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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 44 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 92 169 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.73% 5.91% 4.29%
As % of the Vendors category 7.73% 11.79% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 81 69
Median daily rate £400 £314 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.38% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £216 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £34.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +36.36%
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
1190 1434 1401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 48.30% 50.17% 47.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 790 689
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 117 120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.62 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.05 £40.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +4 43 £425 +13.33% 15
Cambridgeshire -11 13 £413 +32.00% 7
Essex -25 13 £425 +54.54% 3
Bedfordshire -6 10 £315 -21.25% 8
Norfolk -9 7 £300 +20.00%
Suffolk -3 6 £270 +8.00% 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 74 (37.00%) LAN
2 71 (35.50%) WAN
3 62 (31.00%) Cisco Certification
3 62 (31.00%) Firewall
4 51 (25.50%) Windows
5 48 (24.00%) ITIL
6 47 (23.50%) CheckPoint
7 43 (21.50%) VMware
8 41 (20.50%) Microsoft
9 40 (20.00%) CCNA
10 38 (19.00%) HP
10 38 (19.00%) Wireless
11 35 (17.50%) Active Directory
12 34 (17.00%) Cisco ASA
13 33 (16.50%) CCNP
14 30 (15.00%) DNS
14 30 (15.00%) Juniper
14 30 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
15 29 (14.50%) Data Centre
16 28 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 28 (14.00%) F5
16 28 (14.00%) Citrix
17 26 (13.00%) Security Cleared
17 26 (13.00%) Network Security
18 25 (12.50%) SC Cleared
18 25 (12.50%) Finance
18 25 (12.50%) MPLS
19 23 (11.50%) VPN
19 23 (11.50%) VLAN
19 23 (11.50%) Windows Server

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 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 16 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.00%) SAS
3 5 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.00%) IIS
4 4 (2.00%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.50%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 18 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.00%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.50%) Office 365
2 6 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.00%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (37.00%) LAN
2 71 (35.50%) WAN
3 62 (31.00%) Firewall
4 38 (19.00%) Wireless
5 34 (17.00%) Cisco ASA
6 30 (15.00%) DNS
6 30 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
7 26 (13.00%) Network Security
8 25 (12.50%) MPLS
9 23 (11.50%) VLAN
9 23 (11.50%) VPN
10 16 (8.00%) TCP/IP
11 15 (7.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 15 (7.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 15 (7.50%) OSPF
12 14 (7.00%) BIG-IP
12 14 (7.00%) IP Telephony
13 13 (6.50%) 3G
13 13 (6.50%) 4G
13 13 (6.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.00%) Data Mart
3 2 (1.00%) MySQL
3 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.50%) MS Access
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (12.50%) Finance
2 12 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.50%) Banking
4 8 (4.00%) Advertising
5 5 (2.50%) Retail
6 3 (1.50%) Local Government
7 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.50%) Automotive
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
8 1 (0.50%) Electronics
8 1 (0.50%) Legal
8 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (30.50%) Network Engineer
2 29 (14.50%) Analyst
3 27 (13.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 25 (12.50%) Architect
5 17 (8.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 16 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 13 (6.50%) Network Support
8 12 (6.00%) Consultant
8 12 (6.00%) Network Analyst
9 11 (5.50%) Service Analyst
10 10 (5.00%) Cisco Support
10 10 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
10 10 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
11 9 (4.50%) Designer
11 9 (4.50%) Network Consultant
11 9 (4.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 9 (4.50%) Technical Architect
12 7 (3.50%) Network Architect
13 6 (3.00%) Network Specialist
13 6 (3.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.50%) Web Services
2 4 (2.00%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.50%) XMPP
4 1 (0.50%) .NET
4 1 (0.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.50%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 8 (4.00%) Thin Client
4 6 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.00%) NHS
6 3 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.50%) CCTV
6 3 (1.50%) iSeries
7 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.00%) e-Health
7 2 (1.00%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.00%) MPEG
8 1 (0.50%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.50%) Clustering
8 1 (0.50%) EPoS
8 1 (0.50%) iPad
8 1 (0.50%) PMI
8 1 (0.50%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 51 (25.50%) Windows
2 23 (11.50%) Windows Server
3 15 (7.50%) Linux
4 14 (7.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.50%) Unix
6 12 (6.00%) Windows 7
7 10 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.50%) Windows 8
9 7 (3.50%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.00%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.50%) AIX
11 1 (0.50%) HPUX
11 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (24.00%) ITIL
2 16 (8.00%) Migration
3 12 (6.00%) Project Management
4 11 (5.50%) Network Design
5 10 (5.00%) Network Management
6 8 (4.00%) Service Management
6 8 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (3.50%) Load Balancing
7 7 (3.50%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (3.00%) PRINCE2
8 6 (3.00%) TOGAF
9 5 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (2.50%) Incident Management
10 4 (2.00%) Change Control
10 4 (2.00%) Data Migration
10 4 (2.00%) Functional Testing
10 4 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (1.50%) Change Management
11 3 (1.50%) Service Delivery
11 3 (1.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.00%) SQL
2 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.00%) VBScript
3 1 (0.50%) C
3 1 (0.50%) C#
3 1 (0.50%) Java
3 1 (0.50%) Tcl
3 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (31.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (20.00%) CCNA
3 33 (16.50%) CCNP
4 26 (13.00%) Security Cleared
5 25 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 11 (5.50%) Degree
7 10 (5.00%) CCIE
8 9 (4.50%) DV Cleared
8 9 (4.50%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (4.00%) JNCIP
9 8 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (3.00%) MCSA
10 6 (3.00%) MCSE
10 6 (3.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (2.50%) JNCIA
11 5 (2.50%) JNCIS
12 4 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (2.00%) JNCIE
12 4 (2.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.50%) COBIT
2 1 (0.50%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 28 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.50%) vSphere
4 3 (1.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.50%) XenApp
5 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (6.00%) SCCM
2 5 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (2.50%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (1.50%) Bacula
3 3 (1.50%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.00%) Control-M
4 2 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.00%) SCOM
5 1 (0.50%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.50%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.50%) Endace
5 1 (0.50%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.50%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 47 (23.50%) CheckPoint
2 43 (21.50%) VMware
3 41 (20.50%) Microsoft
4 38 (19.00%) HP
5 30 (15.00%) Juniper
6 28 (14.00%) Citrix
6 28 (14.00%) F5
7 16 (8.00%) Aruba
7 16 (8.00%) Blue Coat
7 16 (8.00%) Meraki
8 14 (7.00%) Dell
9 13 (6.50%) Tandberg
10 12 (6.00%) NetApp
10 12 (6.00%) Nortel
11 10 (5.00%) Avaya
12 9 (4.50%) Palo Alto
13 7 (3.50%) Oracle
13 7 (3.50%) Remedy
14 5 (2.50%) EMC
14 5 (2.50%) Siemens
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