The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Cisco Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Network Engineer
UK
Rank 399 423 432
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 190 210 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.42% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.44% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 126 123
Median daily rate £375 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 8
Median hourly rate £60.00 £21.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -18.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+185.71% -16.00%

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
42508 47354 48039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.75% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27665 30191 30170
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1501 1736 1893
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Cisco Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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 +20 171 £375 +8.69% 43
London +5 50 £405 +1.25% 23
South East +2 40 £350 +7.69% 9
West Midlands +10 24 £388 +40.90% 3
Birmingham +8 14 £400 +45.45% 1
South West +4 14 £375 +7.14% 1
Yorkshire -1 14 £375 +29.31% 1
East Midlands +11 13 £300 -4.00% 1
City of London +3 12 £433 +6.79% 9
Hampshire +5 10 £381 +69.44%
North West +22 8 £329 -7.71% 3
Scotland +21 8 £238 -20.83%
West Yorkshire +15 8 £375 +21.95% 1
Bristol +13 8 £375 - 1
South Yorkshire -11 7 £350 +25.00%
South Wales +10 6 £375 +20.00% 1
Wales +6 6 £375 +20.00% 1
Reading +5 6 £373 +4.56%
Berkshire +2 6 £373 +2.05%
Buckinghamshire -1 6 £338 -
Middlesex - 6 £368 - 1
Milton Keynes - 6 £338 -
Surrey +21 5 £350 +27.27% 2
Leeds +13 5 £375 +200.00% 1
Southampton +10 5 £388 +72.22%
Edinburgh +18 4 £375 +7.14%
Manchester +8 4 £320 -11.72% 3
Nottingham +4 4 £375 +20.00%
Nottinghamshire +4 4 £375 +20.00%
East of England +4 4 £400 +60.00% 2

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Cisco Network Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

1 419 (100.00%) Cisco
2 253 (60.38%) Cisco Certification
3 251 (59.90%) Firewall
4 201 (47.97%) CCNP
5 146 (34.84%) Cisco ASA
6 137 (32.70%) CheckPoint
7 134 (31.98%) LAN
8 131 (31.26%) CCNA
9 123 (29.36%) WAN
10 118 (28.16%) Cisco Nexus
11 112 (26.73%) Juniper
12 93 (22.20%) Data Centre
12 93 (22.20%) F5
13 90 (21.48%) Wireless
14 82 (19.57%) Network Security
15 79 (18.85%) OSPF
16 70 (16.71%) BGP
17 66 (15.75%) VPN
18 62 (14.80%) VLAN
19 60 (14.32%) VoIP
20 53 (12.65%) Security Cleared
21 51 (12.17%) Palo Alto
21 51 (12.17%) MPLS
22 49 (11.69%) SC Cleared
23 48 (11.46%) Network Design
24 44 (10.50%) Finance
25 42 (10.02%) CCIE
26 40 (9.55%) DNS
27 39 (9.31%) EIGRP
28 38 (9.07%) ITIL

