The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 109 116 119
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 16 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.63% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.43% 2.30% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 3
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£275 £388 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +55.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £28.64
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +39.66%
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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
361 261 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.18% 11.49% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 147 112
Average daily rate £323 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 26
Average hourly rate £14.87 £22.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.93% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £12.95 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.94 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +7.14%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Cisco IOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Cisco IOS
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
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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
South Yorkshire - 10 £275 -
West Yorkshire -8 2 £330 -
North Yorkshire -5 1 £401 +3.35%
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (82.14%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (75.00%) Firewall
4 14 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 13 (46.43%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 12 (42.86%) Blackberry
7 11 (39.29%) Wireless
7 11 (39.29%) Internet
8 10 (35.71%) ITIL
8 10 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (35.71%) IP Telephony
9 9 (32.14%) CCNP
10 8 (28.57%) Citrix
10 8 (28.57%) OSPF
10 8 (28.57%) BGP
10 8 (28.57%) VMware
10 8 (28.57%) Blue Coat
10 8 (28.57%) Network Security
10 8 (28.57%) F5
11 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (25.00%) Infoblox
11 7 (25.00%) Imperva
11 7 (25.00%) Fat Client
11 7 (25.00%) CCSE
11 7 (25.00%) BIG-IP
11 7 (25.00%) DMVPN
11 7 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (25.00%) NetScreen

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 4 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) Firewall
2 13 (46.43%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (39.29%) Wireless
3 11 (39.29%) Internet
4 10 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (35.71%) IP Telephony
5 8 (28.57%) Network Security
5 8 (28.57%) OSPF
5 8 (28.57%) BGP
6 7 (25.00%) DNS
6 7 (25.00%) DHCP
6 7 (25.00%) NetScreen
6 7 (25.00%) BIG-IP
6 7 (25.00%) DMVPN
6 7 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (17.86%) VPN
8 3 (10.71%) LAN
9 2 (7.14%) WAN
9 2 (7.14%) EIGRP
General
1 6 (21.43%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Security Specialist
1 7 (25.00%) Network Specialist
1 7 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 6 (21.43%) Support Technician
2 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Technician
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) BlackBerry Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Support
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Cisco Support
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Cisco Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 7 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 7 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (14.29%) CESG
5 2 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (3.57%) Social Media
6 1 (3.57%) Statistics
6 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
3 5 (17.86%) Change Control
3 5 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.14%) Line Management
4 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) SIEM
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.57%) Change Management
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (32.14%) CCNP
3 7 (25.00%) CCSE
4 5 (17.86%) CCNA
5 2 (7.14%) MCSE
5 2 (7.14%) MCSA
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.57%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.57%) JNCIE
6 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) XenServer
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) Citrix
4 8 (28.57%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 8 (28.57%) F5
5 7 (25.00%) Infoblox
5 7 (25.00%) Imperva
6 5 (17.86%) SonicWALL
6 5 (17.86%) HP
7 4 (14.29%) Dell
7 4 (14.29%) Nokia
8 2 (7.14%) LogRhythm
8 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.57%) Computacenter
9 1 (3.57%) Juniper
9 1 (3.57%) Remedy
9 1 (3.57%) Radware
9 1 (3.57%) BT