The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 192 212 205
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 13 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 1.14% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £360 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £20.50 £25.57
% change year-on-year
+10.68% -19.82%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
715 789 960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.12% 11.10% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 526 636
Average daily rate £388 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 42
Average hourly rate £22.00 £43.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.42% +112.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £40.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
Cisco IOS
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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 25 July 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 25 July 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 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (64.71%) LAN
3 20 (58.82%) WAN
4 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (47.06%) Firewall
6 14 (41.18%) CheckPoint
6 14 (41.18%) BGP
6 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
6 14 (41.18%) VPN
7 13 (38.24%) OSPF
7 13 (38.24%) Network Security
8 12 (35.29%) VLAN
8 12 (35.29%) CCNP
9 10 (29.41%) Wireless
9 10 (29.41%) F5
10 9 (26.47%) HSRP
10 9 (26.47%) Cisco CUCM
10 9 (26.47%) MPLS
10 9 (26.47%) WLAN
11 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (20.59%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (20.59%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (20.59%) DHCP
12 7 (20.59%) DNS
12 7 (20.59%) Linux
12 7 (20.59%) EIGRP
13 6 (17.65%) Juniper
13 6 (17.65%) Windows
14 5 (14.71%) Blue Coat

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (5.88%) IIS
1 2 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Lync
2 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) LAN
2 20 (58.82%) WAN
3 16 (47.06%) Firewall
4 14 (41.18%) BGP
4 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
4 14 (41.18%) VPN
5 13 (38.24%) OSPF
5 13 (38.24%) Network Security
6 12 (35.29%) VLAN
7 10 (29.41%) Wireless
8 9 (26.47%) HSRP
8 9 (26.47%) WLAN
8 9 (26.47%) MPLS
9 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (20.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (20.59%) EIGRP
10 7 (20.59%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (20.59%) DNS
10 7 (20.59%) DHCP
11 5 (14.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.94%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JUnit
1 1 (2.94%) JMeter
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (11.76%) Banking
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Communications Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Network Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (2.94%) Network Specialist
5 1 (2.94%) Management Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) DCOM
1 1 (2.94%) SOAP
1 1 (2.94%) CORBA
1 1 (2.94%) Xerces
1 1 (2.94%) Xalan
1 1 (2.94%) XMPP
1 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (2.94%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
1 3 (8.82%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.94%) FMCG
2 1 (2.94%) Open Source
2 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) PKI
2 1 (2.94%) Statistics
2 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) UNIX
4 2 (5.88%) Solaris
4 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.88%) Debian
4 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.94%) Android
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.94%) OpenSolaris
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) SUSE
5 1 (2.94%) AIX
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (8.82%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
2 3 (8.82%) Change Management
2 3 (8.82%) Network Management
3 2 (5.88%) Migration
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL
3 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.94%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.94%) Low Latency
4 1 (2.94%) Project Management
4 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Perl
2 2 (5.88%) C
2 2 (5.88%) Python
2 2 (5.88%) Korn
2 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.94%) C-shell
3 1 (2.94%) Lisp
3 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.94%) Ruby
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) C++
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
3 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (35.29%) CCNP
3 5 (14.71%) CCVP
4 4 (11.76%) CCNA
5 3 (8.82%) CCIE
5 3 (8.82%) Degree
6 2 (5.88%) MCSA
6 2 (5.88%) CCSE
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.88%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Snort
2 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) KVM
3 2 (5.88%) Squid
3 2 (5.88%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.94%) OpenSSH
4 1 (2.94%) Dovecot
4 1 (2.94%) Xen
4 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.94%) NFS
4 1 (2.94%) qmail
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.88%) ZENworks
2 2 (5.88%) OpenView
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.94%) Nagios
3 1 (2.94%) DameWare
3 1 (2.94%) OVSD
3 1 (2.94%) Nessus
3 1 (2.94%) Cacti
3 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.94%) Puppet
3 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.94%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.94%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (41.18%) CheckPoint
3 10 (29.41%) F5
4 6 (17.65%) Juniper
5 5 (14.71%) Riverbed
5 5 (14.71%) Blue Coat
5 5 (14.71%) Speakerbus
6 4 (11.76%) Sourcefire
6 4 (11.76%) Aruba
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.82%) Symantec
7 3 (8.82%) Citrix
7 3 (8.82%) VMware
7 3 (8.82%) Polycom
8 2 (5.88%) Nokia
8 2 (5.88%) Remedy
8 2 (5.88%) HP
8 2 (5.88%) Dell
8 2 (5.88%) IBM
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle
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