The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 30 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 538 428 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.99% 4.61% 5.29%
As % of the Vendors category 12.32% 9.71% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 217 241
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £224 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 24
Median hourly rate £32.50 £19.75 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.55% +17.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.17 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+28.20% +8.33%
Cisco
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4367 4407 4234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.65% 47.44% 47.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2557 2417 2096
Median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 228 232
Median hourly rate £19.61 £19.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.56% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.17 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Cisco
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +6 191 £380 -4.40% 28
Hampshire +20 178 £375 -3.22% 34
Surrey +5 71 £385 -3.75% 31
Buckinghamshire +8 44 £425 +6.25% 5
West Sussex -7 19 £425 +25.92% 5
Oxfordshire +1 18 £319 -15.00% 4
Kent +5 11 £226 -49.72% 5
East Sussex +9 3 £419 +67.50% 2
Middlesex -12 1 £325 +23.80% 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 477 (43.01%) Firewall
2 435 (39.22%) Cisco Certification
3 298 (26.87%) Security Cleared
4 277 (24.98%) WAN
5 274 (24.71%) LAN
6 270 (24.35%) CCNP
7 269 (24.26%) VMware
8 261 (23.53%) CheckPoint
9 254 (22.90%) Juniper
10 231 (20.83%) Data Centre
11 227 (20.47%) Windows
12 221 (19.93%) SC Cleared
13 220 (19.84%) Cisco ASA
14 211 (19.03%) ITIL
15 205 (18.49%) CCNA
16 196 (17.67%) Linux
17 190 (17.13%) Microsoft
18 182 (16.41%) Cisco Nexus
19 176 (15.87%) MPLS
20 175 (15.78%) Network Security
21 151 (13.62%) VPN
21 151 (13.62%) Wireless
22 143 (12.89%) VMware Infrastructure
23 140 (12.62%) BGP
24 134 (12.08%) F5
25 132 (11.90%) Telecoms
26 131 (11.81%) TCP/IP
27 128 (11.54%) Active Directory
28 122 (11.00%) Finance
29 114 (10.28%) DNS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 45 (4.06%) MS Exchange
2 22 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 15 (1.35%) Skype for Business
4 14 (1.26%) IIS
5 13 (1.17%) OpenStack
6 12 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (0.54%) Apache
7 6 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.27%) CMS
9 3 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.090%) JBoss
11 1 (0.090%) SAS
11 1 (0.090%) Tomcat
Applications
1 76 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.25%) MS Office
3 14 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.72%) ProjectWise
5 6 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.27%) MS Project
7 1 (0.090%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.18%) assyst
4 1 (0.090%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.090%) Primavera
4 1 (0.090%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.53%) IaaS
3 16 (1.44%) PaaS
4 15 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (1.17%) Office 365
6 9 (0.81%) SaaS
7 5 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.18%) Yammer
10 1 (0.090%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.090%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 477 (43.01%) Firewall
2 277 (24.98%) WAN
3 274 (24.71%) LAN
4 220 (19.84%) Cisco ASA
5 182 (16.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 176 (15.87%) MPLS
7 175 (15.78%) Network Security
8 151 (13.62%) VPN
8 151 (13.62%) Wireless
9 140 (12.62%) BGP
10 131 (11.81%) TCP/IP
11 114 (10.28%) DNS
12 111 (10.01%) VoIP
13 99 (8.93%) OSPF
14 77 (6.94%) SSL
15 76 (6.85%) SAN
16 74 (6.67%) DHCP
17 73 (6.58%) Internet
18 65 (5.86%) IPsec
19 58 (5.23%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (3.25%) SQL Server
2 20 (1.80%) DB2
3 14 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (0.81%) MySQL
5 6 (0.54%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.27%) Big Data
8 2 (0.18%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.18%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.090%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.090%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.090%) QlikView
9 1 (0.090%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
2 13 (1.17%) StarTeam
3 11 (0.99%) Rational DOORS
4 10 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.36%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.27%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.27%) Subversion
7 2 (0.18%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.18%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.18%) JIRA
7 2 (0.18%) JUnit
7 2 (0.18%) Maven
8 1 (0.090%) git-flow
8 1 (0.090%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.090%) Visual Studio
General
1 132 (11.90%) Telecoms
2 122 (11.00%) Finance
3 17 (1.53%) Billing
4 14 (1.26%) Military
5 10 (0.90%) Back Office
6 9 (0.81%) Retail
7 7 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.54%) Banking
8 6 (0.54%) Legal
9 5 (0.45%) Electronics
9 5 (0.45%) Marketing
10 3 (0.27%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.18%) Advertising
11 2 (0.18%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.090%) Automotive
12 1 (0.090%) French Language
12 1 (0.090%) Front Office
12 1 (0.090%) German Language
12 1 (0.090%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.090%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 374 (33.72%) Network Engineer
2 153 (13.80%) Architect
3 141 (12.71%) Cisco Engineer
4 110 (9.92%) Support Engineer
5 100 (9.02%) Analyst
6 94 (8.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 69 (6.22%) Network Architect
8 66 (5.95%) Security Engineer
9 60 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
10 58 (5.23%) Consultant
11 57 (5.14%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 51 (4.60%) Firewall Engineer
13 48 (4.33%) Network Analyst
14 47 (4.24%) Network Support
15 44 (3.97%) Network Security Engineer
16 40 (3.61%) Network Support Engineer
17 38 (3.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 35 (3.16%) Project Manager
19 34 (3.07%) Designer
19 34 (3.07%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.44%) 802.1X
2 9 (0.81%) HTML
2 9 (0.81%) Middleware
3 8 (0.72%) .NET
3 8 (0.72%) ASP.NET
4 5 (0.45%) Web Services
5 4 (0.36%) XMPP
6 3 (0.27%) CSS
6 3 (0.27%) LAMP
6 3 (0.27%) MSMQ
6 3 (0.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (0.18%) CGI
7 2 (0.18%) Java EE
7 2 (0.18%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (0.18%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.18%) SAML
7 2 (0.18%) VXML
7 2 (0.18%) XML
8 1 (0.090%) MAPI
8 1 (0.090%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 231 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 35 (3.16%) FlexPod
2 35 (3.16%) Management Information System
3 27 (2.43%) Driving Licence
4 25 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (2.25%) iSeries
5 23 (2.07%) Computer Science
6 20 (1.80%) AS400
7 19 (1.71%) EMC VNX
8 17 (1.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 17 (1.53%) PKI
9 16 (1.44%) Replication
9 16 (1.44%) RSA SecurID
10 14 (1.26%) Clustering
10 14 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
11 13 (1.17%) Client/Server
11 13 (1.17%) Mathematics
12 11 (0.99%) e-Health
13 9 (0.81%) Cryptography
13 9 (0.81%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 227 (20.47%) Windows
2 196 (17.67%) Linux
3 104 (9.38%) Windows Server
4 77 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (4.15%) Unix
6 44 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (2.71%) Data ONTAP
10 22 (1.98%) Windows 7
11 20 (1.80%) CentOS
12 16 (1.44%) AIX
13 12 (1.08%) Solaris
14 8 (0.72%) Windows 10
15 7 (0.63%) VMS
15 7 (0.63%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.45%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.45%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.27%) CatOS
