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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 177 187 216
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +29
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 31 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.05% 1.66% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £269 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £22.69 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.67% +10.68%
Cisco IOS
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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
766 722 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.08% 12.44% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 488 531
Average daily rate £425 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £236 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 36
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.50 £43.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% -52.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.58 £160.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (60.00%) BGP
3 32 (58.18%) Firewall
4 31 (56.36%) OSPF
5 29 (52.73%) DNS
6 27 (49.09%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (43.64%) F5
8 23 (41.82%) WAN
9 22 (40.00%) DHCP
9 22 (40.00%) Finance
10 21 (38.18%) CheckPoint
10 21 (38.18%) LAN
10 21 (38.18%) Cisco Nexus
11 19 (34.55%) CCNP
12 16 (29.09%) EIGRP
13 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
14 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
14 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
15 13 (23.64%) VPN
15 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (21.82%) Linux
16 12 (21.82%) MCSE
16 12 (21.82%) NX-OS
16 12 (21.82%) CCSE
17 11 (20.00%) Network Security
17 11 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
18 10 (18.18%) MS Office
18 10 (18.18%) Windows
18 10 (18.18%) CCIE
18 10 (18.18%) CCSA

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.64%) Lync
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 33 (60.00%) BGP
2 32 (58.18%) Firewall
3 31 (56.36%) OSPF
4 29 (52.73%) DNS
5 23 (41.82%) WAN
6 22 (40.00%) DHCP
7 21 (38.18%) LAN
7 21 (38.18%) Cisco Nexus
8 16 (29.09%) EIGRP
9 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
10 13 (23.64%) VPN
11 12 (21.82%) NX-OS
12 11 (20.00%) Network Security
12 11 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (16.36%) BIG-IP
14 8 (14.55%) VLAN
14 8 (14.55%) MPLS
14 8 (14.55%) Internet
14 8 (14.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 8 (14.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Banking
3 6 (10.91%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (47.27%) Network Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Network Specialist
3 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Security Specialist
7 2 (3.64%) Network Support
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco Support
7 2 (3.64%) IT Security Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Network Security Specialist
7 2 (3.64%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) .NET
1 2 (3.64%) XMPP
2 1 (1.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) PKI
4 2 (3.64%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.64%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.82%) iPhone
5 1 (1.82%) iPad
5 1 (1.82%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) CESG
5 1 (1.82%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.82%) RMADS
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Linux
2 10 (18.18%) Windows
3 7 (12.73%) Debian
4 6 (10.91%) UNIX
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.64%) Android
6 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.64%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Load Balancing
2 6 (10.91%) ITIL
3 4 (7.27%) Service Management
3 4 (7.27%) Network Management
3 4 (7.27%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
4 3 (5.45%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (5.45%) Line Management
4 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.45%) Migration
5 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.64%) Project Management
5 2 (3.64%) Security Management
5 2 (3.64%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.64%) Cyber Security
5 2 (3.64%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) VBScript
2 2 (3.64%) Python
2 2 (3.64%) Tcl
2 2 (3.64%) Lisp
2 2 (3.64%) Ruby
2 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (49.09%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (34.55%) CCNP
3 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (21.82%) CCSE
4 12 (21.82%) MCSE
5 10 (18.18%) CCIE
5 10 (18.18%) CCSA
6 9 (16.36%) MCSA
7 8 (14.55%) CCNA
8 7 (12.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.64%) CCVP
9 2 (3.64%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (3.64%) CCDA
9 2 (3.64%) CCIP
10 1 (1.82%) CISSP
10 1 (1.82%) MCP
10 1 (1.82%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.82%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.82%) Degree
10 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.82%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.27%) Snort
4 2 (3.64%) Squid
5 1 (1.82%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.82%) Casper Suite
2 1 (1.82%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (43.64%) F5
3 21 (38.18%) CheckPoint
4 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 10 (18.18%) VMware
6 8 (14.55%) Juniper
7 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
8 6 (10.91%) Infoblox
9 5 (9.09%) Blue Coat
10 3 (5.45%) Sourcefire
10 3 (5.45%) Citrix
11 2 (3.64%) Riverbed
11 2 (3.64%) Polycom
11 2 (3.64%) Radware
11 2 (3.64%) 3Com
11 2 (3.64%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.64%) Imperva
11 2 (3.64%) Akamai
11 2 (3.64%) Brocade
11 2 (3.64%) McAfee
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