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 30 April 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 24 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 8 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.33% 4.59% 4.68%
As % of the Vendors category 6.78% 9.09% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 9
Average daily rate £363 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-8.85% +33.33%
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
118 110 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 49.17% 50.46% 37.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 67 65
Average daily rate £450 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £246 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 4
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Ipswich +5 7 £363 +3.57% 1
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (42.86%) CCNP
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (42.86%) OSPF
1 6 (42.86%) BGP
2 5 (35.71%) Juniper
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) MPLS
3 4 (28.57%) IPsec
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) JNCIP
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Multicast
5 2 (14.29%) Software Licensing
5 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (14.29%) Office 365

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) BGP
1 6 (42.86%) OSPF
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) IPsec
2 4 (28.57%) MPLS
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 2 (14.29%) Multicast
4 2 (14.29%) NAS
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (14.29%) VLAN
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
4 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Designer
1 5 (35.71%) Network Designer
2 4 (28.57%) IP Designer
2 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) Build Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall Support
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Integration Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (14.29%) Migration
1 2 (14.29%) Software Licensing
2 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CCNP
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) JNCIP
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Juniper
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) GENBAND
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Remedy
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk
Ipswich, Suffolk
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £290 per annum
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