The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 9 31 10
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -21
Contract jobs citing Cisco 13 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 11.50% 1.04% 11.32%
As % of the Vendors category 21.31% 3.70% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 6
Average daily rate
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£310 - £255
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 - £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £35.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +63.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +2.32%
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Norfolk

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

Vendors Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
61 54 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 53.98% 28.13% 34.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 30 15
Average daily rate £310 £270 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £165 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 7
Average hourly rate £62.50 £21.75 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+187.35% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £11.50 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £115.00 £35.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (41.67%) Windows
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (33.33%) Wireless
5 7 (29.17%) LAN
5 7 (29.17%) WAN
5 7 (29.17%) CCNP
6 6 (25.00%) VoIP
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (25.00%) Linux
6 6 (25.00%) SAN
6 6 (25.00%) VMware
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (20.83%) Migration
7 5 (20.83%) DNS
8 4 (16.67%) CCIE
8 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 4 (16.67%) CCNA
9 3 (12.50%) Citrix
9 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
9 3 (12.50%) ISDN
9 3 (12.50%) IBM
9 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 3 (12.50%) Qualys
9 3 (12.50%) Nessus
9 3 (12.50%) vSphere
9 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
9 3 (12.50%) Data Centre

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) CMS
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) Wireless
3 7 (29.17%) LAN
3 7 (29.17%) WAN
4 6 (25.00%) VoIP
4 6 (25.00%) SAN
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (20.83%) DNS
6 3 (12.50%) ISDN
7 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
7 2 (8.33%) VLAN
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (8.33%) NX-OS
8 1 (4.17%) FCoE
8 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
8 1 (4.17%) IPv4
8 1 (4.17%) Internet
8 1 (4.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Network Support
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Data Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) CCTV
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.33%) AIX
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (8.33%) SIEM
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.33%) Information Security
2 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.17%) Time Management
3 1 (4.17%) Data Security
3 1 (4.17%) BCP
3 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.17%) Software Licensing
3 1 (4.17%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.17%) Python
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (29.17%) CCNP
3 4 (16.67%) CCNA
3 4 (16.67%) CCIE
4 2 (8.33%) CISSP
4 2 (8.33%) MCSE
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) CISA
4 2 (8.33%) CISM
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) MCITP
5 1 (4.17%) MCSA
5 1 (4.17%) CCIP
5 1 (4.17%) CCA
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) vSphere
3 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.17%) ProxySG
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Nessus
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (12.50%) IBM
2 3 (12.50%) Citrix
2 3 (12.50%) Qualys
3 2 (8.33%) Symantec
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
4 1 (4.17%) EMC
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Sophos
4 1 (4.17%) Websense
4 1 (4.17%) Avaya
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) ProCurve
4 1 (4.17%) Veeam
4 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.17%) Imperva