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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 383 386 390
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 28 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.087% 0.097%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 0.71% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £176 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £386 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-18.40% -
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
3045 2810 2908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.32% 12.26% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1960 1785 1803
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 86 123
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £21.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -8.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £15.75 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

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 7 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 7 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 -3 9 £408 +16.64% 1
Cisco IPT
England

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 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 69 (100.00%) Cisco
2 48 (69.57%) IP Telephony
3 38 (55.07%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (42.03%) LAN
5 26 (37.68%) Finance
6 23 (33.33%) WAN
6 23 (33.33%) Firewall
7 22 (31.88%) VoIP
8 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
9 17 (24.64%) CCNA
9 17 (24.64%) Windows
10 16 (23.19%) TCP/IP
10 16 (23.19%) Wireless
11 15 (21.74%) Telecoms
11 15 (21.74%) Cisco CUCM
12 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
13 13 (18.84%) Juniper
13 13 (18.84%) Unified Communications
14 12 (17.39%) Multicast
14 12 (17.39%) MPLS
14 12 (17.39%) BGP
14 12 (17.39%) CCNP
14 12 (17.39%) VPLS
15 11 (15.94%) DNS
16 10 (14.49%) OSPF
16 10 (14.49%) RSVP
16 10 (14.49%) VPN
16 10 (14.49%) Avaya
16 10 (14.49%) Junos
17 9 (13.04%) Cisco ASA

Cisco IPT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 8 (11.59%) Lync
2 3 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.14%) MS Office
3 5 (7.25%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (69.57%) IP Telephony
2 29 (42.03%) LAN
3 23 (33.33%) WAN
3 23 (33.33%) Firewall
4 22 (31.88%) VoIP
5 16 (23.19%) TCP/IP
5 16 (23.19%) Wireless
6 13 (18.84%) Unified Communications
7 12 (17.39%) Multicast
7 12 (17.39%) VPLS
7 12 (17.39%) BGP
7 12 (17.39%) MPLS
8 11 (15.94%) DNS
9 10 (14.49%) OSPF
9 10 (14.49%) VPN
9 10 (14.49%) RSVP
9 10 (14.49%) Junos
10 9 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (13.04%) EIGRP
11 8 (11.59%) PBX
General
1 26 (37.68%) Finance
2 15 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.80%) Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Legal
5 2 (2.90%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Back Office
5 2 (2.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Network Engineer
2 11 (15.94%) Support Engineer
3 10 (14.49%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Service Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (5.80%) Voice Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Communications Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Architect
7 3 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.35%) Cisco IPT Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Network Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Voice Support Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) IP Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Eurex
2 6 (8.70%) IVR
2 6 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (7.25%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.35%) iPhone
4 3 (4.35%) iPad
5 2 (2.90%) PMI
6 1 (1.45%) Handset
6 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.64%) Windows
2 8 (11.59%) Windows XP
3 6 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.25%) Windows 2000
5 3 (4.35%) UNIX
6 2 (2.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.14%) Service Management
1 7 (10.14%) Service Delivery
1 7 (10.14%) Load Balancing
1 7 (10.14%) Network Management
2 6 (8.70%) ITIL
3 5 (7.25%) Project Management
3 5 (7.25%) Incident Management
4 4 (5.80%) Change Control
4 4 (5.80%) Migration
5 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.35%) Change Management
5 3 (4.35%) Software Deployment
5 3 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.90%) Line Management
6 2 (2.90%) Waterfall
6 2 (2.90%) Project Planning
6 2 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.90%) Network Design
7 1 (1.45%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.45%) Electronic Trading
Qualifications
1 38 (55.07%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (24.64%) CCNA
3 12 (17.39%) CCNP
4 9 (13.04%) CCVP
5 5 (7.25%) A+ Certification
6 4 (5.80%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.90%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.45%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.45%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.45%) Degree
8 1 (1.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (7.25%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (8.70%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (7.25%) Cisco IPCC
4 3 (4.35%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (2.90%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
3 13 (18.84%) Juniper
4 10 (14.49%) Avaya
5 7 (10.14%) NetScout
6 6 (8.70%) BT
6 6 (8.70%) Acme Packet
7 5 (7.25%) Polycom
7 5 (7.25%) Brocade
7 5 (7.25%) Reuters
7 5 (7.25%) Bloomberg
8 4 (5.80%) Aerohive Networks
9 3 (4.35%) Lancope
9 3 (4.35%) Remedy
9 3 (4.35%) CA
9 3 (4.35%) Citrix
9 3 (4.35%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.35%) Wyse
9 3 (4.35%) VMware
9 3 (4.35%) Altiris