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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 539 516 494
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 55 61 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 34
Average daily rate
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£313 £306 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £202 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £281 £343 £300
% change year-on-year
-17.88% +14.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £39.83 £28.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.54% -
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
49496 48382 42407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.51% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30854 29920 24330
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £240
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 1937 1986 2076
Average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £18.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -6.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -21 50 £338 +12.50% 14
London 0 26 £336 +34.50% 4
City of London +13 12 £381 +27.08% 1
Yorkshire -14 7 £256 -
East of England +1 6 £288 -8.73%
Essex +2 5 £313 -21.87%
South East -14 5 £340 +4.61% 5
Berkshire - 4 - - 4
Colchester +7 2 £350 -12.50%
South West -5 2 £350 - 1
North West -15 2 - - 1
South Wales - 2 £275 -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Wales - 2 £275 -
Cardiff - 2 £275 -
Chelmsford - 2 - -
Harrogate - 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 £256 -
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 £256 -
Surrey +4 1 £340 +11.02% 1
West Midlands -6 1 £438 +9.37% 3
Hertfordshire -7 1 £288 -
Twickenham - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
Dorset - 1 - - 1
Leeds - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Crewe - 1 - - 1

Cisco Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Cisco
2 68 (63.55%) Cisco Certification
3 65 (60.75%) Firewall
4 54 (50.47%) CCNP
5 49 (45.79%) WAN
6 40 (37.38%) Cisco ASA
7 39 (36.45%) LAN
8 37 (34.58%) CCNA
9 32 (29.91%) BGP
10 31 (28.97%) F5
11 27 (25.23%) OSPF
12 26 (24.30%) VLAN
12 26 (24.30%) EIGRP
12 26 (24.30%) Cisco Nexus
12 26 (24.30%) Load Balancing
13 24 (22.43%) Data Centre
14 23 (21.50%) CheckPoint
15 22 (20.56%) Wireless
16 19 (17.76%) VoIP
16 19 (17.76%) DNS
17 16 (14.95%) MPLS
17 16 (14.95%) Cisco CUCM
17 16 (14.95%) Network Security
18 15 (14.02%) Juniper
18 15 (14.02%) TCP/IP
19 14 (13.08%) ITIL
19 14 (13.08%) Windows
20 13 (12.15%) VPN
21 12 (11.21%) SolarWinds
21 12 (11.21%) Cisco UCCE

Cisco Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (0.93%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.93%) Lync
1 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (6.54%) MS Excel
1 7 (6.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (60.75%) Firewall
2 49 (45.79%) WAN
3 40 (37.38%) Cisco ASA
4 39 (36.45%) LAN
5 32 (29.91%) BGP
6 27 (25.23%) OSPF
7 26 (24.30%) VLAN
7 26 (24.30%) EIGRP
7 26 (24.30%) Cisco Nexus
8 22 (20.56%) Wireless
9 19 (17.76%) VoIP
9 19 (17.76%) DNS
10 16 (14.95%) MPLS
10 16 (14.95%) Network Security
11 15 (14.02%) TCP/IP
12 13 (12.15%) VPN
13 9 (8.41%) Cisco PIX
14 8 (7.48%) IP Telephony
14 8 (7.48%) RIP
15 7 (6.54%) IGRP
General
1 11 (10.28%) Banking
2 9 (8.41%) Finance
3 6 (5.61%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.80%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.74%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.43%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.61%) IVR
3 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.93%) EPoS
5 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.08%) Windows
2 7 (6.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (5.61%) Windows 2000
3 6 (5.61%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.87%) Linux
5 1 (0.93%) HPUX
5 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.30%) Load Balancing
2 14 (13.08%) ITIL
3 10 (9.35%) Service Delivery
4 6 (5.61%) Network Design
4 6 (5.61%) Project Management
5 5 (4.67%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (3.74%) Migration
7 3 (2.80%) Capacity Management
8 2 (1.87%) Mentoring
8 2 (1.87%) Incident Management
9 1 (0.93%) CRM
9 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2
9 1 (0.93%) Business Development
9 1 (0.93%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (0.93%) Data Security
9 1 (0.93%) Network Management
9 1 (0.93%) Data Protection
9 1 (0.93%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.93%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 68 (63.55%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (50.47%) CCNP
3 37 (34.58%) CCNA
4 7 (6.54%) CCIE
5 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.74%) Degree
8 3 (2.80%) CCSP
8 3 (2.80%) CCDP
9 2 (1.87%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.87%) CCIP
9 2 (1.87%) MCSE
10 1 (0.93%) MCTS
10 1 (0.93%) MCITP
10 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.93%) CCSA
10 1 (0.93%) CCVP
10 1 (0.93%) NCDA
10 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (14.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (11.21%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (4.67%) Cisco IPCC
4 4 (3.74%) OPNET
5 3 (2.80%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (2.80%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.93%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 107 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (28.97%) F5
3 23 (21.50%) CheckPoint
4 15 (14.02%) Juniper
5 12 (11.21%) SolarWinds
6 8 (7.48%) Microsoft
7 7 (6.54%) HP
7 7 (6.54%) VMware
8 6 (5.61%) Aruba
9 4 (3.74%) Riverbed
9 4 (3.74%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.80%) Mitel
10 3 (2.80%) BT
11 2 (1.87%) Aerohive Networks
11 2 (1.87%) EMC
12 1 (0.93%) Citrix
12 1 (0.93%) Avaya
12 1 (0.93%) Motorola
12 1 (0.93%) NetApp
12 1 (0.93%) Novell
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Crewe
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + NEG
Posted: 24 days ago
Dorset
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: Neg
Posted: 24 days ago