The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank - 162 131
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 0 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.54% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £22.01 £32.60
% change year-on-year
+104.42% -32.46%
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
525 583 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.00% 13.03% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 329 273
Median daily rate £400 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £240 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 67 52
Median hourly rate £18.25 £17.33 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.30% -17.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.99 £12.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £30.19 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco IOS across the North West region.

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Cisco IOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS across the North West region.

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) Telnet
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Telnet
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
3 1 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto