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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 53 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Contract jobs citing Cisco 14 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.34% 4.15% 4.53%
As % of the Vendors category 6.11% 10.10% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 13
Median daily rate £275 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £235 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.38 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+36.05% -18.33%
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
229 297 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 38.29% 41.08% 39.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 201 95
Median daily rate £350 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 25
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +20.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £11.65 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £39.60 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 26 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Oxford -6 9 £275 -13.38% 3
Abingdon - 2 £205 - 1
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 23 (65.71%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (60.00%) CCNA
3 14 (40.00%) Firewall
4 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (31.43%) WAN
5 10 (28.57%) Windows
5 10 (28.57%) CCNP
5 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 9 (25.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
8 7 (20.00%) HP
8 7 (20.00%) Wireless
9 6 (17.14%) VMware
9 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
9 6 (17.14%) VoIP
10 5 (14.29%) Aruba
10 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (14.29%) DNS
10 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
10 5 (14.29%) LAN
10 5 (14.29%) Finance
10 5 (14.29%) Migration
11 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (11.43%) CCENT
11 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
12 3 (8.57%) Network Design
12 3 (8.57%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (8.57%) Banking
12 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
12 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008

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 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) Firewall
2 11 (31.43%) WAN
3 9 (25.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (20.00%) Wireless
5 6 (17.14%) VoIP
6 5 (14.29%) DNS
6 5 (14.29%) LAN
7 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (8.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
8 2 (5.71%) BGP
8 2 (5.71%) Internet
8 2 (5.71%) MPLS
8 2 (5.71%) Network Security
8 2 (5.71%) OSPF
8 2 (5.71%) VPN
9 1 (2.86%) DHCP
9 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Network Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Support Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Network Support
3 8 (22.86%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) 1st Line Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Support
6 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) CCTV
3 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.86%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.86%) iPad
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
3 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) Linux
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Migration
2 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Network Design
3 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) High Availability
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.71%) Storage Virtualisation
4 2 (5.71%) Workflow
5 1 (2.86%) Change Control
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.86%) DevOps
5 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL V2
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) Server Building
5 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.86%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (65.71%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (60.00%) CCNA
3 10 (28.57%) CCNP
4 4 (11.43%) CCENT
5 2 (5.71%) MCSE
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.86%) MCP
6 1 (2.86%) PMP
6 1 (2.86%) RHCSA
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.57%) vSphere
3 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.86%) Postfix
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) HP
3 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
3 6 (17.14%) VMware
4 5 (14.29%) Aruba
5 3 (8.57%) Dell
5 3 (8.57%) Juniper
6 2 (5.71%) Avaya
6 2 (5.71%) F5
6 2 (5.71%) NetApp
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.86%) Kaspersky
7 1 (2.86%) Meraki
7 1 (2.86%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.86%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.86%) Sonus
7 1 (2.86%) Sophos
Oxfordshire
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