Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 25 July 2017 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 49 40
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9 -30
Contract jobs citing Cisco 17 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 4.17% 2.73% 2.45%
As % of the Vendors category 10.90% 8.38% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 4
Croydon median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £425 £413 £425
90th Percentile £550 £575 £475
South London median daily rate £450 £470 £425
% change year-on-year -4.26% +10.59% -17.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate £50.00 - £50.00

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 156 179 172
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 38.24% 32.60% 60.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 116 130
Croydon median daily rate £450 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.65% +4.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £363 £225 £237
90th Percentile £550 £563 £525
South London median daily rate £450 £413 £350
% change year-on-year +9.09% +17.86% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Croydon median hourly rate £28.50 £15.00 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.00% -46.00% +46.21%
South London median hourly rate £47.00 £19.00 £47.83
% change year-on-year +147.37% -60.28% +181.35%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Croydon

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Croydon

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Croydon over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Croydon

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 12 (70.59%) Wireless
1 12 (70.59%) 802.1X
2 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
3 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
3 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (41.18%) WAN
5 6 (35.29%) BGP
5 6 (35.29%) MPLS
5 6 (35.29%) OSPF
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (35.29%) CCIE
5 6 (35.29%) SolarWinds
5 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) CCNP
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle
7 4 (23.53%) Juniper
7 4 (23.53%) Firewall
7 4 (23.53%) CCIE Wireless
7 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (23.53%) Palo Alto
7 4 (23.53%) FortiGate
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco ISE
8 3 (17.65%) Network Management
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (17.65%) F5
8 3 (17.65%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (17.65%) Change Management
8 3 (17.65%) Migration

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) Wireless
2 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
3 7 (41.18%) WAN
4 6 (35.29%) BGP
4 6 (35.29%) MPLS
4 6 (35.29%) OSPF
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 3 (17.65%) LAN
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (11.76%) TACACS
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (5.88%) DNS
8 1 (5.88%) LDAP
8 1 (5.88%) Network Security
8 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (5.88%) SSL
8 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Wireless Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Network Team Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Change Management
1 3 (17.65%) Migration
1 3 (17.65%) Network Management
1 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) BCP
2 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Coaching
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) CCIE
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) CCNP
4 4 (23.53%) CCIE Wireless
5 3 (17.65%) CCNA
6 1 (5.88%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.88%) vCloud
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (23.53%) FortiGate
3 2 (11.76%) Stealthwatch
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (5.88%) Forum Sentry
4 1 (5.88%) Puppet
4 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
2 6 (35.29%) SolarWinds
3 4 (23.53%) Juniper
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Palo Alto
4 3 (17.65%) Avaya
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) F5
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) AlienVault
6 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
6 1 (5.88%) Cadence
6 1 (5.88%) Veeam