The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ISE skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ISE over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Identity Services Engine (Cisco ISE)
Rank 592 604 623
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +19
Contract jobs citing Cisco ISE 46 39 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.069% 0.024%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.48% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 9
Median daily rate £375 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-18.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £52.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 - £40.00

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
8693 8075 7383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.26% 14.38% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5261 4522 3965
Median daily rate £390 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 488 404
Median hourly rate £28.50 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.83% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

Cisco ISE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Cisco ISE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ISE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco ISE
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco ISE within the UK.

Cisco ISE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco ISE
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ISE within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Cisco ISE Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cisco ISE
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ISE within the UK.

Cisco ISE Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco ISE
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 ISE within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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 +12 42 £375 -16.66% 3
South West - 14 £375 -
Bristol - 9 £375 -
Hampshire +11 8 £338 -28.19%
South East +7 8 £338 -32.50%
London -23 8 £450 +3.44% 3
West Midlands -16 5 £325 -
City of London +33 3 £500 +17.64%
Cheltenham - 2 £300 -
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £300 -
South Wales - 2 £350 -
Wales - 2 £350 -
East of England +9 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £325 -
Staffordshire - 1 £325 -
East Midlands - 1 £425 -
Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
North West - 1 £350 -
Melrose - 1 £375 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £375 -
Scotland - 1 £375 -
Derbyshire - 1 £425 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £350 -

Cisco ISE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ISE 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 ISE.

1 76 (100.00%) Cisco
2 46 (60.53%) Firewall
3 44 (57.89%) Wireless
4 38 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (42.11%) CCNP
6 29 (38.16%) Cisco ASA
7 26 (34.21%) Cisco Wireless
8 24 (31.58%) LAN
8 24 (31.58%) Windows
9 20 (26.32%) Network Security
10 19 (25.00%) Palo Alto
10 19 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 19 (25.00%) CCIE
11 18 (23.68%) ITIL
12 17 (22.37%) WAN
12 17 (22.37%) Cisco Prime
12 17 (22.37%) Data Centre
13 16 (21.05%) CheckPoint
13 16 (21.05%) Linux
14 15 (19.74%) Information Security
14 15 (19.74%) BGP
14 15 (19.74%) Juniper
15 14 (18.42%) VPN
15 14 (18.42%) TACACS
16 13 (17.11%) VMware
16 13 (17.11%) OSPF
16 13 (17.11%) 802.1X
16 13 (17.11%) Cisco IOS
17 12 (15.79%) PCI DSS
17 12 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco ISE
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 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.32%) Apache
3 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Office
2 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) assyst
1 3 (3.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (60.53%) Firewall
2 44 (57.89%) Wireless
3 29 (38.16%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (34.21%) Cisco Wireless
5 24 (31.58%) LAN
6 20 (26.32%) Network Security
7 19 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (22.37%) WAN
9 15 (19.74%) BGP
10 14 (18.42%) TACACS
10 14 (18.42%) VPN
11 13 (17.11%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (17.11%) OSPF
12 11 (14.47%) Intrusion Detection
12 11 (14.47%) NetScaler
13 10 (13.16%) MPLS
13 10 (13.16%) WLAN
14 8 (10.53%) EIGRP
14 8 (10.53%) IPsec
15 7 (9.21%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (13.16%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Electronics
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (63.16%) Network Engineer
2 18 (23.68%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (22.37%) Security Engineer
4 16 (21.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 15 (19.74%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (14.47%) Analyst
6 11 (14.47%) Security Analyst
6 11 (14.47%) Senior Network Engineer
7 10 (13.16%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) Information Analyst
8 6 (7.89%) Information Security Analyst
8 6 (7.89%) IT Analyst
8 6 (7.89%) IT Security Analyst
9 5 (6.58%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Senior Security Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Wireless Engineer
10 4 (5.26%) Juniper Engineer
10 4 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (5.26%) Senior Security Analyst
11 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.32%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.16%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (11.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.58%) PKI
6 2 (2.63%) Clustering
6 2 (2.63%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.63%) Replication
6 2 (2.63%) Statistics
7 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.32%) BYOD
7 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 24 (31.58%) Windows
2 16 (21.05%) Linux
3 12 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.95%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.63%) Android
7 2 (2.63%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.32%) AIX
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.32%) SUSE
8 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) ITIL
2 15 (19.74%) Information Security
3 10 (13.16%) SIEM
4 9 (11.84%) Change Management
4 9 (11.84%) Content Management
4 9 (11.84%) DDoS Mitigation
4 9 (11.84%) Security Architecture
5 8 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (9.21%) Network Design
7 6 (7.89%) Threat Management
7 6 (7.89%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (5.26%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.95%) Change Control
9 3 (3.95%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.95%) Service Management
10 2 (2.63%) Network Management
10 2 (2.63%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.95%) SQL
3 2 (2.63%) Python
3 2 (2.63%) Tcl
4 1 (1.32%) Java
4 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (42.11%) CCNP
3 19 (25.00%) CCIE
4 12 (15.79%) CCNA
5 11 (14.47%) CISSP
5 11 (14.47%) SC Cleared
5 11 (14.47%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.95%) CCDP
6 3 (3.95%) CCSA
6 3 (3.95%) CCSE
7 2 (2.63%) CCDA
7 2 (2.63%) MCITP
7 2 (2.63%) MCSE
7 2 (2.63%) MCTS
7 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.32%) Degree
8 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 11 (14.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.95%) QA
4 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.21%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.95%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.63%) BitLocker
4 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.63%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.32%) Firmware
5 1 (1.32%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (22.37%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (13.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (7.89%) FortiGate
4 4 (5.26%) TrustSec
5 2 (2.63%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.63%) SCCM
5 2 (2.63%) WSUS
6 1 (1.32%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (1.32%) Cacti
6 1 (1.32%) QRadar
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 16 (21.05%) CheckPoint
4 15 (19.74%) Juniper
5 13 (17.11%) VMware
6 11 (14.47%) Forcepoint
7 10 (13.16%) Aruba
8 9 (11.84%) ArcSight
8 9 (11.84%) Cyber-Ark
8 9 (11.84%) F5
9 8 (10.53%) Red Hat
10 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
10 6 (7.89%) SolarWinds
11 4 (5.26%) Avaya
11 4 (5.26%) Blue Coat
11 4 (5.26%) Citrix
12 3 (3.95%) Fortinet
12 3 (3.95%) Infoblox
12 3 (3.95%) Remedy
12 3 (3.95%) TippingPoint