The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Cisco Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Engineer
Rank 355 384 354
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 319 292 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.51% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.54% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 171 133
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.29% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £17.00 £28.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+135.29% -32.00%

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
51163 53980 51056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.77% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33272 34147 30940
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1536 2015 2063
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Cisco Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cisco Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cisco Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Cisco Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Cisco Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Cisco Engineer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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 +8 287 £375 +7.14% 70
London -15 103 £400 - 29
South East +16 64 £344 +13.16% 15
Yorkshire -12 28 £388 +10.71% 7
Berkshire +3 26 £356 +18.75% 1
West Midlands -26 25 £350 +10.95% 4
City of London +29 18 £425 +3.03% 7
East of England +27 18 £283 -13.07% 6
North West +12 18 £388 +97.45% 7
South West +6 18 £375 +11.11% 2
Hampshire +10 14 £338 -32.50% 5
Manchester +5 13 £375 +76.47% 4
South Yorkshire +9 12 £448 +141.89% 2
Scotland +3 12 £255 -43.33%
West Yorkshire -15 12 £400 +14.28% 4
Leeds -19 12 £400 +14.28% 3
Birmingham -6 11 £325 +8.33% 1
Wales +19 10 £350 +16.66%
South Wales +18 10 £350 +21.73%
Sheffield -6 10 - - 2
Surrey -4 9 £356 +18.75% 2
East Midlands +1 8 £290 +5.45%
Hertfordshire +17 6 £375 +13.20% 3
Cardiff +17 6 £325 +44.44%
Reading +8 6 £306 +80.14%
Essex +7 6 £262 -16.82%
Devon +13 5 £250 -8.67%
Milton Keynes +11 5 £160 -57.33%
Slough +7 5 £378 +24.27% 1
Bedfordshire +7 5 - - 1

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Cisco Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 603 (100.00%) Cisco
2 353 (58.54%) Cisco Certification
3 289 (47.93%) Firewall
4 255 (42.29%) CCNP
5 175 (29.02%) Cisco ASA
6 162 (26.87%) CCNA
7 159 (26.37%) WAN
8 152 (25.21%) LAN
9 136 (22.55%) CheckPoint
10 118 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
11 109 (18.08%) Wireless
12 105 (17.41%) Juniper
13 100 (16.58%) Network Security
14 98 (16.25%) BGP
15 93 (15.42%) OSPF
16 91 (15.09%) F5
17 90 (14.93%) MPLS
18 86 (14.26%) VoIP
19 85 (14.10%) Data Centre
20 81 (13.43%) VPN
21 74 (12.27%) ITIL
22 73 (12.11%) Windows
22 73 (12.11%) Security Cleared
23 70 (11.61%) CCIE
24 65 (10.78%) TCP/IP
25 62 (10.28%) VMware
26 60 (9.95%) SC Cleared
27 57 (9.45%) Finance
28 54 (8.96%) EIGRP
29 53 (8.79%) Palo Alto

