The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Cisco Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Analyst
Rank 617 633 626
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Analyst 30 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.045% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.048% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 14
Median daily rate £400 £305 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -15.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £409 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £305 £375
% change year-on-year
+27.04% -18.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51191 54614 52615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33346 34728 31784
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2049 2054
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Cisco Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Cisco Analyst in the job title.

Cisco Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Analyst within the UK.

Cisco Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Cisco Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cisco Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Analyst within the UK.

Cisco Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Analyst
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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
England +8 28 £400 +22.13% 2
South East +15 8 £409 +34.09%
London -12 7 £475 +30.13%
Surrey +5 5 £409 +41.03%
South West - 4 £375 -
North West +8 3 - - 2
Manchester -10 3 - - 1
Dorset - 3 - -
Wimborne - 3 - -
Scotland +13 2 - -
West Midlands -35 2 £350 -
East of England - 2 £275 -
Worcestershire - 2 £350 -
City of London - 2 £391 -
Worcester - 2 £350 -
Berkshire - 2 £325 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Essex - 1 £250 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £300 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Basildon - 1 £250 -
Cobham - 1 £400 -
Epsom - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £400 -
Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £375 -

Cisco Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Cisco Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Cisco Analyst in the job title.

1 48 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (54.17%) Firewall
3 18 (37.50%) VPN
4 17 (35.42%) CheckPoint
5 16 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 15 (31.25%) WAN
7 14 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (27.08%) ITIL
9 12 (25.00%) LAN
9 12 (25.00%) Finance
10 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
10 10 (20.83%) Palo Alto
10 10 (20.83%) Network Management
10 10 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (18.75%) Network Security
11 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
11 9 (18.75%) SSL
11 9 (18.75%) Juniper
11 9 (18.75%) Wireless
12 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
13 7 (14.58%) CCNP
13 7 (14.58%) CCNA
13 7 (14.58%) Windows
13 7 (14.58%) OSPF
13 7 (14.58%) BGP
13 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
13 7 (14.58%) CISM
13 7 (14.58%) CISSP
14 6 (12.50%) Information Security
14 6 (12.50%) VMware

Cisco Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (54.17%) Firewall
2 18 (37.50%) VPN
3 15 (31.25%) WAN
4 12 (25.00%) LAN
5 10 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
6 9 (18.75%) Network Security
6 9 (18.75%) SSL
6 9 (18.75%) Wireless
7 7 (14.58%) BGP
7 7 (14.58%) OSPF
8 6 (12.50%) Internet
9 5 (10.42%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (10.42%) IPsec
9 5 (10.42%) VLAN
10 4 (8.33%) Broadband
10 4 (8.33%) ISDN
11 3 (6.25%) Ethernet
11 3 (6.25%) SAN
12 2 (4.17%) EIGRP
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.33%) Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Billing
4 3 (6.25%) Law
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.42%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.17%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.17%) FlexPod
4 2 (4.17%) PDA
4 2 (4.17%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.08%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.08%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.08%) IPTV
5 1 (2.08%) IVR
5 1 (2.08%) NHS
5 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.17%) Solaris
3 2 (4.17%) SUSE
3 2 (4.17%) Unix
3 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) ITIL
2 10 (20.83%) Network Management
3 6 (12.50%) Information Security
4 5 (10.42%) ITSM
4 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.42%) Service Management
4 5 (10.42%) SIEM
5 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 4 (8.33%) Change Control
5 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.33%) Network Design
5 4 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.25%) Demand Management
6 3 (6.25%) High Availability
6 3 (6.25%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (14.58%) CCNA
3 7 (14.58%) CCNP
3 7 (14.58%) CISM
3 7 (14.58%) CISSP
4 4 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (2.08%) CCSA
6 1 (2.08%) CCSE
6 1 (2.08%) CISA
6 1 (2.08%) GSEC
6 1 (2.08%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.42%) SLA
3 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.08%) COBIT
4 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Terminal Server
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (35.42%) CheckPoint
3 10 (20.83%) Palo Alto
4 9 (18.75%) Juniper
5 6 (12.50%) F5
5 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.50%) VMware
6 5 (10.42%) Blue Coat
7 4 (8.33%) HP
7 4 (8.33%) Nokia
8 3 (6.25%) Citrix
8 3 (6.25%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.17%) 3Com
9 2 (4.17%) Avaya
9 2 (4.17%) Dell
9 2 (4.17%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.08%) CA
10 1 (2.08%) IronPort
10 1 (2.08%) NetApp
10 1 (2.08%) Qualys