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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 310 341 350
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 83 60 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.81% 2.21% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 41 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £225 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £388 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £263
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +52.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 9
Average hourly rate £28.75 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £15.00 £65.75
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -77.18%
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
2955 2716 2862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.29% 11.65% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1901 1751 1771
Average daily rate £388 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 91 130
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 1 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 1 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 +35 31 £413 +26.92% 10
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Romford - - - -
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 132 (100.00%) Cisco
2 94 (71.21%) Firewall
3 75 (56.82%) F5
4 72 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
5 66 (50.00%) OSPF
6 62 (46.97%) Cisco ASA
7 58 (43.94%) BGP
8 52 (39.39%) CCNP
9 49 (37.12%) Juniper
9 49 (37.12%) CheckPoint
10 44 (33.33%) Network Security
11 43 (32.58%) WAN
12 42 (31.82%) VPN
13 40 (30.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 38 (28.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 38 (28.79%) Cisco Nexus
14 38 (28.79%) LAN
15 37 (28.03%) DNS
16 36 (27.27%) Citrix
17 35 (26.52%) Load Balancing
18 34 (25.76%) VMware
19 33 (25.00%) Wireless
20 32 (24.24%) Blue Coat
21 31 (23.48%) DHCP
22 30 (22.73%) TCP/IP
23 29 (21.97%) VoIP
23 29 (21.97%) NetScreen
24 28 (21.21%) MPLS
24 28 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
25 27 (20.45%) Infoblox

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 11 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.76%) Lync
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
5 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (5.30%) MS Excel
1 7 (5.30%) MS Office
2 5 (3.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.03%) Office 365
3 2 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 94 (71.21%) Firewall
2 66 (50.00%) OSPF
3 62 (46.97%) Cisco ASA
4 58 (43.94%) BGP
5 44 (33.33%) Network Security
6 43 (32.58%) WAN
7 42 (31.82%) VPN
8 40 (30.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 38 (28.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 38 (28.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 38 (28.79%) LAN
10 37 (28.03%) DNS
11 33 (25.00%) Wireless
12 31 (23.48%) DHCP
13 30 (22.73%) TCP/IP
14 29 (21.97%) VoIP
14 29 (21.97%) NetScreen
15 28 (21.21%) MPLS
16 24 (18.18%) BIG-IP
17 22 (16.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.27%) MongoDB
1 3 (2.27%) MySQL
1 3 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) JIRA
2 2 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (20.45%) Finance
2 13 (9.85%) Banking
3 7 (5.30%) Games
4 4 (3.03%) Spanish Language
4 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.27%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (44.70%) Network Engineer
2 19 (14.39%) Security Engineer
3 14 (10.61%) Network Specialist
4 11 (8.33%) Network Security Specialist
4 11 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 11 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 11 (8.33%) Architect
5 10 (7.58%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (6.82%) Analyst
6 9 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 9 (6.82%) Senior Security Engineer
7 8 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (3.79%) Network Design Engineer
9 5 (3.79%) Design Engineer
9 5 (3.79%) Test Engineer
10 4 (3.03%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.79%) Web Services
2 3 (2.27%) REST
2 3 (2.27%) XML
2 3 (2.27%) SOAP
2 3 (2.27%) JSON
3 1 (0.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 11 (8.33%) Thin Client
2 11 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.30%) PKI
3 7 (5.30%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (4.55%) Online Games
5 5 (3.79%) iPad
5 5 (3.79%) iPhone
6 3 (2.27%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.27%) IPTV
7 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.52%) Replication
7 2 (1.52%) Eurex
7 2 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.76%) NHS
8 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.76%) Clustering
8 1 (0.76%) CESG
8 1 (0.76%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.42%) Windows
2 21 (15.91%) Linux
3 12 (9.09%) UNIX
4 11 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (4.55%) Android
5 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.55%) Windows XP
6 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.79%) Debian
7 3 (2.27%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.27%) CentOS
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.52%) Load Balancing
2 26 (19.70%) E-Commerce
3 18 (13.64%) ITIL
4 17 (12.88%) Service Management
5 16 (12.12%) Mentoring
6 12 (9.09%) Network Design
7 8 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (6.06%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.55%) Network Management
8 6 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (3.79%) Line Management
9 5 (3.79%) Migration
9 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (3.03%) Kanban
10 4 (3.03%) Project Planning
10 4 (3.03%) Scrum
10 4 (3.03%) Project Management
10 4 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (3.03%) Change Control
11 3 (2.27%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.58%) C
2 6 (4.55%) SQL
2 6 (4.55%) Python
3 3 (2.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 72 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (39.39%) CCNP
3 27 (20.45%) CCSE
4 17 (12.88%) CCIE
4 17 (12.88%) CCNA
5 16 (12.12%) Degree
6 10 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (6.82%) MCSE
8 8 (6.06%) CISSP
9 6 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (3.79%) MCSA
10 5 (3.79%) MCITP
11 4 (3.03%) JNCIS
11 4 (3.03%) CCSP
12 3 (2.27%) CCA
12 3 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (2.27%) CCEA
12 3 (2.27%) CCSA
12 3 (2.27%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.52%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.36%) SLA
2 2 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.06%) Snort
4 7 (5.30%) ProxySG
4 7 (5.30%) XenServer
5 5 (3.79%) XenDesktop
5 5 (3.79%) vSphere
6 4 (3.03%) XenApp
7 3 (2.27%) NFS
7 3 (2.27%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.52%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.76%) vCloud
9 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (6.82%) RANCID
2 6 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.27%) XenMobile
4 2 (1.52%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.52%) SCOM
5 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.76%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 132 (100.00%) Cisco
2 75 (56.82%) F5
3 49 (37.12%) Juniper
3 49 (37.12%) CheckPoint
4 36 (27.27%) Citrix
5 34 (25.76%) VMware
6 32 (24.24%) Blue Coat
7 27 (20.45%) Infoblox
8 17 (12.88%) Microsoft
9 12 (9.09%) Imperva
9 12 (9.09%) SolarWinds
10 11 (8.33%) Sourcefire
11 10 (7.58%) HP
12 8 (6.06%) Red Hat
13 7 (5.30%) BT
13 7 (5.30%) Brocade
14 5 (3.79%) ScanSafe
14 5 (3.79%) Prolexic
15 4 (3.03%) Polycom
15 4 (3.03%) NetScout
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