Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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.

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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 20 19
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 64 91 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.09% 7.08% 7.31%
As % of the Vendors category 11.33% 15.48% 16.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 43 49
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -22.22%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £111
90th Percentile £499 £438 £508
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 6
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +8.43% +78.73%
10th Percentile £32.05 £40.13 £37.00
90th Percentile £39.75 £47.50 £44.75
South West median hourly rate £32.00 £39.25 £44.25
% change year-on-year -18.47% -11.30% +96.67%

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 565 588 660
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 44.91% 45.72% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 402 392
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +5.56% -5.27%
10th Percentile £276 £201 £213
90th Percentile £575 £586 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 34
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £41.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.93% +86.36% -3.04%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £38.75 £47.50 £44.63
South West median hourly rate £28.75 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +35.29% -15.00% +24.63%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 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
Swindon -14 30 £338 -6.57% 2
Chippenham +7 11 £450 +19.87% 2
Corsham -5 6 - -
Salisbury -5 2 £95 -71.96%
Melksham - 1 - -
Cisco
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 37 (57.81%) Security Cleared
2 22 (34.38%) Windows
3 21 (32.81%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (32.81%) SC Cleared
4 17 (26.56%) Juniper
5 15 (23.44%) VMware
6 14 (21.88%) EMC
6 14 (21.88%) NetApp
6 14 (21.88%) DV Cleared
7 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
7 12 (18.75%) Service Management
7 12 (18.75%) Firewall
8 11 (17.19%) LAN
8 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
8 11 (17.19%) CCNP
8 11 (17.19%) CCNA
9 10 (15.63%) Hyper-V
10 9 (14.06%) Network Management
10 9 (14.06%) WAN
11 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 8 (12.50%) SLA
11 8 (12.50%) MPLS
11 8 (12.50%) Migration
11 8 (12.50%) Brocade
11 8 (12.50%) vSphere
12 7 (10.94%) Capacity Management
12 7 (10.94%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (10.94%) SevOne
12 7 (10.94%) Project Management
12 7 (10.94%) Citrix

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 1 (1.56%) CMS
1 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Office 365
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.75%) Firewall
2 11 (17.19%) LAN
3 9 (14.06%) WAN
4 8 (12.50%) MPLS
5 7 (10.94%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (10.94%) Ethernet
5 7 (10.94%) SAN
6 6 (9.38%) NetScaler
6 6 (9.38%) VoIP
7 5 (7.81%) VLAN
8 4 (6.25%) BGP
9 3 (4.69%) EIGRP
9 3 (4.69%) NAS
9 3 (4.69%) NX-OS
9 3 (4.69%) Wireshark
10 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.13%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 2 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Electronics
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 12 (18.75%) Architect
3 7 (10.94%) Cisco Architect
3 7 (10.94%) Consultant
3 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (9.38%) Citrix Architect
4 6 (9.38%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Network Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Network Specialist
5 5 (7.81%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V Architect
6 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) EMC Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) EMC Storage Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) HP Storage Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.56%) COM
1 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) FlexPod
2 5 (7.81%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (6.25%) Replication
4 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.69%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.38%) Windows
2 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.94%) Unix
4 4 (6.25%) Linux
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.56%) Solaris
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) Service Management
2 9 (14.06%) Network Management
3 8 (12.50%) Migration
4 7 (10.94%) Capacity Management
4 7 (10.94%) Project Management
5 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 6 (9.38%) ITIL
5 6 (9.38%) Network Design
5 6 (9.38%) Security Hardening
6 5 (7.81%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (7.81%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (6.25%) Task Automation
8 3 (4.69%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.69%) High Availability
8 3 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.69%) Security Patching
9 2 (3.13%) Coaching
9 2 (3.13%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) C
2 5 (7.81%) Python
3 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.13%) Java
3 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (57.81%) Security Cleared
2 21 (32.81%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (32.81%) SC Cleared
3 14 (21.88%) DV Cleared
4 11 (17.19%) CCNA
4 11 (17.19%) CCNP
5 3 (4.69%) CCIE
6 2 (3.13%) Degree
6 2 (3.13%) HNC
7 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.56%) CCIE Security
7 1 (1.56%) CCSA
7 1 (1.56%) CISA
7 1 (1.56%) CISM
7 1 (1.56%) CISSP
7 1 (1.56%) ISEB
7 1 (1.56%) MCITP
7 1 (1.56%) MCSE
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Hyper-V
2 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.50%) vSphere
3 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (7.81%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (7.81%) VMware NSX
4 5 (7.81%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.25%) Firmware
6 2 (3.13%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.56%) NFS
7 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) NetBackup
2 5 (7.81%) SCVMM
3 4 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (6.25%) Opsview
3 4 (6.25%) vCenter Server
4 3 (4.69%) Nagios
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Juniper
2 15 (23.44%) VMware
3 14 (21.88%) EMC
3 14 (21.88%) NetApp
4 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
5 8 (12.50%) Brocade
6 7 (10.94%) Citrix
6 7 (10.94%) Hitachi
6 7 (10.94%) HP
6 7 (10.94%) SevOne
7 6 (9.38%) Veritas
8 4 (6.25%) Blue Coat
8 4 (6.25%) F5
8 4 (6.25%) Remedy
9 3 (4.69%) ArcSight
9 3 (4.69%) Dell
10 2 (3.13%) 3PAR
10 2 (3.13%) IronPort
10 2 (3.13%) McAfee
10 2 (3.13%) Nokia