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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 68 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 710 886 772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.33% 3.80% 3.31%
As % of the Vendors category 8.07% 8.63% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 581 510
Median daily rate £413 £358 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 21
Median hourly rate £10.00 £21.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.94% -5.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
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
8801 10270 10253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.22% 44.09% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6070 6789 6582
Median daily rate £450 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 250 207
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £52.17 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -4 126 £450 +12.85% 44
Twickenham +4 8 £400 +33.33%
Croydon -9 8 £460 +2.22% 1
Surbiton +1 4 £475 +216.66%
Ilford 0 4 £120 -73.33%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 4 £500 +74.67% 2
Harrow -5 4 £391 -
Docklands, London +4 2 £425 -2.01%
Canary Wharf +4 2 - -
Feltham +1 2 £243 +56.45%
Brentford - 2 £193 -
Greenwich - 2 - -
Hillingdon - 2 £388 -
Romford - 1 £300 -
Hendon - 1 £550 -
Westminster - 1 £575 -
Osterley - 1 £518 -
Wimbledon - 1 £250 -
Mayfair - 1 £400 -
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 574 (40.85%) Firewall
2 524 (37.30%) Cisco Certification
3 405 (28.83%) WAN
4 394 (28.04%) Windows
5 358 (25.48%) CCNP
6 349 (24.84%) LAN
7 337 (23.99%) VMware
8 276 (19.64%) Wireless
9 272 (19.36%) Finance
9 272 (19.36%) CheckPoint
10 271 (19.29%) Active Directory
11 267 (19.00%) Microsoft
12 264 (18.79%) Data Centre
13 246 (17.51%) Juniper
14 236 (16.80%) CCNA
15 234 (16.65%) ITIL
16 221 (15.73%) VPN
17 210 (14.95%) Windows Server
18 205 (14.59%) Linux
19 204 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
20 200 (14.23%) Cisco ASA
21 194 (13.81%) Network Security
22 191 (13.59%) TCP/IP
23 189 (13.45%) MPLS
24 175 (12.46%) DNS
25 174 (12.38%) BGP
26 173 (12.31%) F5
27 160 (11.39%) VoIP
28 158 (11.25%) Cisco Nexus
29 157 (11.17%) Citrix

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
1 111 (7.90%) MS Exchange
2 64 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (4.48%) Skype for Business
4 30 (2.14%) Apache
5 28 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 28 (1.99%) OpenStack
6 27 (1.92%) IIS
7 26 (1.85%) SharePoint
8 23 (1.64%) Tomcat
9 21 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (0.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 13 (0.93%) WebSphere
11 10 (0.71%) Oracle Coherence
12 8 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
12 8 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (0.43%) JBoss
14 6 (0.43%) Zimbra
15 5 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 96 (6.83%) MS Excel
2 76 (5.41%) MS Office
3 28 (1.99%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.14%) MS Project
6 1 (0.071%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.071%) HipChat
6 1 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.57%) RMDS
2 5 (0.36%) Eikon
2 5 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.14%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.071%) BASE24
5 1 (0.071%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.071%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.071%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.071%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.071%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.071%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 68 (4.84%) Office 365
2 52 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (2.42%) IaaS
5 24 (1.71%) SaaS
6 18 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
7 13 (0.93%) Mimecast
8 12 (0.85%) PaaS
9 11 (0.78%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.21%) Rackspace Cloud
11 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.071%) IBM PureFlex
12 1 (0.071%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.071%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.071%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 574 (40.85%) Firewall
