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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 556 572 520
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -52
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 56 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.041% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 0.31% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 15 15
Average daily rate
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£260 £352 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.13% +8.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £413 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £269
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.00

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
8264 7121 7118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.80% 13.24% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4500 3797 3537
Average daily rate £350 £352 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.63% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 460 383 556
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -6.97%

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 6 May 2015.

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 20 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 6 May 2015. 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 +15 54 £260 -26.13% 4
London +8 37 £260 -26.13% 2
City of London +22 10 £118 -68.66%
East of England - 10 £257 - 1
Essex - 6 £254 - 1
South East -5 5 £310 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £220 -
Berkshire -3 2 - -
Harlow - 2 £257 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £415 -
South West - 2 £360 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 £220 -
Peterborough - 2 £415 -
Bristol - 2 £360 -
Cobham - 1 £400 -
Basildon - 1 £225 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £400 -

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 96 (100.00%) Cisco
2 66 (68.75%) IP Telephony
3 36 (37.50%) Wireless
3 36 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (36.46%) LAN
5 31 (32.29%) VoIP
6 26 (27.08%) Microsoft
6 26 (27.08%) WAN
7 24 (25.00%) CCNA
7 24 (25.00%) Firewall
8 21 (21.88%) VPN
9 20 (20.83%) Windows
9 20 (20.83%) Cisco CUCM
10 18 (18.75%) Network Management
10 18 (18.75%) HP
11 16 (16.67%) ITIL
12 15 (15.63%) TCP/IP
12 15 (15.63%) CCNP
12 15 (15.63%) OSPF
12 15 (15.63%) Telecoms
12 15 (15.63%) Unified Communications
13 14 (14.58%) Finance
13 14 (14.58%) MPLS
14 13 (13.54%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (13.54%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (12.50%) Lync
15 12 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
15 12 (12.50%) BGP
15 12 (12.50%) CCVP
16 11 (11.46%) Cisco IPCC

Cisco IPT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 12 (12.50%) Lync
2 10 (10.42%) MS Exchange
3 9 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.08%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.38%) MS Office
3 5 (5.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 66 (68.75%) IP Telephony
2 36 (37.50%) Wireless
3 35 (36.46%) LAN
4 31 (32.29%) VoIP
5 26 (27.08%) WAN
6 24 (25.00%) Firewall
7 21 (21.88%) VPN
8 15 (15.63%) OSPF
8 15 (15.63%) TCP/IP
8 15 (15.63%) Unified Communications
9 14 (14.58%) MPLS
10 13 (13.54%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (13.54%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
11 12 (12.50%) BGP
12 11 (11.46%) H.323
13 10 (10.42%) DNS
14 9 (9.38%) MGCP
15 8 (8.33%) FWSM
16 7 (7.29%) Network Security
General
1 15 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 14 (14.58%) Finance
3 7 (7.29%) Banking
4 4 (4.17%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.13%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (3.13%) Back Office
6 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.04%) French Language
6 1 (1.04%) German Language
6 1 (1.04%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 22 (22.92%) Analyst
3 14 (14.58%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (10.42%) Network Analyst
5 9 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Service Analyst
5 9 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (7.29%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) Senior Network Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) Voice Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Telephony Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Network Operations Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Voice Support Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Cisco IPT Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Consultant
9 4 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.46%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (6.25%) IVR
3 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.08%) PMI
4 2 (2.08%) Eurex
5 1 (1.04%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.83%) Windows
2 5 (5.21%) Windows 2000
2 5 (5.21%) Windows XP
2 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.75%) Network Management
2 16 (16.67%) ITIL
3 9 (9.38%) Service Management
3 9 (9.38%) Incident Management
4 7 (7.29%) Load Balancing
4 7 (7.29%) Network Load Balancing
5 5 (5.21%) Project Management
6 4 (4.17%) Change Management
6 4 (4.17%) Migration
6 4 (4.17%) Change Control
7 3 (3.13%) Validation
7 3 (3.13%) Time Management
7 3 (3.13%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.08%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.08%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (25.00%) CCNA
3 15 (15.63%) CCNP
4 12 (12.50%) CCVP
5 8 (8.33%) A+ Certification
6 4 (4.17%) CCIE
6 4 (4.17%) JNCIA
6 4 (4.17%) Degree
7 2 (2.08%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 8 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.08%) MetaFrame
2 2 (2.08%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (20.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (11.46%) Cisco IPCC
3 8 (8.33%) CiscoWorks
4 6 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (4.17%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (3.13%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (2.08%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (27.08%) Microsoft
3 18 (18.75%) HP
4 11 (11.46%) CA
4 11 (11.46%) CheckPoint
4 11 (11.46%) VMware
5 10 (10.42%) NetApp
6 8 (8.33%) Nokia
6 8 (8.33%) IBM
6 8 (8.33%) Blue Coat
6 8 (8.33%) IronPort
6 8 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 8 (8.33%) Verint
7 7 (7.29%) Juniper
7 7 (7.29%) NetScout
8 6 (6.25%) Remedy
8 6 (6.25%) Citrix
9 5 (5.21%) BT
9 5 (5.21%) Brocade
9 5 (5.21%) Polycom
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