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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 27 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 9 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.59% 4.55% 3.79%
As % of the Vendors category 9.38% 9.80% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Median daily rate £438 £279 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.95% -2.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £266 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £292 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £48.00 - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.44%
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
96 51 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 48.98% 46.36% 46.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 26 35
Median daily rate £450 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £297 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 10
Median hourly rate £43.75 £47.83 £18.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +164.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.84 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 28 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 August 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%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) LAN
4 10 (47.62%) WAN
5 9 (42.86%) VMware
5 9 (42.86%) DNS
6 8 (38.10%) DHCP
6 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 8 (38.10%) ITIL
6 8 (38.10%) Windows
6 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
6 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
6 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (33.33%) F5
7 7 (33.33%) CCNA
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 6 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
8 6 (28.57%) VoIP
8 6 (28.57%) Intel Security
8 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
9 5 (23.81%) WSUS
9 5 (23.81%) Backup Exec
9 5 (23.81%) JSP 440
9 5 (23.81%) WhatsUp Gold
9 5 (23.81%) Acronis
9 5 (23.81%) SCCM
9 5 (23.81%) SCOM
9 5 (23.81%) Symantec
9 5 (23.81%) Norton AntiVirus

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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (9.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) LAN
3 10 (47.62%) WAN
4 9 (42.86%) DNS
5 8 (38.10%) DHCP
6 6 (28.57%) VoIP
7 5 (23.81%) SNMP
7 5 (23.81%) Wireless
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (14.29%) BGP
9 3 (14.29%) Network Security
9 3 (14.29%) OSPF
9 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 3 (14.29%) VPN
10 2 (9.52%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (9.52%) Cisco Wireless
10 2 (9.52%) VLAN
11 1 (4.76%) HSRP
11 1 (4.76%) L2TP
11 1 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) Electronics
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Network Integration Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Facilities Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support
5 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (23.81%) Security Patching
4 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
4 4 (19.05%) Service Management
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (14.29%) ITSM
6 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.76%) BCP
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.76%) Time Management
7 1 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (14.29%) CCNP
5 3 (14.29%) MCITP
6 2 (9.52%) CCDP
6 2 (9.52%) CCSA
6 2 (9.52%) CCSE
6 2 (9.52%) ISEB
6 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
6 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (9.52%) MCSE
7 1 (4.76%) CCA
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (4.76%) Degree
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Backup Exec
1 5 (23.81%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
1 5 (23.81%) SCOM
1 5 (23.81%) WhatsUp Gold
1 5 (23.81%) WSUS
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) F5
4 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 6 (28.57%) Intel Security
5 5 (23.81%) Acronis
5 5 (23.81%) Symantec
6 4 (19.05%) Juniper
7 3 (14.29%) HP
7 3 (14.29%) SAP
8 2 (9.52%) BMC
8 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
8 2 (9.52%) Remedy
9 1 (4.76%) Brocade
9 1 (4.76%) Citrix
9 1 (4.76%) Meraki
9 1 (4.76%) Veeam