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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 7 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 18 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 10.71% 5.38% 5.37%
As % of the Vendors category 16.82% 10.69% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 4
Median daily rate £365 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £175 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £460 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.88 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +36.36%
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
107 131 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 63.69% 50.38% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 71 64
Median daily rate £365 £338 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £137 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 17 (54.84%) VMware
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
3 13 (41.94%) Linux
3 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (41.94%) Data Centre
4 12 (38.71%) NetApp
5 11 (35.48%) vSphere
6 9 (29.03%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (29.03%) Firewall
7 8 (25.81%) Data ONTAP
7 8 (25.81%) FlexPod
8 7 (22.58%) Wireless
8 7 (22.58%) ITIL
8 7 (22.58%) WAN
8 7 (22.58%) DHCP
8 7 (22.58%) DNS
8 7 (22.58%) CCNP
9 6 (19.35%) CCNA
9 6 (19.35%) SLA
9 6 (19.35%) IBM
9 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
9 6 (19.35%) LAN
9 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
9 6 (19.35%) NCDA
10 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (16.13%) Network Security
10 5 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
10 5 (16.13%) Active Directory

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 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Cisco Nexus
1 9 (29.03%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) DHCP
2 7 (22.58%) DNS
2 7 (22.58%) WAN
2 7 (22.58%) Wireless
3 6 (19.35%) LAN
4 5 (16.13%) Network Security
4 5 (16.13%) VPN
5 4 (12.90%) SNMP
5 4 (12.90%) VoIP
6 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
6 3 (9.68%) SAN
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.45%) FCoE
7 2 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (6.45%) WLAN
8 1 (3.23%) Broadband
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Billing
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Support Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Network Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) VMware Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) FlexPod Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Support
4 3 (9.68%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Support
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Designer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (6.45%) NetApp Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Data Centre
2 8 (25.81%) FlexPod
3 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
4 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (9.68%) Clustering
5 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
6 2 (6.45%) e-Health
7 1 (3.23%) EMC VNX
7 1 (3.23%) Replication
7 1 (3.23%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Linux
3 8 (25.81%) Data ONTAP
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
5 4 (12.90%) Unix
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.45%) AIX
8 1 (3.23%) CentOS
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
2 4 (12.90%) Service Management
3 3 (9.68%) Change Management
3 3 (9.68%) Coaching
3 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
4 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.23%) ITSM
5 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) SOA
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (22.58%) CCNP
3 6 (19.35%) CCNA
3 6 (19.35%) NCDA
4 5 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (12.90%) CCDA
5 4 (12.90%) Degree
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (6.45%) VCP5
6 2 (6.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.23%) CCIE
7 1 (3.23%) CCVP
7 1 (3.23%) CISA
7 1 (3.23%) CISSP
7 1 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (3.23%) MCSE
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.23%) NCIE
7 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.23%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
2 4 (12.90%) HIPAA
3 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) vSphere
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.68%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (9.68%) ISA Server
4 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
4 3 (9.68%) XenApp
4 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.23%) NFS
5 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) WSUS
2 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.45%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (6.45%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.23%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.23%) Nessus
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) VMware
2 12 (38.71%) NetApp
3 6 (19.35%) IBM
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix
5 4 (12.90%) F5
5 4 (12.90%) HP
6 3 (9.68%) Dell
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle
7 2 (6.45%) BMC
7 2 (6.45%) CA
7 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
7 2 (6.45%) Symantec
7 2 (6.45%) Veritas
8 1 (3.23%) Apple
8 1 (3.23%) Aruba
8 1 (3.23%) Avaya
8 1 (3.23%) Juniper
8 1 (3.23%) Remedy
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