Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 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.

Cisco Unified Communications Manager (formerly CallManager)
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 755 659 768
Rank change year-on-year -96 +109 -133
Contract jobs citing Cisco CUCM 128 182 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.98% 1.83% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 107 71
UK median daily rate £400 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +14.86% -5.13%
10th Percentile £224 £247 £259
90th Percentile £503 £543 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
UK median hourly rate - £19.94 £34.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -42.54% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.94 £34.70
% change year-on-year - -42.54% -

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 13,104 9,946 11,538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.07% 10.86% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,695 6,559 7,369
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £386
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.80% +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 330 225 277
UK median hourly rate £19.20 £19.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% -15.22% +15.00%
10th Percentile £11.83 £11.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.60 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -30.00% +23.85%

Cisco CUCM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco CUCM in the UK

Cisco CUCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco CUCM in the UK

Cisco CUCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco CUCM over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco CUCM in the UK

Cisco CUCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco CUCM in the UK

Cisco CUCM
Top 13 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 24 June 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
England -124 103 £425 - 17
UK excluding London -41 72 £425 +13.33% 14
London -97 47 £391 -7.94% 9
South East -28 37 £435 +6.10% 1
Wales - 15 £400 - 2
East of England -6 7 £400 +23.08% 2
North of England -30 6 £438 +66.67% 3
Midlands -17 5 £511 - 2
North West -17 3 £438 +19.86% 2
West Midlands -17 3 £585 -
Yorkshire -28 3 £438 +118.75% 1
East Midlands 0 2 £438 - 2
Scotland -41 2 £400 +18.52% 3

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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.

1 123 (96.09%) Cisco
2 60 (46.88%) Unified Communications
3 44 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (32.03%) VoIP
5 36 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 36 (28.13%) IP Telephony
6 35 (27.34%) Firewall
7 32 (25.00%) CCNP
7 32 (25.00%) Skype for Business
8 29 (22.66%) Skype
9 27 (21.09%) CCNA
10 25 (19.53%) LAN
11 24 (18.75%) Finance
11 24 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
12 23 (17.97%) WAN
12 23 (17.97%) Active Directory
13 22 (17.19%) Security Cleared
13 22 (17.19%) Telepresence
14 21 (16.41%) Cisco UCCX
14 21 (16.41%) Polycom
15 20 (15.63%) Wireless
15 20 (15.63%) MS Exchange
16 19 (14.84%) ITIL
17 18 (14.06%) SC Cleared
18 17 (13.28%) Windows
19 16 (12.50%) VMware
20 15 (11.72%) Video\Live Streaming
20 15 (11.72%) Project Management
20 15 (11.72%) Cisco Nexus
20 15 (11.72%) Problem-Solving

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 32 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 20 (15.63%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.69%) CMS
4 3 (2.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.56%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.34%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.47%) Office 365
2 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.78%) G Suite
4 1 (0.78%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 60 (46.88%) Unified Communications
2 41 (32.03%) VoIP
3 36 (28.13%) IP Telephony
4 35 (27.34%) Firewall
5 29 (22.66%) Skype
6 25 (19.53%) LAN
7 23 (17.97%) WAN
8 22 (17.19%) Telepresence
9 20 (15.63%) Wireless
10 15 (11.72%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (10.16%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (10.16%) WLAN
12 12 (9.38%) Cisco Wireless
12 12 (9.38%) DNS
13 11 (8.59%) H.323
13 11 (8.59%) VPN
14 9 (7.03%) Cisco IOS
15 7 (5.47%) DHCP
16 6 (4.69%) MPLS
16 6 (4.69%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.56%) MySQL
3 1 (0.78%) Big Data
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (18.75%) Finance
2 9 (7.03%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.13%) Banking
4 2 (1.56%) Legal
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) International Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Law
5 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.78%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 29 (22.66%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 22 (17.19%) Network Engineer
4 15 (11.72%) Project Manager
4 15 (11.72%) Voice Engineer
5 13 (10.16%) Telephony Engineer
6 12 (9.38%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 12 (9.38%) Unified Communications Manager
7 11 (8.59%) IP Engineer
7 11 (8.59%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (7.81%) IP Telephony Engineer
9 9 (7.03%) Architect
9 9 (7.03%) Consultant
10 8 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 8 (6.25%) Support Engineer
11 6 (4.69%) Analyst
11 6 (4.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 6 (4.69%) Unified Communications Consultant
12 5 (3.91%) Cisco Support
13 4 (3.13%) Senior Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.16%) XMPP
2 6 (4.69%) LDAP
3 4 (3.13%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
2 15 (11.72%) Video\Live Streaming
3 14 (10.94%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (10.16%) Data Centre
5 8 (6.25%) Handset
6 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.91%) IVR
6 5 (3.91%) PMI
7 4 (3.13%) Blackberry
7 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.34%) PKI
8 3 (2.34%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 2 (1.56%) Clustering
9 2 (1.56%) iPhone
9 2 (1.56%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.56%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.78%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.78%) iPad
10 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.28%) Windows
2 7 (5.47%) Windows 10
3 5 (3.91%) Linux
3 5 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (3.91%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.34%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.56%) Android
5 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.84%) ITIL
2 15 (11.72%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (11.72%) Project Management
3 13 (10.16%) WFM
4 12 (9.38%) Migration
5 11 (8.59%) Network Management
6 10 (7.81%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 8 (6.25%) Change Management
7 8 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (5.47%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 7 (5.47%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.69%) High Availability
9 6 (4.69%) Proactive Monitoring
10 5 (3.91%) Identity Management
11 4 (3.13%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.13%) ITIL V3
11 4 (3.13%) Network Design
11 4 (3.13%) Technical Analysis
12 3 (2.34%) Security Management
13 2 (1.56%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.25%) C
2 6 (4.69%) SQL
3 3 (2.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (25.00%) CCNP
3 27 (21.09%) CCNA
4 22 (17.19%) Security Cleared
5 18 (14.06%) SC Cleared
6 10 (7.81%) CCIE
7 6 (4.69%) CCDP
7 6 (4.69%) Degree
8 5 (3.91%) PMI Certification
9 4 (3.13%) CCIE Collaboration
9 4 (3.13%) CCNP Voice
10 2 (1.56%) CCIP
10 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.78%) PMO
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) Solvency II
System Software
1 23 (17.97%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.34%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.34%) Samba
4 3 (2.34%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.34%) vSphere
4 3 (2.34%) XenApp
5 2 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (16.41%) Cisco UCCX
2 13 (10.16%) Cisco UCCE
3 8 (6.25%) SCCM
4 4 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (3.13%) SCOM
5 3 (2.34%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.34%) Puppet
5 3 (2.34%) SCOrch
5 3 (2.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (2.34%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 2 (1.56%) Cisco CME
6 2 (1.56%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (1.56%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.56%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.56%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.56%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.78%) IBM BigFix
7 1 (0.78%) SCSM
Vendors
1 123 (96.09%) Cisco
2 36 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 21 (16.41%) Polycom
4 16 (12.50%) VMware
5 11 (8.59%) Citrix
6 10 (7.81%) SolarWinds
7 8 (6.25%) Avaya
7 8 (6.25%) Red Box
8 6 (4.69%) F5
8 6 (4.69%) Sonus
9 5 (3.91%) EMC
9 5 (3.91%) Palo Alto
9 5 (3.91%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.91%) Symantec
10 4 (3.13%) Apple
10 4 (3.13%) MobileIron
11 3 (2.34%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.34%) Infovista
11 3 (2.34%) NetApp
11 3 (2.34%) Tandberg