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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank 533 478 484
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +6
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 91 145 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 1.99% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 95 66
Median daily rate £350 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.07% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £298
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £21.53 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.05% +13.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £22.01 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+104.42% -2.98%
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
7591 7288 7913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.33% 13.84% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4672 4253 4449
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 491 449
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -11 46 £425 +13.33% 13
South East -9 15 £360 +6.66% 11
Yorkshire - 9 £392 -
West Midlands -23 8 £210 -42.85% 4
East Midlands -9 6 £331 +84.02% 2
East of England -7 5 £335 +16.52% 1
South West +15 2 £163 -67.50%
Cisco IOS
UK

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 190 (100.00%) Cisco
2 100 (52.63%) Firewall
3 96 (50.53%) Cisco Certification
4 91 (47.89%) Cisco ASA
5 76 (40.00%) CCNP
6 73 (38.42%) Wireless
7 69 (36.32%) WAN
8 67 (35.26%) BGP
9 66 (34.74%) LAN
9 66 (34.74%) VPN
10 62 (32.63%) Windows
11 61 (32.11%) OSPF
12 60 (31.58%) Microsoft
13 53 (27.89%) Data Centre
14 51 (26.84%) Cisco Nexus
15 47 (24.74%) NX-OS
16 45 (23.68%) Finance
17 41 (21.58%) Active Directory
18 40 (21.05%) CCNA
18 40 (21.05%) DNS
18 40 (21.05%) TCP/IP
18 40 (21.05%) DHCP
18 40 (21.05%) Windows Server
19 38 (20.00%) VMware
19 38 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
20 36 (18.95%) CheckPoint
21 35 (18.42%) HP
22 33 (17.37%) EIGRP
22 33 (17.37%) ITIL
22 33 (17.37%) Network Security

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 28 (14.74%) MS Exchange
2 15 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (6.32%) Skype for Business
5 8 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (3.16%) OpenStack
8 5 (2.63%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.58%) Zimbra
10 1 (0.53%) Apache
10 1 (0.53%) IIS
10 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (11.58%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.95%) MS Office
3 10 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.58%) PaaS
3 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.05%) Office 365
3 2 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.53%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 100 (52.63%) Firewall
2 91 (47.89%) Cisco ASA
3 73 (38.42%) Wireless
4 69 (36.32%) WAN
5 67 (35.26%) BGP
6 66 (34.74%) LAN
6 66 (34.74%) VPN
7 61 (32.11%) OSPF
8 51 (26.84%) Cisco Nexus
9 47 (24.74%) NX-OS
10 40 (21.05%) DHCP
10 40 (21.05%) DNS
10 40 (21.05%) TCP/IP
11 38 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
12 33 (17.37%) EIGRP
12 33 (17.37%) Network Security
13 31 (16.32%) HSRP
14 28 (14.74%) MPLS
14 28 (14.74%) VoIP
15 27 (14.21%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.16%) MySQL
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (4.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (3.68%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.16%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.16%) git-flow
3 6 (3.16%) JIRA
4 1 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
General
1 45 (23.68%) Finance
2 21 (11.05%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.32%) Banking
4 9 (4.74%) Retail
5 5 (2.63%) Electronics
6 2 (1.05%) Billing
6 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.05%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) Front Office
7 1 (0.53%) Games
7 1 (0.53%) German Language
7 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Law
7 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (48.95%) Network Engineer
2 32 (16.84%) Cisco Engineer
3 29 (15.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 29 (15.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (7.89%) Analyst
5 14 (7.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (6.84%) Architect
7 12 (6.32%) Network Security Engineer
7 12 (6.32%) Security Engineer
8 11 (5.79%) Support Engineer
9 10 (5.26%) Design Engineer
9 10 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
10 8 (4.21%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 8 (4.21%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 8 (4.21%) VMware Engineer
11 7 (3.68%) Cisco Support
11 7 (3.68%) Network Architect
11 7 (3.68%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (3.68%) Network Support
12 6 (3.16%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.74%) 802.1X
2 8 (4.21%) Web Services
