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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 625 575 588
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +13
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 26 49 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.090% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.61% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 16
Median daily rate £360 £261 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -30.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £118 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £370 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £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
8480 8003 7116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.84% 14.78% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5139 4435 3863
Median daily rate £388 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 457 402
Median hourly rate £28.50 £25.85 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +29.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

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 24 May 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 17 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 24 May 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 -31 25 £360 +37.93% 9
South East -2 9 £338 +8.87% 2
London -31 9 £445 +78.89% 5
South West +3 5 £360 - 1
Bristol +1 5 £360 - 1
Hampshire - 5 £338 -
City of London +26 2 £450 +282.97%
Berkshire -6 2 £440 -
West Midlands - 2 £85 -
Reading -5 1 - -
Surrey -10 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Channel Islands - 1 - -
Guernsey - 1 - -
Jersey - 1 - -

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 51 (96.23%) Cisco
2 38 (71.70%) IP Telephony
3 29 (54.72%) Firewall
4 24 (45.28%) WAN
5 23 (43.40%) Wireless
6 22 (41.51%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (35.85%) LAN
8 17 (32.08%) VPN
9 16 (30.19%) CheckPoint
9 16 (30.19%) MPLS
10 14 (26.42%) Cisco Prime
10 14 (26.42%) SolarWinds
10 14 (26.42%) Network Management
11 13 (24.53%) ITIL
12 12 (22.64%) HP
12 12 (22.64%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (22.64%) Data Centre
13 11 (20.75%) CCNP
13 11 (20.75%) CCNA
14 10 (18.87%) Windows
14 10 (18.87%) Finance
14 10 (18.87%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (18.87%) Video Conferencing
14 10 (18.87%) Unified Communications
14 10 (18.87%) FWSM
15 9 (16.98%) IBM
15 9 (16.98%) CA
15 9 (16.98%) Nokia
16 8 (15.09%) SLA
16 8 (15.09%) IronPort

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 (7.55%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 38 (71.70%) IP Telephony
2 29 (54.72%) Firewall
3 24 (45.28%) WAN
4 23 (43.40%) Wireless
5 19 (35.85%) LAN
6 17 (32.08%) VPN
7 16 (30.19%) MPLS
8 12 (22.64%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (18.87%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (18.87%) FWSM
9 10 (18.87%) Unified Communications
10 7 (13.21%) NetScaler
10 7 (13.21%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (11.32%) BGP
11 6 (11.32%) DHCP
11 6 (11.32%) DNS
11 6 (11.32%) Network Security
12 5 (9.43%) Spanning Tree
12 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
12 5 (9.43%) VLAN
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.55%) Legal
4 3 (5.66%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.77%) Law
6 1 (1.89%) Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Games
6 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Network Engineer
2 16 (30.19%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (22.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (20.75%) Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Network Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Support Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Network Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.66%) Cisco Network Specialist
9 3 (5.66%) Cisco Specialist
9 3 (5.66%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Juniper Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Network Specialist
9 3 (5.66%) Voice Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (3.77%) Network Support
10 2 (3.77%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.89%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Data Centre
2 10 (18.87%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (11.32%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.89%) Eurex
6 1 (1.89%) iPad
6 1 (1.89%) iPhone
6 1 (1.89%) NHS
6 1 (1.89%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.55%) Linux
3 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.77%) Android
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Network Management
2 13 (24.53%) ITIL
3 7 (13.21%) ITIL V3
4 6 (11.32%) Migration
5 4 (7.55%) Capacity Management
5 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.55%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (5.66%) Change Control
6 3 (5.66%) Data Protection
6 3 (5.66%) Network Design
6 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.77%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.77%) Data Governance
7 2 (3.77%) Data Management
7 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.77%) Information Security
7 2 (3.77%) Service Design
7 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.89%) Analytics
8 1 (1.89%) Network Packet Analysis
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (20.75%) CCNA
2 11 (20.75%) CCNP
3 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) CCIE
5 2 (3.77%) CCVP
5 2 (3.77%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.89%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (1.89%) HNC
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.89%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.89%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) UAG
2 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (9.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (9.43%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 51 (96.23%) Cisco
2 16 (30.19%) CheckPoint
3 14 (26.42%) SolarWinds
4 12 (22.64%) HP
5 9 (16.98%) CA
5 9 (16.98%) IBM
5 9 (16.98%) Nokia
6 8 (15.09%) IronPort
7 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
8 6 (11.32%) Juniper
9 4 (7.55%) Brocade
9 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
9 4 (7.55%) Riverbed
9 4 (7.55%) Sonus
10 3 (5.66%) Aruba
10 3 (5.66%) ProCurve
10 3 (5.66%) Siemens
11 2 (3.77%) Apple
11 2 (3.77%) Citrix
11 2 (3.77%) VMware
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