Period
to 20 May 2019

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 May 2019 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 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 46 21
Rank change year-on-year -5 -25 +42
Contract jobs citing Cisco 34 78 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.20% 4.91% 8.15%
As % of the Vendors category 6.55% 9.77% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 54 88
Milton Keynes median daily rate £471 £431 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.28% +1.47% +6.25%
10th Percentile £278 £311 £316
90th Percentile £510 £550 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £470 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +10.59% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £42.00 £53.33 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.25% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.00 £53.33 -
% change year-on-year -21.25% - -

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 519 798 690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 48.78% 50.22% 49.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 427 368
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £245 £230 £263
90th Percentile £631 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +6.25% +0.57% -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 46 17
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.90 £11.50 £10.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.26% +6.48% -20.00%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.00 £9.05
90th Percentile £39.54 £42.50 £17.83
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year +32.00% -15.25% +2.43%

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 20 May 2019.

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 20 May 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, 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 20 (58.82%) Firewall
2 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
3 16 (47.06%) WAN
3 16 (47.06%) VMware
4 15 (44.12%) Windows
5 14 (41.18%) SCCM
6 12 (35.29%) IP Telephony
6 12 (35.29%) CheckPoint
6 12 (35.29%) Citrix
7 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
7 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
8 10 (29.41%) LAN
8 10 (29.41%) Blue Coat
8 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
8 10 (29.41%) Windows 10
9 9 (26.47%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (26.47%) Network Design
9 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (26.47%) Red Hat
10 8 (23.53%) NetApp
10 8 (23.53%) SAN
11 7 (20.59%) CCNP
11 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
11 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (20.59%) IT Strategy
12 6 (17.65%) F5
12 6 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (17.65%) Wireless
12 6 (17.65%) Publishing
12 6 (17.65%) CCNA

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 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) WordPress
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) CMS
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) Firewall
2 16 (47.06%) WAN
3 12 (35.29%) IP Telephony
4 10 (29.41%) LAN
5 8 (23.53%) SAN
6 6 (17.65%) Wireless
7 5 (14.71%) DNS
7 5 (14.71%) Unified Communications
7 5 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (11.76%) MPLS
8 4 (11.76%) PBX
9 3 (8.82%) BGP
9 3 (8.82%) DHCP
9 3 (8.82%) Network Security
9 3 (8.82%) OSPF
9 3 (8.82%) VLAN
9 3 (8.82%) WLAN
10 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (5.88%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Publishing
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Architect
2 10 (29.41%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (20.59%) Network Architect
3 7 (20.59%) Network Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Citrix Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Security Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) VMware Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Security Specialist
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Clustering
3 3 (8.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (5.88%) e-Health
5 1 (2.94%) BYOD
5 1 (2.94%) IVR
5 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows 10
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Network Design
2 7 (20.59%) IT Strategy
3 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) Capacity Management
3 5 (14.71%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.76%) Security Management
5 3 (8.82%) Data Privacy
5 3 (8.82%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL
5 3 (8.82%) Network Management
5 3 (8.82%) Patch Management
5 3 (8.82%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Server Building
5 3 (8.82%) Server Management
5 3 (8.82%) Storage Virtualisation
5 3 (8.82%) Task Automation
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.59%) CCNP
2 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
3 6 (17.65%) CCNA
4 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
5 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (8.82%) CCA
6 3 (8.82%) CCIE
6 3 (8.82%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (8.82%) MCTS
6 3 (8.82%) VCAP
6 3 (8.82%) VCP4
6 3 (8.82%) VCP5
6 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.94%) Degree
8 1 (2.94%) MCITP
8 1 (2.94%) MCSA
8 1 (2.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
2 9 (26.47%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
6 3 (8.82%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 3 (8.82%) vCloud
6 3 (8.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (8.82%) SCVMM
2 3 (8.82%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (8.82%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.94%) Ansible
3 1 (2.94%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 16 (47.06%) VMware
3 12 (35.29%) CheckPoint
3 12 (35.29%) Citrix
4 10 (29.41%) Blue Coat
5 9 (26.47%) Red Hat
6 8 (23.53%) NetApp
7 6 (17.65%) F5
8 4 (11.76%) Sophos
9 3 (8.82%) Meraki
9 3 (8.82%) Mitel
10 2 (5.88%) Aerohive Networks
10 2 (5.88%) Dell
10 2 (5.88%) Infoblox
10 2 (5.88%) Palo Alto
11 1 (2.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (2.94%) Avaya
11 1 (2.94%) CA
11 1 (2.94%) Juniper
11 1 (2.94%) Sony