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 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 3 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 40 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 17.54% 5.45% 4.86%
As % of the Vendors category 36.04% 12.68% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 13 7
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £306 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £398 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+35.13% -17.77%
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
111 142 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 48.68% 43.03% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 112 108
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.42 £20.00 £21.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 66 (73.33%) Firewall
2 59 (65.56%) Security Cleared
3 58 (64.44%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (61.11%) LAN
4 55 (61.11%) WAN
5 54 (60.00%) SC Cleared
6 52 (57.78%) Wireless
7 44 (48.89%) VoIP
7 44 (48.89%) CCNP
8 41 (45.56%) Network Security
9 40 (44.44%) CheckPoint
10 38 (42.22%) CCNA
11 35 (38.89%) Palo Alto
12 34 (37.78%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (25.56%) SLA
14 22 (24.44%) FortiGate
15 20 (22.22%) Data Centre
15 20 (22.22%) ITIL
16 18 (20.00%) Microsoft
17 17 (18.89%) IP Telephony
18 16 (17.78%) Active Directory
19 15 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
19 15 (16.67%) Service Management
20 13 (14.44%) Tufin
20 13 (14.44%) AlgoSec
21 9 (10.00%) Fault Management
22 6 (6.67%) Fortinet
23 5 (5.56%) VMware
23 5 (5.56%) Juniper
23 5 (5.56%) HP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.11%) IIS
1 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 66 (73.33%) Firewall
2 55 (61.11%) LAN
2 55 (61.11%) WAN
3 52 (57.78%) Wireless
4 44 (48.89%) VoIP
5 41 (45.56%) Network Security
6 34 (37.78%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (18.89%) IP Telephony
8 15 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (5.56%) VPN
10 4 (4.44%) DNS
10 4 (4.44%) MPLS
11 3 (3.33%) SSL
12 2 (2.22%) BGP
12 2 (2.22%) Cisco IPT
12 2 (2.22%) IPsec
12 2 (2.22%) OSPF
12 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
12 2 (2.22%) WLAN
13 1 (1.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (2.22%) Finance
1 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (68.89%) Network Engineer
2 33 (36.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 27 (30.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 16 (17.78%) Analyst
5 15 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 15 (16.67%) Security Engineer
6 14 (15.56%) Service Analyst
6 14 (15.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 14 (15.56%) Support Engineer
7 12 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
7 12 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 10 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 9 (10.00%) 1st Line Engineer
9 9 (10.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 9 (10.00%) IT Analyst
9 9 (10.00%) IT Engineer
9 9 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
9 9 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
9 9 (10.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) CGI
2 1 (1.11%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.11%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.22%) Driving Licence
2 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.11%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.11%) Clustering
3 1 (1.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.11%) iSeries
3 1 (1.11%) Replication
3 1 (1.11%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.33%) Linux
1 3 (3.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.22%) ITIL
2 15 (16.67%) Service Management
3 9 (10.00%) Fault Management
4 3 (3.33%) Network Design
5 2 (2.22%) Change Control
5 2 (2.22%) ITIL V3
5 2 (2.22%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (2.22%) Presales
6 1 (1.11%) Budget Control
6 1 (1.11%) Email Filtering
6 1 (1.11%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (1.11%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.11%) Network Management
6 1 (1.11%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.11%) Resource Management
6 1 (1.11%) Storage Virtualisation
6 1 (1.11%) Test Management
6 1 (1.11%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (1.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.11%) Lisp
1 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.11%) SQL
1 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (65.56%) Security Cleared
2 58 (64.44%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 44 (48.89%) CCNP
5 38 (42.22%) CCNA
6 3 (3.33%) MCSE
6 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.22%) CCA
7 2 (2.22%) CCDP
7 2 (2.22%) CCIE
7 2 (2.22%) CCSE
7 2 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.11%) CCSA
8 1 (1.11%) CEH
8 1 (1.11%) MCP
8 1 (1.11%) RHCSA
8 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.56%) SLA
2 2 (2.22%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.11%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (24.44%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 40 (44.44%) CheckPoint
2 35 (38.89%) Palo Alto
3 18 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (14.44%) AlgoSec
4 13 (14.44%) Tufin
5 6 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 5 (5.56%) HP
6 5 (5.56%) Juniper
6 5 (5.56%) VMware
7 3 (3.33%) Citrix
7 3 (3.33%) ProCurve
8 2 (2.22%) Oracle
8 2 (2.22%) Symantec
9 1 (1.11%) Dell
9 1 (1.11%) EMC
9 1 (1.11%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.11%) IBM
9 1 (1.11%) NetApp
9 1 (1.11%) Nokia
9 1 (1.11%) Red Hat