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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
England / East of England
Rank 39 22 46
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Contract jobs citing Cisco 95 141 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.38% 6.09% 3.77%
As % of the Vendors category 9.28% 12.98% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 66 42
Median daily rate £375 £345 £266
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +29.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 24
Median hourly rate £24.50 £21.69 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.96% -2.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.77 £60.00 £24.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.38 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.89% +33.52%

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
1024 1086 1267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.17% 46.89% 49.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 589 725
Median daily rate £390 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 112 120
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.42 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £50.68 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 44 £456 +21.66% 8
Essex -20 20 £250 - 4
Suffolk +2 18 £275 -26.66% 2
Bedfordshire +5 6 £460 +36.29% 1
Cambridgeshire -18 6 £350 +1.44% 7
Norfolk +3 1 £260 +15.55%
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 130 (54.62%) Cisco Certification
2 101 (42.44%) Firewall
3 74 (31.09%) CCNA
4 73 (30.67%) LAN
5 67 (28.15%) CheckPoint
6 65 (27.31%) WAN
7 53 (22.27%) CCNP
7 53 (22.27%) Juniper
8 45 (18.91%) Network Security
8 45 (18.91%) Cisco ASA
9 43 (18.07%) DNS
10 42 (17.65%) F5
11 41 (17.23%) Security Cleared
12 39 (16.39%) VMware
13 38 (15.97%) Microsoft
14 34 (14.29%) Wireless
14 34 (14.29%) SC Cleared
15 31 (13.03%) VPN
16 30 (12.61%) Windows
17 27 (11.34%) TCP/IP
18 25 (10.50%) Active Directory
18 25 (10.50%) MPLS
19 24 (10.08%) Microsoft Certification
19 24 (10.08%) ITIL
19 24 (10.08%) Cisco Nexus
20 23 (9.66%) Data Centre
20 23 (9.66%) MCSE
21 22 (9.24%) DHCP
21 22 (9.24%) Network Management
22 21 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure

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 9 (3.78%) Apache
1 9 (3.78%) nginx
2 8 (3.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.84%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.42%) GroupWise
6 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.42%) IIS
6 1 (0.42%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (6.30%) MS Office
2 11 (4.62%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (2.10%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.84%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.42%) Akamai
2 1 (0.42%) Office 365
2 1 (0.42%) PaaS
2 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (42.44%) Firewall
2 73 (30.67%) LAN
3 65 (27.31%) WAN
4 45 (18.91%) Cisco ASA
4 45 (18.91%) Network Security
5 43 (18.07%) DNS
6 34 (14.29%) Wireless
7 31 (13.03%) VPN
8 27 (11.34%) TCP/IP
9 25 (10.50%) MPLS
10 24 (10.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (9.24%) DHCP
12 19 (7.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 19 (7.98%) VoIP
13 18 (7.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 18 (7.56%) OSPF
14 17 (7.14%) BGP
15 16 (6.72%) BIG-IP
16 15 (6.30%) WLAN
17 13 (5.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.78%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (1.68%) MySQL
3 3 (1.26%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.42%) GIS
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.42%) JMeter
2 1 (0.42%) JUnit
General
1 14 (5.88%) Finance
2 12 (5.04%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.20%) Banking
4 6 (2.52%) Retail
5 5 (2.10%) Local Government
6 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.84%) German Language
7 2 (0.84%) Law
7 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.42%) Advertising
8 1 (0.42%) Automotive
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Front Office
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
8 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 33 (13.87%) Cisco Engineer
3 25 (10.50%) Consultant
4 21 (8.82%) Security Engineer
5 19 (7.98%) Architect
6 18 (7.56%) Network Security Engineer
7 17 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (7.14%) Support Engineer
8 16 (6.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 14 (5.88%) Security Consultant
10 13 (5.46%) Analyst
10 13 (5.46%) Network Support
11 11 (4.62%) Network Consultant
11 11 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (4.20%) Network Architect
12 10 (4.20%) Network Specialist
13 9 (3.78%) Network Support Engineer
13 9 (3.78%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
13 9 (3.78%) Technical Architect
