Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 36 95
Rank change year-on-year -55 +59 -31
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 26 62 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.54% 5.10% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.53% 14.29% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 44 12
Milton Keynes median daily rate £475 £394 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.63% +31.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £382 £309 £265
90th Percentile £550 £538 £438
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £400 £300
% change year-on-year +15.63% +33.33% -11.11%
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 398 434 356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 23.61% 35.72% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 307 237
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £262 £293 £223
90th Percentile £550 £588 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £428 £400
% change year-on-year -6.43% +6.88% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 6 5
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +24.14% -3.33%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.75 £11.34
90th Percentile £21.00 £35.25 £17.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year +16.67% +4.35% +15.00%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 20 (76.92%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 12 (46.15%) CCIE
3 12 (46.15%) CCNA
4 11 (42.31%) CCNP
4 11 (42.31%) DV Cleared
5 9 (34.62%) Firewall
6 8 (30.77%) ITIL
6 8 (30.77%) Windows
6 8 (30.77%) LAN
6 8 (30.77%) F5
6 8 (30.77%) Cisco ISE
7 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
7 7 (26.92%) WAN
7 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
8 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
8 6 (23.08%) CCSP
8 6 (23.08%) Citrix
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 6 (23.08%) Load Balancing
8 6 (23.08%) SCCM
8 6 (23.08%) TOGAF
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
8 6 (23.08%) Office 365
9 5 (19.23%) DevOps
9 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (19.23%) MCITP

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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco ISE
2 8 (30.77%) LAN
3 7 (26.92%) WAN
4 4 (15.38%) BGP
4 4 (15.38%) DHCP
4 4 (15.38%) DNS
4 4 (15.38%) OSPF
4 4 (15.38%) Wireless
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (11.54%) SAN
5 3 (11.54%) VLAN
5 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
6 2 (7.69%) NAS
6 2 (7.69%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (3.85%) ICMP
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) IPsec
7 1 (3.85%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (11.54%) Big Data
3 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) Technical Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Data Network Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Data Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Principal Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Data Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Network Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) RIA
2 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Vista
4 3 (11.54%) Solaris
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
5 2 (7.69%) Android
5 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
2 6 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 6 (23.08%) TOGAF
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) DevOps
4 4 (15.38%) Network Design
5 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) ITSM
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (3.85%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (3.85%) Service Management
6 1 (3.85%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) CCIE
2 12 (46.15%) CCNA
3 11 (42.31%) CCNP
3 11 (42.31%) DV Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
5 6 (23.08%) CCSP
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (19.23%) MCITP
6 5 (19.23%) MCSE
7 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (11.54%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 2 (7.69%) CCDA
9 2 (7.69%) CCDE
9 2 (7.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Firmware
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
3 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) SCCM
2 5 (19.23%) SCOM
3 4 (15.38%) Ansible
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.69%) Puppet
5 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
5 1 (3.85%) OVSD
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Cisco
2 8 (30.77%) F5
3 6 (23.08%) Citrix
4 5 (19.23%) HP
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) VMware
5 3 (11.54%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (11.54%) Fortinet
5 3 (11.54%) Juniper
5 3 (11.54%) Sun
6 2 (7.69%) Apple
6 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
6 2 (7.69%) Brocade
6 2 (7.69%) CA
6 2 (7.69%) StorageTek
7 1 (3.85%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (3.85%) Aruba
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp
7 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow