The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 94 93
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.17% 0.53% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 1.80% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £575 £263 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +119.04% -49.51%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £369 £401
% change year-on-year -8.47% -7.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +8.43% +80.43%  

Cisco IOS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 168 389 288
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 14.05% 29.54% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 223 161
Median daily rate £380 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 39 9
Median hourly rate £22.81 £42.50 £45.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.32% -6.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £20.25 £21.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Cisco IOS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in Surrey

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco IOS in Surrey

Cisco IOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco IOS in Surrey

Cisco IOS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorking - 1 - -
Cisco IOS
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 4 (66.67%) BGP
3 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) F5
4 3 (50.00%) High Availability
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (16.67%) SAP
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) Unix
6 1 (16.67%) DHCP
6 1 (16.67%) SNMP
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) BGP
1 4 (66.67%) MPLS
1 4 (66.67%) OSPF
1 4 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
1 4 (66.67%) VLAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) 802.11
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) TACACS
4 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (16.67%) Handset
3 1 (16.67%) iPad
3 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scorecard
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) CCDA
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) CCIP
4 1 (16.67%) CCSP
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) MBA
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) Civica
4 1 (16.67%) Nokia
4 1 (16.67%) SAP