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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 182 217 210
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 18 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.27% 1.61% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £360 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.60 £20.25 £28.07
% change year-on-year
+60.96% -27.85%
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
794 871 981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.48% 11.84% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 581 644
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 44
Average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% +15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £16.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, 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 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (61.11%) LAN
2 22 (61.11%) Firewall
3 20 (55.56%) WAN
4 19 (52.78%) VPN
4 19 (52.78%) CheckPoint
5 16 (44.44%) Network Security
6 15 (41.67%) TCP/IP
7 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (38.89%) OSPF
7 14 (38.89%) BGP
7 14 (38.89%) VLAN
7 14 (38.89%) F5
8 12 (33.33%) Juniper
8 12 (33.33%) CCNP
9 11 (30.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (30.56%) HSRP
10 10 (27.78%) Blue Coat
11 9 (25.00%) Finance
12 8 (22.22%) Wireless
12 8 (22.22%) VRRP
12 8 (22.22%) WLAN
13 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (19.44%) Cisco CUCM
13 7 (19.44%) Sourcefire
13 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (16.67%) Snort
14 6 (16.67%) Internet
14 6 (16.67%) MPLS
14 6 (16.67%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.56%) Apache
1 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.78%) TorqueBox
2 1 (2.78%) Lync
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) LAN
1 22 (61.11%) Firewall
2 20 (55.56%) WAN
3 19 (52.78%) VPN
4 16 (44.44%) Network Security
5 15 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 14 (38.89%) OSPF
6 14 (38.89%) BGP
6 14 (38.89%) VLAN
7 11 (30.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (30.56%) HSRP
8 8 (22.22%) Wireless
8 8 (22.22%) VRRP
8 8 (22.22%) WLAN
9 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (16.67%) Internet
10 6 (16.67%) MPLS
10 6 (16.67%) DHCP
10 6 (16.67%) DNS
10 6 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.78%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JUnit
1 1 (2.78%) JMeter
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Back Office
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Security Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Communications Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Network Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.78%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Security Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.78%) UNIX Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Network Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) XMPP
2 1 (2.78%) SOAP
2 1 (2.78%) CORBA
2 1 (2.78%) Xerces
2 1 (2.78%) Xalan
2 1 (2.78%) wxWidgets
2 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.33%) PKI
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) FMCG
3 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) UNIX
3 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.56%) Debian
3 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.56%) Solaris
4 1 (2.78%) AIX
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.78%) SUSE
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) OpenSolaris
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (11.11%) Low Latency
3 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.56%) Network Management
4 2 (5.56%) Migration
4 2 (5.56%) Change Management
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.78%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Korn
2 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.56%) Python
2 2 (5.56%) C
2 2 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) Lisp
3 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.78%) C-shell
3 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (33.33%) CCNP
3 5 (13.89%) CCVP
4 4 (11.11%) CCNA
5 3 (8.33%) CCSE
6 2 (5.56%) Degree
6 2 (5.56%) MCSA
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.56%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.78%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Snort
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.56%) Squid
4 2 (5.56%) Sendmail
4 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.56%) KVM
4 2 (5.56%) ProxySG
5 1 (2.78%) NFS
5 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.78%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.78%) Dovecot
5 1 (2.78%) qmail
5 1 (2.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.78%) OpenSSH
5 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (5.56%) ZENworks
3 2 (5.56%) OpenView
4 1 (2.78%) OVSD
4 1 (2.78%) DameWare
4 1 (2.78%) Nagios
4 1 (2.78%) Puppet
4 1 (2.78%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.78%) RANCID
4 1 (2.78%) Cacti
4 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.78%) Nessus
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (52.78%) CheckPoint
3 14 (38.89%) F5
4 12 (33.33%) Juniper
5 10 (27.78%) Blue Coat
6 7 (19.44%) Sourcefire
7 5 (13.89%) Speakerbus
8 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.33%) VMware
8 3 (8.33%) Symantec
8 3 (8.33%) Aruba
9 2 (5.56%) Bomgar
9 2 (5.56%) Nokia
9 2 (5.56%) Remedy
9 2 (5.56%) Oracle
9 2 (5.56%) IBM
9 2 (5.56%) HP
9 2 (5.56%) Dell
9 2 (5.56%) Citrix
10 1 (2.78%) Sybase
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