Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Certification
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 25 90
Rank change year-on-year -57 +65 -21
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 32 85 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.01% 6.14% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.04% 14.63% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 69 3
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £366 £313 £303
90th Percentile £550 £538 £435
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 398 581 344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.94% 41.95% 23.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 376 229
Milton Keynes median daily rate £395 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.18% +4.81% +15.86%
10th Percentile £233 £281 £262
90th Percentile £506 £575 £512
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £392 £425 £406
% change year-on-year -7.76% +4.81% +15.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 6
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +35.85% -14.52%
10th Percentile £12.01 £16.30 £11.12
90th Percentile £31.00 £18.00 £17.38
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +2.99%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Milton Keynes

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Milton Keynes

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Milton Keynes

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 26 (81.25%) Cisco
2 24 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 20 (62.50%) CCNP
4 17 (53.13%) DV Cleared
5 16 (50.00%) Firewall
6 15 (46.88%) ITIL
7 13 (40.63%) CCNA
8 12 (37.50%) Wireless
8 12 (37.50%) Cisco ISE
9 11 (34.38%) LAN
9 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
10 10 (31.25%) F5
10 10 (31.25%) WAN
10 10 (31.25%) Windows
11 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (28.13%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (28.13%) Change Management
12 8 (25.00%) ITIL V3
12 8 (25.00%) CCIE
12 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 8 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
12 8 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
13 7 (21.88%) Network Monitoring
13 7 (21.88%) DNS
13 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
13 7 (21.88%) DHCP
13 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
13 7 (21.88%) Service Management
13 7 (21.88%) VMware
13 7 (21.88%) OSPF

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring 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 (18.75%) IIS
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) Firewall
2 12 (37.50%) Cisco ISE
2 12 (37.50%) Wireless
3 11 (34.38%) LAN
4 10 (31.25%) WAN
5 9 (28.13%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (21.88%) BGP
6 7 (21.88%) DHCP
6 7 (21.88%) DNS
6 7 (21.88%) OSPF
6 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
7 6 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (18.75%) ICMP
7 6 (18.75%) IPsec
8 5 (15.63%) BIG-IP
9 4 (12.50%) VLAN
10 2 (6.25%) VPN
11 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
11 1 (3.13%) SAN
11 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Big Data
1 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (15.63%) Network Team Leader
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Team Leader
4 4 (12.50%) Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Data Network Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Data Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Data Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (9.38%) Clustering
4 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Change Management
3 8 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 8 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
3 8 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (21.88%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (21.88%) Service Management
5 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (15.63%) ITSM
6 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
7 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
8 3 (9.38%) DevOps
8 3 (9.38%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
9 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (3.13%) Network Design
10 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 4 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (62.50%) CCNP
3 17 (53.13%) DV Cleared
4 13 (40.63%) CCNA
5 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
6 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (25.00%) CCIE
8 7 (21.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (15.63%) MCSA
9 5 (15.63%) MCSE
10 4 (12.50%) CCSP
10 4 (12.50%) MCITP
11 3 (9.38%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (3.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 1 (3.13%) CCDA
13 1 (3.13%) CCDE
13 1 (3.13%) CCDP
13 1 (3.13%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
1 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (9.38%) ISA Server
3 3 (9.38%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Ansible
1 4 (12.50%) SCCM
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) SCOM
3 2 (6.25%) OVSD
4 1 (3.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Cisco
2 10 (31.25%) F5
3 7 (21.88%) VMware
4 6 (18.75%) Palo Alto
5 5 (15.63%) Juniper
5 5 (15.63%) ServiceNow
6 4 (12.50%) Forcepoint
6 4 (12.50%) HP
7 3 (9.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (9.38%) Citrix
7 3 (9.38%) Computacenter
7 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.38%) Remedy
8 2 (6.25%) Aruba
9 1 (3.13%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.13%) Brocade
9 1 (3.13%) CA
9 1 (3.13%) StorageTek
9 1 (3.13%) Sun