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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 326 350 339
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 71 54 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.53% 2.08% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 30 8
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£413 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £222 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £999
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £350 £260
% change year-on-year
+14.42% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £33.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 - £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £112.50
% change year-on-year
-16.36% -75.55%
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
2804 2596 2783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.20% 11.74% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1797 1630 1729
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 74 140
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -25.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.69 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -14.27%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +26 33 £394 +12.17% 4
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Romford - - - -
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Cisco
2 83 (71.55%) Firewall
3 67 (57.76%) F5
4 59 (50.86%) Cisco Certification
5 56 (48.28%) OSPF
6 54 (46.55%) CheckPoint
7 50 (43.10%) Cisco ASA
8 48 (41.38%) BGP
9 45 (38.79%) CCNP
10 42 (36.21%) WAN
11 39 (33.62%) LAN
11 39 (33.62%) VPN
12 35 (30.17%) Cisco Nexus
13 33 (28.45%) Network Security
13 33 (28.45%) Juniper
14 32 (27.59%) Blue Coat
15 31 (26.72%) VMware
16 30 (25.86%) DNS
17 29 (25.00%) Load Balancing
17 29 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 28 (24.14%) DHCP
19 27 (23.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
19 27 (23.28%) CCSE
20 26 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
20 26 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
21 25 (21.55%) TCP/IP
21 25 (21.55%) Citrix
22 23 (19.83%) Windows
22 23 (19.83%) Mentoring
23 22 (18.97%) BIG-IP

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 10 (8.62%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.59%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.72%) Lync
5 1 (0.86%) IIS
5 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (5.17%) MS Office
2 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) Office 365
2 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (71.55%) Firewall
2 56 (48.28%) OSPF
3 50 (43.10%) Cisco ASA
4 48 (41.38%) BGP
5 42 (36.21%) WAN
6 39 (33.62%) LAN
6 39 (33.62%) VPN
7 35 (30.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 33 (28.45%) Network Security
9 30 (25.86%) DNS
10 29 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 28 (24.14%) DHCP
12 27 (23.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 25 (21.55%) TCP/IP
14 22 (18.97%) BIG-IP
15 21 (18.10%) VoIP
16 20 (17.24%) Wireless
16 20 (17.24%) NetScreen
17 19 (16.38%) Internet
18 18 (15.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (17.24%) Finance
2 17 (14.66%) Banking
3 7 (6.03%) Games
4 6 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.45%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.59%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (38.79%) Network Engineer
2 18 (15.52%) Security Engineer
3 14 (12.07%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (10.34%) Architect
4 12 (10.34%) Network Specialist
5 11 (9.48%) Senior Security Engineer
5 11 (9.48%) Network Security Specialist
5 11 (9.48%) Network Architect
5 11 (9.48%) Security Specialist
6 8 (6.90%) Analyst
6 8 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (5.17%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Consultant
9 5 (4.31%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (4.31%) Security Consultant
9 5 (4.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.72%) Web Services
2 1 (0.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.21%) Blackberry
3 11 (9.48%) Thin Client
3 11 (9.48%) Fat Client
4 7 (6.03%) PKI
5 6 (5.17%) Online Games
6 5 (4.31%) iPhone
6 5 (4.31%) iPad
7 4 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (2.59%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.72%) Replication
9 2 (1.72%) Clustering
10 1 (0.86%) NHS
10 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.83%) Windows
2 16 (13.79%) Linux
3 12 (10.34%) UNIX
3 12 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 7 (6.03%) Windows XP
5 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.59%) Android
7 3 (2.59%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.72%) Debian
8 2 (1.72%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 23 (19.83%) Mentoring
3 22 (18.97%) E-Commerce
4 11 (9.48%) ITIL
5 10 (8.62%) Service Management
6 7 (6.03%) Project Management
6 7 (6.03%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (4.31%) Line Management
8 5 (4.31%) Project Planning
8 5 (4.31%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.31%) Migration
9 4 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (2.59%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (2.59%) Network Management
10 3 (2.59%) Network Design
10 3 (2.59%) Change Management
11 2 (1.72%) Asset Management
11 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (1.72%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.62%) C
2 8 (6.90%) Python
3 5 (4.31%) SQL
4 1 (0.86%) Tcl
4 1 (0.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 59 (50.86%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (38.79%) CCNP
3 27 (23.28%) CCSE
4 13 (11.21%) CCIE
5 12 (10.34%) CCNA
6 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (6.03%) CISSP
8 6 (5.17%) MCSE
9 4 (3.45%) CCSP
9 4 (3.45%) CCDP
9 4 (3.45%) CCSA
9 4 (3.45%) MCITP
10 3 (2.59%) Degree
10 3 (2.59%) CCA
10 3 (2.59%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.59%) CCEA
10 3 (2.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.72%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.72%) CISM
11 2 (1.72%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.21%) SLA
2 5 (4.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.21%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.76%) ProxySG
4 8 (6.90%) Snort
5 7 (6.03%) XenServer
6 4 (3.45%) XenDesktop
6 4 (3.45%) vSphere
6 4 (3.45%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.59%) XenApp
8 2 (1.72%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.72%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.86%) Xen
9 1 (0.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (5.17%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.31%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.72%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.72%) XenMobile
3 2 (1.72%) SCOM
4 1 (0.86%) Cacti
4 1 (0.86%) OpenView
4 1 (0.86%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.86%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 116 (100.00%) Cisco
2 67 (57.76%) F5
3 54 (46.55%) CheckPoint
4 33 (28.45%) Juniper
5 32 (27.59%) Blue Coat
6 31 (26.72%) VMware
7 25 (21.55%) Citrix
8 18 (15.52%) Infoblox
9 14 (12.07%) Microsoft
10 13 (11.21%) HP
11 12 (10.34%) Imperva
11 12 (10.34%) Sourcefire
12 7 (6.03%) BT
12 7 (6.03%) SolarWinds
13 5 (4.31%) Prolexic
13 5 (4.31%) ScanSafe
14 4 (3.45%) Riverbed
14 4 (3.45%) Reuters
14 4 (3.45%) Bloomberg
15 3 (2.59%) Lotus
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