The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 83 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 33 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.45% 3.09% 3.41%
As % of the Vendors category 4.44% 7.55% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 14
Median daily rate £361 £228 £168
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.79% +35.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.60 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +38.23%
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 North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
744 318 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 55.15% 40.98% 47.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 166 171
Median daily rate £290 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £193 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 34 10
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £30.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Tyne and Wear -35 31 £363 +101.38% 2
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 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 North East region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 23 (40.35%) Firewall
2 22 (38.60%) ITIL
3 19 (33.33%) Windows
4 18 (31.58%) HP
4 18 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (29.82%) SAN
5 17 (29.82%) VMware
5 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
6 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (21.05%) SC Cleared
6 12 (21.05%) EMC
7 11 (19.30%) Project Management
7 11 (19.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 11 (19.30%) F5
8 10 (17.54%) QMS
8 10 (17.54%) CCNP
8 10 (17.54%) SLA
8 10 (17.54%) LAN
9 9 (15.79%) Linux
9 9 (15.79%) Unix
9 9 (15.79%) Oracle
9 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 9 (15.79%) Sun
9 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (15.79%) ITIL V3
10 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database
10 8 (14.04%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (14.04%) EMC VNX
10 8 (14.04%) JSP 440
10 8 (14.04%) EMC NetWorker

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 8 (14.04%) iPlanet
1 8 (14.04%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.02%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.51%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.75%) CICS
4 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
1 5 (8.77%) MS Office
2 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (40.35%) Firewall
2 17 (29.82%) SAN
3 10 (17.54%) LAN
4 8 (14.04%) BIG-IP
5 6 (10.53%) IP Telephony
5 6 (10.53%) VPN
5 6 (10.53%) WAN
6 5 (8.77%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (8.77%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (7.02%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (7.02%) LDAP
7 4 (7.02%) Network Security
7 4 (7.02%) Telepresence
7 4 (7.02%) Wireless
8 3 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (5.26%) DNS
8 3 (5.26%) NAS
8 3 (5.26%) VoIP
9 2 (3.51%) SSH
9 2 (3.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.77%) DB2
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
General
1 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.75%) Banking
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 6 (10.53%) Storage Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Architect
4 4 (7.02%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Voice Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Consultant
5 3 (5.26%) EMC Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (3.51%) Chief Architect
6 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) JSP
2 7 (12.28%) J2EE
3 4 (7.02%) XMPP
4 2 (3.51%) ADO
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (3.51%) SAP Basis
4 2 (3.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) EMC VNX
2 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (8.77%) HP Storage
3 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.02%) Clustering
4 4 (7.02%) EMC VMAX
4 4 (7.02%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.26%) Celerra
5 3 (5.26%) CLARiiON
5 3 (5.26%) Replication
5 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.51%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.51%) Symmetrix DMX
6 2 (3.51%) User Experience
7 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.75%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Linux
2 9 (15.79%) Unix
2 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (14.04%) AIX
3 8 (14.04%) Solaris
4 6 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.75%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Project Management
3 10 (17.54%) QMS
4 9 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 8 (14.04%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (14.04%) Six Sigma
6 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.02%) ITSM
8 4 (7.02%) Migration
9 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.26%) Quality Management
9 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.26%) Service Management
9 3 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.51%) Change Control
10 2 (3.51%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 2 (3.51%) Email Migration
10 2 (3.51%) Network Architecture
10 2 (3.51%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
3 12 (21.05%) SC Cleared
4 10 (17.54%) CCNP
5 7 (12.28%) CCNA
6 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.51%) CWNE
7 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.51%) MCSE
8 1 (1.75%) AAT
8 1 (1.75%) CCDP
8 1 (1.75%) Degree
8 1 (1.75%) HP ASE
8 1 (1.75%) HPE ATP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) SLA
2 8 (14.04%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.26%) vSphere
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (14.04%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (7.02%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (7.02%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (7.02%) OpenView
4 3 (5.26%) FortiGate
5 2 (3.51%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (3.51%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (3.51%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.75%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) HP
2 17 (29.82%) VMware
3 12 (21.05%) EMC
4 11 (19.30%) F5
5 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 9 (15.79%) Oracle
5 9 (15.79%) Sun
6 8 (14.04%) BEA
6 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
7 6 (10.53%) 3PAR
8 5 (8.77%) CheckPoint
8 5 (8.77%) Juniper
9 4 (7.02%) Brocade
9 4 (7.02%) Cognos
9 4 (7.02%) Dell
9 4 (7.02%) NetApp
9 4 (7.02%) Opsware
10 3 (5.26%) IBM
10 3 (5.26%) Siemens
11 2 (3.51%) Veritas