Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 216 240 212
Rank change year-on-year +24 -28 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 36 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.54% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.85% 1.90% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 18
City of London median daily rate £325 £413 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -5.44% +14.20%
10th Percentile £174 £225 £368
90th Percentile £455 £460 £500
Central London median daily rate £325 £406 £440
% change year-on-year -20.00% -7.67% +17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £14.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £14.00 - -

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 742 735 802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.06% 10.41% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 579 624
City of London median daily rate £435 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £163 £229 £283
90th Percentile £638 £619 £600
Central London median daily rate £438 £449 £450
% change year-on-year -2.51% -0.28% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 17
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -15.79% -19.15%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £13.34
90th Percentile £31.10 £22.55 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.88 £15.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +21.81% -18.42% -10.97%

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019.

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 16 (44.44%) Finance
4 14 (38.89%) Apple
4 14 (38.89%) Windows 10
5 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
5 13 (36.11%) CCNP
5 13 (36.11%) WAN
5 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
6 12 (33.33%) VPN
6 12 (33.33%) CCNA
6 12 (33.33%) BGP
6 12 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (30.56%) OSPF
7 11 (30.56%) LAN
7 11 (30.56%) Firewall
7 11 (30.56%) Wireless
7 11 (30.56%) Video Conferencing
8 10 (27.78%) Degree
8 10 (27.78%) Office 365
9 9 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (25.00%) Skype
9 9 (25.00%) Telepresence
9 9 (25.00%) Polycom
9 9 (25.00%) Skype for Business
9 9 (25.00%) CheckPoint

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 9 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) IBM Domino
3 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) WAN
2 12 (33.33%) BGP
2 12 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (33.33%) VPN
3 11 (30.56%) Firewall
3 11 (30.56%) LAN
3 11 (30.56%) OSPF
3 11 (30.56%) Wireless
4 9 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (25.00%) Skype
4 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (25.00%) Telepresence
5 8 (22.22%) DHCP
5 8 (22.22%) DNS
6 7 (19.44%) Internet
6 7 (19.44%) Network Security
6 7 (19.44%) Wireshark
7 6 (16.67%) EIGRP
8 5 (13.89%) NX-OS
9 4 (11.11%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Billing
2 1 (2.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) IT Support
5 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Audio Visual Support
6 5 (13.89%) IT Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) IT Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Junior
7 4 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Security Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Service Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Junior Support Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.78%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 5 (13.89%) User Experience
4 3 (8.33%) iPad
4 3 (8.33%) iPhone
5 2 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Windows 10
3 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Change Management
3 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
4 4 (11.11%) Network Design
5 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (8.33%) Information Security
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) Contract Negotiation
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) Facilities Management
6 2 (5.56%) Investment Management
6 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.56%) Network Management
6 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Web Filtering
6 2 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) Perl
1 3 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (36.11%) CCNP
3 12 (33.33%) CCNA
4 10 (27.78%) Degree
5 9 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (8.33%) Avaya Certification
6 3 (8.33%) CCIE
6 3 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (5.56%) CCSE
7 2 (5.56%) CCSM
7 2 (5.56%) GIAC
8 1 (2.78%) CCSP
8 1 (2.78%) CISSP
8 1 (2.78%) CWNA
8 1 (2.78%) MCP
8 1 (2.78%) MCSA
8 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) Firmware
3 1 (2.78%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (13.89%) Nagios
2 2 (5.56%) AirWatch
2 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (2.78%) Cacti
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco CME
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 14 (38.89%) Apple
4 9 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (25.00%) Polycom
5 8 (22.22%) SolarWinds
6 7 (19.44%) F5
7 6 (16.67%) Juniper
8 5 (13.89%) Riverbed
9 4 (11.11%) Palo Alto
9 4 (11.11%) Ruckus Wireless
10 3 (8.33%) Aruba
10 3 (8.33%) Avaya
10 3 (8.33%) Remedy
11 2 (5.56%) Bloomberg
11 2 (5.56%) Charles River
11 2 (5.56%) Citrix
11 2 (5.56%) HP
11 2 (5.56%) NetApp
11 2 (5.56%) Symantec