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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 79 54 77
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 27 42 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.45% 2.59% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.34% 14.09% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 5
Median daily rate £350 £315 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £18.00 £40.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +70.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.35 £21.53 £18.13
% change year-on-year
+73.51% +18.75%
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
289 298 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.52% 18.37% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 146 86
Median daily rate £388 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 14
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.29 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% -30.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.71 £11.50 £15.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £31.25 £30.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +29.72%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 44 (77.19%) Cisco
2 35 (61.40%) CCNA
3 31 (54.39%) CCNP
4 27 (47.37%) Firewall
5 16 (28.07%) ITIL
6 15 (26.32%) WAN
7 13 (22.81%) DNS
7 13 (22.81%) Windows
8 12 (21.05%) LAN
8 12 (21.05%) CheckPoint
9 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
9 11 (19.30%) VoIP
9 11 (19.30%) Network Security
9 11 (19.30%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (17.54%) MCSE
10 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (15.79%) DHCP
11 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
11 9 (15.79%) Windows 7
12 8 (14.04%) F5
12 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
12 8 (14.04%) Migration
12 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
12 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
13 7 (12.28%) BGP
13 7 (12.28%) VMware
13 7 (12.28%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (12.28%) Kalman Filter
13 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (12.28%) 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 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 5 (8.77%) MS Office
2 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.75%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.02%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (7.02%) SoftLayer
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (47.37%) Firewall
2 15 (26.32%) WAN
3 13 (22.81%) DNS
4 12 (21.05%) LAN
5 11 (19.30%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (19.30%) Network Security
5 11 (19.30%) VoIP
6 9 (15.79%) DHCP
6 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
7 7 (12.28%) BGP
7 7 (12.28%) BIG-IP
7 7 (12.28%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (10.53%) MPLS
8 6 (10.53%) OSPF
8 6 (10.53%) VLAN
8 6 (10.53%) Wireless
9 5 (8.77%) IP Telephony
9 5 (8.77%) VPN
10 4 (7.02%) EIGRP
10 4 (7.02%) SSL
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%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.75%) Finance
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Network Engineer
2 15 (26.32%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Network Security Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Security Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.02%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Field Support Technician
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Support Technician
6 3 (5.26%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) WAP
2 2 (3.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.02%) PKI
3 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Life Science
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.02%) Linux
4 4 (7.02%) Mac OS
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) ITIL
2 8 (14.04%) Migration
3 7 (12.28%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (10.53%) ITIL V3
4 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.02%) ITSM
6 3 (5.26%) Application Rationalisation
6 3 (5.26%) Email Filtering
6 3 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.26%) Network Management
6 3 (5.26%) Web Filtering
7 2 (3.51%) Change Control
7 2 (3.51%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (3.51%) Network Design
7 2 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.51%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.51%) SIEM
8 1 (1.75%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) C
1 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (61.40%) CCNA
2 31 (54.39%) CCNP
3 10 (17.54%) MCSE
3 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (10.53%) CCIE
4 6 (10.53%) MCSA
5 5 (8.77%) CCENT
5 5 (8.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (8.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (5.26%) Degree
8 2 (3.51%) CCDP
8 2 (3.51%) CISMP
8 2 (3.51%) CISSP
8 2 (3.51%) DBS Check
8 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.75%) CCIP
9 1 (1.75%) CNE
9 1 (1.75%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.02%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.26%) QA
4 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) vSphere
4 4 (7.02%) NFS
4 4 (7.02%) 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 44 (77.19%) Cisco
2 12 (21.05%) CheckPoint
3 8 (14.04%) F5
3 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.28%) VMware
5 6 (10.53%) Citrix
5 6 (10.53%) Clearswift
5 6 (10.53%) HP
5 6 (10.53%) Juniper
6 5 (8.77%) Avaya
6 5 (8.77%) Fortinet
6 5 (8.77%) IBM
7 4 (7.02%) Kaspersky
7 4 (7.02%) NetApp
7 4 (7.02%) Remedy
7 4 (7.02%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.51%) Aruba
8 2 (3.51%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.51%) Splunk
9 1 (1.75%) Meraki