The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Cisco Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Support
UK
Rank 577 555 555
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Support 20 67 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.13% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 53 35
Median daily rate £250 £288 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £221 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £383 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £288 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +68.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +68.00%

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
42412 48118 48163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.73% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27609 30636 30303
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1503 1747 1909
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Cisco Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cisco Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Support
Daily Rate Trend

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

Cisco Support Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Support
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Support within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Cisco Support Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cisco Support
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Cisco Support Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Support
Top 24 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 within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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 -15 18 £250 -13.04% 9
London -3 8 £250 -13.04% 3
South East -8 4 - - 5
Berkshire +6 3 - - 2
Yorkshire +6 2 £213 -24.77%
Slough +4 2 - -
East of England +1 2 - -
Hertfordshire -2 2 - -
City of London -5 2 £291 +23.93% 3
West Midlands - 2 - -
Stevenage - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 £313 -
West Yorkshire +12 1 £250 -13.79%
Surrey +12 1 - - 1
Reading +1 1 - - 1
Telford - 1 - -
Doncaster - 1 £175 -
Livingston - 1 £250 -
Leeds - 1 £250 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £175 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £375 -
West Lothian - 1 £250 -

Cisco Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Cisco Support 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 in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (52.00%) Firewall
3 23 (46.00%) LAN
3 23 (46.00%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (44.00%) WAN
5 20 (40.00%) CCNA
6 18 (36.00%) Finance
7 17 (34.00%) CCNP
8 16 (32.00%) OSPF
9 13 (26.00%) Wireless
10 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
11 11 (22.00%) VPN
11 11 (22.00%) Windows
11 11 (22.00%) MPLS
11 11 (22.00%) BGP
12 10 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
13 9 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (18.00%) VMware
13 9 (18.00%) CheckPoint
13 9 (18.00%) ITIL
13 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
14 8 (16.00%) VoIP
14 8 (16.00%) Change Management
14 8 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (16.00%) Network Security
14 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
14 8 (16.00%) Cisco Wireless
15 7 (14.00%) Load Balancing
15 7 (14.00%) HSRP
15 7 (14.00%) IPsec

Cisco Support 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 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (52.00%) Firewall
2 23 (46.00%) LAN
3 22 (44.00%) WAN
4 16 (32.00%) OSPF
5 13 (26.00%) Wireless
6 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
7 11 (22.00%) BGP
7 11 (22.00%) MPLS
7 11 (22.00%) VPN
8 9 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (16.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 8 (16.00%) Network Security
9 8 (16.00%) VoIP
10 7 (14.00%) HSRP
10 7 (14.00%) IPsec
11 6 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (12.00%) SSL
12 5 (10.00%) Broadband
12 5 (10.00%) VRRP
General
1 18 (36.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Back Office
5 1 (2.00%) Billing
5 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) MSMQ
1 4 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (6.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) e-Health
3 2 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.00%) IPTV
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (18.00%) ITIL
3 8 (16.00%) Change Management
4 7 (14.00%) Load Balancing
5 6 (12.00%) Network Design
6 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.00%) DDoS Mitigation
7 2 (4.00%) Network Management
7 2 (4.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.00%) WAN Optimisation
8 1 (2.00%) CRM
8 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.00%) Information Security
8 1 (2.00%) Migration
8 1 (2.00%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.00%) Project Management
8 1 (2.00%) Security Patching
8 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (40.00%) CCNA
3 17 (34.00%) CCNP
4 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) CCIP
5 3 (6.00%) CCVP
5 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) CCENT
6 1 (2.00%) CCIE
6 1 (2.00%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.00%) Degree
6 1 (2.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.00%) OpenView
2 1 (2.00%) Pingdom
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (18.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) Juniper
4 4 (8.00%) F5
4 4 (8.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (8.00%) Remedy
5 3 (6.00%) Avaya
5 3 (6.00%) Citrix
5 3 (6.00%) Nortel
5 3 (6.00%) Riverbed
5 3 (6.00%) Speakerbus
6 2 (4.00%) Aruba
6 2 (4.00%) Brocade
6 2 (4.00%) Meraki
6 2 (4.00%) Polycom
6 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.00%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (2.00%) Splunk