The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 16 53 47
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -6
Contract jobs citing Cisco 40 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.33% 3.56% 2.10%
As % of the Vendors category 19.42% 7.74% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 18 8
Median daily rate £350 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £203 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £21.51 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+15.04% +0.05%
Cisco
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
206 323 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 37.73% 46.01% 32.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 238 129
Median daily rate £400 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.93 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.39% -0.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £10.75 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £21.00 £89.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Cardiff +20 14 £300 +36.36% 2
Bridgend - 9 £425 - 2
Newport +9 6 £288 -39.47% 2
Neath Port Talbot - 1 - - 2
Cisco
Wales

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 46 (66.67%) Firewall
1 46 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 46 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 29 (42.03%) LAN
3 27 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (36.23%) CheckPoint
5 23 (33.33%) CCNP
6 19 (27.54%) Windows
7 17 (24.64%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (23.19%) Intel Security
8 16 (23.19%) WAN
9 14 (20.29%) Fortinet
10 13 (18.84%) Windows Server
10 13 (18.84%) F5
10 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
10 13 (18.84%) CCNA
10 13 (18.84%) Juniper
11 10 (14.49%) Change Control
12 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
12 9 (13.04%) Linux
12 9 (13.04%) ITIL
13 8 (11.59%) Red Hat
13 8 (11.59%) VMware
13 8 (11.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (10.14%) Finance
14 7 (10.14%) Cisco Prime
15 6 (8.70%) VPN
15 6 (8.70%) Wireless
15 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (8.70%) Telecoms

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (1.45%) Apache
1 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.45%) IIS
1 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.35%) MS Office
2 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) assyst
1 2 (2.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (66.67%) Firewall
2 29 (42.03%) LAN
3 17 (24.64%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (23.19%) WAN
5 6 (8.70%) NetScaler
5 6 (8.70%) VPN
5 6 (8.70%) Wireless
6 5 (7.25%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (7.25%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (7.25%) DNS
6 5 (7.25%) TACACS
6 5 (7.25%) VLAN
7 4 (5.80%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (5.80%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (5.80%) DHCP
7 4 (5.80%) Network Security
8 3 (4.35%) Internet
8 3 (4.35%) OSPF
8 3 (4.35%) VoIP
8 3 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) MySQL
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
1 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.45%) JUnit
1 1 (1.45%) Maven
1 1 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.45%) StarTeam
1 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (65.22%) Network Engineer
2 28 (40.58%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 22 (31.88%) Cisco Engineer
4 18 (26.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Juniper Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.25%) Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) LAN Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Network Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.80%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Voice Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Rollout Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Cisco Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) Network Architect
9 2 (2.90%) NOC Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) Java EE
1 1 (1.45%) LAMP
1 1 (1.45%) SAML
1 1 (1.45%) Web Services
1 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.25%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) PKI
4 1 (1.45%) CESG
4 1 (1.45%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) Windows Server
3 9 (13.04%) Linux
4 8 (11.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (7.25%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.49%) Change Control
2 9 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 2 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (2.90%) ITSM
4 2 (2.90%) Line Management
4 2 (2.90%) Scrum
4 2 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.45%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (1.45%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.45%) Information Security
5 1 (1.45%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.45%) Migration
5 1 (1.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (1.45%) Network Architecture
5 1 (1.45%) Network Design
5 1 (1.45%) Security Hardening
5 1 (1.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.45%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (1.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) C
2 1 (1.45%) Java
2 1 (1.45%) Perl
2 1 (1.45%) PHP
2 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.45%) Python
2 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 46 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 27 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (33.33%) CCNP
4 13 (18.84%) CCNA
5 2 (2.90%) CCDP
5 2 (2.90%) CCENT
5 2 (2.90%) CCIE
5 2 (2.90%) CCVP
5 2 (2.90%) JNCIA
5 2 (2.90%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.45%) CCIP
6 1 (1.45%) HNC
6 1 (1.45%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.45%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.45%) MCITP
6 1 (1.45%) MCSE
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.80%) ProxySG
2 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.35%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.90%) BitLocker
4 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.90%) XenApp
5 1 (1.45%) NFS
5 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.90%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (2.90%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (2.90%) SCCM
2 2 (2.90%) SCOM
2 2 (2.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (2.90%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.45%) Ansible
3 1 (1.45%) Nessus
3 1 (1.45%) Netcool
3 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.45%) yum
Vendors
1 25 (36.23%) CheckPoint
2 16 (23.19%) Intel Security
3 14 (20.29%) Fortinet
4 13 (18.84%) F5
4 13 (18.84%) Juniper
4 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
5 8 (11.59%) Red Hat
5 8 (11.59%) VMware
6 6 (8.70%) Blue Coat
7 5 (7.25%) Avaya
8 4 (5.80%) CA
9 3 (4.35%) Citrix
10 2 (2.90%) BMC
10 2 (2.90%) LogRhythm
10 2 (2.90%) Lumension
10 2 (2.90%) Nortel
10 2 (2.90%) Polycom
10 2 (2.90%) Remedy
10 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.90%) Symantec
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