The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 157 191 187
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 32 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.66% 2.09% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 3
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £352 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £394 £263
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £15.00 £65.75
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -77.18%
Cisco IOS
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
686 670 801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.36% 11.04% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 441 543
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £235 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 40
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.50 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% -57.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.75 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cisco IOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Cisco IOS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco IOS.

1 49 (100.00%) Cisco
2 36 (73.47%) Firewall
3 32 (65.31%) F5
4 25 (51.02%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (51.02%) OSPF
5 24 (48.98%) BGP
5 24 (48.98%) CheckPoint
6 22 (44.90%) CCNP
7 21 (42.86%) DNS
7 21 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (36.73%) Network Security
8 18 (36.73%) DHCP
8 18 (36.73%) Linux
8 18 (36.73%) Finance
8 18 (36.73%) CCSE
9 17 (34.69%) BIG-IP
9 17 (34.69%) VMware
9 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (34.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 16 (32.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 16 (32.65%) Blue Coat
11 15 (30.61%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (28.57%) Load Balancing
13 13 (26.53%) Citrix
14 12 (24.49%) NetScreen
14 12 (24.49%) Internet
14 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
14 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
14 12 (24.49%) LAN
14 12 (24.49%) Infoblox

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Cisco IOS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco IOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (73.47%) Firewall
2 25 (51.02%) OSPF
3 24 (48.98%) BGP
4 21 (42.86%) DNS
4 21 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (36.73%) Network Security
5 18 (36.73%) DHCP
6 17 (34.69%) BIG-IP
6 17 (34.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 16 (32.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 15 (30.61%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (24.49%) DMVPN
9 12 (24.49%) NetScreen
9 12 (24.49%) Internet
9 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
9 12 (24.49%) LAN
10 11 (22.45%) WAN
11 10 (20.41%) VPN
12 6 (12.24%) EIGRP
12 6 (12.24%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.08%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Network Engineer
2 13 (26.53%) Network Specialist
3 11 (22.45%) Security Specialist
3 11 (22.45%) Network Security Specialist
4 6 (12.24%) Security Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) IP Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Security Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Network Security Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Network Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (2.04%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) CSS
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Thin Client
1 11 (22.45%) Fat Client
2 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.20%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (6.12%) PKI
5 1 (2.04%) RMADS
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
5 1 (2.04%) Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) CESG
5 1 (2.04%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) UNIX
3 6 (12.24%) Windows
4 5 (10.20%) Debian
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
3 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.20%) Line Management
5 4 (8.16%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) Network Management
6 3 (6.12%) Project Management
7 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.08%) Network Design
8 1 (2.04%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.04%) Investment Management
8 1 (2.04%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.04%) Migration
8 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.04%) Information Security
8 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) C
2 4 (8.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (44.90%) CCNP
3 18 (36.73%) CCSE
4 6 (12.24%) MCSE
4 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (10.20%) MCSA
5 5 (10.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (8.16%) CISSP
7 3 (6.12%) CCSA
7 3 (6.12%) CCNA
8 2 (4.08%) CCIE
8 2 (4.08%) CISM
9 1 (2.04%) CCDP
9 1 (2.04%) JNCIS
9 1 (2.04%) JNCIP
9 1 (2.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.08%) ProxySG
3 2 (4.08%) Snort
3 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCOM
1 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.04%) SCOrch
1 1 (2.04%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (65.31%) F5
3 24 (48.98%) CheckPoint
4 17 (34.69%) VMware
5 16 (32.65%) Blue Coat
6 13 (26.53%) Citrix
7 12 (24.49%) Infoblox
7 12 (24.49%) Imperva
8 9 (18.37%) Juniper
9 7 (14.29%) HP
10 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
11 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
12 4 (8.16%) Sourcefire
12 4 (8.16%) Reuters
12 4 (8.16%) Bloomberg
13 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
14 1 (2.04%) BT
14 1 (2.04%) Aerohive Networks
14 1 (2.04%) Prolexic
14 1 (2.04%) ScanSafe
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago