Period
to 10 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Cisco Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 10 December 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 Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 811 804 820
Rank change year-on-year -7 +16 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Analyst 32 39 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.034% 0.041% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.043% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 32 33
England median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +5.26%
10th Percentile £221 £280 £256
90th Percentile £468 £494 £466
UK median daily rate £375 £400 £338
% change year-on-year -6.25% +18.52% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 1
England median hourly rate £26.00 - £18.00
UK median hourly rate £26.00 - £18.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89430 90414 98744
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.71% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 59840 59529 63975
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £250
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2592 2990 3788
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.77% +2.08% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Cisco Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Cisco Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Analyst in England

Cisco Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Analyst in England

Cisco Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Analyst in England over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Analyst in England

Cisco Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Analyst in England

Cisco Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Analyst in England over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco Analyst in England

Cisco Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 10 December 2017. 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
London -33 12 £313 -30.17% 4
East of England -6 8 - -
South West +5 6 £450 +12.50%
North of England +51 5 £340 -15.00%
North West +11 3 £340 +13.33%
South East -2 3 £450 +12.50% 1
Yorkshire +15 2 - -
Cisco Analyst
UK

Cisco Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, Cisco Analyst 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 England region featuring Cisco Analyst in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (62.50%) Firewall
3 16 (50.00%) Wireless
4 11 (34.38%) CheckPoint
5 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (31.25%) Cisco Prime
5 10 (31.25%) Windows
6 9 (28.13%) WAN
6 9 (28.13%) CCNA
7 7 (21.88%) CCNP
7 7 (21.88%) Internet
7 7 (21.88%) Cisco ISE
7 7 (21.88%) Cisco Wireless
8 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
8 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
8 6 (18.75%) LAN
8 6 (18.75%) ITIL
8 6 (18.75%) Finance
9 5 (15.63%) OSPF
9 5 (15.63%) McAfee
9 5 (15.63%) VPN
9 5 (15.63%) Avaya
9 5 (15.63%) Blue Coat
10 4 (12.50%) Skype
10 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
10 4 (12.50%) SIEM
10 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
11 3 (9.38%) Use Case
11 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (9.38%) Nortel Meridian

Cisco Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) Firewall
2 16 (50.00%) Wireless
3 9 (28.13%) WAN
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco ISE
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco Wireless
4 7 (21.88%) Internet
5 6 (18.75%) LAN
6 5 (15.63%) OSPF
6 5 (15.63%) VPN
7 4 (12.50%) Skype
8 3 (9.38%) Broadband
8 3 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (9.38%) DHCP
8 3 (9.38%) DNS
8 3 (9.38%) HSRP
8 3 (9.38%) IPsec
8 3 (9.38%) MPLS
8 3 (9.38%) Nortel Meridian
8 3 (9.38%) Unified Communications
8 3 (9.38%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Back Office
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
2 3 (9.38%) Reinsurance
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) IVR
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.38%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) SIEM
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Security
3 3 (9.38%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (9.38%) High Availability
3 3 (9.38%) Information Assurance
3 3 (9.38%) Information Security
3 3 (9.38%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (9.38%) Threat Intelligence
3 3 (9.38%) Use Case
3 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (6.25%) Demand Management
4 2 (6.25%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.13%) Time Management
5 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (28.13%) CCNA
3 7 (21.88%) CCNP
4 3 (9.38%) GCIA
4 3 (9.38%) GCIH
4 3 (9.38%) GIAC
4 3 (9.38%) SANS
5 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) CCENT
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) ISEB
6 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (3.13%) MCSA
6 1 (3.13%) MCSE
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (9.38%) NIST 800
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (9.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (9.38%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (6.25%) SCCM
4 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (34.38%) CheckPoint
3 5 (15.63%) Avaya
3 5 (15.63%) Blue Coat
3 5 (15.63%) McAfee
4 3 (9.38%) Citrix
4 3 (9.38%) Dell
4 3 (9.38%) F5
4 3 (9.38%) FireEye
4 3 (9.38%) Meraki
4 3 (9.38%) Nortel
5 2 (6.25%) Apple
5 2 (6.25%) Aruba
5 2 (6.25%) Google
5 2 (6.25%) Juniper
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.25%) Nokia
6 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.13%) IPFX
6 1 (3.13%) Polycom