The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank 95 86 90
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.25% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 1.31% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate £550 £300 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -26.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £401 £388
% change year-on-year
-4.80% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £23.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.32% +53.33%
Cisco IOS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
313 305 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.98% 21.36% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 146 96
Average daily rate £388 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £185 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £491 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 14 21
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.96 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.11 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Cisco IOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) NetScout
2 3 (75.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Aruba
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) NX-OS
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) CatOS
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) NX-OS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Aruba
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) NetScout
2 3 (75.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint