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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 35 52 30
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -22
Contract jobs citing Cisco 153 110 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.10% 3.79% 5.45%
As % of the Vendors category 10.51% 8.17% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 58 63
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.51% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 14
Average hourly rate £12.00 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.82% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £22.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £35.50 £35.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -13.04%
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
1456 1346 1058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 48.50% 46.38% 46.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 685 478
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 144 127
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% -5.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £12.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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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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
Cambridgeshire +9 42 £294 +30.55% 12
Hertfordshire +4 42 £375 +18.11% 17
Essex +1 38 £363 -6.45% 7
Norfolk +11 18 £318 +33.68%
Bedfordshire 0 8 £300 - 6
Suffolk +13 6 £250 -8.67% 3
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England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 123 (39.68%) Firewall
2 116 (37.42%) Windows
3 98 (31.61%) Cisco Certification
4 92 (29.68%) VMware
5 80 (25.81%) Active Directory
6 79 (25.48%) ITIL
7 77 (24.84%) Microsoft
8 69 (22.26%) Citrix
9 66 (21.29%) HP
10 64 (20.65%) Cisco ASA
11 60 (19.35%) CCNP
12 55 (17.74%) Wireless
13 52 (16.77%) CCNA
14 51 (16.45%) SAN
15 50 (16.13%) LAN
16 49 (15.81%) WAN
17 48 (15.48%) Windows Server 2008
18 47 (15.16%) F5
19 45 (14.52%) MS Exchange
20 44 (14.19%) Windows Server 2003
21 42 (13.55%) Data Centre
22 41 (13.23%) CheckPoint
23 37 (11.94%) DNS
24 35 (11.29%) NetApp
24 35 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
25 34 (10.97%) Cisco Nexus
25 34 (10.97%) Juniper
25 34 (10.97%) VoIP
25 34 (10.97%) SQL Server
26 33 (10.65%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 45 (14.52%) MS Exchange
2 19 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (5.81%) SharePoint
4 16 (5.16%) IBM Notes
5 14 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (1.94%) IIS
7 5 (1.61%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.61%) Apache
7 5 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.65%) Lync
10 1 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.32%) Confluence
10 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.32%) CMS
Applications
1 33 (10.65%) MS Office
2 10 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.32%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.61%) Office 365
2 3 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.65%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 123 (39.68%) Firewall
2 64 (20.65%) Cisco ASA
3 55 (17.74%) Wireless
4 51 (16.45%) SAN
5 50 (16.13%) LAN
6 49 (15.81%) WAN
7 37 (11.94%) DNS
8 34 (10.97%) VoIP
8 34 (10.97%) Cisco Nexus
9 33 (10.65%) TCP/IP
10 32 (10.32%) IP Telephony
11 31 (10.00%) DHCP
12 24 (7.74%) VLAN
12 24 (7.74%) Network Security
13 22 (7.10%) VPN
14 19 (6.13%) Internet
15 17 (5.48%) OSPF
16 16 (5.16%) Cisco IPT
17 15 (4.84%) Cisco IOS
17 15 (4.84%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.97%) EDMS
6 2 (0.65%) SQLBase
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.97%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.32%) JIRA
2 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.32%) Gerrit
2 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (9.35%) Finance
2 22 (7.10%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.29%) Banking
3 4 (1.29%) Local Government
4 3 (0.97%) Manufacturing
4 3 (0.97%) Publishing
5 2 (0.65%) Legal
5 2 (0.65%) Electronics
5 2 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.32%) Retail
6 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (20.65%) Network Engineer
2 58 (18.71%) Analyst
3 33 (10.65%) Consultant
4 25 (8.06%) Support Analyst
5 23 (7.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 21 (6.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 21 (6.77%) 1st Line Support
6 21 (6.77%) Support Engineer
7 19 (6.13%) Architect
8 18 (5.81%) Cisco Engineer
9 17 (5.48%) Service Desk Analyst
9 17 (5.48%) Service Analyst
10 16 (5.16%) Desktop Support
11 15 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
11 15 (4.84%) 1st Line Support Analyst
12 14 (4.52%) Network Architect
13 13 (4.19%) Network Specialist
13 13 (4.19%) Network Consultant
14 11 (3.55%) Senior Network Engineer
