Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 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
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 87 74
Rank change year-on-year +42 -13 -49
Contract jobs citing Cisco 59 73 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.72% 2.44% 2.79%
As % of the Vendors category 7.70% 5.51% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 53 49
Surrey median daily rate £419 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £263 £296 £185
90th Percentile £528 £538 £575
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Surrey median hourly rate - - £25.00
South East median hourly rate £32.00 £33.40 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.19% +75.79% -30.61%

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 766 1,325 1,303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 48.27% 44.36% 44.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 905 876
Surrey median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £213 £263 £225
90th Percentile £625 £610 £579
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 41
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +21.21% -17.50%
10th Percentile £10.72 £15.55 £12.75
90th Percentile £22.41 £56.15 £25.00
South East median hourly rate £17.16 £16.50 £17.37
% change year-on-year +4.00% -4.98% +13.09%

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 19 February 2020.

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
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 19 February 2020. 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
Leatherhead - 13 £369 - 1
Woking +8 9 £488 -11.36% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames -1 7 £500 +8.70%
Staines +22 5 £425 -5.56%
Guildford +15 2 £475 +30.14% 11
Weybridge +3 2 £350 -31.71% 2
Chertsey - 2 - - 2
Camberley +5 1 £180 - 1
Dorking +2 1 - - 1
Godalming -1 1 £400 +9.59% 2
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 31 (52.54%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (40.68%) Firewall
3 21 (35.59%) F5
4 20 (33.90%) Data Centre
4 20 (33.90%) VMware
5 17 (28.81%) CCNP
5 17 (28.81%) CCNA
5 17 (28.81%) Palo Alto
6 15 (25.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 15 (25.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 15 (25.42%) WAN
7 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (22.03%) LAN
8 13 (22.03%) Windows
9 12 (20.34%) BGP
10 10 (16.95%) CheckPoint
10 10 (16.95%) ITIL
10 10 (16.95%) Windows Server
11 9 (15.25%) vSphere
11 9 (15.25%) FortiGate
11 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
11 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
12 8 (13.56%) Network Security
12 8 (13.56%) Wireless
12 8 (13.56%) MPLS
12 8 (13.56%) Network Monitoring
12 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
12 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
12 8 (13.56%) Hyper-V
12 8 (13.56%) Azure

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 4 (6.78%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.78%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Azure
2 7 (11.86%) AWS
3 6 (10.17%) Office 365
4 2 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.69%) GCP
5 1 (1.69%) IaaS
5 1 (1.69%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.68%) Firewall
2 15 (25.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 15 (25.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 15 (25.42%) WAN
3 13 (22.03%) LAN
4 12 (20.34%) BGP
5 8 (13.56%) MPLS
5 8 (13.56%) Network Security
5 8 (13.56%) Wireless
6 7 (11.86%) Cisco ISE
7 6 (10.17%) BIG-IP
7 6 (10.17%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (10.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (10.17%) DNS
7 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
8 5 (8.47%) Ethernet
8 5 (8.47%) OSPF
9 4 (6.78%) IPsec
9 4 (6.78%) SSL
9 4 (6.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) French Language
3 2 (3.39%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) Network Engineer
2 7 (11.86%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Architect
4 5 (8.47%) Consultant
4 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Network Architect
5 4 (6.78%) Project Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Audio Visual Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Network Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.39%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.08%) Private Cloud
2 3 (5.08%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Clustering
3 2 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (3.39%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.69%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Windows
2 10 (16.95%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.08%) Linux
5 2 (3.39%) Fedora
6 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.95%) ITIL
2 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
3 8 (13.56%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (8.47%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (8.47%) Presales
5 4 (6.78%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (6.78%) Decision-Making
5 4 (6.78%) ITIL V3
5 4 (6.78%) Network Architecture
5 4 (6.78%) Network Design
5 4 (6.78%) Web Filtering
6 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.08%) Break/Fix
6 3 (5.08%) Change Control
6 3 (5.08%) Change Management
6 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (5.08%) Migration
6 3 (5.08%) Project Management
6 3 (5.08%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) SQL
2 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (52.54%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (28.81%) CCNA
2 17 (28.81%) CCNP
3 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.47%) MCSE
4 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.08%) CCIE
5 3 (5.08%) MCSA
6 2 (3.39%) CCDA
6 2 (3.39%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 2 (3.39%) Degree
6 2 (3.39%) MCP
6 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.69%) CCSE
7 1 (1.69%) GCIA
7 1 (1.69%) GCIH
7 1 (1.69%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.69%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.25%) vSphere
3 8 (13.56%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
5 5 (8.47%) VMware NSX
6 4 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) FortiGate
2 4 (6.78%) Opsview
3 3 (5.08%) Ansible
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (5.08%) SCCM
3 3 (5.08%) vCenter Server
4 2 (3.39%) WSUS
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.69%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) F5
2 20 (33.90%) VMware
3 17 (28.81%) Palo Alto
4 10 (16.95%) CheckPoint
5 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
6 6 (10.17%) Fortinet
6 6 (10.17%) SolarWinds
7 5 (8.47%) Blue Coat
7 5 (8.47%) Juniper
8 4 (6.78%) AlgoSec
8 4 (6.78%) Dell
8 4 (6.78%) Polycom
9 3 (5.08%) Avaya
9 3 (5.08%) HP
9 3 (5.08%) McAfee
10 2 (3.39%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 2 (3.39%) LogLogic
10 2 (3.39%) NetApp
10 2 (3.39%) TIBCO
10 2 (3.39%) TippingPoint