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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 24 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -9
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 16 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.23% 0.36% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.98% 1.06% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 1
Median daily rate £550 £375 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +40.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+47.72% -
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
89 189 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 29.08% 34.24% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 127 69
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £321 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £513 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.28 £25.12 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.00 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 £550 -
Blackpool +21 3 £513 +36.66%
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) CCNA
3 17 (68.00%) LAN
4 15 (60.00%) WAN
5 14 (56.00%) ITIL
6 11 (44.00%) CCIE
7 9 (36.00%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (36.00%) CCNP
8 8 (32.00%) ITIL V3
9 7 (28.00%) TOGAF
9 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (28.00%) VoIP
10 6 (24.00%) Windows
10 6 (24.00%) Firewall
10 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
11 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 5 (20.00%) Network Architecture
11 5 (20.00%) SCCM
11 5 (20.00%) Juniper
11 5 (20.00%) VMware
11 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 4 (16.00%) HP
12 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
12 4 (16.00%) MCSE
12 4 (16.00%) SQL
12 4 (16.00%) Service Management
12 4 (16.00%) Internet

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 (8.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (12.00%) 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%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) LAN
2 15 (60.00%) WAN
3 9 (36.00%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (28.00%) VoIP
5 6 (24.00%) Firewall
6 4 (16.00%) Internet
6 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (12.00%) Network Security
7 3 (12.00%) SAN
7 3 (12.00%) VPN
8 2 (8.00%) Softphone
8 2 (8.00%) Symposium
8 2 (8.00%) Wireless
9 1 (4.00%) BGP
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (4.00%) DNS
9 1 (4.00%) FWSM
9 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Network Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Network Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Network Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) TOGAF Architect
4 2 (8.00%) TOGAF Manager
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
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
3 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
1 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) ITIL V3
3 7 (28.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (20.00%) Network Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (16.00%) Service Management
7 3 (12.00%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (8.00%) Threat Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Time Management
8 2 (8.00%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.00%) Change Management
9 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
9 1 (4.00%) ITSM
9 1 (4.00%) Open Source
9 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
9 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) CCNA
2 11 (44.00%) CCIE
3 9 (36.00%) CCNP
4 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) MCSE
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
7 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (4.00%) MCSA
7 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (12.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (12.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) Juniper
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) HP
5 3 (12.00%) Canon
5 3 (12.00%) Dell
5 3 (12.00%) Intel Security
5 3 (12.00%) Symantec
6 2 (8.00%) EqualLogic
6 2 (8.00%) Mitel
6 2 (8.00%) Veeam
7 1 (4.00%) arcserve
7 1 (4.00%) Aruba
7 1 (4.00%) IBM
7 1 (4.00%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.00%) Sophos