Period
to 24 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 May 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 55 32
Rank change year-on-year -31 -23 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 123 172 292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.53% 4.07% 5.16%
As % of the Vendors category 6.93% 10.81% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 97 185
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +22.95%
10th Percentile £222 £260 £199
90th Percentile £575 £530 £464
England median daily rate £395 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 14
Yorkshire median hourly rate £60.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% - +44.00%
England median hourly rate £19.25 £22.50 £20.13
% change year-on-year -14.44% +11.80% -8.52%

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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,776 1,591 2,238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 36.50% 37.66% 39.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,162 954 1,457
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -1.90% +12.86%
10th Percentile £235 £258 £256
90th Percentile £540 £538 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 75 92
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.65 £9.80 £8.61
90th Percentile £40.40 £25.20 £22.95
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco in Yorkshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
West Yorkshire -45 63 £425 - 47
South Yorkshire -13 34 £375 +7.14% 11
North Yorkshire -8 16 £291 -31.47% 9
East Yorkshire 0 5 £236 - 2
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 53 (43.09%) Firewall
2 47 (38.21%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (32.52%) CCNP
4 38 (30.89%) CheckPoint
4 38 (30.89%) Data Centre
5 34 (27.64%) VMware
6 31 (25.20%) Cisco ASA
7 29 (23.58%) CCNA
8 28 (22.76%) Microsoft
9 26 (21.14%) WAN
9 26 (21.14%) F5
10 19 (15.45%) Security Cleared
11 18 (14.63%) BGP
11 18 (14.63%) MPLS
11 18 (14.63%) Finance
11 18 (14.63%) LAN
12 17 (13.82%) ITIL
12 17 (13.82%) Windows
12 17 (13.82%) VPN
12 17 (13.82%) SC Cleared
13 16 (13.01%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (13.01%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (12.20%) Windows Server
14 15 (12.20%) Network Security
14 15 (12.20%) VoIP
15 14 (11.38%) Active Directory
15 14 (11.38%) Cisco Nexus
16 13 (10.57%) Juniper
16 13 (10.57%) Linux
17 11 (8.94%) Wireless

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (3.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.44%) Confluence
2 3 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.63%) Apache
3 2 (1.63%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (1.63%) Apache Synapse
3 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.63%) JBoss
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.63%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.63%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.81%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.07%) Office 365
3 3 (2.44%) GitHub
3 3 (2.44%) OpenDNS
4 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.81%) IaaS
4 1 (0.81%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.81%) PaaS
4 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (43.09%) Firewall
2 31 (25.20%) Cisco ASA
3 26 (21.14%) WAN
4 18 (14.63%) BGP
4 18 (14.63%) LAN
4 18 (14.63%) MPLS
5 17 (13.82%) VPN
6 15 (12.20%) Network Security
6 15 (12.20%) VoIP
7 14 (11.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (8.94%) Wireless
9 10 (8.13%) DNS
9 10 (8.13%) TCP/IP
10 9 (7.32%) Internet
11 8 (6.50%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (6.50%) OSPF
12 7 (5.69%) EIGRP
12 7 (5.69%) IPsec
12 7 (5.69%) Spanning Tree
13 6 (4.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.81%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (14.63%) Finance
2 5 (4.07%) Banking
3 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.63%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.63%) Games
4 2 (1.63%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.63%) Marketing
4 2 (1.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Law
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 46 (37.40%) Network Engineer
2 20 (16.26%) Architect
2 20 (16.26%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (11.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (10.57%) Firewall Engineer
4 13 (10.57%) Network Architect
5 12 (9.76%) Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) Security Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Network Analyst
8 6 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Blue Coat Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Lead Architect
9 5 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Enterprise Architect
10 4 (3.25%) NOC Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Security Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.44%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.63%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (1.63%) Apache Camel
2 2 (1.63%) Kafka
2 2 (1.63%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (1.63%) RESTful
2 2 (1.63%) Velocity
3 1 (0.81%) LDAP
3 1 (0.81%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (30.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.44%) Driving Licence
2 3 (2.44%) Public Cloud
2 3 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (2.44%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 2 (1.63%) TM Forum
4 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.81%) NHS
4 1 (0.81%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.82%) Windows
2 15 (12.20%) Windows Server
3 13 (10.57%) Linux
4 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.25%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.81%) HPUX
7 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.81%) Unix
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.82%) ITIL
2 11 (8.94%) Network Design
3 10 (8.13%) Incident Management
3 10 (8.13%) Migration
4 8 (6.50%) Change Control
5 7 (5.69%) High Availability
5 7 (5.69%) Information Security
6 6 (4.88%) PRINCE2
6 6 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (4.07%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.07%) Coaching
7 5 (4.07%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.07%) Network Virtualisation
7 5 (4.07%) Open Source
7 5 (4.07%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (3.25%) Patch Management
8 4 (3.25%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (3.25%) Security Architecture
8 4 (3.25%) Task Automation
8 4 (3.25%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.50%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.88%) Python
3 2 (1.63%) SQL
4 1 (0.81%) C
4 1 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (38.21%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (32.52%) CCNP
3 29 (23.58%) CCNA
4 19 (15.45%) Security Cleared
5 17 (13.82%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.88%) CCDE
7 5 (4.07%) CCIP
7 5 (4.07%) CCSP
8 4 (3.25%) CISM
8 4 (3.25%) CISSP
8 4 (3.25%) Degree
8 4 (3.25%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 4 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (3.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (2.44%) CCSA
9 3 (2.44%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (2.44%) CLAS
10 2 (1.63%) CCDP
10 2 (1.63%) CCIE
10 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.88%) SLA
3 5 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.25%) GDPR
4 4 (3.25%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (13.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (11.38%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.50%) vSphere
4 6 (4.88%) ProxySG
5 4 (3.25%) VMware NSX
5 4 (3.25%) XenApp
6 3 (2.44%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.44%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.44%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.44%) XenServer
7 2 (1.63%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.81%) pfSense
8 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (5.69%) SCCM
2 5 (4.07%) Ansible
3 4 (3.25%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.81%) Nessus
4 1 (0.81%) SCOM
4 1 (0.81%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.81%) SmoothWall
4 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.81%) vMotion
Vendors
1 38 (30.89%) CheckPoint
2 34 (27.64%) VMware
3 28 (22.76%) Microsoft
4 26 (21.14%) F5
5 13 (10.57%) Juniper
6 11 (8.94%) Citrix
7 9 (7.32%) Blue Coat
7 9 (7.32%) Dell
8 8 (6.50%) NetApp
9 7 (5.69%) EMC
9 7 (5.69%) Fortinet
9 7 (5.69%) Splunk
10 6 (4.88%) Symantec
11 5 (4.07%) Brocade
12 4 (3.25%) Capita
12 4 (3.25%) HP
13 3 (2.44%) BMC
13 3 (2.44%) Ericsson
13 3 (2.44%) IBM
13 3 (2.44%) Oracle