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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Specialist
Rank 571 566 562
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Specialist 7 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.006% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.007% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £525 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £525 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £525 £375
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
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
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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
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 19 September 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
Yorkshire +2 2 - -
London - 1 £375 -
West Midlands - - - -
Cisco Specialist
UK

Cisco Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (36.36%) MPLS
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) CCNP
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Juniper
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) ADSL
6 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
6 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 2 (18.18%) Lync
6 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
6 2 (18.18%) F5
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 2 (18.18%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) Verint
7 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
7 1 (9.09%) NAS
7 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE

Cisco Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (18.18%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) MPLS
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) ADSL
3 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (18.18%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) OSPF
4 1 (9.09%) BGP
4 1 (9.09%) RTP
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PKI
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNP
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Verint
4 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
4 1 (9.09%) Brocade
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix