Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Cisco ISE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco ISE over the 6 months to 17 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 Identity Services Engine (Cisco ISE)
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 790 805 802
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3 +24
Contract jobs citing Cisco ISE 88 89 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.086% 0.084% 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 0.54% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 60 56
UK median daily rate £394 £365 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.88% -16.09% +2.35%
10th Percentile £255 £306 £325
90th Percentile £525 £439 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £350 £450
% change year-on-year +17.14% -22.22% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
UK median hourly rate £26.24 £52.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.02% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year -49.52% - -

Cisco ISE is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 14144 16517 15992
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.76% 15.59% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8603 9972 9242
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £181 £215 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 743 842 1032
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £23.59 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.46% +15.07% +2.50%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.20 £47.50 £45.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -24.00% +21.95% +2.50%

Cisco ISE
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ISE in the UK

Cisco ISE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ISE in the UK

Cisco ISE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ISE over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco ISE in the UK

Cisco ISE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco ISE in the UK

Cisco ISE
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ISE over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco ISE in the UK

Cisco ISE
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ISE within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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 +25 87 £394 +5.70% 3
UK excluding London +35 57 £410 +17.14% 2
London -10 30 £381 +1.67% 1
South East +17 22 £269 -25.79%
South West 0 10 £410 +12.33%
East of England -15 10 £500 +127.27% 1
North of England +57 8 £431 +21.48% 1
Midlands +28 6 £425 +30.77%
West Midlands +25 6 £425 +30.77%
North West +26 5 £431 +23.21%
Yorkshire +23 3 - - 1
Scotland -9 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ISE 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 ISE.

1 88 (100.00%) Cisco
2 51 (57.95%) Firewall
3 37 (42.05%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (38.64%) Wireless
5 28 (31.82%) Cisco Wireless
6 26 (29.55%) Security Cleared
6 26 (29.55%) CCNP
7 24 (27.27%) LAN
8 23 (26.14%) SC Cleared
9 22 (25.00%) SolarWinds
10 21 (23.86%) Cisco Prime
11 20 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
12 17 (19.32%) WLAN
12 17 (19.32%) Network Management
12 17 (19.32%) 802.1X
12 17 (19.32%) Palo Alto
13 16 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (18.18%) WAN
13 16 (18.18%) SCCM
13 16 (18.18%) SCOM
14 15 (17.05%) Network Design
15 14 (15.91%) CCNA
16 13 (14.77%) Data Centre
17 12 (13.64%) SCSM
17 12 (13.64%) CCIE
17 12 (13.64%) SQL
17 12 (13.64%) 802.11
18 11 (12.50%) Network Security
18 11 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
19 10 (11.36%) DV Cleared

Cisco ISE
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 (7.95%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (57.95%) Firewall
2 34 (38.64%) Wireless
3 28 (31.82%) Cisco Wireless
4 24 (27.27%) LAN
5 20 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (19.32%) WLAN
7 16 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (18.18%) WAN
8 12 (13.64%) 802.11
9 11 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (12.50%) Network Security
10 8 (9.09%) Internet
11 7 (7.95%) BGP
11 7 (7.95%) Skype
12 6 (6.82%) OSPF
13 5 (5.68%) NetScaler
13 5 (5.68%) SNMP
14 4 (4.55%) DNS
14 4 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (3.41%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (6.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Marketing
2 2 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Local Government
3 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (56.82%) Network Engineer
2 18 (20.45%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (15.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 14 (15.91%) Security Engineer
4 10 (11.36%) Support Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) Network Support
5 9 (10.23%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Cisco Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Wireless Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Wireless Network Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Cisco Support
8 6 (6.82%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Architect
9 5 (5.68%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Network Architect
10 4 (4.55%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.32%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.55%) BYOD
2 4 (4.55%) Clustering
2 4 (4.55%) FMCG
2 4 (4.55%) PKI
3 2 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Windows
2 1 (1.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.32%) Network Management
2 15 (17.05%) Network Design
3 7 (7.95%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (5.68%) DevOps
4 5 (5.68%) Identity Management
4 5 (5.68%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (5.68%) Presales
4 5 (5.68%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 4 (4.55%) Change Management
5 4 (4.55%) High Availability
5 4 (4.55%) Information Security
5 4 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 4 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.41%) ITIL
6 3 (3.41%) Migration
6 3 (3.41%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (2.27%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (2.27%) Data Protection
7 2 (2.27%) Security Architecture
7 2 (2.27%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (42.05%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (29.55%) CCNP
2 26 (29.55%) Security Cleared
3 23 (26.14%) SC Cleared
4 14 (15.91%) CCNA
5 12 (13.64%) CCIE
6 10 (11.36%) DV Cleared
7 8 (9.09%) CISSP
8 7 (7.95%) CCDP
8 7 (7.95%) CISA
8 7 (7.95%) CWNA
9 3 (3.41%) CCSE
9 3 (3.41%) Degree
10 2 (2.27%) CCSA
11 1 (1.14%) CCSP
11 1 (1.14%) CISM
11 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (1.14%) ISEB
11 1 (1.14%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.82%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) GPG13
3 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.27%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 21 (23.86%) Cisco Prime
2 16 (18.18%) SCCM
2 16 (18.18%) SCOM
3 12 (13.64%) SCSM
4 6 (6.82%) FortiGate
4 6 (6.82%) TrustSec
5 3 (3.41%) Cacti
5 3 (3.41%) OpenView
5 3 (3.41%) QRadar
5 3 (3.41%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.27%) Stealthwatch
7 1 (1.14%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 17 (19.32%) Palo Alto
4 9 (10.23%) Fortinet
5 8 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 8 (9.09%) VMware
6 6 (6.82%) Infoblox
6 6 (6.82%) Juniper
7 5 (5.68%) Citrix
7 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
8 4 (4.55%) CA
8 4 (4.55%) F5
8 4 (4.55%) Lumension
9 3 (3.41%) Aruba
9 3 (3.41%) HP
9 3 (3.41%) McAfee
10 2 (2.27%) ForeScout
10 2 (2.27%) Intel
11 1 (1.14%) CyberArk
11 1 (1.14%) Meraki