The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 347 382 350
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -32
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 73 52 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.30% 1.68% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 30
Average daily rate
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£425 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £301 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -51.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.60 £30.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +21.00%
Cisco IOS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3179 3100 3601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.98% 12.33% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2032 2026 2158
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £232 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 91 177
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £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 London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco IOS across the London region.

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in London

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Histogram in London

Cisco IOS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS across the London region.

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Trend in London

Cisco IOS
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London 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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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
City of London +44 23 £450 +26.76% 5
Greenford - - - - 1
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 127 (100.00%) Cisco
2 83 (65.35%) Firewall
3 69 (54.33%) LAN
4 65 (51.18%) CheckPoint
5 61 (48.03%) VPN
6 60 (47.24%) Cisco Certification
7 56 (44.09%) WAN
8 55 (43.31%) F5
9 53 (41.73%) Cisco Nexus
10 47 (37.01%) OSPF
10 47 (37.01%) BGP
11 44 (34.65%) TCP/IP
12 41 (32.28%) CCNP
13 38 (29.92%) Juniper
14 34 (26.77%) Windows
15 32 (25.20%) Network Security
16 31 (24.41%) VLAN
16 31 (24.41%) DNS
17 30 (23.62%) Finance
18 28 (22.05%) Blue Coat
18 28 (22.05%) Cisco ASA
18 28 (22.05%) Microsoft
19 27 (21.26%) DHCP
19 27 (21.26%) Banking
19 27 (21.26%) HSRP
20 25 (19.69%) Active Directory
21 22 (17.32%) Wireless
22 21 (16.54%) Sourcefire
22 21 (16.54%) Mentoring
22 21 (16.54%) Analytical Skills

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 17 (13.39%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.87%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.30%) Lync
3 8 (6.30%) IIS
4 7 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.94%) IBM Notes
6 3 (2.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.36%) Apache
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (11.81%) MS Office
2 11 (8.66%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 83 (65.35%) Firewall
2 69 (54.33%) LAN
3 61 (48.03%) VPN
4 56 (44.09%) WAN
5 53 (41.73%) Cisco Nexus
6 47 (37.01%) OSPF
6 47 (37.01%) BGP
7 44 (34.65%) TCP/IP
8 32 (25.20%) Network Security
9 31 (24.41%) VLAN
9 31 (24.41%) DNS
10 28 (22.05%) Cisco ASA
11 27 (21.26%) DHCP
11 27 (21.26%) HSRP
12 22 (17.32%) Wireless
13 20 (15.75%) VRRP
14 15 (11.81%) EIGRP
15 14 (11.02%) MPLS
15 14 (11.02%) WLAN
16 13 (10.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (23.62%) Finance
2 27 (21.26%) Banking
3 8 (6.30%) Investment Banking
3 8 (6.30%) Spanish Language
4 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.72%) Back Office
4 6 (4.72%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.36%) Games
5 3 (2.36%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.57%) Publishing
6 2 (1.57%) Retail
7 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 54 (42.52%) Network Engineer
2 27 (21.26%) Security Engineer
3 24 (18.90%) Senior Network Engineer
4 17 (13.39%) Network Security Engineer
5 16 (12.60%) Senior Security Engineer
6 11 (8.66%) Support Engineer
7 10 (7.87%) Architect
8 9 (7.09%) Analyst
8 9 (7.09%) Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (6.30%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 8 (6.30%) Administrator
9 8 (6.30%) Consultant
10 7 (5.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (5.51%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (5.51%) Network Manager
10 7 (5.51%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (4.72%) Cisco Engineer
11 6 (4.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 5 (3.94%) Network Consultant
12 5 (3.94%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.94%) CSS
2 2 (1.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.45%) Blackberry
3 8 (6.30%) Clustering
3 8 (6.30%) PKI
4 6 (4.72%) Statistics
5 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.94%) Hedge funds
6 4 (3.15%) iPad
6 4 (3.15%) iPhone
6 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.36%) Online Games
7 3 (2.36%) Open Source
8 2 (1.57%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.79%) FMCG
9 1 (0.79%) Replication
9 1 (0.79%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 34 (26.77%) Windows
2 15 (11.81%) Windows 7
3 14 (11.02%) Windows XP
4 13 (10.24%) Linux
5 9 (7.09%) UNIX
6 7 (5.51%) Windows 2000
7 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.15%) Android
8 4 (3.15%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.36%) Solaris
9 3 (2.36%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.36%) Mac OS
9 3 (2.36%) Debian
9 3 (2.36%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.57%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.54%) Mentoring
2 16 (12.60%) ITIL
3 13 (10.24%) Load Balancing
4 10 (7.87%) Network Management
4 10 (7.87%) Low Latency
4 10 (7.87%) Project Planning
5 9 (7.09%) Project Management
5 9 (7.09%) Service Delivery
6 8 (6.30%) WAN Optimisation
6 8 (6.30%) Asset Management
6 8 (6.30%) Data Protection
7 7 (5.51%) BCP
8 6 (4.72%) Network Load Balancing
9 5 (3.94%) E-Commerce
9 5 (3.94%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (3.15%) Incident Management
11 3 (2.36%) Service Management
11 3 (2.36%) Kanban
11 3 (2.36%) Migration
11 3 (2.36%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.24%) SQL
2 3 (2.36%) Shell Script
2 3 (2.36%) Korn
2 3 (2.36%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.57%) C
3 2 (1.57%) Python
4 1 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 60 (47.24%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (32.28%) CCNP
3 19 (14.96%) CCSE
4 15 (11.81%) CCNA
5 8 (6.30%) CCVP
5 8 (6.30%) CCIE
6 6 (4.72%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.72%) Security Cleared
6 6 (4.72%) Degree
7 5 (3.94%) CCDP
8 4 (3.15%) CCSA
8 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (3.15%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.57%) MCP
9 2 (1.57%) MCSA
9 2 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.79%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) SLA
2 7 (5.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (19.69%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.24%) Snort
3 11 (8.66%) Hyper-V
3 11 (8.66%) ProxySG
4 9 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (4.72%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.36%) Squid
6 3 (2.36%) Sendmail
6 3 (2.36%) Dovecot
6 3 (2.36%) KVM
7 2 (1.57%) vSphere
8 1 (0.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (8.66%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (7.87%) SolarWinds Orion
2 10 (7.87%) OpenView
3 8 (6.30%) SCOrch
4 6 (4.72%) DameWare
4 6 (4.72%) OVSD
5 4 (3.15%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (3.15%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.15%) Cacti
6 3 (2.36%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (2.36%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.57%) RANCID
7 2 (1.57%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.57%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.79%) Legato
8 1 (0.79%) Nagios
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.79%) Puppet
8 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 127 (100.00%) Cisco
2 65 (51.18%) CheckPoint
3 55 (43.31%) F5
4 38 (29.92%) Juniper
5 28 (22.05%) Blue Coat
5 28 (22.05%) Microsoft
6 21 (16.54%) Sourcefire
7 18 (14.17%) HP
8 12 (9.45%) SolarWinds
8 12 (9.45%) Dell
8 12 (9.45%) Citrix
9 10 (7.87%) VMware
10 8 (6.30%) Riverbed
11 6 (4.72%) IBM
11 6 (4.72%) Clearswift
11 6 (4.72%) Nokia
11 6 (4.72%) Apple
12 5 (3.94%) Lotus
12 5 (3.94%) BMC
12 5 (3.94%) Websense
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 24 days ago