The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 30 38 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing Cisco 12 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.07% 1.73% 3.81%
As % of the Vendors category 10.62% 4.35% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Median daily rate £290 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +19.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.88 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +36.36%
Cisco
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
113 115 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.31% 39.79% 43.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 60 69
Median daily rate £325 £325 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £137 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 22
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.75 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Leicester - 7 - - 2
Hinckley 0 2 £290 -35.55%
Loughborough -5 1 £425 -
Cisco
East Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) LAN
2 9 (45.00%) CCNP
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (40.00%) WAN
3 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 7 (35.00%) Wireless
4 7 (35.00%) Network Management
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (30.00%) SolarWinds
5 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (20.00%) Security Patching
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) VMware
8 3 (15.00%) VLAN
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.00%) CCNA
8 3 (15.00%) VPN
8 3 (15.00%) Dell
8 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (15.00%) Network Security
8 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (15.00%) Office 365

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) LAN
3 8 (40.00%) WAN
4 7 (35.00%) Wireless
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (15.00%) Network Security
7 3 (15.00%) VLAN
7 3 (15.00%) VPN
8 2 (10.00%) NX-OS
8 2 (10.00%) SAN
8 2 (10.00%) TACACS
9 1 (5.00%) BGP
9 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (5.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (5.00%) DNS
9 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
9 1 (5.00%) MPLS
9 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Support Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Telephony Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Network Management
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Security Patching
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (10.00%) High Availability
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Security Management
3 2 (10.00%) Server Building
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.00%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CCNP
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) SolarWinds
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Dell
3 3 (15.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper
4 2 (10.00%) Meraki
4 2 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (5.00%) Avaya
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Mitel
5 1 (5.00%) MobileIron
5 1 (5.00%) ScanSafe
5 1 (5.00%) Sophos
5 1 (5.00%) Sun
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £230 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago