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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 47 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 33 27 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.75% 2.58% 3.74%
As % of the Vendors category 6.21% 6.38% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 17
Average daily rate
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£344 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £190.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.15% +1307.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
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
531 423 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.18% 40.36% 49.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 201 246
Average daily rate £330 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 35 31
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.72 £190.00 £19.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +12 24 £375 +15.38% 3
High Wycombe -3 4 £250 - 3
Marlow - 2 £375 -
Amersham - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Chesham - - - -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 32 (35.56%) Firewall
2 27 (30.00%) Windows
3 25 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 23 (25.56%) Security Cleared
6 20 (22.22%) WAN
7 19 (21.11%) VMware
8 18 (20.00%) VPN
8 18 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 18 (20.00%) LAN
8 18 (20.00%) CCNA
8 18 (20.00%) Network Management
8 18 (20.00%) F5
9 17 (18.89%) Active Directory
9 17 (18.89%) HP
10 16 (17.78%) CheckPoint
10 16 (17.78%) Blue Coat
11 15 (16.67%) SC Cleared
11 15 (16.67%) DV Cleared
12 14 (15.56%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (15.56%) CCNP
13 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (13.33%) IronPort
14 12 (13.33%) Citrix
14 12 (13.33%) SAN
14 12 (13.33%) NetApp
14 12 (13.33%) VoIP
14 12 (13.33%) ITIL
15 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (12.22%) Symantec

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 18 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (6.67%) Lync
5 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.22%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.11%) IIS
7 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.11%) Moodle
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS Office
2 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.22%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 32 (35.56%) Firewall
2 20 (22.22%) WAN
3 18 (20.00%) LAN
3 18 (20.00%) VPN
4 14 (15.56%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (13.33%) SAN
5 12 (13.33%) VoIP
6 11 (12.22%) MPLS
6 11 (12.22%) Network Security
7 10 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 10 (11.11%) BGP
7 10 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (10.00%) OSPF
9 6 (6.67%) SNMP
10 5 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (4.44%) PSTN
11 4 (4.44%) ISDN
11 4 (4.44%) DSL
11 4 (4.44%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.22%) MySQL
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (5.56%) Finance
2 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 10 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 7 (7.78%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (6.67%) Analyst
4 6 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 5 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Senior Security Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Messaging Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Architect
6 4 (4.44%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.33%) Consultant
7 3 (3.33%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.33%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (2.22%) Data Consultant
8 2 (2.22%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) .NET
1 1 (1.11%) JMS
1 1 (1.11%) Spring
1 1 (1.11%) Ajax
1 1 (1.11%) JPA
1 1 (1.11%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.56%) EMC Centera
4 4 (4.44%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.44%) Fat Client
4 4 (4.44%) EqualLogic
5 3 (3.33%) PMI
6 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.11%) iPad
7 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.11%) Clustering
7 1 (1.11%) IVR
7 1 (1.11%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.00%) Windows
2 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (7.78%) Windows 7
5 6 (6.67%) Android
6 3 (3.33%) Linux
6 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.11%) UNIX
8 1 (1.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.00%) Network Management
2 12 (13.33%) ITIL
3 10 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 9 (10.00%) Information Assurance
5 7 (7.78%) ITIL V3
6 5 (5.56%) Service Management
7 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.44%) Change Management
7 4 (4.44%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.33%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.33%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.22%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (2.22%) Migration
9 2 (2.22%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.22%) Network Design
9 2 (2.22%) B2B
9 2 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (1.11%) VBScript
2 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.11%) C++
2 1 (1.11%) Java
2 1 (1.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (25.56%) Security Cleared
3 18 (20.00%) CCNA
4 15 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 15 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 14 (15.56%) CCNP
6 4 (4.44%) CCSA
7 3 (3.33%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.22%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (2.22%) PMP
8 2 (2.22%) HND
8 2 (2.22%) MCSE
8 2 (2.22%) CCIE
8 2 (2.22%) CCDP
9 1 (1.11%) CCDA
9 1 (1.11%) MCSA
9 1 (1.11%) CCIP
9 1 (1.11%) CCSE
9 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (18.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.56%) ProxySG
4 5 (5.56%) XenApp
5 4 (4.44%) vSphere
5 4 (4.44%) Xen
5 4 (4.44%) NLBS
6 3 (3.33%) Snort
7 2 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.11%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.11%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (10.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 6 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (4.44%) HP UCMDB
4 4 (4.44%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.44%) WSUS
5 2 (2.22%) SCCM
5 2 (2.22%) SCOM
5 2 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.22%) ARCserve
5 2 (2.22%) Hyperic
5 2 (2.22%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.11%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (1.11%) OpenView
6 1 (1.11%) OVSD
Vendors
1 24 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.11%) VMware
3 18 (20.00%) F5
4 17 (18.89%) HP
5 16 (17.78%) CheckPoint
5 16 (17.78%) Blue Coat
6 12 (13.33%) IronPort
6 12 (13.33%) Citrix
6 12 (13.33%) NetApp
7 11 (12.22%) Symantec
8 8 (8.89%) Juniper
9 7 (7.78%) EMC
10 6 (6.67%) RightFax
10 6 (6.67%) MobileIron
11 5 (5.56%) 3PAR
11 5 (5.56%) Brocade
11 5 (5.56%) Hitachi
11 5 (5.56%) IBM
12 3 (3.33%) Sourcefire
12 3 (3.33%) Veeam
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