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The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 23 May 2022 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 43 23 35
Rank change year-on-year -20 +12 +17
Contract jobs citing Cisco 35 28 23
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.23% 5.66% 3.94%
As % of the Vendors category 11.25% 20.59% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 14
10th Percentile £212 £219 £277
25th Percentile £319 £257 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £469 £400 £356
Median % change year-on-year +17.19% +12.28% +9.62%
75th Percentile £572 £444 £500
90th Percentile £583 £525 £518
East of England median daily rate £425 £228 £380
% change year-on-year +86.81% -40.13% -10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 3
10th Percentile £11.60 - £22.40
25th Percentile £13.25 £12.25 £26.00
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £34.00
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% -63.24% -
75th Percentile £13.75 £12.75 £36.00
90th Percentile £15.93 - -
East of England median hourly rate £15.75 £12.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +26.00% -63.24% -49.11%

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 Cambridgeshire.

All Vendors
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 311 136 213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 37.56% 27.47% 36.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 69 131
10th Percentile £176 £159 £225
25th Percentile £313 £258 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £350 £450
Median % change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% -
75th Percentile £538 £498 £566
90th Percentile £639 £537 £656
East of England median daily rate £450 £414 £403
% change year-on-year +8.76% +2.80% -10.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 33 22
10th Percentile £13.25 - £15.21
25th Percentile £14.25 £12.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £17.10
Median % change year-on-year +10.71% -18.13% -2.29%
75th Percentile £20.25 £15.13 £20.09
90th Percentile £20.58 £20.00 £22.80
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.17 £18.50
% change year-on-year -1.07% -12.58% +8.82%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cisco in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Cisco in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cisco in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Cisco in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cisco in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Cisco in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Peterborough -20 18 £506 +91.94% 3
Cambridge -2 16 £425 +78.95% 6
Cisco
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 24 (68.57%) Social Skills
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 16 (45.71%) Windows
4 15 (42.86%) ITIL
5 13 (37.14%) Incident Management
6 12 (34.29%) MCP
6 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (34.29%) NetApp
6 12 (34.29%) Firewall
7 11 (31.43%) DNS
7 11 (31.43%) Problem Management
8 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 10 (28.57%) LAN
8 10 (28.57%) WAN
8 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
8 10 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (25.71%) Windows 10
9 9 (25.71%) Linux
9 9 (25.71%) Mathematics
10 8 (22.86%) Microsoft 365
10 8 (22.86%) CCNP
11 7 (20.00%) CCNA
11 7 (20.00%) Mac OS
11 7 (20.00%) Ubuntu
11 7 (20.00%) Wireless
11 7 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (17.14%) Jamf Pro
12 6 (17.14%) WebEx
12 6 (17.14%) SSH

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (8.57%) AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Azure
3 1 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 1 (2.86%) GCP
3 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) Firewall
2 11 (31.43%) DNS
3 10 (28.57%) LAN
3 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 10 (28.57%) WAN
4 7 (20.00%) Wireless
5 6 (17.14%) HTTP
5 6 (17.14%) HTTPS
5 6 (17.14%) Internet
5 6 (17.14%) IPsec
5 6 (17.14%) SNMP
5 6 (17.14%) SSH
5 6 (17.14%) WebEx
6 5 (14.29%) DHCP
6 5 (14.29%) VPN
7 4 (11.43%) BGP
7 4 (11.43%) OSPF
7 4 (11.43%) VoIP
8 3 (8.57%) MPLS
8 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (68.57%) Social Skills
2 3 (8.57%) German Language
2 3 (8.57%) Hungarian Language
2 3 (8.57%) Lithuanian Language
2 3 (8.57%) Polish Language
2 3 (8.57%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (8.57%) Spanish Language
3 2 (5.71%) Back Office
3 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Network Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.86%) Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) LDAP
2 2 (5.71%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.57%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.86%) IoT
5 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) Windows 10
3 7 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 7 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (2.86%) CentOS
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) Incident Management
3 11 (31.43%) Problem Management
4 10 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 9 (25.71%) Mathematics
6 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.57%) Change Management
7 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.57%) ITSM
7 3 (8.57%) Major Incident Management
7 3 (8.57%) Migration
7 3 (8.57%) Task Automation
8 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.71%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (5.71%) Network Management
8 2 (5.71%) Platform Engineering
8 2 (5.71%) Security Patching
8 2 (5.71%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) Bash
2 1 (2.86%) Perl
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (34.29%) MCP
2 8 (22.86%) CCNP
3 7 (20.00%) CCNA
4 3 (8.57%) CCIE
5 2 (5.71%) CCDP
5 2 (5.71%) CCIE Collaboration
6 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.86%) CCSP
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) NIST
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) NFS
3 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.71%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.86%) RHEV
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Jamf Pro
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (5.71%) Ansible
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (5.71%) WSUS
4 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.86%) Observium
4 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.86%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) Stealthwatch
4 1 (2.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) NetApp
3 5 (14.29%) Dell KACE
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.71%) Meraki
6 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.86%) Aruba
7 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.86%) Infoblox
7 1 (2.86%) Riverbed