Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 September 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 81 91
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10 +15
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 2 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.14% 0.55% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% 2.46% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
Reading median daily rate £443 £310 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.74% -25.30% +27.69%
10th Percentile £381 £299 £329
90th Percentile £490 £329 £434
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £315 £414
% change year-on-year +38.89% -23.87% +27.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Reading median hourly rate - - £36.00
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 273 284 379
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 18.79% 22.47% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 144 184
Reading median daily rate £423 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.75% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £169 £263 £255
90th Percentile £538 £560 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 12
Reading median hourly rate £17.25 £19.66 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.26% +0.25% +12.06%
10th Percentile £15.30 £14.40 £11.55
90th Percentile £58.00 £50.76 £38.53
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +48.15% -6.90% -34.09%

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in Reading

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco IOS in Reading

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco IOS in Reading over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco IOS in Reading

Cisco IOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco IOS in Reading

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

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) IOS XR
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (50.00%) Server Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) IOS XR
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCSA
1 1 (50.00%) CCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Capita
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard