Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Certification
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 102 94
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8 -18
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 44 53 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.49% 1.48% 1.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.14% 9.57% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 36
Manchester median daily rate £410 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% +13.21% -11.67%
10th Percentile £219 £213 £229
90th Percentile £570 £538 £481
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £371
% change year-on-year +2.50% +7.74% +0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.22% -55.00% +138.81%
10th Percentile £39.00 £16.50 £37.50
90th Percentile £41.00 £19.50 £42.50
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +77.78% - -

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 434 554 555
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.70% 15.44% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 321 273
Manchester median daily rate £400 £420 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.75% +6.43%
10th Percentile £163 £205 £225
90th Percentile £575 £588 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £423 £400
% change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 11
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.21% - -6.93%
10th Percentile £13.52 £12.21 £9.50
90th Percentile £55.00 £33.53 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £38.13 £26.25 £30.52
% change year-on-year +45.24% -13.99% +45.33%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Manchester

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Manchester

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Manchester

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Manchester

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 5 £500 - 3
Rochdale - 1 £500 - 5
Cisco Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 35 (79.55%) Cisco
2 26 (59.09%) CCNA
3 22 (50.00%) CCNP
4 20 (45.45%) Juniper
5 17 (38.64%) Firewall
6 16 (36.36%) CCIE
7 14 (31.82%) VPN
8 13 (29.55%) MPLS
9 11 (25.00%) ITIL
9 11 (25.00%) Network Design
10 10 (22.73%) LAN
10 10 (22.73%) WAN
10 10 (22.73%) CheckPoint
11 9 (20.45%) Ethernet
11 9 (20.45%) JNCIP
11 9 (20.45%) Network Security
12 8 (18.18%) JNCIE
12 8 (18.18%) Wireless
12 8 (18.18%) BGP
12 8 (18.18%) Project Management
12 8 (18.18%) Change Management
13 7 (15.91%) Broadband
13 7 (15.91%) VLAN
14 6 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (13.64%) Windows
14 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
14 6 (13.64%) BT
15 5 (11.36%) CCIE Routing and Switching
15 5 (11.36%) Process Improvement
15 5 (11.36%) User Experience

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) IaaS
1 2 (4.55%) PaaS
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) Firewall
2 14 (31.82%) VPN
3 13 (29.55%) MPLS
4 10 (22.73%) LAN
4 10 (22.73%) WAN
5 9 (20.45%) Ethernet
5 9 (20.45%) Network Security
6 8 (18.18%) BGP
6 8 (18.18%) Wireless
7 7 (15.91%) Broadband
7 7 (15.91%) VLAN
8 6 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
9 5 (11.36%) DNS
10 4 (9.09%) IGMP
10 4 (9.09%) OSPF
11 3 (6.82%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (6.82%) DHCP
11 3 (6.82%) SSL
12 2 (4.55%) VoIP
General
1 2 (4.55%) Back Office
1 2 (4.55%) Legal
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Architect
2 8 (18.18%) Design Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) IP Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Network Architect
3 7 (15.91%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) IP Design Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) IP Network Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Juniper Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Network Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Network Security Specialist
5 5 (11.36%) Network Specialist
5 5 (11.36%) Security Specialist
6 4 (9.09%) Core Network Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Core Network Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) IP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) User Experience
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.82%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.55%) Mac OS
3 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) ITIL
1 11 (25.00%) Network Design
2 8 (18.18%) Change Management
2 8 (18.18%) Project Management
3 5 (11.36%) Process Improvement
3 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
4 4 (9.09%) Service Management
5 3 (6.82%) ITSM
5 3 (6.82%) SIEM
6 2 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.55%) DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.55%) Network Architecture
6 2 (4.55%) Network Management
6 2 (4.55%) Open Source
6 2 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.55%) SFIA
6 2 (4.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (59.09%) CCNA
2 22 (50.00%) CCNP
3 16 (36.36%) CCIE
4 9 (20.45%) JNCIP
5 8 (18.18%) JNCIE
6 5 (11.36%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 4 (9.09%) CCDP
7 4 (9.09%) CCSP
7 4 (9.09%) CISSP
8 3 (6.82%) MCSE
8 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
9 2 (4.55%) A+ Certification
9 2 (4.55%) CCIE Service Provider
9 2 (4.55%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) CISM
9 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (4.55%) MCSA
9 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 35 (79.55%) Cisco
2 20 (45.45%) Juniper
3 10 (22.73%) CheckPoint
4 6 (13.64%) BT
5 4 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 4 (9.09%) F5
6 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.82%) Palo Alto
6 3 (6.82%) Redback
7 2 (4.55%) Aruba
7 2 (4.55%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.55%) Huawei
7 2 (4.55%) Remedy
8 1 (2.27%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (2.27%) Ericsson
8 1 (2.27%) McAfee
8 1 (2.27%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.27%) Sonus
8 1 (2.27%) VMware