The median contractor rate for a Cisco Support Engineer was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Support Engineer
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 589 625 624
Rank change year-on-year +36 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Support Engineer 25 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.045% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.047% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 13
Median daily rate £275 £363 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.13% +45.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £272 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £448 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £363 £265
% change year-on-year -6.89% +36.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44648 50928 53153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.82% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 98440 117183 122955
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4470 5127 7601
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £45.00 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Cisco Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Cisco Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Support Engineer in the UK

Cisco Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Support Engineer in the UK

Cisco Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Support Engineer over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Support Engineer in the UK

Cisco Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Support Engineer in the UK

Cisco Support Engineer
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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 +28 24 £275 -24.13% 6
London +19 18 £275 -47.61%
UK excluding London +51 7 £338 -6.89% 6
North of England +61 3 £378 - 1
South East +4 3 £376 +3.79%
South West +1 1 £175 -53.33% 1
Wales - 1 £338 -

Cisco Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Cisco Support Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Cisco Support Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (52.78%) Firewall
3 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (44.44%) CCNP
5 12 (33.33%) VPN
5 12 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (30.56%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (25.00%) Wireless
8 8 (22.22%) WAN
8 8 (22.22%) CCNA
9 6 (16.67%) LAN
9 6 (16.67%) Finance
9 6 (16.67%) EIGRP
10 5 (13.89%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (13.89%) XMPP
10 5 (13.89%) MPLS
10 5 (13.89%) VoIP
10 5 (13.89%) Cisco Prime
10 5 (13.89%) Juniper
10 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
11 4 (11.11%) ITIL
11 4 (11.11%) Windows
11 4 (11.11%) Linux
11 4 (11.11%) Internet
11 4 (11.11%) VMware
11 4 (11.11%) BGP
11 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (11.11%) F5
11 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (11.11%) Data Centre

Cisco Support Engineer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) Firewall
2 12 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (33.33%) VPN
3 11 (30.56%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (25.00%) Wireless
5 8 (22.22%) WAN
6 6 (16.67%) EIGRP
6 6 (16.67%) LAN
7 5 (13.89%) MPLS
7 5 (13.89%) VoIP
8 4 (11.11%) BGP
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (11.11%) Internet
9 3 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
9 3 (8.33%) VLAN
9 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
10 2 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) XMPP
2 2 (5.56%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
2 2 (5.56%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.78%) IPTV
3 1 (2.78%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (2.78%) STB
3 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.78%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.78%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
1 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.11%) ITIL
1 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (8.33%) Change Control
2 3 (8.33%) High Availability
3 2 (5.56%) Change Management
3 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.56%) Migration
3 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.78%) Analytics
4 1 (2.78%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.78%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (44.44%) CCNP
3 8 (22.22%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) CCDA
4 1 (2.78%) CCIE
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (2.78%) vCloud
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (5.56%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco CME
4 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
2 5 (13.89%) Juniper
3 4 (11.11%) F5
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 3 (8.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.56%) Apple
5 2 (5.56%) EMC
5 2 (5.56%) Etrali
5 2 (5.56%) Google
5 2 (5.56%) NICE Systems
5 2 (5.56%) Red Box
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.78%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) Polycom
6 1 (2.78%) Verint
6 1 (2.78%) Zeacom
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 9 days ago