The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 3 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing Cisco 18 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 18.95% 9.57% 1.77%
As % of the Vendors category 32.73% 15.52% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Median daily rate £315 £488 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.38% +178.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +35.29%
Cisco
UK

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

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55 58 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 57.89% 61.70% 35.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 15
Median daily rate £488 £215 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.74% -35.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £121 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +88.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 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
County Antrim +8 14 £315 -35.38% 2
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (48.15%) CCIE
3 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
4 7 (25.93%) Network Design
4 7 (25.93%) MGCP
4 7 (25.93%) SCCP
4 7 (25.93%) H.323
4 7 (25.93%) Tandberg
4 7 (25.93%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (25.93%) Unified Communications
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco UCCX
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (22.22%) Software Licensing
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco UCCE
5 6 (22.22%) OSPF
5 6 (22.22%) BGP
5 6 (22.22%) CCNP
6 5 (18.52%) Finance
6 5 (18.52%) Network Management
6 5 (18.52%) PABX
6 5 (18.52%) NICE Systems
7 4 (14.81%) NetScaler
7 4 (14.81%) Aruba
7 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
7 4 (14.81%) Wireless
7 4 (14.81%) Banking
7 4 (14.81%) LAN
7 4 (14.81%) WAN
8 3 (11.11%) Intel Security
8 3 (11.11%) Juniper

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) H.323
1 7 (25.93%) MGCP
1 7 (25.93%) SCCP
1 7 (25.93%) Unified Communications
2 6 (22.22%) BGP
2 6 (22.22%) OSPF
3 5 (18.52%) PABX
4 4 (14.81%) LAN
4 4 (14.81%) NetScaler
4 4 (14.81%) WAN
4 4 (14.81%) Wireless
5 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
5 2 (7.41%) Firewall
5 2 (7.41%) VoIP
6 1 (3.70%) Broadband
6 1 (3.70%) DAB
6 1 (3.70%) ISDN
6 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.70%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Design Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Network Support
6 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (11.11%) RSA SecurID
2 3 (11.11%) Statistics
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Network Design
2 6 (22.22%) Software Licensing
3 5 (18.52%) Network Management
4 3 (11.11%) Information Security
4 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Fault Management
6 1 (3.70%) Change Control
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Validation
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (48.15%) CCIE
3 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
4 6 (22.22%) CCNP
5 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) CCSA
6 3 (11.11%) CCSE
7 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) BS7799
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (11.11%) FortiGate
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (7.41%) OpenView
5 1 (3.70%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (3.70%) OPNET
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Tandberg
2 5 (18.52%) NICE Systems
3 4 (14.81%) Aruba
4 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 3 (11.11%) Intel Security
4 3 (11.11%) IronPort
4 3 (11.11%) Juniper
5 2 (7.41%) Avaya
5 2 (7.41%) CA
5 2 (7.41%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) F5
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.70%) Peregrine
Belfast, County Antrim
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