Cisco Engineer 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 8 (1.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (0.66%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (0.50%) OpenStack
3 3 (0.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.33%) Apache
4 2 (0.33%) IIS
4 2 (0.33%) SAS
5 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.17%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (2.32%) MS Visio
2 7 (1.16%) MS Office
3 4 (0.66%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
4 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.83%) assyst
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (1.33%) SaaS
2 7 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.16%) IaaS
2 7 (1.16%) Office 365
2 7 (1.16%) PaaS
3 2 (0.33%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 289 (47.93%) Firewall
2 175 (29.02%) Cisco ASA
3 159 (26.37%) WAN
4 152 (25.21%) LAN
5 118 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 109 (18.08%) Wireless
7 100 (16.58%) Network Security
8 98 (16.25%) BGP
9 93 (15.42%) OSPF
10 90 (14.93%) MPLS
11 86 (14.26%) VoIP
12 81 (13.43%) VPN
13 65 (10.78%) TCP/IP
14 54 (8.96%) EIGRP
15 38 (6.30%) Cisco Wireless
15 38 (6.30%) VLAN
16 37 (6.14%) DNS
17 36 (5.97%) IPsec
18 35 (5.80%) Cisco IOS
19 33 (5.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.50%) Git (software)
General
1 57 (9.45%) Finance
2 38 (6.30%) Telecoms
3 21 (3.48%) Banking
4 12 (1.99%) Retail
5 5 (0.83%) Legal
6 3 (0.50%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.33%) Automotive
7 2 (0.33%) Back Office
7 2 (0.33%) French Language
7 2 (0.33%) Military
8 1 (0.17%) Advertising
8 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.17%) Electronics
8 1 (0.17%) Games
8 1 (0.17%) Local Government
8 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.17%) Marketing
8 1 (0.17%) Publishing
8 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.32%) 802.1X
2 11 (1.82%) XMPP
3 10 (1.66%) CSS
4 6 (1.00%) Middleware
5 3 (0.50%) Regular Expression
5 3 (0.50%) WAP
5 3 (0.50%) Web Services
6 2 (0.33%) CGI
7 1 (0.17%) COM
7 1 (0.17%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 85 (14.10%) Data Centre
2 27 (4.48%) Video Conferencing
3 13 (2.16%) Driving Licence
3 13 (2.16%) FlexPod
4 11 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.16%) NHS
7 6 (1.00%) e-Health
8 5 (0.83%) Cryptography
8 5 (0.83%) Statistics
8 5 (0.83%) User Experience
9 4 (0.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (0.50%) Handset
10 3 (0.50%) IVR
10 3 (0.50%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.50%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.33%) Clustering
11 2 (0.33%) MPEG
11 2 (0.33%) PKI
11 2 (0.33%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 73 (12.11%) Windows
2 52 (8.62%) Linux
3 46 (7.63%) Windows Server
4 23 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (1.82%) Data ONTAP
6 11 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.49%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.33%) Unix
10 5 (0.83%) CentOS
11 4 (0.66%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.50%) CatOS
12 3 (0.50%) Solaris
12 3 (0.50%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (12.27%) ITIL
2 50 (8.29%) Network Design
3 48 (7.96%) Load Balancing
4 39 (6.47%) Network Management
5 37 (6.14%) Migration
6 33 (5.47%) Network Monitoring
7 26 (4.31%) Project Management
8 22 (3.65%) Incident Management
9 18 (2.99%) Change Management
10 16 (2.65%) Network Architecture
11 12 (1.99%) WAN Optimisation
12 11 (1.82%) ITIL V3
13 10 (1.66%) High Availability
13 10 (1.66%) Service Delivery
13 10 (1.66%) Service Management
14 9 (1.49%) Time Management
15 8 (1.33%) Capacity Planning
16 7 (1.16%) Change Control
16 7 (1.16%) Performance Monitoring
16 7 (1.16%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.16%) Python
2 9 (1.49%) Tcl
3 8 (1.33%) PowerShell
4 7 (1.16%) Perl
4 7 (1.16%) SQL
5 5 (0.83%) C
6 4 (0.66%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.50%) Java
8 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.17%) Korn
8 1 (0.17%) Lisp
8 1 (0.17%) PHP
8 1 (0.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 353 (58.54%) Cisco Certification
2 255 (42.29%) CCNP
3 162 (26.87%) CCNA
4 73 (12.11%) Security Cleared
5 70 (11.61%) CCIE
6 60 (9.95%) SC Cleared
7 28 (4.64%) CCDP
8 21 (3.48%) CCVP
9 14 (2.32%) CCDA
10 12 (1.99%) Degree
11 9 (1.49%) DV Cleared
11 9 (1.49%) NCDA
12 7 (1.16%) CCSA
12 7 (1.16%) Check Point Certification
12 7 (1.16%) MCSE
12 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (1.00%) JNCIA
14 5 (0.83%) CCSE
14 5 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.16%) SLA
2 11 (1.82%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.66%) QA
4 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.33%) GLP
6 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (4.64%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.32%) vSphere
3 16 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.66%) vCloud
7 3 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.50%) NFS
7 3 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.50%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.50%) XenApp
8 2 (0.33%) Firmware
8 2 (0.33%) iptables
8 2 (0.33%) XenServer
9 1 (0.17%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.17%) Snort
9 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 47 (7.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 23 (3.81%) Cisco Prime
3 17 (2.82%) Cisco UCCE
4 16 (2.65%) Cisco UCCX
5 15 (2.49%) FortiGate
6 7 (1.16%) TrustSec
7 6 (1.00%) OPNET
8 5 (0.83%) OpenView
9 4 (0.66%) Cacti
9 4 (0.66%) Nagios
9 4 (0.66%) Puppet
10 3 (0.50%) Cobbler
10 3 (0.50%) SCCM
11 2 (0.33%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.33%) Cisco CME
12 1 (0.17%) CA Spectrum
12 1 (0.17%) Cisco LMS
12 1 (0.17%) Endace
12 1 (0.17%) vRealize
12 1 (0.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 603 (100.00%) Cisco
2 136 (22.55%) CheckPoint
3 105 (17.41%) Juniper
4 91 (15.09%) F5
5 62 (10.28%) VMware
6 53 (8.79%) Palo Alto
7 43 (7.13%) HP
8 41 (6.80%) Fortinet
9 30 (4.98%) SolarWinds
10 29 (4.81%) Microsoft
11 26 (4.31%) Riverbed
12 25 (4.15%) Citrix
13 20 (3.32%) Meraki
14 19 (3.15%) NetApp
15 17 (2.82%) Avaya
15 17 (2.82%) Nokia
16 16 (2.65%) Aruba
17 14 (2.32%) Intel Security
18 13 (2.16%) Red Hat
19 10 (1.66%) Polycom
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