The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IPT skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IPT over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 553 511 552
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +41
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 42 67 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.13% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 0.93% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £311 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 11
Average hourly rate - £23.13 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +71.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year
- +69.81%

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
8141 7236 8937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.44% 13.57% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4382 3894 4029
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 435 417 704
Average hourly rate £21.00 £23.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.63% +4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

Cisco IPT
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IPT within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 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 IPT within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -53 39 £375 - 11
London -6 21 £363 -3.33% 9
South East -5 13 £375 -
City of London +29 8 £269 -25.86% 5
Hampshire - 4 £365 -
Middlesex -2 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Berkshire +10 1 - -
Surrey -5 1 £475 +26.66%
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Northern Ireland - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Solihull - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Dover - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Cisco IPT also 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 that cited Cisco IPT.

1 64 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (62.50%) LAN
3 36 (56.25%) WAN
4 35 (54.69%) IP Telephony
5 33 (51.56%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (48.44%) Cisco CUCM
7 27 (42.19%) Firewall
8 26 (40.63%) VoIP
9 20 (31.25%) CCNA
9 20 (31.25%) MPLS
10 17 (26.56%) SolarWinds
11 14 (21.88%) XMPP
11 14 (21.88%) CCNP
12 13 (20.31%) VPN
12 13 (20.31%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (18.75%) CheckPoint
13 12 (18.75%) Load Balancing
13 12 (18.75%) OPNET
14 11 (17.19%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (17.19%) DHCP
14 11 (17.19%) ITIL
15 10 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (14.06%) Wireshark
16 9 (14.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 9 (14.06%) DNS
17 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
17 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
17 8 (12.50%) Migration
17 8 (12.50%) Telecoms

Cisco IPT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Cisco IPT also 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 that cited Cisco IPT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.81%) Lync
2 2 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (62.50%) LAN
2 36 (56.25%) WAN
3 35 (54.69%) IP Telephony
4 27 (42.19%) Firewall
5 26 (40.63%) VoIP
6 20 (31.25%) MPLS
7 13 (20.31%) VPN
7 13 (20.31%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (17.19%) DHCP
9 10 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (14.06%) Wireshark
10 9 (14.06%) DNS
11 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
11 8 (12.50%) NetScaler
12 6 (9.38%) ISDN
12 6 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (9.38%) Unified Communications
13 5 (7.81%) Wireless
14 4 (6.25%) BGP
14 4 (6.25%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Law
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Network Administrator
2 14 (21.88%) Administrator
3 10 (15.63%) Network Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Network Support
4 8 (12.50%) Cisco Administrator
4 8 (12.50%) Cisco Support
5 6 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.38%) Voice Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Cisco IPT Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Network Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Junior
9 2 (3.13%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Consultant
9 2 (3.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) XMPP
2 2 (3.13%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.13%) EPoS
2 2 (3.13%) PKI
3 1 (1.56%) IVR
3 1 (1.56%) Open Source
3 1 (1.56%) NHS
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (18.75%) Load Balancing
2 11 (17.19%) ITIL
3 8 (12.50%) Migration
4 6 (9.38%) Change Management
5 5 (7.81%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.81%) Project Management
6 2 (3.13%) Service Management
6 2 (3.13%) Waterfall
6 2 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.56%) QMS
7 1 (1.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.56%) Quality Management
7 1 (1.56%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (51.56%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (31.25%) CCNA
3 14 (21.88%) CCNP
4 11 (17.19%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (10.94%) CCDP
6 5 (7.81%) CCVP
6 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (48.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (18.75%) OPNET
3 5 (7.81%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (6.25%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.56%) Cacti
6 1 (1.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (26.56%) SolarWinds
3 12 (18.75%) CheckPoint
4 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.94%) F5
5 7 (10.94%) Websense
6 5 (7.81%) Riverbed
7 4 (6.25%) CA
8 3 (4.69%) Citrix
8 3 (4.69%) Juniper
9 2 (3.13%) Blue Coat
9 2 (3.13%) Meraki
10 1 (1.56%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (1.56%) BT
10 1 (1.56%) Aruba
10 1 (1.56%) Siemens
10 1 (1.56%) Avaya
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