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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 332 352 374
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +22
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 76 61 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.58% 2.17% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 41 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +52.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £288
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +39.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Average hourly rate £28.75 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £10.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+127.50% -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
2949 2808 3099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.24% 11.88% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1893 1836 1930
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 84 135
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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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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 +19 22 £425 +30.76% 7
Chessington - 2 £525 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Cisco
2 99 (71.74%) Firewall
3 79 (57.25%) Cisco Certification
4 76 (55.07%) F5
5 71 (51.45%) OSPF
6 68 (49.28%) Cisco ASA
7 62 (44.93%) BGP
8 59 (42.75%) CCNP
9 55 (39.86%) Juniper
10 49 (35.51%) Network Security
11 46 (33.33%) VPN
12 45 (32.61%) CheckPoint
12 45 (32.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 43 (31.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 43 (31.16%) WAN
14 42 (30.43%) Citrix
15 40 (28.99%) Load Balancing
16 39 (28.26%) DNS
16 39 (28.26%) Wireless
17 37 (26.81%) VoIP
17 37 (26.81%) LAN
18 36 (26.09%) VMware
19 35 (25.36%) Cisco Nexus
20 34 (24.64%) NetScreen
21 33 (23.91%) DHCP
21 33 (23.91%) Infoblox
22 31 (22.46%) Blue Coat
22 31 (22.46%) MPLS
23 30 (21.74%) Finance
24 28 (20.29%) TCP/IP

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (7.25%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.72%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (5.80%) MS Office
1 8 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.90%) Office 365
3 2 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 99 (71.74%) Firewall
2 71 (51.45%) OSPF
3 68 (49.28%) Cisco ASA
4 62 (44.93%) BGP
5 49 (35.51%) Network Security
6 46 (33.33%) VPN
7 45 (32.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 43 (31.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 43 (31.16%) WAN
9 39 (28.26%) DNS
9 39 (28.26%) Wireless
10 37 (26.81%) VoIP
10 37 (26.81%) LAN
11 35 (25.36%) Cisco Nexus
12 34 (24.64%) NetScreen
13 33 (23.91%) DHCP
14 31 (22.46%) MPLS
15 28 (20.29%) TCP/IP
16 27 (19.57%) IPsec
16 27 (19.57%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.17%) MySQL
1 3 (2.17%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.17%) JIRA
2 2 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (21.74%) Finance
2 9 (6.52%) Banking
3 7 (5.07%) Games
4 4 (2.90%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.17%) Advertising
5 3 (2.17%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.72%) Retail
6 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 62 (44.93%) Network Engineer
2 17 (12.32%) Security Engineer
3 15 (10.87%) Network Specialist
4 11 (7.97%) Architect
4 11 (7.97%) Analyst
4 11 (7.97%) Network Security Specialist
4 11 (7.97%) Network Architect
4 11 (7.97%) Security Specialist
5 10 (7.25%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.80%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (5.07%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (5.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (4.35%) Senior Security Engineer
10 5 (3.62%) Design Engineer
10 5 (3.62%) Consultant
10 5 (3.62%) Network Design Engineer
11 4 (2.90%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.62%) Web Services
2 3 (2.17%) REST
2 3 (2.17%) SOAP
2 3 (2.17%) XML
2 3 (2.17%) JSON
3 1 (0.72%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.97%) Thin Client
2 11 (7.97%) Blackberry
2 11 (7.97%) Fat Client
3 7 (5.07%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (4.35%) iPhone
4 6 (4.35%) Online Games
4 6 (4.35%) PKI
5 5 (3.62%) iPad
6 3 (2.17%) IPTV
6 3 (2.17%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.45%) Eurex
7 2 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.45%) BYOD
8 1 (0.72%) NHS
8 1 (0.72%) Replication
8 1 (0.72%) CESG
8 1 (0.72%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.72%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.39%) Windows
2 23 (16.67%) Linux
3 12 (8.70%) UNIX
4 10 (7.25%) Windows 7
5 7 (5.07%) Android
6 5 (3.62%) Windows XP
6 5 (3.62%) Debian
7 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.90%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.17%) CentOS
9 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.99%) Load Balancing
2 28 (20.29%) E-Commerce
3 22 (15.94%) ITIL
4 21 (15.22%) Service Management
5 16 (11.59%) Mentoring
6 14 (10.14%) Network Design
7 9 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (5.80%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.07%) Network Management
10 6 (4.35%) Kanban
10 6 (4.35%) Scrum
10 6 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (3.62%) Line Management
11 5 (3.62%) Migration
11 5 (3.62%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (2.90%) Performance Analysis
12 4 (2.90%) Change Control
13 3 (2.17%) Low Latency
13 3 (2.17%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 3 (2.17%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.25%) C
2 6 (4.35%) SQL
3 5 (3.62%) Python
4 3 (2.17%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 79 (57.25%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (42.75%) CCNP
3 27 (19.57%) CCSE
4 20 (14.49%) Degree
5 19 (13.77%) CCNA
6 17 (12.32%) CCIE
7 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (7.25%) MCSE
9 8 (5.80%) CISSP
10 6 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (4.35%) MCSA
11 5 (3.62%) JNCIS
12 4 (2.90%) JNCIA
12 4 (2.90%) MCITP
12 4 (2.90%) CCSP
13 3 (2.17%) CCA
13 3 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (2.17%) CCEA
13 3 (2.17%) CCSA
14 2 (1.45%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.07%) XenServer
4 6 (4.35%) Snort
5 5 (3.62%) XenDesktop
5 5 (3.62%) vSphere
6 4 (2.90%) XenApp
6 4 (2.90%) ProxySG
7 3 (2.17%) NFS
8 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.45%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.72%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.72%) vCloud
9 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (9.42%) RANCID
2 6 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.17%) XenMobile
3 3 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.45%) SCOM
5 1 (0.72%) Casper Suite
5 1 (0.72%) Nagios
5 1 (0.72%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 138 (100.00%) Cisco
2 76 (55.07%) F5
3 55 (39.86%) Juniper
4 45 (32.61%) CheckPoint
5 42 (30.43%) Citrix
6 36 (26.09%) VMware
7 33 (23.91%) Infoblox
8 31 (22.46%) Blue Coat
9 19 (13.77%) Microsoft
10 17 (12.32%) SolarWinds
11 12 (8.70%) Imperva
12 10 (7.25%) HP
13 9 (6.52%) Sourcefire
14 8 (5.80%) Red Hat
15 7 (5.07%) BT
15 7 (5.07%) Brocade
16 6 (4.35%) ScanSafe
17 5 (3.62%) Prolexic
18 4 (2.90%) Polycom
18 4 (2.90%) NetScout
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