The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Support
Rank 557 540 515
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Support 30 16 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.034% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.037% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 13
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £291 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £415 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £238
% change year-on-year
- +36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £23.50 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 - £21.50
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
48374 43774 46640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.69% 92.87% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30732 27045 26834
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 1989 1908 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 £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

Cisco Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 23 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Support within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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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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
London +17 20 £300 -14.28% 2
South East -27 4 £340 +4.61% 1
West Midlands -16 2 £450 -
Yorkshire - 2 £281 - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Cisco Support
UK

Cisco Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Cisco Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 42 (68.85%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (50.82%) Firewall
3 31 (50.82%) CCNP
4 17 (27.87%) WAN
5 16 (26.23%) EIGRP
5 16 (26.23%) Cisco CUCM
6 15 (24.59%) LAN
6 15 (24.59%) CCNA
6 15 (24.59%) Finance
7 13 (21.31%) CheckPoint
7 13 (21.31%) BGP
7 13 (21.31%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (19.67%) VPN
9 11 (18.03%) VoIP
10 10 (16.39%) Wireless
10 10 (16.39%) IP Telephony
11 9 (14.75%) TACACS
12 8 (13.11%) ITIL
12 8 (13.11%) OSPF
13 7 (11.48%) MPLS
13 7 (11.48%) HSRP
13 7 (11.48%) Multicast
14 6 (9.84%) NetScreen
14 6 (9.84%) BMC
14 6 (9.84%) TCP/IP
14 6 (9.84%) CCIE
14 6 (9.84%) Cisco IPT
14 6 (9.84%) Network Management
14 6 (9.84%) Unified Communications

Cisco Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Cisco Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) Lync
1 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 31 (50.82%) Firewall
2 17 (27.87%) WAN
3 16 (26.23%) EIGRP
4 15 (24.59%) LAN
5 13 (21.31%) BGP
5 13 (21.31%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (19.67%) VPN
7 11 (18.03%) VoIP
8 10 (16.39%) Wireless
8 10 (16.39%) IP Telephony
9 9 (14.75%) TACACS
10 8 (13.11%) OSPF
11 7 (11.48%) MPLS
11 7 (11.48%) HSRP
11 7 (11.48%) Multicast
12 6 (9.84%) NetScreen
12 6 (9.84%) TCP/IP
12 6 (9.84%) Cisco IPT
12 6 (9.84%) Unified Communications
12 6 (9.84%) Cisco IOS
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.56%) Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) FIX Protocol
1 5 (8.20%) CSS
2 4 (6.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Hedge funds
1 5 (8.20%) FlexPod
2 3 (4.92%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.64%) IVR
4 1 (1.64%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) UNIX
1 5 (8.20%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.11%) ITIL
2 6 (9.84%) Network Management
3 5 (8.20%) Migration
3 5 (8.20%) Change Management
3 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.92%) Fault Management
5 2 (3.28%) Service Management
5 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.64%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (1.64%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.64%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.64%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.64%) Change Control
6 1 (1.64%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.64%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.64%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.64%) Contact Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (68.85%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (50.82%) CCNP
3 15 (24.59%) CCNA
4 6 (9.84%) CCIE
5 5 (8.20%) CCVP
6 4 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.64%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (26.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (9.84%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (8.20%) OpenNMS
3 5 (8.20%) OPNET
3 5 (8.20%) RANCID
4 4 (6.56%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (21.31%) CheckPoint
3 6 (9.84%) BMC
3 6 (9.84%) F5
4 5 (8.20%) SolarWinds
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.56%) Juniper
6 3 (4.92%) Mitel
6 3 (4.92%) Avaya
6 3 (4.92%) HP
7 1 (1.64%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.64%) Tandberg
7 1 (1.64%) VMware
7 1 (1.64%) Nortel
7 1 (1.64%) Citrix
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