The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Manchester region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 66 68 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 15 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.20% 1.05% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 6.74% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £240 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £240 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £240 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £301
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.27%
Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
165 178 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.22% 15.61% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 80 88
Average daily rate £310 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £238 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £427 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 22
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Cisco Certification
North West

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 August 2014.

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 1 £275 -
Bolton - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 27 (77.14%) Cisco
2 26 (74.29%) CCNA
3 22 (62.86%) CCNP
4 13 (37.14%) ITIL
4 13 (37.14%) Network Security
5 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
6 10 (28.57%) CCDP
6 10 (28.57%) Juniper
7 9 (25.71%) MPLS
7 9 (25.71%) MCSE
7 9 (25.71%) LAN
7 9 (25.71%) WAN
7 9 (25.71%) Ethernet
8 8 (22.86%) Avaya
8 8 (22.86%) Nortel
8 8 (22.86%) Firewall
9 7 (20.00%) Wireless
9 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 7 (20.00%) Network Design
9 7 (20.00%) Windows
9 7 (20.00%) Linux
9 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 6 (17.14%) MCSA
10 6 (17.14%) CCIE
10 6 (17.14%) OSPF
10 6 (17.14%) BGP
10 6 (17.14%) JNCIP
10 6 (17.14%) JNCIE
11 5 (14.29%) MCTS

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 4 (11.43%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) Network Security
2 9 (25.71%) MPLS
2 9 (25.71%) LAN
2 9 (25.71%) WAN
2 9 (25.71%) Ethernet
3 8 (22.86%) Firewall
4 7 (20.00%) Wireless
4 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (17.14%) OSPF
5 6 (17.14%) BGP
6 5 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 5 (14.29%) Multicast
7 4 (11.43%) HSRP
7 4 (11.43%) SNMP
8 3 (8.57%) IPsec
8 3 (8.57%) DNS
8 3 (8.57%) VoIP
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (5.71%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
1 4 (11.43%) DB2
1 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
1 4 (11.43%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Network Security Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Security Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Network Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Network Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Security Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Network Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) IP Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Network Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) Handset
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Network Design
3 5 (14.29%) Network Management
4 4 (11.43%) Network Architecture
4 4 (11.43%) ERP
4 4 (11.43%) CRM
4 4 (11.43%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.71%) Information Security
6 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.86%) Service Management
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.86%) ITSM
6 1 (2.86%) Data Security
6 1 (2.86%) Project Management
6 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL V2
6 1 (2.86%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) Perl
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
1 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (74.29%) CCNA
2 22 (62.86%) CCNP
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (28.57%) CCDP
5 9 (25.71%) MCSE
6 6 (17.14%) MCSA
6 6 (17.14%) CCIE
6 6 (17.14%) JNCIP
6 6 (17.14%) JNCIE
7 5 (14.29%) MCTS
7 5 (14.29%) RHCE
8 4 (11.43%) ACSP
8 4 (11.43%) MCP
8 4 (11.43%) CCIP
8 4 (11.43%) MCITP
9 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (8.57%) ACSA
9 3 (8.57%) MCDST
9 3 (8.57%) IBM Certification
9 3 (8.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.86%) WSUS
3 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.86%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Cisco
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (28.57%) Juniper
4 8 (22.86%) Avaya
4 8 (22.86%) Nortel
5 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (14.29%) VMware
6 5 (14.29%) Citrix
7 4 (11.43%) SAP
7 4 (11.43%) IBM
7 4 (11.43%) HP
7 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
7 4 (11.43%) Redback
8 3 (8.57%) Apple
8 3 (8.57%) EMC
9 2 (5.71%) F5
9 2 (5.71%) Kaspersky
9 2 (5.71%) McAfee
10 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
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