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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank 156 182 193
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +11
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 10 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.52% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% 4.10% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 26 6
Median daily rate £382 £406 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.96% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £305 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.48% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £32.52 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-41.57% +43.32%
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
528 756 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.43% 12.75% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 554 475
Median daily rate £470 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 29 22
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.98 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% -12.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (72.22%) CCNP
4 10 (55.56%) Firewall
5 8 (44.44%) VPN
5 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (44.44%) F5
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (38.89%) NX-OS
7 6 (33.33%) Network Security
7 6 (33.33%) ITIL
7 6 (33.33%) LAN
7 6 (33.33%) WAN
7 6 (33.33%) OSPF
7 6 (33.33%) BGP
8 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
8 5 (27.78%) DHCP
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
8 5 (27.78%) DNS
8 5 (27.78%) CCNA
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
9 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
9 4 (22.22%) CCIE
9 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
9 4 (22.22%) MPLS

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 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (44.44%) VPN
3 7 (38.89%) NX-OS
4 6 (33.33%) BGP
4 6 (33.33%) LAN
4 6 (33.33%) Network Security
4 6 (33.33%) OSPF
4 6 (33.33%) WAN
5 5 (27.78%) DHCP
5 5 (27.78%) DNS
5 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
6 4 (22.22%) MPLS
7 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
7 3 (16.67%) IPv4
7 3 (16.67%) IPv6
7 3 (16.67%) SAN
7 3 (16.67%) SSL
7 3 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Network Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Security Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Design Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) MPEG
3 1 (5.56%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) CatOS
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 3 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (16.67%) Network Design
3 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Network Management
4 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) E-Discovery
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 2 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Korn
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (72.22%) CCNP
3 5 (27.78%) CCNA
4 4 (22.22%) CCIE
5 3 (16.67%) CCSE
6 2 (11.11%) CCSA
6 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (5.56%) CCA
7 1 (5.56%) CCDA
7 1 (5.56%) CCSP
7 1 (5.56%) CISSP
7 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (5.56%) Degree
7 1 (5.56%) GIAC
7 1 (5.56%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Snort
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.56%) Firmware
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) EnCase
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
2 1 (5.56%) OpenView
2 1 (5.56%) Proventia
2 1 (5.56%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) F5
3 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) Aruba
6 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
6 2 (11.11%) Juniper
6 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.56%) Akamai
7 1 (5.56%) EMC
7 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
7 1 (5.56%) Infoblox
7 1 (5.56%) NetScout
7 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.56%) ScanSafe
7 1 (5.56%) SevOne
7 1 (5.56%) Sourcefire