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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 72 64 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -21
Contract jobs citing Cisco 718 745 1014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.34% 3.30% 4.31%
As % of the Vendors category 7.78% 8.16% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 516 640
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 22
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.74 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.49% -3.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £15.63 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
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
9225 9125 10345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.97% 40.45% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6154 6047 7076
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 159 264
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +20.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.34 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +4 116 £440 +10.00% 40
Croydon -5 21 £475 +5.84% 2
New Malden -4 7 - -
Uxbridge +1 5 £488 +150.00%
Teddington - 5 - -
Chessington - 4 £388 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £419 -
Harrow -3 2 £400 -21.56%
Docklands, London -3 2 £600 +60.00%
Hammersmith - 2 £400 - 2
Bromley - 1 £325 -
Hayes - 1 £365 -
West Drayton - 1 £420 -
Westminster - 1 £400 - 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 667 (43.12%) Firewall
2 512 (33.10%) Cisco Certification
3 417 (26.96%) Windows
3 417 (26.96%) VMware
4 400 (25.86%) WAN
5 378 (24.43%) CheckPoint
6 370 (23.92%) LAN
7 351 (22.69%) Finance
8 349 (22.56%) Microsoft
9 330 (21.33%) CCNP
10 293 (18.94%) Data Centre
11 289 (18.68%) Juniper
12 281 (18.16%) Cisco ASA
13 276 (17.84%) Active Directory
14 254 (16.42%) Wireless
15 245 (15.84%) VPN
16 241 (15.58%) Network Security
17 239 (15.45%) TCP/IP
18 238 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
19 230 (14.87%) Linux
20 216 (13.96%) CCNA
21 215 (13.90%) ITIL
22 202 (13.06%) Cisco Nexus
23 199 (12.86%) Windows Server
24 196 (12.67%) DNS
25 184 (11.89%) Palo Alto
26 179 (11.57%) F5
27 176 (11.38%) Citrix
28 174 (11.25%) Security Cleared
29 172 (11.12%) BGP

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
1 127 (8.21%) MS Exchange
2 79 (5.11%) Skype for Business
3 71 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (2.33%) IIS
5 35 (2.26%) Apache
6 27 (1.75%) SharePoint
7 24 (1.55%) WebSphere
8 23 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
9 22 (1.42%) Tomcat
10 20 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 16 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (0.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 12 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
14 9 (0.58%) OpenStack
15 8 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
16 7 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
17 6 (0.39%) WebLogic
18 5 (0.32%) CMS
18 5 (0.32%) Confluence
19 4 (0.26%) iPlanet
Applications
1 124 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 89 (5.75%) MS Office
3 27 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.19%) MS Project
7 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.13%) InDesign
7 2 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.19%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (0.13%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.13%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.13%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.065%) assyst
4 1 (0.065%) Eikon
4 1 (0.065%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 94 (6.08%) Office 365
2 71 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
3 69 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (1.10%) SaaS
5 16 (1.03%) IaaS
6 12 (0.78%) PaaS
7 10 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.52%) G Suite
9 7 (0.45%) Trello
10 5 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.32%) OneDrive
10 5 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.26%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.065%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.065%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.065%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.065%) AWS CloudTrail
13 1 (0.065%) GitHub
13 1 (0.065%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 667 (43.12%) Firewall
2 400 (25.86%) WAN
3 370 (23.92%) LAN
4 281 (18.16%) Cisco ASA
5 254 (16.42%) Wireless
6 245 (15.84%) VPN
7 241 (15.58%) Network Security
8 239 (15.45%) TCP/IP
9 202 (13.06%) Cisco Nexus
10 196 (12.67%) DNS
11 172 (11.12%) BGP
12 160 (10.34%) OSPF
13 153 (9.89%) SAN
14 143 (9.24%) DHCP
15 131 (8.47%) MPLS
16 118 (7.63%) VoIP
17 97 (6.27%) Internet
18 92 (5.95%) IPsec
19 90 (5.82%) Cisco IOS
20 88 (5.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (5.49%) SQL Server
2 24 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (1.16%) MySQL
4 17 (1.10%) Oracle Database
5 16 (1.03%) Hadoop
6 13 (0.84%) HBase
7 7 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.32%) Redis
9 4 (0.26%) Big Data
9 4 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.19%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.19%) DB2
10 3 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.19%) Oracle Exadata
10 3 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.19%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (1.16%) Git (software)
2 12 (0.78%) Jenkins
3 8 (0.52%) JIRA
4 6 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.26%) GoCD
6 3 (0.19%) Subversion
6 3 (0.19%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.13%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.13%) Grunt
7 2 (0.13%) gulp
7 2 (0.13%) Hudson
7 2 (0.13%) webpack
8 1 (0.065%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.065%) GitLab
General
1 351 (22.69%) Finance
2 129 (8.34%) Banking
3 82 (5.30%) Telecoms
4 50 (3.23%) Retail
5 35 (2.26%) Financial Institution
6 32 (2.07%) Legal
7 28 (1.81%) Law
8 25 (1.62%) Investment Banking
9 22 (1.42%) Back Office
10 15 (0.97%) Publishing
11 7 (0.45%) Advertising
12 5 (0.32%) French Language
12 5 (0.32%) Games
12 5 (0.32%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.32%) Marketing
13 3 (0.19%) Billing
13 3 (0.19%) German Language
14 2 (0.13%) Brand Awareness
14 2 (0.13%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 414 (26.76%) Network Engineer
2 229 (14.80%) Architect
3 214 (13.83%) Cisco Engineer
4 136 (8.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 103 (6.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 100 (6.46%) Analyst
7 95 (6.14%) Consultant
8 94 (6.08%) Security Engineer
9 87 (5.62%) Administrator
9 87 (5.62%) Network Architect
10 84 (5.43%) Senior Network Engineer
11 79 (5.11%) Support Engineer
12 76 (4.91%) Network Security Engineer
13 69 (4.46%) Project Manager
14 62 (4.01%) Systems Administrator
15 54 (3.49%) Infrastructure Architect
16 47 (3.04%) Network Consultant
16 47 (3.04%) Voice Engineer
17 41 (2.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 41 (2.65%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (3.62%) 802.1X
2 31 (2.00%) XMPP
3 25 (1.62%) Web Services
4 24 (1.55%) Middleware
5 13 (0.84%) HTML
5 13 (0.84%) XML
6 11 (0.71%) XSLT
7 10 (0.65%) Rendezvous
8 9 (0.58%) MSMQ
8 9 (0.58%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (0.45%) CSS
10 6 (0.39%) SAML
10 6 (0.39%) VXML
10 6 (0.39%) WAP
11 5 (0.32%) ELK Stack
12 4 (0.26%) COM
12 4 (0.26%) J2EE
13 3 (0.19%) LAMP
13 3 (0.19%) LAPP Stack
13 3 (0.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 293 (18.94%) Data Centre
2 81 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
3 74 (4.78%) Management Information System
4 60 (3.88%) Video Conferencing
5 30 (1.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 28 (1.81%) Hybrid Cloud
7 26 (1.68%) Blackberry
7 26 (1.68%) EMC VNX
7 26 (1.68%) Hedge funds
8 25 (1.62%) Clustering
9 18 (1.16%) VCE vBlock
10 17 (1.10%) BYOD
10 17 (1.10%) Computer Science
10 17 (1.10%) Virtual Team
11 14 (0.90%) NHS
12 12 (0.78%) Public Cloud
13 11 (0.71%) Smartphone
14 10 (0.65%) CMDB
14 10 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (0.58%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 417 (26.96%) Windows
2 230 (14.87%) Linux
3 199 (12.86%) Windows Server
4 116 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 111 (7.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 83 (5.37%) Unix
