The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Cisco Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Engineer
Rank 141 143 127
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 17 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.28% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
Median daily rate £388 £213 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.35% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £187 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £293 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £51.67 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +106.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £34.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +37.33%
Cisco Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3567 3534 2939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.94% 95.03% 95.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2223 2055 1581
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 195 176
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.16 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.17% -7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.43 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Cisco Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title.

Cisco Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cisco Engineer
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 Engineer across the North West region.

Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Cisco Engineer
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 Engineer across the North West region.

Cisco Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Cisco Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Manchester +5 11 £350 +33.33% 2
Cheshire +4 5 £413 -
Merseyside -3 2 £400 - 1
Cisco Engineer
England

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, Cisco Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (63.89%) Firewall
3 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (52.78%) CCNP
5 14 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (36.11%) LAN
6 13 (36.11%) WAN
7 11 (30.56%) CheckPoint
8 10 (27.78%) Juniper
8 10 (27.78%) CCNA
9 9 (25.00%) VoIP
10 8 (22.22%) BGP
10 8 (22.22%) Wireless
11 7 (19.44%) MPLS
11 7 (19.44%) Windows
11 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
11 7 (19.44%) VPN
12 6 (16.67%) IP Telephony
12 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 6 (16.67%) DNS
12 6 (16.67%) CCIE
12 6 (16.67%) OSPF
12 6 (16.67%) EIGRP
13 5 (13.89%) DHCP
13 5 (13.89%) SNMP
13 5 (13.89%) F5
13 5 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (13.89%) Fortinet
14 4 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (11.11%) Network Security

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (63.89%) Firewall
2 14 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (36.11%) LAN
3 13 (36.11%) WAN
4 9 (25.00%) VoIP
5 8 (22.22%) BGP
5 8 (22.22%) Wireless
6 7 (19.44%) MPLS
6 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
6 7 (19.44%) VPN
7 6 (16.67%) DNS
7 6 (16.67%) EIGRP
7 6 (16.67%) IP Telephony
7 6 (16.67%) OSPF
8 5 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (13.89%) DHCP
8 5 (13.89%) SNMP
9 4 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (11.11%) Network Security
10 3 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) 802.1X
1 2 (5.56%) WAP
2 1 (2.78%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Statistics
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.56%) Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.11%) ITIL
1 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (8.33%) Migration
2 3 (8.33%) Network Design
3 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (5.56%) Service Management
3 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (5.56%) Web Filtering
4 1 (2.78%) Coaching
4 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.78%) Investment Management
4 1 (2.78%) Network Management
4 1 (2.78%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) Perl
1 1 (2.78%) Python
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (52.78%) CCNP
3 10 (27.78%) CCNA
4 6 (16.67%) CCIE
4 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.56%) CCDP
7 1 (2.78%) CNE
7 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.78%) MCSA
7 1 (2.78%) MCSE
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.78%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (2.78%) Cacti
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (30.56%) CheckPoint
3 10 (27.78%) Juniper
4 5 (13.89%) F5
4 5 (13.89%) Fortinet
5 4 (11.11%) Palo Alto
6 3 (8.33%) Citrix
6 3 (8.33%) Veeam
7 2 (5.56%) Aruba
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.56%) Nokia
7 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.78%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.78%) Meraki
8 1 (2.78%) Nortel
8 1 (2.78%) Novell
8 1 (2.78%) Polycom
8 1 (2.78%) Siemens
8 1 (2.78%) Sophos