The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 46 45 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing Cisco 109 125 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.02% 3.92% 4.76%
As % of the Vendors category 9.40% 9.51% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 66 97
Median daily rate £306 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £205 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £419 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +82.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £38.60 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.87 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1159 1314 1401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.77% 41.18% 41.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 741 840 884
Median daily rate £350 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £201 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £498 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 61 125
Median hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +54.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £43.50 £44.50
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 the South West

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Cisco
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 4 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
Wiltshire -4 40 £300 -7.69% 3
Bristol +11 21 £343 -1.43% 12
Gloucestershire -13 15 £275 - 3
Devon +9 10 £180 -52.94% 2
Dorset -4 9 £413 +10.00% 2
Somerset +28 6 £325 - 3
Cornwall -2 5 £350 -12.50%
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 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 West region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 110 (42.97%) Firewall
2 102 (39.84%) Cisco Certification
3 96 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 92 (35.94%) Windows
5 78 (30.47%) CCNA
6 72 (28.13%) VMware
7 69 (26.95%) WAN
8 63 (24.61%) LAN
8 63 (24.61%) SC Cleared
9 56 (21.88%) Windows Server
9 56 (21.88%) Juniper
10 53 (20.70%) CheckPoint
10 53 (20.70%) VPN
11 51 (19.92%) ITIL
12 48 (18.75%) Data Centre
13 44 (17.19%) CCNP
14 43 (16.80%) Active Directory
14 43 (16.80%) Microsoft
15 42 (16.41%) Cisco ASA
16 40 (15.63%) DNS
16 40 (15.63%) DHCP
17 37 (14.45%) Cisco Nexus
18 36 (14.06%) DV Cleared
19 35 (13.67%) VMware Infrastructure
20 33 (12.89%) Linux
21 30 (11.72%) Wireless
22 28 (10.94%) Migration
23 26 (10.16%) HP
23 26 (10.16%) VLAN
24 25 (9.77%) Network Security

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 15 (5.86%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (3.13%) Skype for Business
3 6 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.56%) Apache
4 4 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.56%) Mule
4 4 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.39%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (6.64%) MS Office
2 14 (5.47%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.91%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.39%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.52%) Office 365
3 8 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.17%) IBM PureFlex
4 3 (1.17%) SaaS
5 2 (0.78%) IaaS
6 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 110 (42.97%) Firewall
2 69 (26.95%) WAN
3 63 (24.61%) LAN
4 53 (20.70%) VPN
5 42 (16.41%) Cisco ASA
6 40 (15.63%) DHCP
6 40 (15.63%) DNS
7 37 (14.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 30 (11.72%) Wireless
9 26 (10.16%) VLAN
10 25 (9.77%) Network Security
11 23 (8.98%) MPLS
11 23 (8.98%) OSPF
11 23 (8.98%) TCP/IP
11 23 (8.98%) VoIP
12 22 (8.59%) BGP
13 20 (7.81%) Internet
14 19 (7.42%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (5.08%) SAN
16 12 (4.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.39%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (5.08%) Banking
2 12 (4.69%) Finance
3 6 (2.34%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.95%) Back Office
5 4 (1.56%) Games
5 4 (1.56%) Military
6 2 (0.78%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.39%) Billing
7 1 (0.39%) Local Government
7 1 (0.39%) Retail
7 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (28.91%) Network Engineer
2 36 (14.06%) Support Engineer
3 29 (11.33%) Analyst
4 25 (9.77%) Cisco Engineer
5 21 (8.20%) Architect
6 20 (7.81%) Network Support
7 18 (7.03%) Network Support Engineer
8 14 (5.47%) Network Analyst
9 11 (4.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 11 (4.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 10 (3.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (3.91%) NOC Engineer
10 10 (3.91%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 9 (3.52%) Consultant
11 9 (3.52%) Data Centre Engineer
11 9 (3.52%) Senior Network Engineer
