The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 523 499 475
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 67 64 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 43 32
Average daily rate
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£335 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.38% +15.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £21.15 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.90 £42.35 £36.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £31.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-25.98% +15.45%
Cisco Network 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
48343 44497 46623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.69% 92.87% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30757 27460 26825
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1984 1944 2328
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Cisco Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Cisco Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cisco Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Cisco Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Cisco Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cisco Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cisco Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Cisco Network Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 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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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 +8 36 £320 -5.18% 3
South East -15 16 £331 +1.92% 2
South West -33 5 £275 +10.00% 3
East Midlands +4 4 £335 +11.66%
North West -6 3 £400 - 1
East of England -20 3 £350 +33.33% 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 10
Cisco Network Engineer
UK

Cisco Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title.

1 140 (100.00%) Cisco
2 100 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 71 (50.71%) CCNP
4 67 (47.86%) Firewall
5 53 (37.86%) CCNA
6 48 (34.29%) WAN
7 42 (30.00%) CheckPoint
8 38 (27.14%) LAN
9 35 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
9 35 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 30 (21.43%) VPN
11 29 (20.71%) BGP
12 25 (17.86%) Juniper
12 25 (17.86%) F5
13 23 (16.43%) Cisco PIX
14 22 (15.71%) Finance
14 22 (15.71%) OSPF
15 21 (15.00%) EIGRP
16 19 (13.57%) VoIP
17 18 (12.86%) Network Design
17 18 (12.86%) Network Security
18 16 (11.43%) Wireless
19 15 (10.71%) ITIL
19 15 (10.71%) SC Cleared
19 15 (10.71%) Security Cleared
20 14 (10.00%) Network Management
21 13 (9.29%) VLAN
21 13 (9.29%) TACACS
22 12 (8.57%) Load Balancing
23 11 (7.86%) MPLS

Cisco Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (47.86%) Firewall
2 48 (34.29%) WAN
3 38 (27.14%) LAN
4 35 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 35 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 30 (21.43%) VPN
6 29 (20.71%) BGP
7 23 (16.43%) Cisco PIX
8 22 (15.71%) OSPF
9 21 (15.00%) EIGRP
10 19 (13.57%) VoIP
11 18 (12.86%) Network Security
12 16 (11.43%) Wireless
13 13 (9.29%) TACACS
13 13 (9.29%) VLAN
14 11 (7.86%) MPLS
15 10 (7.14%) IPsec
15 10 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
16 9 (6.43%) Multicast
16 9 (6.43%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Ant
General
1 22 (15.71%) Finance
2 5 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.86%) Banking
3 4 (2.86%) Local Government
4 3 (2.14%) Back Office
4 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Advertising
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
5 1 (0.71%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.43%) CSS
2 1 (0.71%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.57%) Hedge funds
2 3 (2.14%) NHS
3 2 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.71%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.29%) Windows
1 6 (4.29%) Linux
2 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.86%) Network Design
2 15 (10.71%) ITIL
3 14 (10.00%) Network Management
4 12 (8.57%) Load Balancing
5 10 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 10 (7.14%) Change Control
6 5 (3.57%) Project Management
6 5 (3.57%) Migration
7 4 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (2.14%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.14%) Time Management
9 2 (1.43%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (1.43%) Network Architecture
9 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2
9 2 (1.43%) Change Management
9 2 (1.43%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (1.43%) Low Latency
9 2 (1.43%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.43%) Business Continuity
10 1 (0.71%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 100 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (50.71%) CCNP
3 53 (37.86%) CCNA
4 15 (10.71%) SC Cleared
4 15 (10.71%) Security Cleared
5 11 (7.86%) CCVP
6 8 (5.71%) CCDP
7 6 (4.29%) CCDA
7 6 (4.29%) CCIE
8 4 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.14%) CCSA
9 3 (2.14%) CCSP
10 1 (0.71%) CCIP
10 1 (0.71%) MCSE
10 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.71%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Firmware
1 1 (0.71%) ProxySG
1 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (2.14%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.71%) RANCID
2 1 (0.71%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.71%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.71%) Cacti
2 1 (0.71%) OpenNMS
2 1 (0.71%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 140 (100.00%) Cisco
2 42 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 25 (17.86%) Juniper
3 25 (17.86%) F5
4 7 (5.00%) Mitel
4 7 (5.00%) SolarWinds
5 6 (4.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.29%) VMware
5 6 (4.29%) Nokia
6 5 (3.57%) BMC
6 5 (3.57%) BT
6 5 (3.57%) HP
6 5 (3.57%) Citrix
6 5 (3.57%) Avaya
7 3 (2.14%) Nortel
7 3 (2.14%) Remedy
8 2 (1.43%) Ericsson
8 2 (1.43%) Aastra
8 2 (1.43%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.71%) Infoblox
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