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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank 249 248 225
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -23
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 16 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 0.83% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 12
Median daily rate £418 £347 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% +9.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £220 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £423 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £331 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.45% -14.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.29 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £49.19 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-61.37% +391.90%
Cisco IOS
England

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
1742 1800 1730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.55% 19.11% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 960 884 740
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 122 98
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.35 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire +11 13 £418 -
Surrey -8 2 £225 -50.54%
Kent - 1 - -
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (44.44%) BGP
4 15 (41.67%) OSPF
4 15 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (36.11%) Wireless
6 13 (36.11%) CCNP
7 12 (33.33%) WAN
7 12 (33.33%) VPN
7 12 (33.33%) Firewall
8 11 (30.56%) LAN
9 10 (27.78%) DNS
9 10 (27.78%) CheckPoint
9 10 (27.78%) MPLS
9 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
10 9 (25.00%) Fortinet
10 9 (25.00%) EIGRP
10 9 (25.00%) CCNA
10 9 (25.00%) Nokia
10 9 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
10 9 (25.00%) F5
11 8 (22.22%) DHCP
11 8 (22.22%) Juniper
12 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
12 7 (19.44%) SolarWinds
12 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
13 5 (13.89%) Frame Relay
13 5 (13.89%) Windows
13 5 (13.89%) ISDN

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 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) BGP
2 15 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (41.67%) OSPF
3 14 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (36.11%) Wireless
5 12 (33.33%) Firewall
5 12 (33.33%) VPN
5 12 (33.33%) WAN
6 11 (30.56%) LAN
7 10 (27.78%) DNS
7 10 (27.78%) MPLS
8 9 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 9 (25.00%) EIGRP
9 8 (22.22%) DHCP
10 5 (13.89%) Frame Relay
10 5 (13.89%) ISDN
11 4 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (11.11%) Junos
11 4 (11.11%) Network Security
11 4 (11.11%) VLAN
General
1 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Support
5 4 (11.11%) Network Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Network Support
6 3 (8.33%) Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Switch Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.56%) LAN Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Network Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Network Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) NOC Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) BYOD
3 1 (2.78%) Eurex
3 1 (2.78%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) CatOS
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
1 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
2 4 (11.11%) Change Management
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Migration
2 4 (11.11%) Network Design
3 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (5.56%) Change Control
4 2 (5.56%) Validation
5 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.78%) Network Packet Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.78%) Presales
5 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.78%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (36.11%) CCNP
3 9 (25.00%) CCNA
4 5 (13.89%) CCIE
5 3 (8.33%) JNCIA
5 3 (8.33%) JNCIS
6 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.78%) CCDA
7 1 (2.78%) CCENT
7 1 (2.78%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.78%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.78%) MCSE
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (27.78%) CheckPoint
3 9 (25.00%) F5
3 9 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 9 (25.00%) Nokia
4 8 (22.22%) Juniper
5 7 (19.44%) SolarWinds
6 5 (13.89%) Blue Coat
6 5 (13.89%) Infoblox
7 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.56%) Aruba
8 2 (5.56%) Avaya
8 2 (5.56%) Bloomberg
8 2 (5.56%) Huawei
8 2 (5.56%) NetScout
8 2 (5.56%) Nortel
8 2 (5.56%) Reuters
8 2 (5.56%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.78%) FactSet
9 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto