The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Cisco Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Support
Rank 578 577 538
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Support 50 37 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.072% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.076% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 38
Median daily rate £363 £300 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £295 £315
% change year-on-year
+14.40% -6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%
Cisco Support
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
47288 48921 46148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.82% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31099 31589 28488
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1397 1847 1900
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Cisco Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Cisco Support in the job title.

Cisco Support Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cisco Support
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco Support Daily Rate Trend in England

Cisco Support
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Support across the England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Cisco Support Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cisco Support
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco Support Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cisco Support
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Support within the England region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 22 £525 +75.00% 2
South East +21 15 £363 +19.83% 6
Yorkshire -2 4 £222 -
South West - 3 £310 -
East of England +20 2 - - 1
West Midlands -32 2 £350 +10.95% 1
North East - 2 £300 -
Cisco Support
UK

Cisco Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Cisco Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Cisco Support in the job title.

1 87 (100.00%) Cisco
2 47 (54.02%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (42.53%) Firewall
4 29 (33.33%) CCNP
5 25 (28.74%) WAN
6 23 (26.44%) Windows
7 22 (25.29%) CCNA
8 20 (22.99%) Cisco ASA
9 18 (20.69%) Data Centre
10 17 (19.54%) Active Directory
10 17 (19.54%) LAN
11 16 (18.39%) ITIL
11 16 (18.39%) Windows Server
12 15 (17.24%) Wireless
12 15 (17.24%) Network Security
13 14 (16.09%) VMware
13 14 (16.09%) NetApp
13 14 (16.09%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (14.94%) Juniper
15 12 (13.79%) FlexPod
16 11 (12.64%) CCIE
16 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
17 10 (11.49%) TCP/IP
17 10 (11.49%) VPN
17 10 (11.49%) Security Cleared
17 10 (11.49%) vSphere
17 10 (11.49%) Data ONTAP
18 9 (10.34%) NCDA
18 9 (10.34%) Linux
18 9 (10.34%) Citrix

Cisco Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (42.53%) Firewall
2 25 (28.74%) WAN
3 20 (22.99%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (19.54%) LAN
5 15 (17.24%) Network Security
5 15 (17.24%) Wireless
6 14 (16.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (11.49%) TCP/IP
7 10 (11.49%) VPN
8 8 (9.20%) Ethernet
9 7 (8.05%) Broadband
9 7 (8.05%) DHCP
10 6 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (6.90%) DNS
10 6 (6.90%) ISDN
10 6 (6.90%) MPLS
10 6 (6.90%) SAN
10 6 (6.90%) VoIP
11 5 (5.75%) FCoE
11 5 (5.75%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.15%) NonStop SQL
General
1 8 (9.20%) Banking
2 5 (5.75%) Finance
2 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.30%) Back Office
4 1 (1.15%) Front Office
4 1 (1.15%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) 802.1X
1 2 (2.30%) XMPP
2 1 (1.15%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.79%) FlexPod
3 7 (8.05%) Driving Licence
4 5 (5.75%) e-Health
5 2 (2.30%) Clustering
5 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (2.30%) NHS
5 2 (2.30%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.30%) Statistics
5 2 (2.30%) Streaming Video
5 2 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.15%) CESG
6 1 (1.15%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) Replication
6 1 (1.15%) User Experience
6 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.44%) Windows
2 16 (18.39%) Windows Server
3 10 (11.49%) Data ONTAP
4 9 (10.34%) Linux
5 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.30%) Unix
8 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.39%) ITIL
2 7 (8.05%) Network Management
2 7 (8.05%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (6.90%) Load Balancing
4 5 (5.75%) Network Design
5 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.45%) High Availability
6 3 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.30%) Change Management
7 2 (2.30%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.30%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.30%) Service Management
7 2 (2.30%) Software Licensing
8 1 (1.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.15%) Project Management
8 1 (1.15%) Quality Management
8 1 (1.15%) Scrum
8 1 (1.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.15%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (54.02%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (33.33%) CCNP
3 22 (25.29%) CCNA
4 11 (12.64%) CCIE
5 10 (11.49%) Security Cleared
6 9 (10.34%) NCDA
7 8 (9.20%) SC Cleared
8 6 (6.90%) CCDP
9 5 (5.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (3.45%) CCDE
10 3 (3.45%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.30%) Degree
12 1 (1.15%) CCSE
12 1 (1.15%) CISSP
12 1 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (1.15%) ISEB
12 1 (1.15%) JNCIE
12 1 (1.15%) JNCIP
12 1 (1.15%) MCSA
12 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.30%) SLA
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.15%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (19.54%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.49%) vSphere
3 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.30%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.30%) NFS
5 1 (1.15%) vCloud
5 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.30%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.30%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (2.30%) SCCM
3 1 (1.15%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.15%) OpenView
3 1 (1.15%) OPNET
3 1 (1.15%) vRealize
3 1 (1.15%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 87 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (16.09%) NetApp
2 14 (16.09%) VMware
3 13 (14.94%) Juniper
4 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
5 9 (10.34%) Citrix
6 8 (9.20%) CheckPoint
7 7 (8.05%) Avaya
8 6 (6.90%) IBM
8 6 (6.90%) Riverbed
9 5 (5.75%) CA
9 5 (5.75%) F5
9 5 (5.75%) SolarWinds
10 4 (4.60%) Meraki
11 3 (3.45%) Aruba
11 3 (3.45%) Blue Coat
11 3 (3.45%) HP
12 2 (2.30%) BMC
12 2 (2.30%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.30%) Infoblox