The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 560 531 490
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 53 61 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 37
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £396 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £39.83 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.84% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.67 - -

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
51627 49001 45588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.58% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32558 29967 26404
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1943 1955 2128
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £38.59 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Cisco Network Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 July 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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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 -45 46 £325 +8.33% 17
London -26 20 £313 +20.19% 5
City of London -10 9 £285 -12.30% 3
South East -16 7 £250 -27.27% 3
Berkshire - 6 - - 2
Yorkshire -16 5 £325 - 2
South West -8 4 £325 - 1
East of England 0 3 £338 +50.00%
North West - 3 £180 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £325 - 2
Leeds - 3 £325 - 2
Scotland +5 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Norwich - 2 £350 -
Harrogate - 2 - -
Twickenham - 2 - -
Norfolk - 2 £350 -
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
Bedfordshire +10 1 £338 +12.50%
Swindon -1 1 £350 -
West Midlands -3 1 - - 3
Wiltshire -4 1 £350 -
East Midlands -6 1 £403 -
North East -21 1 - - 1
Tyne and Wear -21 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 £225 - 1
South Wales - 1 £225 - 1
Merseyside - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
Devon - 1 £248 -

Cisco Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Cisco
2 78 (66.10%) Cisco Certification
3 71 (60.17%) Firewall
4 65 (55.08%) CCNP
5 52 (44.07%) WAN
6 49 (41.53%) Cisco ASA
7 48 (40.68%) LAN
8 45 (38.14%) CCNA
9 35 (29.66%) BGP
10 33 (27.97%) Cisco Nexus
11 31 (26.27%) F5
12 27 (22.88%) OSPF
13 26 (22.03%) VLAN
14 24 (20.34%) Wireless
14 24 (20.34%) EIGRP
15 23 (19.49%) CheckPoint
16 22 (18.64%) Load Balancing
17 20 (16.95%) VoIP
18 19 (16.10%) Data Centre
19 17 (14.41%) Network Security
20 16 (13.56%) Cisco CUCM
20 16 (13.56%) TCP/IP
20 16 (13.56%) DNS
20 16 (13.56%) ITIL
20 16 (13.56%) Windows
20 16 (13.56%) MPLS
21 15 (12.71%) Juniper
22 14 (11.86%) SolarWinds
23 13 (11.02%) Cisco UCCE
24 12 (10.17%) VPN

Cisco Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (0.85%) Lync
1 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.93%) MS Excel
1 7 (5.93%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (60.17%) Firewall
2 52 (44.07%) WAN
3 49 (41.53%) Cisco ASA
4 48 (40.68%) LAN
5 35 (29.66%) BGP
6 33 (27.97%) Cisco Nexus
7 27 (22.88%) OSPF
8 26 (22.03%) VLAN
9 24 (20.34%) Wireless
9 24 (20.34%) EIGRP
10 20 (16.95%) VoIP
11 17 (14.41%) Network Security
12 16 (13.56%) TCP/IP
12 16 (13.56%) DNS
12 16 (13.56%) MPLS
13 12 (10.17%) VPN
14 10 (8.47%) Cisco IOS
14 10 (8.47%) Cisco PIX
15 9 (7.63%) DHCP
16 8 (6.78%) RIP
Development Applications
1 2 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (9.32%) Finance
2 7 (5.93%) Banking
3 6 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.39%) XMPP
2 1 (0.85%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.10%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.08%) IVR
3 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.69%) EMC VNX
4 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) EPoS
5 1 (0.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.56%) Windows
2 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (5.08%) Windows 2000
3 6 (5.08%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.69%) Linux
7 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.64%) Load Balancing
2 16 (13.56%) ITIL
3 6 (5.08%) Project Management
3 6 (5.08%) Service Delivery
4 5 (4.24%) Migration
4 5 (4.24%) Network Design
4 5 (4.24%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (2.54%) Capacity Management
6 2 (1.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (1.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (1.69%) Incident Management
6 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (0.85%) CRM
7 1 (0.85%) Data Security
7 1 (0.85%) Business Development
7 1 (0.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (0.85%) Data Protection
7 1 (0.85%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.85%) C
1 1 (0.85%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 78 (66.10%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (55.08%) CCNP
3 45 (38.14%) CCNA
4 10 (8.47%) CCIE
5 5 (4.24%) CCDP
6 4 (3.39%) CCSP
6 4 (3.39%) CCIP
6 4 (3.39%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.54%) Degree
7 3 (2.54%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.69%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.69%) CCSA
8 2 (1.69%) MCSE
8 2 (1.69%) MCITP
9 1 (0.85%) NCDA
9 1 (0.85%) CCDA
9 1 (0.85%) CCVP
9 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.85%) XenApp
2 1 (0.85%) vSphere
2 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (13.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (11.02%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (3.39%) OPNET
3 4 (3.39%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (1.69%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.69%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.85%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 118 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (26.27%) F5
3 23 (19.49%) CheckPoint
4 15 (12.71%) Juniper
5 14 (11.86%) SolarWinds
6 9 (7.63%) VMware
7 8 (6.78%) Microsoft
8 7 (5.93%) Aruba
9 6 (5.08%) HP
10 4 (3.39%) Riverbed
11 3 (2.54%) Mitel
11 3 (2.54%) BT
11 3 (2.54%) Fortinet
12 2 (1.69%) EMC
12 2 (1.69%) Citrix
12 2 (1.69%) Aerohive Networks
13 1 (0.85%) Verint
13 1 (0.85%) Avaya
13 1 (0.85%) Motorola
13 1 (0.85%) NetApp
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 per day + Contract
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £240.00 - £260.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
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Rate: £200 - 250 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + NEG
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 24 days ago