Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Cisco Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Wireless over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 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.

Cisco Wireless
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 745 747 727
Rank change year-on-year +2 -20 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco Wireless 107 95 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 0.76% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 48 62
England median daily rate £425 £338 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.93% -18.23% +17.93%
10th Percentile £316 £194 £227
90th Percentile £538 £488 £523
UK median daily rate £425 £319 £400
% change year-on-year +33.33% -20.36% +14.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 6
England median hourly rate £35.50 £25.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.22% -53.64% +27.91%
UK median hourly rate £35.50 £25.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year +39.22% -53.64% +27.91%

Cisco Wireless is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 11,757 12,493 13,347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.90% 13.53% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,109 7,796 8,163
England median daily rate £425 £410 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.37% +0.13%
10th Percentile £200 £185 £213
90th Percentile £613 £594 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 541 625 666
England median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.60% -16.89% +2.27%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.04 £11.56
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +1.60% -16.89% +2.27%

Cisco Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Wireless in England

Cisco Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Wireless in England

Cisco Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Wireless in England over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Wireless in England

Cisco Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Wireless in England

Cisco Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Wireless in England over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco Wireless in England

Cisco Wireless
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 Wireless within the England region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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 +25 57 £438 +40.24% 14
North of England +17 25 £400 +16.36% 7
North West +12 18 £400 +52.38% 3
South West -25 13 £419 +139.29% 4
South East -7 7 £465 +13.41% 5
Yorkshire -5 6 £375 - 3
East of England -15 4 £126 -51.63% 1
North East -4 1 £500 +17.65% 1
Midlands -10 1 £201 -38.31% 1
West Midlands -22 1 £201 -35.84%
Cisco Wireless
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Wireless 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 England region with a requirement for Cisco Wireless.

1 107 (100.00%) Cisco
1 107 (100.00%) Wireless
2 64 (59.81%) Firewall
3 53 (49.53%) LAN
3 53 (49.53%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (41.12%) WAN
5 36 (33.64%) CCNP
6 29 (27.10%) Cisco Nexus
7 28 (26.17%) Cisco ISE
7 28 (26.17%) WLAN
8 27 (25.23%) BGP
9 24 (22.43%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (21.50%) OSPF
11 22 (20.56%) Juniper
11 22 (20.56%) F5
12 21 (19.63%) MPLS
12 21 (19.63%) CheckPoint
12 21 (19.63%) CCIE
13 20 (18.69%) Cisco Prime
14 19 (17.76%) TCP/IP
15 18 (16.82%) CCNA
15 18 (16.82%) Data Centre
16 16 (14.95%) 802.1X
16 16 (14.95%) EIGRP
17 15 (14.02%) VPN
17 15 (14.02%) ITIL
17 15 (14.02%) IPsec
17 15 (14.02%) SolarWinds
18 14 (13.08%) Network Security
18 14 (13.08%) Network Design

Cisco Wireless
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 8 (7.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (7.48%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.87%) Office 365
4 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 107 (100.00%) Wireless
2 64 (59.81%) Firewall
3 53 (49.53%) LAN
4 44 (41.12%) WAN
5 29 (27.10%) Cisco Nexus
6 28 (26.17%) Cisco ISE
6 28 (26.17%) WLAN
7 27 (25.23%) BGP
8 24 (22.43%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (21.50%) OSPF
10 21 (19.63%) MPLS
11 19 (17.76%) TCP/IP
12 16 (14.95%) EIGRP
13 15 (14.02%) IPsec
13 15 (14.02%) VPN
14 14 (13.08%) Internet
14 14 (13.08%) Network Security
14 14 (13.08%) VoIP
15 13 (12.15%) Cisco Firepower
16 10 (9.35%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (6.54%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.67%) Retail
3 3 (2.80%) German Language
3 3 (2.80%) Law
3 3 (2.80%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.87%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 60 (56.07%) Network Engineer
2 21 (19.63%) Cisco Engineer
3 18 (16.82%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (14.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 14 (13.08%) Wireless Engineer
6 12 (11.21%) Architect
7 11 (10.28%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 11 (10.28%) Network Architect
7 11 (10.28%) Wireless Network Engineer
8 10 (9.35%) Operations Engineer
9 9 (8.41%) Analyst
10 8 (7.48%) Consultant
10 8 (7.48%) Network Security Engineer
10 8 (7.48%) Security Engineer
10 8 (7.48%) Senior Operations Engineer
11 7 (6.54%) Network Consultant
11 7 (6.54%) Network Operations Engineer
11 7 (6.54%) WAN Engineer
12 6 (5.61%) Network Specialist
12 6 (5.61%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.95%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.93%) LDAP
2 1 (0.93%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.82%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.67%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (4.67%) Private Cloud
2 5 (4.67%) Virtual Team
3 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.80%) PKI
5 2 (1.87%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.87%) CCTV
5 2 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.41%) Linux
2 6 (5.61%) Windows
2 6 (5.61%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.93%) Android
3 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.02%) ITIL
2 14 (13.08%) Network Design
3 13 (12.15%) Load Balancing
4 9 (8.41%) Migration
5 8 (7.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (7.48%) Service Management
6 7 (6.54%) Problem Management
7 6 (5.61%) Incident Management
7 6 (5.61%) Network Management
7 6 (5.61%) Service Design
8 5 (4.67%) Patch Management
9 4 (3.74%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.74%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (2.80%) B2B
10 3 (2.80%) Change Control
10 3 (2.80%) Network Virtualisation
10 3 (2.80%) PRINCE2
10 3 (2.80%) Technical Analysis
11 2 (1.87%) Defect Management
11 2 (1.87%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.48%) Python
2 3 (2.80%) C
3 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (49.53%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (33.64%) CCNP
3 21 (19.63%) CCIE
4 18 (16.82%) CCNA
5 12 (11.21%) Degree
5 12 (11.21%) Security Cleared
6 11 (10.28%) SC Cleared
7 5 (4.67%) CCDP
7 5 (4.67%) MCSA
7 5 (4.67%) MCSE
7 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.80%) CCIE Wireless
8 3 (2.80%) CCSE
8 3 (2.80%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.87%) CCDA
9 2 (1.87%) CCSA
9 2 (1.87%) JNCIE
9 2 (1.87%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.93%) CCSM
10 1 (0.93%) CWNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.48%) SLA
2 3 (2.80%) PMO
3 1 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (6.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.74%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.87%) vSphere
6 1 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 20 (18.69%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (3.74%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (3.74%) SCCM
3 3 (2.80%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.87%) TrustSec
5 1 (0.93%) Nagios
5 1 (0.93%) Stealthwatch
5 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 107 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (20.56%) F5
2 22 (20.56%) Juniper
3 21 (19.63%) CheckPoint
4 15 (14.02%) SolarWinds
5 12 (11.21%) Meraki
6 11 (10.28%) Microsoft
6 11 (10.28%) Palo Alto
7 10 (9.35%) Aerohive Networks
8 7 (6.54%) VMware
9 6 (5.61%) Aruba
9 6 (5.61%) Fortinet
10 5 (4.67%) AirMagnet
10 5 (4.67%) Polycom
11 4 (3.74%) Riverbed
12 3 (2.80%) Avaya
12 3 (2.80%) Infoblox
13 2 (1.87%) ServiceNow
14 1 (0.93%) AlgoSec
14 1 (0.93%) IronPort