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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 374 393 341
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -52
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 45 26 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.10% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.46% 0.86% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 36
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.98% -13.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £425 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £319
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.63 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +48.57%
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
3079 3035 3124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.88% 12.15% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2103 1999 1976
Average daily rate £388 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 97 146
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -1.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £39.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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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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 +15 16 £500 +38.88% 8
Greenford - - - -
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Cisco
2 83 (71.55%) Firewall
3 68 (58.62%) LAN
4 65 (56.03%) CheckPoint
5 62 (53.45%) F5
6 59 (50.86%) WAN
7 58 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 55 (47.41%) Cisco Certification
9 52 (44.83%) VPN
10 49 (42.24%) OSPF
10 49 (42.24%) BGP
11 46 (39.66%) TCP/IP
12 40 (34.48%) Juniper
13 37 (31.90%) CCNP
14 32 (27.59%) Blue Coat
14 32 (27.59%) VLAN
15 30 (25.86%) Banking
15 30 (25.86%) Finance
16 29 (25.00%) Windows
16 29 (25.00%) HSRP
17 27 (23.28%) Cisco ASA
17 27 (23.28%) Analytical Skills
18 26 (22.41%) Sourcefire
18 26 (22.41%) Microsoft
19 25 (21.55%) Network Security
20 24 (20.69%) VRRP
21 23 (19.83%) DNS
22 22 (18.97%) Wireless
23 20 (17.24%) Mentoring
24 19 (16.38%) CCSE

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 14 (12.07%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.48%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.90%) Lync
4 7 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.03%) IBM Notes
5 6 (5.17%) IIS
6 2 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (9.48%) MS Office
2 10 (8.62%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Office 365
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (71.55%) Firewall
2 68 (58.62%) LAN
3 59 (50.86%) WAN
4 58 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 52 (44.83%) VPN
6 49 (42.24%) OSPF
6 49 (42.24%) BGP
7 46 (39.66%) TCP/IP
8 32 (27.59%) VLAN
9 29 (25.00%) HSRP
10 27 (23.28%) Cisco ASA
11 25 (21.55%) Network Security
12 24 (20.69%) VRRP
13 23 (19.83%) DNS
14 22 (18.97%) Wireless
15 19 (16.38%) DHCP
16 16 (13.79%) Internet
17 13 (11.21%) EIGRP
17 13 (11.21%) WLAN
18 12 (10.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.31%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (25.86%) Finance
1 30 (25.86%) Banking
2 10 (8.62%) Spanish Language
3 7 (6.03%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.17%) Financial Institution
4 6 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.45%) Games
6 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.59%) Back Office
7 2 (1.72%) Publishing
8 1 (0.86%) Law
8 1 (0.86%) Retail
8 1 (0.86%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 57 (49.14%) Network Engineer
2 29 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 27 (23.28%) Senior Network Engineer
4 21 (18.10%) Senior Security Engineer
5 16 (13.79%) Network Security Engineer
6 10 (8.62%) Support Engineer
6 10 (8.62%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) Architect
7 9 (7.76%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 8 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (6.03%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (6.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.31%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 5 (4.31%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
10 5 (4.31%) Cisco Support
10 5 (4.31%) Administrator
10 5 (4.31%) Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) CSS
2 2 (1.72%) XMPP
3 1 (0.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.28%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.48%) Blackberry
3 10 (8.62%) PKI
4 9 (7.76%) Clustering
5 5 (4.31%) Hedge funds
5 5 (4.31%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.45%) Online Games
7 3 (2.59%) Statistics
7 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.72%) Replication
8 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.86%) NHS
9 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.86%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.00%) Windows
2 15 (12.93%) Windows 7
3 9 (7.76%) Windows XP
4 7 (6.03%) Linux
4 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.17%) UNIX
5 6 (5.17%) Android
6 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.31%) Mac OS
7 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.45%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.72%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.86%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.24%) Mentoring
2 15 (12.93%) Load Balancing
3 14 (12.07%) ITIL
4 11 (9.48%) Project Planning
5 9 (7.76%) Low Latency
5 9 (7.76%) Data Protection
5 9 (7.76%) Project Management
5 9 (7.76%) Asset Management
6 8 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 7 (6.03%) BCP
8 6 (5.17%) Network Management
8 6 (5.17%) Service Management
9 5 (4.31%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.31%) WAN Optimisation
10 4 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (3.45%) ITIL V3
10 4 (3.45%) Incident Management
11 3 (2.59%) Scrum
11 3 (2.59%) Change Management
11 3 (2.59%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.17%) SQL
2 4 (3.45%) Python
3 1 (0.86%) Tcl
3 1 (0.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 55 (47.41%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (31.90%) CCNP
3 19 (16.38%) CCSE
4 13 (11.21%) CCNA
5 9 (7.76%) CCIE
6 8 (6.90%) CCVP
7 6 (5.17%) CCDP
8 4 (3.45%) A+ Certification
8 4 (3.45%) CCSA
8 4 (3.45%) Degree
9 3 (2.59%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.72%) MCP
10 2 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.86%) MCITP
11 1 (0.86%) MCSE
11 1 (0.86%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.21%) SLA
2 9 (7.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (14.66%) Active Directory
1 17 (14.66%) Snort
2 16 (13.79%) ProxySG
3 11 (9.48%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.59%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.72%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.72%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (8.62%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (7.76%) SCOrch
3 7 (6.03%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (3.45%) OpenView
5 3 (2.59%) DameWare
5 3 (2.59%) OVSD
5 3 (2.59%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.86%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.86%) Legato
7 1 (0.86%) SCOM
7 1 (0.86%) Cacti
7 1 (0.86%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.86%) RANCID
Vendors
1 116 (100.00%) Cisco
2 65 (56.03%) CheckPoint
3 62 (53.45%) F5
4 40 (34.48%) Juniper
5 32 (27.59%) Blue Coat
6 26 (22.41%) Sourcefire
6 26 (22.41%) Microsoft
7 10 (8.62%) Dell
8 9 (7.76%) Citrix
8 9 (7.76%) VMware
8 9 (7.76%) SolarWinds
9 8 (6.90%) HP
10 7 (6.03%) Lotus
11 6 (5.17%) Riverbed
12 5 (4.31%) Apple
12 5 (4.31%) BMC
12 5 (4.31%) Websense
13 3 (2.59%) Clearswift
13 3 (2.59%) Speakerbus
13 3 (2.59%) IBM
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