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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 38 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 142 128 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.66% 5.36% 5.76%
As % of the Vendors category 10.32% 11.59% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 42 88
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -11.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £180 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.96% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 10
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.75 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.43% +2.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.40 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.18 £45.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -21.00%
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
1376 1104 1459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.19% 46.25% 47.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 484 659
Average daily rate £350 £358 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 127 137
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.88 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.36% -1.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -12 45 £400 +6.66% 24
Cambridgeshire +14 42 £275 +12.24% 13
Bedfordshire -10 23 £300 +9.09% 8
Essex -18 23 £350 +30.84% 7
Suffolk -3 7 £375 +44.92% 2
Norfolk -21 2 £150 -40.00% 2
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 120 (44.44%) Windows
2 109 (40.37%) Firewall
3 83 (30.74%) Cisco Certification
4 81 (30.00%) ITIL
5 67 (24.81%) VMware
6 66 (24.44%) LAN
7 64 (23.70%) WAN
8 62 (22.96%) Microsoft
9 57 (21.11%) Active Directory
10 55 (20.37%) CCNP
11 51 (18.89%) HP
12 48 (17.78%) Citrix
13 46 (17.04%) CheckPoint
14 45 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 44 (16.30%) Network Security
16 42 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
17 41 (15.19%) Cisco ASA
18 40 (14.81%) CCNA
18 40 (14.81%) VPN
19 39 (14.44%) DNS
20 36 (13.33%) Windows 7
21 35 (12.96%) TCP/IP
22 33 (12.22%) VoIP
22 33 (12.22%) Wireless
23 31 (11.48%) MS Exchange
23 31 (11.48%) Linux
23 31 (11.48%) SAN
24 29 (10.74%) DHCP
24 29 (10.74%) Security Cleared
25 28 (10.37%) SQL

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (11.48%) MS Exchange
2 24 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (6.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (4.07%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.22%) IBM Notes
6 5 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.11%) Apache
7 3 (1.11%) IIS
7 3 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.11%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.74%) Lync
8 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.74%) SAS
9 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.56%) MS Office
3 10 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.11%) Summit
3 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.11%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.37%) Office 365
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 109 (40.37%) Firewall
2 66 (24.44%) LAN
3 64 (23.70%) WAN
4 44 (16.30%) Network Security
5 41 (15.19%) Cisco ASA
6 40 (14.81%) VPN
7 39 (14.44%) DNS
8 35 (12.96%) TCP/IP
9 33 (12.22%) VoIP
9 33 (12.22%) Wireless
10 31 (11.48%) SAN
11 29 (10.74%) DHCP
12 26 (9.63%) VLAN
13 15 (5.56%) MPLS
13 15 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (5.19%) BGP
15 13 (4.81%) OSPF
15 13 (4.81%) Internet
16 12 (4.44%) Cisco IOS
17 11 (4.07%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.59%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.37%) MS Access
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.37%) MySQL
7 1 (0.37%) DB2
7 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.37%) Lombardi
General
1 20 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 18 (6.67%) Finance
3 4 (1.48%) Publishing
4 3 (1.11%) Billing
4 3 (1.11%) Banking
4 3 (1.11%) Retail
4 3 (1.11%) German Language
5 1 (0.37%) Automotive
5 1 (0.37%) Legal
5 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (26.30%) Network Engineer
2 46 (17.04%) Analyst
3 31 (11.48%) Cisco Engineer
3 31 (11.48%) Support Engineer
4 24 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (7.41%) Security Engineer
6 18 (6.67%) Network Support
6 18 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 18 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 16 (5.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 15 (5.56%) Consultant
9 12 (4.44%) Cisco Support
10 11 (4.07%) Security Analyst
10 11 (4.07%) Network Analyst
10 11 (4.07%) Architect
10 11 (4.07%) Project Manager
10 11 (4.07%) Service Analyst
10 11 (4.07%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (3.70%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.85%) .NET
