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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 442 473 444
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -29
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 137 96 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% 1.46% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 54 58
Average daily rate
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£350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £396 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Average hourly rate £20.85 £20.00 £28.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% -30.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.00 £21.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £20.40 £37.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.60 £30.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +21.00%
Cisco IOS
UK

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
7759 6581 8255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.85% 13.64% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4364 3662 3826
Average daily rate £370 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 380 625
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £21.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
London +35 73 £425 +29.77% 15
South East +17 20 £252 - 9
Yorkshire +9 17 £275 -29.03% 1
North West -10 5 - - 1
East of England -27 2 £301 -22.25% 2
West Midlands -17 1 - -
East Midlands - - - -
Cisco IOS
UK

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 251 (100.00%) Cisco
2 156 (62.15%) Firewall
3 127 (50.60%) Cisco Certification
4 119 (47.41%) LAN
5 112 (44.62%) CheckPoint
6 100 (39.84%) F5
7 96 (38.25%) WAN
8 92 (36.65%) OSPF
9 86 (34.26%) BGP
10 83 (33.07%) Juniper
11 82 (32.67%) CCNP
12 80 (31.87%) VPN
13 78 (31.08%) Cisco ASA
14 77 (30.68%) Network Security
15 71 (28.29%) Windows
16 62 (24.70%) TCP/IP
16 62 (24.70%) Cisco Nexus
17 61 (24.30%) DNS
18 49 (19.52%) Microsoft
19 48 (19.12%) DHCP
19 48 (19.12%) Blue Coat
20 46 (18.33%) HP
20 46 (18.33%) VLAN
21 44 (17.53%) CCNA
22 42 (16.73%) Linux
23 41 (16.33%) ITIL
24 38 (15.14%) Wireless
25 37 (14.74%) Active Directory
25 37 (14.74%) Load Balancing
26 35 (13.94%) Network Management

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 24 (9.56%) MS Exchange
2 14 (5.58%) Lync
3 13 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (5.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (4.38%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.19%) IIS
6 7 (2.79%) Apache
7 6 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.99%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.59%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (9.96%) MS Office
2 24 (9.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 156 (62.15%) Firewall
2 119 (47.41%) LAN
3 96 (38.25%) WAN
4 92 (36.65%) OSPF
5 86 (34.26%) BGP
6 80 (31.87%) VPN
7 78 (31.08%) Cisco ASA
8 77 (30.68%) Network Security
9 62 (24.70%) TCP/IP
9 62 (24.70%) Cisco Nexus
10 61 (24.30%) DNS
11 48 (19.12%) DHCP
12 46 (18.33%) VLAN
13 38 (15.14%) Wireless
14 33 (13.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 32 (12.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 31 (12.35%) HSRP
17 30 (11.95%) SAN
18 25 (9.96%) NetScreen
19 24 (9.56%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.98%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.20%) MySQL
4 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (13.55%) Finance
2 29 (11.55%) Banking
3 12 (4.78%) Back Office
4 10 (3.98%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.19%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.19%) Spanish Language
6 6 (2.39%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.20%) Games
7 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.80%) Publishing
8 2 (0.80%) Military
8 2 (0.80%) Retail
9 1 (0.40%) German Language
9 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.40%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 108 (43.03%) Network Engineer
2 38 (15.14%) Security Engineer
3 30 (11.95%) Senior Network Engineer
4 28 (11.16%) Network Security Engineer
5 20 (7.97%) Network Specialist
6 19 (7.57%) Senior Security Engineer
6 19 (7.57%) Support Engineer
7 18 (7.17%) Network Security Specialist
7 18 (7.17%) Security Specialist
8 16 (6.37%) Consultant
9 15 (5.98%) Analyst
10 14 (5.58%) Cisco Engineer
11 12 (4.78%) Architect
11 12 (4.78%) Administrator
12 11 (4.38%) Senior Network Security Engineer
13 10 (3.98%) Firewall Engineer
14 9 (3.59%) Infrastructure Manager
14 9 (3.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 9 (3.59%) Network Manager
15 8 (3.19%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.99%) CSS
2 3 (1.20%) XMPP
3 1 (0.40%) WAP
3 1 (0.40%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (12.35%) Blackberry
3 17 (6.77%) Thin Client
3 17 (6.77%) Fat Client
4 11 (4.38%) Cryptography
5 9 (3.59%) Clustering
6 8 (3.19%) PKI
7 7 (2.79%) Statistics
8 6 (2.39%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (2.39%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.99%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.99%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.59%) CESG
10 4 (1.59%) iPhone
10 4 (1.59%) iPad
11 3 (1.20%) Online Games
11 3 (1.20%) Open Source
12 2 (0.80%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.40%) Social Media
13 1 (0.40%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 71 (28.29%) Windows
2 42 (16.73%) Linux
3 21 (8.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (7.57%) Windows 7
5 18 (7.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (5.58%) Windows XP
7 13 (5.18%) Android
8 10 (3.98%) UNIX
9 7 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.79%) Windows 2000
10 5 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.99%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.99%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.59%) zOS
11 4 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (1.20%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.20%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.20%) Debian
12 3 (1.20%) Solaris
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (16.33%) ITIL
2 37 (14.74%) Load Balancing
3 35 (13.94%) Network Management
4 30 (11.95%) Service Delivery
4 30 (11.95%) Mentoring
5 26 (10.36%) Incident Management
5 26 (10.36%) Service Management
6 21 (8.37%) E-Commerce
7 16 (6.37%) Time Management
8 14 (5.58%) Project Management
8 14 (5.58%) Network Design
8 14 (5.58%) Network Monitoring
9 10 (3.98%) Project Planning
9 10 (3.98%) WAN Optimisation
9 10 (3.98%) Low Latency
10 9 (3.59%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (3.19%) Asset Management
11 8 (3.19%) Line Management
11 8 (3.19%) Data Protection
11 8 (3.19%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.18%) SQL
2 11 (4.38%) C
3 3 (1.20%) Korn
3 3 (1.20%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.20%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.80%) Python
4 2 (0.80%) Perl
4 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 127 (50.60%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (32.67%) CCNP
3 44 (17.53%) CCNA
4 35 (13.94%) CCSE
5 28 (11.16%) Security Cleared
6 26 (10.36%) SC Cleared
7 13 (5.18%) CCIE
8 10 (3.98%) CCVP
8 10 (3.98%) DV Cleared
9 8 (3.19%) CCDP
9 8 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (3.19%) Degree
10 4 (1.59%) A+ Certification
10 4 (1.59%) MCSE
10 4 (1.59%) MCSA
10 4 (1.59%) CCSA
11 3 (1.20%) JNCIE
11 3 (1.20%) MCP
12 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.80%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.17%) QA
2 15 (5.98%) SLA
3 8 (3.19%) JSP 440
4 7 (2.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (14.74%) Active Directory
2 27 (10.76%) Hyper-V
3 26 (10.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (7.57%) vSphere
5 16 (6.37%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (6.37%) Snort
6 14 (5.58%) ProxySG
7 6 (2.39%) ISA Server
8 4 (1.59%) Xen
9 3 (1.20%) Squid
9 3 (1.20%) Dovecot
9 3 (1.20%) Sendmail
9 3 (1.20%) KVM
10 1 (0.40%) XenServer
10 1 (0.40%) vCloud
10 1 (0.40%) NFS
10 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (7.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (4.78%) SolarWinds Orion
3 10 (3.98%) OpenView
3 10 (3.98%) WhatsUp Gold
4 8 (3.19%) SCOrch
5 7 (2.79%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (2.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (2.39%) OVSD
6 6 (2.39%) DameWare
6 6 (2.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (1.59%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.59%) Cacti
8 3 (1.20%) SCCM
8 3 (1.20%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (1.20%) HAProxy
8 3 (1.20%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (1.20%) Nessus
8 3 (1.20%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (0.80%) ZENworks
9 2 (0.80%) RANCID
Vendors
1 251 (100.00%) Cisco
2 112 (44.62%) CheckPoint
3 100 (39.84%) F5
4 83 (33.07%) Juniper
5 49 (19.52%) Microsoft
6 48 (19.12%) Blue Coat
7 46 (18.33%) HP
8 35 (13.94%) Citrix
9 29 (11.55%) VMware
10 24 (9.56%) Sourcefire
11 19 (7.57%) Infoblox
12 18 (7.17%) Dell
13 17 (6.77%) SolarWinds
13 17 (6.77%) Imperva
13 17 (6.77%) Riverbed
14 16 (6.37%) 3PAR
15 15 (5.98%) McAfee
16 12 (4.78%) IBM
17 10 (3.98%) Symantec
17 10 (3.98%) Nokia
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