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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 34 47 46
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 6 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.89% 1.32% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.23% 3.39% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £371 £375 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +40.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £326
% change year-on-year
- +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.35 £22.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+45.39% +11.25%
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
83 177 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 26.18% 38.82% 33.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 122 66
Median daily rate £415 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £301 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £351
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 16
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £24.11 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.89 £43.43 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Preston +8 3 £446 +207.75%
Skelmersdale - 1 £155 -
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 11 (78.57%) CCNA
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) CCNP
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Juniper
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) CCIE
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) MCSE
6 2 (14.29%) MCSA
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 2 (14.29%) Mitel
6 2 (14.29%) Wireless

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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) BGP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) FWSM
4 1 (7.14%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) SMTP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) VLAN
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Network Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Life Science
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CCNA
2 5 (35.71%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) CCIE
4 3 (21.43%) MCSE
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (14.29%) MCSA
6 1 (7.14%) BC Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) MCP
6 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
1 1 (7.14%) HP SIM
1 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) HP
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Mitel
6 1 (7.14%) arcserve
6 1 (7.14%) Aruba
6 1 (7.14%) Canon
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) IBM
6 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
6 1 (7.14%) Polycom
6 1 (7.14%) ProCurve
6 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) Sophos
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec