Period
to 8 December 2021

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 8 December 2021 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
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 749 550 675
Rank change year-on-year -199 +125 +98
Contract jobs citing Cisco CUCM 89 34 121
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.099% 0.090% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.61% 0.54% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 27 74
10th Percentile £185 £239 £233
25th Percentile £293 £331 £306
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £510 £375 £369
Median % change year-on-year +36.00% +1.69% -7.81%
75th Percentile £625 £563 £439
90th Percentile £675 £701 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £306 £363
% change year-on-year -30.53% -15.52% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 - -

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 14,625 6,282 11,848
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.31% 16.63% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,540 4,377 8,150
10th Percentile £360 £313 £263
25th Percentile £455 £406 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £638 £588 £588
90th Percentile £706 £659 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 138 291
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.50 £12.44
25th Percentile £16.00 £15.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate £22.27 £24.00 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year -7.23% +26.32% +8.57%
75th Percentile £51.56 £47.13 £28.75
90th Percentile £74.13 £62.03 £48.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £20.17 £17.50
% change year-on-year -8.27% +15.24% -

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 8 December 2021.

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 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 CUCM within the UK over the 6 months to 8 December 2021. 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 -166 79 £520 +38.67% 12
London -158 57 £550 -12.00% 6
UK excluding London -131 26 £213 -30.53% 7
Work from Home -190 12 £473 -3.08% 3
Midlands -71 8 £157 -40.19% 4
South East -77 7 £469 +25.00%
West Midlands - 6 £157 - 3
North of England -68 4 £306 -18.33% 1
Wales -26 2 £195 -54.12%
East Midlands -36 2 £150 -25.00% 1
East of England -47 2 £226 +55.52% 1
North West -49 2 £413 +10.00% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £200 -
Scotland - 2 £360 - 1
South West -51 1 £425 +88.89%

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, 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 87 (97.75%) Cisco
2 28 (31.46%) Microsoft
2 28 (31.46%) Windows
3 27 (30.34%) Firewall
4 23 (25.84%) C
4 23 (25.84%) ITIL
5 21 (23.60%) Active Directory
5 21 (23.60%) VMware
5 21 (23.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (22.47%) CCNP
6 20 (22.47%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (21.35%) Linux
7 19 (21.35%) Security Cleared
7 19 (21.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 18 (20.22%) XMPP
8 18 (20.22%) Migration
9 17 (19.10%) Change Management
10 16 (17.98%) VoIP
10 16 (17.98%) CheckPoint
10 16 (17.98%) Unified Communications
10 16 (17.98%) ITIL V3
11 15 (16.85%) vSphere
11 15 (16.85%) Software-Defined Networking
11 15 (16.85%) DV Cleared
11 15 (16.85%) Load Balancing
11 15 (16.85%) LAN
11 15 (16.85%) SQL
11 15 (16.85%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 15 (16.85%) vRealize
11 15 (16.85%) IT Strategy