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
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 2 (0.48%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.24%) Apache
2 1 (0.24%) IIS
2 1 (0.24%) JBoss
2 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.19%) MS Office
2 4 (0.95%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.72%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) assyst
2 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (0.72%) Office 365
4 2 (0.48%) Akamai
5 1 (0.24%) G Suite
5 1 (0.24%) PaaS
5 1 (0.24%) SaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 251 (59.90%) Firewall
2 146 (34.84%) Cisco ASA
3 134 (31.98%) LAN
4 123 (29.36%) WAN
5 118 (28.16%) Cisco Nexus
6 90 (21.48%) Wireless
7 82 (19.57%) Network Security
8 79 (18.85%) OSPF
9 70 (16.71%) BGP
10 66 (15.75%) VPN
11 62 (14.80%) VLAN
12 60 (14.32%) VoIP
13 51 (12.17%) MPLS
14 40 (9.55%) DNS
15 39 (9.31%) EIGRP
16 34 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
17 33 (7.88%) Cisco IOS
17 33 (7.88%) SSL
18 30 (7.16%) TCP/IP
19 28 (6.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.72%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (0.95%) JIRA
2 3 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 44 (10.50%) Finance
2 27 (6.44%) Telecoms
3 22 (5.25%) Banking
4 9 (2.15%) Retail
5 3 (0.72%) Advertising
5 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
5 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.48%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.24%) Back Office
7 1 (0.24%) Billing
7 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.24%) Electronics
7 1 (0.24%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.34%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.43%) CSS
3 3 (0.72%) Regular Expression
3 3 (0.72%) Web Services
4 2 (0.48%) REST
5 1 (0.24%) CGI
5 1 (0.24%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (0.24%) Velocity
5 1 (0.24%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 93 (22.20%) Data Centre
2 15 (3.58%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (2.15%) Driving Licence
4 8 (1.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.43%) NHS
7 3 (0.72%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.72%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.48%) Handset
8 2 (0.48%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.24%) BBC
9 1 (0.24%) CESG
9 1 (0.24%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.24%) e-Health
9 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.24%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.24%) IVR
9 1 (0.24%) Replication
9 1 (0.24%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.92%) Windows
2 21 (5.01%) Linux
3 17 (4.06%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.19%) SUSE
6 5 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.95%) Unix
8 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (11.46%) Network Design
2 38 (9.07%) ITIL
3 35 (8.35%) Load Balancing
4 32 (7.64%) Network Management
5 23 (5.49%) Network Monitoring
6 21 (5.01%) Change Management
7 19 (4.53%) Migration
8 15 (3.58%) Network Architecture
9 13 (3.10%) Service Delivery
10 12 (2.86%) Change Control
10 12 (2.86%) Mentoring
10 12 (2.86%) Project Management
11 11 (2.63%) High Availability
12 10 (2.39%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (2.15%) Capacity Management
14 8 (1.91%) Incident Management
15 7 (1.67%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (1.67%) Problem Management
16 6 (1.43%) Capacity Planning
16 6 (1.43%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (1.91%) SQL
2 3 (0.72%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.48%) C
4 1 (0.24%) Perl
4 1 (0.24%) Python
4 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 253 (60.38%) Cisco Certification
2 201 (47.97%) CCNP
3 131 (31.26%) CCNA
4 53 (12.65%) Security Cleared
5 49 (11.69%) SC Cleared
6 42 (10.02%) CCIE
7 28 (6.68%) CCVP
8 23 (5.49%) CCDP
9 19 (4.53%) CCDA
10 17 (4.06%) JNCIA
11 11 (2.63%) Degree
12 10 (2.39%) JNCIP
13 9 (2.15%) CCSP
14 7 (1.67%) CCSE
15 6 (1.43%) CCSA
15 6 (1.43%) JNCIE
15 6 (1.43%) JNCIS
16 4 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 3 (0.72%) Check Point Certification
17 3 (0.72%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.58%) PCI DSS
2 13 (3.10%) SLA
3 6 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.48%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.24%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (2.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.95%) ProxySG
4 4 (0.95%) vSphere
5 3 (0.72%) Firmware
6 1 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 30 (7.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 24 (5.73%) Cisco UCCX
3 16 (3.82%) Cisco UCCE
4 11 (2.63%) FortiGate
5 9 (2.15%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (0.95%) OpenView
6 4 (0.95%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.48%) Cacti
7 2 (0.48%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.24%) Nagios
8 1 (0.24%) Nessus
8 1 (0.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.24%) OPNET
8 1 (0.24%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.24%) SCCM
8 1 (0.24%) WMI
Vendors
1 419 (100.00%) Cisco
2 137 (32.70%) CheckPoint
3 112 (26.73%) Juniper
4 93 (22.20%) F5
5 51 (12.17%) Palo Alto
6 25 (5.97%) Fortinet
6 25 (5.97%) SolarWinds
7 21 (5.01%) Microsoft
8 20 (4.77%) Blue Coat
8 20 (4.77%) HP
8 20 (4.77%) VMware
9 17 (4.06%) Riverbed
10 14 (3.34%) Aruba
10 14 (3.34%) Meraki
11 13 (3.10%) Dell
11 13 (3.10%) Intel Security
12 12 (2.86%) Brocade
12 12 (2.86%) Red Hat
13 11 (2.63%) Nokia
13 11 (2.63%) Red Box
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