The first table below looks at the demand for CiscoWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CiscoWorks over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the England region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco CiscoWorks
Rank 551 509 538
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +29
Contract jobs citing CiscoWorks 13 7 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.016% 0.052%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.35% 0.25% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 13
Average daily rate £350 £280 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £280 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £20.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +80.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £22.50
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3673 2847 3518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.39% 6.62% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2150 1651 1885
Average daily rate £395 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.20% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 154 144
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.40 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
CiscoWorks
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CiscoWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CiscoWorks across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

CiscoWorks Jobs Demand Trend in England

CiscoWorks
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CiscoWorks Daily Rate Trend in England

CiscoWorks
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CiscoWorks across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

CiscoWorks Daily Rate Histogram in England

CiscoWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CiscoWorks Hourly Rate Trend in England

CiscoWorks
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 CiscoWorks within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -13 6 £350 -
South East - 5 £265 -
London -14 2 £500 +78.57% 2
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
South West - - - -
East of England - - - -
CiscoWorks
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CiscoWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CiscoWorks also 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 that cited CiscoWorks.

1 40 (95.24%) Cisco
2 35 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (69.05%) CCNP
4 24 (57.14%) Firewall
5 22 (52.38%) CheckPoint
6 20 (47.62%) MPLS
6 20 (47.62%) Network Security
6 20 (47.62%) SolarWinds
7 18 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (40.48%) WAN
9 16 (38.10%) BIG-IP
10 15 (35.71%) VoIP
11 13 (30.95%) CCNA
11 13 (30.95%) HP
12 12 (28.57%) LAN
12 12 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (26.19%) OSPF
13 11 (26.19%) BGP
13 11 (26.19%) F5
14 10 (23.81%) Network Management
14 10 (23.81%) ITIL
14 10 (23.81%) Windows
14 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
15 9 (21.43%) IP Telephony
15 9 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (21.43%) Fortinet
15 9 (21.43%) UNIX
16 8 (19.05%) Linux
16 8 (19.05%) Remedy
16 8 (19.05%) Incident Management

CiscoWorks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CiscoWorks also 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 that cited CiscoWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) Firewall
2 20 (47.62%) Network Security
2 20 (47.62%) MPLS
3 18 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (40.48%) WAN
5 16 (38.10%) BIG-IP
6 15 (35.71%) VoIP
7 12 (28.57%) LAN
7 12 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (26.19%) OSPF
8 11 (26.19%) BGP
9 9 (21.43%) IP Telephony
9 9 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (16.67%) DMVPN
11 7 (16.67%) DMZ
11 7 (16.67%) WLAN
12 6 (14.29%) EIGRP
12 6 (14.29%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 7 (16.67%) Finance
3 6 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Implementation Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Network Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Network Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Voice Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Network Security Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Network Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Security Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Design Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Trainee
8 2 (4.76%) Rollout Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Junior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 5 (11.90%) e-Health
2 5 (11.90%) SecurID
3 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.38%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) UNIX
3 8 (19.05%) Linux
4 6 (14.29%) Windows 2000
4 6 (14.29%) Windows NT
4 6 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 6 (14.29%) AIX
5 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) ITIL
1 10 (23.81%) Network Management
2 8 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 7 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 7 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 6 (14.29%) Facility Management
4 6 (14.29%) OO
4 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.90%) Change Management
5 5 (11.90%) Network Design
6 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 4 (9.52%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.14%) Network Security Management
7 3 (7.14%) Security Management
7 3 (7.14%) Time Management
7 3 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) C
3 3 (7.14%) Perl
4 2 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (69.05%) CCNP
3 13 (30.95%) CCNA
4 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 6 (14.29%) CCDP
6 5 (11.90%) Degree
7 1 (2.38%) CCDA
7 1 (2.38%) CCIE
7 1 (2.38%) CCSP
7 1 (2.38%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.38%) PMP
7 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.38%) CCSA
7 1 (2.38%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 6 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Cacti
3 5 (11.90%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (11.90%) OpenView
4 1 (2.38%) Netcool
Vendors
1 40 (95.24%) Cisco
2 22 (52.38%) CheckPoint
3 20 (47.62%) SolarWinds
4 13 (30.95%) HP
5 11 (26.19%) F5
6 9 (21.43%) Fortinet
7 8 (19.05%) Blue Coat
7 8 (19.05%) Remedy
8 7 (16.67%) McAfee
8 7 (16.67%) Juniper
8 7 (16.67%) BMC
8 7 (16.67%) CA
9 6 (14.29%) Oracle
10 4 (9.52%) Nokia
11 2 (4.76%) NetScout
11 2 (4.76%) Polycom
11 2 (4.76%) Tandberg
12 1 (2.38%) Riverbed
12 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
12 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
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