Period
to 21 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Cisco
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 19 6
Rank change year-on-year +11 -13 +25
Contract jobs citing Cisco 62 60 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 13.48% 8.60% 14.84%
As % of the Vendors category 26.72% 14.56% 25.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 37 25
Basingstoke median daily rate £381 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.13% +7.10% -9.09%
10th Percentile £195 £269 £213
90th Percentile £449 £488 £619
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £390
% change year-on-year - +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +210.71% -6.67% +20.00%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Basingstoke.

All Vendors
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 232 412 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 50.43% 59.03% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 175 122
Basingstoke median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £195 £200 £214
90th Percentile £475 £513 £611
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 25 25
Basingstoke median hourly rate £13.60 £15.00 £17.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.33% -14.04% -8.16%
10th Percentile £11.48 £10.24 £12.50
90th Percentile £53.50 £40.00 £25.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +34.33%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Basingstoke

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Basingstoke

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Basingstoke

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 55 (88.71%) Security Cleared
2 41 (66.13%) SC Cleared
3 25 (40.32%) Juniper
4 23 (37.10%) DV Cleared
5 20 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (30.65%) Firewall
7 18 (29.03%) OSPF
7 18 (29.03%) LAN
7 18 (29.03%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (27.42%) SolarWinds
8 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
9 16 (25.81%) VMware
10 14 (22.58%) SCCM
10 14 (22.58%) Windows
10 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
10 14 (22.58%) BGP
11 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
11 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (17.74%) SCOM
12 11 (17.74%) Migration
12 11 (17.74%) Network Design
12 11 (17.74%) VLAN
12 11 (17.74%) DevOps
12 11 (17.74%) Data Centre
12 11 (17.74%) Windows Server
13 10 (16.13%) VPN
13 10 (16.13%) Active Directory
13 10 (16.13%) WAN
14 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
14 9 (14.52%) CCNP

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.29%) IIS
2 7 (11.29%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.65%) Firewall
2 18 (29.03%) Cisco ASA
2 18 (29.03%) LAN
2 18 (29.03%) OSPF
3 14 (22.58%) BGP
4 11 (17.74%) VLAN
5 10 (16.13%) VPN
5 10 (16.13%) WAN
6 8 (12.90%) MPLS
6 8 (12.90%) VoIP
7 7 (11.29%) EIGRP
8 6 (9.68%) Cisco ISE
8 6 (9.68%) DNS
9 5 (8.06%) IPsec
9 5 (8.06%) SAN
10 3 (4.84%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (4.84%) SMS
11 2 (3.23%) Junos
12 1 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (6.45%) Military
2 2 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) Network Engineer
2 14 (22.58%) Architect
3 10 (16.13%) Network Architect
4 7 (11.29%) Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Implementation Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Migration Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Design Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Lead Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Network Design Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Network Support
7 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.84%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Security Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Security Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) Web Services
1 7 (11.29%) Web Services Management
2 2 (3.23%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.29%) PKI
3 6 (9.68%) Client/Server
4 5 (8.06%) Fat Client
4 5 (8.06%) Thin Client
5 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.84%) Clustering
7 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Windows
2 11 (17.74%) Windows Server
3 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.45%) Linux
6 2 (3.23%) Unix
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) DevOps
1 11 (17.74%) Migration
1 11 (17.74%) Network Design
2 9 (14.52%) Service Management
3 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery
4 7 (11.29%) Validation
5 6 (9.68%) ITIL
6 5 (8.06%) Antivirus Management
6 5 (8.06%) Change Management
6 5 (8.06%) Network Planning
7 4 (6.45%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (6.45%) Functional Testing
7 4 (6.45%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (6.45%) Software Delivery
7 4 (6.45%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.45%) Test Management
8 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.84%) SIEM
8 3 (4.84%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) Java
2 6 (9.68%) SQL
3 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.45%) VB
3 4 (6.45%) VBScript
4 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 55 (88.71%) Security Cleared
2 41 (66.13%) SC Cleared
3 23 (37.10%) DV Cleared
4 20 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (14.52%) CCNP
6 8 (12.90%) CCNA
7 7 (11.29%) ISEB
7 7 (11.29%) ISTQB
7 7 (11.29%) JNCIS
8 6 (9.68%) CCDP
9 4 (6.45%) CCIE
9 4 (6.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (1.61%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.61%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 8 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.45%) Snort
5 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (22.58%) SCCM
2 11 (17.74%) SCOM
3 7 (11.29%) FortiGate
4 6 (9.68%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.61%) Endace
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) Juniper
2 17 (27.42%) SolarWinds
3 16 (25.81%) VMware
4 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
5 8 (12.90%) EMC
6 7 (11.29%) Forcepoint
6 7 (11.29%) LogRhythm
7 6 (9.68%) Oracle
8 4 (6.45%) Lumension
8 4 (6.45%) NetApp
9 3 (4.84%) McAfee
9 3 (4.84%) Remedy
9 3 (4.84%) SevOne
10 2 (3.23%) Brocade
10 2 (3.23%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.23%) Citrix
10 2 (3.23%) F5
10 2 (3.23%) Fujitsu
10 2 (3.23%) Palo Alto
10 2 (3.23%) Red Hat