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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 32 14 25
Rank change year-on-year -18 +11  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 29 57 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.53% 8.74% 5.87%
As % of the Vendors category 11.20% 20.21% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 46 27
Median daily rate £288 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.68% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +0.69% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.94 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.54% -10.00%  

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 259 282 284
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 40.47% 43.25% 39.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 181 165
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £272 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £479 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £18.00 £16.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.88% +10.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.95 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.45 £45.80 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Cisco as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 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
Swindon -21 15 £253 -30.34% 1
Chippenham +6 5 £375 +50.00%
Corsham - 2 £375 -
Melksham - 1 - -
Cisco
South West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 39 (53.42%) Security Cleared
2 31 (42.47%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (36.99%) SC Cleared
4 26 (35.62%) VMware
5 25 (34.25%) Firewall
5 25 (34.25%) CCNA
6 24 (32.88%) Windows
7 18 (24.66%) vSphere
8 16 (21.92%) DV Cleared
9 14 (19.18%) Migration
10 13 (17.81%) VLAN
11 12 (16.44%) Windows Server
11 12 (16.44%) C
11 12 (16.44%) ITIL
11 12 (16.44%) Unix
12 11 (15.07%) Juniper
13 10 (13.70%) Active Directory
13 10 (13.70%) WAN
13 10 (13.70%) LAN
13 10 (13.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 10 (13.70%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (13.70%) F5
14 9 (12.33%) Load Balancing
14 9 (12.33%) Linux
14 9 (12.33%) HP
14 9 (12.33%) CCNP
15 8 (10.96%) Project Management
15 8 (10.96%) Data Centre
15 8 (10.96%) Cisco Nexus
16 7 (9.59%) Network Security

Cisco
Top Related 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 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.74%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.37%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.37%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.25%) Firewall
2 13 (17.81%) VLAN
3 10 (13.70%) LAN
3 10 (13.70%) WAN
4 8 (10.96%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (9.59%) Network Security
6 6 (8.22%) Internet
6 6 (8.22%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (8.22%) Wireless
7 5 (6.85%) SAN
8 4 (5.48%) DNS
9 3 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (4.11%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (4.11%) Ethernet
9 3 (4.11%) NetScaler
9 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
9 3 (4.11%) VoIP
9 3 (4.11%) VPN
10 2 (2.74%) Broadband
10 2 (2.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) MySQL
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 5 (6.85%) Banking
2 3 (4.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Military
3 2 (2.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Network Engineer
2 15 (20.55%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (19.18%) NOC Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) VMware Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Architect
5 6 (8.22%) Integration Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Unix Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Network Operations Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Network Integration Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Network Support
8 3 (4.11%) Operations Support Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) LAMP
1 1 (1.37%) Middleware
1 1 (1.37%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 8 (10.96%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.74%) CESG
3 2 (2.74%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.74%) PKI
3 2 (2.74%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.74%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.88%) Windows
2 12 (16.44%) Unix
2 12 (16.44%) Windows Server
3 9 (12.33%) Linux
4 6 (8.22%) Solaris
5 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.37%) Android
8 1 (1.37%) CentOS
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.18%) Migration
2 12 (16.44%) ITIL
3 9 (12.33%) Load Balancing
4 8 (10.96%) Project Management
5 6 (8.22%) Service Management
6 5 (6.85%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.11%) Change Management
7 3 (4.11%) Defect Management
7 3 (4.11%) Functional Testing
7 3 (4.11%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (4.11%) Open Source
7 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.11%) SIEM
7 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.11%) Test Scripting
7 3 (4.11%) Use Case
7 3 (4.11%) User Stories
8 2 (2.74%) Network Design
8 2 (2.74%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.44%) C
2 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.74%) SQL
4 1 (1.37%) Java
4 1 (1.37%) Perl
4 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (53.42%) Security Cleared
2 31 (42.47%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (36.99%) SC Cleared
4 25 (34.25%) CCNA
5 16 (21.92%) DV Cleared
6 9 (12.33%) CCNP
7 3 (4.11%) HNC
8 2 (2.74%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (2.74%) CCIE
8 2 (2.74%) ISEB
8 2 (2.74%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.74%) MCSE
8 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.74%) PMP
8 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (1.37%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.37%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.37%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) JSP 440
2 2 (2.74%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (24.66%) vSphere
2 10 (13.70%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.48%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.11%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.37%) Shibboleth
5 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (4.11%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (2.74%) vRealize
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (1.37%) Nagios
3 1 (1.37%) Opsview
3 1 (1.37%) QRadar
Vendors
1 26 (35.62%) VMware
2 11 (15.07%) Juniper
3 10 (13.70%) F5
4 9 (12.33%) HP
5 7 (9.59%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.85%) Brocade
7 4 (5.48%) Blue Coat
7 4 (5.48%) Citrix
7 4 (5.48%) Dell
7 4 (5.48%) Intel Security
8 3 (4.11%) ArcSight
8 3 (4.11%) BT
8 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.11%) Nokia
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle
8 3 (4.11%) Veeam
9 2 (2.74%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.74%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.74%) WatchGuard