The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 33 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 14 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.68% 0.47% -
As % of the Qualifications category 14.58% 1.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Median daily rate £575 £158 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+265.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Lancashire region.

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
96 114 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 32.11% 26.51% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 70 46
Median daily rate £424 £440 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.69% +23.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £900 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 10
Median hourly rate £41.13 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £30.15 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.27
% change year-on-year
- +50.56%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire 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
Fleetwood - 6 £600 -
Blackpool - 3 £513 -
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 22 (88.00%) LAN
2 20 (80.00%) Cisco
3 19 (76.00%) ITIL
4 18 (72.00%) WAN
4 18 (72.00%) CCNA
5 15 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
6 14 (56.00%) CCIE
7 13 (52.00%) VoIP
8 11 (44.00%) CCNP
8 11 (44.00%) TOGAF
8 11 (44.00%) ITIL V3
9 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
10 9 (36.00%) Network Architecture
10 9 (36.00%) Internet
11 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
12 7 (28.00%) Windows
12 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (28.00%) Network Security
12 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
13 6 (24.00%) SCCM
13 6 (24.00%) Degree
13 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
13 6 (24.00%) VMware
13 6 (24.00%) Service Management
14 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (20.00%) MCSE
14 5 (20.00%) SQL
14 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 4 (16.00%) SCOM

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) LAN
2 18 (72.00%) WAN
3 15 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (52.00%) VoIP
5 9 (36.00%) Internet
6 7 (28.00%) Network Security
7 4 (16.00%) Broadband
7 4 (16.00%) SAN
7 4 (16.00%) VPN
8 3 (12.00%) Firewall
8 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (8.00%) Softphone
9 2 (8.00%) Symposium
10 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Back Office
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Network Architect
3 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) TOGAF Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) TOGAF Manager
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Support
5 1 (4.00%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) AS400
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
1 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) ITIL
2 11 (44.00%) ITIL V3
2 11 (44.00%) TOGAF
3 9 (36.00%) Network Architecture
4 6 (24.00%) Service Management
5 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (16.00%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Time Management
6 3 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (8.00%) Network Design
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.00%) Threat Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.00%) BCP
8 1 (4.00%) Change Management
8 1 (4.00%) ITSM
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) CCNA
2 14 (56.00%) CCIE
3 11 (44.00%) CCNP
4 6 (24.00%) Degree
5 5 (20.00%) MCSE
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) SCCM
2 4 (16.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (16.00%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (16.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) Canon
4 4 (16.00%) Dell
4 4 (16.00%) Intel Security
4 4 (16.00%) Symantec
5 3 (12.00%) EqualLogic
5 3 (12.00%) Veeam
6 2 (8.00%) HP
6 2 (8.00%) Juniper
6 2 (8.00%) Mitel
7 1 (4.00%) arcserve
7 1 (4.00%) IBM
7 1 (4.00%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.00%) Sophos