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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
England / North East
Rank 39 53 26
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -27
Contract jobs citing Cisco 55 24 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.76% 2.68% 5.48%
As % of the Vendors category 11.09% 6.67% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 9 22
Median daily rate £363 £313 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -14.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £125 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £335 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%

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
496 360 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 51.94% 40.13% 50.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 208 226
Median daily rate £350 £400 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +13.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £230 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 25 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £14.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +41.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £10.06 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £50.20 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +8 46 £370 +66.29% 4
Durham +12 7 £363 - 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 63 (55.26%) Firewall
2 54 (47.37%) F5
3 52 (45.61%) Security Cleared
4 49 (42.98%) ITIL
5 47 (41.23%) SC Cleared
6 44 (38.60%) HP
7 43 (37.72%) Linux
8 40 (35.09%) Oracle
9 36 (31.58%) TCP/IP
10 34 (29.82%) WebLogic
11 32 (28.07%) Unix
12 31 (27.19%) Cisco Certification
12 31 (27.19%) Red Hat
13 30 (26.32%) LAN
13 30 (26.32%) High Availability
14 29 (25.44%) Sun
15 28 (24.56%) Apache
15 28 (24.56%) Tomcat
15 28 (24.56%) J2EE
15 28 (24.56%) iPlanet
15 28 (24.56%) Clustering
15 28 (24.56%) Load Balancing
16 27 (23.68%) Oracle Application Server
16 27 (23.68%) JBoss
16 27 (23.68%) Veritas
17 26 (22.81%) Juniper
17 26 (22.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
18 25 (21.93%) CheckPoint
18 25 (21.93%) Windows
18 25 (21.93%) Solaris

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 34 (29.82%) WebLogic
2 28 (24.56%) Apache
2 28 (24.56%) iPlanet
2 28 (24.56%) Tomcat
3 27 (23.68%) JBoss
3 27 (23.68%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (3.51%) IBM Notes
4 4 (3.51%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.75%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (55.26%) Firewall
2 36 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 30 (26.32%) LAN
4 23 (20.18%) Wireless
5 22 (19.30%) WAN
6 15 (13.16%) BIG-IP
6 15 (13.16%) SAN
7 10 (8.77%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (6.14%) DHCP
8 7 (6.14%) DNS
8 7 (6.14%) VPN
9 5 (4.39%) Network Security
9 5 (4.39%) SSL
10 4 (3.51%) Skype
11 3 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (1.75%) IP Telephony
12 2 (1.75%) IPsec
12 2 (1.75%) MPLS
12 2 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.26%) BODI
1 6 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.88%) Big Data
5 1 (0.88%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (8.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.88%) Finance
2 1 (0.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (30.70%) Network Engineer
2 10 (8.77%) Administrator
3 9 (7.89%) Storage Engineer
4 8 (7.02%) Architect
4 8 (7.02%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (6.14%) Solaris Engineer
5 7 (6.14%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (6.14%) Unix Administrator
6 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Project Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (3.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (3.51%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (3.51%) Network Support
8 4 (3.51%) Security Engineer
8 4 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.56%) J2EE
2 1 (0.88%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.88%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.56%) Clustering
2 13 (11.40%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.14%) EMC VMAX
4 7 (6.14%) Replication
5 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.51%) Symmetrix
7 3 (2.63%) Celerra
7 3 (2.63%) EMC VNX
7 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.63%) HP Storage
7 3 (2.63%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.75%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.88%) IVR
9 1 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (37.72%) Linux
2 32 (28.07%) Unix
3 25 (21.93%) Solaris
3 25 (21.93%) Windows
4 18 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (14.04%) HPUX
5 16 (14.04%) Windows Server
6 13 (11.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (11.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (10.53%) AIX
8 11 (9.65%) SUSE
9 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.63%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (2.63%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (42.98%) ITIL
2 30 (26.32%) High Availability
3 28 (24.56%) Load Balancing
4 23 (20.18%) Network Design
5 18 (15.79%) ITSM
6 17 (14.91%) Service Management
7 9 (7.89%) Migration
8 7 (6.14%) Change Control
8 7 (6.14%) Quality Management
9 6 (5.26%) Incident Management
9 6 (5.26%) QMS
10 5 (4.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.39%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (4.39%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.51%) Change Management
11 4 (3.51%) Data Migration
11 4 (3.51%) Problem Management
11 4 (3.51%) Project Governance
11 4 (3.51%) Time Management
12 3 (2.63%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.39%) SQL
2 1 (0.88%) C
2 1 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 52 (45.61%) Security Cleared
2 47 (41.23%) SC Cleared
3 31 (27.19%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (21.05%) CCNP
5 20 (17.54%) CCSE
6 18 (15.79%) CCSA
6 18 (15.79%) JNCIA
7 17 (14.91%) CCIE
8 15 (13.16%) CCDP
8 15 (13.16%) CCIP
8 15 (13.16%) JNCIE
9 13 (11.40%) Degree
9 13 (11.40%) HP ASE
10 12 (10.53%) HP MASE
11 10 (8.77%) CCNA
12 5 (4.39%) Check Point Certification
13 3 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (1.75%) ISTQB
14 2 (1.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 1 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (22.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 9 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.02%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.02%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.75%) Firmware
4 2 (1.75%) NFS
5 1 (0.88%) KVM
5 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (15.79%) FortiGate
2 5 (4.39%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.63%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (1.75%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.88%) Legato
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.88%) PureDisk
6 1 (0.88%) SCOM
6 1 (0.88%) Simpana
6 1 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (47.37%) F5
2 44 (38.60%) HP
3 40 (35.09%) Oracle
4 31 (27.19%) Red Hat
5 29 (25.44%) Sun
6 27 (23.68%) Veritas
7 26 (22.81%) Juniper
8 25 (21.93%) CheckPoint
9 20 (17.54%) VMware
10 19 (16.67%) Riverbed
11 16 (14.04%) Fortinet
12 15 (13.16%) Aruba
13 13 (11.40%) Microsoft
14 11 (9.65%) Brocade
15 8 (7.02%) EMC
16 7 (6.14%) 3PAR
17 6 (5.26%) TIBCO
18 5 (4.39%) NetApp
18 5 (4.39%) Symantec
19 4 (3.51%) Citrix
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