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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 21 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 18 51 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.50% 10.97% 7.57%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 22.97% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 27 31
Median daily rate £400 £425 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £21.01 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+17.82% -2.30%
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
144 222 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 44.04% 47.74% 41.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 133 141
Median daily rate £400 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 13
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 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 30 September 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 29 (56.86%) Firewall
2 22 (43.14%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (41.18%) VPN
4 20 (39.22%) CCNP
4 20 (39.22%) Juniper
4 20 (39.22%) CheckPoint
5 15 (29.41%) DHCP
5 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
5 15 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (27.45%) WAN
6 14 (27.45%) DNS
7 12 (23.53%) Windows
7 12 (23.53%) Windows Server
8 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
8 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
9 10 (19.61%) Wireshark
9 10 (19.61%) MS Visio
9 10 (19.61%) BGP
9 10 (19.61%) EIGRP
9 10 (19.61%) Junos
10 9 (17.65%) F5
10 9 (17.65%) tcpdump
10 9 (17.65%) LAN
10 9 (17.65%) MS Office
11 7 (13.73%) MPLS
11 7 (13.73%) OSPF
11 7 (13.73%) IPsec
12 6 (11.76%) Migration
12 6 (11.76%) VMware
12 6 (11.76%) Banking

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Visio
2 9 (17.65%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) IaaS
1 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (56.86%) Firewall
2 21 (41.18%) VPN
3 15 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (29.41%) DHCP
4 14 (27.45%) DNS
4 14 (27.45%) WAN
5 10 (19.61%) BGP
5 10 (19.61%) EIGRP
5 10 (19.61%) Junos
5 10 (19.61%) Wireshark
6 9 (17.65%) LAN
6 9 (17.65%) tcpdump
7 7 (13.73%) IPsec
7 7 (13.73%) MPLS
7 7 (13.73%) OSPF
8 5 (9.80%) Internet
9 4 (7.84%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (7.84%) Network Security
9 4 (7.84%) TACACS
10 3 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 6 (11.76%) Banking
2 5 (9.80%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Billing
3 2 (3.92%) Military
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Network Support
2 10 (19.61%) Network Support Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Consultant
3 6 (11.76%) Designer
3 6 (11.76%) Network Designer
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Network Support
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Support Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) IP Designer
5 4 (7.84%) Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Juniper Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) OCX
2 1 (1.96%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.96%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.96%) IVR
2 1 (1.96%) PKI
2 1 (1.96%) PMI
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Windows
1 12 (23.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.76%) Migration
2 4 (7.84%) Presales
3 3 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.92%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (3.92%) Change Control
4 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
4 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
4 2 (3.92%) ITIL
4 2 (3.92%) Network Management
4 2 (3.92%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (3.92%) Performance Testing
4 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.92%) Project Management
4 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.92%) Workflow
5 1 (1.96%) Data Flow Diagram
5 1 (1.96%) SIEM
5 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 22 (43.14%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (39.22%) CCNP
3 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
4 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.80%) Degree
5 5 (9.80%) JNCIP
6 4 (7.84%) CCNA
6 4 (7.84%) DV Cleared
7 3 (5.88%) CCIE
8 2 (3.92%) CCSP
8 2 (3.92%) HND
8 2 (3.92%) JNCIS
8 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.96%) CCSA
9 1 (1.96%) CCSE
9 1 (1.96%) CCVP
9 1 (1.96%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Firmware
3 1 (1.96%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Endace
1 4 (7.84%) Nagios
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) CheckPoint
1 20 (39.22%) Juniper
2 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (17.65%) F5
4 6 (11.76%) VMware
5 4 (7.84%) Splunk
6 2 (3.92%) BT
6 2 (3.92%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (3.92%) Infoblox
6 2 (3.92%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.92%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.96%) Aruba
7 1 (1.96%) Avaya
7 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.96%) Brocade
7 1 (1.96%) EMC
7 1 (1.96%) Genesys
7 1 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.96%) Verint