The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Network Specialist role 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 Network Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Network Specialist
Rank 405 416 411
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Specialist 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.010% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £363 £426 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.95% +6.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cisco Network Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20061 20060 20469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.75% 94.51% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14232 14223 13899
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 342 392
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.53 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Cisco Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Network Specialist in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cisco Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cisco Network Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cisco Network Specialist Daily Rate Trend in London

Cisco Network Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Cisco Network Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in London

Cisco Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Cisco Network Specialist in their job title 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 with Cisco Network Specialist in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
4 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (28.57%) Aruba
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Infoblox
4 2 (28.57%) Imperva
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) DMVPN
4 2 (28.57%) NetScreen
4 2 (28.57%) Network Design
4 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
4 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 2 (28.57%) CCSE

Cisco Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Cisco Network Specialist in their job title 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 with Cisco Network Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) OSPF
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) DMVPN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (28.57%) NetScreen
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) FabricPath
4 1 (14.29%) FCoE
4 1 (14.29%) Multicast
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
3 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 2 (28.57%) Line Management
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CCIE
3 2 (28.57%) CCSE
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Aruba
3 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Imperva
3 2 (28.57%) Infoblox
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
4 1 (14.29%) Mercator
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds