Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 21 September 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 232 220
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12 +25
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 34 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.49% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.08% 2.50% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 18
City of London median daily rate £250 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.18% -3.41% +15.18%
10th Percentile £163 £179 £321
90th Percentile £438 £498 £500
Central London median daily rate £268 £388 £440
% change year-on-year -30.97% -11.93% +17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
City of London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.30% - -
Central London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.68 -
% change year-on-year -6.30% - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 833 719 974
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.92% 10.59% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 548 759
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £182 £203 £265
90th Percentile £638 £638 £588
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 11
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.31% +3.43% -2.67%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.74 £11.50
90th Percentile £33.00 £30.15 £26.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.31% +0.56% +0.11%

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cisco IOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in the City of London

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco IOS in the City of London

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco IOS in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco IOS in the City of London

Cisco IOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco IOS in the City of London

Cisco IOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco IOS in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco IOS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (73.53%) Windows
3 23 (67.65%) Finance
4 21 (61.76%) ITIL
4 21 (61.76%) Apple
5 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 16 (47.06%) Windows 7
6 16 (47.06%) Windows 10
7 15 (44.12%) LAN
7 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Office
7 15 (44.12%) Video Conferencing
8 13 (38.24%) WAN
8 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (32.35%) DNS
9 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
9 11 (32.35%) Telepresence
10 10 (29.41%) Skype
10 10 (29.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (29.41%) Skype for Business
10 10 (29.41%) Office 365
10 10 (29.41%) CCNP
10 10 (29.41%) DHCP
10 10 (29.41%) Polycom
11 9 (26.47%) Degree
11 9 (26.47%) Firewall
12 8 (23.53%) OSPF
13 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
13 7 (20.59%) VPN
13 7 (20.59%) iPhone
13 7 (20.59%) Problem-Solving

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 10 (29.41%) Skype for Business
2 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) LAN
2 13 (38.24%) WAN
3 11 (32.35%) DNS
3 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
3 11 (32.35%) Telepresence
4 10 (29.41%) DHCP
4 10 (29.41%) Skype
5 9 (26.47%) Firewall
6 8 (23.53%) OSPF
7 7 (20.59%) VPN
8 6 (17.65%) BGP
8 6 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (17.65%) Wireless
9 5 (14.71%) ADSL
9 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (14.71%) Multicast
9 5 (14.71%) Network Security
9 5 (14.71%) NX-OS
9 5 (14.71%) WebEx
10 4 (11.76%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (67.65%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Spanish Language
3 4 (11.76%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Back Office
5 1 (2.94%) Billing
5 1 (2.94%) Front Office
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Analyst
1 11 (32.35%) Support Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) IT Support
3 9 (26.47%) Support Engineer
4 8 (23.53%) Network Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Audio Visual Support
5 5 (14.71%) Desktop Support
5 5 (14.71%) IT Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) IT Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Active Directory Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Service Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (8.82%) Junior
7 3 (8.82%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.94%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (20.59%) iPhone
3 6 (17.65%) iPad
4 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
4 5 (14.71%) User Experience
5 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
6 3 (8.82%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 2 (5.88%) Eurex
8 1 (2.94%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows 10
2 16 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 5 (14.71%) Mac OS X
4 3 (8.82%) Unix
5 1 (2.94%) Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (14.71%) Decision-Making
3 5 (14.71%) Network Management
4 4 (11.76%) Network Design
5 3 (8.82%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.88%) Low Latency
6 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) Service Management
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (2.94%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Perl
1 2 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (29.41%) CCNP
2 10 (29.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 9 (26.47%) Degree
4 5 (14.71%) CCNA
4 5 (14.71%) MCSA
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.82%) CCIE
6 1 (2.94%) CCSE
6 1 (2.94%) CCSM
6 1 (2.94%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) BitLocker
3 2 (5.88%) ProxySG
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.94%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.94%) Nagios
3 1 (2.94%) SCCM
3 1 (2.94%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (61.76%) Apple
3 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 10 (29.41%) Polycom
5 6 (17.65%) F5
6 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
6 5 (14.71%) McAfee
6 5 (14.71%) MobileIron
6 5 (14.71%) Remedy
7 4 (11.76%) Palo Alto
7 4 (11.76%) Reuters
7 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
8 3 (8.82%) Bloomberg
8 3 (8.82%) Citrix
8 3 (8.82%) Juniper
8 3 (8.82%) VMware
9 2 (5.88%) Blue Coat
9 2 (5.88%) HP
9 2 (5.88%) NetScout
9 2 (5.88%) Sun