The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 9 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 32 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 9.64% 1.39% 4.59%
As % of the Vendors category 25.40% 3.25% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 4 15
Average daily rate £363 £306 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.36% +11.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +4.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-8.85% +33.33%
Cisco
Wiltshire

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

Vendors Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
126 154 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 37.95% 42.66% 40.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 92 146
Average daily rate £363 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £560 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.19 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% +15.34%
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 Swindon

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 43 (64.18%) Juniper
2 41 (61.19%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (56.72%) Security Cleared
4 37 (55.22%) CCNP
5 34 (50.75%) SC Cleared
6 31 (46.27%) BGP
7 30 (44.78%) WAN
8 28 (41.79%) Firewall
9 27 (40.30%) MPLS
9 27 (40.30%) OSPF
10 26 (38.81%) VPN
10 26 (38.81%) IPsec
11 24 (35.82%) DV Cleared
12 21 (31.34%) Linux
13 17 (25.37%) JNCIS
13 17 (25.37%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (23.88%) BT
14 16 (23.88%) CheckPoint
15 13 (19.40%) EIGRP
16 12 (17.91%) ITIL
17 9 (13.43%) Nokia
18 8 (11.94%) JNCIP
18 8 (11.94%) Degree
18 8 (11.94%) Network Security
18 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
19 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
19 7 (10.45%) LAN
19 7 (10.45%) CCNA
20 6 (8.96%) Windows
20 6 (8.96%) PRINCE

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (1.49%) IBM Domino
1 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 31 (46.27%) BGP
2 30 (44.78%) WAN
3 28 (41.79%) Firewall
4 27 (40.30%) MPLS
4 27 (40.30%) OSPF
5 26 (38.81%) IPsec
5 26 (38.81%) VPN
6 17 (25.37%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (19.40%) EIGRP
8 8 (11.94%) Network Security
9 7 (10.45%) LAN
10 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
11 4 (5.97%) PuTTY
11 4 (5.97%) SSH
11 4 (5.97%) Telnet
11 4 (5.97%) Value-Added Service
12 2 (2.99%) DMZ
12 2 (2.99%) Ethernet
12 2 (2.99%) Gigabit Ethernet
12 2 (2.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Banking
2 2 (2.99%) Military
3 1 (1.49%) Billing
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Designer
2 26 (38.81%) Network Designer
3 12 (17.91%) Network Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) IP Designer
4 8 (11.94%) Network Support
5 6 (8.96%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Security Designer
7 3 (4.48%) Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Cisco Project Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Network Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Network Project Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Test Analyst
9 1 (1.49%) Avaya Voice Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.97%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.49%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.49%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.34%) Linux
2 6 (8.96%) Windows
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.49%) CatOS
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.91%) ITIL
2 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.96%) Network Design
3 6 (8.96%) PRINCE
4 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
4 5 (7.46%) SIEM
5 4 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (5.97%) Project Management
5 4 (5.97%) Workflow
6 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.48%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.99%) Change Control
7 2 (2.99%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (2.99%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.99%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (2.99%) Performance Testing
7 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.99%) Service Management
7 2 (2.99%) Use Case
8 1 (1.49%) CRM
Qualifications
1 41 (61.19%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (56.72%) Security Cleared
3 37 (55.22%) CCNP
4 34 (50.75%) SC Cleared
5 24 (35.82%) DV Cleared
6 17 (25.37%) JNCIS
7 8 (11.94%) Degree
7 8 (11.94%) JNCIP
8 7 (10.45%) CCNA
9 4 (5.97%) CCIE
9 4 (5.97%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (2.99%) CCSA
10 2 (2.99%) CCSE
10 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.49%) CAPM
11 1 (1.49%) CCDP
11 1 (1.49%) HND
11 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
11 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Firmware
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 43 (64.18%) Juniper
2 16 (23.88%) BT
2 16 (23.88%) CheckPoint
3 9 (13.43%) Nokia
4 6 (8.96%) Intel Security
4 6 (8.96%) Palo Alto
5 5 (7.46%) Blue Coat
5 5 (7.46%) F5
5 5 (7.46%) Sourcefire
6 4 (5.97%) Avaya
6 4 (5.97%) HP
6 4 (5.97%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.48%) BMC
7 3 (4.48%) Intel
7 3 (4.48%) VMware
8 2 (2.99%) EMC
8 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.99%) Verint
9 1 (1.49%) Lotus
9 1 (1.49%) NetApp
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