2 405 (28.83%) WAN
3 349 (24.84%) LAN
4 276 (19.64%) Wireless
5 221 (15.73%) VPN
6 200 (14.23%) Cisco ASA
7 194 (13.81%) Network Security
8 191 (13.59%) TCP/IP
9 189 (13.45%) MPLS
10 175 (12.46%) DNS
11 174 (12.38%) BGP
12 160 (11.39%) VoIP
13 158 (11.25%) Cisco Nexus
14 156 (11.10%) SAN
15 127 (9.04%) OSPF
16 126 (8.97%) DHCP
17 86 (6.12%) EIGRP
18 83 (5.91%) Cisco IOS
19 80 (5.69%) VLAN
20 68 (4.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (6.26%) SQL Server
2 20 (1.42%) MySQL
3 19 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 14 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (0.85%) Hadoop
5 12 (0.85%) HBase
6 8 (0.57%) Oracle Exadata
7 6 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (0.43%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.21%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.14%) Big Data
10 2 (0.14%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.14%) DB2
10 2 (0.14%) GIS
10 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (0.85%) Git (software)
2 9 (0.64%) Jenkins
2 9 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
2 9 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (0.57%) JIRA
4 6 (0.43%) git-flow
5 1 (0.071%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.071%) Hudson
5 1 (0.071%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.071%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.071%) Xcode
General
1 272 (19.36%) Finance
2 113 (8.04%) Banking
3 75 (5.34%) Telecoms
4 65 (4.63%) Retail
5 43 (3.06%) Legal
6 24 (1.71%) Law
7 20 (1.42%) Investment Banking
8 19 (1.35%) Financial Institution
9 18 (1.28%) Games
10 17 (1.21%) Advertising
11 10 (0.71%) Publishing
12 6 (0.43%) Back Office
12 6 (0.43%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.36%) French Language
14 4 (0.28%) Front Office
14 4 (0.28%) Marketing
15 2 (0.14%) Billing
15 2 (0.14%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 427 (30.39%) Network Engineer
2 170 (12.10%) Architect
3 169 (12.03%) Cisco Engineer
4 115 (8.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 109 (7.76%) Analyst
6 104 (7.40%) Senior Network Engineer
7 91 (6.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 88 (6.26%) Support Engineer
9 87 (6.19%) Security Engineer
10 72 (5.12%) Network Security Engineer
11 62 (4.41%) Consultant
11 62 (4.41%) Network Architect
12 52 (3.70%) Project Manager
13 47 (3.35%) Administrator
14 46 (3.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 43 (3.06%) Firewall Engineer
15 43 (3.06%) Infrastructure Architect
16 41 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
17 40 (2.85%) Network Support
18 39 (2.78%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (2.99%) 802.1X
2 40 (2.85%) Web Services
3 32 (2.28%) XMPP
4 24 (1.71%) Middleware
5 16 (1.14%) SAML
6 12 (0.85%) XML
7 10 (0.71%) Rendezvous
8 9 (0.64%) HTML
8 9 (0.64%) LAMP
8 9 (0.64%) XSLT
9 8 (0.57%) Node.js
10 7 (0.50%) JRuby
11 6 (0.43%) jQuery
12 5 (0.36%) .NET
12 5 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
13 4 (0.28%) CSS
14 3 (0.21%) LAPP Stack
15 2 (0.14%) ASP.NET MVC
15 2 (0.14%) ELK Stack
15 2 (0.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 264 (18.79%) Data Centre
2 58 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 37 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
5 32 (2.28%) Management Information System
6 31 (2.21%) Blackberry
7 22 (1.57%) Hedge funds
7 22 (1.57%) Private Cloud
8 21 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 18 (1.28%) IVR
10 17 (1.21%) EMC VNX
11 16 (1.14%) NHS
11 16 (1.14%) Replication
12 14 (1.00%) Clustering
13 13 (0.93%) EMC VMAX
14 11 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
15 10 (0.71%) BYOD
15 10 (0.71%) iPhone
16 9 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
16 9 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 394 (28.04%) Windows
2 210 (14.95%) Windows Server
3 205 (14.59%) Linux
4 132 (9.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 103 (7.33%) Windows 7
6 92 (6.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 73 (5.20%) Unix
8 49 (3.49%) Solaris
9 47 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 40 (2.85%) Windows 8
11 28 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 24 (1.71%) Mac OS X
12 24 (1.71%) Windows 10
13 21 (1.49%) CentOS
14 14 (1.00%) Windows XP
15 13 (0.93%) Android
16 9 (0.64%) Data ONTAP
17 7 (0.50%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.50%) VyOS
17 7 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (16.65%) ITIL
2 116 (8.26%) Migration
3 103 (7.33%) Network Design
4 89 (6.33%) Project Management
5 87 (6.19%) Change Management
6 74 (5.27%) Network Monitoring
7 65 (4.63%) Load Balancing
8 58 (4.13%) Network Management
9 56 (3.99%) High Availability
10 53 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 49 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (3.49%) Network Architecture
12 47 (3.35%) PRINCE2
13 43 (3.06%) Problem Management
14 42 (2.99%) Information Security
15 39 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
16 38 (2.70%) Change Control
17 36 (2.56%) Service Delivery
17 36 (2.56%) Service Management
18 34 (2.42%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 95 (6.76%) SQL
2 64 (4.56%) Python
3 59 (4.20%) PowerShell
4 46 (3.27%) Perl
5 44 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 41 (2.92%) Java
7 21 (1.49%) Shell Script
8 14 (1.00%) JavaScript
9 13 (0.93%) C
9 13 (0.93%) Ruby
10 12 (0.85%) PHP
11 10 (0.71%) VB
12 5 (0.36%) C++
13 4 (0.28%) Lisp
14 3 (0.21%) C#
15 2 (0.14%) Korn
16 1 (0.071%) DCL
16 1 (0.071%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.071%) Tcl
16 1 (0.071%) VC++
Qualifications
1 524 (37.30%) Cisco Certification
2 358 (25.48%) CCNP
3 236 (16.80%) CCNA
4 145 (10.32%) CCIE
5 104 (7.40%) Security Cleared
6 83 (5.91%) Degree
7 76 (5.41%) SC Cleared
8 66 (4.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 52 (3.70%) CCDP
10 35 (2.49%) CISSP
10 35 (2.49%) MCSE
11 31 (2.21%) CCSE
12 29 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
13 28 (1.99%) MCSA
14 26 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 24 (1.71%) DV Cleared
16 19 (1.35%) PMI Certification
17 18 (1.28%) CISM
17 18 (1.28%) JNCIP
17 18 (1.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.56%) SLA
2 13 (0.93%) QA
3 11 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.28%) COBIT
6 4 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.21%) BS7799
7 3 (0.21%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.14%) COSO
8 2 (0.14%) GxP
8 2 (0.14%) ISO27005
8 2 (0.14%) MiFID
9 1 (0.071%) DICOM
9 1 (0.071%) GPG13
9 1 (0.071%) HL7
9 1 (0.071%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 271 (19.29%) Active Directory
2 204 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (4.77%) vSphere
4 62 (4.41%) Hyper-V
5 49 (3.49%) NFS
6 44 (3.13%) XenApp
7 39 (2.78%) VMware ESX
8 31 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
9 29 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
10 24 (1.71%) KVM
11 20 (1.42%) Xen
12 19 (1.35%) SRDF
13 15 (1.07%) vCloud
14 14 (1.00%) Firmware
14 14 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
14 14 (1.00%) XenDesktop
15 11 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
16 10 (0.71%) ProxySG
17 9 (0.64%) Docker
18 8 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 57 (4.06%) Puppet
2 56 (3.99%) SCCM
3 50 (3.56%) FortiGate
4 46 (3.27%) Cisco CUCM
5 30 (2.14%) Cisco Prime
6 29 (2.06%) Nagios
7 24 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
8 22 (1.57%) Cisco UCCX
9 16 (1.14%) Cacti
9 16 (1.14%) NetBackup
10 15 (1.07%) WSUS
11 12 (0.85%) Backup Exec
11 12 (0.85%) Cisco UCCE
12 10 (0.71%) Red Hat Satellite
12 10 (0.71%) SCOM
13 9 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
13 9 (0.64%) OpenView
14 8 (0.57%) Cobbler
14 8 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
14 8 (0.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 337 (23.99%) VMware
2 272 (19.36%) CheckPoint
3 267 (19.00%) Microsoft
4 246 (17.51%) Juniper
5 173 (12.31%) F5
6 157 (11.17%) Citrix
7 151 (10.75%) HP
8 99 (7.05%) Palo Alto
9 97 (6.90%) NetApp
10 86 (6.12%) EMC
11 75 (5.34%) SolarWinds
12 69 (4.91%) Oracle
13 60 (4.27%) Riverbed
14 57 (4.06%) Fortinet
15 51 (3.63%) Aruba
15 51 (3.63%) Blue Coat
16 48 (3.42%) Avaya
17 46 (3.27%) Dell
18 44 (3.13%) Red Hat
19 37 (2.63%) IBM
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