3 1 (0.53%) HTML
3 1 (0.53%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (27.89%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 9 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (3.16%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.11%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.58%) BYOD
6 3 (1.58%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.05%) Handset
7 2 (1.05%) iPad
7 2 (1.05%) iPhone
7 2 (1.05%) MPEG
7 2 (1.05%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.05%) Streaming Media
8 1 (0.53%) CMDB
8 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.53%) Eurex
8 1 (0.53%) Fintech
8 1 (0.53%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 62 (32.63%) Windows
2 40 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 26 (13.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (11.58%) Android
6 21 (11.05%) Linux
7 19 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (6.32%) Windows XP
9 9 (4.74%) Windows 7
10 5 (2.63%) Windows 10
11 4 (2.11%) Unix
11 4 (2.11%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (2.11%) Windows Phone
11 4 (2.11%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (1.58%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.58%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.58%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.05%) CatOS
13 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.53%) Mandriva Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (17.37%) ITIL
2 22 (11.58%) Load Balancing
2 22 (11.58%) Network Design
3 21 (11.05%) Change Management
4 15 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (5.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 9 (4.74%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (4.21%) Change Control
7 8 (4.21%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (4.21%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 8 (4.21%) Service Management
7 8 (4.21%) Time Management
8 7 (3.68%) Configuration Management
8 7 (3.68%) Data Centre Operations
8 7 (3.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (3.68%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 7 (3.68%) Network Management
8 7 (3.68%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (3.68%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 6 (3.16%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.68%) PowerShell
1 7 (3.68%) VB
2 5 (2.63%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.11%) Bash Shell
3 4 (2.11%) C
3 4 (2.11%) Python
4 3 (1.58%) Perl
4 3 (1.58%) SQL
5 2 (1.05%) Java
6 1 (0.53%) Korn
6 1 (0.53%) PHP
6 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 96 (50.53%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (40.00%) CCNP
3 40 (21.05%) CCNA
4 20 (10.53%) CCIE
5 11 (5.79%) Security Cleared
6 8 (4.21%) SC Cleared
7 7 (3.68%) JNCIP
7 7 (3.68%) MOS
7 7 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (3.16%) CCSA
8 6 (3.16%) CCSE
9 5 (2.63%) CCVP
9 5 (2.63%) Degree
10 3 (1.58%) CCIP
10 3 (1.58%) MCSE
10 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.05%) CCDA
11 2 (1.05%) CCSP
11 2 (1.05%) CISSP
11 2 (1.05%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.21%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.68%) SLA
3 5 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.05%) JSP 440
5 2 (1.05%) QA
6 1 (0.53%) MiFID
System Software
1 41 (21.58%) Active Directory
2 22 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.32%) VMware ESX
4 11 (5.79%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (4.21%) vSphere
6 7 (3.68%) Docker
7 6 (3.16%) NFS
7 6 (3.16%) XenApp
8 4 (2.11%) Hyper-V
8 4 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.11%) Snort
8 4 (2.11%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.58%) Squid
10 2 (1.05%) Firmware
11 1 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (6.32%) Cisco Prime
2 11 (5.79%) Nagios
3 9 (4.74%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (4.74%) FortiGate
4 8 (4.21%) AirWatch
5 7 (3.68%) NetBackup
5 7 (3.68%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (3.68%) Puppet
5 7 (3.68%) WSUS
6 6 (3.16%) Backup Exec
6 6 (3.16%) Cacti
6 6 (3.16%) CFEngine
6 6 (3.16%) logstash
6 6 (3.16%) ZABBIX
7 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (2.11%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (2.11%) SCCM
8 4 (2.11%) SCOrch
8 4 (2.11%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 190 (100.00%) Cisco
2 60 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 38 (20.00%) VMware
4 36 (18.95%) CheckPoint
5 35 (18.42%) HP
6 32 (16.84%) Juniper
7 24 (12.63%) F5
8 23 (12.11%) SolarWinds
9 21 (11.05%) Palo Alto
10 16 (8.42%) Citrix
11 13 (6.84%) Dell
11 13 (6.84%) Fortinet
11 13 (6.84%) Nokia
11 13 (6.84%) Symantec
12 12 (6.32%) Apple
13 10 (5.26%) Aruba
13 10 (5.26%) Avaya
13 10 (5.26%) Riverbed
14 9 (4.74%) MobileIron
15 8 (4.21%) LANDesk
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