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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 39 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 19 34 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.54% 5.28% 6.13%
As % of the Vendors category 10.33% 12.59% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 15
Average daily rate £244 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £450 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £13.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.00%
Cisco
South East

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
184 270 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 34.33% 41.93% 46.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 180 84
Average daily rate £350 £403 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +8.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 25 34
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £13.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +19.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.30 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £25.00 £19.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +1 12 £244 -37.09% 7
Abingdon 0 1 - - 2
Bicester 0 1 £125 -23.07%
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 29 (50.88%) WAN
2 25 (43.86%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (40.35%) Firewall
4 19 (33.33%) Intel Security
5 18 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (28.07%) SolarWinds
6 16 (28.07%) Juniper
6 16 (28.07%) VPN
6 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
6 16 (28.07%) CCNA
6 16 (28.07%) Wireless
7 15 (26.32%) Windows
7 15 (26.32%) CheckPoint
8 14 (24.56%) LAN
9 13 (22.81%) PCI DSS
10 12 (21.05%) McAfee ePO
10 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
11 11 (19.30%) CCNP
12 10 (17.54%) Splunk
12 10 (17.54%) Spiceworks
12 10 (17.54%) WSUS
12 10 (17.54%) Data Centre
13 9 (15.79%) Windows Server
13 9 (15.79%) ITIL
14 8 (14.04%) VoIP
14 8 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
15 7 (12.28%) Palo Alto
15 7 (12.28%) HP
15 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
15 7 (12.28%) VMware

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (5.26%) IIS
1 3 (5.26%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.88%) WAN
2 23 (40.35%) Firewall
3 18 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (28.07%) VPN
4 16 (28.07%) Wireless
5 14 (24.56%) LAN
6 8 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (14.04%) VoIP
7 6 (10.53%) DNS
7 6 (10.53%) MPLS
7 6 (10.53%) MRTG
7 6 (10.53%) OSPF
7 6 (10.53%) PBX
8 5 (8.77%) BGP
8 5 (8.77%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (8.77%) Network Security
8 5 (8.77%) NX-OS
9 4 (7.02%) Junos
9 4 (7.02%) SSL
9 4 (7.02%) VLAN
General
1 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.26%) Billing
3 2 (3.51%) Back Office
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Network Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Architect
6 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.02%) Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Data Centre Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Network Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Data Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Help Desk Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (5.26%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.75%) CSS
2 1 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.02%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.26%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) Statistics
3 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.51%) Android
5 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) ITIL
2 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
3 4 (7.02%) ITIL V3
3 4 (7.02%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (7.02%) Migration
3 4 (7.02%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (7.02%) Web Filtering
4 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (5.26%) Network Architecture
4 3 (5.26%) Network Management
4 3 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (5.26%) Network Planning
5 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.51%) Data Migration
5 2 (3.51%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (3.51%) Time Management
6 1 (1.75%) Data Management
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (1.75%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) Java
1 1 (1.75%) PHP
1 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (43.86%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (28.07%) CCNA
3 11 (19.30%) CCNP
4 6 (10.53%) CCENT
5 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
5 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
6 4 (7.02%) CCDP
6 4 (7.02%) CCSA
6 4 (7.02%) CCSE
6 4 (7.02%) CCSP
6 4 (7.02%) CISSP
6 4 (7.02%) JNCIP
7 3 (5.26%) CCIE
8 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.75%) ACSA
8 1 (1.75%) MCSA
8 1 (1.75%) MCSE
8 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.75%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.81%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.02%) HIPAA
2 4 (7.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) ProxySG
3 3 (5.26%) Samba
4 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.51%) vSphere
5 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (21.05%) McAfee ePO
2 10 (17.54%) WSUS
3 4 (7.02%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 16 (28.07%) Juniper
2 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.07%) SolarWinds
3 15 (26.32%) CheckPoint
4 10 (17.54%) Spiceworks
4 10 (17.54%) Splunk
5 7 (12.28%) Blue Coat
5 7 (12.28%) HP
5 7 (12.28%) Palo Alto
5 7 (12.28%) VMware
6 6 (10.53%) Citrix
7 5 (8.77%) Aruba
8 4 (7.02%) F5
8 4 (7.02%) Fortinet
8 4 (7.02%) Nokia
8 4 (7.02%) TippingPoint
8 4 (7.02%) Tufin
9 3 (5.26%) Apple
9 3 (5.26%) Avaya
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