The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Support Engineer
Rank 582 570 562
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Support Engineer 41 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.045% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.048% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 14 7
Average daily rate £288 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £99 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £274 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.45% -0.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -26.47%

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
47935 48321 46997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.47% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30815 30072 27703
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1687 1903 2072
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Cisco Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Support Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 13 February 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 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +22 40 £288 -4.16% 12
South East +18 18 £288 - 4
London +3 13 £388 +29.16% 2
Berkshire +14 5 £365 +40.38%
Yorkshire -8 5 £275 - 2
M4 Corridor - 5 £288 -
Hampshire +11 4 £223 -30.19% 2
North Yorkshire - 4 £275 -
Middlesbrough - 4 £275 -
Surrey -2 3 £275 - 1
Slough +10 2 £353 +35.57%
East of England +2 2 £225 +116.34%
South West -1 2 £250 +25.00% 2
Portsmouth -6 2 £225 -29.41%
Gloucestershire - 2 £250 - 2
Basingstoke - 2 £215 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £225 -
City of London +45 1 £225 -25.00%
Scotland -2 1 £250 -16.66%
West Yorkshire -9 1 £290 - 2
Watford - 1 £225 -
Reading - 1 £220 -
Windsor - 1 £365 -
Gloucester - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £160 -
Glasgow - 1 £250 -

Cisco Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 69 (100.00%) Cisco
2 50 (72.46%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (53.62%) CCNA
4 36 (52.17%) CCNP
5 28 (40.58%) Firewall
6 26 (37.68%) Wireless
7 25 (36.23%) LAN
8 21 (30.43%) ITIL
9 19 (27.54%) MPLS
10 18 (26.09%) HP
10 18 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
11 16 (23.19%) CiscoWorks
12 15 (21.74%) WAN
13 14 (20.29%) e-Health
14 13 (18.84%) OpenView
14 13 (18.84%) OSPF
14 13 (18.84%) BGP
14 13 (18.84%) F5
15 12 (17.39%) TCP/IP
16 11 (15.94%) ISDN
16 11 (15.94%) EIGRP
16 11 (15.94%) Finance
16 11 (15.94%) Network Security
16 11 (15.94%) Network Management
16 11 (15.94%) Network Monitoring
17 10 (14.49%) Incident Management
17 10 (14.49%) RIP
18 9 (13.04%) Juniper
18 9 (13.04%) Change Management

Cisco Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (40.58%) Firewall
2 26 (37.68%) Wireless
3 25 (36.23%) LAN
4 19 (27.54%) MPLS
5 18 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (21.74%) WAN
7 13 (18.84%) BGP
7 13 (18.84%) OSPF
8 12 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 11 (15.94%) EIGRP
9 11 (15.94%) ISDN
9 11 (15.94%) Network Security
10 10 (14.49%) RIP
11 7 (10.14%) Broadband
11 7 (10.14%) DHCP
11 7 (10.14%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (10.14%) IPsec
11 7 (10.14%) VLAN
11 7 (10.14%) VPN
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.90%) Electronics
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) e-Health
2 9 (13.04%) Driving Licence
3 6 (8.70%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.25%) Cryptography
4 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.90%) Statistics
6 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) Linux
3 4 (5.80%) Unix
3 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.90%) Solaris
5 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.43%) ITIL
2 11 (15.94%) Network Management
2 11 (15.94%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (14.49%) Incident Management
4 9 (13.04%) Change Management
5 7 (10.14%) Information Security
6 6 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.70%) Project Management
7 5 (7.25%) Capacity Management
7 5 (7.25%) Computer Security
7 5 (7.25%) Load Balancing
7 5 (7.25%) Security Patching
8 4 (5.80%) Fault Management
8 4 (5.80%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (5.80%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.35%) Low Latency
9 3 (4.35%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.90%) Programme Management
10 2 (2.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) Perl
2 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (72.46%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (53.62%) CCNA
3 36 (52.17%) CCNP
4 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.80%) CCIE
6 2 (2.90%) CCNP Voice
6 2 (2.90%) Degree
6 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.45%) CEH
7 1 (1.45%) CISSP
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.45%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.45%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.45%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.45%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.45%) MCITP
7 1 (1.45%) MCSE
7 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.45%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) SLA
2 5 (7.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Firmware
2 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (23.19%) CiscoWorks
2 13 (18.84%) OpenView
3 4 (5.80%) OPNET
4 2 (2.90%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.45%) Cacti
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.45%) Endace
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.45%) SCCM
5 1 (1.45%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (26.09%) HP
3 13 (18.84%) F5
4 9 (13.04%) Juniper
5 8 (11.59%) NetQoS
6 6 (8.70%) CA
7 5 (7.25%) Cyberoam
8 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.90%) Avaya
9 2 (2.90%) Brocade
9 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.90%) EMC
9 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.90%) SAP
9 2 (2.90%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.90%) Sun
9 2 (2.90%) VMware
10 1 (1.45%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.45%) IronPort
10 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds