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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 596 543 570
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +27
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 25 56 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.11% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.74% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 39 15
Average daily rate £395 £257 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.69% -26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £118 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £376 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £291 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.97% -27.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
7709 7577 6678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.05% 14.97% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4751 4188 3589
Average daily rate £393 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 401 377
Average hourly rate £26.00 £27.32 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.81% +36.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
London -40 10 £440 +85.26% 3
South East -13 8 £338 +32.35% 3
South West +1 3 £365 +1.38%
West Midlands - 2 £85 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £215 -
North West - 1 - - 1
Cisco IPT
UK

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 49 (96.08%) Cisco
2 36 (70.59%) IP Telephony
3 23 (45.10%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (39.22%) Firewall
4 20 (39.22%) WAN
5 19 (37.25%) Wireless
6 18 (35.29%) LAN
7 12 (23.53%) VPN
7 12 (23.53%) CCNP
8 11 (21.57%) ITIL
8 11 (21.57%) MPLS
9 10 (19.61%) CheckPoint
9 10 (19.61%) CCNA
9 10 (19.61%) SolarWinds
9 10 (19.61%) Network Management
9 10 (19.61%) Cisco UCCX
10 9 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (13.73%) Windows
11 7 (13.73%) ITIL V3
11 7 (13.73%) Data Centre
12 6 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
12 6 (11.76%) Unified Communications
12 6 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
12 6 (11.76%) Finance
13 5 (9.80%) CCVP
13 5 (9.80%) Internet
13 5 (9.80%) DHCP
13 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP

Cisco IPT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (7.84%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 36 (70.59%) IP Telephony
2 20 (39.22%) Firewall
2 20 (39.22%) WAN
3 19 (37.25%) Wireless
4 18 (35.29%) LAN
5 12 (23.53%) VPN
6 11 (21.57%) MPLS
7 6 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (11.76%) Unified Communications
8 5 (9.80%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (9.80%) DHCP
8 5 (9.80%) DNS
8 5 (9.80%) FWSM
8 5 (9.80%) Internet
8 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
9 4 (7.84%) Network Security
9 4 (7.84%) Skype
9 4 (7.84%) VLAN
10 3 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
10 3 (5.88%) WebEx
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Legal
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Law
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Network Engineer
2 14 (27.45%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (11.76%) Support Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Voice Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Cisco Support
7 4 (7.84%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Network Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco IPT Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco Specialist
8 3 (5.88%) Network Specialist
9 2 (3.92%) Network Project Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Network Support
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (13.73%) Data Centre
3 6 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.92%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.96%) Eurex
6 1 (1.96%) iPad
6 1 (1.96%) iPhone
6 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.96%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.92%) Android
4 2 (3.92%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Network Management
3 7 (13.73%) ITIL V3
4 4 (7.84%) Capacity Management
4 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.84%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 3 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.92%) Data Governance
6 2 (3.92%) Data Management
6 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.92%) Information Security
6 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.92%) Service Design
6 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.96%) Network Design
7 1 (1.96%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (23.53%) CCNP
3 10 (19.61%) CCNA
4 5 (9.80%) CCVP
4 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.84%) CCNP Voice
6 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) HNC
7 1 (1.96%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.96%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) UAG
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (9.80%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (7.84%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 49 (96.08%) Cisco
2 10 (19.61%) CheckPoint
2 10 (19.61%) SolarWinds
3 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.80%) CA
4 5 (9.80%) HP
4 5 (9.80%) IBM
4 5 (9.80%) Nokia
5 4 (7.84%) Brocade
5 4 (7.84%) IronPort
5 4 (7.84%) Riverbed
5 4 (7.84%) Sonus
6 3 (5.88%) Siemens
7 2 (3.92%) Apple
7 2 (3.92%) Citrix
7 2 (3.92%) iManage
7 2 (3.92%) Juniper
7 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.96%) Meraki
8 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL