The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 145 110 124
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +14
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 1 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.032% 0.46% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 3.13% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.60 £20.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+60.96% -26.36%
Cisco IOS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
472 351 610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.92% 14.74% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 135 254
Average daily rate £338 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £188 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 42 70
Average hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £36.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco IOS across the East of England region.

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Cisco IOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS across the East of England region.

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Cisco IOS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -16 1 £450 - 3
Suffolk - - - -
Essex - - - -
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (61.54%) CheckPoint
3 8 (61.54%) DHCP
3 8 (61.54%) DNS
4 7 (53.85%) OSPF
4 7 (53.85%) BGP
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) F5
5 6 (46.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (46.15%) Network Security
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (46.15%) Infoblox
5 6 (46.15%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
6 5 (38.46%) Thin Client
6 5 (38.46%) CCNP
6 5 (38.46%) BIG-IP
6 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
6 5 (38.46%) CCSE
6 5 (38.46%) NetScreen
6 5 (38.46%) Citrix
6 5 (38.46%) Imperva
6 5 (38.46%) Fat Client
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (38.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (38.46%) DMVPN
7 3 (23.08%) CCNA

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) DHCP
2 8 (61.54%) DNS
3 7 (53.85%) OSPF
3 7 (53.85%) BGP
4 6 (46.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (46.15%) Network Security
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (38.46%) BIG-IP
5 5 (38.46%) NetScreen
5 5 (38.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (38.46%) DMVPN
6 3 (23.08%) SAN
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
7 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (15.38%) VPN
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Security Specialist
1 6 (46.15%) Network Specialist
1 6 (46.15%) Network Security Specialist
2 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Thin Client
1 5 (38.46%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
5 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
2 5 (38.46%) CCSE
3 3 (23.08%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) MCSE
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (7.69%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (7.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) CheckPoint
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) F5
4 6 (46.15%) Infoblox
5 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
5 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) Imperva
6 2 (15.38%) EMC
6 2 (15.38%) Juniper
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds