Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 34 20
Rank change year-on-year -9 -14 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 39 43 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.92% 5.33% 7.59%
As % of the Vendors category 9.26% 14.63% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 40
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £380 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +18.75% +16.36%
10th Percentile £266 £215 £167
90th Percentile £499 £500 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £414 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -2.65% +13.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £60.00 - £17.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year +38.89% +1.41% -29.00%

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 421 294 441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 42.27% 36.43% 43.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 180 297
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £414 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.32% +7.47% +18.46%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £257
90th Percentile £513 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 19
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.33 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.32% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £10.88 £9.39 £8.50
90th Percentile £60.00 £21.75 £25.80
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £13.81
% change year-on-year +28.57% +1.38% +4.23%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -3 23 £413 -8.33% 3
Doncaster +3 10 £338 +3.85% 3
Cisco
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 21 (53.85%) Firewall
2 19 (48.72%) VMware
2 19 (48.72%) CheckPoint
3 17 (43.59%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (41.03%) CCNA
5 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 12 (30.77%) SC Cleared
7 11 (28.21%) F5
7 11 (28.21%) CCNP
7 11 (28.21%) LAN
7 11 (28.21%) WAN
7 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
8 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
8 10 (25.64%) Windows
8 10 (25.64%) Finance
9 8 (20.51%) Juniper
9 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
9 8 (20.51%) Incident Management
9 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
10 7 (17.95%) NetApp
10 7 (17.95%) ITIL
10 7 (17.95%) VPN
10 7 (17.95%) DNS
11 6 (15.38%) VoIP
11 6 (15.38%) Dell
11 6 (15.38%) EMC
11 6 (15.38%) Internet
11 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
11 6 (15.38%) Network Security
11 6 (15.38%) Security Architecture

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 (7.69%) Confluence
1 3 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) GitHub
3 2 (5.13%) OpenDNS
4 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.56%) IaaS
4 1 (2.56%) Office 365
4 1 (2.56%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.56%) PaaS
4 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (53.85%) Firewall
2 11 (28.21%) LAN
2 11 (28.21%) WAN
3 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
4 7 (17.95%) DNS
4 7 (17.95%) VPN
5 6 (15.38%) Internet
5 6 (15.38%) Network Security
5 6 (15.38%) VoIP
6 5 (12.82%) MPLS
7 4 (10.26%) Ethernet
7 4 (10.26%) IPsec
7 4 (10.26%) OSPF
7 4 (10.26%) Wireless
8 3 (7.69%) BGP
8 3 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (7.69%) DHCP
8 3 (7.69%) Skype
8 3 (7.69%) SSL
9 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Security Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Architect
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Security Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Network Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Python Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Monitoring Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Monitoring Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.56%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (7.69%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.56%) iSeries
3 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.26%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Solaris
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Incident Management
2 7 (17.95%) ITIL
3 6 (15.38%) Security Architecture
4 5 (12.82%) Change Control
4 5 (12.82%) Information Security
4 5 (12.82%) Network Design
5 4 (10.26%) Information Security Management
5 4 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (10.26%) Security Management
5 4 (10.26%) Threat Modelling
6 3 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps
6 3 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 3 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (7.69%) Network Architecture
6 3 (7.69%) Open Source
6 3 (7.69%) Patch Management
6 3 (7.69%) People Management
6 3 (7.69%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.82%) Python
3 1 (2.56%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (41.03%) CCNA
3 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 12 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 11 (28.21%) CCNP
6 5 (12.82%) CISSP
7 4 (10.26%) CISM
7 4 (10.26%) Degree
7 4 (10.26%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 3 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (7.69%) CLAS
9 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (2.56%) CCA
10 1 (2.56%) CCSE
10 1 (2.56%) CCSP
10 1 (2.56%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) GDPR
1 4 (10.26%) ISO 22301
1 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (10.26%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
1 5 (12.82%) ProxySG
1 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (7.69%) Terminal Services
3 3 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (7.69%) vSphere
3 3 (7.69%) XenApp
3 3 (7.69%) XenDesktop
3 3 (7.69%) XenServer
4 1 (2.56%) KVM
4 1 (2.56%) NFS
4 1 (2.56%) SRDF
4 1 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.56%) VMware NSX
4 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Ansible
1 5 (12.82%) FortiGate
2 4 (10.26%) SCCM
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) CheckPoint
1 19 (48.72%) VMware
2 11 (28.21%) F5
2 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.51%) Juniper
4 7 (17.95%) NetApp
5 6 (15.38%) Dell
5 6 (15.38%) EMC
6 5 (12.82%) Barracuda Networks
6 5 (12.82%) Blue Coat
6 5 (12.82%) Splunk
6 5 (12.82%) Symantec
7 4 (10.26%) Citrix
8 3 (7.69%) BMC
8 3 (7.69%) Capita
8 3 (7.69%) Ivanti
8 3 (7.69%) Meraki
9 2 (5.13%) Aruba
9 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.56%) Infoblox