Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Cisco IOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco IOS over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco IOS
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 151 170
Rank change year-on-year -12 +19 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 6 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.37% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% 1.62% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 4
Berkshire median daily rate £305 £380 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.79% +24.67% +2.52%
10th Percentile £272 £300 £206
90th Percentile £347 £434 £338
South East median daily rate £375 £380 £338
% change year-on-year -1.32% +12.59% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £41.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.99% -
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 £34.40
% change year-on-year - +30.83% -81.41%

Cisco IOS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 768 987 1066
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.69% 22.94% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 491 526
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £234 £250 £213
90th Percentile £600 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 56 58
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% -42.61% +64.29%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £13.50
90th Percentile £42.40 £55.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.43 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.66% +11.70% +26.83%

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Cisco IOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in Berkshire

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco IOS in Berkshire

Cisco IOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco IOS in Berkshire

Cisco IOS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +5 3 £288 -
Bracknell +4 1 - -
Reading 0 1 £310 -23.74% 1
Maidenhead -11 1 £360 -
Cisco IOS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (66.67%) MobileIron
3 4 (66.67%) Symantec
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) WSUS
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) Polycom
5 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (33.33%) Android

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) SMTP
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) H.323
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 1 (16.67%) MGCP
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) PBX
5 1 (16.67%) SCCP
5 1 (16.67%) Skype
5 1 (16.67%) SNMP
5 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Windows Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) CCA
2 1 (16.67%) CCAA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (33.33%) AirWatch
2 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (16.67%) PowerCLI
3 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) MobileIron
3 4 (66.67%) Symantec
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Apple
5 2 (33.33%) Canon
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Forcepoint
5 2 (33.33%) Polycom
6 1 (16.67%) Avaya
6 1 (16.67%) CommVault
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) Kofax
6 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
6 1 (16.67%) Lumension
6 1 (16.67%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (16.67%) Veeam
6 1 (16.67%) Wonderware