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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank 548 464 462
Rank change year-on-year
-84 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 73 136 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 1.78% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 87 86
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
-4.51% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.25 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +162.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £26.25 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+63.80% +162.50%
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
7703 7655 6793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.11% 15.11% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4750 4228 3640
Median daily rate £390 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 415 380
Median hourly rate £26.00 £27.32 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.81% +36.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -64 38 £425 +21.42% 12
South East +3 18 £300 -13.72% 8
West Midlands - 11 £380 - 3
North West -13 3 £363 -6.45%
East of England 0 1 - - 1
North East -40 1 - -
Cisco IOS
UK

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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.

1 163 (100.00%) Cisco
2 90 (55.21%) Firewall
3 86 (52.76%) Cisco Certification
4 77 (47.24%) BGP
5 68 (41.72%) CCNP
5 68 (41.72%) LAN
6 64 (39.26%) Cisco ASA
7 63 (38.65%) VPN
8 61 (37.42%) OSPF
9 58 (35.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 56 (34.36%) DNS
10 56 (34.36%) WAN
11 52 (31.90%) Wireless
12 46 (28.22%) DHCP
13 44 (26.99%) TCP/IP
13 44 (26.99%) F5
14 43 (26.38%) MPLS
15 39 (23.93%) Juniper
15 39 (23.93%) Load Balancing
15 39 (23.93%) Network Security
16 36 (22.09%) CheckPoint
17 34 (20.86%) Windows
18 33 (20.25%) NX-OS
19 31 (19.02%) Data Centre
20 30 (18.40%) Microsoft
21 28 (17.18%) CCNA
22 27 (16.56%) EIGRP
23 26 (15.95%) Finance
24 25 (15.34%) Blue Coat
24 25 (15.34%) VLAN

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 10 (6.13%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.23%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.61%) Apache
4 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.61%) IIS
4 1 (0.61%) JBoss
4 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (4.91%) MS Office
2 5 (3.07%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.07%) Office 365
2 3 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 90 (55.21%) Firewall
2 77 (47.24%) BGP
3 68 (41.72%) LAN
4 64 (39.26%) Cisco ASA
5 63 (38.65%) VPN
6 61 (37.42%) OSPF
7 58 (35.58%) Cisco Nexus
8 56 (34.36%) DNS
8 56 (34.36%) WAN
9 52 (31.90%) Wireless
10 46 (28.22%) DHCP
11 44 (26.99%) TCP/IP
12 43 (26.38%) MPLS
13 39 (23.93%) Network Security
14 33 (20.25%) NX-OS
15 27 (16.56%) EIGRP
16 25 (15.34%) VLAN
17 23 (14.11%) IOS XR
18 22 (13.50%) Spanning Tree
19 21 (12.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.61%) MySQL
2 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (3.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.61%) git-flow
2 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 26 (15.95%) Finance
2 13 (7.98%) Banking
2 13 (7.98%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.07%) Investment Banking
3 5 (3.07%) Spanish Language
4 4 (2.45%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Advertising
5 1 (0.61%) Back Office
5 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 87 (53.37%) Network Engineer
2 22 (13.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 22 (13.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 21 (12.88%) Security Engineer
4 20 (12.27%) Network Security Engineer
4 20 (12.27%) Support Engineer
5 16 (9.82%) Senior Network Engineer
6 15 (9.20%) Analyst
7 14 (8.59%) Network Analyst
8 9 (5.52%) Network Specialist
8 9 (5.52%) Senior Security Engineer
9 8 (4.91%) Cisco Analyst
9 8 (4.91%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 8 (4.91%) Cisco Support
9 8 (4.91%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 6 (3.68%) Consultant
10 6 (3.68%) Firewall Engineer
10 6 (3.68%) Network Support
10 6 (3.68%) Security Specialist
11 5 (3.07%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.84%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.23%) XMPP
2 2 (1.23%) YAML
3 1 (0.61%) CSS
3 1 (0.61%) Middleware
3 1 (0.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.02%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (4.29%) Streaming Media
5 6 (3.68%) MPEG
6 5 (3.07%) Fat Client
6 5 (3.07%) Thin Client
6 5 (3.07%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.45%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.84%) Statistics
9 2 (1.23%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.61%) Eurex
10 1 (0.61%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.61%) Over-the-Top Content
10 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.61%) VCE vBlock
10 1 (0.61%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.86%) Windows
2 18 (11.04%) Windows Server
3 17 (10.43%) Linux
4 16 (9.82%) Unix
5 9 (5.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.68%) CatOS
7 5 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.45%) Android
8 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.84%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.23%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.61%) CentOS
11 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.93%) Load Balancing
2 22 (13.50%) ITIL
3 17 (10.43%) Change Management
4 16 (9.82%) Migration
4 16 (9.82%) Network Design
5 14 (8.59%) Service Delivery
6 12 (7.36%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (6.13%) High Availability
7 10 (6.13%) Mentoring
8 8 (4.91%) DDoS Mitigation
8 8 (4.91%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (4.29%) HOOD
9 7 (4.29%) Project Management
10 6 (3.68%) Network Management
11 5 (3.07%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (3.07%) E-Commerce
11 5 (3.07%) Network Architecture
11 5 (3.07%) Service Management
11 5 (3.07%) Web Filtering
12 4 (2.45%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.36%) Python
2 10 (6.13%) Perl
3 9 (5.52%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.07%) C
5 4 (2.45%) SQL
6 2 (1.23%) Java
7 1 (0.61%) Korn
7 1 (0.61%) Lisp
7 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 86 (52.76%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (41.72%) CCNP
3 28 (17.18%) CCNA
4 24 (14.72%) CCIE
5 15 (9.20%) CCSE
6 14 (8.59%) Security Cleared
7 10 (6.13%) SC Cleared
8 7 (4.29%) CISSP
9 5 (3.07%) JNCIP
10 4 (2.45%) CCSA
10 4 (2.45%) JNCIA
10 4 (2.45%) JNCIS
11 3 (1.84%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.23%) CCA
12 2 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.23%) MCSE
12 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.23%) MOS
13 1 (0.61%) CCDA
13 1 (0.61%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.52%) SLA
2 4 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.61%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 16 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (7.36%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.91%) Snort
4 4 (2.45%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.45%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.84%) XenApp
6 2 (1.23%) NFS
6 2 (1.23%) vSphere
6 2 (1.23%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.61%) Docker
7 1 (0.61%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.61%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.61%) vCloud
7 1 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (7.98%) FortiGate
2 11 (6.75%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (4.29%) Proventia
4 4 (2.45%) SCCM
5 3 (1.84%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.84%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (1.84%) Nagios
6 2 (1.23%) Ansible
6 2 (1.23%) Cisco LMS
6 2 (1.23%) Puppet
6 2 (1.23%) SCOM
6 2 (1.23%) TrustSec
7 1 (0.61%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.61%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.61%) logstash
7 1 (0.61%) OpenView
7 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 163 (100.00%) Cisco
2 44 (26.99%) F5
3 39 (23.93%) Juniper
4 36 (22.09%) CheckPoint
5 30 (18.40%) Microsoft
6 25 (15.34%) Blue Coat
7 22 (13.50%) VMware
8 20 (12.27%) Palo Alto
9 19 (11.66%) Aruba
10 17 (10.43%) Citrix
10 17 (10.43%) Infoblox
11 15 (9.20%) SolarWinds
12 12 (7.36%) Fortinet
13 11 (6.75%) Apple
14 10 (6.13%) Nokia
15 9 (5.52%) Avaya
15 9 (5.52%) HP
16 8 (4.91%) Akamai
16 8 (4.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 8 (4.91%) Forcepoint
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