The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 12 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 12 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 9.38% 12.78% 8.97%
As % of the Vendors category 16.00% 25.00% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 8
Median daily rate £400 £275 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -20.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £245 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £417 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.10 £21.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
Cisco
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
75 68 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 58.59% 51.13% 57.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 49
Median daily rate £419 £380 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.19% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £491 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 16
Median hourly rate £49.46 £21.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.40% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £18.14 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.73 £44.26 £30.00
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 Portsmouth

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 4 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
4 10 (47.62%) Juniper
4 10 (47.62%) LAN
5 9 (42.86%) Firewall
6 8 (38.10%) CCNA
7 7 (33.33%) Service Management
8 6 (28.57%) BGP
8 6 (28.57%) DNS
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) F5
9 5 (23.81%) Network Security
9 5 (23.81%) VMware
9 5 (23.81%) CCIE
9 5 (23.81%) CCNP
9 5 (23.81%) Windows
9 5 (23.81%) WAN
9 5 (23.81%) DHCP
9 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
9 5 (23.81%) MPLS
9 5 (23.81%) OSPF
10 4 (19.05%) ITSM
10 4 (19.05%) Linux
10 4 (19.05%) ITIL
10 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
10 4 (19.05%) VPN
10 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
10 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
11 3 (14.29%) Windows Server

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) IaaS
1 2 (9.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) LAN
2 9 (42.86%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) BGP
3 6 (28.57%) DNS
4 5 (23.81%) DHCP
4 5 (23.81%) MPLS
4 5 (23.81%) Network Security
4 5 (23.81%) OSPF
4 5 (23.81%) WAN
5 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (19.05%) VPN
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (14.29%) IOS XR
6 3 (14.29%) NX-OS
6 3 (14.29%) VLAN
7 2 (9.52%) VoIP
7 2 (9.52%) Wireless
8 1 (4.76%) IPsec
8 1 (4.76%) L2TP
8 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Network Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Network Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Network Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Network Integration Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) ITSM
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) BCP
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) Presales
5 1 (4.76%) Security Patching
5 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C++
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
4 8 (38.10%) CCNA
5 5 (23.81%) CCIE
5 5 (23.81%) CCNP
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (9.52%) MCITP
7 2 (9.52%) MCSE
8 1 (4.76%) CCA
8 1 (4.76%) CCDP
8 1 (4.76%) CCIP
8 1 (4.76%) CCSA
8 1 (4.76%) CCSE
8 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (4.76%) Degree
8 1 (4.76%) HND
8 1 (4.76%) MCTS
8 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) JSP 440
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Juniper
2 6 (28.57%) F5
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Riverbed
5 2 (9.52%) Nokia
6 1 (4.76%) Acronis
6 1 (4.76%) BMC
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.76%) Meraki
6 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.76%) Remedy
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) Veeam