Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 55 23
Rank change year-on-year -19 -32 +17
Contract jobs citing Cisco 91 96 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.85% 3.48% 6.47%
As % of the Vendors category 6.68% 6.99% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 65 91
Surrey median daily rate £350 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -9.64% +22.96%
10th Percentile £200 £191 £238
90th Percentile £513 £538 £494
South East median daily rate £400 £379 £400
% change year-on-year +5.68% -5.38% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 17
Surrey median hourly rate £85.00 £25.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +240.00% -39.02% -
10th Percentile £32.75 £16.60 £26.25
90th Percentile £145.25 £42.50 £41.50
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -26.47% +18.26%

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 1,362 1,373 1,145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 42.60% 49.76% 49.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 914 723
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.91% +2.25%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £185
90th Percentile £600 £568 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 48 56
Surrey median hourly rate £20.75 £15.78 £27.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.54% -42.37% +52.08%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.85 £13.13
90th Percentile £49.25 £29.35 £41.75
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -2.94% +9.68% -13.89%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 18 November 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
Guildford -21 12 £240 -12.73% 2
Epsom +12 9 £282 -16.59% 5
Staines -10 7 £350 -30.00%
Camberley -5 6 - - 3
Godalming - 4 £370 - 2
Woking +2 3 £475 +143.59% 2
Leatherhead 0 3 £375 -25.00% 1
Egham - 3 £300 - 1
Addlestone - 3 £350 -
Reigate - 3 - - 4
Redhill +2 2 - - 6
Weybridge - 2 £513 - 2
Tadworth - 1 - -
Horley - 1 - -
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 30 (32.97%) Firewall
2 29 (31.87%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (29.67%) WAN
4 26 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 24 (26.37%) LAN
5 24 (26.37%) ITIL
5 24 (26.37%) VMware
6 23 (25.27%) Active Directory
7 22 (24.18%) Office 365
8 21 (23.08%) Juniper
8 21 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (19.78%) Internet
9 18 (19.78%) Wireless
10 17 (18.68%) CCNA
10 17 (18.68%) SCCM
10 17 (18.68%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (17.58%) vSphere
11 16 (17.58%) Data Centre
12 15 (16.48%) Palo Alto
12 15 (16.48%) SLA
12 15 (16.48%) TCP/IP
13 14 (15.38%) VPN
13 14 (15.38%) Windows
13 14 (15.38%) CCNP
13 14 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (15.38%) Retail
13 14 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (14.29%) CheckPoint
14 13 (14.29%) HP

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 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (8.79%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.30%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.20%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.20%) IIS
4 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (24.18%) Office 365
2 17 (18.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (9.89%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (5.49%) IaaS
6 3 (3.30%) Google Analytics
7 2 (2.20%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (32.97%) Firewall
2 27 (29.67%) WAN
3 24 (26.37%) LAN
4 18 (19.78%) Internet
4 18 (19.78%) Wireless
5 15 (16.48%) TCP/IP
6 14 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (15.38%) VPN
7 13 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (10.99%) Network Security
8 10 (10.99%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (8.79%) SSL
10 7 (7.69%) IPsec
11 6 (6.59%) MPLS
11 6 (6.59%) VoIP
12 5 (5.49%) BGP
12 5 (5.49%) NetScaler
12 5 (5.49%) SAN
13 4 (4.40%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (4.40%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.20%) Apache Hive
2 2 (2.20%) Big Data
2 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.20%) HBase
2 2 (2.20%) Mahout
2 2 (2.20%) MySQL
2 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.20%) Sqoop
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) JIRA
1 2 (2.20%) SonarQube
1 2 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.10%) AutoIt
General
1 14 (15.38%) Retail
2 10 (10.99%) Finance
3 2 (2.20%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Publishing
4 1 (1.10%) Russian Language
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Analyst
2 18 (19.78%) Network Engineer
3 11 (12.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (12.09%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (12.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 10 (10.99%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) Architect
5 6 (6.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) Network Analyst
5 6 (6.59%) Network Security Analyst
5 6 (6.59%) Security Analyst
5 6 (6.59%) Service Analyst
5 6 (6.59%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.49%) Security Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Network Architect
7 4 (4.40%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) SAML
2 1 (1.10%) LDAP
2 1 (1.10%) OAuth
2 1 (1.10%) REST
2 1 (1.10%) SOAP
2 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.79%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.40%) Device Driver
5 4 (4.40%) Wiki
6 3 (3.30%) Clustering
7 2 (2.20%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.20%) e-Learning
7 2 (2.20%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.20%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.20%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.10%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.10%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.10%) PKI
8 1 (1.10%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.10%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.38%) Windows
2 11 (12.09%) Linux
3 7 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.59%) Unix
5 3 (3.30%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.10%) CentOS
7 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.37%) ITIL
2 9 (9.89%) Information Security
2 9 (9.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (7.69%) Migration
3 7 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (6.59%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (6.59%) Presales
4 6 (6.59%) Project Management
5 5 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.49%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (5.49%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (5.49%) Web Filtering
6 4 (4.40%) Analytics
6 4 (4.40%) DevOps
6 4 (4.40%) Email Filtering
6 4 (4.40%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (4.40%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.79%) SQL
2 5 (5.49%) Python
3 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.20%) C
4 2 (2.20%) C++
4 2 (2.20%) Java
4 2 (2.20%) Perl
5 1 (1.10%) Ruby
5 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (31.87%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (18.68%) CCNA
3 14 (15.38%) CCNP
4 8 (8.79%) CCIE
5 7 (7.69%) Degree
6 5 (5.49%) JNCIE
6 5 (5.49%) MCSE
6 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.30%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.20%) CCIE Data Center
8 2 (2.20%) CISA
8 2 (2.20%) CISM
8 2 (2.20%) CISSP
8 2 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (2.20%) CREST Certified
8 2 (2.20%) IISP
8 2 (2.20%) MCITP
8 2 (2.20%) MCSA
8 2 (2.20%) VCP6
8 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.48%) SLA
2 3 (3.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.20%) GDPR
3 2 (2.20%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (2.20%) ISO 22301
3 2 (2.20%) ISO 31000
3 2 (2.20%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (2.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 23 (25.27%) Active Directory
2 21 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (17.58%) vSphere
4 5 (5.49%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (2.20%) HDFS
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (18.68%) SCCM
2 5 (5.49%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (5.49%) Nessus
3 3 (3.30%) Ansible
3 3 (3.30%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (3.30%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.30%) SCOM
3 3 (3.30%) SCVMM
3 3 (3.30%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.20%) Ambari
4 2 (2.20%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (2.20%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.20%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (2.20%) Oozie
4 2 (2.20%) PaperCut
4 2 (2.20%) Puppet
4 2 (2.20%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 24 (26.37%) VMware
3 21 (23.08%) Juniper
4 15 (16.48%) Palo Alto
5 13 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 13 (14.29%) HP
6 10 (10.99%) Aruba
7 9 (9.89%) Oracle
8 7 (7.69%) NetApp
8 7 (7.69%) Qualys
8 7 (7.69%) SolarWinds
9 6 (6.59%) F5
9 6 (6.59%) Google
9 6 (6.59%) Meraki
10 4 (4.40%) Barracuda Networks
10 4 (4.40%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.40%) BMC
10 4 (4.40%) Huawei
11 3 (3.30%) CommVault
11 3 (3.30%) Dell