The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank - 60 44
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.47% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.05% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £174 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -48.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £401 £388
% change year-on-year
-4.80% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £185.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £23.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.32% +53.33%
Cisco IOS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 74 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.50% 11.49% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 56 17
Average daily rate £250 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £275 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 17
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +89.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Cisco IOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) Web Filtering
2 4 (80.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (80.00%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Tufin
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) CCSA
2 4 (80.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (80.00%) ProxySG
2 4 (80.00%) CCSE
2 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) TippingPoint
2 4 (80.00%) HIPAA
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Intel Security
2 4 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (80.00%) CCSP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DMVPN
3 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (80.00%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (80.00%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (80.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCDP
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) CCSA
1 4 (80.00%) CCSE
1 4 (80.00%) CCSP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) HIPAA
1 4 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (80.00%) Intel Security
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) Nokia
2 4 (80.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) TippingPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Tufin