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 7 (7.87%) CMS
1 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.61%) Azure
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft 365
2 10 (11.24%) AWS
2 10 (11.24%) GCP
3 7 (7.87%) OneDrive
4 2 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.25%) IaaS
5 1 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.12%) Google Workspace
5 1 (1.12%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.34%) Firewall
2 16 (17.98%) Unified Communications
2 16 (17.98%) VoIP
3 15 (16.85%) LAN
3 15 (16.85%) Software-Defined Networking
4 13 (14.61%) WebEx
5 12 (13.48%) WAN
6 10 (11.24%) ISDN
6 10 (11.24%) PBX
7 9 (10.11%) H.323
7 9 (10.11%) SCCP
7 9 (10.11%) Wireless
8 8 (8.99%) Internet
8 8 (8.99%) IP Telephony
8 8 (8.99%) MPLS
9 7 (7.87%) SD-WAN
10 6 (6.74%) WLAN
11 5 (5.62%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (5.62%) SAN
11 5 (5.62%) VPN
General
1 13 (14.61%) Social Skills
2 12 (13.48%) Telecoms
3 10 (11.24%) Finance
4 8 (8.99%) Banking
4 8 (8.99%) Public Sector
5 6 (6.74%) Manufacturing
6 5 (5.62%) Electronics
6 5 (5.62%) Marketing
7 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.25%) Billing
7 2 (2.25%) French Language
7 2 (2.25%) German Language
7 2 (2.25%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.12%) Law
8 1 (1.12%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (1.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (21.35%) Architect
2 18 (20.22%) Voice Engineer
3 16 (17.98%) Cisco Engineer
4 13 (14.61%) Network Engineer
5 10 (11.24%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (5.62%) Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Designer
6 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Designer
7 4 (4.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Collaboration Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Lead Architect
7 4 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.49%) Subject Matter Expert
7 4 (4.49%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Telephony Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Voice Network Engineer
9 2 (2.25%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.22%) XMPP
2 3 (3.37%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.12%) HTML
3 1 (1.12%) HTML5
3 1 (1.12%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) Clustering
2 10 (11.24%) Public Cloud
3 9 (10.11%) Handset
3 9 (10.11%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (7.87%) NHS
5 4 (4.49%) IBM Storwize
5 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.49%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.37%) IVR
6 3 (3.37%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.25%) BYOD
8 1 (1.12%) IPTV
8 1 (1.12%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (1.12%) Tandem
8 1 (1.12%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.46%) Windows
2 19 (21.35%) Linux
3 12 (13.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.74%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.62%) Windows 10
6 4 (4.49%) AIX
6 4 (4.49%) HPUX
6 4 (4.49%) Solaris
6 4 (4.49%) Unix
6 4 (4.49%) Windows 2000
6 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.37%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (1.12%) Android
9 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.84%) ITIL
2 19 (21.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 18 (20.22%) Migration
4 17 (19.10%) Change Management
5 16 (17.98%) ITIL V3
6 15 (16.85%) IT Strategy
6 15 (16.85%) Load Balancing
7 8 (8.99%) DevOps
7 8 (8.99%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (6.74%) ITSM
8 6 (6.74%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (6.74%) Service Management
9 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
9 5 (5.62%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (5.62%) Programme Management
10 4 (4.49%) Conflict Resolution
10 4 (4.49%) Incident Management
10 4 (4.49%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (4.49%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.84%) C
2 15 (16.85%) SQL
3 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (22.47%) CCNP
1 20 (22.47%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (21.35%) Security Cleared
3 15 (16.85%) DV Cleared
4 6 (6.74%) Degree
5 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.49%) CCNA
6 4 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (3.37%) CCVP
7 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.25%) CCIE
8 2 (2.25%) CCIE Collaboration
9 1 (1.12%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.12%) HND
9 1 (1.12%) MCP
9 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (4.49%) SLA
2 3 (3.37%) QA
3 2 (2.25%) ITGC
3 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (23.60%) Active Directory
1 21 (23.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (16.85%) VMware NSX
2 15 (16.85%) vSphere
3 4 (4.49%) Firmware
3 4 (4.49%) KVM
3 4 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (16.85%) vRealize
1 15 (16.85%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Clustering
3 10 (11.24%) Cisco UCCX
4 7 (7.87%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (4.49%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (4.49%) vCenter Server
6 3 (3.37%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (2.25%) Cisco CME
7 2 (2.25%) QRadar
7 2 (2.25%) SCCM
7 2 (2.25%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (2.25%) WMI
8 1 (1.12%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 87 (97.75%) Cisco
2 28 (31.46%) Microsoft
3 21 (23.60%) VMware
4 16 (17.98%) CheckPoint
5 12 (13.48%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.74%) Oracle
6 6 (6.74%) Siemens
7 5 (5.62%) Dialogic
7 5 (5.62%) HP
7 5 (5.62%) Juniper
7 5 (5.62%) SAP
7 5 (5.62%) SolarWinds
7 5 (5.62%) Sonus
8 4 (4.49%) Brocade
8 4 (4.49%) EMC
8 4 (4.49%) Fortinet
8 4 (4.49%) Hitachi
8 4 (4.49%) NetApp
8 4 (4.49%) Polycom
8 4 (4.49%) WatchGuard