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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 188 222 197
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -25
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 15 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.085% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 0.73% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 9
Average daily rate
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£500 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £403 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £423 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.63 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +48.57%
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
722 826 912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.66% 11.67% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 533 605
Average daily rate £375 £425 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 37
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.33 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.11% -10.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £39.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (84.85%) Firewall
3 26 (78.79%) CheckPoint
4 22 (66.67%) LAN
5 21 (63.64%) F5
6 20 (60.61%) WAN
7 18 (54.55%) VPN
8 17 (51.52%) Mentoring
9 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (48.48%) Juniper
10 15 (45.45%) TCP/IP
10 15 (45.45%) BGP
10 15 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (42.42%) OSPF
11 14 (42.42%) CCNP
12 13 (39.39%) Finance
12 13 (39.39%) Blue Coat
13 12 (36.36%) Banking
14 11 (33.33%) Sourcefire
14 11 (33.33%) VLAN
14 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (30.30%) HSRP
15 10 (30.30%) CCSE
15 10 (30.30%) Network Security
15 10 (30.30%) Internet
16 9 (27.27%) VRRP
17 7 (21.21%) DNS
17 7 (21.21%) SSL
17 7 (21.21%) DHCP
18 6 (18.18%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (84.85%) Firewall
2 22 (66.67%) LAN
3 20 (60.61%) WAN
4 18 (54.55%) VPN
5 15 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 15 (45.45%) BGP
5 15 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (42.42%) OSPF
7 11 (33.33%) VLAN
8 10 (30.30%) HSRP
8 10 (30.30%) Network Security
8 10 (30.30%) Internet
9 9 (27.27%) VRRP
10 7 (21.21%) DNS
10 7 (21.21%) SSL
10 7 (21.21%) DHCP
11 6 (18.18%) Reverse Proxy
12 5 (15.15%) EIGRP
12 5 (15.15%) Wireless
12 5 (15.15%) WLAN
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Banking
3 5 (15.15%) Spanish Language
3 5 (15.15%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Security Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Security Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Communications Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) IP Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Voice Network Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) PKI
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Replication
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) UNIX
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Mentoring
2 6 (18.18%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) Project Planning
4 4 (12.12%) Low Latency
4 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
5 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.03%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
1 2 (6.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (42.42%) CCNP
3 10 (30.30%) CCSE
4 5 (15.15%) CCNA
5 4 (12.12%) CCSA
6 3 (9.09%) CCVP
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.03%) MCITP
7 1 (3.03%) MCSE
7 1 (3.03%) CCDP
7 1 (3.03%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) ProxySG
2 5 (15.15%) Snort
2 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (6.06%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (78.79%) CheckPoint
3 21 (63.64%) F5
4 16 (48.48%) Juniper
5 13 (39.39%) Blue Coat
6 11 (33.33%) Sourcefire
7 3 (9.09%) Speakerbus
8 2 (6.06%) HP
8 2 (6.06%) Dell
8 2 (6.06%) Intel
8 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.06%) McAfee
8 2 (6.06%) Kaseya
8 2 (6.06%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (3.03%) Computacenter
9 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
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