The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 75 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 696 886 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.05% 3.96% 3.26%
As % of the Vendors category 7.41% 8.92% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 581 475
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 25
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.46 £15.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +37.85%
Cisco
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9390 9938 10279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.20% 44.39% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6380 6449 6719
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 220 208
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.18 £50.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in London

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in London

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in London

Cisco
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the London region over the 3 months to 4 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
City of London -22 113 £420 +16.66% 42
Harrow +1 15 £420 +40.00%
Twickenham - 6 £400 -
Docklands, London +10 4 £525 +65.35%
Feltham +7 4 £290 +4.50%
Hillingdon - 4 £331 -
Ilford -1 3 £120 -76.00%
Bromley -8 3 £250 -25.65%
Croydon -15 3 £433 -3.77%
Westminster - 3 £413 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames +1 2 £413 -2.94% 2
Canary Wharf 0 2 £500 +8.10%
Hounslow -5 2 £565 +36.96%
Hayes - 2 £565 - 1
Ealing - 2 - -
Wembley +4 1 £120 -
Hammersmith +3 1 £350 -
Uxbridge +2 1 £375 - 2
Romford - 1 £300 -
Hendon - 1 £550 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 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 London region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 583 (42.03%) Firewall
2 528 (38.07%) Cisco Certification
3 412 (29.70%) WAN
4 390 (28.12%) Windows
5 367 (26.46%) LAN
6 353 (25.45%) VMware
7 345 (24.87%) CCNP
8 293 (21.12%) Finance
9 260 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 246 (17.74%) Wireless
11 243 (17.52%) Active Directory
12 241 (17.38%) ITIL
13 240 (17.30%) CCNA
14 234 (16.87%) Data Centre
15 233 (16.80%) VPN
16 230 (16.58%) CheckPoint
17 220 (15.86%) Juniper
18 214 (15.43%) VMware Infrastructure
19 212 (15.28%) Linux
20 202 (14.56%) Network Security
21 193 (13.91%) TCP/IP
22 190 (13.70%) Windows Server
23 186 (13.41%) DNS
24 185 (13.34%) F5
25 180 (12.98%) Cisco ASA
26 177 (12.76%) Cisco Nexus
27 172 (12.40%) MPLS
28 171 (12.33%) BGP
29 159 (11.46%) Citrix
30 151 (10.89%) VoIP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 104 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 53 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (3.39%) Skype for Business
4 39 (2.81%) Apache
5 34 (2.45%) IIS
6 31 (2.24%) OpenStack
7 28 (2.02%) SharePoint
8 26 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
9 22 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 22 (1.59%) Tomcat
10 15 (1.08%) Node.js
11 11 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
11 11 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (0.65%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.58%) JBoss
13 8 (0.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 6 (0.43%) Oracle Coherence
14 6 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 82 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 72 (5.19%) MS Office
3 33 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.29%) HipChat
6 3 (0.22%) MS Project
7 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.072%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 8 (0.58%) RMDS
2 6 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.22%) Eikon
4 2 (0.14%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.14%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.072%) BASE24
5 1 (0.072%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.072%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.072%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 53 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (3.10%) Office 365
3 32 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (1.66%) IaaS
5 18 (1.30%) SaaS
6 9 (0.65%) Mimecast
7 8 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (0.50%) PaaS
9 5 (0.36%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.22%) GitHub
11 3 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
11 3 (0.22%) SoftLayer
11 3 (0.22%) Yammer
12 2 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.072%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.072%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 583 (42.03%) Firewall
2 412 (29.70%) WAN
3 367 (26.46%) LAN
4 246 (17.74%) Wireless
5 233 (16.80%) VPN
6 202 (14.56%) Network Security
7 193 (13.91%) TCP/IP
8 186 (13.41%) DNS
9 180 (12.98%) Cisco ASA
10 177 (12.76%) Cisco Nexus
11 172 (12.40%) MPLS
12 171 (12.33%) BGP
13 151 (10.89%) VoIP
14 150 (10.81%) SAN
15 136 (9.81%) OSPF
16 133 (9.59%) DHCP
17 97 (6.99%) EIGRP
18 86 (6.20%) Internet
19 76 (5.48%) Cisco IOS
20 74 (5.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 21 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (1.37%) MySQL
4 14 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (0.65%) Oracle Database
6 8 (0.58%) Hadoop
6 8 (0.58%) HBase
6 8 (0.58%) Oracle Exadata
6 8 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (0.36%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.29%) Big Data
10 3 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.22%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.22%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.22%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (1.15%) Git (software)
2 11 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
3 10 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (0.65%) Jenkins
5 8 (0.58%) JIRA
5 8 (0.58%) Subversion
6 6 (0.43%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.22%) GitLab
7 3 (0.22%) Gradle
7 3 (0.22%) Hudson
7 3 (0.22%) IntelliJ
7 3 (0.22%) Maven
7 3 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.14%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.072%) Ant
9 1 (0.072%) git-flow
9 1 (0.072%) Selenium
General
1 293 (21.12%) Finance
2 102 (7.35%) Banking
3 82 (5.91%) Telecoms
4 52 (3.75%) Retail
5 36 (2.60%) Legal
6 29 (2.09%) Investment Banking
6 29 (2.09%) Law
7 23 (1.66%) Advertising
8 22 (1.59%) Games
9 20 (1.44%) Financial Institution
10 10 (0.72%) Back Office
11 9 (0.65%) Publishing
12 6 (0.43%) Front Office
12 6 (0.43%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.43%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.36%) Marketing
14 4 (0.29%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.22%) French Language
16 2 (0.14%) Automotive
17 1 (0.072%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 414 (29.85%) Network Engineer
2 162 (11.68%) Cisco Engineer
3 154 (11.10%) Architect
4 120 (8.65%) Analyst
5 109 (7.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 98 (7.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 95 (6.85%) Senior Network Engineer
8 90 (6.49%) Support Engineer
9 80 (5.77%) Security Engineer
10 66 (4.76%) Project Manager
11 64 (4.61%) Network Security Engineer
12 57 (4.11%) Network Architect
13 53 (3.82%) Administrator
14 48 (3.46%) Consultant
15 46 (3.32%) Network Analyst
15 46 (3.32%) Voice Engineer
16 45 (3.24%) Infrastructure Architect
16 45 (3.24%) Network Support
17 44 (3.17%) 2nd Line Support
17 44 (3.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (2.81%) Web Services
2 29 (2.09%) 802.1X
3 21 (1.51%) Middleware
4 17 (1.23%) XMPP
5 14 (1.01%) LAMP
6 9 (0.65%) .NET
6 9 (0.65%) XML
7 8 (0.58%) LAPP Stack
8 7 (0.50%) jQuery
8 7 (0.50%) Rendezvous
9 6 (0.43%) CSS
9 6 (0.43%) HTML
9 6 (0.43%) SAML
9 6 (0.43%) XSLT
10 5 (0.36%) JRuby
10 5 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (0.29%) Java EE
12 3 (0.22%) ADO.NET
12 3 (0.22%) ASP.NET
12 3 (0.22%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 234 (16.87%) Data Centre
2 48 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (3.46%) Video Conferencing
3 40 (2.88%) Computer Science
4 33 (2.38%) EMC VNX
5 32 (2.31%) Blackberry
6 24 (1.73%) Private Cloud
7 21 (1.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 21 (1.51%) Hedge funds
7 21 (1.51%) Replication
8 18 (1.30%) Management Information System
9 15 (1.08%) EMC VMAX
10 14 (1.01%) NHS
11 13 (0.94%) Clustering
12 12 (0.87%) iPad
12 12 (0.87%) iPhone
13 10 (0.72%) IVR
14 9 (0.65%) Public Cloud
14 9 (0.65%) Statistics
15 8 (0.58%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 390 (28.12%) Windows
2 212 (15.28%) Linux
3 190 (13.70%) Windows Server
