The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 26 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 152 156 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.06% 5.00% 4.33%
As % of the Vendors category 12.31% 10.99% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 86 77
Median daily rate £325 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £204 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £473 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 29 19
Median hourly rate £29.50 £21.01 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.44% -23.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.40 £41.70 £29.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.54%
Cisco
England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1235 1419 1387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 49.20% 45.47% 44.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 790 788
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 133 139
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Cisco
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +9 66 £360 -10.00% 8
Bedfordshire +15 32 £378 +25.83% 7
Essex +11 31 £275 -29.03% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 12 £235 -6.00% 6
Norfolk -8 10 £488 +74.10%
Suffolk -6 1 - - 5
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 East of England region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 116 (46.40%) Cisco Certification
2 107 (42.80%) Firewall
3 99 (39.60%) LAN
4 87 (34.80%) WAN
5 79 (31.60%) CCNA
6 62 (24.80%) CheckPoint
7 61 (24.40%) Microsoft
8 58 (23.20%) Cisco ASA
9 56 (22.40%) Windows
10 55 (22.00%) VMware
11 53 (21.20%) CCNP
12 51 (20.40%) Juniper
13 45 (18.00%) Wireless
14 43 (17.20%) ITIL
14 43 (17.20%) Network Security
15 42 (16.80%) DNS
15 42 (16.80%) Data Centre
16 41 (16.40%) VPN
16 41 (16.40%) F5
17 35 (14.00%) Cisco Nexus
18 34 (13.60%) VMware Infrastructure
19 31 (12.40%) HP
20 29 (11.60%) Citrix
20 29 (11.60%) OSPF
21 27 (10.80%) BGP
21 27 (10.80%) Active Directory
22 26 (10.40%) Security Cleared
23 25 (10.00%) Linux
23 25 (10.00%) MS Office
23 25 (10.00%) TCP/IP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 16 (6.40%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.60%) MS Exchange
3 12 (4.80%) Skype for Business
4 6 (2.40%) SAS
5 5 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.00%) IIS
6 3 (1.20%) Apache
6 3 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.20%) IBM Domino
6 3 (1.20%) nginx
6 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.20%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.20%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.80%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.80%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 25 (10.00%) MS Office
2 20 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (2.40%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.20%) MS Project
6 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.80%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.20%) Office 365
2 7 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.00%) Yammer
4 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (42.80%) Firewall
2 99 (39.60%) LAN
3 87 (34.80%) WAN
4 58 (23.20%) Cisco ASA
5 45 (18.00%) Wireless
6 43 (17.20%) Network Security
7 42 (16.80%) DNS
8 41 (16.40%) VPN
9 35 (14.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 29 (11.60%) OSPF
11 27 (10.80%) BGP
12 25 (10.00%) TCP/IP
13 23 (9.20%) DHCP
14 21 (8.40%) Wi-Fi
15 19 (7.60%) MPLS
16 18 (7.20%) VLAN
16 18 (7.20%) VoIP
17 16 (6.40%) BIG-IP
17 16 (6.40%) Internet
18 15 (6.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.40%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.60%) Data Mart
4 3 (1.20%) MySQL
4 3 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (0.40%) Xcode
General
1 20 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 19 (7.60%) Finance
3 12 (4.80%) Retail
4 10 (4.00%) Banking
5 9 (3.60%) Local Government
6 4 (1.60%) Legal
7 3 (1.20%) Automotive
8 2 (0.80%) Advertising
8 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 100 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 38 (15.20%) Cisco Engineer
3 32 (12.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 27 (10.80%) Consultant
5 25 (10.00%) Analyst
5 25 (10.00%) Architect
6 23 (9.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 20 (8.00%) Support Engineer
8 16 (6.40%) Network Consultant
9 13 (5.20%) Technical Architect
10 12 (4.80%) Network Security Engineer
10 12 (4.80%) Security Engineer
11 11 (4.40%) Security Consultant
12 10 (4.00%) LAN Engineer
12 10 (4.00%) Network Analyst
12 10 (4.00%) Network Support
12 10 (4.00%) Network Support Engineer
13 9 (3.60%) WAN Engineer
14 8 (3.20%) LAN/WAN Engineer
14 8 (3.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.80%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.00%) COM
2 5 (2.00%) JSP
3 3 (1.20%) LAMP
4 2 (0.80%) J2EE
5 1 (0.40%) .NET
5 1 (0.40%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.40%) Middleware
5 1 (0.40%) Web Services
5 1 (0.40%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.80%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.20%) NHS
4 9 (3.60%) Driving Licence
5 7 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.20%) CCTV
7 3 (1.20%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.20%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.80%) Clustering
8 2 (0.80%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.80%) IVR
9 1 (0.40%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.40%) e-Health
9 1 (0.40%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.40%) Handset
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.40%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 56 (22.40%) Windows
2 25 (10.00%) Linux
3 18 (7.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (6.80%) Windows Server
5 13 (5.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (4.80%) Unix
6 12 (4.80%) Windows 7
7 9 (3.60%) Solaris
8 7 (2.80%) AIX
9 5 (2.00%) Mac OS
9 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.20%) CentOS
10 3 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.20%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.20%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.80%) Android
11 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.40%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (17.20%) ITIL
2 22 (8.80%) Network Management
3 17 (6.80%) Load Balancing
4 16 (6.40%) Project Management
5 12 (4.80%) Information Security
5 12 (4.80%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (4.40%) Data Analysis
6 11 (4.40%) Migration
6 11 (4.40%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (4.00%) Network Design
7 10 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (3.60%) SIEM
8 9 (3.60%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 8 (3.20%) ITIL V3
9 8 (3.20%) Six Sigma
9 8 (3.20%) Strategic Planning
10 7 (2.80%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.20%) Java
1 8 (3.20%) SQL
2 4 (1.60%) C
3 3 (1.20%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.20%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.20%) VBScript
4 1 (0.40%) C#
4 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.40%) PHP
4 1 (0.40%) Python
4 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 116 (46.40%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (31.60%) CCNA
3 53 (21.20%) CCNP
4 26 (10.40%) Security Cleared
5 22 (8.80%) SC Cleared
6 19 (7.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (6.00%) MCSE
8 14 (5.60%) CCA
8 14 (5.60%) CCIE
8 14 (5.60%) Citrix Certification
9 13 (5.20%) MCP
10 9 (3.60%) CISSP
11 8 (3.20%) CCDP
11 8 (3.20%) Degree
12 7 (2.80%) CCDA
13 6 (2.40%) CCSA
13 6 (2.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (1.60%) Check Point Certification
14 4 (1.60%) DV Cleared
14 4 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.60%) PCI DSS
2 12 (4.80%) SLA
3 5 (2.00%) JSP 440
4 3 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (13.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (10.80%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.60%) Firmware
4 8 (3.20%) vSphere
5 4 (1.60%) iptables
6 3 (1.20%) FreeRADIUS
6 3 (1.20%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.20%) XenApp
7 2 (0.80%) NFS
8 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.40%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (3.20%) Nessus
3 7 (2.80%) SCCM
4 6 (2.40%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (2.00%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.60%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (1.20%) Graphite
7 3 (1.20%) logstash
7 3 (1.20%) Nagios
7 3 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.80%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.80%) Control-M
8 2 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.80%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 62 (24.80%) CheckPoint
2 61 (24.40%) Microsoft
3 55 (22.00%) VMware
4 51 (20.40%) Juniper
5 41 (16.40%) F5
6 31 (12.40%) HP
7 29 (11.60%) Citrix
8 21 (8.40%) Oracle
9 14 (5.60%) Blue Coat
10 13 (5.20%) Fortinet
11 12 (4.80%) Dell
11 12 (4.80%) NetApp
11 12 (4.80%) Splunk
12 11 (4.40%) Meraki
12 11 (4.40%) Palo Alto
13 10 (4.00%) IronPort
14 9 (3.60%) Aruba
14 9 (3.60%) LogRhythm
14 9 (3.60%) Red Hat
15 8 (3.20%) ArcSight
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