The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 26 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 38 25 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.92% 4.94% 7.59%
As % of the Vendors category 12.58% 9.26% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 21
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£363 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £283 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.25 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -12.08%
Cisco
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
302 270 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 47.04% 53.36% 49.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 127 90
Average daily rate £350 £388 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 51 52
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £38.36 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Essex region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Essex region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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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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
Harlow +3 8 £260 -25.85%
Chelmsford -7 7 £425 +136.11% 2
Colchester +1 3 £315 -18.70%
Basildon -5 3 £275 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £208 -
Witham - 1 - -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Cisco 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 Cisco.

1 21 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (31.82%) Firewall
2 19 (28.79%) CCNP
3 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (24.24%) VMware
4 14 (21.21%) IP Telephony
5 13 (19.70%) ITIL
5 13 (19.70%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (18.18%) VoIP
7 11 (16.67%) CCNA
7 11 (16.67%) Windows
7 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 11 (16.67%) Wireless
7 11 (16.67%) VLAN
8 10 (15.15%) NetApp
9 9 (13.64%) LAN
9 9 (13.64%) WAN
9 9 (13.64%) Cisco IPT
10 8 (12.12%) MS Exchange
10 8 (12.12%) CheckPoint
11 7 (10.61%) HP
11 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (10.61%) MCSE
11 7 (10.61%) PBX
12 6 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (9.09%) Citrix
12 6 (9.09%) MPLS
12 6 (9.09%) OSPF
12 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
12 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Cisco 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 Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (4.55%) IIS
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.82%) Firewall
2 14 (21.21%) IP Telephony
3 13 (19.70%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (18.18%) VoIP
5 11 (16.67%) VLAN
5 11 (16.67%) Wireless
6 9 (13.64%) Cisco IPT
6 9 (13.64%) WAN
6 9 (13.64%) LAN
7 7 (10.61%) PBX
8 6 (9.09%) MPLS
8 6 (9.09%) OSPF
8 6 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (7.58%) BGP
9 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
9 5 (7.58%) Internet
9 5 (7.58%) Network Security
9 5 (7.58%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (6.06%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
1 5 (7.58%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Publishing
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Network Engineer
2 8 (12.12%) Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Consultant
4 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) VoIP Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Cisco Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) IT Security Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Security Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Security Officer
7 3 (4.55%) IT Security Officer
7 3 (4.55%) Cisco Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) NHS
1 5 (7.58%) IVR
2 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) BYOD
4 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.52%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.52%) PKI
4 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.52%) Handset
4 1 (1.52%) Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.03%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (1.52%) Solaris
4 1 (1.52%) Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) ITIL
2 4 (6.06%) Asset Management
2 4 (6.06%) Load Balancing
2 4 (6.06%) Time Management
2 4 (6.06%) Data Protection
3 3 (4.55%) Security Architecture
3 3 (4.55%) SIEM
3 3 (4.55%) Security Management
4 2 (3.03%) Project Management
4 2 (3.03%) Service Management
4 2 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.03%) Change Control
4 2 (3.03%) Project Planning
4 2 (3.03%) Migration
4 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (3.03%) Information Security
5 1 (1.52%) Cyber Security
5 1 (1.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.52%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (28.79%) CCNP
3 11 (16.67%) CCNA
4 7 (10.61%) MCSE
4 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 5 (7.58%) CISSP
7 4 (6.06%) MCDST
7 4 (6.06%) Degree
8 3 (4.55%) CISA
8 3 (4.55%) CISM
8 3 (4.55%) CCVP
9 2 (3.03%) ISACA
9 2 (3.03%) CCSP
10 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.52%) CCIE
10 1 (1.52%) CCDP
10 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.52%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.52%) DFS Replication
3 1 (1.52%) vSphere
3 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.52%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (6.06%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (3.03%) SCCM
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.52%) OPNET
4 1 (1.52%) SCOM
4 1 (1.52%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (1.52%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
1 16 (24.24%) VMware
2 10 (15.15%) NetApp
3 8 (12.12%) CheckPoint
4 7 (10.61%) HP
5 6 (9.09%) Citrix
5 6 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 5 (7.58%) McAfee
6 5 (7.58%) Dell
7 4 (6.06%) Siemens
7 4 (6.06%) Juniper
7 4 (6.06%) Mitel
7 4 (6.06%) Sophos
7 4 (6.06%) Clearswift
7 4 (6.06%) Panasonic
7 4 (6.06%) F5
7 4 (6.06%) MobileIron
7 4 (6.06%) Aerohive Networks
8 3 (4.55%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
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