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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Cisco Engineer
UK
Rank 579 596 596
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Cisco Engineer 17 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.043% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.045% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 18
Median daily rate £400 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
42939 48575 49622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27981 31258 30651
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1563 1629 1923
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +35 13 £405 +1.25% 15
London +2 7 £425 - 7
South East +13 2 £405 -14.73%
Scotland - 2 £288 -
Yorkshire +19 1 £500 +53.84% 2
North West +13 1 £320 -11.72% 2
Manchester +9 1 £320 -11.72% 1
Hampshire - 1 £410 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £400 -
Glamorgan - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £385 -
South Wales - 1 - -
South West - 1 £385 -
East of England - 1 £600 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 £200 -
Edinburgh - 1 £375 -
City of London - 1 £450 - 3
Oxford - 1 £400 -
Leeds - 1 £500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £500 - 2
Wales - 1 - -
Motherwell - 1 £200 -
Essex - 1 £600 -

Senior Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (63.46%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (51.92%) CCNP
4 23 (44.23%) Firewall
5 18 (34.62%) Data Centre
6 17 (32.69%) LAN
6 17 (32.69%) CheckPoint
7 16 (30.77%) WAN
8 13 (25.00%) CCNA
8 13 (25.00%) VMware
9 12 (23.08%) OSPF
9 12 (23.08%) BGP
9 12 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (21.15%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
10 11 (21.15%) Windows
11 10 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (19.23%) Finance
11 10 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (19.23%) F5
12 9 (17.31%) Wireless
12 9 (17.31%) Juniper
12 9 (17.31%) VPN
13 8 (15.38%) DNS
13 8 (15.38%) DHCP
13 8 (15.38%) SAN
13 8 (15.38%) Network Design
13 8 (15.38%) Network Architecture
13 8 (15.38%) Network Management
13 8 (15.38%) Network Security

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 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Office 365
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (44.23%) Firewall
2 17 (32.69%) LAN
3 16 (30.77%) WAN
4 12 (23.08%) BGP
4 12 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (23.08%) OSPF
5 11 (21.15%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
6 10 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (17.31%) VPN
7 9 (17.31%) Wireless
8 8 (15.38%) DHCP
8 8 (15.38%) DNS
8 8 (15.38%) Network Security
8 8 (15.38%) SAN
9 7 (13.46%) EIGRP
9 7 (13.46%) MPLS
10 5 (9.62%) Ethernet
10 5 (9.62%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
3 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Electronics
4 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Web Services
2 1 (1.92%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.92%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.46%) Linux
4 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
4 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.62%) SUSE
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.92%) CatOS
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) Network Architecture
1 8 (15.38%) Network Design
1 8 (15.38%) Network Management
2 5 (9.62%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (7.69%) High Availability
4 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.77%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (5.77%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.85%) DevOps
5 2 (3.85%) ITIL
5 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.85%) Project Management
5 2 (3.85%) Requirements Management
5 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.92%) Change Control
6 1 (1.92%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (1.92%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.92%) Kanban
6 1 (1.92%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 33 (63.46%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (51.92%) CCNP
3 13 (25.00%) CCNA
4 6 (11.54%) CCIE
4 6 (11.54%) JNCIA
5 5 (9.62%) CCDA
5 5 (9.62%) JNCIP
5 5 (9.62%) JNCIS
6 4 (7.69%) CCDP
6 4 (7.69%) Degree
6 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 3 (5.77%) MCSE
7 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.85%) CCSA
8 2 (3.85%) CCSE
8 2 (3.85%) MCSA
8 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.92%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.92%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.77%) vSphere
3 3 (5.77%) XenApp
4 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (5.77%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (5.77%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (3.85%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco CME
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (32.69%) CheckPoint
3 13 (25.00%) VMware
4 10 (19.23%) F5
5 9 (17.31%) Juniper
6 6 (11.54%) Dell
6 6 (11.54%) HP
7 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
8 4 (7.69%) Aruba
8 4 (7.69%) Blue Coat
8 4 (7.69%) Fortinet
8 4 (7.69%) Meraki
8 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 4 (7.69%) NetScout
8 4 (7.69%) Palo Alto
9 3 (5.77%) Acme Packet
9 3 (5.77%) Citrix
9 3 (5.77%) Fujitsu
9 3 (5.77%) Riverbed
9 3 (5.77%) SolarWinds
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