Period
to 17 August 2018

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 6 months to 17 August 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 72 27
Rank change year-on-year 0 -45 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 95 69 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.90% 2.75% 6.12%
As % of the Vendors category 6.45% 5.42% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 50 90
Surrey median daily rate £390 £376 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% -1.95% +9.64%
10th Percentile £203 £200 £183
90th Percentile £608 £526 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +6.25% +4.58% +3.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +50.00% +75.18%
10th Percentile £27.25 £13.75 £19.13
90th Percentile £124.25 £48.75 £40.90
South East median hourly rate £42.42 £27.38 £25.00
% change year-on-year +54.93% +9.52% -

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 Surrey.

All Vendors
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,472 1,272 1,351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 44.86% 50.68% 52.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 842 903
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £279 £275 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £580
South East median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +1.37% +4.81% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 43 56
Surrey median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -11.90% +20.00%
10th Percentile £10.70 £13.35 £11.13
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.50 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.41
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.24% -0.50%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Surrey

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Surrey

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 17 August 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
Staines -8 11 £365 -23.16%
Guildford -13 10 £100 -74.19% 7
Epsom - 9 £358 - 1
Camberley -9 6 £500 +32.45%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 6 £600 -
Woking +4 4 £500 +163.16% 2
Redhill - 4 £450 - 1
Leatherhead +4 3 £375 - 2
Reigate -27 3 - - 1
Dorking +1 2 - -
Addlestone - 2 £350 - 1
Tadworth +5 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 - - 1
Egham - 1 - -
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 38 (40.00%) Firewall
2 30 (31.58%) WAN
3 28 (29.47%) TCP/IP
3 28 (29.47%) ITIL
3 28 (29.47%) LAN
4 27 (28.42%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (28.42%) VMware
5 23 (24.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (24.21%) Active Directory
5 23 (24.21%) Palo Alto
6 22 (23.16%) CheckPoint
7 21 (22.11%) Internet
8 20 (21.05%) Juniper
8 20 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 20 (21.05%) Data Centre
9 19 (20.00%) Office 365
9 19 (20.00%) CCNA
10 18 (18.95%) vSphere
11 17 (17.89%) Finance
11 17 (17.89%) CCNP
12 16 (16.84%) VPN
12 16 (16.84%) Windows
12 16 (16.84%) Network Security
13 14 (14.74%) Linux
13 14 (14.74%) Aruba
13 14 (14.74%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (13.68%) Capacity Planning
14 13 (13.68%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (13.68%) SCCM
14 13 (13.68%) Qualys

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 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (8.42%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (5.26%) IIS
3 3 (3.16%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.00%) Office 365
2 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (9.47%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.16%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.11%) SaaS
6 1 (1.05%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (40.00%) Firewall
2 30 (31.58%) WAN
3 28 (29.47%) LAN
3 28 (29.47%) TCP/IP
4 21 (22.11%) Internet
5 16 (16.84%) Network Security
5 16 (16.84%) VPN
6 14 (14.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (13.68%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (11.58%) IPsec
8 11 (11.58%) SSL
9 9 (9.47%) DNS
9 9 (9.47%) Wireless
10 8 (8.42%) MPLS
10 8 (8.42%) VoIP
11 7 (7.37%) BGP
12 6 (6.32%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (6.32%) DHCP
12 6 (6.32%) OSPF
13 5 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
1 3 (3.16%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.16%) SonarQube
2 2 (2.11%) GCC
2 2 (2.11%) GDB
2 2 (2.11%) Subversion
2 2 (2.11%) Trac
3 1 (1.05%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (17.89%) Finance
2 13 (13.68%) Retail
3 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.11%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (31.58%) Analyst
2 18 (18.95%) Network Engineer
3 13 (13.68%) Architect
4 12 (12.63%) Network Analyst
4 12 (12.63%) Network Security Analyst
4 12 (12.63%) Security Analyst
5 11 (11.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 11 (11.58%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (11.58%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (7.37%) Security Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Service Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Consultant
8 5 (5.26%) Network Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Security Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Designer
9 4 (4.21%) Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) JSON
1 3 (3.16%) XML
1 3 (3.16%) XSLT
2 2 (2.11%) .NET
2 2 (2.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (2.11%) JSP
2 2 (2.11%) Rendezvous
2 2 (2.11%) STL
2 2 (2.11%) VXML
3 1 (1.05%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.37%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (6.32%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.21%) Device Driver
6 3 (3.16%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.16%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (3.16%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (3.16%) MPEG
6 3 (3.16%) Smartcard
7 2 (2.11%) IVR
7 2 (2.11%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.11%) Wiki
8 1 (1.05%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.05%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (1.05%) STB
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.84%) Windows
2 14 (14.74%) Linux
3 6 (6.32%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.16%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.11%) Unix
6 1 (1.05%) CentOS
6 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.47%) ITIL
2 13 (13.68%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (9.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (8.42%) Information Security
6 7 (7.37%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (6.32%) Change Management
7 6 (6.32%) Computer Security
7 6 (6.32%) High Availability
7 6 (6.32%) Network Design
7 6 (6.32%) Project Management
7 6 (6.32%) Security Monitoring
8 5 (5.26%) Business Continuity
8 5 (5.26%) DevOps
8 5 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.21%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.21%) Email Filtering
9 4 (4.21%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (4.21%) Web Filtering
9 4 (4.21%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.37%) Python
2 6 (6.32%) SQL
3 5 (5.26%) Java
4 4 (4.21%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.21%) Perl
5 2 (2.11%) C
5 2 (2.11%) C++
5 2 (2.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.05%) Ruby
6 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (28.42%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (20.00%) CCNA
3 17 (17.89%) CCNP
4 7 (7.37%) Degree
5 6 (6.32%) CCIE
6 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.16%) CISA
7 3 (3.16%) CISM
7 3 (3.16%) CISSP
7 3 (3.16%) CREST Certified
7 3 (3.16%) IISP
7 3 (3.16%) MCSE
7 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.16%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.11%) CCIE Data Center
8 2 (2.11%) CCIP
8 2 (2.11%) CCSP
8 2 (2.11%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.63%) SLA
2 4 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.21%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.16%) GDPR
3 3 (3.16%) ISAE 3402
3 3 (3.16%) ISO 22301
3 3 (3.16%) ISO 31000
3 3 (3.16%) ISO 9001
3 3 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 3 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.11%) QA
5 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 23 (24.21%) Active Directory
1 23 (24.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (18.95%) vSphere
3 3 (3.16%) Docker
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.16%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.05%) vCloud
5 1 (1.05%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (13.68%) SCCM
2 5 (5.26%) Nessus
3 4 (4.21%) Ansible
3 4 (4.21%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (3.16%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (3.16%) Data Guard
4 3 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (3.16%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 3 (3.16%) vCenter Server
5 2 (2.11%) QRadar
6 1 (1.05%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.05%) Nexpose
6 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.05%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 27 (28.42%) VMware
2 23 (24.21%) Palo Alto
3 22 (23.16%) CheckPoint
4 20 (21.05%) Juniper
4 20 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 14 (14.74%) Aruba
6 13 (13.68%) Qualys
7 12 (12.63%) HP
8 11 (11.58%) F5
9 8 (8.42%) Oracle
10 6 (6.32%) Blue Coat
11 5 (5.26%) NetApp
11 5 (5.26%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.21%) Barracuda Networks
12 4 (4.21%) McAfee
12 4 (4.21%) Riverbed
13 3 (3.16%) Huawei
13 3 (3.16%) Imperva
13 3 (3.16%) Trend Micro
13 3 (3.16%) Tripwire