The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 23 35 17
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Contract jobs citing Cisco 13 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.06% 2.68% 8.15%
As % of the Vendors category 12.04% 6.90% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £189 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £375 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.60 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +6.32%
Cisco
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
108 87 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 42.02% 38.84% 35.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 61 40
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 £275 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 8
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £20.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -39.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.50 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £12.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds - 6 £300 -
Ipswich 0 4 £250 - 2
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 12 (54.55%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) Wireless
2 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) LAN
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (27.27%) MCSE
5 6 (27.27%) VMware
6 5 (22.73%) CCNP
7 4 (18.18%) CCNA
7 4 (18.18%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) NetApp
7 4 (18.18%) VLAN
7 4 (18.18%) Fortinet
7 4 (18.18%) MCITP
7 4 (18.18%) SCCM
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (18.18%) FortiGate
8 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (13.64%) NX-OS
8 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
8 3 (13.64%) vSphere
8 3 (13.64%) FCoE
8 3 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (13.64%) SCOM
8 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
8 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Lync
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) Wireless
3 7 (31.82%) LAN
4 4 (18.18%) VLAN
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (13.64%) NX-OS
5 3 (13.64%) FCoE
5 3 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
5 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
5 3 (13.64%) VoIP
6 2 (9.09%) WAN
6 2 (9.09%) DNS
6 2 (9.09%) SAN
6 2 (9.09%) MPLS
6 2 (9.09%) OSPF
6 2 (9.09%) BGP
6 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
6 2 (9.09%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQLBase
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
1 4 (18.18%) Technical Leader
2 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Project Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Clustering
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
1 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
1 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
2 2 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (4.55%) Time Management
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.55%) SOA
3 1 (4.55%) BCP
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (27.27%) MCSE
2 5 (22.73%) CCNP
3 4 (18.18%) CCNA
3 4 (18.18%) MCITP
4 3 (13.64%) CCA
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (9.09%) MCSA
5 2 (9.09%) CCIE
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.55%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.64%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
1 4 (18.18%) FortiGate
2 3 (13.64%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) ARCserve
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Fortinet
3 4 (18.18%) NetApp
4 2 (9.09%) McAfee
4 2 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Avaya
5 1 (4.55%) Sophos
5 1 (4.55%) BT
5 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.55%) Panasonic
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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