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 5 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 10 32 8
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Contract jobs citing Cisco 12 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 10.62% 1.91% 12.61%
As % of the Vendors category 22.22% 5.80% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 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 £480 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £35.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +86.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-15.90% +2.32%
Cisco
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
54 69 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 47.79% 33.01% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 37 12
Average daily rate £310 £258 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.38% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £144 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £406 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 7
Average hourly rate £62.50 £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% +57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 5 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 5 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 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
3 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 7 (29.17%) LAN
4 7 (29.17%) WAN
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (29.17%) Wireless
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (25.00%) SAN
5 6 (25.00%) CCNP
5 6 (25.00%) Linux
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) VoIP
6 5 (20.83%) Migration
6 5 (20.83%) VMware
7 4 (16.67%) CCIE
7 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 4 (16.67%) Symantec
7 4 (16.67%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (12.50%) AlgoSec
8 3 (12.50%) Splunk
8 3 (12.50%) Regular Expression
8 3 (12.50%) Lumension
8 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
8 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
8 3 (12.50%) Sophos
8 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
8 3 (12.50%) EDMS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 8 (33.33%) 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 7 (29.17%) Wireless
2 7 (29.17%) LAN
2 7 (29.17%) WAN
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (25.00%) SAN
4 5 (20.83%) VoIP
5 3 (12.50%) ISDN
5 3 (12.50%) DNS
6 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
6 2 (8.33%) VLAN
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.17%) IPv4
7 1 (4.17%) Internet
7 1 (4.17%) PBX
7 1 (4.17%) DHCP
7 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.17%) VPN
7 1 (4.17%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) EDMS
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Support
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Data Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) IT Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
5 1 (4.17%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) 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 3 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Software Licensing
4 1 (4.17%) Server Building
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Data Security
4 1 (4.17%) BCP
4 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Python
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (25.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.67%) CCIE
4 3 (12.50%) CCNA
5 2 (8.33%) CISSP
5 2 (8.33%) MCSE
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.33%) CISA
5 2 (8.33%) CISM
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (4.17%) MCITP
6 1 (4.17%) MCSA
6 1 (4.17%) CCIP
6 1 (4.17%) CCA
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) ProxySG
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
3 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
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 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Symantec
3 4 (16.67%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (12.50%) Sophos
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (12.50%) IBM
4 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 3 (12.50%) Splunk
4 3 (12.50%) Lumension
4 3 (12.50%) AlgoSec
4 3 (12.50%) Qualys
5 2 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) Avaya
6 1 (4.17%) Websense
6 1 (4.17%) ProCurve
6 1 (4.17%) Veeam