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 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Cisco Engineer
UK
Rank 568 591 593
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Cisco Engineer 25 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.042% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.044% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 16
Median daily rate £400 £363 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £498 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 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
42518 47379 47264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.78% 94.76% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27667 30205 29656
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 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1737 1864
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 £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 24 January 2017.

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 23 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 24 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 +22 21 £405 +11.72% 13
London +10 14 £433 -3.88% 5
East of England - 3 £388 -
City of London - 3 £433 - 2
Scotland - 3 £288 -
Edinburgh - 2 £375 -
Suffolk - 2 £350 -
Haverhill - 2 £350 -
New Malden - 2 - -
North West +19 1 £320 -11.72% 1
Berkshire +15 1 - -
Yorkshire +15 1 £425 +30.76% 1
Reading +13 1 - -
South East +11 1 - - 4
Manchester +7 1 £320 -11.72% 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Sheffield - 1 £425 -
Croydon - 1 £450 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £200 -
Bristol - 1 £385 - 2
South West - 1 £385 - 2
Motherwell - 1 £200 -
Essex - 1 £600 -

Senior Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 58 (100.00%) Cisco
2 38 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (50.00%) CCNP
4 26 (44.83%) Firewall
5 20 (34.48%) Data Centre
6 16 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (27.59%) CheckPoint
7 15 (25.86%) LAN
7 15 (25.86%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (24.14%) WAN
8 14 (24.14%) BGP
8 14 (24.14%) VMware
9 13 (22.41%) OSPF
10 12 (20.69%) Windows
10 12 (20.69%) CCNA
11 11 (18.97%) VPN
11 11 (18.97%) Network Design
12 10 (17.24%) Finance
12 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
12 10 (17.24%) Wireless
12 10 (17.24%) F5
13 9 (15.52%) Network Security
13 9 (15.52%) Network Management
13 9 (15.52%) Juniper
13 9 (15.52%) DNS
13 9 (15.52%) Linux
13 9 (15.52%) DHCP
13 9 (15.52%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (13.79%) Telecoms

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Office 365
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (44.83%) Firewall
2 16 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (25.86%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (25.86%) LAN
4 14 (24.14%) BGP
4 14 (24.14%) WAN
5 13 (22.41%) OSPF
6 11 (18.97%) VPN
7 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
7 10 (17.24%) Wireless
8 9 (15.52%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (15.52%) DHCP
8 9 (15.52%) DNS
8 9 (15.52%) Network Security
9 8 (13.79%) MPLS
9 8 (13.79%) SAN
9 8 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (12.07%) EIGRP
11 6 (10.34%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (10.34%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.62%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Web Services
2 1 (1.72%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (34.48%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) EMC VNX
3 2 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) Informatics
4 1 (1.72%) NHS
4 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 9 (15.52%) Linux
3 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.07%) Windows Server
5 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.62%) SUSE
6 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.72%) CentOS
8 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) Network Design
2 9 (15.52%) Network Management
3 6 (10.34%) Network Architecture
4 4 (6.90%) High Availability
4 4 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.17%) ITIL
5 3 (5.17%) Project Management
6 2 (3.45%) DevOps
6 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.45%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.45%) Requirements Management
6 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.72%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.72%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.72%) Kanban
7 1 (1.72%) Network Planning
7 1 (1.72%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (50.00%) CCNP
3 12 (20.69%) CCNA
4 7 (12.07%) CCIE
5 6 (10.34%) JNCIA
6 5 (8.62%) CCDA
6 5 (8.62%) JNCIP
6 5 (8.62%) JNCIS
7 4 (6.90%) CCDP
7 4 (6.90%) Degree
8 3 (5.17%) CCSP
8 3 (5.17%) JNCIE
8 3 (5.17%) MCSE
8 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.45%) MCSA
9 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.72%) CCSA
10 1 (1.72%) CCVP
10 1 (1.72%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.62%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.90%) XenApp
5 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.17%) vSphere
6 1 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (5.17%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (5.17%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (5.17%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco CME
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.72%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.72%) Nagios
2 1 (1.72%) OPNET
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (27.59%) CheckPoint
3 14 (24.14%) VMware
4 10 (17.24%) F5
5 9 (15.52%) Juniper
6 7 (12.07%) HP
6 7 (12.07%) Palo Alto
7 6 (10.34%) Dell
8 5 (8.62%) Blue Coat
8 5 (8.62%) Citrix
8 5 (8.62%) Meraki
8 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
9 4 (6.90%) Aruba
9 4 (6.90%) Fortinet
9 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.90%) NetScout
9 4 (6.90%) Riverbed
9 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.17%) Acme Packet
10 3 (5.17%) Fujitsu