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 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 18 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +13
Contract jobs citing Cisco 45 35 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.36% 4.02% 1.92%
As % of the Vendors category 21.23% 9.00% 5.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 9
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.44%
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
212 389 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 34.70% 44.71% 37.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 278 170
Median daily rate £375 £367 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.31% +1.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £11.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.48 £21.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

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 September 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 25 September 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 +34 41 £350 +27.27% 10
Mid Wales +1 1 £225 -18.18% 1
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UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 49 (62.82%) Firewall
2 48 (61.54%) SC Cleared
2 48 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 32 (41.03%) LAN
3 32 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (35.90%) CCNP
5 26 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 23 (29.49%) Windows
7 19 (24.36%) Intel Security
7 19 (24.36%) WAN
8 18 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
9 16 (20.51%) CCNA
10 15 (19.23%) Fortinet
11 14 (17.95%) Windows Server
12 13 (16.67%) F5
12 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
12 13 (16.67%) Juniper
13 12 (15.38%) Change Control
14 11 (14.10%) VMware
15 10 (12.82%) Linux
16 9 (11.54%) ITIL
16 9 (11.54%) VPN
16 9 (11.54%) Wireless
17 8 (10.26%) Red Hat
17 8 (10.26%) Blue Coat
17 8 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
18 7 (8.97%) Windows 7
18 7 (8.97%) Finance

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 1 (1.28%) Apache
1 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.28%) IIS
1 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.28%) Mule
1 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Office
2 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) assyst
1 2 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (62.82%) Firewall
2 32 (41.03%) LAN
3 19 (24.36%) WAN
4 18 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (11.54%) VPN
5 9 (11.54%) Wireless
6 6 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (7.69%) NetScaler
6 6 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (6.41%) Cisco IPT
7 5 (6.41%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (6.41%) DNS
7 5 (6.41%) Network Security
7 5 (6.41%) TACACS
7 5 (6.41%) VLAN
8 4 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (5.13%) DHCP
8 4 (5.13%) OSPF
8 4 (5.13%) VoIP
9 3 (3.85%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) MySQL
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.28%) IntelliJ
1 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.28%) JUnit
1 1 (1.28%) Maven
1 1 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.28%) StarTeam
1 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 7 (8.97%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.28%) Advertising
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (64.10%) Network Engineer
2 29 (37.18%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 21 (26.92%) Cisco Engineer
4 18 (23.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Juniper Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (6.41%) Consultant
6 5 (6.41%) Network Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.13%) Architect
7 4 (5.13%) LAN Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Network Architect
8 3 (3.85%) Rollout Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Voice Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) NOC Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) Java EE
1 1 (1.28%) LAMP
1 1 (1.28%) SAML
1 1 (1.28%) Web Services
1 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (6.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) PKI
4 1 (1.28%) CESG
4 1 (1.28%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) NHS
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.49%) Windows
2 14 (17.95%) Windows Server
3 10 (12.82%) Linux
4 8 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.97%) Windows 7
5 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.38%) Change Control
2 9 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 2 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (2.56%) ITSM
4 2 (2.56%) Line Management
4 2 (2.56%) Scrum
4 2 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.28%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (1.28%) DevOps
5 1 (1.28%) Information Security
5 1 (1.28%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.28%) Migration
5 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.28%) Process Improvement
5 1 (1.28%) Project Management
5 1 (1.28%) Security Hardening
5 1 (1.28%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.28%) SIEM
5 1 (1.28%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (1.28%) C
2 1 (1.28%) Java
2 1 (1.28%) Perl
2 1 (1.28%) PHP
2 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.28%) Python
2 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 48 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 32 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (35.90%) CCNP
4 16 (20.51%) CCNA
5 3 (3.85%) CCIE
6 2 (2.56%) CCDP
6 2 (2.56%) CCENT
6 2 (2.56%) CCVP
6 2 (2.56%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.56%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.28%) CCIP
7 1 (1.28%) CISSP
7 1 (1.28%) HNC
7 1 (1.28%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.28%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.28%) MCITP
7 1 (1.28%) MCSE
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.13%) ProxySG
2 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.56%) BitLocker
4 2 (2.56%) XenApp
5 1 (1.28%) NFS
5 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (3.85%) SCCM
3 2 (2.56%) Ansible
3 2 (2.56%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.56%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (2.56%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.56%) SCOM
3 2 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (2.56%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.28%) Nessus
4 1 (1.28%) Netcool
4 1 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.28%) Puppet
4 1 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.28%) yum
Vendors
1 26 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 19 (24.36%) Intel Security
3 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
4 15 (19.23%) Fortinet
5 13 (16.67%) F5
5 13 (16.67%) Juniper
6 11 (14.10%) VMware
7 8 (10.26%) Blue Coat
7 8 (10.26%) Red Hat
8 5 (6.41%) Avaya
9 4 (5.13%) CA
9 4 (5.13%) Riverbed
10 3 (3.85%) Citrix
10 3 (3.85%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.56%) BMC
11 2 (2.56%) HP
11 2 (2.56%) Meraki
11 2 (2.56%) Nortel
11 2 (2.56%) Remedy
11 2 (2.56%) Symantec
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