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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 80 87 53
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -34
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 28 20 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.67% 1.03% 3.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% 7.97% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 23
Median daily rate £320 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £39.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-34.61% +90.24%
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
280 251 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.75% 12.92% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 134 114
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 18
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.00 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £29.00 £15.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 36 (69.23%) Cisco
1 36 (69.23%) Firewall
2 34 (65.38%) CCNP
3 21 (40.38%) CCNA
4 20 (38.46%) WAN
5 17 (32.69%) LAN
6 16 (30.77%) Network Security
7 14 (26.92%) DNS
7 14 (26.92%) ITIL
8 13 (25.00%) Juniper
8 13 (25.00%) F5
9 12 (23.08%) Load Balancing
9 12 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (23.08%) OSPF
9 12 (23.08%) VoIP
9 12 (23.08%) Service Delivery
10 11 (21.15%) CCIE
11 10 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (19.23%) BGP
11 10 (19.23%) Network Design
11 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
12 9 (17.31%) Migration
12 9 (17.31%) CheckPoint
12 9 (17.31%) CCDP
12 9 (17.31%) DHCP
12 9 (17.31%) VPN
13 8 (15.38%) Windows
13 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
13 8 (15.38%) Avaya
13 8 (15.38%) Clearswift

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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 36 (69.23%) Firewall
2 20 (38.46%) WAN
3 17 (32.69%) LAN
4 16 (30.77%) Network Security
5 14 (26.92%) DNS
6 12 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (23.08%) OSPF
6 12 (23.08%) VoIP
7 10 (19.23%) BGP
8 9 (17.31%) DHCP
8 9 (17.31%) VPN
9 8 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (13.46%) MPLS
10 7 (13.46%) NetScaler
10 7 (13.46%) SSL
10 7 (13.46%) VLAN
11 6 (11.54%) EIGRP
12 5 (9.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (9.62%) IPsec
12 5 (9.62%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
1 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Network Specialist
5 6 (11.54%) Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Network Security Manager
5 6 (11.54%) Security Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Firewall Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Network Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Security Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Network Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Cisco Design Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) ICT Assistant
8 3 (5.77%) ICT Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Network Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (1.92%) CSS
2 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.54%) PKI
3 2 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Unix
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) Solaris
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) ITIL
2 12 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 12 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 10 (19.23%) Network Design
4 9 (17.31%) Migration
5 8 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (13.46%) Email Filtering
6 7 (13.46%) Web Filtering
7 6 (11.54%) ITIL V3
8 5 (9.62%) Change Control
8 5 (9.62%) Network Architecture
9 4 (7.69%) Application Rationalisation
10 3 (5.77%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (3.85%) Data Loss Prevention
11 2 (3.85%) Patch Management
12 1 (1.92%) Data Centre Operations
12 1 (1.92%) Performance Tuning
12 1 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
12 1 (1.92%) SIEM
12 1 (1.92%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (65.38%) CCNP
2 21 (40.38%) CCNA
3 11 (21.15%) CCIE
4 10 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (17.31%) CCDP
6 6 (11.54%) MCSE
6 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (9.62%) CCDA
8 3 (5.77%) MCSA
9 2 (3.85%) DBS Check
9 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.92%) CASP
10 1 (1.92%) CCSP
10 1 (1.92%) CISSP
10 1 (1.92%) CNE
10 1 (1.92%) CSSLP
10 1 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (1.92%) Novell Certification
10 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (13.46%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) NFS
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) SmoothWall
2 3 (5.77%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 36 (69.23%) Cisco
2 13 (25.00%) F5
2 13 (25.00%) Juniper
3 9 (17.31%) CheckPoint
4 8 (15.38%) Avaya
4 8 (15.38%) Clearswift
5 6 (11.54%) Citrix
5 6 (11.54%) VMware
6 5 (9.62%) Fortinet
6 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.77%) Forcepoint
7 3 (5.77%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.85%) Aruba
8 2 (3.85%) Kaspersky
8 2 (3.85%) Splunk
9 1 (1.92%) HP
9 1 (1.92%) IBM
9 1 (1.92%) NetApp
9 1 (1.92%) Novell
9 1 (1.92%) Veeam