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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco IOS
England / London
Rank 356 373 341
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -32
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 52 39 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.10% 1.48% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 40
Median daily rate £406 £420 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.27% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £550 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-23.87% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £18.70 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+104.44% -2.17%

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
2480 2632 2722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.75% 12.75% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1671 1717 1822
Median daily rate £425 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 76 64
Median hourly rate £43.25 £24.23 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.49% +29.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
City of London +9 9 £440 +13.54% 4
Hayes - 1 £365 -
West Drayton - 1 £375 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £560 -
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 94 (100.00%) Cisco
2 51 (54.26%) Firewall
3 38 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (40.43%) Cisco ASA
4 37 (39.36%) Finance
5 36 (38.30%) VPN
5 36 (38.30%) WAN
6 35 (37.23%) Windows
7 33 (35.11%) CCNP
8 30 (31.91%) LAN
9 29 (30.85%) OSPF
9 29 (30.85%) BGP
10 28 (29.79%) Wireless
11 27 (28.72%) Data Centre
12 25 (26.60%) NX-OS
13 23 (24.47%) VMware
13 23 (24.47%) Microsoft
13 23 (24.47%) Network Security
14 21 (22.34%) F5
15 20 (21.28%) Banking
15 20 (21.28%) MPLS
16 19 (20.21%) Juniper
16 19 (20.21%) HSRP
17 18 (19.15%) Windows Server
17 18 (19.15%) Internet
18 17 (18.09%) CheckPoint
18 17 (18.09%) TCP/IP
18 17 (18.09%) Linux
19 16 (17.02%) Citrix
19 16 (17.02%) IPsec

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 10 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (7.45%) IBM Notes
3 4 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.26%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Office
2 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.32%) Office 365
3 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.19%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.13%) SaaS
5 2 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.06%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 51 (54.26%) Firewall
2 38 (40.43%) Cisco ASA
3 36 (38.30%) VPN
3 36 (38.30%) WAN
4 30 (31.91%) LAN
5 29 (30.85%) BGP
5 29 (30.85%) OSPF
6 28 (29.79%) Wireless
7 25 (26.60%) NX-OS
8 23 (24.47%) Network Security
9 20 (21.28%) MPLS
10 19 (20.21%) HSRP
11 18 (19.15%) Internet
12 17 (18.09%) TCP/IP
13 16 (17.02%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (17.02%) IPsec
14 14 (14.89%) VLAN
15 12 (12.77%) SSL
16 11 (11.70%) VRRP
17 10 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
General
1 37 (39.36%) Finance
2 20 (21.28%) Banking
3 7 (7.45%) Financial Institution
4 6 (6.38%) Law
5 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.19%) Retail
6 3 (3.19%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (48.94%) Network Engineer
2 12 (12.77%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (11.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (8.51%) Administrator
4 8 (8.51%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (8.51%) Support Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Cisco Support
5 7 (7.45%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Security Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.32%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.26%) Architect
8 4 (4.26%) Network Design Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Project Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.13%) CSS
2 2 (2.13%) Web Services
2 2 (2.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (28.72%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.70%) Blackberry
3 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
5 7 (7.45%) BYOD
6 3 (3.19%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.19%) RSA SecurID
6 3 (3.19%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.13%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.13%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.06%) CMDB
8 1 (1.06%) Derivative
8 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.06%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.06%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 35 (37.23%) Windows
2 18 (19.15%) Windows Server
3 17 (18.09%) Linux
4 13 (13.83%) Android
4 13 (13.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (11.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (9.57%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.45%) Mac OS
7 7 (7.45%) Unix
8 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (4.26%) Windows 10
10 3 (3.19%) Mac OS X
10 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (2.13%) Windows Phone
11 2 (2.13%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (1.06%) CatOS
12 1 (1.06%) Mandriva Linux
12 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.83%) Load Balancing
2 12 (12.77%) ITIL
3 11 (11.70%) Change Management
3 11 (11.70%) Network Management
4 9 (9.57%) Network Design
5 8 (8.51%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.45%) Performance Management
7 6 (6.38%) Information Management
7 6 (6.38%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.32%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.32%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (5.32%) Service Design
8 5 (5.32%) Time Management
9 4 (4.26%) Coaching
9 4 (4.26%) Migration
9 4 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (4.26%) Project Management
9 4 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.26%) Service Management
9 4 (4.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.38%) Python
2 4 (4.26%) Perl
2 4 (4.26%) SQL
3 3 (3.19%) C
3 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.13%) Java
5 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (35.11%) CCNP
3 15 (15.96%) CCNA
4 12 (12.77%) CCIE
5 7 (7.45%) SC Cleared
5 7 (7.45%) Security Cleared
6 6 (6.38%) CCVP
7 4 (4.26%) CCSA
7 4 (4.26%) CISSP
8 2 (2.13%) CCSE
8 2 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.13%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.06%) CCDP
9 1 (1.06%) CCIP
9 1 (1.06%) Degree
9 1 (1.06%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.06%) MCDST
9 1 (1.06%) MCP
9 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (15.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.51%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (6.38%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.32%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.26%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.19%) Firmware
6 3 (3.19%) GPFS
6 3 (3.19%) LXC
7 2 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.13%) vSphere
7 2 (2.13%) XenApp
7 2 (2.13%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.13%) XenServer
8 1 (1.06%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.32%) Puppet
3 3 (3.19%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.19%) FortiGate
3 3 (3.19%) Nagios
3 3 (3.19%) SCCM
3 3 (3.19%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.13%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.13%) EnCase
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.13%) OPNET
4 2 (2.13%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.13%) Simpana
5 1 (1.06%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.06%) Cacti
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco CME
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco LMS
5 1 (1.06%) OpenView
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (24.47%) Microsoft
2 23 (24.47%) VMware
3 21 (22.34%) F5
4 19 (20.21%) Juniper
5 17 (18.09%) CheckPoint
6 16 (17.02%) Citrix
7 14 (14.89%) Palo Alto
8 12 (12.77%) SolarWinds
9 11 (11.70%) Red Hat
10 10 (10.64%) Veeam
11 9 (9.57%) Blue Coat
11 9 (9.57%) Symantec
12 8 (8.51%) Lumension
13 7 (7.45%) Lotus
13 7 (7.45%) Meraki
14 6 (6.38%) Bloomberg
14 6 (6.38%) HP
14 6 (6.38%) Reuters
14 6 (6.38%) Riverbed
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