The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 33 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 100 125 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.78% 6.07% 5.21%
As % of the Vendors category 10.17% 12.04% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 81 44
Average daily rate
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£388 £325 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £170 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 20
Average hourly rate £11.17 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £19.38 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -16.52%
Cisco
South East

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

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
983 1038 976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 47.01% 50.36% 55.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 542 509
Average daily rate £388 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 59 121
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.06% -9.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Southampton -3 22 £388 +49.03% 10
Farnborough 0 14 £358 +7.92% 3
Hook -6 11 £356 +12.13%
Basingstoke -7 10 £395 +31.66% 3
Portsmouth 0 4 £205 -30.50% 1
Andover +4 3 £338 -28.94% 1
Winchester -13 3 £350 +1.44% 3
Havant 0 2 - -
Fareham -2 2 £245 +2.08% 2
Eastleigh - 1 £175 -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 93 (45.81%) Security Cleared
2 81 (39.90%) Cisco Certification
3 80 (39.41%) SC Cleared
4 71 (34.98%) Firewall
5 61 (30.05%) Linux
6 60 (29.56%) Microsoft
7 59 (29.06%) LAN
8 56 (27.59%) WAN
8 56 (27.59%) ITIL
9 54 (26.60%) VMware
10 49 (24.14%) Windows
11 47 (23.15%) Cisco ASA
12 46 (22.66%) CCNA
13 44 (21.67%) TCP/IP
14 41 (20.20%) CheckPoint
15 38 (18.72%) HP
15 38 (18.72%) Data Centre
16 36 (17.73%) Juniper
17 35 (17.24%) MS Excel
18 33 (16.26%) VMware Infrastructure
19 31 (15.27%) CCNP
19 31 (15.27%) UNIX
19 31 (15.27%) Microsoft Certification
20 29 (14.29%) VPN
20 29 (14.29%) Finance
21 28 (13.79%) SSL
22 26 (12.81%) PowerShell
23 25 (12.32%) McAfee
24 24 (11.82%) Active Directory
24 24 (11.82%) Wireless

