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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 34 53 39
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Contract jobs citing Cisco 50 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.97% 2.26% 3.54%
As % of the Vendors category 9.01% 5.30% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 12
Average daily rate
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£331 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £238 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
555 434 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.05% 42.67% 48.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 203 214
Average daily rate £338 £350 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £166 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 54 41
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +16 38 £325 -21.21% 1
High Wycombe -7 3 £250 - 4
Marlow +3 2 £375 +11.94%
Amersham - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 33 (38.37%) Firewall
2 31 (36.05%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (31.40%) Windows
3 27 (31.40%) WAN
3 27 (31.40%) Security Cleared
4 26 (30.23%) Microsoft
5 25 (29.07%) LAN
6 24 (27.91%) CCNA
7 23 (26.74%) F5
8 20 (23.26%) ITIL
8 20 (23.26%) VMware
9 18 (20.93%) CheckPoint
9 18 (20.93%) SC Cleared
10 17 (19.77%) DV Cleared
10 17 (19.77%) CCNP
10 17 (19.77%) Citrix
11 16 (18.60%) HP
11 16 (18.60%) MS Exchange
11 16 (18.60%) Blue Coat
12 15 (17.44%) Network Management
12 15 (17.44%) Active Directory
12 15 (17.44%) Juniper
12 15 (17.44%) MPLS
13 13 (15.12%) SAN
13 13 (15.12%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (12.79%) NetApp
14 11 (12.79%) VoIP
14 11 (12.79%) Finance

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 16 (18.60%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.98%) Lync
5 3 (3.49%) IIS
6 2 (2.33%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.16%) Moodle
7 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.30%) MS Office
3 7 (8.14%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.33%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (38.37%) Firewall
2 27 (31.40%) WAN
3 25 (29.07%) LAN
4 15 (17.44%) MPLS
5 13 (15.12%) SAN
5 13 (15.12%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (12.79%) VoIP
7 10 (11.63%) VPN
7 10 (11.63%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
9 8 (9.30%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (8.14%) Network Security
10 7 (8.14%) DNS
11 6 (6.98%) SNMP
11 6 (6.98%) TACACS
11 6 (6.98%) BGP
11 6 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (6.98%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (5.81%) DSL
12 5 (5.81%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (12.79%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.81%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (22.09%) Network Engineer
2 17 (19.77%) Analyst
3 10 (11.63%) Network Analyst
4 7 (8.14%) Network Manager
4 7 (8.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.98%) Storage Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Security Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Messaging Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Development Engineer
9 2 (2.33%) Broadcast Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) JMS
1 2 (2.33%) Spring
1 2 (2.33%) Ajax
1 2 (2.33%) JPA
2 1 (1.16%) WAMP
2 1 (1.16%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Blackberry
1 10 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.98%) EMC Centera
3 5 (5.81%) IVR
3 5 (5.81%) e-Health
4 4 (4.65%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.65%) Fat Client
4 4 (4.65%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.33%) PMI
5 2 (2.33%) SCADA
6 1 (1.16%) Clustering
6 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.16%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.40%) Windows
2 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (8.14%) Windows 7
5 6 (6.98%) Android
6 4 (4.65%) Linux
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.33%) CentOS
8 1 (1.16%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.26%) ITIL
2 15 (17.44%) Network Management
3 9 (10.47%) Change Management
4 7 (8.14%) ITIL V3
4 7 (8.14%) Performance Management
5 6 (6.98%) Information Assurance
5 6 (6.98%) Fault Management
5 6 (6.98%) Service Management
5 6 (6.98%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.81%) Workflow
6 5 (5.81%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.81%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.65%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.65%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.65%) Migration
8 3 (3.49%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.49%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.49%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (2.33%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.65%) SQL
2 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.33%) C++
3 2 (2.33%) Java
3 2 (2.33%) Perl
4 1 (1.16%) VBScript
4 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (36.05%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (31.40%) Security Cleared
3 24 (27.91%) CCNA
4 18 (20.93%) SC Cleared
5 17 (19.77%) DV Cleared
5 17 (19.77%) CCNP
6 8 (9.30%) CCSA
7 7 (8.14%) CCSE
8 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.49%) MCSE
9 3 (3.49%) MCSA
10 2 (2.33%) CCIE
10 2 (2.33%) HND
10 2 (2.33%) PMP
10 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.16%) MCITP
11 1 (1.16%) Degree
11 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (17.44%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.98%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.81%) XenApp
4 5 (5.81%) Xen
5 4 (4.65%) NLBS
5 4 (4.65%) vSphere
6 3 (3.49%) Snort
7 2 (2.33%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (2.33%) UAG
7 2 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (2.33%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.16%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.16%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.16%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (10.47%) WhatsUp Gold
2 6 (6.98%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (5.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (5.81%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (4.65%) HP UCMDB
4 4 (4.65%) WSUS
5 3 (3.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (2.33%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.33%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (2.33%) ARCserve
6 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.16%) OpenView
7 1 (1.16%) ZENworks
7 1 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 23 (26.74%) F5
3 20 (23.26%) VMware
4 18 (20.93%) CheckPoint
5 17 (19.77%) Citrix
6 16 (18.60%) HP
6 16 (18.60%) Blue Coat
7 15 (17.44%) Juniper
8 11 (12.79%) NetApp
9 9 (10.47%) Symantec
10 7 (8.14%) EMC
11 6 (6.98%) IBM
11 6 (6.98%) Remedy
11 6 (6.98%) Nokia
11 6 (6.98%) Hitachi
11 6 (6.98%) Brocade
11 6 (6.98%) IronPort
11 6 (6.98%) 3PAR
12 5 (5.81%) RightFax
12 5 (5.81%) MobileIron
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