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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 68 69 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 30 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.82% 1.45% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.64% 11.43% 12.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 9
Average daily rate
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£293 £270 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £270 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £270 £332
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £350 £296
% change year-on-year
-4.07% +18.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £40.00 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £147.00 £40.00 £29.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £19.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -21.00%
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
282 175 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.13% 12.65% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 71 57
Average daily rate £350 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £168 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -29.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.29 £27.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -21.73%

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 4 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 45 (76.27%) CCNA
2 44 (74.58%) Cisco
3 32 (54.24%) VPN
4 31 (52.54%) CCNP
5 30 (50.85%) CCIE
6 25 (42.37%) Juniper
7 23 (38.98%) BGP
8 21 (35.59%) MPLS
8 21 (35.59%) OSPF
8 21 (35.59%) UNIX
8 21 (35.59%) Telecoms
8 21 (35.59%) JNCIA
9 20 (33.90%) Cisco IOS
9 20 (33.90%) Linux
10 19 (32.20%) Broadband
10 19 (32.20%) CCIP
10 19 (32.20%) IPv4
10 19 (32.20%) IPv6
10 19 (32.20%) Ethernet
10 19 (32.20%) L2TP
10 19 (32.20%) RSVP
10 19 (32.20%) VRRP
10 19 (32.20%) JNCIP
10 19 (32.20%) BT
10 19 (32.20%) Junos
10 19 (32.20%) HSRP
10 19 (32.20%) IOS XR
10 19 (32.20%) BT 21CN
11 17 (28.81%) WAN
12 16 (27.12%) Firewall

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 6 (10.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (54.24%) VPN
2 23 (38.98%) BGP
3 21 (35.59%) MPLS
3 21 (35.59%) OSPF
4 20 (33.90%) Cisco IOS
5 19 (32.20%) Broadband
5 19 (32.20%) IPv4
5 19 (32.20%) IPv6
5 19 (32.20%) Ethernet
5 19 (32.20%) L2TP
5 19 (32.20%) RSVP
5 19 (32.20%) VRRP
5 19 (32.20%) Junos
5 19 (32.20%) HSRP
5 19 (32.20%) IOS XR
5 19 (32.20%) BT 21CN
6 17 (28.81%) WAN
7 16 (27.12%) Firewall
8 15 (25.42%) LAN
9 10 (16.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.69%) PerformancePoint
General
1 21 (35.59%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Publishing
3 1 (1.69%) Back Office
3 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) IP Engineer
2 20 (33.90%) Operations Engineer
3 19 (32.20%) Implementation Engineer
4 14 (23.73%) Network Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Network Support
7 5 (8.47%) Administrator
7 5 (8.47%) Network Administrator
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Citrix Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) IT Support
10 2 (3.39%) Support Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) IT Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) Network Security Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Network Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) .NET
1 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.69%) NHS
1 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.69%) Life Science
1 1 (1.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.59%) UNIX
2 20 (33.90%) Linux
3 14 (23.73%) Windows
4 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.39%) Solaris
8 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.17%) Load Balancing
1 6 (10.17%) Network Management
1 6 (10.17%) ITIL
2 5 (8.47%) Migration
3 4 (6.78%) Network Design
4 3 (5.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.08%) Change Control
4 3 (5.08%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.39%) Network Architecture
5 2 (3.39%) Project Management
6 1 (1.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.69%) Workflow
6 1 (1.69%) Change Management
6 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.69%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (1.69%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) C
1 1 (1.69%) SQL
1 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (76.27%) CCNA
2 31 (52.54%) CCNP
3 30 (50.85%) CCIE
4 21 (35.59%) JNCIA
5 19 (32.20%) CCIP
5 19 (32.20%) JNCIP
6 7 (11.86%) MCSE
6 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
7 4 (6.78%) CCEE
7 4 (6.78%) CCAA
7 4 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (6.78%) CCA
7 4 (6.78%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.39%) Degree
10 1 (1.69%) CISSP
10 1 (1.69%) CCDA
10 1 (1.69%) CCDP
10 1 (1.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
2 3 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.47%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (8.47%) XenApp
5 4 (6.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (6.78%) MetaFrame
6 1 (1.69%) NFS
6 1 (1.69%) Xen
6 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.69%) UAG
6 1 (1.69%) vSphere
6 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.69%) Nagios
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 44 (74.58%) Cisco
2 25 (42.37%) Juniper
3 19 (32.20%) BT
4 11 (18.64%) Citrix
5 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
6 7 (11.86%) VMware
7 6 (10.17%) NetApp
8 4 (6.78%) AppSense
9 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.39%) EMC
10 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.69%) Nortel
11 1 (1.69%) Avaya
11 1 (1.69%) HP
11 1 (1.69%) Remedy
11 1 (1.69%) F5
11 1 (1.69%) Verint
11 1 (1.69%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.69%) Infoblox
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £280 - £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 24 days ago