15 10 (3.23%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.94%) Middleware
2 4 (1.29%) XMPP
2 4 (1.29%) Web Services
3 3 (0.97%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.65%) .NET
5 1 (0.32%) COM
5 1 (0.32%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.55%) Data Centre
2 13 (4.19%) HP Storage
3 12 (3.87%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.23%) CLARiiON
4 10 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.23%) HP StoreVirtual
5 7 (2.26%) Replication
5 7 (2.26%) Fat Client
5 7 (2.26%) Thin Client
6 6 (1.94%) NHS
6 6 (1.94%) PKI
7 5 (1.61%) EMC Centera
7 5 (1.61%) Clustering
7 5 (1.61%) IVR
7 5 (1.61%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.61%) Celerra
7 5 (1.61%) Symmetrix DMX
8 4 (1.29%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 116 (37.42%) Windows
2 48 (15.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (14.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (10.65%) Linux
6 29 (9.35%) Windows 7
7 16 (5.16%) Windows XP
8 14 (4.52%) UNIX
9 12 (3.87%) Android
10 8 (2.58%) Solaris
10 8 (2.58%) Windows 8
10 8 (2.58%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (2.26%) Data ONTAP
12 5 (1.61%) Debian
13 4 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.65%) AIX
14 2 (0.65%) VMS
15 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.32%) HPUX
15 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (25.48%) ITIL
2 25 (8.06%) Project Management
3 22 (7.10%) Service Delivery
4 20 (6.45%) Change Management
4 20 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 17 (5.48%) Migration
6 16 (5.16%) Load Balancing
7 15 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (4.84%) Network Management
8 13 (4.19%) Network Design
9 11 (3.55%) Change Control
10 9 (2.90%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (2.58%) PRINCE2
11 8 (2.58%) SIEM
12 7 (2.26%) Time Management
13 6 (1.94%) Configuration Management
13 6 (1.94%) Information Security
14 5 (1.61%) Service Management
14 5 (1.61%) Risk Management
14 5 (1.61%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (4.84%) SQL
2 8 (2.58%) C
2 8 (2.58%) PowerShell
2 8 (2.58%) Python
3 5 (1.61%) Perl
4 3 (0.97%) Bourne shell
4 3 (0.97%) C-shell
4 3 (0.97%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.32%) R
6 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.32%) VBScript
6 1 (0.32%) Korn
Qualifications
1 98 (31.61%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (19.35%) CCNP
3 52 (16.77%) CCNA
4 20 (6.45%) CCIE
4 20 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 18 (5.81%) MCP
5 18 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (5.48%) MCSE
7 16 (5.16%) Degree
8 12 (3.87%) CCDP
9 10 (3.23%) SC Cleared
9 10 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (2.26%) CISSP
11 6 (1.94%) CCSP
11 6 (1.94%) HP ASE
12 5 (1.61%) CCVP
12 5 (1.61%) CCSE
12 5 (1.61%) JNCIP
12 5 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.84%) SLA
2 7 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.32%) TickIT
System Software
1 80 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 31 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (8.71%) Hyper-V
4 26 (8.39%) vSphere
5 19 (6.13%) XenApp
6 10 (3.23%) VMware ESX
7 6 (1.94%) ProxySG
8 5 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.97%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.97%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.97%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.65%) Snort
10 2 (0.65%) Xen
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.32%) vCloud
11 1 (0.32%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.32%) Firmware
11 1 (0.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (4.19%) SCCM
2 8 (2.58%) ARCserve
3 7 (2.26%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (1.61%) Cisco IPCC
4 5 (1.61%) BMC PATROL
4 5 (1.61%) SCOM
4 5 (1.61%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.29%) Nessus
5 4 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.29%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (1.29%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (0.97%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (0.97%) WSUS
7 2 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.65%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.65%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.65%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.65%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 92 (29.68%) VMware
2 77 (24.84%) Microsoft
3 69 (22.26%) Citrix
4 66 (21.29%) HP
5 47 (15.16%) F5
6 41 (13.23%) CheckPoint
7 35 (11.29%) NetApp
8 34 (10.97%) Juniper
9 25 (8.06%) Symantec
10 23 (7.42%) McAfee
11 21 (6.77%) Dell
11 21 (6.77%) EMC
12 19 (6.13%) Adobe
13 17 (5.48%) Oracle
14 16 (5.16%) Lotus
15 14 (4.52%) Red Hat
15 14 (4.52%) SolarWinds
16 13 (4.19%) Brocade
17 11 (3.55%) Blue Coat
17 11 (3.55%) Sophos
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