The first table below looks at the demand for the Cisco Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Engineer
Rank 439 428 400
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 154 142 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.30% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 75 105
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 10
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +31.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £31.20 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
- +41.17%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50509 47198 53521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.49% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30674 27610 29823
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2137 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Cisco Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 25 July 2014.

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
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -11 148 £313 +4.16% 28
London +59 96 £300 -4.00% 12
City of London +47 49 £306 +11.36% 8
South East -15 20 £385 +14.07% 8
East of England -28 11 £300 - 2
Hampshire -11 10 £525 +61.53% 2
West Midlands -15 8 £313 +4.16% 1
South West -35 8 £325 +8.33% 4
Birmingham 0 4 £219 +36.71% 1
Surrey -4 4 £363 -7.93% 3
Hertfordshire -4 3 £329 -2.95% 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £300 -
Yorkshire +3 2 - - 1
Berkshire -2 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -6 2 £325 +27.45% 1
East Midlands -7 2 £375 +17.18%
Scotland -24 2 £150 -57.14% 2
Docklands, London +9 1 - -
Portsmouth +5 1 - -
West Yorkshire +3 1 - - 1
Leeds 0 1 - - 1
Middlesex -3 1 - -
Exeter -10 1 £400 +33.33%
Devon -10 1 £400 +33.33%
Watford - 1 £283 -
Hook - 1 £525 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
Kent - - - -

Cisco Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Cisco Engineer in their job title.

1 281 (100.00%) Cisco
2 169 (60.14%) Cisco Certification
3 134 (47.69%) CCNP
4 93 (33.10%) Firewall
5 75 (26.69%) CCNA
6 66 (23.49%) WAN
7 57 (20.28%) LAN
7 57 (20.28%) CheckPoint
7 57 (20.28%) Cisco CUCM
8 47 (16.73%) Finance
9 46 (16.37%) VoIP
10 44 (15.66%) VPN
10 44 (15.66%) Cisco ASA
11 41 (14.59%) Juniper
12 39 (13.88%) EIGRP
12 39 (13.88%) Cisco Nexus
13 37 (13.17%) Cisco UCCE
14 35 (12.46%) BGP
15 34 (12.10%) Wireless
16 33 (11.74%) Network Security
16 33 (11.74%) F5
17 30 (10.68%) MPLS
18 27 (9.61%) Cisco PIX
19 26 (9.25%) Banking
20 24 (8.54%) VLAN
21 23 (8.19%) Security Cleared
22 22 (7.83%) Telecoms
22 22 (7.83%) ITIL
23 21 (7.47%) OSPF
23 21 (7.47%) Cisco UCCX

Cisco Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Cisco Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.07%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (3.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.07%) MS Office
3 2 (0.71%) EPLAN
4 1 (0.36%) MS Project
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 93 (33.10%) Firewall
2 66 (23.49%) WAN
3 57 (20.28%) LAN
4 46 (16.37%) VoIP
5 44 (15.66%) VPN
5 44 (15.66%) Cisco ASA
6 39 (13.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 39 (13.88%) EIGRP
7 35 (12.46%) BGP
8 34 (12.10%) Wireless
9 33 (11.74%) Network Security
10 30 (10.68%) MPLS
11 27 (9.61%) Cisco PIX
12 24 (8.54%) VLAN
13 21 (7.47%) OSPF
14 19 (6.76%) IPsec
15 16 (5.69%) Multicast
16 11 (3.91%) IP Telephony
16 11 (3.91%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (3.91%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.36%) Ant
General
1 47 (16.73%) Finance
2 26 (9.25%) Banking
3 22 (7.83%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.14%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.07%) Back Office
5 3 (1.07%) Billing
5 3 (1.07%) Local Government
6 2 (0.71%) Dutch Language
6 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.71%) Retail
7 1 (0.36%) Publishing
7 1 (0.36%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.63%) VXML
2 7 (2.49%) XMPP
3 3 (1.07%) CSS
4 2 (0.71%) XML
5 1 (0.36%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.49%) IVR
1 7 (2.49%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (1.78%) Firmware
3 4 (1.42%) NHS
4 2 (0.71%) GIS
4 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.71%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.36%) e-Health
5 1 (0.36%) SecurID
5 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.36%) Online Games
5 1 (0.36%) FMCG
5 1 (0.36%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.91%) Windows
2 9 (3.20%) Linux
3 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.71%) Solaris
5 1 (0.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (7.83%) ITIL
2 20 (7.12%) Network Design
3 15 (5.34%) Project Management
4 13 (4.63%) Network Management
4 13 (4.63%) Change Control
5 12 (4.27%) Service Delivery
5 12 (4.27%) Migration
6 11 (3.91%) Load Balancing
7 6 (2.14%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (1.42%) Cisco ICM Scripting
8 4 (1.42%) Network Architecture
8 4 (1.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (1.42%) Change Management
8 4 (1.42%) Service Management
8 4 (1.42%) PRINCE2
9 3 (1.07%) Information Security
9 3 (1.07%) Contact Management
9 3 (1.07%) Incident Management
9 3 (1.07%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (1.07%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.36%) R
Qualifications
1 169 (60.14%) Cisco Certification
2 134 (47.69%) CCNP
3 75 (26.69%) CCNA
4 23 (8.19%) Security Cleared
5 20 (7.12%) CCVP
6 16 (5.69%) SC Cleared
7 15 (5.34%) CCIE
8 8 (2.85%) CCIP
9 7 (2.49%) CCDP
10 6 (2.14%) Degree
11 5 (1.78%) JNCIS
11 5 (1.78%) CCSA
11 5 (1.78%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.07%) CCDA
13 1 (0.36%) HND
13 1 (0.36%) CCSP
13 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.36%) CCSE
13 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.49%) SLA
2 3 (1.07%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.07%) vSphere
4 2 (0.71%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 57 (20.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 37 (13.17%) Cisco UCCE
3 21 (7.47%) Cisco UCCX
4 9 (3.20%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.07%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.71%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.36%) Nagios
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.36%) SCCM
7 1 (0.36%) SCOM
7 1 (0.36%) Cacti
7 1 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 281 (100.00%) Cisco
2 57 (20.28%) CheckPoint
3 41 (14.59%) Juniper
4 33 (11.74%) F5
5 16 (5.69%) Microsoft
6 14 (4.98%) VMware
7 11 (3.91%) HP
8 10 (3.56%) SolarWinds
9 9 (3.20%) Riverbed
10 7 (2.49%) BT
10 7 (2.49%) ProCurve
10 7 (2.49%) Avaya
11 6 (2.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 6 (2.14%) Nokia
11 6 (2.14%) Blue Coat
11 6 (2.14%) McAfee
12 4 (1.42%) Mitel
12 4 (1.42%) IronPort
12 4 (1.42%) EMC
12 4 (1.42%) Citrix
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