2 3 (1.11%) HTML
2 3 (1.11%) CSS
2 3 (1.11%) XMPP
3 2 (0.74%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.74%) J2EE
4 1 (0.37%) VXML
4 1 (0.37%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.37%) WAP
4 1 (0.37%) Middleware
4 1 (0.37%) Web Services
4 1 (0.37%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (0.37%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.56%) Kindle
2 11 (4.07%) Blackberry
3 9 (3.33%) PKI
4 8 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.22%) Fat Client
5 6 (2.22%) Thin Client
6 5 (1.85%) CLARiiON
6 5 (1.85%) CCTV
6 5 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.48%) iPhone
7 4 (1.48%) Statistics
7 4 (1.48%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.48%) Clustering
8 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.74%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.74%) Open Source
8 2 (0.74%) IVR
9 1 (0.37%) Replication
9 1 (0.37%) Handset
9 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 120 (44.44%) Windows
2 45 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 31 (11.48%) Linux
5 23 (8.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (5.19%) UNIX
7 13 (4.81%) Windows XP
7 13 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.59%) Solaris
9 6 (2.22%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.11%) Android
11 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.74%) AIX
11 2 (0.74%) HPUX
11 2 (0.74%) Debian
12 1 (0.37%) SUSE
12 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (30.00%) ITIL
2 26 (9.63%) Migration
3 19 (7.04%) Change Control
3 19 (7.04%) Network Management
4 17 (6.30%) PRINCE2
5 14 (5.19%) Network Design
5 14 (5.19%) Load Balancing
6 12 (4.44%) Incident Management
7 11 (4.07%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (3.70%) Project Management
9 7 (2.59%) Information Security
9 7 (2.59%) Service Management
9 7 (2.59%) Coaching
9 7 (2.59%) Time Management
10 6 (2.22%) Service Delivery
11 5 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (1.85%) E-Commerce
11 5 (1.85%) Mentoring
11 5 (1.85%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (10.37%) SQL
2 5 (1.85%) Java
2 5 (1.85%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.11%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.74%) C#
4 2 (0.74%) Perl
4 2 (0.74%) PHP
4 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
4 2 (0.74%) VBA
4 2 (0.74%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.37%) JCL
5 1 (0.37%) Tcl
5 1 (0.37%) Python
5 1 (0.37%) VBScript
5 1 (0.37%) VB
5 1 (0.37%) COBOL
5 1 (0.37%) C
Qualifications
1 83 (30.74%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (20.37%) CCNP
3 40 (14.81%) CCNA
4 29 (10.74%) Security Cleared
5 22 (8.15%) SC Cleared
6 17 (6.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (6.30%) MCSE
7 14 (5.19%) CCIE
8 13 (4.81%) CCDP
8 13 (4.81%) CCSE
9 12 (4.44%) CCSA
10 11 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (3.33%) Degree
11 9 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (2.59%) Check Point Certification
12 7 (2.59%) MCP
13 6 (2.22%) CCIP
14 4 (1.48%) MCDST
14 4 (1.48%) A+ Certification
15 3 (1.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 12 (4.44%) SLA
3 4 (1.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (21.11%) Active Directory
2 42 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 15 (5.56%) XenServer
5 13 (4.81%) vSphere
6 6 (2.22%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.11%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.11%) NFS
7 3 (1.11%) Xen
7 3 (1.11%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.74%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.74%) VMFS
8 2 (0.74%) XenApp
8 2 (0.74%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.37%) RACF
9 1 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (8.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (2.96%) SCCM
3 7 (2.59%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (2.59%) Cisco UCCE
4 5 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.48%) ARCserve
6 3 (1.11%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (1.11%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.11%) HP SIM
6 3 (1.11%) WSUS
6 3 (1.11%) SCOM
7 1 (0.37%) OPNET
7 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.37%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.37%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 67 (24.81%) VMware
2 62 (22.96%) Microsoft
3 51 (18.89%) HP
4 48 (17.78%) Citrix
5 46 (17.04%) CheckPoint
6 24 (8.89%) Oracle
7 18 (6.67%) F5
7 18 (6.67%) EMC
8 17 (6.30%) WatchGuard
9 16 (5.93%) Juniper
10 14 (5.19%) SolarWinds
10 14 (5.19%) Dell
11 13 (4.81%) McAfee
12 10 (3.70%) Symantec
13 9 (3.33%) NetApp
13 9 (3.33%) Riverbed
14 8 (2.96%) Remedy
15 7 (2.59%) Splunk
16 6 (2.22%) Infoblox
16 6 (2.22%) BMC
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