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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 620 629 583
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -46
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 32 44 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.076% 0.100%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.55% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 27
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £161 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £493 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £13.00

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
8234 7935 8579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.45% 13.71% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5029 4574 4741
Median daily rate £400 £385 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 539 482
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.58% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 September 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 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 IPT within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 -8 29 £325 -13.33% 4
London +16 11 £325 -27.77%
South East +17 6 £350 - 2
Yorkshire - 4 £380 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £380 -
Hampshire - 4 £350 - 2
Derbyshire +6 3 £240 -
East Midlands -9 3 £240 -
South Wales - 3 £350 -
Wales - 3 £350 -
South West +14 2 - -
Merseyside +7 2 - -
East of England +5 2 £320 -8.57% 1
North West +3 2 - - 1
Bradford - 2 £380 -
Leeds - 2 - -
Wirral - 2 - -
City of London +15 1 £325 -2.32%
Wiltshire +15 1 - -
Berkshire +2 1 - -
North East -17 1 - -
Tyne and Wear -22 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -27 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £385 -
Swindon - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Exeter - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £320 -
Ipswich - 1 - -

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 63 (96.92%) Cisco
2 31 (47.69%) IP Telephony
3 26 (40.00%) Firewall
4 22 (33.85%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (32.31%) Cisco Prime
6 20 (30.77%) Windows
6 20 (30.77%) NetScaler
7 19 (29.23%) CheckPoint
8 18 (27.69%) Cisco CUCM
9 17 (26.15%) Cisco ISE
9 17 (26.15%) Windows Server
9 17 (26.15%) WAN
10 16 (24.62%) CCNP
11 15 (23.08%) CCNA
11 15 (23.08%) ITIL
11 15 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
12 14 (21.54%) Wireless
12 14 (21.54%) TACACS
13 13 (20.00%) Linux
13 13 (20.00%) Juniper
13 13 (20.00%) Red Hat
13 13 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 13 (20.00%) Security Cleared
13 13 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (16.92%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (16.92%) Unified Communications
14 11 (16.92%) HP
14 11 (16.92%) LAN
14 11 (16.92%) Finance

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 4 (6.15%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.08%) IIS
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) assyst
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.15%) Office 365
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 31 (47.69%) IP Telephony
2 26 (40.00%) Firewall
3 20 (30.77%) NetScaler
4 17 (26.15%) Cisco ISE
4 17 (26.15%) WAN
5 14 (21.54%) TACACS
5 14 (21.54%) Wireless
6 13 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (16.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (16.92%) LAN
7 11 (16.92%) Unified Communications
7 11 (16.92%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (13.85%) MPLS
8 9 (13.85%) VoIP
8 9 (13.85%) VPN
9 6 (9.23%) BGP
9 6 (9.23%) FWSM
9 6 (9.23%) Spanning Tree
10 5 (7.69%) Multicast
10 5 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) JIRA
1 3 (4.62%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.15%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.62%) Legal
5 2 (3.08%) Retail
6 1 (1.54%) Law
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Cisco Engineer
2 33 (50.77%) Network Engineer
3 22 (33.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Cisco IPT Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Juniper Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Cisco Support
7 4 (6.15%) Network Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Telephony Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Design Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) IP Telephony Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Network Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) COM
2 1 (1.54%) CCXML
2 1 (1.54%) RFC 2833
2 1 (1.54%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (9.23%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.62%) IVR
5 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.54%) Eurex
5 1 (1.54%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.77%) Windows
2 17 (26.15%) Windows Server
3 13 (20.00%) Linux
3 13 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Android
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) ITIL
2 8 (12.31%) Migration
3 7 (10.77%) Network Management
4 4 (6.15%) CAD
4 4 (6.15%) Change Control
4 4 (6.15%) CRM
4 4 (6.15%) Data Management
4 4 (6.15%) ITIL V3
4 4 (6.15%) Network Design
5 3 (4.62%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.62%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.62%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.08%) Data Governance
6 2 (3.08%) Data Privacy
6 2 (3.08%) Document Management
6 2 (3.08%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.08%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.62%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) Java
2 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (33.85%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (24.62%) CCNP
3 15 (23.08%) CCNA
4 13 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 13 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.15%) CCDP
5 4 (6.15%) CCIE
6 3 (4.62%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (3.08%) CCVP
7 2 (3.08%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.54%) HNC
8 1 (1.54%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.54%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.08%) vSphere
2 1 (1.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (32.31%) Cisco Prime
2 18 (27.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (13.85%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (10.77%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (4.62%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 63 (96.92%) Cisco
2 19 (29.23%) CheckPoint
3 13 (20.00%) Juniper
3 13 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 11 (16.92%) HP
5 9 (13.85%) SolarWinds
6 8 (12.31%) Aruba
7 7 (10.77%) IBM
8 6 (9.23%) CA
8 6 (9.23%) F5
8 6 (9.23%) IronPort
8 6 (9.23%) Nokia
9 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
10 4 (6.15%) ProCurve
11 3 (4.62%) Avaya
11 3 (4.62%) Genesys
11 3 (4.62%) Siemens
11 3 (4.62%) Verint
11 3 (4.62%) VMware
12 2 (3.08%) Oracle