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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
UK
Rank 560 592 568
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -24
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 37 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.059% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.41% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 25
Median daily rate £375 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £164 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £259
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +25.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 - -

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
6842 7350 7515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.29% 14.47% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4170 4287 4244
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 352 365 418
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £14.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco IPT within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Cisco IPT Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Cisco IPT
Top 27 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +35 33 £365 +12.30% 2
London +14 12 £380 +16.92%
East of England - 9 £250 - 1
Essex - 9 £250 -
East Midlands - 8 £338 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £375 -
Nottingham - 4 £375 -
South Wales - 3 £400 -
Wales - 3 £400 -
South East +9 2 £170 -47.69%
Kettering - 2 £300 -
Cardiff - 2 £406 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £300 -
Brentwood - 2 - -
Berkshire +11 1 £170 -47.69%
Hampshire +8 1 - -
South West +7 1 - -
City of London -3 1 £355 +20.33%
Bristol -7 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £170 -
Belfast - 1 £355 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 £355 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £355 -

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 (92.31%) Cisco
2 27 (41.54%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (36.92%) IP Telephony
4 22 (33.85%) Firewall
4 22 (33.85%) CCNA
4 22 (33.85%) Cisco CUCM
5 16 (24.62%) ITIL
6 14 (21.54%) WAN
6 14 (21.54%) VoIP
6 14 (21.54%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (20.00%) CCNP
7 13 (20.00%) LAN
8 12 (18.46%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (18.46%) Video Conferencing
9 11 (16.92%) Wireless
9 11 (16.92%) Windows
9 11 (16.92%) MS Office
9 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
9 11 (16.92%) Juniper
10 10 (15.38%) PBX
10 10 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (13.85%) Skype for Business
11 9 (13.85%) NetScaler
11 9 (13.85%) Cisco ISE
12 8 (12.31%) Windows Server
12 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
12 8 (12.31%) Security Cleared
12 8 (12.31%) MS Exchange
12 8 (12.31%) Cisco Prime
13 7 (10.77%) Symantec

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 9 (13.85%) Skype for Business
2 8 (12.31%) MS Exchange
3 7 (10.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (10.77%) Office Communications Server
4 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.08%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) MS Office
2 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Mimecast
2 3 (4.62%) Office 365
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (36.92%) IP Telephony
2 22 (33.85%) Firewall
3 14 (21.54%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (21.54%) VoIP
3 14 (21.54%) WAN
4 13 (20.00%) LAN
5 12 (18.46%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (16.92%) Wireless
7 10 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (15.38%) PBX
8 9 (13.85%) Cisco ISE
8 9 (13.85%) NetScaler
9 6 (9.23%) Network Security
9 6 (9.23%) TACACS
10 5 (7.69%) Unified Communications
10 5 (7.69%) VLAN
11 4 (6.15%) VPN
12 3 (4.62%) CTI
12 3 (4.62%) MPLS
12 3 (4.62%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) JIRA
1 3 (4.62%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Automotive
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Law
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (46.15%) Cisco Engineer
2 26 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 20 (30.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Voice Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Cisco IPT Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Voice Network Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Administrator
8 5 (7.69%) Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) Exchange Administrator
8 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
9 4 (6.15%) Telephony Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (4.62%) IP Network Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) IP Telephony Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Juniper Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Unified Communications Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) Designer
11 2 (3.08%) Telephony Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) CCXML
1 1 (1.54%) RFC 2833
1 1 (1.54%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (10.77%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.15%) IVR
4 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.08%) Handset
4 2 (3.08%) NHS
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Windows
2 8 (12.31%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.23%) Linux
3 6 (9.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Unix
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.62%) ITIL
2 7 (10.77%) Email Management
3 5 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (7.69%) Network Management
4 4 (6.15%) Data Privacy
4 4 (6.15%) Information Security
4 4 (6.15%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (4.62%) Business Development
5 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.62%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.62%) Process Improvement
5 3 (4.62%) Project Governance
5 3 (4.62%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (4.62%) Service Management
5 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (4.62%) Validation
6 2 (3.08%) Change Management
6 2 (3.08%) Data Management
6 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.62%) C
1 3 (4.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (41.54%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (33.85%) CCNA
3 13 (20.00%) CCNP
4 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
4 8 (12.31%) Security Cleared
5 6 (9.23%) JNCIA
6 5 (7.69%) CCIE
7 4 (6.15%) CCDP
8 3 (4.62%) CRISC
9 2 (3.08%) CCNP Voice
9 2 (3.08%) Degree
10 1 (1.54%) CCVP
10 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) GDPR
2 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.08%) vSphere
3 1 (1.54%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 22 (33.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (12.31%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (10.77%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (10.77%) MIMEsweeper
3 7 (10.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (4.62%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (3.08%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (1.54%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 60 (92.31%) Cisco
2 11 (16.92%) Juniper
2 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.77%) CheckPoint
3 7 (10.77%) Clearswift
3 7 (10.77%) Symantec
4 6 (9.23%) Genesys
4 6 (9.23%) Meraki
4 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 3 (4.62%) Avaya
6 3 (4.62%) F5
6 3 (4.62%) NICE Systems
6 3 (4.62%) Verint
6 3 (4.62%) VMware
7 2 (3.08%) Brocade
7 2 (3.08%) CA
8 1 (1.54%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.54%) NetApp
8 1 (1.54%) Nokia