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 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 24 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 34 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.01% 3.47% 2.68%
As % of the Vendors category 10.37% 7.25% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 11
Median daily rate £400 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -20.00%
Cisco
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
328 414 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.31% 47.86% 44.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 207 211
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 22
Median hourly rate £9.00 £10.04 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.31% -33.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.03 £20.88 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 2016, 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 25 (43.86%) Firewall
2 22 (38.60%) Data Centre
3 21 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (33.33%) VPN
5 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 16 (28.07%) Blue Coat
7 15 (26.32%) F5
8 13 (22.81%) Juniper
8 13 (22.81%) CheckPoint
8 13 (22.81%) MPLS
9 12 (21.05%) BGP
9 12 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
10 11 (19.30%) Internet
10 11 (19.30%) SSL
10 11 (19.30%) LAN
10 11 (19.30%) WAN
11 10 (17.54%) CCNP
11 10 (17.54%) Huawei
11 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
11 10 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
12 9 (15.79%) DNS
13 8 (14.04%) CCNA
13 8 (14.04%) HP
13 8 (14.04%) Citrix
13 8 (14.04%) Configuration Management
13 8 (14.04%) SAN
13 8 (14.04%) Migration
13 8 (14.04%) Reverse Proxy

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 7 (12.28%) Skype for Business
2 5 (8.77%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
1 7 (12.28%) ProjectWise
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 25 (43.86%) Firewall
2 19 (33.33%) VPN
3 13 (22.81%) MPLS
4 12 (21.05%) BGP
4 12 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (19.30%) Internet
5 11 (19.30%) LAN
5 11 (19.30%) SSL
5 11 (19.30%) WAN
6 10 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (15.79%) DNS
7 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
8 8 (14.04%) Reverse Proxy
8 8 (14.04%) SAN
9 7 (12.28%) FTP
9 7 (12.28%) NetScaler
9 7 (12.28%) Wireless
10 5 (8.77%) OSPF
10 5 (8.77%) VoIP
11 4 (7.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) GIS
General
1 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Automotive
3 1 (1.75%) Electronics
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Architect
1 11 (19.30%) Consultant
2 10 (17.54%) Analyst
2 10 (17.54%) Network Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Technical Architect
4 8 (14.04%) Business Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Network Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 6 (10.53%) Network Architect
6 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
6 6 (10.53%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (8.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Cisco Consultant
8 4 (7.02%) Network Technical Architect
8 4 (7.02%) Security Specialist
8 4 (7.02%) Telecoms Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Telecoms Business Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) 802.1X
2 4 (7.02%) Middleware
2 4 (7.02%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (38.60%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.53%) Smartphone
4 3 (5.26%) FlexPod
5 2 (3.51%) Handset
5 2 (3.51%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.75%) BBC
6 1 (1.75%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Unix
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.04%) Configuration Management
1 8 (14.04%) Migration
1 8 (14.04%) Network Architecture
2 7 (12.28%) B2B
2 7 (12.28%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (12.28%) Data Migration
2 7 (12.28%) Project Management
2 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 6 (10.53%) Network Design
4 4 (7.02%) Capacity Management
4 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.02%) Information Security
4 4 (7.02%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (7.02%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (7.02%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 4 (7.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (7.02%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (5.26%) Network Management
5 3 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 21 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
3 10 (17.54%) CCNP
3 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
4 8 (14.04%) CCNA
5 5 (8.77%) CCIE
6 3 (5.26%) CCDP
7 2 (3.51%) CCDA
7 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.75%) CCSA
8 1 (1.75%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (8.77%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) AirWatch
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.02%) Nexpose
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco CME
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (3.51%) SCCM
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.07%) Blue Coat
3 15 (26.32%) F5
4 13 (22.81%) CheckPoint
4 13 (22.81%) Juniper
5 10 (17.54%) Huawei
6 8 (14.04%) Citrix
6 8 (14.04%) HP
6 8 (14.04%) IronPort
7 7 (12.28%) Oracle
7 7 (12.28%) VMware
8 5 (8.77%) Intel Security
8 5 (8.77%) NetApp
8 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
8 5 (8.77%) Sourcefire
9 4 (7.02%) ArcSight
9 4 (7.02%) GFI Software
9 4 (7.02%) Rapid7
9 4 (7.02%) Symantec
9 4 (7.02%) TippingPoint