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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank 70 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 9 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.99% - 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.04% - 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £378 - £190
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £49.19 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-55.27% +391.90%
Cisco IOS
Berkshire

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
223 191 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.59% 21.29% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 68 87
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 9
Median hourly rate £19.61 £22.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 30 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) CCNP
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (38.89%) MPLS
3 7 (38.89%) BGP
3 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
3 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
3 7 (38.89%) CCNA
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (33.33%) OSPF
5 5 (27.78%) Frame Relay
5 5 (27.78%) ISDN
5 5 (27.78%) WAN
6 4 (22.22%) Internet
6 4 (22.22%) Juniper
6 4 (22.22%) Nokia
6 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
6 4 (22.22%) Wireless
6 4 (22.22%) Fortinet
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (16.67%) VLAN
7 3 (16.67%) IOS XR
7 3 (16.67%) NX-OS
7 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 3 (16.67%) Network Design
7 3 (16.67%) Firewall
7 3 (16.67%) DNS
7 3 (16.67%) Broadband

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) BGP
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (38.89%) MPLS
2 6 (33.33%) OSPF
3 5 (27.78%) Frame Relay
3 5 (27.78%) ISDN
3 5 (27.78%) WAN
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
4 4 (22.22%) Internet
4 4 (22.22%) Wireless
5 3 (16.67%) Broadband
5 3 (16.67%) DNS
5 3 (16.67%) Firewall
5 3 (16.67%) IOS XR
5 3 (16.67%) LAN
5 3 (16.67%) NX-OS
5 3 (16.67%) VLAN
6 2 (11.11%) IPsec
General
1 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Support
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Network Support
5 2 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Switch Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Network Design
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Presales
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Perl
1 1 (5.56%) Python
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) CCNP
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) CCIE
3 2 (11.11%) JNCIA
4 1 (5.56%) CCDA
4 1 (5.56%) CCENT
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 4 (22.22%) Fortinet
2 4 (22.22%) Juniper
2 4 (22.22%) Nokia
3 2 (11.11%) F5
3 2 (11.11%) Huawei
3 2 (11.11%) Nortel
4 1 (5.56%) Avaya
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Mitel
4 1 (5.56%) VMware