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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 426 432 489
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +57
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 222 213 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.40% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 129 79
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £209 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 5
Median hourly rate £31.10 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.07% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.43 £19.20 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.10 £46.93 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.10 £34.33 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +71.66%

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
50276 53000 51116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32796 33319 31430
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1494 2025 2060
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +10 203 £375 +7.14% 43
London -19 63 £400 +10.34% 17
South East +20 42 £363 +20.83% 7
West Midlands -3 27 £342 +9.08% 3
South West +14 19 £314 -3.46% 2
North West -7 15 £400 +122.22% 4
East of England +21 14 £258 -18.25% 5
Hampshire +11 13 £338 -32.50% 2
Yorkshire -22 13 £370 +5.71% 2
Berkshire -3 11 £369 +22.91% 2
City of London +21 10 £425 +13.33% 7
Dorset -2 9 £270 -
Scotland -5 9 £249 -
Birmingham -2 8 £325 +7.43% 1
West Yorkshire -10 8 £390 +11.42%
Leeds -21 8 £390 +11.42%
Wales +23 6 £350 -17.64%
East Midlands +5 6 £290 +6.91% 3
Twickenham +4 6 £400 -
Surrey -2 6 £304 +1.25% 2
Manchester -9 6 £350 - 2
Shropshire -27 6 £371 +18.80% 1
Telford - 6 £371 - 1
South Wales +23 5 £350 -17.64%
Hertfordshire +22 5 £313 -16.66% 3
Devon +5 5 £250 -8.67%
Merseyside +1 5 £400 - 2
Liverpool -1 5 £400 - 2
Cheshire -3 5 £413 -
Plymouth - 5 £250 -

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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.

1 408 (100.00%) Cisco
2 272 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 241 (59.07%) Firewall
4 199 (48.77%) CCNP
5 141 (34.56%) Cisco ASA
6 140 (34.31%) WAN
7 136 (33.33%) LAN
8 120 (29.41%) CCNA
9 108 (26.47%) CheckPoint
10 97 (23.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 96 (23.53%) Wireless
12 88 (21.57%) BGP
13 86 (21.08%) MPLS
14 84 (20.59%) OSPF
15 83 (20.34%) Juniper
16 78 (19.12%) Network Security
17 77 (18.87%) Data Centre
18 75 (18.38%) F5
19 72 (17.65%) VPN
20 65 (15.93%) ITIL
21 63 (15.44%) VoIP
22 55 (13.48%) Security Cleared
23 52 (12.75%) TCP/IP
23 52 (12.75%) EIGRP
24 48 (11.76%) Load Balancing
25 47 (11.52%) SC Cleared
26 46 (11.27%) CCIE
26 46 (11.27%) Windows
27 44 (10.78%) Network Design
28 40 (9.80%) Finance

