Period
to 27 May 2018

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 6 months to 27 May 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 15 11
Rank change year-on-year -9 -4 +25
Contract jobs citing Cisco 253 303 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 6.66% 8.54% 10.96%
As % of the Vendors category 12.61% 15.99% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 223 242
Hampshire median daily rate £411 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.24% +11.84% +1.33%
10th Percentile £243 £269 £263
90th Percentile £536 £536 £543
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 27
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.42 £14.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +197.68% -5.00% +9.09%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £17.25 £55.25
South East median hourly rate £42.46 £21.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +102.19% -23.64% +22.22%

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 Hampshire.

All Vendors
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,006 1,895 2,188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 52.78% 53.40% 53.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,101 1,190 1,343
Hampshire median daily rate £421 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.45% +7.10% +3.33%
10th Percentile £250 £270 £266
90th Percentile £540 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 92 111
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.63% -10.42% +45.45%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.01 £12.50
90th Percentile £46.71 £50.33 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +1.63%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Hampshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Hampshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Hampshire over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 27 May 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
Basingstoke -1 70 £346 -18.59% 16
Portsmouth +6 20 £335 -16.25% 10
Southampton -15 17 £365 -5.81% 6
Winchester -5 14 £334 -25.83% 1
Havant +7 10 £490 -
Fareham -13 10 £263 -44.74% 4
Hook -16 9 £500 +28.21%
Fleet -3 6 £300 -40.74% 1
Farnborough -15 6 £525 +31.25% 3
Gosport -5 4 £423 - 1
Eastleigh -4 1 - - 6
Petersfield - 1 £285 -
Aldershot - 1 - - 1
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 147 (58.10%) Security Cleared
2 113 (44.66%) SC Cleared
3 112 (44.27%) Firewall
4 98 (38.74%) VMware
5 88 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
6 73 (28.85%) Cisco Certification
7 69 (27.27%) Juniper
8 63 (24.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 61 (24.11%) Windows
10 59 (23.32%) Microsoft
10 59 (23.32%) Active Directory
11 50 (19.76%) VPN
11 50 (19.76%) BGP
12 49 (19.37%) CCNP
13 47 (18.58%) OSPF
13 47 (18.58%) Data Centre
14 46 (18.18%) WAN
15 45 (17.79%) LAN
16 44 (17.39%) Network Security
17 42 (16.60%) Palo Alto
17 42 (16.60%) DNS
18 41 (16.21%) NetApp
18 41 (16.21%) Windows Server
19 39 (15.42%) DV Cleared
20 36 (14.23%) CheckPoint
21 35 (13.83%) Cisco Nexus
22 33 (13.04%) Cisco ISE
23 32 (12.65%) Migration
24 30 (11.86%) Citrix
25 29 (11.46%) ITIL

