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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 7 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 38 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 14.67% 4.05% 1.75%
As % of the Vendors category 25.33% 11.81% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 2 0
Average daily rate £400 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.00%
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
150 127 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 57.92% 34.32% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 83 73
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.42 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £17.50 £21.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 48 (71.64%) Firewall
2 40 (59.70%) Wireless
2 40 (59.70%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (58.21%) SC Cleared
3 39 (58.21%) Security Cleared
4 36 (53.73%) WAN
5 35 (52.24%) LAN
6 32 (47.76%) VoIP
7 29 (43.28%) Cisco ASA
8 28 (41.79%) CheckPoint
9 24 (35.82%) CCNP
10 16 (23.88%) CCNA
11 13 (19.40%) SLA
11 13 (19.40%) Data Centre
11 13 (19.40%) Palo Alto
12 12 (17.91%) Network Security
13 10 (14.93%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (14.93%) IP Telephony
14 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
14 9 (13.43%) HP
15 8 (11.94%) Juniper
16 7 (10.45%) CCIE
16 7 (10.45%) Fault Management
17 6 (8.96%) F5
17 6 (8.96%) Service Management
17 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
17 6 (8.96%) ITIL
18 4 (5.97%) Fortinet
18 4 (5.97%) Load Balancing
18 4 (5.97%) VMware

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 48 (71.64%) Firewall
2 40 (59.70%) Wireless
3 36 (53.73%) WAN
4 35 (52.24%) LAN
5 32 (47.76%) VoIP
6 29 (43.28%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (17.91%) Network Security
8 10 (14.93%) IP Telephony
8 10 (14.93%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (5.97%) SAN
9 4 (5.97%) VPN
10 3 (4.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (4.48%) VLAN
11 2 (2.99%) DNS
11 2 (2.99%) Junos
11 2 (2.99%) MRTG
11 2 (2.99%) NAS
11 2 (2.99%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (2.99%) SSL
11 2 (2.99%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (1.49%) Finance
1 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (70.15%) Network Engineer
2 15 (22.39%) Firewall Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 12 (17.91%) Cisco Engineer
4 12 (17.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 11 (16.42%) Support Engineer
6 9 (13.43%) Consultant
6 9 (13.43%) Network Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (7.46%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) IT Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) IT Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) IT Support
8 5 (7.46%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Service Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) .NET
1 2 (2.99%) 802.1X
1 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.99%) HTML
2 1 (1.49%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.99%) Statistics
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Unix
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.45%) Fault Management
2 6 (8.96%) ITIL
2 6 (8.96%) Service Management
3 4 (5.97%) Load Balancing
4 3 (4.48%) Change Control
4 3 (4.48%) Network Management
4 3 (4.48%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (2.99%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.99%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (2.99%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (2.99%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (2.99%) Security Testing
5 2 (2.99%) Test Scripting
6 1 (1.49%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (1.49%) Demand Management
6 1 (1.49%) Migration
6 1 (1.49%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.49%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
1 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (59.70%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (58.21%) SC Cleared
2 39 (58.21%) Security Cleared
3 24 (35.82%) CCNP
4 16 (23.88%) CCNA
5 7 (10.45%) CCIE
6 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.99%) ISEB
6 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.99%) MCITP
6 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.40%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.49%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (41.79%) CheckPoint
2 13 (19.40%) Palo Alto
3 9 (13.43%) HP
3 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
4 8 (11.94%) Juniper
5 6 (8.96%) F5
6 4 (5.97%) Fortinet
6 4 (5.97%) Nokia
6 4 (5.97%) VMware
7 3 (4.48%) Blue Coat
7 3 (4.48%) ProCurve
8 2 (2.99%) Avaya
8 2 (2.99%) Clearswift
8 2 (2.99%) Forcepoint
8 2 (2.99%) IronPort
8 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.99%) Veeam
9 1 (1.49%) NetApp
9 1 (1.49%) SonicWALL
Southampton, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
IQ Telecom
Rate: £0.0000 per month
Posted: 18 days ago