CCIE
5 8 (20.00%) CCNP
6 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (15.00%) CCNA
7 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
7 6 (15.00%) MCSE
8 4 (10.00%) BC Cleared
8 4 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (10.00%) MCITP
8 4 (10.00%) MCP
9 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (2.50%) CCDP
10 1 (2.50%) CISSP
10 1 (2.50%) Degree
10 1 (2.50%) MCSA
10 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.00%) PCI DSS
2 10 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (12.50%) RMADS
4 1 (2.50%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (25.00%) vSphere
2 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.50%) Terminal Services
4 3 (7.50%) vCloud
4 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.00%) ProxySG
6 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Nessus
1 10 (25.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (12.50%) FortiGate
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (7.50%) Forum Sentry
3 3 (7.50%) Puppet
3 3 (7.50%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.50%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) VMware
2 13 (32.50%) AlienVault
3 10 (25.00%) Juniper
4 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
5 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (17.50%) Palo Alto
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle
8 4 (10.00%) Citrix
9 3 (7.50%) Atlassian
9 3 (7.50%) F5
9 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
10 2 (5.00%) Avaya
10 2 (5.00%) Blue Coat
10 2 (5.00%) FireEye
10 2 (5.00%) Sourcefire
11 1 (2.50%) Veeam