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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Cisco Engineer
Rank 616 609 615
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Cisco Engineer 25 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.054% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.056% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 6
Median daily rate £400 £425 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +29.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £360 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £494 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £425 £265
% change year-on-year
-7.94% +60.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 -
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -

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
50897 51337 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.72% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 31650 30786
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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 1482 2063 2112
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -1.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 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 19 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 25 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 -16 24 £400 -5.88% 13
London -2 10 £400 -8.57% 6
South West -4 4 £400 +17.64% 1
South East -13 4 £383 -15.00%
Bournemouth - 4 £400 -
Dorset - 4 £400 -
City of London +44 3 £425 -5.55% 3
Surrey -11 3 £383 -10.00%
West Midlands - 3 - -
Redhill - 3 £383 -
North West - 2 - - 1
Berkshire -3 1 - -
Scotland -15 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £290 - 2
Leicestershire - 1 £290 - 2
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Cheshire - 1 - -

Senior Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 49 (100.00%) Cisco
2 37 (75.51%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (61.22%) Firewall
4 25 (51.02%) CCNP
5 19 (38.78%) WAN
6 17 (34.69%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (34.69%) Wireless
7 16 (32.65%) LAN
8 14 (28.57%) VoIP
8 14 (28.57%) MPLS
8 14 (28.57%) OSPF
8 14 (28.57%) Network Security
9 12 (24.49%) VMware
9 12 (24.49%) VPN
10 11 (22.45%) CCNA
10 11 (22.45%) BGP
10 11 (22.45%) CheckPoint
10 11 (22.45%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (20.41%) DNS
11 10 (20.41%) ITIL
12 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
12 9 (18.37%) IPsec
13 8 (16.33%) Juniper
13 8 (16.33%) Windows
14 7 (14.29%) WLAN
14 7 (14.29%) DHCP
14 7 (14.29%) NetScaler
15 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (12.24%) Windows Server
15 6 (12.24%) Hyper-V

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 2 (4.08%) IIS
1 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.04%) nginx
2 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 30 (61.22%) Firewall
2 19 (38.78%) WAN
3 17 (34.69%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (34.69%) Wireless
4 16 (32.65%) LAN
5 14 (28.57%) MPLS
5 14 (28.57%) Network Security
5 14 (28.57%) OSPF
5 14 (28.57%) VoIP
6 12 (24.49%) VPN
7 11 (22.45%) BGP
7 11 (22.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (20.41%) DNS
9 9 (18.37%) IPsec
10 7 (14.29%) DHCP
10 7 (14.29%) NetScaler
10 7 (14.29%) WLAN
11 6 (12.24%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (12.24%) EIGRP
11 6 (12.24%) SAN
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
1 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.04%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.12%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.04%) CMDB
3 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.04%) IVR
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Statistics
3 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Server
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.08%) CentOS
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) CatOS
5 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) ITIL
2 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
3 3 (6.12%) Coaching
3 3 (6.12%) Network Design
3 3 (6.12%) Network Management
3 3 (6.12%) Service Management
3 3 (6.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (4.08%) High Availability
4 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (4.08%) Migration
4 2 (4.08%) Network Architecture
4 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (4.08%) Project Management
4 2 (4.08%) QMS
5 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.04%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.04%) Information Management
5 1 (2.04%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.16%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) C
3 2 (4.08%) Python
3 2 (4.08%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 37 (75.51%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (51.02%) CCNP
3 11 (22.45%) CCNA
4 4 (8.16%) CCIE
4 4 (8.16%) Degree
4 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.04%) CCDP
6 1 (2.04%) CCSA
6 1 (2.04%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.24%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.12%) XenApp
5 2 (4.08%) vCloud
5 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.08%) vSphere
6 1 (2.04%) Firmware
6 1 (2.04%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (8.16%) TrustSec
2 3 (6.12%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (6.12%) SCCM
3 2 (4.08%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.04%) AppManager
4 1 (2.04%) Nagios
4 1 (2.04%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (24.49%) VMware
3 11 (22.45%) CheckPoint
4 8 (16.33%) Juniper
5 6 (12.24%) Citrix
6 5 (10.20%) HP
6 5 (10.20%) Palo Alto
6 5 (10.20%) Siemens
7 4 (8.16%) Aruba
7 4 (8.16%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.12%) Avaya
8 3 (6.12%) F5
8 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.12%) Riverbed
9 2 (4.08%) BT
9 2 (4.08%) EMC
9 2 (4.08%) Meraki
10 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.04%) Nortel
10 1 (2.04%) Tandberg
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