Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 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.

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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 78 36
Rank change year-on-year +23 -42 +22
Contract jobs citing Cisco 43 42 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.41% 2.38% 4.58%
As % of the Vendors category 6.53% 4.99% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 37
Milton Keynes median daily rate £428 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.88% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £328 £238 £241
90th Percentile £486 £500 £543
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £366
% change year-on-year +3.75% +9.22% -5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.50 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.67% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year -66.67% - -

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 659 842 598
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 52.26% 47.73% 48.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 410 353
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £205
90th Percentile £588 £525 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.13% +1.85% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 57 35
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.00 £16.93 £10.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.21% +56.76% -27.26%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.92 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.86 £57.50 £16.70
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.75 £11.00
% change year-on-year -26.76% +61.36% -31.25%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Milton Keynes

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Milton Keynes

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Milton Keynes

Cisco
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 in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 23 (53.49%) Firewall
2 21 (48.84%) VMware
2 21 (48.84%) Security Cleared
2 21 (48.84%) F5
3 19 (44.19%) Windows
4 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
4 16 (37.21%) PowerShell
5 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
5 14 (32.56%) CCNP
5 14 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (32.56%) ITIL
5 14 (32.56%) Citrix
5 14 (32.56%) DV Cleared
5 14 (32.56%) Data Centre
6 13 (30.23%) Change Management
7 12 (27.91%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (27.91%) SCCM
7 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
7 12 (27.91%) Juniper
7 12 (27.91%) CCNA
7 12 (27.91%) WAN
7 12 (27.91%) Cisco ISE
7 12 (27.91%) Windows Server
8 11 (25.58%) Virtual Environments
8 11 (25.58%) Palo Alto
8 11 (25.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
8 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
8 11 (25.58%) BGP
8 11 (25.58%) BIG-IP

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 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.93%) IIS
3 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Office 365
2 7 (16.28%) Akamai
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (53.49%) Firewall
2 12 (27.91%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (27.91%) Cisco ISE
2 12 (27.91%) WAN
3 11 (25.58%) BGP
3 11 (25.58%) BIG-IP
3 11 (25.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 11 (25.58%) IPsec
3 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
4 10 (23.26%) LAN
5 8 (18.60%) Internet
6 7 (16.28%) SSL
6 7 (16.28%) Telepresence
7 6 (13.95%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (13.95%) Unified Communications
8 5 (11.63%) Wireless
9 4 (9.30%) ICMP
9 4 (9.30%) IP Telephony
9 4 (9.30%) Network Security
9 4 (9.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
1 3 (6.98%) Publishing
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (11.63%) Network Support
5 5 (11.63%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Network Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) CSS
2 6 (13.95%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.95%) Clustering
2 6 (13.95%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 12 (27.91%) Windows Server
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.95%) Windows 10
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) Linux
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) ITIL
2 13 (30.23%) Change Management
3 11 (25.58%) Virtual Environments
4 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
4 8 (18.60%) Incident Management
4 8 (18.60%) Task Automation
5 7 (16.28%) ITIL V3
5 7 (16.28%) Network Management
6 6 (13.95%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (13.95%) Patch Management
6 6 (13.95%) Server Building
6 6 (13.95%) Server Management
7 5 (11.63%) Data Protection
7 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (11.63%) Security Management
8 4 (9.30%) Information Security
8 4 (9.30%) Information Security Management
8 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (9.30%) ISMS
8 4 (9.30%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) PowerShell
2 8 (18.60%) SQL
3 6 (13.95%) VBScript
4 2 (4.65%) C
4 2 (4.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) Security Cleared
2 14 (32.56%) CCNP
2 14 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (32.56%) DV Cleared
3 12 (27.91%) CCNA
3 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
4 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (18.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (13.95%) CCA
6 6 (13.95%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (13.95%) MCTS
6 6 (13.95%) VCAP
6 6 (13.95%) VCP4
6 6 (13.95%) VCP5
7 4 (9.30%) CCIP
8 3 (6.98%) MCSA
9 1 (2.33%) Degree
9 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
9 1 (2.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
2 3 (6.98%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (2.33%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
2 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.95%) vCloud
3 6 (13.95%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (13.95%) vSphere
3 6 (13.95%) XenServer
4 4 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.65%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (4.65%) ISA Server
5 2 (4.65%) UAG
6 1 (2.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) SCCM
2 7 (16.28%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (13.95%) SCVMM
3 6 (13.95%) vCenter Server
4 2 (4.65%) Ansible
4 2 (4.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) F5
1 21 (48.84%) VMware
2 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
3 14 (32.56%) Citrix
4 12 (27.91%) Juniper
5 11 (25.58%) Palo Alto
6 10 (23.26%) Blue Coat
7 7 (16.28%) Aruba
8 5 (11.63%) CheckPoint
9 3 (6.98%) NetApp
9 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
9 3 (6.98%) Remedy
10 2 (4.65%) Forcepoint
10 2 (4.65%) Nokia
11 1 (2.33%) Aerohive Networks
11 1 (2.33%) Computacenter
11 1 (2.33%) IronPort
11 1 (2.33%) McAfee
11 1 (2.33%) Proofpoint
11 1 (2.33%) Sophos