The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IPT skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IPT over the 3 months to 30 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 378 388 387
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 28 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.076% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 0.62% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £173 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £378 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.00%
Cisco IPT
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3040 2909 2831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.91% 12.33% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1979 1809 1790
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 89 101
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+11.10% -21.56%

Cisco IPT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IPT across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IPT Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cisco IPT
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cisco IPT Daily Rate Trend in London

Cisco IPT
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco IPT across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Cisco IPT Daily Rate Histogram in London

Cisco IPT
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Cisco IPT Hourly Rate Trend in London

Cisco IPT
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IPT within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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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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
City of London -8 8 £408 +12.62% 2
Cisco IPT
England

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Cisco IPT 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 IPT.

1 65 (98.48%) Cisco
2 45 (68.18%) IP Telephony
3 36 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (42.42%) LAN
5 23 (34.85%) WAN
5 23 (34.85%) Finance
6 22 (33.33%) Firewall
6 22 (33.33%) VoIP
7 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 17 (25.76%) Windows
9 16 (24.24%) TCP/IP
9 16 (24.24%) CCNA
10 15 (22.73%) Wireless
10 15 (22.73%) Telecoms
10 15 (22.73%) Cisco CUCM
11 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
12 12 (18.18%) Juniper
12 12 (18.18%) Unified Communications
13 11 (16.67%) Multicast
13 11 (16.67%) MPLS
13 11 (16.67%) BGP
13 11 (16.67%) CCNP
13 11 (16.67%) DNS
13 11 (16.67%) VPLS
14 10 (15.15%) OSPF
15 9 (13.64%) RSVP
15 9 (13.64%) EIGRP
15 9 (13.64%) VPN
15 9 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (13.64%) Junos

Cisco IPT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Cisco IPT 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 IPT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.09%) Lync
2 3 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.09%) MS Office
3 5 (7.58%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.58%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (68.18%) IP Telephony
2 28 (42.42%) LAN
3 23 (34.85%) WAN
4 22 (33.33%) VoIP
4 22 (33.33%) Firewall
5 16 (24.24%) TCP/IP
6 15 (22.73%) Wireless
7 12 (18.18%) Unified Communications
8 11 (16.67%) Multicast
8 11 (16.67%) BGP
8 11 (16.67%) VPLS
8 11 (16.67%) DNS
8 11 (16.67%) MPLS
9 10 (15.15%) OSPF
10 9 (13.64%) VPN
10 9 (13.64%) EIGRP
10 9 (13.64%) RSVP
10 9 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (13.64%) Junos
11 8 (12.12%) Network Security
General
1 23 (34.85%) Finance
2 15 (22.73%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.06%) Legal
3 4 (6.06%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Law
5 2 (3.03%) Back Office
5 2 (3.03%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Cisco IPT Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.06%) Communications Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) IVR
1 6 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 6 (9.09%) Eurex
2 5 (7.58%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.55%) iPhone
3 3 (4.55%) iPad
4 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) PMI
4 1 (1.52%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Windows
2 8 (12.12%) Windows XP
3 7 (10.61%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.58%) Windows 2000
5 3 (4.55%) Android
5 3 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.61%) Service Management
1 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
1 7 (10.61%) Load Balancing
1 7 (10.61%) Network Management
2 5 (7.58%) ITIL
3 4 (6.06%) Project Management
3 4 (6.06%) Incident Management
3 4 (6.06%) Change Control
4 3 (4.55%) Software Deployment
4 3 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (4.55%) Change Management
4 3 (4.55%) Migration
5 2 (3.03%) Network Design
5 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.03%) Line Management
6 1 (1.52%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.52%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.52%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.52%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 36 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (24.24%) CCNA
3 11 (16.67%) CCNP
4 8 (12.12%) CCVP
5 4 (6.06%) JNCIA
5 4 (6.06%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.52%) PMP
6 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.52%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.52%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (6.06%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (22.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (7.58%) Cisco IPCC
4 3 (4.55%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 65 (98.48%) Cisco
2 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.18%) Juniper
4 8 (12.12%) Avaya
5 7 (10.61%) NetScout
6 6 (9.09%) Acme Packet
7 5 (7.58%) Brocade
7 5 (7.58%) Polycom
7 5 (7.58%) Reuters
7 5 (7.58%) Bloomberg
8 4 (6.06%) BT
8 4 (6.06%) Aerohive Networks
9 3 (4.55%) Lancope
9 3 (4.55%) Wyse
9 3 (4.55%) VMware
9 3 (4.55%) Altiris
9 3 (4.55%) Sourcefire
9 3 (4.55%) Citrix
9 3 (4.55%) CA
9 3 (4.55%) Apple