Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 20 September 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 29 24
Rank change year-on-year -9 -5 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 37 42 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.16% 5.68% 6.56%
As % of the Vendors category 8.87% 15.16% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 44
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £380 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% -3.49% +43.18%
10th Percentile £252 £233 £175
90th Percentile £499 £490 £549
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £15.32
% change year-on-year +13.64% +43.60% -0.23%

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 South Yorkshire.

All Vendors
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 417 277 421
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 46.85% 37.43% 38.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 168 295
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% +10.00%
10th Percentile £230 £313 £228
90th Percentile £525 £583 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +5.77% -2.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 24
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -3.45% +17.41%
10th Percentile £10.35 £10.14 £9.30
90th Percentile £39.25 £32.60 £31.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.81 £14.20 £14.37
% change year-on-year +18.38% -1.15% +5.66%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in South Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in South Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in South Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in South Yorkshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Sheffield -5 23 £413 -5.17% 4
Doncaster 0 8 £338 +3.85% 1
Cisco
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 23 (62.16%) Firewall
2 19 (51.35%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (48.65%) CCNA
4 16 (43.24%) CheckPoint
5 14 (37.84%) WAN
5 14 (37.84%) LAN
5 14 (37.84%) VMware
6 13 (35.14%) SC Cleared
6 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
6 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
7 11 (29.73%) CCNP
7 11 (29.73%) F5
8 9 (24.32%) Juniper
8 9 (24.32%) Windows
8 9 (24.32%) Network Security
9 7 (18.92%) Finance
9 7 (18.92%) Barracuda Networks
9 7 (18.92%) VPN
9 7 (18.92%) NetApp
9 7 (18.92%) FortiGate
9 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
10 6 (16.22%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
10 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
10 6 (16.22%) 802.1X
10 6 (16.22%) Internet
10 6 (16.22%) EMC
10 6 (16.22%) DNS
11 5 (13.51%) Wireless
11 5 (13.51%) Blue Coat

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (8.11%) Confluence
1 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) GitHub
3 2 (5.41%) Office 365
4 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.70%) IaaS
4 1 (2.70%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.70%) PaaS
4 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (62.16%) Firewall
2 14 (37.84%) LAN
2 14 (37.84%) WAN
3 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
4 9 (24.32%) Network Security
5 7 (18.92%) VPN
6 6 (16.22%) DNS
6 6 (16.22%) Internet
7 5 (13.51%) MPLS
7 5 (13.51%) Wireless
8 4 (10.81%) DHCP
8 4 (10.81%) Ethernet
8 4 (10.81%) OSPF
8 4 (10.81%) VoIP
9 3 (8.11%) 802.11
9 3 (8.11%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (8.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (8.11%) IPsec
9 3 (8.11%) Skype
9 3 (8.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Security Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Juniper Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Python Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) LAN Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Monitoring Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Network Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.70%) iSeries
2 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.81%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (13.51%) Change Control
2 5 (13.51%) ITIL
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL V3
3 4 (10.81%) Network Design
4 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (8.11%) DevOps
4 3 (8.11%) Network Architecture
4 3 (8.11%) Open Source
4 3 (8.11%) Security Architecture
4 3 (8.11%) Validation
5 2 (5.41%) Cloud Operations
5 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.41%) Information Security
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.41%) Migration
5 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.70%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (2.70%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.51%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (48.65%) CCNA
3 13 (35.14%) SC Cleared
3 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
4 11 (29.73%) CCNP
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.41%) CISSP
6 2 (5.41%) MCTS
7 1 (2.70%) CCA
7 1 (2.70%) CCSE
7 1 (2.70%) CCSP
7 1 (2.70%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.70%) CISM
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.70%) Degree
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.70%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) GDPR
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 22301
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.51%) ProxySG
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) VMware NSX
4 1 (2.70%) KVM
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.70%) NFS
4 1 (2.70%) SRDF
4 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
4 1 (2.70%) Xen
4 1 (2.70%) XenApp
4 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) FortiGate
2 5 (13.51%) Ansible
3 2 (5.41%) SCCM
4 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.70%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) CheckPoint
2 14 (37.84%) VMware
3 11 (29.73%) F5
4 9 (24.32%) Juniper
5 7 (18.92%) Barracuda Networks
5 7 (18.92%) NetApp
6 6 (16.22%) EMC
7 5 (13.51%) Blue Coat
7 5 (13.51%) Dell
7 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.51%) Splunk
7 5 (13.51%) Symantec
8 3 (8.11%) Aruba
8 3 (8.11%) Meraki
9 2 (5.41%) Citrix
9 2 (5.41%) Infoblox
9 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.70%) BMC
10 1 (2.70%) HP
10 1 (2.70%) Veritas