Period
to 20 January 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 20 January 2021 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 24 22 46
Rank change year-on-year -2 +24 +31
Contract jobs citing Cisco 20 50 48
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.39% 6.53% 4.17%
As % of the Vendors category 9.80% 12.82% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 33
Median daily rate £488 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +5.26% -14.50%
10th Percentile £463 £323 £303
90th Percentile £518 £496 £495
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £488 £440 £428
% change year-on-year +10.80% +2.92% +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £24.00 - £18.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £24.00 - £18.00

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Milton Keynes.

All Vendors
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 204 390 628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 54.99% 50.91% 54.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 224 375
Median daily rate £498 £431 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.36% +1.47% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £266 £232
90th Percentile £618 £564 £625
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £488 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +14.71% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 48 55
Median hourly rate £12.99 £14.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.84% +1.79% -
10th Percentile £9.52 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.97 £19.79 £29.70
Median hourly rate £12.99 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -10.41% +3.57% -18.25%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Milton Keynes

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cisco in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for Cisco in Milton Keynes

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cisco in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Cisco in Milton Keynes

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cisco in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for Cisco in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (45.00%) Network Design
4 9 (45.00%) Migration
5 8 (40.00%) Windows
5 8 (40.00%) Capacity Management
5 8 (40.00%) Windows 10
5 8 (40.00%) Storage Virtualisation
6 7 (35.00%) Office 365
6 7 (35.00%) WAN
6 7 (35.00%) Citrix
6 7 (35.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (30.00%) SCCM
7 6 (30.00%) AWS
8 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
8 5 (25.00%) IT Strategy
8 5 (25.00%) SAN
8 5 (25.00%) NetApp
8 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (20.00%) Retail
9 4 (20.00%) Publishing
9 4 (20.00%) Identity Management
9 4 (20.00%) OneDrive
9 4 (20.00%) Video Conferencing

Cisco
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 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
2 6 (30.00%) AWS
3 4 (20.00%) OneDrive
4 2 (10.00%) Azure
5 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) WAN
3 5 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (15.00%) DHCP
4 3 (15.00%) DNS
5 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (10.00%) VPN
6 1 (5.00%) BGP
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (5.00%) OpenScape
6 1 (5.00%) OSPF
6 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.00%) VoIP
6 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (20.00%) Publishing
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Automotive
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (5.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Architect
2 9 (45.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Architect
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Technical Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Senior VMware Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Architect
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Mitel Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Mitel Voice Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Office 365 Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
1 8 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (15.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Migration
1 9 (45.00%) Network Design
2 8 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 8 (40.00%) Storage Virtualisation
3 7 (35.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) IT Strategy
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (20.00%) Identity Management
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Converged Infrastructure
6 3 (15.00%) DevOps
6 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (15.00%) Technology Roadmap
7 2 (10.00%) High Availability
7 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Automation
7 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (10.00%) Network Virtualisation
7 2 (10.00%) Presales
7 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (10.00%) VMware NSX
4 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) AirWatch
2 3 (15.00%) Ansible
3 2 (10.00%) vRealize
3 2 (10.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (35.00%) Citrix
5 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 5 (25.00%) NetApp
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (20.00%) F5
7 3 (15.00%) Apple
7 3 (15.00%) HP
7 3 (15.00%) Sun
8 2 (10.00%) Rackspace
9 1 (5.00%) FireEye
9 1 (5.00%) Infoblox
9 1 (5.00%) Mitel
9 1 (5.00%) Planview
9 1 (5.00%) Remedy
9 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
9 1 (5.00%) Zscaler