The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 38 49 33
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing Cisco 52 34 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.33% 3.12% 4.32%
As % of the Vendors category 9.45% 7.39% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 16
Average daily rate
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£395 £425 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +78.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £253 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £523 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £14.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.86% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.81
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -11.67%
Cisco
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
550 460 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.83% 42.24% 42.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 231 173
Average daily rate £350 £388 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 40
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.47 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.64% -3.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £98.60 £26.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco across the Buckinghamshire region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +7 36 £353 -17.05% 3
High Wycombe -3 1 - - 8
Aylesbury - 1 - - 1
Beaconsfield - - - -
Iver - - - -
Marlow - - - - 1
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 50 (51.02%) LAN
2 49 (50.00%) WAN
3 47 (47.96%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (44.90%) Security Cleared
5 41 (41.84%) Firewall
6 33 (33.67%) CCNA
6 33 (33.67%) ITIL
7 32 (32.65%) Windows
7 32 (32.65%) CCNP
7 32 (32.65%) F5
8 29 (29.59%) Microsoft
9 27 (27.55%) SC Cleared
9 27 (27.55%) DV Cleared
10 26 (26.53%) Cisco ASA
11 25 (25.51%) CheckPoint
12 22 (22.45%) Juniper
13 19 (19.39%) Wireless
13 19 (19.39%) Finance
13 19 (19.39%) HP
13 19 (19.39%) TCP/IP
14 18 (18.37%) VMware
15 17 (17.35%) VPN
15 17 (17.35%) MS Excel
15 17 (17.35%) Telecoms
15 17 (17.35%) Internet
15 17 (17.35%) MPLS
16 16 (16.33%) Change Management
16 16 (16.33%) Ethernet
17 15 (15.31%) Wi-Fi
17 15 (15.31%) Cisco Nexus

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.12%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.06%) IIS
3 2 (2.04%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.02%) MediaWiki
4 1 (1.02%) Lync
4 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.02%) Apache
4 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (17.35%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.29%) MS Office
3 8 (8.16%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) PaaS
2 1 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (51.02%) LAN
2 49 (50.00%) WAN
3 41 (41.84%) Firewall
4 26 (26.53%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (19.39%) Wireless
5 19 (19.39%) TCP/IP
6 17 (17.35%) VPN
6 17 (17.35%) Internet
6 17 (17.35%) MPLS
7 16 (16.33%) Ethernet
8 15 (15.31%) Wi-Fi
8 15 (15.31%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (11.22%) OSPF
10 10 (10.20%) BGP
10 10 (10.20%) EIGRP
10 10 (10.20%) TACACS
10 10 (10.20%) DNS
10 10 (10.20%) VoIP
11 9 (9.18%) WLAN
12 8 (8.16%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (19.39%) Finance
2 17 (17.35%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.14%) Banking
4 4 (4.08%) Automotive
5 1 (1.02%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (31.63%) Network Engineer
2 26 (26.53%) Analyst
3 21 (21.43%) Network Analyst
4 15 (15.31%) Architect
5 9 (9.18%) Support Analyst
6 8 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (8.16%) Network Support
7 7 (7.14%) Network Architect
8 6 (6.12%) Network Support Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) Consultant
8 6 (6.12%) Data Network Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Cisco Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.06%) Technical Design Authority
11 3 (3.06%) Network Specialist
11 3 (3.06%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.06%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.24%) e-Health
3 7 (7.14%) PKI
4 5 (5.10%) IVR
5 3 (3.06%) CMDB
5 3 (3.06%) Blog
6 2 (2.04%) SCADA
7 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.02%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.02%) EMC Centera
7 1 (1.02%) Tandem
7 1 (1.02%) NHS
7 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.02%) PMI
7 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.65%) Windows
2 11 (11.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (9.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (7.14%) CentOS
6 6 (6.12%) Ubuntu
6 6 (6.12%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.08%) Linux
8 1 (1.02%) Android
8 1 (1.02%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.67%) ITIL
2 16 (16.33%) Change Management
3 12 (12.24%) Load Balancing
4 10 (10.20%) Fault Management
4 10 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (9.18%) Migration
5 9 (9.18%) Service Management
6 8 (8.16%) Incident Management
6 8 (8.16%) Network Management
7 7 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 7 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.12%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (6.12%) Validation
8 6 (6.12%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.12%) TOGAF
8 6 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (6.12%) Change Control
9 5 (5.10%) Project Planning
9 5 (5.10%) Workflow
9 5 (5.10%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.16%) SQL
2 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (47.96%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (44.90%) Security Cleared
3 33 (33.67%) CCNA
4 32 (32.65%) CCNP
5 27 (27.55%) SC Cleared
5 27 (27.55%) DV Cleared
6 9 (9.18%) CCSE
6 9 (9.18%) CCIE
7 8 (8.16%) CCSA
8 6 (6.12%) CCIP
9 5 (5.10%) CCDP
9 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (3.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (3.06%) MCSE
10 3 (3.06%) MCSA
11 2 (2.04%) MCITP
11 2 (2.04%) CCDE
12 1 (1.02%) VCAP
12 1 (1.02%) CCIA
12 1 (1.02%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.27%) SLA
2 4 (4.08%) QA
3 2 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.02%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.02%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (11.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (11.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.20%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.12%) NFS
3 6 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.06%) vSphere
4 3 (3.06%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.04%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.04%) UAG
6 1 (1.02%) XenApp
6 1 (1.02%) Xen
6 1 (1.02%) Snort
6 1 (1.02%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (12.24%) CA Spectrum
2 7 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (6.12%) SCCM
4 5 (5.10%) OVSD
5 4 (4.08%) CiscoWorks
5 4 (4.08%) WhatsUp Gold
6 3 (3.06%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (2.04%) WSUS
8 1 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.02%) Cacti
8 1 (1.02%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (1.02%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 32 (32.65%) F5
2 29 (29.59%) Microsoft
3 25 (25.51%) CheckPoint
4 22 (22.45%) Juniper
5 19 (19.39%) HP
6 18 (18.37%) VMware
7 12 (12.24%) Citrix
7 12 (12.24%) CA
7 12 (12.24%) Blue Coat
8 9 (9.18%) Nokia
9 8 (8.16%) Brocade
10 7 (7.14%) NetApp
10 7 (7.14%) Remedy
11 5 (5.10%) Computacenter
11 5 (5.10%) Avaya
12 3 (3.06%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.06%) EMC
13 2 (2.04%) Websense
13 2 (2.04%) Lotus
13 2 (2.04%) Oracle
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