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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 13 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 37 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.60% 5.34% 8.23%
As % of the Vendors category 20.79% 13.02% 19.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 10 27
Median daily rate £363 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £528 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £18.38 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.33%
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
178 169 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 51.00% 41.02% 41.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 104 127
Median daily rate £360 £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £230 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 11
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 51 (66.23%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (58.44%) Juniper
2 45 (58.44%) CCNP
3 44 (57.14%) VPN
4 43 (55.84%) Firewall
5 41 (53.25%) Security Cleared
6 40 (51.95%) WAN
7 37 (48.05%) BGP
8 36 (46.75%) SC Cleared
9 33 (42.86%) MPLS
9 33 (42.86%) OSPF
10 32 (41.56%) IPsec
11 28 (36.36%) DV Cleared
12 23 (29.87%) Cisco ASA
13 21 (27.27%) EIGRP
14 20 (25.97%) Linux
15 19 (24.68%) CheckPoint
16 18 (23.38%) JNCIS
17 17 (22.08%) BT
18 14 (18.18%) Windows
19 13 (16.88%) DHCP
19 13 (16.88%) DNS
19 13 (16.88%) LAN
19 13 (16.88%) JNCIP
20 11 (14.29%) Windows Server
20 11 (14.29%) Microsoft
21 10 (12.99%) F5
22 8 (10.39%) Junos
22 8 (10.39%) CCNA
22 8 (10.39%) MS Office

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.30%) IBM Domino
1 1 (1.30%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Office
2 7 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) IaaS
1 1 (1.30%) PaaS
1 1 (1.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 44 (57.14%) VPN
2 43 (55.84%) Firewall
3 40 (51.95%) WAN
4 37 (48.05%) BGP
5 33 (42.86%) MPLS
5 33 (42.86%) OSPF
6 32 (41.56%) IPsec
7 23 (29.87%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (27.27%) EIGRP
9 13 (16.88%) DHCP
9 13 (16.88%) DNS
9 13 (16.88%) LAN
10 8 (10.39%) Junos
10 8 (10.39%) Wireshark
11 7 (9.09%) tcpdump
12 5 (6.49%) Network Security
12 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
13 4 (5.19%) Internet
13 4 (5.19%) TACACS
14 3 (3.90%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (7.79%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Billing
3 2 (2.60%) Military
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (40.26%) Designer
2 30 (38.96%) Network Designer
3 24 (31.17%) Network Engineer
4 13 (16.88%) IP Designer
5 8 (10.39%) Network Support
5 8 (10.39%) Network Support Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Architect
8 4 (5.19%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Network Support
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Network Support Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Security Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) Security Manager
10 2 (2.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) OCX
2 1 (1.30%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Blackberry
1 5 (6.49%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.30%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.30%) IVR
3 1 (1.30%) PKI
3 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.97%) Linux
2 14 (18.18%) Windows
3 11 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.30%) CatOS
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (6.49%) ITIL
1 5 (6.49%) Migration
1 5 (6.49%) SIEM
2 4 (5.19%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (5.19%) Presales
3 3 (3.90%) Change Control
3 3 (3.90%) Network Design
3 3 (3.90%) Network Optimisation
3 3 (3.90%) Performance Testing
3 3 (3.90%) Risk Management
4 2 (2.60%) Asset Management
4 2 (2.60%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (2.60%) Change Management
4 2 (2.60%) Configuration Management
4 2 (2.60%) Data Analysis
4 2 (2.60%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (2.60%) Load Balancing
4 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
4 2 (2.60%) Service Management
4 2 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 51 (66.23%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (58.44%) CCNP
3 41 (53.25%) Security Cleared
4 36 (46.75%) SC Cleared
5 28 (36.36%) DV Cleared
6 18 (23.38%) JNCIS
7 13 (16.88%) JNCIP
8 8 (10.39%) CCNA
9 7 (9.09%) Degree
10 4 (5.19%) CCIE
11 2 (2.60%) CCSP
11 2 (2.60%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (2.60%) HND
11 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.30%) CCDP
12 1 (1.30%) CCSA
12 1 (1.30%) CCSE
12 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (1.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.90%) Firmware
1 3 (3.90%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.30%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.30%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 45 (58.44%) Juniper
2 19 (24.68%) CheckPoint
3 17 (22.08%) BT
4 11 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 10 (12.99%) F5
6 7 (9.09%) Intel Security
6 7 (9.09%) Palo Alto
6 7 (9.09%) VMware
7 5 (6.49%) Sourcefire
8 3 (3.90%) HP
9 2 (2.60%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (2.60%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.30%) Aruba
10 1 (1.30%) EMC
10 1 (1.30%) Intel
10 1 (1.30%) Remedy
10 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.30%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.30%) TippingPoint
10 1 (1.30%) Verint