Period
to 17 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 47 40
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 52 74 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.42% 4.51% 4.23%
As % of the Vendors category 6.97% 9.51% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 60 31
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.72% +12.44% +4.92%
10th Percentile £313 £345 £313
90th Percentile £500 £539 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £428 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £53.33 £58.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.23% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £53.33 £58.75 -
% change year-on-year -9.23% - -

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 746 778 647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 49.08% 47.38% 46.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 354 362
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £211 £250 £200
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 36 31
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.75 £16.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +50.00% +9.62%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.79 £8.50
90th Percentile £28.50 £57.50 £15.88
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £16.71 £11.75
% change year-on-year -22.20% +42.21% +5.38%

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 August 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 17 August 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 41 (78.85%) Firewall
2 31 (59.62%) Security Cleared
3 22 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (42.31%) DV Cleared
4 21 (40.38%) F5
5 20 (38.46%) Juniper
6 19 (36.54%) SC Cleared
7 18 (34.62%) Cisco ISE
8 17 (32.69%) Citrix
9 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 16 (30.77%) ITIL
9 16 (30.77%) Change Management
9 16 (30.77%) ITIL V3
10 15 (28.85%) BGP
11 14 (26.92%) Blue Coat
12 13 (25.00%) CheckPoint
12 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (23.08%) HP
13 12 (23.08%) CCNP
13 12 (23.08%) Windows
13 12 (23.08%) Wireless
13 12 (23.08%) VMware
13 12 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (23.08%) Virtual Environments
14 11 (21.15%) Palo Alto
14 11 (21.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 11 (21.15%) IPsec
14 11 (21.15%) LAN
14 11 (21.15%) WAN

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 9 (17.31%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Office 365
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.92%) IaaS
4 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (78.85%) Firewall
2 22 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (34.62%) Cisco ISE
4 15 (28.85%) BGP
5 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (23.08%) Wireless
7 11 (21.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 11 (21.15%) IPsec
7 11 (21.15%) LAN
7 11 (21.15%) WAN
8 10 (19.23%) OSPF
9 9 (17.31%) BIG-IP
9 9 (17.31%) VPN
10 8 (15.38%) Internet
10 8 (15.38%) SAN
11 7 (13.46%) ICMP
12 5 (9.62%) SSL
13 4 (7.69%) Network Security
13 4 (7.69%) Telepresence
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
1 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Network Engineer
2 12 (23.08%) Architect
3 11 (21.15%) Technical Architect
4 9 (17.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 9 (17.31%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (13.46%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (7.69%) Network Support
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.77%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Security Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Network Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.46%) Client/Server
3 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.85%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.92%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.77%) Linux
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) Check Point GAiA
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Change Management
1 16 (30.77%) ITIL
1 16 (30.77%) ITIL V3
2 12 (23.08%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (15.38%) Network Virtualisation
4 7 (13.46%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (11.54%) Availability Management
6 5 (9.62%) Capacity Management
6 5 (9.62%) Network Design
6 5 (9.62%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 5 (9.62%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (9.62%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (9.62%) Service Management
7 4 (7.69%) Network Management
7 4 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (7.69%) Project Management
7 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.77%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) C
2 2 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (59.62%) Security Cleared
2 22 (42.31%) DV Cleared
3 19 (36.54%) SC Cleared
4 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (23.08%) CCNP
6 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (11.54%) MCSA
7 6 (11.54%) MCSE
8 5 (9.62%) CCNA
9 2 (3.85%) CCIP
9 2 (3.85%) MCP
10 1 (1.92%) CCIE
10 1 (1.92%) CCSE
10 1 (1.92%) CISSP
10 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.92%) PMP
10 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 8 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) XenApp
4 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.85%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) SCCM
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.85%) Ansible
3 2 (3.85%) OVSD
4 1 (1.92%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) F5
2 20 (38.46%) Juniper
3 17 (32.69%) Citrix
4 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 14 (26.92%) Blue Coat
6 13 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 12 (23.08%) HP
7 12 (23.08%) VMware
8 11 (21.15%) Palo Alto
9 10 (19.23%) NetApp
10 8 (15.38%) McAfee
10 8 (15.38%) Red Hat
11 6 (11.54%) Aruba
12 3 (5.77%) ServiceNow
13 1 (1.92%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 1 (1.92%) Infoblox
13 1 (1.92%) Nortel
13 1 (1.92%) Riverbed