The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank - 139 142
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 0 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.16% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.38% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 8
Average daily rate - £295 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -34.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £26.25 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+63.80% +162.50%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
476 363 457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.25% 11.73% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 175 255
Average daily rate £363 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 29 28
Average hourly rate £35.50 £22.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.36% +18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.55 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.23 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Cisco IOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) SCOM
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) iPhone
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
4 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) HSRP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Multicast
4 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (20.00%) HSRP
2 1 (20.00%) IPsec
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) Multicast
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (20.00%) VRRP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Handset
2 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) CatOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NICE Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
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