The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Cisco Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Cisco Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Cisco Engineer
Rank 622 613 615
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Cisco Engineer 18 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.039% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.042% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 7
Average daily rate £393 £425 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £340 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £480 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 £335
% change year-on-year
- +26.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 £34.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £34.00 -
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -

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
53034 52811 51540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.93% 94.73% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34546 32021 31371
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1532 2104 2098
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Senior Cisco Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Cisco Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Cisco Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -26 16 £393 -10.28% 11
London -12 8 £393 -13.97% 5
West Midlands - 4 - - 1
City of London +42 2 £395 -14.59% 1
Scotland -17 2 - -
Aberdeen - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 - - 1
Berkshire +6 1 - - 1
South West -1 1 - - 1
South East -22 1 - - 3
Harrow - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -

Senior Cisco Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Cisco Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Cisco Engineer in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (65.79%) Firewall
4 20 (52.63%) CCNP
5 17 (44.74%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (42.11%) VoIP
6 16 (42.11%) WAN
6 16 (42.11%) Wireless
7 14 (36.84%) LAN
8 13 (34.21%) VPN
8 13 (34.21%) Network Security
9 10 (26.32%) ITIL
9 10 (26.32%) MPLS
9 10 (26.32%) OSPF
10 9 (23.68%) VMware
10 9 (23.68%) DNS
10 9 (23.68%) WLAN
11 8 (21.05%) IPsec
11 8 (21.05%) BGP
12 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
12 7 (18.42%) Siemens
12 7 (18.42%) Windows
12 7 (18.42%) NetScaler
12 7 (18.42%) Cisco Wireless
13 6 (15.79%) DHCP
13 6 (15.79%) SSL
13 6 (15.79%) CCNA
13 6 (15.79%) Juniper
13 6 (15.79%) SAN
13 6 (15.79%) EIGRP

Senior Cisco Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Cisco Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Cisco Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) nginx
2 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 25 (65.79%) Firewall
2 17 (44.74%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (42.11%) VoIP
3 16 (42.11%) WAN
3 16 (42.11%) Wireless
4 14 (36.84%) LAN
5 13 (34.21%) Network Security
5 13 (34.21%) VPN
6 10 (26.32%) MPLS
6 10 (26.32%) OSPF
7 9 (23.68%) DNS
7 9 (23.68%) WLAN
8 8 (21.05%) BGP
8 8 (21.05%) IPsec
9 7 (18.42%) Cisco Wireless
9 7 (18.42%) NetScaler
10 6 (15.79%) DHCP
10 6 (15.79%) EIGRP
10 6 (15.79%) SAN
10 6 (15.79%) SSL
General
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.63%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.89%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.63%) CMDB
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.63%) IVR
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.26%) CentOS
5 1 (2.63%) CatOS
5 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) Service Management
2 5 (13.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.89%) Coaching
5 2 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Network Design
5 2 (5.26%) Project Management
5 2 (5.26%) QMS
5 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.63%) Change Management
6 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.63%) Information Management
6 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.63%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.53%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) C
3 2 (5.26%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 28 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (52.63%) CCNP
3 6 (15.79%) CCNA
4 4 (10.53%) CCIE
4 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) CCDP
5 1 (2.63%) CCSA
5 1 (2.63%) CCSE
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) XenApp
3 1 (2.63%) Firmware
3 1 (2.63%) vCloud
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (7.89%) SCCM
3 2 (5.26%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.63%) Nagios
4 1 (2.63%) TrustSec
4 1 (2.63%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (23.68%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
3 7 (18.42%) Siemens
4 6 (15.79%) Juniper
5 5 (13.16%) Citrix
6 4 (10.53%) HP
6 4 (10.53%) Palo Alto
7 3 (7.89%) Aruba
7 3 (7.89%) Avaya
8 2 (5.26%) BT
8 2 (5.26%) EMC
8 2 (5.26%) F5
8 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.26%) Polycom
8 2 (5.26%) Riverbed
8 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.63%) IronPort
9 1 (2.63%) Meraki
9 1 (2.63%) Tandberg
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