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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Support
Rank 612 571 546
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Support 36 56 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 51
Median daily rate £295 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £149 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £350 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+15.45% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +171.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
- +171.18%

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
50931 51412 49753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.74% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 33245 31720 30748
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1466 2048 2093
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £40.15 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 May 2016.

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 27 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 May 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 -26 36 £295 +7.27% 12
South East -5 14 £356 +27.23% 2
London -17 11 £223 -14.42% 7
Berkshire +1 8 £363 +27.19% 1
East of England +10 5 £245 -6.66%
Hertfordshire +12 3 - -
Stevenage - 3 - -
Surrey - 3 £275 - 1
Yorkshire +8 2 £125 - 1
Slough +7 2 £373 +30.70%
West Yorkshire -2 2 £125 - 1
West Midlands -5 2 £350 +10.95%
South West -13 2 £318 +4.95% 1
Somerset - 2 £318 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £205 -
Abingdon - 2 £205 -
City of London +35 1 £188 -21.05% 4
Hampshire 0 1 £280 +20.43%
Leeds -1 1 - - 1
Essex -4 1 £250 -
Shropshire - 1 £350 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £240 -
Cambridge - 1 £240 -
Reading - 1 £219 - 1
Taunton - 1 £310 -
Telford - 1 £350 -
Wakefield - 1 £125 -

Cisco Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Cisco
2 66 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (43.14%) CCNP
4 42 (41.18%) CCNA
5 38 (37.25%) Firewall
6 29 (28.43%) LAN
7 25 (24.51%) WAN
8 24 (23.53%) ITIL
8 24 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 23 (22.55%) Wireless
10 22 (21.57%) Windows
10 22 (21.57%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (18.63%) F5
11 19 (18.63%) MPLS
12 17 (16.67%) Juniper
12 17 (16.67%) BGP
13 15 (14.71%) Network Security
14 14 (13.73%) Active Directory
14 14 (13.73%) Windows Server
15 13 (12.75%) Data Centre
15 13 (12.75%) Network Monitoring
15 13 (12.75%) OSPF
15 13 (12.75%) TCP/IP
15 13 (12.75%) Finance
16 12 (11.76%) EIGRP
16 12 (11.76%) ISDN
16 12 (11.76%) Cisco Prime
16 12 (11.76%) e-Health
16 12 (11.76%) Driving Licence
17 11 (10.78%) Load Balancing

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 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.96%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 38 (37.25%) Firewall
2 29 (28.43%) LAN
3 25 (24.51%) WAN
4 24 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 23 (22.55%) Wireless
6 22 (21.57%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (18.63%) MPLS
8 17 (16.67%) BGP
9 15 (14.71%) Network Security
10 13 (12.75%) OSPF
10 13 (12.75%) TCP/IP
11 12 (11.76%) EIGRP
11 12 (11.76%) ISDN
12 10 (9.80%) DHCP
12 10 (9.80%) RIP
13 9 (8.82%) DNS
13 9 (8.82%) Ethernet
13 9 (8.82%) VoIP
13 9 (8.82%) VPN
14 8 (7.84%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
General
1 13 (12.75%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.94%) Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Advertising
4 2 (1.96%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.96%) Legal
4 2 (1.96%) Local Government
5 1 (0.98%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.88%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.96%) XMPP
3 1 (0.98%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 12 (11.76%) e-Health
3 6 (5.88%) FlexPod
4 5 (4.90%) Cryptography
4 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.96%) Clustering
5 2 (1.96%) NHS
5 2 (1.96%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.98%) EPoS
6 1 (0.98%) Replication
6 1 (0.98%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.98%) User Experience
6 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.57%) Windows
2 14 (13.73%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.84%) Windows 7
3 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.86%) Linux
5 5 (4.90%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.94%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.96%) Unix
9 1 (0.98%) Android
9 1 (0.98%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.53%) ITIL
2 13 (12.75%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (10.78%) Load Balancing
4 10 (9.80%) Network Management
5 7 (6.86%) Change Management
6 6 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 6 (5.88%) Information Security
6 6 (5.88%) Network Design
6 6 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.90%) Capacity Management
7 5 (4.90%) Computer Security
7 5 (4.90%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.90%) Project Management
7 5 (4.90%) Security Patching
8 3 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.96%) High Availability
9 2 (1.96%) Low Latency
9 2 (1.96%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.96%) Service Management
9 2 (1.96%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.92%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (43.14%) CCNP
3 42 (41.18%) CCNA
4 8 (7.84%) Security Cleared
5 7 (6.86%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.90%) CCIE
6 5 (4.90%) NCDA
7 3 (2.94%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.96%) CCDP
8 2 (1.96%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (0.98%) CCAA
9 1 (0.98%) CCVP
9 1 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.98%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.98%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.98%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.98%) MCSA
9 1 (0.98%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.82%) SLA
2 8 (7.84%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.88%) vSphere
3 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.98%) NFS
4 1 (0.98%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (11.76%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (7.84%) OpenView
3 3 (2.94%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.94%) SCCM
4 2 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.98%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.98%) OPNET
5 1 (0.98%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.98%) SCOM
5 1 (0.98%) vRealize
5 1 (0.98%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 102 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (18.63%) F5
3 17 (16.67%) Juniper
4 11 (10.78%) Avaya
4 11 (10.78%) VMware
5 10 (9.80%) HP
5 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
6 8 (7.84%) NetQoS
7 7 (6.86%) CheckPoint
7 7 (6.86%) Citrix
7 7 (6.86%) NetApp
8 5 (4.90%) Cyberoam
8 5 (4.90%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.92%) IBM
9 4 (3.92%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.94%) Blue Coat
10 3 (2.94%) CA
11 2 (1.96%) Intel Security
11 2 (1.96%) Mitel
11 2 (1.96%) Motorola
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