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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Engineer
Rank 356 384 359
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 325 299 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.52% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.55% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 182 162
Median daily rate £355 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £236 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £10.00 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £32.75 £33.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £22.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -15.89%

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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 +27 302 £360 +2.85% 55
London +1 114 £375 -3.22% 17
South East +26 74 £325 - 16
Yorkshire +1 30 £360 +2.85% 5
West Midlands -25 23 £400 +60.00% 2
North West +22 19 £375 +7.14% 4
West Yorkshire +7 19 £360 -10.00% 5
East of England +13 17 £320 -1.53% 4
City of London +2 15 £388 +0.19% 6
South Wales +34 13 £350 +16.66% 1
Wales +30 13 £350 +16.66% 2
Leeds -4 13 £350 -12.50% 4
Surrey +12 12 £306 +2.08% 4
Hampshire +1 12 £350 -6.66% 5
Birmingham +1 11 £400 - 1
Kent +13 10 £200 -42.85% 2
Middlesex +10 10 £438 -2.77%
Oxfordshire +1 10 £300 -9.09% 1
East Midlands -7 10 £250 -9.09% 4
South West +15 9 £355 +18.33% 3
Berkshire -2 9 £325 +8.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +21 8 £320 -14.66%
Manchester -4 8 £363 +3.57% 4
Bristol +8 7 £355 +9.23%
Derbyshire +2 7 £240 -12.72% 1
South Yorkshire -5 7 £448 +62.72%
Milton Keynes +17 6 £243 -35.33%
Reading +14 6 £325 +4.83%
Cheshire +6 6 £305 -26.50%
Hertfordshire -1 6 £375 -11.76% 2

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 632 (100.00%) Cisco
2 377 (59.65%) Cisco Certification
3 319 (50.47%) Firewall
4 279 (44.15%) CCNP
5 194 (30.70%) Cisco ASA
6 178 (28.16%) CCNA
7 175 (27.69%) WAN
8 174 (27.53%) LAN
9 165 (26.11%) CheckPoint
10 148 (23.42%) Cisco Nexus
11 120 (18.99%) Wireless
12 119 (18.83%) Juniper
13 111 (17.56%) Network Security
14 102 (16.14%) OSPF
15 98 (15.51%) F5
15 98 (15.51%) Data Centre
16 96 (15.19%) BGP
17 89 (14.08%) CCIE
18 86 (13.61%) VoIP
19 83 (13.13%) Windows
20 82 (12.97%) VPN
21 77 (12.18%) Security Cleared
22 72 (11.39%) MPLS
23 67 (10.60%) SC Cleared
24 66 (10.44%) Palo Alto
25 64 (10.13%) TCP/IP
25 64 (10.13%) ITIL
26 63 (9.97%) VMware
27 62 (9.81%) EIGRP
28 60 (9.49%) 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 18 (2.85%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.11%) Skype for Business
3 6 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.47%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.32%) Apache
6 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.32%) IIS
6 2 (0.32%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.16%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.16%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (1.74%) MS Office
2 6 (0.95%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.79%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.95%) assyst
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.42%) Office 365
2 7 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.16%) Trello
4 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 319 (50.47%) Firewall
2 194 (30.70%) Cisco ASA
3 175 (27.69%) WAN
4 174 (27.53%) LAN
5 148 (23.42%) Cisco Nexus
6 120 (18.99%) Wireless
7 111 (17.56%) Network Security
8 102 (16.14%) OSPF
9 96 (15.19%) BGP
10 86 (13.61%) VoIP
11 82 (12.97%) VPN
12 72 (11.39%) MPLS
13 64 (10.13%) TCP/IP
14 62 (9.81%) EIGRP
15 55 (8.70%) VLAN
16 44 (6.96%) Cisco Wireless
17 41 (6.49%) DNS
18 37 (5.85%) Cisco IOS
19 35 (5.54%) Cisco IPT
19 35 (5.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (0.79%) JIRA
2 4 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (0.47%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 58 (9.18%) Finance
2 33 (5.22%) Banking
3 28 (4.43%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.58%) Legal
4 10 (1.58%) Retail
5 3 (0.47%) Advertising
5 3 (0.47%) Investment Banking
5 3 (0.47%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.32%) Back Office
6 2 (0.32%) Military
6 2 (0.32%) Publishing
7 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.16%) Automotive
7 1 (0.16%) Billing
7 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.16%) French Language
7 1 (0.16%) Front Office
7 1 (0.16%) Law
7 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.16%) 802.1X
2 10 (1.58%) CSS
2 10 (1.58%) XMPP
3 3 (0.47%) Web Services
4 2 (0.32%) Middleware
4 2 (0.32%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.32%) REST
5 1 (0.16%) COM
5 1 (0.16%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 98 (15.51%) Data Centre
2 30 (4.75%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (1.74%) Driving Licence
3 11 (1.74%) FlexPod
4 10 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (1.42%) NHS
6 7 (1.11%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.11%) Cryptography
7 6 (0.95%) IVR
7 6 (0.95%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.79%) e-Health
8 5 (0.79%) User Experience
9 3 (0.47%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.47%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.47%) Statistics
10 2 (0.32%) Clustering
10 2 (0.32%) Replication
10 2 (0.32%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.16%) AVVID
11 1 (0.16%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 83 (13.13%) Windows
2 60 (9.49%) Windows Server
3 47 (7.44%) Linux
4 30 (4.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (2.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.11%) Data ONTAP
9 5 (0.79%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.63%) CentOS
11 3 (0.47%) Unix
12 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.32%) Solaris
12 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (10.13%) ITIL
2 48 (7.59%) Load Balancing
2 48 (7.59%) Network Design
3 47 (7.44%) Network Management
4 37 (5.85%) Network Monitoring
5 32 (5.06%) Migration
6 24 (3.80%) Change Management
7 18 (2.85%) Network Architecture
8 17 (2.69%) Project Management
9 15 (2.37%) Incident Management
10 12 (1.90%) High Availability
11 11 (1.74%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (1.74%) Change Control
11 11 (1.74%) Time Management
12 10 (1.58%) ITIL V3
13 9 (1.42%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (1.42%) Performance Monitoring
13 9 (1.42%) Service Management
13 9 (1.42%) WAN Optimisation
14 8 (1.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (1.58%) PowerShell
1 10 (1.58%) SQL
2 7 (1.11%) Python
3 6 (0.95%) C
4 4 (0.63%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.47%) Java
6 2 (0.32%) Tcl
7 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.16%) Korn
7 1 (0.16%) Lisp
7 1 (0.16%) PHP
7 1 (0.16%) Ruby
7 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 377 (59.65%) Cisco Certification
2 279 (44.15%) CCNP
3 178 (28.16%) CCNA
4 89 (14.08%) CCIE
5 77 (12.18%) Security Cleared
6 67 (10.60%) SC Cleared
7 41 (6.49%) CCDP
8 31 (4.91%) CCVP
9 18 (2.85%) CCDA
10 9 (1.42%) Degree
11 8 (1.27%) JNCIE
11 8 (1.27%) MCSE
11 8 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (1.11%) CCSP
12 7 (1.11%) JNCIA
13 6 (0.95%) CCDE
13 6 (0.95%) CCSE
13 6 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.95%) NCDA
13 6 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.53%) PCI DSS
2 14 (2.22%) SLA
3 5 (0.79%) QA
4 4 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.16%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.16%) RMADS
System Software
1 34 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 26 (4.11%) vSphere
3 20 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (2.37%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.42%) vCloud
6 6 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.63%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.47%) Firmware
8 3 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (0.47%) NFS
8 3 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.47%) XenApp
9 2 (0.32%) iptables
9 2 (0.32%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.32%) XenServer
10 1 (0.16%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 53 (8.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 29 (4.59%) Cisco Prime
3 25 (3.96%) Cisco UCCX
4 18 (2.85%) Cisco UCCE
5 15 (2.37%) FortiGate
6 7 (1.11%) OpenView
6 7 (1.11%) OPNET
6 7 (1.11%) TrustSec
7 5 (0.79%) Puppet
7 5 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.47%) Cacti
8 3 (0.47%) Cobbler
8 3 (0.47%) Nagios
9 2 (0.32%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.32%) Cisco CME
9 2 (0.32%) SCCM
10 1 (0.16%) AppManager
10 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.16%) Nessus
10 1 (0.16%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 632 (100.00%) Cisco
2 165 (26.11%) CheckPoint
3 119 (18.83%) Juniper
4 98 (15.51%) F5
5 66 (10.44%) Palo Alto
6 63 (9.97%) VMware
7 53 (8.39%) Fortinet
8 42 (6.65%) Microsoft
9 41 (6.49%) HP
10 33 (5.22%) SolarWinds
11 32 (5.06%) Citrix
12 29 (4.59%) Riverbed
13 20 (3.16%) Meraki
13 20 (3.16%) NetApp
14 19 (3.01%) Intel Security
15 16 (2.53%) Aruba
15 16 (2.53%) Nokia
16 15 (2.37%) Red Hat
17 13 (2.06%) Avaya
18 9 (1.42%) Splunk
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