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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 13 57 31
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -26
Contract jobs citing Cisco 62 9 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.15% 1.27% 4.58%
As % of the Vendors category 20.74% 2.95% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 7 12
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £221 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +60.00%

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
299 305 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.94% 43.20% 49.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 136 205
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £198 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 29
Median hourly rate £10.80 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.08% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.24 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £18.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 60 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (50.57%) Firewall
3 39 (44.83%) WAN
4 38 (43.68%) F5
5 34 (39.08%) CCNP
6 33 (37.93%) LAN
7 32 (36.78%) CCNA
7 32 (36.78%) Security Cleared
8 29 (33.33%) SC Cleared
9 26 (29.89%) Cisco ASA
9 26 (29.89%) VPN
10 25 (28.74%) Windows
11 20 (22.99%) Data Centre
12 19 (21.84%) Cisco Nexus
12 19 (21.84%) ITIL
12 19 (21.84%) VoIP
13 17 (19.54%) CheckPoint
14 16 (18.39%) Network Security
15 15 (17.24%) Juniper
15 15 (17.24%) DHCP
15 15 (17.24%) Wireless
16 14 (16.09%) DNS
17 12 (13.79%) Active Directory
17 12 (13.79%) Blue Coat
17 12 (13.79%) VLAN
18 11 (12.64%) Hyper-V
18 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2012
18 11 (12.64%) Windows 10
18 11 (12.64%) IVR
18 11 (12.64%) VMware

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (6.90%) IIS
2 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.60%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (50.57%) Firewall
2 39 (44.83%) WAN
3 33 (37.93%) LAN
4 26 (29.89%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (29.89%) VPN
5 19 (21.84%) Cisco Nexus
5 19 (21.84%) VoIP
6 16 (18.39%) Network Security
7 15 (17.24%) DHCP
7 15 (17.24%) Wireless
8 14 (16.09%) DNS
9 12 (13.79%) VLAN
10 11 (12.64%) BGP
10 11 (12.64%) Ethernet
10 11 (12.64%) MPLS
10 11 (12.64%) OSPF
11 9 (10.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 8 (9.20%) TCP/IP
13 7 (8.05%) SAN
14 6 (6.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) Big Data
2 1 (1.15%) GIS
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Retail
2 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.15%) Billing
3 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (25.29%) Network Engineer
2 19 (21.84%) Analyst
3 15 (17.24%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (17.24%) Network Analyst
4 14 (16.09%) Architect
4 14 (16.09%) Consultant
5 11 (12.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) Security Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Network Operations Analyst
7 8 (9.20%) Operations Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Network Architect
8 6 (6.90%) Network Consultant
9 5 (5.75%) Security Consultant
9 5 (5.75%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.60%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (4.60%) Principal Consultant
10 4 (4.60%) Security Specialist
10 4 (4.60%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.05%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.15%) CSS
2 1 (1.15%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.99%) Data Centre
2 11 (12.64%) IVR
3 10 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.75%) Driving Licence
4 5 (5.75%) e-Health
5 4 (4.60%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.30%) Clustering
7 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.15%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.15%) PKI
7 1 (1.15%) Replication
7 1 (1.15%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.74%) Windows
2 11 (12.64%) Windows 10
2 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (8.05%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (6.90%) Unix
4 6 (6.90%) Windows 8
4 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.15%) Android
5 1 (1.15%) Linux
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.15%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) ITIL
2 9 (10.34%) Load Balancing
3 8 (9.20%) Change Management
4 7 (8.05%) Workflow
5 6 (6.90%) Information Security
5 6 (6.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (5.75%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.75%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 5 (5.75%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 5 (5.75%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 5 (5.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (4.60%) Analytics
7 4 (4.60%) Converged Infrastructure
7 4 (4.60%) Network Design
7 4 (4.60%) Project Management
7 4 (4.60%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.45%) ITIL V3
9 2 (2.30%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.30%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.30%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 60 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (39.08%) CCNP
3 32 (36.78%) CCNA
3 32 (36.78%) Security Cleared
4 29 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 10 (11.49%) CCIE
5 10 (11.49%) MCSA
5 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (9.20%) CCSA
7 7 (8.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (5.75%) CCSE
8 5 (5.75%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.45%) Degree
10 2 (2.30%) CCDP
11 1 (1.15%) CCA
11 1 (1.15%) CCDA
11 1 (1.15%) CCVP
11 1 (1.15%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.15%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.64%) Hyper-V
3 9 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.90%) ISA Server
5 5 (5.75%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (5.75%) UAG
6 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.15%) vSphere
7 1 (1.15%) XenApp
7 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) FortiGate
2 7 (8.05%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (5.75%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (5.75%) Nexpose
4 2 (2.30%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.30%) SCCM
5 1 (1.15%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco CME
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.15%) Nessus
5 1 (1.15%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 38 (43.68%) F5
2 17 (19.54%) CheckPoint
3 15 (17.24%) Juniper
4 12 (13.79%) Blue Coat
5 11 (12.64%) VMware
6 10 (11.49%) Avaya
6 10 (11.49%) Remedy
7 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
8 8 (9.20%) HP
9 7 (8.05%) Forcepoint
10 6 (6.90%) ArcSight
10 6 (6.90%) Intel Security
10 6 (6.90%) LogRhythm
11 5 (5.75%) Aruba
11 5 (5.75%) FireEye
11 5 (5.75%) GFI Software
11 5 (5.75%) Rapid7
11 5 (5.75%) Sourcefire
11 5 (5.75%) Symantec
11 5 (5.75%) TippingPoint
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