The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 74 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -13
Contract jobs citing Cisco 34 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.78% 2.78% 3.64%
As % of the Vendors category 4.85% 6.75% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 14
Median daily rate £363 £180 £168
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+101.38% +7.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.60 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +34.32%
Cisco
North East

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

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
701 252 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 57.22% 41.24% 46.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 136 146
Median daily rate £285 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £194 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 33 8
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.23% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £28.70 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -27 30 £363 +202.08% 2
Sunderland -6 4 - -
Cisco
North East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 24 (53.33%) Firewall
2 21 (46.67%) ITIL
3 17 (37.78%) Windows
4 15 (33.33%) HP
4 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 13 (28.89%) SAN
6 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 11 (24.44%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (24.44%) SLA
7 11 (24.44%) Project Management
7 11 (24.44%) VMware
8 10 (22.22%) LAN
8 10 (22.22%) QMS
8 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (20.00%) F5
9 9 (20.00%) ITIL V3
9 9 (20.00%) Linux
9 9 (20.00%) Unix
9 9 (20.00%) Oracle
9 9 (20.00%) Sun
9 9 (20.00%) EMC
10 8 (17.78%) CCNP
10 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
10 8 (17.78%) iPlanet
10 8 (17.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 8 (17.78%) Java
10 8 (17.78%) WebLogic
10 8 (17.78%) JSP
10 8 (17.78%) AIX
10 8 (17.78%) Solaris

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 8 (17.78%) iPlanet
1 8 (17.78%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.89%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.44%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.22%) CICS
4 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Office
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (53.33%) Firewall
2 13 (28.89%) SAN
3 10 (22.22%) LAN
4 8 (17.78%) BIG-IP
5 6 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (13.33%) VPN
5 6 (13.33%) WAN
6 4 (8.89%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (8.89%) LDAP
6 4 (8.89%) Network Security
6 4 (8.89%) Wireless
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (6.67%) NAS
7 3 (6.67%) VoIP
8 2 (4.44%) DNS
8 2 (4.44%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (4.44%) FTP
8 2 (4.44%) VLAN
8 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (4.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Military
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (6.67%) Administrator
3 3 (6.67%) Analyst
3 3 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (6.67%) Security Engineer
3 3 (6.67%) Service Analyst
3 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (4.44%) Architect
4 2 (4.44%) Chief Architect
4 2 (4.44%) Consultant
4 2 (4.44%) HP Storage Engineer
4 2 (4.44%) Security Administrator
4 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.22%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.22%) Perimeter Security Engineer
5 1 (2.22%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 1 (2.22%) SAN Support
5 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (2.22%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) JSP
2 7 (15.56%) J2EE
3 3 (6.67%) ADO
3 3 (6.67%) SAP Basis
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (8.89%) CLARiiON
2 4 (8.89%) Clustering
2 4 (8.89%) HP Storage
2 4 (8.89%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (6.67%) Celerra
3 3 (6.67%) EMC VNX
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) Replication
3 3 (6.67%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (6.67%) User Experience
3 3 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.44%) Grid Computing
4 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.22%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (20.00%) Linux
3 9 (20.00%) Unix
4 8 (17.78%) AIX
4 8 (17.78%) Solaris
5 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.22%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Project Management
3 10 (22.22%) QMS
4 9 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 8 (17.78%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (17.78%) Six Sigma
6 7 (15.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.67%) Capacity Management
8 3 (6.67%) ITSM
8 3 (6.67%) Quality Management
8 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.44%) Boundary Protection
9 2 (4.44%) Change Control
9 2 (4.44%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 2 (4.44%) Migration
9 2 (4.44%) Service Management
9 2 (4.44%) Time Management
9 2 (4.44%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 11 (24.44%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (17.78%) CCNP
5 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
6 3 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (6.67%) MCSE
7 1 (2.22%) AAT
7 1 (2.22%) CCDP
7 1 (2.22%) Degree
7 1 (2.22%) HP ASE
7 1 (2.22%) HPE ATP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (24.44%) SLA
2 8 (17.78%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) EMC NetWorker
1 8 (17.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (8.89%) OpenView
3 3 (6.67%) FortiGate
4 2 (4.44%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (4.44%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (4.44%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (4.44%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.22%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) HP
2 11 (24.44%) VMware
3 9 (20.00%) EMC
3 9 (20.00%) F5
3 9 (20.00%) Oracle
3 9 (20.00%) Sun
4 8 (17.78%) 3PAR
4 8 (17.78%) BEA
4 8 (17.78%) Red Hat
5 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
6 6 (13.33%) Brocade
6 6 (13.33%) NetApp
7 5 (11.11%) Juniper
8 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
8 4 (8.89%) Cognos
8 4 (8.89%) Opsware
9 3 (6.67%) Remedy
9 3 (6.67%) SAP
10 2 (4.44%) Intel Security
10 2 (4.44%) Symantec