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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 7 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 27 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.39% 4.08% 3.43%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 8.79% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 7
Median daily rate £236 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.03% +3.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £347
% change year-on-year
+6.83% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.42%
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 91 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 45.57% 46.43% 36.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 55 64
Median daily rate £315 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Median hourly rate £14.73 £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.80% -18.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +8 10 £255 -36.25%
Beccles - 5 £195 -
Haverhill - 2 £350 -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 17 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (53.57%) CCNA
3 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (39.29%) MCSE
3 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) CCA
4 9 (32.14%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (32.14%) Firewall
5 8 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (25.00%) System Testing
6 7 (25.00%) VMware
6 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 7 (25.00%) LAN
7 6 (21.43%) WLAN
7 6 (21.43%) WAN
7 6 (21.43%) MS Office
7 6 (21.43%) MCP
7 6 (21.43%) Windows
7 6 (21.43%) CCNP
7 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 6 (21.43%) NHS
7 6 (21.43%) Internet
7 6 (21.43%) Wireless
7 6 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (17.86%) Degree
8 5 (17.86%) Citrix
9 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 4 (14.29%) Strategic Planning

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Office
1 6 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Firewall
2 7 (25.00%) LAN
3 6 (21.43%) Internet
3 6 (21.43%) WAN
3 6 (21.43%) Wireless
3 6 (21.43%) WLAN
4 3 (10.71%) SAN
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.14%) VLAN
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (3.57%) IOS XR
6 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security
6 1 (3.57%) NX-OS
6 1 (3.57%) VoIP
6 1 (3.57%) VXLAN
6 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.57%) Back Office
4 1 (3.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Designer
4 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Designer
4 5 (17.86%) Network Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Security Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (21.43%) NHS
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Private Cloud
3 2 (7.14%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) IVR
4 1 (3.57%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 7 (25.00%) System Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (10.71%) Coaching
4 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (10.71%) Data Management
4 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.71%) Security Patching
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) Business Development
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.57%) Network Optimisation
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (53.57%) CCNA
3 11 (39.29%) MCSE
3 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (32.14%) CCA
4 9 (32.14%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (21.43%) CCNP
5 6 (21.43%) MCP
6 5 (17.86%) Degree
7 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 2 (7.14%) MCSA
9 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (3.57%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Firmware
3 3 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (10.71%) XenApp
4 1 (3.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) NetApp
5 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) Intel Security
5 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.57%) Avaya
6 1 (3.57%) Genesys
6 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.57%) Sun