Period
to 23 September 2017

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 23 September 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
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 701 740 698
Rank change year-on-year +39 -42 +14
Contract jobs citing Cisco CUCM 149 143 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.38% 1.21% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 72 130
UK median daily rate £420 £375 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -10.45% +19.64%
10th Percentile £277 £231 £263
90th Percentile £523 £475 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £375
% change year-on-year -5.41% -1.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
UK median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.85 -

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 10819 11857 9713
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.05% 11.03% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7180 7581 5989
UK median daily rate £470 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.59% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £613 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +6.45% +4.73% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 269 348
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +12.50% -0.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.57 £43.00 £40.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -32.69% +28.81% +0.62%

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 23 September 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 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 23 September 2017. 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 +45 137 £425 +13.33% 11
London +37 90 £445 +11.25% 5
UK excluding London +13 49 £350 -5.41% 9
South East +23 20 £400 -11.11%
East of England -4 13 £306 +2.08%
North of England +63 8 £345 -13.75% 2
Yorkshire +23 5 £325 -18.75% 2
Scotland +19 5 £344 +8.27%
North East +76 2 - -
South West +7 2 £213 -27.97%
North West +31 1 £365 -
Midlands +17 1 - - 4
East Midlands -10 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 138 (92.62%) Cisco
2 91 (61.07%) Cisco Certification
3 71 (47.65%) CCNP
4 47 (31.54%) VoIP
5 46 (30.87%) Finance
6 41 (27.52%) Migration
7 37 (24.83%) CCNA
8 36 (24.16%) Cisco UCCX
9 35 (23.49%) Firewall
10 34 (22.82%) Unified Communications
11 32 (21.48%) XMPP
12 30 (20.13%) Banking
13 28 (18.79%) BGP
14 26 (17.45%) EIGRP
14 26 (17.45%) Wireless
15 25 (16.78%) WAN
15 25 (16.78%) VLAN
15 25 (16.78%) Skype for Business
16 24 (16.11%) LAN
17 23 (15.44%) OSPF
17 23 (15.44%) Cisco UCCE
17 23 (15.44%) Cisco ASA
18 21 (14.09%) Data Centre
19 20 (13.42%) MPLS
19 20 (13.42%) VPN
19 20 (13.42%) Microsoft
20 19 (12.75%) CCNP Voice
21 18 (12.08%) Skype
21 18 (12.08%) CCIE
21 18 (12.08%) Active Directory

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 25 (16.78%) Skype for Business
2 10 (6.71%) CMS
3 5 (3.36%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (7.38%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.03%) Office 365
2 2 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.34%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (31.54%) VoIP
2 35 (23.49%) Firewall
3 34 (22.82%) Unified Communications
4 28 (18.79%) BGP
5 26 (17.45%) EIGRP
5 26 (17.45%) Wireless
6 25 (16.78%) VLAN
6 25 (16.78%) WAN
7 24 (16.11%) LAN
8 23 (15.44%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (15.44%) OSPF
9 20 (13.42%) MPLS
9 20 (13.42%) VPN
10 18 (12.08%) Skype
11 17 (11.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (11.41%) Ethernet
12 15 (10.07%) Cisco IOS
13 14 (9.40%) IP Telephony
13 14 (9.40%) ISDN
14 13 (8.72%) WLAN
General
1 46 (30.87%) Finance
2 30 (20.13%) Banking
3 13 (8.72%) Investment Banking
4 10 (6.71%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Back Office
6 1 (0.67%) Billing
6 1 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (38.26%) Cisco Engineer
2 50 (33.56%) Voice Engineer
3 37 (24.83%) Network Engineer
4 26 (17.45%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 20 (13.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 12 (8.05%) Support Engineer
6 12 (8.05%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Voice Network Engineer
8 9 (6.04%) Consultant
9 8 (5.37%) Architect
9 8 (5.37%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Cisco Consultant
10 6 (4.03%) Collaboration Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Network Support
10 6 (4.03%) Network Support Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.36%) Cisco Support
11 5 (3.36%) Network Specialist
11 5 (3.36%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 5 (3.36%) Senior Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.48%) XMPP
2 2 (1.34%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.09%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.37%) Clustering
3 6 (4.03%) Private Cloud
4 5 (3.36%) Handset
4 5 (3.36%) Hedge funds
4 5 (3.36%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.68%) FMCG
5 4 (2.68%) iPad
5 4 (2.68%) iPhone
5 4 (2.68%) NHS
6 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.01%) DataPower
6 3 (2.01%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.34%) PDA
7 2 (1.34%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.67%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.67%) IVR
8 1 (0.67%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.72%) Windows
2 7 (4.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.03%) Windows 7
3 6 (4.03%) Windows 8
4 5 (3.36%) Linux
4 5 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.01%) CentOS
6 2 (1.34%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (27.52%) Migration
2 10 (6.71%) ITIL
3 9 (6.04%) Asset Management
3 9 (6.04%) PRINCE2
4 6 (4.03%) Change Management
5 5 (3.36%) Network Management
5 5 (3.36%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (3.36%) Programme Management
5 5 (3.36%) Service Management
6 4 (2.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (2.68%) Incident Management
6 4 (2.68%) Network Design
6 4 (2.68%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (2.68%) Problem Management
6 4 (2.68%) Resource Allocation
7 3 (2.01%) Contact Management
7 3 (2.01%) Project Management
7 3 (2.01%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.01%) Supplier Management
7 3 (2.01%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.01%) SQL
2 2 (1.34%) C
Qualifications
1 91 (61.07%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (47.65%) CCNP
3 37 (24.83%) CCNA
4 19 (12.75%) CCNP Voice
5 18 (12.08%) CCIE
5 18 (12.08%) CCVP
6 9 (6.04%) Degree
7 5 (3.36%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.34%) CCDP
9 2 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.34%) MCP
9 2 (1.34%) MCSA
9 2 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.67%) CCDA
10 1 (0.67%) CCIE Collaboration
10 1 (0.67%) CCIP
10 1 (0.67%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.67%) HND
10 1 (0.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.67%) COBIT
1 1 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.67%) QA
1 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (12.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.01%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.34%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (24.16%) Cisco UCCX
2 23 (15.44%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (2.68%) AirWatch
3 4 (2.68%) SCCM
4 3 (2.01%) FortiGate
4 3 (2.01%) HP UCMDB
4 3 (2.01%) Nagios
4 3 (2.01%) OPNET
4 3 (2.01%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.34%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (1.34%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.34%) DameWare
5 2 (1.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.67%) Stealthwatch
6 1 (0.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 138 (92.62%) Cisco
2 20 (13.42%) Microsoft
3 18 (12.08%) Avaya
4 14 (9.40%) Red Box
5 12 (8.05%) Palo Alto
6 11 (7.38%) VMware
7 9 (6.04%) Fortinet
8 8 (5.37%) CheckPoint
8 8 (5.37%) F5
8 8 (5.37%) Sonus
9 7 (4.70%) BT
9 7 (4.70%) Citrix
9 7 (4.70%) HP
9 7 (4.70%) Juniper
9 7 (4.70%) Speakerbus
10 6 (4.03%) Meraki
11 5 (3.36%) Mitel
11 5 (3.36%) NICE Systems
11 5 (3.36%) SonicWALL
12 4 (2.68%) Riverbed