The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank 101 115 120
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 12 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.53% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.47% 1.05% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £413 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £41.29 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.98% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £21.53 £32.60
% change year-on-year
+88.15% -33.96%
Cisco IOS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
486 571 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.55% 22.23% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 275 239
Median daily rate £365 £338 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.41% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cisco IOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco IOS across the Berkshire region.

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cisco IOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cisco IOS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +18 5 £423 +30.15%
Maidenhead - 5 £360 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Cisco IOS
South East

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (48.00%) BGP
2 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (44.00%) OSPF
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (40.00%) CCNP
5 9 (36.00%) LAN
5 9 (36.00%) WAN
5 9 (36.00%) Nokia
5 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
5 9 (36.00%) EIGRP
5 9 (36.00%) Wireless
5 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
5 9 (36.00%) Fortinet
5 9 (36.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (32.00%) Windows
7 7 (28.00%) VMware
7 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (24.00%) Skype for Business
8 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (24.00%) SMTP
8 6 (24.00%) DHCP
8 6 (24.00%) CCNA
8 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (24.00%) HP
8 6 (24.00%) DNS
9 5 (20.00%) Symantec

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (24.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) BGP
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (44.00%) OSPF
3 10 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 9 (36.00%) EIGRP
4 9 (36.00%) LAN
4 9 (36.00%) WAN
4 9 (36.00%) Wireless
5 6 (24.00%) DHCP
5 6 (24.00%) DNS
5 6 (24.00%) SMTP
6 5 (20.00%) Skype
7 4 (16.00%) Firewall
7 4 (16.00%) IPsec
8 3 (12.00%) MPLS
9 2 (8.00%) Internet
9 2 (8.00%) IP Telephony
9 2 (8.00%) ISDN
9 2 (8.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.00%) Electronics
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Switch Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Eurex
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Android
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (16.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) FreeBSD
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
4 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 5 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 5 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 5 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Network Design
3 2 (8.00%) Change Control
3 2 (8.00%) Validation
4 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Network Packet Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Presales
4 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.00%) Release Management
4 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (40.00%) CCNP
3 6 (24.00%) CCNA
4 3 (12.00%) CCIE
5 2 (8.00%) JNCIA
5 2 (8.00%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.00%) CCDA
6 1 (4.00%) CCENT
6 1 (4.00%) CCIP
6 1 (4.00%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (4.00%) JNCIP
6 1 (4.00%) MCSE
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) AirWatch
1 5 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (36.00%) Fortinet
2 9 (36.00%) Nokia
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (28.00%) VMware
5 6 (24.00%) HP
6 5 (20.00%) MobileIron
6 5 (20.00%) Symantec
7 4 (16.00%) Juniper
8 2 (8.00%) F5
9 1 (4.00%) Apple
9 1 (4.00%) Avaya
9 1 (4.00%) EMC
9 1 (4.00%) Mitel
9 1 (4.00%) Oracle
9 1 (4.00%) Red Hat