The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside 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 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 30 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 7 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.27% 3.39% -
As % of the Qualifications category 8.05% 16.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Median daily rate £400 £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+47.72% -1.12%
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 Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
87 77 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.25% 20.05% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 47 43
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Merseyside region.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Merseyside region.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +1 5 £400 - 1
Southport - 1 £425 -
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) CCIE
3 5 (45.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) Brocade
3 5 (45.45%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (45.45%) FWSM
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (45.45%) NX-OS
4 4 (36.36%) Network Design
4 4 (36.36%) CCNP
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (27.27%) Private Cloud
6 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
6 2 (18.18%) FlexPod
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
6 2 (18.18%) CCNA
6 2 (18.18%) VoIP
6 2 (18.18%) DHCP
6 2 (18.18%) SSL
6 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 2 (18.18%) DMZ
7 1 (9.09%) Nagios
7 1 (9.09%) MPLS
7 1 (9.09%) OSPF

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (45.45%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) FWSM
1 5 (45.45%) NX-OS
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) DMZ
3 2 (18.18%) SSL
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) IPv4
4 1 (9.09%) IPv6
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) MRTG
4 1 (9.09%) OSPF
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Design Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Security Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Private Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) FlexPod
3 1 (9.09%) CESG
3 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Design
2 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Engineering
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CCIE
2 4 (36.36%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) CCSA
4 1 (9.09%) CCSE
4 1 (9.09%) CISSP
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Brocade
2 5 (45.45%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Infoblox
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft