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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 65 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 823 779 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.57% 3.35% 3.60%
As % of the Vendors category 8.37% 7.74% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 492 537
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 16
Median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.59 £11.45 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.35 £25.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.54%
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
9831 10062 10935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.59% 43.25% 45.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6511 6624 6854
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 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £593 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 217 233
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.45 £32.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +9 165 £450 +5.88% 28
Croydon +14 29 £450 -5.26%
Twickenham +3 6 £381 +27.08% 1
Ilford 0 6 - -
Brentford - 6 £413 -
Docklands, London +15 5 £425 -13.70%
Canary Wharf +1 4 £325 -18.75%
Harrow - 4 £394 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -1 2 - -
Greenwich - 2 - -
Mayfair - 2 £363 -
Chessington +4 1 - -
Feltham -6 1 £325 - 3
New Malden - 1 - -
Romford - 1 £275 -
West Drayton - 1 £420 - 1
Wimbledon - 1 £250 -
Edgware - 1 £375 -
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 641 (42.68%) Firewall
2 549 (36.55%) Cisco Certification
3 406 (27.03%) WAN
4 396 (26.36%) Windows
5 375 (24.97%) VMware
6 359 (23.90%) CCNP
7 349 (23.24%) LAN
8 327 (21.77%) Microsoft
8 327 (21.77%) CheckPoint
9 319 (21.24%) Finance
10 309 (20.57%) Active Directory
11 301 (20.04%) Data Centre
12 282 (18.77%) Wireless
13 268 (17.84%) Juniper
14 262 (17.44%) Cisco ASA
15 252 (16.78%) TCP/IP
16 238 (15.85%) CCNA
17 225 (14.98%) Network Security
18 223 (14.85%) VPN
19 220 (14.65%) ITIL
20 213 (14.18%) VMware Infrastructure
21 208 (13.85%) Linux
22 206 (13.72%) Windows Server
23 199 (13.25%) DNS
24 194 (12.92%) F5
25 186 (12.38%) Cisco Nexus
26 179 (11.92%) BGP
27 173 (11.52%) CCIE
28 168 (11.19%) MPLS
29 160 (10.65%) 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
1 133 (8.85%) MS Exchange
2 85 (5.66%) Skype for Business
3 74 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 31 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 30 (2.00%) Apache
7 28 (1.86%) IIS
8 21 (1.40%) Tomcat
9 20 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 20 (1.33%) WebSphere
10 16 (1.07%) OpenStack
11 12 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (0.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 10 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (0.53%) Oracle Coherence
15 5 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
15 5 (0.33%) WebLogic
16 4 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (0.27%) Zimbra
Applications
1 126 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 89 (5.93%) MS Office
3 25 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.13%) MS Project
7 1 (0.067%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.067%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (0.40%) Eikon
2 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (0.13%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.13%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.13%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.067%) BASE24
4 1 (0.067%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.067%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.067%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.067%) RMDS
4 1 (0.067%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 81 (5.39%) Office 365
2 70 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (2.06%) IaaS
5 27 (1.80%) SaaS
6 20 (1.33%) PaaS
7 16 (1.07%) Google Apps
8 13 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (0.60%) Mimecast
10 6 (0.40%) Trello
11 3 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
11 3 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.13%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.067%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.067%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.067%) GitHub
13 1 (0.067%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.067%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 641 (42.68%) Firewall
2 406 (27.03%) WAN
3 349 (23.24%) LAN
4 282 (18.77%) Wireless
5 262 (17.44%) Cisco ASA
6 252 (16.78%) TCP/IP
7 225 (14.98%) Network Security
8 223 (14.85%) VPN
9 199 (13.25%) DNS
10 186 (12.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 179 (11.92%) BGP
12 168 (11.19%) MPLS
13 156 (10.39%) SAN
14 149 (9.92%) VoIP
15 143 (9.52%) DHCP
16 135 (8.99%) OSPF
17 97 (6.46%) Cisco IOS
18 84 (5.59%) VLAN
19 71 (4.73%) SSL
20 70 (4.66%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 23 (1.53%) MySQL
3 19 (1.26%) Oracle Database
4 11 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (0.67%) Hadoop
5 10 (0.67%) HBase
6 9 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.33%) Redis
8 4 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.20%) GIS
9 3 (0.20%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.20%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.13%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.13%) DB2
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (0.13%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 14 (0.93%) Jenkins
3 9 (0.60%) JIRA
4 6 (0.40%) git-flow
4 6 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.27%) GoCD
5 4 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (0.20%) Subversion
7 2 (0.13%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.13%) Grunt
7 2 (0.13%) gulp
7 2 (0.13%) webpack
8 1 (0.067%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.067%) GitLab
8 1 (0.067%) Hudson
8 1 (0.067%) Xcode
General
1 319 (21.24%) Finance
2 132 (8.79%) Banking
3 84 (5.59%) Telecoms
4 63 (4.19%) Retail
5 36 (2.40%) Legal
6 35 (2.33%) Financial Institution
7 25 (1.66%) Law
8 21 (1.40%) Back Office
9 19 (1.26%) Investment Banking
10 17 (1.13%) Publishing
11 12 (0.80%) Advertising
12 10 (0.67%) Games
13 5 (0.33%) French Language
13 5 (0.33%) Marketing
14 4 (0.27%) Billing
15 3 (0.20%) Front Office
15 3 (0.20%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.13%) Automotive
16 2 (0.13%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 427 (28.43%) Network Engineer
2 213 (14.18%) Architect
3 195 (12.98%) Cisco Engineer
4 137 (9.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 100 (6.66%) Analyst
6 96 (6.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 92 (6.13%) Senior Network Engineer
8 87 (5.79%) Security Engineer
9 84 (5.59%) Consultant
9 84 (5.59%) Support Engineer
10 78 (5.19%) Network Architect
11 74 (4.93%) Network Security Engineer
12 68 (4.53%) Administrator
13 51 (3.40%) Firewall Engineer
14 50 (3.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 49 (3.26%) Infrastructure Architect
15 49 (3.26%) Project Manager
16 45 (3.00%) Systems Administrator
17 42 (2.80%) Network Consultant
18 40 (2.66%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (3.60%) 802.1X
2 36 (2.40%) XMPP
3 32 (2.13%) Web Services
4 24 (1.60%) Middleware
5 10 (0.67%) HTML
5 10 (0.67%) SAML
5 10 (0.67%) XML
6 8 (0.53%) CSS
6 8 (0.53%) Rendezvous
6 8 (0.53%) XSLT
7 6 (0.40%) J2EE
7 6 (0.40%) LAMP
7 6 (0.40%) VXML
8 5 (0.33%) Node.js
9 4 (0.27%) JRuby
10 3 (0.20%) ELK Stack
10 3 (0.20%) HTML5
11 2 (0.13%) CSS3
11 2 (0.13%) REST
11 2 (0.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 301 (20.04%) Data Centre
2 69 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (3.93%) Management Information System
4 42 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
5 36 (2.40%) Hedge funds
6 32 (2.13%) Computer Science
7 29 (1.93%) Hybrid Cloud
8 28 (1.86%) Blackberry
9 27 (1.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 23 (1.53%) IVR
11 18 (1.20%) Replication
12 16 (1.07%) Clustering
13 15 (1.00%) BYOD
13 15 (1.00%) Private Cloud
14 13 (0.87%) EMC VNX
15 11 (0.73%) Fintech
15 11 (0.73%) VCE vBlock
15 11 (0.73%) Virtual Team
16 10 (0.67%) iPhone
17 9 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 396 (26.36%) Windows
2 208 (13.85%) Linux
3 206 (13.72%) Windows Server
4 123 (8.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 91 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 75 (4.99%) Windows 7
7 64 (4.26%) Unix
8 53 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 50 (3.33%) Solaris
10 46 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 28 (1.86%) Windows 10
12 25 (1.66%) CentOS
13 21 (1.40%) Windows 8
14 15 (1.00%) Windows XP
15 14 (0.93%) Mac OS X
16 12 (0.80%) Ubuntu
17 11 (0.73%) AIX
18 10 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
19 9 (0.60%) Android
20 5 (0.33%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (14.65%) ITIL
2 116 (7.72%) Network Design
3 115 (7.66%) Migration
4 105 (6.99%) Change Management
5 91 (6.06%) Network Management
6 90 (5.99%) Load Balancing
6 90 (5.99%) Project Management
7 63 (4.19%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (4.13%) Network Architecture
9 58 (3.86%) Information Security
10 53 (3.53%) Network Monitoring
11 50 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 49 (3.26%) PRINCE2
13 46 (3.06%) High Availability
14 43 (2.86%) Change Control
14 43 (2.86%) DevOps
15 40 (2.66%) Security Operations
16 39 (2.60%) Capacity Planning
16 39 (2.60%) SIEM
17 37 (2.46%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 92 (6.13%) SQL
2 73 (4.86%) PowerShell
3 68 (4.53%) Python
4 41 (2.73%) Java
5 38 (2.53%) Perl
6 31 (2.06%) Bash Shell
7 22 (1.46%) Shell Script
8 16 (1.07%) C
9 15 (1.00%) Ruby
10 12 (0.80%) JavaScript
11 10 (0.67%) VB
12 7 (0.47%) Go
13 6 (0.40%) PHP
14 3 (0.20%) C++
15 2 (0.13%) C#
15 2 (0.13%) Tcl
15 2 (0.13%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.067%) Korn
16 1 (0.067%) Lisp
16 1 (0.067%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 549 (36.55%) Cisco Certification
2 359 (23.90%) CCNP
3 238 (15.85%) CCNA
4 173 (11.52%) CCIE
5 111 (7.39%) Security Cleared
6 82 (5.46%) SC Cleared
7 71 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 63 (4.19%) Degree
9 61 (4.06%) CCDP
10 47 (3.13%) CISSP
11 44 (2.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 37 (2.46%) CCSE
12 37 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
13 31 (2.06%) MCSE
14 29 (1.93%) DV Cleared
15 27 (1.80%) CISM
16 24 (1.60%) JNCIP
17 23 (1.53%) MCP
18 22 (1.46%) MCSA
19 20 (1.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.46%) SLA
2 48 (3.20%) PCI DSS
3 41 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.00%) COBIT
5 12 (0.80%) RMADS
6 11 (0.73%) QA
7 9 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
8 7 (0.47%) Government Security Classifications
9 5 (0.33%) JSP 440
10 3 (0.20%) BS7799
10 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.13%) COSO
11 2 (0.13%) GxP
11 2 (0.13%) ISO27005
11 2 (0.13%) MiFID
12 1 (0.067%) DICOM
12 1 (0.067%) GPG13
12 1 (0.067%) HL7
System Software
1 309 (20.57%) Active Directory
2 213 (14.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (5.73%) vSphere
4 75 (4.99%) Hyper-V
5 43 (2.86%) XenApp
6 41 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
7 39 (2.60%) NFS
7 39 (2.60%) VMware ESX
8 25 (1.66%) KVM
9 21 (1.40%) Xen
10 17 (1.13%) SRDF
10 17 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
10 17 (1.13%) XenDesktop
11 15 (1.00%) vCloud
12 12 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
13 11 (0.73%) ProxySG
13 11 (0.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 10 (0.67%) Docker
15 9 (0.60%) Firmware
16 8 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 66 (4.39%) SCCM
2 56 (3.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 56 (3.73%) Puppet
3 42 (2.80%) FortiGate
4 36 (2.40%) Nagios
5 32 (2.13%) Cisco Prime
6 28 (1.86%) Cisco UCCX
7 27 (1.80%) SCOM
8 25 (1.66%) Cisco UCCE
9 23 (1.53%) Cacti
10 21 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
11 17 (1.13%) Nessus
11 17 (1.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 15 (1.00%) Ansible
12 15 (1.00%) Backup Exec
13 13 (0.87%) WSUS
14 12 (0.80%) AirWatch
15 11 (0.73%) vRealize
16 10 (0.67%) NetBackup
16 10 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 375 (24.97%) VMware
2 327 (21.77%) CheckPoint
2 327 (21.77%) Microsoft
3 268 (17.84%) Juniper
4 194 (12.92%) F5
5 160 (10.65%) Citrix
6 141 (9.39%) HP
7 140 (9.32%) Palo Alto
8 87 (5.79%) EMC
9 78 (5.19%) NetApp
10 75 (4.99%) Aruba
11 71 (4.73%) Riverbed
11 71 (4.73%) SolarWinds
12 67 (4.46%) Dell
13 66 (4.39%) Fortinet
14 59 (3.93%) Oracle
15 58 (3.86%) Blue Coat
16 47 (3.13%) Avaya
17 45 (3.00%) Red Hat
18 42 (2.80%) IBM
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