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 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco CiscoWorks
Rank 541 512 539
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +27
Contract jobs citing CiscoWorks 16 10 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.023% 0.056%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.43% 0.35% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 13
Average daily rate £400 £280 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -16.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £280 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £280 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £305
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 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
3758 2854 3479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.32% 6.61% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2190 1669 1882
Average daily rate £395 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.73%
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 150 152 149
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.05 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +10.81%
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 17 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 17 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 -16 6 £350 -
London -35 5 £500 +78.57% 1
South East - 5 - - 1
South West - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
East of England - - - -
CiscoWorks
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CiscoWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 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 23 (54.76%) CheckPoint
6 21 (50.00%) MPLS
7 20 (47.62%) SolarWinds
8 19 (45.24%) Cisco Nexus
8 19 (45.24%) Network Security
9 17 (40.48%) BIG-IP
9 17 (40.48%) WAN
10 16 (38.10%) VoIP
11 13 (30.95%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (28.57%) CCNA
12 12 (28.57%) HP
12 12 (28.57%) F5
13 11 (26.19%) OSPF
13 11 (26.19%) BGP
13 11 (26.19%) LAN
13 11 (26.19%) ITIL
14 10 (23.81%) Windows
14 10 (23.81%) Fortinet
14 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
14 10 (23.81%) Network Management
15 9 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 9 (21.43%) IP Telephony
15 9 (21.43%) Blue Coat
15 9 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (21.43%) UNIX
15 9 (21.43%) Remedy

CiscoWorks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) Firewall
2 21 (50.00%) MPLS
3 19 (45.24%) Network Security
3 19 (45.24%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (40.48%) BIG-IP
4 17 (40.48%) WAN
5 16 (38.10%) VoIP
6 13 (30.95%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (26.19%) OSPF
7 11 (26.19%) BGP
7 11 (26.19%) LAN
8 9 (21.43%) IP Telephony
8 9 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 8 (19.05%) DMVPN
9 8 (19.05%) WLAN
10 6 (14.29%) DMZ
10 6 (14.29%) EIGRP
10 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
3 8 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Network Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Network Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Voice Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Network Security Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Design Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Network Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Rollout Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Trainee
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) 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 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 10 (23.81%) Network Management
3 8 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (19.05%) WAN Optimisation
3 8 (19.05%) Incident Management
4 7 (16.67%) Low Latency
5 6 (14.29%) Facility Management
5 6 (14.29%) OO
5 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (11.90%) Change Management
6 5 (11.90%) Network Design
7 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
7 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.52%) Project Management
7 4 (9.52%) Load Balancing
8 3 (7.14%) Network Security Management
8 3 (7.14%) Security Management
8 3 (7.14%) Time Management
8 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 12 (28.57%) CCNA
4 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 6 (14.29%) CCDP
6 5 (11.90%) Degree
7 2 (4.76%) CCIE
8 1 (2.38%) CCSP
8 1 (2.38%) CCDA
8 1 (2.38%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (2.38%) PMP
8 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.38%) CCSA
8 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 23 (54.76%) CheckPoint
3 20 (47.62%) SolarWinds
4 12 (28.57%) F5
4 12 (28.57%) HP
5 10 (23.81%) Fortinet
6 9 (21.43%) Remedy
6 9 (21.43%) Blue Coat
7 8 (19.05%) BMC
7 8 (19.05%) McAfee
8 7 (16.67%) CA
8 7 (16.67%) Juniper
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%) SonicWALL
12 1 (2.38%) Infovista
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