The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IPT skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IPT over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 625 620 606
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 36 43 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.075% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% 0.54% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 18
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £160 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £34.70 - £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 - £15.75

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8725 7949 7689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.21% 13.93% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5338 4551 4078
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 428 485 443
Median hourly rate £29.25 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Cisco IPT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Cisco IPT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IPT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco IPT
Daily Rate Trend

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

Cisco IPT Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco IPT
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco IPT within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Cisco IPT Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cisco IPT
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Cisco IPT Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco IPT
Top 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IPT within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +6 29 £353 +0.71% 2
London -18 12 £400 - 1
South West +11 9 £360 -
Bristol - 5 £360 -
East of England +18 4 £300 -14.28% 1
South East +17 4 £350 -
South Wales - 4 £350 -
Wales - 4 £350 -
Scotland +4 3 £235 -
Essex +1 3 £300 +17.18%
Motherwell - 3 £235 -
North Lanarkshire - 3 £235 -
Hampshire - 3 £350 -
Wiltshire -8 2 - -
Somerset - 2 £263 -
Clevedon - 2 £263 -
Swindon - 2 - -
City of London +42 1 - -
Surrey -7 1 £385 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £325 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £325 -
Suffolk - 1 - -

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IPT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Cisco IPT.

1 60 (96.77%) Cisco
2 36 (58.06%) IP Telephony
3 31 (50.00%) Firewall
4 25 (40.32%) WAN
5 21 (33.87%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (32.26%) CheckPoint
7 19 (30.65%) Wireless
8 18 (29.03%) Cisco Prime
9 17 (27.42%) LAN
10 16 (25.81%) Windows
11 15 (24.19%) ITIL
12 14 (22.58%) Video Conferencing
12 14 (22.58%) NetScaler
13 13 (20.97%) Network Management
13 13 (20.97%) VPN
13 13 (20.97%) MPLS
14 12 (19.35%) HP
14 12 (19.35%) Finance
14 12 (19.35%) SolarWinds
15 11 (17.74%) Cisco ISE
15 11 (17.74%) Cisco CUCM
15 11 (17.74%) Windows Server
15 11 (17.74%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (17.74%) SLA
15 11 (17.74%) CCNA
16 10 (16.13%) CCNP
16 10 (16.13%) Juniper
16 10 (16.13%) TACACS
16 10 (16.13%) Data Centre
17 9 (14.52%) Unified Communications

Cisco IPT
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 6 (9.68%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) assyst
2 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
1 2 (3.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 36 (58.06%) IP Telephony
2 31 (50.00%) Firewall
3 25 (40.32%) WAN
4 19 (30.65%) Wireless
5 17 (27.42%) LAN
6 14 (22.58%) NetScaler
7 13 (20.97%) MPLS
7 13 (20.97%) VPN
8 11 (17.74%) Cisco ISE
8 11 (17.74%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (16.13%) TACACS
10 9 (14.52%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (14.52%) Unified Communications
11 8 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (12.90%) FWSM
12 7 (11.29%) BGP
12 7 (11.29%) Network Security
12 7 (11.29%) VoIP
13 6 (9.68%) DHCP
13 6 (9.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.45%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.45%) Legal
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) Law
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (46.77%) Network Engineer
2 25 (40.32%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (25.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Network Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Cisco IPT Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Juniper Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 4 (6.45%) Cisco Specialist
8 4 (6.45%) IP Telephony Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Network Specialist
8 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Network Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Telephony Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Cisco Support
9 3 (4.84%) Design Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) COM
2 1 (1.61%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Video Conferencing
2 10 (16.13%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.61%) Eurex
5 1 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) IVR
5 1 (1.61%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Windows
2 11 (17.74%) Windows Server
3 9 (14.52%) Linux
3 9 (14.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Android
4 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) ITIL
2 13 (20.97%) Network Management
3 8 (12.90%) Migration
4 5 (8.06%) ITIL V3
5 4 (6.45%) CAD
5 4 (6.45%) Capacity Management
5 4 (6.45%) Change Control
5 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.45%) Data Management
5 4 (6.45%) Network Design
5 4 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.84%) CRM
6 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.23%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.23%) Data Governance
7 2 (3.23%) Document Management
7 2 (3.23%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) Java
1 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (33.87%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (17.74%) CCNA
3 10 (16.13%) CCNP
4 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
4 9 (14.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (3.23%) CCVP
5 2 (3.23%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.61%) CCIE
6 1 (1.61%) HNC
6 1 (1.61%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.61%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.74%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) UAG
2 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (29.03%) Cisco Prime
2 11 (17.74%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (9.68%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 60 (96.77%) Cisco
2 20 (32.26%) CheckPoint
3 12 (19.35%) HP
3 12 (19.35%) SolarWinds
4 10 (16.13%) Juniper
5 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
6 8 (12.90%) IBM
6 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
7 7 (11.29%) Aruba
7 7 (11.29%) CA
7 7 (11.29%) IronPort
7 7 (11.29%) Nokia
8 5 (8.06%) F5
8 5 (8.06%) Riverbed
9 4 (6.45%) Brocade
9 4 (6.45%) ProCurve
9 4 (6.45%) Sonus
10 3 (4.84%) Siemens
11 2 (3.23%) Apple
11 2 (3.23%) Citrix