The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 32 42 14
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -28
Contract jobs citing Cisco 19 7 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.97% 1.57% 8.66%
As % of the Vendors category 8.09% 4.14% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 27
Median daily rate £330 £415 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% +8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £283 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £523 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+28.20% +8.33%
Cisco
South West

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

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
235 169 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 49.16% 37.81% 49.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 117 102
Median daily rate £375 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 19
Median hourly rate £34.50 £27.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.45% +14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.27 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £35.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Cheltenham +8 12 £330 -20.48% 2
Cisco
South West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 36 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (59.65%) Security Cleared
3 27 (47.37%) CCNP
4 25 (43.86%) SC Cleared
5 24 (42.11%) CCNA
6 22 (38.60%) LAN
7 21 (36.84%) Telecoms
8 19 (33.33%) Firewall
8 19 (33.33%) Windows
9 18 (31.58%) WAN
10 15 (26.32%) VPN
11 14 (24.56%) VMware
12 13 (22.81%) DHCP
13 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
14 11 (19.30%) ITIL
15 10 (17.54%) VoIP
15 10 (17.54%) Nortel
15 10 (17.54%) Citrix
15 10 (17.54%) Project Management
15 10 (17.54%) Juniper
15 10 (17.54%) Wireless
16 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
17 8 (14.04%) WLAN
17 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
17 8 (14.04%) DV Cleared
17 8 (14.04%) F5
17 8 (14.04%) ITIL V3
18 7 (12.28%) TippingPoint
18 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
18 7 (12.28%) ITIL Certification

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Project
3 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (38.60%) LAN
2 19 (33.33%) Firewall
3 18 (31.58%) WAN
4 15 (26.32%) VPN
5 13 (22.81%) DHCP
6 10 (17.54%) VoIP
6 10 (17.54%) Wireless
7 8 (14.04%) WLAN
8 7 (12.28%) BGP
8 7 (12.28%) EIGRP
9 6 (10.53%) IP Telephony
9 6 (10.53%) MPLS
9 6 (10.53%) VLAN
10 5 (8.77%) HSRP
10 5 (8.77%) IPsec
11 4 (7.02%) Internet
12 3 (5.26%) DNS
13 2 (3.51%) Cisco ISE
13 2 (3.51%) TACACS
13 2 (3.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.51%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.81%) Architect
3 10 (17.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Network Architect
5 6 (10.53%) Telecoms Architect
6 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Desktop Support
7 4 (7.02%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Cisco Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Blog
1 4 (7.02%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.51%) Clustering
3 2 (3.51%) CMDB
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) PKI
3 2 (3.51%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.77%) Linux
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) ITIL
2 10 (17.54%) Project Management
3 8 (14.04%) ITIL V3
4 7 (12.28%) Change Management
4 7 (12.28%) Service Delivery
5 6 (10.53%) Service Management
6 5 (8.77%) ITSM
6 5 (8.77%) MODAF
6 5 (8.77%) TOGAF
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (7.02%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (7.02%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.51%) Contingency Planning
8 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.51%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.51%) Software Licensing
8 2 (3.51%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (59.65%) Security Cleared
3 27 (47.37%) CCNP
4 25 (43.86%) SC Cleared
5 24 (42.11%) CCNA
6 8 (14.04%) DV Cleared
7 7 (12.28%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (8.77%) CCIE
9 2 (3.51%) MCP
9 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.75%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.75%) Degree
10 1 (1.75%) MCITP
10 1 (1.75%) MCSE
10 1 (1.75%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 4 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.28%) ProxySG
2 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) XenServer
4 4 (7.02%) BitLocker
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (7.02%) UAG
4 4 (7.02%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.02%) XenApp
4 4 (7.02%) XenDesktop
5 3 (5.26%) Firmware
6 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.51%) vSphere
7 1 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (7.02%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) VMware
2 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 10 (17.54%) Citrix
3 10 (17.54%) Juniper
3 10 (17.54%) Nortel
4 8 (14.04%) F5
5 7 (12.28%) Blue Coat
5 7 (12.28%) TippingPoint
6 6 (10.53%) Dell
7 5 (8.77%) IBM
8 4 (7.02%) AppSense
8 4 (7.02%) Canon
8 4 (7.02%) EMC
8 4 (7.02%) Genesys
8 4 (7.02%) HP
8 4 (7.02%) Meraki
8 4 (7.02%) Polycom
8 4 (7.02%) Siemens
8 4 (7.02%) Sophos
9 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint