Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Cisco Network Engineer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Cisco Network Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 223 236
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 27 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.38% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.37% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 29
City of London median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £333 £330 £275
90th Percentile £485 £538 £488
Central London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6694 6411 8806
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.55% 95.54% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5291 5101 6921
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £273
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 79 126
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.45% -4.17% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.45 £10.25
90th Percentile £29.29 £47.83 £37.88
Central London median hourly rate £18.05 £17.08 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.66% -5.10% +10.23%

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Cisco Network Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the City of London

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the City of London

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Network Engineer in the City of London

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the City of London

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Cisco Network Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (48.15%) CCNP
4 11 (40.74%) Firewall
4 11 (40.74%) Data Centre
5 9 (33.33%) Meraki
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (25.93%) Wireless
6 7 (25.93%) CCIE
7 6 (22.22%) CCNA
7 6 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (22.22%) Finance
8 5 (18.52%) VPN
8 5 (18.52%) WAN
9 4 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (14.81%) F5
9 4 (14.81%) High Availability
9 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (14.81%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (14.81%) LAN
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.81%) Juniper
10 3 (11.11%) Statistics
10 3 (11.11%) BIG-IP
10 3 (11.11%) VMware
10 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
10 3 (11.11%) Internet
10 3 (11.11%) MPLS

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) Wireless
3 6 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (18.52%) VPN
4 5 (18.52%) WAN
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (14.81%) LAN
6 3 (11.11%) BIG-IP
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (11.11%) Internet
6 3 (11.11%) MPLS
6 3 (11.11%) Network Security
7 2 (7.41%) BGP
7 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
7 2 (7.41%) Multicast
7 2 (7.41%) VLAN
8 1 (3.70%) Telepresence
8 1 (3.70%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) High Availability
2 3 (11.11%) Low Latency
2 3 (11.11%) Statistics
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) Network Design
3 2 (7.41%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (3.70%) Power Management
4 1 (3.70%) Presales
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.70%) C
1 1 (3.70%) Perl
1 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (48.15%) CCNP
3 7 (25.93%) CCIE
4 6 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (7.41%) CCIE Data Center
6 1 (3.70%) CCIE Collaboration
6 1 (3.70%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (3.70%) CCSP
6 1 (3.70%) CWNA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) VMware NSX
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Cacti
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.70%) Nagios
2 1 (3.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (33.33%) Meraki
3 4 (14.81%) Barracuda Networks
3 4 (14.81%) F5
3 4 (14.81%) Juniper
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Arista
4 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.70%) NetScout
5 1 (3.70%) Polycom
5 1 (3.70%) Remedy