Period
to 19 April 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 19 April 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 31 23
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8 +16
Contract jobs citing Cisco 12 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 5.69% 2.92% 3.79%
As % of the Vendors category 14.46% 7.26% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 4
Luton median daily rate £450 £350 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -31.37% +70.00%
10th Percentile £394 £114 £424
90th Percentile £500 £382 £594
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £350 £420
% change year-on-year +28.57% -16.67% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Luton median hourly rate - - £24.50
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £24.50

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 Luton.

All Vendors
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 83 124 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 39.34% 40.26% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 98 39
Luton median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09% -21.43%
10th Percentile £278 £140 £213
90th Percentile £591 £575 £545
Bedfordshire median daily rate £430 £418 £413
% change year-on-year +2.99% +1.21% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Luton median hourly rate £30.22 £22.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.29% +60.71% -72.38%
10th Percentile £17.59 £14.80 £12.50
90th Percentile £42.44 £69.00 £19.38
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +54.55% +17.86% -70.53%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Luton

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Luton

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Luton over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Luton

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 Luton region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (58.33%) CCNP
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Wireless
5 5 (41.67%) CCNA
5 5 (41.67%) Fortinet
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (33.33%) WAN
6 4 (33.33%) VPN
6 4 (33.33%) Migration
6 4 (33.33%) FortiGate
7 3 (25.00%) Sophos
7 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (25.00%) F5
7 3 (25.00%) High Availability
7 3 (25.00%) IP Telephony
7 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (25.00%) ProxySG
8 2 (16.67%) Network Security
8 2 (16.67%) SLA
8 2 (16.67%) Citrix
8 2 (16.67%) Avaya
8 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
8 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) IP Telephony
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
7 1 (8.33%) BGP
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (8.33%) DNS
7 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (8.33%) FWSM
7 1 (8.33%) Internet
7 1 (8.33%) OSPF
7 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (8.33%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) CISSP Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DSP Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) Head of IT
4 1 (8.33%) Head of IT Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) Data Security
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Information Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) CCNP
3 5 (41.67%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CISSP
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (8.33%) GDPR
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Fortinet
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (25.00%) F5
2 3 (25.00%) Sophos
3 2 (16.67%) Avaya
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Darktrace
4 1 (8.33%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (8.33%) ForeScout
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper