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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 422 460 458
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 230 215 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.37% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.39% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 133 108
Median daily rate £350 £370 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £261 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £10.00 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £32.75 £33.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+88.88% -15.89%

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
50050 55150 53908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 95.01% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32734 35266 32824
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1662 2082 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +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 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 24 September 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
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 24 September 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 +21 210 £350 -3.44% 31
London -2 73 £375 - 10
South East +33 56 £338 - 9
Yorkshire +2 28 £360 +2.85% 1
West Midlands -17 20 £400 +33.33% 2
West Yorkshire +9 18 £360 -10.00% 1
City of London +9 14 £402 +7.06% 4
Leeds -3 13 £350 -12.50% 1
South Wales +37 12 £375 +20.00% 1
Wales +34 12 £375 +25.00% 1
East of England +14 12 £320 -3.39% 2
Hampshire +14 12 £350 +5.66% 2
Kent +9 10 £200 -42.85% 2
Middlesex +9 10 £438 -2.77%
Birmingham +1 10 £400 - 1
Surrey +17 8 £356 +7.54% 3
North West +13 8 £350 -9.85% 5
East Midlands -9 8 £240 -12.72% 2
Buckinghamshire +20 6 £238 -36.66%
Manchester -2 6 £350 -9.85% 4
South Yorkshire -3 6 - -
Shropshire -19 6 £375 +25.00%
Telford -25 6 £375 -
Berkshire +4 5 £325 +2.36%
Derbyshire +2 5 £238 -13.63% 1
Sheffield -8 5 - -
Croydon - 5 £300 -
Bradford +22 4 £360 -
Milton Keynes +16 4 £160 -57.33%
Glasgow +12 4 £275 -31.25%

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 453 (100.00%) Cisco
2 300 (66.23%) Cisco Certification
3 271 (59.82%) Firewall
4 240 (52.98%) CCNP
5 170 (37.53%) Cisco ASA
6 152 (33.55%) WAN
7 149 (32.89%) LAN
8 146 (32.23%) CheckPoint
9 138 (30.46%) CCNA
10 130 (28.70%) Cisco Nexus
11 110 (24.28%) Wireless
12 107 (23.62%) Network Security
13 103 (22.74%) Juniper
14 93 (20.53%) OSPF
15 90 (19.87%) F5
16 88 (19.43%) BGP
17 86 (18.98%) Data Centre
18 73 (16.11%) CCIE
18 73 (16.11%) VPN
19 64 (14.13%) VoIP
19 64 (14.13%) Palo Alto
20 58 (12.80%) Security Cleared
21 57 (12.58%) MPLS
22 56 (12.36%) EIGRP
23 54 (11.92%) SC Cleared
24 52 (11.48%) ITIL
25 51 (11.26%) TCP/IP
26 48 (10.60%) VLAN
27 47 (10.38%) Network Management
28 46 (10.15%) Load Balancing

