The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 74 83 99
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 65 46 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.02% 1.62% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.12% 8.46% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 18
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £301 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £20.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -27.67%
Cisco Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
642 544 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.99% 19.21% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 250 272
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 47 27
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £33.62 £31.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +13 42 £363 +3.57% 5
Cheshire +3 20 £300 -25.00% 7
Lancashire - - - -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

1 109 (88.62%) Cisco
2 77 (62.60%) CCNA
3 69 (56.10%) CCNP
4 41 (33.33%) LAN
5 40 (32.52%) WAN
6 30 (24.39%) Firewall
6 30 (24.39%) Juniper
7 29 (23.58%) MPLS
8 27 (21.95%) OSPF
8 27 (21.95%) Wireless
9 24 (19.51%) ITIL
10 23 (18.70%) BGP
11 21 (17.07%) CCIE
12 20 (16.26%) VPN
13 19 (15.45%) Avaya
14 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
15 17 (13.82%) Nortel
15 17 (13.82%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (13.82%) VLAN
15 17 (13.82%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (13.01%) Windows
16 16 (13.01%) Linux
17 15 (12.20%) VMware
17 15 (12.20%) Cisco Nexus
18 14 (11.38%) F5
18 14 (11.38%) MCSE
18 14 (11.38%) DHCP
18 14 (11.38%) Citrix
19 13 (10.57%) CCIP
19 13 (10.57%) Telecoms

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 5 (4.07%) MS Exchange
1 5 (4.07%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.63%) Apache
2 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.81%) IIS
3 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (1.63%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.07%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (33.33%) LAN
2 40 (32.52%) WAN
3 30 (24.39%) Firewall
4 29 (23.58%) MPLS
5 27 (21.95%) OSPF
5 27 (21.95%) Wireless
6 23 (18.70%) BGP
7 20 (16.26%) VPN
8 17 (13.82%) VLAN
8 17 (13.82%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (12.20%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (11.38%) DHCP
11 12 (9.76%) EIGRP
12 11 (8.94%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (8.94%) DNS
12 11 (8.94%) WLAN
13 10 (8.13%) HSRP
13 10 (8.13%) Network Security
14 9 (7.32%) IPv6
14 9 (7.32%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.07%) RDBMS
1 5 (4.07%) SAP BW
1 5 (4.07%) DB2
1 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.63%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.63%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (10.57%) Telecoms
1 13 (10.57%) Finance
2 11 (8.94%) Local Government
3 2 (1.63%) Publishing
4 1 (0.81%) Back Office
4 1 (0.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (34.15%) Network Engineer
2 24 (19.51%) Consultant
3 18 (14.63%) Analyst
4 10 (8.13%) Network Analyst
4 10 (8.13%) Network Manager
4 10 (8.13%) Project Engineer
4 10 (8.13%) IP Engineer
5 8 (6.50%) Operations Engineer
5 8 (6.50%) Implementation Engineer
5 8 (6.50%) Network Consultant
6 7 (5.69%) IT Consultant
6 7 (5.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (5.69%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Security Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) IT Security Consultant
8 5 (4.07%) Security Consultant
8 5 (4.07%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (4.07%) Security Manager
8 5 (4.07%) Network Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.44%) SAP Basis
2 2 (1.63%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.07%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.25%) Life Science
3 2 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.81%) PKI
4 1 (0.81%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.01%) Windows
1 16 (13.01%) Linux
2 10 (8.13%) UNIX
3 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.25%) Android
5 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.44%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.63%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.63%) HPUX
7 2 (1.63%) Solaris
8 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.81%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.51%) ITIL
2 8 (6.50%) Service Delivery
2 8 (6.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (5.69%) Project Management
4 6 (4.88%) CRM
4 6 (4.88%) Migration
4 6 (4.88%) Network Design
5 5 (4.07%) Load Balancing
5 5 (4.07%) ERP
5 5 (4.07%) Validation
6 4 (3.25%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.25%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.44%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.44%) Risk Management
7 3 (2.44%) Network Management
7 3 (2.44%) Coaching
7 3 (2.44%) People Management
8 2 (1.63%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (1.63%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (1.63%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.07%) SQL
2 2 (1.63%) PHP
3 1 (0.81%) C
3 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 77 (62.60%) CCNA
2 69 (56.10%) CCNP
3 21 (17.07%) CCIE
4 17 (13.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (11.38%) MCSE
6 13 (10.57%) CCIP
7 9 (7.32%) MCSA
7 9 (7.32%) JNCIA
7 9 (7.32%) JNCIP
8 8 (6.50%) CCDP
9 7 (5.69%) MCTS
9 7 (5.69%) MCITP
10 6 (4.88%) SC Cleared
10 6 (4.88%) Security Cleared
11 5 (4.07%) ACSP
11 5 (4.07%) MCDST
11 5 (4.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (4.07%) ACSA
11 5 (4.07%) RHCE
11 5 (4.07%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) SLA
1 5 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.07%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.44%) XenApp
5 2 (1.63%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.63%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.63%) UAG
6 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.81%) NFS
6 1 (0.81%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.81%) Xen
6 1 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.63%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.63%) SCOM
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.81%) SCCM
3 1 (0.81%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 109 (88.62%) Cisco
2 30 (24.39%) Juniper
3 19 (15.45%) Avaya
4 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
5 17 (13.82%) Nortel
6 15 (12.20%) VMware
7 14 (11.38%) Citrix
7 14 (11.38%) F5
8 12 (9.76%) HP
8 12 (9.76%) BT
9 11 (8.94%) Riverbed
10 9 (7.32%) SolarWinds
10 9 (7.32%) Red Hat
11 8 (6.50%) CheckPoint
12 7 (5.69%) EMC
13 6 (4.88%) IBM
14 5 (4.07%) SAP
14 5 (4.07%) Apple
15 4 (3.25%) Aruba
15 4 (3.25%) WatchGuard
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