The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Cisco Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Cisco Engineer
Rank 587 635 619
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Cisco Engineer 33 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.040% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.042% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 13
Median daily rate £388 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £338 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £475 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
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
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
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 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Senior Cisco Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Cisco Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Cisco Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Cisco Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Senior Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Cisco Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Cisco Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Cisco Engineer
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Cisco Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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 +17 31 £389 -5.75% 5
London -1 19 £403 -5.29% 2
New Malden - 5 - -
Yorkshire +24 3 £390 +15.55%
South East +22 3 - -
City of London 0 3 £433 -8.94% 2
East of England +12 2 £350 -17.64%
Berkshire +6 2 - -
West Midlands -7 2 - - 2
Shropshire - 2 - - 1
Reading - 2 - -
Telford - 2 - - 1
Sheffield - 2 £390 -
Haverhill - 2 £350 -
Chessington - 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 £390 -
Edinburgh - 2 £375 -
Scotland - 2 £375 -
Suffolk - 2 £350 -
West Yorkshire +13 1 - -
North West +5 1 £320 -12.32% 1
Manchester +2 1 £320 -12.32%
East Midlands -3 1 £288 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £288 -
Croydon - 1 £450 -

Senior Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Senior Cisco 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 Senior Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (67.80%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (54.24%) Firewall
4 30 (50.85%) CCNP
5 19 (32.20%) CheckPoint
6 18 (30.51%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (28.81%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (28.81%) Data Centre
8 14 (23.73%) BGP
8 14 (23.73%) LAN
9 13 (22.03%) WAN
9 13 (22.03%) VMware
10 12 (20.34%) Network Design
10 12 (20.34%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (20.34%) CCNA
10 12 (20.34%) Wireless
10 12 (20.34%) OSPF
11 11 (18.64%) Juniper
11 11 (18.64%) Network Security
12 10 (16.95%) Finance
12 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
12 10 (16.95%) VPN
12 10 (16.95%) Windows
12 10 (16.95%) Palo Alto
12 10 (16.95%) Network Management
12 10 (16.95%) F5
13 9 (15.25%) DHCP
13 9 (15.25%) DNS
13 9 (15.25%) MPLS
14 8 (13.56%) Linux

Senior Cisco 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:

Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.08%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (3.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (54.24%) Firewall
2 18 (30.51%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (28.81%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (23.73%) BGP
4 14 (23.73%) LAN
5 13 (22.03%) WAN
6 12 (20.34%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (20.34%) OSPF
6 12 (20.34%) Wireless
7 11 (18.64%) Network Security
8 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
8 10 (16.95%) VPN
9 9 (15.25%) DHCP
9 9 (15.25%) DNS
9 9 (15.25%) MPLS
10 7 (11.86%) EIGRP
10 7 (11.86%) SAN
10 7 (11.86%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (10.17%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (10.17%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (16.95%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.08%) Retail
5 2 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) EMC VNX
3 2 (3.39%) NHS
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Windows
2 8 (13.56%) Linux
3 7 (11.86%) Windows Server
3 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.47%) SUSE
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.69%) CentOS
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) Network Design
2 10 (16.95%) Network Management
3 7 (11.86%) Network Architecture
4 4 (6.78%) ITIL
4 4 (6.78%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (6.78%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.08%) High Availability
6 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.39%) Change Management
6 2 (3.39%) DevOps
6 2 (3.39%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.39%) Project Management
6 2 (3.39%) Service Design
7 1 (1.69%) Information Security
7 1 (1.69%) Kanban
7 1 (1.69%) Network Planning
7 1 (1.69%) Planning and Forecasting
7 1 (1.69%) Service Management
7 1 (1.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (67.80%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (50.85%) CCNP
3 12 (20.34%) CCNA
4 6 (10.17%) JNCIA
5 5 (8.47%) CCDA
5 5 (8.47%) CCDP
5 5 (8.47%) CCIE
5 5 (8.47%) JNCIP
5 5 (8.47%) JNCIS
6 3 (5.08%) CCSP
6 3 (5.08%) Degree
6 3 (5.08%) JNCIE
6 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (3.39%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (3.39%) MCSA
7 2 (3.39%) MCSE
7 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.69%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.47%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (6.78%) XenApp
4 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.39%) vSphere
5 1 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (3.39%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (3.39%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (3.39%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.69%) Nagios
2 1 (1.69%) OPNET
2 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (32.20%) CheckPoint
3 13 (22.03%) VMware
4 11 (18.64%) Juniper
5 10 (16.95%) F5
5 10 (16.95%) Palo Alto
6 6 (10.17%) Blue Coat
6 6 (10.17%) Dell
6 6 (10.17%) HP
6 6 (10.17%) Meraki
7 5 (8.47%) Aruba
7 5 (8.47%) Citrix
7 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.47%) Riverbed
7 5 (8.47%) SolarWinds
8 4 (6.78%) Fortinet
8 4 (6.78%) NetScout
9 3 (5.08%) Acme Packet
9 3 (5.08%) Fujitsu
9 3 (5.08%) TippingPoint