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 12 (5.91%) Apache
2 10 (4.93%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.46%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.46%) GlassFish
4 4 (1.97%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.48%) IIS
5 3 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.49%) Lync
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.49%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 35 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.43%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.97%) MS Project
4 3 (1.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.94%) SaaS
2 4 (1.97%) IaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (34.98%) Firewall
2 59 (29.06%) LAN
3 56 (27.59%) WAN
4 47 (23.15%) Cisco ASA
5 44 (21.67%) TCP/IP
6 29 (14.29%) VPN
7 28 (13.79%) SSL
8 24 (11.82%) Wireless
9 23 (11.33%) DNS
10 20 (9.85%) OSPF
10 20 (9.85%) IPsec
11 18 (8.87%) DHCP
12 17 (8.37%) SAN
13 16 (7.88%) EIGRP
14 15 (7.39%) Intrusion Detection
14 15 (7.39%) VLAN
15 14 (6.90%) BGP
16 13 (6.40%) VoIP
16 13 (6.40%) Network Security
17 12 (5.91%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.48%) MySQL
5 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (1.48%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.49%) Juju
3 1 (0.49%) ClearCase
General
1 29 (14.29%) Finance
2 17 (8.37%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.96%) Banking
4 4 (1.97%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.99%) Military
6 1 (0.49%) German Language
6 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 49 (24.14%) Network Engineer
2 18 (8.87%) Analyst
3 16 (7.88%) Security Engineer
4 13 (6.40%) Test Specialist
4 13 (6.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (5.42%) Consultant
5 11 (5.42%) Firewall Engineer
6 10 (4.93%) Support Engineer
7 9 (4.43%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (4.43%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (3.45%) Support Analyst
8 7 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (2.96%) 1st Line Support
9 6 (2.96%) Server Engineer
9 6 (2.96%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 6 (2.96%) Build Engineer
10 5 (2.46%) PC Engineer
10 5 (2.46%) Test Leader
10 5 (2.46%) Data Centre Technician
10 5 (2.46%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.33%) HTML
2 21 (10.34%) JSP
3 20 (9.85%) .NET
3 20 (9.85%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.46%) SAML
5 4 (1.97%) Middleware
6 3 (1.48%) Ajax
7 2 (0.99%) JSF
7 2 (0.99%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.49%) YAML
8 1 (0.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.72%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.42%) PKI
3 8 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.94%) FlexPod
4 7 (3.45%) EPoS
5 6 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.46%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.46%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.97%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.48%) STB
8 3 (1.48%) Clustering
8 3 (1.48%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.99%) IVR
9 2 (0.99%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.99%) DTV
9 2 (0.99%) SecurID
9 2 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.99%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.49%) Statistics
10 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 61 (30.05%) Linux
2 49 (24.14%) Windows
3 31 (15.27%) UNIX
4 18 (8.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (5.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.45%) Data ONTAP
7 7 (3.45%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.96%) AIX
8 6 (2.96%) Solaris
9 5 (2.46%) VMS
10 2 (0.99%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.49%) Scientific Linux
11 1 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (27.59%) ITIL
2 24 (11.82%) Network Design
3 22 (10.84%) Service Management
4 21 (10.34%) Security Testing
5 20 (9.85%) Knowledge Management
6 14 (6.90%) Project Management
7 13 (6.40%) Configuration Management
8 12 (5.91%) Test Scripting
8 12 (5.91%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (4.93%) SIEM
9 10 (4.93%) Change Management
10 9 (4.43%) Migration
10 9 (4.43%) Analytics
10 9 (4.43%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (3.94%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (3.94%) Cyber Security
12 7 (3.45%) Network Management
12 7 (3.45%) Network Architecture
12 7 (3.45%) Time Management
12 7 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.81%) PowerShell
2 23 (11.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (5.91%) Perl
4 10 (4.93%) PHP
5 9 (4.43%) Java
6 8 (3.94%) SQL
7 7 (3.45%) C
8 5 (2.46%) VBScript
9 4 (1.97%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.49%) Python
11 1 (0.49%) C++
11 1 (0.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 93 (45.81%) Security Cleared
2 81 (39.90%) Cisco Certification
3 80 (39.41%) SC Cleared
4 46 (22.66%) CCNA
5 31 (15.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (15.27%) CCNP
6 21 (10.34%) MCITP
6 21 (10.34%) ISTQB
7 20 (9.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 15 (7.39%) ISEB
9 14 (6.90%) DV Cleared
10 13 (6.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (4.93%) CCSE
12 8 (3.94%) CCSA
13 7 (3.45%) MCSE
14 6 (2.96%) CISSP
14 6 (2.96%) Degree
15 5 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (1.97%) MCSA
16 4 (1.97%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.85%) SLA
2 8 (3.94%) QA
3 7 (3.45%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.97%) COSO
4 4 (1.97%) COBIT
4 4 (1.97%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.99%) GPG13
System Software
1 33 (16.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (11.82%) Active Directory
3 23 (11.33%) vSphere
4 13 (6.40%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (4.43%) VMware ESX
6 7 (3.45%) vCloud
7 6 (2.96%) Hyper-V
8 5 (2.46%) Postfix
8 5 (2.46%) Shibboleth
9 4 (1.97%) XenApp
10 2 (0.99%) Squid
11 1 (0.49%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.49%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (5.42%) SCCM
2 6 (2.96%) SCOM
3 4 (1.97%) SCVMM
3 4 (1.97%) SCDPM
3 4 (1.97%) SCSM
4 3 (1.48%) Netcool
4 3 (1.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.99%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.49%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.49%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.49%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.49%) WSUS
6 1 (0.49%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.49%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 60 (29.56%) Microsoft
2 54 (26.60%) VMware
3 41 (20.20%) CheckPoint
4 38 (18.72%) HP
5 36 (17.73%) Juniper
6 25 (12.32%) McAfee
7 17 (8.37%) NetApp
8 11 (5.42%) CA
9 10 (4.93%) Nokia
10 9 (4.43%) F5
11 8 (3.94%) Oracle
11 8 (3.94%) Citrix
11 8 (3.94%) BMC
12 7 (3.45%) Red Hat
12 7 (3.45%) Remedy
13 6 (2.96%) Blue Coat
13 6 (2.96%) IronPort
14 5 (2.46%) Imperva
14 5 (2.46%) NetScout
14 5 (2.46%) Symantec
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