The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Network Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Network Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Network Architect
Rank 592 584 567
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Architect 27 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.034% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.036% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 6
Average daily rate £467 £510 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% +21.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £434 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £625 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £461 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
+2.44% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Cisco Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Network Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cisco Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Network Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Cisco Network Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Network Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Cisco Network Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Network Architect
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Network Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +9 25 £461 -19.12% 4
London -1 10 £480 -23.20% 2
South East +7 9 £450 - 1
Berkshire +6 5 £450 - 1
Reading -9 5 £450 -
West Midlands -12 4 £455 - 1
Hampshire - 4 - -
Solihull - 3 - - 1
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Havant - 2 - -
Birmingham -5 1 £455 -
Scotland -8 1 - - 2
Bridgend - 1 £475 -
South Wales - 1 £475 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £467 -
North West - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £467 -
Glasgow - 1 - - 2
Wales - 1 £475 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £467 -

Cisco Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Network Architect in their job title 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 with Cisco Network Architect in their job title.

1 54 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (50.00%) Firewall
3 25 (46.30%) WAN
4 21 (38.89%) LAN
5 20 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (31.48%) Network Design
7 15 (27.78%) Data Centre
8 14 (25.93%) CCIE
9 11 (20.37%) Juniper
9 11 (20.37%) Wireless
9 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
10 10 (18.52%) Network Security
10 10 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (16.67%) CheckPoint
11 9 (16.67%) CCNP
11 9 (16.67%) F5
11 9 (16.67%) Network Architecture
12 8 (14.81%) SC Cleared
12 8 (14.81%) Internet
12 8 (14.81%) VPN
13 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
13 7 (12.96%) Finance
13 7 (12.96%) Load Balancing
14 6 (11.11%) MPLS
15 5 (9.26%) OSPF
15 5 (9.26%) BGP
15 5 (9.26%) DMZ
15 5 (9.26%) Avaya
15 5 (9.26%) DNS
15 5 (9.26%) Microsoft

Cisco Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Network Architect in their job title 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 with Cisco Network Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.00%) Firewall
2 25 (46.30%) WAN
3 21 (38.89%) LAN
4 11 (20.37%) Wireless
5 10 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (18.52%) Network Security
6 8 (14.81%) Internet
6 8 (14.81%) VPN
7 6 (11.11%) MPLS
8 5 (9.26%) BGP
8 5 (9.26%) DHCP
8 5 (9.26%) DMZ
8 5 (9.26%) DNS
8 5 (9.26%) OSPF
8 5 (9.26%) Unified Communications
9 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (7.41%) IPv4
10 3 (5.56%) IPsec
10 3 (5.56%) VLAN
10 3 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
1 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.26%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) BYOD
3 1 (1.85%) PKI
3 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Network Design
2 9 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 7 (12.96%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (5.56%) Migration
4 3 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (5.56%) Stress Testing
4 3 (5.56%) Supplier Management
5 2 (3.70%) Information Security
5 2 (3.70%) Network Management
5 2 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.70%) Presales
5 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.70%) TOGAF
5 2 (3.70%) Validation
6 1 (1.85%) High Availability
6 1 (1.85%) Open Source
6 1 (1.85%) Security Architecture
6 1 (1.85%) SIEM
6 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (25.93%) CCIE
3 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
4 9 (16.67%) CCNP
5 8 (14.81%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.56%) Degree
6 3 (5.56%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.70%) CCDP
8 1 (1.85%) CCNA
8 1 (1.85%) CCSE
8 1 (1.85%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (20.37%) Juniper
3 9 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 9 (16.67%) F5
4 5 (9.26%) Avaya
4 5 (9.26%) Fortinet
4 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.41%) Brocade
6 2 (3.70%) Citrix
6 2 (3.70%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.85%) Aruba
7 1 (1.85%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.85%) EMC
7 1 (1.85%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) Redback
7 1 (1.85%) SevOne
7 1 (1.85%) VMware
South West London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £400 - 460 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 23 days ago