The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 9 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 22 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 10.14% 4.40% 3.66%
As % of the Vendors category 18.97% 8.82% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 6
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £160 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £388 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+16.65% -3.43%
Cisco
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
116 170 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 53.46% 49.85% 40.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 124 98
Median daily rate £375 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +27.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £13.80 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £47.12 £23.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

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

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 36 (73.47%) Security Cleared
2 35 (71.43%) Firewall
3 33 (67.35%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (65.31%) LAN
4 32 (65.31%) WAN
4 32 (65.31%) SC Cleared
5 30 (61.22%) Network Security
5 30 (61.22%) CCNP
5 30 (61.22%) Wireless
6 29 (59.18%) Palo Alto
7 24 (48.98%) CheckPoint
7 24 (48.98%) VoIP
8 21 (42.86%) CCNA
9 19 (38.78%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (36.73%) FortiGate
10 18 (36.73%) SLA
11 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
12 12 (24.49%) Data Centre
12 12 (24.49%) ITIL
13 11 (22.45%) Service Management
14 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
14 10 (20.41%) AlgoSec
14 10 (20.41%) Tufin
14 10 (20.41%) IP Telephony
15 9 (18.37%) Fault Management
15 9 (18.37%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (10.20%) VMware
17 4 (8.16%) Citrix
17 4 (8.16%) Linux
18 3 (6.12%) Network Design

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.04%) IaaS
2 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (71.43%) Firewall
2 32 (65.31%) LAN
2 32 (65.31%) WAN
3 30 (61.22%) Network Security
3 30 (61.22%) Wireless
4 24 (48.98%) VoIP
5 19 (38.78%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (20.41%) IP Telephony
7 9 (18.37%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (4.08%) DNS
8 2 (4.08%) MPLS
8 2 (4.08%) VPN
9 1 (2.04%) BGP
9 1 (2.04%) IPsec
9 1 (2.04%) IPv4
9 1 (2.04%) IPv6
9 1 (2.04%) OSPF
9 1 (2.04%) SNMP
9 1 (2.04%) SSL
9 1 (2.04%) WLAN
General
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (67.35%) Network Engineer
2 20 (40.82%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 13 (26.53%) Network Security Engineer
3 13 (26.53%) Security Engineer
4 11 (22.45%) Analyst
5 10 (20.41%) Firewall Engineer
5 10 (20.41%) Support Engineer
6 9 (18.37%) Service Analyst
6 9 (18.37%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (16.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 6 (12.24%) Support Analyst
10 5 (10.20%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (10.20%) IT Analyst
10 5 (10.20%) IT Engineer
10 5 (10.20%) IT Support
10 5 (10.20%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (10.20%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (10.20%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.04%) iSeries
2 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) Statistics
2 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) ITIL
2 11 (22.45%) Service Management
3 9 (18.37%) Fault Management
4 3 (6.12%) Network Design
5 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (4.08%) Network Management
5 2 (4.08%) Presales
6 1 (2.04%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.04%) Email Filtering
6 1 (2.04%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.04%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.04%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.04%) Migration
6 1 (2.04%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 36 (73.47%) Security Cleared
2 33 (67.35%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (65.31%) SC Cleared
4 30 (61.22%) CCNP
5 21 (42.86%) CCNA
6 2 (4.08%) CCA
6 2 (4.08%) CCDP
6 2 (4.08%) CCIE
6 2 (4.08%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.08%) MCSE
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.04%) CCSE
7 1 (2.04%) CEH
7 1 (2.04%) MCP
7 1 (2.04%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (36.73%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (36.73%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.04%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Palo Alto
2 24 (48.98%) CheckPoint
3 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
4 10 (20.41%) AlgoSec
4 10 (20.41%) Tufin
5 5 (10.20%) VMware
6 4 (8.16%) Citrix
7 2 (4.08%) Juniper
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle
8 1 (2.04%) Avaya
8 1 (2.04%) Clearswift
8 1 (2.04%) CommVault
8 1 (2.04%) Dell
8 1 (2.04%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (2.04%) F5
8 1 (2.04%) IBM
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat