Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 January 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 > North West
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 214 233
Rank change year-on-year +16 +19 -46
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 6 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% 0.049% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.32% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 7
North West median daily rate £488 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.34% -20.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £315 £290 £311
90th Percentile £500 £330 £438
England median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -0.07% -6.60% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
North West median hourly rate - - £22.50
England median hourly rate £160.00 £36.00 £22.44
% change year-on-year +344.44% +60.45% -3.37%

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 North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 729 934 1,198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.41% 15.25% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 567 677
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £175 £213 £213
90th Percentile £596 £575 £550
England median daily rate £410 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +2.12% +0.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 51 109
North West median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.59% +4.29% -7.89%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.58 £12.00
90th Percentile £43.23 £43.75 £41.84
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -16.89% +2.27% +8.64%

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Cisco IOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in the North West

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco IOS in the North West

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco IOS in the North West over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco IOS in the North West

Cisco IOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco IOS in the North West

Cisco IOS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Cheshire - 4 £500 - 1
Manchester +7 2 £315 -1.56% 1
Cisco IOS
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) CCDP
2 4 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ISE
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WLAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) Network Design
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) TACACS
4 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco ISE
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) WLAN
3 2 (33.33%) TACACS
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCDP
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco