The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 68 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 32 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.70% 1.67% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 12.09% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £388 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +39.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £538 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
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 Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
288 182 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.29% 13.79% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 106 78
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £195 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 23
Average hourly rate £12.00 £23.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.93% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.81 £23.80 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification.

1 38 (57.58%) CCNA
2 33 (50.00%) CCNP
3 32 (48.48%) Cisco
3 32 (48.48%) Firewall
4 24 (36.36%) LAN
5 20 (30.30%) Windows
6 19 (28.79%) ITIL
6 19 (28.79%) VPN
6 19 (28.79%) VMware
7 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (25.76%) WAN
8 17 (25.76%) Wireless
9 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (22.73%) Citrix
11 13 (19.70%) Active Directory
11 13 (19.70%) DNS
11 13 (19.70%) MCSE
12 12 (18.18%) Juniper
12 12 (18.18%) Data Centre
13 11 (16.67%) Network Security
13 11 (16.67%) SAN
13 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 11 (16.67%) CCIE
13 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (15.15%) CCA
14 10 (15.15%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (15.15%) VoIP
14 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.03%) Lync
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.52%) TPMS
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (48.48%) Firewall
2 24 (36.36%) LAN
3 19 (28.79%) VPN
4 17 (25.76%) WAN
4 17 (25.76%) Wireless
5 13 (19.70%) DNS
6 11 (16.67%) SAN
6 11 (16.67%) Network Security
7 10 (15.15%) VoIP
8 9 (13.64%) DHCP
8 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
9 8 (12.12%) BGP
10 7 (10.61%) OSPF
11 5 (7.58%) MPLS
11 5 (7.58%) FTP
11 5 (7.58%) HTTP
11 5 (7.58%) VLAN
11 5 (7.58%) IPsec
12 4 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
1 4 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Publishing
2 2 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 16 (24.24%) Analyst
3 9 (13.64%) Network Support
4 7 (10.61%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Network Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Service Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Administrator
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Network Administrator
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (6.06%) Project Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Citrix Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Network Specialist
8 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) NHS
4 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.03%) IVR
4 2 (3.03%) Statistics
5 1 (1.52%) Life Science
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Handset
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.30%) Windows
2 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (13.64%) Linux
4 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.09%) UNIX
6 2 (3.03%) Solaris
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) ITIL
2 7 (10.61%) Project Management
2 7 (10.61%) Load Balancing
3 5 (7.58%) Migration
4 4 (6.06%) Problem Management
4 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.06%) Change Control
4 4 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (6.06%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.55%) Network Design
5 3 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.03%) Network Management
7 1 (1.52%) Analytics
7 1 (1.52%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.52%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.52%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) SQL
2 3 (4.55%) C
2 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.03%) Perl
3 2 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (57.58%) CCNA
2 33 (50.00%) CCNP
3 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (19.70%) MCSE
5 11 (16.67%) CCIE
6 10 (15.15%) CCA
6 10 (15.15%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (13.64%) MCSA
7 9 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (7.58%) MCITP
9 4 (6.06%) CCEE
9 4 (6.06%) CCAA
9 4 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (4.55%) MCP
10 3 (4.55%) MCTS
10 3 (4.55%) JNCIA
11 2 (3.03%) JNCIS
11 2 (3.03%) JNCIP
11 2 (3.03%) Degree
11 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
2 4 (6.06%) SLA
3 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (19.70%) Active Directory
3 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.58%) XenApp
5 4 (6.06%) MetaFrame
5 4 (6.06%) NFS
5 4 (6.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (6.06%) vSphere
6 3 (4.55%) Xen
7 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) SCCM
2 6 (9.09%) SCOM
2 6 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (1.52%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.52%) Nagios
5 1 (1.52%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 32 (48.48%) Cisco
2 19 (28.79%) VMware
3 15 (22.73%) Citrix
4 12 (18.18%) Juniper
5 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 8 (12.12%) Symantec
7 7 (10.61%) McAfee
8 6 (9.09%) Sophos
9 4 (6.06%) HP
9 4 (6.06%) NetApp
9 4 (6.06%) AppSense
9 4 (6.06%) CheckPoint
9 4 (6.06%) F5
10 3 (4.55%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.55%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.55%) BT
10 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.03%) EMC
11 2 (3.03%) IBM
11 2 (3.03%) Fortinet
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Kelway Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago