The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IPT skills 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 IPT over the 3 months to 27 February 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 513 526 474
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -52
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 51 20 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.044% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 0.33% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 11 17
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £280 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £463 £244
% change year-on-year
-44.86% +89.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7037 6061 6348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.77% 13.25% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3842 3141 3133
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 359 566
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

Cisco IPT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IPT across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IPT Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cisco IPT
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco IPT Daily Rate Trend in England

Cisco IPT
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco IPT across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Cisco IPT Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cisco IPT
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco IPT Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cisco IPT
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 IPT within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 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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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
London +4 31 £263 -25.00% 4
East of England - 12 £255 -
South East -26 6 £225 -30.76% 3
West Midlands - - - -
Cisco IPT
UK

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cisco IPT 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 IPT.

1 105 (100.00%) Cisco
2 57 (54.29%) IP Telephony
3 53 (50.48%) LAN
4 44 (41.90%) WAN
5 37 (35.24%) Wireless
6 33 (31.43%) Cisco CUCM
7 32 (30.48%) Firewall
8 31 (29.52%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (26.67%) VoIP
10 25 (23.81%) Windows
11 24 (22.86%) Load Balancing
12 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
13 21 (20.00%) Finance
13 21 (20.00%) VPN
14 20 (19.05%) CCNP
14 20 (19.05%) MPLS
15 18 (17.14%) Citrix
16 16 (15.24%) Video Conferencing
16 16 (15.24%) Cisco Nexus
17 15 (14.29%) NetScaler
17 15 (14.29%) CA
17 15 (14.29%) BGP
17 15 (14.29%) CheckPoint
18 14 (13.33%) HP
18 14 (13.33%) CCNA
18 14 (13.33%) DNS
19 13 (12.38%) DHCP
19 13 (12.38%) ITIL
19 13 (12.38%) Riverbed
19 13 (12.38%) Lync

Cisco IPT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cisco IPT 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 IPT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (12.38%) Lync
2 8 (7.62%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.86%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (10.48%) MS Office
2 3 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.95%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 57 (54.29%) IP Telephony
2 53 (50.48%) LAN
3 44 (41.90%) WAN
4 37 (35.24%) Wireless
5 32 (30.48%) Firewall
6 28 (26.67%) VoIP
7 21 (20.00%) VPN
8 20 (19.05%) MPLS
9 16 (15.24%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (14.29%) NetScaler
10 15 (14.29%) BGP
11 14 (13.33%) DNS
12 13 (12.38%) DHCP
13 12 (11.43%) Unified Communications
14 11 (10.48%) TCP/IP
14 11 (10.48%) OSPF
15 10 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (8.57%) H.323
17 8 (7.62%) Ethernet
17 8 (7.62%) VPLS
General
1 21 (20.00%) Finance
2 12 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.52%) Banking
4 5 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Law
5 2 (1.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (29.52%) Network Engineer
2 22 (20.95%) Analyst
3 14 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (10.48%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (10.48%) Consultant
4 11 (10.48%) Service Analyst
5 9 (8.57%) Voice Engineer
6 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Voice Consultant
7 7 (6.67%) Network Analyst
8 6 (5.71%) Cisco IPT Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Network Consultant
9 5 (4.76%) Senior Network Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Network Operations Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Cisco Voice Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.71%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.24%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.81%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.86%) IVR
5 2 (1.90%) EPoS
6 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.95%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.81%) Windows
2 8 (7.62%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.76%) UNIX
4 3 (2.86%) Linux
4 3 (2.86%) Windows 2000
4 3 (2.86%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) Load Balancing
2 13 (12.38%) ITIL
3 12 (11.43%) Change Management
4 11 (10.48%) Service Management
5 9 (8.57%) WAN Optimisation
5 9 (8.57%) Line Management
6 8 (7.62%) Network Management
6 8 (7.62%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.81%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.81%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (2.86%) Project Management
9 2 (1.90%) Migration
9 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2
9 2 (1.90%) Asset Management
10 1 (0.95%) Document Management
10 1 (0.95%) Network Design
10 1 (0.95%) Supplier Management
10 1 (0.95%) Waterfall
10 1 (0.95%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (29.52%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (19.05%) CCNP
3 14 (13.33%) CCNA
4 8 (7.62%) A+ Certification
5 7 (6.67%) CCVP
6 4 (3.81%) JNCIA
6 4 (3.81%) CCIE
7 3 (2.86%) CCDP
8 2 (1.90%) Degree
8 2 (1.90%) CCENT
8 2 (1.90%) VCP4
9 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 8 (7.62%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.81%) MetaFrame
2 4 (3.81%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 33 (31.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (9.52%) CA Spectrum
2 10 (9.52%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
4 6 (5.71%) Cisco IPCC
4 6 (5.71%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (3.81%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.81%) WSUS
6 3 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 105 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
3 18 (17.14%) Citrix
4 15 (14.29%) CA
4 15 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 14 (13.33%) HP
6 13 (12.38%) Riverbed
7 12 (11.43%) Juniper
8 11 (10.48%) SolarWinds
9 8 (7.62%) VMware
9 8 (7.62%) NetApp
10 7 (6.67%) Blue Coat
10 7 (6.67%) F5
11 6 (5.71%) Aruba
11 6 (5.71%) Remedy
11 6 (5.71%) IBM
12 5 (4.76%) Dell
12 5 (4.76%) Nokia
12 5 (4.76%) Reuters
12 5 (4.76%) Bloomberg
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