The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 29 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 34 40 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.65% 5.65% 3.74%
As % of the Vendors category 11.26% 13.16% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 12
Average daily rate
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£330 £250 £229
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £168 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £406 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -12.19%
Cisco
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
302 304 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 41.31% 42.94% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 198 137
Average daily rate £375 £375 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 3
Average hourly rate £20.06 £24.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.41% +71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.05 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £49.75 £19.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Swindon -3 7 £281 +4.16% 10
Corsham -5 3 £275 -24.13% 1
Trowbridge - 2 £453 -
Chippenham - 1 £350 - 2
Malmesbury - - - - 1
Salisbury - - - - 2
Cisco
South West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 45 (50.56%) Firewall
2 40 (44.94%) Security Cleared
3 39 (43.82%) Juniper
4 36 (40.45%) Windows
5 31 (34.83%) WAN
5 31 (34.83%) SC Cleared
6 29 (32.58%) LAN
7 27 (30.34%) CheckPoint
8 25 (28.09%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (25.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (24.72%) VMware
11 21 (23.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (22.47%) Active Directory
13 19 (21.35%) VoIP
14 17 (19.10%) Wireless
14 17 (19.10%) VLAN
15 16 (17.98%) MS Exchange
15 16 (17.98%) TCP/IP
15 16 (17.98%) VPN
15 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
15 16 (17.98%) ITIL
16 15 (16.85%) Linux
16 15 (16.85%) MPLS
17 14 (15.73%) McAfee
17 14 (15.73%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (15.73%) Oracle
17 14 (15.73%) DNS
17 14 (15.73%) DHCP
18 13 (14.61%) Finance
18 13 (14.61%) Video Conferencing

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 16 (17.98%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.99%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (7.87%) IIS
4 4 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.37%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.37%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.12%) Apache
6 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.12%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Office
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) SaaS
1 2 (2.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (50.56%) Firewall
2 31 (34.83%) WAN
3 29 (32.58%) LAN
4 19 (21.35%) VoIP
5 17 (19.10%) Wireless
5 17 (19.10%) VLAN
6 16 (17.98%) TCP/IP
6 16 (17.98%) VPN
7 15 (16.85%) MPLS
8 14 (15.73%) DHCP
8 14 (15.73%) DNS
9 11 (12.36%) IP Telephony
10 10 (11.24%) Network Security
10 10 (11.24%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (8.99%) WLAN
12 7 (7.87%) SAN
13 6 (6.74%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (6.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 6 (6.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 5 (5.62%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.25%) OLTP
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (14.61%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.74%) Banking
4 3 (3.37%) Retail
4 3 (3.37%) Military
4 3 (3.37%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (28.09%) Network Engineer
2 17 (19.10%) Designer
3 14 (15.73%) Network Support
4 13 (14.61%) Architect
5 10 (11.24%) Analyst
6 8 (8.99%) Support Analyst
6 8 (8.99%) Operations Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Senior Designer
7 7 (7.87%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Network Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) Network Support Analyst
9 5 (5.62%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Security Architect
10 4 (4.49%) Network Support Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.49%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) Consultant
11 3 (3.37%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.62%) Web Services
2 4 (4.49%) JSP
3 3 (3.37%) SOAP
3 3 (3.37%) J2EE
3 3 (3.37%) XSD
3 3 (3.37%) WSDL
3 3 (3.37%) Middleware
3 3 (3.37%) Java EE
3 3 (3.37%) JSON
3 3 (3.37%) REST
4 1 (1.12%) WCF
4 1 (1.12%) JMS
4 1 (1.12%) XML
4 1 (1.12%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (12.36%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.49%) Open Source
4 3 (3.37%) Handset
4 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.37%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.25%) FlexPod
5 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.25%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.25%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.25%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (40.45%) Windows
2 23 (25.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (23.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (16.85%) Linux
5 9 (10.11%) Windows 7
6 8 (8.99%) Windows XP
7 7 (7.87%) Solaris
7 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (5.62%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (4.49%) Windows NT
10 3 (3.37%) UNIX
11 1 (1.12%) AIX
11 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.98%) ITIL
2 13 (14.61%) Service Delivery
3 8 (8.99%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (7.87%) PRINCE
4 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.87%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (7.87%) Network Load Balancing
5 6 (6.74%) TOGAF
6 5 (5.62%) Data Security
7 4 (4.49%) Network Management
8 3 (3.37%) Software Architecture
8 3 (3.37%) Performance Management
8 3 (3.37%) BPMN
8 3 (3.37%) Data Migration
8 3 (3.37%) Build Automation
8 3 (3.37%) Migration
8 3 (3.37%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.37%) BPEL
8 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (3.37%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.48%) SQL
2 7 (7.87%) Perl
3 6 (6.74%) Java
4 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (44.94%) Security Cleared
2 31 (34.83%) SC Cleared
3 25 (28.09%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (15.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (13.48%) CCNA
6 11 (12.36%) MCSE
6 11 (12.36%) DV Cleared
7 9 (10.11%) CCNP
8 7 (7.87%) RHCE
9 4 (4.49%) JNCIS
10 2 (2.25%) CCSE
10 2 (2.25%) Degree
11 1 (1.12%) BC Cleared
11 1 (1.12%) CCEE
11 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.12%) MCTS
11 1 (1.12%) CISA
11 1 (1.12%) CISM
11 1 (1.12%) CCSA
11 1 (1.12%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) JSP 440
2 3 (3.37%) SLA
3 2 (2.25%) COBIT
3 2 (2.25%) QA
3 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (22.47%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.87%) Samba
4 4 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.37%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.25%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.25%) vSphere
7 1 (1.12%) NFS
7 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.12%) Snort
7 1 (1.12%) Xen
7 1 (1.12%) XenApp
7 1 (1.12%) XenServer
7 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) WSUS
1 3 (3.37%) SCCM
2 2 (2.25%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.25%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.12%) Nessus
Vendors
1 39 (43.82%) Juniper
2 27 (30.34%) CheckPoint
3 22 (24.72%) VMware
4 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
5 14 (15.73%) Oracle
5 14 (15.73%) McAfee
6 10 (11.24%) Nokia
6 10 (11.24%) Avaya
7 8 (8.99%) Polycom
7 8 (8.99%) SolarWinds
8 7 (7.87%) F5
8 7 (7.87%) Sun
9 6 (6.74%) IBM
9 6 (6.74%) Citrix
10 5 (5.62%) EMC
10 5 (5.62%) SonicWALL
11 4 (4.49%) Tandberg
11 4 (4.49%) Dell
12 3 (3.37%) HP
12 3 (3.37%) SAP
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