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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 534 486 487
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 47 80 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 39 31
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£300 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £205 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £500 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £269
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £26.44 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.44 -

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
48551 46784 42135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.38% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29792 27671 24104
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1854 1968 2263
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 4 March 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
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 4 March 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 -35 43 £300 -11.76% 15
Yorkshire -6 13 £275 -8.33%
South Yorkshire +10 12 £275 -8.33%
London -26 12 £370 -12.94% 7
South East -36 10 £343 +10.48% 4
Surrey +1 5 £384 +33.47% 1
North West -16 4 £395 +163.33% 1
Manchester - 4 £395 - 1
City of London +10 3 £463 +23.33% 4
West Midlands -12 2 £225 -23.72% 1
Hampshire -19 2 £320 -17.41% 1
Reigate - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £225 -
East of England +5 1 £235 -
Berkshire -1 1 - - 1
South West -11 1 - - 2
Leeds -12 1 - -
Oxfordshire -17 1 - -
West Yorkshire -21 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £235 -
Oxford - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Cheshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -

Cisco Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 99 (100.00%) Cisco
2 68 (68.69%) Cisco Certification
3 62 (62.63%) Firewall
4 55 (55.56%) CCNP
5 49 (49.49%) WAN
6 36 (36.36%) CCNA
7 32 (32.32%) BGP
8 31 (31.31%) LAN
9 29 (29.29%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (27.27%) CheckPoint
11 24 (24.24%) OSPF
12 22 (22.22%) EIGRP
13 20 (20.20%) F5
14 19 (19.19%) Cisco Nexus
14 19 (19.19%) Load Balancing
15 15 (15.15%) Service Delivery
15 15 (15.15%) Wireless
15 15 (15.15%) VLAN
16 14 (14.14%) DNS
17 13 (13.13%) ITIL
17 13 (13.13%) Network Security
18 12 (12.12%) VoIP
18 12 (12.12%) Juniper
18 12 (12.12%) HP
19 10 (10.10%) MPLS
20 9 (9.09%) VPN
20 9 (9.09%) CCIE
20 9 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
21 8 (8.08%) HSRP
21 8 (8.08%) TCP/IP

Cisco Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (1.01%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.01%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 62 (62.63%) Firewall
2 49 (49.49%) WAN
3 32 (32.32%) BGP
4 31 (31.31%) LAN
5 29 (29.29%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (24.24%) OSPF
7 22 (22.22%) EIGRP
8 19 (19.19%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (15.15%) Wireless
9 15 (15.15%) VLAN
10 14 (14.14%) DNS
11 13 (13.13%) Network Security
12 12 (12.12%) VoIP
13 10 (10.10%) MPLS
14 9 (9.09%) VPN
14 9 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
15 8 (8.08%) HSRP
15 8 (8.08%) TCP/IP
16 7 (7.07%) SAN
17 6 (6.06%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (8.08%) Banking
2 7 (7.07%) Finance
3 6 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.03%) Local Government
5 2 (2.02%) Back Office
6 1 (1.01%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) XMPP
1 1 (1.01%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.02%) IVR
2 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.01%) PKI
2 1 (1.01%) NHS
2 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.01%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.07%) Windows
2 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.02%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.02%) Windows 2000
2 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.01%) UNIX
3 1 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.19%) Load Balancing
2 15 (15.15%) Service Delivery
3 13 (13.13%) ITIL
4 8 (8.08%) Migration
5 6 (6.06%) Network Design
6 4 (4.04%) Change Control
7 3 (3.03%) Project Management
7 3 (3.03%) Network Management
7 3 (3.03%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.02%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.02%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.02%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.01%) Data Security
9 1 (1.01%) Validation
9 1 (1.01%) Supplier Management
9 1 (1.01%) CRM
9 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.01%) Fault Management
9 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (1.01%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 68 (68.69%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (55.56%) CCNP
3 36 (36.36%) CCNA
4 9 (9.09%) CCIE
5 7 (7.07%) Security Cleared
6 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.05%) CCDP
7 5 (5.05%) CCSP
8 3 (3.03%) VCP4
9 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.02%) CCDA
9 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.02%) Degree
9 2 (2.02%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.02%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.02%) CCVP
10 1 (1.01%) CCSA
10 1 (1.01%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.01%) MCITP
10 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Firmware
2 1 (1.01%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.03%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (3.03%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (3.03%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.02%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.01%) OPNET
4 1 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.01%) Cacti
4 1 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 99 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 20 (20.20%) F5
4 12 (12.12%) Juniper
4 12 (12.12%) HP
5 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.07%) SolarWinds
6 5 (5.05%) Fortinet
7 3 (3.03%) VMware
7 3 (3.03%) Citrix
7 3 (3.03%) Nokia
7 3 (3.03%) ProCurve
8 2 (2.02%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.02%) Nortel
8 2 (2.02%) Mitel
9 1 (1.01%) BT
9 1 (1.01%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.01%) Brocade
9 1 (1.01%) Remedy
9 1 (1.01%) McAfee
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