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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 511 585 479
Rank change year-on-year +74 -106  
Contract jobs citing Cisco CUCM 94 63 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.07% 1.26% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 35 91
Median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £225 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +20.71% -12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - -

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

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4539 5011 4462
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.03% 9.31% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3049 3182 2654
Median daily rate £465 £450 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 135 172
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.88% +12.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £37.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

Cisco CUCM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Cisco CUCM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 30 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 3 months to 29 March 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 +82 93 £425 +15.25% 14
London +41 42 £425 +9.67% 5
South East +37 30 £425 +6.25%
Berkshire +48 22 £425 -15.00%
Reading +27 15 £425 -15.00%
City of London +4 12 £475 +47.85% 1
Yorkshire +24 7 £200 +77.77% 3
East of England +1 6 £450 - 6
Leeds - 5 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 5 - - 3
West Sussex - 4 £475 -
Hampshire +9 3 £435 +8.75%
Cambridgeshire +5 3 £375 - 3
Basingstoke +4 3 £435 +16.00%
Cambridge +10 2 £375 - 2
Hertfordshire -2 2 £450 -
East Midlands -5 2 - -
South West -9 2 £228 +1.11%
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Croydon +10 1 £315 -26.95% 1
Wiltshire +4 1 £250 -
North East -8 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £600 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £250 -
Somerset - 1 £205 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco CUCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Cisco CUCM.

1 174 (96.67%) Cisco
2 91 (50.56%) Cisco Certification
3 90 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 75 (41.67%) VoIP
5 72 (40.00%) CCNP
6 61 (33.89%) Cisco UCCE
7 59 (32.78%) Cisco UCCX
8 58 (32.22%) CCNA
9 42 (23.33%) Telecoms
10 34 (18.89%) CCIE
11 33 (18.33%) Microsoft
12 29 (16.11%) XMPP
13 28 (15.56%) LAN
14 27 (15.00%) IP Telephony
15 26 (14.44%) Migration
16 24 (13.33%) WAN
17 19 (10.56%) Cisco IPT
17 19 (10.56%) Cisco ASA
17 19 (10.56%) ITIL
17 19 (10.56%) Citrix
17 19 (10.56%) Firewall
18 17 (9.44%) VMware
18 17 (9.44%) HP
19 16 (8.89%) PBX
19 16 (8.89%) Customer Requirements
20 15 (8.33%) VPN
21 14 (7.78%) Skype for Business
21 14 (7.78%) Cisco IOS
22 13 (7.22%) F5
22 13 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure

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 14 (7.78%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.67%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.33%) MS Office
3 5 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 90 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 75 (41.67%) VoIP
3 28 (15.56%) LAN
4 27 (15.00%) IP Telephony
5 24 (13.33%) WAN
6 19 (10.56%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (10.56%) Cisco IPT
6 19 (10.56%) Firewall
7 16 (8.89%) PBX
8 15 (8.33%) VPN
9 14 (7.78%) Cisco IOS
10 13 (7.22%) Wireless
11 12 (6.67%) PSTN
12 11 (6.11%) BGP
12 11 (6.11%) CTI
13 9 (5.00%) Skype
14 8 (4.44%) EIGRP
14 8 (4.44%) Telepresence
15 7 (3.89%) OSPF
16 6 (3.33%) WLAN
General
1 42 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 13 (7.22%) Finance
3 8 (4.44%) Law
4 7 (3.89%) Banking
5 4 (2.22%) Legal
6 3 (1.67%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.11%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.11%) Retail
8 1 (0.56%) Automotive
8 1 (0.56%) Back Office
8 1 (0.56%) French Language
8 1 (0.56%) Front Office
8 1 (0.56%) Local Government
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (34.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 32 (17.78%) Network Engineer
3 31 (17.22%) Voice Engineer
4 24 (13.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 23 (12.78%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 20 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 16 (8.89%) Design Engineer
8 14 (7.78%) Architect
8 14 (7.78%) Project Manager
9 13 (7.22%) Analyst
10 11 (6.11%) Cisco Design Engineer
10 11 (6.11%) Consultant
11 9 (5.00%) Cisco Analyst
11 9 (5.00%) VoIP Engineer
12 8 (4.44%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
13 7 (3.89%) Network Analyst
13 7 (3.89%) Unified Communications Manager
14 6 (3.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
14 6 (3.33%) Cisco Specialist
14 6 (3.33%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.11%) XMPP
2 3 (1.67%) VXML
3 2 (1.11%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.11%) HTML
3 2 (1.11%) XML
3 2 (1.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.22%) IVR
2 11 (6.11%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.33%) Handset
4 6 (3.33%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.22%) DataPower
6 2 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.11%) iPad
6 2 (1.11%) NHS
6 2 (1.11%) PMI
6 2 (1.11%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.11%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.56%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.67%) Windows
2 4 (2.22%) Linux
2 4 (2.22%) Windows 7
2 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.11%) Android
3 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.56%) CentOS
4 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.56%) Unix
4 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.44%) Migration
2 19 (10.56%) ITIL
3 16 (8.89%) Customer Requirements
4 13 (7.22%) Project Management
5 12 (6.67%) Network Design
6 10 (5.56%) WFM
7 8 (4.44%) High Availability
8 7 (3.89%) Network Management
8 7 (3.89%) PRINCE2
8 7 (3.89%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (3.33%) Cisco ICM Scripting
9 6 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (3.33%) TOGAF
10 5 (2.78%) Change Management
10 5 (2.78%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.78%) Performance Engineering
10 5 (2.78%) Use Case
11 4 (2.22%) BCP
11 4 (2.22%) CRM
11 4 (2.22%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.33%) C
2 4 (2.22%) SQL
3 3 (1.67%) Perl
3 3 (1.67%) Python
4 2 (1.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.11%) Ruby
4 2 (1.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 91 (50.56%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (40.00%) CCNP
3 58 (32.22%) CCNA
4 34 (18.89%) CCIE
5 10 (5.56%) CCVP
6 9 (5.00%) CCNP Voice
7 6 (3.33%) CCDP
8 4 (2.22%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.67%) Degree
10 2 (1.11%) CCDA
10 2 (1.11%) CCSA
10 2 (1.11%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (1.11%) PMP
11 1 (0.56%) CCIP
11 1 (0.56%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.56%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) PMO
1 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.22%) XenApp
3 3 (1.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 61 (33.89%) Cisco UCCE
2 59 (32.78%) Cisco UCCX
3 9 (5.00%) Cisco IPCC
4 7 (3.89%) Cisco CME
5 5 (2.78%) FortiGate
6 4 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (2.22%) HP UCMDB
6 4 (2.22%) OPNET
7 2 (1.11%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.11%) Puppet
8 1 (0.56%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (0.56%) SCCM
8 1 (0.56%) vMotion
8 1 (0.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 174 (96.67%) Cisco
2 33 (18.33%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.56%) Citrix
4 17 (9.44%) HP
4 17 (9.44%) VMware
5 13 (7.22%) F5
5 13 (7.22%) Palo Alto
6 10 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 8 (4.44%) Verint
8 7 (3.89%) Avaya
8 7 (3.89%) SolarWinds
9 6 (3.33%) Fortinet
9 6 (3.33%) Red Box
10 5 (2.78%) Blue Coat
11 4 (2.22%) Aastra
11 4 (2.22%) BMC
11 4 (2.22%) Juniper
11 4 (2.22%) Mitel
11 4 (2.22%) Splunk
11 4 (2.22%) TippingPoint
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