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 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 537 523 505
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 55 28 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.059% 0.092%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% 0.43% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 25
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £165 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £528 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
+9.61% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.22% -
Cisco IPT
UK

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
7495 6470 7434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.41% 13.64% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4383 3618 3660
Average daily rate £365 £375 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 438 589
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +7.14%

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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 2014. 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 +25 41 £278 -17.77% 1
South East -22 5 £338 +42.10%
North West -6 3 £425 +41.66%
South West -28 3 £375 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
Cisco IPT
UK

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 96 (100.00%) Cisco
2 51 (53.13%) LAN
3 48 (50.00%) WAN
4 41 (42.71%) Cisco CUCM
5 38 (39.58%) IP Telephony
6 36 (37.50%) Firewall
7 31 (32.29%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (28.13%) Load Balancing
9 23 (23.96%) CCNP
10 22 (22.92%) VoIP
10 22 (22.92%) Finance
11 20 (20.83%) NetScaler
12 19 (19.79%) Citrix
12 19 (19.79%) CheckPoint
12 19 (19.79%) MPLS
13 18 (18.75%) DHCP
14 17 (17.71%) DNS
14 17 (17.71%) Wireless
14 17 (17.71%) Riverbed
15 16 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (16.67%) Windows
16 15 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
17 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
17 14 (14.58%) CA
17 14 (14.58%) Change Management
18 13 (13.54%) Telecoms
18 13 (13.54%) BGP
18 13 (13.54%) WAN Optimisation
18 13 (13.54%) Wireshark
19 12 (12.50%) F5

Cisco IPT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 8 (8.33%) Lync
2 2 (2.08%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) MS Office
2 4 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 51 (53.13%) LAN
2 48 (50.00%) WAN
3 38 (39.58%) IP Telephony
4 36 (37.50%) Firewall
5 22 (22.92%) VoIP
6 20 (20.83%) NetScaler
7 19 (19.79%) MPLS
8 18 (18.75%) DHCP
9 17 (17.71%) DNS
9 17 (17.71%) Wireless
10 16 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
11 15 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (13.54%) BGP
12 13 (13.54%) Wireshark
13 11 (11.46%) TCP/IP
13 11 (11.46%) Unified Communications
14 10 (10.42%) VPN
15 9 (9.38%) Ethernet
16 8 (8.33%) VPLS
16 8 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
General
1 22 (22.92%) Finance
2 13 (13.54%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.33%) Banking
4 4 (4.17%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.08%) Law
6 1 (1.04%) Back Office
6 1 (1.04%) Retail
6 1 (1.04%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 16 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
3 12 (12.50%) Analyst
4 10 (10.42%) Cisco IPT Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Consultant
6 8 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 7 (7.29%) Network Administrator
7 7 (7.29%) Network Manager
7 7 (7.29%) Administrator
7 7 (7.29%) Voice Consultant
8 5 (5.21%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Manager
8 5 (5.21%) Network Consultant
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (4.17%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) IT Support
9 4 (4.17%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Cisco Consultant
9 4 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.29%) XMPP
2 2 (2.08%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.46%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (7.29%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.13%) EPoS
5 2 (2.08%) PKI
6 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.04%) IVR
6 1 (1.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.67%) Windows
2 9 (9.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.13%) UNIX
3 3 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.13%) Load Balancing
2 14 (14.58%) Change Management
3 13 (13.54%) WAN Optimisation
4 11 (11.46%) Service Management
5 10 (10.42%) Line Management
6 5 (5.21%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.21%) Project Management
7 4 (4.17%) Network Management
7 4 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.17%) ITIL
8 3 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.08%) Waterfall
9 2 (2.08%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.08%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.04%) BCP
10 1 (1.04%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.04%) Quality Management
10 1 (1.04%) Migration
10 1 (1.04%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.04%) SQL
1 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (32.29%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (23.96%) CCNP
3 10 (10.42%) CCNA
4 9 (9.38%) CCDP
5 8 (8.33%) CCVP
6 5 (5.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.08%) CCENT
8 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.04%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.17%) MetaFrame
2 4 (4.17%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.08%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (42.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
3 8 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
4 7 (7.29%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (7.29%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (4.17%) WSUS
5 4 (4.17%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (2.08%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (1.04%) Nagios
7 1 (1.04%) Cacti
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (19.79%) Citrix
2 19 (19.79%) CheckPoint
3 17 (17.71%) Riverbed
4 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
4 14 (14.58%) CA
5 12 (12.50%) F5
5 12 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 10 (10.42%) Juniper
7 9 (9.38%) Websense
8 6 (6.25%) Aruba
8 6 (6.25%) Blue Coat
9 5 (5.21%) Dell
9 5 (5.21%) Brocade
9 5 (5.21%) Polycom
10 4 (4.17%) BT
10 4 (4.17%) Veritas
10 4 (4.17%) Reuters
10 4 (4.17%) Bloomberg
10 4 (4.17%) Symantec
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £130.00 - £150.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 14 days ago