The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 3 months to 30 April 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 - 88
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.47% - 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.66% - 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £335 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £373 £388
% change year-on-year -10.06% -3.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £43.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year -47.67% +63.80%  

Cisco IOS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 188 187 238
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.80% 17.61% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 86 87
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £340
% change year-on-year +6.45% +7.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.63% -41.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £9.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £19.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% -  

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Cisco IOS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in Buckinghamshire

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco IOS in Buckinghamshire

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco IOS in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco IOS in Buckinghamshire

Cisco IOS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 3 £335 -
Cisco IOS
South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
3 5 (62.50%) Internet
3 5 (62.50%) Wireless
4 4 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) CCNP
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) Brocade
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Aerohive Networks
5 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) Skype
5 3 (37.50%) AirWatch
5 3 (37.50%) BYOD
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (37.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (37.50%) Android
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) WSUS
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (37.50%) Data Centre Operations
5 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) Skype
4 3 (37.50%) SMTP
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (12.50%) SNMP
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) VLAN
6 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre Operations
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (37.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (37.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) AirWatch
1 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
1 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (37.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 4 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 4 (50.00%) Brocade
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) MobileIron
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) Google