The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 50 60 48
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 22 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.34% 1.17% 3.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.47% 5.77% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 9
Average daily rate
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£463 £475 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £475 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £475 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +15.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
Average hourly rate £30.63 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.94% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £45.00 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%
Cisco Certification
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
152 156 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.17% 20.23% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 76 48
Average daily rate £400 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £133 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 17
Average hourly rate £16.16 £31.56 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.78% -9.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.50 £20.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Cheshire region.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Cheshire region.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +4 10 £488 - 1
Macclesfield -1 3 £435 - 1
Crewe - 1 - -
Northwich - 1 - -
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification.

1 31 (72.09%) Cisco
2 30 (69.77%) CCNP
3 25 (58.14%) CCNA
4 20 (46.51%) CCIE
5 12 (27.91%) DHCP
5 12 (27.91%) Firewall
6 11 (25.58%) WAN
7 10 (23.26%) LAN
7 10 (23.26%) HP
7 10 (23.26%) Network Management
8 9 (20.93%) VLAN
8 9 (20.93%) DNS
9 8 (18.60%) NetScout
9 8 (18.60%) CMDB
9 8 (18.60%) HP NNM
9 8 (18.60%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (18.60%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (18.60%) Opsware
10 7 (16.28%) Change Management
11 6 (13.95%) Citrix
11 6 (13.95%) CISSP
11 6 (13.95%) ArcSight
11 6 (13.95%) SIEM
11 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
12 5 (11.63%) CEH
12 5 (11.63%) Degree
12 5 (11.63%) A+ Certification
12 5 (11.63%) Juniper
12 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
12 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) DHCP
1 12 (27.91%) Firewall
2 11 (25.58%) WAN
3 10 (23.26%) LAN
4 9 (20.93%) DNS
4 9 (20.93%) VLAN
5 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
6 4 (9.30%) VPN
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (6.98%) NAS
7 3 (6.98%) SAN
8 2 (4.65%) Network Security
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.65%) OSPF
9 1 (2.33%) BGP
9 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.33%) Wireless
9 1 (2.33%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (2.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (9.30%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (9.30%) Local Government
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Architect
2 10 (23.26%) Network Architect
3 8 (18.60%) Network Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Network Specialist
5 5 (11.63%) Network Technical Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Technical Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Network Technician
8 2 (4.65%) Network Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Storage Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Field Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) NetApp Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) CMDB
2 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.98%) FlexPod
5 2 (4.65%) GIS
6 1 (2.33%) Clustering
6 1 (2.33%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Network Management
2 8 (18.60%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (18.60%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (16.28%) Change Management
4 6 (13.95%) SIEM
5 4 (9.30%) Stress Testing
5 4 (9.30%) Information Security
5 4 (9.30%) Web Development
6 3 (6.98%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.33%) Project Management
8 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.33%) Migration
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.33%) Time Management
8 1 (2.33%) Change Control
8 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.33%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (69.77%) CCNP
2 25 (58.14%) CCNA
3 20 (46.51%) CCIE
4 6 (13.95%) CISSP
5 5 (11.63%) A+ Certification
5 5 (11.63%) Degree
5 5 (11.63%) CEH
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.65%) NCIE
7 1 (2.33%) VCAP
7 1 (2.33%) NCDA
7 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) CCSA
7 1 (2.33%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.33%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.33%) HNC
7 1 (2.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) HP NNM
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 31 (72.09%) Cisco
2 10 (23.26%) HP
3 8 (18.60%) NetScout
3 8 (18.60%) Opsware
4 6 (13.95%) ArcSight
4 6 (13.95%) Citrix
5 5 (11.63%) Juniper
5 5 (11.63%) Symantec
6 4 (9.30%) VMware
6 4 (9.30%) NetApp
6 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.98%) Sun
8 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.33%) IBM
9 1 (2.33%) F5
9 1 (2.33%) 3Com
9 1 (2.33%) Draytek
9 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
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