Period
to 24 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 24 February 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 42 35
Rank change year-on-year -21 -7 +37
Contract jobs citing Cisco 24 40 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.03% 3.75% 4.28%
As % of the Vendors category 5.43% 7.72% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 32
Glasgow median daily rate £325 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% -13.33%
10th Percentile £198 £106 £195
90th Percentile £408 £452 £450
Scotland median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £16.50
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £55.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year -63.64% +84.87% -0.83%

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 Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 442 518 657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 37.46% 48.50% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 260 337
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.90% +10.00% -13.33%
10th Percentile £250 £173 £157
90th Percentile £500 £489 £480
Scotland median daily rate £378 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.86% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -40.54% +32.14%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £13.68
90th Percentile £36.00 £45.75 £37.93
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year +17.65% -13.92% +25.24%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Glasgow

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Glasgow

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Glasgow

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (37.50%) Firewall
3 7 (29.17%) CCNP
4 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (25.00%) OSPF
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
5 5 (20.83%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (20.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (20.83%) tcpdump
5 5 (20.83%) F5
5 5 (20.83%) Wireshark
5 5 (20.83%) Network Security
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (20.83%) CCNA
5 5 (20.83%) Juniper
5 5 (20.83%) Windows
5 5 (20.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (16.67%) HP
6 4 (16.67%) Wireless
6 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) VMware
6 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Mitel
7 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
7 3 (12.50%) Law

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (25.00%) OSPF
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (20.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (20.83%) Network Security
3 5 (20.83%) tcpdump
3 5 (20.83%) Wireshark
4 4 (16.67%) Wireless
5 3 (12.50%) LAN
5 3 (12.50%) WLAN
6 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 2 (8.33%) Internet
6 2 (8.33%) MPLS
6 2 (8.33%) VPN
6 2 (8.33%) WAN
7 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.17%) IPsec
7 1 (4.17%) SAN
7 1 (4.17%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Law
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Mitel Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Mitel Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Mac Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Telephony Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
2 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Business Development
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Facilities Management
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Line Management
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.17%) SDLC
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (29.17%) CCNP
3 5 (20.83%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) CCDP
5 1 (4.17%) CCIE
5 1 (4.17%) CCIP
5 1 (4.17%) CISSP
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) SSCP
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) NFS
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (20.83%) F5
2 5 (20.83%) Juniper
3 4 (16.67%) HP
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) Mitel
5 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
5 2 (8.33%) Meraki
6 1 (4.17%) Apple
6 1 (4.17%) Brocade
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) Nokia
6 1 (4.17%) Nortel
6 1 (4.17%) Openreach
6 1 (4.17%) Tandberg
6 1 (4.17%) Tufin