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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 28 31 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs citing Cisco 34 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.26% 3.93% 6.50%
As % of the Vendors category 10.46% 7.46% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +64.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £480 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £14.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.30% -15.47%
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
325 201 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 50.23% 52.62% 55.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 102 70
Average daily rate £350 £268 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.84% -10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £201 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £467 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 30 32
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £10.50 £10.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £34.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +8 29 £413 +68.36% 2
Northumberland 0 1 £348 -13.00%
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 27 (45.00%) Windows
2 24 (40.00%) Firewall
3 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (28.33%) vSphere
5 16 (26.67%) EMC
5 16 (26.67%) LAN
5 16 (26.67%) WAN
6 15 (25.00%) Network Security
6 15 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 14 (23.33%) Network Monitoring
7 14 (23.33%) CheckPoint
7 14 (23.33%) Juniper
7 14 (23.33%) HP
7 14 (23.33%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (21.67%) Service Management
8 13 (21.67%) McAfee
8 13 (21.67%) Hyper-V
8 13 (21.67%) F5
9 12 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 12 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (20.00%) DNS
9 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 12 (20.00%) ITIL
9 12 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 12 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 12 (20.00%) Network Design
10 11 (18.33%) Load Balancing
10 11 (18.33%) Cryptography

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 4 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.67%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.67%) SAS
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.00%) Firewall
2 16 (26.67%) LAN
2 16 (26.67%) WAN
3 15 (25.00%) Network Security
4 14 (23.33%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 12 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 12 (20.00%) DNS
6 11 (18.33%) SSL
6 11 (18.33%) SAN
7 9 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (11.67%) Junos
9 5 (8.33%) Cisco ICM
10 3 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (3.33%) Unified Communications
11 2 (3.33%) SMS
11 2 (3.33%) VoIP
11 2 (3.33%) Internet
12 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 5 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.67%) Back Office
1 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.67%) Finance
1 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (13.33%) Consultant
3 6 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 6 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Architect
4 5 (8.33%) IT Support
5 4 (6.67%) Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Voice Specialist
5 4 (6.67%) Administrator
5 4 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Network Administrator
6 3 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco Specialist
6 3 (5.00%) Virtualisation Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco Voice Specialist
7 2 (3.33%) Server Support
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco Support
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) VXML
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Cryptography
2 5 (8.33%) Clustering
3 2 (3.33%) Life Science
4 1 (1.67%) IVR
4 1 (1.67%) AS400
4 1 (1.67%) Handset
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.00%) Windows
2 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.67%) Linux
6 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Network Monitoring
2 13 (21.67%) Service Management
3 12 (20.00%) ITIL
3 12 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 12 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 12 (20.00%) Network Design
4 11 (18.33%) Load Balancing
4 11 (18.33%) Network Management
5 7 (11.67%) Time Management
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (5.00%) SIEM
8 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.33%) Change Management
9 1 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.67%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.67%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) Java
2 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (11.67%) CCNA
5 6 (10.00%) MCSE
6 5 (8.33%) MCSA
6 5 (8.33%) CCNP
6 5 (8.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) PMP
7 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) QA
2 8 (13.33%) JSP 440
3 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (28.33%) vSphere
2 13 (21.67%) Hyper-V
3 11 (18.33%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (3.33%) XenApp
6 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.67%) Xen
7 1 (1.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (8.33%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (3.33%) HP SIM
5 2 (3.33%) SCOM
6 1 (1.67%) SCCM
6 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) EMC
2 14 (23.33%) CheckPoint
2 14 (23.33%) Juniper
2 14 (23.33%) HP
3 13 (21.67%) McAfee
3 13 (21.67%) F5
4 11 (18.33%) VMware
4 11 (18.33%) TippingPoint
5 9 (15.00%) 3PAR
6 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.00%) Symantec
7 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.33%) Citrix
8 2 (3.33%) Avaya
9 1 (1.67%) NEC
9 1 (1.67%) Draytek
9 1 (1.67%) Polycom
9 1 (1.67%) Crossbeam
9 1 (1.67%) Brocade
9 1 (1.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
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