Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 242 226
Rank change year-on-year +33 -16 +14
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 42 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.60% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.50% 1.86% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 9 15
City of London median daily rate £283 £312 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.31% -29.20% +13.55%
10th Percentile £163 £179 £340
90th Percentile £441 £538 £485
Central London median daily rate £285 £350 £433
% change year-on-year -18.57% -19.08% +15.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% - -
Central London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year -13.79% - -

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 763 754 965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.84% 10.58% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 586 739
City of London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £161 £213 £286
90th Percentile £634 £638 £588
Central London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 14
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +7.10%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.86 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £23.28 £48.63
Central London median hourly rate £18.76 £16.96 £19.00
% change year-on-year +10.63% -10.75% +7.10%

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 16 November 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 16 November 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 42 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (61.90%) Windows
3 23 (54.76%) Apple
3 23 (54.76%) Finance
4 20 (47.62%) ITIL
5 19 (45.24%) Windows 7
5 19 (45.24%) Windows 10
6 18 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
7 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
8 16 (38.10%) WAN
8 16 (38.10%) Video Conferencing
9 15 (35.71%) LAN
9 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
9 15 (35.71%) DNS
9 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (33.33%) DHCP
11 13 (30.95%) Firewall
11 13 (30.95%) BGP
12 12 (28.57%) Office 365
12 12 (28.57%) Telepresence
12 12 (28.57%) OSPF
12 12 (28.57%) Wireless
13 11 (26.19%) Degree
13 11 (26.19%) CCNP
13 11 (26.19%) CCNA
13 11 (26.19%) Skype
13 11 (26.19%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (26.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 11 (26.19%) Skype for Business
13 11 (26.19%) Polycom

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 11 (26.19%) Skype for Business
2 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) IBM Domino
3 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) WAN
2 15 (35.71%) DNS
2 15 (35.71%) LAN
2 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 14 (33.33%) DHCP
4 13 (30.95%) BGP
4 13 (30.95%) Firewall
5 12 (28.57%) OSPF
5 12 (28.57%) Telepresence
5 12 (28.57%) Wireless
6 11 (26.19%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (26.19%) Skype
7 9 (21.43%) VPN
8 8 (19.05%) Network Security
8 8 (19.05%) NX-OS
9 7 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (16.67%) Wireshark
10 6 (14.29%) MGCP
10 6 (14.29%) WebEx
11 5 (11.90%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (54.76%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Analyst
2 13 (30.95%) IT Support
2 13 (30.95%) Network Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Support Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) IT Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) IT Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Audio Visual Support
7 5 (11.90%) Service Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) Active Directory Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support
8 4 (9.52%) Junior
8 4 (9.52%) Junior Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Security Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.38%) LDAP
2 1 (2.38%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 8 (19.05%) iPhone
4 7 (16.67%) iPad
5 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
5 5 (11.90%) User Experience
6 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Windows 10
2 19 (45.24%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.90%) Mac OS X
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 6 (14.29%) Network Design
4 5 (11.90%) Change Management
4 5 (11.90%) Decision-Making
5 4 (9.52%) Information Security
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.76%) Contract Negotiation
7 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.76%) Facilities Management
7 2 (4.76%) Investment Management
7 2 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.76%) Migration
7 2 (4.76%) Web Filtering
8 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) Perl
1 2 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (26.19%) CCNA
2 11 (26.19%) CCNP
2 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 11 (26.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (11.90%) MCSA
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.14%) CCIE
4 3 (7.14%) GIAC
5 2 (4.76%) Avaya Certification
5 2 (4.76%) CCSE
5 2 (4.76%) CCSM
5 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.38%) CCSP
6 1 (2.38%) CISSP
6 1 (2.38%) MCP
6 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) BitLocker
3 2 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Nagios
2 5 (11.90%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.76%) AirWatch
3 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.76%) SCCM
4 1 (2.38%) Cacti
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (54.76%) Apple
3 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.19%) Polycom
5 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
6 6 (14.29%) F5
6 6 (14.29%) Juniper
6 6 (14.29%) Remedy
6 6 (14.29%) Riverbed
7 5 (11.90%) McAfee
7 5 (11.90%) MobileIron
7 5 (11.90%) Ruckus Wireless
8 3 (7.14%) Infoblox
8 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.76%) AlgoSec
9 2 (4.76%) Aruba
9 2 (4.76%) Bloomberg
9 2 (4.76%) Charles River
9 2 (4.76%) FactSet
9 2 (4.76%) Symantec