Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 20 59
Rank change year-on-year -21 +39 -16
Contract jobs citing Cisco 78 114 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.95% 8.03% 2.62%
As % of the Vendors category 9.95% 16.15% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 91 21
Milton Keynes median daily rate £431 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.47% +6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £309 £315 £285
90th Percentile £545 £538 £484
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £53.33 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £53.33 - -

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 784 706 630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 49.75% 49.72% 44.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 371 336
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £231 £255 £250
90th Percentile £540 £550 £544
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £396 £400
% change year-on-year +1.14% -1.13% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 17 23
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.86% +3.70% +21.90%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.92 £8.60
90th Percentile £42.50 £19.62 £22.60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £14.40
% change year-on-year -24.24% +14.58% +19.16%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 49 (62.82%) Firewall
2 46 (58.97%) Security Cleared
3 34 (43.59%) DV Cleared
4 27 (34.62%) F5
4 27 (34.62%) Cisco ISE
5 25 (32.05%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (32.05%) VMware
5 25 (32.05%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 24 (30.77%) ITIL
7 23 (29.49%) Change Management
8 22 (28.21%) SC Cleared
9 21 (26.92%) Wireless
9 21 (26.92%) WAN
9 21 (26.92%) Citrix
10 20 (25.64%) HP
10 20 (25.64%) Juniper
11 19 (24.36%) CheckPoint
11 19 (24.36%) CCNP
11 19 (24.36%) Blue Coat
12 18 (23.08%) LAN
12 18 (23.08%) ITIL V3
13 17 (21.79%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (21.79%) BGP
14 16 (20.51%) OSPF
14 16 (20.51%) NetApp
14 16 (20.51%) MS Exchange
14 16 (20.51%) Windows
15 14 (17.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 14 (17.95%) Virtual Environments

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 16 (20.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.13%) IIS
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Office 365
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.28%) IaaS
4 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (62.82%) Firewall
2 27 (34.62%) Cisco ISE
3 25 (32.05%) Cisco ASA
4 21 (26.92%) WAN
4 21 (26.92%) Wireless
5 18 (23.08%) LAN
6 17 (21.79%) BGP
7 16 (20.51%) OSPF
8 14 (17.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 12 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (15.38%) SAN
11 11 (14.10%) ICMP
11 11 (14.10%) IPsec
12 10 (12.82%) BIG-IP
13 9 (11.54%) DHCP
13 9 (11.54%) DNS
13 9 (11.54%) VPN
14 7 (8.97%) VLAN
15 6 (7.69%) Internet
General
1 7 (8.97%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.13%) Finance
3 2 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Electronics
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (32.05%) Network Engineer
2 21 (26.92%) Architect
3 19 (24.36%) Technical Architect
4 16 (20.51%) Infrastructure Architect
4 16 (20.51%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 16 (20.51%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 12 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 9 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (11.54%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 8 (10.26%) Network Team Leader
7 8 (10.26%) Team Leader
8 7 (8.97%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Data Network Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Data Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (6.41%) Analyst
10 5 (6.41%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (6.41%) Consultant
10 5 (6.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.41%) Client/Server
2 5 (6.41%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.56%) HP Storage
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) Windows
2 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (10.26%) Linux
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.85%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.28%) Check Point GAiA
8 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.28%) Unix
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.77%) ITIL
2 23 (29.49%) Change Management
3 18 (23.08%) ITIL V3
4 14 (17.95%) Virtual Environments
5 13 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
5 13 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (14.10%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 11 (14.10%) Service Management
8 10 (12.82%) Service Delivery
9 7 (8.97%) Capacity Management
9 7 (8.97%) ITSM
9 7 (8.97%) Load Balancing
9 7 (8.97%) Network Design
9 7 (8.97%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (8.97%) Server Virtualisation
10 5 (6.41%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
11 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
11 4 (5.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.41%) PowerShell
1 5 (6.41%) Python
1 5 (6.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (58.97%) Security Cleared
2 34 (43.59%) DV Cleared
3 25 (32.05%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (28.21%) SC Cleared
5 19 (24.36%) CCNP
6 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (11.54%) CCIE
8 8 (10.26%) MCSA
9 7 (8.97%) CCNA
9 7 (8.97%) MCSE
10 4 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (3.85%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 3 (3.85%) MCP
12 2 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (1.28%) CCSE
13 1 (1.28%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) SLA
2 4 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
1 12 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.26%) XenApp
4 7 (8.97%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (3.85%) ISA Server
5 3 (3.85%) UAG
6 1 (1.28%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) SCCM
2 5 (6.41%) Ansible
2 5 (6.41%) OVSD
3 1 (1.28%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.28%) Kibana
3 1 (1.28%) logstash
Vendors
1 27 (34.62%) F5
2 25 (32.05%) VMware
3 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 21 (26.92%) Citrix
5 20 (25.64%) HP
5 20 (25.64%) Juniper
6 19 (24.36%) Blue Coat
6 19 (24.36%) CheckPoint
7 16 (20.51%) NetApp
8 12 (15.38%) Red Hat
9 10 (12.82%) Palo Alto
10 8 (10.26%) ServiceNow
11 7 (8.97%) McAfee
12 4 (5.13%) Computacenter
12 4 (5.13%) Forcepoint
13 3 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 3 (3.85%) Aruba
13 3 (3.85%) Remedy
14 2 (2.56%) Aerohive Networks
14 2 (2.56%) Brocade