The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 14 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 9 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.29% 3.42% 4.91%
As % of the Vendors category 13.85% 7.55% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 7
Median daily rate £255 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
Cisco
Suffolk

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

Vendors Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 53 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 45.45% 45.30% 38.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 34 53
Median daily rate £353 £475 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.78% +18.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 4 (40.00%) VMware
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) NetApp
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Data Management
2 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (20.00%) Mimecast
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Sun
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) SLA

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (10.00%) IOS XR
2 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (10.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco IPT Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) IVR
1 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (30.00%) Data Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) Genesys
4 1 (10.00%) Sun