The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 60 53 74
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Contract jobs citing Cisco 34 36 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.41% 2.53% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 5.92% 8.89% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 6
Median daily rate £338 £325 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £144 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £370 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +35.29%
Cisco
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
574 405 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.68% 28.50% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 202 187
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 £300 £158 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £454 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +84.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £17.40 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £43.75 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 21 (33.87%) LAN
2 18 (29.03%) WAN
3 17 (27.42%) Data Centre
4 16 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (24.19%) Windows
5 15 (24.19%) Firewall
5 15 (24.19%) Finance
6 14 (22.58%) CCNP
6 14 (22.58%) Active Directory
7 12 (19.35%) CheckPoint
8 11 (17.74%) Disclosure Scotland
8 11 (17.74%) Banking
9 10 (16.13%) DNS
9 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange
9 10 (16.13%) ITIL
10 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
10 9 (14.52%) VPN
10 9 (14.52%) DHCP
10 9 (14.52%) CCNA
10 9 (14.52%) Citrix
10 9 (14.52%) VMware
10 9 (14.52%) Windows Server
11 8 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (12.90%) BGP
11 8 (12.90%) EIGRP
11 8 (12.90%) Linux
12 7 (11.29%) Migration
12 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.29%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.61%) Captiva
6 1 (1.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.84%) MS Office
1 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (33.87%) LAN
2 18 (29.03%) WAN
3 15 (24.19%) Firewall
4 10 (16.13%) DNS
5 9 (14.52%) DHCP
5 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
5 9 (14.52%) VPN
6 8 (12.90%) BGP
6 8 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (12.90%) EIGRP
7 6 (9.68%) MPLS
7 6 (9.68%) OSPF
7 6 (9.68%) VLAN
7 6 (9.68%) Wireless
7 6 (9.68%) WLAN
8 5 (8.06%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (8.06%) LDAP
9 4 (6.45%) Network Security
9 4 (6.45%) VoIP
10 3 (4.84%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.61%) Informix
2 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
2 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Law
5 1 (1.61%) Billing
5 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.61%) German Language
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Network Engineer
2 13 (20.97%) Consultant
3 7 (11.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) Administrator
4 5 (8.06%) Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Cisco Consultant
5 4 (6.45%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Data Consultant
5 4 (6.45%) Field Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Network Consultant
5 4 (6.45%) Network Field Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Switch Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Telephony Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) LAN Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Telephony Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) EJB
2 1 (1.61%) JPA
2 1 (1.61%) JSP
2 1 (1.61%) LAMP
2 1 (1.61%) Middleware
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.29%) Private Cloud
3 5 (8.06%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.61%) Clustering
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Windows
2 9 (14.52%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.90%) Linux
3 8 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.84%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) ITIL
2 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (11.29%) Migration
2 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (6.45%) DevOps
3 4 (6.45%) Load Balancing
3 4 (6.45%) Network Design
3 4 (6.45%) Network Management
3 4 (6.45%) Problem Management
3 4 (6.45%) Re-Platforming
3 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.84%) Change Management
4 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.84%) High Availability
4 3 (4.84%) Kanban
4 3 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (4.84%) Service Management
4 3 (4.84%) Supplier Management
4 3 (4.84%) WFM
4 3 (4.84%) Workforce Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (1.61%) C++
3 1 (1.61%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) Perl
3 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.61%) Python
3 1 (1.61%) VB
3 1 (1.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (22.58%) CCNP
3 9 (14.52%) CCNA
4 5 (8.06%) CCIE
5 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.23%) MCP
5 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) CCDA
6 1 (1.61%) CCSA
6 1 (1.61%) Degree
6 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.74%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.23%) vSphere
5 2 (3.23%) XenApp
5 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) SCCM
2 3 (4.84%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.61%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.61%) Nagios
3 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.61%) Puppet
3 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) CheckPoint
2 9 (14.52%) Citrix
2 9 (14.52%) VMware
3 6 (9.68%) Juniper
4 5 (8.06%) EMC
4 5 (8.06%) Genesys
4 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.45%) HP
5 4 (6.45%) SAP
5 4 (6.45%) Verint
6 3 (4.84%) F5
6 3 (4.84%) Fortinet
6 3 (4.84%) IronPort
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle
6 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.23%) Brocade
7 2 (3.23%) Dell
7 2 (3.23%) IBM
7 2 (3.23%) RightFax
7 2 (3.23%) Symantec
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