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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 12 4 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +33
Contract jobs citing Cisco 21 45 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 8.24% 17.18% 3.98%
As % of the Vendors category 18.26% 29.22% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 32 3
Median daily rate £375 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.88 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +4.65%

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
115 154 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 45.10% 58.78% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 109 90
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.74 £12.90 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.14 £18.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 24 (54.55%) Firewall
2 21 (47.73%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (43.18%) Security Cleared
4 16 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 15 (34.09%) CCNA
6 13 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (27.27%) CheckPoint
8 11 (25.00%) Windows
8 11 (25.00%) WAN
8 11 (25.00%) Wireless
8 11 (25.00%) Service Management
9 10 (22.73%) LAN
9 10 (22.73%) VoIP
9 10 (22.73%) ITIL
10 9 (20.45%) Linux
10 9 (20.45%) CCNP
10 9 (20.45%) VMware
11 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
11 8 (18.18%) Fortinet
12 7 (15.91%) PaaS
12 7 (15.91%) IaaS
12 7 (15.91%) Juniper
12 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
13 6 (13.64%) Avaya
13 6 (13.64%) SLA
13 6 (13.64%) Scrum
13 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (11.36%) Network Design
14 5 (11.36%) BMC
14 5 (11.36%) CA

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 (2.27%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) IaaS
1 7 (15.91%) PaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (54.55%) Firewall
2 13 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (25.00%) WAN
3 11 (25.00%) Wireless
4 10 (22.73%) LAN
4 10 (22.73%) VoIP
5 4 (9.09%) Network Security
6 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.55%) VPN
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.27%) DNS
7 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.27%) LDAP
7 1 (2.27%) MPLS
7 1 (2.27%) NAS
7 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.27%) SAN
7 1 (2.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Firewall Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Consultant
6 5 (11.36%) Network Consultant
7 4 (9.09%) Architect
7 4 (9.09%) Design Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) IT Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Service Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) CGI
1 1 (2.27%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.27%) CMDB
2 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (2.27%) PKI
2 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) Unix
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Service Management
2 10 (22.73%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) Scrum
4 5 (11.36%) Migration
4 5 (11.36%) Network Design
5 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) User Stories
7 2 (4.55%) Analytics
7 2 (4.55%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.55%) Network Management
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.55%) Web Filtering
8 1 (2.27%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (43.18%) Security Cleared
3 16 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 15 (34.09%) CCNA
5 9 (20.45%) CCNP
6 1 (2.27%) CCDP
6 1 (2.27%) MCITP
6 1 (2.27%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Puppet
2 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.82%) Terraform
3 1 (2.27%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 9 (20.45%) VMware
3 8 (18.18%) Fortinet
4 7 (15.91%) Juniper
4 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.64%) Avaya
6 5 (11.36%) BMC
6 5 (11.36%) CA
7 4 (9.09%) Citrix
7 4 (9.09%) Palo Alto
7 4 (9.09%) Remedy
8 2 (4.55%) Aruba
8 2 (4.55%) Dell
8 2 (4.55%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (4.55%) HP
9 1 (2.27%) CommVault
9 1 (2.27%) F5
9 1 (2.27%) Lotus
9 1 (2.27%) Meraki
9 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
Southampton, Hampshire
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