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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
UK / Wales
Rank 27 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 41 51 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.59% 8.53% 5.61%
As % of the Vendors category 16.21% 20.08% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 40 26
Median daily rate £363 £313 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £138 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £379 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.25 £25.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +58.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%

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
253 254 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 40.68% 42.47% 45.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 174 197
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £138 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 5 18
Median hourly rate £15.10 £25.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.60% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.07 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £26.00 £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 20 January 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 20 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
South Wales +5 37 £363 +20.33% 4
West Wales -11 3 £306 +7.45% 1
North Wales -5 1 - - 1
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 67 (71.28%) Firewall
2 53 (56.38%) Security Cleared
3 50 (53.19%) SC Cleared
4 48 (51.06%) LAN
5 45 (47.87%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (36.17%) CCNP
7 30 (31.91%) Intel Security
8 29 (30.85%) WAN
9 28 (29.79%) Windows
10 27 (28.72%) Microsoft
11 22 (23.40%) CCNA
11 22 (23.40%) CheckPoint
11 22 (23.40%) Cisco ASA
11 22 (23.40%) Fortinet
12 18 (19.15%) Change Control
13 17 (18.09%) F5
13 17 (18.09%) Windows Server
13 17 (18.09%) Active Directory
14 16 (17.02%) ITIL
15 12 (12.77%) VMware
16 11 (11.70%) Blue Coat
16 11 (11.70%) Wireless
16 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
17 10 (10.64%) Juniper
18 9 (9.57%) MS Office
19 8 (8.51%) Wi-Fi
19 8 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
19 8 (8.51%) Windows 7
19 8 (8.51%) Network Security
20 7 (7.45%) Load Balancing

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 7 (7.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.06%) IIS
2 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.57%) MS Office
3 4 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 67 (71.28%) Firewall
2 48 (51.06%) LAN
3 29 (30.85%) WAN
4 22 (23.40%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (11.70%) Wireless
6 8 (8.51%) Network Security
6 8 (8.51%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (7.45%) Internet
7 7 (7.45%) VPN
8 6 (6.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (5.32%) Cisco IPT
10 4 (4.26%) BGP
10 4 (4.26%) EIGRP
10 4 (4.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (4.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (4.26%) OSPF
10 4 (4.26%) SAN
10 4 (4.26%) TCP/IP
10 4 (4.26%) VLAN
10 4 (4.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.06%) StarTeam
General
1 5 (5.32%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (61.70%) Network Engineer
2 32 (34.04%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 22 (23.40%) Cisco Engineer
4 19 (20.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) Juniper Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Firewall Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Consultant
8 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) LAN Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.26%) Security Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Network Consultant
10 3 (3.19%) Network Security Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Security Consultant
10 3 (3.19%) Technical Support
10 3 (3.19%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.26%) PKI
3 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.13%) CESG
4 2 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.13%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.06%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.06%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.06%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.79%) Windows
2 17 (18.09%) Windows Server
3 8 (8.51%) Windows 7
4 7 (7.45%) Linux
5 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.26%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.06%) Unix
8 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.15%) Change Control
2 16 (17.02%) ITIL
3 7 (7.45%) Information Security
3 7 (7.45%) Load Balancing
3 7 (7.45%) SIEM
4 6 (6.38%) Process Improvement
5 4 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (4.26%) Line Management
5 4 (4.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 4 (4.26%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 4 (4.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (3.19%) Business Development
6 3 (3.19%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.19%) Digital Forensics
6 3 (3.19%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.19%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (3.19%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.19%) ITSM
6 3 (3.19%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.32%) C
Qualifications
1 53 (56.38%) Security Cleared
2 50 (53.19%) SC Cleared
3 45 (47.87%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (36.17%) CCNP
5 22 (23.40%) CCNA
6 5 (5.32%) CCIP
6 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.26%) CCDP
8 3 (3.19%) CISSP
8 3 (3.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (2.13%) CCENT
9 2 (2.13%) CCIE
9 2 (2.13%) CISM
9 2 (2.13%) Degree
9 2 (2.13%) GIAC
9 2 (2.13%) HNC
9 2 (2.13%) MCITP
9 2 (2.13%) MCSE
9 2 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.32%) SLA
3 3 (3.19%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (18.09%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.38%) ProxySG
4 3 (3.19%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.13%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) Backup Exec
1 4 (4.26%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (4.26%) Nessus
1 4 (4.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 4 (4.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (4.26%) Tivoli
1 4 (4.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (3.19%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (3.19%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (2.13%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (2.13%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.06%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.06%) Netcool
4 1 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.06%) SCCM
4 1 (1.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (31.91%) Intel Security
2 27 (28.72%) Microsoft
3 22 (23.40%) CheckPoint
3 22 (23.40%) Fortinet
4 17 (18.09%) F5
5 12 (12.77%) VMware
6 11 (11.70%) Blue Coat
7 10 (10.64%) Juniper
8 7 (7.45%) HP
9 6 (6.38%) Avaya
10 5 (5.32%) Riverbed
11 4 (4.26%) ScanSafe
11 4 (4.26%) ServiceNow
11 4 (4.26%) Sourcefire
11 4 (4.26%) Splunk
11 4 (4.26%) Symantec
12 3 (3.19%) Citrix
12 3 (3.19%) Genesys
12 3 (3.19%) NICE Systems
12 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
South Wales
Austin Fraser
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