The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Engineer
Rank 355 301 358
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +57
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 261 324 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.69% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.73% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 219 125
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £320 £295
% change year-on-year
-2.34% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 10
Average hourly rate £60.00 £23.94 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.65% -12.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £23.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+131.57% +13.09%
Cisco Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44618 44325 41838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.46% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29130 28067 25288
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1611 1774 1871
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Cisco Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cisco Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cisco Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Cisco Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cisco Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cisco Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East +11 85 £316 -2.69% 21
London -38 82 £388 +10.71% 33
Yorkshire -27 31 £285 - 5
North West -16 18 £344 +1.10% 5
East of England +7 14 £300 +16.05% 7
South West -5 13 £338 +46.73% 7
West Midlands -23 9 £375 +8.69% 9
North East -20 6 £325 -15.03%
East Midlands -8 5 £281 -13.46% 2
Cisco Engineer
UK

Cisco Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Cisco Engineer in their job title 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 with Cisco Engineer in their job title.

1 551 (100.00%) Cisco
2 362 (65.70%) Cisco Certification
3 263 (47.73%) CCNP
4 259 (47.01%) Firewall
5 185 (33.58%) CCNA
6 170 (30.85%) LAN
7 161 (29.22%) WAN
8 148 (26.86%) Cisco ASA
9 112 (20.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 110 (19.96%) Wireless
11 108 (19.60%) BGP
12 102 (18.51%) VPN
13 99 (17.97%) MPLS
14 98 (17.79%) CheckPoint
15 93 (16.88%) Network Security
16 89 (16.15%) OSPF
17 80 (14.52%) Juniper
18 77 (13.97%) ITIL
18 77 (13.97%) Data Centre
19 75 (13.61%) CCIE
20 73 (13.25%) VoIP
21 72 (13.07%) Finance
21 72 (13.07%) Security Cleared
21 72 (13.07%) F5
22 66 (11.98%) EIGRP
23 61 (11.07%) Cisco CUCM
24 60 (10.89%) Load Balancing
25 55 (9.98%) Migration
26 53 (9.62%) Windows
26 53 (9.62%) SC Cleared

Cisco Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Cisco Engineer in their job title 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 with Cisco Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (2.36%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.63%) Skype for Business
3 6 (1.09%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.54%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.36%) IIS
6 1 (0.18%) Apache
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (1.45%) MS Office
2 6 (1.09%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.91%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) Cisco SocialMiner
1 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.09%) Office 365
2 5 (0.91%) SaaS
3 3 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.18%) IaaS
5 1 (0.18%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (0.18%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 259 (47.01%) Firewall
2 170 (30.85%) LAN
3 161 (29.22%) WAN
4 148 (26.86%) Cisco ASA
5 112 (20.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 110 (19.96%) Wireless
7 108 (19.60%) BGP
8 102 (18.51%) VPN
9 99 (17.97%) MPLS
10 93 (16.88%) Network Security
11 89 (16.15%) OSPF
12 73 (13.25%) VoIP
13 66 (11.98%) EIGRP
14 51 (9.26%) TCP/IP
15 49 (8.89%) DNS
16 44 (7.99%) DHCP
17 43 (7.80%) VLAN
18 37 (6.72%) Cisco Wireless
19 36 (6.53%) Cisco IOS
20 33 (5.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (0.91%) Big Data
2 4 (0.73%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (2.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.18%) ClearCase
General
1 72 (13.07%) Finance
2 50 (9.07%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.90%) Banking
4 8 (1.45%) Retail
5 7 (1.27%) Multimedia
6 6 (1.09%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.73%) Advertising
7 4 (0.73%) Law
7 4 (0.73%) Publishing
8 3 (0.54%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.54%) Legal
8 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.36%) Electronics
9 2 (0.36%) Marketing
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Front Office
10 1 (0.18%) Games
10 1 (0.18%) German Language
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.99%) 802.1X
2 17 (3.09%) XMPP
3 3 (0.54%) CSS
3 3 (0.54%) WAP
4 2 (0.36%) CGI
5 1 (0.18%) Middleware
5 1 (0.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (13.97%) Data Centre
2 23 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 17 (3.09%) e-Health
4 15 (2.72%) Driving Licence
5 11 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (1.81%) Statistics
7 9 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.63%) NHS
8 6 (1.09%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.91%) Cryptography
10 4 (0.73%) Clustering
11 3 (0.54%) PKI
12 2 (0.36%) Fintech
12 2 (0.36%) Handset
12 2 (0.36%) iPad
12 2 (0.36%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.36%) Streaming Video
12 2 (0.36%) User Experience
12 2 (0.36%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 53 (9.62%) Windows
2 46 (8.35%) Linux
3 27 (4.90%) Windows Server
3 27 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (3.45%) Unix
5 17 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.63%) Solaris
8 8 (1.45%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.91%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.18%) Android
10 1 (0.18%) CentOS
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (13.97%) ITIL
2 60 (10.89%) Load Balancing
3 55 (9.98%) Migration
4 40 (7.26%) Network Design
5 30 (5.44%) Project Management
6 24 (4.36%) Network Monitoring
7 20 (3.63%) Change Management
7 20 (3.63%) Network Management
8 16 (2.90%) Incident Management
9 15 (2.72%) High Availability
9 15 (2.72%) Network Architecture
9 15 (2.72%) Problem Management
9 15 (2.72%) Service Delivery
10 14 (2.54%) Information Security
10 14 (2.54%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (2.00%) Service Management
12 10 (1.81%) Performance Analysis
12 10 (1.81%) Risk Management
12 10 (1.81%) Validation
13 9 (1.63%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.54%) Perl
2 11 (2.00%) Python
3 9 (1.63%) C
4 7 (1.27%) PowerShell
4 7 (1.27%) SQL
5 3 (0.54%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.54%) Lisp
6 1 (0.18%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 362 (65.70%) Cisco Certification
2 263 (47.73%) CCNP
3 185 (33.58%) CCNA
4 75 (13.61%) CCIE
5 72 (13.07%) Security Cleared
6 53 (9.62%) SC Cleared
7 20 (3.63%) CCVP
7 20 (3.63%) Degree
8 18 (3.27%) CCNP Voice
9 14 (2.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (2.18%) CCSA
11 11 (2.00%) CCDP
11 11 (2.00%) CCSE
11 11 (2.00%) JNCIP
11 11 (2.00%) JNCIS
12 9 (1.63%) JNCIE
12 9 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (1.45%) JNCIA
13 8 (1.45%) MCSE
14 5 (0.91%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.99%) SLA
2 7 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.91%) QA
4 4 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.36%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 34 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (4.36%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.18%) vSphere
4 7 (1.27%) XenApp
5 6 (1.09%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.91%) KVM
7 4 (0.73%) ProxySG
8 3 (0.54%) Firmware
8 3 (0.54%) vCloud
9 2 (0.36%) iptables
9 2 (0.36%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.36%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.18%) BIND 9
10 1 (0.18%) Docker
10 1 (0.18%) pfSense
10 1 (0.18%) Samba
10 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 61 (11.07%) Cisco CUCM
2 35 (6.35%) Cisco UCCE
3 34 (6.17%) Cisco UCCX
4 20 (3.63%) CiscoWorks
5 14 (2.54%) FortiGate
6 10 (1.81%) OpenView
7 9 (1.63%) CA Spectrum
8 8 (1.45%) WhatsUp Gold
9 6 (1.09%) Cacti
10 4 (0.73%) Cisco Prime
10 4 (0.73%) SCCM
11 3 (0.54%) Cisco IPCC
11 3 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
12 2 (0.36%) Nagios
12 2 (0.36%) QRadar
12 2 (0.36%) vRealize
12 2 (0.36%) Zenoss
13 1 (0.18%) HP NNM
13 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 1 (0.18%) Nmap
Vendors
1 551 (100.00%) Cisco
2 98 (17.79%) CheckPoint
3 80 (14.52%) Juniper
4 72 (13.07%) F5
5 49 (8.89%) VMware
6 44 (7.99%) HP
7 43 (7.80%) Palo Alto
8 39 (7.08%) SolarWinds
9 25 (4.54%) Citrix
9 25 (4.54%) Fortinet
9 25 (4.54%) Microsoft
10 20 (3.63%) Blue Coat
11 17 (3.09%) Red Hat
12 16 (2.90%) EMC
13 15 (2.72%) Avaya
14 14 (2.54%) Aruba
15 12 (2.18%) IPFX
15 12 (2.18%) IronPort
16 11 (2.00%) Riverbed
16 11 (2.00%) Tandberg
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