The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 32 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 45 38 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.88% 4.35% 3.90%
As % of the Vendors category 10.69% 10.33% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 11
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £518 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £29.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+30.55% -10.00%
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Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
421 368 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 45.66% 42.15% 47.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 180 134
Average daily rate £325 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 25
Average hourly rate £11.08 £9.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.05% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.55 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £15.35 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco across the Milton Keynes region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Milton Keynes region.

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 38 (52.05%) LAN
1 38 (52.05%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (50.68%) WAN
3 30 (41.10%) Security Cleared
4 29 (39.73%) F5
5 27 (36.99%) CCNP
5 27 (36.99%) CCNA
6 24 (32.88%) Firewall
7 22 (30.14%) ITIL
8 21 (28.77%) Windows
8 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
8 21 (28.77%) SC Cleared
9 20 (27.40%) TCP/IP
10 19 (26.03%) Wireless
10 19 (26.03%) DV Cleared
11 18 (24.66%) CheckPoint
12 16 (21.92%) VPN
12 16 (21.92%) Juniper
12 16 (21.92%) Network Management
13 15 (20.55%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (20.55%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (20.55%) HP
14 14 (19.18%) Telecoms
15 13 (17.81%) Finance
15 13 (17.81%) VMware
15 13 (17.81%) Internet
15 13 (17.81%) Network Monitoring
16 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (16.44%) OSPF
17 11 (15.07%) BGP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.74%) IIS
1 2 (2.74%) IBM Notes
1 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.37%) Apache
2 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.37%) MediaWiki
2 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Office
2 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (52.05%) LAN
2 37 (50.68%) WAN
3 24 (32.88%) Firewall
4 20 (27.40%) TCP/IP
5 19 (26.03%) Wireless
6 16 (21.92%) VPN
7 15 (20.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (20.55%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (17.81%) Internet
9 12 (16.44%) OSPF
10 11 (15.07%) BGP
10 11 (15.07%) Ethernet
11 10 (13.70%) MPLS
11 10 (13.70%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (12.33%) VLAN
12 9 (12.33%) Network Security
13 8 (10.96%) HSRP
13 8 (10.96%) VoIP
13 8 (10.96%) VRRP
13 8 (10.96%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) MySQL
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (19.18%) Telecoms
2 13 (17.81%) Finance
3 5 (6.85%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (36.99%) Network Engineer
2 14 (19.18%) Analyst
3 12 (16.44%) Network Analyst
4 11 (15.07%) Architect
5 8 (10.96%) Network Support
5 8 (10.96%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Network Support Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) Data Network Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Network Architect
8 5 (6.85%) Security Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Security Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Network Manager
10 3 (4.11%) Cisco Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Network Specialist
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 2 (2.74%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) CSS
2 1 (1.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) e-Health
3 5 (6.85%) PKI
4 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.11%) CMDB
6 1 (1.37%) IVR
6 1 (1.37%) Tandem
6 1 (1.37%) PMI
6 1 (1.37%) NHS
6 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.37%) Telematics
6 1 (1.37%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.77%) Windows
2 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.48%) Ubuntu
4 4 (5.48%) CentOS
5 3 (4.11%) Linux
5 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) ITIL
2 16 (21.92%) Network Management
3 13 (17.81%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (13.70%) Load Balancing
5 7 (9.59%) Service Management
5 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.22%) Network Design
6 6 (8.22%) Performance Management
6 6 (8.22%) Information Assurance
6 6 (8.22%) Change Management
6 6 (8.22%) Business Continuity
7 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (5.48%) Fault Management
8 4 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.48%) Change Control
8 4 (5.48%) Application Performance Management
8 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.48%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.59%) SQL
2 1 (1.37%) VBScript
2 1 (1.37%) VB
2 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (52.05%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (41.10%) Security Cleared
3 27 (36.99%) CCNP
3 27 (36.99%) CCNA
4 21 (28.77%) SC Cleared
5 19 (26.03%) DV Cleared
6 8 (10.96%) CCIE
7 6 (8.22%) CCDP
8 4 (5.48%) CCSE
8 4 (5.48%) CCIP
9 2 (2.74%) Degree
9 2 (2.74%) CCDE
9 2 (2.74%) CCSA
10 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.37%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.37%) CCDA
10 1 (1.37%) CCA
10 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.37%) TickIT
3 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.37%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.37%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.22%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.48%) Snort
3 4 (5.48%) NFS
4 3 (4.11%) vSphere
5 2 (2.74%) XenApp
5 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.74%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.37%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.37%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (8.22%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (5.48%) SCCM
4 3 (4.11%) OVSD
4 3 (4.11%) HP UCMDB
4 3 (4.11%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (2.74%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (1.37%) Cacti
Vendors
1 29 (39.73%) F5
2 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
3 18 (24.66%) CheckPoint
4 16 (21.92%) Juniper
5 15 (20.55%) HP
6 13 (17.81%) VMware
7 11 (15.07%) Blue Coat
8 8 (10.96%) Citrix
9 7 (9.59%) CA
9 7 (9.59%) Sourcefire
10 6 (8.22%) NetApp
11 5 (6.85%) NetScout
12 4 (5.48%) Brocade
13 2 (2.74%) Computacenter
13 2 (2.74%) IronPort
13 2 (2.74%) SolarWinds
13 2 (2.74%) Nokia
13 2 (2.74%) Lotus
13 2 (2.74%) BMC
13 2 (2.74%) Remedy
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