Period
to 13 October 2019

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 13 October 2019 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
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 75 65
Rank change year-on-year +34 -10 -40
Contract jobs citing Cisco 103 97 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.88% 3.01% 3.16%
As % of the Vendors category 9.28% 6.89% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 53 63
Surrey median daily rate £413 £363 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% -3.97% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £200 £188
90th Percentile £500 £585 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £393
% change year-on-year - +1.91% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Surrey median hourly rate £17.41 £85.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -79.52% +240.00% -39.02%
10th Percentile £15.23 £32.75 £17.80
90th Percentile £19.58 £145.25 £49.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +47.54% +22.00% -23.08%

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 1,110 1,408 1,343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 52.56% 43.63% 50.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 964 900
Surrey median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £213 £279 £263
90th Percentile £638 £600 £556
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 40 47
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £23.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +39.71% -24.44%
10th Percentile £11.78 £13.45 £13.00
90th Percentile £34.93 £44.13 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £20.08 £16.50 £17.48
% change year-on-year +21.71% -5.61% +11.34%

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 13 October 2019.

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 13 October 2019. 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 +26 14 £428 -2.29% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames +4 14 £445 -25.83%
Leatherhead +9 9 £375 - 5
Godalming +3 7 £388 +3.33% 2
Woking -5 5 £550 +15.79% 4
Guildford +12 4 £361 +177.88% 6
Epsom +3 4 £300 - 7
Camberley -2 4 £500 -
Reigate +18 2 £453 - 1
Dorking +3 1 - -
Addlestone 0 1 £250 -28.57%
Egham -6 1 £550 +83.33% 1
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, 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 54 (52.43%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (50.49%) Firewall
3 41 (39.81%) CCNP
4 31 (30.10%) Palo Alto
5 29 (28.16%) Wireless
6 25 (24.27%) Network Security
7 24 (23.30%) Microsoft
8 23 (22.33%) F5
9 22 (21.36%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (20.39%) CCNA
10 21 (20.39%) Juniper
10 21 (20.39%) Data Centre
11 20 (19.42%) Windows
12 17 (16.50%) LAN
13 16 (15.53%) FortiGate
14 15 (14.56%) WAN
15 14 (13.59%) VMware
15 14 (13.59%) Meraki
16 13 (12.62%) Active Directory
17 12 (11.65%) ITIL
17 12 (11.65%) Telecoms
17 12 (11.65%) Cybersecurity
17 12 (11.65%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (11.65%) AlgoSec
17 12 (11.65%) Presales
17 12 (11.65%) Windows Server
18 11 (10.68%) BGP
19 10 (9.71%) CheckPoint
19 10 (9.71%) SLA
19 10 (9.71%) Dell

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 (7.77%) Skype for Business
2 7 (6.80%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.97%) TPMS
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.71%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (8.74%) Azure
3 7 (6.80%) AWS
3 7 (6.80%) Office 365
4 3 (2.91%) GitHub
5 2 (1.94%) Akamai
5 2 (1.94%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 2 (1.94%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.94%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.97%) GCP
6 1 (0.97%) IaaS
6 1 (0.97%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (50.49%) Firewall
2 29 (28.16%) Wireless
3 25 (24.27%) Network Security
4 22 (21.36%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (16.50%) LAN
6 15 (14.56%) WAN
7 12 (11.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (10.68%) BGP
9 10 (9.71%) TCP/IP
10 9 (8.74%) WLAN
11 8 (7.77%) DNS
11 8 (7.77%) Ethernet
11 8 (7.77%) MPLS
11 8 (7.77%) OSPF
11 8 (7.77%) Skype
12 6 (5.83%) Cisco Wireless
12 6 (5.83%) Internet
12 6 (5.83%) Unified Communications
12 6 (5.83%) VPN
12 6 (5.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.94%) JIRA
4 1 (0.97%) Gradle
4 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (11.65%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.77%) Finance
3 5 (4.85%) Banking
4 3 (2.91%) Advertising
5 2 (1.94%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (38.83%) Network Engineer
2 16 (15.53%) Security Engineer
3 13 (12.62%) Consultant
3 13 (12.62%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (10.68%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (9.71%) Architect
6 9 (8.74%) Network Architect
6 9 (8.74%) Project Manager
7 7 (6.80%) Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) Network Support
8 6 (5.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Network Consultant
8 6 (5.83%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Wireless Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (4.85%) Cisco Consultant
9 5 (4.85%) Technical Manager
9 5 (4.85%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.88%) .NET
2 3 (2.91%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.97%) J2EE
3 1 (0.97%) LDAP
3 1 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.39%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.74%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (3.88%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.91%) NHS
6 2 (1.94%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.94%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.94%) PMI
7 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.97%) Clustering
7 1 (0.97%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.97%) EMC Centera
7 1 (0.97%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.97%) FMCG
7 1 (0.97%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.42%) Windows
2 12 (11.65%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.83%) Linux
4 6 (5.83%) Windows 7
4 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.88%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.94%) Unix
6 2 (1.94%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.97%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (11.65%) Cybersecurity
1 12 (11.65%) ITIL
1 12 (11.65%) Presales
2 10 (9.71%) Cryptography
2 10 (9.71%) Data Privacy
2 10 (9.71%) Information Security
2 10 (9.71%) Network Design
3 9 (8.74%) Project Management
4 7 (6.80%) Service Management
5 6 (5.83%) DevOps
5 6 (5.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (5.83%) Problem Management
6 5 (4.85%) Load Balancing
6 5 (4.85%) Proactive Management
6 5 (4.85%) Project Delivery
6 5 (4.85%) Security Monitoring
7 4 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.88%) Change Management
7 4 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.88%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.88%) SQL
2 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.91%) Python
3 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.97%) Perl
3 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (52.43%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (39.81%) CCNP
3 21 (20.39%) CCNA
4 6 (5.83%) MCSE
4 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.88%) CCIE
5 4 (3.88%) JNCIA
5 4 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.91%) CCIE Wireless
7 2 (1.94%) MCITP
7 2 (1.94%) MCSA
7 2 (1.94%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.94%) VCP6
8 1 (0.97%) CCDP
8 1 (0.97%) CISSP
8 1 (0.97%) Degree
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.97%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) SLA
2 4 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.91%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (2.91%) GDPR
3 3 (2.91%) QA
4 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (12.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.71%) Hyper-V
2 10 (9.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.94%) XenApp
3 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.97%) Docker
4 1 (0.97%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (15.53%) FortiGate
2 9 (8.74%) SCCM
3 6 (5.83%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (5.83%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (4.85%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.91%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.94%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.94%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.94%) Nessus
6 2 (1.94%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.94%) PaperCut
6 2 (1.94%) SCOM
6 2 (1.94%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.94%) WSUS
7 1 (0.97%) Ansible
7 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 31 (30.10%) Palo Alto
2 24 (23.30%) Microsoft
3 23 (22.33%) F5
4 21 (20.39%) Juniper
5 14 (13.59%) Meraki
5 14 (13.59%) VMware
6 12 (11.65%) AlgoSec
7 10 (9.71%) Barracuda Networks
7 10 (9.71%) CheckPoint
7 10 (9.71%) Dell
7 10 (9.71%) Zscaler
8 8 (7.77%) SolarWinds
9 7 (6.80%) Aruba
9 7 (6.80%) HP
10 6 (5.83%) Ivanti
11 5 (4.85%) Bloomberg
11 5 (4.85%) NetApp
12 4 (3.88%) Ekahau
13 3 (2.91%) Citrix
13 3 (2.91%) Dell Compellent