Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 October 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 516 500 540
Rank change year-on-year -16 +40 -79
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 106 118 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.01% 2.30% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 56 51
London median daily rate £353 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.71% -17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £163 £150 £263
90th Percentile £450 £538 £538
England median daily rate £365 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -2.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 0
London median hourly rate £24.00 £160.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -85.00% - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £160.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year -84.38% +424.59% +38.56%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,263 5,128 6,175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.40% 11.38% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,640 3,463 4,061
London median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% +7.88%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £256
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 140 138
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £18.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +2.61% -1.49%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £11.10
90th Percentile £55.54 £47.63 £49.43
England median hourly rate £19.69 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +5.31% -16.89% +12.50%

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Cisco IOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in London

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco IOS in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco IOS in London

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco IOS in London over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco IOS in London

Cisco IOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco IOS in London

Cisco IOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco IOS in London over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco IOS in London

Cisco IOS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the London region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -3 38 £250 -28.57% 5
West London +3 12 £195 -35.54% 1
East London -17 3 £250 -61.54% 3
South London - 1 £433 - 1
Cisco IOS
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 London region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 106 (100.00%) Cisco
2 64 (60.38%) Windows
3 51 (48.11%) Windows 7
4 50 (47.17%) Microsoft
4 50 (47.17%) Windows 10
5 47 (44.34%) Microsoft Office
6 43 (40.57%) WAN
6 43 (40.57%) Finance
7 40 (37.74%) LAN
7 40 (37.74%) DNS
8 38 (35.85%) DHCP
8 38 (35.85%) Apple
9 35 (33.02%) Firewall
10 34 (32.08%) ITIL
11 33 (31.13%) Cisco Certification
11 33 (31.13%) BGP
12 31 (29.25%) Active Directory
12 31 (29.25%) OSPF
12 31 (29.25%) Office 365
13 30 (28.30%) Citrix
13 30 (28.30%) VPN
14 29 (27.36%) TCP/IP
14 29 (27.36%) Video Conferencing
15 25 (23.58%) VMware
16 23 (21.70%) McAfee
16 23 (21.70%) CCNP
16 23 (21.70%) Cisco ASA
17 22 (20.75%) Android
17 22 (20.75%) MS Exchange
17 22 (20.75%) Skype

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 22 (20.75%) MS Exchange
2 17 (16.04%) Skype for Business
3 12 (11.32%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 47 (44.34%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (15.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (29.25%) Office 365
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.94%) GitHub
3 1 (0.94%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.94%) PaaS
3 1 (0.94%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 43 (40.57%) WAN
2 40 (37.74%) DNS
2 40 (37.74%) LAN
3 38 (35.85%) DHCP
4 35 (33.02%) Firewall
5 33 (31.13%) BGP
6 31 (29.25%) OSPF
7 30 (28.30%) VPN
8 29 (27.36%) TCP/IP
9 23 (21.70%) Cisco ASA
10 22 (20.75%) Skype
11 20 (18.87%) Cisco Nexus
11 20 (18.87%) NX-OS
12 19 (17.92%) Network Security
12 19 (17.92%) Wireless
13 17 (16.04%) Telepresence
14 16 (15.09%) WebEx
15 13 (12.26%) IPsec
15 13 (12.26%) Structured Cabling
16 12 (11.32%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 43 (40.57%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Spanish Language
3 4 (3.77%) Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Advertising
5 2 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.94%) Back Office
6 1 (0.94%) Billing
6 1 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Law
6 1 (0.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (28.30%) Network Engineer
2 25 (23.58%) Analyst
3 23 (21.70%) IT Support
3 23 (21.70%) Support Analyst
4 18 (16.98%) Support Engineer
5 14 (13.21%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (12.26%) IT Engineer
7 12 (11.32%) IT Support Engineer
8 10 (9.43%) Desktop Support
9 9 (8.49%) IT Analyst
10 8 (7.55%) Cisco Engineer
10 8 (7.55%) IT Support Analyst
11 7 (6.60%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 7 (6.60%) Audio Visual Support
11 7 (6.60%) Senior Network Engineer
11 7 (6.60%) Service Analyst
12 6 (5.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Support
12 6 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
13 5 (4.72%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.77%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.94%) LDAP
2 1 (0.94%) RFC 2544
2 1 (0.94%) XML
2 1 (0.94%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.36%) Video Conferencing
2 20 (18.87%) Blackberry
3 12 (11.32%) Data Centre
4 9 (8.49%) iPhone
5 8 (7.55%) iPad
6 7 (6.60%) User Experience
7 6 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (5.66%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (4.72%) Fat Client
8 5 (4.72%) Smartphone
8 5 (4.72%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.89%) Handset
9 2 (1.89%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.94%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.94%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 64 (60.38%) Windows
2 51 (48.11%) Windows 7
3 50 (47.17%) Windows 10
4 22 (20.75%) Android
5 10 (9.43%) Linux
6 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (6.60%) Mac OS X
7 7 (6.60%) Unix
7 7 (6.60%) Windows Server
8 6 (5.66%) Mac OS
9 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.08%) ITIL
2 17 (16.04%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (15.09%) Service Management
4 14 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (12.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (11.32%) Change Management
6 12 (11.32%) Patch Management
6 12 (11.32%) Proactive Monitoring
7 11 (10.38%) Asset Management
8 10 (9.43%) Investment Management
9 8 (7.55%) Network Design
10 6 (5.66%) Decision-Making
10 6 (5.66%) Load Balancing
10 6 (5.66%) Mobile Device Management
11 5 (4.72%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.72%) Service Delivery
11 5 (4.72%) Time Management
12 4 (3.77%) ITIL V3
12 4 (3.77%) Migration
12 4 (3.77%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.72%) C
2 4 (3.77%) Python
3 2 (1.89%) Perl
3 2 (1.89%) Tcl
4 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (31.13%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (21.70%) CCNP
3 18 (16.98%) Degree
4 16 (15.09%) CCNA
5 15 (14.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (9.43%) MCSA
8 8 (7.55%) CCSE
9 6 (5.66%) CCIE
10 3 (2.83%) ACMT
10 3 (2.83%) CCSM
10 3 (2.83%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.89%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.89%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 2 (1.89%) GIAC
11 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.94%) CCA
12 1 (0.94%) CCSP
12 1 (0.94%) CWNE
12 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (29.25%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.32%) VMware Server
4 10 (9.43%) BitLocker
5 6 (5.66%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.89%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.94%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (12.26%) Backup Exec
2 12 (11.32%) WSUS
3 10 (9.43%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (6.60%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (5.66%) Nagios
5 6 (5.66%) SCCM
6 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (2.83%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.89%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.89%) Cacti
9 1 (0.94%) Grafana
9 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.94%) Puppet
9 1 (0.94%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 106 (100.00%) Cisco
2 50 (47.17%) Microsoft
3 38 (35.85%) Apple
4 30 (28.30%) Citrix
5 25 (23.58%) VMware
6 23 (21.70%) McAfee
7 18 (16.98%) CheckPoint
8 17 (16.04%) Polycom
9 16 (15.09%) Juniper
9 16 (15.09%) Veeam
10 13 (12.26%) F5
10 13 (12.26%) Sophos
11 12 (11.32%) Ivanti
11 12 (11.32%) Shavlik
12 8 (7.55%) Infoblox
13 7 (6.60%) Blue Coat
13 7 (6.60%) HP
13 7 (6.60%) Riverbed
14 6 (5.66%) Remedy
15 5 (4.72%) Forcepoint