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 27 February 2017 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
North West / Cheshire
Rank 40 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 8 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.58% 1.61% 2.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.13% 7.61% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Median daily rate £338 £211 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.33% -11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £184 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £499 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £18.75 - £18.07
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 - £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 - £18.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £25.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +28.20%

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
79 197 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.61% 21.11% 25.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 82 105
Median daily rate £420 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £220 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 17
Median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +84.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £17.21 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.53 £35.00 £42.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +23 4 £338 -30.76% 2
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 15 (75.00%) CCNA
3 14 (70.00%) LAN
4 12 (60.00%) WAN
5 11 (55.00%) Firewall
6 10 (50.00%) CCNP
7 8 (40.00%) VLAN
8 7 (35.00%) Wireless
9 6 (30.00%) VoIP
9 6 (30.00%) Ethernet
9 6 (30.00%) VPN
10 5 (25.00%) BGP
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (20.00%) OSPF
11 4 (20.00%) Network Security
11 4 (20.00%) Local Government
11 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
11 4 (20.00%) Windows
11 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
12 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
12 3 (15.00%) Spanning Tree
12 3 (15.00%) Driving Licence
12 3 (15.00%) ITIL
12 3 (15.00%) ERP
12 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
12 3 (15.00%) DHCP
12 3 (15.00%) H.323

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) LAN
2 12 (60.00%) WAN
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
4 8 (40.00%) VLAN
5 7 (35.00%) Wireless
6 6 (30.00%) Ethernet
6 6 (30.00%) VoIP
6 6 (30.00%) VPN
7 5 (25.00%) BGP
7 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
8 4 (20.00%) Network Security
8 4 (20.00%) OSPF
9 3 (15.00%) DHCP
9 3 (15.00%) H.323
9 3 (15.00%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
10 2 (10.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Network Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Network Specialist
6 2 (10.00%) Principal Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Security Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Lead Network Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Network Operations Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) Network Security Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Network Technician
7 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) NHS
4 1 (5.00%) BYOD
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ERP
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
1 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (15.00%) Service Management
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Network Design
2 2 (10.00%) Time Management
2 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.00%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) CCNA
2 10 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) CCIE
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) CWNA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
Warrington, Cheshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
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