Period
to 9 December 2021

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 9 December 2021 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
9 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 181 117 200
Rank change year-on-year -64 +83 +23
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 5 4 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.20% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% 1.59% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 15
10th Percentile £185 £512 £305
25th Percentile £260 £520 £323
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £515 £563 £458
Median % change year-on-year -8.44% +22.95% +40.77%
75th Percentile £538 £625 £506
90th Percentile £563 £670 £525
Central London median daily rate £515 £563 £438
% change year-on-year -8.44% +28.57% +34.62%

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 385 252 611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.36% 12.66% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 204 467
10th Percentile £306 £245 £192
25th Percentile £438 £369 £318
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £575
90th Percentile £688 £638 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 12
10th Percentile £17.00 £22.70 £12.20
25th Percentile £21.00 " £15.88
Median hourly rate £22.25 £23.00 £19.10
Median % change year-on-year -3.26% +20.42% +2.14%
75th Percentile £34.25 £38.25 £21.25
90th Percentile £37.75 £52.35 £26.50
Central London median hourly rate £22.25 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.26% +15.00% +6.61%

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cisco IOS as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cisco IOS in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Cisco IOS in the City of London

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cisco IOS in the City of London over the 6 months to 9 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Cisco IOS in the City of London

Cisco IOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cisco IOS in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Cisco IOS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2021, 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Multicast
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (40.00%) NX-OS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Arista
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) SD-WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Social Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Multicast
1 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (40.00%) HSRP
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) NX-OS
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) GLBP
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VRRP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) Presentation Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IP Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Implementation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) BYOD
1 1 (20.00%) Eurex
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Arista
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (20.00%) Reuters
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow