The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 33 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 24 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.72% 3.21% 4.05%
As % of the Vendors category 9.45% 6.55% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 10
Average daily rate
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£345 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £240 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £329 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.42% -11.83%
Cisco
South East

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

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
254 168 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 50.00% 48.98% 47.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 98 135
Average daily rate £395 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £163 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 16
Average hourly rate £14.75 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.76% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £37.75 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -3 9 £400 -3.03%
Worthing - 6 £213 -
Horsham - 2 £251 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £320 -
Bognor Regis - - - -
East Grinstead - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
4 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (25.81%) SCCM
6 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (25.81%) Firewall
6 8 (25.81%) VMware
6 8 (25.81%) CCNA
6 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
6 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
7 7 (22.58%) Lync
8 6 (19.35%) WAN
8 6 (19.35%) Migration
9 5 (16.13%) Citrix
9 5 (16.13%) VPN
9 5 (16.13%) DNS
9 5 (16.13%) HP
9 5 (16.13%) CCNP
9 5 (16.13%) SAN
9 5 (16.13%) LAN
9 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
10 4 (12.90%) Riverbed
10 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
10 4 (12.90%) VLAN
10 4 (12.90%) Meraki
10 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (12.90%) SQL

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (22.58%) Lync
4 4 (12.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) WAN
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (16.13%) LAN
3 5 (16.13%) VPN
3 5 (16.13%) DNS
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
4 4 (12.90%) VLAN
5 3 (9.68%) DHCP
5 3 (9.68%) Internet
5 3 (9.68%) MPLS
6 2 (6.45%) VoIP
6 2 (6.45%) ADSL
6 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.23%) ISDN
7 1 (3.23%) OSPF
7 1 (3.23%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Rollout Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Server Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Network Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.23%) Junior
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.68%) Linux
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX
6 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Migration
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
3 3 (9.68%) Time Management
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.23%) WFM
5 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.23%) Analytics
5 1 (3.23%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Line Management
5 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.81%) CCNA
3 5 (16.13%) CCNP
3 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) MCSE
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.68%) MCDST
5 2 (6.45%) BC Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
3 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
3 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.23%) Nessus
3 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) HP
3 5 (16.13%) Citrix
4 4 (12.90%) Meraki
4 4 (12.90%) Riverbed
4 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
5 3 (9.68%) Panasonic
5 3 (9.68%) McAfee
5 3 (9.68%) Sophos
5 3 (9.68%) Dell
6 2 (6.45%) EMC
6 2 (6.45%) Nortel
6 2 (6.45%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) Genesys
7 1 (3.23%) BT
7 1 (3.23%) AppSense
7 1 (3.23%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.23%) Verint