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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco IOS
London / City of London
Rank 139 147 164
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 10 4 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.12% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.82% 1.13% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 27
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £375 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £375 £401
% change year-on-year
-14.66% -6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £44.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +91.30%

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
354 354 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.14% 11.06% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 250 502
Median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +60.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £25.78 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) Finance
3 12 (70.59%) CCNP
3 12 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (64.71%) Firewall
4 11 (64.71%) F5
5 8 (47.06%) WAN
6 7 (41.18%) LAN
6 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (35.29%) Wireless
7 6 (35.29%) Banking
8 5 (29.41%) Financial Institution
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
9 4 (23.53%) NX-OS
9 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (23.53%) Blue Coat
9 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
9 4 (23.53%) Network Security
9 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
9 4 (23.53%) Citrix
9 4 (23.53%) OSPF
9 4 (23.53%) BGP
9 4 (23.53%) VMware
10 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
10 3 (17.65%) BIG-IP
10 3 (17.65%) MPLS
10 3 (17.65%) SNMP
10 3 (17.65%) VPN

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

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (17.65%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) WAN
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (41.18%) LAN
4 6 (35.29%) Wireless
5 4 (23.53%) BGP
5 4 (23.53%) Network Security
5 4 (23.53%) NX-OS
5 4 (23.53%) OSPF
6 3 (17.65%) BIG-IP
6 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
6 3 (17.65%) HSRP
6 3 (17.65%) IGMP
6 3 (17.65%) MPLS
6 3 (17.65%) SNMP
6 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
6 3 (17.65%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (11.76%) Multicast
7 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 5 (29.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (5.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Project Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) XMPP
2 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
2 3 (17.65%) High Availability
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (17.65%) Network Management
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) CCNP
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCIE
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) GPFS
3 1 (5.88%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) F5
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Blue Coat
4 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Aruba
5 3 (17.65%) Meraki
5 3 (17.65%) NetScout
5 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
5 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
6 2 (11.76%) Juniper
6 2 (11.76%) Symantec
7 1 (5.88%) Imperva
7 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.88%) Splunk