The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 117 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 12 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% - 0.040%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.63% - 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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£267 - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £332 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.26% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.19 £10.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+391.90% -69.23%
Cisco IOS
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
331 343 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.36% 13.56% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 167 127
Average daily rate £325 £345 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% -4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £140 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 11
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -29.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £16.00 £11.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Cisco IOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Cisco IOS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Renfrewshire - 7 £268 -
Glasgow - 3 - -
Edinburgh - 2 £158 -
Cisco IOS
UK

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) LAN
3 15 (62.50%) HP
3 15 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 15 (62.50%) Firewall
4 14 (58.33%) ITIL
5 13 (54.17%) Windows
5 13 (54.17%) F5
6 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (41.67%) Riverbed
8 10 (41.67%) Network Load Balancing
8 10 (41.67%) Network Security
8 10 (41.67%) TippingPoint
8 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
8 10 (41.67%) Junos
8 10 (41.67%) Juniper
8 10 (41.67%) McAfee
8 10 (41.67%) WAN
8 10 (41.67%) MS Office
8 10 (41.67%) Crossbeam
9 9 (37.50%) Incident Management
9 9 (37.50%) Cryptography
9 9 (37.50%) Service Management
9 9 (37.50%) Network Management
9 9 (37.50%) QA
9 9 (37.50%) WhatsUp Gold
9 9 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (8.33%) Lync
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (41.67%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) LAN
2 15 (62.50%) Firewall
3 10 (41.67%) Network Security
3 10 (41.67%) Junos
3 10 (41.67%) WAN
4 7 (29.17%) SAN
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (16.67%) DNS
6 4 (16.67%) DHCP
7 3 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (8.33%) VPN
8 2 (8.33%) Wireless
9 1 (4.17%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Support
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 3 (12.50%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Cryptography
2 4 (16.67%) Replication
3 3 (12.50%) CMDB
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) Android
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 9 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 9 (37.50%) Service Management
3 9 (37.50%) Network Management
3 9 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 7 (29.17%) Network Design
5 7 (29.17%) Time Management
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
7 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 3 (12.50%) Release Management
7 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.50%) Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) QA
2 7 (29.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
2 7 (29.17%) vSphere
3 2 (8.33%) BitLocker
4 1 (4.17%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (62.50%) HP
2 15 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 13 (54.17%) F5
4 10 (41.67%) Riverbed
4 10 (41.67%) TippingPoint
4 10 (41.67%) Juniper
4 10 (41.67%) McAfee
4 10 (41.67%) Crossbeam
5 7 (29.17%) EMC
5 7 (29.17%) 3PAR
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) CommVault
8 3 (12.50%) Sophos
8 3 (12.50%) Remedy
9 2 (8.33%) ProCurve
10 1 (4.17%) BT
10 1 (4.17%) Veritas
10 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
10 1 (4.17%) Prolexic