The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 1 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 10 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 27 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.22% 3.09% 3.35%
As % of the Vendors category 18.24% 6.52% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £475 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +43.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £217 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.65%
Cisco
Merseyside

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

Vendors Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
148 92 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 50.51% 47.42% 39.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 48 34
Average daily rate £338 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £490 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -44.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

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

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 19 (47.50%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (40.00%) CCNP
3 13 (32.50%) LAN
3 13 (32.50%) WAN
4 12 (30.00%) Data Centre
5 11 (27.50%) Firewall
6 10 (25.00%) VMware
6 10 (25.00%) VPN
6 10 (25.00%) SAN
6 10 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
7 9 (22.50%) Windows
7 9 (22.50%) Wireless
8 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 7 (17.50%) DNS
9 7 (17.50%) HP
10 6 (15.00%) Citrix
10 6 (15.00%) NetApp
10 6 (15.00%) ITIL
10 6 (15.00%) BGP
10 6 (15.00%) OSPF
10 6 (15.00%) Juniper
10 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (15.00%) Aruba
10 6 (15.00%) Brocade
11 5 (12.50%) Network Design
11 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (12.50%) F5
11 5 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (12.50%) Wi-Fi

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.00%) Lync
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) WAN
1 13 (32.50%) LAN
2 11 (27.50%) Firewall
3 10 (25.00%) SAN
3 10 (25.00%) VPN
3 10 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (22.50%) Wireless
5 7 (17.50%) DNS
6 6 (15.00%) OSPF
6 6 (15.00%) BGP
7 5 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (12.50%) DHCP
7 5 (12.50%) IPsec
7 5 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (10.00%) VoIP
8 4 (10.00%) EIGRP
9 3 (7.50%) HSRP
9 3 (7.50%) GLBP
9 3 (7.50%) VLAN
General
1 3 (7.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Network Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Network Designer
2 9 (22.50%) Designer
3 5 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Network Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Storage Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) SAN Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) CLARiiON
2 3 (7.50%) EMC Centera
2 3 (7.50%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (15.00%) ITIL
2 5 (12.50%) Network Design
3 3 (7.50%) Migration
3 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
3 3 (7.50%) Network Architecture
3 3 (7.50%) Network Management
3 3 (7.50%) Change Control
4 2 (5.00%) Time Management
4 2 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (2.50%) Change Management
5 1 (2.50%) Business Development
5 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (40.00%) CCNP
3 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
4 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (10.00%) CCNA
6 2 (5.00%) CCIE
7 1 (2.50%) MCSE
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.50%) CCVP
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.50%) CCEA
7 1 (2.50%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Firmware
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.00%) vSphere
3 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) XenApp
4 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) VMware
2 7 (17.50%) HP
3 6 (15.00%) Citrix
3 6 (15.00%) Juniper
3 6 (15.00%) NetApp
3 6 (15.00%) Brocade
3 6 (15.00%) Aruba
4 5 (12.50%) F5
5 4 (10.00%) EMC
6 3 (7.50%) IBM
6 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.00%) Remedy
7 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.50%) Meraki
8 1 (2.50%) McAfee
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