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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 320 342 372
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +30
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 83 53 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.83% 1.98% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 36 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £332 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.26% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
Average hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.19 £10.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+391.90% -69.23%
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
2931 2671 2899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.22% 11.80% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1912 1798 1777
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 77 136
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +17 26 £425 +46.55% 7
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Cisco
2 104 (67.53%) Firewall
3 86 (55.84%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (53.25%) F5
5 72 (46.75%) Cisco ASA
6 71 (46.10%) OSPF
7 66 (42.86%) BGP
7 66 (42.86%) CCNP
8 56 (36.36%) Juniper
9 54 (35.06%) CheckPoint
10 51 (33.12%) VPN
11 50 (32.47%) Network Security
12 49 (31.82%) WAN
13 45 (29.22%) Load Balancing
14 44 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 43 (27.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 43 (27.92%) DNS
16 42 (27.27%) Wireless
17 41 (26.62%) Citrix
17 41 (26.62%) VMware
18 40 (25.97%) LAN
19 39 (25.32%) MPLS
20 37 (24.03%) DHCP
20 37 (24.03%) Cisco Nexus
21 36 (23.38%) NetScreen
22 35 (22.73%) Finance
22 35 (22.73%) VoIP
23 34 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
23 34 (22.08%) Infoblox
24 32 (20.78%) Windows

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 12 (7.79%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.60%) Lync
3 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (7.14%) MS Office
2 9 (5.84%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.60%) Office 365
1 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.30%) Yammer
3 1 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 104 (67.53%) Firewall
2 72 (46.75%) Cisco ASA
3 71 (46.10%) OSPF
4 66 (42.86%) BGP
5 51 (33.12%) VPN
6 50 (32.47%) Network Security
7 49 (31.82%) WAN
8 44 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 43 (27.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 43 (27.92%) DNS
10 42 (27.27%) Wireless
11 40 (25.97%) LAN
12 39 (25.32%) MPLS
13 37 (24.03%) DHCP
13 37 (24.03%) Cisco Nexus
14 36 (23.38%) NetScreen
15 35 (22.73%) VoIP
16 29 (18.83%) IPsec
17 27 (17.53%) TCP/IP
18 25 (16.23%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.25%) MySQL
2 3 (1.95%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.30%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (1.95%) JIRA
2 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (22.73%) Finance
2 9 (5.84%) Banking
3 6 (3.90%) Games
4 5 (3.25%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.25%) Retail
5 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.95%) Advertising
6 3 (1.95%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.65%) Law
7 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 60 (38.96%) Network Engineer
2 19 (12.34%) Network Specialist
3 17 (11.04%) Security Engineer
4 11 (7.14%) Architect
4 11 (7.14%) Security Specialist
4 11 (7.14%) Network Security Specialist
5 10 (6.49%) Network Architect
5 10 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (6.49%) Analyst
6 9 (5.84%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (5.84%) Support Engineer
6 9 (5.84%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (3.90%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (3.90%) Senior Security Engineer
8 5 (3.25%) Consultant
8 5 (3.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (3.25%) Network Design Engineer
8 5 (3.25%) Test Engineer
8 5 (3.25%) Design Engineer
8 5 (3.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.60%) Web Services
2 3 (1.95%) REST
2 3 (1.95%) SOAP
2 3 (1.95%) XML
2 3 (1.95%) XMPP
2 3 (1.95%) JSON
3 2 (1.30%) CSS
4 1 (0.65%) .NET
4 1 (0.65%) HTML
4 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.65%) LAMP
4 1 (0.65%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 22 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.14%) Thin Client
3 11 (7.14%) Fat Client
4 10 (6.49%) Blackberry
5 9 (5.84%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (5.19%) iPad
7 6 (3.90%) iPhone
7 6 (3.90%) PKI
8 5 (3.25%) Online Games
9 3 (1.95%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.95%) IPTV
10 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.30%) BYOD
10 2 (1.30%) Eurex
11 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.65%) Open Source
11 1 (0.65%) User Experience
11 1 (0.65%) Replication
11 1 (0.65%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.78%) Windows
2 31 (20.13%) Linux
3 12 (7.79%) UNIX
4 10 (6.49%) Android
5 9 (5.84%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.55%) Debian
6 7 (4.55%) Mac OS X
7 5 (3.25%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.95%) CentOS
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (29.22%) Load Balancing
2 27 (17.53%) E-Commerce
3 22 (14.29%) ITIL
4 21 (13.64%) Service Management
4 21 (13.64%) Network Design
5 19 (12.34%) DDoS Mitigation
6 15 (9.74%) Mentoring
7 9 (5.84%) Migration
8 8 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (4.55%) Network Management
9 7 (4.55%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.90%) Kanban
10 6 (3.90%) Scrum
10 6 (3.90%) WAN Optimisation
11 5 (3.25%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (3.25%) Line Management
12 4 (2.60%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (2.60%) Business Continuity
12 4 (2.60%) Performance Analysis
13 3 (1.95%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.49%) C
1 10 (6.49%) SQL
2 5 (3.25%) Python
3 4 (2.60%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.95%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.95%) Lisp
5 1 (0.65%) Perl
5 1 (0.65%) PHP
5 1 (0.65%) Java
5 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 86 (55.84%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (42.86%) CCNP
3 28 (18.18%) CCSE
4 21 (13.64%) Degree
5 18 (11.69%) CCNA
6 15 (9.74%) CCIE
6 15 (9.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (8.44%) MCSE
8 9 (5.84%) CISSP
9 8 (5.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (5.19%) MCSA
10 5 (3.25%) JNCIS
10 5 (3.25%) MCITP
11 4 (2.60%) JNCIA
11 4 (2.60%) CCSA
11 4 (2.60%) CCSP
12 3 (1.95%) CCA
12 3 (1.95%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (1.95%) CCEA
13 2 (1.30%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.44%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (15.58%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.55%) vSphere
3 7 (4.55%) XenServer
4 5 (3.25%) Snort
4 5 (3.25%) XenDesktop
4 5 (3.25%) XenApp
5 3 (1.95%) NFS
5 3 (1.95%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.30%) vCloud
7 1 (0.65%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.65%) Xen
7 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (8.44%) RANCID
2 7 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.95%) XenMobile
4 2 (1.30%) SCCM
4 2 (1.30%) SCOM
4 2 (1.30%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.65%) Casper Suite
5 1 (0.65%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.65%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.65%) Nagios
Vendors
1 154 (100.00%) Cisco
2 82 (53.25%) F5
3 56 (36.36%) Juniper
4 54 (35.06%) CheckPoint
5 41 (26.62%) Citrix
5 41 (26.62%) VMware
6 34 (22.08%) Infoblox
7 30 (19.48%) Blue Coat
8 21 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 16 (10.39%) SolarWinds
10 12 (7.79%) Imperva
11 10 (6.49%) Red Hat
11 10 (6.49%) HP
11 10 (6.49%) Riverbed
12 9 (5.84%) Brocade
13 8 (5.19%) Sourcefire
14 7 (4.55%) Oracle
15 6 (3.90%) BT
15 6 (3.90%) ScanSafe
16 5 (3.25%) Prolexic
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