Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Cisco CUCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco CUCM over the 6 months to 10 August 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.

Cisco Unified Communications Manager (formerly CallManager)
UK
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 523 718 756
Rank change year-on-year +195 +38 -60
Contract jobs citing Cisco CUCM 27 132 141
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.52% 0.97% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 77 107
Median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% -4.76%
10th Percentile £289 £221 £313
90th Percentile £699 £538 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £318 £400
% change year-on-year +18.11% -20.63% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.53 -

Cisco CUCM is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5,232 13,629 14,064
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.94% 14.86% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,339 9,144 9,415
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £306 £282 £275
90th Percentile £675 £672 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 328 382
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £13.26 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £49.50 £49.39 £49.78
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.38 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% +3.32%

Cisco CUCM
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cisco CUCM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco CUCM in the UK

Cisco CUCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cisco CUCM.

Daily rate trend for Cisco CUCM in the UK

Cisco CUCM
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cisco CUCM over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Cisco CUCM in the UK

Cisco CUCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cisco CUCM.

Hourly rate trend for Cisco CUCM in the UK

Cisco CUCM
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco CUCM within the UK over the 6 months to 10 August 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
England +213 24 £400 +5.26% 5
UK excluding London +166 13 £375 +18.11% 2
London +180 11 £475 +11.76% 3
South East +149 7 £375 -14.29%
South West +84 3 £350 +7.69% 1
Work from Home -18 3 £463 -
North of England +111 1 £350 +9.38%
North West +80 1 £350 +9.38%
Midlands +78 1 - - 1
East Midlands +46 1 - -
Wales +44 1 - -

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco CUCM 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 with a requirement for Cisco CUCM.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (40.74%) CCNP
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco UCCX
4 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) VoIP
6 7 (25.93%) MPLS
6 7 (25.93%) Finance
6 7 (25.93%) VLAN
6 7 (25.93%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (22.22%) AWS
7 6 (22.22%) Firewall
7 6 (22.22%) VPN
7 6 (22.22%) DNS
7 6 (22.22%) SNMP
8 5 (18.52%) WAN
8 5 (18.52%) Java
8 5 (18.52%) SSL
8 5 (18.52%) BGP
8 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
8 5 (18.52%) SolarWinds
8 5 (18.52%) F5
8 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (18.52%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (18.52%) WebEx
9 4 (14.81%) Check Point GAiA
9 4 (14.81%) Meraki
9 4 (14.81%) Software-Defined Networking
9 4 (14.81%) Cisco UCCE
9 4 (14.81%) Azure

Cisco CUCM
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (7.41%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) AWS
2 4 (14.81%) Azure
3 3 (11.11%) Office 365
4 2 (7.41%) IaaS
4 2 (7.41%) PaaS
4 2 (7.41%) Power Platform
4 2 (7.41%) SaaS
5 1 (3.70%) OneDrive
5 1 (3.70%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) VoIP
2 7 (25.93%) MPLS
2 7 (25.93%) VLAN
3 6 (22.22%) DNS
3 6 (22.22%) Firewall
3 6 (22.22%) SNMP
3 6 (22.22%) VPN
4 5 (18.52%) BGP
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (18.52%) SSL
4 5 (18.52%) WAN
4 5 (18.52%) WebEx
5 4 (14.81%) DSL
5 4 (14.81%) LAN
5 4 (14.81%) PBX
5 4 (14.81%) Software-Defined Networking
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (11.11%) IP Telephony
6 3 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Geospatial Data
1 2 (7.41%) OLTP
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (7.41%) Power BI
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Ant
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Hudson
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Public Sector
4 1 (3.70%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) French Language
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Call Centre Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Lead Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Telephony Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Voice Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Collaboration Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Telecoms Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Telephony Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) XML
1 3 (11.11%) XMPP
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) 802.1X
2 2 (7.41%) JSON
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) OAuth
2 2 (7.41%) OpenID
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (7.41%) REST
2 2 (7.41%) SAML
2 2 (7.41%) SOAP
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) XML Schema
2 2 (7.41%) XSL
2 2 (7.41%) XSLT
3 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) IVR
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Check Point GAiA
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (7.41%) VMS
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Migration
1 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
2 3 (11.11%) DevOps
2 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (7.41%) Analytics
3 2 (7.41%) BPEL
3 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) CRM
3 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
3 2 (7.41%) Data Security
3 2 (7.41%) Database Tuning
3 2 (7.41%) ERP
3 2 (7.41%) High Availability
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Microservices
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.41%) Release Management
3 2 (7.41%) SOA
3 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) AWK
2 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.41%) Jython
2 2 (7.41%) Perl
2 2 (7.41%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) sed
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (40.74%) CCNP
3 4 (14.81%) CCNA
4 3 (11.11%) CCIE
4 3 (11.11%) CCIE Collaboration
5 2 (7.41%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) CCDP
6 1 (3.70%) CISSP
6 1 (3.70%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) NFS
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (7.41%) Ansible
3 2 (7.41%) Data Guard
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (7.41%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (3.70%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.70%) SCCM
4 1 (3.70%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
3 5 (18.52%) F5
3 5 (18.52%) SolarWinds
4 4 (14.81%) Avaya
4 4 (14.81%) Juniper
4 4 (14.81%) Meraki
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle
4 4 (14.81%) Polycom
5 3 (11.11%) Tandberg
6 2 (7.41%) Dell
6 2 (7.41%) Informatica
6 2 (7.41%) NetApp
6 2 (7.41%) Okta
6 2 (7.41%) Siebel
7 1 (3.70%) Mitel
7 1 (3.70%) RightFax
7 1 (3.70%) Twitter
7 1 (3.70%) VMware