Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Cisco IPT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco IPT over the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 361 374 376
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2 -13
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 10 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.059% 0.036% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.19% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 7
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £277 £325 £239
90th Percentile £571 £397 £351
England median daily rate £370 £325 £360
% change year-on-year +13.85% -9.72% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £29.50 -

Cisco IPT 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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2935 3175 3481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.43% 18.99% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1589 1814 1870
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £185 £230 £225
90th Percentile £550 £529 £500
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 218 240
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £25.50 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.86% +11.70% +26.83%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.68 £11.81
90th Percentile £46.07 £54.13 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.59 £20.55
% change year-on-year -20.73% +14.79% +2.75%

Cisco IPT
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cisco IPT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IPT in the South East

Cisco IPT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco IPT in the South East

Cisco IPT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco IPT in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco IPT in the South East

Cisco IPT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco IPT in the South East

Cisco IPT
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IPT within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -10 5 £525 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £563 -
Surrey -12 2 £375 -2.60%
Kent - 2 £370 -
Hampshire +7 1 £89 -74.71%
Berkshire +5 1 £450 -
Cisco IPT
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IPT 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 South East region with a requirement for Cisco IPT.

1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) IP Telephony
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 4 (40.00%) MPLS
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (40.00%) F5
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (40.00%) GDPR
4 3 (30.00%) Law
4 3 (30.00%) Legal
4 3 (30.00%) Data Security
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) CISSP
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 2 (20.00%) WLAN

Cisco IPT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) IP Telephony
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) MPLS
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) BGP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (20.00%) IPsec
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) NX-OS
4 2 (20.00%) Skype
4 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (30.00%) Law
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Information Officer
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security Officer
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Security Officer
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Security
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Data Privacy
4 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (20.00%) Network Management
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Avaya
4 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (20.00%) CA
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) IronPort
4 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds