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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Engineer
Rank 326 351 338
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 330 324 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.59% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.62% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 207 196
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 13
Median hourly rate £38.50 £18.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.88% -23.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.70 £8.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £36.40 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.56 £15.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+143.73% -36.17%

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
48175 51856 52713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31544 33013 33319
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1684 2028 2169
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +11 298 £375 +7.14% 43
London -4 104 £388 - 15
South East +3 66 £375 +7.14% 8
West Midlands -13 36 £388 +29.16% 9
Berkshire +6 24 £419 +19.64% 3
Yorkshire +5 20 £375 +17.64% 2
North West +4 19 £310 -4.61% 7
South Wales +15 18 £363 +16.00%
Wales +9 18 £363 +16.00% 1
Birmingham +4 18 £400 +6.66% 2
East of England +6 17 £281 -25.00%
Reading +14 16 £400 -11.11% 3
East Midlands +4 16 £325 +60.49% 1
South West +4 15 £350 -4.10% 1
Hampshire +4 15 £362 +9.28% 1
South Yorkshire -2 12 £390 +39.28%
Sheffield -5 11 £390 +39.28%
Buckinghamshire +18 10 £375 +15.38%
Manchester +7 10 £320 -1.53% 5
City of London -1 10 £433 +19.31% 7
West Yorkshire +7 9 £375 +7.14% 2
Milton Keynes +22 8 £370 +59.13%
Scotland +2 8 £225 -25.00% 1
Essex +11 7 £250 -40.47%
Derbyshire +7 7 £250 -
Shropshire +4 7 £388 +29.16% 1
Suffolk - 7 £338 -
Telford - 7 £388 - 1
Middlesex +4 6 £404 -10.27%
Bristol +3 6 £375 -

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 653 (100.00%) Cisco
2 376 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
3 332 (50.84%) Firewall
4 275 (42.11%) CCNP
5 196 (30.02%) CCNA
6 189 (28.94%) Cisco ASA
7 184 (28.18%) LAN
8 163 (24.96%) CheckPoint
9 156 (23.89%) WAN
10 133 (20.37%) Cisco Nexus
11 129 (19.75%) Juniper
12 114 (17.46%) Wireless
13 105 (16.08%) Data Centre
14 102 (15.62%) Network Security
14 102 (15.62%) F5
15 92 (14.09%) OSPF
16 86 (13.17%) VPN
17 85 (13.02%) VoIP
17 85 (13.02%) Windows
18 82 (12.56%) BGP
19 77 (11.79%) Security Cleared
20 76 (11.64%) VLAN
21 74 (11.33%) CCIE
22 71 (10.87%) VMware
23 70 (10.72%) Cisco CUCM
24 67 (10.26%) Palo Alto
25 65 (9.95%) Finance
26 62 (9.49%) MPLS
26 62 (9.49%) SC Cleared
27 61 (9.34%) ITIL

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 21 (3.22%) MS Exchange
2 11 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (1.38%) Skype for Business
4 6 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.61%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.15%) Apache
7 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.15%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.15%) IIS
7 1 (0.15%) JBoss
7 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.15%) SAS
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (1.53%) MS Office
2 6 (0.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.92%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.92%) assyst
2 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.68%) Office 365
2 8 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.15%) G Suite
5 1 (0.15%) SaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Trello
5 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 332 (50.84%) Firewall
2 189 (28.94%) Cisco ASA
3 184 (28.18%) LAN
4 156 (23.89%) WAN
5 133 (20.37%) Cisco Nexus
6 114 (17.46%) Wireless
7 102 (15.62%) Network Security
8 92 (14.09%) OSPF
9 86 (13.17%) VPN
10 85 (13.02%) VoIP
11 82 (12.56%) BGP
12 76 (11.64%) VLAN
13 62 (9.49%) MPLS
14 53 (8.12%) TCP/IP
15 52 (7.96%) DNS
16 46 (7.04%) EIGRP
17 40 (6.13%) SSL
18 37 (5.67%) Cisco IOS
19 36 (5.51%) Cisco IPT
19 36 (5.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.15%) Big Data
2 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (0.77%) JIRA
1 5 (0.77%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 65 (9.95%) Finance
2 50 (7.66%) Telecoms
3 25 (3.83%) Banking
4 12 (1.84%) Retail
5 9 (1.38%) Legal
6 5 (0.77%) Law
7 4 (0.61%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.46%) Advertising
9 2 (0.31%) Automotive
9 2 (0.31%) Back Office
9 2 (0.31%) Billing
9 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.31%) Publishing
9 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Front Office
10 1 (0.15%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.91%) 802.1X
2 15 (2.30%) XMPP
3 6 (0.92%) CSS
4 5 (0.77%) Web Services
5 4 (0.61%) MSMQ
5 4 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (0.46%) REST
7 2 (0.31%) Middleware
7 2 (0.31%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.15%) COM
8 1 (0.15%) JSON
8 1 (0.15%) SOAP
8 1 (0.15%) Velocity
8 1 (0.15%) XML
8 1 (0.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 105 (16.08%) Data Centre
2 23 (3.52%) Video Conferencing
3 13 (1.99%) Management Information System
4 11 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.23%) Driving Licence
5 8 (1.23%) NHS
6 7 (1.07%) FlexPod
7 6 (0.92%) Computer Science
7 6 (0.92%) EMC VNX
8 4 (0.61%) Cryptography
8 4 (0.61%) EMC VMAX
8 4 (0.61%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (0.61%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.61%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (0.46%) e-Health
9 3 (0.46%) IVR
9 3 (0.46%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.31%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.31%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 85 (13.02%) Windows
2 53 (8.12%) Windows Server
3 42 (6.43%) Linux
4 29 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.68%) Unix
8 10 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.07%) Solaris
10 6 (0.92%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.77%) SUSE
11 5 (0.77%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.61%) AIX
13 3 (0.46%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (0.46%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.31%) CentOS
14 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (9.34%) ITIL
2 57 (8.73%) Network Design
3 46 (7.04%) Load Balancing
4 43 (6.58%) Network Management
5 34 (5.21%) Migration
6 29 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
7 25 (3.83%) Change Management
8 20 (3.06%) Network Architecture
8 20 (3.06%) Project Management
9 13 (1.99%) Service Delivery
10 12 (1.84%) Incident Management
11 11 (1.68%) Change Control
11 11 (1.68%) Mentoring
12 10 (1.53%) Configuration Management
12 10 (1.53%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (1.53%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (1.53%) High Availability
12 10 (1.53%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (1.38%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (1.38%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (2.30%) SQL
2 8 (1.23%) PowerShell
3 6 (0.92%) C
3 6 (0.92%) Shell Script
4 3 (0.46%) Python
5 2 (0.31%) Java
5 2 (0.31%) Perl
6 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.15%) VB
6 1 (0.15%) VBScript
6 1 (0.15%) XPath
Qualifications
1 376 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
2 275 (42.11%) CCNP
3 196 (30.02%) CCNA
4 77 (11.79%) Security Cleared
5 74 (11.33%) CCIE
6 62 (9.49%) SC Cleared
7 37 (5.67%) CCDP
8 34 (5.21%) CCVP
9 25 (3.83%) CCDA
10 16 (2.45%) JNCIA
11 13 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (1.84%) MCSE
13 11 (1.68%) Degree
14 10 (1.53%) MCSA
15 9 (1.38%) JNCIP
16 8 (1.23%) CCNP Voice
16 8 (1.23%) CCSA
16 8 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (1.07%) JNCIE
17 7 (1.07%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.76%) PCI DSS
2 16 (2.45%) SLA
3 5 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.31%) QA
6 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.15%) RMADS
System Software
1 40 (6.13%) Active Directory
2 31 (4.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.52%) vSphere
4 17 (2.60%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.07%) vCloud
6 6 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.77%) XenApp
8 4 (0.61%) Firmware
8 4 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.61%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.46%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.31%) iptables
10 2 (0.31%) NFS
10 2 (0.31%) XenServer
11 1 (0.15%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 70 (10.72%) Cisco CUCM
2 35 (5.36%) Cisco UCCX
3 25 (3.83%) Cisco UCCE
4 17 (2.60%) FortiGate
5 14 (2.14%) Cisco Prime
6 7 (1.07%) OpenView
7 5 (0.77%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.61%) Cacti
8 4 (0.61%) Nagios
8 4 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.46%) Cisco CME
9 3 (0.46%) SCCM
10 2 (0.31%) Nessus
10 2 (0.31%) OPNET
10 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.31%) Puppet
11 1 (0.15%) CA Spectrum
11 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 653 (100.00%) Cisco
2 163 (24.96%) CheckPoint
3 129 (19.75%) Juniper
4 102 (15.62%) F5
5 71 (10.87%) VMware
6 67 (10.26%) Palo Alto
7 46 (7.04%) Microsoft
8 41 (6.28%) HP
9 38 (5.82%) Fortinet
10 27 (4.13%) Citrix
10 27 (4.13%) SolarWinds
11 26 (3.98%) NetApp
12 19 (2.91%) Blue Coat
12 19 (2.91%) Intel Security
12 19 (2.91%) Meraki
13 18 (2.76%) Aruba
13 18 (2.76%) Red Hat
13 18 (2.76%) Riverbed
14 15 (2.30%) Brocade
15 13 (1.99%) Avaya
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