The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 38 45 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Contract jobs citing Cisco 21 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.41% 2.96% 5.37%
As % of the Vendors category 8.68% 8.38% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 29
Median daily rate £325 £244 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £129 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £20.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+32.09% -4.70%

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
242 191 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 39.29% 35.37% 42.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 154 193
Median daily rate £400 £363 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £164 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 26
Median hourly rate £14.93 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.93% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £14.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £20.75 £25.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Oxford +1 10 £338 +38.46% 5
Kidlington - 3 £325 -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 25 (73.53%) Firewall
2 17 (50.00%) Juniper
2 17 (50.00%) Network Security
3 16 (47.06%) Palo Alto
4 15 (44.12%) Data Centre
4 15 (44.12%) Brocade
5 14 (41.18%) LAN
6 12 (35.29%) WAN
7 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (32.35%) Kalman Filter
7 11 (32.35%) Web Filtering
8 10 (29.41%) F5
8 10 (29.41%) NetScaler
8 10 (29.41%) Load Balancing
9 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
9 9 (26.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (26.47%) Problem Management
9 9 (26.47%) JNCIP
9 9 (26.47%) HIPAA
10 8 (23.53%) Intel Security
10 8 (23.53%) SSL
10 8 (23.53%) CCNP
10 8 (23.53%) Blue Coat
11 7 (20.59%) JNCIA
11 7 (20.59%) JNCIS
11 7 (20.59%) CISSP
11 7 (20.59%) Junos
12 6 (17.65%) CCNA
13 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
14 4 (11.76%) Computer Science

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (73.53%) Firewall
2 17 (50.00%) Network Security
3 14 (41.18%) LAN
4 12 (35.29%) WAN
5 10 (29.41%) NetScaler
6 8 (23.53%) SSL
7 7 (20.59%) Junos
8 3 (8.82%) MPLS
8 3 (8.82%) VLAN
8 3 (8.82%) VoIP
9 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.88%) Internet
9 2 (5.88%) OSPF
9 2 (5.88%) Skype
9 2 (5.88%) VPLS
10 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.94%) OpenScape
10 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.94%) Wireless
General
1 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Network Engineer
2 16 (47.06%) Network Security Engineer
2 16 (47.06%) Security Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Juniper Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Data Centre Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco Security Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Data Network Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Network Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Network Security Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Network Specialist
8 2 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Security Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Switch Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
1 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Kalman Filter
1 11 (32.35%) Web Filtering
2 10 (29.41%) Load Balancing
3 9 (26.47%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.82%) ITIL
4 3 (8.82%) Network Management
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Analytics
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) DevOps
6 1 (2.94%) Fault Management
6 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.94%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.94%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.94%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (26.47%) JNCIP
3 8 (23.53%) CCNP
4 7 (20.59%) CISSP
4 7 (20.59%) JNCIA
4 7 (20.59%) JNCIS
5 6 (17.65%) CCNA
6 2 (5.88%) CCSA
6 2 (5.88%) CCSE
6 2 (5.88%) JNCIE
6 2 (5.88%) MCSE
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.94%) AWS Certification
7 1 (2.94%) CCDP
7 1 (2.94%) CCIE
7 1 (2.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) HIPAA
1 9 (26.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Juniper
2 16 (47.06%) Palo Alto
3 15 (44.12%) Brocade
4 10 (29.41%) F5
5 8 (23.53%) Blue Coat
5 8 (23.53%) Intel Security
6 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
7 3 (8.82%) Fortinet
7 3 (8.82%) HP
7 3 (8.82%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.88%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.94%) Ciena
9 1 (2.94%) Dell
9 1 (2.94%) Meraki
9 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.94%) SAP
9 1 (2.94%) VMware