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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 433 433 459
Rank change year-on-year
0 +26
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 149 144 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.98% 2.16% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 86 40
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£388 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £230 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £268
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +49.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 12
Average hourly rate £26.25 £10.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.50% -66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £10.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £25.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £10.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -69.23%
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
7543 6674 6757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.90% 12.99% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4197 3558 3462
Average daily rate £353 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.75% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 395 390 547
Average hourly rate £28.35 £20.00 £22.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.72% -9.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 17 April 2015.

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
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 17 April 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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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 +25 84 £363 +11.53% 19
Yorkshire -12 20 £401 - 3
North West -11 13 £388 -
South East -30 13 £348 +14.56% 8
East of England +12 5 £368 -8.12% 2
South West -1 5 £295 -34.44% 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
Cisco IOS
UK

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 286 (100.00%) Cisco
2 192 (67.13%) Firewall
3 185 (64.69%) Cisco Certification
4 151 (52.80%) OSPF
5 143 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 140 (48.95%) F5
6 140 (48.95%) CCNP
7 129 (45.10%) BGP
8 118 (41.26%) Juniper
9 109 (38.11%) CheckPoint
10 95 (33.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 94 (32.87%) Network Security
12 92 (32.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 92 (32.17%) DNS
13 87 (30.42%) VPN
13 87 (30.42%) VMware
14 84 (29.37%) WAN
15 78 (27.27%) LAN
15 78 (27.27%) DHCP
16 75 (26.22%) Blue Coat
17 73 (25.52%) Citrix
18 72 (25.17%) MPLS
19 69 (24.13%) VMware Infrastructure
20 68 (23.78%) Load Balancing
21 67 (23.43%) Linux
21 67 (23.43%) CCSE
22 65 (22.73%) Infoblox
23 64 (22.38%) BIG-IP
24 63 (22.03%) Cisco Nexus
25 61 (21.33%) Wireless

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 16 (5.59%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.05%) Lync
4 3 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.05%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.70%) IIS
6 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.35%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (8.39%) MS Office
2 17 (5.94%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.15%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.70%) MS Project
5 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.75%) Office 365
3 2 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 192 (67.13%) Firewall
2 151 (52.80%) OSPF
3 143 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 129 (45.10%) BGP
5 95 (33.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 94 (32.87%) Network Security
7 92 (32.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 92 (32.17%) DNS
8 87 (30.42%) VPN
9 84 (29.37%) WAN
10 78 (27.27%) LAN
10 78 (27.27%) DHCP
11 72 (25.17%) MPLS
12 64 (22.38%) BIG-IP
13 63 (22.03%) Cisco Nexus
14 61 (21.33%) Wireless
15 60 (20.98%) NetScreen
16 49 (17.13%) VoIP
17 45 (15.73%) NX-OS
18 42 (14.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.40%) MySQL
1 4 (1.40%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.05%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (1.05%) JIRA
2 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (11.89%) Finance
2 26 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.50%) Banking
4 7 (2.45%) Games
5 5 (1.75%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.05%) Advertising
6 3 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Retail
8 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 117 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 39 (13.64%) Network Specialist
3 34 (11.89%) Network Security Specialist
3 34 (11.89%) Security Specialist
4 30 (10.49%) Analyst
5 24 (8.39%) IP Engineer
6 22 (7.69%) Security Engineer
7 20 (6.99%) Implementation Engineer
8 19 (6.64%) Operations Engineer
9 18 (6.29%) Architect
10 16 (5.59%) Senior Network Engineer
10 16 (5.59%) Network Architect
11 14 (4.90%) Network Security Engineer
12 13 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 13 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
13 12 (4.20%) Network Analyst
14 11 (3.85%) Support Engineer
15 10 (3.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 10 (3.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 10 (3.50%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.75%) Web Services
2 3 (1.05%) XML
2 3 (1.05%) SOAP
2 3 (1.05%) JSON
2 3 (1.05%) REST
3 2 (0.70%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.35%) CSS
4 1 (0.35%) Flash
4 1 (0.35%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (11.89%) Thin Client
2 34 (11.89%) Fat Client
3 16 (5.59%) Blackberry
4 12 (4.20%) Cryptography
5 10 (3.50%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (2.80%) PKI
7 6 (2.10%) Online Games
7 6 (2.10%) iPhone
8 5 (1.75%) iPad
9 3 (1.05%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.05%) IPTV
9 3 (1.05%) Replication
10 2 (0.70%) Clustering
10 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.70%) Eurex
10 2 (0.70%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.70%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 67 (23.43%) Linux
2 60 (20.98%) Windows
3 33 (11.54%) UNIX
4 23 (8.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (6.99%) Windows 7
6 19 (6.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (3.85%) Windows XP
7 11 (3.85%) Android
8 8 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.75%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.75%) Debian
10 3 (1.05%) Windows NT
10 3 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.05%) CentOS
11 2 (0.70%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.70%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.70%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (23.78%) Load Balancing
2 55 (19.23%) E-Commerce
3 44 (15.38%) ITIL
4 33 (11.54%) Service Management
5 30 (10.49%) Mentoring
6 28 (9.79%) Network Design
7 24 (8.39%) Migration
8 18 (6.29%) Network Management
9 17 (5.94%) Service Delivery
10 14 (4.90%) Line Management
11 10 (3.50%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (3.50%) Time Management
11 10 (3.50%) Incident Management
12 9 (3.15%) Network Monitoring
13 8 (2.80%) Change Control
14 7 (2.45%) Kalman Filter
14 7 (2.45%) Kanban
14 7 (2.45%) Change Management
14 7 (2.45%) Scrum
15 6 (2.10%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.44%) C
2 10 (3.50%) SQL
3 6 (2.10%) Python
4 3 (1.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.05%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 185 (64.69%) Cisco Certification
2 140 (48.95%) CCNP
3 67 (23.43%) CCSE
4 58 (20.28%) CCIE
4 58 (20.28%) CCNA
5 26 (9.09%) Degree
6 24 (8.39%) JNCIA
6 24 (8.39%) JNCIP
7 19 (6.64%) CCIP
8 16 (5.59%) Security Cleared
9 13 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (3.85%) MCSE
11 10 (3.50%) SC Cleared
12 9 (3.15%) CISSP
13 7 (2.45%) MCSA
14 6 (2.10%) CCSP
14 6 (2.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (1.75%) JNCIS
16 4 (1.40%) JNCIE
16 4 (1.40%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.64%) SLA
2 12 (4.20%) QA
3 9 (3.15%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 69 (24.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (10.49%) Active Directory
3 20 (6.99%) Hyper-V
4 18 (6.29%) vSphere
5 17 (5.94%) XenServer
6 10 (3.50%) Snort
7 9 (3.15%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.10%) ProxySG
9 5 (1.75%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.75%) XenApp
10 3 (1.05%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.05%) NFS
11 2 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.70%) Firmware
12 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.35%) Xen
12 1 (0.35%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.35%) vCloud
12 1 (0.35%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.35%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (4.90%) RANCID
2 8 (2.80%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (2.80%) Backup Exec
3 7 (2.45%) SCCM
4 6 (2.10%) WhatsUp Gold
5 5 (1.75%) SCOM
6 3 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (1.05%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.35%) Nagios
8 1 (0.35%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.35%) SAP Afaria
8 1 (0.35%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.35%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 286 (100.00%) Cisco
2 140 (48.95%) F5
3 118 (41.26%) Juniper
4 109 (38.11%) CheckPoint
5 87 (30.42%) VMware
6 75 (26.22%) Blue Coat
7 73 (25.52%) Citrix
8 65 (22.73%) Infoblox
9 43 (15.03%) HP
10 35 (12.24%) Imperva
11 33 (11.54%) SolarWinds
12 30 (10.49%) Microsoft
13 29 (10.14%) BT
14 14 (4.90%) Sourcefire
15 13 (4.55%) McAfee
16 9 (3.15%) Red Hat
16 9 (3.15%) EMC
16 9 (3.15%) Riverbed
17 7 (2.45%) TippingPoint
17 7 (2.45%) Avaya
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