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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Support
UK
Rank 573 563 577
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Support 24 66 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.13% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.13% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 49 23
Median daily rate £250 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £200 £96
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £390 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £278 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.90% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £11.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.00%

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
42416 49363 49659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 95.02% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27693 31769 30532
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 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1656 1924
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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 26 February 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 25 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 26 February 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 -13 22 £250 -9.90% 12
London +6 10 £250 - 6
South East -1 6 - - 3
City of London +2 4 £291 +23.93% 3
Berkshire +11 3 - -
Scotland +26 2 £313 +25.00%
Yorkshire +17 2 £213 -22.72%
Slough +8 2 - -
West Midlands +4 2 - - 2
Surrey +1 2 - - 2
East of England -6 2 £400 +77.77% 1
Reading +23 1 - -
West Yorkshire +16 1 £250 -13.79%
Hertfordshire -5 1 - - 1
West Lothian - 1 £250 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £175 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £400 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 - -
Livingston - 1 £250 -
Leeds - 1 £250 -
Edinburgh - 1 £375 -
Doncaster - 1 £175 -
Cambridge - 1 £400 -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1

Cisco Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (61.54%) Firewall
3 22 (56.41%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (48.72%) CCNP
5 16 (41.03%) CCNA
5 16 (41.03%) LAN
5 16 (41.03%) WAN
6 13 (33.33%) Finance
7 11 (28.21%) OSPF
7 11 (28.21%) Wireless
8 10 (25.64%) VPN
9 9 (23.08%) Windows
10 8 (20.51%) ITIL
10 8 (20.51%) BGP
10 8 (20.51%) MPLS
10 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
10 8 (20.51%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (17.95%) Network Security
11 7 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
11 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
12 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
12 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
12 6 (15.38%) Internet
12 6 (15.38%) Juniper
12 6 (15.38%) VMware
12 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (15.38%) Palo Alto
13 5 (12.82%) Windows Server

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 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (61.54%) Firewall
2 16 (41.03%) LAN
2 16 (41.03%) WAN
3 11 (28.21%) OSPF
3 11 (28.21%) Wireless
4 10 (25.64%) VPN
5 8 (20.51%) BGP
5 8 (20.51%) MPLS
6 7 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (17.95%) Network Security
7 6 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (15.38%) Internet
7 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
8 5 (12.82%) SAN
9 4 (10.26%) VoIP
10 3 (7.69%) Broadband
10 3 (7.69%) DNS
10 3 (7.69%) Ethernet
10 3 (7.69%) ISDN
10 3 (7.69%) SNMP
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Billing
4 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.56%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) 802.1X
1 4 (10.26%) MSMQ
1 4 (10.26%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) e-Health
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (5.13%) IPTV
3 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.56%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (2.56%) STB
4 1 (2.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) ITIL
1 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
1 8 (20.51%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (12.82%) Network Design
3 3 (7.69%) Change Management
3 3 (7.69%) Migration
3 3 (7.69%) Network Management
4 2 (5.13%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (5.13%) High Availability
4 2 (5.13%) Investment Management
4 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.13%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (2.56%) Analytics
5 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Security
5 1 (2.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (2.56%) Security Patching
5 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (48.72%) CCNP
3 16 (41.03%) CCNA
4 3 (7.69%) CCIP
4 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) CCVP
5 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) CCENT
6 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (5.13%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.56%) OpenView
2 1 (2.56%) Pingdom
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) Juniper
3 6 (15.38%) Palo Alto
3 6 (15.38%) VMware
4 5 (12.82%) F5
5 3 (7.69%) Arista
5 3 (7.69%) Citrix
5 3 (7.69%) Remedy
5 3 (7.69%) Riverbed
5 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.13%) Aruba
6 2 (5.13%) Brocade
6 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.13%) Polycom
6 2 (5.13%) Speakerbus
7 1 (2.56%) Cyberoam
7 1 (2.56%) Meraki
7 1 (2.56%) Splunk