Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 206 227
Rank change year-on-year -25 +21 +20
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 25 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.83% 3.35% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 13
City of London median daily rate £375 £425 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +11.26% -7.39%
10th Percentile £163 £298 £315
90th Percentile £438 £513 £500
Central London median daily rate £375 £425 £391
% change year-on-year -11.76% +8.70% -5.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.36 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.63% - -
Central London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.36 -
% change year-on-year +2.63% - -

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 882 686 904
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.42% 10.65% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 519 700
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.64% +7.33%
10th Percentile £209 £180 £260
90th Percentile £625 £638 £588
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 16
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.16 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.19% +8.49% +4.28%
10th Percentile £14.35 £13.31 £13.88
90th Percentile £33.00 £29.77 £28.63
Central London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.08 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.88% +0.39% +9.05%

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 20 July 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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) LAN
3 14 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (48.00%) Firewall
5 11 (44.00%) Finance
6 10 (40.00%) OSPF
6 10 (40.00%) DNS
6 10 (40.00%) CCNP
6 10 (40.00%) ITIL
7 9 (36.00%) WAN
7 9 (36.00%) DHCP
7 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (36.00%) Banking
8 8 (32.00%) Network Management
8 8 (32.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (32.00%) Wireless
8 8 (32.00%) Multicast
8 8 (32.00%) NX-OS
9 7 (28.00%) Reuters
10 6 (24.00%) BGP
10 6 (24.00%) Apple
10 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
10 6 (24.00%) VPN
10 6 (24.00%) Unix
10 6 (24.00%) F5
10 6 (24.00%) Network Design
11 5 (20.00%) Investment Banking
11 5 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM

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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) PaaS
2 2 (8.00%) IaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) LAN
2 12 (48.00%) Firewall
3 10 (40.00%) DNS
3 10 (40.00%) OSPF
4 9 (36.00%) DHCP
4 9 (36.00%) WAN
5 8 (32.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (32.00%) Multicast
5 8 (32.00%) NX-OS
5 8 (32.00%) Wireless
6 6 (24.00%) BGP
6 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (24.00%) VPN
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (20.00%) Extranet
7 5 (20.00%) Internet
7 5 (20.00%) Network Security
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (16.00%) MGCP
8 4 (16.00%) MPLS
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (12.00%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Advertising
5 1 (4.00%) Back Office
5 1 (4.00%) Billing
5 1 (4.00%) Front Office
5 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Eurex
1 4 (16.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (12.00%) e-Health
2 3 (12.00%) iPhone
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Android
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Network Management
3 6 (24.00%) Network Design
4 4 (16.00%) Low Latency
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.00%) Service Management
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Perl
1 3 (12.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (40.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) CCIE
4 2 (8.00%) CCNA
4 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.00%) MCSA
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) ProxySG
4 1 (4.00%) BitLocker
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) Reuters
3 6 (24.00%) Apple
3 6 (24.00%) F5
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.00%) VMware
5 4 (16.00%) Bloomberg
5 4 (16.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) MobileIron
5 4 (16.00%) Palo Alto
5 4 (16.00%) Remedy
5 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
6 3 (12.00%) Juniper
6 3 (12.00%) NetScout
6 3 (12.00%) SevOne
6 3 (12.00%) Sun
7 2 (8.00%) Arista
8 1 (4.00%) FactSet