Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 63 27
Rank change year-on-year -27 -36 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 71 74 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.34% 3.26% 6.25%
As % of the Vendors category 5.35% 6.37% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 40 75
Surrey median daily rate £475 £378 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.83% -0.66% +5.56%
10th Percentile £294 £233 £213
90th Percentile £605 £525 £550
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 15
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -10.00% +178.55%
10th Percentile £25.33 £24.90 £19.13
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.50 £54.58
South East median hourly rate £42.42 £20.45 £26.50
% change year-on-year +107.43% -22.83% +17.78%

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 1,327 1,161 1,399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 43.77% 51.10% 55.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 905 725 885
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.94% +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £261 £250 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 47 116
Surrey median hourly rate £19.03 £19.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.41% -7.14% +15.99%
10th Percentile £10.23 £13.65 £10.38
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.50 £53.75
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.13% -8.57% +1.63%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -11 11 £383 -19.47%
Guildford 0 10 £340 -32.00% 3
Woking +9 7 £333 -12.50% 2
Epsom - 6 - - 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 6 £600 -
Camberley -21 5 £500 +32.45%
Dorking +1 2 - - 1
Redhill - 2 £450 - 2
Egham - 1 - -
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 32 (45.07%) Firewall
2 26 (36.62%) WAN
3 24 (33.80%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (33.80%) Palo Alto
4 21 (29.58%) CheckPoint
5 20 (28.17%) TCP/IP
6 19 (26.76%) CCNA
7 18 (25.35%) VMware
8 16 (22.54%) Juniper
8 16 (22.54%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
9 15 (21.13%) Linux
9 15 (21.13%) LAN
9 15 (21.13%) Finance
10 14 (19.72%) ITIL
10 14 (19.72%) CCNP
11 13 (18.31%) DNS
11 13 (18.31%) Windows
11 13 (18.31%) F5
12 12 (16.90%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (16.90%) Network Security
12 12 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (16.90%) Capacity Planning
13 11 (15.49%) Internet
13 11 (15.49%) MPLS
13 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
14 10 (14.08%) DHCP
14 10 (14.08%) Python
14 10 (14.08%) SQL
14 10 (14.08%) Aruba

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 (5.63%) IIS
2 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.82%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.04%) Office 365
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) OpenShift
2 3 (4.23%) SaaS
3 1 (1.41%) IaaS
3 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (45.07%) Firewall
2 26 (36.62%) WAN
3 20 (28.17%) TCP/IP
4 16 (22.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (21.13%) LAN
6 13 (18.31%) DNS
7 12 (16.90%) Network Security
7 12 (16.90%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (15.49%) Internet
8 11 (15.49%) MPLS
9 10 (14.08%) DHCP
10 9 (12.68%) IPsec
10 9 (12.68%) SSL
10 9 (12.68%) VPN
11 7 (9.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (9.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (8.45%) VoIP
13 5 (7.04%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (7.04%) VLAN
13 5 (7.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) GCC
1 3 (4.23%) GDB
1 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.23%) Subversion
1 3 (4.23%) Trac
2 1 (1.41%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.41%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Network Engineer
2 9 (12.68%) Analyst
2 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (12.68%) Network Analyst
2 9 (12.68%) Network Security Analyst
2 9 (12.68%) Security Analyst
3 8 (11.27%) Architect
4 5 (7.04%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) Consultant
4 5 (7.04%) Developer
4 5 (7.04%) Security Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Designer
5 4 (5.63%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (4.23%) Data Centre Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Network Consultant
6 3 (4.23%) Security Architect
6 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (4.23%) JSON
1 3 (4.23%) STL
1 3 (4.23%) XML
1 3 (4.23%) XSLT
2 2 (2.82%) .NET
2 2 (2.82%) JSP
2 2 (2.82%) Rendezvous
2 2 (2.82%) VXML
3 1 (1.41%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.63%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.23%) Clustering
3 3 (4.23%) MPEG
4 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) CMDB
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) IVR
4 2 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.82%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.41%) CCTV
5 1 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.41%) Fintech
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.41%) PDA
5 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (1.41%) STB
5 1 (1.41%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Linux
2 13 (18.31%) Windows
3 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.23%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.82%) Unix
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.41%) CentOS
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.72%) ITIL
2 12 (16.90%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (11.27%) Business Continuity
3 8 (11.27%) Change Management
3 8 (11.27%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (9.86%) High Availability
5 6 (8.45%) DevOps
5 6 (8.45%) Network Design
5 6 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (8.45%) Project Management
5 6 (8.45%) Security Monitoring
6 4 (5.63%) Computer Security
6 4 (5.63%) DRM
6 4 (5.63%) Migration
7 3 (4.23%) Content Management
7 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.23%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.23%) OO
7 3 (4.23%) Service Management
7 3 (4.23%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.08%) Python
1 10 (14.08%) SQL
2 6 (8.45%) Bash Shell
2 6 (8.45%) Perl
3 5 (7.04%) Java
4 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.23%) C
5 3 (4.23%) C++
6 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.41%) Ruby
7 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (33.80%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (26.76%) CCNA
3 14 (19.72%) CCNP
4 5 (7.04%) MCSE
4 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.04%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.23%) Degree
5 3 (4.23%) MCP
6 2 (2.82%) BICSI Certification
6 2 (2.82%) CCIE
6 2 (2.82%) CCIP
6 2 (2.82%) CCSP
6 2 (2.82%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.82%) JNCIS
6 2 (2.82%) LPIC
6 2 (2.82%) RHCE
7 1 (1.41%) CISSP
7 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.41%) GDPR
4 1 (1.41%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (1.41%) ISO 22301
4 1 (1.41%) ISO 31000
4 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (1.41%) QA
4 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.04%) VMware NSX
4 4 (5.63%) vSphere
5 3 (4.23%) Docker
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.82%) DFS Replication
6 2 (2.82%) Firmware
6 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.41%) vCloud
7 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Ansible
2 3 (4.23%) Data Guard
2 3 (4.23%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.23%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.23%) SCCM
2 3 (4.23%) SCOM
2 3 (4.23%) vCenter Server
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (2.82%) QRadar
4 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.41%) Nessus
4 1 (1.41%) Nexpose
4 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.41%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 1 (1.41%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 24 (33.80%) Palo Alto
2 21 (29.58%) CheckPoint
3 18 (25.35%) VMware
4 16 (22.54%) Juniper
5 13 (18.31%) F5
6 10 (14.08%) Aruba
7 9 (12.68%) Qualys
8 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
8 7 (9.86%) Riverbed
9 5 (7.04%) Oracle
10 4 (5.63%) Blue Coat
10 4 (5.63%) Citrix
11 3 (4.23%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.82%) Civica
12 2 (2.82%) Dell
12 2 (2.82%) HP
12 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.82%) Tradeweb
12 2 (2.82%) Veritas