The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 21 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing Cisco 38 28 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.52% 6.32% 1.47%
As % of the Vendors category 17.43% 12.23% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 1
Median daily rate £304 £275 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.45% -37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.88 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +36.36%
Cisco
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
218 229 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 43.17% 51.69% 44.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 143 98
Median daily rate £413 £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £180 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £450 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 16
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.25 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £25.00 £25.00
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 South Yorkshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Sheffield -8 30 £393 +42.72% 8
Doncaster +11 3 £275 -35.29%
Rotherham +2 1 - - 1
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 59 (63.44%) CheckPoint
2 47 (50.54%) F5
3 34 (36.56%) Firewall
4 33 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (35.48%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (31.18%) Blue Coat
6 28 (30.11%) Network Security
7 25 (26.88%) CCNA
8 21 (22.58%) CCNP
9 17 (18.28%) WAN
9 17 (18.28%) LAN
10 16 (17.20%) Check Point Certification
10 16 (17.20%) CCSA
11 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
11 13 (13.98%) Load Balancing
11 13 (13.98%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (12.90%) ITIL
12 12 (12.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 11 (11.83%) CCSE
13 11 (11.83%) Windows
14 9 (9.68%) VMware
14 9 (9.68%) Internet
14 9 (9.68%) SIEM
14 9 (9.68%) QRadar
15 8 (8.60%) Windows Server
15 8 (8.60%) SAN
15 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
16 7 (7.53%) SQL
16 7 (7.53%) Active Directory
16 7 (7.53%) Service Management

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 12 (12.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (3.23%) Apache
2 3 (3.23%) IIS
2 3 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Office 365
2 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (36.56%) Firewall
2 33 (35.48%) Cisco ASA
3 28 (30.11%) Network Security
4 17 (18.28%) LAN
4 17 (18.28%) WAN
5 13 (13.98%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (9.68%) Internet
7 8 (8.60%) SAN
8 5 (5.38%) DNS
8 5 (5.38%) TCP/IP
8 5 (5.38%) VoIP
8 5 (5.38%) Wireless
9 4 (4.30%) DHCP
9 4 (4.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (4.30%) IP Telephony
9 4 (4.30%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (3.23%) BGP
10 3 (3.23%) Ethernet
10 3 (3.23%) HTTP
10 3 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) Hadoop
1 3 (3.23%) HBase
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.08%) DB2
General
1 6 (6.45%) Banking
2 4 (4.30%) Finance
3 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (40.86%) Network Engineer
2 19 (20.43%) Cisco Engineer
2 19 (20.43%) Security Engineer
3 17 (18.28%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (12.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (10.75%) Network Specialist
6 9 (9.68%) Blue Coat Specialist
7 7 (7.53%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Architect
8 5 (5.38%) Firewall Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Tester
9 4 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.30%) Blue Coat Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Cisco Specialist
9 4 (4.30%) Firewall Specialist
9 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.23%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) HTML
1 3 (3.23%) Middleware
1 3 (3.23%) Rendezvous
1 3 (3.23%) XML
1 3 (3.23%) XSLT
2 2 (2.15%) Web Services
3 1 (1.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.15%) Statistics
4 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.08%) CESG
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.08%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Windows
2 8 (8.60%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.38%) Linux
4 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.23%) Solaris
6 2 (2.15%) Unix
7 1 (1.08%) AIX
7 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.08%) SUSE
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.98%) Load Balancing
2 12 (12.90%) ITIL
3 9 (9.68%) SIEM
4 7 (7.53%) Functional Testing
4 7 (7.53%) Service Management
5 5 (5.38%) Workflow
6 4 (4.30%) Change Control
6 4 (4.30%) Network Design
7 3 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.23%) Benchmarking
7 3 (3.23%) Data Protection
7 3 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.23%) Web Filtering
8 2 (2.15%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.15%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (2.15%) Project Management
8 2 (2.15%) Release Management
8 2 (2.15%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.15%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.53%) SQL
2 3 (3.23%) Java
2 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (26.88%) CCNA
3 21 (22.58%) CCNP
4 16 (17.20%) CCSA
4 16 (17.20%) Check Point Certification
5 11 (11.83%) CCSE
6 5 (5.38%) CCDA
6 5 (5.38%) CCDP
7 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.23%) MCSA
8 3 (3.23%) MCSE
8 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.08%) CCIE
10 1 (1.08%) CNE
10 1 (1.08%) Degree
10 1 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (1.08%) Novell Certification
10 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (7.53%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.45%) ProxySG
3 5 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.23%) KVM
4 3 (3.23%) NFS
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (3.23%) SRDF
4 3 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (9.68%) QRadar
2 3 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.23%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (2.15%) SCCM
3 2 (2.15%) SCOM
3 2 (2.15%) SCSM
4 1 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 59 (63.44%) CheckPoint
2 47 (50.54%) F5
3 29 (31.18%) Blue Coat
4 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
5 9 (9.68%) VMware
6 4 (4.30%) Cramer
7 3 (3.23%) Citrix
7 3 (3.23%) DataSynapse
7 3 (3.23%) Dell
7 3 (3.23%) EMC
7 3 (3.23%) IBM
7 3 (3.23%) Intel
7 3 (3.23%) NetApp
7 3 (3.23%) Oracle
7 3 (3.23%) Polycom
7 3 (3.23%) Sybase
7 3 (3.23%) TIBCO
7 3 (3.23%) Verint
8 2 (2.15%) Juniper
8 2 (2.15%) Siemens