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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 128 129 103
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 4 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.37% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 2.61% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 7
Average daily rate
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£310 £388 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £332 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.26% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.19 £10.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+391.90% -69.23%
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
528 422 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.14% 14.20% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 200 138
Average daily rate £315 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £177 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 34 76
Average hourly rate £30.50 £23.86 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.85% +25.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Suffolk - 2 - -
Hertfordshire -1 1 £310 +26.53% 3
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Cisco IOS
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Wireless
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (60.00%) BGP
5 5 (50.00%) MPLS
5 5 (50.00%) OSPF
5 5 (50.00%) CCNP
5 5 (50.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
6 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
6 4 (40.00%) LAN
6 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (40.00%) vSphere
7 3 (30.00%) Network Management
7 3 (30.00%) F5
7 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (30.00%) IOS XR
7 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 3 (30.00%) CCIE
7 3 (30.00%) WAN
7 3 (30.00%) IGRP
7 3 (30.00%) SAN
7 3 (30.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (20.00%) SCCM
8 2 (20.00%) Network Security
8 2 (20.00%) BT
8 2 (20.00%) Frame Relay

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Wireless
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) BGP
4 5 (50.00%) MPLS
4 5 (50.00%) OSPF
5 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
5 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
5 4 (40.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) IOS XR
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) IGRP
6 3 (30.00%) SAN
7 2 (20.00%) Network Security
7 2 (20.00%) Frame Relay
7 2 (20.00%) NetScreen
7 2 (20.00%) VPN
7 2 (20.00%) ISDN
7 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Network Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) CCIE
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) CCDP
4 1 (10.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (40.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) RANCID
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (20.00%) BT
4 2 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Infoblox
5 1 (10.00%) Zeacom
5 1 (10.00%) Imperva
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat