The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 22 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 1 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.84% 3.41% 2.09%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 6.59% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £400 £500 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +30.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +38.23%
Cisco
Surrey

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

Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
66 91 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 55.46% 51.70% 49.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 64 37
Median daily rate £413 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 2
Median hourly rate £23.00 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.62% -17.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) RSVP
4 2 (28.57%) VRRP
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) CCIE
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) C

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) HSRP
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) RSVP
3 2 (28.57%) SNMP
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) VRRP
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) DMZ
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) TACACS
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Design Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) IP Design Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) IP Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) ArcSight Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
1 1 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Debian
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Network Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Security Hardening
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CCIE
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Huawei
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
4 1 (14.29%) Aruba
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) Ericsson
4 1 (14.29%) Hortonworks
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec