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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 54 40 58
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Contract jobs citing Cisco 15 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.45% 4.70% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 6.10% 11.54% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 10
Median daily rate £325 £356 £367
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -2.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £165 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £478 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
+6.71% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £185.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -85.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
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
246 234 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 40.13% 40.70% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 154 229
Median daily rate £400 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £138 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 22
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.50 £14.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% +8.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £13.00 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.14 £67.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -11 7 £325 -14.75% 3
Bicester - 2 £331 -
Kidlington - 2 £350 -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 22 (51.16%) Firewall
2 19 (44.19%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (34.88%) Juniper
3 15 (34.88%) CCNP
3 15 (34.88%) CCNA
4 13 (30.23%) Data Centre
5 12 (27.91%) Palo Alto
5 12 (27.91%) Network Security
6 10 (23.26%) LAN
7 9 (20.93%) CheckPoint
7 9 (20.93%) Windows
7 9 (20.93%) F5
8 8 (18.60%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (18.60%) Brocade
8 8 (18.60%) WAN
8 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
9 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
9 7 (16.28%) DNS
9 7 (16.28%) Migration
9 7 (16.28%) JNCIP
10 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
10 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
10 6 (13.95%) Web Filtering
10 6 (13.95%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
11 5 (11.63%) Finance
11 5 (11.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (11.63%) NetScaler
11 5 (11.63%) Problem Management

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 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (51.16%) Firewall
2 12 (27.91%) Network Security
3 10 (23.26%) LAN
4 8 (18.60%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (18.60%) WAN
5 7 (16.28%) DNS
6 5 (11.63%) NetScaler
7 4 (9.30%) Junos
7 4 (9.30%) SSL
8 3 (6.98%) Internet
8 3 (6.98%) VoIP
8 3 (6.98%) VPLS
9 2 (4.65%) BGP
9 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (4.65%) EIGRP
9 2 (4.65%) Skype
10 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (2.33%) OpenScape
10 1 (2.33%) WLAN
General
1 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) Network Engineer
2 14 (32.56%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) Security Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Network Support
5 6 (13.95%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Juniper Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Juniper Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Network Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Brocade Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Network Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Project Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Private Cloud
2 4 (9.30%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) FlexPod
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) CCTV
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) Migration
2 6 (13.95%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (13.95%) Web Filtering
3 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
3 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL
4 3 (6.98%) Network Management
4 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
4 3 (6.98%) UML
5 2 (4.65%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) Analytics
6 1 (2.33%) Change Control
6 1 (2.33%) Change Management
6 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.33%) DevOps
6 1 (2.33%) Fault Management
6 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.33%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) C
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (34.88%) CCNA
2 15 (34.88%) CCNP
3 7 (16.28%) JNCIP
4 4 (9.30%) CISSP
4 4 (9.30%) JNCIA
4 4 (9.30%) JNCIS
5 2 (4.65%) CCSA
5 2 (4.65%) CCSE
6 1 (2.33%) CCDP
6 1 (2.33%) CCIE
6 1 (2.33%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.33%) MCSE
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) HIPAA
1 5 (11.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Juniper
2 12 (27.91%) Palo Alto
3 9 (20.93%) CheckPoint
3 9 (20.93%) F5
4 8 (18.60%) Brocade
4 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.30%) Blue Coat
5 4 (9.30%) HP
5 4 (9.30%) Intel Security
6 3 (6.98%) Fortinet
6 3 (6.98%) VMware
7 2 (4.65%) NetApp
7 2 (4.65%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.33%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (2.33%) Dell
8 1 (2.33%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (2.33%) Meraki
8 1 (2.33%) SAP