The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
UK / Wales
Rank 13 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 56 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.32% 5.40% 3.96%
As % of the Vendors category 17.50% 12.63% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 31 18
Median daily rate £363 £275 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -34.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £138 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.19 £23.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.64% +8.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
320 293 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 47.55% 42.77% 47.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 189 200
Median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £138 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £464 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 4 14
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +50.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.00 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco across the Wales region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Wales region.

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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
South Wales +24 49 £370 +48.00% 5
West Wales - 5 £344 -
North Wales - 1 - -
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 75 (63.56%) Firewall
2 59 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 56 (47.46%) SC Cleared
3 56 (47.46%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (45.76%) LAN
5 38 (32.20%) Windows
5 38 (32.20%) CCNP
6 36 (30.51%) WAN
7 35 (29.66%) Microsoft
8 34 (28.81%) Intel Security
9 30 (25.42%) CCNA
10 26 (22.03%) Fortinet
11 24 (20.34%) Windows Server
11 24 (20.34%) ITIL
12 23 (19.49%) Active Directory
13 22 (18.64%) Change Control
14 21 (17.80%) Cisco ASA
14 21 (17.80%) F5
15 20 (16.95%) CheckPoint
15 20 (16.95%) VMware
16 18 (15.25%) MS Excel
17 17 (14.41%) Blue Coat
18 14 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
19 13 (11.02%) Cisco Nexus
20 12 (10.17%) Network Security
20 12 (10.17%) Wireless
21 11 (9.32%) MS Exchange
21 11 (9.32%) Linux
21 11 (9.32%) MS Office
21 11 (9.32%) VPN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 11 (9.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.54%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.32%) MS Office
3 6 (5.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 75 (63.56%) Firewall
2 54 (45.76%) LAN
3 36 (30.51%) WAN
4 21 (17.80%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (11.02%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (10.17%) Network Security
6 12 (10.17%) Wireless
7 11 (9.32%) Internet
7 11 (9.32%) VPN
8 10 (8.47%) VoIP
9 9 (7.63%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (6.78%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (5.08%) BGP
11 6 (5.08%) EIGRP
12 5 (4.24%) iSCSI
13 4 (3.39%) Cisco IPT
13 4 (3.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 4 (3.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 4 (3.39%) VLAN
13 4 (3.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (5.93%) Finance
2 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (60.17%) Network Engineer
2 36 (30.51%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 26 (22.03%) Cisco Engineer
4 19 (16.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (8.47%) Support Engineer
6 9 (7.63%) Technical Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) Analyst
8 7 (5.93%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Security Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Voice Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Consultant
9 6 (5.08%) Firewall Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Juniper Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Network Security Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Technical Support
9 6 (5.08%) Technical Support Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Installations Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) LAN Engineer
11 4 (3.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.39%) PKI
3 3 (2.54%) CESG
3 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.69%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (32.20%) Windows
2 24 (20.34%) Windows Server
3 11 (9.32%) Linux
3 11 (9.32%) Windows 7
4 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.39%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.85%) Unix
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.34%) ITIL
2 22 (18.64%) Change Control
3 7 (5.93%) Information Security
3 7 (5.93%) SIEM
4 6 (5.08%) Load Balancing
4 6 (5.08%) Process Improvement
5 5 (4.24%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (3.39%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (3.39%) Line Management
6 4 (3.39%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (3.39%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.39%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 4 (3.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (2.54%) Business Development
7 3 (2.54%) Configuration Management
7 3 (2.54%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (2.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.54%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (2.54%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.54%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.24%) C
2 2 (1.69%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 59 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 56 (47.46%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (47.46%) SC Cleared
3 38 (32.20%) CCNP
4 30 (25.42%) CCNA
5 8 (6.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.24%) CCIP
8 4 (3.39%) CCDP
8 4 (3.39%) CCVP
9 3 (2.54%) CISSP
9 3 (2.54%) HNC
10 2 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.69%) CCIE
10 2 (1.69%) CISM
10 2 (1.69%) Degree
10 2 (1.69%) GIAC
10 2 (1.69%) MCITP
10 2 (1.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.08%) SLA
3 3 (2.54%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 23 (19.49%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.47%) ProxySG
4 5 (4.24%) pfSense
4 5 (4.24%) Snort
5 2 (1.69%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.69%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (6.78%) HP Data Protector
1 8 (6.78%) Tivoli
1 8 (6.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (3.39%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (3.39%) Nessus
2 4 (3.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (3.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.54%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.54%) HAProxy
3 3 (2.54%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.85%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.85%) SCCM
5 1 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (29.66%) Microsoft
2 34 (28.81%) Intel Security
3 26 (22.03%) Fortinet
4 21 (17.80%) F5
5 20 (16.95%) CheckPoint
5 20 (16.95%) VMware
6 17 (14.41%) Blue Coat
7 11 (9.32%) HP
7 11 (9.32%) Juniper
8 9 (7.63%) Avaya
9 8 (6.78%) Riverbed
10 4 (3.39%) Citrix
10 4 (3.39%) Polycom
10 4 (3.39%) ScanSafe
10 4 (3.39%) Sourcefire
10 4 (3.39%) Splunk
10 4 (3.39%) Symantec
11 3 (2.54%) Genesys
11 3 (2.54%) NICE Systems
11 3 (2.54%) Vyatta
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