Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 19 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 135 141
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 10 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.34% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.23% 1.42% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Manchester median daily rate £275 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -6.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £263 £285 £290
90th Percentile £288 £324 £330
North West median daily rate £351 £300 £320
% change year-on-year +17.08% -6.25% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £22.34 - -
North West median hourly rate £22.34 - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 448 353 468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.31% 13.01% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 224 285
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £206 £137 £213
90th Percentile £545 £627 £572
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £403
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.95% +0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 39 15
Manchester median hourly rate £18.21 £18.04 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.91% +16.39% +3.33%
10th Percentile £13.03 £12.43 £11.63
90th Percentile £31.99 £35.10 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.41 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.86% -1.52%

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in Manchester

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco IOS in Manchester

Cisco IOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco IOS in Manchester

Cisco IOS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 February 2019. 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
Salford - 3 - - 1
Cisco IOS
North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 5 (50.00%) Skype
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) OSPF
4 3 (30.00%) Android
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (30.00%) SCCM
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) VLAN
4 3 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
5 2 (20.00%) Threat Management
5 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (20.00%) NX-OS
5 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (20.00%) IronPort
5 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 2 (20.00%) ProxySG
5 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) BIG-IP
5 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) Handset

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Skype
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) OSPF
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) VLAN
3 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 2 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (20.00%) DMVPN
3 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) NX-OS
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) ISDN
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IP Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Handset
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (20.00%) OWASP
1 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Threat Management
1 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) IronPort
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) Meraki
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
3 2 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft