The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 71 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 34 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.01% 2.03% 1.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.44% 15.22% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 10 14
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £350 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
Cisco Certification
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
253 138 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.97% 13.37% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 87 69
Average daily rate £385 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £442 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Average hourly rate £17.77 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £13.38 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £16.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 58 (96.67%) Cisco
2 44 (73.33%) CCNP
3 39 (65.00%) CCNA
4 35 (58.33%) Firewall
5 23 (38.33%) Network Security
6 21 (35.00%) WAN
7 18 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (28.33%) F5
9 16 (26.67%) Load Balancing
10 15 (25.00%) Internet
11 14 (23.33%) VMware
12 13 (21.67%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (21.67%) BGP
12 13 (21.67%) CheckPoint
12 13 (21.67%) DMZ
13 12 (20.00%) MPLS
14 11 (18.33%) EIGRP
14 11 (18.33%) HP
14 11 (18.33%) LAN
15 9 (15.00%) Windows
16 8 (13.33%) Ethernet
16 8 (13.33%) CCIE
16 8 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (13.33%) FCoE
16 8 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
17 7 (11.67%) TippingPoint
17 7 (11.67%) Linux
17 7 (11.67%) ITIL
17 7 (11.67%) CCDP
17 7 (11.67%) SAN

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 35 (58.33%) Firewall
2 23 (38.33%) Network Security
3 21 (35.00%) WAN
4 18 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (25.00%) Internet
6 13 (21.67%) BGP
6 13 (21.67%) DMZ
6 13 (21.67%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (20.00%) MPLS
8 11 (18.33%) EIGRP
8 11 (18.33%) LAN
9 8 (13.33%) Ethernet
9 8 (13.33%) FCoE
9 8 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (11.67%) SAN
11 6 (10.00%) WLAN
12 5 (8.33%) OSPF
12 5 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 4 (6.67%) VPN
13 4 (6.67%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) MySQL
1 1 (1.67%) Informix
General
1 4 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (6.67%) Network Support
3 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (5.00%) Network Analyst
4 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (5.00%) Analyst
4 3 (5.00%) Network Designer
4 3 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (5.00%) Designer
5 2 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (3.33%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (3.33%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (3.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (3.33%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Replication
4 1 (1.67%) Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) Wiki
4 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.67%) DataPower
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.67%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Windows
2 7 (11.67%) Linux
3 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.67%) UNIX
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 7 (11.67%) ITIL
3 6 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 4 (6.67%) Migration
4 4 (6.67%) Network Design
4 4 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 4 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (5.00%) Change Management
5 3 (5.00%) Project Management
6 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.33%) Validation
6 2 (3.33%) Information Security
6 2 (3.33%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.33%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (3.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.67%) DevOps
7 1 (1.67%) Change Control
7 1 (1.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) Lisp
2 4 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.67%) Perl
3 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (73.33%) CCNP
2 39 (65.00%) CCNA
3 8 (13.33%) CCIE
3 8 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (11.67%) CCDP
5 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (10.00%) MCSE
6 5 (8.33%) CCSP
7 4 (6.67%) CISSP
8 3 (5.00%) MCITP
8 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.33%) Degree
9 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.33%) MCTS
9 2 (3.33%) CCDA
10 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.67%) CCVP
10 1 (1.67%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.67%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.67%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.33%) NFS
2 5 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) OPNET
2 4 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.67%) Cacti
4 1 (1.67%) Opsview
4 1 (1.67%) Graphite
4 1 (1.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 58 (96.67%) Cisco
2 17 (28.33%) F5
3 14 (23.33%) VMware
4 13 (21.67%) CheckPoint
5 11 (18.33%) HP
6 7 (11.67%) TippingPoint
7 6 (10.00%) IBM
7 6 (10.00%) BMC
8 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
9 4 (6.67%) Blue Coat
9 4 (6.67%) Aruba
10 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle
10 3 (5.00%) Motorola
10 3 (5.00%) Citrix
10 3 (5.00%) Juniper
11 2 (3.33%) Intel
11 2 (3.33%) Nortel
11 2 (3.33%) Riverbed
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