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 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 20 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 11 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.85% 7.32% 5.00%
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% 15.38% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £438 £251 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.12% -42.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £35.50 - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -20.00%
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
110 39 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 58.51% 47.56% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 26 34
Median daily rate £464 £338 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.48% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £177 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 3 14
Median hourly rate £35.75 £14.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+155.35% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £14.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £34.92 £29.60
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 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
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 27 July 2016.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) WAN
3 9 (50.00%) LAN
3 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) ITIL
5 7 (38.89%) DNS
5 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
6 6 (33.33%) DHCP
6 6 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (33.33%) Intel Security
6 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 6 (33.33%) F5
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 6 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (27.78%) WSUS
7 5 (27.78%) SCCM
7 5 (27.78%) SCOM
7 5 (27.78%) JSP 440
7 5 (27.78%) Security Patching
7 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
7 5 (27.78%) Acronis
7 5 (27.78%) WhatsUp Gold
7 5 (27.78%) Symantec
7 5 (27.78%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec

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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) LAN
2 9 (50.00%) WAN
3 7 (38.89%) DNS
4 6 (33.33%) DHCP
5 5 (27.78%) SNMP
5 5 (27.78%) VoIP
5 5 (27.78%) Wireless
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (16.67%) BGP
7 3 (16.67%) OSPF
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (11.11%) Network Security
8 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 2 (11.11%) VLAN
8 2 (11.11%) VPN
9 1 (5.56%) HSRP
9 1 (5.56%) RIP
9 1 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Electronics
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Network Integration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Facilities Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (27.78%) Security Patching
4 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (11.11%) ITSM
6 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.56%) Network Design
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) CCNA
4 3 (16.67%) CCNP
4 3 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (11.11%) CCDP
5 2 (11.11%) CCSA
5 2 (11.11%) CCSE
5 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
5 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (11.11%) MCITP
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
1 5 (27.78%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
1 5 (27.78%) SCOM
1 5 (27.78%) WhatsUp Gold
1 5 (27.78%) WSUS
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 6 (33.33%) F5
3 6 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 5 (27.78%) Acronis
4 5 (27.78%) Symantec
5 4 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) Juniper
6 3 (16.67%) BMC
6 3 (16.67%) SAP
7 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
7 2 (11.11%) Remedy
8 1 (5.56%) Brocade
8 1 (5.56%) Citrix
8 1 (5.56%) EMC
8 1 (5.56%) NetApp