The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco IOS
UK / England
Rank 475 501 456
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -45
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 90 94 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.44% 1.41% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 54 81
Median daily rate £350 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.55% +3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £301 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £509 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-25.16% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 12
Median hourly rate £18.70 £22.44 £24.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.65% -7.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+104.44% -2.17%

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6265 6678 6888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.11% 14.36% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3848 3943 3952
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 345 389
Median hourly rate £26.58 £27.05 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +20.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Cisco IOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in England

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cisco IOS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cisco IOS
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Cisco IOS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 50 £384 -6.96% 11
South East +19 18 £300 -23.07% 7
Yorkshire +13 10 £175 -54.83%
West Midlands -4 4 £285 - 2
North West +21 3 £320 -24.70% 3
East of England -5 3 £400 - 1
South West +8 1 £188 -46.42% 1
Cisco IOS
UK

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 190 (100.00%) Cisco
2 88 (46.32%) Cisco Certification
3 87 (45.79%) Firewall
4 77 (40.53%) Cisco ASA
5 71 (37.37%) WAN
6 68 (35.79%) Data Centre
7 66 (34.74%) Windows
8 65 (34.21%) Microsoft
9 64 (33.68%) LAN
10 60 (31.58%) CCNP
11 57 (30.00%) VMware
12 55 (28.95%) OSPF
13 54 (28.42%) BGP
13 54 (28.42%) NX-OS
14 50 (26.32%) F5
15 48 (25.26%) Cisco Nexus
15 48 (25.26%) VPN
16 47 (24.74%) Wireless
17 41 (21.58%) Finance
17 41 (21.58%) Windows Server
18 38 (20.00%) Network Security
19 37 (19.47%) Android
19 37 (19.47%) MPLS
20 36 (18.95%) Juniper
21 35 (18.42%) CheckPoint
21 35 (18.42%) CCNA
22 31 (16.32%) VMware Infrastructure
23 30 (15.79%) DHCP
24 29 (15.26%) MS Exchange
25 28 (14.74%) DNS

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (15.26%) MS Exchange
2 18 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2007
2 18 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (7.89%) Skype for Business
4 9 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (3.68%) IBM Notes
6 4 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (12.63%) MS Office
2 16 (8.42%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.58%) Eikon
2 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.68%) Office 365
3 6 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.05%) SaaS
5 2 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.53%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 87 (45.79%) Firewall
2 77 (40.53%) Cisco ASA
3 71 (37.37%) WAN
4 64 (33.68%) LAN
5 55 (28.95%) OSPF
6 54 (28.42%) BGP
6 54 (28.42%) NX-OS
7 48 (25.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 48 (25.26%) VPN
8 47 (24.74%) Wireless
9 38 (20.00%) Network Security
10 37 (19.47%) MPLS
11 30 (15.79%) DHCP
12 28 (14.74%) DNS
13 27 (14.21%) HSRP
14 24 (12.63%) IPsec
15 23 (12.11%) TCP/IP
16 21 (11.05%) Internet
17 20 (10.53%) VLAN
18 19 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (5.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (1.05%) TeamCity
1 2 (1.05%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 41 (21.58%) Finance
2 20 (10.53%) Banking
3 16 (8.42%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.21%) Retail
5 7 (3.68%) Financial Institution
5 7 (3.68%) Law
6 5 (2.63%) Electronics
7 3 (1.58%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Billing
8 1 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Legal
8 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 89 (46.84%) Network Engineer
2 32 (16.84%) Cisco Engineer
3 29 (15.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 18 (9.47%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (6.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (6.84%) Security Engineer
5 13 (6.84%) Support Engineer
6 12 (6.32%) Network Security Engineer
7 10 (5.26%) Consultant
8 9 (4.74%) Administrator
8 9 (4.74%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 9 (4.74%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 8 (4.21%) Cisco Support
9 8 (4.21%) Design Engineer
9 8 (4.21%) VMware Engineer
10 7 (3.68%) Analyst
10 7 (3.68%) Architect
10 7 (3.68%) Network Design Engineer
10 7 (3.68%) Network Support
10 7 (3.68%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.63%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.11%) Web Services
3 2 (1.05%) CSS
3 2 (1.05%) XMPP
4 1 (0.53%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 68 (35.79%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 15 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.79%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.21%) BYOD
5 8 (4.21%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.58%) RSA SecurID
7 3 (1.58%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.58%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.05%) CMDB
8 2 (1.05%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.05%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.05%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.53%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.53%) Derivative
9 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.53%) iPad
9 1 (0.53%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 66 (34.74%) Windows
2 41 (21.58%) Windows Server
3 37 (19.47%) Android
4 27 (14.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (13.16%) Linux
7 22 (11.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (6.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (6.32%) Windows 7
10 10 (5.26%) Windows XP
11 7 (3.68%) Mac OS
12 6 (3.16%) Unix
12 6 (3.16%) Windows 10
13 4 (2.11%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.58%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.58%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (1.05%) Windows Phone
15 2 (1.05%) Windows Phone 8
16 1 (0.53%) CatOS
16 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.21%) Load Balancing
2 26 (13.68%) ITIL
3 19 (10.00%) Network Management
4 17 (8.95%) Migration
5 13 (6.84%) Change Management
5 13 (6.84%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 13 (6.84%) Network Design
6 12 (6.32%) Service Management
7 11 (5.79%) Data Centre Operations
7 11 (5.79%) High Availability
7 11 (5.79%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 11 (5.79%) Mobile Device Management
7 11 (5.79%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 10 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (4.74%) Configuration Management
10 8 (4.21%) Incident Management
10 8 (4.21%) Performance Management
10 8 (4.21%) Service Delivery
11 7 (3.68%) Problem Management
11 7 (3.68%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.37%) PowerShell
2 11 (5.79%) VB
3 6 (3.16%) C
4 5 (2.63%) Python
4 5 (2.63%) SQL
5 3 (1.58%) Perl
6 2 (1.05%) Java
7 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 88 (46.32%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (31.58%) CCNP
3 35 (18.42%) CCNA
4 25 (13.16%) CCIE
5 22 (11.58%) Security Cleared
6 19 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (3.68%) MOS
8 6 (3.16%) CCIP
8 6 (3.16%) CCVP
9 5 (2.63%) CCSA
9 5 (2.63%) CISSP
10 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.58%) CCDE
11 3 (1.58%) CCSE
11 3 (1.58%) Degree
11 3 (1.58%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.58%) MCSE
12 2 (1.05%) AWS Certification
12 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.53%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.21%) SLA
3 5 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 31 (16.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (13.68%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.74%) Hyper-V
3 9 (4.74%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (3.68%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.63%) vSphere
6 3 (1.58%) Firmware
6 3 (1.58%) XenApp
7 2 (1.05%) Docker
7 2 (1.05%) GPFS
7 2 (1.05%) LXC
7 2 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.05%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.05%) XenServer
8 1 (0.53%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (6.84%) AirWatch
2 11 (5.79%) NetBackup
2 11 (5.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (5.79%) WSUS
3 7 (3.68%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (3.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (3.16%) FortiGate
4 6 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.16%) Puppet
5 4 (2.11%) Nagios
5 4 (2.11%) SCCM
6 3 (1.58%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.58%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (1.05%) EnCase
7 2 (1.05%) SCOM
7 2 (1.05%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.05%) Simpana
7 2 (1.05%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 190 (100.00%) Cisco
2 65 (34.21%) Microsoft
3 57 (30.00%) VMware
4 50 (26.32%) F5
5 36 (18.95%) Juniper
6 35 (18.42%) CheckPoint
7 28 (14.74%) HP
8 23 (12.11%) Citrix
9 21 (11.05%) Symantec
10 19 (10.00%) Palo Alto
10 19 (10.00%) SolarWinds
11 13 (6.84%) Red Hat
12 12 (6.32%) Dell
12 12 (6.32%) MobileIron
12 12 (6.32%) Riverbed
13 11 (5.79%) Veeam
14 10 (5.26%) Blue Coat
15 9 (4.74%) Brocade
15 9 (4.74%) Lumension
15 9 (4.74%) Meraki
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