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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Engineer
Rank 136 158 124
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 19 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.29% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.31% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 7
Median daily rate £375 £350 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £414 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £17.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £22.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -15.89%
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
3343 4210 2992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.38% 95.14% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2124 2572 1701
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 209 197
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.33 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% +7.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 September 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 -4 8 £363 +3.57% 4
Cheshire +6 6 £305 -26.50%
Merseyside - 4 £400 -
Cisco Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 41 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (60.98%) Firewall
3 23 (56.10%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (43.90%) CCNP
5 15 (36.59%) LAN
5 15 (36.59%) WAN
6 12 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (26.83%) CheckPoint
8 10 (24.39%) Juniper
9 9 (21.95%) MPLS
9 9 (21.95%) BGP
9 9 (21.95%) CCNA
9 9 (21.95%) CCIE
9 9 (21.95%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (19.51%) Windows
10 8 (19.51%) F5
11 7 (17.07%) VoIP
11 7 (17.07%) DNS
11 7 (17.07%) EIGRP
11 7 (17.07%) Wireless
11 7 (17.07%) OSPF
12 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
12 6 (14.63%) VPN
12 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
12 6 (14.63%) Network Design
12 6 (14.63%) Fortinet
12 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
13 5 (12.20%) Network Security
13 5 (12.20%) NetScreen
13 5 (12.20%) DHCP

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 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (60.98%) Firewall
2 15 (36.59%) LAN
2 15 (36.59%) WAN
3 12 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (21.95%) BGP
4 9 (21.95%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (21.95%) MPLS
5 7 (17.07%) DNS
5 7 (17.07%) EIGRP
5 7 (17.07%) OSPF
5 7 (17.07%) VoIP
5 7 (17.07%) Wireless
6 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
6 6 (14.63%) VPN
7 5 (12.20%) DHCP
7 5 (12.20%) NetScreen
7 5 (12.20%) Network Security
8 4 (9.76%) BIG-IP
8 4 (9.76%) SNMP
9 3 (7.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) 802.1X
1 2 (4.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.88%) Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) Network Design
2 4 (9.76%) Migration
2 4 (9.76%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (4.88%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (4.88%) ITIL
4 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.88%) Service Management
4 2 (4.88%) Time Management
4 2 (4.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (2.44%) Change Control
5 1 (2.44%) Investment Management
5 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.44%) Network Management
5 1 (2.44%) Network Optimisation
5 1 (2.44%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.44%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (56.10%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (43.90%) CCNP
3 9 (21.95%) CCIE
3 9 (21.95%) CCNA
4 3 (7.32%) CCDP
4 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) CCDA
5 1 (2.44%) CNE
5 1 (2.44%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.44%) MCSA
5 1 (2.44%) MCSE
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.44%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.44%) Novell Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Cacti
1 2 (4.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (26.83%) CheckPoint
3 10 (24.39%) Juniper
4 8 (19.51%) F5
5 6 (14.63%) Fortinet
5 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.32%) Citrix
6 3 (7.32%) Palo Alto
6 3 (7.32%) Veeam
7 2 (4.88%) Kaspersky
7 2 (4.88%) Nokia
7 2 (4.88%) Polycom
7 2 (4.88%) Siemens
7 2 (4.88%) Splunk
8 1 (2.44%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.44%) HP
8 1 (2.44%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.44%) Novell
8 1 (2.44%) Sophos
8 1 (2.44%) VMware