18 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (19.03%) ITIL
2 94 (8.48%) Network Design
3 92 (8.30%) Migration
4 78 (7.03%) Change Management
5 66 (5.95%) Service Management
6 62 (5.59%) Load Balancing
7 60 (5.41%) Project Management
8 57 (5.14%) Configuration Management
9 49 (4.42%) Information Security
10 40 (3.61%) Service Delivery
11 39 (3.52%) Network Management
12 38 (3.43%) Network Architecture
13 35 (3.16%) Incident Management
14 33 (2.98%) High Availability
14 33 (2.98%) PRINCE2
15 28 (2.52%) Capacity Management
15 28 (2.52%) Disaster Recovery
16 27 (2.43%) ITSM
17 25 (2.25%) Change Control
17 25 (2.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 62 (5.59%) SQL
2 48 (4.33%) PowerShell
3 28 (2.52%) Python
4 23 (2.07%) C
5 21 (1.89%) Perl
6 19 (1.71%) VBScript
7 14 (1.26%) VB
8 10 (0.90%) Ruby
9 9 (0.81%) JavaScript
9 9 (0.81%) Tcl
10 6 (0.54%) Java
11 4 (0.36%) PHP
12 3 (0.27%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.18%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.18%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.090%) C#
14 1 (0.090%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 435 (39.22%) Cisco Certification
2 298 (26.87%) Security Cleared
3 270 (24.35%) CCNP
4 221 (19.93%) SC Cleared
5 205 (18.49%) CCNA
6 73 (6.58%) CCIE
6 73 (6.58%) Degree
7 70 (6.31%) DV Cleared
8 49 (4.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 44 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 39 (3.52%) CCSE
11 29 (2.61%) CISSP
12 23 (2.07%) CCSA
13 19 (1.71%) CCDP
14 17 (1.53%) MCSE
15 16 (1.44%) MCITP
15 16 (1.44%) NCDA
16 15 (1.35%) CISM
16 15 (1.35%) MCSA
17 14 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.50%) SLA
2 42 (3.79%) PCI DSS
3 27 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (1.71%) QA
5 15 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (1.17%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.81%) ISO27005
8 7 (0.63%) JSP 440
9 6 (0.54%) ISAE 3402
10 5 (0.45%) HIPAA
11 4 (0.36%) COBIT
11 4 (0.36%) COSO
11 4 (0.36%) PMBOK
11 4 (0.36%) SAS 70
12 2 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (0.18%) GLP
12 2 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.090%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.090%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 143 (12.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 128 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 76 (6.85%) vSphere
4 34 (3.07%) Hyper-V
5 27 (2.43%) VMware ESX
6 20 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (1.62%) XenApp
8 13 (1.17%) ProxySG
8 13 (1.17%) Virtual Servers
9 11 (0.99%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.81%) vCloud
10 9 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
12 6 (0.54%) ISA Server
12 6 (0.54%) NFS
13 5 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
13 5 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.18%) Docker
14 2 (0.18%) iptables
15 1 (0.090%) KVM
Systems Management
1 41 (3.70%) FortiGate
2 33 (2.98%) Puppet
3 31 (2.80%) SCCM
4 30 (2.71%) Cisco UCCE
5 29 (2.61%) Tivoli
6 22 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (1.89%) Cisco Prime
8 20 (1.80%) Cisco CUCM
8 20 (1.80%) SCOM
9 19 (1.71%) Nagios
10 17 (1.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 15 (1.35%) WSUS
12 14 (1.26%) Backup Exec
12 14 (1.26%) Cisco UCCX
12 14 (1.26%) SolarWinds Orion
13 10 (0.90%) WhatsUp Gold
14 9 (0.81%) SCVMM
15 8 (0.72%) EMC NetWorker
15 8 (0.72%) OPNET
15 8 (0.72%) vRealize
Vendors
1 269 (24.26%) VMware
2 261 (23.53%) CheckPoint
3 254 (22.90%) Juniper
4 190 (17.13%) Microsoft
5 134 (12.08%) F5
6 108 (9.74%) HP
7 96 (8.66%) Palo Alto
8 85 (7.66%) EMC
9 84 (7.57%) Citrix
10 81 (7.30%) SolarWinds
11 75 (6.76%) Blue Coat
12 72 (6.49%) NetApp
13 66 (5.95%) IBM
14 57 (5.14%) Red Hat
15 47 (4.24%) Oracle
16 35 (3.16%) Fortinet
16 35 (3.16%) Intel Security
17 31 (2.80%) Riverbed
18 28 (2.52%) Aruba
19 27 (2.43%) Remedy
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