The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco IOS
England / South East
Rank 218 245 254
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 21 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 1.01% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 8
Median daily rate £300 £450 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +11.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £264 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £389 £401
% change year-on-year
-17.68% -2.93%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1553 1786 1976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.29% 20.41% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 993 941
Median daily rate £395 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £230 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 90 114
Median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.41% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £52.63 £47.50
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 the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Cisco IOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Cisco IOS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +12 5 £269 -2.18%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £305 -
Berkshire +14 4 £275 -38.88%
Surrey +16 3 £175 -68.18%
Middlesex - 3 £420 -
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (50.00%) LAN
4 17 (47.22%) OSPF
4 17 (47.22%) BGP
5 16 (44.44%) Data Centre
6 15 (41.67%) Juniper
6 15 (41.67%) CCNP
7 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
8 13 (36.11%) WAN
8 13 (36.11%) CCNA
9 11 (30.56%) Firewall
9 11 (30.56%) VMware
9 11 (30.56%) F5
10 10 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
10 10 (27.78%) Windows
10 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
11 8 (22.22%) CCIE
11 8 (22.22%) MPLS
11 8 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (19.44%) VLAN
13 6 (16.67%) Wireless
13 6 (16.67%) HP
13 6 (16.67%) VPN
13 6 (16.67%) IOS XR
13 6 (16.67%) Android
13 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (16.67%) Junos
14 5 (13.89%) DV Cleared

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) LAN
2 17 (47.22%) BGP
2 17 (47.22%) OSPF
3 13 (36.11%) WAN
4 11 (30.56%) Firewall
5 10 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (22.22%) MPLS
7 7 (19.44%) VLAN
8 6 (16.67%) IOS XR
8 6 (16.67%) Junos
8 6 (16.67%) VPN
8 6 (16.67%) Wireless
9 5 (13.89%) DNS
10 4 (11.11%) DHCP
10 4 (11.11%) IPsec
10 4 (11.11%) Network Security
10 4 (11.11%) Skype
10 4 (11.11%) SMTP
11 3 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Design Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) LAN Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) BYOD
2 3 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.78%) Handset
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) iPhone
4 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Android
3 5 (13.89%) Linux
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
2 4 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
2 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 4 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.33%) High Availability
3 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL
3 3 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (8.33%) Software Licensing
4 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.56%) Migration
4 2 (5.56%) Network Management
5 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 4 (11.11%) VB
2 2 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (41.67%) CCNP
3 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
4 13 (36.11%) CCNA
5 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
6 8 (22.22%) CCIE
7 5 (13.89%) CCIP
7 5 (13.89%) DV Cleared
8 4 (11.11%) JNCIA
8 4 (11.11%) JNCIS
9 2 (5.56%) Degree
10 1 (2.78%) CCSA
10 1 (2.78%) CCSE
10 1 (2.78%) CCSP
10 1 (2.78%) CEH
10 1 (2.78%) CISM
10 1 (2.78%) CISSP
10 1 (2.78%) ISSAP
10 1 (2.78%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 4 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) AirWatch
2 4 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 4 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (11.11%) WSUS
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (41.67%) Juniper
3 11 (30.56%) F5
3 11 (30.56%) VMware
4 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.67%) HP
6 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
7 4 (11.11%) MobileIron
7 4 (11.11%) Symantec
8 3 (8.33%) EMC
8 3 (8.33%) Riverbed
9 2 (5.56%) Aerohive Networks
9 2 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (5.56%) Aruba
9 2 (5.56%) Brocade
9 2 (5.56%) Dell
9 2 (5.56%) Nokia
10 1 (2.78%) Civica
10 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto