The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 18 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 9 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.73% 11.02% 8.42%
As % of the Vendors category 10.11% 20.47% 21.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 9
Median daily rate £350 £331 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £208 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £465 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.44%
Cisco
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
89 127 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 56.69% 53.81% 39.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 81 51
Median daily rate £355 £356 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.35% -3.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 9
Median hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -21.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Slough region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

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

1 12 (44.44%) VMware
2 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
4 7 (25.93%) Data ONTAP
4 7 (25.93%) Windows
4 7 (25.93%) NetApp
4 7 (25.93%) Firewall
4 7 (25.93%) FlexPod
5 6 (22.22%) vSphere
5 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 5 (18.52%) Wireless
6 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
6 5 (18.52%) CCNP
6 5 (18.52%) VPN
7 4 (14.81%) WAN
7 4 (14.81%) CCNA
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL
7 4 (14.81%) LAN
7 4 (14.81%) VoIP
7 4 (14.81%) F5
7 4 (14.81%) Network Security
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
8 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
8 3 (11.11%) VLAN
8 3 (11.11%) Degree

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Adobe Captivate
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (25.93%) Firewall
3 5 (18.52%) VPN
3 5 (18.52%) Wireless
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (14.81%) LAN
4 4 (14.81%) Network Security
4 4 (14.81%) VoIP
4 4 (14.81%) WAN
5 3 (11.11%) BGP
5 3 (11.11%) DHCP
5 3 (11.11%) DNS
5 3 (11.11%) MPLS
5 3 (11.11%) SNMP
5 3 (11.11%) VLAN
6 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
6 2 (7.41%) FCoE
6 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (7.41%) SAN
6 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Designer
4 4 (14.81%) NetApp Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Support
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (11.11%) Network Support
5 3 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (11.11%) Telecoms Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) FlexPod Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) VMware Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Exchange Support
7 1 (3.70%) Senior VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.93%) FlexPod
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (7.41%) e-Health
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.70%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Data ONTAP
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.11%) Solaris
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
6 1 (3.70%) FreeBSD
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) CRM
2 3 (11.11%) SOA
2 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) Data Management
4 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.70%) Network Design
4 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.70%) Presales
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Java
1 1 (3.70%) Perl
1 1 (3.70%) PHP
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) CCNP
3 4 (14.81%) CCNA
4 3 (11.11%) CCDA
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (11.11%) NCDA
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.70%) CCIE
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) HIPAA
2 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) vSphere
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) NFS
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) VMware
2 7 (25.93%) NetApp
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
4 4 (14.81%) F5
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (7.41%) Adobe
6 2 (7.41%) CA
6 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
6 2 (7.41%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) Polycom