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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 108 117 115
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 21 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.80% 0.044% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.30% 0.39% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 3
Average daily rate
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£401 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £343 £273
% change year-on-year
+13.13% +25.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £12.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+97.91% -31.42%
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
396 255 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.13% 11.10% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 146 104
Average daily rate £375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 25
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -12.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £10.00 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.00 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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
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 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
North Yorkshire - 18 £401 -
West Yorkshire -14 1 £330 - 2
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (86.84%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (76.32%) Firewall
4 25 (65.79%) CheckPoint
5 21 (55.26%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (52.63%) VMware
7 19 (50.00%) Blue Coat
7 19 (50.00%) CCSE
7 19 (50.00%) OSPF
7 19 (50.00%) DNS
7 19 (50.00%) CCNP
7 19 (50.00%) DHCP
7 19 (50.00%) F5
7 19 (50.00%) BIG-IP
7 19 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 19 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 16 (42.11%) Infoblox
8 16 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (39.47%) E-Commerce
10 13 (34.21%) Citrix
10 13 (34.21%) BGP
10 13 (34.21%) IP Telephony
11 12 (31.58%) Imperva
11 12 (31.58%) Fat Client
11 12 (31.58%) Network Security
11 12 (31.58%) DMVPN
11 12 (31.58%) Blackberry
11 12 (31.58%) NetScreen
11 12 (31.58%) Thin Client
11 12 (31.58%) Linux

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (76.32%) Firewall
2 21 (55.26%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 19 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 19 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 19 (50.00%) OSPF
3 19 (50.00%) DHCP
3 19 (50.00%) DNS
4 13 (34.21%) BGP
4 13 (34.21%) IP Telephony
5 12 (31.58%) Network Security
5 12 (31.58%) DMVPN
5 12 (31.58%) NetScreen
6 11 (28.95%) Internet
6 11 (28.95%) Wireless
7 10 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (13.16%) VPN
9 3 (7.89%) Unified Communications
9 3 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (5.26%) LAN
General
1 6 (15.79%) Back Office
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Network Specialist
1 12 (31.58%) Network Security Specialist
1 12 (31.58%) Security Specialist
2 6 (15.79%) Support Technician
2 6 (15.79%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Technician
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Network Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Thin Client
1 12 (31.58%) Blackberry
1 12 (31.58%) Fat Client
2 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.16%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (10.53%) CESG
5 1 (2.63%) Statistics
5 1 (2.63%) Clustering
5 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) E-Commerce
2 10 (26.32%) ITIL
3 7 (18.42%) Load Balancing
4 5 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (13.16%) Line Management
4 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.53%) Change Control
6 2 (5.26%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (5.26%) SIEM
7 1 (2.63%) Change Management
7 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (86.84%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (50.00%) CCNP
2 19 (50.00%) CCSE
3 5 (13.16%) CCNA
4 2 (5.26%) MCSE
4 2 (5.26%) MCSA
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.63%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.63%) JNCIE
5 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.16%) XenServer
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (65.79%) CheckPoint
3 20 (52.63%) VMware
4 19 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 19 (50.00%) F5
5 16 (42.11%) Infoblox
6 13 (34.21%) Citrix
7 12 (31.58%) Imperva
8 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
9 10 (26.32%) HP
10 5 (13.16%) Juniper
10 5 (13.16%) SonicWALL
11 4 (10.53%) Nokia
11 4 (10.53%) Dell
12 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
12 2 (5.26%) LogRhythm
13 1 (2.63%) Computacenter
13 1 (2.63%) MobileIron
13 1 (2.63%) Remedy
13 1 (2.63%) BT