Period
to 24 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 25 20
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 62 78 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.92% 5.82% 8.00%
As % of the Vendors category 15.27% 13.78% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 42 76
Wiltshire median daily rate £413 £300 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -15.61% -11.13%
10th Percentile £213 £206 £224
90th Percentile £550 £413 £432
South West median daily rate £325 £315 £350
% change year-on-year +3.17% -10.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 20 13
Wiltshire median hourly rate £40.00 £39.75 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +1.92% +64.21%
South West median hourly rate £19.00 £38.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -50.65% -4.94% +78.49%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Wiltshire.

All Vendors
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 406 566 630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 38.78% 42.21% 43.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 368 409
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £263 £209 £225
90th Percentile £600 £550 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £373
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.54% -0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 31 34
Wiltshire median hourly rate £22.25 £38.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.21% +6.21% +59.76%
10th Percentile £16.15 £14.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £32.65 £47.50 £45.60
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year -10.71% -12.50% +42.22%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Wiltshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Wiltshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Wiltshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Wiltshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
Swindon -7 24 £400 +33.33% 5
Chippenham +8 6 £413 +50.00% 2
Corsham +15 5 £425 +13.33%
Salisbury - 2 £93 - 2
Melksham 0 1 - -
Cisco
South West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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 across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 28 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 24 (38.71%) Firewall
3 23 (37.10%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (35.48%) VMware
5 18 (29.03%) Windows
6 17 (27.42%) LAN
6 17 (27.42%) WAN
6 17 (27.42%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (25.81%) SC Cleared
7 16 (25.81%) CCNP
8 14 (22.58%) VoIP
9 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (20.97%) Windows Server
10 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
11 11 (17.74%) BGP
11 11 (17.74%) Network Security
11 11 (17.74%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (16.13%) MPLS
13 9 (14.52%) CCNA
13 9 (14.52%) F5
14 8 (12.90%) Hyper-V
14 8 (12.90%) vSphere
14 8 (12.90%) DV Cleared
14 8 (12.90%) Cisco Prime
14 8 (12.90%) Python
14 8 (12.90%) Finance
14 8 (12.90%) Migration
15 7 (11.29%) Service Management
15 7 (11.29%) VPN
15 7 (11.29%) Microsoft

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (3.23%) Apache
1 2 (3.23%) CMS
1 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Office 365
2 3 (4.84%) IaaS
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (38.71%) Firewall
2 17 (27.42%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (27.42%) LAN
2 17 (27.42%) WAN
3 14 (22.58%) VoIP
4 11 (17.74%) BGP
4 11 (17.74%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (17.74%) Network Security
5 10 (16.13%) MPLS
6 7 (11.29%) EIGRP
6 7 (11.29%) VPN
7 6 (9.68%) DNS
7 6 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 6 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (9.68%) NX-OS
7 6 (9.68%) Wireshark
8 4 (6.45%) BIG-IP
8 4 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (6.45%) Skype
8 4 (6.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (46.77%) Network Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Architect
4 6 (9.68%) Security Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Network Architect
5 5 (8.06%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Network Support
6 4 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Network Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.61%) JSON
1 1 (1.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.23%) FlexPod
3 2 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.23%) PKI
3 2 (3.23%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.61%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Windows
2 13 (20.97%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.45%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.84%) Linux
6 2 (3.23%) Unix
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.61%) Solaris
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.90%) Migration
2 7 (11.29%) Capacity Management
2 7 (11.29%) Service Management
3 6 (9.68%) Incident Management
3 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (9.68%) Network Architecture
3 6 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (9.68%) Security Patching
4 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.84%) ITIL
5 3 (4.84%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.84%) Six Sigma
5 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.23%) CRM
6 2 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (3.23%) Network Design
6 2 (3.23%) Network Management
6 2 (3.23%) Project Management
6 2 (3.23%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) Python
2 4 (6.45%) C
3 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 23 (37.10%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (25.81%) CCNP
3 16 (25.81%) SC Cleared
4 9 (14.52%) CCNA
5 8 (12.90%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.84%) CCIE
6 3 (4.84%) HNC
7 2 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.61%) CCDA
8 1 (1.61%) CCSA
8 1 (1.61%) CCSP
8 1 (1.61%) Degree
8 1 (1.61%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.61%) MCITP
8 1 (1.61%) MCSE
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
2 3 (4.84%) GxP
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
3 8 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 8 (12.90%) vSphere
4 4 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.61%) Firmware
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.61%) NFS
5 1 (1.61%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.61%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (9.68%) Opsview
3 3 (4.84%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.61%) Endace
4 1 (1.61%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) VMware
2 9 (14.52%) F5
3 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
3 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.68%) Blue Coat
5 5 (8.06%) Juniper
6 4 (6.45%) Dell
6 4 (6.45%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.84%) NetApp
8 2 (3.23%) Apple
8 2 (3.23%) HP
8 2 (3.23%) Splunk
9 1 (1.61%) EMC
9 1 (1.61%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.61%) Google
9 1 (1.61%) IronPort
9 1 (1.61%) NetScout
9 1 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.61%) SAP
9 1 (1.61%) SonicWALL