The median contractor rate for a Cisco Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Cisco Analyst
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 589 626 621
Rank change year-on-year +37 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Analyst 21 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.046% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.049% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 11
Median daily rate £425 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £170 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £472 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £353
% change year-on-year +3.33% +6.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44648 51085 52304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28819 33278 32902
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1391 1532 1988
Median hourly rate £18.69 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Cisco Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Cisco Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Analyst in the UK

Cisco Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco Analyst.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Analyst in the UK

Cisco Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Analyst over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Analyst in the UK

Cisco Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Analyst.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Analyst in the UK

Cisco Analyst
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +36 21 £425 +13.33% 4
London +15 10 £431 -11.53% 1
South East +23 4 £413 +0.85%
South West -3 4 £413 +10.00% 2
North West +24 3 - - 1
Manchester +15 3 - - 1
Bristol -5 2 £375 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £388 -
City of London - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £463 -
Kent - 2 £375 -
Dorset - 2 £463 -
Yorkshire - 2 £388 -
Elland - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £388 -

Cisco Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Cisco Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Cisco Analyst in the job title.

1 54 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (59.26%) Firewall
3 28 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (50.00%) LAN
4 27 (50.00%) WAN
5 24 (44.44%) Data Centre
6 21 (38.89%) CCNP
7 20 (37.04%) CCNA
8 19 (35.19%) Wireless
8 19 (35.19%) Network Security
9 17 (31.48%) Finance
9 17 (31.48%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (31.48%) F5
10 16 (29.63%) Citrix
11 15 (27.78%) VPN
11 15 (27.78%) BGP
12 14 (25.93%) CheckPoint
12 14 (25.93%) Fortinet
13 13 (24.07%) SolarWinds
13 13 (24.07%) Palo Alto
14 12 (22.22%) Network Management
14 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (22.22%) VMware
14 12 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (20.37%) ITIL
15 11 (20.37%) SLA
16 10 (18.52%) Proactive Monitoring
16 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
17 9 (16.67%) OSPF
17 9 (16.67%) Nokia

Cisco Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (59.26%) Firewall
2 27 (50.00%) LAN
2 27 (50.00%) WAN
3 19 (35.19%) Network Security
3 19 (35.19%) Wireless
4 17 (31.48%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (27.78%) BGP
5 15 (27.78%) VPN
6 12 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (16.67%) OSPF
8 8 (14.81%) MPLS
8 8 (14.81%) Unified Communications
9 7 (12.96%) Cisco ISE
9 7 (12.96%) DHCP
9 7 (12.96%) DNS
9 7 (12.96%) NetScaler
9 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
10 6 (11.11%) IPv4
10 6 (11.11%) iSCSI
10 6 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Local Government
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) French Language
4 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 24 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Network Management
2 11 (20.37%) ITIL
3 10 (18.52%) Proactive Monitoring
3 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
4 9 (16.67%) Demand Management
4 9 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 7 (12.96%) Investment Management
5 7 (12.96%) Network Design
5 7 (12.96%) Time Management
6 6 (11.11%) Migration
6 6 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (9.26%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Change Management
8 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.56%) Project Management
9 2 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.85%) Risk Assessment
10 1 (1.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (38.89%) CCNP
3 20 (37.04%) CCNA
4 2 (3.70%) CCSA
5 1 (1.85%) CCENT
5 1 (1.85%) CCIE
5 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.85%) MCSA
5 1 (1.85%) MCSE
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.70%) XenApp
4 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (9.26%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (3.70%) SCCM
5 1 (1.85%) AppManager
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (31.48%) F5
3 16 (29.63%) Citrix
4 14 (25.93%) CheckPoint
4 14 (25.93%) Fortinet
5 13 (24.07%) Palo Alto
5 13 (24.07%) SolarWinds
6 12 (22.22%) VMware
7 9 (16.67%) Nokia
8 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
9 6 (11.11%) Arista
10 4 (7.41%) Juniper
11 3 (5.56%) HP
11 3 (5.56%) McAfee
12 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
12 2 (3.70%) LANDesk
13 1 (1.85%) Aruba
13 1 (1.85%) Brocade
13 1 (1.85%) NICE Systems
13 1 (1.85%) Red Box
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