Period
to 14 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 14 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 55 23
Rank change year-on-year +16 -32 +13
Contract jobs citing Cisco 14 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.98% 0.95% 5.67%
As % of the Vendors category 8.81% 4.00% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 12
Devon median daily rate £300 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -0.71% +28.18%
10th Percentile £190 £350 £254
90th Percentile £449 £430 £423
South West median daily rate £338 £353 £360
% change year-on-year -4.26% -2.08% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Devon median hourly rate - - £25.00
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £39.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +18.99% +58.00% -47.92%

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 Devon.

All Vendors
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 159 150 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 33.83% 23.81% 31.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 81 65
Devon median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £175 £250 £185
90th Percentile £515 £500 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +0.95% +5.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 23
Devon median hourly rate £13.00 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.86% +40.00% +47.06%
10th Percentile £10.22 £16.75 £9.83
90th Percentile £38.15 £45.00 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.33% +63.04% +13.95%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Devon

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Devon

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Devon over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Devon

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Devon

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Devon region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +2 5 £325 -7.14%
Plymouth +23 1 - -
Cisco
South West

For the 6 months to 14 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 Devon region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
1 6 (42.86%) CCNA
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (28.57%) vSphere
3 4 (28.57%) Fortinet
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) DMZ
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) CCIE
4 3 (21.43%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) Internet
4 3 (21.43%) CCDA
4 3 (21.43%) CCDP
4 3 (21.43%) CCENT
4 3 (21.43%) CCDE
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (21.43%) FortiGate
4 3 (21.43%) Threat Management
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Firepower
5 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) nginx
1 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (28.57%) DMZ
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) IPsec
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) SSL
5 1 (7.14%) VLAN
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Field Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Monitoring Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Field Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Field Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) SUSE
4 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Threat Management
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (7.14%) Proactive Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.14%) Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Service Design
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CCNA
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) CCDA
4 3 (21.43%) CCDE
4 3 (21.43%) CCDP
4 3 (21.43%) CCENT
4 3 (21.43%) CCIE
4 3 (21.43%) CCNP
5 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) vSphere
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Fortinet
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
3 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.14%) Capita
4 1 (7.14%) jetNEXUS
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) Sophos
4 1 (7.14%) Splunk