Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 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
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 20 32
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 -15
Contract jobs citing Cisco 148 67 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 8.33% 6.36% 5.07%
As % of the Vendors category 16.59% 15.73% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 42 44
Wiltshire median daily rate £434 £413 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.15% +20.00% -5.17%
10th Percentile £349 £224 £206
90th Percentile £575 £518 £554
South West median daily rate £400 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +23.08% -3.70% -4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 14
Wiltshire median hourly rate £46.00 £44.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.37% +15.58% +94.94%
10th Percentile £20.23 £42.50 £36.75
90th Percentile £49.70 £46.50 £46.15
South West median hourly rate £46.00 £22.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +104.44% -41.56% +54.00%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all 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 892 426 552
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 50.20% 40.42% 41.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 254 342
Wiltshire median daily rate £456 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.18% +3.03% +13.79%
10th Percentile £300 £254 £251
90th Percentile £645 £600 £556
South West median daily rate £440 £390 £388
% change year-on-year +12.82% +0.65% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 10 26
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.75 £17.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +144.29% -54.55% +97.44%
10th Percentile £14.79 £17.30 £13.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.99 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £18.37 £38.50
% change year-on-year +117.75% -52.29% +52.48%

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 23 May 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 May 2019. 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
Corsham +6 61 £425 -5.56%
Swindon -5 48 £450 +12.50% 3
Salisbury -12 12 £475 +6.15% 3
Chippenham -6 2 £313 -24.24%
Malmesbury - 1 £461 -
Cisco
South West

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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.

1 101 (68.24%) Security Cleared
2 88 (59.46%) Cisco Certification
3 77 (52.03%) VMware
4 70 (47.30%) Windows
5 67 (45.27%) SC Cleared
6 63 (42.57%) Firewall
7 58 (39.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 55 (37.16%) Windows Server
9 52 (35.14%) CCNA
10 51 (34.46%) DV Cleared
11 43 (29.05%) Microsoft
12 42 (28.38%) vCenter Server
13 39 (26.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 38 (25.68%) CCNP
15 36 (24.32%) Active Directory
15 36 (24.32%) Cisco Nexus
16 33 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (22.30%) Data Centre
17 31 (20.95%) NsoIT
18 30 (20.27%) PowerShell
19 28 (18.92%) Linux
20 26 (17.57%) OSPF
20 26 (17.57%) BGP
21 25 (16.89%) Network Virtualisation
22 22 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
22 22 (14.86%) MCSE
22 22 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
23 21 (14.19%) MCSA
23 21 (14.19%) Cisco ASA
23 21 (14.19%) Reverse Engineering

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 16 (10.81%) Confluence
2 11 (7.43%) MS Exchange
3 10 (6.76%) CMS
4 5 (3.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.35%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.68%) Apache
6 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.05%) Office 365
2 3 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.03%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.68%) IaaS
3 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (42.57%) Firewall
2 36 (24.32%) Cisco Nexus
3 26 (17.57%) BGP
3 26 (17.57%) OSPF
4 21 (14.19%) Cisco ASA
4 21 (14.19%) Cisco IOS
4 21 (14.19%) DMVPN
5 19 (12.84%) DNS
5 19 (12.84%) VXLAN
6 18 (12.16%) Multicast
7 17 (11.49%) WAN
8 15 (10.14%) DHCP
8 15 (10.14%) TCP/IP
9 14 (9.46%) Network Security
10 13 (8.78%) Unified Communications
11 12 (8.11%) LAN
12 11 (7.43%) Intrusion Detection
13 9 (6.08%) VLAN
14 8 (5.41%) SAN
14 8 (5.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (10.81%) JIRA
2 15 (10.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (6.76%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.41%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.03%) Gerrit
5 3 (2.03%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (4.73%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.70%) Finance
2 4 (2.70%) Military
3 3 (2.03%) Banking
3 3 (2.03%) Legal
4 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 46 (31.08%) Network Engineer
2 21 (14.19%) Designer
3 19 (12.84%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 14 (9.46%) Automation Engineer
5 11 (7.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (7.43%) PowerShell Engineer
6 10 (6.76%) Consultant
6 10 (6.76%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 9 (6.08%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Analyst
8 8 (5.41%) Infrastructure Designer
8 8 (5.41%) Security Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) VMware Engineer
9 7 (4.73%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (4.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (4.73%) Network Designer
9 7 (4.73%) Network Security Engineer
10 6 (4.05%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 6 (4.05%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 6 (4.05%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.16%) Spine.js
2 11 (7.43%) REST
3 5 (3.38%) XMPP
4 2 (1.35%) Django
4 2 (1.35%) Middleware
5 1 (0.68%) .NET
5 1 (0.68%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.68%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.68%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.30%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.05%) PKI
2 6 (4.05%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.35%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (0.68%) Cyberattack
5 1 (0.68%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (0.68%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.68%) Replication
5 1 (0.68%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 70 (47.30%) Windows
2 55 (37.16%) Windows Server
3 28 (18.92%) Linux
4 17 (11.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (8.78%) Windows 10
6 7 (4.73%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.38%) Unix
8 2 (1.35%) AIX
8 2 (1.35%) Solaris
8 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (20.95%) NsoIT
3 25 (16.89%) Network Virtualisation
4 22 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (14.19%) Deployment Automation
5 21 (14.19%) Infrastructure Automation
5 21 (14.19%) Reverse Engineering
6 20 (13.51%) Network Architecture
6 20 (13.51%) Software Engineering
7 17 (11.49%) Computer Science
7 17 (11.49%) ITIL
8 13 (8.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (8.78%) Load Balancing
8 13 (8.78%) Migration
9 10 (6.76%) DevOps
9 10 (6.76%) PRINCE2
9 10 (6.76%) SIEM
10 9 (6.08%) Data Protection
10 9 (6.08%) Security Monitoring
11 7 (4.73%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.27%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.38%) C
3 4 (2.70%) SQL
4 3 (2.03%) Python
5 2 (1.35%) C#
5 2 (1.35%) C++
5 2 (1.35%) Java
5 2 (1.35%) Lua
5 2 (1.35%) PHP
6 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 101 (68.24%) Security Cleared
2 88 (59.46%) Cisco Certification
3 67 (45.27%) SC Cleared
4 52 (35.14%) CCNA
5 51 (34.46%) DV Cleared
6 39 (26.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 38 (25.68%) CCNP
8 22 (14.86%) MCSE
8 22 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (14.19%) MCSA
10 12 (8.11%) CCIE
11 10 (6.76%) OCA
11 10 (6.76%) Oracle Certification
12 7 (4.73%) Chartered Engineer
13 6 (4.05%) CEH
13 6 (4.05%) SANS
14 5 (3.38%) CCDP
14 5 (3.38%) CESG Certified Professional
14 5 (3.38%) CREST Certified
15 4 (2.70%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) RMADS
System Software
1 58 (39.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (24.32%) Active Directory
3 18 (12.16%) VMware NSX
4 8 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (4.05%) vSphere
6 3 (2.03%) Docker
6 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (2.03%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (2.03%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.35%) Snort
8 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.68%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 42 (28.38%) vCenter Server
2 21 (14.19%) PowerCLI
3 18 (12.16%) SCCM
4 16 (10.81%) SCOM
5 10 (6.76%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (4.73%) WSUS
7 5 (3.38%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
9 3 (2.03%) Ansible
9 3 (2.03%) QRadar
9 3 (2.03%) vRealize
10 2 (1.35%) ArcSight ESM
10 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (1.35%) Stealthwatch
10 2 (1.35%) systemd
10 2 (1.35%) TrustSec
11 1 (0.68%) Cisco LMS
11 1 (0.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.68%) Opsview
11 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 77 (52.03%) VMware
2 43 (29.05%) Microsoft
3 20 (13.51%) Atlassian
4 15 (10.14%) HP
5 13 (8.78%) Juniper
6 10 (6.76%) CheckPoint
6 10 (6.76%) McAfee
6 10 (6.76%) Oracle
7 8 (5.41%) ArcSight
7 8 (5.41%) F5
8 6 (4.05%) Gemalto
9 4 (2.70%) Blue Coat
9 4 (2.70%) Nokia
9 4 (2.70%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.70%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.03%) FireEye
10 3 (2.03%) Meraki
10 3 (2.03%) Nortel
10 3 (2.03%) Remedy
11 2 (1.35%) Riverbed