14 8 (3.36%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.78%) LAMP
2 4 (1.68%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (1.68%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (1.68%) XMPP
3 2 (0.84%) JSP
4 1 (0.42%) J2EE
4 1 (0.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.66%) Data Centre
2 17 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.14%) NHS
3 5 (2.10%) Driving Licence
3 5 (2.10%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (1.68%) Handset
4 4 (1.68%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.68%) VCE vBlock
5 3 (1.26%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.26%) IVR
6 2 (0.84%) e-Health
6 2 (0.84%) EMC VNX
6 2 (0.84%) PMI
6 2 (0.84%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.84%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.42%) Informatics
7 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.42%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.42%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (12.61%) Windows
2 18 (7.56%) Linux
3 15 (6.30%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.10%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.68%) Solaris
7 4 (1.68%) Unix
8 3 (1.26%) Android
9 2 (0.84%) AIX
9 2 (0.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (10.08%) ITIL
2 22 (9.24%) Network Management
3 16 (6.72%) Network Design
4 15 (6.30%) Performance Monitoring
5 12 (5.04%) Data Analysis
5 12 (5.04%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (3.78%) Information Security
6 9 (3.78%) Load Balancing
6 9 (3.78%) Migration
6 9 (3.78%) Strategic Planning
6 9 (3.78%) System Testing
6 9 (3.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (3.36%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (3.36%) Presales
7 8 (3.36%) SIEM
8 7 (2.94%) Mentoring
8 7 (2.94%) Project Management
9 6 (2.52%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (2.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.52%) Java
2 4 (1.68%) Perl
2 4 (1.68%) PHP
2 4 (1.68%) Python
2 4 (1.68%) Ruby
3 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 130 (54.62%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (31.09%) CCNA
3 53 (22.27%) CCNP
4 41 (17.23%) Security Cleared
5 34 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 24 (10.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (9.66%) MCSE
8 20 (8.40%) CCIE
9 15 (6.30%) CCA
9 15 (6.30%) Citrix Certification
10 14 (5.88%) MCP
11 12 (5.04%) CCSA
12 9 (3.78%) Degree
13 7 (2.94%) CISSP
14 5 (2.10%) CCDP
15 4 (1.68%) DV Cleared
15 4 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 3 (1.26%) Check Point Certification
16 3 (1.26%) MCITP
16 3 (1.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 12 (5.04%) SLA
3 3 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.84%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.42%) HL7
5 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (10.50%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.20%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (4.20%) vSphere
4 9 (3.78%) FreeRADIUS
5 7 (2.94%) Firmware
5 7 (2.94%) XenApp
6 4 (1.68%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.68%) NDS
6 4 (1.68%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (1.26%) ProxySG
7 3 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.84%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.84%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.84%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.42%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.42%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.42%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (7.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (3.78%) Cisco UCCX
2 9 (3.78%) Nagios
2 9 (3.78%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.36%) Nessus
4 5 (2.10%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (2.10%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.68%) Ansible
5 4 (1.68%) Puppet
6 3 (1.26%) Graphite
6 3 (1.26%) logstash
6 3 (1.26%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.84%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.84%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.42%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.42%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.42%) SCCM
8 1 (0.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 67 (28.15%) CheckPoint
2 53 (22.27%) Juniper
3 42 (17.65%) F5
4 39 (16.39%) VMware
5 38 (15.97%) Microsoft
6 21 (8.82%) Blue Coat
7 17 (7.14%) Citrix
8 12 (5.04%) HP
8 12 (5.04%) NetApp
9 11 (4.62%) Palo Alto
10 10 (4.20%) Fortinet
11 8 (3.36%) ArcSight
11 8 (3.36%) EMC
11 8 (3.36%) LogLogic
11 8 (3.36%) LogRhythm
11 8 (3.36%) Meraki
11 8 (3.36%) Splunk
12 7 (2.94%) Intel Security
13 6 (2.52%) Sourcefire
13 6 (2.52%) Tripwire
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