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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 75 58 73
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 29 37 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.64% 2.45% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.15% 13.41% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 2
Median daily rate £300 £300 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £178 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £411 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £18.00 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +20.00%
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
260 276 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.71% 18.30% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 129 75
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £163 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 21
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.31 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.24% +18.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £35.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 45 (78.95%) Cisco
2 32 (56.14%) CCNA
3 31 (54.39%) CCNP
4 29 (50.88%) Firewall
5 17 (29.82%) ITIL
6 15 (26.32%) WAN
7 14 (24.56%) CheckPoint
7 14 (24.56%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (22.81%) Network Security
8 13 (22.81%) Windows
9 12 (21.05%) LAN
9 12 (21.05%) VoIP
10 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
11 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (17.54%) DNS
11 10 (17.54%) F5
12 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
12 9 (15.79%) BIG-IP
12 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
12 9 (15.79%) MCSE
13 8 (14.04%) DHCP
13 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
13 8 (14.04%) CCIE
13 8 (14.04%) Juniper
13 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
13 8 (14.04%) Windows 7
13 8 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (12.28%) Kalman Filter
14 7 (12.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure

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 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Office
2 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.75%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.26%) SoftLayer
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.88%) Firewall
2 15 (26.32%) WAN
3 14 (24.56%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (22.81%) Network Security
5 12 (21.05%) LAN
5 12 (21.05%) VoIP
6 10 (17.54%) DNS
7 9 (15.79%) BIG-IP
7 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
8 8 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (14.04%) DHCP
9 7 (12.28%) Wireless
10 6 (10.53%) BGP
10 6 (10.53%) MPLS
10 6 (10.53%) OSPF
11 5 (8.77%) IP Telephony
11 5 (8.77%) SSL
11 5 (8.77%) VLAN
11 5 (8.77%) VPN
12 4 (7.02%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Back Office
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.81%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Network Security Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Security Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Security Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.26%) Field Support Technician
6 3 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Support Technician
7 2 (3.51%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) ICT Assistant
7 2 (3.51%) ICT Network Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) WAP
2 1 (1.75%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.02%) PKI
3 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Life Science
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.02%) Mac OS
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.26%) Linux
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) ITIL
2 7 (12.28%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (12.28%) Migration
3 6 (10.53%) ITIL V3
3 6 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.02%) ITSM
4 4 (7.02%) Network Management
5 3 (5.26%) Application Rationalisation
5 3 (5.26%) Email Filtering
5 3 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (5.26%) Web Filtering
6 2 (3.51%) Change Control
6 2 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.51%) SIEM
6 2 (3.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (1.75%) ERP
7 1 (1.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) C
1 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (56.14%) CCNA
2 31 (54.39%) CCNP
3 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (15.79%) MCSE
5 8 (14.04%) CCIE
6 5 (8.77%) CCENT
6 5 (8.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (8.77%) MCSA
7 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (7.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.26%) Degree
9 2 (3.51%) CCSA
9 2 (3.51%) CISMP
9 2 (3.51%) CISSP
9 2 (3.51%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.75%) CEH
10 1 (1.75%) CISA
10 1 (1.75%) CISM
10 1 (1.75%) GIAC
10 1 (1.75%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.26%) QA
3 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.02%) vSphere
4 3 (5.26%) NFS
4 3 (5.26%) Xen
5 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) SmoothWall
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (78.95%) Cisco
2 14 (24.56%) CheckPoint
3 10 (17.54%) F5
4 8 (14.04%) Juniper
4 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
5 7 (12.28%) VMware
6 6 (10.53%) Clearswift
7 5 (8.77%) Avaya
7 5 (8.77%) Citrix
7 5 (8.77%) Fortinet
7 5 (8.77%) HP
8 4 (7.02%) IBM
8 4 (7.02%) Remedy
8 4 (7.02%) SolarWinds
9 3 (5.26%) NetApp
10 2 (3.51%) Aruba
10 2 (3.51%) Kaspersky
10 2 (3.51%) Palo Alto
11 1 (1.75%) Infor
11 1 (1.75%) Meraki