The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 months to 27 March 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.

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 / Surrey
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 31 25
Rank change year-on-year -32 -6  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 33 85 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.82% 6.57% 6.21%
As % of the Vendors category 5.37% 11.82% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 39 38
Median daily rate £350 £340 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -1.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +0.69% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £43.00 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.11% +151.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.94 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.54% -10.00%  

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 614 719 663
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 52.52% 55.56% 45.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 442 371
Median daily rate £436 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.06% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 68 30
Median hourly rate £18.50 £43.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.97% +173.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Cisco as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Surrey

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Surrey

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Surrey over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Surrey

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Surrey

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley +13 10 - - 3
Woking - 5 £290 - 4
Leatherhead +26 1 £320 - 2
Guildford +1 1 - -
Dorking - 1 - -
Farnham - 1 £275 -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 42 (46.67%) Linux
2 33 (36.67%) VoIP
3 31 (34.44%) Telecoms
4 30 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (31.11%) UMTS
5 28 (31.11%) GSM
5 28 (31.11%) PBX
5 28 (31.11%) LTE
6 25 (27.78%) Software Engineering
7 24 (26.67%) C++
7 24 (26.67%) High Availability
8 22 (24.44%) GCC
8 22 (24.44%) GDB
8 22 (24.44%) Trac
8 22 (24.44%) Diameter Protocol
8 22 (24.44%) Cross-Platform Development
8 22 (24.44%) STL
8 22 (24.44%) OO
8 22 (24.44%) VPN
8 22 (24.44%) Firewall
8 22 (24.44%) RTP
8 22 (24.44%) RANAP
8 22 (24.44%) Subversion
8 22 (24.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 22 (24.44%) Asterisk PBX
9 19 (21.11%) CCNA
9 19 (21.11%) Data Centre
10 18 (20.00%) Windows
10 18 (20.00%) VMware
11 17 (18.89%) ITIL

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (8.89%) MS Exchange
1 8 (8.89%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.11%) Apache
3 1 (1.11%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.11%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.11%) Confluence
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Office
2 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (4.44%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Office 365
2 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.11%) IaaS
4 1 (1.11%) PaaS
4 1 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (36.67%) VoIP
2 28 (31.11%) GSM
2 28 (31.11%) LTE
2 28 (31.11%) PBX
2 28 (31.11%) UMTS
3 22 (24.44%) Asterisk PBX
3 22 (24.44%) Diameter Protocol
3 22 (24.44%) Firewall
3 22 (24.44%) RANAP
3 22 (24.44%) RTP
3 22 (24.44%) VPN
4 15 (16.67%) Wireshark
5 14 (15.56%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (15.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (15.56%) Network Security
6 12 (13.33%) LAN
6 12 (13.33%) WAN
7 11 (12.22%) MPLS
7 11 (12.22%) Wireless
8 10 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (2.22%) Big Data
1 2 (2.22%) HBase
1 2 (2.22%) MySQL
1 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.11%) Apache Zeppelin
2 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.11%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 22 (24.44%) GCC
1 22 (24.44%) GDB
1 22 (24.44%) Subversion
1 22 (24.44%) Trac
2 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.11%) JIRA
2 1 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (34.44%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.22%) Local Government
3 2 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (24.44%) C++ Software Engineer
1 22 (24.44%) Network Engineer
1 22 (24.44%) Software Engineer
2 10 (11.11%) Consultant
3 9 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (8.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Architect
6 5 (5.56%) Telecoms Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.44%) Security Consultant
7 4 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (4.44%) Unified Communications Specialist
7 4 (4.44%) Voice Specialist
7 4 (4.44%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Juniper Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 22 (24.44%) STL
2 2 (2.22%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.11%) Apache Tez
3 1 (1.11%) HTML
3 1 (1.11%) Kafka
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.11%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.22%) CMDB
4 2 (2.22%) Grid Computing
4 2 (2.22%) iPad
4 2 (2.22%) iPhone
5 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.11%) Clustering
5 1 (1.11%) Handset
5 1 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) Replication
5 1 (1.11%) User Experience
5 1 (1.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 42 (46.67%) Linux
2 18 (20.00%) Windows
3 10 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.56%) CentOS
5 5 (5.56%) Unix
6 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.11%) Android
8 1 (1.11%) VMS
8 1 (1.11%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.78%) Software Engineering
2 24 (26.67%) High Availability
3 22 (24.44%) Cross-Platform Development
3 22 (24.44%) OO
4 17 (18.89%) ITIL
5 12 (13.33%) Multithreading
6 6 (6.67%) Service Management
7 5 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.56%) Coaching
8 4 (4.44%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.44%) Internal Audit
9 3 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.33%) Information Security
9 3 (3.33%) IT Strategy
9 3 (3.33%) Network Design
9 3 (3.33%) Open Source
10 2 (2.22%) Network Architecture
10 2 (2.22%) Presales
10 2 (2.22%) Threat Analysis
10 2 (2.22%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.67%) C++
2 3 (3.33%) Java
2 3 (3.33%) SQL
3 2 (2.22%) C
3 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.22%) Python
4 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.11%) Perl
4 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (21.11%) CCNA
3 11 (12.22%) CCNP
3 11 (12.22%) Security Cleared
4 10 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 9 (10.00%) Degree
5 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (8.89%) MCSE
7 7 (7.78%) CCIE
8 4 (4.44%) CCDP
9 3 (3.33%) JNCIS
9 3 (3.33%) MCP
10 2 (2.22%) BICSI Certification
10 2 (2.22%) CISSP
10 2 (2.22%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.22%) LPIC
10 2 (2.22%) MCSA
10 2 (2.22%) RHCE
11 1 (1.11%) CCDA
11 1 (1.11%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.78%) SLA
2 2 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.67%) vCloud
2 6 (6.67%) vSphere
3 2 (2.22%) Firmware
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.11%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.11%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.11%) HDFS
4 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.11%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) AirWatch
2 3 (3.33%) Puppet
3 2 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.22%) SCCM
4 1 (1.11%) Ambari
4 1 (1.11%) Ansible
4 1 (1.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.11%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.11%) Forum Sentry
4 1 (1.11%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.11%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.11%) Oozie
4 1 (1.11%) SCOM
4 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (20.00%) VMware
2 14 (15.56%) Juniper
3 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (11.11%) F5
5 9 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (7.78%) Blue Coat
7 6 (6.67%) Palo Alto
7 6 (6.67%) Riverbed
8 4 (4.44%) HP
8 4 (4.44%) NetApp
9 3 (3.33%) Aruba
9 3 (3.33%) Avaya
9 3 (3.33%) Oracle
10 2 (2.22%) Citrix
10 2 (2.22%) Dell
10 2 (2.22%) Nokia
10 2 (2.22%) Sourcefire
10 2 (2.22%) Teradata
10 2 (2.22%) TippingPoint
11 1 (1.11%) Civica
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £40 - £50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago