The first table below looks at the demand for the Cisco Network Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 514 474 505
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 73 70 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 44 47
Average daily rate £315 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £214 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £263 £275
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £26.44 - £26.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.29 - £22.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.59 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.44 - £29.50
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

Cisco Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cisco Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Cisco Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Network Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Cisco Network Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cisco Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Cisco Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Network Engineer
Top 30 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 Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -79 69 £315 +1.61% 13
London -10 33 £320 -20.00% 7
South East -23 12 £300 +9.09% 1
City of London -10 10 £300 -13.97% 3
East of England -25 9 £343 +34.31% 1
South West -17 6 £350 +27.27% 1
Berkshire -9 4 £205 -39.48%
North West -13 4 £210 - 1
Middlesex -2 3 £475 -
Hertfordshire -6 3 - - 1
Essex - 3 £400 -
Cheshire - 3 £150 -
Hampshire -5 2 £300 +30.43%
West Midlands -14 2 £295 -
Yorkshire -20 2 - - 2
West Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
Warrington - 2 - -
Surrey -10 1 £300 -3.22%
East Midlands -12 1 £350 +12.90%
Manchester -13 1 £270 - 1
Wales -25 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £250 -
Leeds - 1 - - 1
Bracknell - 1 - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Exeter - - - -
Folkestone - - - -
Greenford - - - -

Cisco Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Network Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 132 (100.00%) Cisco
2 102 (77.27%) Cisco Certification
3 76 (57.58%) CCNP
4 59 (44.70%) Firewall
5 42 (31.82%) WAN
6 41 (31.06%) LAN
7 36 (27.27%) CCNA
8 35 (26.52%) Cisco ASA
9 33 (25.00%) CheckPoint
10 32 (24.24%) OSPF
11 31 (23.48%) BGP
12 30 (22.73%) VPN
13 26 (19.70%) Wireless
13 26 (19.70%) Cisco Nexus
14 25 (18.94%) MPLS
15 23 (17.42%) VoIP
16 19 (14.39%) Juniper
17 18 (13.64%) EIGRP
17 18 (13.64%) CCIE
17 18 (13.64%) Network Security
18 17 (12.88%) VLAN
19 16 (12.12%) Finance
20 15 (11.36%) Network Design
21 14 (10.61%) Windows
21 14 (10.61%) Cisco IOS
21 14 (10.61%) F5
22 13 (9.85%) Cisco CUCM
22 13 (9.85%) ITIL
22 13 (9.85%) TCP/IP
22 13 (9.85%) Telecoms

Cisco Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Network Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.52%) CMS
2 1 (0.76%) Apache
2 1 (0.76%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.52%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (44.70%) Firewall
2 42 (31.82%) WAN
3 41 (31.06%) LAN
4 35 (26.52%) Cisco ASA
5 32 (24.24%) OSPF
6 31 (23.48%) BGP
7 30 (22.73%) VPN
8 26 (19.70%) Wireless
8 26 (19.70%) Cisco Nexus
9 25 (18.94%) MPLS
10 23 (17.42%) VoIP
11 18 (13.64%) EIGRP
11 18 (13.64%) Network Security
12 17 (12.88%) VLAN
13 14 (10.61%) Cisco IOS
14 13 (9.85%) TCP/IP
15 11 (8.33%) MGCP
16 10 (7.58%) IPsec
16 10 (7.58%) H.323
17 9 (6.82%) Cisco PIX
General
1 16 (12.12%) Finance
2 13 (9.85%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.79%) Banking
4 3 (2.27%) Local Government
5 2 (1.52%) Games
5 2 (1.52%) Back Office
5 2 (1.52%) Law
5 2 (1.52%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Billing
6 1 (0.76%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.76%) French Language
6 1 (0.76%) Norwegian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.79%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (1.52%) NHS
2 2 (1.52%) IVR
3 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.76%) Firmware
3 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.61%) Windows
2 9 (6.82%) Linux
3 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.52%) UNIX
6 1 (0.76%) Debian
6 1 (0.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (11.36%) Network Design
2 13 (9.85%) ITIL
3 10 (7.58%) Service Delivery
4 8 (6.06%) Migration
5 7 (5.30%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (5.30%) Network Management
6 5 (3.79%) Change Management
6 5 (3.79%) Load Balancing
7 3 (2.27%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (2.27%) Information Security
7 3 (2.27%) Change Control
8 2 (1.52%) Performance Testing
8 2 (1.52%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.52%) E-Commerce
8 2 (1.52%) Asset Management
8 2 (1.52%) Service Management
9 1 (0.76%) Project Management
9 1 (0.76%) Workflow
9 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2
9 1 (0.76%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 102 (77.27%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (57.58%) CCNP
3 36 (27.27%) CCNA
4 18 (13.64%) CCIE
5 10 (7.58%) CCVP
6 7 (5.30%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
7 5 (3.79%) Degree
8 4 (3.03%) CCDP
9 3 (2.27%) CCIP
10 2 (1.52%) JNCIS
10 2 (1.52%) CCDA
10 2 (1.52%) CCSA
10 2 (1.52%) CCSE
11 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.76%) CCSP
11 1 (0.76%) HND
11 1 (0.76%) CCDE
11 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.79%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.27%) SLA
3 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.76%) UAG
2 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (0.76%) vSphere
2 1 (0.76%) XenApp
2 1 (0.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (9.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (3.03%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (2.27%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.76%) Nagios
5 1 (0.76%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.76%) Cacti
5 1 (0.76%) SCCM
5 1 (0.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 132 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 19 (14.39%) Juniper
4 14 (10.61%) F5
5 11 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 10 (7.58%) Microsoft
7 8 (6.06%) Avaya
7 8 (6.06%) HP
7 8 (6.06%) VMware
8 7 (5.30%) Riverbed
9 6 (4.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 5 (3.79%) Oracle
10 5 (3.79%) ProCurve
11 4 (3.03%) Blue Coat
12 3 (2.27%) McAfee
12 3 (2.27%) Infoblox
13 2 (1.52%) Fortinet
13 2 (1.52%) Polycom
13 2 (1.52%) Zeacom
13 2 (1.52%) Nortel
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