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 3 (0.74%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.49%) OpenStack
2 2 (0.49%) SAS
2 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.49%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.25%) Apache
3 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.25%) IIS
3 1 (0.25%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.98%) MS Office
3 3 (0.74%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
4 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) assyst
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.72%) IaaS
1 7 (1.72%) PaaS
1 7 (1.72%) SaaS
2 3 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.25%) Office 365
4 1 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 241 (59.07%) Firewall
2 141 (34.56%) Cisco ASA
3 140 (34.31%) WAN
4 136 (33.33%) LAN
5 97 (23.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 96 (23.53%) Wireless
7 88 (21.57%) BGP
8 86 (21.08%) MPLS
9 84 (20.59%) OSPF
10 78 (19.12%) Network Security
11 72 (17.65%) VPN
12 63 (15.44%) VoIP
13 52 (12.75%) EIGRP
13 52 (12.75%) TCP/IP
14 37 (9.07%) Cisco IOS
15 31 (7.60%) IPsec
16 29 (7.11%) DHCP
17 27 (6.62%) Cisco Wireless
17 27 (6.62%) VLAN
18 26 (6.37%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 40 (9.80%) Finance
2 18 (4.41%) Banking
3 17 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.19%) Retail
5 2 (0.49%) French Language
5 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.49%) Legal
5 2 (0.49%) Publishing
6 1 (0.25%) Advertising
6 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.25%) Automotive
6 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.25%) Games
6 1 (0.25%) Local Government
6 1 (0.25%) Military
6 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.92%) 802.1X
2 9 (2.21%) CSS
3 4 (0.98%) Middleware
4 3 (0.74%) WAP
5 2 (0.49%) CGI
6 1 (0.25%) COM
6 1 (0.25%) ELK Stack
6 1 (0.25%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 77 (18.87%) Data Centre
2 18 (4.41%) Video Conferencing
3 14 (3.43%) Driving Licence
4 12 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.96%) e-Health
6 7 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.72%) FlexPod
6 7 (1.72%) NHS
7 6 (1.47%) Cryptography
7 6 (1.47%) Statistics
8 5 (1.23%) User Experience
9 4 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (0.74%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.74%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.49%) MPEG
11 2 (0.49%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.25%) CMDB
12 1 (0.25%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (11.27%) Windows
2 30 (7.35%) Linux
3 24 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.21%) Unix
5 7 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.47%) Data ONTAP
6 6 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.74%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.49%) CatOS
9 2 (0.49%) CentOS
9 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.25%) Solaris
10 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (15.93%) ITIL
2 48 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 44 (10.78%) Network Design
4 34 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 32 (7.84%) Network Management
6 24 (5.88%) Migration
7 22 (5.39%) Incident Management
8 21 (5.15%) Project Management
9 13 (3.19%) Change Management
10 12 (2.94%) ITIL V3
10 12 (2.94%) Network Architecture
11 11 (2.70%) Problem Management
11 11 (2.70%) Service Delivery
12 10 (2.45%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (2.45%) WAN Optimisation
13 8 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (1.72%) Service Management
15 6 (1.47%) Performance Monitoring
16 5 (1.23%) Change Control
16 5 (1.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.70%) Python
2 9 (2.21%) Tcl
3 8 (1.96%) Perl
4 3 (0.74%) C
4 3 (0.74%) SQL
5 2 (0.49%) Java
5 2 (0.49%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.25%) Korn
6 1 (0.25%) Lisp
6 1 (0.25%) PHP
6 1 (0.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 272 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 199 (48.77%) CCNP
3 120 (29.41%) CCNA
4 55 (13.48%) Security Cleared
5 47 (11.52%) SC Cleared
6 46 (11.27%) CCIE
7 23 (5.64%) CCDP
8 11 (2.70%) Degree
9 10 (2.45%) CCDA
9 10 (2.45%) CCVP
10 7 (1.72%) DV Cleared
11 6 (1.47%) NCDA
12 4 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.98%) JNCIP
13 3 (0.74%) CCSA
13 3 (0.74%) CCSE
13 3 (0.74%) JNCIA
13 3 (0.74%) JNCIE
13 3 (0.74%) JNCIS
13 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.21%) PCI DSS
2 7 (1.72%) SLA
3 4 (0.98%) QA
4 2 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.49%) FIPS 140-2
4 2 (0.49%) GLP
4 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.21%) vSphere
3 6 (1.47%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.49%) iptables
6 2 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.49%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.49%) XenApp
7 1 (0.25%) Firmware
7 1 (0.25%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.25%) NFS
7 1 (0.25%) Snort
7 1 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (4.41%) Cisco Prime
2 13 (3.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 12 (2.94%) FortiGate
4 7 (1.72%) TrustSec
5 6 (1.47%) OpenView
5 6 (1.47%) OPNET
6 3 (0.74%) Nagios
6 3 (0.74%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (0.49%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.25%) AppManager
8 1 (0.25%) Cacti
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco LMS
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.25%) Endace
8 1 (0.25%) SCCM
8 1 (0.25%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 408 (100.00%) Cisco
2 108 (26.47%) CheckPoint
3 83 (20.34%) Juniper
4 75 (18.38%) F5
5 39 (9.56%) Palo Alto
5 39 (9.56%) VMware
6 34 (8.33%) Fortinet
7 30 (7.35%) SolarWinds
8 29 (7.11%) HP
9 21 (5.15%) Riverbed
10 17 (4.17%) Nokia
11 16 (3.92%) Microsoft
12 13 (3.19%) Meraki
13 11 (2.70%) Aruba
14 10 (2.45%) Avaya
14 10 (2.45%) Citrix
14 10 (2.45%) Intel Security
15 8 (1.96%) BMC
16 7 (1.72%) NetApp
16 7 (1.72%) Red Hat
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