The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 5 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 13 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 4 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.48% 4.26% 14.06%
As % of the Vendors category 6.35% 9.09% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Average daily rate £401 £424 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% +5.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.00%
Cisco
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
63 44 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 54.78% 46.81% 53.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 24 23
Average daily rate £401 £336 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.10% -15.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £219 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Cisco also 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 that cited Cisco.

1 8 (72.73%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (54.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 5 (45.45%) BGP
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) CCNP
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) OSPF
5 4 (36.36%) IaaS
5 4 (36.36%) F5
6 3 (27.27%) Converged Networks
6 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 3 (27.27%) Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) CCIE
6 3 (27.27%) CCNA
6 3 (27.27%) SNA
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) LAN
6 3 (27.27%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
6 3 (27.27%) CCSA
6 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco PIX

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Cisco also 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 that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) IaaS
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (45.45%) BGP
5 4 (36.36%) OSPF
6 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (27.27%) Converged Networks
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) LAN
6 3 (27.27%) SNA
6 3 (27.27%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
7 2 (18.18%) GLBP
7 2 (18.18%) HSRP
7 2 (18.18%) PBX
7 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
7 2 (18.18%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Check Point Expert
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IP Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IP Expert
2 2 (18.18%) IP Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior IP Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Support
3 1 (9.09%) Communications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CCIE
3 3 (27.27%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) CCSA
4 2 (18.18%) CCSE
5 1 (9.09%) CCVP
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (9.09%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
2 4 (36.36%) F5
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Acme Packet
4 1 (9.09%) CA
4 1 (9.09%) Google
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Meraki
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 1 (9.09%) VMware