The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Cisco Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Support Engineer
Rank 623 629 586
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -43
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Support Engineer 27 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.028% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.030% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 11
Median daily rate £363 £295 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.88% +18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £209 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £348 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £288 £235
% change year-on-year
+26.08% +22.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
51163 53980 51056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.77% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33272 34147 30940
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1536 2015 2063
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Cisco Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cisco Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Support Engineer within the UK.

Cisco Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Cisco Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cisco Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Support Engineer within the UK.

Cisco Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Support Engineer
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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 -2 27 £363 +21.84% 5
South East +25 14 £363 +22.88% 4
Berkshire +5 7 £363 +33.02%
London -4 7 £525 +68.00% 1
City of London +46 3 £525 +61.53%
Slough +8 3 £380 +39.44%
Surrey - 3 - -
West Midlands -30 2 £350 +10.95%
Oxfordshire - 2 £205 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Abingdon - 2 £205 -
East of England +19 1 - -
Hertfordshire +15 1 - -
Hampshire +4 1 £280 -5.08% 2
West Sussex - 1 £363 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Telford - 1 £350 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £375 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £375 -
Shropshire - 1 £350 -
South West - 1 £375 -

Cisco Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Cisco Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) Cisco
2 29 (63.04%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (60.87%) Firewall
4 18 (39.13%) CCNP
5 14 (30.43%) Windows
6 13 (28.26%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (26.09%) CCNA
7 12 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (23.91%) Data Centre
8 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
8 11 (23.91%) ITIL
8 11 (23.91%) NetApp
9 10 (21.74%) Data ONTAP
9 10 (21.74%) FlexPod
10 9 (19.57%) NCDA
10 9 (19.57%) LAN
10 9 (19.57%) WAN
10 9 (19.57%) Juniper
11 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
11 8 (17.39%) VMware
11 8 (17.39%) vSphere
12 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
12 7 (15.22%) Ethernet
12 7 (15.22%) Linux
12 7 (15.22%) CheckPoint
13 6 (13.04%) Wireless
13 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
13 6 (13.04%) IBM
13 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
13 6 (13.04%) Network Security

Cisco Support 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 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (60.87%) Firewall
2 13 (28.26%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (19.57%) LAN
4 9 (19.57%) WAN
5 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
6 7 (15.22%) Ethernet
7 6 (13.04%) Network Security
7 6 (13.04%) Wireless
8 5 (10.87%) FCoE
8 5 (10.87%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (10.87%) ISDN
8 5 (10.87%) SAN
8 5 (10.87%) VPN
9 4 (8.70%) Broadband
9 4 (8.70%) OSPF
10 3 (6.52%) BGP
10 3 (6.52%) Telepresence
10 3 (6.52%) VLAN
11 2 (4.35%) WebEx
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Data Centre
2 10 (21.74%) FlexPod
3 6 (13.04%) Driving Licence
4 5 (10.87%) e-Health
5 2 (4.35%) Clustering
5 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (4.35%) Streaming Video
6 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.17%) NHS
6 1 (2.17%) Replication
6 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.17%) User Experience
6 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
3 10 (21.74%) Data ONTAP
4 7 (15.22%) Linux
5 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) Unix
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 6 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.70%) Network Design
3 4 (8.70%) Network Management
4 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.35%) High Availability
5 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.17%) Logistics
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.17%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.17%) Product Management
6 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) Time Management
6 1 (2.17%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (2.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (63.04%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (39.13%) CCNP
3 12 (26.09%) CCNA
4 9 (19.57%) NCDA
5 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
6 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
7 5 (10.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (8.70%) CCIE
9 3 (6.52%) CCDE
10 1 (2.17%) Degree
10 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) vSphere
2 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) NFS
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.17%) OPNET
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) vRealize
2 1 (2.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (23.91%) NetApp
3 9 (19.57%) Juniper
4 8 (17.39%) VMware
5 7 (15.22%) CheckPoint
6 6 (13.04%) IBM
7 5 (10.87%) CA
7 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
8 4 (8.70%) Riverbed
9 3 (6.52%) Avaya
9 3 (6.52%) Meraki
10 2 (4.35%) BMC
10 2 (4.35%) Citrix
10 2 (4.35%) F5
10 2 (4.35%) Fortinet
10 2 (4.35%) Intel Security
10 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
11 1 (2.17%) Brocade
11 1 (2.17%) Palo Alto