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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 35 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 59 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.64% 3.61% 3.63%
As % of the Vendors category 10.71% 8.51% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 16
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +55.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £248 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £514 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.06 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+35.56% -11.26%
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
551 505 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 43.35% 42.40% 45.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 240 191
Average daily rate £338 £345 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +12.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £239 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 36 42
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.24 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.89% -5.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -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 6 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 6 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 +10 40 £418 +4.37% 4
Gerrards Cross - 1 £150 -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 45 (45.92%) LAN
1 45 (45.92%) Security Cleared
2 43 (43.88%) WAN
3 42 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (33.67%) CCNP
4 33 (33.67%) SC Cleared
5 32 (32.65%) F5
5 32 (32.65%) ITIL
6 31 (31.63%) CCNA
7 30 (30.61%) Microsoft
7 30 (30.61%) Windows
7 30 (30.61%) Firewall
8 27 (27.55%) HP
9 25 (25.51%) Wireless
9 25 (25.51%) DV Cleared
10 24 (24.49%) Cisco Nexus
10 24 (24.49%) TCP/IP
11 23 (23.47%) VPN
12 22 (22.45%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (20.41%) Juniper
13 20 (20.41%) CheckPoint
13 20 (20.41%) VMware
14 17 (17.35%) Network Management
15 16 (16.33%) Finance
15 16 (16.33%) OSPF
16 15 (15.31%) MPLS
16 15 (15.31%) BGP
16 15 (15.31%) Telecoms
16 15 (15.31%) Ethernet
16 15 (15.31%) Load Balancing

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (3.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.04%) IIS
2 2 (2.04%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.02%) Apache
3 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.02%) MediaWiki
3 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (13.27%) MS Office
1 13 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (45.92%) LAN
2 43 (43.88%) WAN
3 30 (30.61%) Firewall
4 25 (25.51%) Wireless
5 24 (24.49%) TCP/IP
5 24 (24.49%) Cisco Nexus
6 23 (23.47%) VPN
7 22 (22.45%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (16.33%) OSPF
9 15 (15.31%) BGP
9 15 (15.31%) MPLS
9 15 (15.31%) Ethernet
10 14 (14.29%) Internet
11 13 (13.27%) VRRP
11 13 (13.27%) HSRP
12 12 (12.24%) EIGRP
12 12 (12.24%) WLAN
13 11 (11.22%) Unified Communications
14 10 (10.20%) Multicast
14 10 (10.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (16.33%) Finance
2 15 (15.31%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.08%) Automotive
3 4 (4.08%) Banking
4 2 (2.04%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (32.65%) Network Engineer
2 16 (16.33%) Architect
2 16 (16.33%) Analyst
3 12 (12.24%) Network Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (9.18%) Support Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) Network Support
6 7 (7.14%) Consultant
6 7 (7.14%) Network Support Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Network Architect
7 6 (6.12%) Data Network Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Service Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Security Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Technical Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Technical Services Manager
9 4 (4.08%) Senior Security Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.08%) Network Specialist
9 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) CSS
2 1 (1.02%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.20%) PKI
3 8 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.14%) e-Health
5 3 (3.06%) CMDB
5 3 (3.06%) Blog
6 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.02%) Telematics
6 1 (1.02%) Tandem
6 1 (1.02%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.02%) PMI
6 1 (1.02%) NHS
6 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.61%) Windows
2 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.12%) Ubuntu
4 6 (6.12%) CentOS
5 5 (5.10%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.65%) ITIL
2 17 (17.35%) Network Management
3 15 (15.31%) Load Balancing
4 14 (14.29%) Change Management
4 14 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (11.22%) Migration
6 10 (10.20%) Performance Management
6 10 (10.20%) Information Assurance
7 9 (9.18%) Validation
7 9 (9.18%) Capacity Management
7 9 (9.18%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (9.18%) Service Management
7 9 (9.18%) Service Delivery
8 8 (8.16%) Configuration Management
9 7 (7.14%) Business Continuity
9 7 (7.14%) TOGAF
10 6 (6.12%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (6.12%) Business Process Improvement
10 6 (6.12%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.18%) SQL
2 1 (1.02%) VBScript
2 1 (1.02%) VB
2 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (45.92%) Security Cleared
2 42 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (33.67%) CCNP
3 33 (33.67%) SC Cleared
4 31 (31.63%) CCNA
5 25 (25.51%) DV Cleared
6 9 (9.18%) CCIP
6 9 (9.18%) CCIE
7 8 (8.16%) CCDP
8 4 (4.08%) CCSE
9 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.04%) MCSE
10 2 (2.04%) MCSA
10 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.04%) Degree
10 2 (2.04%) CCDE
10 2 (2.04%) CCSA
11 1 (1.02%) VCAP
11 1 (1.02%) CCIA
11 1 (1.02%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.27%) SLA
2 4 (4.08%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.02%) TickIT
3 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.18%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (6.12%) NFS
5 4 (4.08%) Snort
5 4 (4.08%) BitLocker
6 3 (3.06%) vSphere
7 2 (2.04%) XenApp
8 1 (1.02%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.02%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
1 7 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (6.12%) SCCM
3 5 (5.10%) OVSD
4 4 (4.08%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (3.06%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.04%) WSUS
6 2 (2.04%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (1.02%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (1.02%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (1.02%) Cacti
Vendors
1 32 (32.65%) F5
2 30 (30.61%) Microsoft
3 27 (27.55%) HP
4 20 (20.41%) Juniper
4 20 (20.41%) CheckPoint
4 20 (20.41%) VMware
5 12 (12.24%) NetApp
6 10 (10.20%) Blue Coat
7 9 (9.18%) NetScout
8 8 (8.16%) Brocade
8 8 (8.16%) Citrix
9 7 (7.14%) CA
9 7 (7.14%) Sourcefire
10 6 (6.12%) BMC
11 3 (3.06%) Nokia
12 2 (2.04%) Lotus
12 2 (2.04%) Computacenter
12 2 (2.04%) Verint
12 2 (2.04%) IronPort
12 2 (2.04%) SolarWinds
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