The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Specialist
Rank 582 568 569
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Specialist 14 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.053% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.056% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 6
Average daily rate £388 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £388 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cisco Specialist
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
44628 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29078 28059 25830
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 £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Cisco Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Cisco Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cisco Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco Specialist Daily Rate Trend in England

Cisco Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Cisco Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cisco Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cisco Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 11 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
Yorkshire -23 8 £404 +4.19%
London +7 4 £375 -12.02% 2
East Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 1
Cisco Specialist
UK

Cisco Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Cisco Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (53.85%) Firewall
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (34.62%) CCNP
4 9 (34.62%) CheckPoint
5 7 (26.92%) LAN
5 7 (26.92%) WAN
6 6 (23.08%) Network Security
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL
6 6 (23.08%) CCNA
6 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
7 5 (19.23%) F5
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
8 4 (15.38%) VMware
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
8 4 (15.38%) Citrix
8 4 (15.38%) Juniper
8 4 (15.38%) Linux
8 4 (15.38%) OSPF
8 4 (15.38%) BGP
8 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (11.54%) Line Management
9 3 (11.54%) Project Management
9 3 (11.54%) SLA
9 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
9 3 (11.54%) Mercator
9 3 (11.54%) CISSP

Cisco Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Cisco Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (26.92%) LAN
2 7 (26.92%) WAN
3 6 (23.08%) Network Security
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (15.38%) BGP
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (15.38%) OSPF
6 3 (11.54%) IP Telephony
6 3 (11.54%) Wireless
7 2 (7.69%) BIG-IP
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (7.69%) DHCP
7 2 (7.69%) DNS
7 2 (7.69%) Internet
7 2 (7.69%) NetScreen
7 2 (7.69%) VLAN
7 2 (7.69%) VoIP
7 2 (7.69%) VPN
7 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Local Government
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
2 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 2 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) CESG
4 1 (3.85%) IVR
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 3 (11.54%) Line Management
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security
4 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) Network Design
4 2 (7.69%) Security Management
4 2 (7.69%) SIEM
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Security
5 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (34.62%) CCNP
3 6 (23.08%) CCNA
4 3 (11.54%) CCIE
4 3 (11.54%) CISSP
5 2 (7.69%) CCSE
5 2 (7.69%) CEH
5 2 (7.69%) MCSA
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.85%) CISA
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) ISO 9000
3 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (7.69%) QRadar
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (34.62%) CheckPoint
3 5 (19.23%) F5
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
4 4 (15.38%) Citrix
4 4 (15.38%) Juniper
4 4 (15.38%) VMware
5 3 (11.54%) Mercator
6 2 (7.69%) Aruba
6 2 (7.69%) Imperva
6 2 (7.69%) Infoblox
6 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.85%) Avaya
7 1 (3.85%) CommVault
7 1 (3.85%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp
7 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
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