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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 21 31 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Contract jobs citing Cisco 50 41 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.92% 6.91% 3.61%
As % of the Vendors category 18.66% 15.41% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 34 15
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £218 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £443 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
+6.71% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
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
268 266 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 42.47% 44.86% 36.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 203 140
Median daily rate £413 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.32% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.38 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.25% +49.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.68 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £29.65 £26.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +12 15 £325 +8.33% 3
Bridgend 0 10 £425 -10.52%
Newport -1 9 £213 -24.77%
Neath Port Talbot - 4 £313 -
Caerphilly 0 1 £150 -50.00%
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Wales

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 57 (77.03%) Firewall
2 46 (62.16%) SC Cleared
2 46 (62.16%) Security Cleared
3 39 (52.70%) LAN
4 35 (47.30%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (37.84%) CCNP
6 24 (32.43%) CheckPoint
7 23 (31.08%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (29.73%) Intel Security
9 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
9 20 (27.03%) WAN
9 20 (27.03%) Windows
10 19 (25.68%) Fortinet
11 17 (22.97%) CCNA
12 14 (18.92%) ITIL
12 14 (18.92%) Change Control
12 14 (18.92%) Windows Server
13 13 (17.57%) F5
13 13 (17.57%) Active Directory
14 9 (12.16%) Juniper
14 9 (12.16%) VMware
15 8 (10.81%) Wireless
16 7 (9.46%) Cisco IPT
17 6 (8.11%) Process Improvement
17 6 (8.11%) Windows 7
17 6 (8.11%) Data Centre
17 6 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
17 6 (8.11%) Finance
17 6 (8.11%) Linux
17 6 (8.11%) MS Office

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 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.35%) IIS
2 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Office
2 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 57 (77.03%) Firewall
2 39 (52.70%) LAN
3 23 (31.08%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (27.03%) WAN
5 8 (10.81%) Wireless
6 7 (9.46%) Cisco IPT
7 6 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (6.76%) NetScaler
8 5 (6.76%) VPN
9 4 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (5.41%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (5.41%) iSCSI
9 4 (5.41%) Network Security
9 4 (5.41%) SAN
9 4 (5.41%) TACACS
10 3 (4.05%) DNS
10 3 (4.05%) Internet
10 3 (4.05%) IP Telephony
10 3 (4.05%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.35%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (8.11%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (64.86%) Network Engineer
2 28 (37.84%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 23 (31.08%) Cisco Engineer
4 20 (27.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Juniper Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Network Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.41%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) LAN Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Security Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Voice Engineer
10 2 (2.70%) Cisco Consultant
10 2 (2.70%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.05%) PKI
4 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) CESG
4 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.03%) Windows
2 14 (18.92%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.11%) Linux
3 6 (8.11%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.05%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.92%) Change Control
1 14 (18.92%) ITIL
2 6 (8.11%) Process Improvement
3 3 (4.05%) Business Development
3 3 (4.05%) Configuration Management
3 3 (4.05%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (4.05%) Incident Management
3 3 (4.05%) Information Security
3 3 (4.05%) Line Management
3 3 (4.05%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (4.05%) Project Governance
3 3 (4.05%) SIEM
3 3 (4.05%) Software Licensing
3 3 (4.05%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 3 (4.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (2.70%) ITSM
4 2 (2.70%) Load Balancing
4 2 (2.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.76%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (62.16%) SC Cleared
1 46 (62.16%) Security Cleared
2 35 (47.30%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (37.84%) CCNP
4 17 (22.97%) CCNA
5 2 (2.70%) CCENT
5 2 (2.70%) HNC
5 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.35%) CCDP
6 1 (1.35%) CCIP
6 1 (1.35%) CISSP
6 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.35%) MCITP
6 1 (1.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (17.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.70%) BitLocker
3 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.70%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.70%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.70%) XenApp
4 1 (1.35%) NFS
4 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Backup Exec
1 5 (6.76%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (5.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (4.05%) Nessus
3 3 (4.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.70%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.70%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.70%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.35%) Netcool
5 1 (1.35%) SCCM
5 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) CheckPoint
2 22 (29.73%) Intel Security
3 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
4 19 (25.68%) Fortinet
5 13 (17.57%) F5
6 9 (12.16%) Juniper
6 9 (12.16%) VMware
7 5 (6.76%) Avaya
7 5 (6.76%) Blue Coat
7 5 (6.76%) HP
7 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.41%) Citrix
8 4 (5.41%) Symantec
9 3 (4.05%) Genesys
9 3 (4.05%) NICE Systems
9 3 (4.05%) ScanSafe
9 3 (4.05%) Sourcefire
9 3 (4.05%) Splunk
10 2 (2.70%) LogRhythm
10 2 (2.70%) Palo Alto
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