Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 60 81
Rank change year-on-year -25 +21 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 18 53 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.17% 3.47% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.36% 10.21% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 51 5
Milton Keynes median daily rate £420 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £321 £316 £236
90th Percentile £488 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £58.75 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £58.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +245.59% -57.50%

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 413 519 394
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 26.92% 34.01% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 308 291
Milton Keynes median daily rate £363 £413 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.12% -1.20% +11.33%
10th Percentile £215 £257 £250
90th Percentile £488 £550 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £365 £410 £416
% change year-on-year -10.98% -1.44% +9.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 30 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +56.52% -39.47%
10th Percentile £11.58 £12.04 £10.31
90th Percentile £52.87 £57.63 £12.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year -2.78% +14.65% -63.06%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 15 (83.33%) Cisco
1 15 (83.33%) CCNP
2 14 (77.78%) Firewall
3 12 (66.67%) ITIL
3 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 9 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 9 (50.00%) Change Management
4 9 (50.00%) BGP
4 9 (50.00%) Wireless
5 8 (44.44%) LAN
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (44.44%) F5
5 8 (44.44%) Virtual Environments
5 8 (44.44%) Network Virtualisation
6 7 (38.89%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
6 7 (38.89%) OSPF
6 7 (38.89%) Service Management
7 6 (33.33%) IPsec
7 6 (33.33%) ICMP
7 6 (33.33%) CCNA
7 6 (33.33%) WAN
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
7 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (33.33%) Palo Alto
7 6 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 5 (27.78%) ITIL V3
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills

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 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) BGP
2 9 (50.00%) Wireless
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (44.44%) LAN
4 7 (38.89%) OSPF
4 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
5 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (33.33%) ICMP
5 6 (33.33%) IPsec
5 6 (33.33%) WAN
6 5 (27.78%) BIG-IP
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (22.22%) DHCP
7 4 (22.22%) DNS
8 3 (16.67%) MPLS
8 3 (16.67%) VPN
9 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (5.56%) VLAN
10 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Network Team Leader
1 5 (27.78%) Team Leader
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Support
5 1 (5.56%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) Change Management
3 8 (44.44%) Network Virtualisation
3 8 (44.44%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (38.89%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (38.89%) Service Management
5 6 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL V3
6 5 (27.78%) ITSM
7 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
8 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
8 3 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 2 (11.11%) Migration
9 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
10 1 (5.56%) Mobile Commerce
10 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
10 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) CCNP
2 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 9 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (33.33%) CCNA
4 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 5 (27.78%) MCSA
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (5.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (5.56%) CCIE
8 1 (5.56%) CISM
8 1 (5.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (16.67%) ISA Server
2 3 (16.67%) UAG
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) FortiGate
1 2 (11.11%) OVSD
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) F5
3 6 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 5 (27.78%) ServiceNow
5 4 (22.22%) Forcepoint
5 4 (22.22%) Juniper
5 4 (22.22%) VMware
6 3 (16.67%) Computacenter
6 3 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (16.67%) Remedy
7 2 (11.11%) Aruba
7 2 (11.11%) Infoblox
7 2 (11.11%) Riverbed
8 1 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
8 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.56%) Kaspersky
8 1 (5.56%) Sophos