Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 31 26
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5 -14
Contract jobs citing Cisco 129 72 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 7.13% 5.84% 5.96%
As % of the Vendors category 15.71% 13.56% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 44 35
Wiltshire median daily rate £459 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.88% +30.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £273 £313 £263
90th Percentile £541 £541 £460
South West median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +8.44% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 3 13
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 £37.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.33% -8.54% +1.23%
10th Percentile £38.80 £32.05 £36.75
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.75 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £18.81 £38.50
% change year-on-year +149.83% -51.14% -9.94%

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 821 531 569
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 45.38% 43.10% 44.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 347 379
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +10.39% +5.48%
10th Percentile £270 £304 £191
90th Percentile £625 £575 £553
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 13 21
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.75 £27.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.04% -29.87% +77.01%
10th Percentile £17.50 £13.00 £18.50
90th Percentile £49.35 £38.00 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £41.52 £24.00 £23.14
% change year-on-year +72.98% +3.73% -9.26%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +2 47 £350 -12.50% 10
Corsham +18 41 £475 +18.75% 3
Salisbury -13 20 £525 +452.63% 1
Chippenham -11 1 - - 2
Cisco
South West

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 84 (65.12%) Security Cleared
2 69 (53.49%) Firewall
3 62 (48.06%) VMware
4 57 (44.19%) Windows
5 53 (41.09%) SC Cleared
6 50 (38.76%) Cisco Certification
7 43 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 42 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 40 (31.01%) Microsoft
10 35 (27.13%) vCenter Server
11 34 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (25.58%) Active Directory
12 33 (25.58%) Cisco Nexus
13 30 (23.26%) Data Centre
14 29 (22.48%) Atlassian
14 29 (22.48%) DV Cleared
15 28 (21.71%) Windows Server 2012
16 27 (20.93%) PowerShell
16 27 (20.93%) CCNA
17 26 (20.16%) Linux
17 26 (20.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 24 (18.60%) Load Balancing
19 23 (17.83%) OSPF
20 22 (17.05%) CCNP
20 22 (17.05%) JIRA
20 22 (17.05%) Confluence
21 21 (16.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
21 21 (16.28%) CheckPoint
21 21 (16.28%) WAN
21 21 (16.28%) BGP

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 22 (17.05%) Confluence
2 10 (7.75%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.33%) Apache
3 3 (2.33%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.55%) CMS
5 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.78%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.50%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.98%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 69 (53.49%) Firewall
2 33 (25.58%) Cisco Nexus
3 23 (17.83%) OSPF
4 21 (16.28%) BGP
4 21 (16.28%) WAN
5 15 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
6 14 (10.85%) Network Security
7 12 (9.30%) VPN
8 11 (8.53%) DNS
8 11 (8.53%) Software-Defined Networking
8 11 (8.53%) Wireless
9 10 (7.75%) LAN
9 10 (7.75%) MPLS
9 10 (7.75%) Multicast
9 10 (7.75%) VoIP
10 9 (6.98%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (6.98%) Cisco ISE
10 9 (6.98%) DHCP
11 8 (6.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (17.05%) JIRA
2 21 (16.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (7.75%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.75%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.98%) Gerrit
5 4 (3.10%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (3.10%) Finance
2 2 (1.55%) Banking
2 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (22.48%) Network Engineer
2 27 (20.93%) Architect
3 14 (10.85%) PowerShell Engineer
4 13 (10.08%) Automation Engineer
5 12 (9.30%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 11 (8.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (8.53%) Network Architect
7 10 (7.75%) Consultant
8 8 (6.20%) Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 8 (6.20%) Network Design Architect
8 8 (6.20%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.43%) Integration Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) IT Analyst
9 7 (5.43%) IT Security Analyst
9 7 (5.43%) Network Consultant
9 7 (5.43%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) Security Analyst
9 7 (5.43%) Security Engineer
10 5 (3.88%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.53%) REST
2 7 (5.43%) Middleware
2 7 (5.43%) Spine.js
3 1 (0.78%) Flash
3 1 (0.78%) LAMP
3 1 (0.78%) LDAP
3 1 (0.78%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.78%) RESTful
3 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.26%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.20%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.65%) PKI
5 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.33%) RIA
6 2 (1.55%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.55%) Replication
6 2 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.78%) CESG
7 1 (0.78%) Derivative
7 1 (0.78%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.78%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 57 (44.19%) Windows
2 43 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 28 (21.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (20.16%) Linux
5 14 (10.85%) Windows 10
6 10 (7.75%) Unix
7 7 (5.43%) AIX
7 7 (5.43%) Solaris
8 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.10%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.55%) CentOS
10 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.55%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (18.60%) Load Balancing
3 18 (13.95%) DevOps
3 18 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (10.85%) Reverse Engineering
5 13 (10.08%) Computer Science
5 13 (10.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 13 (10.08%) Network Virtualisation
5 13 (10.08%) NsoIT
6 11 (8.53%) Data Protection
6 11 (8.53%) ITIL
6 11 (8.53%) Network Architecture
6 11 (8.53%) PRINCE2
6 11 (8.53%) Security Monitoring
7 10 (7.75%) Project Management
8 9 (6.98%) ArchiMate
8 9 (6.98%) Software Engineering
8 9 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (6.20%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.93%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.55%) Python
4 1 (0.78%) C
4 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.78%) Perl
4 1 (0.78%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 84 (65.12%) Security Cleared
2 53 (41.09%) SC Cleared
3 50 (38.76%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (22.48%) DV Cleared
5 27 (20.93%) CCNA
6 26 (20.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (17.05%) CCNP
8 19 (14.73%) MCSE
8 19 (14.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (13.18%) MCSA
10 15 (11.63%) OCA
10 15 (11.63%) Oracle Certification
11 10 (7.75%) CCIE
12 3 (2.33%) JNCIE
12 3 (2.33%) TOGAF Certification
13 2 (1.55%) Chartered Engineer
13 2 (1.55%) HNC
13 2 (1.55%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.55%) JNCIP
13 2 (1.55%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.78%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.78%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) RMADS
System Software
1 42 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (25.58%) Active Directory
3 13 (10.08%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (9.30%) VMware NSX
5 9 (6.98%) Docker
6 4 (3.10%) Snort
6 4 (3.10%) vSphere
7 3 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (1.55%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.78%) Squid
9 1 (0.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 35 (27.13%) vCenter Server
2 14 (10.85%) PowerCLI
2 14 (10.85%) SCCM
3 12 (9.30%) SCOM
4 9 (6.98%) Ansible
5 7 (5.43%) Cisco Prime
5 7 (5.43%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (3.88%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (3.10%) Kubernetes
8 4 (3.10%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (2.33%) ArcSight ESM
9 3 (2.33%) vRealize
10 1 (0.78%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.78%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.78%) Opsview
10 1 (0.78%) vMotion
10 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (48.06%) VMware
2 40 (31.01%) Microsoft
3 29 (22.48%) Atlassian
4 21 (16.28%) CheckPoint
5 15 (11.63%) Oracle
6 14 (10.85%) Juniper
7 11 (8.53%) Red Hat
8 9 (6.98%) F5
8 9 (6.98%) McAfee
9 7 (5.43%) Palo Alto
10 6 (4.65%) HP
10 6 (4.65%) Splunk
11 5 (3.88%) Blue Coat
11 5 (3.88%) SolarWinds
11 5 (3.88%) Veeam
12 4 (3.10%) LogRhythm
12 4 (3.10%) ServiceNow
13 3 (2.33%) ArcSight
13 3 (2.33%) Infoblox
13 3 (2.33%) Nokia