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 23 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Engineer
Rank 340 366 343
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 341 312 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.54% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.57% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 189 159
Median daily rate £360 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £334
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.76 £24.55 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.24 £40.95 £26.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -10.00%

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
51788 54568 52505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.82% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 33741 34681 31721
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £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 1632 2045 2054
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.60 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +0.60%

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 23 August 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 23 August 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 23 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 +27 318 £363 - 55
London -12 118 £375 -11.76% 17
South East +4 74 £350 +7.69% 13
Yorkshire -3 39 £360 +2.85% 6
East of England +32 23 £300 -7.69% 4
West Midlands -31 22 £375 +25.00% 3
West Yorkshire -3 21 £360 +2.85% 4
Berkshire +11 20 £369 +22.91% 2
City of London +24 18 £388 -8.64% 5
Leeds -7 17 £355 +1.42% 2
North West +11 14 £375 +15.38% 7
South West +13 12 £365 +4.28% 2
South Yorkshire -1 12 £448 +72.11% 2
East Midlands -2 12 £276 -21.07% 2
Manchester 0 11 £375 +7.14% 6
Sheffield -9 10 - - 1
Middlesex - 10 £438 -
Kent +17 9 £200 -42.85% 2
Oxfordshire +5 9 £275 -16.66% 4
Surrey -1 9 £298 -0.83% 2
Birmingham -7 9 £363 +20.83% 1
Essex +14 8 £262 -16.82%
Scotland +12 8 £235 -37.58%
Hampshire -2 8 £338 -32.50% 2
South Wales +20 7 £350 +7.69%
Wales +19 7 £350 +16.66%
Buckinghamshire +10 7 £238 -36.66%
Milton Keynes +9 6 £160 -57.33%
Bedfordshire +5 6 - -
Hertfordshire +9 5 £375 +13.20% 2

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 629 (100.00%) Cisco
2 381 (60.57%) Cisco Certification
3 308 (48.97%) Firewall
4 279 (44.36%) CCNP
5 202 (32.11%) Cisco ASA
6 176 (27.98%) WAN
7 167 (26.55%) LAN
8 165 (26.23%) CCNA
9 158 (25.12%) CheckPoint
10 142 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
11 125 (19.87%) Wireless
12 113 (17.97%) Network Security
13 109 (17.33%) Juniper
14 107 (17.01%) OSPF
15 106 (16.85%) BGP
16 96 (15.26%) Data Centre
17 95 (15.10%) F5
18 92 (14.63%) VPN
19 91 (14.47%) VoIP
20 85 (13.51%) CCIE
21 80 (12.72%) Windows
22 79 (12.56%) MPLS
23 70 (11.13%) VMware
24 69 (10.97%) Security Cleared
24 69 (10.97%) TCP/IP
25 66 (10.49%) ITIL
26 65 (10.33%) Palo Alto
27 60 (9.54%) SC Cleared
28 58 (9.22%) EIGRP
29 57 (9.06%) Windows Server

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 11 (1.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (0.79%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.32%) Apache
4 2 (0.32%) IIS
4 2 (0.32%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.16%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.16%) nginx
5 1 (0.16%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (1.75%) MS Office
1 11 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.79%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.79%) assyst
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (1.27%) Office 365
2 7 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.79%) IaaS
3 5 (0.79%) PaaS
3 5 (0.79%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.16%) Trello
4 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 308 (48.97%) Firewall
2 202 (32.11%) Cisco ASA
3 176 (27.98%) WAN
4 167 (26.55%) LAN
5 142 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 125 (19.87%) Wireless
7 113 (17.97%) Network Security
8 107 (17.01%) OSPF
9 106 (16.85%) BGP
10 92 (14.63%) VPN
11 91 (14.47%) VoIP
12 79 (12.56%) MPLS
13 69 (10.97%) TCP/IP
14 58 (9.22%) EIGRP
15 49 (7.79%) VLAN
16 47 (7.47%) Cisco Wireless
17 44 (7.00%) DNS
18 39 (6.20%) Cisco IOS
19 33 (5.25%) SSL
19 33 (5.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.48%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.32%) JIRA
3 2 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 56 (8.90%) Finance
2 37 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 27 (4.29%) Banking
4 8 (1.27%) Retail
5 7 (1.11%) Legal
6 4 (0.64%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.48%) Publishing
8 2 (0.32%) Automotive
8 2 (0.32%) Back Office
8 2 (0.32%) French Language
8 2 (0.32%) Military
8 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.16%) Advertising
9 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.16%) Billing
9 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.16%) Front Office
9 1 (0.16%) Law
9 1 (0.16%) Local Government
9 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.34%) 802.1X
2 11 (1.75%) XMPP
3 10 (1.59%) CSS
4 6 (0.95%) Middleware
5 4 (0.64%) Web Services
6 3 (0.48%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.32%) REST
8 1 (0.16%) COM
8 1 (0.16%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 96 (15.26%) Data Centre
2 28 (4.45%) Video Conferencing
3 15 (2.38%) FlexPod
4 13 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (1.91%) Driving Licence
6 11 (1.75%) NHS
7 8 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 6 (0.95%) e-Health
9 5 (0.79%) Cryptography
9 5 (0.79%) IVR
9 5 (0.79%) User Experience
10 4 (0.64%) Statistics
11 3 (0.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (0.48%) Handset
11 3 (0.48%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.48%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.48%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.32%) Clustering
12 2 (0.32%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.32%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 80 (12.72%) Windows
2 57 (9.06%) Windows Server
3 55 (8.74%) Linux
4 27 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.75%) Data ONTAP
9 7 (1.11%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.95%) Unix
11 4 (0.64%) CentOS
12 3 (0.48%) Solaris
13 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.16%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (10.49%) ITIL
2 54 (8.59%) Load Balancing
3 49 (7.79%) Network Design
4 44 (7.00%) Network Management
5 36 (5.72%) Migration
6 35 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
7 25 (3.97%) Change Management
8 23 (3.66%) Project Management
9 18 (2.86%) Network Architecture
10 15 (2.38%) Incident Management
11 12 (1.91%) High Availability
11 12 (1.91%) WAN Optimisation
12 11 (1.75%) ITIL V3
13 10 (1.59%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (1.59%) Service Management
14 9 (1.43%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (1.43%) Time Management
15 8 (1.27%) Patch Management
15 8 (1.27%) Performance Monitoring
15 8 (1.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (1.91%) Python
2 11 (1.75%) PowerShell
3 9 (1.43%) SQL
4 8 (1.27%) C
5 7 (1.11%) Tcl
6 5 (0.79%) Perl
7 4 (0.64%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.48%) Java
9 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.16%) Korn
9 1 (0.16%) Lisp
9 1 (0.16%) PHP
9 1 (0.16%) Ruby
9 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 381 (60.57%) Cisco Certification
2 279 (44.36%) CCNP
3 165 (26.23%) CCNA
4 85 (13.51%) CCIE
5 69 (10.97%) Security Cleared
6 60 (9.54%) SC Cleared
7 35 (5.56%) CCDP
8 32 (5.09%) CCVP
9 15 (2.38%) CCDA
10 11 (1.75%) Degree
11 9 (1.43%) DV Cleared
11 9 (1.43%) NCDA
12 8 (1.27%) JNCIE
13 7 (1.11%) CCNP Voice
13 7 (1.11%) Check Point Certification
13 7 (1.11%) JNCIA
13 7 (1.11%) MCSE
13 7 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (0.95%) CCSP
14 6 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.54%) PCI DSS
2 14 (2.23%) SLA
3 5 (0.79%) QA
4 4 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) GLP
5 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.16%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.16%) RMADS
System Software
1 30 (4.77%) Active Directory
2 26 (4.13%) vSphere
3 22 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.07%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.95%) vCloud
5 6 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.79%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.48%) Firmware
7 3 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.48%) NFS
7 3 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.48%) XenApp
8 2 (0.32%) iptables
8 2 (0.32%) XenServer
9 1 (0.16%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.16%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.16%) Snort
9 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 51 (8.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 26 (4.13%) Cisco Prime
2 26 (4.13%) Cisco UCCX
3 17 (2.70%) Cisco UCCE
4 12 (1.91%) FortiGate
5 7 (1.11%) OPNET
5 7 (1.11%) TrustSec
6 5 (0.79%) OpenView
6 5 (0.79%) Puppet
7 4 (0.64%) Cacti
8 3 (0.48%) Cobbler
8 3 (0.48%) Nagios
8 3 (0.48%) SCCM
8 3 (0.48%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.32%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.32%) Cisco CME
10 1 (0.16%) Endace
10 1 (0.16%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.16%) vRealize
Vendors
1 629 (100.00%) Cisco
2 158 (25.12%) CheckPoint
3 109 (17.33%) Juniper
4 95 (15.10%) F5
5 70 (11.13%) VMware
6 65 (10.33%) Palo Alto
7 43 (6.84%) HP
8 37 (5.88%) Fortinet
9 34 (5.41%) Microsoft
9 34 (5.41%) SolarWinds
10 30 (4.77%) Citrix
11 29 (4.61%) Riverbed
12 23 (3.66%) NetApp
13 22 (3.50%) Meraki
14 18 (2.86%) Avaya
15 17 (2.70%) Aruba
15 17 (2.70%) Nokia
16 13 (2.07%) Intel Security
16 13 (2.07%) Red Hat
17 10 (1.59%) Polycom
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