Period
to 20 February 2020

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 February 2020 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 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 184 213 243
Rank change year-on-year +29 +30 -27
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 9 35 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% 0.51% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.78% 4.62% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 14
City of London median daily rate £398 £325 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.31% -22.39% -4.01%
10th Percentile £230 £172 £225
90th Percentile £525 £459 £460
Central London median daily rate £450 £325 £419
% change year-on-year +38.46% -22.39% -4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 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 506 758 738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.75% 11.12% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 575 583
City of London median daily rate £450 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% -
10th Percentile £205 £163 £231
90th Percentile £671 £638 £624
Central London median daily rate £427 £441 £445
% change year-on-year -3.17% -0.90% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 15
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +18.75% -15.79%
10th Percentile £16.50 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £39.25 £31.10 £22.55
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.88 £15.50
% change year-on-year +5.93% +21.81% -18.42%

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 February 2020.

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 February 2020, 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Front Office
3 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 3 (33.33%) TACACS
4 3 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (33.33%) Apple
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) Puppet
4 3 (33.33%) Junos
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) Ansible
4 3 (33.33%) NX-OS
4 3 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Firepower
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 2 (22.22%) Office 365
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (22.22%) Windows

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Junos
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) NX-OS
2 3 (33.33%) TACACS
2 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
1 4 (44.44%) Front Office
1 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Network Support
3 3 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Support
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Mac Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) BYOD
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Tech Ops
3 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Apple
2 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) AlgoSec
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Meraki
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) MobileIron
3 1 (11.11%) Reuters
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow