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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 34 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 55 52 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.57% 4.22% 2.96%
As % of the Vendors category 10.48% 9.98% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 15
Average daily rate
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£410 £400 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +50.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £29.00 £14.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +93.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -15.00%
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
525 521 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 43.64% 42.32% 44.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 266 186
Average daily rate £329 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 42 48
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.75 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £23.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +1 37 £410 +2.50% 8
Gerrards Cross - 1 £150 -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 44 (46.32%) LAN
2 42 (44.21%) WAN
2 42 (44.21%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (43.16%) Security Cleared
4 32 (33.68%) CCNA
4 32 (33.68%) ITIL
5 31 (32.63%) Microsoft
5 31 (32.63%) SC Cleared
6 30 (31.58%) CCNP
7 29 (30.53%) Windows
8 28 (29.47%) Firewall
8 28 (29.47%) Wireless
8 28 (29.47%) F5
9 26 (27.37%) HP
10 23 (24.21%) TCP/IP
10 23 (24.21%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (23.16%) DV Cleared
11 22 (23.16%) VPN
12 20 (21.05%) Network Management
13 19 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (20.00%) VMware
14 18 (18.95%) CheckPoint
15 17 (17.89%) Internet
15 17 (17.89%) Ethernet
15 17 (17.89%) MPLS
15 17 (17.89%) Network Monitoring
16 16 (16.84%) Juniper
17 15 (15.79%) MS Excel
17 15 (15.79%) OSPF
17 15 (15.79%) Change Management

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (3.16%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.11%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.11%) IIS
2 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.05%) MediaWiki
3 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.05%) Apache
3 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.63%) MS Office
3 5 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (46.32%) LAN
2 42 (44.21%) WAN
3 28 (29.47%) Firewall
3 28 (29.47%) Wireless
4 23 (24.21%) TCP/IP
4 23 (24.21%) Cisco Nexus
5 22 (23.16%) VPN
6 19 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (17.89%) Internet
7 17 (17.89%) Ethernet
7 17 (17.89%) MPLS
8 15 (15.79%) OSPF
9 14 (14.74%) BGP
10 12 (12.63%) VRRP
10 12 (12.63%) HSRP
11 11 (11.58%) EIGRP
11 11 (11.58%) WLAN
12 10 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (10.53%) Unified Communications
13 9 (9.47%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (15.79%) Finance
2 12 (12.63%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.21%) Automotive
3 4 (4.21%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (30.53%) Network Engineer
2 18 (18.95%) Analyst
3 15 (15.79%) Architect
4 14 (14.74%) Network Analyst
5 12 (12.63%) Support Analyst
6 11 (11.58%) Network Support
7 10 (10.53%) Network Support Analyst
8 8 (8.42%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (7.37%) Consultant
10 6 (6.32%) Service Manager
10 6 (6.32%) Network Architect
11 5 (5.26%) Technical Manager
11 5 (5.26%) Security Engineer
11 5 (5.26%) Technical Services Manager
11 5 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
12 4 (4.21%) Network Security Engineer
12 4 (4.21%) Network Manager
12 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Architect
12 4 (4.21%) Senior Security Engineer
12 4 (4.21%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) CSS
2 1 (1.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.47%) e-Health
2 9 (9.47%) PKI
3 8 (8.42%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.26%) CMDB
5 3 (3.16%) Blog
6 1 (1.05%) Telematics
6 1 (1.05%) Tandem
6 1 (1.05%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.05%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.05%) NHS
6 1 (1.05%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.05%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.53%) Windows
2 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 5 (5.26%) CentOS
5 5 (5.26%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.68%) ITIL
2 20 (21.05%) Network Management
3 17 (17.89%) Network Monitoring
4 15 (15.79%) Change Management
5 12 (12.63%) Load Balancing
6 11 (11.58%) Configuration Management
7 10 (10.53%) Migration
7 10 (10.53%) Performance Management
7 10 (10.53%) Information Assurance
8 9 (9.47%) Capacity Management
8 9 (9.47%) Service Delivery
9 8 (8.42%) Service Management
9 8 (8.42%) Validation
9 8 (8.42%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (7.37%) TOGAF
10 7 (7.37%) Business Continuity
11 6 (6.32%) PRINCE2
11 6 (6.32%) Business Process Improvement
11 6 (6.32%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.47%) SQL
2 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.05%) VBScript
2 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (44.21%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (43.16%) Security Cleared
3 32 (33.68%) CCNA
4 31 (32.63%) SC Cleared
5 30 (31.58%) CCNP
6 22 (23.16%) DV Cleared
7 8 (8.42%) CCIE
7 8 (8.42%) CCIP
8 7 (7.37%) CCDP
9 4 (4.21%) CCSE
10 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (2.11%) MCSE
11 2 (2.11%) MCSA
11 2 (2.11%) CCSA
11 2 (2.11%) Degree
11 2 (2.11%) CCDE
11 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.05%) VCAP
12 1 (1.05%) CCIA
12 1 (1.05%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.68%) SLA
2 4 (4.21%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) TickIT
3 1 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.42%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.37%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.26%) NFS
5 4 (4.21%) Snort
5 4 (4.21%) BitLocker
6 3 (3.16%) vSphere
7 2 (2.11%) XenApp
8 1 (1.05%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.05%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) CA Spectrum
2 8 (8.42%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (6.32%) SCCM
4 4 (4.21%) OVSD
4 4 (4.21%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (3.16%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (2.11%) WSUS
6 2 (2.11%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (1.05%) Cacti
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (1.05%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 31 (32.63%) Microsoft
2 28 (29.47%) F5
3 26 (27.37%) HP
4 19 (20.00%) VMware
5 18 (18.95%) CheckPoint
6 16 (16.84%) Juniper
7 11 (11.58%) NetApp
8 10 (10.53%) Blue Coat
9 9 (9.47%) NetScout
9 9 (9.47%) CA
10 8 (8.42%) Citrix
10 8 (8.42%) Brocade
11 7 (7.37%) Sourcefire
12 6 (6.32%) BMC
13 3 (3.16%) Remedy
14 2 (2.11%) Nokia
14 2 (2.11%) Lotus
14 2 (2.11%) IronPort
14 2 (2.11%) Computacenter
14 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
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