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 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 559 560 517
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -43
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 48 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.042% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.32% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 13
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.66% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £411 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £250
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.75 £12.00
% change year-on-year
- +31.25%

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
7948 6904 6873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.67% 13.12% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4423 3766 3378
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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 449 383 558
Average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -10.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £43.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 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 22 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 -1 47 £260 -30.66% 8
London +1 29 £225 -40.00% 7
East of England - 11 £294 -
City of London +10 10 £118 -68.66% 2
Essex - 6 £260 -
South East - 5 £310 -
Harlow - 4 £257 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £220 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £383 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
South West - 2 £360 -
Bristol - 2 £360 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £220 -
Peterborough - 2 £415 -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £350 -
Cobham - 1 £400 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £400 -

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 99 (100.00%) Cisco
2 70 (70.71%) IP Telephony
3 39 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (38.38%) Wireless
5 36 (36.36%) LAN
6 31 (31.31%) VoIP
7 26 (26.26%) WAN
7 26 (26.26%) Firewall
8 25 (25.25%) CCNA
9 24 (24.24%) Microsoft
10 22 (22.22%) VPN
11 19 (19.19%) HP
11 19 (19.19%) Windows
11 19 (19.19%) Cisco CUCM
12 18 (18.18%) Network Management
13 17 (17.17%) CCNP
14 16 (16.16%) ITIL
14 16 (16.16%) Telecoms
15 15 (15.15%) TCP/IP
15 15 (15.15%) MPLS
15 15 (15.15%) OSPF
15 15 (15.15%) Unified Communications
16 14 (14.14%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (13.13%) Cisco Nexus
17 13 (13.13%) BGP
17 13 (13.13%) Finance
17 13 (13.13%) VMware
18 12 (12.12%) CCVP
18 12 (12.12%) NetApp
18 12 (12.12%) Spanning Tree

Cisco IPT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 11 (11.11%) Lync
1 11 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.10%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.02%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (10.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.07%) MS Office
3 5 (5.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (4.04%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 70 (70.71%) IP Telephony
2 38 (38.38%) Wireless
3 36 (36.36%) LAN
4 31 (31.31%) VoIP
5 26 (26.26%) WAN
5 26 (26.26%) Firewall
6 22 (22.22%) VPN
7 15 (15.15%) TCP/IP
7 15 (15.15%) MPLS
7 15 (15.15%) OSPF
7 15 (15.15%) Unified Communications
8 14 (14.14%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (13.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (13.13%) BGP
10 12 (12.12%) Spanning Tree
11 11 (11.11%) H.323
11 11 (11.11%) DNS
12 9 (9.09%) MGCP
13 8 (8.08%) DHCP
13 8 (8.08%) Network Security
General
1 16 (16.16%) Telecoms
2 13 (13.13%) Finance
3 7 (7.07%) Banking
4 4 (4.04%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.03%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (3.03%) Back Office
6 1 (1.01%) French Language
6 1 (1.01%) German Language
6 1 (1.01%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.01%) Retail
6 1 (1.01%) Law
6 1 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (26.26%) Network Engineer
2 21 (21.21%) Analyst
3 13 (13.13%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (10.10%) Network Analyst
4 10 (10.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 9 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (7.07%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Senior Network Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Telephony Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Operations Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Voice Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Network Operations Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Consultant
9 4 (4.04%) Cisco IPT Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.03%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (6.06%) IVR
3 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.03%) Eurex
4 2 (2.02%) PMI
5 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.01%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.19%) Windows
2 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (5.05%) Windows XP
2 5 (5.05%) Windows 2000
3 3 (3.03%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.03%) UNIX
4 1 (1.01%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.18%) Network Management
2 16 (16.16%) ITIL
3 9 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 9 (9.09%) Service Management
4 7 (7.07%) Load Balancing
4 7 (7.07%) Network Load Balancing
5 5 (5.05%) Project Management
6 4 (4.04%) Migration
6 4 (4.04%) Change Management
6 4 (4.04%) Change Control
7 3 (3.03%) Time Management
7 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.03%) Validation
7 3 (3.03%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.02%) Line Management
8 2 (2.02%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.02%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.02%) Waterfall
8 2 (2.02%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (25.25%) CCNA
3 17 (17.17%) CCNP
4 12 (12.12%) CCVP
5 8 (8.08%) A+ Certification
6 5 (5.05%) CCIE
7 4 (4.04%) Degree
7 4 (4.04%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.02%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.01%) PMP
9 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 8 (8.08%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (19.19%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (11.11%) Cisco IPCC
3 8 (8.08%) CiscoWorks
4 6 (6.06%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (4.04%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (3.03%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 99 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 19 (19.19%) HP
4 13 (13.13%) VMware
5 12 (12.12%) NetApp
6 11 (11.11%) CA
6 11 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 8 (8.08%) Juniper
7 8 (8.08%) Nokia
7 8 (8.08%) IBM
7 8 (8.08%) Blue Coat
7 8 (8.08%) IronPort
7 8 (8.08%) SolarWinds
7 8 (8.08%) Verint
8 7 (7.07%) NetScout
9 6 (6.06%) Remedy
10 5 (5.05%) Polycom
10 5 (5.05%) Brocade
10 5 (5.05%) BT
11 4 (4.04%) Citrix
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