Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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.

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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 24 39
Rank change year-on-year -29 +15 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 97 149 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.52% 6.48% 4.63%
As % of the Vendors category 7.10% 13.27% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 90 69
Surrey median daily rate £375 £420 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +24.44% -3.57%
10th Percentile £193 £235 £210
90th Percentile £538 £495 £464
South East median daily rate £377 £400 £360
% change year-on-year -5.75% +11.11% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 0
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £41.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.02% - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -29.58% +18.33% +64.38%

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 1367 1123 1348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 49.58% 48.85% 49.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 913 710 803
Surrey median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £181 £220
90th Percentile £568 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.44% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 56 36
Surrey median hourly rate £15.55 £27.38 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.20% +50.00% +7.35%
10th Percentile £12.80 £13.13 £12.03
90th Percentile £25.00 £41.75 £43.92
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.13 £18.50
% change year-on-year +5.43% -12.84% +19.35%

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 20 November 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 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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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
Camberley -3 17 £343 -19.41% 4
Guildford 0 12 £275 -26.67% 2
Woking +7 8 £195 -27.78% 1
Staines -6 6 £500 +25.00% 4
Cobham +3 4 £275 -29.94%
Leatherhead -3 4 £500 +53.85% 1
Redhill -8 2 - - 1
Epsom -15 2 £338 -
Whyteleafe - 2 £375 -
Reigate -36 1 £400 +24.03% 4
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 40 (41.24%) Firewall
2 32 (32.99%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (31.96%) Windows
3 31 (31.96%) VoIP
4 28 (28.87%) Finance
5 26 (26.80%) Linux
6 24 (24.74%) Network Security
7 23 (23.71%) LAN
7 23 (23.71%) WAN
7 23 (23.71%) VMware
8 22 (22.68%) CCNA
8 22 (22.68%) Juniper
9 20 (20.62%) Active Directory
9 20 (20.62%) Data Centre
10 19 (19.59%) CCNP
11 17 (17.53%) VPN
11 17 (17.53%) Telecoms
12 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
12 16 (16.49%) CheckPoint
12 16 (16.49%) F5
12 16 (16.49%) Windows Server
13 15 (15.46%) Palo Alto
13 15 (15.46%) Office 365
13 15 (15.46%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (15.46%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (15.46%) Wireshark
13 15 (15.46%) SolarWinds
14 14 (14.43%) Asterisk PBX
14 14 (14.43%) PBX
14 14 (14.43%) RTP

