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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 461 464 429
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -35
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 126 92 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.61% 1.43% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 46 62
Average daily rate
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£348 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £321 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £23.25 £20.00 £28.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% -28.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.00 £15.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £20.00 £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £28.07
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +42.50%
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
7832 6446 7645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.68% 13.68% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4505 3618 3723
Average daily rate £370 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 437 413 580
Average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £20.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +4.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 23 October 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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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 +27 69 £395 +9.72% 12
South East -19 17 £275 -23.61% 10
Yorkshire -4 15 £275 -29.03% 5
South West -28 11 £388 +19.23%
North East -31 8 £349 -
East Midlands -2 2 £525 +133.33% 1
East of England -31 2 £153 -60.64% 3
West Midlands -21 1 - - 2
North West - - - - 7
Midlands - - - -
Cisco IOS
UK

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 231 (100.00%) Cisco
2 143 (61.90%) Firewall
3 122 (52.81%) LAN
4 115 (49.78%) Cisco Certification
5 100 (43.29%) CheckPoint
6 98 (42.42%) WAN
7 92 (39.83%) F5
8 78 (33.77%) OSPF
9 77 (33.33%) Juniper
10 73 (31.60%) BGP
11 72 (31.17%) VPN
11 72 (31.17%) CCNP
12 68 (29.44%) Cisco Nexus
13 67 (29.00%) Cisco ASA
14 64 (27.71%) Network Security
15 63 (27.27%) Windows
16 62 (26.84%) TCP/IP
17 49 (21.21%) DNS
18 48 (20.78%) VLAN
19 47 (20.35%) Blue Coat
20 46 (19.91%) Microsoft
21 39 (16.88%) HP
22 38 (16.45%) ITIL
23 36 (15.58%) CCNA
24 35 (15.15%) Wireless
24 35 (15.15%) Finance
25 34 (14.72%) DHCP
26 33 (14.29%) Network Management
26 33 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
27 32 (13.85%) HSRP

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 23 (9.96%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.06%) Lync
3 12 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (5.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.03%) IIS
5 7 (3.03%) IBM Notes
6 6 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.73%) Apache
8 4 (1.73%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 22 (9.52%) MS Office
3 4 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.30%) Office 365
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 143 (61.90%) Firewall
2 122 (52.81%) LAN
3 98 (42.42%) WAN
4 78 (33.77%) OSPF
5 73 (31.60%) BGP
6 72 (31.17%) VPN
7 68 (29.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 67 (29.00%) Cisco ASA
9 64 (27.71%) Network Security
10 62 (26.84%) TCP/IP
11 49 (21.21%) DNS
12 48 (20.78%) VLAN
13 35 (15.15%) Wireless
14 34 (14.72%) DHCP
15 32 (13.85%) HSRP
16 29 (12.55%) SAN
17 26 (11.26%) Internet
17 26 (11.26%) VRRP
17 26 (11.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 25 (10.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.73%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
General
1 35 (15.15%) Finance
2 32 (13.85%) Banking
3 11 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.33%) Spanish Language
4 10 (4.33%) Back Office
5 7 (3.03%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.60%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.30%) Games
8 2 (0.87%) Military
8 2 (0.87%) Publishing
9 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.43%) Law
9 1 (0.43%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Retail
9 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 102 (44.16%) Network Engineer
2 35 (15.15%) Security Engineer
3 34 (14.72%) Senior Network Engineer
4 23 (9.96%) Senior Security Engineer
5 22 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
6 18 (7.79%) Cisco Engineer
7 15 (6.49%) Network Specialist
8 14 (6.06%) Consultant
9 12 (5.19%) Support Engineer
9 12 (5.19%) Architect
9 12 (5.19%) Security Specialist
9 12 (5.19%) Network Security Specialist
9 12 (5.19%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 10 (4.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 10 (4.33%) Analyst
11 9 (3.90%) Administrator
11 9 (3.90%) Infrastructure Manager
12 8 (3.46%) Network Manager
12 8 (3.46%) Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (3.46%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.16%) CSS
2 2 (0.87%) XMPP
3 1 (0.43%) WAP
3 1 (0.43%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (13.42%) Blackberry
3 14 (6.06%) Cryptography
4 11 (4.76%) Thin Client
4 11 (4.76%) Fat Client
5 10 (4.33%) PKI
5 10 (4.33%) Clustering
6 7 (3.03%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (2.16%) Statistics
7 5 (2.16%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.16%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.73%) CESG
9 3 (1.30%) Online Games
10 2 (0.87%) Replication
10 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.43%) Handset
11 1 (0.43%) iPhone
11 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (27.27%) Windows
2 25 (10.82%) Linux
3 21 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (8.23%) Windows 7
5 14 (6.06%) Windows XP
6 13 (5.63%) Android
7 10 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.03%) UNIX
9 5 (2.16%) Windows 2000
9 5 (2.16%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.16%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.73%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (1.73%) zOS
11 3 (1.30%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.87%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (16.45%) ITIL
2 33 (14.29%) Network Management
3 30 (12.99%) Load Balancing
4 28 (12.12%) Service Delivery
4 28 (12.12%) Mentoring
5 26 (11.26%) Incident Management
6 25 (10.82%) Service Management
7 15 (6.49%) E-Commerce
7 15 (6.49%) Network Design
7 15 (6.49%) Network Monitoring
8 14 (6.06%) Project Management
8 14 (6.06%) Time Management
9 12 (5.19%) Project Planning
10 9 (3.90%) Data Protection
10 9 (3.90%) Asset Management
10 9 (3.90%) WAN Optimisation
10 9 (3.90%) Low Latency
11 7 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (3.03%) BCP
12 6 (2.60%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.03%) SQL
2 5 (2.16%) C
3 3 (1.30%) Python
4 2 (0.87%) Perl
4 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.43%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 115 (49.78%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (31.17%) CCNP
3 36 (15.58%) CCNA
4 31 (13.42%) CCSE
5 28 (12.12%) Security Cleared
6 26 (11.26%) SC Cleared
7 14 (6.06%) CCIE
8 10 (4.33%) CCVP
9 8 (3.46%) CCDP
10 7 (3.03%) Degree
11 6 (2.60%) DV Cleared
11 6 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (2.16%) A+ Certification
13 4 (1.73%) CCSA
14 3 (1.30%) MCSE
14 3 (1.30%) MCSA
15 2 (0.87%) CCSP
15 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.87%) MCP
15 2 (0.87%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.36%) QA
2 15 (6.49%) SLA
3 9 (3.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (3.90%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (13.42%) Active Directory
2 25 (10.82%) Hyper-V
3 21 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (8.23%) Snort
5 18 (7.79%) ProxySG
5 18 (7.79%) vSphere
6 15 (6.49%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.16%) Xen
8 4 (1.73%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.87%) Firmware
10 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.43%) XenServer
10 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.43%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (7.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (5.19%) WhatsUp Gold
3 10 (4.33%) SolarWinds Orion
4 9 (3.90%) SCOrch
5 6 (2.60%) OpenView
5 6 (2.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (2.16%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (2.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (1.73%) OVSD
7 4 (1.73%) DameWare
7 4 (1.73%) Cisco UCCX
8 3 (1.30%) Nessus
9 2 (0.87%) ZENworks
9 2 (0.87%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (0.87%) Cacti
9 2 (0.87%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.43%) Legato
10 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 231 (100.00%) Cisco
2 100 (43.29%) CheckPoint
3 92 (39.83%) F5
4 77 (33.33%) Juniper
5 47 (20.35%) Blue Coat
6 46 (19.91%) Microsoft
7 39 (16.88%) HP
8 29 (12.55%) Citrix
9 28 (12.12%) Sourcefire
10 24 (10.39%) VMware
11 17 (7.36%) Dell
11 17 (7.36%) SolarWinds
12 16 (6.93%) McAfee
13 15 (6.49%) Riverbed
13 15 (6.49%) 3PAR
14 12 (5.19%) Infoblox
15 11 (4.76%) Imperva
16 10 (4.33%) EMC
17 9 (3.90%) Symantec
18 8 (3.46%) Nokia
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