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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 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.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 35 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 45 52 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.75% 4.24% 3.77%
As % of the Vendors category 9.74% 9.47% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 20
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £345 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £481 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +113.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +13.88%
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
462 549 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 48.73% 44.78% 40.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 244 272
Median daily rate £405 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £480 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 39
Median hourly rate £10.12 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.53% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £40.00 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +9 35 £455 +7.05% 4
Marlow -1 3 £168 -
High Wycombe - 1 £405 - 2
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 42 (56.76%) Firewall
2 27 (36.49%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (29.73%) LAN
3 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 22 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (29.73%) Data Centre
4 20 (27.03%) CheckPoint
5 19 (25.68%) BGP
5 19 (25.68%) VPN
6 18 (24.32%) Blue Coat
6 18 (24.32%) F5
7 17 (22.97%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (22.97%) WAN
7 17 (22.97%) CCNP
7 17 (22.97%) VMware
8 16 (21.62%) Migration
9 14 (18.92%) MPLS
10 13 (17.57%) Internet
10 13 (17.57%) Citrix
10 13 (17.57%) Juniper
11 12 (16.22%) DNS
11 12 (16.22%) SSL
12 11 (14.86%) Windows
13 10 (13.51%) Oracle
13 10 (13.51%) TCP/IP
13 10 (13.51%) Skype for Business
13 10 (13.51%) Huawei
13 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
13 10 (13.51%) Network Security
14 9 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 10 (13.51%) Skype for Business
2 9 (12.16%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.16%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.81%) ProjectWise
3 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (56.76%) Firewall
2 22 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
2 22 (29.73%) LAN
3 19 (25.68%) BGP
3 19 (25.68%) VPN
4 17 (22.97%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (22.97%) WAN
5 14 (18.92%) MPLS
6 13 (17.57%) Internet
7 12 (16.22%) DNS
7 12 (16.22%) SSL
8 10 (13.51%) Network Security
8 10 (13.51%) TCP/IP
9 8 (10.81%) FTP
9 8 (10.81%) NetScaler
9 8 (10.81%) Reverse Proxy
9 8 (10.81%) SAN
9 8 (10.81%) Wireless
10 7 (9.46%) Cisco PIX
10 7 (9.46%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.11%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) Automotive
3 1 (1.35%) Electronics
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (18.92%) Analyst
2 13 (17.57%) Consultant
3 12 (16.22%) Architect
4 11 (14.86%) Network Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Business Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Technical Architect
7 7 (9.46%) Project Manager
8 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (8.11%) Network Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) Support Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 5 (6.76%) Network Architect
9 5 (6.76%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (5.41%) Cisco Consultant
10 4 (5.41%) Security Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Telecoms Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) 802.1X
2 4 (5.41%) Middleware
3 2 (2.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.73%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.11%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.05%) FlexPod
5 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.70%) Handset
5 2 (2.70%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.35%) BBC
6 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Windows
2 6 (8.11%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.41%) Linux
3 4 (5.41%) Unix
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.62%) Migration
2 9 (12.16%) Configuration Management
3 8 (10.81%) B2B
3 8 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (10.81%) Data Migration
3 8 (10.81%) Network Architecture
3 8 (10.81%) Project Management
3 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (8.11%) ITIL
4 6 (8.11%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.11%) Network Design
5 5 (6.76%) Service Management
6 4 (5.41%) Capacity Management
6 4 (5.41%) Information Security
6 4 (5.41%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 4 (5.41%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.41%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 4 (5.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (5.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (36.49%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (22.97%) CCNP
3 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
4 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
5 8 (10.81%) CCIE
6 7 (9.46%) CCNA
7 5 (6.76%) CCSE
8 3 (4.05%) MCSA
8 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.70%) CCAA
9 2 (2.70%) CCDA
9 2 (2.70%) CCDP
9 2 (2.70%) CCENT
9 2 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.35%) CCNP Voice
10 1 (1.35%) CCVP
10 1 (1.35%) Degree
10 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.05%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) GLP
2 2 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.81%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (6.76%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.70%) iptables
5 2 (2.70%) XenApp
6 1 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) AirWatch
2 4 (5.41%) Nexpose
2 4 (5.41%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.70%) SCCM
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.03%) CheckPoint
3 18 (24.32%) Blue Coat
3 18 (24.32%) F5
4 17 (22.97%) VMware
5 13 (17.57%) Citrix
5 13 (17.57%) Juniper
6 10 (13.51%) Huawei
6 10 (13.51%) Oracle
7 9 (12.16%) IronPort
8 8 (10.81%) HP
9 6 (8.11%) SolarWinds
9 6 (8.11%) Symantec
10 5 (6.76%) NetApp
10 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
10 5 (6.76%) Sourcefire
11 4 (5.41%) ArcSight
11 4 (5.41%) GFI Software
11 4 (5.41%) Intel Security
11 4 (5.41%) TippingPoint