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 3 December 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.

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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 30 34 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Contract jobs citing Cisco 58 45 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.11% 6.40% 3.75%
As % of the Vendors category 17.31% 14.52% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 37 22
Median daily rate £350 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £225 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +58.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
Cisco
UK

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
335 310 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.05% 44.10% 39.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 227 184
Median daily rate £425 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 18
Median hourly rate £21.50 £12.35 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.08% -1.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.80 £29.60 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 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
South Wales +14 51 £375 +15.38% 4
West Wales -19 3 £250 -29.57%
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UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 62 (74.70%) Firewall
2 51 (61.45%) Security Cleared
3 49 (59.04%) SC Cleared
4 44 (53.01%) LAN
5 36 (43.37%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (37.35%) CCNP
7 27 (32.53%) CheckPoint
8 25 (30.12%) Intel Security
8 25 (30.12%) Cisco ASA
9 24 (28.92%) WAN
10 22 (26.51%) Microsoft
11 21 (25.30%) Fortinet
12 20 (24.10%) Windows
13 17 (20.48%) CCNA
14 16 (19.28%) Change Control
15 14 (16.87%) F5
16 13 (15.66%) Windows Server
16 13 (15.66%) Active Directory
17 12 (14.46%) ITIL
18 11 (13.25%) Wi-Fi
18 11 (13.25%) Wireless
19 9 (10.84%) VMware
19 9 (10.84%) VPN
19 9 (10.84%) Juniper
20 8 (9.64%) MS Office
21 7 (8.43%) Linux
21 7 (8.43%) Cisco IPT
21 7 (8.43%) Blue Coat
21 7 (8.43%) Network Security
22 6 (7.23%) Windows 7

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 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.20%) IIS
2 1 (1.20%) Mule
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) MS Office
2 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (74.70%) Firewall
2 44 (53.01%) LAN
3 25 (30.12%) Cisco ASA
4 24 (28.92%) WAN
5 11 (13.25%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (13.25%) Wireless
6 9 (10.84%) VPN
7 7 (8.43%) Cisco IPT
7 7 (8.43%) Network Security
8 6 (7.23%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (6.02%) NetScaler
10 4 (4.82%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (4.82%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (4.82%) EIGRP
10 4 (4.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (4.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (4.82%) Internet
10 4 (4.82%) iSCSI
10 4 (4.82%) OSPF
10 4 (4.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.20%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (7.23%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (67.47%) Network Engineer
2 30 (36.14%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 23 (27.71%) Cisco Engineer
4 20 (24.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) Juniper Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) Network Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.82%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) LAN Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 3 (3.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Architect
9 3 (3.61%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Security Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) SOC Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.02%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.82%) PKI
4 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.41%) CESG
5 2 (2.41%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.20%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.20%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.20%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.10%) Windows
2 13 (15.66%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.43%) Linux
4 6 (7.23%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) Change Control
2 12 (14.46%) ITIL
3 6 (7.23%) Process Improvement
4 4 (4.82%) Information Security
4 4 (4.82%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (4.82%) SIEM
4 4 (4.82%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 4 (4.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (3.61%) Business Development
5 3 (3.61%) Configuration Management
5 3 (3.61%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (3.61%) Incident Management
5 3 (3.61%) Line Management
5 3 (3.61%) Project Governance
5 3 (3.61%) Software Licensing
6 2 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.41%) ITSM
6 2 (2.41%) Scrum
6 2 (2.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.02%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (61.45%) Security Cleared
2 49 (59.04%) SC Cleared
3 36 (43.37%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (37.35%) CCNP
5 17 (20.48%) CCNA
6 2 (2.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.41%) CCENT
6 2 (2.41%) CISSP
6 2 (2.41%) HNC
6 2 (2.41%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.20%) CCDP
7 1 (1.20%) CCIP
7 1 (1.20%) MCITP
7 1 (1.20%) MCSE
7 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (15.66%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) BitLocker
3 2 (2.41%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.41%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.41%) XenApp
4 1 (1.20%) NFS
4 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Backup Exec
1 5 (6.02%) Cisco Prime
1 5 (6.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (4.82%) Nessus
2 4 (4.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.41%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (2.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.41%) SCCM
3 2 (2.41%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.20%) Ansible
4 1 (1.20%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.20%) Netcool
4 1 (1.20%) Puppet
4 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (32.53%) CheckPoint
2 25 (30.12%) Intel Security
3 22 (26.51%) Microsoft
4 21 (25.30%) Fortinet
5 14 (16.87%) F5
6 9 (10.84%) Juniper
6 9 (10.84%) VMware
7 7 (8.43%) Blue Coat
8 5 (6.02%) Avaya
8 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
8 5 (6.02%) Symantec
9 4 (4.82%) Riverbed
9 4 (4.82%) ScanSafe
9 4 (4.82%) Sourcefire
9 4 (4.82%) Splunk
10 3 (3.61%) Citrix
10 3 (3.61%) Genesys
10 3 (3.61%) HP
10 3 (3.61%) NICE Systems
10 3 (3.61%) Palo Alto
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