7 69 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 64 (4.14%) Windows 7
9 62 (4.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 48 (3.10%) Solaris
11 33 (2.13%) Windows 10
12 25 (1.62%) CentOS
13 15 (0.97%) Windows 8
14 14 (0.90%) Ubuntu
15 13 (0.84%) SUSE
16 12 (0.78%) Android
17 10 (0.65%) Windows XP
18 8 (0.52%) Mac OS X
19 5 (0.32%) AIX
20 4 (0.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (13.90%) ITIL
2 109 (7.05%) Network Design
3 103 (6.66%) Load Balancing
4 101 (6.53%) Network Management
5 98 (6.33%) Change Management
6 97 (6.27%) Migration
7 94 (6.08%) Project Management
8 83 (5.37%) Network Architecture
9 82 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
10 71 (4.59%) Information Security
11 56 (3.62%) PRINCE2
12 55 (3.56%) DevOps
13 53 (3.43%) SIEM
14 45 (2.91%) Kalman Filter
15 42 (2.71%) Service Delivery
16 41 (2.65%) Security Operations
16 41 (2.65%) Service Management
17 40 (2.59%) Stakeholder Management
18 36 (2.33%) Problem Management
18 36 (2.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (6.79%) SQL
2 77 (4.98%) PowerShell
3 58 (3.75%) Python
4 41 (2.65%) Java
5 18 (1.16%) Bash Shell
5 18 (1.16%) Perl
6 14 (0.90%) JavaScript
7 13 (0.84%) C
8 11 (0.71%) Shell Script
8 11 (0.71%) VB
9 10 (0.65%) Ruby
10 9 (0.58%) C#
11 7 (0.45%) Go
11 7 (0.45%) PHP
12 6 (0.39%) Korn
13 5 (0.32%) C++
14 3 (0.19%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.13%) R
15 2 (0.13%) Scala
16 1 (0.065%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 512 (33.10%) Cisco Certification
2 330 (21.33%) CCNP
3 216 (13.96%) CCNA
4 174 (11.25%) Security Cleared
5 152 (9.83%) CCIE
6 148 (9.57%) SC Cleared
7 75 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 63 (4.07%) CISSP
9 56 (3.62%) Degree
10 45 (2.91%) MCSE
11 35 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
12 34 (2.20%) CCSE
13 33 (2.13%) CCSA
13 33 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 31 (2.00%) CCDP
14 31 (2.00%) CCVP
14 31 (2.00%) MCSA
15 30 (1.94%) JNCIP
15 30 (1.94%) MCP
16 29 (1.87%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (4.85%) PCI DSS
2 55 (3.56%) SLA
3 53 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.10%) COBIT
4 17 (1.10%) RMADS
5 12 (0.78%) Government Security Classifications
6 8 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
6 8 (0.52%) QA
7 4 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.19%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.13%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.065%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.065%) PMBOK
System Software
1 276 (17.84%) Active Directory
2 238 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (5.62%) Hyper-V
4 85 (5.49%) vSphere
5 49 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
6 46 (2.97%) XenApp
7 41 (2.65%) VMware ESX
8 24 (1.55%) NFS
9 22 (1.42%) KVM
10 21 (1.36%) Xen
11 19 (1.23%) ProxySG
12 17 (1.10%) XenDesktop
13 16 (1.03%) SRDF
14 14 (0.90%) vCloud
15 13 (0.84%) Firmware
15 13 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
16 12 (0.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 11 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
18 9 (0.58%) DFS Replication
19 8 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 63 (4.07%) Cisco CUCM
2 61 (3.94%) SCCM
3 47 (3.04%) Puppet
4 37 (2.39%) FortiGate
4 37 (2.39%) Nagios
4 37 (2.39%) Nessus
5 33 (2.13%) Cisco Prime
6 32 (2.07%) Cisco UCCX
7 28 (1.81%) SCOM
8 24 (1.55%) Cisco UCCE
8 24 (1.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 23 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
10 19 (1.23%) Cacti
11 17 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
12 15 (0.97%) Backup Exec
13 14 (0.90%) WSUS
14 13 (0.84%) Ansible
15 11 (0.71%) NetBackup
16 10 (0.65%) OPNET
16 10 (0.65%) vRealize
Vendors
1 417 (26.96%) VMware
2 378 (24.43%) CheckPoint
3 349 (22.56%) Microsoft
4 289 (18.68%) Juniper
5 184 (11.89%) Palo Alto
6 179 (11.57%) F5
7 176 (11.38%) Citrix
8 137 (8.86%) HP
9 102 (6.59%) EMC
10 94 (6.08%) Fortinet
11 90 (5.82%) Blue Coat
12 81 (5.24%) Riverbed
13 77 (4.98%) Aruba
14 74 (4.78%) SolarWinds
15 67 (4.33%) Dell
16 62 (4.01%) Red Hat
17 60 (3.88%) NetApp
18 53 (3.43%) Oracle
19 46 (2.97%) Avaya
20 45 (2.91%) Meraki
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