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 7 (7.22%) SAS
2 6 (6.19%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.19%) Skype for Business
3 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (10.31%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Eikon
2 2 (2.06%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.46%) Office 365
2 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.06%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (41.24%) Firewall
2 31 (31.96%) VoIP
3 24 (24.74%) Network Security
4 23 (23.71%) LAN
4 23 (23.71%) WAN
5 17 (17.53%) VPN
6 15 (15.46%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (15.46%) Wireshark
7 14 (14.43%) Asterisk PBX
7 14 (14.43%) PBX
7 14 (14.43%) RTP
8 13 (13.40%) DNS
8 13 (13.40%) IPsec
9 12 (12.37%) GSM
9 12 (12.37%) UMTS
10 10 (10.31%) GGSN
10 10 (10.31%) RANAP
10 10 (10.31%) SGSN
10 10 (10.31%) TCP/IP
10 10 (10.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.06%) DB2
2 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (10.31%) GCC
1 10 (10.31%) GDB
1 10 (10.31%) Subversion
1 10 (10.31%) Trac
2 4 (4.12%) JIRA
3 2 (2.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (28.87%) Finance
2 17 (17.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.06%) Back Office
4 1 (1.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.03%) Law
4 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (22.68%) Network Engineer
2 12 (12.37%) Support Engineer
2 12 (12.37%) Telecoms Engineer
3 11 (11.34%) Architect
4 10 (10.31%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (10.31%) Software Engineer
4 10 (10.31%) Telecoms Software Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (6.19%) Desktop Support
8 6 (6.19%) Network Architect
9 5 (5.15%) Data Centre Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Network Specialist
10 4 (4.12%) Cisco Architect
10 4 (4.12%) Cisco Network Architect
10 4 (4.12%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 10 (10.31%) STL
2 5 (5.15%) Web Services
3 4 (4.12%) JTAPI
3 4 (4.12%) RFC 2833
3 4 (4.12%) TAPI
4 2 (2.06%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.62%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.28%) Public Cloud
3 4 (4.12%) CMDB
3 4 (4.12%) User Experience
4 3 (3.09%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.09%) NHS
5 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.06%) AS400
5 2 (2.06%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.06%) iSeries
6 1 (1.03%) Clustering
6 1 (1.03%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.03%) EPoS
6 1 (1.03%) Handset
6 1 (1.03%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.03%) iPad
6 1 (1.03%) iPhone
6 1 (1.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.96%) Windows
2 26 (26.80%) Linux
3 16 (16.49%) Windows Server
4 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (10.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (6.19%) Solaris
8 5 (5.15%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.12%) Debian
9 4 (4.12%) Fedora
9 4 (4.12%) Ubuntu
9 4 (4.12%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.06%) Unix
10 2 (2.06%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.03%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.40%) ITIL
2 12 (12.37%) Project Management
2 12 (12.37%) Service Management
3 10 (10.31%) Cross-Platform Development
3 10 (10.31%) Multithreading
3 10 (10.31%) OO
3 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
4 9 (9.28%) Network Architecture
5 6 (6.19%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (6.19%) Problem Management
5 6 (6.19%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.15%) Process Management
7 4 (4.12%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.12%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.12%) Presales
7 4 (4.12%) Process Improvement
8 3 (3.09%) Change Management
8 3 (3.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 3 (3.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 2 (2.06%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.31%) C++
2 9 (9.28%) SQL
3 3 (3.09%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.09%) Perl
3 3 (3.09%) Python
4 2 (2.06%) C
4 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.03%) C-shell
5 1 (1.03%) Korn
Qualifications
1 32 (32.99%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (22.68%) CCNA
3 19 (19.59%) CCNP
4 12 (12.37%) CCIE
5 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
7 6 (6.19%) MCSE
7 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
8 5 (5.15%) JNCIA
9 4 (4.12%) BICSI Certification
9 4 (4.12%) CCDP
9 4 (4.12%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 4 (4.12%) CCSP
9 4 (4.12%) JNCIS
9 4 (4.12%) LPIC
9 4 (4.12%) MCSA
9 4 (4.12%) RHCE
10 2 (2.06%) ACSA
10 2 (2.06%) Degree
10 2 (2.06%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.31%) SLA
2 7 (7.22%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (4.12%) PA-DSS
5 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 20 (20.62%) Active Directory
2 15 (15.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.28%) ProxySG
4 6 (6.19%) Sendmail
5 5 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.12%) Firmware
6 4 (4.12%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.09%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.06%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (2.06%) vSphere
9 1 (1.03%) NFS
9 1 (1.03%) Openswan
9 1 (1.03%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 11 (11.34%) SCCM
2 4 (4.12%) vCenter Server
3 3 (3.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (2.06%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.06%) DameWare
4 2 (2.06%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.06%) Nagios
5 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (23.71%) VMware
2 22 (22.68%) Juniper
3 16 (16.49%) CheckPoint
3 16 (16.49%) F5
3 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
4 15 (15.46%) Palo Alto
4 15 (15.46%) SolarWinds
5 12 (12.37%) Blue Coat
5 12 (12.37%) HP
6 11 (11.34%) Red Hat
7 10 (10.31%) Citrix
8 7 (7.22%) Riverbed
9 6 (6.19%) McAfee
9 6 (6.19%) Proofpoint
10 5 (5.15%) Bloomberg
10 5 (5.15%) Dell
11 4 (4.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 3 (3.09%) Avaya
12 3 (3.09%) NetApp
12 3 (3.09%) Symantec