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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 11 56 41
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -15
Contract jobs citing Cisco 64 9 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.71% 1.26% 3.87%
As % of the Vendors category 19.63% 2.91% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 7 14
Median daily rate £425 £350 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £255 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £20.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+32.09% -4.70%

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
326 309 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.47% 43.40% 49.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 160 200
Median daily rate £398 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 14
Median hourly rate £10.80 £16.14 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.08% +11.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £10.17 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 72 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (50.51%) Security Cleared
3 47 (47.47%) SC Cleared
4 46 (46.46%) WAN
4 46 (46.46%) Firewall
5 43 (43.43%) CCNP
5 43 (43.43%) F5
6 39 (39.39%) LAN
7 35 (35.35%) CCNA
8 30 (30.30%) VPN
9 29 (29.29%) Windows
10 24 (24.24%) Cisco Nexus
10 24 (24.24%) Data Centre
10 24 (24.24%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (23.23%) VoIP
12 21 (21.21%) DHCP
13 18 (18.18%) ITIL
13 18 (18.18%) Juniper
14 17 (17.17%) CheckPoint
14 17 (17.17%) CCIE
14 17 (17.17%) DNS
14 17 (17.17%) Windows 10
15 16 (16.16%) Network Security
15 16 (16.16%) VLAN
16 14 (14.14%) Ethernet
16 14 (14.14%) OSPF
16 14 (14.14%) BGP
17 13 (13.13%) Wireless
17 13 (13.13%) IVR
17 13 (13.13%) Remedy

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 (6.06%) IIS
2 5 (5.05%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.04%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.02%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (46.46%) Firewall
1 46 (46.46%) WAN
2 39 (39.39%) LAN
3 30 (30.30%) VPN
4 24 (24.24%) Cisco ASA
4 24 (24.24%) Cisco Nexus
5 23 (23.23%) VoIP
6 21 (21.21%) DHCP
7 17 (17.17%) DNS
8 16 (16.16%) Network Security
8 16 (16.16%) VLAN
9 14 (14.14%) BGP
9 14 (14.14%) Ethernet
9 14 (14.14%) OSPF
10 13 (13.13%) Wireless
11 12 (12.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 11 (11.11%) MPLS
13 7 (7.07%) EIGRP
13 7 (7.07%) FCoE
13 7 (7.07%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) Big Data
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (8.08%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.01%) Billing
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (22.22%) Analyst
2 21 (21.21%) Network Engineer
3 20 (20.20%) Architect
4 18 (18.18%) Consultant
4 18 (18.18%) Network Analyst
5 12 (12.12%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (12.12%) Network Architect
6 10 (10.10%) Network Operations Analyst
6 10 (10.10%) Operations Analyst
7 9 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) Security Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) Network Consultant
8 8 (8.08%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) Cisco Architect
9 5 (5.05%) Cisco Consultant
9 5 (5.05%) Principal Consultant
10 4 (4.04%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Design Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.07%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.01%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.24%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.13%) IVR
3 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.06%) Driving Licence
4 6 (6.06%) e-Health
5 4 (4.04%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.02%) BYOD
6 2 (2.02%) Clustering
7 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.01%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.01%) PKI
7 1 (1.01%) Replication
7 1 (1.01%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (1.01%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.29%) Windows
2 17 (17.17%) Windows 10
3 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (7.07%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.06%) Windows 8
5 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.04%) Unix
7 1 (1.01%) Android
7 1 (1.01%) Linux
7 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.01%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.18%) ITIL
2 13 (13.13%) Load Balancing
3 10 (10.10%) Workflow
4 8 (8.08%) Change Management
5 6 (6.06%) Network Design
6 5 (5.05%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.05%) Project Management
7 4 (4.04%) Analytics
7 4 (4.04%) Converged Infrastructure
7 4 (4.04%) Information Security
7 4 (4.04%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 3 (3.03%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.03%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 3 (3.03%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 3 (3.03%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.03%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 3 (3.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (2.02%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.02%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 72 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (50.51%) Security Cleared
3 47 (47.47%) SC Cleared
4 43 (43.43%) CCNP
5 35 (35.35%) CCNA
6 17 (17.17%) CCIE
7 10 (10.10%) MCSA
7 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (7.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (6.06%) DV Cleared
10 5 (5.05%) CCSA
11 4 (4.04%) CCSE
12 2 (2.02%) Degree
13 1 (1.01%) CCA
13 1 (1.01%) CCAA
13 1 (1.01%) CCDA
13 1 (1.01%) CCDP
13 1 (1.01%) CCVP
13 1 (1.01%) Check Point Certification
13 1 (1.01%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 9 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.06%) ISA Server
5 5 (5.05%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (5.05%) UAG
6 2 (2.02%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.01%) vSphere
7 1 (1.01%) XenApp
7 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (13.13%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (8.08%) FortiGate
3 6 (6.06%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (3.03%) Nexpose
5 2 (2.02%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.01%) AppDNA
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.01%) Nessus
6 1 (1.01%) SCCM
6 1 (1.01%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 43 (43.43%) F5
2 18 (18.18%) Juniper
3 17 (17.17%) CheckPoint
4 13 (13.13%) Avaya
4 13 (13.13%) Remedy
5 11 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 11 (11.11%) VMware
6 8 (8.08%) HP
6 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
7 7 (7.07%) Forcepoint
8 6 (6.06%) CA
9 5 (5.05%) Aruba
9 5 (5.05%) Citrix
9 5 (5.05%) Nokia
10 4 (4.04%) ArcSight
10 4 (4.04%) Genesys
10 4 (4.04%) Intel Security
10 4 (4.04%) LogRhythm
10 4 (4.04%) NetApp
11 3 (3.03%) Symantec