Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 766 726 674
Rank change year-on-year -40 -52 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco CUCM 118 173 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.01% 1.49% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 83 146
UK median daily rate £420 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £271 £238 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £394 £375
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
UK median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.50 -

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 11678 11644 9677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.32% 11.04% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7904 7440 5908
UK median daily rate £475 £445 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +11.25% +4.85%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 289 270 332
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.73 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.58% +8.93% -4.42%
10th Percentile £10.98 £12.73 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.28 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.75 £19.03
% change year-on-year -26.44% +14.29% -5.13%

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 22 November 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 14 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 22 November 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 -49 104 £425 +6.25% 11
London -35 66 £450 +9.09% 4
UK excluding London -33 42 £350 -11.11% 7
South East -23 16 £375 -16.67% 2
East of England -21 13 £293 +14.93%
Scotland -7 4 £350 +94.44%
Midlands +15 3 - - 3
South West +1 3 £213 -22.73% 1
West Midlands +25 2 - - 3
North of England +58 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +13 1 - - 1
East Midlands -11 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £250 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 107 (90.68%) Cisco
2 57 (48.31%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (36.44%) CCNP
4 42 (35.59%) Finance
5 39 (33.05%) VoIP
6 34 (28.81%) Unified Communications
7 31 (26.27%) Cisco UCCX
8 30 (25.42%) Banking
9 27 (22.88%) Skype for Business
9 27 (22.88%) CCNA
10 26 (22.03%) Migration
10 26 (22.03%) Cisco UCCE
11 25 (21.19%) CCVP
12 24 (20.34%) XMPP
13 23 (19.49%) WAN
14 22 (18.64%) LAN
14 22 (18.64%) Firewall
15 21 (17.80%) CCIE
16 20 (16.95%) Red Box
17 19 (16.10%) Skype
17 19 (16.10%) Active Directory
17 19 (16.10%) EIGRP
17 19 (16.10%) Wireless
18 18 (15.25%) BGP
19 17 (14.41%) OSPF
19 17 (14.41%) Avaya
20 16 (13.56%) IP Telephony
21 15 (12.71%) Cisco IOS
21 15 (12.71%) MPLS
22 14 (11.86%) Microsoft

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 27 (22.88%) Skype for Business
2 8 (6.78%) CMS
3 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.54%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (6.78%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) Office 365
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.69%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (33.05%) VoIP
2 34 (28.81%) Unified Communications
3 23 (19.49%) WAN
4 22 (18.64%) Firewall
4 22 (18.64%) LAN
5 19 (16.10%) EIGRP
5 19 (16.10%) Skype
5 19 (16.10%) Wireless
6 18 (15.25%) BGP
7 17 (14.41%) OSPF
8 16 (13.56%) IP Telephony
9 15 (12.71%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (12.71%) MPLS
10 13 (11.02%) VLAN
11 10 (8.47%) H.323
11 10 (8.47%) IPsec
11 10 (8.47%) VPN
11 10 (8.47%) WLAN
12 9 (7.63%) ISDN
12 9 (7.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
General
1 42 (35.59%) Finance
2 30 (25.42%) Banking
3 10 (8.47%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.63%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.39%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.69%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Billing
7 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (41.53%) Voice Engineer
2 44 (37.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 32 (27.12%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 22 (18.64%) Network Engineer
5 14 (11.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 12 (10.17%) Project Manager
7 10 (8.47%) Architect
7 10 (8.47%) Voice Network Engineer
8 9 (7.63%) Consultant
8 9 (7.63%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 8 (6.78%) Senior Voice Engineer
9 8 (6.78%) Unified Communications Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Cisco Consultant
10 5 (4.24%) Network Specialist
11 4 (3.39%) Analyst
11 4 (3.39%) Senior Network Engineer
11 4 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.39%) Voice Architect
11 4 (3.39%) Voice Specialist
12 3 (2.54%) Voice Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.34%) XMPP
2 2 (1.69%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.85%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.86%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.32%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (6.78%) Clustering
4 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.08%) Handset
4 6 (5.08%) IVR
4 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.08%) Private Cloud
5 5 (4.24%) Hedge funds
6 4 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.39%) FMCG
6 4 (3.39%) iPad
6 4 (3.39%) iPhone
6 4 (3.39%) NHS
7 3 (2.54%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.54%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.69%) PDA
8 2 (1.69%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.85%) Digital Signage
9 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.47%) Windows
2 4 (3.39%) Windows 7
2 4 (3.39%) Windows 8
3 3 (2.54%) Linux
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Unix
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.03%) Migration
2 11 (9.32%) ITIL
3 10 (8.47%) PRINCE2
4 9 (7.63%) Asset Management
5 8 (6.78%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.08%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.24%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.24%) Digital Signal Processing
7 5 (4.24%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (4.24%) Signal Processing
7 5 (4.24%) Time Management
8 4 (3.39%) Business Transformation
8 4 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.39%) DNA
8 4 (3.39%) Information Management
8 4 (3.39%) Network Management
8 4 (3.39%) Programme Management
8 4 (3.39%) Resource Allocation
9 3 (2.54%) Change Management
9 3 (2.54%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.39%) SQL
2 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (48.31%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (36.44%) CCNP
3 27 (22.88%) CCNA
4 25 (21.19%) CCVP
5 21 (17.80%) CCIE
6 14 (11.86%) CCNP Voice
7 12 (10.17%) Degree
8 5 (4.24%) CCIE Collaboration
8 5 (4.24%) Security Cleared
9 4 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (1.69%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.69%) MCP
10 2 (1.69%) MCSA
10 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.85%) CCIP
11 1 (0.85%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.85%) HND
11 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.69%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) COBIT
3 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (16.10%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.69%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.85%) vSphere
6 1 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (26.27%) Cisco UCCX
2 26 (22.03%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (3.39%) AirWatch
3 4 (3.39%) SCCM
4 3 (2.54%) Nagios
5 2 (1.69%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (1.69%) DameWare
5 2 (1.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.85%) Puppet
6 1 (0.85%) Stealthwatch
6 1 (0.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 107 (90.68%) Cisco
2 20 (16.95%) Red Box
3 17 (14.41%) Avaya
4 14 (11.86%) Microsoft
5 9 (7.63%) VMware
6 8 (6.78%) Palo Alto
7 6 (5.08%) BT
7 6 (5.08%) Citrix
7 6 (5.08%) Mitel
7 6 (5.08%) NICE Systems
7 6 (5.08%) Speakerbus
8 5 (4.24%) Genesys
8 5 (4.24%) Sonus
9 4 (3.39%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.39%) Etrali
9 4 (3.39%) Juniper
9 4 (3.39%) SAP
9 4 (3.39%) Symantec
10 3 (2.54%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.69%) Polycom