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 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 47 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 11 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.67% 2.28% 2.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.78% 12.37% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 10
Median daily rate £344 £375 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £140 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £500 £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £92.50 £16.01 £18.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+477.76% -11.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £16.01 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £148.50 £16.01 £18.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £38.48 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-30.48% +76.91%
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
102 186 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.45% 18.42% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 107 93
Median daily rate £525 £416 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.20% +16.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £211 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 16
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.77 £18.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.17% -1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.73 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £33.75 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.27
% change year-on-year
- +50.56%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 4 £563 - 2
Chester -2 2 £238 -40.25%
Runcorn +1 1 £160 -5.88%
Macclesfield -3 1 - -
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 17 (85.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) CCNA
3 10 (50.00%) LAN
4 9 (45.00%) WAN
4 9 (45.00%) CCNP
5 7 (35.00%) Firewall
6 6 (30.00%) Windows
7 5 (25.00%) Wireless
7 5 (25.00%) VLAN
8 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (20.00%) VoIP
8 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (20.00%) VPN
8 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
9 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (15.00%) CCIE
9 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (15.00%) ITIL
9 3 (15.00%) Service Management
9 3 (15.00%) VMware
9 3 (15.00%) Network Design
10 2 (10.00%) Local Government
10 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
10 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Network Security
10 2 (10.00%) Time Management
10 2 (10.00%) Change Management
10 2 (10.00%) MS Excel

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 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) LAN
2 9 (45.00%) WAN
3 7 (35.00%) Firewall
4 5 (25.00%) VLAN
4 5 (25.00%) Wireless
5 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (20.00%) VoIP
5 4 (20.00%) VPN
5 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.00%) BGP
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (10.00%) DHCP
7 2 (10.00%) DNS
7 2 (10.00%) MPLS
7 2 (10.00%) Network Security
8 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (5.00%) OSPF
8 1 (5.00%) Spanning Tree
General
1 2 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Network Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Principal Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Operations Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Technician
6 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
1 3 (15.00%) Network Design
1 3 (15.00%) Service Management
2 2 (10.00%) Change Management
2 2 (10.00%) ERP
2 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
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 16 (80.00%) CCNA
2 9 (45.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) CCIE
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto