The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
South East / Hampshire
Rank 11 10 39
Rank change year-on-year -1 +29  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 170 253 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 9.25% 11.63% 4.68%
As % of the Vendors category 17.62% 22.00% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 144 48
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £359 £350
% change year-on-year +1.04% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 13
Median hourly rate £14.25 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £50.00 £100.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% -5.81%  

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 Hampshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 965 1150 958
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 52.53% 52.85% 45.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 744 507
Median daily rate £425 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 44 67
Median hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.19 £50.00 £43.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Cisco as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Hampshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Hampshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Hampshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Hampshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -3 24 £398 +13.57% 3
Hook +10 23 £360 -20.00%
Southampton -8 21 £425 +19.71% 4
Fareham -1 18 £475 -24.00%
Portsmouth -2 11 £475 +49.01% 2
Winchester -8 6 £481 +4.05% 1
Farnborough -3 4 - - 3
Fleet -1 2 £506 +40.62%
Havant -11 2 - - 6
Andover - 2 £631 - 1
Eastleigh - 2 £394 -
Gosport +19 1 - -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 170 (50.90%) Security Cleared
2 153 (45.81%) Firewall
3 131 (39.22%) SC Cleared
4 127 (38.02%) Cisco Certification
5 111 (33.23%) LAN
6 100 (29.94%) WAN
7 95 (28.44%) CCNP
8 86 (25.75%) ITIL
9 81 (24.25%) Juniper
10 80 (23.95%) VMware
11 77 (23.05%) Windows
12 73 (21.86%) CheckPoint
13 68 (20.36%) Data Centre
14 62 (18.56%) Cisco ASA
15 59 (17.66%) Service Management
16 57 (17.07%) Wireless
17 56 (16.77%) Cisco Nexus
18 55 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
18 55 (16.47%) CCNA
19 54 (16.17%) Linux
20 53 (15.87%) F5
21 50 (14.97%) Microsoft
21 50 (14.97%) HP
22 46 (13.77%) Network Design
23 38 (11.38%) Active Directory
24 36 (10.78%) Windows Server
25 35 (10.48%) BGP
26 34 (10.18%) Network Security
27 33 (9.88%) Degree
27 33 (9.88%) SAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 21 (6.29%) MS Exchange
2 15 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (4.49%) Skype for Business
3 10 (2.99%) Apache
4 9 (2.69%) JBoss
5 4 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.20%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 4 (1.20%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.30%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.30%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.30%) SAS
7 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (3.29%) MS Office
2 9 (2.69%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.98%) IaaS
2 19 (5.69%) PaaS
3 10 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.20%) Office 365
6 2 (0.60%) SaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 153 (45.81%) Firewall
2 111 (33.23%) LAN
3 100 (29.94%) WAN
4 62 (18.56%) Cisco ASA
5 57 (17.07%) Wireless
6 56 (16.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 35 (10.48%) BGP
8 34 (10.18%) Network Security
9 33 (9.88%) SAN
10 32 (9.58%) MPLS
10 32 (9.58%) OSPF
10 32 (9.58%) VoIP
11 23 (6.89%) DNS
11 23 (6.89%) TCP/IP
12 19 (5.69%) BIG-IP
12 19 (5.69%) VLAN
12 19 (5.69%) VPN
13 16 (4.79%) SSL
14 15 (4.49%) Skype
15 14 (4.19%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.40%) MySQL
3 6 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.30%) DB2
5 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (1.80%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.50%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (1.50%) StarTeam
3 4 (1.20%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.60%) Subversion
5 1 (0.30%) Ant
5 1 (0.30%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.30%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.30%) git-flow
5 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (8.38%) Telecoms
2 15 (4.49%) Finance
3 3 (0.90%) Banking
3 3 (0.90%) Local Government
4 2 (0.60%) Billing
4 2 (0.60%) French Language
4 2 (0.60%) Games
4 2 (0.60%) Retail
4 2 (0.60%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.30%) German Language
5 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.30%) Legal
5 1 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 116 (34.73%) Network Engineer
2 61 (18.26%) Architect
3 25 (7.49%) Network Architect
4 24 (7.19%) Cisco Engineer
5 20 (5.99%) Analyst
5 20 (5.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (5.99%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 18 (5.39%) Security Engineer
7 17 (5.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 16 (4.79%) Design Engineer
8 16 (4.79%) Network Design Engineer