4 110 (7.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 102 (7.35%) Windows 7
6 100 (7.21%) Unix
7 94 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 46 (3.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 41 (2.96%) Solaris
9 41 (2.96%) Windows 8
10 34 (2.45%) CentOS
11 25 (1.80%) Mac OS X
11 25 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (1.51%) Windows 10
13 18 (1.30%) Android
14 17 (1.23%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.65%) AIX
16 8 (0.58%) Mac OS X Server
16 8 (0.58%) SUSE
17 7 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (17.38%) ITIL
2 144 (10.38%) Migration
3 91 (6.56%) Network Design
4 90 (6.49%) Project Management
5 88 (6.34%) Change Management
6 77 (5.55%) Load Balancing
7 68 (4.90%) Network Monitoring
8 56 (4.04%) High Availability
9 54 (3.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 53 (3.82%) Agile Software Development
11 48 (3.46%) Network Management
11 48 (3.46%) PRINCE2
12 44 (3.17%) Network Architecture
12 44 (3.17%) Problem Management
12 44 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
13 43 (3.10%) DevOps
14 37 (2.67%) Capacity Planning
14 37 (2.67%) Change Control
15 36 (2.60%) Service Management
16 34 (2.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 85 (6.13%) SQL
2 70 (5.05%) Python
3 61 (4.40%) Bash Shell
4 53 (3.82%) Perl
5 46 (3.32%) PowerShell
6 34 (2.45%) Java
7 18 (1.30%) C
7 18 (1.30%) Shell Script
8 15 (1.08%) JavaScript
8 15 (1.08%) PHP
9 13 (0.94%) Ruby
10 6 (0.43%) C++
10 6 (0.43%) Lisp
11 4 (0.29%) Korn
12 3 (0.22%) C#
12 3 (0.22%) Groovy
13 1 (0.072%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.072%) Tcl
13 1 (0.072%) VB
13 1 (0.072%) VC++
Qualifications
1 528 (38.07%) Cisco Certification
2 345 (24.87%) CCNP
3 240 (17.30%) CCNA
4 142 (10.24%) CCIE
5 88 (6.34%) Degree
5 88 (6.34%) Security Cleared
6 65 (4.69%) SC Cleared
7 64 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 44 (3.17%) MCSE
9 43 (3.10%) CCDP
10 34 (2.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 30 (2.16%) CISSP
12 29 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
13 28 (2.02%) MCSA
14 25 (1.80%) CCSE
15 21 (1.51%) CCNP Voice
16 19 (1.37%) DV Cleared
17 17 (1.23%) JNCIP
17 17 (1.23%) PMI Certification
18 15 (1.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (4.40%) SLA
2 12 (0.87%) PCI DSS
2 12 (0.87%) QA
3 6 (0.43%) COBIT
4 5 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.072%) BS7799
6 1 (0.072%) COSO
6 1 (0.072%) DICOM
6 1 (0.072%) HL7
6 1 (0.072%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.072%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.072%) ISO 9002
6 1 (0.072%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.072%) MiFID
System Software
1 243 (17.52%) Active Directory
2 214 (15.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (6.49%) vSphere
4 58 (4.18%) Hyper-V
5 43 (3.10%) NFS
5 43 (3.10%) VMware ESX
6 40 (2.88%) XenApp
7 38 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (1.51%) Firmware
9 19 (1.37%) KVM
10 18 (1.30%) vCloud
11 14 (1.01%) Xen
12 11 (0.79%) SRDF
13 10 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
13 10 (0.72%) ProxySG
13 10 (0.72%) XenDesktop
14 9 (0.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 9 (0.65%) Snort
15 8 (0.58%) ISA Server
15 8 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 63 (4.54%) Puppet
2 54 (3.89%) FortiGate
3 51 (3.68%) Cisco CUCM
4 44 (3.17%) SCCM
5 31 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (2.09%) Cisco UCCX
7 27 (1.95%) NetBackup
8 22 (1.59%) Nagios
9 20 (1.44%) SCOM
10 16 (1.15%) Cisco Prime
11 13 (0.94%) WSUS
12 12 (0.87%) Backup Exec
13 11 (0.79%) Cisco UCCE
13 11 (0.79%) Salt
13 11 (0.79%) ZABBIX
14 10 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
14 10 (0.72%) Red Hat Satellite
15 8 (0.58%) Ansible
16 7 (0.50%) EMC VPLEX
16 7 (0.50%) Proventia
Vendors
1 353 (25.45%) VMware
2 260 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 230 (16.58%) CheckPoint
4 220 (15.86%) Juniper
5 185 (13.34%) F5
6 159 (11.46%) Citrix
7 132 (9.52%) HP
8 100 (7.21%) EMC
9 94 (6.78%) NetApp
10 92 (6.63%) Palo Alto
11 82 (5.91%) SolarWinds
12 62 (4.47%) Oracle
13 58 (4.18%) Riverbed
14 57 (4.11%) Red Hat
15 55 (3.97%) Dell
16 53 (3.82%) Fortinet
17 51 (3.68%) Blue Coat
18 45 (3.24%) Avaya
19 41 (2.96%) IBM
20 37 (2.67%) Aruba
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