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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Support
Rank 583 597 563
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Support 47 35 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.066% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.070% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 31
Median daily rate £363 £291 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.46% -2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £208 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £405 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £291 £285
% change year-on-year
+18.02% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £15.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
46888 50234 48267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.74% 94.99% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30895 32536 29727
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1440 1905 1932
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +11 24 £394 +34.61% 1
South East +10 13 £363 +22.88% 4
Yorkshire +9 3 £319 -
North East -21 2 £300 -
South West - 2 £313 - 3
East of England +18 1 - -
North West +5 1 - -
West Midlands -27 1 - -
Cisco Support
UK

Cisco Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 85 (100.00%) Cisco
2 45 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (43.53%) Firewall
4 30 (35.29%) CCNP
5 29 (34.12%) WAN
6 23 (27.06%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (25.88%) Windows
7 22 (25.88%) Data Centre
8 21 (24.71%) LAN
9 20 (23.53%) CCNA
10 17 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 16 (18.82%) TCP/IP
11 16 (18.82%) Wireless
11 16 (18.82%) Network Security
11 16 (18.82%) Windows Server
12 15 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (17.65%) ITIL
13 14 (16.47%) VPN
13 14 (16.47%) NetApp
13 14 (16.47%) VMware
14 12 (14.12%) FlexPod
15 11 (12.94%) Finance
15 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
15 11 (12.94%) CCIE
16 10 (11.76%) OSPF
16 10 (11.76%) Banking
16 10 (11.76%) Data ONTAP
17 9 (10.59%) NCDA
17 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
17 9 (10.59%) vSphere

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 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Office
2 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (43.53%) Firewall
2 29 (34.12%) WAN
3 23 (27.06%) Cisco ASA
4 21 (24.71%) LAN
5 16 (18.82%) Network Security
5 16 (18.82%) TCP/IP
5 16 (18.82%) Wireless
6 15 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (16.47%) VPN
8 10 (11.76%) OSPF
9 8 (9.41%) BGP
9 8 (9.41%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (9.41%) Ethernet
10 7 (8.24%) Broadband
10 7 (8.24%) SAN
10 7 (8.24%) VoIP
11 6 (7.06%) ISDN
12 5 (5.88%) DHCP
12 5 (5.88%) MPLS
12 5 (5.88%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.18%) NonStop SQL
General
1 11 (12.94%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Banking
3 6 (7.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.35%) Back Office
5 1 (1.18%) Front Office
5 1 (1.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) Data Centre
2 12 (14.12%) FlexPod
3 6 (7.06%) Driving Licence
4 5 (5.88%) e-Health
5 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.35%) Clustering
6 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (2.35%) NHS
6 2 (2.35%) Statistics
7 1 (1.18%) CESG
7 1 (1.18%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.18%) Replication
7 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.18%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.18%) User Experience
7 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.88%) Windows
2 16 (18.82%) Windows Server
3 10 (11.76%) Data ONTAP
4 8 (9.41%) Linux
5 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.35%) Unix
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.65%) ITIL
2 8 (9.41%) Network Management
3 7 (8.24%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (7.06%) Network Design
5 5 (5.88%) Change Management
5 5 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.53%) High Availability
6 3 (3.53%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.35%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.35%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.18%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.18%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.18%) Logistics
8 1 (1.18%) PRINCE
8 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.18%) Scrum
8 1 (1.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.18%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (35.29%) CCNP
3 20 (23.53%) CCNA
4 11 (12.94%) CCIE
5 9 (10.59%) NCDA
5 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
6 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
7 6 (7.06%) CCDP
8 5 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (3.53%) CCDE
9 3 (3.53%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.35%) Degree
11 1 (1.18%) CCSE
11 1 (1.18%) CCVP
11 1 (1.18%) CISSP
11 1 (1.18%) CLAS
11 1 (1.18%) ISEB
11 1 (1.18%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.18%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.18%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.59%) vSphere
3 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.35%) NFS
5 1 (1.18%) vCloud
5 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.18%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.18%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.18%) OpenView
2 1 (1.18%) OPNET
2 1 (1.18%) SCCM
2 1 (1.18%) vRealize
2 1 (1.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (16.47%) NetApp
2 14 (16.47%) VMware
3 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.59%) CheckPoint
5 8 (9.41%) Juniper
6 6 (7.06%) Avaya
6 6 (7.06%) Citrix
6 6 (7.06%) IBM
6 6 (7.06%) Riverbed
7 5 (5.88%) CA
7 5 (5.88%) F5
8 4 (4.71%) Meraki
8 4 (4.71%) Palo Alto
8 4 (4.71%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.53%) Aruba
9 3 (3.53%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.53%) HP
9 3 (3.53%) Nortel
10 2 (2.35%) BMC