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 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 83 74 57
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 24 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.34% 1.43% 2.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.56% 9.75% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 17
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £375 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £489
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 - - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £22.25 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+34.83% -3.26%
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
251 277 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.01% 14.72% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 129 112
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £285 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £497 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.59 £10.45 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.30 £24.70 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 September 2016.

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 24 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 38 (71.70%) Cisco
2 36 (67.92%) CCNP
3 33 (62.26%) Firewall
4 28 (52.83%) CCNA
5 22 (41.51%) WAN
6 18 (33.96%) LAN
7 15 (28.30%) VoIP
8 14 (26.42%) ITIL
8 14 (26.42%) Network Security
9 13 (24.53%) CheckPoint
10 12 (22.64%) DNS
10 12 (22.64%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (20.75%) F5
12 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery
12 10 (18.87%) Juniper
12 10 (18.87%) MPLS
12 10 (18.87%) BGP
12 10 (18.87%) Clearswift
12 10 (18.87%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (16.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 9 (16.98%) OSPF
13 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
13 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
13 9 (16.98%) VPN
13 9 (16.98%) CCIE
13 9 (16.98%) Windows
13 9 (16.98%) MCSE
13 9 (16.98%) Migration
14 8 (15.09%) BIG-IP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.77%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (3.77%) SoftLayer
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (62.26%) Firewall
2 22 (41.51%) WAN
3 18 (33.96%) LAN
4 15 (28.30%) VoIP
5 14 (26.42%) Network Security
6 12 (22.64%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (22.64%) DNS
7 10 (18.87%) BGP
7 10 (18.87%) MPLS
8 9 (16.98%) OSPF
8 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
8 9 (16.98%) VPN
9 8 (15.09%) BIG-IP
9 8 (15.09%) DHCP
9 8 (15.09%) SSL
10 7 (13.21%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (13.21%) EIGRP
11 6 (11.32%) NetScaler
11 6 (11.32%) NetScreen
11 6 (11.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Network Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Network Security Manager
3 8 (15.09%) Security Manager
4 7 (13.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Firewall Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Security Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Network Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) ICT Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.66%) IT Support
7 3 (5.66%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) CSS
2 1 (1.89%) WAP
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
1 7 (13.21%) PKI
2 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.89%) Life Science
2 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.66%) Linux
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) ITIL
2 10 (18.87%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery
3 9 (16.98%) Migration
4 7 (13.21%) Email Filtering
4 7 (13.21%) ITIL V3
4 7 (13.21%) Web Filtering
5 5 (9.43%) Application Rationalisation
5 5 (9.43%) Change Control
5 5 (9.43%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.55%) Network Design
7 2 (3.77%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (3.77%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.77%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.77%) SIEM
8 1 (1.89%) Network Management
8 1 (1.89%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.77%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (67.92%) CCNP
2 28 (52.83%) CCNA
3 9 (16.98%) CCIE
3 9 (16.98%) MCSE
3 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (13.21%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (7.55%) MCSA
6 2 (3.77%) CCDP
6 2 (3.77%) CISMP
6 2 (3.77%) CISSP
6 2 (3.77%) DBS Check
6 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.89%) CASP
7 1 (1.89%) CCENT
7 1 (1.89%) CSSLP
7 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.89%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.89%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.32%) QA
3 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) vSphere
4 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.77%) NFS
5 2 (3.77%) Xen
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Cisco
2 13 (24.53%) CheckPoint
3 11 (20.75%) F5
4 10 (18.87%) Clearswift
4 10 (18.87%) Juniper
5 8 (15.09%) Avaya
5 8 (15.09%) Fortinet
6 7 (13.21%) VMware
7 6 (11.32%) Citrix
8 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
9 4 (7.55%) Kaspersky
10 3 (5.66%) HP
11 2 (3.77%) Aruba
11 2 (3.77%) Forcepoint
11 2 (3.77%) IBM
11 2 (3.77%) Intel Security
11 2 (3.77%) NetApp
11 2 (3.77%) Splunk
11 2 (3.77%) Veeam
12 1 (1.89%) Meraki