12 8 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
12 8 (3.13%) Cisco Analyst
12 8 (3.13%) Cisco Network Analyst
12 8 (3.13%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.95%) .NET
1 5 (1.95%) XMPP
2 3 (1.17%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.78%) CSS
4 1 (0.39%) HTML
4 1 (0.39%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.91%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.13%) Clustering
5 7 (2.73%) CESG
5 7 (2.73%) VCE vBlock
6 6 (2.34%) Fat Client
6 6 (2.34%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.95%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (1.95%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.56%) EMC VNX
8 4 (1.56%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.17%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.17%) iPad
9 3 (1.17%) Replication
9 3 (1.17%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.78%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.39%) PKI
11 1 (0.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 92 (35.94%) Windows
2 56 (21.88%) Windows Server
3 33 (12.89%) Linux
4 22 (8.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (8.20%) Windows 7
6 19 (7.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (7.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (5.86%) Unix
9 6 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.95%) Solaris
10 5 (1.95%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.56%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.56%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.56%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.17%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.17%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.17%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (19.92%) ITIL
2 28 (10.94%) Migration
3 25 (9.77%) PRINCE2
4 16 (6.25%) Project Management
5 15 (5.86%) Service Delivery
5 15 (5.86%) Service Management
6 11 (4.30%) Network Design
7 10 (3.91%) Change Management
7 10 (3.91%) Six Sigma
8 9 (3.52%) Configuration Management
8 9 (3.52%) Information Security
9 8 (3.13%) DevOps
9 8 (3.13%) Network Management
9 8 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (3.13%) SIEM
10 7 (2.73%) Load Balancing
10 7 (2.73%) Security Architecture
10 7 (2.73%) Time Management
11 6 (2.34%) Presales
11 6 (2.34%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.30%) C
2 10 (3.91%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.95%) Java
3 5 (1.95%) Python
3 5 (1.95%) SQL
4 4 (1.56%) AWK
5 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 102 (39.84%) Cisco Certification
2 96 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 78 (30.47%) CCNA
4 63 (24.61%) SC Cleared
5 44 (17.19%) CCNP
6 36 (14.06%) DV Cleared
7 10 (3.91%) HNC
8 8 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (2.73%) CISSP
10 5 (1.95%) CCIE
10 5 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.95%) MCSA
10 5 (1.95%) MCSE
11 4 (1.56%) Degree
11 4 (1.56%) ISEB
11 4 (1.56%) JNCIP
12 3 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (1.17%) CCDP
12 3 (1.17%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.98%) SLA
2 4 (1.56%) JSP 440
2 4 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 43 (16.80%) Active Directory
2 35 (13.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (7.81%) vSphere
4 9 (3.52%) VMware ESX
4 9 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (3.13%) XenApp
6 6 (2.34%) Firmware
7 5 (1.95%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.95%) Snort
7 5 (1.95%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (1.17%) BitLocker
9 3 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.17%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.78%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (5.08%) Cisco Prime
1 13 (5.08%) SCCM
2 8 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (3.13%) Puppet
3 6 (2.34%) vRealize
4 5 (1.95%) Nessus
4 5 (1.95%) QRadar
4 5 (1.95%) WSUS
5 4 (1.56%) Ansible
5 4 (1.56%) Endace
5 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (1.56%) Nagios
5 4 (1.56%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.56%) Zenoss
6 3 (1.17%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (1.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.39%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 72 (28.13%) VMware
2 56 (21.88%) Juniper
3 53 (20.70%) CheckPoint
4 43 (16.80%) Microsoft
5 26 (10.16%) HP
6 18 (7.03%) Palo Alto
7 17 (6.64%) Citrix
7 17 (6.64%) F5
8 12 (4.69%) Dell
8 12 (4.69%) Intel Security
9 10 (3.91%) EMC
9 10 (3.91%) Red Hat
10 9 (3.52%) Brocade
10 9 (3.52%) IBM
11 8 (3.13%) Symantec
12 7 (2.73%) CA
12 7 (2.73%) Fortinet
12 7 (2.73%) SonicWALL
12 7 (2.73%) WatchGuard
13 5 (1.95%) Aruba
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