The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 24 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco IOS
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 60 74 67
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 3 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.43% 0.98% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 3.31% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £275 £450 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +5.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £316 £395 £401
% change year-on-year
-19.93% -1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £28.38 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £28.38 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+62.11% +24.20%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
168 302 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.90% 29.55% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 169 82
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £488 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £55.65 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +158.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Cisco IOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Reading region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) CCIP
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) SNMP
3 3 (50.00%) IOS XR
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
4 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (33.33%) X.21
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (33.33%) DSL
4 2 (33.33%) PPP
4 2 (33.33%) L2TP
4 2 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) xDSL
4 2 (33.33%) Network Management
4 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (16.67%) HSRP
5 1 (16.67%) Junos
5 1 (16.67%) Aruba
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (83.33%) BGP
1 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) IOS XR
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) DSL
3 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) L2TP
3 2 (33.33%) PPP
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) X.21
3 2 (33.33%) xDSL
4 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) ICMP
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Billing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IP Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCIP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Aruba
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) Mitel
4 1 (16.67%) Nokia
4 1 (16.67%) VMware