9 14 (4.19%) Consultant
9 14 (4.19%) Firewall Engineer
9 14 (4.19%) Network Security Engineer
9 14 (4.19%) Senior Network Engineer
9 14 (4.19%) Support Engineer
10 12 (3.59%) Wintel Engineer
11 11 (3.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 11 (3.29%) Infrastructure Architect
11 11 (3.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.49%) XML
2 8 (2.40%) Regular Expression
3 3 (0.90%) 802.1X
3 3 (0.90%) Middleware
4 2 (0.60%) CGI
4 2 (0.60%) RFC 2547
4 2 (0.60%) SAML
5 1 (0.30%) .NET
5 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.30%) JSF
5 1 (0.30%) LAMP
5 1 (0.30%) REST
5 1 (0.30%) RESTful
5 1 (0.30%) SOAP
5 1 (0.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 68 (20.36%) Data Centre
2 24 (7.19%) Computer Science
3 15 (4.49%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.29%) PKI
5 9 (2.69%) FlexPod
6 6 (1.80%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 5 (1.50%) EMC VMAX
7 5 (1.50%) EMC VNX
8 4 (1.20%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.20%) IVR
9 3 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.60%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.60%) Clustering
10 2 (0.60%) CMDB
10 2 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.60%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.60%) Replication
10 2 (0.60%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.30%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.30%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 77 (23.05%) Windows
2 54 (16.17%) Linux
3 36 (10.78%) Windows Server
4 24 (7.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (6.59%) Windows 7
6 18 (5.39%) Unix
7 12 (3.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.80%) CentOS
8 6 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.20%) HPUX
9 4 (1.20%) Solaris
9 4 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.90%) AIX
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (25.75%) ITIL
2 59 (17.66%) Service Management
3 46 (13.77%) Network Design
4 30 (8.98%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (8.38%) Scrum
6 23 (6.89%) Converged Infrastructure
7 21 (6.29%) Customer Requirements
8 20 (5.99%) Migration
8 20 (5.99%) Service Design
9 18 (5.39%) ITSM
10 13 (3.89%) Network Architecture
11 12 (3.59%) DevOps
11 12 (3.59%) Load Balancing
12 11 (3.29%) High Availability
12 11 (3.29%) Kalman Filter
12 11 (3.29%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (3.29%) SIEM
12 11 (3.29%) Web Filtering
13 10 (2.99%) Email Filtering
14 9 (2.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (5.09%) PowerShell
2 14 (4.19%) VBScript
3 7 (2.10%) Perl
3 7 (2.10%) SQL
4 5 (1.50%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.20%) C
6 3 (0.90%) PHP
7 2 (0.60%) C#
7 2 (0.60%) Java
8 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 170 (50.90%) Security Cleared
2 131 (39.22%) SC Cleared
3 127 (38.02%) Cisco Certification
4 95 (28.44%) CCNP
5 55 (16.47%) CCNA
6 33 (9.88%) Degree
7 28 (8.38%) DV Cleared
8 26 (7.78%) CCDP
9 25 (7.49%) CCIE
10 23 (6.89%) JNCIA
11 20 (5.99%) CCSE
12 19 (5.69%) CCIP
12 19 (5.69%) CCSA
13 18 (5.39%) JNCIE
13 18 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (5.09%) MCITP
15 16 (4.79%) HP ASE
15 16 (4.79%) HP MASE
16 14 (4.19%) MCSA
17 11 (3.29%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (5.09%) PCI DSS
3 12 (3.59%) SLA
4 9 (2.69%) QA
5 8 (2.40%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.30%) GPG13
6 1 (0.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 55 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (11.38%) Active Directory
3 14 (4.19%) VMware ESX
4 9 (2.69%) vSphere
5 8 (2.40%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.40%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (1.80%) XenServer
7 4 (1.20%) Samba
7 4 (1.20%) vCloud
7 4 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.90%) BitLocker
8 3 (0.90%) ProxySG
8 3 (0.90%) SRDF
8 3 (0.90%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.30%) Docker
10 1 (0.30%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.30%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (5.39%) FortiGate
2 6 (1.80%) Puppet
3 5 (1.50%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (1.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.20%) Terraform
5 3 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.90%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.60%) Nagios
6 2 (0.60%) Opsview
6 2 (0.60%) QRadar
7 1 (0.30%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.30%) Nessus
7 1 (0.30%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.30%) SCCM
7 1 (0.30%) vRealize
7 1 (0.30%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.30%) WMI
Vendors
1 81 (24.25%) Juniper
2 80 (23.95%) VMware
3 73 (21.86%) CheckPoint
4 53 (15.87%) F5
5 50 (14.97%) HP
5 50 (14.97%) Microsoft
6 27 (8.08%) Fortinet
7 25 (7.49%) Riverbed
8 24 (7.19%) Aruba
9 23 (6.89%) NetApp
10 19 (5.69%) Citrix
11 17 (5.09%) Extreme Networks
12 14 (4.19%) Dell
13 13 (3.89%) Palo Alto
14 12 (3.59%) Red Hat
15 11 (3.29%) Splunk
16 10 (2.99%) Avaya
16 10 (2.99%) Gemalto
17 9 (2.69%) CA
17 9 (2.69%) EMC
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