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 (0.66%) Skype for Business
2 2 (0.44%) IIS
2 2 (0.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.44%) OpenStack
2 2 (0.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.22%) Apache
3 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.22%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (1.77%) MS Office
2 5 (1.10%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.66%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.32%) assyst
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.44%) Office 365
4 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.22%) Trello
4 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 271 (59.82%) Firewall
2 170 (37.53%) Cisco ASA
3 152 (33.55%) WAN
4 149 (32.89%) LAN
5 130 (28.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 110 (24.28%) Wireless
7 107 (23.62%) Network Security
8 93 (20.53%) OSPF
9 88 (19.43%) BGP
10 73 (16.11%) VPN
11 64 (14.13%) VoIP
12 57 (12.58%) MPLS
13 56 (12.36%) EIGRP
14 51 (11.26%) TCP/IP
15 48 (10.60%) VLAN
16 42 (9.27%) Cisco Wireless
17 37 (8.17%) DNS
18 35 (7.73%) Cisco IOS
19 31 (6.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 31 (6.84%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (0.66%) JIRA
1 3 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (9.27%) Finance
2 31 (6.84%) Banking
3 15 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.99%) Retail
5 3 (0.66%) Investment Banking
5 3 (0.66%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.44%) Advertising
6 2 (0.44%) Legal
7 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.22%) Automotive
7 1 (0.22%) Back Office
7 1 (0.22%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.22%) French Language
7 1 (0.22%) Front Office
7 1 (0.22%) Local Government
7 1 (0.22%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.97%) 802.1X
2 10 (2.21%) CSS
3 2 (0.44%) Middleware
3 2 (0.44%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.44%) REST
3 2 (0.44%) XMPP
4 1 (0.22%) COM
4 1 (0.22%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 86 (18.98%) Data Centre
2 21 (4.64%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (1.99%) Driving Licence
4 9 (1.99%) NHS
5 7 (1.55%) Cryptography
6 6 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.10%) User Experience
8 4 (0.88%) e-Health
8 4 (0.88%) FlexPod
9 3 (0.66%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.66%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.66%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.66%) Statistics
10 2 (0.44%) IVR
10 2 (0.44%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.22%) BBC
11 1 (0.22%) CESG
11 1 (0.22%) Handset
11 1 (0.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (9.93%) Windows
2 31 (6.84%) Windows Server
3 30 (6.62%) Linux
4 13 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.66%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (0.66%) Unix
7 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.44%) Solaris
7 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.22%) CentOS
8 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (11.48%) ITIL
2 47 (10.38%) Network Management
3 46 (10.15%) Load Balancing
3 46 (10.15%) Network Design
4 35 (7.73%) Network Monitoring
5 23 (5.08%) Change Management
6 19 (4.19%) Migration
7 18 (3.97%) Network Architecture
8 14 (3.09%) Incident Management
9 13 (2.87%) Project Management
10 10 (2.21%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (1.99%) Change Control
11 9 (1.99%) ITIL V3
11 9 (1.99%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (1.99%) Service Management
12 8 (1.77%) Kalman Filter
12 8 (1.77%) WAN Optimisation
13 7 (1.55%) Patch Management
13 7 (1.55%) Problem Management
14 6 (1.32%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (0.88%) PowerShell
1 4 (0.88%) SQL
2 3 (0.66%) C
2 3 (0.66%) Python
3 2 (0.44%) Java
3 2 (0.44%) Tcl
4 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.22%) Korn
4 1 (0.22%) Lisp
4 1 (0.22%) PHP
4 1 (0.22%) Ruby
4 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 300 (66.23%) Cisco Certification
2 240 (52.98%) CCNP
3 138 (30.46%) CCNA
4 73 (16.11%) CCIE
5 58 (12.80%) Security Cleared
6 54 (11.92%) SC Cleared
7 39 (8.61%) CCDP
8 23 (5.08%) CCVP
9 18 (3.97%) CCDA
10 9 (1.99%) Degree
11 6 (1.32%) CCDE
11 6 (1.32%) CCSA
11 6 (1.32%) CCSP
11 6 (1.32%) JNCIA
11 6 (1.32%) JNCIE
12 4 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.88%) MCSE
12 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.31%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.32%) SLA
3 4 (0.88%) QA
4 2 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.22%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.22%) RMADS
System Software
1 14 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.21%) vSphere
3 6 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.44%) Firmware
6 2 (0.44%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.22%) iptables
7 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.22%) NFS
7 1 (0.22%) Snort
7 1 (0.22%) vCloud
7 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.22%) XenApp
7 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (6.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 24 (5.30%) Cisco Prime
3 16 (3.53%) Cisco UCCX
4 10 (2.21%) FortiGate
5 7 (1.55%) Cisco UCCE
5 7 (1.55%) OPNET
5 7 (1.55%) TrustSec
6 5 (1.10%) OpenView
7 4 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.66%) Cacti
9 2 (0.44%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.44%) Cisco CME
10 1 (0.22%) AppManager
10 1 (0.22%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco LMS
10 1 (0.22%) Nagios
10 1 (0.22%) Nessus
10 1 (0.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.22%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 453 (100.00%) Cisco
2 146 (32.23%) CheckPoint
3 103 (22.74%) Juniper
4 90 (19.87%) F5
5 64 (14.13%) Palo Alto
6 41 (9.05%) Fortinet
7 33 (7.28%) VMware
8 32 (7.06%) SolarWinds
9 29 (6.40%) HP
10 26 (5.74%) Microsoft
11 25 (5.52%) Riverbed
12 17 (3.75%) Meraki
13 16 (3.53%) Nokia
14 15 (3.31%) Aruba
14 15 (3.31%) Citrix
14 15 (3.31%) Intel Security
15 13 (2.87%) Red Hat
16 10 (2.21%) Avaya
17 8 (1.77%) Blue Coat
17 8 (1.77%) BMC
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