Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 72 36
Rank change year-on-year +17 -36 +19
Contract jobs citing Cisco 51 44 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.63% 2.60% 4.42%
As % of the Vendors category 7.05% 5.73% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 33
Milton Keynes median daily rate £428 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.64% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £316 £260 £309
90th Percentile £465 £538 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £428 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £53.33 £56.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.19% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £35.17 £56.25 -
% change year-on-year -37.48% - -

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 723 768 620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 51.50% 45.39% 48.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 356 346
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £219 £220 £200
90th Percentile £575 £534 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 53 35
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.75 £16.50 £10.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +61.21% -11.50%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.77 £8.50
90th Percentile £16.83 £24.20 £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.75 £17.25 £11.00
% change year-on-year -26.09% +56.82% -21.43%

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 17 October 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

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 36 (70.59%) Firewall
2 28 (54.90%) F5
3 26 (50.98%) Security Cleared
4 21 (41.18%) VMware
4 21 (41.18%) Juniper
5 19 (37.25%) DV Cleared
5 19 (37.25%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (35.29%) Cisco ISE
7 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 14 (27.45%) CCNP
8 14 (27.45%) Windows
8 14 (27.45%) LAN
8 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
8 14 (27.45%) Change Management
9 13 (25.49%) Blue Coat
9 13 (25.49%) BGP
9 13 (25.49%) WAN
9 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
9 13 (25.49%) ITIL
9 13 (25.49%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (25.49%) Data Centre
10 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
10 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
11 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
11 11 (21.57%) BIG-IP
11 11 (21.57%) IPsec
11 11 (21.57%) CCNA
11 11 (21.57%) Citrix
11 11 (21.57%) Palo Alto

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 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.65%) IIS
3 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) Office 365
2 7 (13.73%) Akamai
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (70.59%) Firewall
2 19 (37.25%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (35.29%) Cisco ISE
4 14 (27.45%) LAN
5 13 (25.49%) BGP
5 13 (25.49%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (25.49%) WAN
6 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
7 11 (21.57%) BIG-IP
7 11 (21.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 11 (21.57%) IPsec
8 8 (15.69%) Internet
9 7 (13.73%) SSL
9 7 (13.73%) Telepresence
9 7 (13.73%) Wireless
10 5 (9.80%) Network Security
10 5 (9.80%) OSPF
10 5 (9.80%) SAN
11 4 (7.84%) ICMP
11 4 (7.84%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Support Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Network Support
5 5 (9.80%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Technical Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Network Specialist
6 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) CSS
2 6 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.84%) Clustering
2 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.84%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.96%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.96%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
2 11 (21.57%) Windows Server
3 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.96%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Change Management
2 13 (25.49%) ITIL
3 11 (21.57%) Virtual Environments
4 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
4 8 (15.69%) ITIL V3
5 7 (13.73%) Network Management
6 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
6 6 (11.76%) Security Management
6 6 (11.76%) Task Automation
7 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (9.80%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (7.84%) Data Protection
8 4 (7.84%) Information Security
8 4 (7.84%) Information Security Management
8 4 (7.84%) ISMS
8 4 (7.84%) Network Virtualisation
8 4 (7.84%) Patch Management
8 4 (7.84%) Server Building
8 4 (7.84%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.76%) VBScript
3 4 (7.84%) SQL
4 2 (3.92%) C
4 2 (3.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (50.98%) Security Cleared
2 19 (37.25%) DV Cleared
3 14 (27.45%) CCNP
3 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (21.57%) CCNA
4 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
5 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (7.84%) CCA
7 4 (7.84%) CCIP
7 4 (7.84%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (7.84%) MCSA
7 4 (7.84%) MCTS
7 4 (7.84%) VCAP
7 4 (7.84%) VCP4
7 4 (7.84%) VCP5
8 1 (1.96%) CCIE
8 1 (1.96%) CISSP
8 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Government Security Classifications
2 2 (3.92%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.69%) Active Directory
4 5 (9.80%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.84%) vCloud
5 4 (7.84%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (7.84%) vSphere
5 4 (7.84%) XenServer
6 2 (3.92%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (3.92%) ISA Server
6 2 (3.92%) ProxySG
6 2 (3.92%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (11.76%) SCCM
3 4 (7.84%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (7.84%) SCVMM
3 4 (7.84%) vCenter Server
4 2 (3.92%) Ansible
4 2 (3.92%) Terraform
5 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) F5
2 21 (41.18%) Juniper
2 21 (41.18%) VMware
3 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 13 (25.49%) Blue Coat
5 11 (21.57%) Citrix
5 11 (21.57%) Palo Alto
6 9 (17.65%) CheckPoint
7 7 (13.73%) Aruba
8 5 (9.80%) HP
8 5 (9.80%) NetApp
8 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.88%) McAfee
10 2 (3.92%) Forcepoint
10 2 (3.92%) Nokia
10 2 (3.92%) Remedy
11 1 (1.96%) Computacenter
11 1 (1.96%) Infoblox
11 1 (1.96%) Nortel
11 1 (1.96%) Riverbed