Cisco
Co-occurring 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 18 (7.11%) IIS
2 11 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.77%) Apache
4 6 (2.37%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (1.58%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (5.53%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.77%) Office 365
3 6 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.98%) IaaS
5 2 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.79%) PaaS
5 2 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (44.27%) Firewall
2 88 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
3 50 (19.76%) BGP
3 50 (19.76%) VPN
4 47 (18.58%) OSPF
5 46 (18.18%) WAN
6 45 (17.79%) LAN
7 44 (17.39%) Network Security
8 42 (16.60%) DNS
9 35 (13.83%) Cisco Nexus
10 33 (13.04%) Cisco ISE
11 27 (10.67%) DHCP
11 27 (10.67%) VLAN
12 19 (7.51%) SAN
12 19 (7.51%) Wireless
13 18 (7.11%) Cisco Firepower
14 16 (6.32%) MPLS
15 14 (5.53%) NetScaler
16 13 (5.14%) IPsec
17 10 (3.95%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.16%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.37%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (1.98%) MySQL
5 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Eclipse
1 2 (0.79%) NetBeans
1 2 (0.79%) Subversion
2 1 (0.40%) LoadUI
2 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (3.16%) Telecoms
2 6 (2.37%) Finance
3 4 (1.58%) Banking
3 4 (1.58%) Military
4 3 (1.19%) Retail
5 2 (0.79%) Back Office
5 2 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 74 (29.25%) Architect
2 68 (26.88%) Network Engineer
3 34 (13.44%) Network Architect
4 22 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 18 (7.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (7.11%) Network Security Engineer
6 14 (5.53%) Analyst
6 14 (5.53%) Project Manager
6 14 (5.53%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 11 (4.35%) Support Engineer
8 10 (3.95%) Security Architect
9 9 (3.56%) Cisco Architect
9 9 (3.56%) Cisco Engineer
9 9 (3.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 9 (3.56%) Senior Network Engineer
10 8 (3.16%) Network Support
10 8 (3.16%) SC Cleared Project Manager
11 7 (2.77%) Design Engineer
11 7 (2.77%) Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (2.77%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.95%) RESTful
1 10 (3.95%) XML
2 6 (2.37%) Web Services
2 6 (2.37%) Web Services Management
3 2 (0.79%) Core Data
3 2 (0.79%) WAP
4 1 (0.40%) CGI
4 1 (0.40%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (18.58%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.53%) PKI
3 13 (5.14%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.95%) CMDB
5 6 (2.37%) Clustering
5 6 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.98%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.98%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.58%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.58%) FlexPod
8 3 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.19%) DataPower
8 3 (1.19%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 2 (0.79%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.40%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (0.40%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.40%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 61 (24.11%) Windows
2 41 (16.21%) Windows Server
3 15 (5.93%) Linux
4 9 (3.56%) Unix
5 7 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.98%) AIX
6 5 (1.98%) Check Point GAiA
6 5 (1.98%) Debian
6 5 (1.98%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (12.65%) Migration
2 29 (11.46%) ITIL
3 19 (7.51%) Network Management
4 18 (7.11%) Service Management
5 16 (6.32%) Network Design
6 15 (5.93%) Project Management
7 14 (5.53%) DevOps
8 13 (5.14%) Kalman Filter
8 13 (5.14%) Service Delivery
9 12 (4.74%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (4.35%) Web Filtering
11 10 (3.95%) Customer Requirements
11 10 (3.95%) Data Modelling
11 10 (3.95%) Load Balancing
12 9 (3.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (3.16%) Incident Management
13 8 (3.16%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 7 (2.77%) Collaborative Working
14 7 (2.77%) Security Hardening
14 7 (2.77%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.32%) C
2 12 (4.74%) SQL
3 8 (3.16%) Java
4 6 (2.37%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.37%) VB
4 6 (2.37%) VBScript
5 4 (1.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 147 (58.10%) Security Cleared
2 113 (44.66%) SC Cleared
3 73 (28.85%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (19.37%) CCNP
5 39 (15.42%) DV Cleared
6 24 (9.49%) CCDP
7 20 (7.91%) JNCIS
8 17 (6.72%) CCNA
9 15 (5.93%) CCIE
10 10 (3.95%) Degree
11 8 (3.16%) CCSE
12 7 (2.77%) CCSA
12 7 (2.77%) ISTQB
13 6 (2.37%) BPSS Clearance
14 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (1.58%) ISEB
15 4 (1.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 3 (1.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 2 (0.79%) Chartered Engineer
17 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.56%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.16%) SLA
3 6 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.98%) QA
5 2 (0.79%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 63 (24.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (23.32%) Active Directory
3 27 (10.67%) vSphere
4 17 (6.72%) VMware NSX
5 16 (6.32%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.58%) Snort
7 4 (1.58%) UAG
7 4 (1.58%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.79%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.40%) NFS
9 1 (0.40%) vCloud
9 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.40%) XenApp
9 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (7.11%) SCCM
2 15 (5.93%) SCOM
3 10 (3.95%) Cisco Prime
3 10 (3.95%) Nessus
4 6 (2.37%) vCenter Server
5 5 (1.98%) Terraform
6 4 (1.58%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (1.19%) FortiGate
7 3 (1.19%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 2 (0.79%) Ansible
8 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.79%) SCSM
8 2 (0.79%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.79%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.79%) WMI
9 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.40%) vRealize
Vendors
1 98 (38.74%) VMware
2 69 (27.27%) Juniper
3 59 (23.32%) Microsoft
4 42 (16.60%) Palo Alto
5 41 (16.21%) NetApp
6 36 (14.23%) CheckPoint
7 30 (11.86%) Citrix
8 28 (11.07%) SolarWinds
9 26 (10.28%) HP
10 20 (7.91%) F5
11 18 (7.11%) Brocade
12 17 (6.72%) Infoblox
13 16 (6.32%) EMC
13 16 (6.32%) Sophos
13 16 (6.32%) Splunk
14 13 (5.14%) Dell
15 12 (4.74%) Oracle
16 11 (4.35%) IBM
17 9 (3.56%) McAfee
17 9 (3.56%) Remedy